This article describes how to begin using the AVerVision Document Camera.

How to Use a Classroom Document Camera:

  1. Remove the gray camera head from the body of the device and adjust the bendable arm, located on the rear panel of the device.
  2. Press the power button. A red light will appear.
  3. Press the power button again. The light will blink.
  4. Wait for the red blinking light to turn green.
  5. Wait for the Wi-Fi light to turn from flashing orange to blue. This means the document camera is connected to the Wi-Fi. 
  6. Connect to the "Sphere2" software on computer.

How to Start the Sphere2 AverVision Document Camera Software:

  1. Open Sphere2 Software. It will say "Visualizer is not connected."
  2. Select "Sphere2," located on the top left of the screen.
  3. Click "Options."
  4. Select "Camera Settings."
  5. Select "IP." Then type the IP address located on the sticker on the right side of the device.
  6. Click "OK" and wait for it to identify the camera. (It may search a couple of times before it finds the camera).
  7. Click "Connect."
  8. Select the "Visualizer" icon in the top right corner and select the camera to which you want to connect. It may search a couple of times before it connects.