LG | M1717S | LG M1717S Owner’s Manual

User's Guide
M1717S
M1917S
Make
sure
to read the
Important Precautions before using the product.
Keep the User's Guide(CD) in an accessible place for furture reference.
See the label attached
dealer when you
on
the product and quote this information to your
require service.
Precautions
Important
This unit has been
engineered and manufactured to ensure your personal
safety, however improper use may result in potential eletrical shock or fire
hazards. In order to allow the proper operation of all safeguards
incorporated in this display, observe the following basic rules for its
installation, use, and servicing.
On
Safety
power cord supplied with the unit. In case you use another power
cord, make sure that it is certified by the applicable national standards if not being
provided by the supplier. If the power cable is faulty in any way, please contact the
Use
only the
manufacturer
or
the nearest authorized
repair service provider for a replacement.
The power supply cord is used as the main disconnection device. Ensure that the
socket-outlet is easily accessible after installation.
display only from a power source indicated in the specifications of
this manual or listed on the display. If you are not sure what type of power supply
Operate
the
you have in your home, consult with your dealer.
Overloaded AC outlets and extension cords
cords and broken
plugs. They
technician for replacement.
Do not
Open
There
the
may result in
are
a
dangerous. So are frayed
shock
or
power
fire hazard. Call your service
Display.
serviceable components inside.
There are Dangerous High Voltages inside, even when the power is OFF.
Contact your dealer if the display is not operating properly.
are no user
To Avoid Personal
Injury :
Do not place the display on a sloping shelf unless properly secured.
Use only a stand recommended by the manufacturer.
To Prevent Fire
or
Hazards:
display OFF if you leave the room for more than a short period
of time. Never leave the display ON when leaving the house.
Keep children from dropping or pushing objects into the display's cabinet
openings. Some internal parts carry hazardous voltages.
Do not add accessories that have not been designed for this display.
During a lightning storm or when the display is to be left unattended for an
extended period of time, unplug it from the wall outlet.
Always
turn the
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On Installation
Do not allow
the
anything
display where the
Do not
use
this
to rest upon or roll over the power
power cord is
display
sink, laundry tub, in
near water
a wet
cord, and do
not
place
subject to damage.
such
basement,
as near a
or near a
bathtub, washbowl, kitchen
swimming pool.
Displays are provided with ventilation openings in the cabinet to allow the release
of heat generated during operation. If these openings are blocked, built-up heat
failures which may result in a fire hazard. Therefore, NEVER:
Block the bottom ventilation slots by placing the display on a bed, sofa, rug, etc.
Place the display in a built-in enclosure unless proper ventilation is provided.
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,
strike the Active Matrix LCD with
anything hard
or damage the Active Matrix LCD permanently.
or
Do not press the LCD
some
screen
with your
finger for a long
time
as
as
this may scratch,
this may
cause
afterimages.
Some dot defects may appear as Red, Green or Blue spots on the screen.
However, this will have no impact or effect on the display performance.
If
possible, use the recommended resolution to obtain the best image quality for
your LCD display. If used under any mode except the recommended resolution,
some scaled or processed images may appear on the screen. However, this is
characteristic of the fixed-resolution LCD panel.
On
Cleaning
Unplug the display before cleaning the face of the display screen.
Use a slightly damp (not wet) cloth. Do not use an aerosol directly
screen because over-spraying may cause electrical shock.
On
on
the
display
Repacking
Do not throw away the carton and packing materials. They make an ideal
container in which to transport the unit. When shipping the unit to another
location, repack it in its original material.
On
Disposal
The fluorescent lamp used in this product contains a small amount of mercury.
Do not dispose of this product with general household waste.
Disposal of this product must be carried out in accordance to the regulations of
your local authority.
Connecting
Before
the
Display
setting up the monitor, ensure that the power to the monitor, the
computer system, and other attached devices is turned off.
Connecting
the stand base
1. Place the monitor with its front facing downward on a cushion or soft cloth.
2. Align the hooks on the stand base with the matching slots in the base of
the monitor.
3.
Hook
Insert the hooks into slots.
Removing
1.
2.
the stand base
Place the monitor with its front
To
remove
facing
downward
on a
cushion
the stand base, hold the bottom of the stand with
pull the base bottom latch with the other hand,
as
soft cloth.
or
one
shown in the
hand and
figure.
Bottom Latch
Important
This illustration
the
depicts the general
items shown in the picture.
model of connection. Your monitor may differ from
Once you connect the stand base, try not to disconnect it.
Do not carry the product upside down holding only the stand base. The
fall and get
damaged or injure
your foot.
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product
may
the
Connecting
Before
Display
setting up the monitor, ensure that the power to the monitor, the computer
system, and other attached devices is turned off.
Positioning your display
1. Adjust the position
Tilt
Range
:
of the
panel
in various ways for maximum comfort.
3˚~25˚
Swivel :345˚
Ergonomic
ergonomic and comfortable viewing
monitor should not exceed 5 degrees.
It is recommended that in order to maintain
position, the forward tilt angle of the
an
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Connecting
Using
the
the
Display
Computer
1. Place the monitor in a convenient, well-ventilated location near your computer.
2. Connect the signal cable. When attached, tighten the thumbscrews to secure the
connection.
3. Connect the power cord
the
into
a
proper power outlet that is
easily accessible and
close to
display.
Power Cord
Signal Cable
Varies according to model.
NOTE
This is
Wall-outlet type
a
simplified representation
of the rear view.
This rear view represents
a
2
general model; your display may
differ from the view as shown.
1
PC-outlet type
PC
MAC
Mac adapter
For Apple Macintosh use,
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.
4.
Press
on.
button
the front switch
panel
to turn the power
When monitor power is turned on, the 'Self
Setting
Function' is executed
NOTE
Self Image Setting
'
on
a
Image
automatically.
Function'? This function
provides the user with optimal display settings.When the user
connects the monitor for the first time, this function automatically adjusts the display to optimal settings for individual
input signals. If you want to adjust the monitor while in use, or wish to manually run this function once again, push
the 'AUTO/SET' button on the front panel of the monitor. Otherwise, you may execute the Factory reset' option on
the OSD adjustment menu. However, be aware that this option initializes all the menu items except 'Language'.
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Connecting
the
Display
Bottom
PC AUDIO
Headphone/Earphone Input
Automatically mutes the speaker volume
when the headphones are plugged in.
Audio
Input
Connects to the *LINE OUT
jack
of the
PC sound card.
<Display
-
Back>
*LINE OUT
A terminal used to connect to the
speaker including a built-in amplifier
(Amp). Make sure that the connecting
Speaker Out
terminal of the PC sound card is checked
*Line Out
before
sound
connecting. If the Audio Out
card has only Speaker Out,
of PC
reduce the PC volume.
If the Audio Out of the PC sound card
supports both Speaker Out and Line Out,
convert to Line Out
using the card
jumper of the program (Refer to the
Sound Card Manual).
<Jack of the PC sound card>
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Control Panel Functions
Front Panel Controls
Control
Power Button
Power Indicator
Function
Use this button to turn the
display
on or
off.
This Indicator
lights up blue when the display
operates normally(On Mode). If the display is in Sleep
Mode (Energy Saving), this indicator color changes
to amber.
AUTO/SET
Use this button to enter
Button
Display.
a
selection in the On Screen
AUTO IMAGE ADJUSTMENT
When
adjusting
your display settings, always press
the AUTO/SET button before entering the On Screen
Display(OSD). This will automatically adjust your
display image to the ideal settings for the current
screen resolution size (display mode).
The best
display
mode is
17 inch monitor
:
1280x1024
19 inch monitor
:
1280x1024
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Control Panel Functions
Front Panel Controls
Control
Function
Use these buttons to decrease
VOL Buttons
or
increase
the volume level.
Buttons
Use these buttons to select
Screen
or
adjust functions
in the On
Display.
Lightview
hot
key
This feature lets you easily select the best desired
NIGHT image condition optimized to the environment
DAY
(ambient illumination, image types etc).
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MENU Button
DAY
:
Bright ambient
NIGHT
:
TEXT
For text
illumination
Dark ambient illumination
images (Word processing etc.)
MOVIE : For animation images in videos or movies
PHOTO : For pictures or drawings
NORMAL : This is under normal operating conditions
:
Use this button to enter
or
exit the On Screen
Display.
OSD LOCKED/UNLOCKED
This function allows you to lock the current control
settings, so that they cannot be inadvertently changed.
Press and hold the MENU button for servaral seconds.
The message "OSD LOCKED" should appear.
You
unlock the OSD controls at any time by pushing
the MENU button for servaral seconds. The message
can
"OSD UNLOCKED" should appear.
MUTE Button
Used to select mute on
mute off (means sound
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(means
on).
sound
off)
and
On Screen
Screen
Display (OSD) Control Adjustment
Adjustment
Making adjustments to the image size, position and operating parameters of
the display is quick and easy with the On Screen Display Control system.
A short example is given below to familiarize you with the use of the controls.
The following section is an outline of the available adjustments and selections
you can make using the OSD.
NOTE
Allow the
To make
display to
stabilize for at least 30 minutes before
adjustments
in the On Screen
MENU
Display, follow these steps:
AUTO/SET
MENU
Press the MENU Button, then the main
To
access a
becomes
making image adjustments.
control,
highlighted,
Use the
menu
of the OSD appears.
Buttons. When the icon you want
press the AUTO/ SET Button.
use
the
MENU
or
Buttons to
adjust the item
to the desired level.
Accept the changes by pressing the MENU 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
Sub-menu
menu
PICTURE
Reference
BRIGHTNESS
To
CONTRAST
contrast and gamma of the
adjust the brightness,
screen
GAMMA
COLOR
PRESET
6500K
To customize the color of
9300K
the
screen
RED
GREEN
BLUE
POSITION
TRACKING
HORIZONTAL
To
VERTICAL
screen
CLOCK
To
adjust the position
improve the clarity
stability of the screen
PHASE
of the
and
LANGUAGE
SETUP
OSD
HORIZONTAL
To customize the
screen
status for a user's
operating
environment
POSITION VERTICAL
WHITE BALANCE
POWER INDICATOR
FACTORY RESET
:
Adjustable
NOTE
The order of icons may differ
depending
on
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the model (A10~A13).
On Screen
Display(OSD)
Selection and
Adjustment
procedure of selecting and adjusting an item
using the OSD system. Listed below are the icons, icon names, and icon
descriptions of the all items shown on the Menu.
You
were
introduced to the
Press the MENU
Button, then the main menu of the OSD appears.
Menu Name
Icons
Sub-menus
NOTE
OSD (On Screen
Display)
menu
languages
on
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the monitor may differ from the manual.
On Screen
Main
Display(OSD)
menu
Selection and
Sub
Adjustment
Description
menu
PICTURE
of the
BRIGHTNESS
To
adjust the brightness
CONTRAST
To
adjust the
GAMMA
Set your own gamma value. : -50/0/50
On the monitor, high gamma values
display whitish images and low gamma
values display high contrast images.
screen.
contrast of the screen.
COLOR
Select the screen color.
6500K: Slightly reddish white.
9300K: Slightly bluish white.
PRESET
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RED
Set your
own
red color levels.
GREEN
Set your
own
green color levels.
BLUE
Set your
own
blue color levels.
POSITION
HORIZONTAL
To
move
image left
VERTICAL
To
move
image
CLOCK
To minimize any vertical bars
stripes visible on the screen
and
right.
up and down.
TRACKING
background.The horizontal
size will also change.
or
screen
PHASE
the focus of the display.
This item allows you to remove any
horizontal noise and clear or
sharpen the image of characters.
To
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adjust
On Screen
Display(OSD)
Main
menu
Selection and
Sub
Adjustment
Description
menu
SETUP
LANGUAGE
To choose the
control
OSD
POSITION
names
language in which
are displayed.
To
adjust position
on
the
the
of the OSD window
screen.
If the output of the video card is different
the required specifications, the color
WHITE
BALANCE
level may deteriorate due to video
signal distortion. Using this function, the
signal
level is
adjusted
to fit into the
standard output level of the video card
in order to provide the optimal image.
Activate this function when white and
black colors
POWER
INDICATOR
are
present in the
screen.
Use this function to set the power
indicator on the front side of the monitor
to ON
or
OFF.
If you set OFF, it will go off.
If you set ON at any time, the power
indicator will automatically be turned
FACTORY
on.
Restore all factory default settings except
"LANGUAGE."
Press the
button to reset immediately.
RESET
If this does not improve the screen image, restore the factory default settings.
If necessary, perform the white balance function again. This function will be enabled
the input signal is an analog signal.
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only when
Troubleshooting
Check the
No
following before calling for service.
image
appears
Is the power cord of the
display connected?
Check and
Is the power indicator
light on?
Touch the Power button.
Is the power on and the
power indicator blue or
Adjust the brightness
properly
if the power cord is connected
to the power outlet.
see
and the contrast.
green?
Is the power indicator
amber?
If the
the
is in power saving mode, try moving
or pressing any key on the keyboard
display
mouse
bring up the screen.
Try to turn on the PC.
to
Do you see an "OUT
OF RANGE" message
on
the screen?
Do you see a "CHECK
SIGNAL CABLE"
message
on
the
This message appears when the signal from the
PC (video card) is out of horizontal or vertical
frequency range of the display. See the
'Specifications' section of this manual and
configure your display again.
This message appears when the signal cable
between your PC and your display is not
connected. Check the
signal cable
and try
again.
screen?
Do you
see a
"OSD LOCKED" message
Do you see "OSD
LOCKED" when you
push
MENU button?
You
can secure
the screen?
the current control
settings,
inadvertently
they cannot be
changed. You can unlock the OSD controls
at any time by pushing the MENU button for
so
that
on
serveral seconds: the message
"OSD UNLOCKED" will appear.
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Troubleshooting
Display image
Display
is incorrect
Position is
incorrect.
Press the AUTO/SET button to
automatically adjust
your display image to the ideal setting.
If the results are unsatisfactory, adjust the image
position using the H position and V position icon
in the on screen display.
Check Control Panel --> Display --> Settings and
see if the frequency or the resolution were changed.
If yes, readjust the video card to the recommend
resolution.
On the
screen
background, vertical
bars or stripes are
visible.
Any horizontal noise
appearing in any
image or characters
are not clearly
portrayed.
The
screen
mono or
color is
abnormal.
Press the AUTO/SET button to
automatically adjust
your display image to the ideal setting.
If the results are unsatisfactory, decrease the
vertical bars or stripes using the CLOCK icon in the
on screen display.
Press the AUTO/SET button to
automatically adjust
your display image to the ideal setting.
If the results are unsatisfactory, decrease the
horizontal bars using the PHASE icon in the on
screen display.
Check Control Panel --> Display --> Settings and
adjust the display to the recommended resolution or
adjust the display image to the ideal setting. Set the
color setting higher than 24 bits (true color).
Check if the signal cable is
properly connected 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,
to be higher than AC100-240V 50/60Hz.
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It has
Troubleshooting
Have you installed the
driver?
display
Have you installed the
display driver?
display driver from the
display driver CD (or diskette) that comes with
your display. Or, you can also download the
driver from our web site: http://www.lge.com.
Do you
Make
see an
"Unrecognized monitor,
Plug&Play (VESA DDC)
Be
sure
to install the
sure
to check if the video card
supports
Plug&Play function.
monitor found"
message?
Audio function
No sound.
Check if the audio cable is
Check the volume level.
Sound level is too low.
Check the volume level.
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correctly connected.
17inch
Specifications
Display
17 inches (43.2cm) Flat Panel Active matrix-TFT LCD
Anti-Glare coating
17 inches viewable
0.264 mm pixel pitch
Sync Input
Video
Input
Resolution
Plug&Play
Audio
Horizontal Freq.
Vertical Freq.
30
56
-
-
83kHz (Automatic)
75Hz (Automatic)
Input Form
Separate TTL, Positive/Negative
SOG (Sync On Green)
Signal Input
Input Form
pin D-Sub Connector
RGB Analog (0.7Vp-p/75ohm)
Max
VESA 1280
x
1024@75Hz
Recommend
VESA 1280
x
1024@60Hz
15
DDC 2B
RMS Audio
Output 1W+1W(R+L)
0.7Vrms
Input Sensitivity
Speaker Impedance 16Ω
Consumption
On Mode
Sleep Mode
Off Mode
37W
≤1W
≤1W
Dimensions
Width
38.95 cm / 15.33 inches
43.79 cm / 17.24 inches
23.20 cm / 9.13 inches
Power
&Weight
(with tilt stand)
Tilt
Range
Power
Input
:
Height
Depth
Net
5.28
Tilt
Swivel
3˚~25˚
345˚
kg (11.64 lbs)
AC 100-240V~50/60Hz 1.0A
Environmental
Operating Conditions
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
Power cord
Attached(
)
), Detached ( O )
Wall-outlet type
or
PC-outlet type
NOTE
Information in this document is
subject to change without
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notice.
Display
19 inches (48.18cm) Flat Panel Active matrix-TFT LCD
Anti-Glare coating
19 inches viewable
0.294 mm pixel pitch
Sync Input
Horizontal Freq.
Vertical Freq.
Video
Input
Resolution
Plug&Play
Audio
30
56
-
-
83kHz (Automatic)
75Hz (Automatic)
Input Form
Separate TTL, Positive/Negative
SOG (Sync On Green)
Signal Input
Input Form
pin D-Sub Connector
RGB Analog (0.7Vp-p/75ohm)
Max
VESA 1280
x
1024@75Hz
Recommend
VESA 1280
x
1024@60Hz
15
DDC 2B
RMS Audio
Output 1W+1W(R+L)
0.7Vrms
Input Sensitivity
Speaker Impedance 16Ω
Power
Consumption
On Mode
Sleep Mode
Off Mode
42W
≤1W
≤1W
Dimensions
Width
&Weight
(with tilt stand)
Height
Depth
44.36
47.56
23.20
Tilt
Range
Power
Input
Environmental
Conditions
:
/ 17.46 inches
cm / 18.72 inches
cm / 9.13 inches
cm
Net
5.98
Tilt
Swivel
3˚~25˚
345˚
kg (13.18 lbs)
AC 100-240V~50/60Hz 1.0A
Operating Conditions
Temperature 10˚C to 35 ˚C
10 % to 80 % non-Condensing
Humidity
Storage Conditions
Temperature -20˚C
5 % to 95 %
Humidity
Tilt Stand
Signal
cable
Power cord
Attached( O ), Detached (
Attached(
to 60 ˚C
non-Condensing
)
), Detached ( O )
Wall-outlet type
or
PC-outlet type
NOTE
Information in this document is
subject to change without
notice.
Specifications
Preset Modes
(Resolution)
Display Modes (Resolution)
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
VESA
800
x
600
37.879
60
VESA
800
x
600
46.875
75
MAC
832
x
624
49.725
75
VESA
1024
x
768
48.363
60
VESA
1024
x
768
60.023
75
10
MAC
1152
x
870
68.681
75
11
VESA
1152
x
900
61.805
65
*12
VESA
1280
x
1024
63.981
60
13
VESA
1280
x
1024
79.976
75
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*Recommend Mode
Indicator
Mode
On Mode
Sleep Mode
Off Mode
LED Color
Blue
Amber
Off
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How to Install the Rack wall
This monitor meets
mounting
interface
VESA-compliant mounting
pad
specifications.
1.
Please the monitor
front side
2. Separate
facing
on a
piece of cloth
or
other soft surface with the
downward.
the stand Cover
using
a
screwdriver
as
shown in the
picture.
Stand Cover
3. Separate
4.
the stand base
using
Install the VESA standrad wall
a
screwdriver
as
shown in the
picture.
mounting.
VESA wall
mounting
Connected to another
(stand type
object
and wall-mounted
type. This monitor accepts
a
VESA-compliant mounting
interface pad.-optional)
For further information, refer to
the VESA Wall Mounting
PC Audio
Instruction Guide.
Kensington Security Slot- optional
Connected to a locking
cable that can be purchased separately
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at most
computer
stores
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