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User's Guide
L1717S
Make
sure
to read the
Important Precautions before using the product.
Keep the User's Guide(CD) in an accessible place for furture reference.
See the label attached
dealer when you
on
the product and quote this information to your
require service.
Precautions
Important
This unit has been
engineered and manufactured to ensure your personal
safety, however improper use may result in potential eletrical shock or fire
hazards. In order to allow the proper operation of all safeguards
incorporated in this display, observe the following basic rules for its
installation, use, and servicing.
On
Safety
power cord supplied with the unit. In case you use another power
cord, make sure that it is certified by the applicable national standards if not being
provided by the supplier. If the power cable is faulty in any way, please contact the
Use
only the
manufacturer
or
the nearest authorized
repair service provider for a replacement.
The power supply cord is used as the main disconnection device. Ensure that the
socket-outlet is easily accessible after installation.
Operate the display only from a power source indicated in the specifications of
this manual or listed on the display. If you are not sure what type of power supply
you have in your home, consult with your dealer.
Overloaded AC outlets and extension cords
cords and broken
plugs. They
technician for replacement.
Do not
Open
There
the
may result in
are
a
dangerous. So
shock
or
are
frayed
power
fire hazard. Call your service
Display.
serviceable components inside.
There are Dangerous High Voltages inside, even when the power is OFF.
Contact your dealer if the display is not operating properly.
are no user
To Avoid Personal
Injury :
Do not place the display on a sloping shelf unless properly secured.
Use only a stand recommended by the manufacturer.
To Prevent Fire
or
Hazards:
Always turn the display OFF if you leave the room for more than a short period
of time. Never leave the display ON when leaving the house.
Keep children from dropping or pushing objects into the display's cabinet
openings. Some internal parts carry hazardous voltages.
Do not add accessories that have not been designed for this display.
During a lightning storm or when the display is to be left unattended for an
extended period of time, unplug it from the wall outlet.
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On Installation
Do not allow anything to rest upon or roll over the power cord, and do not
the display where the power cord is subject to damage.
Do not
use
this
display
sink, laundry tub, in
near water
a wet
such
basement,
as near a
or near a
place
bathtub, washbowl, kitchen
swimming pool.
Displays are provided with ventilation openings in the cabinet to allow the release
of heat generated during operation. If these openings are blocked, built-up heat
failures which may result in a fire hazard. Therefore, NEVER:
Block the bottom ventilation slots by placing the display on a bed, sofa, rug, etc.
Place the display in a built-in enclosure unless proper ventilation is provided.
Cover the openings with cloth or other material.
Place the display near or over a radiator or heat source.
can cause
strike the Active Matrix LCD with anything hard
damage the Active Matrix LCD permanently.
Do not rub
mar, or
or
Do not press the LCD
some
screen
with your
finger for a long
time
as
as
this may scratch,
this may
cause
afterimages.
Some dot defects may appear as Red, Green or Blue spots on the screen.
However, this will have no impact or effect on the display performance.
If
possible, use the recommended resolution to obtain the best image quality for
your LCD display. If used under any mode except the recommended resolution,
some scaled or processed images may appear on the screen. However, this is
characteristic of the fixed-resolution LCD panel.
On
Cleaning
Unplug the display before cleaning the face of the display screen.
Use a slightly damp (not wet) cloth. Do not use an aerosol directly
screen because over-spraying may cause electrical shock.
On
on
the
display
Repacking
Do not throw away the carton and packing materials. They make an ideal
container in which to transport the unit. When shipping the unit to another
location, repack it in its original material.
On
Disposal
The fluorescent lamp used in this product contains a small amount of mercury.
Do not dispose of this product with general household waste.
Disposal of this product must be carried out in accordance to the regulations of
your local authority.
Connecting
Before
the
Display
setting up the monitor, ensure that the power to the monitor, the
computer system, and other attached devices is turned off.
Unfolding
1.
the stand base
Place the monitor with its front
Expand the stand base
facing upward
to its first
on a
cushion
or
soft cloth.
step degree (70˚), pulling it apart with
two
hands.
2.
Place the monitor with its front
downward and then further
expand
degrees. Do not apply excessive force
the stand base over 90 degrees as it may damage the monitor.
to
expand
upright and adjust the angle of the stand base
as
desired.
the stand base
3.
facing
fully to
Place the monitor
90
Adjust the stand base angle with
two
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hands, holding the monitor head.
Connecting
the
Display
Folding the stand
1.
base
Face the front of the monitor and push the monitor backwards, following the
sequence shown in the picture. Be careful not to squash your hands while
you fold the stand base.
This illustration
differ from the
depicts the general model
items shown in the picture.
Do not touch
folding
or
apply force
of connection. Your monitor may
to the monitor screen while
the stand base.
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expanding
or
Connecting
the
Display
Using the Computer
1. Connect the signal cable. When attached, tighten the thumbscrews to secure
the connection.
2. Connect the power cord into a proper power outlet that is easily accessible and
close to the
display.
NOTE
simplified representation of the rear view.
This rear view represents a general model; your display may differ from the view as shown.
This is
a
Signal Cable
Power Cord
Analog signal
D-sub
Varies according to model.
1
Wall-outlet type
2
PC-outlet type
PC
MAC
Mac adapter
For Apple Macintosh use, a separate plug adapter is needed to change
the 15 pin high density (3 row) D-sub VGA connector on thesupplied
cable to a 15 pin 2 row connector.
3.
Press
power
Image
button
the front switch
panel
to turn the
When monitor power is turned on, the 'Self
Setting Function' is executed automatically.
on.
NOTE
Self Image Setting
'
on
Function'? This function
provides the user with optimal display settings.When the user
connects the monitor for the first time, this function automatically adjusts the display to optimal settings for
individual input signals. If you want to adjust the monitor while in use, or wish to manually run this function once
again, push the 'AUTO/SET' button on the front panel of the monitor. Otherwise, you may execute the Factory
reset' option on the OSD adjustment menu. However, be aware that this option initializes all the menu items except
'Language'.
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Control Panel Functions
Front Panel Controls
+
-
Control
Function
MENU Button
Use this button to enter
or
exit the On Screen
Display.
OSD LOCKED/UNLOCKED
This function allows you to lock the current control
settings, so that they cannot be inadvertently changed.
Press and hold the MENU button for 5 seconds. The
message "OSD LOCKED" should appear.
You
unlock the OSD controls at any time by pushing
the MENU button for 5 seconds. The message "OSD
can
UNLOCKED" should appear.
-+
Buttons
Use these buttons to select
Screen
or
adjust functions
in the On
Display.
hot
LightView
DAY
NIGHT
key
This feature lets you easily select the best desired
image condition optimized to the environment
(ambient illumination, image types etc).
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DAY
ambient illumination
NIGHT : Dark ambient illumination
TEXT : For text images (Word processing etc.)
MOVIE : For animation images in videos
or movies
PHOTO : For pictures or drawings
NORMAL : This is under normal operating
:
Bright
conditions
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Control Panel Functions
Control
Function
AUTO/SET
Use this button to enter
Button
Display.
a
selection in the On Screen
AUTO IMAGE ADJUSTMENT
When
adjusting
your display settings, always press
the AUTO/SET button before entering the On Screen
Display(OSD). This will automatically adjust your
display image to the ideal settings for the current
screen resolution size (display mode).
The best
display
17 inch monitor
:
mode is
1280x1024
Power Button
Use this button to turn the
Power Indicator
This Indicator
display
on or
off.
lights up green when the display
operates normally(On Mode). If the display is in Sleep
Mode (Energy Saving), this indicator color changes
to amber.
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On Screen
Screen
Display (OSD) Control Adjustment
Adjustment
Making adjustments to the image size, position and operating parameters of
the display is quick and easy with the On Screen Display Control system. A
short example is given below to familiarize you with the use of the controls.
The following section is an outline of the available adjustments and selections
you can make using the OSD.
NOTE
Allow the
To make
display to
stabilize for at least 30 minutes before
adjustments
in the On Screen
-+
MENU
Display, follow these steps:
access a
control,
-+
AUTO/SET
Press the MENU Button, then the main
To
use
becomes
highlighted,
Use the
-+
the
making image adjustments.
menu
of the OSD appears.
-+
or
Buttons. When the icon you want
press the AUTO/SET Button.
Buttons to
adjust the item
to the desired level.
Accept the changes by pressing the MENU Button.
Exit the OSD
MENU
by Pressing the MENU Button.
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On Screen
Display(OSD)
Selection and
Adjustment
following table indicates all the On Screen Display control, adjustment,
and setting menus.
The
Main
Sub
menu
PICTURE
Reference
menu
To
BRIGHTNESS
adjust the brightness,
and gamma of the
CONTRAST
contrast
screen
GAMMA
COLOR
PRESET
To customize the color of the
6500K
screen
9300K
RED
GREEN
BLUE
POSITION
TRACKING
SETUP
HORIZONTAL
To
VERTICAL
screen
CLOCK
To
adjust the position
PHASE
improve the clarity
stability of the screen
LANGUAGE
To customize the
OSD
for
HORIZONTAL
a
user's
operating
WHITE BALANCE
POWER INDICATOR
FACTORY RESET
Adjustable
NOTE
The order of icons may differ
depending
on
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and
screen
POSITION VERTICAL
:
of the
the model (A9~A12).
status
environment
On Screen
Display(OSD)
Selection and
Adjustment
procedure of selecting and adjusting an item
using the OSD system. Listed below are the icons, icon names, and icon
descriptions of the all items shown on the Menu.
You
were
introduced to the
Press the MENU
Menu Name
Button, then the main menu of the OSD appears.
PICTURE
Sub-menus
Icons
Button
Tip
MENU
-+
SET
:
:
Exit
Adjust (Decrease/Increase)
:
Enter
:
Select another sub-menu
NOTE
OSD (On Screen
Display)
menu
languages
on
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the monitor may differ from the manual.
On Screen
Selection and
Display(OSD)
Main
menu
Sub
Adjustment
Description
menu
PICTURE
PICTURE
of the
BRIGHTNESS
To
adjust
the
CONTRAST
To
adjust
the contrast of the
GAMMA
Set your own gamma value. : -50/0/50
On the monitor, high gamma values
display whitish images and low gamma
values display high contrast images.
brightness
screen.
screen.
MENU : Exit
: Decrease
+ : Increase
SET : Select another sub-menu
-
COLOR
Select the screen color.
6500K: Slightly reddish white.
9300K: Slightly bluish white.
PRESET
COLOR
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RED
Set your
own
red color levels.
GREEN
Set your
own
green color levels.
BLUE
Set your
own
blue color levels.
MENU : Exit
: Decrease
+ : Increase
SET : Select another sub-menu
-
POSITION
POSITION
HORIZONTAL
To
move
image left
VERTICAL
To
move
image
MENU : Exit
: Decrease
+ : Increase
SET : Select another sub-menu
-
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and
right.
up and down.
Main
Sub
menu
Description
menu
TRACKING
TRACKING
CLOCK
To minimize any vertical bars or stripes
visible on the screen background.The
horizontal screen size will also change.
PHASE
To
the focus of the display. This
item allows you to remove any
horizontal noise and clear or sharpen
the image of characters.
adjust
MENU : Exit
: Decrease
+ : Increase
SET : Select another sub-menu
-
SETUP
LANGUAGE
To choose the
control
SETUP
OSD
POSITION
-
+
To
adjust position
on
the
the
of the OSD window
screen.
If the output of the video card is different
the required specifications, the color
WHITE
BALANCE
MENU
names
language in which
are displayed.
level may deteriorate due to video
signal distortion. Using this function, the
SET
SETUP
signal
level is
adjusted
to fit into the
standard output level of the video card
in order to provide the optimal image.
Activate this function when white and
black colors
MENU
-
MENU
-
:
+ :
SET
:
+
SET
Exit
POWER
INDICATOR
:
present in the
screen.
Use this function to set the power
indicator on the front side of the monitor
to ON
Adjust
Adjust
are
or
OFF.
If you set OFF, it will go off.
If you set ON at any time, the power
indicator will automatically be turned
Select another sub-menu
FACTORY
on.
Restore all factory default settings except
"LANGUAGE."
Press the
button to reset immediately.
RESET
If this does not improve the screen image, restore the factory default settings.
If necessary, perform the white balance function again. This function will be enabled
the input signal is an analog signal.
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only when
Troubleshooting
Check the
No
following before calling for service.
image
appears
Is the power cord of the
display connected?
Check and
Is the power indicator
light on?
Press the Power button.
Is the power on and the
power indicator blue or
Adjust the brightness
properly
if the power cord is connected
to the power outlet.
see
and the contrast.
green?
Is the power indicator
amber?
saving mode, try moving
the mouse or pressing any key on the keyboard
to bring up the screen.
Try to turn on the PC.
Do you see an "OUT
OF RANGE" message
This message appears when the signal from the
PC (video card) is out of horizontal or vertical
on
the screen?
Do you see a "CHECK
SIGNAL CABLE"
message
screen?
Do you
on
the
see a
display
is in power
frequency range of the display. See the
'Specifications' section of this manual and
configure your display again.
This message appears when the signal cable
between your PC and your display is not
connected. Check the
"OSD LOCKED" message
Do you see "OSD
LOCKED" when you
push
If the
MENU button?
You
can secure
and try
again.
the screen?
the current control
settings,
inadvertently
they cannot be
changed. You can unlock the OSD controls
at any time by pushing the MENU button for
so
that
on
signal cable
5 seconds: the message
"OSD UNLOCKED" will appear.
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Troubleshooting
Display image
Display
is incorrect
Position is
incorrect.
Press the AUTO/SET button to
automatically
adjust your display image to the ideal setting.
If the results are unsatisfactory, adjust the image
position using the H position and V position
icon in the on screen display.
Check Control Panel --> Display --> Settings
and see if the frequency or the resolution were
changed. If yes, readjust the video card to the
recommend resolution.
On the
screen
background, vertical
bars or stripes are
visible.
Any horizontal noise
appearing in any
image or characters
are not clearly
portrayed.
The
screen
mono or
color is
abnormal.
Press the AUTO/SET button to
automatically
adjust your display image to the ideal setting.
If the results are unsatisfactory, decrease the
vertical bars or stripes using the CLOCK icon
the on screen display.
in
Press the AUTO/SET button to
automatically
adjust your display image to the ideal setting.
If the results are unsatisfactory, decrease the
horizontal bars using the PHASE icon in the on
screen display.
Check Control Panel --> Display --> Settings
and adjust the display to the recommended
resolution or adjust the display image to the ideal
setting. Set the color setting higher than 24 bits
(true color).
Check if the
signal
cable is
properly connected
screwdriver to fasten if necessary.
Make sure the video card is properly inserted in
and
use a
the slot.
Set the color setting
color)
The
screen
blinks.
at Control
Check if the
higher than 24
Panel Settings.
screen
bits
(true
-
is set to interlace mode and if
yes, change it to the recommend resolution.
Make sure the power voltage is high enough, It
has to be higher than AC100-240V 50/60Hz.
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Troubleshooting
Have you installed the
driver?
display
Have you installed the
display driver?
display driver from the
display driver CD (or diskette) that comes with
your display. Or, you can also download the
driver from our web site: http://www.lge.com.
Do you
Make
see an
"Unrecognized monitor,
Plug&Play (VESA DDC)
Be
sure
to install the
sure
to check if the video card
Plug&Play function.
monitor found"
message?
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supports
Specifications
Display
17 inches (43.2cm) Flat Panel Active matrix-TFT LCD
Anti-Glare coating
17 inches viewable
0.264 mm pixel pitch
Sync Input
Video
Input
Resolution
Horizontal
Freq.
Vertical Freq.
Input Form
30
Signal Input
Input Form
pin D-Sub Connector
RGB Analog (0.7Vp-p/75ohm)
Max
VESA 1280
VESA 1280
56
-
-
83kHz (Automatic)
75Hz (Automatic)
Separate TTL, Positive/Negative
Composite TTL Positive/Negative
SOG (Sync On Green)
15
Recommend
Plug&Play
DDC 2B
Power
On Mode
Sleep Mode
≤
Off Mode
≤1W
Consumption
x
1024@75Hz
1024@60Hz
35W
≤1W
Full
Dimensions
x
Up
Position
Folded Position
&Weight
(with tilt stand)
Width
Height
Depth
Net
Tilt
Range
Power
Input
38.61
38.61cm / 15.20 inches
/ 15.20 inches
38.35 cm / 15.09 inches
44.0 cm / 17.32 inches
19.0 cm / 7.48 inches
6.6 cm / 2.55 inches
4.4 kg (9.70 lbs)
cm
0˚~20˚
Tilt
AC 100-240V~50/60Hz 1.0A
Environmental
Conditions
Operating Conditions
Temperature 10˚C to 35 ˚C
10 % to 80 % non-Condensing
Humidity
Storage Conditions
Temperature -20˚C to 60 ˚C
5 % to 95 % non-Condensing
Humidity
Tilt Stand
Attached( O ), Detached (
Signal cable
Attached(
Power cord
Wall-outlet type
)
), Detached ( O )
or
PC-outlet type
NOTE
Information in this document is
subject to change without
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notice.
Specifications
PRESET MODE
Display Modes (Resolution)
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10
11
*12
13
VGA
VGA
VGA
VESA
VESA
VESA
MAC
VESA
VESA
MAC
VESA
VESA
VESA
Horizontal
31.469
31.468
31.469
37.500
37.879
46.875
49.725
48.363
60.023
68.681
61.805
63.981
79.976
640 x 350
720 x 400
640 x 480
640 x 480
800 x 600
800 x 600
832 x 624
1024 x 768
1024 x 768
1152 x 870
1152 x 900
1280 x 1024
1280 x 1024
LED Color
On Mode
Green
Sleep Mode
Amber
Off Mode
Vertical
Freq. (Hz)
70
70
60
75
60
75
75
60
75
75
65
60
75
*Recommend Mode
Indicator
Mode
Freq. (kHz)
Off
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Specifications Optional
-
VESA wall
mounting
Connected to another
object (stand type
and wall-
mounted type. This monitor accepts a VESAcompliant mounting interface pad.- optional)
For further
Mounting
information, refer
to the VESA Wall
Instruction Guide.
Kensington Security Slot- optional
Connected to a locking
cable that can be purchased
separately at most computer
stores
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