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  1. Log onto your laptop.
  2. Connect the projector to your laptop with the cable.
  3. Press the Fn & F7 keys twice.
  4. Plug the Promethean board into a USB port on your laptop.
  5. Calibrate the board with your Promethean pen. (Flame, upper left-hand corner)
  6. Open the ActivStudio software on your laptop.
  7. Begin using the board and other various applications on your laptop.

Promethean Planet

Promethean Planet provides Activclassroom educators from around the globe the ability to share innovative lessons, great ideas and best practices. Create a free account and find a resource you can use in the classroom tomorrow.
ActivTips from the Planet are short videos that walk you through a lot of "how-to's."

Promethean Learning

Promethean Learning provides online training and professional development courses for users of Promethean products. Create an account and start with the Level 1 - Foundation Skills course. It is a free, 6 hour online course introducing the Promethean interactive whiteboard.

Atomic Learning

Atomic Learning provides web-based software training for the Promethean board. The videos are short, easy-to-view, tutorials introducing the main features of the board. Click on the link to see the free videos available for the Promethean board.