Introduction Thank you for purchasing a high resolution monitor. It will give you high resolution performance and convenient reliable operation in a variety of video operating modes. Features The monitor is 17 inches (15.9 inches viewable ) intelligent, microprocessor based monitor compatible with most analog RGB (Red, Green, Blue) display standards, including IBM PC , PS/2 , Apple , Macintosh , Centris , Quadra , and Macintosh II family. a The monitor provides crisp text and vivid color graphics with VGA, SVGA, XGA, and VESA Ergonomic modes (non-interlaced), and most Macintosh adaptor. compatible color video cards when used with the The monitor's wide video cards compatibility makes it possible or software without purchasing a new monitor. appropriate upgrade to Digitally controlled auto-scanning is done with the micro-processor for scan frequencies between 30 and 70kHz, and vertical scan frequencies between 50-160Hz. The microprocessor-based intelligence allows the monitor to operate in each frequency mode with the precision of a fixed frequency monitor. horizontal The microprocessor-based digital controls allow you to conveniently adjust a variety of image controls by using the OSD (On Screen Display). Monitor rear are receipt on are requested guide as a your purchase. Staple information here and retain this permanent a of producing a maximum horizontal resolution of maximum vertical resolution of 1024 lines. It is well sophisticated windowing environments. For greater user health and safety, this monitor complies with the swedish TCO'95 requirements for low radiation emissions. stringent and not available to others. You should record your found of this unit. These numbers unique to this unit capable 1280 dots and suited for CAD work and Registration The model and serial numbers the This monitor is record of here. Date of Purchase : Dealer Purchased From : Dealer Address : Dealer Phone No. : Model No. : Serial No. : For low cost of monitor operation, this monitor is certified as meeting Energy Star requirements, and utilizes the VESA Display Power Management Signalling (DPMS) protocol for power saving during nonuse periods. the EPA Introduction Important Precautions This unit has been engineered and manufactured to assure your personal safety, but improper use can result in potential electrical shock or fire hazard. In order not to defeat the safeguards incorporated in this monitor, observe the following basic rules for its installation, use, and servicing. Also follow all warnings and instructions marked directly on your monitor. On Safety Use only the 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 manufacturer or the nearest authorized repair service provider for a replacement. Operate the monitor only from a power source indicated in the specifications of this manual or listed on the monitor. If you are not sure what type of power supply you have in your home, consult with your dealer. Overloaded AC outlets and extension cords are dangerous. So power cords and broken plugs. They may result in Call your service technician for replacement. Do not Open a shock or are frayed fire hazard. the Monitor There are no user There are serviceable components inside. Dangerous High Voltages inside, even when the power is OFF. Contact your dealer if the monitor is not operating properly. To Avoid Personal Injury : place the monitor on a sloping shelf unless properly secured. Use only a stand recommended by the manufacturer. Do not try to roll a stand with small casters across thresholds or deep pile carpets. Do not To Prevent Fire or Hazards: Always turn the monitor OFF if you leave the room for more than a short period of time. Never leave the monitor ON when leaving the house. Keep children from cabinet A2 openings. dropping or pushing objects into the monitor's Some internal parts carry hazardous voltages. Introduction Important Precautions Do not add accessories that have not been During for this monitor. Do not lightning period of time, unplug it from the wall outlet. bring magnetic devices such as magnets or motors near the picture tube. for On Installation designed storm or when the monitor is to be left unattended an a extended Do not allow place anything to rest upon or roll over the power cord, and do not the monitor where the power cord is subject to damage. Do not use this monitor near water such as near a bathtub, washbowl, kitchen sink, laundry tub, in Monitors provided with ventilation openings in the cabinet to allow the generated during operation. If these openings are blocked, are a wet basement, or near a swimming pool. release of heat built-up heat can cause failures which may result in a fire hazard. Therefore, NEVER: Block the bottom ventilation slots by placing the monitor on a bed, sofa, rug, etc. Place the monitor in a built-in enclosure unless proper ventilation is provided. Cover the openings with Place the monitor On On cloth or near or over a other material. radiator or heat source. Cleaning Unplug the monitor before cleaning the face of the picture tube. Use a slightly damp (not wet) cloth. Do not use an aerosol directly on the picture tube because overspray may cause electrical shock. 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 A3 location, repack it in its original material. Installation Connecting the Monitor Connection to any IBM VGA PC compatible Figure 1 shows the signal cable connections from the monitor to the Video Graphics Array (VGA) port typical in an IBM PC or PC compatible. This also applies to any graphics video card for PC-CAD or workstation that has a 15 pin high density (3 row) d-Sub connector. system 1. Power off both the monitor and PC. 2. Connect the 15 pin VGA connector of the supplied signal cable to the output VGA video connector on the PC and the matching input connector on the rear of the monitor. The connectors will mate only way. If you cannot attach the cable easily, turn the connector upside down and try again. When mated, tighten the thumbscrews to one secure the connection. 3. Power ON the PC, then the monitor. 4. If you see the SELF DIAGNOSTICS message, check the signal cable and connectors. 5. After using the system, power OFF the monitor, then the PC. IBM PC D-15P Power Cord Signal Figure A4 1. Cable Installation Connecting the Monitor Connecting to an Figure 2 shows the connection to an Apple Macintosh, using a separately purchased adapter. Apple Macintosh PC 1. Power OFF both the monitor and the PC. 2. Locate the computer appropriate MAC to VGA adapter block at your local store. This adapter changes the high density 3 row 15 pin pin 2 row connection to mate with the other end of the signal cable to the side of the VGA connector to the correct 15 your MAC. Attach adapter block with 3 3. rows. Connect the attached adapter block/signal cable to the video output on your MAC. 4. Power ON the PC, then the monitor. 5. If you see the SELF DIAGNOSTICS message, check the signal cable and connectors. 6. After using the system, power OFF the monitor, then the PC. MACINTOSH Adapter 15P D-15P Power Cord Signal Figure A5 2. Cable Operation Location and Function of Controls Front View ? ? ? Power Button Power Indicator OSD Button Digital Control Panel Rear View ID Label ? ? ? AC Power Socket A6 D-Sub Signal Cable Operation Control Panel Function Front Panel Controls Power Indicator OSD Button Use this button to enter exit the on screen If you don't use The power indicator or display. OSD is shown in the lights up green when the monitor operates normally. If the monitor is in DPM menu (Energy Saving) mode (stand-by/ suspend/power off), this indicator color changes to amber. for 15 seconds after OSD Window is Window light power button. This indicator displayed, OSD will be automatically closed. ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? Buttons Power Button Use these buttons to Use this button to enter choose a in the A7 SET Button or adjust on screen items display. selection in the screen display. on Use this button to turn the monitor on or off. Operation Display (OSD) Control Adjustment On Screen Making adjustments to the image size, position and operating parameters of the monitor are quick and easy with the On Screen Display Control system. A quick example is given below to familiarize you with the use of the controls. Following section is an outline of the available adjustments and selections you can make using the OSD. NOTE Allow the monitor to stabilize for at least 30 minutes before making image adjustment. To make 1 adjustments Display, Press the OSD Button, then the main To acces a control, want becomes Use the Accept the use the highlighted, follow these steps: of the OSD appears. Buttons. When the icon you press the SET Button. changes by pressing by Pressing menu or Buttons to Exit the OSD A8 in the On Screen adjust the item to the desired level. the SET Button. the OSD Button. Operation On Screen Display(OSD) Adjustment You an were item introduced to the using Listed below the OSD are the items that OSD the are Selection and procedure of selection and adjusting system. icons, icon shown on names, and icon descriptions of the Menu. Adjust Description Brightness BRIGHTNESS/CONTRAST Used to adjust the brightness of the screen. Contrast the desired. Adjust PRESET display 6500K/ 9300K To appear the COLOR to the contrast displays color temperature. ?6500K:Slightly ?9300K:Slightly reddish white. bluish white. TEMP User easily color set without adjustment Red, Green and Blue (R/G/B). RED To set your own color levels. GREEN To set your own color levels. BLUE To set your own color levels. Vertical Position To POSITION move image up and down. Horizontal Position To move right. A9 picture image left and Operation On Screen Display(OSD) Adjustment OSD Selection and Adjust Description Vertical Size To SIZE adjust image height. Horizontal Size To adjust image width. Side Pincushion To correct the bowing in and out of the image. SHAPE Side pincushion balance To correct the balance of both sides bowling. Trapezoid To correct geometric distortion. Parallelogram This control of the adjusts for image. a skewing screen Tilt To correct image rotation. VIDEO LEVEL This item is used to select the monitor's input signal level. The normal level used for most PC's is 0.7V. When the screen suddenly gets brightened or blurry, please select 1.0V and try again. SETUP DDC To select the DDC function(ON/OFF). LANGUAGE To choose the language in which the control names are displayed. OSD POSITION To adjust position of the OSD window on the screen. A10 Operation On Screen Display(OSD) Adjustment OSD Selection and Adjust Description DEGAUSS To manually demagnetize which may show screen image RECALL You or color incorrectly. this function when you can use want to go back to the SPECIAL the some display purchased the adjusting to modify it in screen of the time you after product the Preset Mode. When you are in the User mode, you items. only the screen Recall, using adjust if display again necessary. can recall , , , After If you want more information on the Preset Mode, refer to A14 page. MOIRE This item allows you to reduce the moire (Moire is caused by interference Horizontal Scan Line with the periodical dot screen). It is normally OFF(H:0/V:0). The moire adjustments may affect the focus of the The screen slightly may shake while the moire reduction function is A11 screen. image on. Energy Saving Design complies with the EPA's Energy Star program, which is a program designed to have manufacturers of computer equipment build circuitry into their products to reduce power consumption during time of This monitor non-use. This monitor also goes into its energy saving mode if you exceed the monitor's operating limits, such as the maximum resolution of 1280x1024 or the frequency refresh rates of 30-70kHz horizontal When this monitor is used with with a Green or 50-160Hz vertical. Energy Star PC, or a PC the VESA Display Power or EPA blanking software following Management Signalling (DPMS) protocol, this monitor can conserve significant energy by reducing power consumption during periods of nonuse. When the PC goes into the energy saving mode, the monitor will go into a suspended operation state, indicated by the Power LED light changing from a green color to an amber color. After an extended period in the suspended mode, the monitor will then enter a semi-OFF mode to a screen energy. In the semi-OFF mode or DPMS OFF mode as we specifications, the Power LED will still show an amber color. conserve more call it in our When you awaken your PC by hitting a key or moving the mouse, the monitor will also awaken to its normal operating mode, indicated by the green Power LED consumption Power can light. By following be reduced to the these conventions, the power following levels: Consumption Normal On On Normal ≤74W Green Stand-by Off On Off ≤15W Amber Suspend On Off Off ≤15W Amber Off Off Off Off ≤5W Amber Technical Information Low Radiation Low Radiation Compliance (MPR II) and DDC Data (Display This monitor meets Compliance (MPR II) of the strictest guidelines available today for low radiation emissions, offering the user extra shielding and an antistatic screen coating. These guidelines, set forth by a government agency in Sweden, limit the Frequency (ELF) DDC one Channel) (Display Data Channel) DDC is a amount of emission allowed in the and Very Low Extremely Low Frequency (VLF) electromagnetic range. communication channel over which the monitor automatically informs the host system (PC) about its capabilities. This monitor has DDC function; DDC2B. DDC2B carry out uni-directional communication between the PC and the monitor. Under these situations, the PC sends display data to the monitor but not commands to control the monitor settings. NOTE PC must support DDC functions to do this. If your monitor is displaying a mono chrome select the DDC OFF function. A13 image or the wrong resolution, Video Memory Modes The monitor has 36 memory locations for display are factory preset to popular video modes. Display Modes (Resolution) 1 23456789 User Modes modes, 11 of which VGA 640 x 400 31.47 70 VESA 640 x 480 31.47 60 VESA 640 x 480 37.50 75 85 VESA 640 x 480 43.27 MAC 832 x 624 49.75 75 VESA 800 x 600 37.88 60 VESA 800 x 600 46.88 75 VESA 800 x 600 53.68 85 75 VESA 1024 x 768 60.02 10 VESA 1024 x 768 68.677 85 11 VESA 1280 x 1024 63.98 60 Modes 12-36 detects one are empty and can accept new video data. If the monitor video mode that has not been present before or is not of the preset modes, it stores the new mode automatically in one a new of the empty modes If you use starting with mode 12. up the 25 blank modes and still have more new modes, the monitor replaces the information in the user video modes starting with mode 12. Recalling Display Modes When your monitor detects a mode it has seen before, it automatically recalls the image settings you may have made the last time you used that mode. You may, however, manually force a recall of each of the 11 preset modes by pressing the Recall button. All preset modes are automatically recalled as the monitor senses the incoming signal. The ability to recall the preset modes is dependent on the signal coming from your PC's video card or system. If this signal does not match any of the factory modes, the monitor automatically sets itself display the image. to Technical Information Troubleshooting Check the following before calling for service. SELF DIAGNOSTICS message. The signal cable is not connected, or is loose. Check and secure the connection. OUT OF FREQUENCY message appears. The frequency of the signal from the video card is outside the operating range of the monitor. *Horizontal Frequency : 30-70kHz *Vertical Frequency : 50-160Hz Use the graphics board's utility software (Refer to the manual for graphics board). to change the frequency setting The power LED is illuminated amber. Display power management mode. There is no active signal coming from the PC. The signal cable is not fastened securely. Check the computer power and graphics adapter The image on the SCREEN is rectangle shape. not configuration. centered, or too small, or not a Image adjustment yet in the current operating mode. Use buttons to set the image to your liking. not been done the OSD, SET and The monitor doesn't enter the power (Amber). Computer video signal saving off mode is not VESA DPMS standard. Either the PC or the video controller card is not using the VESA DPMS power management function. An abnormal picture is displayed on the screen. For example, the upper part of the picture may be missing or dark. If using certain non-VESA Standard video card, an abnormal picture may be displayed. Try setting it to one of the factory preset modes, or selecting to a resolution and refresh rate within the specification limits of the monitor. blinking amber, may result in abnomal NOTE If the power indicator(LED) condition of the monitor. light is Then press a power ON/OFF button on the front service technician for more information. A15 panel control and call your Service Unplug the monitor from the wall outlet and refer servicing to qualified service personnel when : The power cord or plug is damaged or frayed. Liquid has been spilled into the monitor. The monitor has been exposed to rain or water. The monitor does not operate normally following the operating instructions. Adjust only those controls that are covered in the operating instructions. An improper adjustment of other controls may result in damage and often requires extensive work by a qualified technician to restore the monitor to normal operation. The monitor has been dropped or the cabinet has been damaged. The monitor exhibits a distinct change in performance. Snapping or popping from the monitor is continuous or frequent while the monitor is operating. It is normal for some monitors to make occasional sounds when being turned on or off, or when changing video modes. Do not attempt to service the monitor removing covers hazards. Refer all yourself, as opening or dangerous voltage or other qualified service personnel. may expose you to servicing to Technical Information Specifications Sync Signal Types Priority Type 1 Separate Sync. (N.C Signal Connector Pin Assignment : No H.Sync. V.Sync. H. V. Sync. Sync. Connection) 15pin VGA Connector 5 1 6 10 15 Pin NOTE 12345678 11 Signal(D-Sub) Red 9 N.C. Green 10 Ground Blue 11 Ground Ground 12 SDA Self-Test 13 H. Sync. Red Ground 14 V. Sync. Green Ground 15 SCL Blue Ground No. 5 Pin have to A17 Pin Signal(D-Sub) ground on the PC side. Technical Information Specifications Picture Tube (15.9 inches viewable) FST degree deflection 17 inch 90 0.27mm dot pitch AGARAS(Anti-Glare Anti-Reflective Anti-Static) coating Horizontal Freq. 30 70kHz (Automatic) Vertical Freq. 50 160Hz (Automatic) Form Input Separate TTL, Positive/Negative 15 pin D-Sub Connector Signal Input Sync Input - - Video Input Dimensions (with tilt/swivel stand) Power Input RGB Input Form Separate, Resolution(max) 1280 Width 41.0 cm / 16.1 inches Height 43.2 cm / 17.3 inches Depth 44.0 cm / 17.0 inches x Analog, 0.7Vp-p/75 ohm, Positive 1024 @60Hz AC 100--240V 50/60Hz 2.0A Weight Net Environmental Conditions 15.5 kg (34.2 lbs) Condition Operating Temperature Humidity 10 ˚C to 35 ˚C 10 % to 90 % non-Condensing Condition Storage Temperature Humidity 0 ˚C to 60 ˚C 5 % to 90 % non-Condensing NOTE Information in this document is A18 subject to change without notice.