Question

How do I use the AV in the Lighthouse Multipurpose room?


Answer

The new multipurpose room in the lighthouse is equipped with two projectors, speakers for each space, and Apple TV's to cast your device to. To connect your device to suit your needs, follow the instructions below.

To play audio:

  1. There is an audio input plate that you can directly plug your phone into to play music from your iPhone, iPad, tablet or phone. The volume for this is simply controlled by turning the volume up or down on your device to the desired level.

 

To project media:

  1. Press the ON button and wait for the projector to power on and the screen to Descend.
  2. Connect your laptop using the HDMI to mini DP cable stored in the cupboard. 
  3. Press the Wallplate button.
  4. If playing audio use the ^ and v buttons to Increase or Decrease the Volume. If you need to stop displaying image or audio use the Mute button to stop projection. This will not stop any media on your computer.
  5. To turn the system off, press the Off button.

 

To connect using Airplay

  1. Turn On the projector using the wall plate.
  2. Select the Airplay input.
  3. Instructions on how to connect your device to Airplay can be found here.
  4. If playing audio use the ^ and v buttons to Increase or Decrease the Volume. If you need to stop displaying image or audio use the Mute button to stop projection. This will not stop any media on your computer.
  5. To turn the system off, press the Off button.

 

To combine rooms

  1. Turn both projectors On.
  2. On the wall plate on the north side of the room press the Link Proj button.
    1. Only the media input to the south side of the room will be displayed on both projectors.
    2. The mute button will only mute the audio and video for the projector that you press the mute button for.

 

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