IFP8650-5 Using the ViewBoard

    From ViewSonic User Guide Database

    Power On/Off your ViewBoard

    1. Ensure the power cord is connected, plugged into a power outlet, and the power switch is in the “On” position.
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    3. Press the Power button to turn on the ViewBoard.
    4. To turn the ViewBoard off, press and hold the Power button.

    Initial Launch Setup

    When you first turn on your ViewBoard, an initial setup wizard will launch.

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    Language Select Network Connection Date and Time
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    System Mode Privacy and Copyright Protection
    1. Select your Language.
    2. Setup and verify your LAN connection.
    3. Select your Time Zone to set the Date and Time.
    4. Select your preferred System Mode.
    5. Accept or Decline the Privacy and Copyright Protection Terms.

    vLauncher - Customizable Welcome Screen

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    vLauncher Message

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    Tap to edit Set a password

    Both the vLauncher Title and Subtitle can be customized by tapping on them. Additionally, a password can be set by tapping on Set Password.


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    Open application drawer Close application drawer Add a shortcut
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    Remove a shortcut
    • Installed applications can all be found on the welcome screen. To view all applications tap on the Down Arrow.
    • To hide the application drawer tap the Up Arrow.
    • To add a shortcut to an application, tap, hold, and drag up the icon.
    • To remove an application shortcut, tap, hold, and drag the icon down.


    Toolbar trigger icons are on the edge of the ViewBoard launcher providing access to your tools.

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    To launch a tool:

    1. Tap a Toolbar trigger icon.
    2. Tap on your desired tool icon.
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    NOTE: The default toolbar setting is to be available for all input sources; however, users can go to: Settings > Preferences > Toolbar settings to adjust the options: (1) Show side toolbar, (2) Hide side toolbar, (3) Disable in all input port sources.

    Toolbar Icons

    Icon Description
    IFP52 Icon Return.png

    Return to the previous operation screen.
    NOTE: Only for the Embedded Player source.
    IFP52 Icon Home.png

    Return to the Home Screen of the Embedded Player.
    IFP52 Icon Recent.png

    Display all embedded applications that are currently being used.
    IFP52 Icon App.png

    View all installed applications.
    Icon Whiteboard.svg

    Launch the whiteboarding software.
    Icon Record.svg

    Record, view, and save on-screen content.
    IFP52 Icon Draw.png

    Access the pen, highlighter, clear, and save options.
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    IFP52 Highlighter Icon.png
    IFP52 Eraser.png
    IFP52 Undo Icon.png
    IFP52 Redo Icon.png
    IFP52 Clean Icon.png
    IFP52 Save Icon.png
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    Annotate the overlay of any input source with black, white, yellow, orange, red, pink, green, or blue ink.
    NOTE: The default pen setting supports up to 10-point writing.
    Mark and highlight with yellow, grey, gold, orange, red, pink, green or blue ink.
    NOTE: The default highlighter setting supports up to 10-point marking.
    Selectively remove the digital ink on the screen.
    Undo the previous action.
    Redo the previous action.
    Clears all the digital ink on the screen.
    Save the screen image and any annotations.
    Close the drawing tool.
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    View more applications within the ViewBoard toolbar.
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    IFP52 Spotlight Icon.png
    IFP52 Stopwatch Icon.png
    IFP52 Timer Icon.png
    Screen Freeze
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    Screen Capture
    Air Class
    Screen Freeze
    Convert the currently displayed content into a still image; then you can zoom in, zoom out, go back to full screen, and exit.
    Highlight the focus content zone. Tap the Setting icon to adjust the spotlight size and alpha blending effect.
    Tapping Start will initiate the stopwatch. At any time, the stopwatch can be paused, resumed, split, or reset.
    Access the countdown timer with an optional alarm setting. Touch and swipe to adjust the numeric values, then click Start. At any time, the countdown timer can be paused, resumed, or reset.
    Screen Capture
    Take a screenshot of the current screen.
    Air Class
    Interactive teaching tool for classroom usage.
    Hide or unhide the Tool bar trigger icons.
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    Access the General Settings.