LG | L1715S | LG L1715S Owner’s Manual

This unit has been
engineered and manufactured to ensure your personal
safety,
improper use may result in potential e 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.
however
On
Use
Safety
power cord supplied with the unit. In case you use another power
that it is certified by the applicable national standards if not being
only the
cord, make
sure
provided by the supplier. If the
manufacturer
or
power cable is faulty in any way, please contact the
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.
the
Operate
this manual
display only from a power source indicated in the specifications of
listed on the display. If you are not sure what type of power supply
or
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
the
may result in
are
a
dangerous. So are frayed
shock
or
power
fire hazard. Call your service
Display.
There
are no user
There
are
serviceable components inside.
Dangerous High Voltages inside, even when the power is OFF.
Contact your dealer if the display is not operating properly.
To Avoid Personal
Use
the
Injury :
display
or
Hazards:
on a sloping shelf unless properly secured.
place
a
stand
recommended
only
by the manufacturer.
Do not
To Prevent Fire
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.
lightning storm or when the display is to be left unattended for an
extended period of time, unplug it from the wall outlet.
During
a
On Installation
Do not allow
the
display
Do not
use
anything to rest upon or roll over the power cord, and do not
where the power cord is subject to damage.
this
display
sink, laundry tub, in
near water
such
basement,
as 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
a wet
or near a
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.
can cause
Cover the openings with cloth or other material.
Place the display near or over a radiator or heat source.
Do not rub
mar, or
or
strike the Active Matrix LCD with
damage
the Active Matrix LCD
Do not press the LCD
some
screen
with your
anything hard
permanently.
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.
Connecting
the
Display
Before
setting up the monitor, ensure that the power to the monitor, the
computer system, and other attached devices is turned off.
Unfolding the stand
base
1. Lay the monitor on a cushion or piece of soft cloth with its front side facing upward.
2. Grasp the stand firmly with both hands as shown in the picture and unfold the base
by swiveling it out.
Folding the stand
base
1. Lay the monitor on a cushion or piece of soft cloth with its front side facing downward.
2. Grasp the stand firmly with two hands and rotate the base while pulling out its
underside.
Caution : If you try to fold the stand base in any other way, be careful to avoid
catching your hand at the rear of the unit or you may sustain injury.
Important
If the stand base is wrenched with excessive force when
or
unfolded the monitor may be
damaged.
Handle with
care.
Adjust
screen
the
angle
of the stand base
holding
with two hands.
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the monitor
being
folded
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
This is a simplified representation of the rear view.
This rear view represents a general model; your display
may differ from the view as shown.
Signal Cable
Power Cord
Analog signal
D-sub*
Wall-outlet
*
type*
PC-outlet
Varies according to model.
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 the supplied cable to a 15 pin 2 row connector.
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Control Panel Functions
Front Panel Controls
Control
Function
Power Button
Use this button to turn the
Power
This Indicator
(DPMS)
lights
display
on or
up green when the
off.
display
Indicator
operates normally. If the display is in DPM (Energy
Saving) mode, this indicator color changes to amber.
MENU Button
Use this button to enter
or
exit the On Screen
Display.
Buttons
Use these buttons to choose
the On Screen
adjust
items in
Display.
SELECT/AUTO
Use this button to enter
Button
Display.
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or
a
selection in the On Screen
Control Panel Functions
Control
Direct Access Function
This function optimizes the brightness, contrast or color value to
the surrounding conditions and settings and enables you to
enjoy the most suitable picture by adjusting the surroundings
(DAY/NIGHT/USER MODE).
?
TEXT: For
?
MOVIE: For
?
PHOTO:
?
USER MODE: This function memorizes the manual
viewing letters
viewing movies
For viewing pictures
adjustment -Brightness,
On Screen Display.
or
the
photographs
Contrast and Color value
on
the
100
100
up Contrast and
Bring
Brightness adjustment.
:
AUTO
adjustment function
When
adjusting your display settings, always press the
SELECT/AUTO button before entering the On Screen
Display(OSD). This will automatically adjust your display image
settings for the current screen resolution size
(display mode).
to the ideal
The best
display
mode is 1280x1024.
CONTROLS LOCKED/UNLOCKED
:
MENU and
This function allows you to secure the current control settings,
so that they cannot be inadvertently changed. Press and hold
the MENU button and
button for 3 seconds: the message
"CONTROLS LOCKED" appears.
You
can
unlock the OSD controls at any time
button for 3 seconds:
by pushing
MENU button and
the message "CONTROLS UNLOCKED" will appear.
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the
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
Display, follow these steps:
Press the MENU Button, then the main
To
access a
becomes
control,
use
highlighted,
Use the
the
making image adjustments.
menu
of the OSD appears.
Buttons. When the icon you want
or
press the SELECT/AUTO Button.
Buttons to
adjust the item
to the desired level.
Accept the changes by pressing the SELECT/AUTO Button.
Exit the OSD
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
menu
BRIGHTNESS
CONTRAST
COLOR
Sub
Reference
menu
BRIGHTNESS
To
CONTRAST
PRESET
adjust the brightness
and
contrast of the screen
9300K
To customize the color of the
6500K
screen
R/G/B(User Color)
GAMMA
POSITION
TRACKING
SETUP
V POSITION
To
H POSITION
screen
CLOCK
To
adjust the position
PHASE
improve the clarity
stability of the screen
LANGUAGE
To customize the
for
OSD POSITION
a
user's
operating
Adjustable
NOTE
The order of icons may differ
depending
on
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and
screen
FACTORY RESET
:
of the
the model (A8~A10).
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
NOTE
OSD (On Screen
To
Display)
menu
languages
adjust the brightness and
OSD
on
the monitor may differ from the manual.
contrast of the
Adjust
screen
Description
BRIGHTNESS
To
adjust
the
brightness
of the
screen.
CONTRAST
To
To customize the color of the
OSD
adjust
the contrast of the
screen.
screen
Adjust
Description
PRESET
9300K/6500K
Select the screen color.
9300K: Slightly bluish white.
?
?
6500K:
Slightly
reddish white.
RED
Set your
GAMMA
Set your own gamma value. (-50~50)
On the monitor, high gamma values
display whitish images and low gamma
values
To
adjust the position of the
OSD
color levels.
GREEN
BLUE
own
display high
contrast
images.
screen
Adjust
Description
Vertical Position
To move image up and down.
Horizontal Position
move image left and
To
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right.
On Screen
To
Display(OSD)
improve
OSD
the
Selection and
clarity
and
Adjustment
of the
stability
Adjust
screen
Description
To minimize any vertical bars
stripes visible on the screen
CLOCK
background.The horizontal
change.
or
screen
size will also
To
PHASE
adjust
the focus of the
display.
This item allows you to remove any
horizontal noise and clear or sharpen
the image of characters.
To customize the
OSD
screen
status for
a
user's
Adjust
operating environment
Description
LANGUAGE
To choose the
control
OSD POSITION
language in which
displayed.
the
names are
To
adjust position
on
the
of the OSD window
screen.
FACTORY
Return to all
RESET
except "LANGUAGE".
factory default settings
If you don't want to reset the monitor,
the
button to select NO and
then press the SELECT/AUTO button.
use
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Troubleshooting
Check the
No
following before calling for service.
image
appears
Is the power cord of the
Check and
display connected?
properly to the power outlet.
Is the power indicator
light on?
Press the Power button.
Is the power on and the
power indicator green?
Adjust the brightness
Is the power indicator
amber?
If the
the
to
see
if the power cord is connected
and the contrast.
is in power saving mode, try moving
pressing any key on the keyboard
display
mouse or
bring up the screen.
Make
sure
Try to turn
if the power is
the PC.
on.
on
Do you see an "INPUT
SIGNAL OUT OF
This message appears when the signal from the
PC (video card) is out of horizontal or vertical
RANGE" message
the screen?
frequency range of the display. See the
'Specifications' section of this manual and
configure your display again.
on
SIGNAL
Doyouseea"NO
"message on
This message appears when the signal cable
between your PC and your display is not
the screen?
connected. Check the
Do you
see a
"CONTROLS LOCKED" message
Do you see
"CONTROLS LOCKED"
when you
button?
signal cable
push
MENU
You
on
and try
again.
the screen?
the current control settings,
they cannot be inadvertently
changed. You can unlock the OSD controls
at any time by pushing the MENU button
so
can secure
that
and
button for 3 seconds: the message
"CONTROLS UNLOCKED" will appear.
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Troubleshooting
Display image
Display
is incorrect
Position is
incorrect.
Press the SELECT/AUTO 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 SELECT/AUTO 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 in the
on screen display.
Press the SELECT/AUTO 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 and
screwdriver to fasten if necessary.
Make sure the video card is properly inserted in the
use a
slot.
Set the color setting
at Control Panel
The
screen
blinks.
-
higher than 24 bits (true color)
Settings.
Check if the screen 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
Have you installed the
display driver?
Do you
see an
"Unrecognized monitor,
Plug&Play (VESA DDC)
display
driver?
Be sure to install the 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.
Make
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
0.26 mm pixel pitch
Sync Input
Horizontal
Video
Input
Resolution
Plug&Play
30
Freq.
-
83kHz (Automatic)
75Hz (Automatic)
Vertical Freq.
Input Form
56
Signal Input
Input Form
15 pin D-Sub Connector
RGB Analog (0.7Vp-p/75ohm)
Max
VESA 1280
x
1024@75Hz
Recommend
VESA 1280
x
1024@60Hz
-
Separate TTL, Positive/Negative
Composite TTL Positive/Negative
SOG (Sync On Green)
DDC 2B
40W
Power
Normal
:
Consumption
Stand-by/Suspend
≤
DPMS Off
≤2W
Full
Dimensions
Up
2W
Position
Folded Position
&Weight
(with tilt stand)
Width
38.6
cm
cm
Height
37.2
cm
cm
Depth
Net
Tilt
Range
Power
Input
38.6
/ 15.20 inches
40.2
/ 14.65 inches
15.2 cm / 5.98 inches
6.6
4.3 kg (9.48 lbs)
/ 15.20 inches
/ 15.83 inches
cm / 2.60 inches
0˚~25˚
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(
)
), Detached ( O )
Power cord
Wall-outlet type
Regulations
TCO99
or
PC-outlet type
NOTE
Information in this document is
subject to change without
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notice.
Specifications
Preset Modes
(Resolution)
Display Modes (Resolution)
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10
Horizontal
Freq. (kHz)
Vertical
Freq. (Hz)
VGA
640
x
350
31.469
70
VGA
720
x
400
31.468
70
VGA
640
x
480
31.469
60
VESA
640
x
480
37.500
75
60
VESA
800
x
600
37.879
VESA
800
x
600
46.875
75
x
624
49.725
75
768
48.363
60
x
768
60.123
75
x
870
68.681
75
65
MAC
832
VESA
1024
x
VESA
1024
MAC
1152
11
VESA
900
61.805
12
VESA
1280
x
1024
63.981
60
13
VESA
1280
x
1024
79.976
75
1152
VESA wall
x
mounting
Connected to another
object (stand
type and wall-mounted type. This
monitor accepts a VESA-compliant
mounting interface pad.)
Kensington Security Slot- optional
a locking
cable that can be purchased
separately at most computer
Connected to
stores
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