We encourage faculty and presenters to schedule an orientation on use of classroom technology during reporting weeks and prior to event presentations. Visiting the learning studios in advance to become familiar with the display devices is highly suggested. We encourage students to use the classroom technology for course presentations as well. Please contact us to request a training session.
Please be patient as QuickTime MP4 loads.
Are expendable items such as markers, wireless mice / PowerPoint clickers, jump drive, portable audio device or cell phone connection cables, batteries provided by the campus?
No. Faculty must work through their instructional division office for supplies.
My portable jump drive doesn’t load / is slow to load / has locked up the computer. What should I do?
When loading a portable drive, always:
How do I connect my external devices such as iPods or MP3 player to the projector?
Inputs we typically provide in classrooms are: VGA 15 pin, Audio stereo mini, and S Video
For partial or garbled images on the projector connected to your laptop:
The computer / projector shut down in the middle of my class. What should I do?
For computer shutdown, try moving the mouse more frequently during class. The computer goes into standby mode if no activity occurs within a few minutes. Contact technical support if the problem persists.
• Be sure that the projector has an active input selected (that the DVD player is on to play films or that the PC is not in standby).
• Check to see if the green power LED light is on (locate next to lens). If not, contact technical support.
• Check to see if the red temperature or lamp LED indicator hasn’t lit up on the projector (LED is next to lens). If so, contact technical support.
How do I play CD in my room?
CDs may be played through either the computer or the DVD player.
The volume is too low on my computer / DVD / CD. What should I do?
How do I use the Smart Sympodium or Hitachi Starboard annotation device located in some of the learning studios?
Please contact staff for training.