Each time you log in to your computer the GSD Workspaces applications opens up. If not, it is on your desktop and says... GSD Workspaces and has the GSD logo and a red square around it.
Please use that to install any missing applications that you may need. If the software you are missing is NOT in the GSD Workspace, it can be added as requested.
To install the Unplug'd app. be sure to install it AND move it.
Some Basics and security concerns.
Settings Cloud Drive. tools...
Cool fun basic tools in Note
Lynx is an "App" you can use on your Boxlight that is quite powerful AND there is software that you can use on your computer to build a lesson... then open it on your TV. Very similar to the way SMART software works.
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Outlook App (aka e-mail)
With the newest version of the boxlight software students can "Cast" to your TV. You will need to turn on WebCast and know your code but it is easy to do. Then your students go to a website (https://w.unplugd.app/) and put in your code. You can turn WebCast on and off easily enough. The code or ID is blacked out in the image below. I would NOT show students this screen - it is too small and you should not make your IP address public. Go old school and write the code and website on the board! Or better yet - make a page and save it to files folder on Boxlight.
Students will be give then option to present whole desktop or tab... It really should not matter. They can also check the box to play audio. All up to what you are wanting from students. So have at it!
The problem with teaching students is they get smart and curious and figure things out. Well they figured out how to, as a few teachers put it... "hack the TV's". So we just have a few simple things we need to change.
On the TV touch the arrow on the right or left side. then the blue settings box. (Teacher Control Center)
In the Teacher Control Panel change
Because of this... You will have to give
YOURSELF permission to view your computer on YOUR screen. Touch "Allow".
If you do not recognize the computer name or not expecting anyone to be on your TV. Deny them access!
Disney+ Update (Hulu, Netflix...)
If you read this far and want a free book - come see me and say... I voted!