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MEDIA EQUIPMENT QUICK START INSTRUCTIONS
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PROJECTOR TYPE
PROJECTOR RESOLUTION
Hitachi CP-X1250W
IP ADDRESS
1024 x 768
NetReg (DHCP)
SP CONTROLS SMARTPANEL
PROJECTOR ON / TIMER RESET /
SPECIAL FUNCTION ENABLE
DVD
VCR
VOLUME UP
Laptop
VOLUME DOWN
PROJECTOR OFF
FOCUS
UP
FOCUS
DOWN
AUTO
IMAGE
(use to optimize
computer display)
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.
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. For example, to optimize computer display, press and hold the ON button
and then press the LAPTOP button.
Computers interface with the installed media equipment through the
connection plate.
The connection plate is mounted on the side of the media cabinet.
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MEDIA EQUIPMENT QUICK START INSTRUCTIONS
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TO OPERATE THE MEDIA EQUIPMENT 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 LAPTOP input on the SmartPanel.
3. Locate the VGA cable and connect it to your computer. Verify that the other end of the cable is connected to the
COMPUTER 1 jack on the connection plate on the outside of the media cabinet.
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.
NO IMAGE?
1. Verify that the video projector power is on.
2. Verify that the LAPTOP input is selected on the SmartPanel.
3. Restart the computer.
TO OPERATE THE MEDIA EQUIPMENT FOR DVD OR VIDEO TAPE 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 DVD/VCR and switch its power ON.
4. Load the video tape, DVD, or other desired media and select play using the control buttons on the front of the DVD/VCR.
5. Verify that the amplifier power is ON and 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
Locate the amplifier’s power switch and verify that the amplifier power is ON. The individual input levels have 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
PLEASE LEAVE
POWER ON
VOLUME DOWN
AMPLIFIER’S
POWER
SWITCH UNDER
LABEL
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