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TABLE OF CONTENTS

SPECIAL NOTES ON LCD MONITORS........................................................... 1
INFORMATION FOR YOUR SAFETY AND COMFORT .................................. 2
UNPACKING ................................................................................................. 5
ATTACHING / REMOVING THE BASE........................................................... 6
SCREEN POSITION ADJUSTMENT ................................................................ 6
WALL MOUNTING (OPTIONAL). ................................................................. 7
CONNECTING THE POWER CORD ............................................................... 8
SAFETY PRECAUTION .................................................................................. 8
CLEANING YOUR MONITOR........................................................................ 8
POWER SAVING ........................................................................................... 9
DDC .............................................................................................................. 9
CONNECTOR PIN ASSIGNMENT .................................................................. 10
STANDARD TIMING TABLE.......................................................................... 11
INSTALLATION ............................................................................................. 12
USER CONTROLS.......................................................................................... 13
HOW TO ADJUST A SETTING ...................................................................... 14
TROUBLESHOOTING.................................................................................... 18

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  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    TABLE OF CONTENTS SPECIAL NOTES ON LCD MONITORS............1 INFORMATION FOR YOUR SAFETY AND COMFORT ........2 UNPACKING ....................5 ATTACHING / REMOVING THE BASE............6 SCREEN POSITION ADJUSTMENT ..............6 WALL MOUNTING (OPTIONAL)..............7 CONNECTING THE POWER CORD ............... 8 SAFETY PRECAUTION ..................
  • Page 2: Special Notes On Lcd Monitors

    X153W SPECIAL NOTES ON LCD MONITORS The following symptoms are normal with LCD monitor and do not indicate a problem. NOTES Due to the nature of the fluorescent light, the screen may flicker during initial use. Turn off the Power Switch and then turn it on again to make sure the flicker disappears.
  • Page 3: Information For Your Safety And Comfort

    X153W INFORMATION FOR YOUR SAFETY AND COMFORT Safety instructions Read these instructions carefully. Keep this document for future reference. Follow all warnings and instructions marked on the product. CAUTION for plug as disconnecting device Observe the following guidelines when connecting and disconnecting power to the power supply unit: Install the power supply unit before connecting the power cord to the AC power outlet.
  • Page 4: Product Servicing

    X153W Product servicing Do not attempt to service this product yourself, as opening or removing covers may expose you to dangerous voltage points or other risks. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Unplug this product from the wall outlet and refer servicing to qualified service personnel when:...
  • Page 5: Taking Care Of Your Vision

    X153W Taking care of your vision Long viewing hours, wearing incorrect glasses or contact lenses, glare, excessive room lighting, poorly focused screens, very small typefaces and low-contrast displays could stress your eyes. The following sections provide suggestions on how to reduce eyestrain.
  • Page 6: Unpacking

    X153W UNPACKING Please check the following items are present when you unpack the box, and save the packing materials in case you will need to ship or transport the monitor in future. LCD Monitor 15-pin D-Sub Cable DVI Cable AC Power Cord...
  • Page 7: Attaching / Removing The Base

    X153W ATTACHING / REMOVING THE BASE Install: Remove: Align the release button on the bottom of the Depress the release button as indicated first monitor with the corresponding slots on the before removing the base and follow the arrow bottom of the base.
  • Page 8: Wall Mounting (Optional)

    X153W WALL MOUNTING (OPTIONAL) To obtain a wall-mounting kit, contact your local dealer, Refer to the instructions that come with the base mounting kit. Screw holes (100 mm X 100 mm) * For use only with UL Listed Wall Mount Bracket...
  • Page 9: Connecting The Power Cord

    X153W CONNECTING THE POWER CORD Check first to make sure that the power cord you use is the correct type required for your area. This monitor has a universal power supply that allows operation in either 100/120V AC or 220/240 V AC voltage areas.
  • Page 10: Power Saving

    X153W POWER SAVING The monitor will be driven into Power Saving” mode by the control signal from the display controller, as indicated by the amber-color power LED. State LED Light Blue Power Saving Mode Amber The power saving states will be kept until a control signal has been detected or the keyboard or mouse is activated.
  • Page 11: Connector Pin Assignment

    X153W CONNECTOR PIN ASSIGNMENT 15-Pin Color Display Signal Cable PIN NO. DESCRIPTION PIN NO. DESCRIPTION Green Logic Ground Blue Monitor Ground Monitor Ground DDC-Serial Data DDC-return H-Sync R-Ground V-Sync G-Ground DDC-Serial Clock B-Ground EN- 10...
  • Page 12: Standard Timing Table

    X153W STANDARD TIMING TABLE To reduce the need for adjustment for different modes, the monitor has default setting modes that are most commonly used as given in the table below. For optimum adjustment, the user is suggested to perform the Auto Setup under Windows “Full Screen” pattern or using the pattern in the floppy disk provided.
  • Page 13: Installation

    X153W INSTALLATION To install the monitor to your host system, please follow the steps as given below: Steps 1. 1-1 Connect video cable. a. Make sure both the monitor and computer are powered-OFF. b. Connect the VGA video cable to the computer.
  • Page 14: User Controls

    X153W USER CONTROLS Front Panel Controls 1.Power Switch: To turn ON or OFF the power. 2.Power LED: Lights up to indicate the power is turned ON. 3.Empowering / Exit: 1) When OSD menu is in active status, this button will act as EXIT-KEY (EXIT OSD menu).
  • Page 15: How To Adjust A Setting

    P/X Series OSD behave When user press “MENU” button on front bezel A. Acer eColor Management If selected to “Acer eColor Management” item, will appear the Acer eColor” OSD B. USER If selected to “USER” item, will appear the Standard OSD I.
  • Page 16: Adjusting The Picture

    X153W ADJUSTING THE PICTURE The descriptions for function control LEDS A. Acer eColor Management Main Menu Sub Menu Sub Menu item Description icon icon User defined. Settings can be fine-tuned to suit any User mode situation Optimal balance of brightness and contrast prevent Text mode eyestrain.
  • Page 17 X153W Main Menu Sub Menu icon Sub Menu item Description icon Adjust the horizontal position. H. Position (available in Analog mode only) Adjust the vertical position. V. Position (available in Analog mode only) Warm Set the color temperature to warm white.
  • Page 18: Operation Instructions

    Acer eColor Management Step 1: Press “ Key” to open the Acer eColor Management OSD and access the scenario modes Step 2: Press “<” or “>” to select the mode Step 3: Press “Auto Key” to confirm the mode and run Auto Adjust...
  • Page 19: Troubleshooting

    X153W TROUBLESHOOTING Before sending your LCD monitor for servicing, please check the troubleshooting list below to see if you can self-diagnose the problem. (VGA Mode) Problems Current Status Remedy Using OSD, adjust brightness and contrast to maximum LED ON or reset to their default settings.
  • Page 20 50% less energy than conventional equipment. More information refers to http://www.energystar.gov and http://www.energystar.gov/powermangement. As an ENERGY STAR partner, Acer Inc. has determined that this product meets the ENERGY STAR guidelines for energy efficiency. Note: The statement above is applicable only to Acer LCD Monitor with an ENERGY STAR logo.
  • Page 21: Declaration Of Conformity

    Acer Computer (Shanghai) Limited 3F, No. 168 Xizang medium road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China Declaration of Conformity Acer Computer (Shanghai) Limited 3F, No. 168 Xizang medium road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China Contact Person: Mr. Easy Lai Tel: 886-2-8691-3089 Fax: 886-2-8691-3000 E-mail: easy_lai@acer.com.tw...
  • Page 22: Federal Communications Commission

    Acer America Corporation 333 West San Carlos St., San Jose CA 95110, U. S. A. 254-298-4000 Tel : 254-298-4147 Fax : www.acer.com Federal Communications Commission Declaration of Conformity This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the...