Samsung P2250N User manual

SyncMaster P2050N,P2250N,P2350N
LCD Monitor
User Manual
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1. Major Safety Precautions
1-1. Before You Start
Icons used in this manual
Icon
Name
Meaning
Caution
Indicates cases where the function may not work or the setting may be canceled.
Note
Indicates a hint or tip to operate a function.
Using this Manual
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Make yourself fully aware of the safety precautions before using this product.
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If a problem occurs, refer to the 'Problemshooting' section.
Copyright Notice
The contents of this manual are subject to change without prior notice for performance improvement.
Copyright © 2009 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
The copyright of this manual is reserved by Samsung Electronics, Co., Ltd.
The contents of this manual may not be partially or in whole reproduced, distributed or used in any form without the written permission of Samsung
Electronics, Co., Ltd.
The SAMSUNG logo and SyncMaster are the registered trademarks of Samsung Electronics, Co., Ltd.
Microsoft, Windows and Windows NT are the registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
VESA, DPM and DDC are the registered trademarks of the Video Electronics Standard Association.
The ENERGY STAR logo is the registered trademark of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
All other trademarks mentioned herein belong to their respective companies.
As a partner of ENERGY STAR, Samsung Electronics, Co., Ltd. admits that this product satisfies the ENERGY STAR specifications for energy
saving.
1-2. Custody and Maintenance
External Surface and Screen Maintenance
Clean the product with a soft dry cloth.
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Do not clean the product with an inflammable substance such as benzene
or thinner or with a wet cloth. This may result in a problem with the
product.
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Do not scratch the screen with your fingernails or a sharp object.
This may result in scratches or damage to the product.
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Do not clean the product directly by spraying water onto the product.
If water enters the product, it may result in fire, electric shock or a
problem with the product.
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A white stain may be generated on the surface of the high-glossy model
due to the inherent characteristics of the material, if a supersonic humidifier is used.
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The appearance and the color may differ depending on the model.
About persistent images
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Displaying a still image for a long time may create a persistent image or stain on the screen. If you do not use the product for a long time, set the
power-saving mode or screen saver.
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Due to technological constraints of the LCD Panel manufacturer, the images generated by this product may appear either brighter or darker than
normal by appr. 1ppm (parts per million) pixel.
The number of sub-pixels of an LCD panel by size: The number of Sub-Pixels = Max. Horizontal Resolution x Max. Vertical Resolution x 3
Example) If the maximum resolution is 1680 x 1050, the number of sub-pixels is 1680 x 1050 x 3 = 5,292,000.
1-3. Safety Precautions
Icons used for safety precautions
Icon
Name
Meaning
Warning
Failing to follow the precautions marked with this sign, may result in a serious injury or even a fatality.
Caution
Failing to follow the precautions marked with this sign, may result in a personal injury or property
damage.
Meaning of Signs
Do not perform.
Must be followed.
Do not disassemble.
The power plug must be unplugged from the wall outlet.
Do not touch.
Must be grounded to prevent electric shock.
Power Related
The following images are for your reference and may differ depending on models and countries.
Warning
Avoid using a damaged power cord or plug or a
loose power outlet.
Avoid connecting multiple electric appliances to a
single wall outlet.
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Otherwise, it may result in electric shock or fire.
Avoid plugging in or unplugging the power supply
with wet hands.
Plug the power plug in firmly.
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Otherwise, it may result in fire due to overheating of the wall outlet.
Otherwise, it may result in fire.
Otherwise, it may result in electric shock.
Make sure to connect the power cord to a grounded
wall outlet (for insulation class 1 equipment only).
Avoid bending or twisting the power cord excessively and avoid placing heavy objects on the cord.
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Otherwise, it may result in electric shock or injury.
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Otherwise, it may result in electric shock or fire
due to a damaged power cord.
Keep the power cord and the product away from a
heater.
If the pins of the power plug or the wall outlet are
covered in dust, clean it using a dry cloth.
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Otherwise, it may result in electric shock or fire.
Otherwise, it may result in fire.
Caution
Avoid unplugging the power plug while the product
is operating.
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Otherwise, it may damage the product due to
electric shock.
When unplugging the power plug from the wall
outlet, make sure to hold it by the plug and not by
the cord.
Make sure to use only the power cord supplied by
our company. In addition, do not use the power cord
of another electric appliance.
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Connect the power plug to a wall outlet that can be
easily reached.
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Otherwise, it may result in electric shock or fire.
Otherwise, it may result in electric shock or fire.
When a problem occurs with the product, you
must unplug the power plug to cut the power off
completely. You cannot cut the power off completely using only the power button on the product.
Installation Related
Warning
Avoid placing burning candles, mosquito-repellent
or cigarettes on the product and installing the product near a heater.
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Ask an installation engineer or relevant company to
install the product onto the wall.
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Otherwise, it may result in injury.
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Make sure to use the specified wall mount.
Otherwise, it may result in fire.
Avoid installing the product in a badly-ventilated
location such as inside a bookshelf or closet.
Keep a distance of at least 10 cm from the wall when
installing the product for ventilation.
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Otherwise, it may result in fire due to internal
over-heating.
Keep the plastic bags used to pack the product away
from children.
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If children place the plastic bags over their
heads, they may suffocate.
Otherwise, it may result in fire due to internal
over-heating.
Avoid installing the product in a location that is unstable or exposed to excessive vibrations such as on
an unstable or slanted shelf.
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The product may fall and this may result in
damage to the product or injury.
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If you use the product in a location exposed to
excessive vibrations, it may result in a problem
with the product or fire.
Avoid installing the product in a location exposed
to dust, moisture (sauna), oil, smoke or water (rain
drops) and installing it within a vehicle.
Avoid installing the product in a location exposed
to direct sunlight and installing the product near a
heat source such as a fire or heater.
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This may result in electric shock or fire.
Avoid installing the product at an easily reachable
height where children may reach it.
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If a child touches the product, the product may
fall and this may result in injury.
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Since the front part is heavier, install the product on a flat and stable surface.
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This may shorten the product life cycle or cause
fire.
Caution
Do not let the product drop while moving it.
Do not place the product face down on the floor.
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This may result in a problem with the product
or injury.
When installing the product on a console or shelf,
make sure that the front of the product does not
protrude out of the console or shelf.
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Otherwise, this may cause the product to fall off
and result in a malfunction or injury.
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Make sure to use a cabinet or shelf suitable to
the size of the product.
This may damage the panel of the product.
When putting the product down, handle it gently.
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Otherwise, it may result in a problem with the
product or injury.
If the product is installed in a location where the
operating conditions vary considerably, a serious
quality problem may occur due to the surrounding
environment. In this case, install the product only
after consulting one of our service engineers about
the matter.
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Places exposed to microscopic dust, chemicals,
too high or low temperature, high humidity,
such as airports or stations where the product is
continuously used for a long time and so on.
Cleaning Related
Since using a surfactant, which contains a large amount of alcohol, solvent or other strong chemicals, may result in the discoloration
or cracking of the product exterior or the panel surface coming off, be sure to use the recommended cleansing agent only.
You can purchase the recommended cleansing agent from a service center.
Before cleaning the product, unplug the power
cord.
When cleaning the product, do not spray water directly over the product parts.
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Make sure that water does not enter the product.
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Otherwise, it may result in fire, electric shock
or a problem with the product.
Otherwise, it may result in electric shock or fire.
Caution
Avoid spraying cleansing agent directly onto the
product.
When cleaning the product, disconnect the power
cord and clean the product with a soft dry cloth.
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This may result in discoloration or cracking of
the exterior of the product or the panel coming
off.
Avoid using chemicals such as wax, benzene,
alcohol, thinner, mosquito-repellent, fragrance,
lubrication or cleansing agent when cleaning
the product.
This may result in the exterior being deformed
or the print being removed.
Use a soft, damp cloth with a "monitor-exclusive
cleansing agent" and wipe the product with it.
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If no monitor-exclusive cleansing agent is
available, dilute a cleansing agent with water at
a ratio of 1:10 before cleaning the product.
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Since the exterior of the product is easily scratched,
be sure to use a proper cleansing cloth. Use the
cleansing cloth with a small amount of water. However, if the cloth is contaminated by alien substances, it may result in scratches to the exterior;
therefore shake off any alien substances from the
cloth before using it.
Usage Related
Warning
Since a high voltage runs through the product, never
disassemble, repair or modify the product yourself.
When cleaning the product, do not spray water directly over the product parts.
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Otherwise, it may result in fire or electric shock.
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Make sure that water does not enter the product.
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If the product needs to be fixed, contact a service center.
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Otherwise, it may result in fire, electric shock
or a problem with the product.
If the product generates a strange noise, a burning
smell, or smoke, unplug the power plug immediately and contact a service center.
Avoid letting children to hang or climb onto the
product.
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Otherwise, it may result in electric shock or fire.
If you drop the product or the case is damaged, turn
the power off and unplug the power cord. Contact
a service center.
Avoid placing objects such as toys and cookies on
top of the product.
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Otherwise, it may result in fire or electric shock.
When thunder or lighting occurs, unplug the power
cord and under no circumstance touch the antenna
cable as this is dangerous.
If a child hangs over the product to grab an object, the object or the product may fall and this
may result in injury or even death.
Avoid dropping an object over the product or cause
impact to the product.
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Otherwise, it may result in the product falling
and this may result in injury or death.
Otherwise, it may result in electric shock or fire.
Otherwise, it may result in electric shock or fire.
Avoid moving the product by pulling the power
cord or antenna cable.
When a gas leak occurs, do not touch the product
or the power plug and ventilate immediately.
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A spark may result in an explosion or fire.
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During a thunder or lighting storm, do not touch
the power cord or antenna cable.
Otherwise, it may result in electric shock, fire
or a problem with the product due to damage to
the cable.
Avoid lifting up or move the product by holding
only the power cord or signal cable.
Avoid using or placing inflammable spray or objects near the product.
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Otherwise, it may result in electric shock, fire
or a problem with the product due to damage to
the cable.
Take care not to block the vent by a table cloth or
curtain.
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Otherwise, it may result in fire due to internal
overheating.
Avoid placing a liquid container such as a vase,
flowerpot, beverage, cosmetics or drugs, or a metal
object over the product.
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If water or an alien substance enters the product,
turn the power off, unplug the power cord and
contact a service center.
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Otherwise, it may result in a problem with the
product, electric shock or fire.
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This may result in an explosion or fire.
Avoid inserting metal objects such as a chopsticks,
coins or hairpins, or inflammable objects into the
product (the vents, ports, etc).
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If water or an alien substance enters the product,
turn the power off, unplug the power cord and
contact a service center.
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Otherwise, it may result in a problem with the
product, electric shock or fire.
Caution
Displaying a still image for a long time may create
a persistent image or stain on the screen.
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If you do not use the product for a long time,
use the power-saving mode or set the screensaver to the moving picture mode.
When not using the product for a long time such as
leaving your home, unplug the power cord from the
wall outlet.
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Otherwise, it may cause dust accumulation and
result in fire caused by overheating or short circuit or result in an electric shock.
Set the appropriate resolution and frequency for the
product.
Avoid turning the product upside down or move the
product holding only the stand.
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Otherwise, it may result in eye strain.
Watching the product from too close a distance
continuously may damage your eyesight.
Avoid using a humidifier or cooker near the product.
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It is important to give your eyes some rest (5 minutes every hour) when viewing the product screen
for long periods of time.
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This may cause the product to fall resulting in
damage to the product or injury.
Otherwise, it may result in electric shock or fire.
Since the display panel is hot after using it for a long
time, do not touch the product.
This will alleviate any eye strain.
Keep small accessories away from the children.
Take care when adjusting the angle of the product
or the height of the stand.
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If your hand or finger is caught, you may be
injured.
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If the product is tilted excessively, the product
may fall and this may result in injury.
Avoid placing a heavy object over the product.
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Otherwise, it may result in a problem with the
product or injury.
Maintaining the Correct Posture when Using this Product
Maintain the correct posture when using this product.
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Straighten your back.
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Keep a distance of 45~50 cm from your eyes to the screen. Look down at the screen and face the screen
forwards.
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Maintain the correct posture when using this product.
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Adjust the angle of the product so that light is not reflected onto the screen.
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Keep your elbow at a right angle and keep your arm level with the back of your hand.
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Keep your elbow at a right angle.
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Place your heels flat on the ground while keeping your knees at an angle of 90 degrees or higher and
maintain the position of your arm so that your arm is below your heart.
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2. Installing the Product
2-1. Package Contents
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Unpack the product and check if all of the following contents have been included.
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Store the packaging box in case you need to move the Product at a later stage.
Monitor
Contents
Installation Manual
Product Warranty
User Manual
D-Sub Cable
Power Cord
Cleaning Cloth
Cable Arrangement Link
Stand Connector
Stand
The cleaning cloth is supplied with black high-glossy models only.
2-2. Installing the Stand
Before assembling the product, place the product down on a flat and stable surface so that the screen is facing downwards.
Insert the Stand Connector into the Stand in the direction shown by the figure.
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Check if the Stand Connector is firmly connected.
Turn the connecting screw at the bottom of the stand fully so that it is completely fixed.
Place a soft cloth over the table to protect the product and place the product onto the cloth so that
the front of the product is facing downwards.
Hold the main body of the product with your hand as shown by the figure.
Push the assembled stand into the main body in the direction of the arrow as shown in the figure.
- Caution
Do not lift the product holding only the stand
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2-3. Removing the Stand
Before removing the stand, place the product down on a flat and stable surface so that the screen faces downwards.
Place a soft cloth over the table to protect the product and place the product onto the cloth so that the
front of the product faces downwards.
Hold the main body of the product with your hand as shown by the figure.
Pull the stand in the direction of the arrow as shown in the figure to separate it.
Turn the connecting screw at the bottom of the stand to separate it.
Take the Stand Connector out of the Stand by pulling it in the direction of the arrow as shown in the
figure.
2-4. Installing the Stand for the Wall Mount
This product provides a stand mount of 75 mm x 75 mm that complies with the VESA specifications.
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A. Stand Mount
B. Stand (Optional)
1.
Turn the product off and unplug the power cord from the wall outlet.
2.
Place a soft cloth or cushion on a flat surface to protect the panel and place the product down on the cloth so that the front of the product faces
downwards.
3.
Separate the stand.
4.
Align the groove of the part of the product that is to be connected to the stand with the groove in the stand (desk-top stand, wall mount stand or
another stand) and firmly fix the stand by fastening the screw.
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If you use a screw that is longer than the standard specifications, the inside of the product may be damaged.
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For wall mounts that are not compatible with the standard VESA specifications, the length of the screw may differ depending on the corresponding
specifications.
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Do not use screws that are incompatible with the standard VESA specifications and do not assemble them using excessive force.
This may result in damage to the product or injury due to the product falling.
The company shall not be held liable for any damage or injury.
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The company shall not be held liable for any damage to the product or injury caused by using a stand that is not compatible with the specified
specifications or due to an installation not performed by an authorized installation engineer.
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When installing the product using a wall mount, purchase a wall mount that provides at least 10 cm of space from the wall.
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The company shall not be held liable for any problems caused by using a stand that is not compatible with the specified specifications.
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Use the wall mount according to the international specifications.
2-5. Connecting with a PC
The connecting part may differ depending on the product model.
1.
Connect the product to a PC depending on the video output supported by the PC.
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When the graphics card provides D-Sub (analog) output
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2.
Connect the [RGB IN] port of the product to the [D-Sub] port of the PC with the D-Sub cable.
Connect one end of the power cord to the POWER port of the product and connect the other end of the power cord to the 220V or 110V wall
outlet.
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(The input voltage is switched automatically.)
When the product is connected to a PC, you can turn the product on and use it.
2-6. Kensington Lock
Kensington Lock
A Kensington Lock is an anti-theft device that enables users to lock the product so that they can safely use it in public locations. Since the shape and
usage of the locking device may differ depending on the model and the manufacturer, for more information, refer to the User Manual supplied with
the locking device. You have to purchase an additional locking device.
Locking the product
1.
Insert the locking part of the locking device into the hole of the Kensington lock of the product and turn it in the locking direction.
2.
Connect the Kensington lock cable.
3.
Tie the Kensington lock cable to a desk or heavy object.
You can purchase the locking device from an electronics store, an online shop, or our service center.
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3. Using the product
3-1. Setting the Optimal Resolution
If you turn the power on after purchasing the product, a message regarding the optimal resolution setting appears on the screen.
Select a language and the optimal resolution.
: You can select a language with these buttons.
: If you press this button, the message disappears.
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The message appears up to 3 times if the resolution has not been set to the optimal resolution.
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To set the resolution to the optimal resolution
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When the PC is turned off, connect the product and the PC and turn the power on.
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Right-click over the Desktop and select 'Properties' from the pop-up menu.
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In the 'Settings' tab, set the resolution to the optimal resolution.
3-2. Standard Signal Mode Table
The LCD monitor has one optimal resolution for the best visual quality depending on the screen size due to the inherent characteristics of the panel,
unlike for a CDT monitor.
Therefore, the visual quality will be degraded if the optimal resolution is not set for the panel size. It is recommended setting the resolution to the
optimal resolution of the product.
If the signal from the PC is one of the following standard signal modes, the screen is set automatically. However, if the signal from the PC is not one
of the following signal modes, a blank screen may be displayed or only the Power LED may be turned on. Therefore, configure it as follows referring
to the User Manual of the graphics card.
P2050N
Resolution
Horizontal Frequency
(kHz)
Vertical Frequency (Hz)
IBM, 640 x 480
31.469
59.940
25.175
-/-
VESA, 800 x 600
35.156
56.250
36.000
+/+
Clock Frequency (MHz) Polarity(Horizontal/Vertical) (H/V)
VESA, 800 x 600
37.879
60.317
40.000
+/+
VESA, 1024 x 768
48.363
60.004
65.000
-/-
VESA, 1280 x 800
49.702
59.810
83.500
-/+
VESA, 1280 x 1024
63.981
60.020
108.000
+/+
VESA, 1440 x 900
55.935
59.887
106.500
-/+
VESA, 1600 x 900
60.000
60.000
108.000
+/+
Resolution
Horizontal Frequency
(kHz)
Vertical Frequency (Hz)
IBM, 640 x 480
31.469
59.940
25.175
-/-
VESA, 800 x 600
35.156
56.250
36.000
+/+
VESA, 800 x 600
37.879
60.317
40.000
+/+
VESA, 1024 x 768
48.363
60.004
65.000
-/-
VESA, 1280 x 800
49.702
59.810
83.500
-/+
VESA, 1280 X 960
60.000
60.000
108.000
+/+
P2250N / P2350N
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Clock Frequency (MHz) Polarity(Horizontal/Vertical) (H/V)
Resolution
Horizontal Frequency
(kHz)
Vertical Frequency (Hz)
Clock Frequency (MHz) Polarity(Horizontal/Vertical) (H/V)
VESA, 1280 X 1024
63.981
60.020
108.000
+/+
VESA, 1440 x 900
55.935
59.887
106.500
-/+
VESA, 1600 x 1200
75.000
60.000
162.000
+/+
VESA, 1680 x 1050
65.290
59.954
146.250
-/+
VESA, 1920 x 1080
66.587
59.934
138.500
+/-
Horizontal Frequency
The time taken to scan one line from the left-most position to the right-most position on the screen is called the horizontal cycle and the reciprocal
of the horizontal cycle is called the horizontal frequency. The horizontal frequency is represented in kHz.
Vertical Frequency
A panel must display the same picture on the screen tens of times every second so that humans can see the picture. This frequency is called the vertical
frequency. The vertical frequency is represented in Hz.
3-3. Installing the Device Driver
If you install the device driver, you can set up the appropriate resolution and frequency for the product. The device driver is included on the CDROM supplied with the product. If the supplied drive file is corrupted, please visit a service center or Samsung Electronics website(http://
www.samsung.com/), and download the driver.
1.
Insert the driver installation CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive.
2.
Click on "Windows Driver".
3.
Select the model of your product from the model list.
4.
Complete the remaining installation steps according to the instructions displayed on the screen.
5.
Check if the appropriate resolution and screen refresh rate are displayed in the Control Panel settings. For more information, refer to the document
about the Windows operating system.
3-4. Product Operating Buttons
Product Operating Buttons
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Description
MENU
Press this button to view the On Screen Display (OSD).
This button is also used to exit the OSD or to return to a higher-level OSD menu
* OSD Adjustment Lock
This function locks the OSD in order to maintain the current settings or to prevent the settings from being
changed by another person
On: If you press and hold the MENU button down for 5 seconds, the OSD Adjustment Lock function is
activated.
Off: If you press and hold the MENU button down for 5 seconds again, the OSD Adjustment Lock function
is disabled.
Even if the OSD Adjustment Lock function is activated, users can adjust the brightness and contrast and
can set up the adjustment function assigned to the [
].
Use these buttons to navigate the menu or to adjust a value in the OSD.
Users can set the Customized Key to one of the following functions. If the user presses the Customized
] after setting it, the configured function will be performed
Key[
<MagicBright> - <MagicColor> - <Color Effect> - <Image Size>
You can set the function of the Customized Key by selecting "SETUP&RESET -> Customized Key" in
the OSD.
Use these buttons to navigate the menu or to adjust a value in the OSD.
Use this button to select a function
AUTO
Press [AUTO] button to adjust the screen settings automatically
This function is only available in analog mode.
If the resolution settings are changed in the Display Properties, the AUTO adjustment function is performed.
Press this button to turn the product on or off
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The buttons on the right of the product are touch-type buttons.
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Touch the buttons lightly with your finger.
Power LED
This LED is turned on when the product works normally.
For more information on the power-saving function, refer to the power saving function in More Information.
When not using the product for a long time, unplugging the power cord is recommended to minimize power
consumption.
3-5. Using the Screen Adjustment Menu (OSD: On Screen Display)
The Screen Adjustment Menu (OSD: On Screen Display) Structure
Top Menus
Sub Menus
Brightness
PICTURE
COLOR
Contrast
Sharpness
MagicBright
Coarse
MagicColor
Red
Green
Blue
Color Tone
Color Effect
Gamma
V-Position
Image Size
Menu H-Position
Menu V-Position
Menu Transparency
Language
Off Timer On/Off
Off Timer Setting
Fine
SIZE & POSI- H-Position
TION
Reset
SETUP&RESET Display Time
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Customized Key
3-5-1.
PICTURE
Menu
Description
Brightness
Controls the screen brightness.
This menu is unavailable when <MagicBright> is set to <Dynamic Contrast> mode.
Contrast
Controls the contrast of the pictures displayed on the screen
This menu is unavailable when <MagicBright> is set to <Dynamic Contrast> mode.
This menu is unavailable when <MagicColor> is set to <Full> mode or <Intelligent> mode.
Sharpness
Controls the clarity of details of pictures displayed on the screen
This menu is unavailable when <MagicBright> is set to <Dynamic Contrast> mode.
This menu is unavailable when <MagicColor> is set to <Full> mode or <Intelligent> mode.
MagicBright
Provides preset picture settings optimized for various user environments such as editing a document, surfing the
Internet, playing games, watching sports or movies and so on.
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<Custom>
If the preset picture modes are not sufficient, users can configure the <brightness> and <Contrast> directly
using this mode.
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<Text>
This mode provides the picture setting appropriate for editing a document.
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<Internet>
This mode provides the picture setting appropriate for surfing the Internet (text + picture).
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<Game>
This mode provides the picture setting appropriate for playing games that include lots of graphics and that require
a fast screen refresh rate.
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<Sport>
This mode provides the picture setting appropriate for watching sports games that include lots of movement.
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<Movie>
This mode provides brightness and sharpness settings similar to those of a TV for the best entertainment environment (movie, DVD, etc.).
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<Dynamic Contrast>
Controls the picture contrast automatically so that bright and dark pictures are balanced overall.
Coarse
Removes vertical noise lines (line pattern) from the screen.
The location of the screen may be changed after the adjustment. In this case, move the screen so that the screen is
displayed at the center of the display panel using the <H-Position> menu.
This function is only available in analog mode.
Fine
Removes horizontal noise lines (line pattern) from the screen.
If you cannot remove the noise completely with the <Fine> function, adjust the <Coarse> and then use the <Fine>
function again.
This function is only available in analog mode.
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3-5-2.
COLOR
Menu
Description
MagicColor
Expresses natural colors more clearly without changing the picture quality using proprietary digital picture quality
improvement technology developed by Samsung Electronics.
Red
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<Off> - Turns the MagicColor function off.
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<Demo> - You can compare the pictures processed by MagicColor with the original pictures.
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<Full> - Provides a clearer picture including areas corresponding to skin color.
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<Intelligent> - Improves the chroma of pictures except for areas corresponding to skin color.
You can adjust the red color value of pictures according to your preference.
This menu is unavailable when <MagicColor> is set to <Full> mode or <Intelligent> mode.
Green
You can adjust the green color value of pictures according to your preference.
This menu is unavailable when <MagicColor> is set to <Full> mode or <Intelligent> mode.
Blue
You can adjust the blue color value of pictures according to your preference.
This menu is unavailable when <MagicColor> is set to <Full> mode or <Intelligent> mode.
Color Tone
You can set the color temperature according to your preference.
•
<Cool> - Sets the color temperature of the screen to a cooler color.
•
<Normal> - Sets the color temperature of the screen to the standard color temperature.
•
<Warm> - Sets the color temperature of the screen to a warmer color.
•
<Custom> - Select this menu to set the color temperature manually.
If you do not like the preset color temperatures, you can manually adjust the colors of <Color Effect>.
This menu is unavailable when <MagicColor> is set to <Full> mode or <Intelligent> mode.
Color Effect
You can change the overall atmosphere by changing the color of pictures.
This menu is unavailable when <MagicColor> is set to <Full> mode or <Intelligent> mode.
Gamma
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<Off> - Turns the color effect function off.
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<Grayscale> -Displays pictures in black and white.
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<Green> - Displays pictures in green mono color.
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<Aqua> - Displays pictures in aqua mono color.
•
<Sepia> - Displays pictures in sepia mono color.
Using this menu, you can change the intensity of the colors of medium brightness.
(This is unavailable when MagicBright is set to <Dynamic Contrast> mode.)
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3-5-3.
SIZE & POSITION
Menu
Description
H-Position
Moves the position of the display area on the screen horizontally.
This function is only available in analog mode.
V-Position
Moves the position of the display area on the screen vertically.
This function is only available in analog mode.
Image Size
3-5-4.
•
<Auto> - The picture is displayed at the aspect ratio of the input signal.
•
<Wide> - The picture is displayed in full screen regardless of the aspect ratio of the input signal.
•
A signal not in the standard mode table is not supported.
•
If the resolution is set to the optimal resolution, the aspect ratio does not change whether the <Image Size> is set
to <Auto> or <Wide>.
Menu H-Position
You can adjust the horizontal position of the OSD.
Menu V-Position
You can adjust the vertical position of the OSD.
SETUP&RESET
Menu
Description
Reset
Use this function to restore the visual quality and color settings to the factory defaults.
•
Menu Transparency
•
Language
<No> - <Yes>
You can select the transparency of the OSD.
<Off> - <On>
Select a language for the OSD.
The selected language is only applied to the product OSD. This setting does not affect the other functions of the PC.
Off Timer On/Off
You can turn the Off Timer on or off.
•
<Off> - <On>
Off Timer Setting
Turns the power off automatically when the configured time is reached.
Display Time
The OSD automatically disappears if no action is taken by the user.
You can determine the time to wait before the OSD is hidden.
•
<5 sec> - <10 sec> - <20 sec> - <200 sec>
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Customized Key
You can set the function of the Customized Key to one of the following.
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3-5-5.
<MagicBright> - <MagicColor> - <Color Effect> - <Image Size>
INFORMATION
Menu
Description
INFORMATION
Shows the frequency and resolution set on the PC.
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4. Installing the Software
4-1. Natural Color
What is Natural Color ?
One of the problems with users using a PC is that the colors they see on the product are different from the colors of printed pictures or the colors of
the source images input through a scanner or digital camera. Natural Color is a color management system developed by Samsung Electronics to
resolve this problem. This software works only for Samsung products and enables adjusting the displayed colors on the product and matches the
colors on the product with the colors of the printed pictures. For more information, refer to the online help of the software (F1).
Installing Natural Color
1.
Insert the installation CD into the CD-ROM drive.
2.
Select Install Natural Color on the start screen.
3.
Select the installation language.
4.
Complete the remaining software installation steps according to the instructions displayed on the screen.
Removing Natural Color
1.
Click [Start], select [Settings]/[Control Panel] and then double-click, [Add or Remove Programs].
2.
Select Natural Color from the program list and click the [Add/Delete] button.
4-2. MagicTune
What is MagicTune ?
MagicTune is a software program that helps with monitor adjustments by providing comprehensive descriptions of monitor functions and easy-tounderstand guidelines.
Users can adjust the product with the mouse and the keyboard without using the operating buttons of the product.
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Installing the Software
1.
Insert the installation CD into the CD-ROM drive.
2.
Select the MagicTune setup program.
If the pop-up screen for the software installation does not appear on the main screen, find and double-click the MagicTune setup file on the CDROM.
3.
Select the installation language and click [Next].
4.
Complete the remaining software installation steps according to the instructions displayed on the screen.
•
The software may not work properly if you do not restart the computer after the installation.
•
The MagicTune icon may not appear depending on the computer system and the product specifications.
•
If the shortcut icon does not appear, press the F5 key.
Restrictions and Problems with the Installation (MagicTune™)
The installation of MagicTune™may be affected by the graphics card, motherboard and the networking environment.
System Requirements
OS
•
Windows 2000
•
Windows XP Home Edition
•
Windows XP Professional
•
Windows Vista
For MagicTune™, Windows 2000 or later is recommended.
Hardware
•
At least 32MB of memory
•
At least 60MB of free space on the hard disk drive
For more information, refer to the website.
Removing the Software
You can only remove MagicTune™through [Add or Remove Programs ] in Windows.
To remove MagicTune™, complete the following steps.
1.
Click [Start] select [Settings], and select [Control Panel] from the menu.
For Windows XP, click [Start], and select [Control Panel] from the menu.
2.
Double-click the [Add or Remove Programs] icon in the Control Panel.
3.
In the [Add/Remove] window, find and select MagicTune™so that it is highlighted.
4.
Click [Change or Remove Programs] to remove the software.
5.
Select [Yes] to start removing MagicTune™.
6.
Wait until a message box appears informing you that the software has been removed completely.
For technical support, the FAQ (frequently asked questions) or information about the software upgrade for MagicTune™, please visit our website.
4-3. MultiScreen
What is MultiScreen ?
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MultiScreen enables users to use the monitor by partitioning multiple sections.
Installing the Software
1.
Insert the installation CD into the CD-ROM drive.
2.
Select the MultiScreen setup program.
If the pop-up screen for the software installation does not appear on the main screen, find and double-click the MultiScreen setup file on the
CD-ROM.
3.
When the Installation Wizard appears, click [Next].
4.
Complete the remaining software installation steps according to the instructions displayed on the screen.
•
The software may not work properly if you do not restart the computer after the installation.
•
The MultiScreen icon may not appear depending on the computer system and the product specifications.
•
If the shortcut icon does not appear, press the F5 key.
Restrictions and Problems with the Installation (MultiScreen)
The MultiScreen installation may be affected by the graphics card, motherboard and the networking environment.
Operating System
OS
•
Windows 2000
•
Windows XP Home Edition
•
Windows XP Professional
•
Windows Vista
For MultiScreen, the operating systems Windows 2000 or later is recommended.
Hardware
•
At least 32MB of memory
•
At least 60MB of free space on the hard disk drive
Removing the Software
Click [Start], select [Settings]/[Control Panel], and then double-click [Add or Remove Programs].
Select MultiScreen from the program list and click the [Add/Delete] button.
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5. Troubleshooting
5-1. Monitor Self-Diagnosis
•
You can check if the product is working properly using the Self-Diagnosis function.
•
If a blank screen is displayed and the Power LED blinks even if the product and the PC are properly connected, perform the self-diagnosis function
according to the procedures below.
1.
Turn the product and the PC off.
2.
Separate the D-Sub cable from the product .
3.
Turn the product on.
4.
If the product is working properly, the 'Check Signal Cable' message appears.
In this case, if a blank screen is displayed again, make sure that there is no problem with the PC and the connection. The product is working
properly.
5-2. Before Requesting Service
Please check the following before requesting After-Sales service. If the problem continues, please contact your nearest Samsung Electronics Service
Center.
A blank screen appears / I cannot turn the product on
Is the power cord connected properly?
Check the connection status of the power cord.
Is the "Check Signal Cable" message displayed on the screen?
Check the cable connecting the PC and the product.
If the message appears on the screen even if the cable is properly connected, recheck the input signal by pressing the
product.
Is the "Not Optimum Mode" message displayed on the screen?
button of the
This occurs when the signal from the graphics card exceeds the maximum resolution or the maximum frequency of the product.
In this case, set up the appropriate resolution and the frequency for the
product.
Is a blank screen displayed and does the power LED blink at a 1 second This occurs when the power saving function is running.
interval?
If you click the mouse or press any key, the screen will be turned on.
The on screen adjustment menu (OSD) does not appear.
Did you cancel the screen adjustment?
Check if the <OSD Adjustment Lock> function is set to Off.
The color is weird / The picture is displayed in black and white
Is the entire screen displayed in the same color as if viewing the screen Check the cable connection to the computer.
through a cellophane paper?
Reinsert the graphics card into the computer completely.
Check if the <Color Effect> is set to <Off>.
Is the graphics card configured correctly?
Set up the graphics card referring to the user manual.
The display area suddenly moves to an edge or to the center.
Did you change the graphics card or the driver?
Please press the [AUTO] button to run the auto adjustment function.
Did you change the resolution and frequency appropriate to the product? Set the resolution and the frequency to the appropriate values in the
graphics card
refer to the (Standard Signal Mode Table)
Is the graphics card configured correctly?
Set up the graphics card referring to the user manual.
The pictures are out-of-focus.
Did you change the resolution and the frequency appropriate to the prod- Set the resolution and the frequency to the appropriate values in the
uct?
graphics card
refer to the (Standard Signal Mode Table)
The color is displayed in 16 bit (16 colors). The color has been changed after changing the graphics card.
Did you install the device driver for the product?
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Windows ME/XP/2000 : Set the color again by selecting Control Panel
→ Display → Settings.
Is the graphics card configured correctly?
Configure the color again in accordance with the new graphics card
driver.
When I connect the monitor, the 'Unknown monitor, Plug&Play (VESA DDC) monitor found' message is displayed.
Did you install the device driver for the product?
Install the device driver referring to the descriptions about the driver
installation.
Check if all the Plug&Play (VESA DDC) functions are supported refer- Install the device driver referring to the descriptions about the driver
ring to the User Manual of the graphics card.
installation.
When I look at the exterior edges of the product, small alien substances appear on it.
Since this product is designed so that the color has a soft appearance by coating it with a transparent material over the black edges, such things
may be seen. This is not a defect of the product.
A "beep, beep" sound is heard when booting the computer.
If the beep sound is generated 3 or more times when booting up the computer, please request service for the computer.
5-3. FAQ
FAQ!
Please try the following!
How can I change the frequency of the video signal?
You have to change the frequency of the graphics card.
(For more information, refer to the User Manual of the computer or the
graphics card.)
How can I change the resolution?
Windows XP : Change the resolution by selecting Control Panel → Appearance and Themes → Display → Settings.
Windows ME/2000 : Change the resolution by selecting Control Panel
→ Display → Settings.
(For more information, refer to the User Manual of the computer or the
graphics card.)
How can I use the power saving function?
Windows XP : Configure it by selecting Control Panel → Appearance
and Themes → Display → Screen Saver Setting or configure it in the
BIOS Setup of the computer.
Windows ME/2000 : Configure it by selecting Control Panel → Display
→ Screen Saver Setting or Configure it in the BIOS Setup of the computer.
For more information, refer to the Windows user manual for the computer.
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6. More Information
6-1. Specifications
Model Name
LCD Panel
Synchronization
P2050N
P2250N
P2350N
Screen Size
20 inch (50 cm)
21.5 inch (54 cm)
23 inch (58 cm)
Display Area
442.8 mm (H) X 249.075 mm (V) 476.64 mm (H) X 268.11 mm (V) 509.73 mm (H) X 286.74 mm (V)
Pixel Pitch
0.2768 mm (H) X 0.2768 mm (V) 0.248 mm (H) X 0.248 mm (V)
Horizontal Frequency
30~81 kHz
Vertical Frequency
56~60 Hz
Color
0.2655 mm (H) X 0.2655 mm (V)
16.7M
Resolution
Optimal Resolution
1600 X 900 @ 60 Hz (RB)
1920 X 1080 @ 60 Hz (RB)
1920 X 1080 @ 60 Hz (RB)
Maximum Resolution
1600 X 900 @ 60 Hz (RB)
1920 X 1080 @ 60 Hz (RB)
1920 X 1080 @ 60 Hz (RB)
RGB analog
0.7 Vp-p ± 5 %
Input Signal, when a terminator is installed.
Separate Type H/V Sync, Composite, SOG
TTL Level (V high ≥ 2.0 V, V low ≤ 0.8 V)
Maximum Pixel Clock
164 MHz
Power Voltage
AC 100 - 240 V~ (+/- 10 %), 50/60 Hz ± 3 Hz
PC Interface
15pin-to-15pin D-sub cable, Detachable
Dimension (Width x Height x Depth) / 486.6 x 308.3 x 65 mm / 19.2 x 518.2 x 327.7 x 66 mm / 20.4 X 555.8 x 347.0 x 63.8 mm / 21.9 X
Weight
12.1 x 2.6 inch (Without Stand) 12.9 X 2.6 inch (Without Stand) 13.7 X 2.5 inch (Without Stand)
486.6 x 377.3 x 189.4 mm / 19.2 518.2 x 396.7 x 189.4 mm / 20.4 555.8 x 416.2 x 189.4mm / 21.9 X
x 14.9 x 7.5 inch / 4.3 kg / 9.5 Ibs X 15.6 X 7.5 inch / 4.3 kg / 9.5 Ibs 16.4 X 7.5 inch / 5 kg / 11.0 Ibs
(With Stand)
(With Stand)
(With Stand)
EnvironFor Operations
mental Conditions
For Custody
Temperature : 50°F ~ 104°F (10°C ~ 40°C)
Humidity : 10 % ~ 80 %, non-condensing
Temperature : -4°F ~ 113°F (-20°C ~ 45°C)
Humidity : 5 % ~ 95 %, non-condensing
Inclination of the Stand
-2° ~ 21°
Class B (Information Communication Equipment for Home Use)
This device has been registered regarding EMI for home use (Class B). It may be used in all areas. (Class B equipment emits less electromagnetic
waves than Class A equipment.)
6-2. Power Saving Function
This product provides a power saving function that automatically turns the screen off when the product is not used for a predetermined period of
time to reduce power consumption. If the product enters power saving mode, the power LED turns to a different color to indicate that the product is
in power saving mode. When the product is in power saving mode, the power is not turned off and you can turn the screen on again by pressing any
key or clicking the mouse. However, the power saving function only works when the product is connected to a computer that provides the power
saving function.
Power Saving Function
Normal Operation
Power LED
On
Power Consumption
P2050N : 34 watts
Power Saving Mode
Blinking
Less than 1 watts
P2250N : 38 watts
P2350N : 40 watts
If there is no power cut-off switch, the power consumption is "0" only when the power cord is disconnected.
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Power Off (Power Button)
Off
Less than 1 watts
This product satisfies the ENERGY STAR® specifications.
6-3. Contact SAMSUNG WORLDWIDE
•
If you have any questions or comments relating to Samsung products, please contact the SAMSUNG customer care center.
North America
U.S.A
1-800-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
http://www.samsung.com/us
CANADA
1-800-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
http://www.samsung.com/ca
MEXICO
01-800-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
http://www.samsung.com/mx
Latin America
ARGENTINE
0800-333-3733
http://www.samsung.com/ar
BRAZIL
0800-124-421
http://www.samsung.com/br
4004-0000
CHILE
800-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
http://www.samsung.com/cl
COLOMBIA
01-8000112112
http://www.samsung.com/co
COSTA RICA
0-800-507-7267
http://www.samsung.com/latin
ECUADOR
1-800-10-7267
http://www.samsung.com/latin
EL SALVADOR
800-6225
http://www.samsung.com/latin
GUATEMALA
1-800-299-0013
http://www.samsung.com/latin
HONDURAS
800-7919267
http://www.samsung.com/latin
JAMAICA
1-800-234-7267
http://www.samsung.com/latin
NICARAGUA
00-1800-5077267
http://www.samsung.com/latin
PANAMA
800-7267
http://www.samsung.com/latin
PUERTO RICO
1-800-682-3180
http://www.samsung.com/latin
REP. DOMINICA
1-800-751-2676
http://www.samsung.com/latin
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO
1-800-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
http://www.samsung.com/latin
VENEZUELA
0-800-100-5303
http://www.samsung.com/latin
Europe
AUSTRIA
0810 - SAMSUNG(7267864, € 0.07/min)
http://www.samsung.com/at
BELGIUM
02 201 2418
http://www.samsung.com/be (Dutch)
http://www.samsung.com/be_fr (French)
CZECH REPUBLIC
800 - SAMSUNG (800-726786)
http://www.samsung.com/cz
DENMARK
8 - SAMSUNG (7267864)
http://www.samsung.com/dk
EIRE
0818 717 100
http://www.samsung.com/ie
FINLAND
30 - 6227 515
http://www.samsung.com/fi
FRANCE
01 4863 0000
http://www.samsung.com/fr
GERMANY
01805 - SAMSUNG (7267864, € 0.14/Min)
http://www.samsung.de
HUNGARY
06-80-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
http://www.samsung.com/hu
ITALIA
800-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
http://www.samsung.com/it
LUXEMBURG
02 261 03 710
http://www.samsung.com/lu
NETHERLANDS
0900 - SAMSUNG (0900-7267864) (€ 0.10/ http://www.samsung.com/nl
Min)
NORWAY
3 - SAMSUNG (7267864)
http://www.samsung.com/no
POLAND
0 801 1SAMSUNG (172678)
http://www.samsung.com/pl
022 - 607 - 93 - 33
PORTUGAL
808 20 - SAMSUNG (7267864)
http://www.samsung.com/pt
SLOVAKIA
0800-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
http://www.samsung.com/sk
SPAIN
902 - 1 - SAMSUNG (902 172 678)
http://www.samsung.com/es
SWEDEN
075 - SAMSUNG (726 78 64)
http://www.samsung.com/se
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Europe
SWITZERLAND
0848-SAMSUNG(7267864, CHF 0.08/min)
http://www.samsung.com/ch
U.K
0845 SAMSUNG (7267864)
http://www.samsung.com/uk
ESTONIA
800-7267
http://www.samsung.com/ee
LATVIA
8000-7267
http://www.samsung.com/lv
LITHUANIA
8-800-77777
http://www.samsung.com/lt
KAZAKHSTAN
8-10-800-500-55-500
http://www.samsung.com/kz_ru
KYRGYZSTAN
00-800-500-55-500
RUSSIA
8-800-555-55-55
TADJIKISTAN
8-10-800-500-55-500
UKRAINE
8-800-502-0000
http://www.samsung.ua
UZBEKISTAN
8-10-800-500-55-500
http://www.samsung.com/kz_ru
CIS
http://www.samsung.ru
Asia Pacific
AUSTRALIA
1300 362 603
http://www.samsung.com/au
CHINA
800-810-5858
http://www.samsung.com/cn
400-810-5858
010-6475 1880
INDIA
HONG KONG:3698 - 4698
http://www.samsung.com/hk
3030 8282
http://www.samsung.com/in
1800 110011
1-800-3000-8282
INDONESIA
0800-112-8888
http://www.samsung.com/id
JAPAN
0120-327-527
http://www.samsung.com/jp
MALAYSIA
1800-88-9999
http://www.samsung.com/my
NEW ZEALAND
0800 SAMSUNG (0800 726 786)
http://www.samsung.com/nz
PHILIPPINES
1800-10-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
http://www.samsung.com/ph
1800-3-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
02-5805777
SINGAPORE
1800-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
http://www.samsung.com/sg
THAILAND
1800-29-3232
http://www.samsung.com/th
02-689-3232
TAIWAN
0800-329-999
http://www.samsung.com/tw
VIETNAM
1 800 588 889
http://www.samsung.com/vn
Middle East & Africa
SOUTH AFRICA
0860-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
http://www.samsung.com/za
TURKEY
444 77 11
http://www.samsung.com/tr
U.A.E
800-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
http://www.samsung.com/ae
8000-4726
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6-4. Correct Disposal of This Product (Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment) - Europe only
(Applicable in the European Union and other European countries with separate collection systems)
This marking on the product, accessories or literature indicates that the product and its electronic accessories (e.g. charger, headset, USB cable) should not be disposed of with other household waste at the end
of their working life. To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from uncontrolled
waste disposal, please separate these items from other types of waste and recycle them responsibly to
promote the sustainable reuse of material resources.
Household users should contact either the retailer where they purchased this product, or their local government office, for details of where and how they can take these items for environmentally safe recycling.
Business users should contact their supplier and check the terms and conditions of the purchase contract.
This product and its electronic accessories should not be mixed with other commercial wastes for disposal.
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Table of Contents
5. Troubleshooting
1. Major Safety Precautions
5-1. Monitor Self-Diagnosis
1-1. Before You Start
5-2. Before Requesting Service
1-2. Custody and Maintenance
5-3. FAQ
1-3. Safety Precautions
6. More Information
2. Installing the Product
6-1. Specifications
2-1. Package Contents
6-2. Power Saving Function
2-2. Installing the Stand
6-3. Contact SAMSUNG WORLDWIDE
2-3. Removing the Stand
6-4. Correct Disposal of This Product (Waste Electrical &
Electronic Equipment)
2-4. Installing Stand for Wall Mount
2-5. Connecting with a PC
2-6. Kensington Lock
3. Using the Product
3-1. Setting the Optimal Resolution
3-2. Standard Signal Mode Table
3-3. Installing the Device Driver
3-4. Product Operating Buttons
3-5. Using the Screen Adjustment Menu (OSD:On Screen Display)
4. Installing the Software
4-1. NaturalColor
4-2. MagicTune
4-3. MultiScreen
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