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Quick Reference Card Orion B-rooms Touchscreen

This Quick Reference Card applies to rooms: B3015, B3016, B3040, B4014, B4015, B4016, B4042, B8020, B8045 

  • Reception Orion: 0317 488 777  | 8:00 - 19:00 | for assistance and all issues with (audiovisual) equipment and hybrid lectures
  • Servicedesk IT: 0317 488 888 | 7:30 -17:30 | for issues related to accounts and log-in | for urgent matters 0317 488 800
  • Education Support Service Desk: 0317 486 222 | 8:00 - 12:00 & 13:00 - 17:00 | for questions on this card
  • Emergency number:0317 484 444 | in case of evacuation, guide your students outside via the nearest emergency staircase. You can find the evacuation plan on the wall next to the door
Getting Started
  • Pick up a Pointer (1) at the reception 
  • Press the Display On button (2) on the Control Panel on the desk
  • Press Select PC (3) (advised), or Select Laptop (4) if you use your own device
  • Start Writing Tablet (Display 1) (5) by pressing the button on the top right-hand side
  • If PC is off, turn it on by pressing the ON button on the PC under the desk (6)
  • Press Screens Up or Screens Down buttons (7) to lift or close the blinds
  • Press Lights Present 1 or Lights resent 2  buttons  (8) to adjust the lights 
  • Volume button (9) adjusts the volume of the PC or laptop (for playing media and in MS Teams meetings)

Audiovisual equipment
Lecture recording
It is not possible
Writing Tablet (WACOM) & PC

The Writing Tablet is the main display (Display 1) (5), you can use it with the Writing Tablet Pen and the mouse.

Make notes
Use the Writing Tablet Pen to make notes on the Writing Tablet. Save notes by saving the document you are working on.

Make notes on PowerPoint

  • Open your PowerPoint and start the presentation
  • The Slide Show should be on the Writing Tablet and Presenter View on the PC Monitor. To adjust, in PowerPoint click on Display Settings > select Swap Presenter View and Slide Show 
  • Click on the pen icon at the bottom left of the Presenter View > select Pen 

Make notes on Word and Excel 

  • Open your document 
  • In the ribbon menu at the top, choose the tab Draw 
  • Select one of the Drawing Tools

Make notes on PDFs

  • Open your PDF document
  • On the right side, click on the Comment icon
  • In the menu at the top of the document, select the pen icon in the middle

Use the Writing Tablet as a whiteboard

  • Type HD-board Software v9 in the search bar
  • Press the blue icon with the white arrow on the right side (do not fill in login information)
  • The Dual Pen menu appears on your screen
  • Hover over the icons and click on the Window mode icon
  • Click on the pen icon from the menu at the bottom
Touchscreen (CTOUCH) Use as digital whiteboard
  • Press the round button on the centre bottom of the screen 
  • A pop-up appears, it should be set on COS
  • Click on UBoardMate 2 in the top left corner of the screen
  • Use the whiteboard function with the Touchscreen Pen or your fingers. You cannot make notes on the Writing Tablet and the Touchscreen at the same time
Use as presentation screen
  • Press the round button on the centre bottom of the screen
  • A pop-up appears, click on COS and select HDMI 1 from the drop-down menu 
  • The Touchscreen is now connected to the Writing Tablet

To switch between these two functions press the button on the center bottom of the Touchscreen and select the appropriate setting in the drop-down menu of the pop-up (COS or HDMI 1)


Audiovisual equipment

Use the Digital Pointer
The Digital Pointer can be picked up at the reception of the building.

  • Pull the USB dongle out of the Logitech Pointer and plug it into the USB-port of the PC under the desk

In the task bar on the bottom of the Computer screen,

  • Click on the Show hidden icons symbol > click on the Logitech Presentation symbol (yellow dot with arrow)
  • A SPOTLIGHT menu appears, from which you can choose your pointer function
  • The Logitech Pointer functions (highlight, magnify, digital laser) are visible to online students too

Use the Laser Pointer or your own pointer
The Laser Pointer can be picked up at the reception. You can also use your own pointer.

  • Plug the USB-dongle of the pointer into the USB-port of the PC under the desk
Finishing up
  • Do not switch off the PC! Sign out from your account on the PC 
  • Press Display Off button (10) on Control Panel
  • Press Lights Present 1 or Lights Present 2 buttons (8) to adjust the lights 
  • Return the Pointer (1) to the reception

If you have remarks or feedback on this instruction article, please let us know via [email protected]

For detailed instructions on the audiovisual equipment please go to the online manuals: or scan the QR code below

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