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Mounting a projector is a task that most IT professionals will only perform a few times throughout their careers and home theatre enthusiasts will tackle once, maybe twice. But properly mounting your projector at the right distance from the canvas is crucial for getting the most out of your projector.

Luckily there are tools available online that take the guesswork out of calculating the optimal throw distance for your projector. Da-Lite, manufacturer of high-quality projection screens has one such throw distance calculator available on their website.

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