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HP LE1901w/LE1901wm and LE2201w LCD
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  • Page 1 HP LE1901w/LE1901wm and LE2201w LCD Monitors User Guide...
  • Page 2 © 2009 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 ENWW...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Front Panel Controls ... 14 Adjusting the Monitor Settings ... 15 Using the On-Screen Display Menu ... 15 Using the HP Display Assistant Utility ... 20 Identifying Monitor Conditions ... 21 Sleep Timer Mode ... 21 HP Display LiteSaver ... 23 Installing the HP Display LiteSaver Software ...
  • Page 6 Solving Common Problems ... 26 Online Technical Support ... 28 Preparing to Call Technical Support ... 28 Appendix B Technical Specifications LE1901w Model ... 29 LE1901wm Model ... 30 LE2201w Model ... 31 Recognizing Preset Display Resolutions ... 32 LE1901w/LE1901wm Models ... 32 LE2201w Model ...
  • Page 7: Product Features

    The LCD (liquid crystal display) monitors have an active matrix, thin-film transistor (TFT) panel. The monitor models and features include: ● LE1901w/LE1901wm models, 48.3 cm (19-inch) diagonal viewable area display with 1440 × 900 resolution, plus full-screen support for lower resolutions; includes custom scaling for maximum image size while preserving original aspect ratio ●...
  • Page 8 ● Intelligent Management AssetControl ● Compliant with the following regulated specifications: ◦ European Union CE Directives ◦ Swedish TCO Requirements ◦ Energy Star Chapter 1 Product Features ENWW...
  • 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. Attaching the Monitor Base Set the base on a flat surface such as a table top.
  • Page 12: Rear Components

    Chapter 3 Setting Up the Monitor Function Connects the AC power cord to the monitor. Connects the audio cable to the monitor's internal speakers (select models) Connects the DVI-D cable to the monitor. Connects the VGA cable to the monitor.
  • Page 13: Connecting The Cables

    Menu ● For analog operation, use the VGA signal cable provided. Connect the VGA signal cable to the VGA connector on the rear of the monitor and the other end to the VGA connector on the computer. ● For digital operation, use the DVI-D signal cable (not 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.
  • Page 14: 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. Monitors with a “burned-in image”...
  • Page 15 To attach the monitor to a swing arm, insert four 10mm screws through the holes on the swing arm plate and into the mounting holes on the monitor. Figure 3-5 Installing the Monitor on a Swing Arm To attach the monitor to other mounting fixtures, follow the instructions included with the mounting fixture to ensure that the monitor is safely attached.
  • Page 16: 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.
  • Page 17: 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 18: 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
  • Page 19 ENWW button on the monitor front panel. Menu button, then select Image Control from the OSD Main Menu. button on the monitor front panel to produce a stable, centered image. in this chapter. Using the Auto-Adjustment Function...
  • Page 20: 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). Power LED Green = Fully powered. Amber = Sleep mode. Flashing Amber = Sleep Timer mode. Power Turns the monitor on or off. ENWW...
  • Page 21: 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. NOTE: If there is a problem with the display settings, try resetting the settings to the factory defaults by opening the OSD and selecting Factory Reset from the OSD menu.
  • Page 22: Osd Menu Selections

    90. Adjustable scale Adjusts the contrast level of the screen. The factory default range is 80. Adjusts the monitor's speaker volume level. The factory default range is 50. Adjusts the screen image. (VGA input only) Auto Adjustment Automatically adjusts the screen image.
  • Page 23 OSD is visible after the last button is pressed. The factory default is 30 seconds. ● OSD Rotation (select models)—Rotates the OSD Menu to support pivot function. Power Saver Enables the power saving feature. Select: ● ● The factory default is On. Adjusting the Monitor Settings...
  • Page 24 Displays the resolution, refresh rate and frequency information on the screen each time the OSD Main Menu is accessed. Select: ● ● Depending on monitor model, factory default is On or Off. Power-On Status Displays the operating status of the monitor each time Display the monitor is powered on.
  • Page 25 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 26: 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 27: 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 28 Time. Note that the time is displayed in a 24–hour clock format. For example, 1:15 p.m. is displayed as 13 hours 15 minutes. A power failure or loss of power to the monitor will cause the timer to reset to 00:00. If this occurs, you will need to reset the sleep timer mode.
  • Page 29: Hp Display Litesaver

    Show 1 minute Display Off Notice Status Cancel Help Exit View HP Display LiteSaver Readme on the CD for additional information on how to configure HP Display LiteSaver. ENWW To Do This Enables the HP Display LiteSaver functions; deselect to disable the HP Display LiteSaver.
  • Page 30: Srgb Support

    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 31 Select the RGB Color Space Profile.icm file, then click the OK 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 the Set as Default button.
  • Page 32: Appendix A Troubleshooting

    Video cable is improperly Connect the video cable properly. Refer to Chapter connected. Setting Up the Monitor on page 5 information. Screen blanking is active. Press any key on the keyboard or move the mouse to inactivate the screen blanking utility.
  • Page 33 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 34: Online Technical Support

    For the online access to technical support information, self-solve tools, online assistance, community forums of IT experts, broad mutlivendor knowledge base, monitoring and diagnostic tools, go to Preparing to Call Technical Support If you cannot solve a problem using the trouble shooting tips in this section, you may need to call technical support.
  • Page 35: 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. LE1901w Model Table B-1...
  • Page 36: Le1901wm Model

    Table B-1 LE1901w Specifications (continued) Storage Power Consumption (maximum) Input Terminal LE1901wm Model Table B-2 LE1901wm Specifications Display Type Viewable Image Size Tilt Maximum Weight (Unpacked) Dimensions (include base) Height Depth Width Maximum Graphic Resolution Optimum Graphic Resolution Text Mode...
  • Page 37: Le2201w Model

    LE2201w Model Table B-3 LE2201w 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 38: 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. LE1901w/LE1901wm Models...
  • Page 39: Entering User Modes

    Energy Saver Feature When the monitor is in its normal operating mode, the monitor uses less than 22.8 watts (LE1901w/ LE1901wm) or 35 watts (LE2201w) and the Power light is green.
  • Page 40: 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 41: 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 42: 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 43: 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)
  • Page 44: 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 11363-2006 11363-2006...
  • Page 45: 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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