Category Archives: Tutorials

Presentation Timer RCC 205

RCC 205 features a presentation timer system that has been hardwired into the room.   Step 1: Look for the access code (top left of countdown timer monitor) and enter it into the speakercontrol.com web page. Please note that the access code changes daily. Step 2: This system allows multiple users to access the timer… Read More »

Panopto settings guide for in-class users

Please verify the following settings to ensure your Panopto recording is of a usable quality. Step 1: Set up the camera and microphone   Confirm that your primary video and audio source are configured as in the image and description below. This will ensure the primary source is capturing your presentation from the room camera… Read More »

Uploading videos to Panopto

This guide assumes that you have recorded and edited a video file (.mp4 or equivalent exported version) that you are ready to submit to your course instructor. The following article documents the upload process using the ProCom Panopto video-hosting platform. Video Walkthrough Video: please specify correct url If you would like to use the Panopto… Read More »

How to create custom stamps for Snapchat

Creating your stamp Adding a custom stamp to the Snapchat system can be fun and engaging. Now with geofilters Snapchat allows you to upload a stamp to their system that users load at a specific location and time. Snapchat offers some templates and a system to create your own, but in this post we are… Read More »

Panopto instructor guide

Before class Before your first class, request that students view our brief Panopto introduction: https://panopto.fcad.ryerson.ca/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=015e3dfe-9cf1-4107-a310-e1889c54c3b7.  When a student clicks the above link, Panopto requires them to log in and then authorizes them to access the system. Authorization is automatic, but not instant and should be done before Panopto is needed in a class. During class Step 1 At the Panopto Producer computer… Read More »

Panopto for pre-recorded video presentations

Webcasting Hardware To begin, you’ll need a high quality webcam and a Mac/PC and:. Webcam Technique Key take-aways: Don’t look down to the webcam, look up Make sure the light source is in front of you, never behind Panopto Installation Panopto Editing Uploading Assignments We’ve written a quick guide to walk you through the process.… Read More »

LIB386A Epson Touch Screen Instructions

Power on computer, if needed (power button located at the bottom of the right side of the screen).         Power on Epson Smartboard (power button located on wall panel adjacent to the smartboard)   Login at the computer (follow screen prompts and input your Ryerson account details). If the image on the screen… Read More »

Mirror your screen using Apple TV

Many ProCom spaces now feature Apple TV hardware, to allow presenters to wirelessly mirror their devices to larger screens. The following guide documents the Apple TV connection process for Apple devices: From an iPad/iPhone Unlock your device. Then swipe up with your finger from the bottom of the screen.  Tap AirPlay > Select the Apple TV. Note: collaborative workspaces are broken… Read More »