User`s guide | Epson 1810P Projection Television User Manual

PowerLite 1810p
Quick Setup
Connect the projector
to your notebook
Locate the required cables:
Power cord
VGA computer cable
onnect the computer cable to the blue Computer1 port on the projector.
onnect the other end to your notebook’s video-out or
monitor port.
Before using the projector, make sure you read the safety
instructions in the User´s Guide on your projector CD.
Follow these instructions to connect the projector to your notebook.
For other setup options, see your User’s Guide.
NOTE: If your notebook has a DVI connector, you need to use an
optional DVI-to-VGA adapter with the included computer cable
(see your computer’s documentation).
Connect the power cord to the
projector, then plug the other end
into an electrical outlet.
Turn on your equipment
Turn on your notebook.
Open the A/V Mute slide (lens cover).
NOTE: The slide must be
opened completely.
Make sure the Power light
is orange and not flashing.
If you’ve turned on your notebook and you don’t see an image, press the Source Search button on the projector or the Search button on the remote control to select the image source.
NOTE: If you still see a blank screen or have other display problems,
see the troubleshooting tips on the back of this sheet.
Adjust the image
o raise the image, press
the foot release button
for the front adjustable
foot and lift the front.
Release the button to
lock the foot in position.
Power light
Power button
Press the
Power button
to turn on the projector.
Turn the focus ring to sharpen the image.
Turn the zoom ring to reduce or
enlarge the image.
To shut down the projector:
1. Press the
Power button twice.
2. W
hen the orange light stops flashing and the projector beeps, you can unplug the projector.
If your image looks like
, or
, press the Quick Setup
button on the projector and follow the on-screen instructions.
Turn over
Quick Setup
PowerLite 1810p
Using the remote control
If this is your first time using the remote, make sure its batteries
are installed as shown (two AAA batteries).
If you see a blank screen...
If you see a blank screen or the No signal message after turning on
your notebook, check the following:
Turn projector on and off
Zoom in on part of
the projected image
Navigate projector menus
Turn off projector
display and sound
ake sure the Power light on the projector is green and not flashing,
and the A/V Mute slide (lens cover) is open.
ress the Source Search button on the projector or the Search
button on the remote control to select the computer as the image source.
If you’re using a Windows® notebook, press the function key on your
keyboard that lets you display on an external monitor. It may be
labeled CRT/LCD or have an icon such as
. You may have to
hold down the Fn key while pressing it. Allow a few seconds for
the projector to sync up after changing the setting.
If the projector and notebook
don’t display the same image...
Choose which source
to display
If your image displays either on the projector or notebook, but not on
both, check the following:
Control projector volume
key as described above. On most systems,
Try using the CRT/LCD or
this key lets you toggle between the LCD screen and the projector,
or display on both at the same time.
You can use the remote control to operate the projector. With the USB
cable, you can use the remote as a wireless mouse. For more information
on using the remote control, see your User’s Guide.
W here to get help
Telephone Support Services
To use the Epson PrivateLine® Support service, call (800) 637-7661 and enter
the PIN on the Epson PrivateLine Support card included with your projector.
This service is available 6 AM to 6 PM, Pacific Time, Monday through Friday, for the duration of your warranty period. You may also speak with a projector support specialist by dialing one of these numbers:
(562) 276-4394, 6 AM to 6 PM, Pacific Time,
Monday through Friday Canada: (905) 709-3839, 6 AM to 6 PM, Pacific Time,
Monday through Friday Toll or long distance charges may apply.
Internet Support
Visit Epson’s support website at and select your
product for solutions to common problems. You can download utilities and
documentation, get FAQs and troubleshooting advice, or e-mail Epson with
your questions.
Visit to access tips, templates, and
training for developing successful presentations.
If that doesn’t work, check your monitor settings to make sure both the
LCD screen and the external monitor port are enabled.
F rom the Windows Control Panel, open the Display utility. In Windows Vista,TM right-click on the desktop and select Personalize, then select Display Settings.
In the Display Properties dialog box, click the Settings tab, then click Advanced. In Windows Vista, click Advanced Settings.
he method for adjusting the setting varies;
you may have to click a Monitor tab, then
make sure the external Monitor port is set
as your primary display and/or enabled.
See your notebook’s manual or online help
for details.
Macintosh® OS X
From the Apple® menu, select System
Preferences, then select Displays.
S elect the VGA Display or Color LCD
dialog box.
lick the Arrangement (or Arrange) C
tab and click Mirror Displays.
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