Mahaney Center for the Arts 125
In this space you can project from the podium computer, a laptop with VGA or HDMI, play a DVD or Blu-ray disc, and from a document camera.
Power on the System Press the power icon on the touch screen to go to the main menu. This will turn on the projector and lower the screen.
Lights You can control the lights from the left buttons on the touch panel.
Volume You can control the volume in the room from the large dial on the touch panel. Be aware that the audio mute is not active if you need sound. The audio mute icon on the touch screen will be light blue and the audio mute button on the right side of the touch panel will be flashing.
Projecting from a Laptop Press the Laptop icon then choose the HDMI or VGA source. Connect the appropriate cable to your computer. If you have a Mac, you may need a dongle to connect. If you have problems projecting, contact the Helpdesk at x2200 and request Media Services support.
Projecting from Apple TV
Press the Apple TV icon. Then find the AirPlay icon on your device or go to System Preferences > Displays, choose MCA125 from the drop down menu. Enter the code that displays on the projector screen (the code changes). Audio should automatically play through the room speakers.
Projecting from the Document Camera Press the Doc Cam icon. Press the power button, it will turn blue when it is on.
Playing a Movie Press the Blu-ray or DVD/VCR icon. We recommend playing both Blu-ray and DVDs from the Blu-ray player but you can also use the DVD player on the Combo DVD/VCR player. Insert your movie and press play. You can control the Blu-ray and DVD/VCR player from the touch panel.
Please be sure to power off the system when you are finished
Using the Microphones
The microphones are stored in the drawer in the podium.
You may need to replace the batteries.
To adjust the volume of the microphones, press the Mic Control icon on the touch panel at th ebottom of the screen.
PLEASE, remember to bring AA batteries with you!