Pierce 216

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Pierce 216 is located on the south side of the Pierce Building, in the MPK Complex.
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==Room Capabilities==
==Room Capabilities==
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==Projector Operation==
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===Turning on the Projector===
 
A Pixie control board is used to operate the projector in the room.  It can be found on the wall behind the podium.
A Pixie control board is used to operate the projector in the room.  It can be found on the wall behind the podium.
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To turn on the projector, press the '''Power''' button on the Pixie Controller.
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===Turning on the Projector===
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#To turn on the projector, press the '''Power''' button on the Pixie Controller.
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#The projector should now begin turning on.
===Plugging in a Laptop===
===Plugging in a Laptop===
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#Plug the provided VGA cable into your computer
#Plug the provided VGA cable into your computer
#Press '''Source''' on the Pixie Controller
#Press '''Source''' on the Pixie Controller
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:*The '''Source Search''' menu will appear on the screen.
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#*The '''Source Search''' menu will appear on the screen.
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:*'''NOTE''': It will take 8 seconds for the menu to disappear upon finding an input.
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#*'''NOTE''': It will take 8 seconds for the menu to disappear upon finding an input.
#If you do not see your image being projected, ensure that your Operating System is configured to do so.
#If you do not see your image being projected, ensure that your Operating System is configured to do so.
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#Turn on the projector by using the Pixie Controller
#Turn on the projector by using the Pixie Controller
#Insert your media into the DVD/VCR combo
#Insert your media into the DVD/VCR combo
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#*VCR tapes can be inserted into the VCR opening
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:*Use the '''Eject''' button to gain access to the DVD tray
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#*Use the '''Eject''' button to gain access to the DVD tray
#Press the '''Source''' button on the Pixie Controller
#Press the '''Source''' button on the Pixie Controller
#Your media should now be projected
#Your media should now be projected
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====Adjusting the Volume====
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The volume of the DVD/VCR combo can be adjusted through the Pixie Control Board.
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#Use the respective '''Volume''' controls to raise or lower the volume.
===Turning off the Projector===
===Turning off the Projector===

Revision as of 10:49, 22 March 2012

Pierce 216 is located on the south side of the Pierce Building, in the MPK Complex.

P216 projector.jpg

Contents

Room Capabilities

  • One ceiling mounted LCD projector
    • Pixie Controlled
  • VCR, DVD
  • VGA input
  • Wired network connections located underneath tables
  • Wireless Network Connectivity
  • Fully controllable lighting system

Projector Operation

A Pixie control board is used to operate the projector in the room. It can be found on the wall behind the podium.

P216 pixie.JPG

Turning on the Projector

  1. To turn on the projector, press the Power button on the Pixie Controller.
  2. The projector should now begin turning on.

Plugging in a Laptop

In order to use your laptop as the input for the projector, follow the below steps:

  1. Turn on the projector by using the Pixie Controller
  2. Plug the provided VGA cable into your computer
  3. Press Source on the Pixie Controller
    • The Source Search menu will appear on the screen.
    • NOTE: It will take 8 seconds for the menu to disappear upon finding an input.
  4. If you do not see your image being projected, ensure that your Operating System is configured to do so.

Using the VCR/DVD Combo

The VCR/DVD combo is located in the podium, under the top shelf. Follow the below steps to view a VCR or DVD on the projection system.

  1. Turn on the projector by using the Pixie Controller
  2. Insert your media into the DVD/VCR combo
    • VCR tapes can be inserted into the VCR opening
    • Use the Eject button to gain access to the DVD tray
  3. Press the Source button on the Pixie Controller
  4. Your media should now be projected

Adjusting the Volume

The volume of the DVD/VCR combo can be adjusted through the Pixie Control Board.

  1. Use the respective Volume controls to raise or lower the volume.

Turning off the Projector

  1. To turn off the projector, press the Power button on the Pixie Controller
  2. A menu will appear requesting confirmation, press Power again
  3. The projector will now shut down
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