How do I use a document camera? (Staff)

To use a document camera to show documents and other items on a projection screen in a teaching room:

  • Check the document camera is On


  • Put the item you wish to display on the desk underneath the Document Camera
  • Press Doc Cam on the control panel on the teaching station

To zoom in and out use:

  • the left/right arrow buttons on the base of a black document camera

  • the zoom dial on the left hand-side of the arm of a white document camera

Press PC on the control panel on the teaching station

to display the teaching computer on the projection screen again.

For more information see:

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