"The workaround on a Mac is to open the file in PowerPoint, export it as a PDF and then open a new file in SMART Notebook 11. Then drag and drop the PDF file into the SMART Notebook 11 page. Text and static images from the PowerPoint file…"
I just upgraded to 11 and cannot import ppt on my Mac. All I get from the drop down File-Import is "All Common File Import File" and actually, none of my files will highlight to import, including ppt. It did work on Windows but at home I use my Mac to plan. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance!See More
"Something simple...I'd like the option to be able to lock/unlock items on every page all at once. I would also like the items in Attachments to alphabetize, perhaps even by type (for example, ink aware category, website, flv.)"
"Yes, you can share Notebook files with MAC and windows users with little problems except for if you use a lot of Flash. Notebook does work good on MAC except with flash objects like the Lesson Activity Toolkit. In addition, the transparency…"
"Thank you, David! In Transparency Mode will the tools be missing even if I run Parrallels? Does it 'get transparent' at least and are you able to use pens? That's a pretty important feature that I am just beginning to explore (Smart…"
"Ink aware does come up when I'm working on word for mac but I haven't used the feature on purpose. I have had a mark or 2 made on files when highlighting something though.
Jason, If you can't find a file on a mac just use the Find…"
"I am also a windows user who went Mac last year. I am currently using a Mac book pro running Parallels to get my windows apps. The only problem I had was that Smart Response didn't work at first but it seems that those problems have been dealt…"
"Thank you! Most encouraging! I was reading older posts and getting very, very nervous! In fact, the computer is still in the box! Refuse to unpack and set up until I am sure that it will meet all of my SB needs! My son also suggested Boot Camp.…"
"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…"
.....been using Windows forever and find myself in a position where I must upgrade. Considering a Mac Pro Book for a variety of other reasons, but am very nevous about the change and how it will effect my SB use and Notebook files. What differences can I expect between Notebooks created in Windows vs. Mac ??? My school is 100% Windows. Will I be able to use/share SB files created on Mac to a Windows operating system and vice versa?
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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 [...]