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'''Davis Family Library 201 - Watson Lecture Hall'''
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'''Davis Family Library 201 - Watson Lecture Hall'''  
  
In this space you can project from a VGA cable, watch a Laser Disc, VHS, and DVD.  There are are 3 screens in this room.  One large screen that covers the entire white board, this is recommended for showing a film.  he 2 smaller screens can come down side by side allowing you to show to different things at once, such as projecting from a laptop and showing a DVD.
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In this room you can project from a laptop, watch a DVD, VHS, and Laser Disc and project documents from a document camera.
  
'''Starting the System''' - Touch the touchpanel screen anywhere, this will take you to the main menu.  If you choose Video Screening, this will take you another screen with all the source options.  It will automatically lower the large center screen. If you choose Classroom Presentation, it will take you to another page with all the source options.  You will need to select your source and then the screen you want it to project on, then the screen will lower.
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This room has 3 screens that can be projected on. One in the center (Video Screening) and two side by side (Classroom presentation). If you only want to project from one source such as a showing a DVD you would want to use the Video Screening mode, this has a larger center screen. If you are doing a presentation and would like to project from a laptop and show a clip from a VHS at the same time then you would want to use Classroom Presentation mode.
  
'''Projecting from VGA''' - Push the Laptop icon at the top of the touchpanel screen.  If you are using Classroom Presentation, you will need to select which screen you want it to go to.  Connect the VGA cable to your computer.  If you have a Mac, you will the appropriate adapter/dongle.  If you do not have one, you can loan one from the circulation desk.  You should have projection. If you do not have projection, go to the troubleshooting section of this document.
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You can control the lighting, there are 4 different settings that will improve the projected image if the lights are turned down, volume, screens, and shades.
  
'''Watching a DVD''' - Push the DVD icon at the top of the touchpanel screen.  If you are using Classroom Presentation mode you will need to select which projector you want to send it to.  Insert your disc and press play.  You can control the DVD player from the touchpanel.  You can play, pause, stop, fast forward, rewind, Skip forward, skip backward, and navigate the DVD Menu. 
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'''Projecting from a Laptop'''
  
'''Watching a VHS''' - Push the VCR icon at the top of the touchpanel screen.  If you are using Classroom Presentation mode you will need to select which screen to send it to. Insert your tape and press play.  You can control the VCR from the touchpanel.  You can play, pause, stop, fast forward, and rewind.  
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*Press the Laptop icon at the top of the touchpanel screen
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*Connect the VGA cable to you computer
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*Power on your computerYou should have projection, if you do not go to go/troubleshoot for troubleshooting tips on computer projection.
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*IF YOU HAVE A MAC, you will need the appropriate dongle/adapter to connect your computer to the VGA cable.
  
'''Watching a LaserDisc''' - Press the Aux Video icon at the top of the touchpanel screen.  If you are using Classroom Presentation mode you will need to select which screen you want it to go to.  Insert your disc and press play.  You will have control the Laser Disc player from the device, there are no touchpanel controls. 
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'''Watching a DVD/Listening to a CD'''
  
'''Projecting from the Document Camera''' - Press the Aux VGA icon at the top of the touchpanel screen.  If you are using Classroom Presentation mode you will need to select which projector to send it to.  Power on the Document Camera, you can play with the buttons on the device to find the display options you are looking for.
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*Press the DVD icon at the top of the touchpanel screen
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*Power on the DVD player
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*Insert your disc and press play. You can control the DVD player from the touchpanel. You can play, pause, stop, fast forward, rewind, skip forward, and skip back.
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'''Watching a VHS'''
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*Press the VCR icon at the top of the touchpanel screen
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*Power on the DVD player
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*Insert your tape and press play. You can control the VCR from the touchpanel. You can play, pause, stop, fast forward, and rewind.
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'''Document Camera'''
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*Press the AUX VGA icon at the top of the touchpanel screen
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*Power on the Document Camera. You can adjust the zoom and focus of the camera.
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'''Cable TV''' - This does not work in this classroom.
  
 
'''Please remember to turn the system off when you are finished.'''
 
'''Please remember to turn the system off when you are finished.'''

Revision as of 12:18, 5 February 2014

Davis Family Library 201 - Watson Lecture Hall

In this room you can project from a laptop, watch a DVD, VHS, and Laser Disc and project documents from a document camera.

This room has 3 screens that can be projected on. One in the center (Video Screening) and two side by side (Classroom presentation). If you only want to project from one source such as a showing a DVD you would want to use the Video Screening mode, this has a larger center screen. If you are doing a presentation and would like to project from a laptop and show a clip from a VHS at the same time then you would want to use Classroom Presentation mode.

You can control the lighting, there are 4 different settings that will improve the projected image if the lights are turned down, volume, screens, and shades.

Projecting from a Laptop

  • Press the Laptop icon at the top of the touchpanel screen
  • Connect the VGA cable to you computer
  • Power on your computer. You should have projection, if you do not go to go/troubleshoot for troubleshooting tips on computer projection.
  • IF YOU HAVE A MAC, you will need the appropriate dongle/adapter to connect your computer to the VGA cable.

Watching a DVD/Listening to a CD

  • Press the DVD icon at the top of the touchpanel screen
  • Power on the DVD player
  • Insert your disc and press play. You can control the DVD player from the touchpanel. You can play, pause, stop, fast forward, rewind, skip forward, and skip back.

Watching a VHS

  • Press the VCR icon at the top of the touchpanel screen
  • Power on the DVD player
  • Insert your tape and press play. You can control the VCR from the touchpanel. You can play, pause, stop, fast forward, and rewind.

Document Camera

  • Press the AUX VGA icon at the top of the touchpanel screen
  • Power on the Document Camera. You can adjust the zoom and focus of the camera.

Cable TV - This does not work in this classroom.

Please remember to turn the system off when you are finished.

If you are having difficulties projecting, go to go/troubleshoot or call x2200 for help.

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