Faculty Guides and DocumentationKramer Connect Getting StartedHow to Connect a Windows PC to the Kramer

How to Connect a Windows PC to the Kramer

Follow the steps below to learn how to install VIA, the necessary computer software for connecting to the Kramer.

Identifying Room Name

After following steps in the Turning On the Kramer guide, identify the Room Name of the device.

Type the Room Name in a Browser

Install the VIA Application

Click the Install VIA button to download the software. Follow the prompts to install the software.

Open the VIA Application

Double-click the VIA application icon on the desktop or in your applications folder. Note that when connecting a wireless device to the Kramer, the device must be connected to the PrivateN wireless network.

Type the Room Name and Nick Name

Room Name and Nick Name
  1. Type the Room Name in the Room Name dialog box. The Room Name is a string of numbers that can be found on the Kramer welcome screen. For instructions on how to find this, see the Turning on the Kramer guide.
  2. Type a Nick Name for your computer. This is the name that will appear to other participants in the session. After typing a name, click the Login button.

Enter the Room Code

Room Code

Type the Room Code into the Room Code dialog box. To find the code, see the 4-digit number displayed on the screen in the room. Upon entering the code, click the Login button. You will then be a participant in the session.