HP W1907 - 19" LCD Monitor User Manual

HP W1907 - 19" LCD Monitor User Manual

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  • Page 1 User’s Guide f1903 LCD Monitor...
  • Page 2 P.O. Box 4010 Cupertino, CA 95015-4010 © 2003 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. All rights reserved. Hewlett-Packard is a registered trademark of Hewlett-Packard Company in the United States of America and other countries/regions. Å WARNING: Text set off in this manner indicates that failure to follow directions could result in bodily harm or loss of life.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents 1 Product Features 2 Safety and Maintenance Guidelines Important Safety Information ....2–1 Maintenance Guidelines ....2–2 Cleaning the Monitor.
  • Page 4 A Troubleshooting Solving Common Problems ....A–1 Using the World Wide Web ....A–3 Preparing to Call Technical Support .
  • Page 5: Product Features

    Product Features The f1903 LCD Monitor has an active matrix, thin-film transistor (TFT), liquid crystal display (LCD). The monitor features include: ■ Large 19-inch (48.3 cm) viewable area display. ■ 1280 × 1024 factory-set resolution, plus full-screen support for lower resolutions. ■...
  • Page 6 Product Features ■ Compliant with the following regulated specifications: ❏ EPA ENERGY STAR ❏ European Union CE Directives ❏ Swedish MPR II 1990 ❏ Swedish TCO ‘03 With select models, the monitor comes with a set of Harmon Kardon speakers with a separate power supply. 1–2 User’s Guide...
  • Page 7: Safety And Maintenance Guidelines

    Safety and Maintenance Guidelines Important Safety Information A power cord is included with your 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 your monitor, refer to the “Power Cord Set Requirements”...
  • Page 8: Maintenance Guidelines

    Safety and Maintenance Guidelines Maintenance Guidelines To enhance the performance and extend the life of your monitor: ■ Do not open your monitor cabinet or attempt to service this product yourself. Adjust only those controls that are covered in the operating instructions. If your monitor is not operating properly or has been dropped or damaged, contact your HP authorized dealer, reseller, or service provider.
  • Page 9: Cleaning The Monitor

    Safety and Maintenance Guidelines ■ Slots and openings in the cabinet are provided for ventilation. These openings must not be blocked or covered. Never push objects of any kind into cabinet slots or other openings. ■ Do not drop your monitor or place it on an unstable surface. ■...
  • Page 10 Safety and Maintenance Guidelines 2–4 User’s Guide...
  • 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 these steps: 1. Place the monitor in a convenient, well-ventilated location near your computer. 2.
  • Page 12 Setting Up the Monitor ✎ The DVI-D cable supplied with this monitor is for digital-to-digital connection only. Your computer must have a DVI-compatible graphics card installed for use with this cable. When connecting the DVI-D signal cable to the DVI connector on the monitor, you must connect the other end of the DVI-D cable to the DVI connector on the computer.
  • Page 13 Setting Up the Monitor 3. Connect one end of the power cable to the back of the monitor, and the other end to a power source. Connecting the Power Cable User’s Guide 3–3...
  • Page 14 Setting Up the Monitor 4. Adjust the monitor as needed for your comfort using the monitor’s tilt, swivel, and height adjustment capabilities. -5˚ 20˚ -35˚ 35˚ 3–4 User’s Guide...
  • Page 15 Setting Up the Monitor Å WARNING: To reduce the risk of electric shock or damage to your equipment: Do not disable the power cord grounding plug. The grounding plug is an important safety feature. Plug the power cord into a grounded (earthed) electrical outlet that is easily accessible at all times.
  • Page 16: Selecting The Signal Connectors And Cables

    Setting Up the Monitor Selecting the Signal Connectors and Cables There are two signal input connectors: One VGA connector and one DVI-I connector. The monitor will automatically determine which inputs have valid video signals. The inputs can be selected through the On-Screen Display (OSD) feature or by pressing the Signal Input 1 or 2 buttons on the monitor front bezel.
  • Page 17: Removing The Monitor Base

    Setting Up the Monitor Removing the Monitor Base You can remove the monitor base to mount the monitor on a wall, a swing arm or other mounting fixture. Read the caution and warning statements below before beginning the procedure. Ä CAUTION: Before beginning to disassemble the monitor, be sure the monitor is turned off and the power and signal cables are both disconnected.
  • Page 18: Mounting The Monitor

    Setting Up the Monitor 1. Disconnect and remove the signal and power cables from the back of the monitor. 2. Remove the four screws as shown in the following illustration. Ä CAUTION: Ensure that the bottom of the monitor base is positioned over a table or desktop before removing the base from the monitor.
  • Page 19: Operating The Monitor

    Operating the Monitor Installing the Drivers The monitor comes with driver software allowing you to take ® advantage of the Plug and Play feature of the Microsoft ® Windows Me, Windows 2000, or Windows XP operating system. This software enables the computer to communicate with the monitor and use all the monitor features.
  • Page 20: Windows Me Users

    Operating the Monitor 3. Click the Settings tab. 4. Click Advanced Properties or Advanced, and select the Monitor tab. 5. Click Properties. 6. Click the Driver tab. 7. Click Update Driver and click Next. 8. Select the recommended option and then click Next. 9.
  • Page 21: Windows Xp Users

    Operating the Monitor Windows XP users ✎ The procedure for installing the driver for your operating system may vary. To install the driver for the f1903 monitor: 1. Click Start. 2. Click Control Panel. 3. Click Appearance and Themes. 4. Click Display. 5.
  • Page 22: Front Panel Components

    Operating the Monitor Front Panel Components 2 3 4 5 ‘ No. Control Function On/Off Turns the monitor on and off Menu • When OSD is active, closes setting screens and exits OSD. • When OSD is inactive, opens and closes OSD. Left or Down •...
  • Page 23: Adjusting Monitor Settings

    Operating the Monitor Adjusting Monitor Settings Press the menu button on the front panel of your monitor to view the On-Screen Display (OSD) Menu. The Main Controls window pops up and you can make adjustments to your monitor’s various features. Use the left arrow and right arrow keys in the menu window to make your adjustments.
  • Page 24: Using The On-Screen Display

    Operating the Monitor Using the On-Screen Display The adjustments for screen settings are located in the On-Screen Display (OSD) menus. Two OSD menus are available; one for basic adjustments, and one for advanced adjustments. To access the Basic OSD Menu, press the Menu button on the monitor’s front panel.
  • Page 25 Operating the Monitor Advanced OSD Menu Levels Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Image Control Auto Adjustment “Adjusting Message” Horizontal Position Adjustment Scale Vertical Position Adjustment Scale Clock Adjustment Scale Clock Phase Adjustment Scale Cancel Save and Return ✎ The Video Clock and Clock Phase selections are not available when the monitor is operating in the DVI-D (digital) mode.
  • Page 26: Using The Auto-Adjustment Function

    Operating the Monitor Advanced OSD Menu Levels Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 OSD Control Horizontal Position Adjustment Scale Vertical Position Adjustment Scale OSD Timeout Adjustment Scale OSD Transparency Adjustment Scale Cancel Save and Return Video Input Controls Input Selection Analog (D-SUB) Analog (DVI) Digital (DVI)
  • Page 27: Optimizing Analog Video

    Operating the Monitor Optimizing Analog Video This monitor contains advanced circuitry that allows the flat panel screen to function as a standard monitor. Two controls in the on-screen display can be adjusted to improve image performance: Clock and Clock Phase. Use these controls only when the auto-adjust function does not provide a satisfactory image.
  • Page 28 Operating the Monitor 4–10 User’s Guide...
  • Page 29: Solving Common Problems

    Troubleshooting Solving Common Problems The following table lists possible problems, the possible cause of each problem, and the recommended solutions. Problem Possible Cause Solution Screen is blank. Power cord is Connect the power cord. disconnected. Power switch is Turn on the power. turned off.
  • Page 30 Troubleshooting Problem Possible Cause Solution Image is not Position may need Press the Menu button to centered. adjustment. access the OSD Menu. Select Image Control/ Horizontal Position or Vertical Position to adjust the horizontal or vertical position of the image. “No Connection, Monitor video cable is Connect the 15-pin monitor...
  • Page 31: Using The World Wide Web

    Troubleshooting Using the World Wide Web Before contacting customer services, refer to the support Web site at: http://www.hp.com Preparing to Call Technical Support If you cannot solve a problem using the troubleshooting tips in this section, you may need to call technical support. Have the following available when you call: ■...
  • Page 32 Troubleshooting A–4 User’s Guide...
  • Page 33: Technical Specifications

    Technical Specifications f1903 Flat Panel Monitor Display 19.0 inches 48.3 cm Type TFT LCD Viewable Image Size 19.0-inch diagonal 48.3 cm Tilt –5 to 20 Swivel +35 to –35 Face Treatment Anti-glare polarizer with hard coating Maximum Weight 17.2 lbs. 7.8 kg (unpacked) (Unpacked) Dimensions...
  • Page 34 Technical Specifications f1903 Flat Panel Monitor (Continued) Horizontal Frequency 30 to 82 kHz (analog mode) Vertical Refresh Rate 56 to 76 Hz (analog mode) Environmental Requirements Temperature: 41to 95 5 to 35 Operating Temperature –4 to 140 –20 to 60 Non-operating Temperature Relative Humidity 20 to 80%...
  • Page 35: Recognizing Preset Display Resolutions

    Technical Specifications Recognizing Preset Display Resolutions The display resolutions listed below are the most commonly used modes and are set as factory defaults. This monitor automatically recognizes these preset modes and they will appear properly sized and centered on the screen. Factory Preset Display Modes Preset Pixel Format...
  • Page 36: Lcd Monitor Quality And Pixel Policy For F1903 Monitor

    Technical Specifications LCD Monitor Quality and Pixel Policy for f1903 Monitor The HP f1903 TFT monitor uses high-precision technology, manufactured according to HP standards, to guarantee trouble-free performance. Nevertheless, the display may have cosmetic imperfections that appear as small bright or dark spots. This is common to all LCD displays used in products supplied by all vendors and is not specific to the HP f1903 displays.
  • Page 37: Entering User Modes

    Technical Specifications Entering User Modes The video controller signal may occasionally call for a mode that is not preset if: ■ You are not using a standard graphics adapter. ■ You are not using a preset mode. If this occurs, you may need to readjust the parameters of the monitor screen by using the on-screen display.
  • Page 38 Technical Specifications B–6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 39: 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 40: Modifications

    Modifications The FCC requires the user to be notified that any changes or modifications made to this device that are not expressly approved by Hewlett-Packard Company may void the user’s authority to operate the equipment. Cables Connections to this device must be made with shielded cables with metallic RFI/EMI connector hoods to maintain compliance with FCC Rules and Regulations.
  • Page 41: Canadian Notice

    Agency Regulatory Notices Canadian Notice This Class B digital apparatus meets all requirements of the Canadian Interference-Causing Equipment Regulations. Avis Canadien Cet appareil numérique de la classe B respecte toutes les exigences du Règlement sur le matériel brouilleur du Canada. European Notice Products with the CE Marking comply with both the EMC Directive (89/336/EEC) and the Low Voltage Directive (73/23/EEC)
  • Page 42: Korean Notice

    Logo meet the requirements of the EPA Energy Star program. As an Energy Star Partner, Hewlett-Packard Company has determined that this product meets the Energy Star guidelines for energy efficiency. Specific details on using the energy saving features can be found in the energy saver or power management section of the computer manual.
  • Page 43: Power Cord Set Requirements

    Agency Regulatory Notices Power Cord Set Requirements The monitor power supply is provided with Automatic Line Switching (ALS). This feature allows the monitor to operate on input voltages between 100–120V or 200–240V . The power cord set (flexible cord or wall plug) received with the monitor meets the requirements for use in the country where you purchased the equipment.
  • Page 44 Agency Regulatory Notices C–6 User’s Guide...
  • Page 45: D Tco '03 Requirements

    TCO ‘03 Requirements Congratulations! The display you have just purchased carries the TCO’03 Display label. This means that your display is designed, manufactured and tested according to some of the strictest quality and environmental requirements in the world. This makes for a high performance product, designed with the user in focus that also minimizes the impact on our natural environment.
  • Page 46: Energy

    TCO ‘03 Requirements Energy ■ Energy-saving mode after a certain time — beneficial both for the user and the environment. ■ Electrical safety. Emissions ■ Electromagnetic fields. ■ Noise emissions. Ecology ■ The product must be prepared for recycling and the manufacturer must have a certified environmental management system such as EMAS or ISO 14000.

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