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'''MBH 216 Classroom Instructions'''
 
'''MBH 216 Classroom Instructions'''
  
You can project from the desktop computer, laptop, document camera, and watch DVDs, VHS and BluRay discs.  You can also hook up extra pieces of media equipment like a laser disk player or camera etc. 
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'''Using the Media Equipment'''
Press the screen of the touch panel firmly until it lights up, touch again firmly where indicated to go to the home screen. There is a 60 second delay to allow the projector to warm up.  During this warm up time, the projector cannot be used.
 
  
'''Lights''' - You can control the lights from the touch panel, on and off and there are three settings: full, note taking, video.  
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You can project from the desktop computer, laptop, project wirelessly from a Mac laptop using Apple TV, the document camera, and watch Blu-ray and DVDs, and VHS. You can also hook up extra pieces of media equipment like a laser disk player or camera etc.  
  
'''Screen Control''' - Press the Screen Control button.  You can also choose to change the aspect ratio from normal, 4:3, to widescreen, 16:9.
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'''Turn the System On'''
  
'''Projecting from Desktop''' - On the main page of the touch panel, touch the computer icon. Choose Installed PC. Press Show on the Projector; this will lower the screen and project your image.
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Press the Start icon to go to the home screen. There is a 60 second delay to allow the projector to warm up. During this warm up time, the projector cannot be used.  
  
'''Projecting from a Laptop''' -  On the main page of the touch panel, touch the computer icon. Choose the Laptop. Connect the VGA cable to your laptop. If you have a Mac you will need the appropriate adapter (dongle). Press Show on the Projector; this will lower the screen and project your image. Ideal resolution for this projector is 1280 x XXX. If you do not have projection, go to the troubleshooting section of this document. 
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'''Lights'''
  
'''Document Camera''' - On the Main page of the touch panel, touch Doc Cam. Turn on the Document Camera.  You can pan, zoom, and move the camera left, right, up, and down around on your document.  Press Show on the Projector; this will lower the screen and project your image.  
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You can control the lights from the touch panel, on and off and there are three settings: full, medium, and video.
  
'''Playing a BluRay''' - On the Main page of the touch panel, touch BluRay DVD. Power on the BluRay player and insert a disc. You can control the BluRay player from the touch panel including play, pause, and previous chapter, scan reverse, stop/eject, rewind, scan forward, next chapter, and DVD Menu. Use the arrow buttons to navigate menus.  Press Show on the Projector; this will lower the screen and project your movie. You can also play regular DVDs in the Blu-ray player if they are Region 1.  If not, you will need to use the regular DVD player.
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'''Screen Control'''
 
'''Playing a VHS''' - On the main page of the touch panel, touch DVD/VCR Combo. On this screen you will need to select your source, DVD or VCR. Power on the combo player, select VCR and insert your tape or disc. You can control the DVD/VHS player from the touch panel including play, stop, scan reverse, scan forward, and pause. Use the arrow buttons to navigate menus.  Press Show on the Projector; this will lower the screen and project your image. 
 
  
'''AUX Sources''' - This is where you can connect an extra piece of equipment such as a VCR or DVD player, camera, etc.
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Press the Screen Control button then you can choose which screen you want to raise or lower.  
  
'''Blanking the Screen''' - If you want to blank the screen again, press Blank the Projector, you have to press this very firmly, you will hear a beep and the button must turn gray with red lettering. If you are switching between sources, ie. Computer and DVD, the screen will stay on the first source until you push the Show on the Projector button, then it will switch to the new source.
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'''Projecting from the Desktop computer'''
  
'''Lectern Capture''' - This device is for Media Services use only.
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* Press the PC icon at the top of the touch panel
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* Choose which projector you want to send it to, Center or Side
  
'''Please remember to shut all equipment off.  Touch the red Shut System Down button on the touch panel, and touch red System Off.'''
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'''Projecting from a Laptop '''
  
'''For troubleshooting tips go to [[Projecting_from_your_Laptop_Computer#What_to_do_if_Your_Computer_doesn.27t_project|go/troubleshoot]] or contact the Helpdesk at x2200.'''
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* Press Laptop VGA or Laptop HDMI icon on the touch panel and connect the appropriate cable to your computer. If you have a Mac and you are using VGA, you will need an adapter. 
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* Choose which projector you want to send it to, Center or Side
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'''Projecting from Apple TV'''
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* Press the Apple TV Mac icon on the touch panel
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* Choose which projector you want to send it to, Center or Side
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* Click the AirPlay icon and choose MBH 220. 
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* Enter the 4 digit code that appears on the projector screen. 
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'''Document Camera'''
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* Press Doc Cam at the top on the right of the touch panel. 
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* Choose the projector you want to send it to, Center or Side. Power on the Document Camera.   
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* The Source button should be green for Presenter.  You may need to turn the lights down in the room and turn the lamp on the Document Camera on. 
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* If the image is too bright or too dark press the Auto White Balance (AWB) or F18 button. 
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* If the image is out of focus, press the Tele or Wide buttons to zoom in or out, the camera will also auto focus.
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'''Playing BluRay '''
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* Press the Blu-ray icon at the top of the touch panel
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* Power on the Blu-ray player and in insert your disc, you will have full control of the Blu-ray player from the touch panel.
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'''Please remember to shut all equipment off. Touch the red Shut System Down button on the touch panel, and touch red System Off. <br>'''<br>
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'''For troubleshooting tips go to [[Projecting_from_your_Laptop_Computer#What_to_do_if_Your_Computer_doesn.27t_project|go/troubleshoot]]'''

Revision as of 11:11, 6 January 2017

MBH 216 Classroom Instructions

Using the Media Equipment

You can project from the desktop computer, laptop, project wirelessly from a Mac laptop using Apple TV, the document camera, and watch Blu-ray and DVDs, and VHS. You can also hook up extra pieces of media equipment like a laser disk player or camera etc.

Turn the System On

Press the Start icon to go to the home screen. There is a 60 second delay to allow the projector to warm up. During this warm up time, the projector cannot be used.

Lights

You can control the lights from the touch panel, on and off and there are three settings: full, medium, and video.

Screen Control

Press the Screen Control button then you can choose which screen you want to raise or lower.

Projecting from the Desktop computer

  • Press the PC icon at the top of the touch panel
  • Choose which projector you want to send it to, Center or Side

Projecting from a Laptop

  • Press Laptop VGA or Laptop HDMI icon on the touch panel and connect the appropriate cable to your computer. If you have a Mac and you are using VGA, you will need an adapter.
  • Choose which projector you want to send it to, Center or Side

Projecting from Apple TV

  • Press the Apple TV Mac icon on the touch panel
  • Choose which projector you want to send it to, Center or Side
  • Click the AirPlay icon and choose MBH 220.
  • Enter the 4 digit code that appears on the projector screen.

Document Camera

  • Press Doc Cam at the top on the right of the touch panel.
  • Choose the projector you want to send it to, Center or Side. Power on the Document Camera.
  • The Source button should be green for Presenter. You may need to turn the lights down in the room and turn the lamp on the Document Camera on.
  • If the image is too bright or too dark press the Auto White Balance (AWB) or F18 button.
  • If the image is out of focus, press the Tele or Wide buttons to zoom in or out, the camera will also auto focus.

Playing BluRay

  • Press the Blu-ray icon at the top of the touch panel
  • Power on the Blu-ray player and in insert your disc, you will have full control of the Blu-ray player from the touch panel.


Please remember to shut all equipment off. Touch the red Shut System Down button on the touch panel, and touch red System Off.

For troubleshooting tips go to go/troubleshoot