Learn how to connect your compatible device to the classroom display through VGA, HDMI, or the provided "Bring Your Own Device" (BYOD) Adapter Ring.
Operating System: Multiple
Applies To: UB instructors
Last Updated: February 14, 2022
Arrange a Demo
Need help connecting your device? Planning to record a class with your device projecting? Call 716-645-3542 and request a demonstration or test.
Review Android Device Support
Newer model android phones with USB-C interfaces now send video. Please note not all USB-C android devices can send video and older android devices may not project properly, if at all.
HDMI cable (for video and audio) OR a combination of VGA (video) and 1/8" (audio) cable
BYOD Adapter Ring for devices without HDMI or VGA
Connection cables are either permanently attached to the Teaching Cabinet, available in the receptacle or stored near or hanging in the cabinet independently.
1. If you have:
2. On the teaching station touchscreen, select Portable Device, then:
No, they are not available in Cooke 127 A and B, Capen 262, Academic Center 325 and 328, Norton 210 and 216, or NSC 201 and 225.
Not all apps are able to rotate. Not all apps and devices display properly. If you experience problems, contact the UBIT Help Center.
Some devices and apps have built-in restrictions which prevent content from being recorded. To ensure your course will be recorded properly when using your own device, contact Classroom Services at 716-645-3542 to schedule a one-on-one test beforehand.
No. The adapters do not charge your device.