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Baruch Computing and Technology Center (BCTC)

Equipment Instruction Manuals - Newman Vertical Campus Lectern

Connecting a Laptop Computer

   Ceiling Projector

First, make sure the ceiling projector is on, See "Turning on the Ceiling Projector" -

Classrooms for detailed instructions.

Note: Please Do not write on the base of the document Camera.
This will cause irreparable damage.

To connect a laptop to the ceiling projector use the VGA cable, network/ethernet cable and audio mini cable that are provided at the base of the computer monitor.

2) Press the button marked "Lap" on the control panel.

Connect the appropriate cables to your laptop.

Turn your laptop on.

To connect to the network/ethernet your laptop will need to be specially configured by your department's tech person and equipped with an ethernet card.

3) If you need sound:

In classrooms with 50 or fewer seats, turn on the speaker using the "Spk" button.

In 80 or 120-seat classrooms,
See "Audio Control in 80 and 120 seat classrooms" for instructions

4) If necessary, adjust volume using the volume knob on the control panel.


Please turn off the projector and the speaker when your presentation is finished.
See "Turning on the Ceiling Projector" - Classrooms for instructions on shutting off the projector


Tech Support Hotline: 646-312-1010