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Classrooms with Installed Technology: CT 108

CT 108 Smart Classroom

Classroom audio visual devices


To turn on the projector: Press the DISPLAY ON button on the Crestron control box.  The screen will lower automatically.

To display the computer: On the Crestron control box, press PC.  Power on the computer and enter your New Paltz Computer User ID and Password.

To display the document camera:  On the Crestron box, press the Doc Camera button.  The document camera will turn on automatically.  Papers or objects placed on the circular base will be projected onto the screen.

To display a laptop: Connect your laptop to the 15-pin VGA cable and 1/8" mini audio cable.  Power on your laptop.  On the Crestron box, press Laptop.  A LAN cable is provided if wireless is not used.  If your laptop is not displayed correctly on the screen, press the Auto Image button.

To display an image from an HDMI or Video source:  HDMI and analog Video ports are provided on the Extron connection box, located next to the Crestron control box.  Connect your own equipment.  Then on the Crestron box, press the HDMI or Video button.  Please note that an HDMI source will project on the screen but will not display on the instructor's monitor.

DVDs may be played through the computer.

An IPod may be connected to the 1/8" mini audio cable.  Press the Laptop button and adjust volume.

Volume is adjusted by a knob on the Crestron control box.

Use the up and down buttons on the Five Way Navigation Pad to manually control the screen.

IMPORTANT!  At the end of class, Press the DISPLAY OFF button to turn off the projector!  Also turn off the computer or document camera. 

Never touch the ceiling mounted LCD projector. It is alarmed!

Please call Instructional Media Services for classroom orientation or technical assistance at x3633 days or x3639 evenings.

For computer problems, call x3816.