Operating Instructions (English)

Operating Instructions (English)
Operating Instructions
Electronic Board
(elite Panaboard)
Model No.
UB-T580W
UB-T580W
UB-T580
Stand and electronic pen are optional devices.
• Before operating this unit, please read these instructions carefully and keep them for future reference.
• Please refer to attached Installation Manual.
Installation performed by non-authorized individuals could cause safety-related problems with the
operation of this equipment.
For U.S.A. only:
• To locate the closest authorized dealer in your area, please call 1-800-449-8989.
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Introduction
Introduction
Introduction
Thank you for purchasing the Panasonic Electronic Board.
For optimum performance and safety, please read these instructions carefully.
Feature Highlights
You can project your computer screen onto the screen board of elite Panaboard using a projector and
perform various operations. The main features of elite Panaboard are as follows.
Touch Features
• Manipulate objects on the computer screen by using your finger as a mouse.
• Draw or erase lines on the computer screen by using your fingers.
• Save what you draw on the computer screen as image files.
• Supports Windows® 7 multi-touch functionality.
elite Panaboard book
Use the elite Panaboard book software that supports elite Panaboard operations, such as writing,
drawing, attaching images and computer operations. This software lets you save the contents of the
screen board on your computer and retrieve it for later use.
USB bus power operation
The elite Panaboard operates on the power supply received via the USB cable connected to a
computer. There is no need to connect the power cord to an AC outlet.
Stylus Pen
The stylus pen works just like using your finger. The finger operation given in this manual also
applies to the stylus pen operation.
Electronic Pen (Optional Device)
• Use the electronic pen to draw or erase lines on the computer screen and to select line colors and
other options.
• Manipulate objects on the computer screen remotely by using the up and down buttons on the
electronic pen.
Usage Scenarios
For Education
• The elite Panaboard makes it easy to use teaching materials efficiently, since it allows you to
directly operate various kinds of educational software projected onto the screen board using your
finger, or to enter text using your finger or an electronic pen.
• By using illustrations, pictures and other tools along with explanations, you can encourage your
students to actively participate in class through the aid of moving images on the screen board.
• Draw your students’ interest by using the screen shade feature to show questions to students
while hiding the answers, and incrementally showing the rest of the screen.
• The teacher can prepare materials before class to display on the elite Panaboard.
For Business
• Visually convey your product’s characteristics and create an appealing product presentation by
displaying images and using your finger or the electronic pen to highlight key points.
• Information projected on the elite Panaboard—including what you add, using your finger or the
electronic pen—can be displayed in real-time at remote locations using videoconferencing
equipment.
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Things you should keep a record of
Attach your sales receipt here
For your future reference
Date of purchase
Model no.
Serial number
Dealer’s name
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Dealer’s address
Dealer’s tel no.
Abbreviations
Windows® refers to the Microsoft® Windows® operating system.
Windows® XP refers to the Microsoft® Windows® XP operating system.
Windows Vista® refers to the Microsoft® Windows Vista® operating system.
Windows® 7 refers to the Microsoft® Windows® 7 operating system.
DirectX® refers to the Microsoft® DirectX® application programming interface.
Trademarks
• Microsoft, Windows, Windows Vista, DirectX, Windows Media, and Internet Explorer are either
registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other
countries.
• IBM is a trademark of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States, other
countries, or both.
• Intel and Pentium are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and other countries.
• Adobe, Reader and Flash are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems
Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries.
• All other trademarks identified herein are the property of their respective owners.
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Introduction
Organization of the Manuals
The following documents are provided to help you use the elite Panaboard properly and safely. In
additions to these documents, the help information is provided for all software.
Operating Instructions
(this document)
Safety precautions, operating procedures, and information on aftersales service are provided.
Installation Manual
(for qualified service
personnel)
Safety precautions on assembly, assembly procedure of elite
Panaboard and stand, and wall mounting construction procedure are
provided.
Help of the Software
Instructions for elite Panaboard software and elite Panaboard book
(included) are provided in the help information accompanying the
software.
For details on accessing this information, see “Viewing the Help of the
Software” (page 25).
Federal Communications Commission Requirements
For United States Only
Note
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class A digital device,
pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection
against harmful interference when the equipment is operated in a commercial environment. This
equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in
accordance with the instruction manual, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
Operation of this equipment in a residential area is likely to cause harmful interference in which case
the user will be required to correct the interference at his own expense.
FCC Warning
To assure continued FCC compliance, the user must use only shielded interface cable. Also, any
unauthorized changes or modifications to this equipment would void the user’s authority to
operate this device.
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Warning about saving data
When the system storage device or any of its optional storage device is adversely effected by
operational errors, static electricity, electrical noise, vibration, dust or when the power has been cut off
due to malfunction, repair or inadvertently, the memory contents may be lost or changed. Before
operating the system, make a point of reading the precautionary notes in the Operating Instructions
and the help information, and observe them during operation.
Please observe carefully the following precaution:
• Make absolutely sure that all important data is saved by back-up or the original is saved.
The manufacturer hereby declares that it cannot be held accountable for any loss or change in any
data stored on floppy disks, hard disks, optical disks, or other memory devices.
System Requirements
Computer
CPU
Interface
1
IBM® PC/AT compatible with a DVD-ROM drive
Intel® Pentium® 4 processor or later
USB 2.0
Note
• For details about the system requirements, refer to “Read Me First” (page 19) in the install menu of
the included DVD-ROM.
• Even when the system requirements are met, the elite Panaboard response may be delayed or the
electronic pen may malfunction if other applications, anti-virus software, etc. are active.
Exemption of Liability
Panasonic System Networks Co., Ltd. is not responsible for accidents or injuries caused by, but not
limited to, the following:
1. Altering the device or improper installation construction.
2. Using the device for purposes beyond its intended use.
3. Earthquake, fire, flood, tidal wave, hurricane, lightning or other natural phenomena.
4. Natural aging of the building or similar phenomena.
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For FRG Users (For Germany Only)
Note
Machine noise information regulation - 3.GPSGV, the maximum sound pressure level is 70 dB(A)
or less, in conformity with EN ISO 7779.
This device is not intended for use in the direct field of view at visual display workplaces. To avoid
incommoding reflexions at visual display workplaces this device must not be placed in the direct field
of view.
For Ukraine Only
Declaration of Conformity
with the requirements of Technical Regulation on the Restriction Of the use of certain Hazardous
Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment
(adopted by Order №1057 of Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine)
The Product is in conformity with the requirements of Technical Regulation on the Restriction Of the
use of certain Hazardous Substances in electrical and electronic equipment (TR on RoHS).
The content of hazardous substance with the exemption of the applications listed in the Annex №2 of
TR on RoHS:
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
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Lead (Pb) – not over 0.1wt % or 1000wt ppm;
Cadmium (Cd) – not over 0.01wt % or 100wt ppm;
Mercury (Hg) – not over 0.1wt % or 1000wt ppm;
Hexavalent chromium (Cr6+) – not over 0.1wt % or 1000wt ppm;
Polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs) – not over 0.1wt % or 1000wt ppm;
Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) – not over 0.1wt % or 1000wt ppm.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
For Your Safety .......................................................................................... 8
For Your Safety ............................................................................................................. 8
Precautions ................................................................................................................. 11
Usage ........................................................................................................ 12
Included Accessories ................................................................................................. 12
Names and Uses of the Parts .................................................................................... 13
Connecting External Components ............................................................................ 17
Installing the Software ............................................................................................... 19
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Setting the Projector .................................................................................................. 21
Using the elite Panaboard After Positioning the System (Calibration) ................. 22
Viewing the Help of the Software .............................................................................. 25
Uninstalling the Software........................................................................................... 26
Uninstalling Panasonic Software Update Manager ................................................. 26
Download the Latest Software................................................................................... 26
Appendix................................................................................................... 27
Daily Care .................................................................................................................... 27
Cleaning the elite Panaboard ................................................................................. 27
Replacing the Penpoint of the Electronic Pen (Optional Device)............................ 27
Replacing the Battery in the Electronic Pen (Optional Device)............................... 28
Changing the Attachment Location of the Pen Holders.......................................... 28
Troubleshooting ......................................................................................................... 29
Specifications ............................................................................................................. 32
Supplies & Accessories .......................................................................................... 33
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For Your Safety
For Your Safety
For Your Safety
To prevent severe injury and loss of life, read this
section carefully before using the unit to ensure
proper and safe operation of your unit.
• This section explains the graphic symbols used in
this manual.
WARNING
Denotes a
potential hazard
that could result
in serious injury
or death.
CAUTION
Denotes hazards
that could result
in minor injury or
damage to the
unit.
These symbols are used
to alert operators to a
specific operating
procedure that must not
be performed.
This symbol is used to
alert operators to a
specific operating
procedure that must be
emphasized in order to
operate the unit safely.
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WARNING
Power
Stop operation immediately if the unit
emits smoke, excessive heat, abnormal
smell or unusual noise. These
conditions can cause fire or electric
shock.
Immediately unplug the USB cable, and
contact your dealer for service.
During thunderstorms, do not touch the
unit and USB cable. It may cause an
electric shock.
Installation and Relocation
Have the unit installed, removed and
disposed of only by qualified service
personnel.
When the unit will no longer be used, in
order to prevent it from falling, do not
leave the unit installed, but request
qualified service personnel to remove
the unit. If the unit falls, it can cause
injury.
For Your Safety
Operating Safeguards
If metal fragments or water gets into the
unit, unplug the USB cable immediately.
Contact your dealer for service.
Operating the contaminated unit can
cause fire or electric shock.
Electronic Pen (Optional Device)
Battery
Use only the specified type of battery.
Using the incorrect type of battery can
result in overheating/burning or leakage
of battery acid.
Never open or remove unit covers that
are screwed with screws unless
specifically instructed in the “Operating
Instructions”. A high-voltage component
can cause electric shock.
Make sure that the battery is installed
with the correct polarity as indicated on
the battery holder. Incorrectly installed
batteries may burst or leak, resulting in
injuries.
Do not alter the unit or modify any parts.
Alteration or modification can cause fire
or electric shock.
Do not use the damaged batteries.
Using damaged batteries may result in
leaking.
CHOKING HAZARD
Keep the penpoint, batteries, screws,
and washers out of reach of small
children.
They might accidentally swallow these
items.
Do not charge, short, heat, break or
throw in a fire, as it may result in the
battery leaking, generating heat, or
bursting.
Do not look into the lens while the
projector is being used. Strong light is
emitted from the projector’s lens. If you
look directly into this light, it can hurt
and damage your eyes. Be especially
careful not to let young children look
into the lens. In addition, turn the
projector off and unplug the power cord
when you are away from the projector.
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When disposing of the battery, cover the
battery contacts with insulation (ex.
tape). Direct contact with other batteries
may result in leaking, fire, or explosion.
Do not solder the battery, as it may
result in the battery leaking, generating
heat, or bursting.
Remove empty batteries immediately to
avoid battery fluid leakage.
Avoid contact of battery fluid with eyes,
skin or clothing, as this may result in
irritation or injury. In these cases, do not
rub the affected area, and rinse
thoroughly with clean water.
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For Your Safety
CAUTION
Installation and Relocation
Do not position the unit in a location
where it is unstable.
Do not place the unit in a hot humid or
dusty environment. Prolonged exposure
to these adverse conditions may cause
fire or electric shock.
To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not
expose this unit to rain or any type of
moisture.
When moving the unit, be sure to
unplug the USB cable. Otherwise, you
may trip over a USB cable, which may
cause injury.
Move this unit with two persons.
Otherwise, this unit may fall down and
cause injury.
After installing or moving the unit, lock
the casters and set the fall-prevention
extension legs.
Locking the casters
(Push to lock)
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Operating Safeguards
If the unit falls down or gets damaged,
unplug the USB cable. Otherwise, it
may cause fire or electric shock.
Do not lean against the unit, even if the
unit is mounted on the wall.
When using the stand, be sure to watch
your step so that you do not bump into
or trip over the fall-prevention extension
legs.
The label of precautions is attached to
the stand KX-B061-A (optional device).
When operating the screen board with
your finger for a long time, be sure to
take regular breaks. Continuous use for
a long time may hurt your fingertip.
For Your Safety
Precautions
Any changes or modifications not expressly
approved by the party responsible for compliance
could void the user’s authority to operate this
device.
About Using the Battery
If a battery is used improperly, the battery may leak,
causing corrosion of the unit, or it may burst. To
prevent this, always follow the precaution given
below.
• If the electronic pen ceases to function because
the battery has run out, remove it immediately
and dispose of it according to local regulations.
Leaving a drained battery in the electronic pen
may result in leakage.
About Disposing of the Battery of
the Electronic Pen (Optional
Device)
Handling of End-of-life Batteries
(For Brazil only)
BRASIL
Após o uso, as pilhas e/ou
baterias poderão ser entregues
ao estabelecimento comercial
ou rede de assistência técnica
autorizada.
Wrap adhesive tape around the end-of-life battery
to isolate the (+) and (-) polarities, and put in a
designated box for collection. Contacting with other
metals or batteries may cause the battery to leak,
generate heat, rupture, or ignite. (Figure 1)
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Figure 1. How to isolate a battery
Adhesive tape
For Taiwan ( 台灣 )
Adhesive tape
Do not disassemble, remove the battery involucre,
or deform with pressure. Gas generated from the
battery may irritate the throat, distort the battery
seals, or cause a short circuit, which may lead to
leakage, heat generation, rupture or fire. Do not
incinerate or heat the battery, or expose to a
temperature higher than 100 °C (212 °F). Gas
generated from the battery may irritate the throat,
distort the battery seals, or cause a short circuit
inside the battery, which may lead to leakage, heat
generation, rupture or fire.
Avoid contact with leaking batteries. Wash any
affected body part with plenty of water. Consult a
physician in case of irritation.
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Usage
Included Accessories
Usage
Check that all of the following items are included with your elite Panaboard.
In the event that an item is missing, please contact your dealer.
List of Accessories
Software DVD-ROM
1
Stylus Pen
1
Operating Instructions
(this document)
1
Warranty
1
Installation Manual*
1
Cable Holder*
3
Screw*
7
Wall Mounting Plate*
1 each
Pen Holder*
2
Cable Clamp*
1
Flat Washer*
4
* These accessories are used for installation work.
Note
• Keep unattached pen holders and their screws in a safe place together with the Operating
Instructions (this document).
• Operating Instructions and Installation Manual in other languages may be included, depending on
the country/area.
• The warranty may not be included depending on country/area.
• Stand and electronic pen are optional devices (page 33).
• Replacement penpoints for the electronic pen are optional devices (page 33).
About Using the DVD-ROM
To prevent damage to the DVD-ROM:
• Do not touch or write on the surface of the disc.
• Do not leave the disc out of the protective case.
• Do not leave the disc in the direct sunlight or near heat sources.
• Do not place heavy objects on the disc case or drop the case.
• To clean the disc, hold the disc by its edges and wipe it from the center to the edges with a dry, soft
cloth.
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Usage
Names and Uses of the Parts
Main unit
Front View
Status LED
Lights green when the power is on.
Lights red when an error occurs.
Undetectable Area
The position of your finger or the electronic pen in this
area cannot be detected. Make sure that the projected
image does not overlap with this area.
Screen Board
Detects the position of your finger or the electronic pen.
Project the contents of a computer screen using a
projector.
Rear View
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Electronic Pen Signal Receiver
This receives the signals from the electronic pen.
When performing operations using the electronic pen
from a distance, point the tip of the pen toward this area,
and operate.
For the reception ranges of the electronic pen signal,
refer to “Operating ranges of the electronic pen”
(page 16).
USB Cable
Connect the USB plug of the cable to a computer.
The left figure is an example of a screen board that has
the USB cable on its left side.
The USB cable can be provided on the right side.
If you want the USB cable on the right side, request the
qualified service personnel during installation.
Cable Clamp
Use this when bundling the USB cable.
Pen Holder (2 supplied)
Holds the stylus pen and electronic pen.
You can select a desired attachment location among the
4 possible locations. Ask the qualified service personnel
at the time of installation.
For details of the attachment location, refer to “Changing
the Attachment Location of the Pen Holders” (page 28).
Notice
• The elite Panaboard is designed exclusively for projector images. Do not write on the screen
board with a whiteboard marker.
• Do not place any objects on top of the lower frame of the elite Panaboard. This can result in
erroneous operation.
• Do not attach magnets or other similar objects to the screen board of the elite Panaboard. This can
result in erroneous operation.
Note
• The elite Panaboard has detected the position of an obstruction about 5 mm (0.2 in.) from the
screen board surface. Therefore, the position may be detected without touching the screen board.
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Usage
Stylus Pen
The stylus pen works just like using your finger. You cannot use both stylus pen and electronic pen
simultaneously.
Strap Loop
For attaching straps, if desired.
(Use a commercially available strap from
which the cord will detach if excessive
force is applied.)
Penpoint
Notice
• When you use a stylus pen, make sure to select the Finger/Stylus Pen mode using the software
(page 24).
• Use the stylus pen by bringing the penpoint into contact with the screen board.
The screen board may become dirty if the stylus pen is used by bringing its other end into contact
with the screen board surface.
• Do not tap or knock the screen board with the stylus pen. Otherwise, it may cause damage.
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Usage
Electronic Pen (Optional Device)
Strap Loop
For attaching straps, if desired.
(Use a commercially available strap
from which the cord will detach if
excessive force is applied.)
Selector Dial
Selects features of the electronic pen.
Status LED (green)
Lights when the electronic pen power is
on.
Blinks when the electronic pen battery
is low.
1
Battery Cover
To attach/replace the battery, see “Replacing the
Battery in the Electronic Pen (Optional Device)”
(page 28).
Down Button
Performs the same function as pressing the Page
Down key on a computer by remote control.
Penpoint
Up Button
Performs the same function as pressing the Page Up
key on a computer by remote control.
Menu/mode selector button
Hold this button and touch the screen board with the
pen to display the Drawing Menu (page 24).
Press and release this button away from the elite
Panaboard to switch between the Finger/Stylus Pen
mode and the Electronic Pen mode (page 24).
Notice
• When operating the electronic pen’s up button, down button or menu/mode selector button, point
the penpoint at the elite Panaboard’s electronic pen signal receiver, and operate the button. For
the operating ranges of the electronic pen, refer to “Operating ranges of the electronic pen”
(page 16).
• To use the electronic pen, switch to the Electronic Pen mode using the software.
(To use your finger, switch to the Finger/Stylus Pen mode.)
• Confirm that the status LED lights when using the electronic pen.
• To avoid operating errors, do not touch the penpoint when the electronic pen is not in use.
• Use the electronic pen by bringing the penpoint into contact with the screen board.
The screen board may become dirty if the electronic pen is used by bringing its other end into
contact with the screen board surface.
• Do not tap or knock the screen board with the electronic pen. Otherwise, it may cause malfunction.
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Usage
Electronic Pen Features
Black/Red/Blue/
Green
Draws with a marker in the selected color.
Marker line thickness and other settings can be specified in the Drawing Menu.
Erases marker lines that you have drawn.
Eraser size and other settings can be specified in the Drawing Menu.
Eraser
Yellow/Yellowish
Green/Pink
Highlights with a highlighter in the selected color.
Highlighter line thickness and other settings can be specified in the Drawing
Menu.
Operates in the same way as using your finger.
• elite Panaboard software: Function selected on the Select Function menu.
elite Panaboard book: Function selected on the tool menu.
Note
• The mouse functions are selected automatically when operation has
been switched to the Electronic Pen mode using the Electronic Pen
Mode Switching Tool.
Mouse
Low-Power Mode
Puts the electronic pen in low-power mode.
When not in low-power mode, the electronic pen detects motion to turn itself on
or off automatically. To conserve battery power, put the electronic pen in lowpower mode before carrying it while walking, when it is not in use.
Operating ranges of the electronic pen
Distance: Approx. 5 m (16 ft. 4 in.) at the front of the elite Panaboard’s electronic pen signal receiver
(when there are no obstructions in between)
Angle:
Refer to the figure below. (The shading represents the operating ranges of the electronic pen.)
Side panel
Top panel
(9
3 m 1 /8 in
10
ft.
.)
60
°
60
°
(9
ft. 3 m
10 1
/8 i
n.)
1 m (3 ft. 3 in.)
Notice
• Do not place any obstructions between the electronic pen and elite Panaboard.
• Do not expose the elite Panaboard’s electronic pen signal receiver to direct sunlight or to the
intense light from an inverter fluorescent light.
• Use a dry cloth to wipe off the dust on the elite Panaboard’s electronic pen signal receiver.
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5 m (16 ft. 4 in.)
1.8 m (6 ft.)
60
°
5 m (16 ft. 4 in.)
Usage
Connecting External Components
1
Connect the elite Panaboard to a computer using the USB cable.
• Plug the USB cable into a USB port on the computer.
Notice
• Do not connect the elite Panaboard to a computer via USB unless elite Panaboard driver/
software/book is installed.
Only connect the USB cable after following the steps in “Installing the Software” (page 19) to
install the software.
1
USB Cable*
To USB Port
Computer
Projector
AC
Video Cable
AC
* In the case of the UB-T580, the length of the USB cable from the edge of the main unit is approx.
2.7 m (8 ft. 10 5/16 in.) when it is connected to the left side and approx. 2.4 m (7 ft. 10 1/2 in.) when it is
connected to the right side.
In the case of the UB-T580W, the length is reduced by about 15 cm (5 7/8 in.) each on both sides.
2
Connect the computer to a projector.
• For instructions on connecting your computer and projector, refer to the respecting instruction
manuals.
About the Usage Location
• Do not place the elite Panaboard where it is directly exposed to sunlight.
• Do not use the elite Panaboard in a location less than 10 °C (50 °F) or in a location subject to extreme
changes in temperature.
Note
• The elite Panaboard may not work properly when used in one of the above locations.
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Usage
Moving the elite Panaboard When Using the Stand (Optional Device)
1
Disconnect the USB cable and bundle it using the cable clamp.
2
Release the locks on the casters.
Note
• When folding back the fall-prevention extension legs, release the lock as follows (1, 2).
1
1
3
Move the elite Panaboard with 2 people, avoid banging or shaking the board.
Notice
• Do not drag or step on the cable.
4
Lock the casters.
5
Pull the fall-prevention extension legs down.
1
2
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Usage
Installing the Software
To install the elite Panaboard driver/software/book,
follow the procedure below.
Notice
• Do not connect the USB cable to the
computer until the installation is completed.
• Do not connect more than 1 elite Panaboard
to the same computer.
(Doing so can cause erroneous behavior on
the computer.)
1
Click [Install elite Panaboard] on the
“Menu” screen.
6
If you agree to the terms in the
“END-USER LICENSE AGREEMENT”,
select “I accept the terms in the license
agreement” and then click [Next].
• In Windows Vista, if the “User Account
Control” window is displayed, click [Continue]
to continue with the installation.
• In Windows 7, if the “User Account Control”
window is displayed, click [Yes] to continue
with the installation.
Turn on your computer and start the
Windows operating system.
• Log into an account with Administrator
privileges.
2
5
Insert the included DVD-ROM into the
DVD-ROM drive.
• The setup screen will be displayed.
• If the setup screen does not appear, select
your DVD-ROM drive in Explorer and
double-click [Menu.exe].
• In Windows Vista or Windows 7, if the
Autoplay dialog box is displayed, click [Run
Menu.exe].
3
When the “elite Panaboard” screen is
displayed, click the type of device you
are using.
4
When the “Menu” screen is displayed,
click [Read Me First].
7
1
When the “Select Features” screen is
displayed, select the required function
or deselect a function that you do not
want and then click [Next].
• Click the corresponding check box to select
or deselect a function.
• You cannot deselect a function that is shown
with a gray check box because it is a
mandatory function.
• When you deselect a function that is already
installed, this function will be deleted
(uninstalled).
• If Panasonic Software Update Manager is
already installed, it will not be deleted
(uninstalled) even when it is deselected.
For details on how to uninstall it, refer to
“Uninstalling Panasonic Software Update
Manager” (page 26).
• After the system requirements are displayed,
make sure that your computer meets the
requirements.
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Usage
8
When the following screen is displayed,
confirm that the USB cable is not
connected to your computer or the elite
Panaboard, and click [OK].
• If the USB cable is connected to the
computer, disconnect the cable, and click
[OK].
• If Microsoft® .NET Framework 3.0 (SP 2 or
later) or 3.5 (SP 1 or later) is not installed, an
installation screen will be displayed. Follow
the on-screen directions to install these
components.
9
20
When the installation wizard is
displayed, follow the on-screen
instructions and continue with the
installation.
10 When installation has finished, click
[Finish].
• Restart your computer if you are prompted to
do so.
• The [elite Panaboard] group and the
[Panasonic Software Update Manager]
group will be created in the [Panasonic]
group in the program menu.
• The following items are installed in the [elite
Panaboard] group. (A function that you
deselected on the “Select Features” screen
in step 7 will not be displayed.):
– elite Panaboard software
– elite Panaboard book
– Operating Instructions
– Software Help
– Download the latest version
– HD Visual Communication Unit Screen
Selection Tool
• The following items are installed in the
[Panasonic Software Update Manager]
group. (They are not displayed if they have
not been selected on the “Select Features”
screen in step 7.):
– Panasonic Software Update Manager
– Help
Note
• To view the Operating Instructions, you
must have Adobe® Reader® installed on
your computer. If your computer is
connected to the Internet, you can
download Adobe Reader from Adobe’s
web site.
Usage
Setting the Projector
Set up your projector as instructed below.
About Positioning the Image
• When you are using a projector, make sure that
the projected image is inside the screen board.
• Do not project an image in the undetectable area.
• If the image is projected trapezoidally, the
position may not be read correctly. Adjust the
projector so that the projected image is a
rectangle. Refer to your projector’s
documentation for information on adjusting the
projected image.
Undetectable
Area
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Project the Image as a Rectangle
• Adjust the location of the projector to project at a
right angle with the elite Panaboard.
Set the Proper Resolution
• Set your computer’s and projector’s resolutions
to the most appropriate setting.
If the resolution is not set properly, the image will
be difficult to see. Particularly, if the projector’s
resolution is lower than the computer’s, thin lines
can appear cut or broken. Refer to your
projector’s documentation for information on
adjusting the resolution.
Do Not Look Directly into the Projector
Lamp
• When using a projector, try to avoid looking
directly into the projector lamp. Doing so can hurt
your eyes.
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Usage
Using the elite
Panaboard After
Positioning the System
(Calibration)
• Raise your finger vertically when touching
the screen board, to avoid other fingers
being detected. (If other fingers are detected,
the position may get shifted.)
• After you touch an indicated point correctly,
the next point is shown automatically.
• When calibration has finished normally, a
completion dialog box is displayed.
About Calibration
Calibration refers to setting up the elite Panaboard
and projector so that lines and comments drawn
with your finger or the electronic pen are displayed
in the correct position. Be sure to perform
calibration before use.
After you have set up the elite Panaboard, project
an image onto the screen board and use the elite
Panaboard software installed on your computer to
perform calibration.
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Performing Calibration
When the elite Panaboard is connected to your
computer, the calibration screen is automatically
displayed.
Note
• When using the projection screen of a
projector to which the HD Visual
Communication Unit has been connected,
refer to the help menu. For details on
accessing the help information, see “Viewing
the Help of the Software” (page 25).
1
Connect the elite Panaboard to your
computer with the USB cable.
• The calibration screen is displayed.
2
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Calibrate the equipment by using your
finger to touch the center of the
indicated points following the
instructions on the screen for about
2 seconds each.
If the edges of the image projected on
the elite Panaboard are curved, click
[Advanced] to perform Advanced
Calibration.
(Go to the next step if not required.)
• Advanced Calibration reduces misalignment
of a projected image.
4
Click [OK].
• If the elite Panaboard and projector are fixed
so that they will not move (Wall mounted
case), select the [Always use this calibration
information.] check box, and click [OK] to
skip calibration from the next time you start
the elite Panaboard software.
Usage
Starting the elite Panaboard
software
When the elite Panaboard software is installed, the
icon is displayed in the notification area when
calibration is finished, and you can use the elite
Panaboard software.
• To display the Select Function Menu, click the
Menu Start Tab (left side: / right side: ) on
the screen with your finger.
Starting the elite Panaboard book
The elite Panaboard book can be started in the
following ways.
• If the elite Panaboard software has been
installed, click the
icon in Select Function
Menu.
• Double-click the desktop icon of
(elite
Panaboard book).
• Click [Start] → [All Programs] → [Panasonic] →
[elite Panaboard] → [elite Panaboard book].
1
Example of the Select Function Menu
Note
• When the elite Panaboard software is not
installed, the
icon is not displayed in the
notification area. The Menu Start Tab is not
displayed on the screen.
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Usage
Using the Electronic Pen
(Optional Device)
When using the electronic pen for the first time,
establish the Electronic Pen mode by taking the
steps below.
1
Confirm that the elite Panaboard driver/
software/book is installed on your
computer, and connect the UB-T580 /
UB-T580W to your computer.
2
Press and release the menu/mode
selector button while pointing the
penpoint toward the elite Panaboard’s
electronic pen signal receiver (next to
the status LED in the upper-left part of
the main unit).
• The
icon, which indicates Electronic Pen
mode, is displayed in the notification area of
the computer screen, and you can use the
electronic pen.
After establishing the mode by taking the steps
above, click the icon in the notification area of the
computer screen to switch from Finger/Stylus Pen
mode
to Electronic Pen mode
to use the
electronic pen.
(The icon displayed in the notification area
indicates the current mode.)
When you use the electronic pen away from the
elite Panaboard, press and release the menu/mode
selector button to switch between the Finger/Stylus
Pen mode and the Electronic Pen mode.
Icon and
Mode
Finger/
Stylus Pen
mode
Electronic
Pen mode
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Finger/
Stylus Pen
operations
Electronic pen
operations
Can use
finger or
stylus pen
operation.
Works just like
when you use your
finger or the stylus
pen.
* The selector dial
functions cannot
be used.
Cannot be
used.
Turn the selector
dial to select
electronic pen
functions.
Note
• The operation to enable the electronic pen
must be performed for each computer.
• When you restart your computer, the mode
reverts to Finger/Stylus Pen mode. To use
the electronic pen, click the Finger/Stylus
Pen mode icon in the notification area or
press and release the menu/mode selector
button on the electronic pen.
• To display the Drawing Menu, touch the
screen board while holding the menu/mode
selector button on the electronic pen in the
Electronic Pen mode.
Example of the Drawing Menu
• For detailed information about using the
electronic pen, refer to the help menu. For
details on accessing the help information,
see “Viewing the Help of the Software”
(page 25).
Usage
After Calibration
Do Not Move the elite Panaboard or the
Projector
• If any of the following changes are made, the
operating location of your finger or the electronic
pen will no longer be aligned with the position
projected by the projector, requiring recalibration.
– The location of the projector changed.
– The location of the elite Panaboard changed.
– The image area or placement was changed
due to changes in the zoom, focus, etc.
– The resolution of the projector or the computer
changed. (The resolution may be changed
when you turn on your computer display.)
• If you are using the elite Panaboard installed on a
stand, be aware that accidentally hitting the elite
Panaboard or pushing too strongly with the
electronic pen while operating can move the
stand’s position, which will result in misalignment
of the projected image and the electronic pen’s
position.
• Make sure to lock the stand’s casters when using
the elite Panaboard, as failing to do so can cause
misalignment.
Performing the Recalibration (Displaying
the Calibration Screen Manually)
• When the elite Panaboard software is already
installed:
– Click the
icon in the notification area and
click [Calibration] in the pop-up menu.
• When the elite Panaboard software is not
installed:
– Double-click the desktop icon of
(elite
Panaboard Calibration Tool).
Viewing the Help of the
Software
Follow the procedure below to view the help of the
software installed on your computer.
1
Turn on your computer and start
Windows.
2
Open “Software Help” from the Start
menu.
([Start] → [All Programs] → [Panasonic]
→ [elite Panaboard] → [Software Help])
• General help information of the installed
software is displayed.
3
1
Open Panasonic Software Update
Manager help from the Start menu.
([Start] → [All Programs] → [Panasonic]
→ [Panasonic Software Update
Manager] → [Help])
• Panasonic Software Update Manager help is
displayed.
Note
• To access the help information of elite
Panaboard software, Stylus Pen and
Electronic Pen, click the
icon in the
notification area and select [Help] from
the pop-up menu.
• To access elite Panaboard book help
information, select [Help...] from the elite
Panaboard book [Help] menu.
• We recommend that you view the help
using Internet Explorer® 6.0 or later for
Windows.
Exiting the elite Panaboard
software
Click on the
icon in the notification area, and
select [Exit] from the menu.
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Usage
Uninstalling the Software
If it is necessary to uninstall the elite Panaboard
driver/software/book, follow the procedure below.
1
Turn on your computer and start
Windows.
• Log into an account with Administrator
privileges.
2
Select [Add or Remove Programs] from
the Control Panel.
• In Windows Vista or Windows 7, select
[Uninstall a program].
3
Select Panasonic elite Panaboard, then
remove it.
4
Follow the on-screen instructions.
5
When uninstallation is complete,
restart your computer.
Uninstalling Panasonic
Software Update Manager
If it is necessary to uninstall the Panasonic
Software Update Manager, follow the procedure
below.
1
Turn on your computer and start
Windows.
• Log into an account with Administrator
privileges.
2
Select [Add or Remove Programs] from
the Control Panel.
• In Windows Vista or Windows 7, select
[Uninstall a program].
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3
Select Panasonic Software Update
Manager, then remove it.
4
Follow the on-screen instructions.
5
When uninstallation is complete,
restart your computer.
Download the Latest
Software
Follow the procedure below to download the latest
version of the software from the download web site.
1
Turn on your computer and start
Windows.
2
On the Start menu, point to [All
Programs] → [Panasonic] → [elite
Panaboard], and click [Download the
latest version].
Note
• If Panasonic Software Update Manager is
installed, the software update programs are
notified over the Internet.
For details on the Panasonic Software
Update Manager operations, refer to
Panasonic Software Update Manager help.
For the steps to take, refer to “Viewing the
Help of the Software” (page 25).
Appendix
Daily Care
Appendix
When cleaning the elite Panaboard or inside the elite Panaboard, make sure to unplug the USB cable from
the computer.
Cleaning the elite Panaboard
Clean at least once every three months.
Replacing the Penpoint of the
Electronic Pen (Optional
Device)
When the penpoint of the electronic pen starts to
wear down, a hole will start to form in the penpoint.
Continuing to use the electronic pen in this
condition may cause a scratch or malfunction on
the screen board. Replace the penpoint with a new
one as soon as possible.
• Replacement penpoints are optional devices
(page 33).
1
Use a soft cloth that has been moistened with water
and then thoroughly wrung out to gently wipe off the
following areas.
• The screen board surface
• Inside the right and left side frame (where the
reflecting tape is)
• Inside the lower frame (where the reflecting tape
is)
Notice
• The elite Panaboard is designed exclusively
for projector images.
To remove marks written with a whiteboard
marker or stubborn stains, use neutral
household detergent diluted with water.
When doing this, make sure that no
detergent will come into contact with the
reflecting tape areas. If any contact is made,
wipe it off quickly.
• Do not use thinner, benzine, or abrasive
chemicals to clean.
(Doing so can result in discoloration.)
1
Remove the old penpoint and attach
the new one.
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• Dispose the old penpoint which you have
removed following the disposal regulations in
your country/area.
• Ensure that any penpoints which will be used
for replacement purposes are stored in a
safe place.
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Appendix
Replacing the Battery in the
Electronic Pen (Optional
Device)
When the electronic pen battery is low, the
electronic pen status LED blinks green. Continued
use of the electronic pen can lead to poor
performance. Replace the battery as soon as
possible.
1
Unlock the battery cover (1),
and open the cover (2).
Changing the Attachment
Location of the Pen Holders
When the stand is used, you can change the
attachment location of the pen holders.
[See “Names and Uses of the Parts” (page 13) for
details.]
Necessary Tool: Phillips-head screwdriver
CAUTION
Before changing the attachment location, lock
the casters, and ensure that the location is
changed by two persons. Otherwise, this unit
may move or fall down, and cause injury.
1
Remove the pen holder that you want
to move.
• Remove the 2 screws for the pen holder from
the back of the main unit.
2
Insert (replace) the battery.
• Make sure to use a AAA alkaline battery, and
ensure that + and - face the correct
directions.
• Dispose of expired batteries quickly, by
covering the terminals in tape and following
the disposal regulations in your country/area.
3
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Close the battery cover and lock the
cover using the procedure of step 1 in
reverse order.
2
Select a desired attachment location
among the 4 possible locations.
Appendix
Troubleshooting
When experiencing problems, please refer to the table below for possible solutions. If the problem persists,
contact your dealer. In the case of the kinds of trouble which are not described in the table below, refer to
“Troubleshooting” in the software help.
Symptom
The Status LED does not
light when the USB cable
is connected.
The Status LED (red)
lights.
Possible cause and solution
See
page
Check that the USB plug is properly plugged in.
→ Unplug the USB cable, wait at least 5 seconds, and plug it in
again. If the status LED still fails to light, contact your dealer.
—
• The right or left side frame or the reflecting tape inside the
lower frame is dirty.
→ Use a soft cloth that has been moistened with water and
then thoroughly wrung out to gently wipe the dirt off the
reflecting tape. If the dirt is impossible to remove or if the
reflecting tape has been scratched, contact your dealer.
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• Magnets or other similar objects have been attached to the
screen board.
→ Do not attach magnets or other similar objects to the screen
board.
13
• An object has been placed on top of the lower frame.
→ Do not place any objects on top of the lower frame.
13
• You connected the USB cable while touching the screen board.
→ When you connect the USB cable, do not touch the screen
board.
—
• The temperature has changed suddenly.
→ Refrain from using the elite Panaboard in locations where
the temperature is subject to sudden changes.
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1
After taking the above steps, unplug the USB cable, wait at least
5 seconds, and plug it in again. If the status LED (red) still lights,
contact your dealer.
The computer does not
recognize the elite
Panaboard.
• The elite Panaboard and your computer are not connected.
→ Securely connect the USB cable to your computer.
—
• The USB cable is connected to a USB hub or extension cable.
→ Connect the USB cable directly to your computer and not via
a USB hub or extension cable.
—
• A different model was selected when installing the software.
→ Select the correct model and reinstall the software.
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• The USB cable is damaged.
→ Contact your dealer.
—
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Appendix
Symptom
See
page
The connection between
the computer and the
elite Panaboard is
unexpectedly lost.
Check that the elite Panaboard is in an operable state, and that
the USB cable is properly connected.
—
The elite Panaboard
response is delayed.
Other applications or anti-virus software are active.
→ Shut down the other applications and anti-virus software.
5
In Windows 7, there is a
considerable delay in the
elite Panaboard response
when you touch the screen
board with your finger.
The USB operation is erratic.
→ Unplug and reconnect the USB cable.
—
• The projected image is misaligned.
→ Perform the calibration again.
25
• The display resolution (pixel count) has been changed.
→ Perform the calibration again.
25
• The edge of the projected image is curved.
→ Perform Advanced Calibration.
22
• Another finger was detected during the calibration process.
→ Raise your finger vertically when touching the screen board
to avoid other fingers being detected when the calibration
process is initiated.
22
• The Electronic Pen mode is selected.
→ Switch to the Finger/Stylus Pen mode.
24
• You are touching the screen board with a part of your hand
other than your finger.
→ Use only your drawing finger tip to touch the screen board.
—
• The right or left side frame or the reflecting tape inside the
lower frame is dirty.
→ Use a soft cloth that has been moistened with water and
then thoroughly wrung out to gently wipe the dirt off the
reflecting tape. If the dirt is impossible to remove or if the
reflecting tape has been scratched, contact your dealer.
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• Magnets or other similar objects have been attached to the
screen board.
→ Do not attach magnets or other similar objects to the screen
board.
13
• An object has been placed on top of the lower frame.
→ Do not place any objects on top of the lower frame.
13
• The temperature has changed suddenly.
→ Refrain from using the elite Panaboard in locations where
the temperature is subject to sudden changes.
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The point of control is out
of alignment with your
finger or the electronic
pen.
Unable to operate or
draw with your finger.
Lines or comments
drawn with your finger
are not shown on the
computer screen.
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Possible cause and solution
Appendix
Symptom
Possible cause and solution
See
page
• The Finger/Stylus Pen mode is selected.
→ Switch to the Electronic Pen mode.
24
• Other applications or anti-virus software are active.
→ Shut down the other applications and anti-virus software.
5
• The electronic pen is low on batteries.
→ Replace the electronic pen’s battery.
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• The electronic pen is in low-power mode.
→ Turn the selector dial to change the mode.
16
• Another electronic whiteboard is in use nearby.
→ Change the location of the electronic board so that infrared signals
transmitted from electronic pens do not interfere with each other.
—
The electronic pen status
LED is blinking.
The electronic pen is low on batteries.
→ Replace the electronic pen’s battery.
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Marks written with a
whiteboard marker
cannot be erased.
Because the elite Panaboard is designed exclusively for projector
images, you cannot erase the marks with a standard eraser.
→ Use neutral household cleaner diluted with water. When doing
this, make sure that no detergent will come into contact with the
reflecting tape areas. If any contact is made, wipe it off quickly.
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The electronic pen loses
the functions.
(Buttons are
unresponsive.)
(Lines written with the
electronic pen are broken
or colors change.)
1
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Appendix
Specifications
Model
Number
General
Electronic
Pen
(Optional
Device)
UB-T580 / UB-T580W
Power
Supply from USB bus
(no AC power supply connection required.)
Power Consumption
5 V / 500 mA (USB bus power)
Operating Environment
Temperature: 10 °C to 35 °C (50 °F to 95 °F)
Humidity: 30 % to 80 %
Storage Environment
Temperature: -20 °C to 60 °C (-4 °F to 140 °F)
Humidity: 20 % to 80 %
Interface
USB 2.0
Transmission System
Infrared communication system
Electronic Pen Power
LR03 (AAA alkaline dry cell battery) × 1
Electronic Pen Battery Life
30 hours (when used continuously at 25 °C [77 °F])
* When using Panasonic LR03 alkaline dry-cell
batteries.
Model
Number
UB-T580
External Dimensions:
Height × Width × Depth
1,352 mm × 1,637 mm × 74 mm
(4 ft. 5 1/4 in. × 5 ft. 4 7/16 in. × 2 15/16 in.)
[When pen holders have been attached on both sides
of the main unit: 1,352 mm × 1,713 mm × 74 mm
(4 ft. 5 1/4 in. × 5 ft. 7 7/16 in. × 2 15/16 in.)]
Weight
23 kg (50.7 lbs)
Input Unit
Screen Board Size:
Height × Width
1,175 mm × 1,582 mm
(3 ft. 10 1/4 in. × 5 ft. 2 5/16 in.)
Interactive
Features
Effective Area:
Display aspect ratio
Height × Width
3:4
General
Model
Number
UB-T580W
External Dimensions:
Height × Width × Depth
1,352 mm × 1,915 mm × 74 mm
(4 ft. 5 1/4 in. × 6 ft. 3 3/8 in. × 2 15/16 in.)
[When pen holders have been attached on both sides
of the main unit: 1,352 mm × 1,991 mm × 74 mm
(4 ft. 5 1/4 in. × 6 ft. 6 3/8 in. × 2 15/16 in.)]
Weight
26 kg (57.3 lbs)
Input Unit
Screen Board Size:
Height × Width
1,175 mm × 1,860 mm
(3 ft. 10 1/4 in. × 6 ft. 1 1/4 in.)
Interactive
Features
Effective Area:
Display aspect ratio
Height × Width
19:16 1,037 mm × 1,845 mm
(3 ft. 4 13/16 in. × 6 ft. 5/8 in.) (83 in. diagonal)
10:16 1,153 mm × 1,845 mm
(3 ft. 9 3/8 in. × 6 ft. 5/8 in.) (86 in. diagonal)
General
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1,175 mm × 1,567 mm
(3 ft. 10 1/4 in. × 5 ft. 1 11/16 in.) (77 in. diagonal)
Appendix
Supplies & Accessories
Optional Device
Consumables
Stand
KX-B061-A
Electronic Pen
UE-608020
Stylus Pen
UE-608021
Up / Down Unit
UE-608030
Stand Table Unit
UE-608031
Short-Throw Arm Unit
UE-608032
Penpoint (For the electronic pen)
(Replace the penpoint with a new one when it is
worn and a hole has formed.)
UG-6020
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• To purchase separately sold items, contact your dealer.
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Information for Users on Collection and Disposal of Old Equipment and used Batteries
These symbols on the products, packaging, and/or accompanying documents mean that
used electrical and electronic products and batteries should not be mixed with general
household waste.
For proper treatment, recovery and recycling of old products and used batteries, please take
them to applicable collection points, in accordance with your national legislation and the
Directives 2002/96/EC and 2006/66/EC.
By disposing of these products and batteries correctly, you will help to save valuable
resources and prevent any potential negative effects on human health and the environment
which could otherwise arise from inappropriate waste handling.
For more information about collection and recycling of old products and batteries, please
contact your local municipality, your waste disposal service or the point of sale where you
purchased the items.
Penalties may be applicable for incorrect disposal of this waste, in accordance with national
legislation.
For business users in the European Union
If you wish to discard electrical and electronic equipment, please contact your dealer or
supplier for further information.
Information on Disposal in other Countries outside the European Union
These symbols are only valid in the European Union. If you wish to discard these items,
please contact your local authorities or dealer and ask for the correct method of disposal.
Note for the battery symbol (bottom two symbol examples):
This symbol might be used in combination with a chemical symbol. In this case it complies
with the requirement set by the Directive for the chemical involved.
Information on Disposal for India
For the purpose of recycling to facilitate effective utilization of resources, please return this
product to a nearby authorized collection center, registered dismantler or recycler, or
Panasonic service center when disposing of this product.
Please see the Panasonic website for further information on collection centers, etc.
http://www.panasonic.co.in/wps/portal/home
(For EU only)
© Panasonic System Networks Co., Ltd. 2012
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