Wired Laptop Projection – Koch

Use the HDMI Connection

  • Plug HDMI cable with video adapter on the podium into the MacBook.
  • If necessary, turn on and login to the MacBook.
  • Press Podium on the button panel.  This will turn on the Projector or switch the input to the MacBook. 
  • Use Volume dial on button panel to raise or lower speaker volume.  Volume level may also need to be adjusted in the application.
  • When done:
    • Unplug the cable from the MacBook.
    • Press Off on button panel.  A beep will sound when the projector shuts down.

      NOTE:  When using an HDMI connection for the first time, a change to the audio settings will need to be made on the MacBook.  This only needs to done once.  While connected to the HDMI cable:

      • Click on the Apple menu and select System Preferences
      • Select Sound
      • Select the Output tab
      • From the list displayed under Select a device for sound output:, select Crestron (Type will read HDMI)
      • Close the Sound window
      • The MacBook will remember this setting

 

Using a VGA Connection

  • Plug the VGA cable on the podium into the video adapter and the video adapter into the MacBook.
  • Plug the audio cable on the podium into the MacBook.
  • If necessary, turn on and login to the MacBook.
  • Press Podium on button panel.  This will turn on the Projector or switch the input to the MacBook. 
    • NOTE: It may take a several seconds for the MacBook image to appear on the screen.
  • Use Volume dial on button panel to raise or lower speaker volume.  Volume levels may also need to be adjusted on the MacBook and/or in the application.
  • When done:
    • Unplug the cables from the MacBook.
    • Press Off on button panel.  A beep will sound when projector shuts down.