When the projector has not received any input signals for
30 minutes, it automatically turns off the projector lamp and
enters "sleep mode." This conserves electricity, cools the
projector, and extends the life of the lamp. If you are done using
the projector, unplug the power cord. If you want to start
projecting again, press the P
You can enable sleep mode in the Extended menu under
Using Direct Power On
The Direct Power On function enables faster setup. The
projector will start up automatically when you plug it in; you
won't have to press the P
Follow these steps to enable Direct Power On:
1. Press the
button on the remote control and select the
Direct Power On
When Direct Power On is enabled, shut down the projector as you
normally would. Follow the instructions in the next section. (The
projector will start automatically when power is restored after a
power failure if it is plugged in.)
Shutting Down the Projector
When you've finished using the projector, follow the
recommended procedure to shut it down. This extends the
lamp life and protects the projector from possible overheating.
1. Turn off any equipment plugged into the projector.
2. To turn off the projector, press the P
projector or remote control. You see a confirmation message.
(If you don't want to turn it off, press any other button.)
3. Press the P
button again. The P
orange as the projector cools down. When the projector
beeps twice, it's safe to unplug it.
To turn the projector on again, wait until the P
stops flashing. Then press the P
button on the
4. Press up on the blue foot release lever and lower the
projector to retract the front adjustable foot, as shown.
5. Replace the lens cap and unplug the power cord.
To avoid damaging the projector or lamp, never unplug the
power cord when the P
Using the Remote Control
Before using the remote control, insert the two AAA alkaline
batteries, as described on your Quick Setup sheet.
When using the remote control, stand within 20 feet of the
projector. Point the remote control either at the projector or at
the screen (the projector's front sensor can detect signals
bounced off the screen). Press the button for the function you
want to use.
Turning Off the Picture and Sound
You can use the
off the image and sound and darken your screen. This is useful
if you want to temporarily re-direct your audience's attention.
To turn off the picture and sound, press the
button. The screen turns blue.
To turn the image and sound back on, press the
You can create an image, such as a company logo or a picture, to
display on the screen whenever you press the
See the User's Guide for more information.
computer image and keep the current image on the screen. The
sound will continue, however; and if you have connected an
external monitor for simultaneous display, the action continues
on the monitor even though it is paused on the screen.
To restart the action, press the
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light is green or flashing orange.
button on the remote control to turn
button to stop the action in your video or
button again or
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