Podium Help Sheet for HSEB 150-person Classrooms

Help desk HSEB Room 3100: 801-213-3522


To Start Touch screen to activate the control panel; touch again to display login screen; enter access code provided; press Enter
Select Source Podium PC
Podium Mac
Podium Inputs-allows you to connect your laptop or other media. Select Laptop 1 or Laptop 2 or S-Video or Composite Video
Document Camera-overhead and slide mode available; device projects opaque objects, pages from a book, transparencies, slides
VCR-standard controls
DVD-standard controls
Lighting Experiment with Full, Meeting, Conference, Projection and Dim to select the lighting choice that works for you.
Lights can also be controlled from the switch panels on the wall.
Advanced Lowers screen and turns on projector(s); includes Projector Screen, Current Status, Display Modify and Window Covering
Media Source Controls volume for VCR, DVD or other media; Mute is a toggle
Mic Volume Controls volume for the mic; Mute is a toggle
Media Source Controls volume for VCR, DVD or other media; Mute is a toggle
Make A Point! This feature shutters the projector; operates as a toggle
?(Help)
Help Desk?
Provides contextual help - press again to turn off
Contacts a person who will respond immediately
System Off Use to end session; turns the projector off, retracts the screen & turns lights on. Projector takes 3-5 minutes to cool before it can be turned on again.

Additional Information for 150-person classrooms

  • Classroom has two projectors and two monitors, document camera, DVD and VCR players
  • One monitor has an annotation overlay (described on following page)
  • Internet access is available for all computers; personal computers can be hooked to the Internet with a network cable or connect via the wireless network
  • A remote device with pointer is available for advancing slides and Web pages on the PC
  • There are three mics - 1) fixed podium; 2) wireless; 3) hand-held; assistive listening
  • Dry erase markers and erasers are in all rooms. (Or ask!)

Equipment requests can be directed to the Help Desk: 801-213-3522


FINGERS ONLY! Use only your finger to touch the podium control panel or the computer monitor with the annotation overlay. Do not use a pen, stylus, etc. on the screens; do not clean or wipe screens!


Annotation Overlay


The annotation overlay feature allows you to write or draw on the computer screen with your finger (fingers only); what is written or drawn is projected onto the screen.


The computer screen can be tapped to display an arrow.


podium annotation illustration

FINGERS ONLY! Use only your finger to touch the podium control panel or the computer monitor with the annotation overlay. Do not use a pen, stylus, etc. on the screens; do not clean or wipe screens!

Page updated: Wed, 2010-12-01