Center for the Arts 161

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Room Summary

Photo of the CFA 161 room number Photo of the classroom space showing student desks, the instructor's station, and a piano Image of media player

 

 

This room is on the first floor of the Center for the Arts. It can hold 25 students.

How to Use Room: Base Level Operations

  1. Touch the screen control to turn on the system. The system will take 45 seconds to warm up.
  2. Use the touch screen control to select the desired input (CMPTR, DVD/VCR, TV, CD, Doc Cam, Aux).
    • Laptop/Device inputs are built into the top of the work station.
  3. Turn on the computer by pressing the power button on the top right of the CPU (located on the top of the equipment rack).
    • The desktop computer in the room is the default computer.
  4. Turn on the computer monitor by pressing the power button on the bottom right side of the computer monitor.
  5. Login with your Elon username and password.
  6. Turn the system off by pressing the System Off button located on the top right side of the touch screen control.
  7. To power the desktop computer off, click the Shut Down button (click the Windows button on the bottom left side of the desktop, the Shut Down button is located to the right of the display window).

Availible Technology

Below is a list of all the technology/features available in CFA 161.

Equipment Manufacturer Model/Type
Desktop Dell Optiplex 7020 AIO
Touch Screen Control Crestron TSW-1050-B-S
Projector NEC  
Projector Screen Da-Lite Cosmopolitan
Document Camera WolfVision VZ-8light4
VCR/DVD Player Toshiba DVR620
Web Camera Avaya HC020
Laptop Connectivity   HDMI, VGA, Audio, Ethernet

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  2. Web Camera
    • Manufacturer - Avaya
    • Model/Type - HC020
  3. Laptop Connectivity
    • Manufacturer - HDMI, VGA, Audio, Ethernet 

 

1.) Desktop (Dell)

Photo of the monitor, keyboard, and mouse attached to the computer available at the instructor's station

Basic Operating Instructions

  1. Turn on the computer by pressing the power button on the bottom-right corner of the monitor.
    Photo of the monitor installed at the instructor's station with the power button highlighted
  2. Login with your Elon username and password.
  3. Touch the touch screen control to turn on the system. The system will take 45 seconds to warm up.
  4. Select Desktop from CMPTR to display the desktop on the projector screen.
  5. To power the system off, press the System Off button located on the top-right of the touch screen control.
  6. To turn the computer off, press the power button on the bottom-right side of the computer.

 

2.) Touch Screen Control (Crestron)

Basic Operating Instructions

  1. Touch the screen to turn on the system. The system will take 45 seconds to warm up.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel showing instructions to touch the screen to begin
  2. Use the touch screen control to select the desired input (CMPTR, DVD/VCR, TV, CD, Doc Cam, Aux).
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with the computer tab active showing the desktop option selected
  3. Press IMAGE MUTE, located on the top left to mute the screen image and adjust the height of the projector screen.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with the image mute or un-mute options with the ability to raise or lower the screen as well as muting the audio
  4. To turn the system off, press the System Off button located on the top right of the touch screen control.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel showing the option to shutdown the system

Desktop Instructions

  1. Tap on the Desktop tab on the touch panel.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with the computer tab active showing the desktop option as being selected
  2. Turn on the Desktop computer and login with your Elon username and password.

HDMI Instructions

  1. Tap on the HDMI tab on the touch panel.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with the computer tab active and the laptop-hdmi option selected
  2. Plug in your device using the HDMI cord (3).
    Photo of the cable cubby installed at the instructor station identifying the vga cable, audio cable, hdmi cable, network cable, inputs, and power outlets by number
  3. Ensure that your device is on.

VGA Instructions

  1. Tap on the VGA tab on the touch panel.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with the computer tab active and the Laptop-VGA option highlighted
  2. Plug in your device using the VGA cord (1) and the audio connection for VGA (2).
    Photo of the cable cubby installed at the instructor's station with the vga, audio, hdmi, network, input, and power outlets identified by number
  3. Ensure that your device is on.

DVD Instructions

  1. The DVD player is located in the cabinet beneath the computer.
  2. Insert your DVD into the player.
  3. Tap on the DVD/VCR tab on the touch panel.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with the DVD/VCR tab active
  4. In the lower right hand corner, tap on the DVD option.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with  the DVD/VCR tabl active and the DVD option highlighted.
  5. The touch panel will display DVD controller buttons.
  6. Use the buttons displayed to control the DVD player.

VCR Instructions

  1. The VCR is combined with the DVD player located in the cabinet beneath the computer.
  2. Insert your VCR into the player.
  3. Tap on the DVD/VCR tab on the touch panel.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with the DVD/VCR tab active
  4. In the lower right hand corner, tap on the VCR option.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with the DVD/VCR tab active and the VCR option highlighted
  5. The touch panel will display VCR controller buttons.
  6. Use the buttons displayed to control the VCR player.

TV Instructions

  1. Tap on the TV tab on the control panel.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with the TV tab active
  2. Use the arrows on the right to scroll up and down through the channels or use the numbers to select a specific channel.

CD Instructions

  1. The CDs can be played from the Toshiba VCR/DVD player in the equipment rack.
  2. Insert your CD into the tray of the player.
  3. Tap on the CD tab on the touch panel.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with the CD tab active
  4. The touch panel will display CD controller buttons.
  5. Use the buttons displayed to control the CD player.

Document Camera Instructions

  1. Select Doc Cam on the touch screen control.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with the document camera tab active
  2. Document camera is ready for use.
  3. Adjustments to zoom or lamp use can be made on the touch screen control.

AUX Instructions

  1. Other devices can be connected via the composite input (5).
    Photo of the cable cubby with the vga cable, audio cable, hdmi cable, network cable, inputs, and power outlets identified by number
  2. Tap on AUX tab on the control panel.
    Photo of the crestron control touch panel with the AUX tab active
  3. The touch panel will display the AUX device options.
    • You need to bring your own connection for the alternative device that is going to be used.

3.) Web Camera (Avaya)

Image of Avaya camera

Basic Operating Instructions

This room is equipped with an Avaya HC020 web camera to use with web conferencing. Please review the articles below for additional information.

Connect Classroom Technology to Zoom
Connect Classroom Technology to Microsoft Teams

 

4.) Projector (NEC)

Photo of the ceiling mounted projector

Basic Operating Instructions

  1. Touch the touch screen control to turn on the projector.
  2. Touch the touch screen control to mute the projector.
  3. Turn the projector off by pressing the System Off button on the top right side of the touch screen control.

 

5.) Document Camera (Wolfvision)

Photo of the document camera available in the space

Basic Operating Instructions

  1. Select the document camera on the touch screen control.
  2. Document camera is ready for use.
  3. Adjustments to zoom or lamp use can be made on the touch screen control.
  4. To turn the system off, press the System Off button located on the top right of the touch screen control or select another input to use.

 

Additional Room Features

  • Cable Cubby
    Photo of the cable cubby installed at the instructor's station with the vga cable, audio cable, hdmi cable, network cable, inputs, and power outlets identified by number
    Installed in the top of the instructor work station is a cable cubby which provides inputs for: 1) VGA, 2) Audio for VGA, 3) HDMI, 4) Ethernet, 5) Composite for external devices, and 6) Electrical.
  • Piano
  • Whiteboard with music staves

Details

Article ID: 83316
Created
Thu 7/18/19 9:49 AM
Modified
Thu 9/1/22 12:40 PM
Internal or External
External

Related Services / Offerings (4)

Crestron touch-screen panels, found in most classrooms and many event and meeting spaces, control the room's technology.
If you are experiencing a problem with a document camera, please report the issue.
If a classroom or meeting space has a projector issue, first look up the location in the Knowledge Base for some simple troubleshooting tips. If the issue doesn't resolve, report the issue.
Report an issue with a web camera.