My PC/Mac cannot detect my ELMO document camera/visualiser. What should I do ?
"In general, there is a possibility to recover the USB connection by unplugging the USB cable and plugging it again.
Please check the device manager of your PC/Mac/Chromebook if ELMO is shown in the list.
In case of L12iD, L-12W, MA-1 and MO-2, before connecting by USB, please connect with a display system by HDMI or VGA, go to the setting menu and set ""USB Camera"" enable.
In case of L-12F, before connecting by USB, please connect with a display system by HDMI or VGA and select the region.
In case of P100HD, P30HD, P10HD, PX30E, PX30, PX10E, PX10 and L12F, if you are a Mac user, your Mac may not be able to detect your ELMO, because of technical compatibility issue that is reported in the market. Please contact us for further information."
Can I use my ELMO with video conference application like Zoom, Skype, MS Teams, Google Meet and so on?
Yes in general.
Please plug your ELMO with your PC/Mac by USB. Video conference app can detect your ELMO as an USB camera. You can show any objects to participants by using the screen sharing function of video conference app with your ELMO.
Some of those conference app has a function to use your ELMO as the 2nd camera in addition to your built-in camera, that allows you to use 2 cameras at the same time.
Do I need a licese key to activate ELMO Interactive Toolbox software ?
No lisence keys required in the latest version of ELMO Interactive Toolbox for Windows or Mac. Please download it and try.
I cannot see my ELMO in the list of menu in Image Mate + C.
Please unlock the camera by right-clicking this camera icon.
Do I need any software when using my ELMO document camera/visualiser with my Windows PC, Mac or Chromebook?
No in general, becuase all ELMO document cameras /visualisers are UVC (USB Video Class) complient. Therefore most of Windows PC, Mac and Chrome book can detect your ELMO as an USB camera without any special software required.
However, to maximize the benefit of ELMO, we recommend our oroginal software. Pleaser refer to ; https://elmoeurope.com/index.php/en/remote-learning
Where can I buy an ELMO?