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  • Page 1 HP L1750, L1950, L1710, L1910, and L1908w LCD Monitors User Guide...
  • Page 2 © 2007 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. Microsoft, Windows, and Windows Vista are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. All other product names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective companies. Hewlett-Packard Company shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein or for incidental or...
  • Page 3: About This Guide

    About This Guide This guide provides information on setting up the monitor, installing drivers, using the on-screen display menu, troubleshooting and technical specifications. WARNING! Text set off in this manner indicates that failure to follow directions could result in bodily harm or loss of life.
  • Page 4 About This Guide...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Front Panel Controls ... 24 Adjusting the Monitor Settings ... 25 Using the On-Screen Display Menu ... 25 Using the HP Display Assistant Utility ... 30 Identifying Monitor Conditions ... 31 OSD Menu Selections ... 26 Optimizing Digital Conversion ... 30...
  • Page 6 L1710 Model ... 39 L1910 Model ... 40 L1908w Model ... 41 Recognizing Preset Display Resolutions ... 42 L1750, L1950, L1710, and L1910 Models ... 42 L1908w Model ... 42 Entering User Modes ... 43 Energy Saver Feature ... 43 Appendix C Agency Regulatory Notices Federal Communications Commission Notice ...
  • Page 7: Product Features

    The flat panel monitors have an active matrix, thin-film transistor (TFT), liquid crystal display (LCD). The monitor models and features include: ● L1750 model, 17-inch (43.2 cm) viewable area display with 1280 × 1024 resolution, plus full-screen support for lower resolutions ●...
  • Page 8 On-Screen Display (OSD) adjustments in English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, and Spanish for ease of setup and screen optimization ● HP Display Assistant for adjusting monitor settiings ● Software and documentation CD that includes software, monitor drivers, and product documentation ●...
  • Page 9: Safety And Maintenance Guidelines

    Safety and Maintenance Guidelines Important Safety Information A power cord is included with the monitor. If another cord is used, use only a power source and connection appropriate for this monitor. For information on the correct power cord set to use with the...
  • Page 10: Maintenance Guidelines

    These chemicals may damage the cabinet finish as well as the screen. Shipping the Monitor Keep the original packing box in a storage area. You may need it later if you move or ship the monitor. Chapter 2 Safety and Maintenance Guidelines...
  • Page 11: Setting Up The Monitor

    Setting Up the Monitor To set up the monitor, ensure that the power is turned off to the monitor, computer system, and other attached devices, then follow the instructions below. Unfolding the Double-Hinged Monitor Pedestal Base Lift the monitor from its box and place it on a flat surface with the display head facing up.
  • Page 12 Using both hands on the outer edges of the display bezel, pull up gently on the monitor display head (1) to extend the pedestal base (2) to the desired height. CAUTION: Do not touch the surface of the LCD panel. Pressure on the panel may cause non- uniformity of color or disorientation of the liquid crystals.
  • Page 13: Unfolding The Single-hinged Monitor Pedestal Base

    Unfolding the Single-Hinged Monitor Pedestal Base Lift the monitor from its box and place it face down on a flat surface covered by a soft, clean cloth. Hold down the monitor display head with one hand and unfold the base 90 degrees with the other hand.
  • Page 14: Rear Components

    Connects the audio cable to the monitor's internal speakers (select models) Connects optional USB devices to the monitor. Connects the USB hub cable to the monitor's USB hub connector and to a host USB port/hub. Connects the DVI-D cable to the monitor.
  • Page 15: Cable Management

    Figure 3-5 Using the Cable Management Feature for L1710, L1910, and L1908w Models After connecting the cables to the monitor on the L1750 and L1950 models, place the cables through the cable management channels on the sides of the monitor base.
  • Page 16: Connecting The Cables

    ● For digital operation, use the DVI-D signal cable provided (select models). Connect the DVI- D signal cable to the DVI connector on the rear of the monitor and the other end to the DVI connector on the computer. Figure 3-7 Connecting the Signal Cable Connect the built-in monitor speakers (on select models) to the computer using the audio cable.
  • Page 17 Connect one end of the provided USB cable to the USB hub connector on the rear panel of the computer, and the other end to the upstream USB connector on the monitor (on select models). Figure 3-8 Connecting the USB Cable...
  • Page 18: Adjusting The Monitor

    Connect one end of the power cable to the AC power connector on the back of the monitor, and the other end to an electrical wall outlet. Figure 3-9 Connecting the Power Cable Adjusting the Monitor Tilt the monitor's panel forward or backward to set it to a comfortable eye level.
  • Page 19 Swivel the monitor to the left or right for the best viewing angle (select models). Figure 3-11 Swiveling the Monitor Adjust the monitor's height so that it is parallel to your eye height for a comfortable viewing position (select models). Figure 3-12...
  • Page 20: Turning On The Monitor

    To avoid burn-in image damage on the monitor screen, you should always activate a screen saver application or turn off the monitor when it is not in use for a prolonged period of time. Image retention is a condition that may occur on all LCD screens.
  • Page 21: Connecting Usb Devices

    Two USB connectors (on select models) are used to connect devices such as a digital camera, USB keyboard, or USB mouse. NOTE: You must connect the USB hub cable from the monitor to the computer to enable the USB 2.0 ports on the monitor. Refer to Step 4 in Connecting the Cables on page...
  • Page 22: Using The Accessory Rails

    The monitor features accessory rails on the rear that can be used to mount optional devices, such as the HP speaker bar, to attach to the LCD. Refer to the documentation included with the optional device for detailed mounting instructions.
  • Page 23 Remove the screws on the back of the monitor that connect the monitor panel with the pedestal base. On the double-hinged base, there are four screws that connect the monitor panel to the pedestal base. Figure 3-16 Removing the Double-Hinged Pedestal Base On the single-hinged base, there are three screws that connect the monitor panel to the pedestal base.
  • Page 24: Mounting The Monitor

    Set the monitor panel down on a flat, soft, protected surface. Place the optional HP Quick Release onto the back of the monitor. Line up the holes on the HP Quick Release with the mounting holes on the back of the monitor.
  • Page 25 Insert the monitor panel into the HP Quick Release, and then press down firmly on the monitor to lock it in place. When the HP Quick Release locks, it will make a clicking sound.
  • Page 26: Locating The Rating Labels

    The rating labels on the monitor provide the spare part number, product number, and serial number. You may need these numbers when contacting HP about the monitor model. The rating labels are located on the rear panel of the monitor display head.
  • Page 27: Operating The Monitor

    ● additional software for the monitor model NOTE: If the monitor does not include a CD, the .INF and .ICM files can be downloaded from the HP monitors support Web site. See The Information File The .INF file defines monitor resources used by Microsoft Windows operating systems to ensure monitor compatibility with the computer’s graphics adapter.
  • Page 28: Installing The .inf And .icm Files

    Refer to the Monitor Driver Software Readme file on the CD. Downloading from the Worldwide Web To download the latest version of .INF and .ICM files from the HP monitors support Web site: Refer to http://www.hp.com/support...
  • Page 29: Using The Auto-adjustment Function

    CD provided. Do not use this procedure if the monitor is using a DVI input. If the monitor is using a VGA (analog) input, this procedure can correct the following image quality conditions: ●...
  • Page 30: Front Panel Controls

    When the OSD menu is inactive, an Input button chooses the video input signal input, VGA or DVI (select models have input select function). Green = Fully powered. Amber = Sleep mode. Flashing Amber = Sleep Timer mode. Turns the monitor on or off.
  • Page 31: Adjusting The Monitor Settings

    Adjusting the Monitor Settings The monitor settings can be adjusted from the On-Screen Display (OSD) menu or from the HP Display Assistant utility. Using the On-Screen Display Menu Use the On-Screen Display (OSD) to adjust the screen image based on your viewing preferences. To...
  • Page 32: Osd Menu Selections

    Fill to Aspect Ratio - image is sized to fit the screen and maintains proportional image ● One-to-one - disables video scaling, displays an image that is smaller in size than the monitor’s capability and centers the image on the screen in the active viewing area Sharpness (select Adjusts the screen image to look sharper or soft.
  • Page 33 Power Saver Enables the power saving feature. Select: ● ● The factory default is On. Power On Recall Restores power to the monitor following an unexpected removal of power. Select: ● ● The factory default is On. Adjusting the Monitor Settings...
  • Page 34 OSD Main Menu is accessed. Select: ● ● The factory default is On. Power-On Status Displays the operating status of the monitor each time Display the monitor is powered on. Select the location to display the status to: ● ●...
  • Page 35 Settings refresh rate for the monitor. Serial Number Reports the serial number of the monitor. The serial number is needed if contacting HP technical support. Version Reports the firmware version of the monitor. Backlight Hours Reports the total hours of backlight operation.
  • Page 36: Optimizing Digital Conversion

    Factory Reset menu in the on-screen display. Using the HP Display Assistant Utility HP Display Assistant, included on the software and documentation CD, is a software utility that guides you through the tuning process with easy to understand instructions and background patterns designed for each monitor control.
  • Page 37: Identifying Monitor Conditions

    Sleep Timer Mode The Sleep Timer mode is an energy-saving feature that enables you to set a time for the monitor to power on and off at the same time every day. This also extends the life of the backlight bulbs in the monitor.
  • Page 38: Hp Display Litesaver

    On Time activates or a monitor button is pressed. HP Display LiteSaver HP Display LiteSaver is a software application, available on the CD, that increases monitor life and saves energy. It allows you to place the monitor into its low power sleep mode at predefined times by shutting down or reducing power to most internal circuits.
  • Page 39: Srgb Support

    Status Cancel Help Exit View HP Display LiteSaver Readme on the CD for additional information on how to configure HP Display LiteSaver. sRGB Support The monitor is designed to support sRGB for color management, which adapts to the color standards used in the image technology industry.
  • Page 40: Installing The Srgb Icm File For Microsoft Windows 2000 And Windows Xp

    Select the sRGB Color Space Profile.icm file, then click the Add button To activate a color profile for the monitor, you must set it as the Default Monitor Profile. Select sRGB Color Space Profile, then click Set as Default button.
  • Page 41: Appendix A Troubleshooting

    The Activity Extension time The default Activity Extension value is set to 10 has not elapsed. minutes. The HP Display LiteSaver will wait to detect no input or movement from the keyboard or mouse for 10 consecutive minutes after the Display Off time has passed, before the monitor enters into low- power mode.
  • Page 42: Using The Worldwide Web

    Appendix A Troubleshooting Possible Cause Solution Extension is set to 10 minutes, the HP Display LiteSaver will not actually turn off the display until 10 minutes of inactivity has elapsed, even though the Display Off time is 5 minutes from now.
  • Page 43: Appendix B Technical Specifications

    Technical Specifications NOTE: All performance specifications are provided by the component manufacturers. Performance specifications represent the highest specification of all HP's component manufacturers' typical level specifications for performance and actual performance may vary either higher or lower. L1750 Model Table B-1...
  • Page 44: L1950 Model

    Table B-1 L1750 Specifications (continued) Relative Humidity Power Source Altitude: Operating Storage Power Consumption (maximum) Input Terminal L1950 Model Table B-2 L1950 Specifications Display Type Viewable Image Size Tilt Swivel Maximum Weight (Unpacked) Dimensions (include base) Height Depth Width Maximum Graphic Resolution...
  • Page 45: L1710 Model

    Table B-2 L1950 Specifications (continued) Power Source Altitude: Operating Storage Power Consumption (maximum) Input Terminal L1710 Model Table B-3 L1710 Specifications Display Type Viewable Image Size Tilt Maximum Weight (Unpacked) Dimensions (include base) Height Depth Width Maximum Graphic Resolution Optimum Graphic Resolution Text Mode Dot Pitch Horizontal Frequency...
  • Page 46: L1910 Model

    Table B-3 L1710 Specifications (continued) Power Consumption (maximum) Input Terminal L1910 Model Table B-4 L1910 Specifications Display Type Viewable Image Size Tilt Maximum Weight (Unpacked) Dimensions (include base) Height Depth Width Maximum Graphic Resolution Optimum Graphic Resolution Text Mode Dot Pitch Horizontal Frequency Vertical Refresh Rate Environmental Requirements Temperature...
  • Page 47: L1908w Model

    L1908w Model Table B-5 L1908w Specifications Display Type Viewable Image Size Tilt Maximum Weight (Unpacked) Dimensions (include base) Height Depth Width Maximum Graphic Resolution Optimum Graphic Resolution Text Mode Dot Pitch Horizontal Frequency Vertical Refresh Rate Environmental Requirements Temperature Operating Temperature Storage Temperature Relative Humidity Power Source...
  • Page 48: Recognizing Preset Display Resolutions

    Recognizing Preset Display Resolutions The display resolutions listed below are the most commonly used modes and are set as factory defaults. This monitor automatically recognized these preset modes and they will appear properly sized and centered on the screen. L1750, L1950, L1710, and L1910 Models...
  • Page 49: Entering User Modes

    When the monitor is in the reduced power state, the monitor will utilize less than 2 watts of power. There is a brief warm up period before the monitor will return to its normal operating mode.
  • Page 50: Appendix C Agency Regulatory Notices

    Agency Regulatory Notices Federal Communications Commission Notice This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation.
  • Page 51: Canadian Notice

    Hewlett Packard Company P. O. Box 692000, Mail Stop 530113 Houston, Texas 77269-2000 Or, call 1-800-HP-INVENT (1-800 474-6836) For questions regarding this FCC declaration, contact: Hewlett Packard Company P. O. Box 692000, Mail Stop 510101 Houston, Texas 77269-2000 Or, call (281) 514-3333 To identify this product, refer to the Part, Series, or Model number found on the product.
  • Page 52: German Ergonomics Notice

    0.75 mm² or 18 AWG, and the length of the cord must be between 6 feet (1.8 m) and 12 feet (3.6 m). If you have questions about the type of power cord to use, contact an authorized HP service provider.
  • Page 53: Product Environmental Notices

    Materials Disposal This HP product contains mercury in the fluorescent lamp in the display LCD that might require special handling at end-of-life. Disposal of this material can be regulated because of environmental considerations. For disposal or recycling information, contact the local authorities or the Electronic Industries Alliance (EIA) http://www.eiae.org.
  • Page 54: Restriction Of Hazardous Substances (rohs)

    A Japanese regulatory requirement, defined by specification JIS C 0950, 2005, mandates that manufacturers provide Material Content Declarations for certain categories of electronic products offered for sale after July 1, 2006. To view the JIS C 0950 material declaration for this product, visit http://www.hp.com/go/jisc0950. 11363-2006 11363-2006...
  • Page 55: Appendix D Lcd Monitor Quality And Pixel Policy

    This is common to all LCD displays used in products supplied by all vendors and is not specific to the HP LCD. These imperfections are caused by one or more defective pixels or sub-pixels.

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