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Dell ST2220 User Manual

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Dell™ ST2220 monitor User's Guide
About Your Monitor
Setting Up the Monitor
Operating the Monitor
Solving Problems
Appendix
Notes, Notices, and Cautions
NOTE:
A NOTE indicates important information that helps you make better use of your computer.
NOTICE:
A NOTICE indicates either potential damage to hardware or loss of data and tells you how to avoid the problem.
CAUTION:
A CAUTION indicates a potential for property damage, personal injury, or death.
Information in this document is subject to change without notice.
© 2010 Dell™ Inc. All rights reserved.
Reproduction of these materials in any manner whatsoever without the written permission of Dell Inc. is strictly forbidden.
Trademarks used in this text: Dell and the DELL logo are trademarks of Dell Inc. Microsoft a n d Windows are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in
the United States and/or other countries; ENERGY STAR is a registered trademark of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. As an ENERGY STAR partner, Dell Inc. has
determined that this product meets the ENERGY STAR guidelines for energy efficiency.
Other trademarks and trade names may be used in this document to refer to either the entities claiming the marks and names or their products. Dell Inc. disclaims any
proprietary interest in trademarks and trade names other than its own.
ST2220c
June 2010  Rev. A00
 
 

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  • Page 1 Reproduction of these materials in any manner whatsoever without the written permission of Dell Inc. is strictly forbidden. Trademarks used in this text: Dell and the DELL logo are trademarks of Dell Inc. Microsoft a n d Windows are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries; ENERGY STAR is a registered trademark of the U.S.
  • Page 2: About Your Monitor

    Monitor with Stand Power Cable VGA Cable Safety Information Drivers and Documentation media Quick Setup Guide   Product Features The ST2220 flat panel display has an active matrix, Thin-Film Transistor (TFT), and Liquid Crystal Display (LCD). The monitor features include:...
  • Page 3: Front View

    ■ ST2220: 54.61cm (21.5 inches) viewable area display. ■ 1920 x 1080 resolution, plus full-screen support for lower resolutions. ■ Tilt adjustment capability. ■ Plug and play capability if supported by your system. ■ On-Screen Display (OSD) adjustments for ease of set-up and screen optimization.
  • Page 4: Side View

    Back View                                                                        Label Description/Use Barcode serial number label To contact Dell for technical support. Security lock slot To help secure your monitor. Dell Soundbar mounting brackets To attach the optional Dell Soundbar. Regulatory rating label Lists the regulatory approvals. Stand release button To release stand assembly from monitor.
  • Page 5: Monitor Specifications

      Bottom view   Label Description AC power cord connector   VGA connector   Monitor Specifications Power Management Modes If you have VESA's DPMS™ compliance display card or software installed in your PC, the monitor can automatically reduce its power consumption when not in  use. This is referred to as Power Save Mode. If input from a keyboard, mouse or other input devices is detected by the computer, the monitor will automatically "wake up".
  • Page 6: Flat Panel Specifications

    Color Depth 16.7 mil colors Color Gamut 78 %** * Based on estimation ** ST2220 Color Gamut (Typical) is based on CIE1976 (78 %) and CIE1931 (68 %). Resolution Model ST2220 Horizontal scan range 30 kHz to 83 kHz (automatic) Vertical scan range 56 Hz to 76 Hz (automatic)
  • Page 7: Preset Display Modes

    Preset Display Modes ST2220 Display Mode Horizontal Frequency Vertical Frequency Pixel Clock Sync Polarity (Horizontal/Vertical) (kHz) (Hz) (MHz) VGA, 720 x 400 31.469 70.087 28.3 VGA, 640 x 480 31.469 59.940 25.2 VGA, 640 x 480 37.500 75.000 31.5 VESA, 800 x 600 37.879...
  • Page 8: Plug And Play Capability

    Weight with stand assembly and 4.09 kg (9.01 lb)  cables Weight of stand assembly 0.67 kg (1.48 lb)   Environmental Model ST2220 Temperature Operating 0° to 40° C (32° to 104°F) Storage: -20° to 60° C (-4° to 140° F) Non-operating Shipping: -20° to 60° C (-4° to 140° F) Humidity Operating 10% to 80% (non-condensing) Storage: 5% to 90% (non-condensing) Non-operating Shipping: 5% to 90% (non-condensing)
  • Page 9: Contacting Dell

    Contacting Dell For customers in the United States, call 800-WWW-DELL (800-999-3355). NOTE: If you do not have an active Internet connection, you can find contact information on your purchase invoice, packing slip, bill, or Dell product catalog. Dell provides several online and telephone-based support and service options. Availability varies by country and product, and some services may not be available in your area.
  • Page 10: Setting Up Your Monitor

    If you have a Dell™ desktop or a Dell™ portable computer with internet access 1. Go to http://support.dell.com, enter your service tag, and download the latest driver for your graphics card. 2. After installing the drivers for your Graphics Adapter, attempt to set the resolution to 1920x1080 again. NOTE: If you are unable to set the resolution to 1920x1080 , please contact Dell™ to inquire about a Graphics Adapter that supports these resolutions.     Back to Contents Page...
  • Page 11: If You Have A Non Dell™ Desktop, Portable Computer, Or Graphics Card

    Back to Contents Page   Setting Up Your Monitor Dell™ ST2220 monitor If you have a non Dell™ desktop, portable computer, or graphics card In Windows XP: 1. Right-click on the desktop and click Properties. 2. Select the Settings tab. 3. Select Advanced. 4. Identify your graphics controller supplier from the description at the top of the window (e.g. NVIDIA, ATI, Intel etc.).
  • Page 12: Operating The Monitor

    Dell™ ST2220 monitor User's Guide   Using the Front Panel Controls   Using the On-Screen Display (OSD) Menu   Setting the Maximum Resolution   Using the Dell Soundbar (Optional)   Using the Tilt   Using the Front Panel Use the control buttons on the side of the monitor to adjust the characteristics of the image being displayed. As you use these buttons to adjust the controls, an OSD shows the numeric values of the characteristics as they change.
  • Page 13 NOTE: Auto Adjust is only available when you are using the analog (VGA) connector. 2. Press the  buttons to move between the setting options. As you move from one icon to another, the option name is highlighted. See the table for a complete list of all the options available for the monitor. 3. Press the button once to activate the highlighted option.  ...
  • Page 14            NOTE: In most cases, Auto Adjust produces the best image for your configuration.   Color Settings Use the color settings to adjust the Image mode and color format.   Input Color Format Allows you to set the color format. Mode Selection Allows you to set the display mode to Graphics or Video. If your computer is connected to your monitor, choose Graphics. If a DVD Preset Modes VGA input  ...
  • Page 15 Sports Mode suitable for sports scenes. Nature Mode suitable for nature scenes. This feature can make the video image color shift from green to purple. Use this feature to adjust the skin tone. Use increases the green hue in the image increases the purple hue in the image NOTE: Hue adjustment is only available for video input.
  • Page 16           Adjusts the image ratio as 4:3 or full screen. Wide Mode NOTE: Wide Mode adjustment is not required at maximum preset resolution 1920 x 1080. Use the buttons to adjust image left and right. Minimum is '0' (-). Maximum is '100' (+). Horizontal Position Use the buttons to adjust image up and down.
  • Page 17 Menu Transparency Allows you to adjust the OSD background from opaque to transparent. Menu Timer OSD Hold Time: Sets the amount of time the OSD will remain active after the last time you pressed a button. Use the buttons to adjust the slider in 5 second increments, from 5 to 60 seconds. Menu Lock Controls user access to adjustments.
  • Page 18: Osd Warning Messages

    Personalize There are 2 shortcut keys on the front panel. Select one control menu for each shortcut key to allow direct access.   OSD Warning Messages When the monitor does not support a particular resolution mode you will see the following message :  ...
  • Page 19: Setting The Maximum Resolution

    Using the Dell Soundbar (Optional) The Dell Soundbar is a stereo two channel system mountable on Dell flat panel displays. The Soundbar has a capacitive touch front control panel, a white LED for power indication, and two audio headset jacks.
  • Page 20: Using The Tilt

    Attach mechanism Headphone connectors 3.  Power indicator Power/Volume control Using the Tilt Tilt With the built-in pedestal, you can tilt the monitor for the most comfortable viewing angle. NOTE: The stand riser and stand base are detached when the monitor is shipped from the factory. Back to Contents Page...
  • Page 21     If you do not see 1920x1080 as an option, you may need to update your graphics driver. Please choose the scenario below that best describes the computer system you are using, and follow the provided directions: If you have a Dell™ desktop or a Dell™ portable computer with internet access. If you have a non Dell™ desktop, portable computer, or graphics card.   Back to Contents Page...
  • Page 22: User Guide

    ENERGY STAR guidelines for energy efficiency. Other trademarks and trade names may be used in this document to refer to either the entities claiming the marks and names or their products. Dell Inc. disclaims any proprietary interest in trademarks and trade names other than its own.
  • Page 23: Setting Up The Monitor

    Back to Contents Page   Setting Up the Monitor Dell™ ST2220 monitor User's Guide   Attaching the Base   Connecting the Monitor   Attaching the Soundbar (Optional)   Removing the Monitor Stand   Attaching the Base NOTE: The stand riser and stand base are detached when the monitor is shipped from the factory.
  • Page 24: Connecting The Monitor

    b. Align the stand assembly bracket to the monitor groove. c. Insert the bracket towards monitor until it locked in place.   Connecting the Monitor CAUTION: Before you begin any of the procedures in this section, follow the safety instructions. To connect your monitor to the computer perform the following steps/instructions: 1.
  • Page 25: Attaching The Soundbar

    4. Insert the mini stereo plug from the rear of the Soundbar into the computer's audio output jack or the monitor's audio output jack. NOTICE: Do not use with any device other than the Dell Soundbar. Removing the Monitor Stand After placing the monitor panel on a soft cloth or cushion, complete the following steps to remove the base.
  • Page 26: Troubleshooting

    Back to Contents Page   Solving Problems Dell™ ST2220 monitor User's Guide   Self-Test   Built-in Diagnostics   Common Problems   Product-Specific Problems   Troubleshooting the Dell™ Soundbar (Optional)      CAUTION: Before you begin any of the procedures in this section, follow the Safety Instructions.   Self-Test Your monitor provides a self-test feature that allows you to check whether your monitor is functioning properly. If your monitor and computer are properly connected but the monitor screen remains dark, run the monitor self-test by performing the following steps: 1.
  • Page 27: Common Problems

    Safety Related Issues Visible signs of smoke or sparks Do not perform any troubleshooting steps. Contact Dell immediately. Intermittent Problems Monitor turns on & off Ensure that the video cable connecting the monitor to the computer is connected properly and is...
  • Page 28: Product-Specific Problems

    The picture does not fill the Due to the non-standard formats of DVDs, the monitor may not show the full screen pictures. screen. height or width of the screen.   Troubleshooting the Dell™ Soundbar (Optional) COMMON SYMPTOMS WHAT YOU EXPERIENCE POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS No Sound Soundbar has power - power Plug the audio line-in cable into the computer's audio out jack.
  • Page 29 Low Volume Volume is too low Clear any obstructions between the Soundbar and the user. Turn the volume up to its maximum level. Set all Windows volume controls to their maximum. Increase the volume of the audio application. Test the Soundbar using another audio source (i.e., portable CD player).  ...

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