Smart Classroom Orientation * KHS199

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SMART CLASSROOM ORIENTATION:
KHS-199 LECTURE HALL
Campus Information Technology Training
California State University Fullerton
Room Equipment
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Classroom Technology Control Panel
Windows 7 Computer
Laptop and Tablet Connection
Podium Mic and Wireless Mics
Blu-Ray / DVD Player
Document Camera
Classroom Technology Control Panel
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On the left side of the
podium you will see the
classroom technology
control panel.
When you are ready to
begin using the classroom
technology, just press the
‘Start’ button on the control
panel screen.
If the system is already on,
we recommend shutting it
down and then restarting it.
Classroom Technology Control Panel
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You will use the Control Panel to control the classroom lighting, audio
levels and select the device you wish to display through the classroom
projector – such as your laptop, tablet, classroom computer or BluRay/DVD player
When you press start on the control panel the system will take about
45 seconds to be ready
Classroom Technology Cables
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At the top of the podium, you will see a
small cubby hole with the classroom
connection cables
Here you will have cables to connect your
laptop or tablet, an Ethernet internet
connection cable, and a power outlet for
your device.
Classroom Technology Cables
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There is a VGA style cable and an HDMI
cable to connect to your laptop or tablet.
You will need the appropriate adapter to
connect your tablet and in some cases you will
need an adapter for your laptop.
If you do not know what kind of adapter you
need, please bring your laptop or tablet to
the Academic Technology Center – PLS237
and the staff will tell you what adapter you
need to connect.
These adapters are available for sale in Titan
Shops.
Classroom Technology Control Panel
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Once the systems is on
the first thing you will
do is select the device
you wish to use.
You will see the input
choices on the control
panel screen
If you are using your
laptop or iPad, plug in
the device prior to
selecting this as the
input option
Laptops and Tablets
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You can connect either your laptop or a tablet such as an iPad to the
classroom projector from the podium.
This is a two step process
 Connect
your laptop or tablet to the projector using the cables in the podium
 Set your laptop or tablet as the input device from the control panel. This is
done by selecting “Laptop” from the control panel.
 There are two choices on the screen – VGA and HDMI – select the one you
pluged your device into
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a brief pause you should see your laptop or tablet screen on the
classroom screen.
Windows 7 Classroom Computer
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The classroom has a computer running Windows 7 available for use.
Classroom computer has Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat Reader installed
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A list of all software available on the computer is available here:
http://www.fullerton.edu/IT/services/AVTechSupport.asp
You can play DVDs from the classroom computer but not Blu-Ray discs
Classroom audio system will automatically play the audio from the computer. Volume
can be adjusted from the control panel by selecting “Program Audio”
Windows 7 Classroom Computer
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To use the classroom
computer you will select
the computer option
from the control panel.
After a brief pause you
will see the computer
projecting onto the
screen.
You will log into the
classroom computer
using your regular
campus username and
password.
Blu-Ray / DVD player
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The classroom also has a Blu-Ray / DVD player
You can play DVDs from either the classroom computer or your laptop or use the DVD
player. They will play the same in either option
If you wish to play a Blu-Ray disc, you will need to use the classroom Blu-Ray Player – not
the classroom computer. If your laptop supports playing Blu-Ray discs you can play the
disc from your laptop.
Selecting “DVD” from the control panel will allow you to use the Blu-Ray / DVD player
You can control the volume for the Blu-Ray / DVD player from the control panel audio
settings. Adjusting the “Program Audio” will set the volume.
Document Camera
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The classroom is equipped
with a document camera
for displaying physical
documents through the
classroom projector.
The control panel has an
option for selecting the
Document Camera
You will see the controls
on the document camera
that allow you to zoom in
and out and control the
focus of the camera.
Classroom Lighting Controls
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You can control the
classroom lighting from
either the control panel
on the podium or from
the regular lighting
controls on the wall to
the right of the podium.
The control panel has
several preset options
for you to choose from
to set the lighting level
in the classroom.
Classroom Audio Control
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There are two audio settings for
the classroom – one for the
wireless microphone and another
for the computer.
The audio for the classroom
computer or your laptop / tablet
is label “Program Audio”
You can adjust the volume for
either audio as well as mute the
audio from the control panel.
If you wish to check out a wireless
microphone for the classroom,
please go to the Academic
Technology Center – PLS 237
Thank you for viewing this presentation
For additional assistance please contact
Classroom Technology Support at x2266
SMART CLASSROOM ORIENTATION:
KHS-199 LECTURE HALL
Campus Information Technology Training
California State University Fullerton

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