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jcl:hallwaymonitors [2021/10/17 11:25] (current)
tdobes replace weird phrasing in introduction and update to reflect that HDMI cables are not currently sitting under TV's due to theft
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-====== ​Public ​Displays in Open Areas ====== +====== ​Large Displays in Common ​Areas ====== 
-Displays that are for public useThey have an HDMI cable connected to the wall plate below them.  These are available for anyone to use.+In the Crerar 2nd and 3rd floor common areas, there are several large displays which can be used for group/​collaborative projects or small presentations While these displays often show departmental announcements,​ there is also an HDMI port on the wall plate below them.  These are freely ​available for anyone ​in CS to use.
  
 The monitors have a native resolution of 1920x1080 (1080p). ​ There is a six-button control panel below the monitor for control purposes. The monitors have a native resolution of 1920x1080 (1080p). ​ There is a six-button control panel below the monitor for control purposes.
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 ===== Instructions ===== ===== Instructions =====
  
-  - Connect your laptop ​to the HDMI cable.+  - Connect your laptop ​with an HDMI cable to the wall plate.
   - If the display is powered off, press the power button on the control panel.   - If the display is powered off, press the power button on the control panel.
   - Press the laptop button on the control panel. ​ You should see video from the laptop appear on the display a few seconds later.   - Press the laptop button on the control panel. ​ You should see video from the laptop appear on the display a few seconds later.
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   - When you are done, press the news button to switch back to the announcements feed or the power button to turn off the display.   - When you are done, press the news button to switch back to the announcements feed or the power button to turn off the display.
  
-If the HDMI cable is missing or the display does not appear to be functioning properly, please contact Techstaff.+If the display does not appear to be functioning properly, please ​[[techstaff@cs.uchicago.edu|contact Techstaff]].
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