LCD Monitor Series
17.0 TFT Active Matrix LCD Panel
User’s Manual
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17.0 TFT Active Matrix LCD Panel User Manual
Table of Content
Table of Content...................................................................................…2
Safety Instructions ..............................................................................…3
View of Monitor ....................................................................................... 4
Unpacking ............................................................................................... 6
Warning ................................................................................................... 6
Optional TV Tuner................................................................................... 7
Remote Control (Option) ...................................................................... 7
Cleaning Notes........................................................................................ 8
Precaution ............................................................................................... 8
Features................................................................................................... 8
Hardware Installation ............................................................................. 9
Hardware Installation Step by Step..................................................... 10
Hardware Installation TV Tuner (Option) ............................................ 11
Angle of Inclination .............................................................................. 14
Monitor Setup Button ........................................................................... 15
Troubleshooting.................................................................................... 16
OSD (On-Screen Display) Menu Mode (PC Mode) ............................. 16
Display Mode......................................................................................... 23
Specification ......................................................................................... 24
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Safety Instructions
1.
Please read these safety instructions carefully.
2.
Please keep this User‘s Manual for later reference.
3.
Please disconnect this equipment from connecter before cleaning. Don‘t use
liquid or sprayed detergent for cleaning. Use moisture sheet or cloth for
cleaning.
4.
Make sure the voltage of the power source when you try to connect the
equipment to the power outlet.
5.
All cautions and warnings on the equipment should be noted.
6.
Never pour any liquid into opening, this could cause fire or electrical shock.
7.
Never open the equipment. For safety reason, the equipment should only be
opened by qualified service personnel.
8.
If one of the following situations arises, get the equipment checked by a service
personnel :
a.
b.
c.
d.
d.
9.
Liquid has penetrated into the equipment.
The equipment has been exposed to moisture.
The equipment has not work well or you can not get it work according to
user‘s manual.
The equipment has dropped and damaged.
If the equipment has obvious sign of breakage.
DO NOT LEAVE THIS EQUIPMENT IN AN ENVIRONMENT
UNCONDITIONED, STORAGE TEMPERATURE ABOVE 40°C, IT MAY
DAMAGE THE EQUIPMENT.
10. Adaptor source :
a. Channel Well Technology, MODEL PAA050F.
b. Linearity Electronics co. LTD,MODEL LAD6019AB4
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View of Monitor
Front View (1)
Back View (2)
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View of Monitor
15°
Side View (3)
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Unpacking
Thank you for your purchase. Please first check the following package content of
the 17” LCD monitor. Contact your dealer or store where you purchased the LCD
monitor if anything is missing.
17” TFT LCD Monitor
External Univ15 pin
D-sub
(RGB Analog) input
signal cable
*DVI. and Video are
optional*
AD / DC Adpter
External Universal
(DC 12V, 50 / 60Hz)
(AC 100-240V)
CD User’s Manual
Power Cord
Audio Cable
with
Stereo Phone Jack
Quick Start Guide
Warning
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
Make sure that the system power is turned off.
Plug the signal cable to the signal connector at the rear of PC.
Plug adapter output cable to the jack at the rear of LCD monitor and the
power cord to the adapter.
Connect the power cord to power source.
Turn on the computer and the monitor.
For the best display quality, we suggest that you set the resolution as
shown page 21 (Display Mode).
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Optional TV Tuner
The 17” LCD monitor optionally supports TV tuner function with the following
accessories . It can be purchased separately. Contact your dealer for detail.
Optional TV Tuner
S-Video Cable
Composite Cable
Europ PAL System
I to I Dungle
U.S. NTSC System
PH to F Dungle
RCA to Phone Jack
Cable
Remote Control
Remote Control (Option)
Use the remote control by point toward the IR sensor window.
Notice: 1. The remote may not work properly during the low battery condition.
2. Do not place the remote under direct sunlight or area with high humidity.
If the remote control fails to operation, replace the battery in the remote control.
Notice: Insert battery (Lithium battery) with its terminals corresponding to the <+>
and <-> indications in the battery compartment.
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Cleaning Notes
1.
2.
3.
4.
Be gentle to clean the screen.
Never use any kind of corrosiveness chemical dissolvent to clean the
screen, it may hurt your screen surface.
We suggest that a camel hair brush or a soft, lint-free cloth be used to clean
the screen.
Don’t exert any pressure directly to the LCD screen.
Precaution
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
Do not expose the monitor to direct sunlight or heat.
Do not spill liquid on the monitor.
Do not attempt to open the monitor. You may be hurt by electric shock. For
service, call your place of purchase.
Do not use your monitor when magnets or electronic products are operating
nearby.
Do not use harsh chemicals or strong cleaning solvents to clean the
monitor screen. Wipe it with clean, soft clothes applied with mild solution.
Do not place anything on your monitor. Bad ventilation may elevate
temperature in the monitor.
Don’t use your fingers to touch the LCD screen, directly. Fingerprint
contains oil and may be difficult to clean.
Features
Power Saving:
The power management complies with VESA DPMS standard. When the system is
idle (Off Mode), the monitor automatically cut its power consumption to a level less
than 5w.
Auto Adjustment Key Function:
With “AUTO” key, you can automatically adjust the display for your best view.
Wide Viewing Angle:
The horizontal 150°and vertical 125° offer you great screen view.
Plug and play compatibility:
With DDC1/DDC2B compliance, the monitor is plug and play compatible to Windows
95/98/me/2000/XP.
Space Saving:
The monitor is designed with 280 mm indepth to provide you with more hand room for
desk working space.
Side-by-Side :
The monitor comes with 17.7 mm trimmed down frame to offer side-by-side operation
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Hardware Installation
Be careful to your LCD monitor. It’s very delicate and easy to break. Turn off LCD’s
and PC’s power before installation. Follow the installation step by step described
below.
Input
【1】
【2】
【8】
【3】
【4】 【7】 【5】
【6】
【1】DC-IN:This is for connecting the power cable
【2】AUDIO-IN:This can be connected to the audio-out connector of any sound resource.
【3】VGA-IN : This can be connected with the D-Sub 15 pin signal cable.
【4】VIDEO : This is for (RCA) composite video in from video source.
*(option)
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【5】S-IN:This can be connected with the S-Video signal cable.
* (option)
【6】TV :This can be connected with the TV signal cable.
*(option)
【7】Audio Out:This is for connection of headphone or external speaker.
【8】DVI-D:This can be connected with the DVI-D compatible signal cable.
*(option)
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Hardware Installation Step by Step
1. Turn your monitor upside down carefully with panel facing you to locate all
connector port.
2. Plug in signal cable to VGA-IN of the monitor and the other side of the cable to
the computer.
3. Connect the audio cable to AUDIO-IN on the monitor, and the other side to
computer line out.
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Hardware Installation Step by Step
4. Plug power cord onto DC adapter.
5. Plug the DC cable from power adapter onto the DC-IN on monitor.
6. Congratulations! You have just completed the hardware installation.
Hardware Installation TV Tuner (Option)
1. Hardware installation for optional TV tuner of the 17” TFT LCD monitor is
described below.
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Hardware Installation TV Tuner (Option)
2. First, remove the plastic back cover by pushing clips in two sides .
3. Locate pin connector on the TV tuner and the pin connector on monitor
indicated.
4. Slide the TV tuner module into the right side of the spare space of the back of
monitor, and gently plug the optional TV tuner into the connector mentioned at
Step 3 .
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Hardware Installation TV Tuner (Option)
5. Screw to fix TV tuner module on the supporting sheet metal and re-install the
color back panel.
6. Insert the RCA video signal cable into VIDEO port, and the other side to RCA
Video output on sources such as DVD player……….
7. Insert the S-Video signal cable into S-IN port, and the other side to S-Video
output on sources such as DVD player……….
8. Insert the TV signal cable into TV port, from the local cable TV system
provider……….
9. Congratulations again! You’ve done an incredible job and can start to enjoy it.
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Angle of Inclination
In normal condition
LCD lay back 0˚ ~ 15˚ (positive and negative 2˚)
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Monitor Setup Button
Menu control button
Auto Adjust
OSD Menu
Power
Down
There 5 keys for user to set up the monitor, including “
Up
Power”, “MENU “,
“AUTO”, ” <▼> Down”, ” <▲> Up”. Please refer to the introduction below.
1.
“
Power”: Turn the LCD power on and off. When the power is on, the light
4.
turns green, and standby in the color of orange.
“AUTO”: Exit and save the setting. Hot key for auto adjustment.
“MENU”: Press the button to display OSD main menu and select OSD
Option.
“<▲> Up”: Increase the value in the OSD option. Hot key for PC / Video / S-
5.
Video / TV mode. You can use the button to switch between PC,
Video, S-Video, and TV mode screen.
“<▼> Down”: Decrease the value in the OSD option . Hot key for volume
2.
3.
adjustment.
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Troubleshooting
If you encounter any trouble in using the monitor, make sure your monitor is
properly installed according to the following steps before you call for service.
˙ There is no picture on the screen.
Check:
1. Power saving mode. Press any key and move the mouse to deactivate
the mode.
2. Signal Cable Connector Pins. If there are bent or missing pins, consult
your dealer or store where you purchased the monitor.
˙ Characters look too dark or too bright
Check:
1. Using OSD Menu to adjust the Contrast.
˙ When shall your monitor be adjusted?
Check:
1. After “ reset”
2. If the resolution of frequency is being changed.
. The text on the screen is unclear.
Check
1.
Make sure the resolution matches with the display mode.
OSD (On-Screen Display) Menu Mode (PC Mode)
Option select
1.
2.
3.
4.
Press the MENU button to access menu.
Using MENU again for advanced adjustment selection.
Press Down and Up for choosing different OSD function.
Press MENU as enter to select the function you want.
Main Menu Setting
Main Menu Setting
Contrast:
Adjust the contrast ratio of the display.
CONTRAST
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OSD (On-Screen Display) Menu Mode (PC Mode)
BRIGHTNESS:
Adjust the difference between light and
dark area.
BRIGHTNESS
COLOR ADJUST:
Adjust the RED, GREEN, and BLUE colors
of the display. Click “ENTER” to adjust the
R.G.B. color separately.
COLOR ADJUST
RED:
Adjust the RED color of the display.
RED
BLUE:
Adjust the BLUE color of the display.
BLUE
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OSD (On-Screen Display) Menu Mode (PC Mode)
COLOR TEMP:
Adjust the color temperature of the
display.
COLOR TEMP
BACK :
Return to the Main Menu Screen
BACK
COLOCK:
Adjust the re-flash ratio of the vertical
scanning area.
CLOCK
PHASE:
Adjust the re-flash ratio of the horizontal
scanning area.
PHASE
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OSD (On-Screen Display) Menu Mode (PC Mode)
AUTO ADJUST:
Automatically adjust the re-flash ratio of
both vertical and horizontal scanning
areas of the display.
AUTO ADJUST
H. POSITION:
Adjust the horizontal viewing area of the
display.
H. POSITION
V. POSITION:
Adjust the Vertical viewing area of the
display.
V. POSITION
BACK :
Return to the Main Menu Screen
BACK
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OSD (On-Screen Display) Menu Mode (PC Mode)
OSD H. POS:
Adjust the Horizontal position of the OSD.
OSD H. POS
OSD V. POS:
Adjust the Vertical position of the OSD.
OSD V. POS
OSD TIME:
Adjust the displaying time of the OSD.
OSD TIME
OSD COLOR:
Change the displaying color of the OSD.
OSD COLOR
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OSD (On-Screen Display) Menu Mode (PC Mode)
OSD ALPHA:
Adjust the Alpha volume of the OSD
displaying.
OSD ALPHA
BACK:
Return to the Main Menu Screen.
BACK
LANGUAGE:
Change the language support to the
language displaying of the OSD.
LANGUAGE
RESET:
Reload the factory default setting of the
display.
RESET
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OSD (On-Screen Display) Menu Mode (PC Mode)
VOLUME:
Adjust the sound volume of the embedded
speaker of the display.
VOLUME
MUTE:
Silence the embedded speaker of the
display.
MUTE
BACK :
Return to the Main Menu Screen
BACK
VGA / DVI:
Switch to the VGA / DVI Signal inputs of
the display.
VGA / DVI
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Display Mode
Incoming Display Mode
Resolution
Horizontal Frequency (KHz)
Vertical Frequency (Hz)
640X350 (50Hz)
31.5KHz
50.0Hz
640X350 (60Hz)
31.5KHz
59.9Hz
640X350 (70Hz)
31.5KHz
70.1Hz
720X400 (50Hz)
31.5KHz
50.0Hz
720X400 (60Hz)
31.5KHz
59.9Hz
720X400 (70Hz)
31.5KHz
70.1Hz
640X480 (50Hz)
31.5KHz
50.0Hz
640X480 (60Hz)
31.5KHz
59.9Hz
640X480 (66Hz)
35.0KHz
66.7Hz
640X480 (72Hz)
37.9KHz
72.8Hz
640X480 (75Hz)
37.5KHz
75.0Hz
800X600 (50Hz)
35.2KHz
56.3Hz
800X600 (60Hz)
37.9KHz
60.3Hz
800X600 (72Hz)
48.1KHz
72.2Hz
800X600 (75Hz)
46.9KHz
75.0Hz
832X624 (75Hz)
49.7KHz
75.0Hz
1024X768 (60Hz)
48.3KHz
60.0Hz
1024X768 (70Hz)
56.5KHz
70.1Hz
1024X768 (72Hz)
57.7KHz
72.1Hz
1024X768 (75Hz)
60.0KHz
75.0Hz
1152X864 (75Hz)
67.5KHz
75.0Hz
1280X960 (60Hz)
60.0KHz
60.0Hz
1280X1024 (60Hz)
64.0KHz
60.0Hz
1280X1024 (75Hz)
80.0KHz
75.0Hz
720X480 (60Hz)
15.7KHz
59.9Hz
720X576 (50Hz)
15.6KHz
50.0Hz
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
We offer you 26 Windows compatible modes.
If any interference occurs on your screen while you modulating your PC or
OSD. It is normal.
To obtain best display quality, remember to upgrade your video card driver.
We strongly recommended you choose a mode listed in the
above-mentioned table.
The modes not listed on the table above may be supported.
You may use the power management on your computer. It’s good for
extending the service life of the product.
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Specification
LCD Panel
Type
Viewing Angle
Contrast Ratio
Brightness
Response Time
Display Colors
Max Resolution
Pixel Pitch
17.0” TFT Active Matrix LCD Display
H:150° , V:125°
500 : 1 (MAX), 350:1 (Typical)
300 cd/m2 (Max)
12 ms(Typical)
16.2 M colors
1280X1024(SXGA)
0.264mm(H)x0.264mm(V)
Input Signals
RGB Analog
Video
Level:0.7Vp-p(75Ω)
Sync TTL with 75Ω internal pull-up resistors
Frequency FH:30~79KHz / FV:56~75Hz
Compatibility
PC
Up to 1280X1024@75Hz(Non-interlaced)
Connector
RGB Analog
Audio In
Audio Out
Power
*DVI-D
D-sub 15-pins
Stereo Phone Jack, RCA-Jack(L/R)*
Stereo Phone Jack, RCA-Jack(L/R)*
12V/DC Power Jack
*DVI-D Connector for Signal input
Power
AC input Voltage
100-240V, 50/60Hz(universal) via external
AC Adapter
12VDC 4A Max
Active < 48Watt Max
Standby < 5Watt
DC input Voltage
Consumption
Power saving mode
Internal Speaker
2Wx2(Stereo)
User Interface
LED Indicator
Active
Standby
- Green
- Orange
Off
- Turn off
Operating
Condition
Temperature
Air Humidity
0°C~40°C
20% ~ 80% R.H.
Dimensions
Physical
438mm(H) x 436mm(W) x 59mm(D)
Net Weight
5.5Kg
DDC
DDC1/DDC2B Compliant
Power
Management
VESA DPMS, EPA Energy Star
Regulation
(Certifications)
CE, FCC, BSMI, CB, TUV, UL
*Option Function
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