A-V equipment PALME 200

To Use Desktop Computer with LCD Projector

  • The computer is located inside the instructor's station at the front of the room.
  • To display computer image on projector, use the Control Panel on top of instructor station. (Pictured above)
  • Press Display On button. Button will blink, indicating that the projector is slowly turning on. 
  • Press PC button on input selector of control panel.
  • The computer image should appear on screen.
  • Adjust volume, if needed, with volume knob on control panel.
  • When finished, log off computer, then press the Display Off button, holding it at least 2 seconds until it starts blinking.

To Use Laptop with Projector

  • There is a laptop cable next to the monitor on top of the instructor station. Plug laptop cable into laptop's external monitor jack, and connect the audio cable to the headphones jack on your laptop.
  • Turn on laptop.
  • To display laptop image on projector, use the Control Panel on top of instructor station. (Pictured above)
  • Press Display On button. Button will blink, indicating that the projector is slowly turning on.
  • Press Laptop button on control panel input selector.
  • Laptop image should appear on screen. If image is not optimal, press the Auto Image button on the control panel.
  • If needed, adjust volume with knob on Control Panel.
  • When finished, turn off and unplug laptop, then press the Display Off button, holding it at least 2 seconds until it starts blinking. Projector will then turn off.

To Show A DVD

  • Turn on DVD/VCR player, located inside the instructor station. Insert DVD.
  • To display DVD image on projector, use Control Panel on top of instructor station. (Pictured above)
  • Press Display On button. Wait until light stops blinking.
  • Press the DVD button on Control Panel input selector. (On the DVD/VCR player, press the "DVD/VCR Select" button until DVD lights up. This ensures that the control buttons are operating the DVD.)
  • Operate DVD player with buttons on the top control panel.
  • Adjust volume using knob on Control Panel.
  • When finished, press the Display OFF button, holding it at least 2 seconds until it starts blinking. Eject DVD and turn off DVD player.

To Show A VHS Videotape

  • The VCR/DVD combo player is located inside the instructor station. Turn on VCR/DVD player and insert tape.
  • To display VCR on projector, use the Control Panel on top of instructor station. (Pictured above)
  • Press Display On button. Button will blink, indicating that the projector is slowly turning on.
  • Press VCR button on Control Panel input selector. (On the DVD/VCR player, press the "DVD/VCR Select" button until VCR lights up. This ensures that the control buttons are operating the VCR.)
  • Operate VCR player using buttons on top control panel.
  • Adjust volume with knob on Control Panel.
  • When finished, press the Display Off button, holding it at least 2 seconds until it starts blinking. Eject tape and turn off VCR player.

To use Elmo Document Camera

  • On control panel, press Display On button. Button will blink, indicating that the Data projector is slowly turning on.
  • Press the DOC CAM button.
  • Elmo document camera is located in the right side drawer of the instructor station.
  • Open drawer fully, raise both light arms, then raise the camera arm by pressing the switch on the upper left.
  • Turn on the grey power switch on the upper right of unit.
  • Press the Lamp button on lower right of unit. Lamp button toggles between three states: Upper, which turns on the upper lights on arms, Base, which provided illumination from below (for transparencies,) and Off.
  • Press the Zoom Tele or Wide buttons to move in closer or farther away from the object or document.
  • When finished, turn off the grey power switch on the upper right of unit. Close the arms and close the drawer. Press the Display OFF button on top control panel, holding it at least 2 seconds until it starts to blink.

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