LG | 24MN42A-PT | LG 24MN42A-PT Owner’s Manual

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OWNER’S MANUAL
LCD TV
Please read this manual carefully before operating the
your TV and retain it for future reference.
LCD TV MODELS
22MN42A
24MN42A
www.lg.com
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
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CONTENTS
4
ASSEMBLING AND
PREPARING
20
- Customizing PC display options
20
Adjusting the sound
4
Unpacking
20
- Selecting an sound mode
5
Parts and buttons
20
- Customizing sound options
6
Lifting and moving the
Monitor set
21 ENTERTAINMENT
6
Setting up the Monitor set
21
Using integrated media features
6
- Attaching the Stand Base
21
- Connecting USB storage devices
6
- Detaching the Stand Base and Body
22
- Browsing files
7
- Mounting on a table
23
- Viewing Photos
8
- Mounting on a wall
24
- Listening to Music
10 REMOTE CONTROL
26 CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS
26
Accessing main menus
12 WATCHING TV
27
Customizing settings
12
Connecting an antenna or cable
27
- SETUP settings
12
- Connecting an antenna or basic cable
28
- PICTURE settings
12
- Connecting with a cable box
30
- AUDIO settings
13
Accessing the TV for the first time
32
- TIME settings
14
Watching TV
33
- OPTION settings
14
Managing programmes
34
- USB settings
14
- Automatically setting up programmes
14
- Manually setting up programmes
35 MAKING CONNECTIONS
14
- Editing your programme list
35
Connection overview
15
- Selecting the programme list
37
Connecting to a Camcorder, Camera, HD
15
- Favourite programme setup
receiver, DVD, VCR player or Gaming
16
Using additional options
device
16
- Adjusting aspect ratio
37
- HDMI connection
17
- Using the input list
37
- Composite connection
17
- On-screen menu language
37
Connecting to a USB
17
- Locking the buttons on the TV
18 CONNECTING TO A PC
38 TELETEXT
38
Switch On/Off
18
RGB connection
38
Simple Text
19
Adjusting the screen
38
- Page selection
19
- Selecting an image mode
38
- Programming a colour button in LIST
19
- Customizing image options
mode
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Top Text
39
- Block / Group / Page Selection
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- Direct Page Selection
39
Fastext
39
- Page selection
40
Special Teletext Function
41 MAINTENANCE
41
Screen and frame
41
Cabinet and stand
41
Power cord
42 TROUBLESHOOTING
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General
43
PC mode
45 SPECIFICATIONS
48 LICENSES
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ASSEMBLING AND PREPARING
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ASSEMBLING AND PREPARING
Unpacking
Check your product box for the following items. If there are any missing accessories, contact the local
dealer where you purchased your product. The illustrations in this manual may differ from the actual product
and accessories.
Remote control and Batteries
Stand base
Power Cord
D-SUB Cable
AC-DC Adapter
CD(Owner's Manual) / Card
CAUTION
Do not use any pirated items to ensure the safety and product life span.
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Any damages or injuries by using pirated items are not covered by the warranty.
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NOTE
The accessories supplied with your product may vary depending on the model.
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Product specifications or contents in this manual may be changed without prior notice due to upgrade
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of product functions.
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Parts and buttons
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HDMI
0.5 A
USB 5 V
AV IN
VIDEO
DC-IN
(Power Button)
L
AUDIO
(MONO)
RGB IN (PC)
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R
Remote Control
Sensor
Standby Light
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»» Lighting On: Turned off
»» Lighting Off: Turned on
Connection panel ( See p.35)
button
MODE "
"
Description
Selects the mode.(Programme ☞ Volume ☞ INPUT)
Programme
Scrolls through the saved programmes.
Volume
Adjust the volume level.
INPUT
Changes the input source.
Adjusts the mode button level.
,
NOTE
You can set the Standby Light to on or off by selecting OPTION in the main menus.
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Local keys work on Power, Programme, Volume and Input only.
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ASSEMBLING AND PREPARING
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Lifting and moving the
Monitor set
Setting up the Monitor set
When moving or lifting the Monitor set, read the
following to prevent the Monitor set from being
scratched or damaged and for save transportation
regardless of its type and size.
1 Place the Monitor set with the screen side
CAUTION
Avoid touching the screen at all times, as this
may result in damage to the screen or some
of the pixels used to create images.
Attaching the Stand Base
down on a flat and cushioned surface.
CAUTION
Lay a foam mat or soft protective cloth
on the surface to protect the screen from
damage.
2 Insert the Stand Base into the product.
It is recommended to move the Monitor set in
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the box or packing material that the Monitor
set originally came in.
Before moving or lifting the Monitor set,
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disconnect the power cord and all cables.
Hold the top and bottom of the Monitor
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set frame firmly. Make sure not to hold the
transparent part, speaker, or speaker grill
area.
Detaching the Stand Base and
Body
1 Place the Monitor set with the screen side
When holding the Monitor set, the screen
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should face away from you to prevent the
screen from scratches.
When transporting the Monitor set, do not
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expose the Monitor set to jolts or excessive
vibration.
When transporting the Monitor set, keep the
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Monitor set upright, never turn the Monitor
set on its side, or tilt towards the left or right.
down on a flat and cushioned surface.
2 Lift up the latch at the bottom of the Stand
Base and detach the Stand Base from the
Monitor set.
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CAUTION
It's a head fixed model
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and prohibited from
adjusting the angle.
If you try to adjust the
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angle forcibly, It can be
damaged.
Do not carry the monitor upside-down
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as this may cause it to fall off its stand,
resulting in damage or injury.
The illustration shows a general
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example of installation and may look
different from the actual product.
Mounting on a table
1 Lift and tilt the Monitor set into its upright
position on a table.
Using the Kensington security system
The Kensington security system connector is
located at the back of the TV. For more information
of installation and using, refer to the manual
supplied with the Kensington security system or
visit http://www.kensington.com .
Connect the Kensington security system cable
between the TV and a table.
Leave a 10 cm (minimum) space from the wall
for proper ventilation.
10 cm
10 cm
10 cm
10 cm
NOTE
The Kensington security system is optional.
You can obtain additional accessories from
most electronics stores.
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WARNING
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Mounting on a wall
5 Please use VESA standard as below.
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For proper ventilation, allow a clearance of 10
cm on each side and from the wall. Detailed
installation instructions are available from your
dealer, see the optional Tilt Wall Mounting Bracket
Installation and Setup Guide.
10 cm
10 cm
10 cm
784.8 mm (30.9 inch) and under
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* Wall Mount Pad Thickness : 2.6 mm
* Screw : Φ 4.0 mm x Pitch 0.7 mm x
Length 10 mm
787.4 mm (31.0 inch) and above
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* Please use VESA standard wall mount pad
and screws.
Model
22MN42A 24MN42A
VESA (A x B)
Standard screw
Number of screws
Wall mount bracket
(optional)
75 x 75
M4
4
RW120
10 cm
VESA (A x B)
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B
If you intend to mount the TV to a wall, attach Wall
mounting interface (optional parts) to the back of
the set.
When you install the TV using the wall mounting
interface (optional parts), attach it carefully so it
will not drop.
1 Please, Use the screw and wall mount interface
in accordance with VESA Standards.
2 If you use screw longer than standard, the TV
might be damaged internally.
3 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.
4 VESA compatible only with respect to screw
mounting interface dimensions and mounting
screw specifications.
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CAUTION
NOTE
Use the screws that are listed on the VESA
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standard screw specifications.
The wall mount kit includes an installation
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manual and necessary parts.
The wall mount bracket is optional. You can
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obtain additional accessories from your local
dealer.
The length of screws may differ depending
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on the wall mount. Be sure to use the proper
length.
For more information, refer to the
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instructions supplied with the wall mount.
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Disconnect the power cord first, and then
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move or install the TV. Otherwise electric
shock may occur.
If you install the TV on a ceiling or slanted
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wall, it may fall and result in severe
injury. Use an authorized LG wall mount
and contact the local dealer or qualified
personnel.
Do not over tighten the screws as this may
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cause damage to the TV and void your
warranty.
Use the screws and wall mounts that
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meet the VESA standard. Any damages
or injuries by misuse or using an improper
accessory are not covered by the warranty.
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REMOTE CONTROL
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REMOTE CONTROL
The descriptions in this manual are based on the buttons of the remote control.
Please read this manual carefully and use the TV correctly.
To replace batteries, open the battery cover, replace batteries (1.5 V AAA) matching
and ends to the label inside the compartment, and close the battery cover.
To remove the batteries, perform the installation actions in reverse.
TV/PC
MUTE
POWER
PSM
INPUT
SSM
I/II
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
0
LIST
Q.VIEW
PR
OK
VOL
VOL
PR
MENU
CAUTION
EXIT ARC/MARK TEXT
HOLD
SIZE
MIX
TIME
REVEAL
INDEX
MODE
UPDATE
USB VOL - USB VOL +
Do not mix old and new batteries, as this may
damage the remote control.
Make sure to point the remote control to the remote control sensor on the TV.
(POWER)
Turns the TV on or off.
TV/PC
POWER
INPUT
TV/PC
Selects TV or PC mode.
INPUT ( See p.17)
Selects the input mode.
MUTE
PSM
SSM
I/II
MUTE
Mutes all sounds.
PSM
Recalls your preferred picture
setting.
LIST ( See p.15)
Displays the programme
table.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
0
LIST
Q.VIEW
PR
VOL
OK
VOL
PR
MENU
EXIT ARC/MARK TEXT
I/II ( See p.31)
Selects the sound output.
SSM
Recalls your preferred sound
setting.
Number buttons
Enters numbers.
Q.VIEW
Returns to the previously
viewed programme.
TV/PC
MUTE
POWER
PSM
SSM
INPUT
I/II
TV/PC
2
3
POWER
PSM
SSM
1
2
4
5
7
8
INPUT
I/II
3
6
9
0
LIST
4
5
PR
6
7
8
USB Menu control buttons
USB menu(Music List).
SIZE
MIX
TIME
REVEAL
INDEX
MODE
UPDATE
USB VOL - USB VOL +
Q.VIEW
Programme
Selects a programme.
OK
VOL
EXIT
Clears all on-screen displays
and returns to TV viewing
from any menu.
Coloured buttons
These buttons are used for
teletext (on TELETEXT
models only) , Programme edit.
EXIT ARC/MARK TEXT
HOLD
0
PR
MENU ( See p.26)
Accesses the main menus
or saves your input and exit
menus.
VOL
PR
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LIST
VOL
Adjusts the volume level.
OK
VOL
MENU
Navigation buttons
Scrolls through menus or
options.
Q.VIEW
Q
VOL
ARC( See p.16)
Selects your desired picture
format.
PR
MENU
OK
Selects menus or options and
confirms your input.
EXIT ARC/MARK TEXT
HOLD
SIZE
MIX
TIME
REVEAL
INDEX
MODE
UPDATE
USB VOL - USB VOL +
MARK
Check and un-check files in
the USB menu.
Teletext buttons ( See p.38)
These buttons are used for
teletext. For further details,
see the ‘Teletext’ section.
USB VOL(Only USB Mode)
Adjusts the USB volume
level.
NOTE
If you lose Remote Control then you need to purchase replacement unit as only the POWER/
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CHANNEL/VOLUME and INPUT keys operate on Front TV Panel.
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MUTE
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REMOTE CONTROL
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WATCHING TV
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WATCHING TV
Connecting an antenna or
cable
Connecting with a cable box
Connect the TV to a cable box and the cable box
to a wall antenna socket with 2 RF cables (75
ohm).
Connect an antenna, cable, or cable box to watch
TV referring to the following. The illustrations may
differ from the actual accessories and an RF cable
is optional.
Connecting an antenna or basic
cable
Connect the TV to a wall antenna socket with an
RF cable (75 ohm).
(Not Provided)
(Not Provided)
NOTE
Use a signal splitter to use more than 2 TVs.
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If the image quality is poor, install a signal
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amplifier properly to improve the image
quality.
If the image quality is poor with an antenna
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connected, aim the antenna to the proper
direction.
Visit http://AntennaWeb.org for more
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information about the antenna and cable
connection.
CAUTION
Make sure not to bend the copper wire of
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the RF cable.
Copper wire
Complete all connections instructions
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between devices, and then connect the
power cord to the power outlet to prevent
damages to your TV.
WATCHING TV
4 Follow the on-screen instructions to customize
your TV according to your preferences.
When you access the TVt for the first time, the
initial setting screen appears. Select a language
and customize the basic settings.
Language

Mode Setting
1 Connect the power cord to a power outlet.

2 Press
on the TV to turn the TV on.
The Standby Light lighting is turned off.
Auto Tuning
Selects a language for
the display.
Selects Home Use for
the home environment.
Scans and saves
available programmes
automatically.
NOTE
NOTE
To display images in the best quality for
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your home environment, select Home
Use mode.
Store Demo mode is suitable for the
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retail environment.
If you select Store Demo mode, the
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previously customized settings will switch
to the default settings of Store Demo in 5
minutes.
When the TV is in Power saving mode, the
Standby Light lighting blinks.
5 When the basic settings are complete, press
OK.
NOTE
If you do not complete the initial setting, it
will appear whenever you access the TV.
3 The initial setting screen appears if you access
the TV for the first time.
NOTE
You can also switch the TV from PC
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mode to TV mode, press TV/PC.
You can also access Factory Reset by
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accessing OPTION in the main menus.
If you do not operate the TV within
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40 seconds when the setting menu
screen appears, the setting menus will
disappear.
6 To turn the TV off, press
on the TV.
The Standby Light turns on.
CAUTION
Disconnect the power cord from the power
outlet when you do not use the TV for a long
period of time.
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Accessing the TV for the
first time
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WATCHING TV
Watching TV
Manually setting up programmes
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1 Press on the Remote control or
on the
TV to turn the TV on.
2 Press INPUT and select Antenna.
3 Control the TV using the following buttons and
menus while you are watching TV.
Button / Menu
PR(
,
)
Description
Scrolls through the saved
programmes
0-9
Selects a programme by entering
numbers
VOL ( , )
Adjusts the volume level
MUTE
Mutes all sounds
PSM
Selects one of the preset image
modes ( See p.28)
SSM
Selects one of the preset audio
modes. ( See p.30)
ARC
Resizes an image ( See p.16)
4 To turn the TV off, Press
control or
on the Remote
on the TV.
Managing programmes
Automatically setting up
programmes
Use this to automatically find and store all available
programmes.
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
SETUP and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Auto Tuning and press OK.
4 Select Yes to start automatic tuning.
The TV scans and saves available programmes
automatically.
5 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press
MENU.
Manual Tuning lets you manually tune and arrange
the stations in whatever order you desire.
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
SETUP and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Manual Tuning and press OK.
4 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
TV System.
5 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
V/UHF or Cable.
6 Press the Navigation buttons or Number
buttons to scroll Select the desired channel
number.
7 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Commence searching.
8 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Store and press OK
9 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press
MENU.
Editing your programme list
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
SETUP and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Programme Edit and press OK.
4 Edit programmes using the following buttons.
Button
Description
Navigation
Scrolls through programme types
or programmes
OK
Selects a programme to view
Colour
Button
Adds or deletes a programme.
The deleted programme displays
in gray.
WATCHING TV
Selecting the programme list
Displaying programme LIST
1 Press LIST button to access the Programme
List.
2 When you are finished, press MENU or EXIT.
NOTE
You may find some blue programmes.
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These have been set up to be skipped by
auto programming or in the programme
edit mode.
Some programmes with the channel
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number shown in the programme
LIST indicate there is no station name
assigned.
Selecting a programme in the programme list
1 Press the Navigation buttons to programme.
Favourite programme setup
Selecting favourite programme
Favourite programme is a convenient feature that
lets you quikly scan up to programmes of your
choice without having to wait for the TV to scan through all the in-between programmes.
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
SETUP and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Programme Edit and press OK.
4 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Programme you want and press GREEN
button.
5 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press
MENU.
NOTE
This will automatically include the
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selected programme into your favourite
programme list.
2 Switch to the chosen programme number,
press OK.
Displaying the favourite programme list
1 Press Green button to access the Favourite
Programme List.
2 When you are finished, press MENU or EXIT.
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You can check which programmes are stored in
the memory by displaying the programme list.
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WATCHING TV
Using additional options
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Adjusting aspect ratio
- 4:3: The following selection will allow you to view
a picture with an original 4:3 aspect ratio, gray
bars will appear on both the left and right of the
screen.
Resize the image to view the image at its optimal
size by pressing ARC while you are watching TV.
CAUTION
If a fixed image displays on the screen for a
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long period of time, it will be imprinted and
become a permanent disfigurement on the
screen. This is “image burn” or “burn-in” and
not covered by the warranty.
If the aspect ratio is set to 4:3 for a long
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period of time, image burn may occur on
the letterboxed area of the screen.
- 16:9: The following selection will allow you
to adjust the picture horizontally, in linear
proportion, to fill the entire screen(useful for
viewing 4:3 formatted DVDs).
- 14:9: You can view a picture format of 14:9 or a
general TV programme in the 14:9 mode. The
14:9 screen is viewed in the same way as in 4:3,
but is magnified to the left and right.
- Zoom 1 & 2: The following selection will allow
you to view the picture without any alteration,
while filling the entire screen. However, the top
and bottom of the picture will be cropped.
- Just Scan: Following Selection will lead to you
view the picture of best quality without loss of
original picture in high resolution image.
Note : If there is noise in original Picture, You
can see the noise at the edge.
Just Scan
NOTE
- Original: When your TV receives a wide screen
signal it will automatically change to the picture
format broadcast.
Original
You can only select 4:3, 16:9 (Wide) in RGB
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mode.
You can only select 16:9 (Wide), Just Scan,
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4:3 in HDMI mode.
In HDMI (over 720p) mode, Just Scan is
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available.
You can only select 16:9 (Wide), Original,
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4:3,14:9, Zoom1/2 in AV mode.
WATCHING TV
Using the input list
1 Press INPUT to access the input source list.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to one of
the input sources and press OK.
Input source
Description
Antenna or
cable
Watch TV over the air and cable
AV
Watch the contents in a VCR or
other external devices
RGB
View a PC display on the screen
HDMI
Watch contents in a DVD or Digital
settop box or other high definition
devices
Locking the buttons on the TV
Lock the buttons on the TV to prevent any
unwanted operations or accidents by children.
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
OPTION and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Key Lock and press OK.
4 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to On
and press OK to activate the Key lock feature.
-To deactivate the Key lock feature, select Off.
5 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press
MENU.
On-screen menu language
The installation guide menu appears on the TV
screen when it is switched on for the first time.
1 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Desired Language and press OK.
If you want to change Language 1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
OPTION and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Language and press OK.
4 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Desired Language option you want and press
OK.
5 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press
MENU.
NOTE
If you do not finish the set-up Installation
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Guide by pressing EXIT or if you time out on
the OSD (On Screen Display) the installation
menu will continuously appear until the set
up is completed whenever the Monitor set is
switched on.
NOTE
The TV is programmed to remember the last
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setting after you turn the TV off.
If you turn the TV off while the key lock
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feature is activated and wish to turn it back
on, press the
on the TV. You can also
switch the device on using the remote control
by pressing the , INPUT ,PR
or Number buttons. If you press any button on the tv with the
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Key lock feature activated, Key Lock ON
appears on the screen.
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Selecting an input source
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CONNECTING TO A PC
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CONNECTING TO A PC
Your TV supports the Plug & Play* feature.
* Plug & Play: The function when a PC recognizes
a connected device that users connect to a PC
and turn on, without device configuration or user
intervention.
RGB connection
Transmits the analog video signal from your PC to
the TV. Connect the PC and the TV with the D-sub
15 pin cable as shown the following illustrations. To transmit an audio signal, connect an optional
audio cable in TV.
DC-IN
USB 5 V
0.5 A
L
AUDIO
(MONO)
R
(Not Provided)
CAUTION
Connect the signal input cable
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and tighten it by turning the
screws clockwise.
Do not press the screen with
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your finger for a long time as this may
result in temporary distortion on the screen.
Avoid displaying a fixed image on the
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screen for a long period of time to prevent
image burn. Use a screensaver if possible.
NOTE
If you do not use an optional external
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speaker, connect the PC to the TV with the
optional audio cable.
The Audio cable is optional. You can obtain
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additional accessories from most electronics
stores.
If you turn the TV on when the set becomes
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cold, the screen may flicker. This is normal.
Some red, green, or blue spots may appear
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on the screen. This is normal.
CONNECTING TO A PC
Customizing image options
Selecting an image mode
Customize basic and advanced options of each
image mode for the best screen performance.
Display images in its optimized settings by
selecting one of the preset image modes.
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
PICTURE and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Picture Mode and press OK.
4 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to an
image mode you want and press OK.
Mode
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
PICTURE and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Picture Mode.
4 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to an
image mode you want and press OK.
5 Select and adjust following options, and then
press OK.
Description
Vivid
Adjusts the video image for the
retail environment by enhancing the
Contrast, Brightness, Colour, and
Sharpness.
Standard
Adjusts the image for the normal
environment.
Cinema
Optimizes the video image for the
cinematic look and enjoy movies as if
you are in a movie theater.
Option
Backlight
Adjusts the brightness of the
screen by controlling the LCD
backlight. If you decrease the
brightness level, the screen
becomes darker and the power
consumption will be reduced
without any video signal loss.
Contrast
Increases or decreases the
gradient of the video signal.
You may use Contrast when
the bright part of the image is
saturated.
Brightness
Adjusts the base level of the
signal in the image. You may use
Brightness when the dark part of
the image is saturated.
Sharpness
Adjusts the level of crispness in
the edges between the light and
dark areas of the picture. The
lower the level, the softer the
image.
Colour
Adjusts intensity of all Colours.
Tint
Adjusts the balance between Red
and Green levels.
Advanced
Control
Customizes the advanced
options. See more information
about advanced options See p.29.
Picture
Reset
Restores the options to the
default setting.
5 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press
MENU.
Description
6 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press
MENU.
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Adjusting the screen
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CONNECTING TO A PC
Customizing PC display options
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Customize options of each image mode for the
best image quality.
This function works in the following mode: yy
RGB[PC] mode.
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Mode
Description
Standard
Selects when you want standardquality sound.
Music
Selects when you listen to music.
Cinema
Selects when you watch movies.
5 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press
MENU.
PICTURE and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
Customizing sound options
4 Select and adjust following options, and then
Customize options of each sound mode for the
best sound quality.
Screen and press OK.
press OK.
Option
Description
Resolution
Selects a proper Resolution.
Auto
Config.
Sets to adjust the screen Position,
Size and Phase automatically. The
displayed image may be unstable for
a few seconds while the configuration
is in progress.
Position/
Adjusts the options when the
Size/Phase image is not clear, especially when
characters are shaky, after the auto
configuration.
Reset
Restores the options to the default
setting.
5 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press
MENU.
Adjusting the sound
Selecting an sound mode
Play the sound in its optimized settings by
selecting one of the preset sound modes.
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to AUDIO
and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to Sound
Mode and press OK.
4 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to a
sound mode you want and press OK.
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to AUDIO
and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to Sound
Mode and press OK.
4 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to a
sound mode you want and press OK.
5 Select and adjust following options, and then
press OK.
Option
Description
Treble
Controls the dominant sounds in the
output. When you turn up the treble,
it will increase the output to the
higher frequency range.
Bass
Controls the softer sounds in the
output. When you turn up the bass,
it will increase the output to the
lower frequency range.
Reset
Resets the sound mode to the
default setting.
6 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press
MENU.
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Using integrated media
features
Connecting USB storage devices
Connect USB storage devices such as a USB flash
memory, external hard drive, or MP3 player to the
TV and use multimedia features (“Browsing files” See p.35).
Connect a USB flash memory or USB memory
card reader to the TV as shown on the following
illustration. The USB screen appears.
USB 5 V
0.5 A
L
AUDIO
(MONO)
or
R
CAUTION
Back up your files saved on a USB storage
yy
device frequently, as you may lose or
damage the files and this may be not
covered by the warranty.
Tips for using USB storage devices
Only a USB storage device is recognizable.
yy
If the USB storage device is connected
yy
through a USB hub, the device is not
recognizable.
A USB storage device using an automatic
yy
recognition programme may not be
recognized.
A USB storage device which uses its own
yy
driver may not be recognized.
The recognition speed of a USB storage
yy
device may depend on each device.
Please do not turn off the TV or unplug
yy
the USB device when the connected USB
storage device is working. When such device
is suddenly separated or unplugged, the
stored files or the USB storage device may
be damaged.
Please do not connect the USB storage
yy
device which was artificially maneuvered on
the PC. The device may cause the product to
malfunction or fail to be played. Never forget
to use only a USB storage device which has
normal music files, image files.
Please use only a USB storage device which
yy
was formatted as a FAT, FAT16, FAT32 file
system provided with the windows operating
system. In case of a storage device
formatted as a different utility programme
which is not supported by Windows, it may
not be recognized.
Please connect power to a USB storage
yy
device(over 0.5 A) which requires an external
power supply. If not, the device may not be
recognized.
Please connect a USB storage device with
yy
the cable offered by the device maker.
Some USB storage devices may not be
yy
supported or operated smoothly.
File alignment method of USB storage device
yy
is similar to Window XP and filename can
recognize up to 100 English characters.
Be sure to back up important files since data
yy
stored in a USB memory device may be
damaged. We will not be responsible for any
data loss.
If the USB HDD does not have an external
yy
power source, the USB device may not be
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detected. So be sure to connect the external
power source.
- Please use a power adaptor for an external
power source. We do not guarantee an USB
cable for an external power source.
If your USB memory device has multiple
yy
partitions or if you use a USB multi-card
reader, you can use up to 6 partitions or USB
memory devices.
If a USB memory device is connected to a
yy
USB multi-card reader, its volume data may
not be detected.
If the USB memory device does not work
yy
properly, disconnect and reconnect it.
How fast a USB memory device is detected
yy
differs from device to device.
If the USB is connected in Standby Mode,
yy
specific hard disk will automatically be loaded
when the TV is turned on.
The recommended capacity is 32 GB or less
yy
for USB memory.
Any device with more than the recommended
yy
capacity may not work properly.
USB storage devices below USB 2.0 are
yy
supported as well.
When a broken file is played in the USB
yy
storage, the TV may turn off or work
abnormally.
yyIf picture size is bigger than the recommended
size, the picture quality would be bad.
yyUSB file/folder number has limitation, 648, at
each folder.
Browsing files
Access the Photo or Music lists and browse files.
1 Connect a USB storage device.
2 Press MENU to access the main menus.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to USB
and press OK.
4 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to
PHOTO LIST or MUSIC LIST and press OK.
PHOTO LIST
MUSIC LIST
5 Select Drive1 to access the connected USB
storage device
Photo List
Root
Drive 1
Page 2/3
USB Device
No Marked
Free Space 150MB
Drive 1
4 folder(s), 3file(s)
Up Folder
Navigation
Option
Exit
Mark
6 Select a folder you want.
- To return to the previous level, select
Up Folder.
Photo List
Root
Drive 1
Page 2/3
USB Device
No Marked
Free Space 150MB
Up Folder
HO 001
HO 002
HO 003
0 folder(s), 3file(s)
Up Folder
Navigation
Option
Mark
Exit
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7 Press the Navigation buttons to browse files.
1
Photo List
Root
Drive 1
4
5
6
7
Page 2/3
2
3
USB Device
No Marked
Up Folder
Free Space 150MB
SG kim 001
10/01/2010
SG kim 002
10/01/2010
SG kim 003
10/01/2010
SG kim 004
10/01/2010
SG kim 005
10/01/2010
SG kim 006
10/01/2010
SG kim 007
10/01/2010
Viewing Photos
View image files saved in a USB storage device.
The displays on the screen may differ from the
model.
1 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to USB
and press OK.
2 Pressthe Navigation buttons to scroll to Photo
List and press OK.
1366x768, 125KB
3 Press the Navigation buttons to select Drive1
Up Folder
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Navigation
Option
Mark
Exit
to access the connected USB storage device.
4 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to a
Description
No.
folder you want and press OK.
1
Current page number/total number of pages
2
The number of selected files
you want and press OK.
3
Usable USB memory
A pop-up window will appears.
4
File and Folder name
5
Preview window
6
File size
7
5 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to a file
Photo List
Drive 1
HO 001
Return to the previous level
USB Device
Page 2/3
No Marked
Up Folder
Free Space 150MB
HO 001
10/01/2010
HO 003View
10/01/2010
HO 004
10/01/2010
HO 005
10/01/2010
HO 006
10/01/2010
HO 007
10/01/2010
Mark All
Delete
1366x768, 125KB
8
Available buttons on the remote control
Type
Photo
Music
Close
Up Folder
Navigation
Supported file format
10/01/2010
1366x768,
125KB
HO 002
Option
Mark
Exit
6 View photos by using the following menus.
Supported file format
yy JPEG
yy Recommended size
960 pixel (W) x 540 pixel (H)
yy Available size
Baseline: 64 pixel (W) x 64 pixel (H) 12244 pixel (W) x 8640 pixel (H)
Progressive: 64 pixel (W) x 64 pixel (H) 1920 pixel (W) x 816 pixel (H)
yy MP3
yy Bit rate range 32 Kbps - 320 Kbps
yy Sampling rate (Sampling Frequency)
MPEG1 layer 3: 32 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz
MPEG2 layer 3: 16 kHz, 22.05 kHz, 24 kHz
MPEG2.5 layer 3: 8 kHz, 11.025 kHz, 12 kHz
* A copy-protected file will not play.
Menu
View
Description
Displays the selected photo in a fullscreen view.
yy Drive: Views photos saved in a
USB storage drive.
Mark All
Selects all files or clears all of your
or Unmark selections
All
Delete
Deletes a file saved in a USB storage
device.
Close
Closes the pop-up menu.
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The highlighted file will display in the preview
window.
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Use the following options while viewing photos.
Listening to Music
1 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to USB
and press OK.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to Music
List and press OK.
3 Select Drive1 to access the connected USB
ꔗ
Slideshow
BGM
1/17
Delete
storage device.
ꔃ
Option
Hide
folder you want and press OK.
Options
Number of selected photos
Option
Slideshow
BGM
(Rotate)
Description
Starts or stops a slideshow with selected
photos.
If there are no selected photos, all
photos saved in the current folder
display during a slideshow.
To set a slideshow speed, select Option.
Turns the background music on or off.
To set the background music folder,
select Option.
Rotates photos clockwise (90°, 180°,
270°, 360°).
NOTE
The supported photo size is limited.
You cannot rotate a photo if the
resolution of the rotated width is
larger than the supported resolution
size.
Delete
Deletes a photo.
Option
yy Slide Speed: Selects a slideshow
speed (Fast, Normal, Slow).
yy Music Album: Selects a music folder
for the background music.
NOTE
You cannot change the music folder
while the background music is
playing.
Hide
4 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to a
Hides the option window.
To display the options, press OK.
5 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to a file
you want and press OK.
A pop-up window will appears.
Music List
Music
HO 001
Page 2/3
USB Device
No Marked
Free Space 150MB
Title
Up Folder
Duration
3945 KB 128 Kbps
HO 001.mp3
03:50
Play
HO 002.mp3
Play with Photo
HO 003.mp3
1 folder(s), 3 file(s)
Mark All
03:35
Delete
Up Folder
Navigation
03:55
Close
Option
Mark
Exit
6 Play music by using the following menus.
Menu
Description
Play, Stop
Play, or
Play
Marked
Plays music, stops playback, or plays
the selected music file. If you play
music without selecting music files, all
of the music files saved in the current
folder will play.
The icon will appear in front of the
duration on the currently playing file.
yy Drive: Listen to music files saved in
a USB storage drive.
Play with
Photo
Displays photos during playback.
Mark All
Selects all files or clears all of your
or Unmark selections
All
Delete
Deletes a file saved in a USB storage
device.
Close
Closes the pop-up menu.
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7 Control playback by using the following
Button
Description
Stops playback
/
Plays a music file and Pauses or
resumes playback
Skips to the next file
Skips to the previous file
NOTE
A damaged or corrupted file will not play and
yy
the duration of the file display as 00:00.
A copy-protected file will not play.
yy
If the TV is not in use for some time
yy
during playback, the information box as a
screensaver will appear to prevent image
burn. To return to the Music list screen, press
MENU or EXIT
Folder name/file name
Music
S003
0:27 / 3:67
Time elapsed /Duration
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CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS
Accessing main menus
PR
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to one of the following menus and
OK
VOL
press OK.
VOL
PR
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to the setting or option you want
and press OK.
4 When you are finished, press EXIT.
MENU
EXIT ARC/MARK TEXT
HOLD
SIZE
MIX
TIME
REVEAL
INDEX
MODE
UPDATE
USB VOL - USB VOL +
When you return to the previous menu, press MENU.
PICTURE ( See p.28)
Adjusts the image size,
quality, or effect
SETUP ( See p.27)
Sets up and edit
programmes
AUDIO ( See p.30)
Adjusts the sound quality, effect, or volume level
SETUP
TIME ( See p.32)
Sets the time, date, or Timer feature
TIME
PICTURE
OPTION
OPTION ( See p.33)
Customizes the general
settings
AUDIO
USB
USB ( See p.34)
Using integrated media
features
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Customizing settings
SETUP
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to SETUP and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to the setting or option you
Move
Auto Tuning
Manual Tuning
Programme Edit
want and press OK.
-To return to the previous level, press MENU.
4 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press MENU.
The available SETUP settings are described in the following:
Setting
Description
Auto Tuning
Tunes and stores all available programmes through antennas or cable inputs. ( See p.14)
Manual Tuning
Tunes and stores the programmes you want manually. ( See p.14)
Programme Edit
Edit the pregramme list. ( See p.14)
OK
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PICTURE settings
PICTURE
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1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to PICTURE and
press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to the setting or
option you want and press OK.
Move
OK
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Picture Mode
: Vivid
ꔈBacklight
100
ꔈContrast
100
ꔈBrightness
50
ꔈSharpness
70
ꔈColour 70
ꔈTint 0
ꔈAdvanced Control
ꔈPicture Reset
Screen
R
-To return to the previous level, press MENU.
4 When you are finished, press EXIT.
G
When you return to the previous menu, press
MENU.
The available picture settings are described in the following:
Setting
Description
Aspect Ratio
Changes the image size to view images at its optimal size. ( See p.16)
Picture Mode
Selects one of the preset image or customizes options in each mode for the best TV screen
performance. You are also able to customize advanced options of each mode.
The available preset picture modes vary depending on the TV .
Mode
Screen
Vivid
Adjusts the video image for the retail environment by enhancing the contrast,
brightness, Colour, and sharpness.
Standard
Adjusts the image for the normal environment.
Cinema
Optimizes the video image for a cinematic look to enjoy movies as if you are in a
movie theater.
Customizes the PC display options in RGB mode.
Option
Resolution
Selects a proper resolution. See "Specification" See p.45 for the recommended
resolution for each model.
Auto Configure
Sets to adjust the screen position, clock, and phase automatically. The displayed image may be unstable for a few seconds while the configuration is
in progress.
Position/Size/
Phase
Adjusts the options when the picture is not clear, especially when characters are
shaky, after the auto configuration.
Reset
Restores the options to the default setting.
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Basic image options
Description
djusts the brightness of the screen by controlling the LCD backlight. If you decrease the
A
brightness level, the screen becomes darker and the power consumption will be reduced
without any video signal loss.
Contrast
Increases or decreases the gradient of the video signal. You may use Contrast when the
bright part of the picture is saturated.
Brightness
Adjusts the base level of the signal in the picture. You may use Brightness when the dark
part of the picture is saturated.
Sharpness
Adjusts the level of crispness in the edges between the light and dark areas of the picture.
The lower the level, the softer the image.
Colour
Adjusts intensity of all Colours.
Tint
Adjusts the balance between red and green levels.
Advanced Control
Customizes the advanced options.
Picture Reset
Restores the options to the default setting.
Advanced image options
Setting
Description
Colour Temperature
(Medium/Warm/Cool)
This is the function to adjust the overall colour of the screen to the feeling you want.
Dynamic Contrast
(Off/Low/High)
Adjusts the contrast to keep it at the best level according to the brightness of the screen. The
picture is improved by making bright parts brighter and dark parts darker.
Dynamic Colour
(Off/Low/High )
Adjusts screen colours so that they look livelier, richer and clearer. This feature enhances
hue, saturation and luminance so that red, blue, green and white look more vivid.
Noise Reduction
(Off/Low/Medium/
High)
Reduces screen noise without compromising video quality.
Black Level
(Low/High/Auto)
yy Low: The picture of the screen gets darker.
yy High: The picture of the screen gets brighter.
yy Auto: Realizing the black level of the screen and set it to High or Low automatically.
Set black level of the screen to proper level.
This function enables to select 'Low' or 'High' in the following mode: AV(NTSC-M), HDMI.
Otherwise, 'Black level' is set to 'Auto'.
Film Mode
(On/Off)
You can watch a cinema-like video by eliminating judder effect.
Use this function when you watch movies.
R/G/B
This is the function to adjust the overall colour of the screen to the feeling you want.
Red/Green/Blue Contrast : The adjustment range is -30 to +30.
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Setting
Backlight
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AUDIO settings
AUDIO
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1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to AUDIO and press
OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to the setting or
Auto Volume
Balance Sound Mode
Move
OK
: Off
0
: Standard
ꔈTreble
ꔈBass
ꔈReset
L
R
50
50
option you want and press OK.
-To return to the previous level, press MENU.
4 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press
MENU.
The available audio options are described in the following:
Setting
Description
Auto Volume
Activates the Auto Volume feature to keep the volume level consistent whenever you change
programmes. The volume level may not be consistent due to different signal conditions of
broadcasting stations.
Balance
Adjusts balance between the left and right speakers according to your room environment.
Sound Mode
Selects one of the preset sound modes or customize each option in each mode.
Mode
Standard
Select when you want standard-quality sound.
Music
Select when you listen to music.
Cinema
Select when you watch movies.
NOTE
If sound quality or volume is not at the level you want, it is recommended to use a separate
home theater system or amplifier to cope with different user environments.
Option
Treble
Controls the dominant sounds in the output. When you turn up the treble, it will
increase the output to the higher frequency range.
Bass
Controls the softer sounds in the output. When you turn up the bass, it will
increase the output to the lower frequency range.
Reset
Resets the sound mode to the default setting.
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Stereo/Dual Reception
1 Press I/II and press the One/Two and press OK.
Broadcast
On Screen Display
Mono
Stereo
Dual
MONO
STEREO
DUAL I , DUAL II , DUAL I + II
Mono sound selection
If the stereo signal is weak in stereo reception, you can switch to mono. In mono reception, the clarity of
sound is improved.
Language selection for dual language broadcast
a programme can be received in two languages (dual language), you can switch to DUAL I, DUAL II or
DUAL I + II.
DUAL I DUAL I I DUAL I+I I Sends the primary broadcast language to the loudspeakers.
Sends the secondary broadcast language to the loudspeakers.
Sends a separate language to each loudspeaker.
Nicam Reception
If the TV is equipped with a receiver for NICAM reception, high quality NICAM (Near Instantaneous
Companding Audio Multiplex) digital sound can be received.
Sound output can be selected according to the type of broadcast received.
1 When NICAM mono is received, you can select NICAM MONO or MONO.
2 When NICAM stereo is received, you can select NICAM STEREO or MONO.
If the stereo signal is weak, switch to MONO.
3 When NICAM dual is received, you can select NICAM DUAL I, NICAM DUAL II or NICAM DUAL I+II or
MONO.
Speaker Sound Output Selection
In AV, RGB PC and HDMI mode, you can select output sound for the left and right loudspeakers.
Select the sound output.
L+R: Audio signal from audio L input is sent to the left loudspeaker and audio signal from audio R input is
sent to the right loudspeaker.
L+L: Audio signal from audio L input is sent to left and right loudspeakers.
R+R: Audio signal from audio R input is sent to left and right loudspeakers.
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When a programme is selected, the sound information for the station appears with the programme number
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TIME settings
TIME
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1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to TIME and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to the setting or option you
Clock
Off Time
On Time
Sleep Timer
Auto Off
Move
OK
: Off
: Off
: Off
: Off
want and press OK.
-To return to the previous level, press MENU.
4 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press MENU.
The available time settings are described in the following:
Setting
Description
Clock
You must set the time correctly before using on/off time function.
If current time setting is erased by a power failure or the TV is unplugged, reset the clock.
Off Time/On Time
Sets the time to turn on or off the tv automatically. To use this function, you should set the current
time and date in the Clock menu.
NOTE
If you do not press any button within 2 hours after the TV turns on by the On Time feature,
yy
the TV enters the Standby mode automatically.
If you set the On Time feature and turn the TV off by pressing Main power switch, the On
yy
Time feature will not work. To activate the On Time feature, the TV must be in Standby
mode.
If you set both Off Time and On Time features to the same time, the Off Time function
yy
overrides the On Time feature.
Sleep Timer
Sets the length of time until the TV to turns off. When you turn the TV off and turn it on again, the
Sleep Timer will be set to off.
Auto Off
If the set is switched on and there is no input signal, it will switch off automatically after 15
minutes.
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OPTION settings
OPTION
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to OPTION and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to the setting or option you
Move
OK
: English
: Off
: On
: Home Use
want and press OK.
-To return to the previous level, press MENU.
4 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press MENU.
The available option settings are described in the following:
Setting
Description
Language
Selects a language for the display ( See p.17).
Key Lock
The TV can be set so that the remote control is required to control it. This feature can be used to
prevent unauthorized viewing.
NOTE
In Key Lock ‘On’, if the TV is turned off, press the
yy
on the remote control.
button on the TV or POWER buttons
With the Key Lock On, the display ‘
Key Lock On ’ appears on the screen if any button
yy
on the front panel is pressed while viewing the TV.
Standby Light
Sets to turn on or off the Standby Light on the TV.
Mode Setting
Customizes the TV settings to suit your preference. The initial setup screen will appear when you
turn on the TV for the first time.
Setting
Mode Setting
Factory Reset
Selects Home Use mode for the home environment.
Selects Store Demo mode for the retail environment.
This function initializes all settings.
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1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
Language Key Lock Standby Light
Mode Setting
Factory Reset
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MAKING CONNECTIONS
USB settings
USB
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Photo List
Music List
1 Press MENU to access the main menus.
2 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to USB and press OK.
3 Press the Navigation buttons to scroll to the setting or option you
want and press OK.
-To return to the previous level, press MENU.
4 When you are finished, press EXIT.
When you return to the previous menu, press MENU.
The available usb settings are described in the following:
Setting
Description
Photo List
You can view photo files on USB storage device. ( See p.23)
Music List
You can play music files on USB storage device. ( See p.24)
Move
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Connect various external devices to the TV and switch input modes to select an external device. For more
information about an external device’s connection, refer to the manual supplied with each device.
Available external devices are: HD receivers, DVD players, VCRs, audio systems, USB storage devices,
PC, camcorders or cameras, gaming devices, and other external devices.
NOTE
If you record a TV program on a DVD recorder or VCR, make sure to connect the TV signal input
yy
cable to the TV through a DVD recorder or VCR. For more information about recording, refer to the
manual supplied with the connected device.
The external device connection may differ from the model.
yy
Connect external devices to the TV by referring to the following table.
Connection overview
Connection type
Video
Audio
Digital
Analog
Digital
HDMI (highly recommended)
O
-
O
Analog
-
RGB
-
O
-
O
Composite
-
O
-
O
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MAKING CONNECTIONS
Connect various external devices to the ports on the TV’s back panel.
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1 Find an external device you want to connect to your TV shown on the following illustration.
2 Check the connection type of the external device.
3 Go to the appropriate illustration and check the connection details.
HD Receiver
HDMI – See p.37
Composite – See p.37
DVD
HDMI – See p.37
Composite – See p.37
VCR
Composite – See p.37
USB
Memory storage
– See p.37
Memory card reader
– See p.37
PC
RGB – See p.18
Camcorder/Camera
HDMI – See p.37
Composite – See p.37
Gaming device
HDMI – See p.37
Composite – See p.37
NOTE
If you connect a gaming device to the TV, use the cable supplied with the gaming device.
MAKING CONNECTIONS
Composite connection
Transmits the analog video and audio signals from
an external device to the TV. Connect the external
device and the TV with the composite cable as
shown in the following illustration.
Connect a Camcorder, Camera, HD receiver, DVD,
VCR player or Gaming device to the TV and select
an appropriate input mode.
HDMI connection
USB
SB 5 V
0.5 A
L
AUDIO
(MONO)
Transmits the digital video and audio signals from
an external device to the TV. Connect the external
device and the TV with the HDMI cable as shown
on the following illustration.
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NOTE
Use a High Speed HDMI™ Cable.
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High Speed HDMI™ Cables are tested to
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carry an HD signal up to 1080p and higher.
(Not Provided)
(MONO)
L
USB 5 V
AUDIO
R
Connecting to a USB
0.5 A
L
AUDIO
(MONO)
R
Connect a USB storage device such as s USB
flash memory, external hard drive, MP3 player or
a USB memory card reader to the TV and access
the USB menu to use various multimedia files. "Connecting USB storage devices" on See p.21
and “Browsing files” on See p.22
(Not Provided)
HDMI OUT
USB 5 V
0.5 A
L
AUDIO
(MONO)
or
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Connecting to a Camcorder,
Camera, HD receiver, DVD,
VCR player or Gaming
device
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TELETEXT
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TELETEXT
This feature is not available in all countries.
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Teletext is a free service broadcast by most TV
stations which gives up to the minute information
on news, weather, television programmes, share
prices and many other topics. The teletext decoder
of this TV can support the SIMPLE, TOP and
FASTEXT systems. SIMPLE (standard teletext)
consists of a number of pages which are selected
by directly entering the corresponding page
number. TOP and FASTEXT are more modern methods allowing quick and easy selection of
teletext information. POWER
TV/PC
MUTE
INPUT
PSM
SSM
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
0
Q.VIEW
PR
OK
VOL
Page selection
1 Enter the desired page number as a three-digit
number with the NUMBER buttons. If during
selection you press a wrong number, you must
complete the three-digit number and then re-enter the correct page number.
2 The Navigation button can be used to select
the previous or next page.
I/II
1
LIST
Simple Text
Programming a colour button in
LIST mode
If the TV is in SIMPLE text, TOP text or FASTEXT
mode, press the
button to switch to LIST mode.
Four teletext page numbers of your choice can
be colour coded and easily selected by pressing
the corresponding coloured button on the remote
control handset.
VOL
1 Press a coloured button.
PR
MENU
2 Using the NUMBER buttons, select the page
EXIT ARC/MARK TEXT
you wish to programme.
3 Press the OK button. The selected page is
HOLD
SIZE
MIX
TIME
REVEAL
INDEX
MODE
UPDATE
USB VOL - USB VOL +
stored as the selected page number, blinking
once to confirm this. From now on, you can
select this page with the same coloured button.
4 The three other coloured buttons are
programmed in this way.
Switch On/Off
Press the TEXT button to switch to teletext. The
initial page or last page appears on the screen.
Two page numbers, TV station name, date and
time are displayed on the screen headline. The
first page number indicates your selection, while
the second shows the current page displayed.
Press the TEXT or EXIT button to switch off
teletext. The previous mode reappears.
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Fastext
The user guide displays four fields-red, green,
yellow and blue at the bottom of the screen. The
yellow field denotes the next group and the blue
field indicates the next block.
The teletext pages are colour coded along the
bottom of the screen and are selected by pressing
the corresponding coloured button.
Page selection
Block / Group / Page Selection
1 Press the
1 With the Blue button you can progress from
2 You can select the pages which are colour
block to block.
2 Use the Yellow button to proceed to the next
group with automatic overflow to the next block.
3 With the GHreen button you can proceed to the
next existing page with automatic overflow to
the next group. Alternatively, the button can
be used.
4 The Red button permits you to return to
previous selection. Alternatively, the button
can be used.
Direct Page Selection
As with SIMPLE teletext mode, you can select a
page by entering it as a three digit number using
the NUMBER buttons in TOP mode.
button to select the index page.
coded along the bottom line with corresponding
coloured buttons.
3 AS with SIMPLE teletext mode, you can select
a page by entering its three digit page number
with the NUMBER buttons in FASTEXT mode.
4 The or button can be used to select the
preceding or following page.
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TELETEXT
Special Teletext Function
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Hold
Stops the automatic page change which will
occur if a teletext page consists of 2 or more
sub pages.
The number of sub pages and the sub page
displayed is, usually, shown on the screen
below the time. When this menu is selected the
stop symbol is displayed at the top left-hand
corner of the screen and the automatic page
change is inactive.
Reveal
Select this menu to display concealed
information, such as solutions to riddles or
puzzles.
Index
Select the each index page.
Update
Size
Selects double height text.
Press this button to enlarge the top half of the
page.
Press this button again to enlarge the bottom
half of the page.
Press this button again to return to the normal
display.
MIX
Displays the teletext pages superimposed on
the TV picture.
To switch the TV picture off press this button
again.
Time
When viewing a TV programme, select this
menu to display the time at the top right hand
corner of the screen.
In the teletext mode, press this button to select
a sub page number. The sub page number
is displayed at the bottom of the screen. To
hold or change the sub page, press the RED/
GREEN, Navigation buttons or NUMBER
buttons.
Displays the TV picture on the screen while
waiting for a new teletext page. The display
will appear at the top left hand corner of the
screen. When the updated page is available
then display will change to the page number.
Select this menu again to view the updated
teletext page.
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Clean your TV regularly to keep the best
performance and to extend the product lifespan.
CAUTION
Make sure to turn the power off and
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disconnect the power cord and all other
cables first.
When the TV is left unattended and unused
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for a long time, disconnect the power cord
from the wall outlet to prevent possible
damage from lightning or power surges.
Screen and frame
To remove dust, wipe the surface with a dry and
soft cloth.
To remove major dirt, wipe the surface with a soft
cloth dampened in clean water or a diluted mild
detergent. Then wipe immediately with a clean and
dry cloth.
CAUTION
Do not push, rub, or hit the surface with
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your fingernail or a sharp object, as this may
result in scratches on the screen and image
distortions.
Do not use any chemicals, such as waxes,
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benzene, alcohol, thinners, insecticides, air
fresheners, lubricants, as these may as these
may damage the screen’s finish and cause
discolorations.
Cabinet and stand
To remove dust, wipe the cabinet with a dry and
soft cloth.
To remove major dirt, wipe the cabinet with a
soft cloth dampened in a clean water or water
containing a small amount of mild detergent.
CAUTION
Do not spray liquid onto the surface. If water
yy
enters the TV, it may result in fire, electric
shock, or malfunction.
Do not use any chemicals as this may
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deteriorate the surface.
Power cord
Remove the accumulated dust or dirt on the power
cord regularly.
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TROUBLESHOOTING
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TROUBLESHOOTING
General
The Monitor set does not operate properly
Problem
The remote control doesn’t work
Power is suddenly turned off
Resolution
yy Check to see if there is any object between the product and the
remote control causing obstruction. Ensure you are pointing the
remote control
yy Ensure that the batteries are installed with correct polarity ( to ,
to ).
yy Ensure that the correct remote operating mode is set: TV, VCR, etc.
yy Install new batteries.
yy Is the sleep timer set?
yy Check the power control settings. Power interrupted.
yy If the TV is switched on and there is no input signal, it will switch off
automatically after 15 minutes to save the power consumption.
yy When a broken file was played in the USB mode, the TV may turn off.
Please check the file in your usb storage.
The video function does not work.
Problem
No picture & No sound
Picture appears slowly after
switching on
No Colour, poor colour, or poor
picture
Horizontal / vertical bars or picture
shaking
Poor reception on some channels
Lines or streaks in pictures
No picture when connecting HDMI
Resolution
yy Check whether the product is turned on.
yy Try another channel. The problem may be with the broadcast.
yy Is the power cord inserted into wall power outlet?
yy Check your antenna direction and/or location.
yy Test the wall power outlet, plug another product’s power cord into the
outlet where the product’s power cord was plugged in.
yy This is normal, the image is muted during the product startup process.
Please contact your service centre, if the picture has not appeared
after five minutes.
yy Adjust Colour in menu option.
yy Keep a sufficient distance between the product and the VCR.
yy Try another channel. The problem may be with the broadcast.
yy Are the video cables installed properly?
yy Activate any function to restore the brightness of the picture.
yy Check for local interference such as an electrical appliance or power
tool.
yy Station or cable product experiencing problems, tune to another
station.
yy Station signal is weak, reorient antenna to receive weaker station.
yy Check for sources of possible interference.
yy Check antenna (Change the direction of the antenna).
yy Check that your HDMI cable is High Speed HDMI Cable.
If the HDMI cables are not High Speed HDMI Cable, flickering or no
screen display can result. Please use the High Speed HDMI Cable.
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The audio function does not work.
Resolution
yy Press the VOL + or - button.
yy Sound muted? Press MUTE button.
yy Try another channel. The problem may be with the broadcast.
yy Are the audio cables installed properly?
No output from one of the speakers yy Adjust Balance in menu option.
Unusual sound from inside the
yy A change in ambient humidity or temperature may result in an unusual
product
noise when the product is turned on or off and does not indicate a
problem with the product.
No sound when connecting HDMI
yy Check HDMI cable is High Speed HDMI Cable.
or USB
yy Check USB cable over version 2.0.
yy If the sound is abnormal in the HDMI, check the audio format in your
external equipments.
»» Audio Supported format: PCM
There is a problem with PICTURE settings.
Problem
When the user changes the picture
settings, the TV automatically
converts back to the initial settings
after a certain period of time.
Resolution
yy It means that the TV is currently set to Store Demo mode. To switch
to Home use mode you should do the followings: From the TV Menu,
choose OPTION → Choose Mode Setting → Choose Home use.
Now, you have completed switching to the Home use mode.
PC mode
No image is displayed.
Problem
Resolution
Power is on, but the screen appears yy Adjust brightness and contrast again.
extremely dark.
Does the ‘Check signal cable’
message appear?
yy The signal cable between PC and product is not connected. Check
the signal cable.
yy Press the ‘INPUT’ button in the remote control to check the input
signal.
‘Unknown Product’ message appears when the product is connected.
Problem
Did you install the driver?
Resolution
yy Install the product driver, which is provided with the product, or
download it from the web site. (http://www.lg.com)
yy See if the plug & play function is supported by referring to the video
card user’s guide.
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Problem
Picture OK & No sound
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TROUBLESHOOTING
After-image appears on the product.
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Problem
After-image appears when
the product is turned off.
Resolution
yy If you use a fixed image for a long time, the pixels may be damaged
quickly. Use the screen saver function.
Screen Colour is abnormal.
Problem
Screen has poor Colour resoluion
(16_Colours).
Screen Colour is unstable or mono
Colour.
Do back spots appear on the
screen?
Resolution
yy Set screen Colour resolution to more than 24 bits (true Colour) Select
control Pane → Display → Settings → Colour Table menu in Windows.
yy Check the connection status of the signal cable.
yy Several pixels (red, green, white or black Colour) may appear on the
screen, which can be attributable to the unique characteristics of the
LCD panel. It is not a malfunction of the LCD.
The screen image looks abnormal.
Problem
Is the screen position wrong?
Do thin lines appear on the
background screen?
Horizontal noise appears or the
characters look blurred.
Resolution
yy Adjust the Position menu in OSD. From the TV Menu, Choose
PICTURE → Choose Screen → Adjusts Position.
yy A See if the video card resolution and frequency are supported by
the product. If the frequency is out of range, set to the recommended
resolution in the Control Panel → Display → Setting menu.
yy Adjust the Size menu in OSD. From the TV Menu, Choose PICTURE
→ Choose Screen → Adjusts Size.
yy Adjust the Phase menu in OSD. From the TV Menu, Choose
PICTURE → Choose Screen → Adjusts Phase.
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22MN42A
LCD Panel
Screen Type
Pixel Pitch
Video Signal
Input Connector
Power
Max. Resolution
Recommended Resolution
Horizontal Frequency
Vertical Frequency
Synchronization Type
Rated Voltage
Power Consumption
AC/DC Adapter
Dimensions (Width x Height x Depth)
Weight
Environmental
conditions
Operating Temperature
Operating Humidity
Storage Temperature
Storage Humidity
546.86 mm Wide (21.50 inch) TFT (Thin Film Transistor)
LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) Panel.
Visible diagonal size : 546.86 mm
0.248 (H) x 0.248 (V)
1920 × 1080 @ 60 Hz
1920 × 1080 @ 60 Hz
30 kHz to 69 kHz
56 Hz to 61 Hz
Separate Sync
RF, CVBS, RGB, HDMI, USB(JPEG, MP3)
19 V
2.0 A
On Mode : 27 W (typ.)
Sleep Mode 1 W (RGB)
Off Mode 0.5 W
Manufacturer: LG Innotek, Model: PSAB-L204B
Manufacturer: Lien Chang, Model: LCAP25B
508.5mm X 388.2mm X 144.9mm
3kg
10 °C to 35 °C
20 % to 80 %
-10 °C to 60 °C
5 % to 90 %
Product specifications shown above may be changed without prior notice due to upgrade of product
functions.
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SPECIFICATIONS
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SPECIFICATIONS
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24MN42A
LCD Panel
Screen Type
598.09mm (23.547 inch) TFT (Thin Film Transistor)
LCD Module.
Visible diagonal size : 598.0 mm
Pixel Pitch
0.38175 (H) x 0.38175 (V)
Video Signal
Max. Resolution
1366 x 768 @ 60 Hz
Recommended Resolution 1366 x 768 @ 60 Hz
Horizontal Frequency
30 kHz to 69 kHz
Vertical Frequency
56 Hz to 61 Hz
Synchronization Type
Separate Sync
Input Connector
RF, CVBS, RGB, HDMI, USB(JPEG, MP3)
Power
Rated Voltage
19 V
2.0 A
Power Consumption
On Mode : 30 W (typ.)
Sleep Mode 1 W (RGB)
Off Mode 0.5 W
AC/DC Adapter
Manufacturer: LG Innotek, Model: PSAB-L101A
Manufacturer: Lite-On, Model: PA-1650-64
Dimensions (Width x Height x Depth)
558.6mm x 415.1mm x 144.9mm
Weight
3.8 kg
Environmental
Operating Temperature
10°C to 35 °C
conditions
Operating Humidity
20 % to 80 %
Storage Temperature
-10°C to 60 °C
Storage Humidity
5 % to 90 %
Product specifications shown above may be changed without prior notice due to upgrade of product
functions.
SPECIFICATIONS
RGB (PC) supported mode
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22MN42A
Resolution
Horizontal
Frequency
(kHz)
Vertical
Frequency
(Hz)
Pixel
clock
(MHz)
640 x 480
31.469
59.94
25.175
800 x 600
37.879
60.317
40.0
1024 x 768
48.363
60.0
65.0
1152 x 864
54.34
60.05
80
1280 x 1024
63.981
60.02
108.0
1600 x 900
55.54
60
97.75
1680 x 1050
64.674
59.883
119.0
1680 x 1050
65.290
59.954
146.25
1920 x 1080
67.5
60
148.5
Resolution
Horizontal
Frequency
(kHz)
Vertical
Frequency
(Hz)
Pixel
clock
(MHz)
640 x 480
31.469
59.94
25.175
800 x 600
37.879
60.317
40.0
1024 x 768
48.363
60.0
65.0
1280 x 720
47.77
59.85
74.5
1152 x 864
54.34
60.05
80
1280 x 1024
63.981
60.02
108.0
1366 x 768
47.71
59.79
85.5
24MN42A
HDMI (DTV) mode
Resolution
Horizontal
Vertical
Frequency(kHz) Frequency(Hz)
720 x 480
31.470
59.940
720 x 480
31.500
60.000
720 x 576
31.250
50.000
1280 x 720
44.960
59.940
1280 x 720
45.000
60.000
1280 x 720
37.500
50.000
1920 x 1080
33.720
59.940
1920 x 1080
33.750
60.000
1920 x 1080
28.125
50.000
1920 x 1080
67.432
59.940
1920 x 1080
67.500
60.000
1920 x 1080
56.250
50.000
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NOTE
There may be interference relating to yy
resolution, vertical pattern, contrast or
brightness in PC mode. Change the PC
mode to another resolution or change the
refresh rate to another rate or adjust the
brightness and contrast on the menu until the
picture is clear. If the refresh rate of the PC
graphic card can not be changed, change the
PC graphic card or consult the manufacturer
of the PC graphic card.
The synchronization input waveform for yy
Horizontal and Vertical frequencies are
separate.
Connect the signal cable from the monitor
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output port of the PC to the RGB (PC) port of
the Monitor set
If using a sound card, adjust PC sound as
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required.
If the graphic card on the PC does not output
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analogue and digital RGB simultaneously,
connect only one of either RGB to display
the PC output on the Monitor set.
If the graphic card on the PC does output
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analogue and digital RGB simultaneously,
Monitor set to either RGB. (The other mode
is set to Plug and Play automatically by the
Monitor set.)
If you use an RGB-PC cable that is too long,
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there may be interference on the screen. We
recommend using under 5 m of cable. This
provides the best picture quality.
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Safety Precautions
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LICENSES
Supported licenses may differ by model. For more information of the licenses, visit www.lg.com.
HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are
trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC.
Make sure to read the Safety Precautions before
using the product.
Keep the Owner’s Manual (CD) in an accessible
place for future reference.
The model and serial number of the TV is
located on the back and one side of the TV.
Record it below should you ever need service.
MODEL
SERIAL
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