The Projector Control is an Extron MLC 52 IR VC unit, which is installed on the wall next to the podium. This is where you control the LCD projector and volume. Next to the Projector Control is the Screen Control, which can be used to lower and raise the screen . An Instructions sheet on how to use the Projector Control and Screen Control is posted on the wall and is also available online.
The podium, in the front of the room, is fitted with a cable cubby (black box on top towards the back right), where all the cables for a laptop connection are stored. It contains one power outlet, VGA cable, audio cable, and Ethernet cable.
Built-in Desktop Computer
The podium is fitted with a built-in desktop computer. It is installed on the top shelf, behind the front door. The original computer was a DELL OptiPlex 960 Small Form Factor running under Windows operating system. The Microsoft Office package is installed on the computer. There two USB ports on the left edge of the monitor to be used for USB memory thumb drives. We have upgraded the computer on May 2016.
The podium is fitted with a DVD/VCR player. It is installed on the bottom shelf, behind the front door. The player is a Sony SLV-D380P DVD/VCR Combo . The remote control is anchored to the player and can be used to operate the player.
There is no document camera in this classroom.
The classroom is fitted with a ceiling mounted LCD projector. The projector is a MITSUBISHI WL2650U with the following specification: Brightness: 3500 ANSI Lumens; Resolution: 1280 x 800; Weight: 10.4 lbs. The maximum lamp life is 4,000 hours, so please shut off the projector after use.
The lamp may be removed from the side of the projector unit. This simplifies replacement without turning the projector around or over when suspended from the ceiling..
The screen is a Cosmopolitan Electrol Projection Screen - 60x80" - 100" Diagonal - Video Format (4:3 Aspect Ratio) - Matte White (Mfr # 40782).
If your laptop is configured for DHCP, then you should be able to connect to the campus network. Note that you can access the campus network and not the Animal Science domain. There is no an active telephone line in the classroom.
LCD Projector Maintenance:
Once a year have the projector fan cleaned out. Lamp life is 4,000 hours.
Description: Replacement Lamp for MITSUBISHI WL2650U projector
Part Number: VLT-XL650LP
Price: $226.50 (as of 3 July 2016)
3/30/2015: The projector lamp was replaced.
Abbas Ahmadi (530-752-5886, firstname.lastname@example.org )