LCD monitor
V176L
Acer LCD Monitor Quick Start Guide (QSG)
Important safety instructions
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To clean the LCD monitor screen: Be sure that your monitor is electrically rated to operate with the AC power available in your
location.
• Turn off the LCD monitor and unplug the power cord.
• Spray a non-solvent cleaning solution onto a rag and clean the screen gently.
Do not place the LCD monitor near a window. Exposing the monitor to rain, moisture or sunlight can severely damage it.
Do not apply pressure to the LCD screen. Excessive pressure may cause permanent damage to the display.
Do not remove the cover or attempt to service this unit yourself. An authorized technician should perform servicing of any
nature.
Store the LCD monitor in a room with a temperature of -20° to 60° C (-4° to140° F). Storing the LCD monitor outside this range
may result in permanent damage.
Immediately unplug your monitor and call an authorized technician if any of the following circumstances occur:
• Monitor-to-PC signal cable is frayed or damaged.
• Liquid spills onto the LCD monitor or the monitor is exposed to rain.
• The LCD monitor or case is damaged.
Attaching the monitor to the base
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Remove the monitor base from the packaging and place it on a stable and level workspace.
Remove the monitor from the packaging.
Align the release button at the buttom of the monitor with the corresponding slot at the bottom of the base. A clicking sound
signifies that the monitor has been securely attached to the base.
Connecting Your Monitor to a Computer
1. Turn off your monitor and unplug your computer’s power cord.
2. 2-1
Connect Video Cable
a. Make sure both the monitor and computer are powered-OFF.
b. Connect the VGA video cable to the computer.
2-2
Connect Digital Cable (Only Dual-input model)
a. Make sure both the monitor and computer are powered-OFF.
b. Connect one end of the 24-pin DVI cable to the back of the
monitor and connect the other end to the computer's port.
3. Connect the Audio Cable. (Only Audio-Input Model) (Optional)
4. Insert the monitor power cable into the power port at the back of the
monitor.
5. Plug the power cords of your computer and your monitor into a nearby
electrical outlet.
POWER
AUDIO IN
DVI-D IN
VGA IN
D-Sub
DVI
AUDIO IN
DVI-D IN
VGA IN
External Controls
No.
Icon
Item
Description
Power button/
indicator
Turns the monitor on/off.
Blue indicates power on. Amber indicates standby/power saving mode.
Minus / plus
If the OSD is active, press the Minus or Plus button to toggle between the
OSD options.
5
OSD functions
Press to view the OSD. Press again to enter a selection in the OSD.
6
Auto adjust
button / exit
7
Empowering key
1, 2
3, 4
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If the OSD is active, press Auto to exit the OSD. Once the OSD is inactive,
press Auto and the monitor will automatically optimize the display position,
focus, and clock of your display.
Press the Empowering Key to open the Acer eColor Management OSD and
access the scenario modes.
LCD Monitor Quick Setup Guide
English
Please read the following instructions carefully.
Regulations and safety notices
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:
z Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
z Increase the separation between the device and receiver.
z Connect the device into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.
z Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/television technician for help.
CE declaration of Conformity
Hereby, Acer Inc., declares that this LCD monitor is in compliance with the essential requirements and other
relevant provisions of EMC Directive 2004/108/EC, Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC, and RoHS Directive 2011/
65/EU and Directive 2009/125/EC with regard to establishing a framework for the setting of ecodesign
requirements for energy-related product.
Notice: Shielded cables
All connections to other computing devices must be made using shielded cables to maintain compliance with
EMC 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 authority, which is
granted by the Federal Communications Commission, to operate this product.
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.
Remarque à l'intention des utilisateurs canadiens
Cet appareil numérique de la classe B est conforme a la norme NMB-003 du Canada.
Disposal of Waste Equipment by Users in Private Household in the European Union
This symbol on the product or on its packaging indicates that this product must not be disposed of
with your other household waste. Instead, it is your responsibility to dispose of your waste
equipment by handing it over to a designated collection point for the recycling of waste electrical
and electronic equipment. The separate collection and recycling of your waste equipment at the
time of disposal will help to conserve natural resources and ensure that it is recycled in a manner
that protects human health and the environment. For more information about where you can
drop off your waste equipment for recycling, please contact your local city office, your household
waste disposal service or the shop where you purchased the product.
LCD Monitor Quick Setup Guide
English
FCC notice
SPECIFICATION
Driving system
TFT Color LCD
Size
17” (43 cm)
Pixel pitch
0.264 mm (H) x 0.264 mm (V)
Brightness
250 cd/m2 (Typical)
Contrast
100000000:1 Max (ACM)
Viewable angle
170° (H) 160° (V) (CR=10)
Response time
5 ms
Panel Type
TN
Video
R,G, B Analog Interface
H-Frequency
30 kHz - 80 kHz
V-Frequency
55 - 75 Hz
Display Colors
16.7M Colors
Dot Clock
135 MHz
Max. Resolution
1280 x 1024 @ 75 Hz
Plug & Play
VESA DDCCI/DDC2B
Power consumption (at 200 nits)
On Mode
13W (typ.)
Sleep Mode
0.45W (typ.)
Off Mode
English
LCD Panel
0.35W (typ.)
Input Connector
D-Sub
DVI-D 24 pin (Only Dual-Input Model)
Input Video Signal
Analog: 0.7Vp-p (standard), 75 OHM, Positive
Digital signal (Only Dual-Input Model)
Speakers
1W x 2 (Only Audio-Input Model)(Optional)
Maximum Screen Size
Horizontal: 337.9 mm
Vertical: 270.3 mm
Power Source
100-240V, 50/60 Hz
Environmental Considerations
Operating Temp: 5° to 35°C
Storage Temp: -20° to 60°C
Operating Humidity: 10% to 85%
Dimensions
369 (W) x 394.5 (H) x 191 (D) mm
Weight (N. W.)
2.56 kg Unit (net)
Mechanism spec
Tilt: -5° to +25°
Swivel: No
Height adjustment: No
Pivot: No
Detachable foot stand: Yes (by Release button)
External Controls:
Switch / Buttons
Power Button
Left(W) /Right(X)
MENU/ENTER
Auto/ Exit
E(Empowering) Key
Functions
Contrast
Brightness
Focus
Clock
H. Position
V. Position
(Warm) Color
(Cool) Color
RGB Color temperature
Language
OSD position. timeout
Auto configuration (only
Analog input model)
ACM On/Off
Input signal Selection (only
Dual input model)
DDCCI On/Off
Display information
Reset
Exit
* All specifications are subject to change without notice.
Regulatory Compliance
ME61
UA.TR.002
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LCD Monitor Quick Setup Guide