Using the Magnifier

You can use the Magnifier during a presentation to draw attention to an area of the screen.

NOTE: You can also magnify an area of a page using the Magic Pen.

To use the Magnifier

  1. Press the SMART Board icon in the notification area, and then select Other SMART Tools > Magnifier.

NOTE: If your computer isn't currently connected to a SMART interactive product, the SMART Board icon includes an X in its bottom right corner .

The Magnifier dialog box appears and displays a magnified image of a portion of the screen.

  1. To display a red border around the area displayed in the Magnifier dialog box, press .

To shade everything outside of this area, press .

  1. To magnify a different area of the screen:


  1. Press , and then press the area of the screen you want to magnify. Use this option if you want to magnify the area of the screen you're working in.

  1. To move the Magnifier dialog box, press its title bar, and then drag it to another area of the screen.

To close the Magnifier

Press Close in the Magnifier dialog box.