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Smart Kapp Whiteboards
Many Social Science Centre departmental classrooms have been equipped with the Smart Kapp 84 whiteboards (SSC 2322E, 3102, 3227, 3315, 4103, 4105, 4112, 4255, 4317, 4444, 4446, 5220, 5406, 5427, and 5428). These whiteboards do everything the regular whiteboards do, plus so much more!
Write on the whiteboard in colour or black with dry erase markers as always
Plug in a USB flash drive and save your content (content is only saved in black)
Install the SMART kapp app on your Apple or Android device to connect to the board. Then you can
See the notes on your mobile device
Save and export your notes
Invite up to 250 people to join the session
Frequently Asked Questions:
Some markers were provided with the SMART kapp boards but you can use any dry erase markers. For best results, SMART recommends these third-party replacement markers:
BIC Magic Marker dry erase liquid markers, fine tip
EXPO low odor fine tip dry erase markers
Staples Remarx dry erase markers, bullet tip
To use it as a normal whiteboard, simply unplug the AC power adapter and nothing will be captured. Remember to erase the board when you are finished.
Yes, you can use multiple colours, however, the board will only save and share in black.
Plug in the AC adapter BEFORE writing to the board.
Connect the USB drive (FAT 32 formatted) to the USB port on the side of the board.
Wait for the LED lights to stop flashing. Make sure the USB LED is white. If the light is red, the USB stick is unusable.
Capture (camera) or USB icon on the board. You can capture multiple snapshots during a session that will save to one PDF.
Disconnect the USB drive from the board when you're done saving snapshots.
Insert your USB Flash Drive in your computer
Open File Explorer
Right-click on the device and choose
Properties Under the
General tab, the File System should be FAT32.
Connect your mobile device to the board by launching the app and then holding the camera over the QR code.
Invite (little person with + symbol) and then select Send Link. Select the app you want to use to send the invitation or simply write the link on the board.
As content appears in your app, it also appears on their screens using the link.
You have to
Capture content using a snapshot for others to be able to save the content. See below.
Content will appear on the app as you work. You may wish to save multiple snapshots of your work during a session.
Simply press the
Capture (camera) icon on the board or in the app. The
Sessions button in the app will show you how many snapshots have been saved. People connected via the link will see a number displayed with the word
Snapshots. When the session is ended, you will be prompted to
Save as Image or Save as PDF
Disconnect button at the top left corner of your app, OR Press and hold the
Bluetooth icon on the board until it turns red. Useful links: