1439 - What is the ActivInspire Dual User function? | Promethean Support

1439 – What is the Dual User function of ActivInspire?

Applicable to:

  • ActivArena


  • ActivBoard 100

    ActivBoard 100

  • ActivBoard 300 Pro

    ActivBoard 300 Pro

  • ActivBoard 300 Standard

    ActivBoard 300 Standard

  • ActivBoard 500 Pro

    ActivBoard 500 Pro

  • ActivInspire


  • ActivPanel


  • ActivPanel Elements Series

    ActivPanel Elements Series

  • X2nd Generation ActivBoard

    2nd Generation ActivBoard

Dual User is a feature that can be enabled in ActivInspire, to allow two users to work on the whiteboard at the same time when using 100 Series, 300 Series, 500 Series and 2nd Generation ActivBoards.

From ActivInspire v2.13, this feature is also available when using ActivPanel 5 onwards.
NB: Dual User is not supported with models of ActivPanel prior to the ActivPanel 5.

To enable the Dual User function, launch ActivInspire, go to Tools and select Dual User.

The information below explains how to use Dual User depending on your hardware.

ActivPanel 5 onwards

ActivPanel 6 86” only: Use the blue pen for the teacher and the metallic grey pen for the student.
Other sizes: Use pen input for the teacher and touch input for the student.

To check which version of ActivPanel you are using, please consult article 1477.

300 Pro and 500 Pro ActivBoards

Use the Teacher and Student ActivPens.

100 Series, 300 Standard Series and 2nd Generation ActivBoards

The ActivArena Upgrade Kit is required to use this function. Please contact your local Promethean reseller for further information.

If you still need technical support, please contact us.