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Wireless Presentation

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Solstice Pods and Solstice Display Software enable users to display their smart phone, tablet, or laptop without the constraint of a cable.  This allows the presenter to be more interactive and engaging with his/her audience.

Note: For better performance, we highly recommend using the provided HDMI/VGA cable.

Getting Started

The Solstice Client is required to be installed on your device and can be downloaded at https://www2.mersive.com/download/


Download The Solstice Client on iOS Download The Solstice Client on OSX
Download Mersive Clinet App For Windows Download The Solstice Client on Google Play

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Instructions

Now that you downloaded and installed the Solstice Client app, you can connect.  Open the app and enter the appropriate information.

Open the Solstice Client App

Connect To Solstice

Select “Enter IP” tab

Select IP Tab

Type the IP Address (located on the first “Splash Screen”) on your device as shown below

Type in IP Address of Solstice Device

A prompt will appear asking for a key; it is located on the “Splash Screen” below the room number. Type in the key on your device as shown below

Enter Key Below Screen

Once connected, you will be able to share your screen, media files, camera, and take video. The “Mirror Screen” or “Desktop” feature will allow you to display your presentation


Laptop
iPhone/iPad

Mirror iOS Screen

Mirroring Your Screen For iOS Devices

An extra step is required to “mirror” your screen when using an iOS device (iPhone or iPad)

Once connected, select “Mirror Screen” on your Solstice Client app

Select Mirror Screen

A page with directions should appear

Page with Directions

Swipe up from the bottom of the screen displaying the “Control Center” and select AirPlay/Screen Mirroring

Select Screen Mirroring From Control Center

Select the room number

Select the room number

Type in the same key from the “Splash Screen” you previously entered onto the “AirPlay Code” and select “OK”

Type in the same key from the “Splash Screen” you previously entered onto the “AirPlay Code” and select “OK”

Your screen should be mirrored onto the Solstice Device

Your iOS Screen Should Be Mirrored

 


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Suggested Use

Display of presentations using applications such as PowerPoint, Keynote, and Word. For video intensive use, it is recommended that you use the appropriate cable found in the podium. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact smartclassrooms@uci.edu or (949) 824-8833.

Locations

Anteater Learning Pavilion

Room NumberNumber of Pods
ALP 11101
ALP 11201
ALP 13001
ALP 160018
ALP 170015
ALP 21001
ALP 22101
ALP 220011
ALP 23001
ALP 250011
ALP 260011
ALP 27001
ALP 27101
ALP 28001
ALP 33001
ALP 3700 (LARC)2
ALP 3710 (LARC)1
ALP 3720 1
ALP 3730 (LARC)1
ALP 3740 (LARC)1
ALP 3750 (LARC)1

Other Locations

Room NumberNumber of Pods
SE 1018
AIRB 10301
BS3 12001 (Software)

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Known Issues

Netflix Displays Black Screen On Laptops

Netflix shows a black screen when being played on Microsoft apps (Netflix app, Edge, and Internet Explorer)

Workaround: Use Google Chrome Browser to play Netflix videos on laptops

Android - Audio Plays On Device Only

When Android device is mirrored, audio plays through device and not speakers in the room

Unfortunately, there is no workaround for this issue. We are currently in contact with Mersive in working on this issue.

iOS Apps Such As Netflix and YouTube Display Error Message

Youtube and Netflix Display error message on iOS

Unfortunately, there is no workaround for this issue. We are currently in contact with Mersive in working on this issue.


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