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Acer Projector
P1273/P1273n/P1276/P1373W/
P1273B/P1273i/P1373WB Series
User's Guide
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Acer Projector P1273/P1273n/P1276/P1373W/P1273B/P1273i/P1373WB Series User's Guide
Original Issue: 03/2013
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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:
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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!
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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.
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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.
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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
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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.
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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, VDE
approved or its equivalent, 4.5 meters (15 feet) maximum length.
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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:
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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
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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:
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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
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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, suggest to ensure the projector
completes its cooling cycle before disconnecting power.
Do not frequently turn off the main power abruptly or unplug the
projector during operation. 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 remote control.
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.
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Caution for Listening
To protect your hearing, follow these instructions.
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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.
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://www.acer-group.com/public/Sustainability/sustainability01.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
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First things first
Usage Notes
Do:
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Turn off the product before cleaning.
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Use a soft cloth moistened with mild detergent to clean the display
housing.
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Disconnect the power plug from AC outlet if the product is not being used
for a long period of time.
Don't:
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Block the slots and openings on the unit provided for ventilation.
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Use abrasive cleaners, waxes or solvents to clean the unit.
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Use under the following conditions:
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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:
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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.
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Please do not open or disassemble the product as this may cause electric shock.
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This product will detect the life of the lamp itself. Please be sure to change the lamp
when it shows warning messages.
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Reset the "Lamp Hour Reset" function from the Onscreen display "Management"
menu after replacing the lamp module.
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When switching the projector off, please ensure the projector completes its cooling
cycle before disconnecting power.
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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".
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Usage Notes
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Precautions
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Introduction
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Product Features
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Package Overview
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Projector Overview
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Projector Outlook
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Control Panel
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Remote Control Layout
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Getting Started
Connecting the Projector
Turning the Projector On/Off
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Turning on the Projector
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Turning the projector off
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Adjusting the Projected Image
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Adjusting the Height of Projected Image
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How to optimize image size and distance
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How to get a preferred image size by adjusting
distance and zoom
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User Controls
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Installation menu
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Acer Empowering Technology
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Onscreen Display (OSD) Menus
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Color
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Image
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Setting
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Management
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Audio
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3D
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Language
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Acer LAN webpage management
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Contents
Information for your safety and comfort
How to login in
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Home
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Control Panel
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Network Setting
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Alert Setting
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Logout
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Appendices
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Troubleshooting
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LED & Alarm Definition Listing
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Cleaning and replacing the dust filters
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Replacing the Lamp
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Ceiling Mount Installation
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Specifications
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Compatibility modes
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Regulations and safety notices
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Product Features
This product is a single-chip DLP® projector. Outstanding features include:
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DLP® technology
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P1273/P1273n/P1276/P1273B/P1273i series : Native 1024 x 768 XGA
resolution
4:3 / 16:9 aspect ratio supported
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P1373W/P1373WB series : Native 1280 x 800 WXGA resolution
Full/4:3/16:9/L.Box aspect ratio supported
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Acer ColorBoost technology delivers nature’s true colors for vivid, life-like
images
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High brightness and contrast ratio
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Versatile display modes (Bright, Presentation, Standard, Movie, Dark
Cinema, Game, Sports, User) enable optimum performance in any situation
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NTSC / PAL / SECAM compatible and HDTV (720p, 1080i, 1080p) supported
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Top-loading lamp design allows easy lamp replacement
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Lower power consumption and economy (ECO) mode extends lamp life
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Acer EcoProjeciton Technology delivers Intelligent power management
approach and physical efficiency improvement
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Empowering Key reveals Acer Empowering Technology utilities (Acer
eView, eTimer, ePower, e3D Management) for easy adjustment of settings
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Equipped with HDMI™ connections supporting HDCP
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Advanced digital keystone correction optimizes presentations
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Smart detection delivers quick, intelligent source detection
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Multi-language onscreen display (OSD) menus
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Full-function remote control
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Manual focus projection lens zooms up to 1.1x
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2x digital zoom and pan function
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Microsoft® Windows® 2000, XP, Vista®, Windows® 7, Windows® 8,
Macintosh® OS compliant
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Introduction
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.
MENU
SOURC
E
TEMP
R E S YNC
LAMP
POWER
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Projector
Power cord
VGA cable
Security card
2 x Batteries
Carrying case
SOURCE
3,
©201
Acer Inc. All rights reserve
d.
ZOOM
FREEZE
HIDE
MEDIA
P1276/
P1373W/B/
P1273/n/B/i
SETUP
Series
Acer Projector
P/N:MC.JG811.003
Quick Start Guide
User's Guide (CD-ROM)
Remote control
SOURCE
ZOOM
FREEZE
HIDE
MEDIA
SETUP
Dust Filters (Option)
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©201
USB WiFi adapter
(Option)
Acer Inc. All rights reserve
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P1276/
P1373W/B/
P1273/n/B/i
Series
Acer Projector
P/N:MC.JG811.003
User's Guide
(for multi-media and
wireless functions)
Quick Start Guide
(for multi-media and
wireless functions)
RATIO
Remote control
(only for Japan area)
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Projector Overview
Projector Outlook
Front / upper side
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MENU
SOUR
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CE
TEMP
R E S YNC
LAMP
POWE
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Description
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Description
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Power button
Zoom lens
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Control panel
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Remote control receiver
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Zoom lever
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Tilt adjusting wheels
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Focus ring
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Security bar
Rear side
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P1373WB/P1273B/
P1273i
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P1273n
P1273/P1276/P1373W
Note: Connector interface is subject to model's specifications.
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Description
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Description
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LAN (RJ45 Port for 10/100M Ethernet)
(P1273n/P1373WB/P1273B/P1273i only)
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S-Video input connector
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1st USB connector (USB A1)
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Audio input connector
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2nd USB connector (USB A2)
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RS232 connector
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Mini USB connector (USB B)
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Power socket
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HDMI connector
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PC analog signal/HDTV/component
video input connector (VGA IN 2)
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Monitor loop-through output connector 14
(VGA-Out)
KensingtonTM lock port
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PC analog signal/HDTV/component video 15
input connector (VGA IN 1)
Audio output connector
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Composite video input connector
Dust filter inlets
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Control Panel
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P1273/P1276/P1273n/P1373W
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P1273B/P1373WB/P1273i
Function
Description
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POWER
Power Indicator LED
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LAMP
Lamp Indicator LED
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TEMP
Temp Indicator LED
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RESYNC
Automatically synchronizes the projector
to the input source.
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SOURCE
Changes the active source.
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POWER
See the contents in "Turning the Projector
On/Off" section.
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Empowering key
Unique Acer functions: e3D, eView, eTimer,
ePower Management.
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MENU
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Press "MENU" to launch the Onscreen
display (OSD) menu, back to the
previous step for the OSD menu
operation or exit the OSD menu.
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Confirm your selection of items.
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Four directional select Use
to select items or make
keys
adjustments to your selection.
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Keystone
Adjusts the image to compensate for
distortion caused by tilting the projector (±
40 degrees).
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Back/Stop
Press "Back/Stop" to stop playing media
file or go back to upper data folder.
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Enter/Play/Pause
Press "Enter/Play/Pause" to play/pause
media file.
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Remote Control Layout
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25
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SOURCE
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ZOOM
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FREEZE
HIDE
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ZOOM
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MEDIA
RATIO
SETUP
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SOURCE
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HIDE
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SETUP
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FREEZE
MEDIA
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Model No:E-26141
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E-26110
LASER MODULE : M-5.2-6.5x10-5.5x5.5
BONTECH ELECTRONICS(K.S) CO ., LTD .
No. 2018, Zhonghuayuan west road,
Yushan town,Kunshan city, China
MC.JG811.001
MC.JG811.002
(only for Japan area)
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Function
Description
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Infrared
transmitter
Sends signals to the projector.
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POWER
Refer to the "Turning the Projector On/Off" section.
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3D
Press "3D" to select 3D models.
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SOURCE
Changes the active source.
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FREEZE
To pause the screen image.
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HIDE
Momentarily turns off the video. Press "HIDE" to hide the
image, press again to display the image.
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ZOOM
Zooms the projector display in or out.
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RATIO
To choose the desired aspect ratio.
(P1273/P1273n/P1276/P1273B/P1273i: 4:3 / 16:9
P1373W/P1373WB: Full/4:3/16:9/L.Box)
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MEDIA_SETUP Press to enter media OSD setting.
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Empowering
key
Unique Acer functions: e3D, eView, eTimer, ePower
Management.
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MENU
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Press "MENU" to launch the Onscreen display (OSD)
menu, back to the previous step for the OSD menu
operation or exit the OSD menu.
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Confirm your selection of items.
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Function
Description
KEYSTONE
Adjusts the image to compensate for distortion caused by
tilting the projector (± 40 degrees).
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Four
directional
select keys
Use up, down, left, right buttons to select items or make
adjustments to your selection.
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Pre./ Rewind
Press "Pre./Rewind" to go to previous index or press
continuously to rewind the playing media file.
Enter/ Play/
Pause
Press "Enter/Play/Pause" to play/pause media file.
Back/Stop
Press "Back/Stop" to stop playing media file or go back to
upper data folder.
Next/Fast
forward
Press "Next/Fast-forward" once to go to next index or press
continuously to fast-forward the playing media file.
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KeyPad 0~9
Press "0~9" to input a password in the "Security settings".
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PgUp/PgDn
For computer mode only. Use this button to select the next or
previous page. This function is only available when USB Ctrl
connector(USB type B) is connected to a computer via a USB
cable.
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COMPONENT
No function.
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VIDEO
To change source to COMPOSITE VIDEO.
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VGA
Press "VGA" to change source to the VGA connector. This
connector supports analog RGB, YPbPr (480p/576p/720p/
1080i), YCbCr (480i/576i) and RGBsync.
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S-VIDEO
To change source to S-Video.
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SD/USB A
Press "SD/USB A" to toggle between USB A1 and USB A2
sources. (no SD function)
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USB B
Press "USB B" to change source to mini USB (USB B).
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HDMI/DVI
To change source to HDMI™. (no DVI function)
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LAN/WiFi
Press “LAN/Wifi” as direct to network display.
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Laser pointer
Aim the remote at the viewing screen.
(*)
Laser button
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.
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Note: "*" Japan area is not supported.
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Getting Started
Connecting the Projector
S-Video Output
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DVD player,
Set-up Box,
HDTV receiver
DVD player
HDMI
D-Sub
W R
D-Sub
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5
3
7
RS232
4
USB
5
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USB
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HDMI
D-Sub
D-Sub
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RS232
USB
Y
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2
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HDTV adapter
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R B G
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Internet
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Description
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Video Output
R B G
DVD player,
Set-up Box,
HDTV receiver
Description
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Power cord
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RS232 cable
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LAN cable
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VGA to component/HDTV adapter
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USB cable
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3 RCA component cable
4
HDMI cable
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Composite video cable
5
VGA cable
12
Mouse
6
S-Video cable
13
USB disk/stick
USB WiFi adapter
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Audio cable Jack/RCA
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Note: To ensure the projector works well with your computer,
please make sure the timing of the display mode is compatible
with the projector.
Note: Connector interface is subject to model's specifications.
Note: USB cable needs powered extender if the length is over 5 m.
Turning the Projector On/Off
Turning on the Projector
1
Ensure that the power cord and signal cable are securely connected. The
Power indicator LED will flash red.
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Turn on the projector by pressing "Power" button on the control panel,
and the Power indicator LED will turn blue.
3
Turn on your source (computer, notebook, video player ,etc.). The
projector will detect your source automatically.
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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.
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If the screen displays "No Signal", please make sure the signal cables
are securely connected.
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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.
Power button
MEN
R E SYN
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SOU
RCE
C
TEM
LAM
POW
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P
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To turn the projector off, press the power button. This message appears:
"Please press the power button again to complete the shutdown process."
Press the power button again.
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The LED power indicator will turn RED and blink rapidly after the projector
is turned off, and the fan(s) will continue to operate for about 2 minutes to
ensure that the system cools properly. (only supported under "Instant
Resume" mode)
3
As long as the power cord remains plugged in, you can press the power
button to turn the projector immediately back on anytime during the 2minute shutdown process. (only supported under "Instant Resume" mode)
4
Once the system has finished cooling, the LED power indicator will stop
blinking and turn solid red to indicate standby mode.
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It is now safe to unplug the power cord.
Warning indicators:
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"Projector Overheated. Lamp will automatically turn off soon."
This onscreen message indicates that the projector has overheated.
The lamp with automatically turn off, the projector will automatically
shut down, and the LED temp indicator will turn solid red. Contact
your local dealer or service center.
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"Fan failed. Lamp will automatically turn off soon."
This onscreen message indicates that the fan has failed. The lamp will
automatically turn off, the projector will automatically shut down,
and the LED temp indicator will blink. Contact your local dealer or
service center.
Note: Whenever the projector automatically shuts down and the
LED lamp indicator turns solid red, contact your local reseller or
service center.
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Turning the projector off
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Adjusting the Projected Image
Adjusting the Height of Projected Image
The projector is equipped with tilt adjusting wheels for adjusting the height of
image.
To raise/lower the image:
Use Tilt adjusting wheels to fine-tune the display angle.
Tilt adjusting wheel
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How to optimize image size and distance
P1273/P1273n/P1273B/P1273i/P1276 series
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 2.0 m from the screen, good image quality is possible for image sizes
between 46" and 50".
Note: Remind as below figure, the space of 88 cm height is
required when located at 2.0 m distance.
Ma
x sc
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ns
Min
ize
scre
en
size
Height: 88 cm
from base to
top of image
Height:
80 cm
2.0 m
Desired Distance
Figure: Fixed distance with different zoom and screen size.
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P1273/P1273n/P1273B/P1273i/P1276 series
Screen size
Top
Screen size
Top
Desired
(Min zoom)
(Max zoom)
Distance
From base
From base to
(m)
Diagonal
Diagonal
to top of
top of image
<A>
(inch) W (cm) x H (cm)
(inch) W (cm) x H (cm)
image (cm)
(cm)
<B>
<B>
<C>
<C>
1
23
47 x 35
40
25
51 x 38
44
2
46
93 x 70
80
50
103 x 77
88
2.5
57
116 x 87
100
63
128 x 96
111
3
69
140 x 105
120
76
154 x 115
133
3.5
80
163 x 122
140
88
179 x 135
155
4
92
186 x 140
160
101
205 x 154
177
4.5
103
209 x 157
181
114
231 x 173
199
5
114
233 x 174
201
126
256 x 192
221
6
137
279 x 209
241
151
308 x 231
265
7
160
326 x 244
281
177
359 x 269
310
8
183
372 x 279
321
202
410 x 308
354
9
206
419 x 314
361
227
462 x 346
398
10
229
465 x 349
401
252
513 x 385
442
Zoom Ratio: 1.1x
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Example: If the projector is 2 m from the screen, good image quality is possible
for image sizes between 55" and 60".
Note: Remind as below figure, the space of 90 cm height is
required when located at 2 m distance.
Ma
x
scre
en
s
Min
ize
scre
en
size
Height: 90 cm
from base to
top of image
Height:
82 cm
2.0 m
Desired Distance
Figure: Fixed distance with different zoom and screen size.
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P1373WB/P1373W series
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P1373WB/P1373W series
Screen size
Top
Screen size
Top
Desired
(Min zoom)
(Max zoom)
Distance
From base
From base to
(m)
Diagonal
Diagonal
to top of
top of image
<A>
(inch) W (cm) x H (cm)
(inch) W (cm) x H (cm)
image (cm)
(cm)
<B>
<B>
<C>
<C>
1.5
41
88 x 55
62
45
97 x 60
68
2
55
118 x 74
82
60
129 x 81
90
2.5
68
147 x 92
103
75
161 x 101
113
3
82
176 x 110
124
90
194 x 121
135
3.5
96
206 x 129
144
105
226 x 141
158
4
109
235 x 147
165
120
258 x 161
181
4.5
123
265 x 165
185
135
290 x 181
203
5
137
294 x 184
206
150
323 x 202
226
6
164
353 x 221
247
180
387 x 242
271
7
191
412 x 257
288
210
452 x 282
316
8
218
471 x 294
329
240
516 x 323
361
9
246
529 x 331
371
270
581 x 363
406
10
273
588 x 368
412
300
645 x 403
452
Zoom Ratio: 1.1x
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P1273/P1273n/P1273B/P1273i/P1276 series
A
50"
Desired
image size
D
Height
from base to
top of image
2.0 m
2.2 m
C
B
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 a distance 2.0 m and 2.2 m from the screen and adjust the zoom
level accordingly.
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How to get a preferred image size by adjusting
distance and zoom
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P1273/P1273n/P1273B/P1273i/P1276 series
Desired Image Size
Distance (m)
Top (cm)
Diagonal (inch)
<A>
W (cm) x H (cm)
Max zoom
<B>
Min zoom
<C>
From base to top of
image
<D>
30
61 x 46
1.2
1.3
53
40
81 x 61
1.6
1.7
70
50
102 x 76
2.0
2.2
88
60
122 x 91
2.4
2.6
105
70
142 x 107
2.8
3.1
123
80
163 x 122
3.2
3.5
140
90
183 x 137
3.6
3.9
158
100
203 x 152
4.0
4.4
175
120
244 x 183
4.8
5.2
210
150
305 x 229
5.9
6.6
263
180
366 x 274
7.1
7.9
315
200
406 x 305
7.9
8.7
351
250
508 x 381
9.9
10.9
438
300
610 x 457
11.9
Zoom Ratio: 1.1x
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P1373WB/P1373W series
A
60"
Desired
image size
D
Height
from base to
top of image
2.0 m
2.2 m
C
B
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 60" set
the projector at a distance 2.0 m and 2.2 m from the screen and adjust the zoom
level accordingly.
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P1373WB/P1373W series
Desired Image Size
Distance (m)
Top (cm)
Diagonal (inch)
<A>
W (cm) x H (cm)
Max zoom
<B>
Min zoom
<C>
From base to top of
image
<D>
30
65 x 40
1.0
1.1
45
40
86 x 54
1.3
1.5
60
50
108 x 67
1.7
1.8
76
60
129 x 81
2.0
2.2
91
70
151 x 94
2.3
2.6
106
80
172 x 108
2.7
2.9
121
90
194 x 121
3.0
3.3
136
100
215 x 135
3.3
3.7
151
120
258 x 162
4.0
4.4
181
150
323 x 202
5.0
5.5
226
180
388 x 242
6.0
6.6
271
200
431 x 269
6.7
7.3
302
250
538 x 337
8.3
9.2
377
300
646 x 404
10.0
Zoom Ratio: 1.1x
452
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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 Mode
•
Projection Location
•
Auto Keystone settings
•
Manual Keystone settings
•
Language settings
•
LAN/WiFi settings
•
LAN IP / Mask 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.
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User Controls
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Acer Empowering Technology
Acer Empowering Key provide four Acer unique functions, they are "Acer
eView Management", "Acer eTimer Management", "Acer ePower
Management" and "Acer e3D Management respectively.
Press " " key to launch the Onscreen display main menu to modify its
function.
When the Empowering Menu is displayed, use the "
menu.
" key to select the main
Acer eView Management
"Acer eView Management" is for
display mode selection. Please refer to
Onscreen Display Menus section for
more detail.
Acer eTimer Management
"Acer eTimer Management" provides
the reminding function for
presentation time control. Please refer
to Onscreen Display Menus section for
more detail.
Acer ePower Management
"Acer ePower Management" provides
user one shortcut to save the projector
life. Please refer to Onscreen Display
section for more detail.
Acer e3D Management
"Acer e3D Management" provides the
3D functions. Please refer to Onscreen
Display Menus section for more detail.
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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
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Onscreen Display (OSD) Menus
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Color
Display Mode
There are many factory presets optimized for various types of
images.
•
•
•
•
•
•
•
•
Bright: For brightness optimization.
Presentation: For meeting presentation.
Standard: For common environment.
Movie: For brighter and general movie/video/photo playing.
Dark Cinema: For dark movie content.
Game: For game content.
Sports: For sport picture.
User: Memorize user's settings.
Wall color
Use this function to choose a proper color according to the wall.
There are several choices, including white, light yellow, light blue,
pink, dark green. It will compensate the color deviation due to the
wall color to show the correct image tone.
Brightness
Adjust the brightness of the image.
Contrast
Saturation
Tint
•
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.
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.
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.
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Mode
Use this function to choose CT1 (5500K), CT2 (6500K, Native), CT3
(7500K), User mode.
R Gain
Adjusts the red gain for color temperature optimization.
G Gain
Adjusts the green gain for color temperature optimization.
B Gain
Adjusts the blue gain for color temperature optimization.
Dynamic Black
Choose "On" to automatically optimize the display of dark movie
scenes enabling them to be shown in incredible detail.
<Note> "Dynamic Black" is only supported in P1276 series
Gamma
Effects the representation of dark scenery. With greater gamma
value, dark scenery looks brighter.
Note: "Saturation" and "Tint" functions are not supported under computer
or HDMI mode.
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Color
Temperature
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Image
Projection Mode
•
Front: The factory default setting.
•
Rear: Reverses the image so you can project from behind a
translucent screen.
•
Auto: Automatically adjusts projection location of image.
•
Desktop
•
Ceiling: Turns the image upside down for ceiling-mounted
projection.
Projection Location
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.
•
Full: Resize image to fit full screen by width (1280 pixels) and
height (800 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.
•
L.Box: Keep original signal aspect ratio and zoom in by 1.333
times.
<Note> "Full" and "L.Box" functions are only supported in P1373W,
P1373WB and P1273i series.
Auto Keystone
Automatically adjusts vertical image.
Manual Keystone
Adjust image distortion caused by tilting projection. (±40 degrees)
<Note> The Manual Keystone function is unavailable under Auto
Keystone setting to "On".
Sharpness
Adjusts the sharpness of the image.
•
Press
to decrease the sharpness.
•
Press
to increase the sharpness.
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•
Press
to move the image left.
•
Press
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.
HDMI Color Range Adjust the color range of the HDMI image data to correct color display
error.
•
Auto: Automatically adjust by information from player.
•
•
HDMI Scan Info
Limited Range: Prosess the input image as limited color range data.
Full Range: Prosess the input image as full color range data.
Adjust the overscan ratio of the HDMI image on screen.
•
Auto: Automatically adjust by information from player.
•
•
Underscan: Always no overscan on HDMI image.
Overscan: Always keep overscan on HDMI image.
Note: "H. Position", "V. Position", "Frequency" and "Tracking" functions
are not supported under HDMI, DVI or Video mode.
Note: "Sharpness" functions is not supported under HDMI (RGB) or
Computer mode.
Note: "HDMI Color Range" and "HDMI Scan Info" functions are only
supported under HDMI mode.
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H. Position
(Horizontal
position)
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Setting
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.
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.
Closed Caption
Selects a preferred closed captioning mode from CC1, CC2, CC3,
CC4, (CC1 displays captions in the primary language in your area).
Select "Off" to turn off the captioning feature. This function is only
available when a composite video or S-Video input signal is
selected and its system format is NTSC.
<Note> Set your screen aspect ratio to 4:3. This function is not
available when the aspect ratio is "16:9" or "Auto" .
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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.
User Password
•
•
Press
•
•
Press
•
•
•
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.
Enter the password when you see "Confirm Password"
displayed.
The password should be between 4 and 8 characters long.
If you select "Request password only when plugging the
power cord in.", the projector will prompt the user to enter
the password every time the power cord is plugged.
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.
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.
Note: For SVGA models, to get best quality for you desired image, suggest
end-user set PC resolution to 800 x 600 before you use this function.
Note: For WXGA models, to get best quality for you desired image,
suggest end-user set PC resolution to 1280 x 800 before you use this
function.
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Security
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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 to user startup screen
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.
VGA OUT (Standby)
Default is "Off". Choose "On" to enable VGA OUT connection.
LAN
LAN/WiFi
Default is "Off". Choose "On" to enable LAN/WiFi connection. (for
P1273n/P1373W/P1373WB/P1273i series only)
LAN IP/Mask
Identify IP and Mask address. (for P1273n/P1373W/P1373WB/P1273i
series only)
LAN Reset
Reset LAN function. (for P1273n/P1373W/P1373WB/P1273i series
only)
Reset
•
Press the
button and choose "Yes" to return the
parameters on all menus to the factory default settings.
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Management
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.
Turn Off Mode
•
•
Auto Shutdown
Instant Off: Shuts down the projector without fan cooling.
Instant Resume: Resumes the system when the Power button
is pressed again within 2 minutes.
The projector will automatically shutdown when there is no signal
input after the allocated time. (default is 120 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 and choose "Yes" to turn the lamp hour
counter to 0 hours.
Audio
Volume
•
Press
to decrease the volume.
•
Press
to increase the volume.
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Mute
•
•
Power On/Off Volume
Select this function to adjust the notification volume when
turning the projector on/off.
Alarm Volume
Select this function to adjust the volume of any warning
notifications.
Choose "On" to mute the volume.
Choose "Off" to restore the volume.
3D
3D
Choose "On" to enable DLP 3D function.
•
On: Choose this item while using DLP 3D glasses, 120Hz 3D
capable graphics cards and HQFS format file or DVD with
corresponding SW player.
•
Off: Turn off 3D mode.
3D Format
Adjust the 3D format to display 3D content correctly.
3D L/R Invert
If you see a discrete or overlapping image while wearing DLP 3D
glasses, you may need to execute "Invert" to get best match of
left/right image sequence to get the correct image (for DLP 3D).
3D Warning Message
Choose "On" to display the 3D warning message.
Note: It needs correct settings on graphic card 3D application program for
correct 3D display.
Note: The SW players, such as Stereoscopic Player and DDD TriDef Media
Player can support 3D format files. You can download these three players
on web page below,
- Stereoscopic Player (Trial): http://www.3dtv.at/Downloads/Index_en.aspx
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Language
Language
Choose the multilingual OSD menu. Use the
select your preferred menu language.
•
Press
to confirm the selection.
or
key to
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- DDD TriDef Media Player (Trial):
http://www.tridef.com/download/TriDef-3-D-Experience-4.0.2.html
Note: "3D L/R Invert" is only available when 3D is enabled.
Note: There has reminder screen if 3D still enable when power on projector.
Please adjust setting depended on your purpose.
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Acer LAN webpage management
How to login in
Open browser and enter the Server IP address by 192.168.100.10 to find below
homepage of acer LAN webpage management. A password is needed to login
in before using.
Select a user. Administrator is with high authority that can process more
operations such as network setting and alert setting. Default password of
administrator is "admin". And User is with normal authority with default
password by "user". Click Login button to enter into homepage with correct
password.
Note: LAN control function is supported in P1273n/P1373W/P1373WB/
P1273i series only.
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Home page shows connection status and you can find three main functions
listed, Control Panel, Networking Setting and Alert Setting.
Note: Control Panel and Network Setting are only for Administrator
account.
Control Panel
Enduser can control and adjust projector setting value via this page.
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Home
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Network Setting
Enduser can set IP address, group name and password as wish. After change
network configurations or password, projector will reboot automatically after
press "Apply".
Note: Group Name and projector Name must be less then 32 characters.
Alert Setting
Enduser can send mail with error message right away if projector has problem.
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After tap Logout, you will return to login page within 5 seconds.
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Logout
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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
2000/XP/Vista/
Windows 7/
Windows 8))
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 WUXGA-RB (1920 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 WUXGA-RB (1920 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
WUXGA-RB (1920 x 1200).
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4
5
6
7
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
•
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.
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•
•
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 3.9 to 39.4 feet (1.2 to 12.0
meters) (P1273/P1273n/P1273B/P1273i/P1276) from
the projector and 3.3 to 39.4 feet (1.0 to 10.0 meters)
(P1373WB/P1373W) from the projector. Refer to the
"How to Get a Preferred Image Size by Adjusting
Distance and Zoom" section for more information.
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9
10
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Image is stretched
when displaying a
"widescreen"
DVD title
Image is too small
or too large
Image has slanted
sides
Image is reversed
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.
•
If you play an Letterbox(LBX) format DVD title,
please change the format to Letterbox(LBX) in the
projector OSD.
•
•
Adjust the zoom lever on the top of the projector.
•
Press "MENU" on the remote control. Go to "Image -> Aspect Ratio" and try different settings or press
"RATIO" on the remote control to adjust directly.
•
If possible, reposition the projector so that it is
centered on the screen.
•
Press the "Keystone / " button on the remote
control until the sides are vertical.
•
Press "MENU" on the remote control. Go to "Image -> Auto Keystone" and choose "Off" on the OSD, if
"Keystone" button is not available on the remote
control.
•
Select "Image --> Projection Mode" on the OSD and
adjust the projection direction.
Move the projector closer to or further from the
screen.
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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.
Replace the lamp - the lamp is about to reach its maximum
lifetime. Prepare to replace it soon.
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OSD Messages
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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.
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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
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Cleaning and replacing the dust filters
Cleaning the dust filters
Clean the dust filters after every 1000 hours of use. If they are note cleaned
periodically, they can become clogged with dust, preventing proper ventilation.
This can cause overheating and damage the projector.
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Follow these steps:
1
2
3
4
5
Turn the projector off. Wait for the Power LED to stop flashing then
unplug the power cord.
Allow the projector at least 30 mins to cool down.
Pull out the dust filter. (Illustration #1, 2)
To clean the dust filters, use a small vacuum cleaner designed for
computers and other office equipment.
If the dirt is difficult to remove or the filter is broken, please contact your
local dealer or service center to obtain a new filter.
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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.
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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
Open the screw cover on the right side of the projector. (Illustration #1)
5
Use a screwdriver to loosen the screw on the right side of the projector.
(Illustration #2)
6
Push and slide the top cover (Illustration #3) and then open the top cover.
(Illustration #4)
7
Loosen two screws on the lamp module (Illustration #5) and pull up the
lamp bar. (Illustration #6)
8
Pull out the lamp module by force. (Illustration #7)
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.
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If you wish to install the projector using a ceiling mount, please refer to the
steps below:
Drill four holes into a solid, structurally sound part of the ceiling, and
secure the mount base.
m
m
m
13 m
20
1
.9
49mm
mm
8.4
130 mm
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
Short Rod
Long Rod
Extension Rod
Screw Type A
50 mm length / 8 mm diameter -
Long Cylinder Cap
Allen Key
- For tightening/loosening
Tightening Screw
Medium Rod
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3
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/ 8 mm diameter
- For tightening/loosening
Tightening Screw
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Adjust the angle and positioning as necessary.
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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
P1273/P1273n/P1276/P1373W/
P1273B/P1273i/P1373WB
Washer Type
Diameter (mm)
Length (mm)
Large
Small
3
20
V
V
75.28 mm
82.30 mm
55.00 mm 55.00 mm
SCREW SPEC. M3 x 20 mm
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Specifications
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
P1373WB/P1373W: Native: WXGA (1280 x 800),
Maximum: UXGA (1600 x 1200),
1080p(1920x1080)
P1273/P1273n/P1273B/P1273i/P1276: Native: XGA (1024
x 768), Maximum: UXGA (1600 x 1200),
1080p(1920x1080)
Computer compatibility
IBM PC and compatibles, Apple Macintosh, iMac and
VESA standards: SXGA, XGA, VGA, SVGA, SXGA+,
WXGA, WXGA+, WSXGA+
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
1.07 Billion colors
Projection lens
P1273/P1273n/P1273B/P1273i/P1276: F/2.41~2.55, f =
21.79~23.99 mm, 1.1X manual zoom lens
P1373WB/P1373W: F/2.5 ~2.6, f = 21.86~24.00 mm, 1.1X
manual zoom lens
Projection screen size (diagonal)
P1273/P1273n/P1273B/P1273i/P1276: 27.46" (0.70 m) 302.8" (7.69 m)
P1373WB/P1373W: 27.3" (0.69 m) - 300" (7.62 m)
Projection distance
P1273/P1273n/P1273B/P1273i/P1276: 3.9' (1.2 m) - 39.4'
(12.0 m)
P1373WB/P1373W: 3.3' (1.0 m) - 32.8' (10.0 m)
Throw ratio
P1273/P1273n/P1273B/P1273i/P1276: 50"@2m (1.95 2.15:1)
P1373WB/P1373W: 60"@2m (1.55 ~ 1.70:1)
Horizontal scan rate
30k - 100 kHz
Vertical refresh scan rate
25-85 Hz, 120Hz (for 3D mode only)
Lamp type
P1273/P1273n/P1273B/P1373WB/P1373W: 190 W userreplaceable lamp
P1276: 240 W user-replaceable lamp
Keystone correction
+/- 40 degrees
Audio
Internal speaker with 2 W output
Weight
2.4 Kg (5.29 Ibs.)
Dimensions (L x W x H)
288 mm x 225 mm x 83.3 mm (11.3" x 8.9" x 3.3")
Remote control
Full-function remote control
Digital Zoom
2X
Power supply
AC input 100 - 240 V, 50 - 60 Hz
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P1273/P1273n/P1273B/P1273i/P1373WB/P1373W:
Normal mode: 235W ± 10% @ 110VAC
ECO mode: 197W ± 10% @ 110VAC
Standby mode < 0.5W
P1276:
Normal mode: 305W ± 10% @ 110VAC
ECO mode: 240W ± 10% @ 110VAC
Standby mode < 0.5W
Operating temperature
5°C to 40°C / 41°F to 104°F
Standard package contents
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•
•
•
•
•
•
AC power cord x1
VGA 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
I/O connectors
P1273/P1276/
P1373W
P1273n
P1373WB/
P1273B/
P1273i
Power socket
V
V
V
RJ45 LAN input
X
V
V
Mini USB
V
V
V
HDMI
V
V
V
VGA output
V
V
V
VGA IN 1
V
V
V
VGA IN 2
V
V
V
Composite video
V
V
V
S-Video
V
V
V
3.5 mm audio jack input
V
V
V
3.5 mm audio jack output V
V
V
RS232
V
V
V
USB A1
X
X
V
USB A2
X
X
V
* Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
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Power consumption
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Compatibility modes
A. VGA Analog
1
VGA Analog - PC Signal
Modes
VGA
SVGA
XGA
SXGA
QuadVGA
SXGA+
UXGA
PowerBook G4
i Mac DV (G3)
Resolution
640x480
640x480
640x480
640x480
640x480
800x600
800x600
800x600
800x600
800x600
800x600
1024x768
1024x768
1024x768
1024x768
1024x768
1152x864
1152x864
1152x864
1280x1024
1280x1024
1280x1024
1280x1024
1280x960
1280x960
1400x1050
1600x1200
640x480
640x480
800x600
1024x768
1152x870
1280x960
1024x768
V.Frequency [Hz]
60
72
75
85
119.51
56
60
72
75
85
119.85
60
70
75
85
119.804
70
75
85
60
72
75
85
60
75
60
60
60
66.6(67)
60
60
75
75
75
H.Frequency [KHz]
31.47
37.86
37.50
43.27
61.60
35.20
37.88
48.08
46.88
53.67
77.20
48.36
56.48
60.02
68.67
98.80
63.80
67.50
77.10
63.98
77.90
79.98
91.15
60.00
75.00
65.32
75.00
31.50
35.00
37.88
48.36
68.68
75.20
60.30
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VGA Analog - Extended Wide timing
Modes
WXGA
UWXGA
3
Resolution
1280x768
1280x768
1280x768
1280x720
1280x800
1440x900
1680x1050
1366x768
1920x1080-RB
1920x1200-RB
V.Frequency [Hz]
60
75
85
60
60
60
60
60
60
60 (59.95)
H.Frequency [KHz]
47.78
60.29
68.63
44.80
49.60
55.90
65.30
47.71
66.60
74.04
VGA Analog -Component Signal
Modes
480i
480p
576i
576p
720p
720p
1080i
1080i
1080p
1080p
1080p
1080p
Graphic source
monitor range
limits
Resolution
V.Frequency [Hz]
720x480
59.94 (29.97)
720x480
59.94
720x576
50(25)
720x576
50
1280x720
60
1280x720
50
1920x1080
60(30)
1920x1080
50(25)
1920x1080
60
1920x1080
50
1920x1080
24
1920x1080
23.97
Horizontal scan rate:
Vertical scan rate:
Max. pixel rate:
H.Frequency [KHz]
15.70
31.47
15.60
31.25
45.00
37.50
33.75
28.10
67.50
56.25
27.00
26.97
30-100 kHz
50-120 Hz
165 MHz
B. HDMI Digital
1
HDMI - PC Signal (same as DVI)
Modes
VGA
Resolution
640x480
640x480
640x480
640x480
V.Frequency [Hz]
60
72
75
85
H.Frequency [KHz]
31.47
37.86
37.50
43.27
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SVGA
XGA
PowerBook G4
i Mac DV (G3)
2
640x480
800x600
800x600
800x600
800x600
800x600
800x600
1024x768
1024x768
1024x768
1024x768
1152x864
1152x864
1280x1024
1280x1024
1280x1024
1280x1024
1280x960
640x480
640x480
800x600
1024x768
1152x870
1280x960
1024x768
119.51
56
60
72
75
85
119.85
60
70
75
119.804
75
85
60
72
75
85
75
60
66.6(67)
60
60
75
75
75
61.61
35.20
37.88
48.08
46.88
53.67
77.20
48.36
56.48
60.02
98.80
67.50
77.10
64.00
77.90
79.98
91.15
75.00
31.50
35.00
37.88
48.36
68.68
75.20
60.30
HDMI - Extended Wide timing (same as DVI)
Modes
WXGA
UWXGA
Resolution
1280x768
1280x768
1280x768
1280x720
1280x800
1440x900
1680x1050
1366x768
1920x1080-RB
1920x1200-RB
V.Frequency [Hz]
60
75
85
60
60
60
60
60
60
60 (59.95)
H.Frequency [KHz]
47.78
60.29
68.63
44.80
49.60
55.90
65.30
47.71
66.60
74.04
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HDMI - Video Signal
Modes
480i
480p
576i
576p
720p
720p
1080i
1080i
1080p
1080p
1080p
1080p
1080p
Graphic source
monitor range
limits
Resolution
V.Frequency [Hz]
720x480
59.94 (29.97)
720x480
59.94
720x576
50(25)
720x576
50
1280x720
60
1280x720
50
1920x1080
60(30)
1920x1080
50(25)
1920x1080
60
1920x1080
50
1920x1080
24
1920x1080
23.97
1920x1200-RB
60(59.95)
Horizontal scan rate:
Vertical scan rate:
Max. pixel rate:
H.Frequency [KHz]
15.70
31.47
15.60
31.25
45.00
37.50
33.75
28.10
67.50
56.25
27.00
26.97
74.04
30-100 kHz
50-120 Hz
170 MHz
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Regulations and safety notices
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.
Cet appareil numérique de la classe B est conforme a la norme NMB-003 du
Canada.
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.
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).
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.
List of applicable countries
This device must be used in strict accordance with the regulations and constraints in the
country of use. For further information, please contact the local office in the country of use.
Please see http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/rtte/implem.htm for the latest country list.
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Remarque à l'intention des utilisateurs canadiens
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Acer Incorporated
8F, 88, Sec. 1, Xintai 5th Rd., Xizhi
New Taipei City 221, Taiwan
Declaration of Conformity
We,
Acer Incorporated
8F, 88, Sec. 1, Xintai 5th Rd., Xizhi, New Taipei City 221, Taiwan
Contact Person: Mr. RU Jan, e-mail:ru.jan@acer.com
And,
Acer Italy s.r.l
Via Lepetit, 40, 20020 Lainate (MI) Italy
Tel: +39-02-939-921 ,Fax: +39-02 9399-2913
www.acer.it
Declare under our own responsibility that the product:
Product:
Projector
Trade Name:
Acer
Model Number:
DNX1123/DWX1125/DWX1129/DNX1130/DNX1131/DNX1146
P1273/P1273n/P1276/P1373W/P1273B/P1273i/P1373WB
To which this declaration refers conforms to the relevant standard or other standardizing documents:
•
•
•
•
•
EN 55022:2006/A1:2007 Class B; EN 55024:2010
EN 61000-3-2:2006+A1:2009+A2:2009 Class A; EN61000-3-3:2008
EN 60950-1:2006+A11:2009+A1:2010+A12:2011
EN 50581:2012
Regulation (EC) No. 1275/2008; EN 62301:2005
We hereby declare above product is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant
provisions of EMC Directive 2004/108/EC, Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC, 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.
Year to begin affixing CE marking 2013.
_______________________________
RU Jan / Sr. Manager
Regulation, Acer Inc.
Mar. 20, 2013
Date
Acer America Corporation
333 West San Carlos St.,
Suite 1500
San Jose, CA 95110
U. S. A.
Tel: 254-298-4000
Fax: 254-298-4147
www.acer.com
Federal Communications Commission
Declaration of Conformity
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.
The following local Manufacturer / Importer is responsible for this declaration:
Product:
DLP Projector
Model Number:
DNX1123/DWX1125/DWX1129/DNX1130/DN
X1131/DNX1146
Machine Type:
P1273/P1273n/P1276/P1373W/P1273B/P1273i/
P1373WB
Name of Responsible Party:
Acer America Corporation
Address of Responsible Party:
333 West San Carlos St.
Suite 1500
San Jose, CA 95110
U. S. A.
Contact Person:
Acer Representative
Phone No.:
254-298-4000
Fax No.:
254-298-4147
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