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Bonisteel Technology Lab
 
iPad Cart

Wireless Cart

iPad Cart

Guidelines

The iPad cart holds a total of 26 iPads (including an iPad for the faculty).

  • Reminder: The power adapters are permanently attached to the cart, so instructors should make sure nobody attempts to pull them out.
  • The instructor should remind students that no food or drinks are allowed while using the iPads.
  • The iPads will be fully charged and ready for student use. The iPads will stay charged for up to 3 hours, depending upon the application being used.
  • The instructor is responsible to insure all iPads are placed into the cart and returned to the Bonisteel Lab.

Reserving the iPad Cart

  • The instructor can check the cart's availability in the Reservation Calendar placed on the cart. In order to reserve the cart, the instructor should fill in the Reservation form. There needs to be at least a 2-hour gap between reservations to allow time for battery charging.
  • When reserving, the following information is needed:
    1. Professor's Name.
    2. Time & Date of Class.
    3. Class Location.

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iPad Specifications

Model: MD340LL/A
iPad

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Apps

APP

CATEGORY

123 Writing

Education

Adobe Ideas

Entertainment

Animation HD

Entertainment

Art Studio

Photo & Video

Audio Memos

Business(Voice Recorder)

Bamboo Paper

Productivity(digital notebook)

BlogPad Pro

Social Networking

Box

Cloud Storage

Brushes

Entertainment

Calcbot

Utilities

CalcMad

Utilidades

Chrome

Utilities

Compass

Navigation

Convert Units

Utilities

Dragon Dictation

Business(Voice Recorder)

Dictionary

Reference

Dropbox

Cloud Storage

Edmodo

Education

Educreations

Education

Explain Everything

Education

Facebook

Social Networking

GarageBand

Music

Gmail

Productivity

Google Drive

Cloud Storage

Google Earth

Travel

iBooks

Book

IMDb

Entertainment

FasterScan HD

Business

iMovie

Photo & Video

iTunes

Apple Online Store Shopping

Keynote

Productivity

Kindle

Book

Magical iPad HD

Productivity

Metronome

Music

APP

CATEGORY

NASA

Education

News Pro

News

Notes Plus

Productivity

Numbers

Productivity

Pages

Productivity

PaintFX

Photo & Video

Pandora

Music

Paper

Productivity

PDF Expert

Productivity

PDFpen

Productivity

Penultimate

Productivity

Photography

Photo & Viedo

Photon

Utilities

pic2shop PRO

Productivity

Prezi

Productivity

PS Express

Photo & Video

Sketch me

Photo & Video

Skype

Social Networking

StatViz

Education

Stop Motion

Photo & Video

SugarSync

Productivity

Scrabble

Games

Tile Rack

Games

Timer+

Utilities

TtV Camera

Photo

TWC

Entertainment

Twitter

Social Networking

WATCH ABC

Entertainment

WeatherStation

Entertainment

WordPress

Social Networking

Words HD

Games

Yelp

Travel App

YouTube

Photo & Video

Zinio

News

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Laptop Cart

Wireless Cart

Laptop Cart

Guidelines

The wireless cart holds a total of 17 laptops which are all PCs. In addition it also houses an overhead projector (see System Specifications below.)

  • Reminder: The power adapters are permanently attached to the cart, so instructors should make sure nobody attempts to pull them out.
  • The instructor should remind students that no food or drinks are allowed while using the laptops.
  • The laptops will be fully charged and ready for student use. The laptops will stay charged for up to 3 hours, depending upon the application being used.
  • The instructor is responsible to insure all laptops are placed into the cart and returned to the Bonisteel Lab.
  • Remind students that they will not be able to save their files on the hard drive. They can either save their files on a flash drive or send their files as an email attachment. If you wish to teach your students how to save documents online, see the following FTP sites for lessons on file transfer:

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Reserving the Laptop Cart

  • In order to reserve the cart, the instructor should sign the calendar located at the Lab's Front Desk. There needs to be at least a 2-hour gap between reservations to allow time for battery charging.
  • When reserving, the following information is needed:
    1. Professor's Name.
    2. Time & Date of Class.
    3. Class Location.

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System Specifications

Hardware

Dell Latitude D820
Dell Latitude D820

 

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Software

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.0
  • Audacity
  • DivX Player
  • EMU SSH Suite (included FileZilla)
  • GIMP
  • Google SketchUp 6
  • Gradekeeper 11
  • Inspiration 8.0
  • InspireData 1.5a
  • Internet Explorer
  • iTunes
  • Kidspiration 3
  • KompoZer
  • McAfee
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Microsoft Office 2007
  • QuickTime Player
  • Realplayer
  • Roxio
  • SeaMonkey
  • SPSS 16.0
  • WinRAR
  • WinZip 11.1

Instructions on How to Use the Projector:

  • You must first plug the unit into a wall outlet.
  • Connect the projector to a laptop using a display(VGA) cable.
  • Press the red power button located on top of the projector.
  • You will see a blue screen with “no signal”. Turn on the laptop computer and press Fn+F8.
  • To shut down the computer, click: Start -> Shut Down->select Shutdown->ok
  • Press the red power button twice on top of the projector to shut down completely.
  • Do not unplug until the fan stops.

 

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