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Best ways to display student work on Promethean ActivPanel

In today’s world of Education Technology, there are a plethora of “gadgets” that can be appealing to teachers and school districts but sometimes they aren’t always the most efficient and effective. One of the many effective strategies that I use and would like to share here goes hand in hand with effective teaching: the use of strong and weak models and student work. When I think of my years in …

Unknown ActivPanel PIN Code

In this video you will learn how to reset your ActivPanel when there is a PIN code that you don’t know. If you need to update your firmware, first identify the version of ActivePanel you’re using and then follow the instructions below for your model: Updating Promethean ActivPanel Titanium Updating Promethean ActivPanel Nickel

Cleaning Your Promethean ActivPanels

The following is a procedure to be used in those circumstances where a deep cleaning of the ActivPanel cover glass is required: Switch off your ActivPanel and disconnect the power cable Lightly apply 90% ethanol to 100% cotton microfiber cloth Lightly apply 90% ethanol to 100% cotton microfiber cloth (recommended to spray onto the microfiber cloth). Do not apply liquids directly to the panel. In a single direction, wipe down …

ActivInspire Crashes (Blue Screen ) after the Windows 10 Update 1903

(Users of the 100, 300 and 500 series of ActivBoards with the wide board frame) Update Board to the Latest Promethean Firmware The board looks like one of the pictures above, and were installed after June 2009. Please perform the following steps to update the firmware of your ActivBoard: If your ActivBoard has speakers, ensure that they have been turned off. The light on the side should be red, not …

Updating Promethean ActivPanel Nickel

In this support video we will be discussing how to conduct a firmware flash on your ActivPanel. A firmware flash is like a factory reset but it also provides the most recent and stable version of the firmware. It’s important to note that flashing your ActivPanel is the last step to fix most issues.

Creating extra-wide Flipchart pages on Promethean ActivPanel displays

In our travels, we’ve had the privilege to work with some amazing people. We recently replaced some older 300Pro Promethean Boards at St. Charles Borromeo School in Destrehan, LA with new 70″ Promethean ActivPanels. While the students and teachers LOVED the large screen and bright surface, two of their wonderful young 3rd grade teachers asked, “Do the Flipchart pages get wider now that the screen is wider?” Sadly, the answer …

Updating Promethean ActivPanel Titanium

In this support video we will be discussing how to conduct a firmware flash on your ActivPanel. A firmware flash is like a factory reset but it also provides the most recent and stable version of the firmware. It’s important to note that flashing your ActivPanel is the last step to fix most issues.

OPS Sync for Element Series

Syncing The ActivConnect OPS-G Enables The ActivPanel To: Display apps from a connected ActivConnect OPS-G within the ActivPanel Locker Launch apps on a connected ActivConnect OPS-G from the ActivPanel Locker Show and launch ActivConnect OPS-G apps from the Recent Apps icon in the ActivPanel Unified Menu without having to switch sources Prerequisites ActivPanel Elements Series firmware version 3.1.1 or above. To check the firmware version for your specific model, please …

Updating Promethean ActivPanel Ops-G

Before updating your OPS-G, it is important to verify the model of your panel. If you have an Element Series ActivPanel, proceed with the update instructions found here for your OPS-G. For ActivPanel 6 (or previous versions), use the update instructions found here for your OPS-G.   If you continue to have trouble with this issue, please file a support ticket and we will contact you as soon as possible.