Figure 1_Document Camera

Registrar classrooms may include a Document Camera. The Document Camera will allow users to display their material through the rooms projection system. The Document Camera, is usually located on the teaching station in front of the room. The user can control the Document Camera manually or through the Touch Panel, (if one is installed in the room). Models of Document Cameras may vary in rooms, but all have the same functionality.



Turning on the Document Camera

When entering the room, the Document Camera may be found in an off postion (See: Figure 2_Doc Cam_Off Position)

Figure 2_Doc Cam Off Position

To turn the Document Camera on, follow these steps:

  • Grasp the tab on the arm of the Document Camera, and lift to an upright position (See: Figure 2.1_Doc Cam_Arm) 

Figure 2.1_Doc Cam_Arm

  • The Document Camera should now be in the following position (See: Figure 2.2_Doc Cam_Upright)

Figure 2.2_Doc Cam_Upright

  • Next rotate the head of the Document Camera to a parallel position (See: Figure2.3_Doc Cam_Head and Figure2.4_Doc Cam_On Position)

 Figure 2.3_Doc Cam_Head

Figure2.4_Doc Cam_On Position

  • To manually turn on the Document Camera, press the power button on the upper left corner of the Document Camera (See: Figure 2.5_Doc Cam_Power Button)  

Figure 2.5_Doc Cam_Power Button 



 Operating the Document Camera

The Document Camera can be operated manually or through the Touch Panel. Users can adjust, the light, zoom, focus, freeze frame, and power status of the Document Camera.  

Manual Control of the Document Camera

  • Turn on the technology system in the room
  • Select Document Camera as a source on the control system (Touch Panel or Push Button)  
  • Power and Light Control can be turned on or off by pressing the buttons (labeled accordingly) on the upper left corner of the Document Camera (See: Figure 2.5_Doc Cam_Power Button) 

  Figure 2.5_Doc Cam_Power Button

  • On the head of the Document Camera, there is a center ring to control the zoom of the image, and push buttons to manually focus and freeze the image being projected (See: Figure 2.6_Doc Cam_Button Controls)  

Figure 2.6_Doc Cam_Button Controls 

Remote Control of the Document Camera 

Turn on the technology system in the room

Select Document Camera on the Touch Panel

All functions (Power, zoom, Focus, Light, etc.) can be controlled on the Touch Panel

  • Press the virtual buttons (labeled accordingly) to control the desired effect of the Document Camera (See: Figure 3_Touch Panel_Doc Cam Controls)

Figure 3_Touch Panel_Doc Cam Controls 


If the Document Camera does not function as described please call 315-443-2677 for assistance.


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