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Acer LCD Monitor Quick Start Guide (QSG)
Please read the following instructions carefully.
To clean the LCD monitor screen:
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
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.
Package contents
Power cord
VGA cable
DVI cable
DP cable Quick start
Attaching the monitor to the base
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
Turn off your computer and unplug your computer's power
Connect the signal cable to the VGA and/or DVI-D (optional)
and /or DP (optional) input socket of the monitor, and
the VGA and/or DVI-D (optional) and/or DP (optional)
output socket of the graphics card on the computer. Then
tighten the thumbscrews on the signal cable connector.
Optional: Connect the audio input socket (AUDIO IN) of the
LCD monitor and the line-out port on the computer with
the audio cable.
Insert the monitor power cable into the power port at the
back of the monitor.
Plug the power cords of your computer and your monitor
into a nearby electrical outlet.
Important safety instructions
External controls
Power button
Turns the monitor on/off. Blue indicates power on. Amber indicates
standby/ power saving mode.
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Minus / Plus
OSD functions
If the OSD is active, press the Minus or Plus buttons to toggle between
the OSD options. If the OSD is inactive, press the Minus or Plus buttons to
adjust the volume. (Optional)
Press to view the OSD. Press again to enter a selection in the OSD.
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.
a. When the OSD menu is active, this button will act as the exit key ( exit
OSD menu).
b. When the OSD menu is inactive, press this button to select scenario
Regulations and safety notices
FCC 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:
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.
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.
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
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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 ab ut 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.
Information for your safety and comfort
Safety instructions
Read these instructions carefully. Keep this document for future reference.
Follow all warnings and instructions marked on the product.
Cleaning your monitor
Please carefully follow these guidelines when cleaning the monitor:
Always unplug the monitor before cleaning.
Use a soft cloth to wipe the screen and cabinet front and sides.
Connecting/disconnecting the device
Observe the following guidelines when connecting and disconnecting power
from the LCD monitor:
Make sure the monitor is attached to its base before connecting the power
cord to the AC power outlet.
Make sure both the LCD monitor and the computer are turned off before
connecting any cable or unplugging the power cord.
If the system has multiple sources of power, disconnect power from the
system by unplugging all power cords from the power supplies.
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 from the equipment, be sure to unplug the power cord from
the electrical outlet.
Disposal of waste equipment by user in private household in the European Union
Safe listening
To protect your hearing, follow these instructions.
Gradually increase the volume until you can hear it clearly and comfortably
and without distortion.
After setting the volume level, do not increase it after your ears have
Limit the amount of time listening to music at high volume.
Avoid turning up the volume to block out noisy surroundings.
Turn the volume down if you can't hear people speaking near you.
Do not use this product near water.
Do not place this product on an unstable cart, stand or table. If the product
falls, it could be seriously damaged.
Slots and openings are provided for ventilation to ensure reliable
operation of the product and to protect it from overheating. These
openings must not be blocked or covered. The openings should never be
blocked by placing the product on a bed, sofa, rug or other similar surface.
This product should never be placed near or over a radiator or heat
register, or in a built-in installation unless proper ventilation is provided.
Never push objects of any kind into this product through cabinet slots as
they may touch dangerous voltage points or short-out parts that could
result in a fire or electric shock. Never spill liquid of any kind onto or into
the product.
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 internal
Using electrical power
This product should be operated from the type of power indicated on the
marking label. If you are not sure of the type of power available, consult
your dealer or local power company.
Do not allow anything to rest on the power cord. Do not locate this
product where people will walk on the cord.
If an extension cord is used with this product, make sure that the total
ampere rating of the equipment plugged into the extension cord does not
exceed the extension cord ampere rating. Also, make sure that the total
rating of all products plugged into the wall outlet does not exceed the fuse
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 power cord 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 power cord plug. Do not insert
the plug into a non-grounded power outlet. Contact your electrician for
Warning! The grounding pin is a safety feature. Using a power
outlet that is not properly grounded may result in electric shock
and/or injury.
Note: The grounding pin also provides good protection from
unexpected noise produced by other nearby electrical devices that
may interfere with the performance of this product.
Use the product only with the supplied power supply cord set. If you need
to replace the power cord set, make sure that the new power cord meets
the following requirements: detachable type, UL listed/CSA certified, type
SPT-2, rated 7 A 125 V minimum, VDE approved or its equivalent, 4.5
meters (15 feet) maximum length.
Attaching the Base
-------------------------------------------------------------------Note: Remove the monitor and monitor base from its packaging.
Carefully place the monitor face-down on a stable surface -- use a
cloth to avoid scratching the screen.
Remove: Reverse the steps to remove the base.
Screen position adjustment
To optimize the viewing position, you can adjust the monitor tilt by using
both of your hands to hold the edges of the monitor as shown below.
The monitor can be adjusted to 25 degrees up or 5 degrees down.
Display Colors
Dot Clock
Max. Resolution
Plug & Play
Power consumption
Input Connector
Input Video Signal
2W x 2(Only Audio-Input Model)
100-240V~, 50/60Hz
Operating Temp: 5° to 35°C
Storage Temp: -20° to 60°C
Operating Humidity: 10% to 85%
543.6 (W) x 408.8(H) x 206.9(D)mm
4.0kg Unit (net)
Maximum Screen Size
Power Source
Weight (N. W.)
Tilt: -5° to +25°
Swivel: No
Height adjustment: No
Pivot: No
Detachable foot stand: Yes (by Release button)
Mechanism spec
Switch / Buttons
Power Button
Left(<) /Right(>)
Auto/ Exit
E(Empowering) Key
ACM On\Off
H. Position
V. Position
(Warm) Color
(Cool) Color
RGB Color temperature
OSD position. timeout
Auto configuration (only Analog input model)
Input signal Selection (only Dual input model)
Display information
* All specifications are subject to change without notice.
Regulatory Compliance
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LCD Panel
Driving system
23"W FP
Pixel pitch
0.26mm(H) x 0.26mm(V)
100,000,000:1Max. (ACM)
Viewable angle
178° (H) 178° (V) (CR=10)
Response time
6ms (on/off)
Panel Type,36
R, G, B Analog Interface
54.2KHz – 83.8KHz
16.7M Colors
1920 x 1080@60Hz
ON Mode
Sleep Mode
Off Mode
DVI-D 24pin (Only Dual-Input Model)
DisplayPort19pin (Only DP Model)
Analog:0.7Vp-p(standard), 75 OHM, Positive
Digital signal (Only Dual-Input Model)
DP signal (Only DP Model)
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