USER’S MANUAL 42”/50” WIDE PLASMA DISPLAY P42VCA10/P42HCA10/P50XCA10/P42VCA20/ P42VCA11/P42HCA11/P50XCA11/P42VCA21/ P42VCA12/P42HCA12/P50XCA12/P42VCA22 Before Use • Safety Precautions ··································· E-2–E-3 • Features ····························································E-4 • Accessories ······················································ E-5 • Handy Tips ······················································· E-5 • Installation ······················································· E-6 Usage • Part Names and Functions ····················· E-7–E-11 •...
Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected. – Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Electrical energy can perform many useful functions. This unit has been engineered and manufactured to assure your personal safety. But IMPROPER USE CAN RESULT IN POTENTIAL ELECTRICAL SHOCK OR FIRE HAZARD.
13) Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when unused for long periods of time. 14) Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Servicing is required when the apparatus has been damaged in any way, such as power- supply cord or plug is damaged, liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatus has been exposed to rain or moisture, dose not operate normally, or has been dropped.
FEATURES This display uses a plasma display panel and is only 8.5 cm (42”) /9.8 cm (50”) deep. With its high picture quality and performance, it is perfectly suited for multimedia applications. Variety of input signals • RGB input is compatible with mD-sub terminals and BNC terminals. •...
ACCESSORIES CHECKING ACCESSORIES One remote control Two AA batteries HANDY TIPS • Viewing the screen constantly for extended periods can strain your eyes. Be sure to stay at a proper distance (at least 1.5 m or 5 feet (42”)/ 1.9 m or 6.3 feet (50”)) from the screen and to look occasionally away while working. •...
INSTALLATION To prevent the display’s internal components from overheating, make sure that the display is installed in a well-ventilated location. Be sure to use the optional desktop stand, ceiling-mounting unit, wall-mounting unit and other unit when installing this display. Also, be sure that your dealer performs the installation.
PART NAMES AND FUNCTIONS Front (both 42" and 50") ① ② Warning If the power indicator lamp flashes red, this signifies that the display has developed a problem. When this happens, be sure to remove the power plug from the receptacle and contact your dealer. Leaving the display power ON can result in fire or electric shock. 1 Power indicator lamp This lamp shows the state of the power supply.
PART NAMES AND FUNCTIONS (Continued) Bottom (42” VCA 10/11/12 type) Bottom (42” HCA type) Bottom (50”) Bottom (42” VCA 20/21/22 type) 1 OFF/STD-BY switch :The power indicator lamp goes off, and the power can’t be turned on by the power button. The power is partly supplied. STD-BY :The power indicator lamp lights red, and the power can be turned on or off by the power button.
4 Power input terminal Connect this terminal to the power cable supplied with the display. When connecting a cable,attach a ferrite core to the cable. (See P. E-13) 5 External speaker output terminal (EXT SP) Connect this terminal to the optionally available speaker. (When using other speaker than the optional one, use 4–16 Ω...
PART NAMES AND FUNCTIONS (Continued) Description of Input Terminals RGB1 terminal (RGB1 INPUT/mD-sub) RS-232C terminal (RS-232C) E-10 Pin No. Input signal Pin No. — Green Ground Blue — — — Ground Horizontal synchronization Ground Vertical synchronization Ground — Ground Frame Ground Pin No.
Remote Control PUTTING BATTERIES IN THE REMOTE CONTROL 1 To remove the cover, slide it outwards while pressing it down. CAUTION: Be sure to use replacement batteries of the same type as the original ones. When disposing of used batteries, please comply with governmental regulations or environmental public institution’s rules that apply in your country/area.
USING THE REMOTE CONTROL PRECAUTIONS To prevent malfunction, be sure not to apply any form of severe shock to the remote control. To prevent malfunction or deformation, be sure not to allow the remote control to become wet; also, keep it away from hot locations or heating equipment.
CONNECTING THE DISPLAY TO EXTERNAL EQUIPMENT Be sure to turn OFF the power to the display and external equipment before making any connections. No cables are supplied with the display for connection to external equipment. The type of cable to be used varies depending on the PC model.
CONNECTING THE DISPLAY TO EXTERNAL EQUIPMENT (Continued) EXAMPLE OF CONNECTION TO EXTERNAL COMPONENTS Speaker Speaker (optional) Display Remote control VCR or other external components See P. E-14...
• As the cable for connecting a PC differs with the PC model, please consult your dealer for information on the right cable to purchase. To RGB output (mD-sub) To audio output Note • Unplug the power cord from the AC outlet before you connect external components. •...
BASIC OPERATIONS TURNING ON THE POWER TURNING OFF THE POWER Press The power indicator lamp turns red. ADJUSTING THE VOLUME Press Press Any value between 0 and 40 can be selected. * “No Audio” appears if you press selected “No Audio” for “Audio Input”. (See P. E-30.) * Note that the volume level remains stored even when you turn OFF the power.
SELECTING INPUT MODE RGB INPUT MODE Press input mode. Each time you press appears. The sequence is as follows: RGB1:Displays pictures from equipment RGB2:Displays pictures from equipment to select a desired , a different input mode connected to the RGB1 (mD-sub) terminal. connected to the RGB2 (BNC x 5) terminal.
• A variety of picture modes are available with this display. Remember that if you select a mode with an aspect ratio (ratio of frame width to frame height) different from that of the TV program or video media, the pictures will appear differently than if you had selected a mode having the same aspect ratio.
SCREEN SIZE Normal Displays pictures of normal size (i.e., a 4:3 aspect ratio). Wide Ideal for displaying vertically extended pictures such as squeezed pictures and recorded HDTV programs. Zoom Enlarges horizontally extended pictures equally in all directions to maintain the aspect ratio constant.
ADJUSTING PICTURES (PICTURE MENU) BASIC OPERATIONS [EX.: ADJUSTING TINT (Tint)] You can make changes to all picture adjustment options in the PICTURE Menu. The changes you make will be stored for a selected input mode. Therefore, you need to select a desired input mode before making any changes.
• Contrast, brightness, color darkness, tint, and picture sharpness are adjusted as shown in the following chart. Select the item with , and then adjust with Adjustment Item Contrast Lower contrast Brightness Darker screen Color Lighter colors Tint More purplish colors Sharpness Softer pictures •...
ADJUSTING SCREEN POSITION AND SIZE (POSITION/SIZE MENU) BASIC OPERATION [EX.: ADJUSTING HORIZONTAL DIRECTION OF SCREEN POSITION] You can make changes to all screen adjustment options in the POSITION/SIZE Menu. The changes you make will be stored for the selected input mode. Therefore, you need to select a desired input mode before making any changes.
Adjusting Screen Position (Position) Horizontal position (Horizontal) : Moves screen to the right. : Moves screen to the left. Vertical position (Vertical) : Moves screen up. : Moves screen down. Press to store. Adjusting Screen Size (Size) Screen width (Width) : Increases width.
ADJUSTING AUDIO (AUDIO MENU) BASIC OPERATION [EX.: ADJUSTING VOLUME BALANCE (Balance)] You can make changes to all sound adjustment options in the AUDIO Menu. The changes you make will be stored for the selected input mode. Therefore, you need to select a desired input mode before making any changes.
Adjusting Treble (Treble) Any value between -6 and +6 can be selected. : Stronger treble : Weaker treble Adjusting Bass (Bass) Any value between -6 and +6 can be selected. : Stronger bass : Weaker bass Adjusting Volume Balance (Balance) Any value between -10 and +10 can be selected.
OTHER ADJUSTMENTS (FEATURES MENU) BASIC OPERATION [EX.: SELECTING LANGUAGE (Language)] You can make the following changes in the FEATURES Menu. Press The main menu screen will appear. Press Each time you press menus appears in the following sequence: PICTURE The FEATURES Menu screen will appear. Press Menu".
• FEATURES setup screen has the following 4 options. Adjustment : Can make a fine adjustment of pictures such as Dot Clock, Clamp Position. On Screen Menu : Can make a display setting such as OSD, Language. (See P. E-28.) Input Terminal : Can make an input terminal setting such as Video Input.
OTHER ADJUSTMENTS (FEATURES MENU)(Continued) ON SCREEN MENU • Setting Display Information (OSD) You can use this option to select whether to display information other than menus. (Error messages are displayed regardless of what choice you make for this option.) Each time you press , one of the available choices appears in the following sequence: On : Displays all information.
INPUT TERMINAL • Selecting BNC Input (BNC-Input) You can use this option to select the signal system it will receive to BNC Input terminal. (1) Select BNC Input and press BNC Input screen appears. (2) Select the signal system to receive. Each time you press , one of the available choices appears in the following sequence:...
OTHER ADJUSTMENTS (FEATURES MENU)(Continued) OTHERS MENU • Selecting time before DPMS starts (DPMS) You can use this option to select the amount of time before the DPMS function starts. DPMS (which stands for “display power management signaling”) allows the display to maintain an automatic power saving function.
• Minimizing phosphor burn-in (Screen Orbiter) You can use this option to move the screen position to minimize phosphor-induced “burn-in”. Follow the steps below. (1) Select “Screen Orbiter” and press The “Screen Orbiter” setting screen will appear. (2) Press to select “Mode/Time”. (3) Select a desired pattern.
OTHER ADJUSTMENTS (FEATURES MENU)(Continued) • Assigning Numbers to Displays (Monitor No.) When you use two or more displays, you can use a single remote control to control individual displays by assigning a unique number to each of the displays. Each time you press , one of the available numbers appears in the following sequence: You can normally control displays.
• Setting Exhibition Mode (Exhibition Mode) You can use this option to display the enhanced contrast, which is most suitable for the use by unspecified persons. Each time you press , one of the available choices appears in the following sequence: On: Sets up Exhibition mode.
INITIALIZATION OF USER ADJUSTMENT VALUE (FACTORY DEFAULT) You can restore the values of the adjustment/setting made in the MENU to factory settings. * You can also use the switches on the display’s control panel to accomplish these steps. E-34 Press The main menu screen will appear.
To prevent injury, fire, and electric shock, arrange for options to be initially installed (or installed at a different location) by your dealer. CAUTION: This display (P42VCA10/P42VCA11/P42VCA12/P42HCA10/P42HCA11/P42HCA12/ P50XCA10/P50XCA11/P50XCA12/P42VCA20/P42VCA21/P42VCA22) is for use only with Fujitsu General Limited’s option (P-WB4200, P-CT4200, P-TT4200). Using this display with other option can cause instability resulting in possible injury. P-WB4200 P-CT4200 P-TT4200 P-42SP11 (for 42”)
FACTORY SETTINGS This display can store the latest four types of signals for RGB adjustment value. The fifth input signal will replace the adjustment value of the first input signal. To do this, select a desired signal and follow the instructions in “Adjusting Screen Position and Size” on P. E-22–E-23 to adjust the parameters.
SPECIFICATION Model Screen size 42" wide screen: 92.1 cm (W) x 51.8 cm (H) (105.7 cm diagonal) 36.3 inch (W) x 20.4 inch (H) (41.6 inch diagonal) Aspect ratio 16:9 (wide) Weight 28.5 kg / 62.8 lbs Outer dimensions 103.5 (W) x 64.0 (H) x 8.5 (D) cm 40.7 (W) x 25.2 (H) x 3.3 (D) inch Power supply 110–240 VAC 50/60 Hz...
SPECIFICATION (Continued) Model Screen size 42" wide screen: 92.2 cm (W) x 52.2 cm (H) (106.0 cm diagonal) 36.3 inch (W) x 20.6 inch (H) (41.7 inch diagonal) Aspect ratio 16:9 (wide) Weight 28.5 kg / 62.8 lbs Outer dimensions 103.5 (W) x 64.0 (H) x 8.5 (D) cm 40.7 (W) x 25.2 (H) x 3.3 (D) inch Power supply...
Model Screen size 50" wide screen: 110.6 cm (W) x 62.2 cm (H) (126.9 cm diagonal) 43.5 inch (W) x 24.5 inch (H) (50.0 inch diagonal) Aspect ratio 16:9 (wide) Weight 45.0 kg / 99.2 lbs Outer dimensions 121.2 (W) x 72.6 (H) x 9.8 (D) cm 47.7 (W) x 28.6 (H) x 3.9 (D) inch Power supply 220–240 VAC 50/60 Hz (W/E/A)
AS/NZS 3548 • Specifications and external appearance may be change for the sake of improvement. • is a worldwide trademark of Fujitsu General Limited and is a registered trademark in Japan, the U.S.A. and other countries or areas. E-40 P42VCA20W/E/A/U P42VCA21W/E/A/U 1.8–1.5 A (W/E/A)
CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE Precautions Be sure to remove the power plug from the receptacle before cleaning the display. Be sure not to clean the display using a cloth dampened with volatile solvents, such as benzene or thinner. Such solvents can harm the display’s cabinet, the filter at the screen front, and the remote control.