Information Technology

List of AV Equipment in this Classroom
Data Projector
Computer (will also play DVD's)
VCR/DVD Combo Player

To Project a Video
Turn ON the projector with the remote control kept by the computer. After the projector has warmed up press the Input button on the remote control and then select Video. The VCR/DVD is located below the Computer keyboard. For sound make sure the amplifier (next to the Computer) power is on, the master volume turned up to @ 7, and the volume control labeled VCR/DVD is turned up. To turn off the projector press the power button once and then again to confirm.

To Project the Computer
Turn ON the projector with the remote control kept by the computer. If you don't see the computer image projected after the projector has warmed up try pressing the computer button on the remote control. For sound make sure the amplifier (below the Computer) power is on, the master volume turned up to @ 7, and the volume control labeled Computer is turned up. You may also need to adjust the volume controls on the computer. The computer can also play DVD's with the VLC program.
To turn off the projector press the power button once and then again to confirm.

Projecting a DVD
Turn ON the projector with the remote control kept by the computer. After logging onto the computer insert the DVD into the Disc drive and choose VLC from the list of DVD player programs. If you don't see the computer image projected after the projector has warmed up try pressing the computer button on the remote control. A DVD can also be played in the VCR/DVD combo player and choosing For sound make sure the amplifier (below the Computer) power is on, the master volume turned up to @ 7, and the volume control labeled Computer is turned up. You may also need to adjust the volume controls on the computer. 
To turn off the projector press the power button once and then again to confirm.

Connecting a Laptop
Behind the computer there is a spare male 15 pin connector on one end that plugs into the laptop. Turn ON the projector with the remote control kept by the computer.  After the projector warms up press the Computer Button on the remote to select the laptop. 
To turn off the projector press the power button once and then again to confirm.

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