15" UNIVERSAL MOUNT INDUSTRIAL MONITOR
REVISION H
USER MANUAL
Model No. HIS-UM15- _ _ _ H
Table of Contents
Safety and Regulatory Information��������������������������������������������������������������������������������3
FCC Notice����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 3
Hazardous Locations�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 4
Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive (WEEE)����������������������������������������������� 4
Mechanical Drawings������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������5
Front View������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 5
Rear View������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 5
Side View�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 6
Installation Instructions��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������7
Step 1: Prepare for Installation���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 7
Step 2: Bench-test Configuration������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 8
Install Cable Connections������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ 8
Install Touch Screen Driver���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 9
Step 3: Install the Monitor���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 11
Fully Assembled Workstations����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������11
Install Cable Exit Cover Plate�����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������11
Mount the Monitor���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 12
Video Settings����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������15
Setting the Timing Mode������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 15
Control Panel Buttons����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 16
On-Screen Display (OSD) Menus����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 18
Picture Menu������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ 18
VGA Settings Menu�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 20
Setup Menu�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 21
Cleaning Instructions����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������24
Troubleshooting������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������25
Video Troubleshooting���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 25
Touch Screen Troubleshooting��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 27
Specifications����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������28
Display���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 28
Electrical������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 28
Environmental����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 28
Video������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 29
Functional����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 29
Physical�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 30
Compliances and Certifications�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 30
Warranty Statement�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������31
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Safety and Regulatory Information
Safety and Regulatory Information
!
WARNING!
To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not expose live components to rain or moisture.
Dangerously high voltages are present inside the unit. Do not disassemble the unit.
Refer servicing to qualified personnel only.
This equipment is not intended for use in critical applications where its failure
to operate would create immediate life threatening circumstances. Applications
including, but not limited to, nuclear reactor control, aerospace navigation systems
and life support systems are not appropriate for this product.
To be covered by UL 60950 3rd Edition, the monitor covered in this report is required
to be used with a Listed computer, and the socket-outlet shall be installed near the
equipment and shall be easily accessible.
DC Supplied Units only: The HISUM15 subject unit is to be powered by a Listed
Power Supply suitable for the application with outputs at SELV/LPS or Class 2 levels
rated 9.6-36.6VDC, 2.5 A max. The equipment is not intended to connect directly to
a DC Mains source.
FCC Notice
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class A digital
device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide
reasonable protection against harmful interference when the equipment is operated
in a commercial environment. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio
frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instruction manual,
may cause harmful interference to radio communications. Operation of this equipment
in a residential area is likely to cause harmful interference in which case the user will be
required to correct the interference at his own expense. Any changes or modifications not
expressly approved by the grantee of this device could void the user’s authority to operate
the device.
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Safety and Regulatory Information
Hazardous Locations
The following applies only to monitors rated for hazardous locations (model
numbers HIS-UM15- _ _ HH and HIS-UM15- _ _ UH):
This equipment is suitable for use in Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C, and D; Class II,
Division 2, Groups F and G; Class III; or non-hazardous locations only.
WARNING – EXPLOSION HAZARD – Do not disconnect equipment unless power has
been removed or the area is known to be non-hazardous.
WARNING – EXPLOSION HAZARD – Substitution of any components may impair
suitability for Class I, II & III, Division 2 Locations.
NOTE: Hope Industrial Systems provides wiring and conduit that complies with the U.S.
National Electric Code but cannot rate wiring or conduit methods for hazardous locations,
as these must be locally inspected and approved. The customer must install their
hazardous location rated monitor in accordance with the applicable electrical codes for
their location.
YB, PED4X4, and FPED series are not approved for routing internal cables in Class II or
III locations. If these mounting options are desired, customer must route cables outside of
pedestal.
Choose only CP-CON-xx or CP-BLNK-xx cover plate series for Universal Mount Monitors
for hazardous locations.
Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive (WEEE)
The following information is only for EU-member states:
The mark shown to the right is in compliance with the Waste Electrical and
Electronic Equipment Directive 2002/96/EC (WEEE).
The mark indicates the requirement NOT to dispose of the equipment as unsorted
municipal waste, but use the return and collection systems according to local law. Users
should contact their supplier and check the terms and conditions of the purchase contract.
When purchased directly from Hope Industrial Systems, you may contact technical support
for disposal arrangements.
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Mechanical Drawings
Mechanical Drawings
Front View
416.6 mm
(16.40")
307.8 mm
(12.12")
330.2 mm
(13.00")
231.6 mm
(9.12")
Rear View
416.6 mm
(16.40")
330.2 mm
(13.00")
98.8 mm
(3.89")
CABLE ENTRY
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Mechanical Drawings
Side View
63.6 mm
(2.50")
33.9 mm
(1.34")
165.2 mm
(6.50")
Side Mounting Holes
1/4"-20 Internal Thread
x 0.625" Deep
KVM EXTENDER
(optional)
116.8 mm
(4.60")
168.8 mm
(6.65")
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KEYBOARD
(optional)
Installation Instructions
Installation Instructions
Step 1: Prepare for Installation
IMPORTANT!
Perform the following steps BEFORE installation of the monitor.
1. Ensure that sufficient power is available and a readily accessible disconnect device is
incorporated in the building installation wiring.
2. Ensure that sufficient space is available to allow for proper air flow around the
enclosure.
3. Ensure that the air temperature around the unit (top and bottom) will not exceed the
rated specifications of the unit.
!
ff The maximum rated temperature for the HIS-UM15 is 55°C (131°F).
ff Remember that even though this product is designed to operate at
55°C, the life span of any electronic device is shortened when it is
consistently operated at high temperatures. Therefore, it is wise
to take steps to keep the temperature of the ambient air around the
unit as low as possible.
4. Ensure that the ambient humidity of the air around the unit does not exceed the
specifications of the unit.
ff The maximum rated humidity for the HIS-UM15 is 90%
non-condensing.
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Installation Instructions
Step 2: Bench-test Configuration
Make sure everything works before installing into the production environment.
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TIP!
If using a KVM extender, please refer to the installation instructions included
with the KVM extender module. It is particularly important to bench-test the full
configuration prior to final installation. This will help to identify and troubleshoot
any system issues while configuration changes may still be easily made.
Install Cable Connections
The cable ports are located on the rear of the monitor. Refer to the following instructions to
connect power, video, and touch screen (if applicable) to your monitor.
Video Connection
The HIS-UM15 supports digital video through its DVI port, and analog video through its VGA port.
After selecting the appropriate interface, connect one end of your video cable to the input port on
the rear of the monitor and the other end to the appropriate port on your host computer or other
video source.
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TIP!
If the video source has an HDMI or DisplayPort connection, this can be converted
for use with the DVI video port using a simple adapter.
If the video source has a 5 wire analog RGB video output, this can be converted for
use with the VGA video port using a simple adapter.
Contact Hope Industrial Systems for more information.
Power Connection
The HIS-UM15 is available with either AC or DC power input.
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Installation Instructions
AC power input models are powered by 100 to 240 VAC, 1.0/0.5 A, 60/50 Hz. Connect the AC
power cable to the power input port on the rear of the monitor. Connect the other end into a
nearby outlet.
DC power input models are powered by 9.6 to 36.6 VDC, 2.5 to 0.65 A, Class 2 or SELV/LPS. A
power supply is provided for bench testing the monitor. First connect the DC power connector to
the power input port on the rear of the monitor. Then connect the AC end into a nearby outlet.
Install Touch Screen Driver
Applies to touch screen monitors only. Instructions below apply to Windows systems. Both Serial
and USB ports are present on all touch screen monitors, but only one should be used to connect
the touch screen interface to the monitor.
All touch screen monitors are shipped with a CD-ROM that contains documentation and drivers
for all major operating systems. To be sure that you have the most current information, please
check the following Internet address:
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Touchscreen_Drivers.htm
IMPORTANT!
If you will be using a USB connection, install the touch screen driver first, and then
connect the USB cable. If you will be using a Serial connection, connect the Serial
cable first, and then install the touch screen driver.
USB Connection
1. Select the appropriate driver for your operating system.
a. If downloading from the web address listed above, select the appropriate
driver for your operating system.
b. If using the included CD, insert it into the host computer's CD-ROM drive.
If the CD does not automatically run, browse the contents of the CD and
open the READ.ME.FIRST.htm file in a web browser. Select the appropriate
driver.
2. Click to "Run" the software when prompted. Follow on-screen instructions to
download and execute the touch screen driver installation.
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Installation Instructions
3. A cable retention bracket comes installed on the USB port on the rear of the monitor
and will help to secure the cable and ensure adequate strain relief. Without removing
the bracket, route one end of the USB cable through the retention bracket and
connect it to the USB input port on the monitor. Connect the other end to the USB
port on the host computer.
Serial (RS-232) Connection
1. Connect one end of the Serial cable to the Serial input port on the rear of the monitor.
Connect the other end to the Serial port on the host computer. Tighten the captive
screws on the cable connectors to ensure adequate strain relief.
2. Select the appropriate driver for your operating system.
a. If downloading from the web address listed above, select the appropriate
driver for your operating system.
b. If using the included CD, insert it into the host computer's CD-ROM drive.
If the CD does not automatically run, browse the contents of the CD and
open the READ.ME.FIRST.htm file in a web browser. Select the appropriate
driver.
3. Click to "Run" the software when prompted. Follow on-screen instructions to
download and execute the touch screen driver installation.
Calibrate the Touch Screen
Once the driver has finished installing, you are ready to calibrate the touch screen.
Open the touch screen's Control Panel by clicking on the "Elo Touchscreen" icon,
located in the host computer's Control Panel. Under the "General" tab, click the
"Align" button to start the calibration routine.
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Installation Instructions
Step 3: Install the Monitor
Once you have completed the full bench-test configuration and confirmed that all components are
working properly, you are ready for final installation and mounting of the monitor.
!
WARNING!
Hope Industrial will not assume liability for damage to internal electronics due to
improper installation. Contact Hope Industrial if you need additional assistance.
Fully Assembled Workstations
If you purchased a fully assembled workstation, most of the assembly
has already been performed for you. For your reference, complete
installation instructions are shipped with the workstation should you need to
disassemble or reassemble it for any reason. They may also be found on
our website at the following address:
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99108.pdf
Install Cable Exit Cover Plate
Installation instructions vary slightly depending on the Cable Exit Cover Plate you ordered.
Complete installation instructions are shipped with each Cover Plate configuration and may also
be found on our website at the following addresses:
Conduit Cable Exit (CP-CON Series):
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99075.pdf
PermaGland (CP-PG Series):
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99076.pdf
Pilot Hole Cover Plate (CP-BLNK Series):
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99077.pdf
Compression Gland (CP-GL Series):
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99033.pdf
Compression Gland (CP-RG Series):
CP-RG1: http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99071.pdf
CP-RG2: http://www.HopeIndustrial.co.uk/Installations/99120.pdf
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Installation Instructions
Mount the Monitor
Hope Industrial Systems offers a variety of mounting options for your Universal Mount Monitor.
Individual installation instructions are shipped with the following products and may also be found
on our website at the addresses listed below.
Heavy Industrial Yoke Mounts
The standard yoke may be used alone, with our benchtop mounting kit for
through-surface cable routing, or with our Pedestal Mount for free-standing
applications. Complete installation instructions are shipped with the following
products and may also be found on our website at the following addresses:
Yoke Mounting Hardware:
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99025.pdf
YB-N12-KIT (for YB _ _ -BLK-N12 Series):
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99026.pdf
Yoke and Benchtop Mounting Kit (for YB Series):
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99027.pdf
Heavy Industrial Pedestal Mounts
Our Yoke and Pedestal Mount allows full range of pan and tilt motion,
while our Fixed Pedestal Mount provides a sturdy solution when a
non-adjustable mount is acceptable. Complete installation instructions
are shipped with the following products and may also be found on our
website at the following addresses:
Fixed Pedestal:
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99041.pdf
Yoke Mounting Hardware:
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99025.pdf
YB-N12-KIT (for YB _ _ -BLK-N12 Series):
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99026.pdf
Yoke and Benchtop/Pedestal Mounting Kit (for YB and PED4X4 Series):
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99027.pdf
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Installation Instructions
Heavy Industrial Arm Mounts
Our wall arm mounting options range from solid wall yoke to fully
articulating arms. Complete installation instructions are shipped with
the following products and may also be found on our website at the
following addresses:
Wall Mount Arms (for YA _ _ -15 and YA _ _ -24 Series):
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99090.pdf
Wall Yoke (for YW _ _ -07 Series):
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99091.pdf
VESA Radial Arm
The VESA Radial Arm Mount is designed to suspend our Universal Mount
Monitors above a working area.
VESA Wall Mount Bracket
The VESA Wall Mount Bracket allows simple, effective mounting of our
Universal Mount Monitors to any vertical surface.
VESA Benchtop Stand
The VESA Benchtop Stand allows easy, stable positioning of our Universal
Mount Monitors on any flat surface.
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Installation Instructions
All Hope Industrial Universal Mount Monitors come standard with a 100 mm square VESA
mounting pattern with M4 threads. Below is the VESA mounting diagram for Hope Industrial
Universal Mount Monitors. Detailed installation instructions for specific VESA mounting options
are shipped with the product and may also be found on our website at the following address:
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Installations/99034.pdf
IMPORTANT!
If using VESA mounting screws not supplied by Hope Industrial Systems, ensure
they do not intrude into the enclosure more than 12.7 mm (0.5").
VESA MOUNTING
PATTERN
(100 mm x 100 mm)
MOUNTING PLATE
M4 SCREWS
NYLON
WASHERS
UNIVERSAL
MOUNT
MONITOR
RUBBER
WASHERS
KEYBOARD
(OPTIONAL)
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Video Settings
Video Settings
Setting the Timing Mode
Setting the timing mode of your computer graphics adapter (or other video source) is important
for maximizing the quality of the screen image and for minimizing eye strain. The timing mode
consists of the resolution (e.g. 1024 x 768) and refresh rate (or vertical frequency; e.g. 60 Hz).
After setting the timing mode, use the On-Screen Display (OSD) controls to adjust the screen
image.
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TIP!
For the best picture quality, set your computer graphics adapter timing mode to:
VESA 1024 x 768 @ 60 Hz
Please refer to the computer graphics adapter manufacturer's manual for instructions on setting
the resolution and timing mode. In Microsoft Windows, these settings may be found at the
following location:
ff 2000, XP: Control Panel > Display > Settings
ff Vista: Control Panel > Personalization > Display Settings
ff Windows 7, 8, 10: Control Panel > Appearance and Personalization >
Adjust Screen Resolution
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Video Settings
Control Panel Buttons
Use the control panel buttons located on the back of the monitor to display and adjust various
settings on the On-Screen Display (OSD) menu.
CONTROL
PANEL
BUTTONS
1. To open the OSD menu, press the Menu button.
NOTE: All OSD menus and adjustments screens disappear automatically after
60 seconds. This is adjustable through the OSD Time out setting in the Setup
menu.
2. To navigate through the main OSD menu, press the up [▲] or down [▼] button.
3. To select a control to adjust, press the Select [ SEL ] button to navigate down through
the menu.
4. To adjust a selected control, press the up [▲] or down [▼] button, or press the up [▲]
button to open the submenu for a selected control.
5. To return to the main OSD menu, press the Menu button.
6. To exit the OSD menu, press the Menu button.
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Video Settings
Button
Control
Functions
Power
Turns the monitor on and off.
Power Indicator
Light
• LED lit green – power is ON
• LED not lit or lit red – power is OFF
• LED lit orange – monitor is in Standby mode
• LED flashing green – monitor is searching for display
source
Up / Navigate
Right
When the OSD menu IS NOT displayed:
• Shortcut to select input source.
When the OSD menu IS displayed:
• Navigates right in the main OSD menu.
• Displays the submenu for the selected control.
• Increases adjustments for the selected control.
Down / Navigate
Left
When the OSD menu IS NOT displayed:
• Shortcut to Brightness adjustment.
When the OSD menu IS displayed:
• Navigates left in the main OSD menu.
• Decreases adjustments for the selected control.
Select /
Navigate Down
When the OSD menu IS NOT displayed:
• Shortcut to Auto setup function.
When the OSD menu IS displayed:
• Navigates down through the OSD menu.
Menu
• Opens the OSD menu.
• Exits the submenu.
• Exits the OSD menu.
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Video Settings
On-Screen Display (OSD) Menus
To open the OSD menu, press the Menu button once.
Main Menu
Description
Picture
Includes the Contrast, Brightness, Sharpness, and Color
functions.
VGA Settings
Includes the Timing, Auto setup, H total, V position, H position,
and Phase functions.
Setup
Includes the Inputs, OSD, Info, Reset to factory defaults, Source
scan, and Advanced Setup functions.
Picture Menu
The Picture menu includes the Contrast, Brightness, Sharpness, and Color functions.
Picture Menu
Description
Contrast
Adjusts the difference between the image background (black
level) and the foreground (white level).
Brightness
• Adjusts the background black level of the screen image.
• This feature may also be accessed by pressing the down
[▼] button outside of the OSD menu.
Sharpness
18 Adjusts the clarity of the screen to make the image sharper or
softer.
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Video Settings
Color Menu
The Color submenu in the Picture menu includes the Auto color, Theme mode, Gamma, Color
balance, and User color functions.
Color Menu
Description
Auto color
Auto color is an auto adjust routine to compensate, for example,
analog signal level drops on long VGA cables. It needs an input
signal with a picture with black and full color content (white,
red, blue, green). Please contact our support team for further
details.
NOTE: The Auto color function is only available when using the
analog VGA connector.
Theme mode
Allows the user to select from three image modes for different
usage, as well as the default "Off" setting:
• Multimedia optimizes the screen for multimedia
applications, such as video playback.
• Desktop optimizes the screen for desktop applications.
• Gaming optimizes the screen for gaming applications.
Gamma
Adjusts the gamma value from 0 to 7. High gamma values
display whitish images and low gamma values display high
contrast images.
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Video Settings
Color Menu
Description
Color balance
Provides several color adjustment modes, including preset
color temperatures and a User color mode that allows individual
adjustment of Red, Green, and Blue. The factory default setting
for this product is Normal.
• User color allows individual adjustment of Red, Green, and
Blue.
• Warm adds red to the screen for warmer white and richer
red.
• Normal is the factory default setting.
• Cold adds blue to the screen image for cooler white.
VGA Settings Menu
The VGA Settings menu includes the Timing, Auto setup, H total, V position, H position, and
Phase functions.
VGA Settings Menu
Description
Timing
Displays the timing mode (video signal input) coming from the
graphics card in the computer.
Auto setup
• Automatically sizes, centers, and fine tunes the video signal
to eliminate waviness and distortion.
• This feature may also be accessed by pressing the Select
[ SEL ] button outside of the OSD menu.
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Video Settings
VGA Settings Menu
Description
H total
Allows the user to fine tune the horizontal timing by increasing
or decreasing the total horizontal pixels. H total affects how the
image is stretched horizontally.
V position (Vertical
Position)
Moves the screen image up and down.
H position (Horizontal
Position)
Moves the screen image left and right.
Phase
Adjusts the focus of the screen image. Allows the user to
remove any horizontal noise and sharpen the image of
characters.
Setup Menu
The Setup menu includes the Inputs, OSD, Info, Reset to factory defaults, Source scan, and
Advanced Setup functions.
Setup Menu
Description
Inputs
• Allows the user to select between VGA and DVI input.
• This feature may also be accessed by pressing the up [▲]
button outside of the OSD menu.
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Video Settings
Setup Menu
Description
OSD
The OSD submenu provides several adjustments for the OSD
menu settings.
• Time out sets the length of time (in seconds) the OSD
screen is displayed. For example, with a "60" setting, if a
control is not pushed within 60 seconds, the display screen
disappears.
• Transparency adjusts the level of transparency of the OSD
menu against the background.
• Language allows the user to choose the language used in
the menus and control screens.
• Rotation allows the user to rotate the OSD by 0°, 90°, 180°,
or 270°. A "Mirrored" setting is also available, which is a
horizontal reflection of the OSD.
• OSD Position allows the user to move the OSD by its x
Position or y Position.
• Show Logo allows the user to disable the power-on splash
screen.
Info
Displays the monitor's Software, Software Revision, Timing
mode, and Mode ID.
Reset to factory defaults
Returns adjustments made to the following functions back
to factory default settings: Contrast, Brightness, Sharpness,
Theme mode, Gamma, Color balance, User color, H total, V
position, H position, Phase (at some resolutions only), Source
scan.
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Video Settings
Setup Menu
Description
Source scan
Allows the user to turn source scan "On" or "Off." When Source
scan is enabled and there is no active video signal present, the
display will cycle through video connections until a video source
is detected.
Advanced Setup
The Advanced Setup submenu contains two additional settings:
• Smart ISP flashes the video board firmware. Do not
activate without assistance from Hope Industrial technical
support.
• CVT Mode set to "On" will force the display to only render
VESA CVT standard signals. When set to "Off" (the default
setting) the display will use its entire internal lookup table
when syncing to an incoming video signal. CVT Mode
should only be set to "On" as a troubleshooting step if the
display is having trouble syncing to an analog video signal.
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Cleaning Instructions
Cleaning Instructions
!
CAUTION!
DO NOT USE ABRASIVE MATERIALS, SUCH AS PAPER TOWELS OR DIRTY SHOP
RAGS, ON THE DISPLAY AS IT WILL SCRATCH THE PROTECTIVE COATING.
ALWAYS USE A SOFT CLOTH, PREFERABLY MADE OF COTTON.
All displays may be cleaned using any standard glass cleaner as long as there is no abrasive or
oily content. Vinegar or ammonia will not hurt the screen.
The anti-reflective coatings on glass window-equipped displays are physically part of the surface
of the glass and resist degradation to the Military Specifications.
To minimize over-run of cleaning solution, spray the cloth first and then clean the screen.
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Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting
Video Troubleshooting
IMPORTANT!
If using a KVM extender, first try to resolve any problems using the solutions listed
below. If the problem still exists, try bypassing the KVM extender. If this fixes the
problem and allows the monitor to work properly, then the KVM extender is the
source of the problem. Please refer to the troubleshooting section of the KVM
extender manual or contact Hope Industrial Systems for additional assistance.
Symptom
Causes
Solutions
No image on the
screen and control's
Power Indicator light
is not lit
Power cable is not
plugged in.
• Check power connections at the
monitor and power source.
No image on the
screen and control's
Power Indicator light
is lit solid red
Monitor is not powered on.
Press the Power button on the monitor
for 1-2 seconds to turn the monitor on
and make sure the Power Indicator
light is lit green.
No image on the
screen and control's
Power Indicator light
is blinking orange or
blinking green
Video cable is not plugged
in correctly.
Check the video cable connection at
the monitor, PC, and/or KVM extender.
PC is in Power Saving
mode.
Power Saving mode can usually
be exited by moving the mouse or
pressing a key on the keyboard.
PC is not sending signal.
Connect PC to another known working
monitor to check the PC source signal.
Analog signal is not a
standard CVT signal (this
does not apply to digital
signals).
Disable the "CVT Mode" function in the
"Advanced Setup" menu located in the
OSD's "Setup" menu. This allows the
monitor to use the controller board's
internal mode table to display signal.
• For DC models, check the
connector polarity and ensure input
voltage is 9.6 to 36.6 VDC.
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Troubleshooting
Symptom
Causes
Solutions
"Scanning Ports / No
Signal" message box
and no image on the
screen
Video cable is not plugged
in correctly.
Check the video cable connection at
the monitor, PC, and/or KVM extender.
PC is not powered on.
Ensure PC is powered on.
PC is not sending signal.
Connect PC to another known working
monitor to check the PC source signal.
"VGA / Out of
Range" or "DVI / Out
of Range" message
box and no image on
the screen
The source signal exceeds
the maximum resolution
and/or refresh rate that the
monitor can handle
( > 1024 x 768 resolution
or > 75 Hz refresh rate).
Adjust the computer settings to the
monitor's native resolution:
Incorrectly displayed
or partial image on
the screen
Monitor has not been
adjusted correctly for the
source signal.
• Activate "Auto setup" function in
the OSD's "VGA Settings" menu.
This function may also be activated
by pressing the Select [ SEL ]
button outside of the OSD menu.
1024 x 768 @ 60 Hz
• Fine tune the picture by manually
adjusting the image using the
settings in the OSD menu.
Wrong or abnormal
colors (white is not
white)
Screen image is dim
26 Analog signal is not a
standard CVT signal (this
does not apply to digital
signals).
Disable the "CVT Mode" function in the
"Advanced Setup" menu located in the
OSD's "Setup" menu. This allows the
monitor to use the controller board's
internal mode table to display signal.
Monitor color settings are
incorrectly adjusted.
Reset monitor to the default settings
by activating "Reset to factory defaults"
function in the OSD's "Setup" menu.
Video cable is not securely
connected.
If any colors (red, green, or blue) are
missing, check the video cable to make
sure it is securely connected.
Video cable is bad.
Ensure no loose or broken pins in the
cable connector. Shorts in cable could
also cause improper image to display.
Brightness and/or contrast
settings are not set
properly.
Adjust the monitor's brightness and/
or contrast settings found in the OSD's
"Picture" menu.
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Troubleshooting
Touch Screen Troubleshooting
Applies to touch screen monitors only. To be sure that you have the most current driver, please
check the following Internet address:
http://www.HopeIndustrial.com/Touchscreen_Drivers.htm
Symptom
Causes
Solutions
No response when
touching the touch
screen
Touch screen driver has
not been installed.
Download and install the latest driver
from the Hope Industrial website.
Touch screen cable is not
plugged in correctly.
Make sure either the USB or Serial
cable is securely connected to the
monitor and PC. Do not connect both.
If using a USB connection,
does the USB cable length
exceed 3 meters?
USB cables have a 3 meter limitation
and could cause no touch response if
this is exceeded.
If using a Serial
connection, is the Serial
cable plugged into the
correct COM port?
Ensure that the Serial cable is
connected to the COM port being used
prior to installing the touch screen
driver.
Touch screen driver has
not been installed.
Download and install the latest driver
from the Hope Industrial website.
Touch screen has not
been calibrated.
Activate the calibration utility. In
Windows systems, these settings may
be found at the following location:
The cursor moves
but does not follow
my finger when
touching the touch
screen
Control Panel > Elo Touchscreen >
"General" Tab
• Press the Align button.
• Touch all targets as the appear to
calibrate the touch screen.
• Press the Green Check button
when verified.
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Specifications
Specifications
Display
Type
Thin-film transistor (TFT) Active Matrix Liquid Crystal
Size
15" diagonal
Image Size (W x H)
304 mm x 228 mm (12.0" x 9.0")
Native Resolution
XGA (1024 x 768, 4:3 aspect ratio)
Minimum Resolution
VGA (640 x 400)
Pixel Pitch
0.297 mm x 0.297 mm
Number of Colors
16.7 million
Brightness (white)
400 nits (cd/m2)
Viewing Angle (Hori/Vert)
170° / 170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
1500:1
Backlight (typical)
LED; 70,000 hour brightness half-life
Electrical
Monitor Input
• AC power models – 100 to 240 VAC, 0.5/0.25 A, 60/50 Hz
• DC power models – 9.6 to 36.6 VDC, 2.5 to 0.65 A, Class 2
or SELV/LPS
Power Consumption
~ 16.8 W
Power Consumption
(Standby mode)
<4W
Environmental
Operating Temperature
0° to 55°C (32° to 131°F)
Storage Temperature
-20° to 60°C (-4° to 140°F)
Humidity
20% to 90% non-condensing
Operating Shock
15 g, 6 msec, half-sine
Operating Vibration (sine) 1.0g, swept sine 9 – 500 Hz
Transport Vibration
(random)
0.1g2 / Hz, 10 – 200 Hz
Altitude
• Operating: up to 10,000 feet
0.03g2 / Hz, 200 – 2000 Hz
• Non-operating: up to 40,000 feet
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Specifications
Video
Input Connectors
• HD-15, DVI-D
• Compatible inputs using optional adapter (contact Hope
Industrial Systems for details):
• HDMI (via HDMI to DVI adapter)
• DisplayPort (via DisplayPort to DVI adapter)
• BNC (via HD-15 to 5-wire BNC adapter)
Input Signal Formats
• RGB Analog video, 0.7 Vp-p, 75 Ohms
Compatible sync modes: Separate H/V sync
• DVI
NOTE: NTSC/PAL composite input available (call for details)
Horizontal Scan
31 – 73 kHz
Vertical Scan
50– 76 Hz
Supported Video
Standards
• 1024 x 768 @ 50, 60, 70, 72, 75 Hz
• 848 x 480 @ 60 Hz
• 800 x 600 @ 56, 60, 72, 75 Hz
• 800 x 480 @ 60 Hz
• 720 x 480 @ 60 Hz
• 720 x 400 @ 70 Hz
• 640 x 480 @ 60, 67, 72, 75 Hz
• 640 x 400 @ 70 Hz
Response Rate (typical)
35 ms
Functional
Control Panel Buttons
Menu, SEL (Navigate Down / Auto setup), Down / Navigate Left /
Brightness Adjustment, Up / Navigate Right, Power
On-Screen Display (OSD)
Menus
Contrast, Brightness, Sharpness, Color, Timing, Auto setup, H
total, V position, H position, Phase, Inputs, OSD, Info, Reset to
factory defaults, Source scan, Advanced Setup
Touch Screen Option
5-wire resistive system; emulates a mouse; Serial (RS-232) and
USB interface to host computer
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Specifications
Physical
Enclosure Type
Self-contained enclosure
Enclosure Rating
Built to IP22 standards
• NEMA/UL Type 2 (Black Powder-Coated or Stainless Steel)
Built to IP65/IP66 standards
• NEMA/UL Type 12/4 (Black Powder-Coated Steel)
• NEMA/UL Type 12/4/4X (Stainless Steel)
Enclosure Dimensions
(W x H x D)
416.6 mm x 330.2 mm x 73.9 mm (16.4" x 13.0" x 2.9")
Net Weight
• Black Powder-Coated Steel model – 13 lbs.
• Stainless Steel model – 16 lbs.
Shipping Weight
• Black Powder-Coated Steel model – 16 lbs.
• Stainless Steel model – 19 lbs.
Compliances and Certifications
Electrical
• UL 60950 3rd Edition / cUL Listed Product (File No. E212889)
• FCC Class A
• CAN ICES-3A/NMB-3A
• CE
Environmental
• IEC 60721-3 (Reliability)
• WEEE (Registration No. WEE/DJ1859ZX for UK only)
Enclosure
UL 50E (File No. E212889)
Hazardous Location
For monitors with model numbers HIS-UM15- _ _ HH and
HIS-UM15- _ _ UH only:
UL Rated for Hazardous Locations: I.T.E. Listed for Class I,
Division 2 for Groups A, B, C, and D; Class II, Division 2 for
Groups F and G; Class III; Temp Code T4A (File No. E334953)
per ANSI/ISA 12.12.01-2013
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Warranty Statement
Warranty Statement
Who is Covered?
This warranty covers the purchaser of this product only and is not transferable without our written consent.
What Does This Warranty Cover and What is the Period of Coverage?
We warrant this product to be free from defects in material and workmanship, subject to the conditions set
forth below. The warranty on all industrial display products, KB-R2 and KB-M2 keyboard series, KVM2
extender series, and ENCL-TC and ENCL-PC enclosure series remains in force for a three year period
beginning on the date we invoice you. The warranty period on KB-PL1 keyboards is two years, and all
other keyboards carry a one year warranty. If Hope Industrial Systems repairs or replaces a product under
warranty, its warranty term is not extended.
What Will We Do to Correct Problems and How Do You Get Service?
We will repair or replace (at our sole option) any part of the unit which proves to be defective. Replacement
parts may be new or refurbished and will meet the same specifications of the original parts or unit. For
orders sold through our U.S. operations, at our expense we will return the product to any location within the
U.S.A. via the shipping method of our choice. Shipping fees for products returned to customers outside
the U.S.A. are the responsibility of the customer. For products originally sold through Hope Industrial U.K.,
return shipping to and from Hope Industrial repair facilities and any EU member country (except Croatia,
Cyprus, and Malta) will be provided using a pre-paid UPS shipping label sent via email. In order to receive
warranty service you must get prior approval from Hope Industrial Systems. To request warranty service
you can telephone us at +1 678 762 9790 or +44 (0) 20 7193 2618 in the United Kingdom or send an email
to support@HopeIndustrial.com. If we determine that warranty service is needed we will give you a Return
Material Authorization (RMA) number. This RMA number must be conspicuously marked on the outside of
the shipping box. Hope Industrial Systems will not accept shipments not accompanied by the RMA number.
Except where otherwise noted, you must ship or deliver the product to Hope Industrial Systems Freight
prepaid.
What Does This Warranty Not Cover?
This warranty does not cover equipment which has been damaged due to misuse, abuse, or accident such
as: operating the equipment outside of published specifications; exposure to chemicals or gases not covered
by specified NEMA standards; displaying fixed images for long periods of time resulting in afterimage
effects; improper or unauthorized repair by anyone other than Hope Industrial Systems or a service
agency authorized by Hope Industrial Systems to perform such repairs; fire, flood, “acts of God”, or other
contingencies beyond the control of Hope Industrial Systems.
Hope Industrial Systems’ responsibility for malfunctions and defects in hardware is limited to repair and
replacement as set forth in this warranty statement. Hope Industrial Systems shall not be liable for direct,
indirect, incidental, consequential, or other types of damages resulting from the use of any Hope Industrial
Systems product other than the liability stated above. These warranties are in lieu of all other warranties
express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for
a particular purpose. Some states do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties or the limitation or
exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages so the above exclusions or limitations may not
apply to you. You are cautioned that the performance of this product can be affected by many factors, such
as system configuration, software, application, and operator control of the system. It is your responsibility to
determine suitability of this product for your purpose and application.
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Hope Industrial Systems, Inc.
US / International
1325 Northmeadow Parkway
Suite 100
Roswell, GA 30076
United States
Toll Free: (877) 762-9790
International: +1 (678) 762-9790
Fax: +1 (678) 762-9789
Sales and Customer Service: sales@HopeIndustrial.com
Support and Returns: support@HopeIndustrial.com
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United Kingdom
Phone: +44 (0) 20 7193 2618
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Sales and Customer Service: sales@HopeIndustrial.co.uk
Support and Returns: support@HopeIndustrial.co.uk
Accounting Department: accounting@HopeIndustrial.co.uk
www.HopeIndustrial.co.uk
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