Which media types and formats (image and video) are supported by Solstice?
Solstice supports a broad range of video types as it utilises the Windows Media Foundation, but not all video files are supported. Any file format supported by it, Solstice should be able to display.
Turn off auto-lock on your device
By turning off Auto-Lock this prevents your device going to sleep. When your device goes to sleep it breaks the connection with Solstice, forcing you to connect again.
On iOS, go to Settings - Display and Brightness - Auto-Lock -Never
On Android, go to Settings - Display - Screen timeout
How can I use a Mobile Device to present a Seminar or Lecture?
Wireless casting is available throughout campus via Solstice. Solstice is a wireless screencasting tool that includes the following features:
- Wireless connection to the screen - no need to fiddle with cables.
- Casting from tablets and smartphones.
- Casting just one application window from your device (as opposed to your entire screen).
Where can I use Solstice?
See our website for the locations of spaces with Solstice wireless casting.
How to Connect to Solstice?
You need to download the Solstice app for whatever system you use - Windows, Android, iOS.
You can either connect via entering the IP Address or the Room Information then entering the four-digit key.