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ProScope EDU 1080P HDMI Microscope Quick Start Guide

EMS Catalog #68350-HDMI

Microscope Preparation

Insert the provided 8GB micro SD card into the microscope's micro SD card slot*. The SD card must be installed in order to capture and store images when in HDMI operation mode.

HDMI Operation

  1. Plug the provided HDMI cable into the microscope and then into a TV/monitor with an available HDMI input port.
  2. Plug the provided USB cable into the microscope's USB port then into the supplied power adaptor.
  3. Plug the power adapter into an AC wall outlet. Alternatively, if the TV/monitor has a powered 5V USB port, it can be powered in this way instead of using the power adapter.
  4. Turn on the TV/monitor and select the microscope's HDMI input as the video source to be displayed.
  5. Capture images and display menu/mode choices from the buttons found on the side of the microscope.

USB Operation

  1. For Windows: Install MicroCapture HD from the supplied CD.
    For Mac: Install PortableCapture HD from the supplied CD.
  2. Plug the supplied USB cable into the microscope and then into a USB port on your computer.
  3. For USB microscope operation, first eject the SD card from the microscope before plugging it into the USB port of your computer, then launch the MicroCapture HD (Windows) or PortableCapture HD (Mac) application and begin using.

ProScope EDU 1080P HDMI* While the micro SD card is installed in the microscope, the microscope operates as a USB card reader for transferring images directly to your computer and does not operate as a USB microscope when in this state. Please eject the micro SD card before using as a USB microscope.

Product Information

ProScope EDU 1080P HDMI Microscope