Media Services and Classroom Support
The Media Services Office handles all audio visual classroom equipment, video conferencing,
identification cards, and copiers for students, faculty and staff. The Media Services Office is located on the second floor of the Law Library Building.
Jump to: Using a Laptop | Playing a DVD | Using the ELMO | Using the Clickers - PowerPoint Polling or TurningPoint Anywhere
Turning On/Off the Computer and Projector
NOT turn off the main POWER SWITCH(red button inside the podium at the top right).
POWER BUTTON inside the podium to turn on the computer.
LOG ON using your Widener username and password . Step in front of the
EXTRON The Extron screen is motion activated. Touch the
EXTRON Screen after Widener Logo appears.
Wait while the system starts up.
This will turn on the
PROJECTOR and TELEVISIONS.
Touch the PC icon on the Extron screen to project the computer. If necessary, adjust the
VOLUME on the Extron screen.
If volume isn’t working, check to see if mute button is flashing.
If it is flashing, touch the mute button to turn sound on.
Switch between the PC and other devices by touching the corresponding icons on the Extron screen.
RESTART or LOG OFF the computer. Touch
SYSTEM OFF on the Extron Screen. Touch
POWER DOWN. This will turn off the projector and televisions. Using a Laptop
Plug in your laptop using the appropriate
cable in the cubby. After the projector is on, touch the
LAPTOP icon on the Extron screen to project the laptop. Select
HDMI or VGA, depending on how your laptop is connected.
If you need an adapter for an apple product, contact Media Services.
Switch between the Laptop and other devices by touching the corresponding icons on the Extron screen.
Playing A DVD
Push the power button to turn on DVD player
Insert DVD into the player in the Podium.
After the projector is on, touch the
BLU-RAY DVD icon on the Extron screen to project the DVD. Use the player controls on the Extron screen.
Switch between the DVD and other devices by touching the corresponding icons on the Extron screen.
Using the ELMO Document Camera
Camera Display Mode (pen tools are not available)
After the projector is on, touch th
e DOC CAM icon on the Extron screen to project the ELMO.
TURN ON the ELMO.
The button will have a blue light around it.
ROTATE the arm camera so it is pointed at what you want to project.
ZOOM in and out by rotating the knob on the end of the arm.
TURN OFF the ELMO when finished. Using Clickers
Insert USB flash drive (if that’s where your presentation is stored).
TURNING POINT from the desktop icon. When the dashboard opens, click on
POWERPOINT POLLING. This will open PowerPoint with the Turning Point Ribbon. From the
FILE MENU, OPEN your presentation. Click the
RESET icon on the TURNING POINT RIBBON. Reset the data to clear out testing data or old response. Select “Session.” Click slideshow icon or press
F5 to open your presentation in full screen. At your polling slide, a menu will open at the top of the screen to manage the polling.
POLLING OPEN light turns green, have the audience vote using the clickers. They can change their selections until you close the polling. The last clicked response is the one that will register. Click the mouse to
close polling and show the results. Click again to advance the slide. To save your results at the end of your presentation, click the
SAVE icon on the TURNING POINT RIBBON.
Save the results to a personal location (not the computer’s hard drive).
TURNINGPOINT software on your computer.
The default receiver channel is 41.
Now you will see your Channel information displayed (so students can be sure to connect to the correct channel on their clickers) and a polling options box.
ANYWHERE POLLING. To ask a question and allow students to respond on their devices, click the
PLAY icon on the polling box. To close the question, click the
PLAY/PAUSE icon again (it's now a pause icon). To quit your session, close the polling box.
Jump to: Turning on/off the Computer and Projector | Using a Laptop | Playing a DVD | Using the ELMO
Brian Fearnbaugh Media Services & Classroom Support Specialist & Copy Center/Mail Room Contact Office Phone: 717.541.3963 Cell Phone: 717.379.1833 Email: [email protected]