Classroom Technology Support

Connecting a Laptop to the A/V System

Connecting a Laptop to the Audio/Visual System

  1. Attach the male VGA cable provided on the top surface of the podium to the female VGA connector on back of your laptop.
  2. For sound, connect the male mini-stereo cable to the female headphone jack on your laptop.
  3. For internet, plug in the male Ethernet cable into the female Ethernet jack on your laptop.
  4. Turn on the projector using the Pixie Pro or Crestron control system and select "Laptop" on the controller.
  5. For Windows laptops: hold down the "Fn" key and press the "F" key designated for CRT/LCD repeatedly until the image appears on both the projection screen and the laptop screen.
  6. For Mac laptops: Go to System Preferences > Displays > Detect Displays
  7. For questions or assistance call Classroom Tech Support at 4-1443.