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Remote control (IFP52)

This article provides an overview of remote control functionality for your ViewBoard IFP52.

Remote control function


1 Power ON/OFF.
2 Screen capture.
3 Launch myViewBoard Whiteboard.
4 Return to ViewBoard home screen.
5 Go back to the previous screen.
6 Increase/decrease the volume.
7 Number keypad
8 Information
9 Input source
10 Media control buttons:
Red: Play/pause
Green: Stop
Yellow: Fast forward
Blue: Rewind
11 Settings menu
12 Directional and OK buttons.
13 Freeze screen.
14 Mute/unmute.
15 Increase/decrease brightness.
16 Turn sleep mode ON/OFF.
17 Adjust aspect ratio (RS232 only).
Breakdown of remote control. Review button functionality in the accompanying table.

Remote control effective range

When using the remote control to use your ViewBoard, be aware of the following details:

  • Effective range (distance): 6 meters.
  • Effective range (orientation): 30° to the left or right.
  • Obstructions: Ensure nothing is blocking reception of the remote control's signal to the receiver.

Effective range distance and orientation outlined with remote control pointed at the IFP52's remote control receiver.

How to replace remote control batteries

Follow these directions to replace the batteries of your remote.

  1. Remove the cover on the rear of the remote control.
  2. Insert two “AAA” batteries, ensuring the “+” symbol on the batteries match the “+” on the battery ends.
  3. Place the cover on the remote control.

Steps to replace batteries.


WARNING: There is a risk of combustion if the batteries are replaced in the incorrect position.



  • It is recommended that you do not mix battery types.
  • Always dispose of old batteries in an environmentally friendly way. Contact your local government for more information on how to dispose of batteries safely.

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