Replace your Smartboards with Interactive LEDs without losing SMART Notebook® lessons.

For the IT department of a School District, updating old Smartboards with new technology and software can be an absolute minefield. There are a lot of decisions to be made. What technology? What size LED? How much is it? What software does it come with? This question always leads to the even bigger question we guarantee will come from all the teachers ...

TouchIT receives BOCES Contract in NY - #16/17 24-MB

TouchIT Technologies awarded supply contract from Western Suffolk BOCES, NY   6th September 2016 – TouchIT Technologies is pleased to announce that the company has been awarded a Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) supply contract for Interactive LEDs. “We’re excited to be able to offer schools in the State of New York supply of our Interactive LEDs through BOCES” commented ...

Octopus and Handwriting Recognition

Handwriting Recognition (HRW) remains an important feature for many of our users. We've improved the HRW feature but some of you may experience the message below after the most recent update. We changed the behaviour of OKTOPUS to use the same display language for HWR as you have selected for your Windows operating system. For Example, if you start OKTOPUS in ...

Touch Screen Technology - What is right for you?

The 5 Types Of Touch Screen Technology. Which One Is Best For You? In our modern society, Touch Screens have become very commonplace: cell phones, ATM’s, kiosks, ticket vending machines and more all use touch panels to enable the user to interact with a computer or device without the use of a keyboard or mouse. But did you know there ...

Oktopus 4.4.41 Update

New Clear Screen Options                   Clear Screen This will clear all objects that are currently on the slide.   Clear Annotations This will only clear annotations such as pen and highlighter objects. Everything else on the screen will be left intact.   Reset Slide For this to become activated, you must first ...

How to Make Google Chrome More Touch-Friendly

  Out of the box, Chrome isn't as touch-friendly as Microsoft's Edge browser. However, you can tweak some hidden settings in Chrome for more touch support for your Windows tablet or touchscreen PC. The experimental settings below will force Chrome to recognize your taps better and add features like new copying and pasting buttons for the URL bar. Choose which ...

TouchIT Notes Does Simple Annotation Too!

TouchIT Notes is renowned for being the collaboration tool of choice for many businesses and schools around the world. But, did you know that it can also be used as a basic annotation tool? Quite often people just want the ability to annotate on their screen and save what they have done. Well, with TouchIT Notes you can do just ...

TouchIT LED and Chromebook

How to Collaborate on Oktopus and Google Chrome OS

In this blog post we will discuss how to setup the collaboration features of TouchIT Oktopus and Google Chrome. We have a video Blog that discusses this, but we thought some written instructions might be helpful. It should be noted that you can use the collaboration features of Oktopus on other devices, well any tablet or computer with a browser. ...

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LED Bolts and VESA

We're being asked a number of times for the bolt sizes and the VESA patterns on the back of our Interactive LEDs. In order to make this easy, we though we would write a quick blog post. All CAD drawings are available from the downloads section of this website TouchIT LED - 4pt and 6pt 65"to 84": M10 bolts and 440 ...