Prepare Computer for Classroom AV equipment


There are some configuration steps that you can take to prepare your computer for use with the classroom AV equipment that has been configured for the Fall 2020 semester. 

Details / Instructions


You will be using the Solstice Pod in the classroom to display anything from your computer on the overhead screen (i.e., PowerPoint, etc.). Visit to download and install the Solstice App that you will be using in the classroom.

Turn off Presenter Notes in PowerPoint

Mac Instructions

  • Open PowerPoint and choose New Slide. 
  • Click PowerPoint in the top toolbar and click Choose Preferences
  • In the Output and Sharing pane, click Slide Show
  • Uncheck Always start Presenter View with 2 Displays. 

Windows Instructions

  • Open PowerPoint and choose New Slide. 
  • Select the Slide Show tab. 
  • In the Monitors group, uncheck the box for Presenter View.
  • On the Monitor drop-down menu, select Primary Monitor

 Zoom Settings

  • Open the Zoom app. 
  • Click the Gear icon on the top right. 
  • On the left, click General
  • Check the option for Use Dual Monitors

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