M2 Operation

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Home Screen

The Home Screen is displayed every time you start the projector. To navigate the Home Screen, simply use the directional buttons on the remote control. You can return to the main Home Screen at any time by pressing the Home button on the remote control, regardless of what page you are on.

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Aptoide

The projector is pre-loaded with the Aptoide store, which allows users to download and install different Apps.

  1. Select: Home > Aptoide.
  2. Use the directional buttons to navigate the menu options. When you find your preferred App, press the OK button to install it.
NOTE: Users can install third-party Apps by .apk file in File Management. However, some third-party Apps may have compatibility issues.

Apps Center

View, launch, and uninstall Apps.

  1. To view your Apps, select: Home > Apps Center.
  2. Use the directional buttons to select the desired App. Then press OK on the remote control to launch the App.
NOTE: Press the Home button on the remote control to return to the Home Screen at anytime.

To Uninstall Apps

  1. Open the Apps Center by selecting: Home > Apps Center.
  2. Use the directional buttons to select the desired App.
  3. Press and hold OK on the remote control for three (3) seconds.
  4. Select OK to uninstall the App.
NOTE: Press the Home button on the remote control to return to the Home Screen at anytime.

File Management

Easily manage files and folders.

  1. Select: Home > File Management.
  2. Select a device on the source list: USB, Local Storage, MicroSD, etc. Use the directional buttons to select the desired file. Then press OK on the remote control to open the selected file.
  3. Press the Return button to go to a previous a level.
NOTE: Press the Home button on the remote control to return to the Home Screen at anytime.

How to Edit a File

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  1. While in File Management, press and hold the OK button for three (3) seconds.
  2. A check box will appear at the front of each file. Use the directional buttons and press OK to select one or more files.
  3. By pressing the Right button, Copy, Paste, Cut, Delete, Select All, and Return boxes will be available for use.
  4. Select your desired action and press OK to execute.
  5. If you are Copying or Cutting, select your destination folder to complete the process.

How to Use Control Bar Buttons

The Control Bar buttons will appear on screen if a video, music, or photo file are selected to be opened.

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Tips for using USB
When using USB for reading and/or storage please keep in mind the following:

  1. Some USB storage devices may not be compatible.
  2. If you use an USB extension cable, the USB device may not recognize the USB.
  3. Only use USB storage devices formatted with Windows FAT32 or NTFS file system.
  4. Larger files will need extra time to load.
  5. Data on USB storage devices may be damaged or lost. Back up important files.

Supported File Formats

  • Supported Office formats:
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  • Supported Multimedia formats:
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Setting

Under Setting you can adjust Network, Basic, and Advanced Settings, Date & Time, Firmware Update, and view Information.

Network Settings

  1. Select: Home > Setting > Network Settings.
  2. View and adjust your Wi-Fi and network settings.

Basic Settings

  1. Select: Home > Setting > Basic Settings.
  2. Use the Up and Down buttons to select the desired option and press OK. Then use the Left and Right buttons to make adjustments or selections.
  3. To return to a previous menu press the Return button.

Date & Time

Adjust Date, Time, Time Zone, and Time Format.

NOTE: The time is displayed in the top-right corner after connecting to the Internet.
  1. Select: Home > Setting > Date & Time.
  2. Use the Up and Down buttons to select the desired option and press OK. Then use the Left and Right buttons to make adjustments or selections.

Firmware Upgrade

Users can update the firmware by internet or USB, and check the version number.

NOTE: Do not unplug the power cord, USB, or disconnect from the Internet during the upgrading process.
  1. Before entering the Firmware Upgrade menu, ensure the projector is connected to the Internet.
  2. To enter the menu, select: Home > Setting > Firmware Upgrade.

Firmware Update Online

  1. Go to: Home > Setting > Firmware Upgrade > Software Update Online.
  2. Select Enter by pressing OK on the remote control.
  3. The system will check the ViewSonic website (OTA) and display the below dialog message if there is new Firmware.
  4. After selecting Yes, a progress bar will appear as the update process begins.
  5. After reaching 100% the projector will restart. The whole process will take about 10 minutes.
  6. After updating the Firmware, it will take a few minutes to restart the projector.

Firmware Update by USB

  1. Download the latest version from the ViewSonic website and copy the file to a USB device.
  2. Plug the USB into the projector, then go to: Home > Setting > Firmware Upgrade > Software Update By USB.
  3. Select Enter by pressing OK on the remote control.
  4. The system will detect the Firmware version and display a dialog message.
  5. After selecting Yes, a progress bar will appear as the update process begins.
  6. After reaching 100% the projector will restart. The whole process will take about 10 minutes.
  7. After updating the Firmware, it will take a few minutes to restart the projector.

Advanced Settings

  1. Select: Home > Setting > Advanced Settings.
  2. Use the Up and Down buttons to select the desired option and press OK. Then use the Left and Right buttons to make adjustments or selections.
  3. To return to a previous menu press the Return button.

Information

NOTE: Press the Home button on the remote control to return to the Home Screen at anytime.
  1. Select: Home > Setting > Information.
  2. View system status and information.


Screen Mirroring

Please see Wireless Screen Mirroring

Adding Apps

Add your favorite Apps to the Home Screen.

  1. From the Home Screen, select Add App and then press OK on the remote control.
  2. Use the directional buttons to select the desired App and press OK.
  3. Now your favorite App will appear on the Home Screen.

Delete Apps from the Home Screen

  1. From the Home Screen, select the App you want to delete and press and hold OK for three (3) seconds.
  2. The message, “Do you want to Delete this application from My Favorites?” will appear.
  3. Select Yes, and press OK to delete the App.