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  • Page 1 Install driver SyncMaster 920NW...
  • Page 2 Notational Failure to follow directions noted by this symbol could result in bodily harm or damage to the equipment. Prohibited Do not disassemble Do not touch Power When not used for an extended period of time, set your computer to DPMS. If using a screen saver, set it to active screen mode.
  • Page 3 Do not use a damaged or loose plug. This may cause electric shock or fire. Do not pull the plug out by the wire nor touch the plug with wet hands. This may cause electric shock or fire. Use only a properly grounded plug and receptacle. An improper ground may cause electric shock or equipment damage.
  • Page 4: Installation

    Installation Be sure to contact a location with heavy dust, high or low temperatures, high humidity, and exposed to chemical substances and where it operates for 24 hours such as at airports, train stations etc. Failure to do so may cause serious damage to your monitor. Place your monitor in a location with low humidity and a minimum of dust.
  • Page 5 Put down the monitor carefully. Failing to do so may damage the monitor. Do not place the monitor face down. This may damage the TFT-LCD surface.The installation of the bracket must be done by a qualified professional. Installing a wall bracket must be done by a qualified professional. Installing the bracket by unqualified personnel may result in injury.
  • Page 6 Do not use any chemicals such as wax, benzene, alcohol, thinners, insecticide, air freshener, lubricant or detergent. Contact the SAMSUNG customer care center interior cleaning once a year. Keep the product's interior clean. Dust which has accumulated in the interior over an extended period of time may cause a malfunction or fire.
  • Page 7 In particular, avoid operating the monitor near water or outdoors where the monitor could be exposed to snow or rain. If the monitor is dropped or the casing is damaged, turn the monitor off and unplug the power cord. Then contact The monitor may malfunction, causing electric shock or fire.
  • Page 8 Do not insert metal objects such as chopsticks, wire and tools or inflammable objects such as paper or matches into the vent, headphone port or AV ports or etc. This may cause electric shock or fire. If an alien substances or water enters the product, turn the product off, unplug the power connector from the wall outlet and contact When viewing a fixed screen for an extended period of time, residual...
  • Page 9 Otherwise, this may cause heat emission from the accumulated dirt or degraded insulation, causing electric shock or fire. Do not place your children's favorite toys or any other objects of interest on the product. Children may try to climb on the product to retrieve an object. The product could fall, causing injury or even fatality.
  • Page 10 Please make sure the following items are included with your monitor. If any items are missing, contact your dealer. Contact a local dealer to buy optional items. Unpacking Without stand Monitor With stand Monitor & Simple Stand Bottom Manual...
  • Page 11 Quick Setup Guide Cable D-sub Cable Front MENU button [ ] Opens the OSD menu. Also use to exit the OSD menu or return to the previous menu. MagicBright™ is a new feature providing optimum viewing MagicBright™ environment depending on the contents of the image you are watching.
  • Page 12: Kensington Lock

    3) Internet : Medium brightness 4) Entertain : High brightness >>Click here to see an animation clip Brightness button When OSD is not on the screen, push the button to adjust brightness. ] Adjust items in the menu. Adjust buttons [ Activates a highlighted menu item.
  • Page 13 Connecting the Monitor Connect the power cord for your monitor to the power port on the back of the monitor. Plug the power cord for the monitor into a nearby outlet. Use a connection appropriate for your computer. 2-1. Using the D-sub (Analog) connector on the video card. Connect the signal cable to the 15-pin, D-sub port on the back of your monitor.
  • Page 14 Monitor Assembly Monitor and Bottom Attaching a Base This monitor accepts a 75 mm x 75 mm VESA-compliant mounting interface pad. A. Monitor B. Mounting interface pad (Sold separately) 1. Turn off your monitor and unplug its power cord. 2. Lay the LCD monitor face-down on a flat surface with a cushion beneath it to protect the screen.
  • Page 15 4. If you can see following message window, then click the "Continue Anyway" button. Then click "OK" button. (Microsoft This monitor driver is under certifying MS logo,and this installation doesn'tdamage your system.The certified driver will be posted on Samsung Monitor homepage http://www.samsung.com/.
  • Page 16 Prepare a blank disk and download the driver program file at the Internet web site shown below. Internet web site : http://www.samsung.com/ http://www.samsung.com/monitor http://www.sec.co.kr/monitor http://www.samsungmonitor.com.cn/ ® Microsoft Windows Vista™ Operating System 1. Insert your Manual CD into your CD-ROM drive.
  • Page 17 This monitor driver is under certifying MS logo, and this installation doesn't damage your system. The certified driver will be posted on Samsung Monitor homepage http://www.samsung.com/ 6. Click "Update Driver…" in the "Driver" tab. 7. Check the "Browse my computer for driver software" checkbox and click "Let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer".
  • Page 18: Microsoft ® Windows ® Xp Operating System

    10. Click "Close"→ "Close" → "OK" → "OK" on the following screens displayed in sequence. ® ® Microsoft Windows XP Operating System 1. Insert CD into the CD-ROM driver. 2. Click " Start " —> " Control Panel " then click the " Appearance and Themes " Icon. 3.
  • Page 19 4. Click the " Properties " button on the " Monitor " tab and select " Driver " tab. 5. Click " Update Driver.. " and select " Install from a list or.. " then click " Next " button. 6.
  • Page 20: Microsoft ® Windows ® 2000 Operating System

    " OK " button. This monitor driver is under certified MS logo,and this installation doesn't damage your system.The certified driver will be posted on Samsung Monitor homepage. http://www.samsung.com/ 9. Click the " Close " button then click " OK " button continually.
  • Page 21 1. Click " Start " , " Setting " , " Control Panel ". 2. Double click the " Display " Icon. 3. Choose the " Settings " tab and then click " Advanced.. ". 4. Choose " Monitor ". Case1: If the "Properties"...
  • Page 22 1. [ ]Use this button to open the on-screen menu and exit from the menu screen or close screen adjustment menu. 2. [ ]These buttons allow you to adjust items in the menu. 3. [ ]Press this button to activate a highlighted menu item. 4.
  • Page 23 Menu Description When the ' AUTO ' button is pressed, the Auto Adjustment screen appears as shown in the animated screen on the center. Auto adjustment allows the monitor to self-adjust to the incoming video signal. The values of fine, coarse and position are adjusted automatically. (Available in analog mode only) To make the automatic adjustment function sharper, execute the 'AUTO' AUTO...
  • Page 24 When pressing the MENU button after locking the OSD Menu This is the function that locks the OSD in order to keep the current states of settings or prevent others from adjusting the current settings. Lock : Hold down the menu button for more than five seconds to activate the OSD adjustment lock function.
  • Page 25 MagicBright™ Menu Then push the MagicBright button again to circle through available MagicBright™ preconfigured modes. - Four different modes(Custom/Text/Internet/Entertain) Brightness Menu When OSD is not on the screen, push the button to adjust brightness. Brightness Description Description...
  • Page 26 Brightness Contrast Picture Color Tone Color Control Color Coarse Fine Image Language H-Position Image Reset Color Reset Setup Information Picture Menu You can use the on-screen menus to change the brightness according to personal preference. Direct Access Feature : When OSD is not on the screen, Brightness push the [ [MENU →...
  • Page 27 Menu The tone of the color can be changed and one of four modes can be selected - Cool, Normal, Warm and Custom. - Makes whites bluish. Cool Normal - Keeps whites white. Color Tone - Makes whites reddish. Warm Custom - Select this mode when you want to adjust the image according to your preferences.
  • Page 28 Menu Removes noise such as vertical stripes. Coarse adjustment may move the screen image area. You may relocate it to the center using the horizontal control menu. Coarse (Available in analog mode only) [MENU → , → Removes noise such as horizontal stripes. If the noise persists even after fine tuning, repeat it after adjusting the frequency (clock speed).
  • Page 29 Menu You can choose one of 9 languages. Language Note :The language chosen affects only the language of the OSD. It has no effect on any software running on the computer. [MENU → , → You can change the horizontal position where the OSD menu appears on your monitor.
  • Page 30 Menu Image parameters are replaced with the factory default values. Image Reset [MENU → , → Color parameters are replaced with the factory default values. Color Reset [MENU → , → Information Description → , → → , → MENU] →...
  • Page 31 Menu Description Shows a video source, display mode on the OSD screen. Information [MENU → , → MENU]...
  • Page 32: Check List

    Check List Before calling for service, check the information in this section to see if you can remedy any problems yourself. If you do need assistance, please call Information section or contact your Symptom No images on the Is the power cord connected screen.
  • Page 33 I cannot see the On Have you locked the On Screen Screen Display. Display (OSD) Menu to prevent changes? The screen shows Is the screen displaying only one strange colors or just color as if looking at the screen black and white. through a cellophane paper? Have the screen colors become strange after running a program or...
  • Page 34: Self-Test Feature Check

    Q & A Question How can I change the frequency? How can I adjust the resolution? How can I set the Power Saving function? How can I clean the outer case/LCD Panel? Self-Test Feature Check Self-Test Feature Check Warning Messages Your monitor provides a self test feature that allows you to check whether your monitor is functioning properly.
  • Page 35 Environment The location and the position of the monitor may influence the quality and other features of the monitor. 1. If there are any sub woofer speakers near the monitor, unplug and relocate the woofer to another room. 2. Remove all electronic devices such as radios, fans, clocks and telephones that are within 3 feet (one meter) of the monitor.
  • Page 36 General General Model Name SyncMaster 920NW LCD Panel Size 19 " Wide Diagonal (48 cm) Display area 410.4 mm(H) x 256.5 mm(V) Pixel Pitch 0.285 mm (H) x 0.285 mm (V) Synchronization Horizontal 30 ~ 81 kHz Vertical 56 ~ 75 Hz Display Color 16.19M(6bit with FRC) Resolution...
  • Page 37 Humidity: 5% ~ 95%, non-condensing Power saving mode Green Green, Blinking Less than 1 W (Off- mode) ® Partner, SAMSUNG has determined that this ® Power off (Power button OFF) EPA/ENERGY 2000 Less than 1 W (120 Vac / 220 Vac) ®...
  • Page 38: Preset Timing Modes

    Preset Timing Modes If the signal transferred from the computer is the same as the following Preset Timing Modes, the screen will be adjusted automatically. However, if the signal differs, the screen may go blank while the power LED is on. Refer to the video card manual and adjust the screen as follows. Table 1.
  • Page 39: Contact Samsung Worldwide

    Contact SAMSUNG WORLDWIDE If you have any questions or comments relating to Samsung products, please contact the SAMSUNG customer care center. U.S.A 1-800-SAMSUNG (7267864) CANADA 1-800-SAMSUNG (7267864) MEXICO 01-800-SAMSUNG (7267864) ARGENTINE 0800-333-3733 BRAZIL 4004-0000 CHILE 800-726-7864 (SAMSUNG) COLOMBIA 01-8000112112 COSTA RICA...
  • Page 40 030-6227 515 3260 SAMSUNG(7267864) FRANCE (€ 0,15/min) GERMANY 01805 - 121213 (€ 0,14/Min) HUNGARY 06-80-SAMSUNG (7267864) ITALIA 800 SAMSUNG (7267864) LUXEMBURG 0032 (0)2 201 24 18 NETHERLANDS 0900 20 200 88 (€ 0,10/Min) NORWAY 815-56 480 POLAND 0 801 801 881...
  • Page 41: For Better Display

    THAILAND 1800-29-3232, 02-689-3232 TAIWAN 0800-329-999 VIETNAM 1 800 588 889 SOUTH AFRICA 0860 7267864 (SAMSUNG) 800SAMSUNG (7267864) U.A.E 8000-4726 Terms Dot Pitch The image on a monitor is composed of red, green and blue dots. The closer the dots, the higher the resolution.
  • Page 42 Reproduction in any manner whatsoever without the written permission of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is strictly forbidden. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. shall not be liable for errors contained herein or for incidental or consequential damages in connection with the furnishing, performance, or use of this material.
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  • Page 44: Product Information (Image Retention Free)

    PRODUCT INFORMATION (Image Retention Free) LCD Monitors and TVs may have image retention when switching from one image to another especially after displaying a stationary image for a long time. This guide is to demonstrate correct usage of LCD products in order to protect them from Image retention.
  • Page 45 The best way to protect your monitor from Image retention is to set your PC or System to operate a Screen Saver program when you are not using it. Image retention may not occur when a LCD panel is operated under normal conditions. Normal conditions are defined as continuously changing video patterns.
  • Page 46: Correct Disposal Of This Product (Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment) - Europe Only

    Correct Disposal of This Product (Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment) - Europe only (Applicable in the European Union and other European countries with separate collection systems) This marking shown on the product or its literature, indicates that it should not be disposed with other household wastes at the end of its working life.