CORRECT PLACEMENT AND ADJUSTMENT OF THE MONITOR
CAN REDUCE EYE, SHOULDER AND NECK FATIGUE. CHECK THE
FOLLOWING WHEN YOU POSITION THE DISPLAY:
• For optimum results during self and copy calibrations,
allow 30 minutes for warm-up.
• Adjust the display height so that the top of the screen
is at or slightly below eye level. Your eyes should look
slightly downward when viewing the middle of the
• Position your display no closer than 16 inches and no
further away than 28 inches from your eyes. The
optimal distance is 20 inches.
• Rest your eyes periodically by focusing on an object
at least 20 feet away. Blink often.
• Position the display at a 90° angle to windows and other light sources to minimize
glare and reflections. Adjust the monitor tilt so that ceiling lights do not reflect on your
• Clean the display surface with a lint-free, non-abrasive cloth. Case of persistent dirt,
wipe with cloth permeated by water, ethanol, isopropyl-alcohol completely. Avoid
using any cleaning solution or glass cleaner (ex Acid, Alkali and Acetone).
• Adjust the display's brightness control to enhance readability.
• Position whatever you are looking at most of the time (the screen or reference material)
directly in front of you to minimize turning your head while you are typing.
• Avoid displaying fixed patterns on the monitor for long periods of time to avoid image
persistence (after-image effects).
To obtain the best possible ergonomics benefits, we recommend the following:
• Use the preset Size and Position controls with standard signals
• Use the DEFULT White Point Selection
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