Our meeting room has a VGA amp feeding the ceiling mounted projector and also a touchscreen. A parallel video feed goes from DVD player to same projector via S-Video. Our problem is that there is no actual TV, so closed captioning is absent. Playing a DVD is OK, but no closed captioning ... Have not come up with a solution, as the projector does not caption. Bill Clark Austine School for the Deaf -----Original Message----- From: School Information Technology Discussion [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Eric Hall Sent: Thursday, September 03, 2009 8:57 PM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: Re: elmo/computer/projector I posted a similar question but it sounds like few among us are doing it... Ideally the cameras will "pass through" the computer VGA output, but they dumb down the resolution to 800x600. Two VGA inputs to projector is cumbersome and many projectors don't have it. S-Video from camera is an option, but image quality is degraded. An alternative may be to run two cables to the projector and switch it there. I am looking into dedicated video switching boxes: 2 input, one output with XGA (1024x768) minimum resolution for all signals. Good luck - any additional tips out there? Eric on 9/3/09 3:41 PM, Jean Campbell wrote: > Hi All, > As we are rolling out more Elmo/Pojector/Laptops combos to our teachers, the > request has come up for a "splitter" so that you don't have to unplug anything > when you want to switch from computer to elmo. Anyone know of such a thing? > Thanks, Jean > > > Jean Campbell > CESU Technology Support > 211 Browns Trace > Jericho, VT 05465 > Phone: 802-858-1726 > > > > > This e-mail may contain information protected under the Family Educational > Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). If this e-mail contains student information > and you are not entitled to access such information under FERPA, please notify > the sender. Federal regulations require that you destroy this e-mail without > reviewing it and you may not forward it to anyone. CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This e-mail message, including any attachments, is for the sole use of the intended recipient(s) and may contain confidential and privileged information protected under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act. Any unauthorized review, use, disclosure or distribution is prohibited. If you are not an intended recipient, please contact the sender by reply e-mail and destroy all copies of the message.