LG | 29UM59A | LG 29UM59A Owner’s Manual

Owner's Manual
IPS LED MONITOR
(LED MONITOR*)
*LG LED Monitors are LCD Monitors with LED Backlighting.
Please read the safety information carefully before using the product.
IPS LED Monitor (LED Monitor) Model List
29UM59A
www.lg.com
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Contents
CONTENTS
ENGLISH
ENG
3 LICENSE
18 USER SETTINGS
4 ASSEMBLING AND PREPARING
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Product Components
Supported Drivers and Software
Component and Button Description
- How to Use the Joystick Button
Input Connector
Moving and Lifting the Monitor
Installing the Monitor
- Assembling the stand base
- Using the cable holder
- Installing onto a table
- Adjusting the angle
- Using the Kensington lock
- Installing the wall mount plate
- Installing to a wall
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Connecting to a PC
- HDMI connection
- USB-C connection
Connecting to AV Devices
- HDMI connection
Connecting to External Devices
- Connecting Headphones
Activating the Main Menu
- Main Menu Features
User Settings
- Menu Settings
23 TROUBLESHOOTING
25 ‌SPECIFICATIONS
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29UM59A
Factory Support Mode (Preset Mode, PC)
HDMI / USB-C
HDMI / USB-C Timing (Video)
Power LED
LICENSE
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LICENSE
The terms HDMI and HDMI High-Definition Multimedia Interface, and the HDMI logo
are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States
and other countries.
The following content is only applied to the monitor which is sold in Europe market and which needs to meet the ErP
Directive:
* This monitor is set to be turned off automatically in 4 hours after you turned on display if there is no adjustment to display.
* To make this setting be disabled, change the option to ‘Off’ in OSD menu of “Automatic Standby”.
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Each model has different licenses. Visit www.lg.com for more information on the license.
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ASSEMBLING AND PREPARING
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Product Components
Please check whether all the components are included in the box before using the product. If there are missing components, contact the retail store where you purchased the product. Note that the product and components may look
different from those shown here.
or
CD(Owner's Manual) /
Card
Power Cord
( Depending on the country )
HDMI Cable
USB C-C cable
( This cable is not included
in all countries. )
( This cable is not included
in all countries. )
Stand Body
AC-DC Adapter
Stand Base
Cable Holder
AC-DC Adapter
( Depending on the country )
Screw Cover
2 Screws
CAUTION
Always use genuine components to ensure safety and product performance.
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The product warranty will not cover damage or injury caused by the use of counterfeit components.
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It is recommend that use the supplied components.
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If you use generic cables not certified by LG, the screen may not display or there may be image noises.
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NOTE
Note that the components may look different from those shown here.
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Without prior notice, all information and specifications in this manual are subject to change to improve the
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performance of the product.
To purchase optional accessories, visit an electronics store or online shopping site or contact the retail store
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where you purchased the product.
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Supported Drivers and Software
Drivers and Software
Installation Priority
29UM59A
Monitor Driver
Recommended
O
OnScreen Control
Recommended
O
Optional
O
Dual Controller
Required and Recommended: You can download and install the latest version from the enclosed CD or from the
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LGE website (www.lg.com).
Optional: You can download and install the latest version from the LGE website (www.lg.com).
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Check the drivers and software supported by your product and refer to the manuals on the CD enclosed in the product
package.
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Component and Button Description
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Joystick Button
Power LED
yyOn: power is on
yyOff: power is off
How to Use the Joystick Button
You can easily control the functions of the monitor by pressing the joystick button or moving it left/right with your
finger.
Basic Functions
◄/►
Power on
Press the joystick button once with your finger to turn on the
monitor.
Power off
Press and hold the joystick button once with your finger to turn off the
monitor.
Volume
Control
You can control the volume by moving the joystick button left/right.
NOTE
yy The joystick button is located at the bottom of the monitor.
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Input Connector
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Moving and Lifting the Monitor
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When moving or lifting the monitor, follow these instructions to prevent the monitor from being scratched
or damaged and to ensure safe transportation regardless of its shape or size.
CAUTION
As far as possible, avoid touching the monitor
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screen. This may result in damage to the screen or
some of the pixels used to create images.
It is advisable to place the monitor in the original
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box or packing material before attempting to
move it.
Before moving or lifting the monitor, disconnect
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the power cord and all cables.
Hold the top and bottom of the monitor frame
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firmly. Do not hold the screen itself.
If you use the monitor panel without the stand
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base, its joystick button may cause the monitor to
become unstable and fall, resulting in damage to
the monitor or human injury. In addition, this may
cause the joystick button to malfunction.
When holding the monitor, the screen should face
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away from you to prevent it being scratched.
When moving the monitor, avoid any strong shock
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or vibrations to the product.
When moving the monitor, keep it upright, never
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turn the monitor on its side or tilt it sideways.
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Installing the Monitor
1 Place the screen face down.
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1 Attach the Stand Base to Stand Body.
2 Tighten the screw to the right.
Stand Body
Stand Base
CAUTION
To protect the screen from scratches, cover the
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surface with a soft cloth.
4 Attach the screw cover.
2 Check the direction of the stand body (front, back)
and then mount the stand body onto the stand
hinge.
Stand Body
Stand Hinge
CAUTION
Applying excessive force when tightening the
screws may cause damage to the monitor. Damage caused in this way will not be covered by the
product warranty.
CAUTION
It may hurt your foot off the stand, so be careful.
NOTE
You can disassemble the stand in the reverse
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order of the assembly.
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Assembling the stand base
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Using the cable holder
Installing onto a table
Arrange the cables using the cable holder as shown in
the illustration.
1 Lift the monitor and place it on the table in an upright position.
Place at least 100 mm away from the wall to ensure
sufficient ventilation.
100 mm
100 mm
100 mm
100 mm
cable holder
2 Connect the Power cord to the monitor, then plug
the power cord into the wall outlet.
or
3 Press the joystick button on the bottom of the
monitor to turn on the monitor.
CAUTION
Unplug the power cord prior to moving or installyy
ing the monitor. There is risk of electric shock.
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Cautions When Connecting Power Cord
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Adjusting the angle
on the stand base.
2 Adjust the angle of the screen. The angle of the
screen can be adjusted forwards or backwards for a
comfortable viewing experience.
100-240 V~
20°
-5°
Make sure to use the power cord that is proyy
vided in the product package and connect it to a
grounded power outlet.
If you need another power cord, please contact
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your local dealer or the nearest retail store.
Rear Side
Front Side
WARNING
To avoid injury to the fingers when adjusting the
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screen, do not hold the lower part of the monitor's frame as illustrated below.
Be careful not to touch or press the screen area
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when adjusting the angle of the monitor.
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1 Place the monitor in an upright position, mounted
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Using the Kensington lock
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ENG
The Kensington security system connector is located at
the back of the Monitor set.
For more information on installation and usage, refer to
the Kensington lock user manual or visit the website at
http://www.kensington.com.
Connect the Kensington security system cable between
the Monitor set and a table.
NOTE
Use of the Kensington lock is optional.
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The accessories can be purchased at your local
electronics store.
NOTE
The left or right side of the monitor head can be
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slightly rotated up or down (up to 3°). Adjust the
horizontal level of the monitor head.
Monitor head
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Installing to a wall
This monitor supports the specification of the standard
wall mount plate or compatible device.
Install the monitor at least 100 mm away from the wall
and leave about 100 mm of space at each side of the
monitor to ensure sufficient ventilation. Detailed installation instructions can be obtained from your local retail
store. Please refer to the manual to install and set up a
tilting wall mounting bracket.
1 Place the screen face down. To protect the screen
from scratches, cover the surface with a soft cloth.
2 Place the wall mount plate onto the monitor and
align it with the screw holes.
3 Tighten the four screws to fix the plate to the monitor using a screwdriver.
100 mm
NOTE
The wall mount plate is sold separately.
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For more information on installation, refer to the
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wall mount plate's installation guide.
Be careful not to use excessive force when
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mounting the wall mount plate, as this can damage the monitor's screen.
100 mm
100 mm
100 mm
To install the monitor to a wall, attach a wall mounting
bracket (optional) to the back of the monitor.
Make sure that the wall mounting bracket is securely fixed
to the monitor and to the wall.
1 If you use screw longer than standard, the monitor
might be damaged internally.
2 If you use improper screw, the product might be damaged and drop from mounted position.
In this case, LG Electronics is not responsible for it.
Wall Mount (A x B)
Standard screw
Number of screws
Wall Mount Plate
(Optional)
75 x 75
M4 x L10
4
RW120
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Installing the wall mount plate
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NOTE
Wall Mount (A x B)
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A
B
CAUTION
Unplug the power cord before moving or installyy
ing the monitor to avoid electric shocks.
Installing the monitor on the ceiling or on a
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slanted wall may result in the monitor falling off,
which could lead to injury. Please use the genuine LG wall mounting bracket. For more information, contact your local retail store or a qualified
installer.
Applying excessive force when fastening screws
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may cause damage to the monitor. Damage
caused in this way will not be covered by the
product warranty.
Use the wall mounting bracket and screws
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that conform to the VESA standard. Damage
caused by the use or misuse of inappropriate
components will not be covered by the product
warranty.
Screw length from outer surface of back cover
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should be under 8mm.
Wall mount Pad
Back Cover
Wall mount Pad
Back Cover
Standard screw
Max.8mm
Use the screws specified by the VESA standard.
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The wall mount kit includes the installation guide
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and all necessary parts.
The wall mounting bracket is optional. The accesyy
sories can be purchased at your local retail store.
The length of the screw may differ for each wall
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mounting bracket. Ensure the correct length
screw is used.
For more information, please refer to the user
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manual for the wall mounting bracket.
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USING THE MONITOR
This monitor supports the *Plug and Play feature.
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*Plug and Play: A feature that allows you to add
a device to your computer without having to
reconfigure anything or install any manual drivers.
HDMI connection
Transmits the digital video and audio signals from your
PC and A/V devices to the monitor. Connect your PC
and AV device to the monitor with the HDMI cable as
illustrated below.
Press the menu button and then select the input option
from the input menu.
NOTE
If you use HDMI PC, it can cause compatibility
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problem.
Use a certified cable with the HDMI logo attached.
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If you do not use a certified HDMI cable, the
screen may not display or a connection error may
occur.
Recommended HDMI cable types
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- High-Speed HDMI®/TM Cable
- High-Speed HDMI®/TM Cable with Ethernet
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Connecting to a PC
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USB-C connection
Connecting to AV Devices
Transmits digital video and audio signals from your PC
to the monitor.
Connect the monitor to your PC using the USB-C cable
as shown in the illustration below.
Press the menu button and then select the input option
from the input menu.
HDMI connection
Transmits the digital video and audio signals from your
PC and A/V devices to the monitor. Connect your PC
and AV device to the monitor with the HDMI cable as
illustrated below.
Press the menu button and then select the input option
from the input menu.
(USB C-C cable)
NOTE
yy DP Alternate Mode(DP over USB-C) are supported
via USB-C Port.
yy Features may not work properly depending on
the connected device’s specifications and the
environment.
yy USB-C port doesn’t provide power to the Monitor.
Use the Adapter supplied with the Monitor.
NOTE
Use a certified cable with the HDMI logo attached.
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If you do not use a certified HDMI cable, the
screen may not display or a connection error may
occur.
Recommended HDMI cable types
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- High-Speed HDMI®/TM Cable
- High-Speed HDMI®/TM Cable with Ethernet
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Connecting to External Devices
Connect peripherals to the monitor via the headphones
port. Connect as illustrated.
(sold
separately)
(sold
separately)
NOTE
yy Peripheral devices are sold separately.
yy If you use angled earphones, it may cause a problem with connecting another external device to
the monitor. Therefore, it is recommended to use
straight earphones.
Angled
Straight
yy Depending on the audio settings of the PC and
external device, headphones and speaker functions
may be limited.
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Connecting Headphones
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User Settings
USER SETTINGS
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Activating the Main Menu
1 Press the joystick button on the bottom of the monitor.
2 Move the joystick up/down (▲/▼) and left/right(◄/►) to set the options.
3 Press the joystick button once more to exit the main menu.
Joystick Button
Button
Menu Status
Description
Main menu disabled
Enables the main menu.
Main menu enabled
Exits the main menu.
(Holding down the button to turn off the monitor. You can turn off the
monitor this way at any time, including when the OSD is on.)
◄
►
▲
▼
Main menu disabled
Adjusts the monitor volume level.
Main menu enabled
Enters the Input feature.
Main menu disabled
Adjusts the monitor volume level.
Main menu enabled
Enters the Menu features.
Main menu disabled
Displays information on the current input.
Main menu enabled
Turns off the monitor.
Main menu disabled
Displays information on the current input.
Main menu enabled
Enters the Game Mode features.
Main Menu Features
Main Menu
Power Off
Power Off
Input
Input
Exit
Power Off
Game Mode
Input
Exit
Menu
Game Mode
Exit
Menu
Power Off
Game Mode
Input
Exit
Game Mode
Menu
Menu
Description
Menu
Configures the screen settings.
Game Mode
You can change Picture Mode to a gaming mode.
Input
Sets input mode.
Power Off
Turns off the monitor.
Exit
Exits the main menu.
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User Settings
1 To view the OSD menu, press the joystick button at the bottom of the monitor and then enter the Menu.
2 Configure the options by moving the joystick up/down/left/right.
3 To return to the upper menu or set other menu items, move the joystick to◄ or pressing ( / Ok) it.
4 If you want to exit the OSD menu, move the joystick to ◄ until you exit.
yy When you enter the menu, instructions on how to use the button will appear in the bottom right corner of the screen.
Quick Settings
Input
Picture
General
CAUTION
yy Your monitor’s OSD (On Screen Display) may differ slightly from that shown in this manual.
Each option is described below.
Menu > Quick Settings
Brightness
Contrast
Volume
Description
Adjusts the color contrast and brightness of the screen.
Adjusts the volume level.
NOTE
yy You can adjust Mute / Unmute by moving the joystick button to▼in the Volume menu.
Menu > Input
Description
Input List
Selects the input mode.
Aspect Ratio
Adjusts the aspect ratio of the screen.
Full Wide
Displays the video in wide-screen, regardless of the video signal input.
Original
Displays video according to the aspect ratio of the video signal input.
Cinema1
Enlarges the screen with an aspect ratio of 21:9. (at 1080p)
Cinema2
Enlarges the screen with an aspect ratio of 21:9, including the black box at the bottom for
subtitles. (at 1080p)
NOTE
yy The display may look the same for Full Wide , Original at the recommended resolution (2560×1080).
yy There is no Cinema1, Cinema2 menu on FreeSync Mode. ( Go to Picture → Game Adjust → FreeSync, to set FreeSync On or Off)
Menu > Picture
Picture Mode
Description
Custom
Allows the user to adjust each element. The color mode of the main menu can be
adjusted.
Reader
Optimizes the screen for viewing documents. You can brighten the screen in the OSD
menu.
Photo
Optimizes the screen for photos.
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User Settings
Picture Mode
Cinema
Optimizes the screen for video.
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Color Weakness This mode is for users who cannot distinguish between red and green. It enables users with
color weakness to easily distinguish between the two colors.
FPS Game 1
This mode is optimized for FPS games.
FPS Game 2
It has a higher Black Stabilizer value than FPS Game 1. It is suitable for very dark FPS games.
RTS Game
This mode is optimized for RTS Game.
Custom (Game)
In this mode, users can customize various elements including game-related options.
NOTE
yy If the picture mode is changed in the screen may flicker or the resolution of your PC screen may be affected.
Picture Adjust
Brightness
Adjusts the brightness of the screen.
Contrast
Adjusts the contrast of the screen.
Sharpness
Adjusts the sharpness of the screen.
SUPER
RESOLUTION+
High
Optimized picture quality is displayed when a user wants crystal clear images. It
is effective for high quality video or game.
Middle
The optimized picture quality is displayed when a user wants images between
low and high modes for comfortable viewing. It is effective for UCC or SD video.
Low
The optimized picture quality is displayed when a user wants smooth and natural images.
It is effective for slow-moving pictures or still images.
Off
Select this option for everyday viewing. SUPER RESOLUTION+ is turned off in
this mode.
NOTE
yy Because this is a function to increase the sharpness of low resolution pictures, it is not
recommended to use the function for normal text or for desktop icons. Doing so may
result in unnecessarily high sharpness.
Black Level
DFC
Game Adjust
Response Time
FreeSync
Sets the offset level (for HDMI only).
yy Offset: as a reference for a video signal, this is the darkest color the monitor can display.
High
Keeps the current contrast ratio of the screen.
Low
Lowers the black levels and raises the white levels from the current contrast
ratio of the screen.
On
Adjusts the brightness automatically according to the screen.
Off
Disables the DFC feature.
Sets a response time for displayed pictures based on the speed of the screen.
For a normal environment, it is recommended that you use Normal. For a fast-moving picture,
it is recommended that you use Fast.
Setting to Fast may cause image sticking.
Fast
Sets the response time to Fast.
Normal
Sets the response time to Normal.
Slow
Sets the response time to Slow.
Off
Does not use the response time improvement feature.
Provides seamless and natural images by synchronizing the vertical frequency of the input
signal with that of the output signal.
CAUTION
yy Supported Interface: HDMI.
yy Supported Graphic Card : A graphic card that supports AMD’s FreeSync is
necessary.
yy Supported Version : Make sure to update the graphic card to the latest driver.
yy For more information and requirement, refer to AMD website at http://www.
amd.com/FreeSync
On
FreeSync function on.
Off
FreeSync function off.
User Settings
Game Adjust
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You can control the black contrast to have better visibility in dark scenes.
Increasing the Black Stabilizer value brightens the low gray level area on the screen. (You can
easily distinguish objects on dark game screens.)
Reducing the Black Stabilizer value darkens the low gray level area and increases the dynamic
contrast on the screen.
Cross Hair
Cross Hair provides a mark on the center of the screen for First Person Shooter(FPS) games.
Users can select the cross hair that fits their gaming environment among four different cross
hairs.
yy When the monitor is off or enters energy saving mode, the Cross Hair feature
is automatically turned Off.
Color Adjust
Gamma
Color Temp
Red
Mode 1, Mode The higher the gamma value, the darker the image becomes. Likewise, the lower
the gamma value, the lighter the image becomes.
2, Mode 3
Mode 4
If you do not need to adjust the gamma settings, select Mode 4.
Custom
The user can adjust it to red, green, or blue by customization.
Warm
Sets the screen color to a reddish tone.
Medium
Sets the screen color between a red and blue tone.
Cool
Sets the screen color to a bluish tone.
You can customize the picture color using Red, Green, and Blue colors.
Green
Blue
Six Color
Picture Reset
Meets the user requirements for colors by adjusting the hue and saturation of the six colors
(Red, Green, Blue, Cyan, Magenta and Yellow) and then saving the settings.
Hue
Adjusts the tone of the screen colors.
Saturation
Adjusts the saturation of the screen colors. The lower the value, the less
saturated and brighter the colors become. The higher the value, the more
saturated and darker the colors become.
Do you want to reset your settings?
Yes
Reset
No
Cancel
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Black Stabilizer
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User Settings
Menu > General
Description
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Language
Sets the menu screen to the desired language.
SMART ENERGY
SAVING
High
Saves energy using the high-efficiency SMART ENERGY SAVING feature.
Low
Saves energy using the low-efficiency SMART ENERGY SAVING feature.
Off
Disables the SMART ENERGY SAVING feature.
Power LED
Turns the power LED on the front of the monitor on.
On
The power LED turns on.
Off
The power LED turns off.
Automatic Standby
Feature that automatically turns off the monitor when there is no movement on the screen for a period
of time. You can set a timer for the auto-off function. (Off, 4 H, 6 H, and 8 H)
DisplayPort 1.2
Enables or disables DisplayPort 1.2.
NOTE
yy Be sure to configure this option according to the DisplayPort version supported by your
graphics card. Set this option to Disable if your graphics card does not support DisplayPort 1.2.
OSD Lock
This feature disables the configuration and adjustment of menus.
On
Enables OSD Lock.
Off
Disables OSD Lock.
NOTE
yy All features are disabled except Brightness, Contrast, Volume, Input, OSD Lock in General and
the Exit button.
Reset
Do you want to reset your settings?
No
Cancel the select.
Yes
Returns to the default settings.
NOTE
yy Saving Data depends on the Panel. So, those values should be different from each panel and panel vendor. If option of SMART
ENERGY SAVING is High or Low, monitor luminance become higher or lower depend on source.
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TROUBLESHOOTING
Is the monitor's power cord plugged in?
Check if the power cord is correctly plugged into the power outlet.
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Is the power LED on?
Check the power cable connection and press the power button.
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Check that the connected input is enabled (Menu >Input > Input list).
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Is the power on and the power LED
displaying white?
Is the power LED blinking?
Is the OUT OF RANGE message being
displayed?
Is the No Signal message being
displayed?
If the monitor is in sleep mode, move the mouse, or press any key on the
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keyboard, to switch the display on.
Check if the computer is turned on.
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This occurs when signals transferred from the PC (graphics card) are out
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of the horizontal or vertical frequency range of the monitor. Please see
the Product Specification section of this manual to set the appropriate
frequency.
This is displayed when the signal cable between the PC and the monitor is
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missing or disconnected. Check the cable and reconnect it.
The OSD lock message is being displayed.
Are some functions not avail-able when
you press the Menu button?
The OSD is locked. Go to Menu > General and set OSD Lock to Off.
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The screen retains an image.
Does image sticking occur even when
the monitor is turned off?
Displaying a still image for a prolonged time may cause damage to the
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screen, resulting in the retention of the image.
To extend the lifetime of the monitor, use a screensaver.
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Screen display is unstable and shaky / Images displayed on the monitor leave shadow trails.
Did you select the appropriate
resolution?
If the selected resolution is HDMI 1080i 60/50 Hz (interlaced), the screen
yy
may be flickering. Change the resolution to 1080P or the recommended
resolution.
NOTE
yy Vertical frequency In order to display an image, the screen must be refreshed dozens of times per second, like a fluorescent
lamp. The number of times the screen is refreshed per second is called vertical frequency, or refresh rate, and is represented by
Hz.
yy Horizontal frequency The time it takes to display one horizontal line is called the horizontal cycle. If 1 is divided by the
horizontal interval, the result is the number of horizontal lines displayed per second. This is called horizontal frequency and is
represented by kHz.
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Nothing is displayed on the screen.
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Check if the graphics card's resolution or frequency is within the range allowed by the monitor and set it to the
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recommended (optimal) resolution in Control Panel > Display > settings.
Not setting the graphics card to the recommended (optimal) resolution may result in blurred text, a dimmed
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screen, a truncated display area, or misalignment of the display.
The setting methods may be different depending on the computer or operating system, and some resolutions
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may not be available depending on the performance of the graphics card. If this is the case, contact the
manufacturer of the computer or graphics card for assistance.
Some graphics cards may not support 2560×1080 resolution. If the resolution cannot be displayed, contact the
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manufacturer of your graphics card.
The display color is abnormal.
Does the display appear discol-ored (16
colors)?
Set the color to 24 bit (true color) or higher. In Windows, go to Control
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Panel > Display > Settings > Color Quality.
Does the display color appear unstable
or monochrome?
Check if the signal cable is connected properly. Reconnect the cable or
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reinsert the PC's graphics card.
Are there spots on the screen?
When using the monitor, pixilated spots (red, green, blue, white, or black)
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may appear on the screen. This is normal for an LCD screen. It is not an
error, nor is it related to the monitor's performance.
Do you see an "Unrecognized monitor, Plug&Play (VESA DDC) monitor found" message?
Have you installed the display driver?
Be sure to install the display driver from the display driver CD (or diskette)
yy
that comes with your display. Or, you can also download the driver from
our web site: http://www.lg.com.
Make sure to check if the video card supports Plug&Play function.
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No sound from the headphone port or speaker.
Are images displayed using DisplayPort
or HDMI input without sound?
Try increasing the volume using the button on the monitor.
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Set the audio output of the PC to the monitor you are using. On Microsoft
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Windows, go to Control Panel > Hardware and Sound > Sound > set the
monitor as default device.
SPECIFICATIONS
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‌SPECIFICATIONS
LCD Screen
Resolution
Video Signal
Type
TFT (Thin Film Transistor)
LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) Screen
Pixel Pitch
0.0876 mm x 0.2628 mm
Maximum Resolution
2560×1080 @ 75 Hz
Recommended Resolution
2560×1080 @ 60 Hz
Horizontal Frequency
30 kHz to 90 kHz
Vertical Frequency
56 Hz to 75 Hz
Input Connector
HDMI IN, H/P, USB-C
Power input
19 V
2.0 A
Power
On mode: 23.3 W Typ. (ENERGY STAR® standard)*
consumption (Typ.)
27 W Typ. (Outgoing condition)**
Sleep Mode ≤ 0.5 W
Off Mode ≤ 0.3 W
AC/DC adaptor
Type ADS-45SN-19-3 19040G, SHENZHEN HONOR ELECTRONIC production
Or type LCAP21C, LIEN CHANG ELECTRONIC ENTERPRISE production
Or type LCAP26B-E, LIEN CHANG ELECTRONIC ENTERPRISE production
Output: 19 V
2.1 A
Environmental
Conditions
Operating Condition
Temperature: 0°C to 40°C; Humidity: < 80%
Storing Condition
Temperature: -20°C to 60°C; Humidity: < 85%
Dimension
Monitor Size (Width x Height x Depth)
Weight (Without
Packaging)
With Stand
702.5 mm x 414 mm x 204.7 mm
Without Stand
702.5 mm x 328.4 mm x 63.8 mm
With Stand
5.4 kg
Without Stand
4.8 kg
The specifications are subject to change without notice.
* The power consumption level can be different by operating condition and monitor setting.
* The On mode power consumption is measured with ENERGY STAR® test standard.
** The On mode power consumption is measured with LGE test standard (Full White pattern , Maximum resolution).
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29UM59A
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SPECIFICATIONS
Factory Support Mode (Preset Mode, PC)
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HDMI / USB-C
Resolution
(HDMI / USB-C)
Horizontal
Frequency(kHz)
Vertical
Frequency(Hz)
Polarity(H/V)
640 x 480
31.469
59.94
-/-
640 x 480
37.5
75
-/-
800 x 600
37.879
60.317
+/+
800 x 600
46.875
75
+/+
1024 x 768
48.363
60
-/-
1024 x 768
60.123
75.029
+/+
1152 x 864
67.5
60
+/+
1280 x 720
45
60
+/+
1280 x 1024
63.981
60.02
+/+
1600 x 900
60
60
+/+
1680 x 1050
65.29
59.954
-/+
1920 x 1080
67.5
60
+/-
2560 x 1080
66.7
60
+/-
2560 x 1080
86.79
74.94
+/-
HDMI / USB-C Timing (Video)
Factory support mode
(Preset Mode)
Horizontal
Frequency(kHz)
Vertical
Frequency(Hz)
480p
31.5
60
576P
31.25
50
720p
37.5
50
720p
45.0
60
1080p
56.25
50
1080p
67.5
60
Power LED
Mode
LED Color
On Mode
White
Sleep Mode
Off
Off Mode
Off
Remarks
Remarks
Declaration of Conformity
Trade Name: LG
Model : 29UM59A
Responsible Party: LG Electronics Inc.
Address : 1000 Sylvan Ave. Englewood Cliffs
NJ 07632 U.S.A
TEL: 201-266-2534
*above information is only for USA FCC Regulatory
This device meets the EMC requirements for home
appliances (Class B) and is intended for home usage.
This device can be used in all regions. Read the
owner's manual (CD) carefully and keep it at hand.
Please note that the label attached to the product
provides information for technical support.
MODEL
SERIAL
ENERGY STAR is a set of power-saving
guidelines issued by the U.S.Environmental
Protection Agency(EPA).
As an ENERGY STAR Partner LGE U. S.
A.,Inc. has determined that this product
meets the ENERGY STAR guidelines for
energy efficiency.
Refer to ENERGY STAR.gov for more information
on the ENERGY STAR program.
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