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    Networkable projectors

    Does anyone use them? and if so are they any good. From what I've read they are OK for stills or powerpoint presentations but not so for video.

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    Are you talking specifically wifi connected projectors, or cabled connection? We've tried a couple of wifi projectors; the NEC M361X with wifi which has it's own NEC iPad app called (Wireless image utility) and Hitachi CPX2520 with a USB wireless dongle. In both cases, powerpoint or still images are OK, but streaming video is poor - far better to stick to Apple TV or the cheaper option of Airsquirrels Reflector program Reflector Airplay Receiver - Mirror an iPhone or iPad to a Mac or PC
    which we use on all our whiteboard PCs. Youtube streaming on Reflector is very good and a lot cheaper than Apple TV!

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    All of our new projectors are wired into the network - as opposed to wireless, but this is really for management use rather than to project. We use Air Server to enable Apple devices to display on the whiteboards. It's a damn site cheaper and easier to set up than Apple TV!

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