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Gittis Classrooms (G1, G2, G213, G213) Room technology instructions

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To Log into the Classroom PC (Log out of PC when finished)

  • Touch the “PC” button on the touch panel
  • Touch the preview image  (#3) to make it full screen 
  • Using the wireless keyboard and mouse, login with your Law School credentials
  • Access o365 web apps and Canvas using desktop icons
  • 2-factor authentication is required for all Pennkey (Canvas) authentication
  • You can choose “Trust This Browser” to reduce login time for 2-factor authentication 
    • Remember to bring your smart phone, key fob or list of numbers to class with you
    • Classroom computers may not save your “Trust this Browser” setting from class to class.

 

  • IMPORTANT: Log out of PC when finished
    • Quick Logoff: Double-click the LOG OFF button on the desktop

     

To connect a laptop:

  • Using the provided cables and adapters, plug the HDMI cable into your laptop
  • Some rooms are equipped with Mersive Solstice, which will allow you to send your laptop screen to the projection system wirelessly. See here for instructions.

To use the Document Camera:

  • Open the document camera cubby door and remove the document camera from the table. Press the power button to turn on document camera.

To Send an image to a projector screen

  1. Select a Source
  2. Select a Projector. You can choose one or both screens - this will automatically lower the front lights and turn on the projectors.
  3. The PC preview will come through in this box. Tap to make PC feed fullscreen. To exit fullscreen and return to room controls, tap in the lower left hand corner of the touch panel. Access Source audio controls to the right of PC preview feed
  4. Press “ITS Help” to request a technician for assistance
  5. Room Controls are found along the side of the screen to control lighting, microphone levels, and shades
  6. When finished, please log out of the PC, then select Exit and Shutdown from the touch panel. 

 

How to find help:

For urgent problems, press the “ITS Help” button. An ITS technician will arrive at your class within 5-10 minutes

Call the ITS Media hotline at 215-898-9570

For non-urgent matters, email us at itsmedia@law.upenn.edu

After-hours (after 8pm) or weekend support:

Call 215-898-9570 and leave a detailed message of your problem, your room, and a phone number where we can reach you. An ITS technician will call you back within 20 minutes.

 

Other information:

Penn Law classrooms support Zoom video conferencing. Click here for more details on scheduling and connecting to a Zoom call.

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