Classroom Technology

Articles related to classroom technology.

Articles (49)

Pinned Article A/V Cable Connections

This article describes the common A/V cables used in Xavier classrooms.

Pinned Article Classroom Equipment Request Guidelines

This article lists available A/V equipment and guidelines for requesting it.

Pinned Article Mirroring Computer Displays with Classroom AV Systems

PC and Mac desktops can be duplicated so that content is mirrored by the classroom projection systems.

Pinned Article Operating Classroom Touchpanels

This article explains how to use a touchpanel to operate equipment in (most) classrooms.

Pinned Article Using Zoom Rooms in Hybrid Classrooms

This article describes basic operation of Zoom Rooms for hybrid learning.

Pinned Article Zoom Rooms Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

This FAQ collects questions we are commonly asked about Zoom Rooms used for hybrid learning.

2016 Summer Classroom Refresh Information

Information about the 2016 Summer Classroom Refresh.

2017 Summer Classroom Refresh Information

Information about the 2017 Summer Classroom Refresh.

2018 Summer Classroom Refresh Information

Information about the 2018 Summer Classroom Refresh.

2019 Summer Classroom Refresh Information

This article describes the classroom refresh project for Summer 2019.

Audio Refuses to Stream from Solstice Mac Client

Newer versions of MacOS prevent the Solstice Audio Driver from loading without user intervention.

Deleting Content in VidGrid

This article demonstrates how to delete VidGrid video content.

Devices Periodically Lose Connection with Solstice

Frequent disconnects from Solstice are most likely caused by conservative power settings on the shared device.

Missing Screen Sharing Button in Zoom

The screen sharing feature in Zoom may be missing if the preference is turned off in your Zoom profile.

Playing a DVD in Zoom Rooms Results in a Grey Screen

The grey screen is an indicator that the video uses HDCP protection. One possible workaround is to use VLC to play the DVD.

Reserving Computer Labs for Classroom Use

Classrooms can be reserved via the Registrar's office.

Solstice Displays a Black Screen When Desktop Sharing Activated

On Windows, this behavior has been traced to outdated video drivers.

Speaker/Amplification Options for Events

Classroom Technology can provide speakers for small to mid size classroom events. Larger venues will require equipment rental by the event organizer.

Using Breakout Rooms in Hybrid Classrooms

This article discusses how to use Breakout Rooms with the Zoom Rooms hybrid classrooms. It requires some adjustments to who hosts the meeting during breakouts.

Using Solstice for Moderated Sessions

Solstice sessions can be set to control who can control or connect to a session is in progress.

Using the Wired Podium Microphone in Kennedy Auditorium

This article describes how to use the wired podium microphone in Kennedy Auditorium.

Using Zoom Rooms in HUB 201, 301 or 307

This article explains how to use Zoom Rooms specifically in HUB rooms 201/301/307.

VHS Retirement and Alternatives

VHS is a legacy technology no longer supported at Xavier.

Zoom Room Equipped Classroom List

This article lists all the classrooms containing Zoom Rooms technology for hybrid learning.

Zoom Waiting Rooms Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

This article explains what waiting rooms and why Xavier is adopting them as of Sept 1 2020.