OWNER’S MANUAL LED LCD MONITOR (LED Monitor*) * LG LED Monitor applies LCD screen with LED backlights. Please read this manual carefully before operating your set and retain it for future reference. 24MN39HM www.lg.com Copyright © 2018 LG Electronics Inc. All Rights Reserved. TABLE OF CONTENTS LICENSE Each model has different licenses. Visit www.lg.com for more information on the license. ENGLISH LICENSE....................................................... 2 ASSEMBLING AND PREPARING................... 3 The terms HDMI and HDMI High-Definition Multimedia Interface, and the HDMI Logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing Administrator, Inc. in the United States and other countries. USING THE MONITOR................................... 8 USER SETTINGS........................................... 9 TROUBLESHOOTING.................................. 18 PRODUCT SPECIFICATION.......................... 20 2 MaxxAudio and additional MAXX trademarks are trademarks and/ or registered trade- marks of Waves Audio Ltd. ASSEMBLING AND PREPARING Product and Button Description CAUTION Joystick Button How to Use the Joystick Button You can easily control the functions of the monitor by pressing the joystick button or moving it left/right/up/ down with your finger. Basic Functions NOTE •• The components may look different from those illustrated here. •• Without prior notice, all product information and specifications contained in this manual are subject to change to improve the performance of the product. •• To purchase optional accessories, visit an electronics store or an online shopping site, or contact the retailer from which you purchased the product. •• The power cord provided may differ depending upon the region. Supported Drivers and Software •• You can download and install the latest version from the enclosed CD or from the LGE website (www.lg.com). •• Supported features can be different by model. ENGLISH •• Always use genuine LG components to ensure safety and product performance. •• The product warranty will not cover damage or injury caused by the use of unauthorized components. •• It is recommended that use the supplied components. •• If you use generic cables not certified by LG, the screen may not display or there may be image noises. •• Illustrations in this document represent typical procedures, so they may look different from the actual product. •• Do not apply foreign substances (oils, lubricants, etc.) to the screw parts when assembling the product. (Doing so may damage the product.) •• Applying excessive force when tightening screws may cause damage to the monitor. Damage caused in this way will not be covered by the product warranty. •• Do not carry the monitor upside down by just holding the base. This may cause the monitor to fall off the stand and could result in personal injury. •• When lifting or moving the monitor, do not touch the monitor screen. The force applied to the monitor screen may cause damage to it. Power on Press the joystick button once with your finger to turn on the monitor. Power off Press and hold the joystick button once more than 5 seconds with your finger to turn off the monitor. Volume control You can control the volume by moving the joystick button left/ right. NOTE •• The joystick button is located at the bottom of the monitor. Indicator Drivers and Software Installation Priority Monitor Driver Recommended Mode LED Color OnScreen Control Recommended On Mode Sleep Mode Off Mode White White Blinking Off 3 Moving and Lifting the Monitor ENGLISH When moving or lifting the monitor, follow these instructions to prevent the monitor from being scratched or damaged and to ensure safe transportation, regardless of its shape or size. •• Place the monitor in the original box or packing material before attempting to move it. •• Before moving or lifting the monitor, disconnect the power cord and all other cables. •• Hold the bottom and side of the monitor frame firmly. Do not hold the panel itself. •• When holding the monitor, the screen should face away from you to prevent it from being scratched. •• When transporting the monitor, do not expose the monitor to shock or excessive vibration. •• When moving the monitor, keep it upright and never turn the monitor on its side or tilt it sideways. Installing on a Table (Images may vary depending on models) •• Lift the monitor and place it on the table in an upright position. Place the monitor at least 100 mm away from the wall to ensure sufficient ventilation. 100 mm 100 mm 100 mm 100 mm CAUTION •• Avoid touching the monitor screen as much as possible. -- This may result in damage to the screen or some of the pixels used to create images. •• If you use the monitor panel without the stand base, its joystick button may cause the monitor to become unstable and fall, resulting in damage to the monitor or human injury. In addition, this may cause the joystick button to malfunction. 4 CAUTION •• Unplug the power cord before moving or installing the monitor. There is risk of electric shock. •• Make sure to use the power cord that is provided in the product package and connect it to a grounded power outlet. •• If you need another power cord, please contact your local dealer or the nearest retail store. Using the Kensington Lock 1 Place the monitor mounted on the stand base in an upright position. 2 Adjust the angle of the screen. The connector for the Kensington security system is located at the bottom of the monitor. For more information on installation and usage, refer to the Kensington lock owner’s manual or visit the website at http://www.kensington.com. Connect the monitor to a table using the Kensington security system cable. The angle of the screen can be adjusted forward or backward from -5° to 20° for a comfortable viewing experience. WARNING ENGLISH Adjusting the Angle •• To avoid injury to the fingers when adjusting the screen, do not hold the lower part of the monitor’s frame as illustrated below. •• Be careful not to touch or press the screen area when adjusting the angle of the monitor. NOTE •• The Kensington security system is optional. You can obtain optional accessories from most electronics stores. 5 Installing the Wall Mount Plate This monitor meets the specifications for the wall mount plate or other compatible devices. NOTE ENGLISH •• The wall mount plate is sold separately. •• For more information on installation, refer to the wall mount plate’s installation guide. •• Be careful not to apply too much force while mounting the wall mount plate as it may cause damage to the screen. •• Remove the stand before installing the monitor on a wall mount by performing the stand attachment in reverse. Installing on the Wall (Images may vary depending on models) Install the monitor at least 100 mm away from the wall and leave about 100 mm of space at each side of the monitor to ensure sufficient ventilation. Detailed installation instructions can be obtained from your local retail store. Alternatively, please refer to the manual for how to install and set up a tilting wall mounting bracket. 100 mm 100 mm 100 mm 100 mm 100 mm 6 To install the monitor to a wall, attach a wall mounting bracket (optional) to the back of the monitor. Make sure that the wall mounting bracket is securely fixed to the monitor and to the wall. Wall Mount (mm) Standard screw Number of screws 75 x 75 M4 x L10 4 NOTE •• A non-VESA standard screw may damage the product and cause the monitor to fall. LG Electronics is not liable for any accidents relating to the use of non-standard screws. •• The wall mount kit includes the installation guide and all necessary parts. •• The wall mounting bracket is optional. You can obtain optional accessories from your local dealer. •• The length of the screw may differ for each wall mounting bracket. If you use screws longer than the standard length, it may damage the inside of the product. •• For more information, please refer to the user manual for the wall mounting bracket. CAUTION ENGLISH •• Unplug the power cord before moving or installing the monitor to avoid electric shock. •• Installing the monitor on the ceiling or on a slanted wall may result in the monitor falling off, which could lead to injury. Use an authorized LG wall mount and contact the local dealer or qualified personnel. •• Applying excessive force when tightening screws may cause damage to the monitor. Damage caused in this way will not be covered by the product warranty. •• Use the wall mounting bracket and screws that conform to VESA standards. Damage caused by the use or misuse of inappropriate components will not be covered by the product warranty. •• When measured from the back of the monitor, the length of each installed screw must be 8 mm or less. Wall mount Pad Back Cover Wall mount Pad Back Cover Standard screw : M4 x L10 Max. 8 mm 7 USING THE MONITOR Connecting AV Devices Press the joystick button, go to Settings HDMI Connection Input, and then select the input option. ENGLISH CAUTION •• Do not press the screen for a prolonged time. This may cause image distortion. •• Do not display a still image on the screen for a prolonged time. This may cause image retention. Use a PC screensaver if possible. •• When connecting the power cord to the outlet, use a grounded (3-hole) power strip or a grounded power outlet. •• The monitor may flicker when turned on in an area where the temperature is low. This is normal. •• Sometimes red, green, or blue spots may appear on the screen. This is normal. Connecting to a PC •• This monitor supports the *Plug and Play feature. * Plug and Play: A feature that allows you to add a device to your computer without having to reconfigure anything or install any manual drivers. HDMI Connection Transmits digital video and audio signals from your PC to the monitor. CAUTION •• Using a DVI to HDMI cable may cause compatibility issues. •• Use a certified cable with the HDMI logo attached. If you do not use a certified HDMI cable, the screen may not display or a connection error may occur. •• Recommended HDMI cable types -- High-Speed HDMI®/TM cable -- High-Speed HDMI®/TM cable with Ethernet D-SUB Connection Transmits analog video from your PC to the Monitor set. Connect the PC and the Monitor set with the supplied D-sub 15 pin signal cable. 8 HDMI transmits digital video and audio signals from your AV device to the monitor. NOTE •• Using a DVI to HDMI cable may cause compatibility issues. •• Use a certified cable with the HDMI logo attached. If you do not use a certified HDMI cable, the screen may not display or a connection error may occur. •• Recommended HDMI cable types -- High-Speed HDMI®/TM cable -- High-Speed HDMI®/TM cable with Ethernet Headphones Connection Connect peripherals to the monitor via the headphones port. NOTE •• Peripheral devices are sold separately. •• Depending on the audio settings of the PC and external device, headphones and speaker functions may be limited. •• If you use angled earphones, it may cause a problem with connecting another external device to the monitor. Therefore, it is recommended to use straight earphones. Angled Straight (Recommend) USER SETTINGS NOTE ENGLISH •• Your monitor’s OSD (On Screen Display) may differ slightly from that shown in this manual. Activating the Main Menu 1 Press the joystick button on the bottom of the monitor. 2 Move the joystick up/down and left/right to set the options. 3 Press the joystick button once more to exit the main menu. Joystick Button Button Menu Status Description Main menu disabled Enables the main menu. Main menu enabled Exits the main menu. (Holding down the button more than 5 seconds to turn off the monitor. You can turn off the monitor this way at any time, including when the OSD is on.) Main menu disabled Adjusts the monitor volume level. Main menu enabled Enters the Input features. Main menu disabled Adjusts the monitor volume level. Main menu enabled Enters the Settings feature. Main menu disabled Displays the information on the current input. Main menu enabled Turns off the monitor. Main menu disabled Displays the information on the current input. Main menu enabled Enters the Picture Mode feature. (Only supported in HDMI) 9 Main Menu Features Main Menu ENGLISH Settings Description Input Sets input mode. Power Off Turns off the monitor. Settings Configures the screen settings. Picture Mode Sets the picture mode. Exit Exits the main menu. (For HDMI input only) Main Menu Settings (For D-SUB input only) 10 Description Input Sets input mode. Power Off Turns off the monitor. Settings Configures the screen settings. Auto Configuration Operate the Auto configuration for optimal display in D-SUB. Exit Exits the main menu. Menu Settings To view the OSD menu, press the joystick button at the bottom of the monitor and then enter the Settings. Move the joystick up/down and left/right to set the options. To return to the upper menu or set other menu items, move the joystick to or pressing ( ) it. If you want to exit the OSD menu, move the joystick to until you exit. Quick Settings Input Picture Sound ENGLISH 1 2 3 4 General 11 Quick Settings Settings > Quick Settings Brightness ENGLISH Contrast Volume Description Adjusts the contrast and brightness of the screen. Adjusts the volume. NOTE •• You can adjust Mute / Unmute by moving the joystick button to in the Volume menu. Input Settings > Input Input List Description Selects the input mode. Adjusts the aspect ratio of the screen. Aspect Ratio Full Wide Displays the video in widescreen, regardless of the video signal input. Original Displays video according to the aspect ratio of the video signal input. NOTE •• The options may disabled at the recommended resolution (1366 x 768). 12 Picture Settings > Picture Allows the user to adjust each element. The color mode of the main menu can be adjusted. Reader Optimizes the screen for reading documents. You can brighten the screen in the OSD menu. Photo Optimizes the screen to view photos. Cinema Optimizes the screen to improve the visual effects of a video. Color Weakness This mode is for users who cannot distinguish between red and green. It enables users with color weakness to easily distinguish between the two colors. Game Optimizes the screen for gameplay. Brightness Contrast Sharpness SUPER RESOLUTION+ Picture Adjust ENGLISH Picture Mode Description Custom Adjusts the contrast and brightness of the screen. Adjusts the sharpness of the screen. High Optimizes the screen for crystal clear images. Best for high-definition video or games. Middle Optimizes the screen for comfortable viewing, with images at the middle level between the low and high modes. Best for UCC or SD videos. Low Optimizes the screen for smooth and natural images. Best for still images or images with less movement. Off Displays in the most common setting. Disables SUPER RESOLUTION+. NOTE •• Because this is a function to increase the sharpness of low resolution pictures, it is not recommended to use the function for normal text or for desktop icons. Doing so may result in unnecessarily high sharpness. Black Level DFC Sets the offset level (Only supported in HDMI) •• Offset: as a reference for a video signal, this is the darkest color the monitor can display. High Keeps the current contrast ratio of the screen. Low Lowers the black levels and raises the white levels from the current contrast ratio of the screen. Adjusts the brightness automatically according to the screen. 13 Settings > Picture Description ENGLISH Response Time Game Adjust Black Stabilizer Cross Hair Gamma Color Adjust Color Temp Red / Green / Blue 14 Sets a response time for displayed pictures based on the speed of the screen. For a normal environment, it is recommended that you use Fast. For a fast-moving picture, it is recommended that you use Faster. Setting to Faster may cause image sticking. Faster Fast Normal Off Sets the response time to faster. Sets the response time to fast. Sets the response time to normal. Does not use the response time improvement feature. You can control the black contrast to have better visibility in dark scenes. Increasing the Black Stabilizer value brightens the low gray level area on the screen. (You can easily distinguish objects on dark game screens.) Reducing the Black Stabilizer value darkens the low gray level area and increases the dynamic contrast on the screen. Cross Hair provides a mark on the center of the screen for First Person Shooter(FPS) games. Users can select the cross hair that fits their gaming environment among four different cross hairs. When the monitor is off or enters energy saving mode, the Cross Hair feature is automatically turned off. Mode 1, Mode 2, Mode 3 The higher the gamma value, the darker the image becomes. Likewise, the lower the gamma value, the lighter the image becomes. Mode 4 If you do not need to adjust the gamma settings, select Mode 4. Custom The user can adjust it to red, green, or blue by customization. Warm Sets the screen color to a reddish tone. Medium Sets the screen color between a red and blue tone. Cool Sets the screen color to a bluish tone. You can customize the picture color using red, green, and blue colors. Settings > Picture Configuration Adjust (D-SUB only) To move image left and right. Vertical To move image up and down. Clock To minimize any vertical bars or stripes visible on the screen background.The horizontal screen size will also change. Phase To adjust the focus of the display. This item allows you to remove any horizontal noise and clear or sharpen the image of characters. User can set the desired resolution.This option is enabled only when the screen resolution on your computer is set to the following (D-SUB only). ENGLISH Resolution (D-SUB only) Description Horizontal NOTE The function is enabled only when the screen resolution on your computer is set to the following, except that the PC output wrong resolution. 1024x768, 1280x768, 1360x768, 1366x768, Off Picture Reset Do you want to reset your settings? No Cancel the select. Yes Returns to the default settings. 15 Sound Settings > Sound Description ENGLISH Volume Adjusts the volume. Main Audio Main Audio have two options Audio-In , HDMI. (Only for HDMI ) MaxxAudio On MaxxAudio® by Waves, recipient of a Technical GRAMMY Award® is a suite of studio-quality sound tools for a superior listening experience. Off Disables the MaxxAudio function. The user can set the sound quality manually. MaxxAudio Settings Midnight Mode 16 MaxxBass Bass Enhancement. MaxxTreble Treble Enhancement. MaxxDialog Dialog Enhancement. Maxx3D Enhances the three dimensional effect of the sound. Reset Returns the sound quality to the default settings On Lets you enjoy rich and full sound at a low volume. Off Disables Midnight Mode. General Settings > General Language Description Sets the menu screen to the desired language. SMART ENERGY SAVING Saves energy using the high-efficiency SMART ENERGY SAVING feature. Low Saves energy using the low-efficiency SMART ENERGY SAVING feature. Off Disables the feature. ENGLISH High NOTE •• The value of energy saving data may differ depending on panel and panel suppliers. •• If you select the option of SMART ENERGY SAVING is High or Low, monitor luminance become higher or lower depend on source. Turns the power indicator on the bottom side of the monitor on/off. Power LED Automatic Standby On The power indicator is automatically turned on. Off The power indicator is turned off. The monitor will automatically switch to standby mode after a certain period. Prevents incorrect key input. On Key input is disabled. Off Key input is enabled. NOTE OSD Lock Information Reset •• The menus except the menus below are disabled. -- Brightness -- Contrast -- Volume -- Input -- OSD Lock -- Information The following display information will be shown; Model, Serial Number, Total Power On Time, Resolution. Do you want to reset your settings? No Cancel the select. Yes Returns to the default settings. 17 TROUBLESHOOTING Nothing is displayed on the screen. ENGLISH Is the monitor's power cord plugged in? •• Check if the power cord is correctly plugged into the power outlet. Is the power LED on? •• Check the power cable connection and press the power button. Is the power on and the power LED displaying white? •• Check that the connected input is enabled (Settings > Input). Is the No Signal message being displayed? •• This is displayed when the signal cable between the PC and the monitor is missing or disconnected. Check the cable and reconnect it. Is the Out of Range message being displayed? •• This occurs when signals transferred from the PC (graphics card) are out of the horizontal or vertical frequency range of the monitor. Please see the Product Specification section of this manual to set the appropriate frequency. Screen display is unstable and shaky. / Images displayed on the monitor leave shadow trails. Did you select the appropriate resolution? •• If the selected resolution is HDMI 1080i 60/50 Hz (interlaced), the screen may be flickering. Change the resolution to 1080p or the recommended resolution. •• Not setting the graphics card to the recommended (optimal) resolution may result in blurred text, a dimmed screen, a truncated display area or misalignment of the display. •• The setting methods may be different depending on the computer or operating system, and some resolutions may not be available depending on the performance of the graphics card. If this is the case, contact the manufacturer of the computer or graphics card for assistance. Does image sticking occur even when the monitor is turned off? •• Displaying a still image for a prolonged time may cause damage to the screen, resulting in the retention of the image. •• To extend the lifetime of the monitor, use a PC screensaver. Are there spots on the screen? •• When using the monitor, pixilated spots (red, green, blue, white, or black) may appear on the screen. This is normal for an LCD screen. It is not an error, nor is it related to the monitor's performance. Some features are disabled. Are some functions not available when you press the Menu button? 18 •• The OSD is locked. Disable OSD Lock in General. Do you see an "Unrecognized monitor, Plug and Play (VESA DDC) monitor found" message? Have you installed the display driver? No sound from the headphone port. Are images displayed without sound? •• Make sure that the headphone port connections are made properly. •• Try increasing the volume with the joystick. •• Set the audio output of the PC to the monitor you are using. (The settings may differ depending on the operating system (OS) you use.) ENGLISH •• Be sure to install the display driver from the display driver CD (or diskette) that comes with your display. Or, you can also download the driver from our web site: http://www.lg.com. •• Make sure to check if the graphics card supports Plug and Play function. 19 PRODUCT SPECIFICATION ENGLISH HDMI Resolution D-SUB Power Sources AC/DC Adapter Max Resolution 1366 x 768 @ 60 Hz Recommended Resolution 1366 x 768 @ 60 Hz Max Resolution 1366 x 768 @ 60 Hz Recommended Resolution 1366 x 768 @ 60 Hz Power Rating 19 V Power Consumption Operating Mode: 27 W (Typical, Adapter input power)* Sleep Mode: ≤ 0.3 W Off Mode: ≤ 0.3 W 1.0 A Manufacturer : Lien Chang Model : LCAP26-I Manufacturer : Honor Model : ADS-40FSG-19 19025GPI-1 In : AC 100 – 240 V ~ 50/60 Hz Out : DC 19 V 1.3 A Operating Conditions Environmental Conditions Storing Conditions Temperature 0 °C to 40 °C Humidity Less than 80 % Temperature -20 °C to 60 °C Humidity Less than 85 % (Width x Height x Depth) Dimensions Weight With Stand 556 x 391.2 x 166.4 (mm) Without Stand 556 x 345.2 x 56.4 (mm) With Stand 3.6 kg Without Stand 3.4 kg Specifications are subject to change without notice. * The Operating Mode of Power Consumption is measured with LGE test standard. (Full White pattern, Maximum resolution) * The Power Consumption level can be different by operating condition and monitor setting. 20 Factory Support Mode (Preset Mode, PC) D-SUB / HDMI Horizontal Frequency (kHz) Vertical Frequency (Hz) Polarity (H/V) 640 x 480 31.469 59.94 -/- 800 x 600 37.879 60.317 +/+ 1024 x 768 48.363 60 -/- 1152 x 864 67.5 60 +/+ 1366 x 768 47.712 59.79 +/+ Remarks ENGLISH Preset Mode Recommend Mode HDMI Timing (Video) Preset Mode Horizontal Frequency (kHz) Vertical Frequency (Hz) 480P 31.50 60 576P 31.25 50 37.50 50 45.00 60 720P 21 ENGLISH 22 This device can be used in all regions. Read the owner's manual (CD) carefully and keep it at hand. Please note that the label attached to the product provides information for technical support. Model Serial No.
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