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'''MBH 411 Generic Classroom-Laboratory'''
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'''MBH 411 Smart Classroom-Laboratory'''
  
in this room you can project from a laptop and watch a DVD and VHS Video.
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In this space you can project from a laptop using a VGA or HDMI cable, play a Blu-ray or DVD, and bring a VCR to connect.
  
'''Turning on Equipment''' – Press the button for Display On on the Control Panel
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'''Turning System On''' -
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Touch the touch panel screen where indicated to begin.  This will take you to the Main Menu.
  
'''Watching a DVD or VHS''' - Select either the DVD or the VCR button on the button panel. You will need to push the power button on the device, you can also do this with the remote. All functions, such as Play, Pause, Rewind, etc. must be done through the DVD Player/VHS Player or with the remote. PLEASE NOTE!!! Do not push the DVD door closed. Doing this strips the gears and eventually breaks the device. Use the Open/Close button. You can control the room volume from the button panel with the volume dial.
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'''Display''' -
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You can have the system on but turn the projector off or Video Mute, if you are not ready to show what is on the screen.
  
'''Projecting from a Laptop''' - Select Laptop button. There should already be a laptop connected in this room and you only need to log in. If there is no laptop connected, connect VGA cable to your computer and plug the 3.5 Audio cable into the headphone jack if needed. If you have a Mac you will need to the appropriate adapter (dongle) You should have projection, if you do not have projection or the image is cropped, see the Troubleshooting section of this document.
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'''Projecting from VGA''' -
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Push the Laptop VGA icon at the top of the touchpanel screen on the left. Connect the VGA cable to your computer. If you have a Mac will you need the appropriate adapter/dongle. (If you do not have one you can loan one from the circulation desk in the Davis or Armstrong Library) You should have projection.  If you do not have projection you can go to the troubleshoot section of this document.
  
'''Please remember to turn the system off when you are finished.'''
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'''Projecting from HDMI''' -
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Push the Laptop HDMI icon at the top of the touchpanel screen.  Connect the HDMI cable to your computer.  If you have a Mac or a new Windows 8 computer with Mini Display Port, you will need the appropriate adapter/dongle. (If you do not have one you can loan one from the circulation desk at the Davis or Armstrong Library) You should have projection.  If you do not have projection, go to the troubleshooting section of this document.
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'''Play a Blu-ray or DVD''' -
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Push the DVD Blu-ray icon at the top of the touchpanel screen.  Power on the Blu-ray player, Insert your disc and press play.  You can control the Blu-ray player from the touchpanel. You can play, stop, fast forward, rewind, skip forward and skip backward, pause, and  navigate the DVD menu with the arrows on the right.
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'''Aux Video''' -
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This auxiliary input is to connect an external device such as a VCR that uses RCA.  Connect the RCA cable to the red, white, and yellow input on the rack and press the Aux Video icon at the top of the touchpanel screen.
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'''Turning the System Off''' -
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Press the red System Off icon at the the bottom right of the touchpanel screen.  Press the green Power Down icon to confirm.
 
For troubleshooting tips go to [[Projecting_from_your_Laptop_Computer#What_to_do_if_Your_Computer_doesn.27t_project|go/troubleshoot]].
 
For troubleshooting tips go to [[Projecting_from_your_Laptop_Computer#What_to_do_if_Your_Computer_doesn.27t_project|go/troubleshoot]].

Revision as of 14:27, 14 October 2014

MBH 411 Smart Classroom-Laboratory

In this space you can project from a laptop using a VGA or HDMI cable, play a Blu-ray or DVD, and bring a VCR to connect.

Turning System On - Touch the touch panel screen where indicated to begin. This will take you to the Main Menu.

Display - You can have the system on but turn the projector off or Video Mute, if you are not ready to show what is on the screen.

Projecting from VGA - Push the Laptop VGA icon at the top of the touchpanel screen on the left. Connect the VGA cable to your computer. If you have a Mac will you need the appropriate adapter/dongle. (If you do not have one you can loan one from the circulation desk in the Davis or Armstrong Library) You should have projection. If you do not have projection you can go to the troubleshoot section of this document.

Projecting from HDMI - Push the Laptop HDMI icon at the top of the touchpanel screen. Connect the HDMI cable to your computer. If you have a Mac or a new Windows 8 computer with Mini Display Port, you will need the appropriate adapter/dongle. (If you do not have one you can loan one from the circulation desk at the Davis or Armstrong Library) You should have projection. If you do not have projection, go to the troubleshooting section of this document.

Play a Blu-ray or DVD - Push the DVD Blu-ray icon at the top of the touchpanel screen. Power on the Blu-ray player, Insert your disc and press play. You can control the Blu-ray player from the touchpanel. You can play, stop, fast forward, rewind, skip forward and skip backward, pause, and navigate the DVD menu with the arrows on the right.

Aux Video - This auxiliary input is to connect an external device such as a VCR that uses RCA. Connect the RCA cable to the red, white, and yellow input on the rack and press the Aux Video icon at the top of the touchpanel screen.

Turning the System Off - Press the red System Off icon at the the bottom right of the touchpanel screen. Press the green Power Down icon to confirm. For troubleshooting tips go to go/troubleshoot.

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