•Smartboard Notebook/Smartboard Software must be on laptop
At PSHS our Media Center has the complete package, ready to use.
Begin by placing the data projector/laptop/cart in desired location. Plug in the cart to AC
Laptop without Smartboard
Back of Laptop with Smartboard Connection
Turn data projector on first-Red button
the image to be
squared if device is
tilted up and image
•It may take a few moments for the lamp to initialize, but you will get a blue
•Height can be adjusted with the legs on the lower, front on the unit.
•Moving the cart closer/farther from the screen or Smartboard will make
substantial changes in size of image. Smaller adjustments can be made with
Back of Laptop is
Check the connections of the
Smartboard cord. Note the light on
the Smartboard. We will refer to it Front of the Smartboard,
Once the projector is on and necessary adjustments have
been made…we can move to the laptop.
•As the laptop goes through the normal
start up functions, watch for the light
on the Smartboard to go from red to
green. As the computer recognize all
the hardware connected to it, the light
will go from red….to green.
•Next, look for the menu displayed on
the desktop that looks like the one
Before we go any farther, lets lock the
Smartboard in place so it will not move. If you
have the displayed image in the desired
location, lock the casters on the base of the
Smartboard. If the board or cart is moved after
we orient the board, you will have to repeat the
Let’s move on. Lock the casters and click the
Now, walk to the Smartboard and use a finger to touch each red icon firmly. Follow the
progression until you have touched each icon.
The set up is now complete and the board can be used as an alternative input device!!!
•Yes the kids can use it…That is why it is here
•Both the computer and the Smartboard can be used at the
same time for input.
•The markers do not really mark. You can put one in your
pocket and use your finger if you wish.
•Board will not “erase” unless all markers are in tray.