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What is ActivCast?

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Using the ActivCast app, you can share the screens of tablets, smartphones, Chromebooks or computers being used in your classroom on your ActivPanel display. Watch the demonstration in this video which talks you through mirroring your Apple device to your ActivPanel screen. If you are using an alternative handset, please see the instructions in the categories below.

Which Device Would you like to Mirror? 

An ActivCast Sender app is available for Window, Chrome, Android and iOS. Follow the instructions below for the device you wish to mirror. 

Windows

Download and install the ActivCast Sender software for Windows from the Promethean Support pages.

 You can find this here in the section entitled Software Downloads. 

Once installed:

1. launch the ActivCast Sender application on your device. 

2. Select the device’s name to connect. If the device is not listed, click on the ActivCast icon and enter the 9 – digit Connection ID to discover the device.

iOS 

Swipe up from the bottom of your device’s screen and select the AirPlay/Device Mirroring icon. 

Select the OPSG device name, and tap Mirror if required.

If the device is not listed, download and install the ActivCast Sender app from the Apple App Store.

Once installed:

1. Launch the ActivCast Sender application on the device.

2. Use the device to scan the QR code in the Mirroring Status Screen or enter the 9 – digit Connection ID to discover the device.

Android 

Download and install ActivCast Sender from the Google Play Store.

Launch the ActivCast Sender application on your device. Select the device’s name to connect. 

If the device is not listed, click on the ActivCast iconand enter the 9 – digit Connection ID to discover the device or scan the QR code from the Mirroring Status Screen. 

Chrome 

Download and install ActivCast Sender browser extension from the Chrome Web Store.

Select the device’s name to connect.

If the device is not listed, click on the ActivCast icon and enter the 9 – digit Connection ID to discover the device.