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Audio/Video Equipment Leasing and Delivery Faculty FAQs
This article explains answers to a set of FAQs regarding audio-visual equipment used by faculty.
Our media classrooms are equipped with region free DVD players that handle most flavors of PAL and NTSC. Please note that VHS decks were removed from the media classrooms on December 15, 2012.
Yes, all of our media classrooms have a VGA cable in the cabinet. If you use a Mac you will need the adapter that shipped with your laptop to plug into our VGA cable. Also, some PC laptops shipped with an adapter to attach to a VGA cable.
You can try, but we are unable to provide support for any operating systems previous to Windows XP.
We are unable to provide support for Linux but you are welcome to try.
With a Mac, go into System Preferences, then click on Display, and then click Detect Displays. Do this AFTER you have connected to the VGA cable. With PC laptops there is no standard on sending the video signal out, most involve a pressing a combination of the function key (fn) and one of the F keys located at the top row of the keyboard. Do this AFTER you have connected your laptop to the VGA cable. Please refer to your owner's manual to learn how to send the video signal out of your particular laptop.
Absolutely, just call us at 773-834-4499 and we can schedule training in one of our classrooms or in our office.
Yes, for $48 we will deliver and pickup your audiovisual equipment orders.
Yes, during regular business hours our technicians will set up your event for $48. More complex and lengthy setups will incur additional charges. Contact us at 773-834-4499 for setup details.