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ISU MEDIA ENHANCED CLASSROOMS
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PROJECTOR RESOLUTION
PROJECTOR TYPE
IP #
1024 x 768
(1600 x 1200
Hitachi CP-X880
NetReg (DHCP)
PROJECTOR ON / TIMER RESET
DVD
VCR
COMPUTER
VOLUME UP
DOCUMENT
CAMERA
VOLUME DOWN
PROJECTOR OFF
SP CONTROLS SMARTPANEL
The SP Controls SmartPanel controls the video projector's functions. Pressing a button on the
SmartPanel sends a command to the video projector. Each command takes a few seconds to
execute; after pressing any button on the SmartPanel, wait at least 5 seconds before pressing
another button.
The SmartPanel has an auto-shutoff timer. When the PROJECTOR ON button is pressed, the
panel sets a 3 hour timer. The video projector power automatically switches OFF after 3 hours
unless the timer is reset. The timer may be reset any time the video projector power is ON. To
reset the timer, press any button on the SmartPanel EXCEPT the PROJECTOR OFF button.
TO OPERATE THE MEDIA CONTROL SYSTEM (SMARTPANEL) FOR COMPUTER DISPLAY
PERFORM THE OPERATIONS IN THIS ORDER:
1. Locate the SmartPanel's PROJECTOR ON button and press it to switch the video projector ON. Wait 15 seconds to
verify that the projector is ON. A red Warm-up LED on the SmartPanel will flash while the projector warms up; a
green Ready LED will be steadily illuminated when the projector is ready to use.
2. Select the COMPUTER input on the SmartPanel.
3. Locate the computer video switcher. Press the EXTERNAL COMPUTER button if connecting a laptop. Press the
CLASSROOM COMPUTER button if using the classroom computer.
3. If using a laptop, locate the VGA cable and connect it to your computer.
4. Switch the computer power ON. Note: the video projector power must be on and the computer must be connected
before the computer power is switched on.
5. Enable the external video display on your computer. Consult your computer documentation for instructions.
6. Locate the SmartPanel's PROJECTOR OFF button and press it to switch the video projector OFF when you are
finished.
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IMAGE?
Verify that the video projector power is on.
Verify that the COMPUTER input is selected on the SmartPanel.
Verify that the corrrect input is selected on the computer
video switcher.
4. Restart the computer.
NEED ASSISTANCE? CALL 294-8026.
THE NEAREST AVAILABLE PHONE IS LOCATED ON THE BUILDING'S FIRST FLOOR JUST OUTSIDE ROOM 1126 (NEAR VENDING MACHINES).
printed JMarch 19, 2004
roomhelp@iastate.edu
www.itc.iastate.edu
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ISU MEDIA ENHANCED CLASSROOMS
TO OPERATE THE MEDIA CONTROL SYSTEM (SMARTPANEL) FOR DOCUMENT CAMERA DISPLAY
PERFORM THE OPERATIONS IN THIS ORDER:
1. Locate the SmartPanel's PROJECTOR ON button and press it to switch the video projector ON. Wait 15 seconds to
verify that the projector is ON. A red Warm-up LED on the SmartPanel will flash while the projector warms up; a
green Ready LED will be steadily illuminated when the projector is ready to use.
2. Select the DOCUMENT CAMERA input on the SmartPanel.
3. Switch the document camera's power ON.
4. Place item on the document camera's stage and adjust zoom and focus.
5. Locate the SmartPanel's PROJECTOR OFF button and press it to switch the video projector OFF when you are finished.
TO OPERATE THE MEDIA CONTROL SYSTEM (SMARTPANEL) FOR VIDEO DISPLAY
PERFORM THE OPERATIONS IN THIS ORDER:
1. Locate the SmartPanel's PROJECTOR ON button and press it to switch the video projector ON. Wait 15 seconds to
verify that the projector is ON. A red Warm-up LED on the SmartPanel will flash while the projector warms up; a
green Ready LED will be steadily illuminated when the projector is ready to use.
2. Select the desired input on the SmartPanel.
3. Locate the desired video source and switch its power ON.
4. Load the video tape, DVD, or other desired media.
FOR SLIDE-TO-VIDEO DISPLAY:
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Select the VCR input on the SmartPanel.
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Switch the DVD/VCR power ON and use the DVD/VCR remote control to change the VCR channel to L1.
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Locate the slide-to-video converter, switch its power ON, and load the slides.
5. Adjust the general audio volume. See below for audio instructions.
6. Locate the SmartPanel's PROJECTOR OFF button and press it to switch the video projector OFF when you are finished.
TO OPERATE THE AUDIO AMPLIFIER
The audio amplifier in this room has been preset for optimum operation and cannot be adjusted by users. To
increase or decrease the general audio volume, use the volume control buttons on the SmartPanel. To increase the
volume, press the VOLUME UP button. To decrease the volume, press the VOLUME DOWN button.
VOLUME UP
VOLUME DOWN
TO ACCESS THE SMARTPANEL'S SPECIAL FUNCTIONS
The SmartPanel has some built-in special functions. To access these functions, press and hold the SmartPanel's ON
button and then press the button for the function you wish to use.
PROJECTOR ON
FOCUS FOCUS AUTO (use to optimize
UP DOWN IMAGE computer display)
printed JMarch 19, 2004
NEED ASSISTANCE?
CALL 294-8026.
roomhelp@iastate.edu
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