Teaching Room Equipment

... expand the tabs for short guides on using the equipment.

AV-equipment_U08

The majority of teaching rooms at LSE contain the following standard equipment:  

Data Projector

The audio visual facilities in LSE teaching rooms are controlled using a panel which has both a touch screen and push buttons to operate it:

touchscreen1

Before you start, the home screen will be displayed:

touchscreen2

  1. Switch the projector on by pressing the Display on button on the right. The touch panel screen will display as below

    touchscreen3
  2. Touch Power On to confirm. The projector will then begin to warm up
  3. Choose which device you would like to display using the input buttons to the right of the screen

Please make sure you switch the projector off when you have finished with it:

  1. Press the Display Off button
  2. Confirm by pressing Power Off

    touchscreen14

DVD Player

  1. Switch the projector on by pressing the Display On button on the right
  2. Press Power On on the touch screen
  3. Press the DVD button on the right.

      touchscreen6

    The controls for playback control will appear on the touchscreen

    touchscreen7
  4. Press More to see further options

    touchscreen8
  5. Press Back to return to the previous screen

HDMI input for a laptop

  1. Switch the projector on by pressing the Display On button on the right
  2. Press Power On 
  3. Press the Laptop button on the right.

      touchscreen4

    The VGA or HDMI input screen will be displayed

    touchscreen5
  4. Choose HDMI if you are using an HDMI connection. Please note that this is not available in all rooms.

Sound system for PC/DVD

You can control the sound level by using the adjustable knob to the right of the screen.

You can also mute the sound by pressing Mute.

touchscreen13

The button will flash until the sound is unmuted.

VGA input for a laptop

  1. Switch the projector on by pressing the Display On button on the right
  2. Press Power On 
  3. Press the Laptop button on the right

    touchscreen4

    The VGA or HDMI input screen will be displayed

    touchscreen5
  4. Choose VGA if you are connecting via the standard cable to the input on the teaching desk. This is the 15-pin monitor output on your laptop. These cables are available from STC.S50 or call extension 5300/5400. We cannot guarantee that a cable will be present in every room
  5. For Macbooks, a mini display port to VGA adaptor is required. There is a limited stock of these available for loan, however it is advised that you purchase one personally. Advice is available by calling extension 5300/5400.

Doc cam (Visualiser)

  1. Switch the projector on by pressing the Display On button on the right
  2. Press Power On 
  3. Press the Doc Cam button on the right

    touchscreen9

    The controls for the Doc Cam (Visualiser) will be displayed

    touchscreen10
  4. These controls allow you to zoom in on your material. If you are showing acetates, you can change the lamp settings to suit you.

Whiteboard

Teaching rooms are equipped with whiteboards.

Please use only whiteboard markers to write on the board.

If there are no pens or erasures located in the space or the board needs a professional clean, please contact us: imt.av.support@lse.ac.uk