How do I use the instructional technology in the Johnson Arts Center (JAC) 219?

bmetzler
2014-08-20 16:44

JAC 219  -- click here for video instructions

Equipment Rack Power – Make sure these power switches are on at all times!

DO NOT TURN POWER OFF TO EQUIPMENT!

Red Master Switch – Located at the top of the rack.
Green Switch – Located on the left side of the AV switcher on top of the rack.
Amplifier – Power button is located to the right of the amp.
Volume – Volume for all devices is controlled through the program dial on the amplifier.

Connecting Your Laptop (Lenovo Thinkpad or MacBook Pro) to the Projection Screen

If you have a different make/model laptop please contact Media Services one full working day in advance for assistance (262) 551-5950. 

  1. Turn on the equipment rack.
  2. Turn on the data projector using the remote.
  3. Make sure the projector is set to Computer 1 (Press computer button on the upper left of the remote).
  4. Boot up your laptop COMPLETELY before connecting the VGA cable from the equipment rack. Then plug in the cable.
  5. Send the image to the projector:
    • On Windows computers with newer operating systems, press your "Windows key" and your "P" key at the same time. Select "Duplicate" to send the image to the projector.
    • On a Mac, click the "Apple icon"> "System Preferences" > "Displays" > "Arrangement" > "Mirror Displays."
    • For machines with older operating systems, please contact Media Services at least one full working day in advance of your presentation for assistance at (262) 551-5950.
  6. (Volume) Make sure that the audio cable is connected from your laptop to the equipment rack. The audio plug on the equipment rack is located directly below the VGA plug on the equipment rack. Select Computer Audio (Input 4) on the audio/video switcher on the equipment rack.

Using the DVD/VCR

  1. Turn on the data projector by using the remote.
  2. Make sure the projector is set to Video.
  3. Make sure all power switches are turned on (see top of sheet).
  4. The audio switcher must be set to DVD VCR (Input 2).
  5. Turn on the VCR and play tape or DVD (You may have to select DVD/VCR button on the VCR).
  6. (Volume) Volume is controlled through the program dial on the amplifier.

Using the BluRay Player

  1. Turn on the data projector using the remote.
  2. Make sure the projector is set to Video.
  3. The audio switcher must be set to Blu-Ray DVD (Input 1).
  4. Ensure that the BluRay player is turned on, and play a BluRay, DVD, or CD disk.
  5. (Volume) Volume is controlled through the auxiliary dial on the amplifier.

Turn off the projector by pushing the power button twice


Reviewed/Approved 7/25/14 E. Wheeler III & L. Wheeler

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