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Difference between revisions of "Atwater SMART Classroom Guide"

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4. Control the equipment you want to use with the Touch Panel system, including room lights, projection screen, VCR, your laptop computer, DVD/CD player, and auxiliary computer and video equipment. From most control screens you can also:
 
4. Control the equipment you want to use with the Touch Panel system, including room lights, projection screen, VCR, your laptop computer, DVD/CD player, and auxiliary computer and video equipment. From most control screens you can also:
• Touch Screen Control to lower or raise the projection screen.
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• Touch Screen Control to lower or raise the projection screen.
• Touch   to change the room lighting.
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• Touch to change the room lighting.
• Touch the up arrow or down arrow  to increase or decrease the level of sound.
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• Touch the up arrow or down arrow  to increase or decrease the level of sound.
• Touch   to return to the main menu to access the Shutdown procedure.
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• Touch main menu to return to the main menu to access the Shutdown procedure.
 
5. When you are finished:
 
5. When you are finished:
a. Touch , then touch   to end your session.  The Shutdown Warning displays.
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a. Touch main menu, then touch system shutdown to end your session.  The Shutdown Warning displays.
b. Touch   to end your session or touch   if you’ve started the shutdown process by mistake.
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b. Touch yes to end your session or touch cancel if you’ve started the shutdown process by mistake.
 
Note:  You cannot turn the projection system back on for 3 minutes after shutdown.
 
Note:  You cannot turn the projection system back on for 3 minutes after shutdown.
 
c. Please return the portable Touch Panel to its charging station next to the telephone.
 
c. Please return the portable Touch Panel to its charging station next to the telephone.
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'''Screen Controls'''
 
'''Screen Controls'''
1. On any screen, touch .
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1. On any screen, touch screen control.
2. Touch   or   to raise or lower the screen.
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2. Touch up arrow or down arrow to raise or lower the screen.
  
 
'''Room Light Controls'''
 
'''Room Light Controls'''
1. On any screen, touch   to control the room lights.
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1. On any screen, touch lighting controls to control the room lights.
2. Touch , , , , or   to achieve the desired lighting level.
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2. Touch full, medium, low, video, or off to achieve the desired lighting level.
 
 
  
  
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•   fast-forwards the video by chapter; each touch forwards by one chapter.
 
•   fast-forwards the video by chapter; each touch forwards by one chapter.
 
6. Sound volume is increased or decreased by touching  or  , on the Touch Panel.
 
6. Sound volume is increased or decreased by touching  or  , on the Touch Panel.
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7. To activate the DVD menu, touch  , the menu on the disc will display on the projection screen.
 
7. To activate the DVD menu, touch  , the menu on the disc will display on the projection screen.
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Notes:  It is important that everything is turned off to protect the integrity of the security system and extend the life of the electronic equipment.
 
Notes:  It is important that everything is turned off to protect the integrity of the security system and extend the life of the electronic equipment.
 
You must remove your media from the equipment in the racks BEFORE you turn off the system power.
 
You must remove your media from the equipment in the racks BEFORE you turn off the system power.
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Projection From The VCR
 
Projection From The VCR
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• If you want a medium blue blank image projected onto the screen during forward scan, touch  , then  (you can monitor progress with the time indicator on the VCR).
 
• If you want a medium blue blank image projected onto the screen during forward scan, touch  , then  (you can monitor progress with the time indicator on the VCR).
 
• If you want to scan the video in fast forward and have it display on the screen, touch  while the video is in Play mode.
 
• If you want to scan the video in fast forward and have it display on the screen, touch  while the video is in Play mode.
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5. Sound volume is increased or decreased by touching  or  , on the Touch Panel.
 
5. Sound volume is increased or decreased by touching  or  , on the Touch Panel.
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Notes:  It is important that everything is turned off to protect the integrity of the security system and extend the life of the electronic equipment.
 
Notes:  It is important that everything is turned off to protect the integrity of the security system and extend the life of the electronic equipment.
 
You must remove your media from the equipment in the racks BEFORE you turn off the system power.
 
You must remove your media from the equipment in the racks BEFORE you turn off the system power.
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Playing A CD
 
Playing A CD
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6. Sound volume is increased or decreased by touching  or  , on the Touch Panel.
 
6. Sound volume is increased or decreased by touching  or  , on the Touch Panel.
 
7. Remove the CD by pressing  (Open/Close) on the DVD player.
 
7. Remove the CD by pressing  (Open/Close) on the DVD player.
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8. When you are finished:
 
8. When you are finished:
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Notes:  It is important that everything is turned off to protect the integrity of the security system and extend the life of the electronic equipment.
 
Notes:  It is important that everything is turned off to protect the integrity of the security system and extend the life of the electronic equipment.
 
You must remove your media from the equipment in the racks BEFORE you turn off the system power.
 
You must remove your media from the equipment in the racks BEFORE you turn off the system power.
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Projection From Auxiliary Equipment
 
Projection From Auxiliary Equipment
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•   - To use this option, connect your video equipment to the inputs in the equipment rack labeled Video.
 
•   - To use this option, connect your video equipment to the inputs in the equipment rack labeled Video.
 
•   - To use this option, connect your video equipment to the inputs in the equipment rack labeled S-Video.
 
•   - To use this option, connect your video equipment to the inputs in the equipment rack labeled S-Video.
5. Sound volume is increased or decreased by touching  or  , on the Touch Panel.
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5. Sound volume is increased or decreased by touching  or  , on the Touch Panel.
 
6. When you are finished:
 
6. When you are finished:
 
a. Touch  , then touch  to end your session.  The Shutdown Warning displays.
 
a. Touch  , then touch  to end your session.  The Shutdown Warning displays.
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b. Touch  to end your session or touch  if you’ve started the shutdown process by mistake.
 
b. Touch  to end your session or touch  if you’ve started the shutdown process by mistake.

Revision as of 14:05, 6 September 2012

Atwater Commons Seminar Room (A100)

Location Of Equipment Atwater Commons Seminar Room A100 is equipped with a projection system that accepts input from a laptop computer, a VCR, a DVD player, an auxiliary computer and video equipment and projects the output onto the screen at the front of the room for display. You can also play CDs in the DVD player. All equipment is controlled by the Touch Panel system. The relevant equipment is located at:

Equipment Location

Touch Panel A small screen on a shelf near the telephone

Projector Hanging from the ceiling

Projection screen In ceiling pocket at the front of the room

Computer network cable Plugged into the wall under the telephone

Computer interface cables Emerge from a metal plate in the floor under the front table

VCR In the equipment rack

DVD player In the equipment rack

Auxiliary equipment adaptors In the equipment rack

Using The Touch Panel The control system for audio-visual equipment in this room is incorporated in the portable Touch Panel system. You may move the Touch Panel around the room, if you desire, but please return it to its charging unit when you are finished. An overview of your interaction with the Touch Panel system is: 1. Touch the Touch Panel screen anywhere to activate it. Note that you should use a deliberate pressing motion when interacting with the controls rather than a light tap or a hard jab. 2. When the Atwater Commons Seminar Room screen appears, touch the Touch Panel screen anywhere to access the main menu. 3. Touch the button for the equipment you want to use. The projection screen will descend and the projector powers on.


4. Control the equipment you want to use with the Touch Panel system, including room lights, projection screen, VCR, your laptop computer, DVD/CD player, and auxiliary computer and video equipment. From most control screens you can also: • Touch Screen Control to lower or raise the projection screen. • Touch to change the room lighting. • Touch the up arrow or down arrow to increase or decrease the level of sound. • Touch main menu to return to the main menu to access the Shutdown procedure. 5. When you are finished: a. Touch main menu, then touch system shutdown to end your session. The Shutdown Warning displays. b. Touch yes to end your session or touch cancel if you’ve started the shutdown process by mistake. Note: You cannot turn the projection system back on for 3 minutes after shutdown. c. Please return the portable Touch Panel to its charging station next to the telephone.

Notes: It is important that everything is turned off to protect the integrity of the security system and extend the life of the electronic equipment. You must remove your media from the equipment in the racks BEFORE you turn off the system power.


Screen Controls 1. On any screen, touch screen control. 2. Touch up arrow or down arrow to raise or lower the screen.

Room Light Controls 1. On any screen, touch lighting controls to control the room lights. 2. Touch full, medium, low, video, or off to achieve the desired lighting level.




Projection From The DVD Player 1. Follow steps 1-3 in the section Using The Touch Panel. 2. Touch on the menu. The DVD Controls menu displays. 3. Press Open/Close on the DVD player and load the media into the player. 4. Press Open/Close on the DVD player again to close it. 5. Several buttons on the DVD Controls menu help you control the viewing of your video. • reverses the DVD by one chapter; each touch of the button reverses play by one chapter. • touch to play in reverse. • begins play. • pauses the DVD leaving the image on the screen. • One touch of stops the DVD and projects a medium blue blank image on the screen. The DVD will restart from the point where you stopped. To cancel the resume feature, touch again. • touch to fast forward. • fast-forwards the video by chapter; each touch forwards by one chapter. 6. Sound volume is increased or decreased by touching or , on the Touch Panel.


7. To activate the DVD menu, touch , the menu on the disc will display on the projection screen. a. Touch the arrow buttons to move around the menu ( , , , ). b. Touch to select a highlighted feature. c. Touch to return to the DVD Controls menu. 8. Remove the DVD by pressing Open/Close on the DVD player. 9. When you are finished: a. Touch , then touch to end your session. The Shutdown Warning displays. b. Touch to end your session or touch if you’ve started the shutdown process by mistake. Note: You cannot turn the projection system back on for 3 minutes after shutdown. c. Please return the portable Touch Panel to its charging station next to the telephone.

Notes: It is important that everything is turned off to protect the integrity of the security system and extend the life of the electronic equipment. You must remove your media from the equipment in the racks BEFORE you turn off the system power.


Projection From The VCR 1. Follow steps 1-3 in the section Using The Touch Panel. 2. Touch on the menu. The VHS Deck Controls menu displays. 3. Load the video into the VCR; it begins to play automatically, if the cassette’s tab is broken. 4. Several buttons on the menu help you control the viewing of your movie. • reverses the video. • If you want a medium blue blank image projected onto the screen during reverse play, touch , then . • If you want to scan the video in fast reverse and have it display on the screen, touch while the video is in Play mode. • begins video play. • pauses the video leaving the image on the screen. • stops the video and projects a medium blue blank image on the screen. • performs a fast-forward scan of the video. • If you want a medium blue blank image projected onto the screen during forward scan, touch , then (you can monitor progress with the time indicator on the VCR). • If you want to scan the video in fast forward and have it display on the screen, touch while the video is in Play mode.


5. Sound volume is increased or decreased by touching or , on the Touch Panel. 6. Remove the video by pressing (Eject) on the VCR. 7. When you are finished: a. Touch , then touch to end your session. The Shutdown Warning displays. b. Touch to end your session or touch if you’ve started the shutdown process by mistake. Note: You cannot turn the projection system back on for 3 minutes after shutdown. c. Please return the portable Touch Panel to its charging station next to the telephone.

Notes: It is important that everything is turned off to protect the integrity of the security system and extend the life of the electronic equipment. You must remove your media from the equipment in the racks BEFORE you turn off the system power.


Playing A CD 1. Follow steps 1-3 in the section Using The Touch Panel. 2. Touch on the menu. The CD Controls menu displays. 3. Press (Open/Close) on the DVD player and load the CD into the player. 4. Press (Open/Close) on the DVD player again to close it. 5. Several buttons on the CD Controls menu help you control the play of the CD. • begins play at the beginning of the previous track. • begins play. • stops the DVD player. The CD will restart from the point where you stopped. To cancel the resume feature, touch again. • pauses the CD. • begins play at the beginning of the next track. 6. Sound volume is increased or decreased by touching or , on the Touch Panel. 7. Remove the CD by pressing (Open/Close) on the DVD player.


8. When you are finished: a. Touch , then touch to end your session. The Shutdown Warning displays. b. Touch to end your session or touch if you’ve started the shutdown process by mistake. Note: You cannot turn the projection system back on for 3 minutes after shutdown. c. Please return the portable Touch Panel to its charging station next to the telephone.

Notes: It is important that everything is turned off to protect the integrity of the security system and extend the life of the electronic equipment. You must remove your media from the equipment in the racks BEFORE you turn off the system power.


Projection From Auxiliary Equipment A special set of input receptacles is located in the equipment rack. Use them to connect other audio/visual sources such as U-Matic, Beta or multi-standard type VCRs such as PAL or SECAM compatibles. The projectors are compatible with all current video standards. 1. Connect your equipment using special audio and video interconnection cables (contact Media Services) to a special set of receptacles located in the equipment rack. 2. Refer to the device manual for set-up and operating instructions. 3. Follow steps 1-3 in the section Using The Touch Panel. 4. Touch to use an auxiliary video source. A pop-up menu with several options displays. You may choose from the following: • - To use this option, connect your computer to the inputs in the equipment rack labeled Portable Computer. The button on this screen helps you adjust the display if it doesn’t look quite right. • - To use this option, connect your video equipment to the inputs in the equipment rack labeled Video. • - To use this option, connect your video equipment to the inputs in the equipment rack labeled S-Video. 5. Sound volume is increased or decreased by touching or , on the Touch Panel. 6. When you are finished: a. Touch , then touch to end your session. The Shutdown Warning displays.


b. Touch to end your session or touch if you’ve started the shutdown process by mistake. Note: You cannot turn the projection system back on for 3 minutes after shutdown. c. Please return the portable Touch Panel to its charging station next to the telephone.

Notes: It is important that everything is turned off to protect the integrity of the security system and extend the life of the electronic equipment. You must remove your media from the equipment in the racks BEFORE you turn off the system power.

Atwater Commons Dining Seminar Room (D102)

More information for this classroom will be coming soon.

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