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Using Media Equipment

You can project from the desktop computer, laptop, and watch DVDs, VHS and BluRay discs. You can also hook up of media equipment like a laser disk player or camera etc.
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 the 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 and video.

Projecting from Desktop - On the main page of the touch panel, touch Installed Comp. Press Show on the Projector; this will lower the screen and project your image.

Projecting from a Laptop - Connect the VGA cable to your laptop. One the Main page of the touch panel, push Laptop. If you are using 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.

Document Camera - The icon is here for the document camera but the device is not currently available in this room.

Playing BluRay - On the Main page of the touch panel, touch BluRay DVD. Power on the BluRay player and insert your 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 image.

Playing a VHS and DVD - 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 or DVD 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 movie.

AUX Sources - This is where you can connect an extra piece of equipment such as a VCR or DVD player, camera, etc.

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.

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 or contact the Helpdesk at x2200.

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