Advice 1: How to connect your laptop to the projector

Every owner of a laptop or netbook one is aware that the monitor of this device is quite small. When compared with regular computer that has the ability to connect other monitors that differ in the diagonal, laptop such a function has not. The solution to this problem may be the purchase of the projector. It can be used for different purposes, not only to increase the overall diagonal of the monitor.
How to connect your laptop to the projector
You will need
  • Laptop (netbook), projector connection cable.
Instruction
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To connect the projector to your laptop you will need to completely de-energizing these devices. Turn them off, pulling the network cables out of their sockets.
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Route the cable from the projector's VGA cable to the laptop.
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Make connection of this cable. The VGA connector on the laptop, usually blue in color.
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First turn on the projector, connecting to the mains, and only then to the laptop.
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As a rule, then you just have to adjust the image, because it should automatically appear when you turn on the laptop. But there are times when it must be enabled. For this you need to wait until it loads the operating system and press Fn + "key to move between screens." You recognize her by the picture of two monitors. On laptops from Acer this image you can see on the F6 button.
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If the image is not displayed on the projector, then your laptop is unplugged or functional keys this projector is not suitable for your video card. Often it may caused by an outdated model of your video card. Newer models of graphics cards include the connection to the DVI connector. This connector is more universal and has a high image quality. Connect the projector to this connector it is possible only in the presence of the corresponding output on the projector.

Advice 2 : How to turn on the projector

Computer videoprojector requires a more complicated procedure of turning on and off than a conventional monitor. From the lack of action sequences in this procedure may prematurely fail expensive projection lamp.
How to turn on the projector
Instruction
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Make sure that the computer, projector and monitor (if present) is disconnected from the network. Also make sure that the projector has the same interface as the video card of the machine (VGA or DVI).
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If the computer is a desktop, unplug the monitor.
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Connect the projector includes a supply cord to the computer's graphics card instead of the monitor. In fact, the projectore of the two identical connectors, choose the one designated as the "Computer in".
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In the presence of the monitor, connect it to connector on the projectorand having the designation of "Monitor out".
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Apply power to all devices. The computer and monitor turn on as usual. Please note that the projectore is exactly two-color led lights up yellow.
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Remove the cap from the lens. Click on the projectorthe power button. Two-colour led remains yellow, but flashes. This means that run a sequence of automatic smooth warming projection lamp. At a certain stage of this sequence will turn on the fan, and then there was a soft splash screen with the name of the projector. When it becomes bright, two-color led will change to green and the unit will begin a circular search of the source until you find the computer. After that you will see on the big screen the same image as on the monitor.
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If you have a laptop, you may need another procedure. Click on its keyboard shortcut used to switch between built in screen and monitor output. It is listed in the instructions, for example "Fn"+"F8". Usually the first press of the hotkey switches the output with the built in screen out, the second makes you work, and then another, and the third again only includes a built-in screen.
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To adjust the size of the image, use the lever, and to adjust the focus ring near the lens.
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After you have finished using the projectorand turn off the computer and monitor in the usual way. To turn off the projectorand click on the power control button twice. Starts a sequence of smooth cooling of the lamp, and a two-colour led flashes green. Only when he starts to glow yellow and smooth, the projector can be disconnected from the network. Then put on the lens cover, disconnect all power cables, and the monitor plug back to the computer directly.

Advice 3 : How to connect a projector and monitor

To connect the projector to a computer, you need to consider a few features of these devices. Generally, users face the challenge of simultaneous use of the projector and the monitor.
How to connect a projector and monitor
You will need
  • adapter DVI-VGA.
Instruction
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This problem can be solved by several methods. The most convenient method should be based on the presence or absence of certain features of the projector. First, try simultaneously to connect the projector and the monitor to the computer video card.
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The problem is that many projectors only have VGA port for receiving a video signal. If by VGA computer video card is already connected monitor, and this device has no DVI port (HDMI), get an additional adapter. There are special adapter connected to the DVI output. Now connect this adapter to your projector.
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In that situation, when you have no possibility to purchase any adapter or the second port of the graphics card simply does not work, use a projector to connect a monitor. A prerequisite in this case is that the projector's VGA output.
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Connect the monitor with the projector using the regular VGA cable-VGA, which you have disabled from the computer video card. The projector in turn, connect to the VGA port of the computer. Now the signal to the monitor will come with a projector that will allow you to use these devices at the same time.
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If you used the first type of connection, configure settings of the synchronous operation of the projector and the monitor. Open the settings screen. Select the graphics image of the desired device and activate the checkbox "Make this main display".
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Now select the type of simultaneous operation of your devices. In the case of a projector usually use the function "Duplicate screen". This leads to the fact that both devices will display an identical image.
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If you need to hide the monitor from prying eyes, select the "Expand screen". To display the app on the projector screen, move the window outside of your monitor.

Advice 4 : How to connect a projector to a TV

Modern projectors are used to display the image on a special surface. Usually this method is used to increase the size of theimage and that very when displaying presentations in larger rooms.
How to connect a projector to a TV
You will need
  • - video signal cable.
Instruction
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If you need to connect the projector to the TV, you need a device with certain features. In this case, refers to a projector that is able to transmit the video signal. Of course, if you are using a projector that is not able to read information from hard disks or other media, then first connect it to your computer.
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You should get the following diagram: PC -> projector -> TV. Select the connector of the video card, through which you can connect the projector to the system unit. It is better to use a digital channel such as HDMI or DVI-D. of Course, the projector must attend the appropriate port. If not, use the VGA channel. Purchase the appropriate cable and connect to it via computer video card to the projector.
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Now select the connector that you will connect the TV with the projector. Modern TVs have VGA and HDMI channels. Rare that you see the video input is DVI. Get the right cable and connect it using the correct device. Turn on the TV and enter the main channel signal.
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Configure the settings for the synchronous operation of the computer, the projector and the TV. Open the settings menu screen. Press the "Find" button and wait for a determination of the second device. Select the equipment (computer monitor or projector), the screen will be the main. Activate the relevant function.
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Specify synchronous operation of the monitor with the projector. Given the fact that the latest device is connected the TV, it is better to use the function "Expand screen". Activate it and click the "Save changes". Now on the TV screen and the canvas of the projector will display an identical image, different from what is transmitted to the computer monitor.
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