"Most certainly! Files created with the Notebook are compatible cross-platform. There are a few things that you will need to get used to working in a Mac environment, but for the most part it is pretty compatible.
Your SMART Board tools and the…"
"Unfortunately, if you want it to work the way it did on Windows, you need to run Windows. You can run Windows on your Mac using Boot Camp, or you can virtualize it with a program like Parallels or VMWare on the Mac.
Another way around this would be…"
"One big difference in Mac and Windows Notebook software is the ability to support Ink-Aware applications like Office. Windows supports it, Mac does not.
In order for your tools to work, make sure that the SMART Board Tools application is running.…"
"It does take a little while to get used to your new mac. I remember when I first switched, I had a little difficulty adjusting. Hang in there, though!
Unfortunately, there are some differences in the mac version of Notebook and the way some things…"
"Were you running Windows before? I'm pretty sure (correct me if I'm wrong!) that the SMART Recorder is only available on Windows machines.
You have two options:
1. You can run Windows on your Mac by creating a partition with Boot Camp.…"
"There are two more things I can think of that you could do in this situation:
#1 the spotlight tool allows you to set the opacity of what is blocked out. From the drop-down menu, set the transparency to 90% and you have a very subtle accent.
"I've never seen this problem, but you might want to run software update on both notebook and OSX. I am running 10.4.11 and 10.0.346.2 Notebook. I can't upgrade Notebook until I upgrade my OS - so there might be some incompatibility issue.…"
How do you use a Smart Board? Please tell us a little about your interest in Smart Boards, and why you are seeking to join this community.
I have been an elementary school teacher since 2004. I have always had an affinity for technology, and interactive whiteboards have always been very intriguing to me.
As of February 4th, I am a certified SMART Notebook trainer, and I am excited about the potential of my SMART board, and I hope to gain and contribute much to this community.
Mac OS X, Windows XP, Windows Vista
What country are you in?
United States of America
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SMART Notebook Camp
When: Monday July 8 and Tuesday July 9, 2013
Where: Naperville Central High School in Naperville, IL (Just west of Chicago)
440 W. Aurora Ave, Naperville IL
Times: Thursday Noon-9pm, Friday 8am-5pm
Who: Novice SMARTBoard Users, Any Subject, Any Grade
Included: 2 meals and a bunch of books and software
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We finally got to episode 90. This podcast describes the Activity Builder and how you can incorporate that into your daily lessons. There are some really cool things in it. Also, we discuss how to make a theme for your lesson.
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We finally got to episode 90. This podcast describes [...]