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Old 07-27-2011, 03:23 AM   #1
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Question Busy Box display


Hi,
I work at a school and we have been given a 40" View Sonic plasma display which is networked, has no vga socket, has a 40 Gb hard drive and BusyBox as it's OS. I am not sure how to set this up, I have managed to log into it through telnet, which was a supprise, but have no idea how to get it work. We have a windows network with windows 2003 servers, 2008R2 servers, XP and some Win7 PCs. Can anyone let me know what commands I need to use to set the display up or where I can find the info I require. I have looked at the View Sonic web site but was as much use as a brick through a windows. Any help would be much appreciated, we have had this thing a year and we would very much like to be able to use it.

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Old 07-27-2011, 08:23 PM   #2
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What is the model number? I also did not see a similar device on ViewSonic's Website. busybox is not a OS but in a nutshell a compact shell designed for embedded devices.

This looks like something you are describing.
www.viewsonic.com/assets/031/8536.pdf
 
Old 08-04-2011, 07:28 AM   #3
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Smile busy box

Thanks for the reply michaelk,

Oh yes the model number would of helped! You got it though that is the one the ND4200 and I have used that pdf document following the configuration screens but nothing seemed to work i.e. could not send info to be displayed over the network and get it displayed. I think I am having difficulty (well one of the things) in getting it to be seen by the dhcp server and so recieving an ip address. I haven't looked at it for a while but we were able to get it to display it's ip address but that started with 192.168.x.x type of address.

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