Acer Projector S1200 Series User's Guide Copyright © 2008. Acer Incorporated. All Rights Reserved. Acer Projector S1200 Series User's Guide Original Issue: 08/2008 Changes may be made periodically to the information in this publication without obligation to notify any person of such revisions or changes. Such changes will be incorporated in new editions of this manual or supplementary documents and publications. This company makes no representations or warranties, either expressed or implied, with respect to the contents hereof and specifically disclaims the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Record the model number, serial number, purchase date and place of purchase information in the space provided below. The serial number and model number are recorded on the label affixed to your projector. All correspondence concerning your unit should include the serial number, model number and purchase information. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronically, mechanically, by photocopy, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of Acer Incorporated. Acer Projector S1200 Series Model number: __________________________________ Serial number: ___________________________________ Date of purchase: ________________________________ Place of purchase: ________________________________ Acer and the Acer logo are registered trademarks of Acer Incorporated. Other companies' product names or trademarks are used herein for identification purposes only and belong to their respective companies. "HDMITM, the HDMI logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC." iii Information for your safety and comfort Read these instructions carefully. Keep this document for future reference. Follow all warnings and instructions marked on the product. Turning the product off before cleaning Unplug this product from the wall outlet before cleaning. Do not use liquid cleaners or aerosol cleaners. Use a damp cloth for cleaning. Caution for plug as disconnecting device Observe the following guidelines when connecting and disconnecting power to the external power supply unit: • • • Install the power supply unit before connecting the power cord to the AC power outlet. Unplug the power cord before removing the power supply unit from the projector. If the system has multiple sources of power, disconnect power from the system by unplugging all power cords from the power supplies. Caution for Accessibility Be sure that the power outlet you plug the power cord into is easily accessible and located as close to the equipment operator as possible. When you need to disconnect power to the equipment, be sure to unplug the power cord from the electrical outlet. Warnings! • • • Do not use this product near water. Do not place this product on an unstable cart, stand or table. If the product falls, it could be seriously damaged. Slots and openings are provided for ventilation to ensure reliable operation of the product and to protect it from overheating. These openings must not be blocked or covered. The openings should never be blocked by placing the product on a bed, sofa, rug or other similar surface. This product should never be placed near or over a radiator or heat register, or in a built-in installation unless proper ventilation is provided. • Never push objects of any kind into this product through cabinet slots as they may touch dangerous voltage points or short-out parts that could result in a fire or electric shock. Never spill liquid of any kind onto or into the product. iv • • To avoid damage of internal components and to prevent battery leakage, do not place the product on a vibrating surface. Never use it under sporting, exercising, or any vibrating environment which will probably cause unexpected short current or damage rotor devices, lamp. Using electrical power • • • • • This product should be operated from the type of power indicated on the marking label. If you are not sure of the type of power available, consult your dealer or local power company. Do not allow anything to rest on the power cord. Do not locate this product where people will walk on the cord. If an extension cord is used with this product, make sure that the total ampere rating of the equipment plugged into the extension cord does not exceed the extension cord ampere rating. Also, make sure that the total rating of all products plugged into the wall outlet does not exceed the fuse rating. Do not overload a power outlet, strip or receptacle by plugging in too many devices. The overall system load must not exceed 80% of the branch circuit rating. If power strips are used, the load should not exceed 80% of the power strip's input rating. This product's AC adapter is equipped with a three-wire grounded plug. The plug only fits in a grounded power outlet. Make sure the power outlet is properly grounded before inserting the AC adapter plug. Do not insert the plug into a non-grounded power outlet. Contact your electrician for details. Warning! The grounding pin is a safety feature. Using a power outlet that is not properly grounded may result in electric shock and/or injury. Note: The grounding pin also provides good protection from unexpected noise produced by other nearby electrical devices that may interfere with the performance of this product. • Use the product only with the supplied power supply cord set. If you need to replace the power cord set, make sure that the new power cord meets the following requirements: detachable type, UL listed/CSA certified, type SPT-2, rated 7A 125V minimum, VDE approved or its equivalent, 4.6 meters (15 feet) maximum length. v Product servicing Do not attempt to service this product yourself, as opening or removing covers may expose you to dangerous voltage points or other risks. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Unplug this product from the wall outlet and refer servicing to qualified service personnel when: • • • • • • the power cord or plug is damaged, cut or frayed liquid was spilled into the product the product was exposed to rain or water the product has been dropped or the case has been damaged the product exhibits a distinct change in performance, indicating a need for service the product does not operate normally after following the operating instructions Note: Adjust only those controls that are covered by the operating instructions, since improper adjustment of other controls may result in damage and will often require extensive work by a qualified technician to restore the product to normal condition. Warning! For safety reasons, do not use non-compliant parts when adding or changing components. Consult your reseller for purchase options. Your device and its enhancements may contain small parts. Keep them out of the reach of small children. Additional safety information • • • Do not look into the projector's lens when the lamp is on. The bright may hurt your eyes. Turn on the projector first and then signal sources Do not place the product in following environments: • • • • Space that is poorly ventilated or confined. At least 50cm clearance from walls and free flow of air around the projector is necessary. Locations where temperatures may become excessively high, such as inside of a car with all windows rolled up. Locations where excessive humidity, dust, or cigarette smoke may contaminate optical components, shortening the life span and darkening the image. • Locations near fire alarms. • • Locations with an ambient temperature above 40 ºC/104 ºF. Locations where the altitudes are higher than 10000 feet. Unplug immediately if there is something wrong with your projector. Do not operate if smoke, strange noise or odor comes out of your projector. It vi • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • might cause fire or electric shock. In this case, unplug immediately and contact your dealer. Do not keep using this product to break or drop it. In this case contact your dealer for inspection. Do not face the projector lens to the sun. It can lead to fire. When switching the projector off, sugges to ensure the projector completes its cooling cycle before disconnecting power. Do not turn off the main power abruptly or unplug the projector during operation. It can lead to lamp breakage, fire, electric shock or other trouble. The best way is to wait for the fan to turn off before turning main power off. Do not touch air outlet grille and bottom plate which becomes hot. Clean the air filter frequently if have. The temperature inside may rise and cause damage when the filter/ventilation slots clogged with dirt or dust. Do not look into the air outlet grille when projector is operating. It may hurt your eyes. Always open the lens shutter or remove the lens cap when the projector is on. Do not block the projector lens with any object when the projector is under operation as this could cause the object to become heated and deformed or even cause a fire. To temporarily turn off the lamp, press HIDE on the projector or remote controller. The lamp becomes extremely hot during operation. Allow the projector to cool for approximately 45 minutes prior to removing the lamp assembly for replacement. Do not operate lamps beyond the rated lamp life. It could cause it to break on rare occasions. Never replace the lamp assembly or any electronic components unless the projector is unplugged. The product will detect the life of the lamp itself. Please be sure to change the lamp when is showing warning message. When changing the lamp, please allow unit to cool down, and follow all changing instructions. Reset the "Lamp Hour Reset" function from the Onscreen display "Management" menu after replacing the lamp module. Do not attempt to disassemble this projector. There are dangerous high voltages inside which may hurt you. The only user serviceable part is the lamp which has its own removable cover. Refer servicing only to suitable qualified professional service personnel. Do not stand the projector on end vertically. It may cause the projector to fall over, causing injury or damage. This product is capable of displaying inverted images for ceiling mount installation. Only use acer ceiling mount kit for mounting the projector and ensure it is securely installed. vii Operating environment for using wireless function (Optional) Warning! For safety reasons, turn off all wireless or radio transmitting devices when using your machine under the following conditions. These devices may include, but are not limited to: wireless LAN (WLAN), Bluetooth and/or 3G. Remember to follow any special regulations in force in any area, and always switch off your device when its use is prohibited or when it may cause interference or danger. Use the device only in its normal operating positions. This device meets RF exposure guidelines when used normally, and it and its antenna are positioned at least 1.5 centimeters (5/8 inches) away from your body. It should not contain metal and you should position the device the abovestated distance from your body. To successfully transmit data files or messages, this device requires a good quality connection to the network. In some cases, transmission of data files or messages may be delayed until such a connection is available. Ensure that the above separation distance instructions are followed until the transmission is completed. Parts of the device are magnetic. Metallic materials may be attracted to the device, and persons with hearing aids should not hold the device to the ear with the hearing aid. Do not place credit cards or other magnetic storage media near the device, because information stored on them may be erased. Medical devices Operation of any radio transmitting equipment, including wireless phones, may interfere with the functionality of inadequately protected medical devices. Consult a physician or the manufacturer of the medical device to determine if they are adequately shielded from external RF energy or if you have any questions. Switch off your device in health care facilities when any regulations posted in these areas instruct you to do so. Hospitals or health care facilities may be using equipment that could be sensitive to external RF transmissions. Pacemakers. Pacemaker manufacturers recommend that a minimum separation of 15.3 centimeters (6 inches) be maintained between wireless devices and a pacemaker to avoid potential interference with the pacemaker. These recommendations are consistent with the independent research by and recommendations of Wireless Technology Research. Persons with pacemakers should do the following: • • Always keep the device more than 15.3 centimeters (6 inches) from the pacemaker. Not carry the device near your pacemaker when the device is switched on. If you suspect interference, switch off your device, and move it. viii Hearing aids. Some digital wireless devices may interfere with some hearing aids. If interference occurs, consult your service provider. Vehicles RF signals may affect improperly installed or inadequately shielded electronic systems in motor vehicles such as electronic fuel injection systems, electronic antiskid (antilock) braking systems, electronic speed control systems, and air bag systems. For more information, check with the manufacturer, or its representative, of your vehicle or any equipment that has been added. Only qualified personnel should service the device, or install the device in a vehicle. Faulty installation or service may be dangerous and may invalidate any warranty that may apply to the device. Check regularly that all wireless equipment in your vehicle is mounted and operating properly. Do not store or carry flammable liquids, gases, or explosive materials in the same compartment as the device, its parts, or enhancements. For vehicles equipped with an air bag, remember that air bags inflate with great force. Do not place objects, including installed or portable wireless equipment in the area over the air bag or in the air bag deployment area. If in-vehicle wireless equipment is improperly installed, and the air bag inflates, serious injury could result. Using your device while flying in aircraft is prohibited. Switch off your device before boarding an aircraft. The use of wireless teledevices in an aircraft may be dangerous to the operation of the aircraft, disrupt the wireless telephone network, and may be illegal. Potentially explosive environments Switch off your device when in any area with a potentially explosive atmosphere and obey all signs and instructions. Potentially explosive atmospheres include areas where you would normally be advised to turn off your vehicle engine. Sparks in such areas could cause an explosion or fire resulting in bodily injury or even death. Switch off the device at refueling points such as near gas pumps at service stations. Observe restrictions on the use of radio equipment in fuel depots, storage, and distribution areas; chemical plants; or where blasting operations are in progress. Areas with a potentially explosive atmosphere are often, but not always, clearly marked. They include below deck on boats, chemical transfer or storage facilities, vehicles using liquefied petroleum gas (such as propane or butane), and areas where the air contains chemicals or particles such as grain, dust or metal powders. Caution for Listening To protect your hearing, follow these instructions. • • • • • Increase the volume gradually until you can hear clearly and comfortably. Do not increase the volume level after your ears have adjusted. Do not listen to music at high volumes for extended periods. Do not increase the volume to block out noisy surroundings. Decrease the volume if you can't hear people speaking near you. ix Disposal instructions Do not throw this electronic device into the trash when discarding. To minimize pollution and ensure utmost protection of the global environment, please recycle. For more information on the Waste from Electrical and Electronics Equipment (WEEE) regulations, visit http://global.acer.com/about/ sustainability.htm Mercury advisory For projectors or electronic products containing an LCD/CRT monitor or display: “Lamp(s) contain Mercury, Dispose Properly.” Lamp(s) inside this product contain mercury and must be recycled or disposed of according to local, state or federal laws. For more information, contact the Electronic Industries Alliance at www.eiae.org. For lamp-specific disposal information, check www.lamprecycle.org x First things first Usage Notes Do: • Turn off the product before cleaning. • Use a soft cloth moistened with mild detergent to clean the display housing. • Disconnect the power plug from AC outlet if the product is not being used for a long period of time. Don't: • Block the slots and openings on the unit provided for ventilation. • Use abrasive cleaners, waxes or solvents to clean the unit. • Use under the following conditions: • • • • In extremely hot, cold or humid environments. In areas susceptible to excessive dust and dirt. Near any appliance that generates a strong magnetic field. Place In direct sunlight. Precautions Follow all warnings, precautions and maintenance as recommended in this user's guide to maximize the life of your unit. Warning: • • Do not look into the projector's lens when the lamp is on. The bright light may hurt your eyes. To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this product to rain or moisture. • • Please do not open or disassemble the product as this may cause electric shock. • This product will detect the life of the lamp itself. Please be sure to change the lamp when it shows warning messages. • Reset the "Lamp Hour Reset" function from the Onscreen display "Management" menu after replacing the lamp module. • When switching the projector off, please ensure the projector completes its cooling cycle before disconnecting power. • • • Turn on the projector first and then the signal sources. When changing the lamp, please allow unit to cool down, and follow all changing instructions. Do not use lens cap when projector is in operation. When the lamp reaches the end of its life, it will burn out and may make a loud popping sound. If this happens, the projector will not turn back on until the lamp module has been replaced. To replace the lamp, follow the procedures listed under "Replacing the Lamp". First things first iii x Usage Notes x Precautions x Introduction 1 Product Features 1 Package Overview 2 Projector Overview 3 Projector Outlook 3 Control Panel 4 Remote Control Layout 5 Getting Started 7 Connecting the Projector 7 Turning the Projector On/Off 8 Turning on the Projector 8 Turning off the Projector 9 Adjusting the Projected Image Contents Information for your safety and comfort 10 Adjusting the Height of Projected Image 10 How to optimize image size and distance 11 How to get a preferred image size by adjusting distance and zoom 13 User Controls 15 Installation menu 15 Acer Empowering Technology 16 Onscreen Display (OSD) Menus 17 Color 18 Image 19 Management 21 Setting 21 Audio 24 Timer 24 Language 25 Appendices 26 Troubleshooting 26 LED & Alarm Definition Listing 30 Replacing the Lamp 31 Ceiling Mount Installation 32 Specifications 35 Compatibility modes 37 Regulations and safety notices 41 1 Product Features This product is a single-chip DLP® projector. Outstanding features include: • DLP® technology • S1200: Native 1024 x 768 XGA resolution 4:3 / 16:9 aspect ratio supported • Acer ColorBoost technology delivers nature’s true colors for vivid, life-like images • High brightness and contrast ratio • Versatile display modes (Bright, Standard, Video, Blackboard, User 1, User 2) enable optimum performance in any situation • NTSC / PAL / SECAM compatible and HDTV (720p, 1080i, 1080p) supported • Lower power consumption and economy (ECO) mode extends lamp life • Acer EcoProjeciton Technology delivers Intelligent power management approach and physical efficiency improvement • Empowering Key reveals Acer Empowering Technology utilities (Acer eView, eTimer, eOpening, ePower Management) for easy adjustment of settings • Equipped with HDMITM connection supporting HDCP • Advanced digital keystone correction optimizes presentations • Multi-language onscreen display (OSD) menus • Full-function remote control • 2x digital zoom and pan move function • Microsoft® Windows® 2000, XP, Vista® OS compliant English Introduction English 2 Package Overview This projector comes with all the items shown below. Check to make sure your unit is complete. Contact your dealer immediately if any thing is missing. Projector with lens cap Power cord VGA cable Compostive video cable Security card User's Guide POWER ASPECT RATIO FREEZE HIDE RESYNC SOURCE Acer Projector ZOOM RGB BRIGHTNESS COLOR CONTRAST VGA COMPONENT VIDEO S-VIDEO DVI HDMI WIRELESS MUTE PgUp PgDn Quick Start Guide Remote control Carrying case Quick start guide 2 x Batteries 3 English Projector Overview Projector Outlook Front / upper side 6 7 1 2 7 3 4 5 # 1 2 Description # Description Power button 5 Lens cap Focus ring 6 Control panel 3 Zoom Lens 7 Remote control receivers 4 Elevator button Rear side 1 2 USB HDMI 3 VGA IN 5 4 VGA OUT VIDEO 9 # 6 S-VIDEO 7 8 AUDIO IN RS232 10 Description # Description 1 USB connector 6 S-Video input connector 2 HDMI connector 7 Audio input connector 3 PC analog signal/HDTV/SCART/ component video input connector (VGA IN ) 8 RS232 connector 4 Monitor loop-through output connector (VGA-Out) 9 Power socket 5 Composite video input connector 10 KensingtonTM lock port English 4 Control Panel 1 6 2 7 3 8 4 9 5 2 # Function Description 1 LAMP Lamp Indicator LED. 2 KEYSTONE Adjusts the image to compensate for distortion caused by tilting the projector. 3 RESYNC Automatically synchronizes the projector to the input source. 4 MENU • • Press "MENU" to launch the Onscreen display (OSD) menu, back to the previous step for the OSD menu operation or exit the OSD menu. Confirm your selection of items. 5 POWER Power button and Power Indicator LED. Refer to the "Turning the Projector On/Off" section. 6 TEMP Temp Indicator LED. 7 Four directional select keys Use to select items or make adjustments to your selection. 8 SOURCE Press "SOURCE" to choose RGB, Component, SVideo, Composite, SCART and HDMI™ sources. 9 Empowering key Unique Acer functions: eOpening, eView, eTimer, ePower Management. 5 1 2 POWER 3 4 5 6 7 FREEZE HIDE RESYNC SOURCE 8 ASPECT RATIO 9 11 ZOOM 10 28 12 13 RGB 15 16 19 20 23 24 BRIGHTNESS COLOR CONTRAST PgUp PgDn VGA COMPONENT VIDEO S-VIDEO DVI HDMI WIRELESS MUTE 14 17 18 21 22 25 26 27 # Icon Function Description 1 Infrared transmitter 2(#) 3 Laser pointer Aim the remote at the viewing screen. 4 FREEZE HIDE 5 6 RESYNC SOURCE 7 POWER To pause the screen image. Momentarily turns off the video. Press "HIDE" to hide the image, press again to display the image. Automatically synchronizes the projector to the input source. Press "SOURCE" to choose from RGB, Component, S-Video, Composite, SCART and HDMI™ sources. Refer to the "Turning the Projector On/Off" section. 8 9 ASPECT RATIO ZOOM Laser button 10(#) 11 12 13 Sends signals to the projector. To choose the desired aspect ratio (Auto/4:3/16:9) Zooms the projector display in or out. Aim the remote at the viewing screen, press and hold this button to activate the laser pointer. This function is not supported in Japanese market. Empowering key Unique Acer functions: eOpening, eView, eTimer, ePower Management. KEYSTONE Adjusts the image to compensate for distortion caused by tilting the projector (± 40 degrees). MENU • Press "MENU" to launch the Onscreen display (OSD) menu, back to the previous step for the OSD menu operation or exit the OSD menu. • Confirm your selection of items. English Remote Control Layout English 6 # Icon Function 14 PAGE 15 16 17 RGB BRIGHTNESS CONTRAST 18 19 COLOR VGA 20 COMPONENT 21 22 23 24 S-VIDEO VIDEO DVI HDMI™ 25 MUTE WIRELESS KeyPad 0~9 Four directional select keys 26 27 28 Description For computer mode only. Use this button to select the next or previous page. This function is only available when connected to a computer via a USB cable. Press "RGB" for true-color optimization. Press "BRIGHTNESS" to adjust the brightness of the image. Use the "CONTRAST" option to control the difference between the lightest and darkest parts of the picture. Press "COLOR" to adjust the color temperature of image. Press "VGA" to change source to the VGA connector. This connector supports analog RGB, YPbPr (480p/576p/720p/ 1080i), YCbCr (480i/576i) and RGBsync. Press "COMPONENT" to change source to Component video. This connection supports YPbPr (480p/576p/720p/1080i) and YCbCr (480i/576i). To change source to S-Video. To change source to COMPOSITE VIDEO. No function. To change source to HDMI™. (for the model if with HDMI™ connector) To turn on/off the volume. No function. Press "0~9" to input a password in the "Security". Use up, down, left, right buttons to select items or make adjustments to your selection. Note: "#" Japan area is not supported. 7 English Getting Started Connecting the Projector DVD player, Set-top Box, HDTV receiver Video Output S-Video Output Y VGA R B G USB DVD player 3 10 D-Sub VGA D-Sub HDMI 6 R B G 2 4 5 9 8 D-Sub RS232 HDTV adapter HDMI D-Sub Y RS232 USB USB HDMI VGA IN VGA OUT VIDEO S-VIDEO AUDIO IN RS232 1 7 # Description # Description 1 Power cord 6 S-Video cable 2 VGA cable 7 Audio cable jack/jack 3 Composite video cable 8 RS232 cable 4 USB cable 9 HDMI cable 5 VGA to component/HDTV adapter 10 3 RCA component cable Note: To ensure the projector works well with your computer, please make sure the timing of the display mode is compatible with the projector. English 8 Turning the Projector On/Off Turning on the Projector 1 Remove the lens cap.(Illustration #1) 2 Ensure that the power cord and signal cable are securely connected. The Power indicator LED will flash red. 3 Turn on the projector by pressing "Power" button on the control panel, and the Power indicator LED will turn blue.(Illustration #2) 4 Turn on your source (computer, notebook, video player ,etc.). The projector will detect your source automatically. • If the screen displays "Lock" and "Source" icons, it means the projector is locked onto a specific source type and there is no such type of input signal detected. • If the screen displays "No Signal", please make sure the signal cables are securely connected. • If you connect to multiple sources at the same time, use the "Source" button on either control panel or the remote control or direct source key on the remote control to switch between inputs. 2 Power button 1 Lens cap 9 1 To turn off the projector, press the "Power" button twice. The message below will display onscreen for 10 seconds. "Please press power button again to complete the shutdown process." 2 Immediately after powering off, the Power indicator LED will flash RED rapidly and the fan(s) will continue to operate for about 120 seconds. This is to ensure that the system cools correctly. 3 Once the system has finished cooling, the "Power" indicator LED will turn solid RED which means projector enter standby mode. 4 It is now safe to unplug the power cord. Warning: Do not turn on the projector immediately after powering off. Note: If you wish to turn the projector back on, you must wait for 60 seconds at least to press the "Power" button to restart the projector. Warning indicators: • If the projector automatically shuts down and the LAMP indicator turns solid RED, please contact your local reseller or service center. • If the projector automatically shuts down and the TEMP indicator turns solid RED, this indicates that the projector has overheated. The message below will display onscreen if this is about to happen: "Projector Overheated. Lamp will automatically turn off soon." • If the TEMP indicator flashes RED and the message below is displayed onscreen, please contact your local dealer or service center: "Fan fail. Lamp will automatically turn off soon." English Turning off the Projector English 10 Adjusting the Projected Image Adjusting the Height of Projected Image The projector is equipped with elevator feet for adjusting the height of image. To raise the image: 1 Press the elevator foot release. (Illustration #1) 2 Raise the image to the desired height angle (Illustration #2), then release the button to lock the elevator foot into position. 3 Use Tilt adjusting wheel (Illustration #3) to fine-tune the display angle. To lower the image: 1 Press the elevator foot release. (Illustration #1) 2 Lower the image to the desired height angle (Illustration #2) , then release the button to lock the elevator foot into position. 3 Use Tilt adjusting wheel (Illustration #3) to fine-tune the display angle. PUSH 1 3 2 Tilt adjusting wheel Elevator foot Elevator foot release button 11 Consult the table below to find the optimal image sizes achievable when the projector is positioned at a desired distance from the screen. Example: If the projector is 1 m from the screen, good image quality is possible for 82" image size. Note: Remind as below figure, the space of 144 cm height is required when located at 1m distance. Scree n size B 82" Height: 144cm C A 1m Desired Distance Figure: S1200 series is Fixed zoom lens English How to optimize image size and distance English 12 Screen size Desired Distance (m) <A> Diagonal (Inch) <B> Top W (cm) x H (cm) From base to top of image (cm) <C> 0.5 41 83 x 63 72 1 82 167 x 125 144 1.5 123 333 x 250 216 2 164 333 x 250 288 2.5 205 417 x 313 359 3 246 500 x 375 431 3.5 287 583 x 438 503 4 328 667 x 500 575 13 A 50” C Desir ed imag es ize Height: 88cm From base to top of image B 0.6m Desired Distance The table below shows how to achieve a desired image size by adjusting either the position or the zoom ring. For example: to obtain an image size of 50" set the projector at 0.6m distance from the screen. English How to get a preferred image size by adjusting distance and zoom English 14 Desired Image Size Distance Top Diagonal (inch) <A> W (cm) x H (cm) Zoom (m) <B> From base to top of image (cm) <C> 30 61 X 46 0.4 53 40 81 x 61 0.5 70 50 102 x 76 0.6 88 60 122 x 91 0.7 105 70 142 x 107 0.9 123 80 163 x 122 1.0 140 90 183 x 137 1.1 158 100 203 x 152 1.2 175 120 244 x 183 1.5 210 150 305 x 229 1.8 263 180 366 x 274 2.2 315 200 406 x 305 2.4 351 250 508 x 381 3.0 438 300 610 x 457 3.7 526 15 Installation menu The installation menu provides an onscreen display (OSD) for projector installation and maintenance. Use the OSD only when the message "No signal input" is displayed on the screen. The menu options include settings and adjustments for screen size and distance, focus, keystone correction and more . 1 Turn on the projector by pressing "Power" button on the control pad. 2 Press the menu button on the control pad to launch the OSD for projector installation and maintenance. 3 The background pattern acts as a guide to adjusting the calibration and alignment settings, such as screen size and distance, focus and more . 4 The Installation menu includes the following options: •Projection method •Menu location •Keystone settings •Language settings •Reset to factory default function Use the up and down arrow keys to select an option, the left and right arrow keys to adjust selected option settings, and the right arrow key to enter a submenu for feature setting. The new settings will be saved automatically upon exiting the menu. 5 Push the menu button anytime to exit the menu and return to the Acer welcome screen. English User Controls English 16 Acer Empowering Technology Empowering Key Acer eView Management Acer Empowering Key provides four Acer unique functions, they are "Acer eView Management", "Acer eTimer Management", "Acer eOpening Management" and "Acer ePower Management" respectively. Press " " key for more than one second to launch the Onscreen display main menu to modify its function. Press " " to launch "Acer eView Management" submenu. "Acer eView Management" is for display mode selection. Please refer to Onscreen Display Menus section for more detail. Acer eTimer Management Press " " to launch "Acer eTimer Management" submenu. "Acer eTimer Management" provides the reminding function for presentation time control. Please refer to Onscreen Display Menus section for more detail. Acer eOpening Management Press " " to launch "Acer eOpening Management". "Acer eOpening Management" allows user to change the Startup screen to their personalized image. Please refer to Onscreen Display section for more detail. Acer ePower Management Press " " to launch "Acer ePower Management". "Acer ePower Management" provides user one shortcut to save lamp and projector life. Please refer to Onscreen Display section for more detail. 17 The projector has multilingual OSD that allow you to make image adjustments and change a variety of settings. Using the OSD menus • To open the OSD menu, press "MENU" on the remote control or control panel. • When the OSD is displayed, use the keys to select any item in the main menu. After selecting the desired main menu item, press submenu for feature setting. • Use the using the to enter keys to select the desired item and adjust the settings by keys. • Select the next item to be adjusted in the submenu and adjust as described above. • Press "MENU" on the remote control or control panel, the screen will return to the main menu. • To exit OSD, press "MENU" on the remote control or control panel again. The OSD menu will close and the projector will automatically save the new settings. Main menu Setting Sub menu English Onscreen Display (OSD) Menus English 18 Color Display Mode Brightness Contrast There are many factory presets optimized for various types of images. • • • • Bright: For brightness optimization. • • User 1: Memorize user’s settings. Standard: For common environment. Video: For playing video in a bright environment. Blackboard: Blackboard mode can improve displayed color when you project onto darker surfaces. User 2: Memorize user’s settings. Adjust the brightness of the image. • Press to darken image. • Press to lighten the image. "Contrast" controls the difference between the lightest and darkest parts of the picture. Adjusting the contrast changes the amount of black and white in the image. • Press to decrease the contrast. • Press to increase the contrast. Color Temperature Adjust the color temperature. At higher color temperatures, the screen looks colder; at lower color temperatures, the screen looks warmer. Degamma Effects the representation of dark scenery. With greater gamma value, dark scenery will look brighter. Color R Adjusts the red color. Color G Adjusts the green color. Color B Adjusts the blue color. Saturation Adjusts a video image from black and white to fully saturated color. • Press to decrease the amount of color in the image. • Press to increase the amount of color in the image. 19 Adjusts the color balance of red and green. • Press to increase the amount of green in the image. • Press to increase the amount of red in the image. Note: "Saturation" and "Tint" functions are not supported under computer mode or HDMI mode. Image Projection Front-Desktop • The factory default setting. Front-Ceiling • When you select this function, the projector inverts the image for ceiling-mounted projection. Rear-Desktop • When you select this function, the projector reverses the image so you can project from behind a translucent screen. Rear-Ceiling • When you select this function, the projector reverses and inverts the image at same time. You can project from behind a translucent screen with ceiling mounted projection. Keystone Adjust image distortion caused by tilting projection. (±40 degrees) Aspect Ratio Use this function to choose your desired aspect ratio. • Auto: Keep the image with original width-higth ratio and maxi mize the image to fit native horizontal or vertical pixels. • 4:3: The image will be scaled to fit the screen and displayed using a 4:3 ratio. • 16:9: The image will be scaled to fit the width of the screen and the height adjusted to display the image using a 16:9 ratio. English Tint English 20 H. Position (Horizontal position) • Press to move the image left. • Press to to move the image right. V. Position (Vertical position) • Press to move the image down. • Press to move the image up. Frequency "Frequency" changes the projector's refresh rate to match the frequency of your computer’s graphics card. If you can see a vertical flickering bar in the projected image, use this function to make the necessary adjustments. Tracking Synchronizes the signal timing of the projector with the graphics card. If you experience an unstable or flickering image, use this function to correct it. Sharpeness Adjusts the sharpness of the image. • Press to decrease the sharpness. • Press to increase the sharpness. Note: "H. Position", "V. Position", "Frequency" and "Tracking" functions are not supported under HDMI or Video mode. Note: "Sharpness" functions is not supported under HDMI and Computer mode. 21 ECO Mode Choose "On" to dim the projector lamp which will lower power consumption, extend the lamp life and reduce noise. Choose "Off" to return normal mode. High Altitude Choose "On" to turn on High Altitude mode. Operate the fans at full speed continuously to allow for proper high altitude cooling of the projector. Auto Shutdown The projector will automatically shutdown when there is no signal input after the allocated time. (in minutes) Lamp Hour Elapse Displays the lamp’s elapsed operating time (in hours). Lamp Reminding Activate this function to display a reminder to change the lamp 30 hours before its expected end-of-life. Lamp Hour Reset Press the button after choosing "Yes" to turn the lamp hour counter to 0 hours. Setting Menu Location Choose the menu location on the display screen. Source Lock When source lock is turned "off", the projector will search for other signals if the current input signal is lost. When source lock is turned "on", it will "lock" the current source channel unless you press "Source" button on the remote control for the next channel. Startup Screen Use this function to select your desired startup screen. If you change the setting, the changes will take effect when you exit the OSD menu. • Acer: The default startup screen of your Acer projector. • User: Use memorize picture from "Screen Capture" function. English Management English 22 Screen Capture Use this function to customize the startup screen. To capture the image that you want to use as the startup screen, follow the instructions below. Notice: Before proceeding with the following steps, make sure that the "Keystone" is set to the default value 0 and the aspect ratio is set to 4:3. For details, refer to the "Image" section. • Change the "Startup Screen" from the default setting "Acer" to "User". • Press "Screen Capture" to customize the startup screen. • A dialog box appears to confirm the action. Choose "Yes" to use the current image as your customized startup screen. The capture range is the red rectangular area. Choose "No" to cancel the screen capture and exit the onscreen display (OSD). • A message appears, stating that the screen capture is in progress. • When the screen capture is finished, the message disappears and the original display is shown. • The customized startup screen, as shown below, takes effect when there is a new input signal or when you restart the projector. Security Security This projector provides a useful security function for the administrator to manage usage of the projector . Press to change the "Security" setting. If the security function is enabled, your must enter the "Administrator Password" first before changing the security settings. • Select "On" to enable the security function. The user has to enter a password to operate the projector. Please refer to the "User Password" section for details. • If "Off" is selected, then the user can turn on the projector without password. Timeout(Min.) Once "Security" is activated to "On", the administrator can set timeout function. • Press • • The range is from 10 minute to 990 minutes. • • The factory default setting of "Timeout(Min.)" is "Off". or to select the timeout interval. When the time is up, the projector will prompt the user to enter the password again. Once the security function is enabled, the projector will request user to enter password when switch on the projector . Both "User Password" and "Administrator Password" can be accepted for this dialogue. Note: This screen capture function is limited by 4:3 aspect ratio only. Note: For XGA models, to get best quality for you desired image, suggest end-user set PC resolution to 1024 x 768 before you use this function. 23 • • Press • Press • Enter the password when you see "Confirm Password" displayed. • • The password should be between 4 and 8 characters long. • If you select "Always request password while projector turns on", the user has to enter the password every time when the projector is turned on. to setup or change the "User Password". Press number keys to set your password on the remote control and press "MENU" to confirm. to delete character. If you select "Request password only after plugging power cord", the projector will prompt the user to enter the password every time the power cord is plugged. Administrator Password The "Administrator Password" can be used in both the "Enter Administrator Password" and "Enter Password" dialog boxes. • • Press to change the "Administrator Password". The factory default of "Administrator Password" is "1234". If you forgot your administrator password, do the following to retrieve the administrator password: • An unique 6-digit "Universal Password" which is printed on the Security Card (please check accessory in the box). This unique password is the number which will be accepted by projector anytime no matter what the Administrator Password is. • If losing this security card and number, please contact with an Acer service center. Lock User Startup Screen Reset • Default Lock User Startup Screen is "OFF". If lock user startup screen is "ON", users cannot change startup screen anymore and avoid other users change that arbitrarily. Choose "OFF" to unlock startup screen. • Press the button after choosing "Yes" to return the parameters on all menus to the factory default settings. English User password English 24 Audio Volume • Press to decrease the volume. • Press to increase the volume. Choose "On" to mute the volume. Choose "Off" to restore the volume. Power On/Off Volume • • • Alarm Volume • Select this function to adjust the volume of any warning notifications. Timer Location • Choose the location of the timer on the screen. Timer Start • Press to start or stop the timer. Timer Period • Press or Timer Volume • Select this function to adjust the notification volume when the timer function is enabled and time is up. Timer Display • Press Mute Select this function to adjust the notification volume when turning the projector on/off. Timer screen. or to adjust the timer period. to which timer mode to display on the 25 Language English Language Choose the multilingual OSD menu. Use the to select your preferred menu language. • Press to confirm the selection. or key English 26 Appendices Troubleshooting If you experience a problem with your Acer projector, refer to the following troubleshooting guide. If the problem persists, please contact your local reseller or service center. Image Problems and Solutions # 1 2 Problem No image appears onscreen Partial, scrolling or incorrectly displayed image(For PC (Windows 95/98/ 2000/XP)) Solution • Connected as described in the "Getting Started" section. • Ensure none of the connector pins are bent or broken. • Check if the projector lamp has been securely installed. Please refer to the "Replacing the Lamp" section. • Make sure you have removed the lens cap and the projector is switched on. • • Press "RESYNC" on the remote control or control panel. For an incorrectly displayed image: • Open "My Computer," open the "Control Panel," and then double-click the "Display" icon. • Select the "Settings" tab. • Verify that your display resolution setting is lower than or equal to UXGA (1600 x 1200). • Click the "Advanced Properties" button. If the problem still appears, change the monitor display you are using and follow the steps below: • Verify that the resolution setting is lower than or equal to UXGA (1600 x 1200). • Click the "Change" button under the "Monitor" tab. • Click "Show all devices". Next, select "Standard monitor types" under the SP box, and choose the resolution mode you need under the "Models" box. • Verify that the resolution setting of the monitor display is lower than or equal to UXGA (1600 x 1200). 27 4 5 6 7 8 Partial, scrolling or incorrectly displayed image (For notebooks) The screen of the notebook computer is not displaying your presentation Image is unstable or flickering Image has vertical flickering bar Image is out of focus Image is stretched when displaying a "widescreen" DVD title • Press "RESYNC" on the remote control or control panel. • For an incorrectly displayed image: • Follow the steps for item 2 (above) to adjust the resolution of your computer. • Press the toggle output settings. Example: [Fn]+[F4], Compaq [Fn]+[F4], Dell [Fn]+[F8], Gateway [Fn]+[F4], IBM [Fn]+[F7], HP [Fn]+[F4], NEC [Fn]+[F3], Toshiba [Fn]+[F5 ] • If you experience difficulty changing resolutions or your monitor freezes, restart all equipment including the projector. • If you are using a Microsoft® Windows® based notebook: Some notebook PCs may deactivate their own screens when a second display device is in use. Each has a different way to be reactivated. Refer to your computer's manual for detailed information. • If you are using an Apple® Mac® OS based notebook: In System Preferences, open Display and select Video Mirroring "On". • Adjust the "Tracking" to correct it. Refer to the "Image" section for more information. • Change the display color depth settings on your computer. • Use "Frequency" to make an adjustment. Refer to the "Image" section for more information. • Check and reconfigure the display mode of your graphics card to make it compatible with the projector. • • • Make sure the lens cap is removed. Adjusts the focus ring on the projector lens. Make sure the projection screen is within the required distance of 1.6 to 12.0 feet (0.5 to 3.7 meters) from the projector. Refer to the "How to Get a Preferred Image Size by Adjusting Distance and Zoom" section for more information. When you play a DVD encoded in anamorphic or 16:9 aspect ratio you may need to adjust the following settings: • If you play a 4:3 format DVD title, please change the format to 4:3 in the projector OSD. • If the image is still stretched, you will also need to adjust the aspect ratio. Set up the display format to 16:9 (wide) aspect ratio on your DVD player. English 3 English 28 9 10 11 Image is too small or too large Image has slanted sides Image is reversed • • Adjust the zoom lever on the top of the projector. • Press "MENU" on the remote control or on the control panel. Go to "Image --> Aspect Ratio" and try different settings. • If possible, reposition the projector so that it is centered on the screen. • Press the "Keystone / " button on the control panel or on the remote control until the sides are vertical. • Select "Image --> Projection" on the OSD and adjust the projection direction. Move the projector closer to or further from the screen. Problems with the Projector # Condition Solution 1 The projector stops responding to all controls If possible, turn off the projector, then unplug the power cord and wait at least 30 seconds before reconnecting power. 2 Lamp burns out or makes a popping sound When the lamp reaches the end of its useful life, it will burn out and may make a loud popping sound. If this happens, the projector will not turn on until the lamp module has been replaced. To replace the lamp, follow the procedures in the "Replacing the Lamp" section. 29 # 1 Condition Message Message Reminder Fan Fail - the system fan is not working. Projector Overheated - the projector has exceeded its recommended operating temperature and must be allowed to cool down before it may be used. Please also check the dust filters if they are installed. If the dust filter is clogged with dust, please clean it. Please refer to "Cleaning and replacing the dust filter" for details. Replace the lamp - the lamp is about to reach its maximum lifetime. Prepare to replace it soon. English OSD Messages English 30 LED & Alarm Definition Listing LED Messages Lamp LED Temp LED Power LED Red Red Red Blue Standby (power cord plugged in) -- -- V -- Power button ON -- -- -- V Lamp retry -- -- -- Quick flashing Turning off (cooling state) -- -- Quick flashing -- Turning off (cooling completed) -- -- V -- Error (thermal failure) -- V -- V Error (fan lock failure) -- Quick flashing -- V Error (lamp breakdown) V -- -- V Error (color Wheel fail) Quick flashing -- -- V Message 31 Use a screwdriver to remove the screw(s) from the cover, and then pull out the lamp. The projector will detect the lamp life. You will be shown a warning message "Lamp is approaching the end of its useful life in full power operation. Replacement Suggested!" When you see this message, change the lamp as soon as possible. Make sure the projector has been cooling down for at least 30 minutes before changing the lamp. Warning: The lamp compartment is hot! Allow it to cool down before changing the lamp. 1 3 2 4 To Change the Lamp 1 Turn off the projector by pressing the power button. 2 Allow the projector at least 30 mins to cool down. 3 Disconnect the power cord. 4 Use a screwdriver to remove the screw from the cover. (Illustration #1) 5 Push up and remove the cover. 6 Remove the two screws that secure the lamp module (Illustration #2) and pull up the lamp bar.(Illustration #3) 7 Pull out the lamp module by force. (Illustration #4) To replace the lamp module, reverse the previous step. Warning: To reduce the risk of personal injury, do not drop the lamp module or touch the lamp bulb. The bulb may shatter and cause injury if it is dropped. English Replacing the Lamp English 32 Ceiling Mount Installation If you wish to install the projector using a ceiling mount, please refer to the steps below: 1 Drill four holes into a solid, structurally sound part of the ceiling, and secure the mount base. Note: Screws are not included. Please obtain the appropriate screws for your type of ceiling. 2 Secure the ceiling rod using the appropriate type of four-cylinder screws. Ceiling Mount Base - Attach to ceiling Ceiling Mount Base Long Rod Extension Rod Screw Type A 50 mm length / 8 mm diameter - Long Cylinder Cap Allen Key - For tightening/looseni Tightening Screw Medium Rod 33 Use the appropriate number of screws for the projector size to attach the projector to the ceiling mount bracket. Screw Type B Smaller Washer Large Washer Projector Bracket Supports projector and allows for adjustments Spacer - For heat dissipation Note: It is recommended that you keep a reasonable space between the bracket and the projector to allow for proper heat distribution. Use two washers for extra support, if deemed necessary. 4 Attach the ceiling bracket to the ceiling rod. Large cylinder cap Allen Key Screw Type A 50 mm length 08 mm diameter - For tightening/loosening Tightening Screw English 3 5 Adjust the angle and positioning as necessary. Tightening Screw Allen Key Allen Key Tightening Screw Note: The appropriate type of screw and washer for each model is listed in the table below. 3 mm diameter screws are enclosed in the screw pack. Models Screw Type B S1200 Diameter (mm) Length (mm) 3 25 160.00mm SCREW SPEC. M3*25mm 60.00mm English 34 35 The specifications listed below are subject to change without notice. For final specs, please refer to Acer's published marketing specifications. Projection system DLP® Resolution Native: XGA (1024 x768), Maximum: UXGA (1600 x 1200), WSXGA+ (1680x1050) Computer compatibility IBM PC and compatibles, Apple Macintosh, iMac and VESA standards: SXGA, XGA, VGA, SVGA, SXGA+, WXGA, WXGA+, WSXGA+, UXGA Video compatibility NTSC (3.58/4.43), PAL (B/D/G/H/I/M/N), SECAM (B/D/G/ K/K1/L), HDTV (720p, 1080i, 1080p), EDTV (480p, 576p), SDTV (480i, 576i) Aspect ratio 4:3 (native), 16:9 Displayable colors 134 million colors Projection lens F = 2.6, f = 6.97mm, Manual Focus Projection screen size (diagonal) 41" (104cm) ~ 300" (762cm) Projection distance 1.6' (0.5m) ~ 12.0' (3.7m) Throw ratio 164"@2m (0.60:1) Horizontal scan rate 31.5k - 100 kHz Vertical refresh scan rate 50 - 85 Hz Lamp type 200W user replaceable lamp Keystone correction +/- 40 degrees Audio Internal speaker with 8 W x 1 output Weight 3kg ( 6.6 lbs.) Dimensions (W x D x H) 269 mm x 113 mm x 275 mm (10.6" x 4.4" x 10.8") Remote control Laser pointer and wired-IR function Digital Zoom 2X Power supply AC input 100 - 240 V, 50 - 60 Hz Power consumption 275 W Operating temperature 5ºC to 35ºC / 41ºF to 95ºF I/O connectors • • • • • • • • • Power socket x1 VGA input x1 Composite video x1 S-Video x1 VGA output x1 HDMI x1 3.5 mm audio jack input x1 RS232 3-pin min dim jack x1 USB x1: for remote computer control English Specifications English 36 Standard package contents • • • • • • • • • AC power cord x1 VGA cable x1 Composite video cable x1 Remote control x1 Batteries x 2 (for remote control) User's Guide (CD-ROM) x1 Quick start guide x1 Security card x 1 Carrying case x1 * Design and specifications are subject to change without notice. 37 English Compatibility modes A. VGA Analog 1 VGA Analog - PC Signal Modes VGA SVGA XGA SXGA QuadVGA SXGA+ UXGA Power Mac G4 PowerBook G4 Resolution 640x480 640x480 640x480 640x480 720x400 720x400 800x600 800x600 800x600 800x600 800x600 832x624 1024x768 1024x768 1024x768 1024x768 1152x864 1152x864 1152x864 1280X1024 1280X1024 1280X1024 1280X1024 1280x960 1280x960 1400x1050 1600x1200 640x480 800x600 1024x768 1152x870 1280x960 1280x1024 640x480 640x480 800x600 1024x768 V.Frequency [Hz] 60 72 75 85 70 85 56 60 72 75 85 75 60 70 75 85 70 75 85 60 72 75 85 60 75 60 60 66.6(67) 60 60 75 75 60 60 66.6(67) 60 60 H.Frequency [KHz] 31.50 37.90 37.50 43.30 31.50 37.90 35.2 37.90 48.10 46.90 53.70 49.725 48.40 56.50 60.00 68.70 63.80 67.50 77.10 63.98 76.97 79.98 91.10 59.70 75.23 65.32 75.00 34.93 37.90 48.40 68.68 75.00 63.98 31.35 34.93 37.90 48.40 English 38 i Mac DV (G3) 2 1152x870 1280x960 1280x1024 1024x768 75 75 60 75 68.68 75.00 63.98 60.00 Resolution 1280x768 1280x768 1280x768 1280x720 1280x800 1360x768 1440x900 1680x1050 V.Frequency [Hz] 60 75 85 60 60 60 60 60 H.Frequency [KHz] 48.36 57.6 68.63 45.00 49.702 47.72 55.935 65.290 Resolution 640x480 640x480 640x480 640x480 720x400 720x400 800x600 800x600 800x600 800x600 800x600 832x624 1024x768 1024x768 1024x768 1024x768 1152x864 1152x864 1152x864 1280x1024 1280x1024 V.Frequency [Hz] 60 72 75 85 70 85 56 60 72 75 85 75 60 70 75 85 70 75 85 60 72 H.Frequency [KHz] 31.50 37.90 37.50 43.30 31.50 37.90 35.2 37.90 48.10 46.90 53.70 49.725 48.40 56.50 60.00 68.70 63.80 67.50 77.10 63.98 76.97 VGA Analog - Extended Wide timing Modes WXGA B. HDMI Digital 1 HDMI - PC Signal Modes VGA SVGA XGA SXGA 39 SXGA+ UXGA Power Mac G4 PowerBook G4 i Mac DV (G3) 2 79.98 91.10 59.7 75.23 65.32 75.00 34.93 37.90 48.40 68.68 75.00 63.98 31.35 34.93 37.90 48.40 68.68 75.00 63.98 60.00 V.Frequency [Hz] 60 75 85 60 60 60 60 60 H.Frequency [KHz] 48.36 57.60 68.630 45.00 49.702 47.72 55.935 65.290 V.Frequency [Hz] H.Frequency [KHz] 59.94(29.97) 59.94 60 60(30) 60 15.734 31.47 45.00 33.75 67.50 50(25) 50 15.625 31.25 HDMI - Extended Wide timing Modes WXGA 3 75 85 60 75 60 60 66.6(67) 60 60 75 75 60 60 66.6(67) 60 60 75 75 60 75 Resolution 1280x768 1280x768 1280x768 1280x720 1280x800 1360x768 1440x900 1680x1050 HDMI - Video Signal Modes Resolution For TWN/USA SKU 480i (NTSC) 720x480(1440x480) 480p (NTSC) 720x480 720p (NTSC) 1280x720 1080i (NTSC) 1920x1080 1080p (NTSC) 1920x1080 For EMEA SKU 576i (PAL) 720x576(1440x576) 576p (PAL) 720x576 English QuadVGA 1280x1024 1280x1024 1280x960 1280x960 1400x1050 1600x1200 640x480 800x600 1024x768 1152x870 1280x960 1280x1024 640x480 640x480 800x600 1024x768 1152x870 1280x960 1280x1024 1024x768 English 40 720p (PAL) 1080i (PAL) 1080p (PAL) 1280x720 1920x1080 1920x1080 Horizontal scan rate: Vertical scan rate: 50 50(25) 50 37.5 28.13 56.25 15k - 92 kHz 50k - 85 Hz FCC notice This device has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This device generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this device does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the device off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures: • Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna. • Increase the separation between the device and receiver. • Connect the device into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected. • Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/television technician for help. Notice: Shielded cables All connections to other computing devices must be made using shielded cables to maintain compliance with FCC regulations. Notice: Peripheral devices Only peripherals (input/output devices, terminals, printers, etc.) certified to comply with the Class B limits may be attached to this equipment. Operation with non-certified peripherals is likely to result in interference to radio and TV reception. Caution Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the manufacturer could void the user's authority, which is granted by the Federal Communications Commission, to operate this device. Operation conditions This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. Notice: Canadian users This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003. English Regulations and safety notices English 41 English 42 Remarque à l'intention des utilisateurs canadiens Cet appareil numérique de la classe B est conforme a la norme NMB-003 du Canada. Canada — Low-power license-exempt radio communication devices (RSS-210) a Common information Operation is subject to the following two conditions: 1. This device may not cause interference, and 2. This device must accept any interference, including interference that may cause undesired operation of the device. b Operation in 2.4 GHz band To prevent radio interference to the licensed service, this device is intended to be operated indoors and installation outdoors is subject to licensing. Declaration of Conformity for EU countries Acer hereby declares that this projector series is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. (Please visit http://global.acer.com/support/certificate.htm for complete documents.) Compliant with Russian regulatory certification Radio device regulatory notice Note: The regulatory information below is for models with wireless LAN and/or Bluetooth only. General This product complies with the radio frequency and safety standards of any country or region in which it has been approved for wireless use. Depending on configurations, this product may or may not contain wireless radio devices (such as wireless LAN and/or Bluetooth modules). The below information is for products with such devices. R&TTE Directive 1999/5/EC as attested by conformity with the following harmonized standard: • • • Article 3.1(a) Health and Safety • EN60950-1:2001 • EN50371:2002 (SAR, general FR device) Article 3.1(b) EMC • EN301 489-1 V1.4.1 (common technical requirement) • EN301 489-3 V1.4.1 (for short range device) • EN301 489-17 V1.2.1 (for widerband data and HIPETLAN equipment) Article 3.2 Spectrum Usages • EN300 220-1 V1.3.1 (for short range device, 25~1000MHz, part 1) • EN300 220-2 V2.1.1 (for short range device, 25~1000MHz, part 3) • EN300 440-2 V1.1.2 (for short range device, 1G~20GMHz, part 2) • EN300 328 V1.6.1 (for data transmission equipment operating in the 2,4 GHz ISM band • EN301 893 V1.2.3 (5GHz high performance RLAN) List of applicable countries EU member states as of May 2004 are: Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Spain, France, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Austria, Portugal, Finland, Sweden, United Kingdom Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Cyprus and Malta. Usage allowed in the countries of European Union, as well as Norway, Switzerland, Iceland and Liechtenstein. This device must be used in strict accordance with the regulations and constraints in the country of use. For further information, please contact a local office in the country of use. English European Union (EU) English 43 English 44 er (Shanghai) Limited ng medium road, Huangpu District, Easy Lai 9 Fax: 886-2-8691-3000 er.com.tw : er: e: Acer America Corporation Acer America Corporation West Carlos St.,San SanJose Jose 333 333 West SanSan Carlos St., 95110,U.U.S.S.A. A. CACA 95110, Tel : 254-298-4000 Tel : 254-298-4000 Fax : 254-298-4147 Fax : 254-298-4147 www.acer.com www.acer.com DLP Projector Acer DNX0804 S1200 series Federal Communications Commission essential requirements and other relevant provisions of the followi Federal Communications Commission Declaration ofin Conformity sary steps have been taken and are force Declaration of Conformityto assure that production complyThiswith the requirements. device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the This device complies with Part (1) 15 this of device the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to following twoas conditions: may not cause harmful interference, andthe (2) 2004/108/EC attested bynot conformity with and the followingthis twodevice conditions: (1) this may cause harmful (2) follow must accept anydevice interference received, includinginterference, interference that may this device must acceptoperation. any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired cause undesired operation. 98 + A1:2000 + A2:2003, AS/NZS CISPR22:2002, Class B The following local Manufacturer / Importer is responsible for this declaration: The+following local + Manufacturer 98 A1:2001 A2:2003/ Importer is responsible for this declaration: 2:2000, Class A Product: Product: 3:1995 + A1:2001 DLP Projector DLP Projector Model Number: DNX0804 Model Number: DNX0804 Machine Type: S1200 series Machine Type: S1200 series of Responsible Party: Acer America 99/5/EC asName attested by conformity with Corporation the following harmonized Name of Responsible Party: Acer America Corporation Address of Responsible Party: 333 West San Carlos St. alth and Safety San Jose, 95110 333 West San CA Carlos St. 001 Address of Responsible Party: San U. 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Contact Person: Acer Representative MC Contact Person: Acer Representative Phone No.: technical requirement) 254-298-4000 V1.4.1 (common Phone No.: 254-298-4000 V1.4.1 (forFaxshort No.: range device) 254-298-4147 Fax No.: 254-298-4147 7 V1.2.1 (for widerband data and HIPETLAN equipment) irective 2006/95/EC as attested by conformity wit dard: s um Usages V1.3.1 (for short range device, 25~1000MHz, part 1) V2.1.1 (for short range device, 25~1000MHz, part 3) V1.1.2 (for short range device, 1G~20GMHz, part 2) V1.6.1 (for data transmission equipment operating in the 2,4 GHz IS V1 2 3 (5GHz high performance RLAN) English English 45 $FHU,QFRUSRUDWHG 8F, 88, Sec. 1, Hsin Tai Wu Rd., Hsichih Taipei Hsien 221, Taiwan Declaration of Conformity We, Acer Incorporated 8F, 88, Sec. 1, Hsin Tai Wu Rd., Hsichih, Taipei Hsien 221, Taiwan Contact Person: Mr. Easy Lai Tel: 886-2-8691-3089 Fax: 886-2-8691-3120 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Hereby declare that: Product: Trade Name: Model Number: Machine Type: DLP Projector Acer DNX0804 S1200 series Is compliant with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of the following EC directives and that all the necessary steps have been taken and are in force to assure that production units of the same product will continue comply with the requirements. EMC Directive 2004/108/EC as attested by conformity with the following harmonized standards: -. EN55022: 2006, AS/NZS CISPR22: 2006, Class B -. EN55024: 1998 + A1: 2001 + A2:2003 -. EN61000-3-2: 2006, Class A -. EN61000-3-3: 1995 + A1: 2001+A2: 2005 Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC as attested by conformity with the following harmonized standard: -. EN60950-1: 2001 + A11: 2004 Council Decision 98/482/EC (CTR21) for pan- European single terminal connection to the Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN). RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC on the Restriction of the Use of certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment The standards listed below are applied to the product if built with WLAN module or wireless keyboard and mouse. R&TTE Directive 1999/5/EC as attested by conformity with the following harmonized standard: z Article 3.1(a) Health and Safety -. EN60950-1:2001 + A11:2004 -. EN50371:2002 z Article 3.1(b) EMC -. EN301 489-1 V1.6.1 -. EN301 489-17 V1.2.1 z Article 3.2 Spectrum Usages -. EN300 328 V1.7.1 -. EN301 893 V1.4.1 (Applicable to 5GHz high performance RLAN). Year to begin affixing CE marking 2008. _______________________________ Easy Lai /Manager Regulation Center, Acer Inc.