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Planar PL1700 User Manual

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  • Page 1 PL1700/PL1700M...
  • Page 2 Planar your support question. Talk to a Customer Service Representative To contact Planar's Customer First(TM) Technical Support Service call 1.866.PLANAR.1 (866.752.6271). This service is available 5am - 5pm Pacific Time, 8am - 8pm Eastern Time, Monday through Friday. Contact Us 24x7 Online Technical Support:
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Preface This manual is designed to assist users in setting up and using the LCD Monitor. Information in this document has been carefully checked for accuracy; however, no guarantee is given to the correctness of the contents. The information in this document is subject to change without notice.
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

    4. Do not remove the cover or attempt to service this unit by yourself. Servicing of any nature should be performed by an authorized technician. 5. Store LCD Monitor in a room with a room temperature of -20° ~ 60°C (or -4° ~ 140°F). Storing the LCD Monitor outside this range could result in permanent damage.
  • Page 5: Chapter 1 Installation

    Before unpacking the LCD Monitor, prepare a suitable workspace for your Monitor and computer. You need a stable and clean surface near a wall power outlet. Make sure that LCD Monitor has enough space around it for sufficient airflow. Though the LCD Monitor uses very little power, some ventilation is needed to ensure that the Monitor does not become too hot.
  • Page 6: Connecting The Lcd Monitor And Base

    The viewing angle can be adjusted from -5°to +30°.(See fig. 1-2) Warning Do not force the LCD Monitor over its maximum viewing angle settings as stated above. Attempting this will result in damaging the Monitor and Monitor stand. Connecting the Display Power off your computer.
  • Page 7: Power Management System

    This LCD Monitor complies with the VESA DPMS (version 1.0) Power Management guidelines. The VESA DPMS provides four power saving modes through detecting a horizontal or vertical sync. signal. When the LCD Monitor is in power saving mode, the monitor screen will be blank and the power LED indicator will light yellow.
  • Page 8: Chapter 2 Display Controls

    Jack (PL1700M only) Adjusting the Monitor's Display The monitor has four function control buttons to select among functions shown on OSD menu, designed for easy user-viewing environments. OSD Function Menu To access OSD Main menu, simply press one of the Function Select control buttons, and the menu diagram will pop up on the screen as shown on Fig.
  • Page 9: Function Description

    Function Description Icon Function Brightness 101 scales of brightness are available to choose from (0 to 100). Contrast 101 scales of contrast are available to choose from (0 to 100). This function let's you adjust the display's horizontal position H. Position V.
  • Page 10 Monitor will show an “OSD Lock Out” message for 5~10 seconds and the message will disappear automatically. While the monitor is in the state of “OSD Lock Out”, if press OSD button, “OSD Lock Out” message will appear for 5~10 seconds on screen.
  • Page 11: Chapter 3 Technical Information

    Phase Clock Display Mode Setup OSD Format Power Management Mode Power Consumption* 40W maximum(for PL1700) 48W maximum(for PL1700M) 2W maximum Soft switch off 1W maximum Disconnected 2W maximum * Meeting VESA DPMS requirements measured from AC Input end of AC power cord.
  • Page 12: Standard Timing Table

    Input Voltage Input Current Size and Weight Dimensions Net Weight Gross Weight Standard Timing Table If the selected timing is NOT included in table below, this LCD monitor will use the most suitable available timing. TIMING FH(KHZ SYNC FV(HZ) POLARITY 640x350 31.469...
  • Page 13 TIMING FH(KHZ SYNC FV(HZ) POLARITY 1024x768 48.363 60.004 1024x768 53.964 COMPAQ-XGA 66.132 1024x768 56.476 VESA-768-70Hz 70.069 1024x768 60.023 VESA-768-75Hz 75.029 1024x768 60.24 APPLE MAC-768 75.02 1152x864 54.054 (60Hz) 59.270 1152x864 63.851 (70Hz) 70.012 1152x864 67.50 (75Hz) 75.00 1280x960 60.00 (60Hz) 60.00 1280x960 70.00...
  • Page 14: Troubleshooting

    3. If step 2 doesn’t work, connect your PC system to another external CRT. If your PC system Functions properly with a CRT Monitor but it does not function with the LCD Monitor, the output timing of the VGA card may be out of the LCD’s synchronous range.
  • Page 15 Beaverton, OR 97006-1992 © 2006 Planar Systems, Inc. Planar is a registered trademark of Planar Systems, Inc. Other brands and names are the property of their respective owners. Technical information in this document is subject to change without notice.

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