Video projector

Show your screen of the beook app on a video projector. Share page, exercise or solution with your class.  See below for different option on how to connect your device to a projector:  

iPad with Apple TV

requires Apple TV
costs CHF 90.–
communication wireless via WLAN with AirPlay protocol
supplier Apple Store
projector via HDMI
operating systems independent

How to:

Apple TV is a little box that streams music and video with the AirPlay protocol to an HDMI oulet. Synch the display of your iPad, iPhone or MacBook wireless with your projector. One device can share its screen on the projector at a time.

  1. Turn on AirPlay on your iPad
  2. Connect your iPad with Apple TV
  3. Turn on monitor synchronization

iPad mittels Windows/Mac Laptop

requires Laptop with AirServer software
costs USD 14.99 (for 5 devices)
communication wireless via WLAN with AirPlay protocol
supplier http://airserver.com
projector HDMI, DVI, VGA, DisplayPort, Thunderbolt
Betriebssysteme AirServer is available for Windows and Mac

How to:

AirServer is a software that simulates AirPlay protocol on Windows or Mac.

  1. Download the AirServer software to your computer. Try the trial version for free.
  2. Start up the Software.
  3. Connect your iPad via Bluetooth or WLAN network with your Windows or Mac computer and display the screen via AirPlay.

Look up more information about installation and configuration: http://support.airserver.com/customer/portal/articles/1558257-video-mac-installation-guide  



Windows/Mac Laptop

requires Laptop
costs -
communication -
supplier -
projector HDMI, DVI, VGA, DisplayPort, Thunderbolt
operating systems Windows or Mac

How to:

To connect a computer or notebook to a video projector you need a VGA or HDMI cable. We recommend to duplicate your screen, in order to see the same content on the screen of your computer as is on the projector.

  1. Install the app directly on your computer or device.
  2. Connect the projector to your computer.


Android with Windows/Mac Laptop


Mobizen Android app (free)

Google Chrome or Mobizen desktop app (free)

optional USB cable

costs none
communication wireless via WLAN or USB
supplier http://mobizen.com
projector HDMI, DVI, VGA, DisplayPort, Thunderbolt
operating systems Android 4

How to:

  1. Install the Mobizen app on your tablet
  2. Install the desktop app on your PC/Mac 
  3. Connect both devices with WLAN or USB
  4. USB Debugging has to activated when using USB  (see Mobizen help)

The screen of your Android tablets is displayed on your PC/Macand can be presented on the projector. The USB connection renders a high definition while WLAN uses a reduced resolution.

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