BoardShare's simple design and quick setup process makes it incredibly simple to get you using your device within a matter of minutes.
It's simple and easy to get started. Download the BoardShare software from the Software Downloads page. Select the software that aligns with your operating system. You will automatically be notified when there is a newer version of the software. All software updates are free, and there are no licensing fees.
Connect your existing projector to your desktop or laptop, and connect your BoardShare camera to your computer via USB.
Now that you have powered the BoardShare camera via USB and launched the BoardShare software, you will be prompted to calibrate your screen. This process allows the camera to map out the areas of your projected image. Adjust the BoardShare camera to align the camera laser to the white cross hair on your screen. Using the BoardShare pen stylus, select the 9 cross hairs that appear.
Once your system is calibrated, you have an unlimited number of options for how to use BoardShare. Navigate websites, annotate PDFs and word documents, or create dynamic and exciting presentations in the virtual white-board space. The possibilities are endless!
Windows 7 and higher
At least 2 GB RAM
OS X 10.8 and higher
At least 2 GB RAM
Access your 'system preferences' via the Apple drop-down menu or by searching on spotlight.
Go to 'Security & Privacy'
Allow apps to download from 'Anywhere'. If the options are grayed out make sure the lock on the bottom left is open.
Go to System Preferences -> Security & Privacy -> Privacy Tab -> Accessibility.
Add and tick check the application. If the options are grayed out make sure the lock on the bottom left is open.
If your room layout presents challenges, the BoardShare Bluetooth unit provides greater portability and setup flexibility.
Take your Bluetooth unit with you and plug it in!
Don't want your BoardShare unit tethered to your computer? No problem! The Bluetooth unit can be plugged into any power source in your room, including standard wall outlets. If you want to power it via USB, you have to option to do so.
Download the BoardShare software from our Software Downloads page. The Bluetooth unit is compatible with Windows, so be sure to download the Windows version of the most recent software.
Once your unit is powered, pair your Bluetooth unit to your computer via Bluetooth settings in your computer. The BoardShare system will find your unit if it is properly paired, and connect to it. For more information on how to pair your camera, please visit our Help page.
Once your computer is hooked up to your projector and the BoardShare software has registered your Bluetooth unit, you are ready to complete the 9 point calibration process, and explore!