Quick Start Guide
Download the latest Smoothboard installer
Smoothboard may be available in your local
Launch the installer and select the
language for the installer.
Review the license agreement and if you
agree with all the terms, click on I Agree.
Select whether you would like to create the
Start Menu Shortcuts and click on Next.
Select the destination folder that you
would like Smoothboard to be installed.
Click on the Install button to proceed
with the installation.
The Smoothboard installation is now
Click Close to exit the installer.
- Double click on the
Smoothboard icon on the desktop or click on the Smoothboard
shortcut in Start Menu -> Smoothboard
Wiimote using SmoothConnect
- If you are using a dongle
that uses the Microsoft Bluetooth Stack, SmoothConnect will be loaded
- Press the 1 and 2 buttons on
the face of the Wii Remote.
- SmoothConnect will
automatically learn and connect to the Wii Remote.
- When complete, the
Smoothboard main window will be loaded.
- After loading, Smoothboard
will need to be calibrated with an IR pen.
- Press the A button on the Wii
Remote or click on the Quick Calibration button in the main
- Face the Wiimote towards the
centre of the screen at a position approximately 2 times the height of
- Click with an IR pen the
calibration markers shown on the screen in the following sequence:
top left corner, top right corner, bottom right corner and the bottom
left corner. After completing the four points, the Calibration Window
- You can cancel the
calibration by double clicking on the screen or pressing the Escape
button on the keyboard.
You can restart the
calibration by just clicking and holding the IR pen for more than 2 seconds
regardless of the position of the IR pen. The calibration point will return
to the first position at the top left corner.
As you are able to restart calibration by positioning the IR pen anywhere,
you can also point the IR pen towards the Wiimote and activate the IR pen for
more than 2 seconds to restart the calibration.
- On Smoothboard’s main window,
check the calibration by looking at the Calibration Viewer and
the Tracking Utilization. The white-colored area which represents
the screen should be within in the black-colored area. The tracking
utilization should be more than 30% for a screen the size of a
whiteboard. This value may be required to be higher if the screen is
- Repeat the calibration until
the tracking utilization exceeds 30% and the white-colored area is
completely within the black area.
- When the calibration is
complete, your interactive whiteboard is ready to be used.
- If you have difficulties with
the calibration, you may refer to Chapter 7.8
you will be able to control the mouse cursor by just clicking with the IR pen
similar to the operation of an ordinary mouse.
and release the IR pen without moving the IR pen.
release, click and release the IR pen without moving the IR pen.
and hold while moving the IR pen and release the IR pen.
Right Click/ Smart Menu
and hold without moving for more than 1 second to trigger the Smart Menu
where you are able to access extended Smoothboard tools and also Right Click
to the Complete Guide
chapter for detailed information.
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