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Analog Input Panel

The input panel is used to connect a laptop, auxiliary microphone, or other external source to the projection system. Since this is not a device adjusted specifically for the installed system, please test this device in the classroom prior to the event. If you would like assistance, please schedule a testing session with Classroom Technology staff.

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A. Locate the Input Panel on top of the multimedia lectern at the front of the classroom.

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B. Determine the correct connections needed to attach your device to the input panel and provide the necessary cables if needed.

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Image of lip VGA interface

C. For connecting a laptop, please follow the directions on the Laptop Instruction Page.

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Image of RCA Composite jacks

D. To connect an auxiliary standard definition video device (such as a VCR) to the projection system, use the composite RCA jacks. Use the yellow connector for video, and the white and red connectors for left and right audio.

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E. Locate the touchpanel on the lectern top.

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F. Route the composite video/audio device’s image to the projector by pressing the video source button.

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G. For classrooms with two projectors, project the device onto the left or right screen by pressing the appropriate display button in the lower portion of the touch panel.

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Image of Lip XLR jack

H. To connect an auxiliary microphone, use the XLR jack to connect your microphone to the system. Audio level is controlled with the Mic volume slider bar.