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Thompson 105
Technology instructions for Thompson 105. If you experience any problems, call ext. 3333 or email the Help Desk at Please visit our web site at for additional information.
Quick Links to sections in this article:
Using the Podium Computer       Using the Document Camera       Using a Laptop Computer 
Connecting the HooverCam Hoovercam for Zoom  Shutting down the Projector

Using the Podium Computer

Step 1:Press the power button on the touch panel.

Step 2:Push the power button on the lectern Computer.

Step 3: Tap Lectern PC on the touch panel to send the screen to the projector.

Step 4:Use the volume silder on the right to adjust the volume.

Using the Document Camera

Step 1:Press the power button on the HooverCam.

Step 2:Tap Document Cam on the touch panel to project the HooverCam.

Using a Laptop Computer

Step 1Connect your laptop to the podium with either the HDMI cable their or the VGA cable.

Step 2:Tap either Laptop HDMI or Laptop VGA depending on what cable you used in step 1.

Step 3:Use the volume slider on the right ot adjust the volume.

Connecting the HooverCam to a Laptop:

Step 1: Make sure the orange USB cable is plugged into the HooverCam

Step 2: Plug that Same orange cable into your Laptop’s USB port.

Step 3: On the HooverCam screen, click the monitor Icon in the upper right hand side of the screen.

Step 4: Select the USB option.

Sharing the HooverCam on Zoom:

While in a call, select Video Settings and then choose HooverCam Ultra8 in the camera drop down.

Properly Turning Off the Projector

Step 1:

Turn off the projector by touching the POWER button on the left sidebar. You will be prompted, “Are you sure you want to power off the system?” Touch YES.

Step 2:

Turn the computer off by clicking on the Start button at the bottom left of the screen, then select the Power Button symbol. Choose Shut Down.

Step 3:

If you want to turn on the projector again, give the machine several minutes to cool down before restarting the projector.

Warning: Do NOT turn off the Surge Protector!

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