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Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide
Dell™ E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide
About Your Monitor
Setting Up the Monitor
Operating the Monitor
Troubleshooting
Appendix
Notes, Cautions, Warnings
NOTE:
A NOTE indicates important information that helps you make better use of your computer.
CAUTION:
A CAUTION indicates potential damage to hardware or loss of data if instructions are not followed.
WARNING:
A WARNING indicates a potential for property damage, personal injury, or death.
Information in this document is subject to change without notice.
© 2012 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 and 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.
Model E1913Sf/E1913Sc/E1913c/E2213c
April 2012 Rev. A00
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  • Page 1 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 2: About Your Monitor

    About Your Monitor: Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Back to Contents Page About Your Monitor Dell™ E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Package Contents Product Features Identifying Parts and Controls Monitor Specifications Plug and Play Capability LCD Monitor Quality & Pixel Policy...
  • Page 3: Product Features

    Product Information Guide Product Features The Dell™ E1913S/E1913/E2213 flat panel display has an active matrix, Thin-Film Transistor, Liquid Crystal Display. The monitor's features include: E1913S: 48.3 cm (19.0 inches) viewable area display. 1280 x 1024 resolution, plus full-screen support for lower resolutions.
  • Page 4: Identifying Parts And Controls

    About Your Monitor: Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Identifying Parts and Controls Front View Function buttons (For more information, see Operating the Monitor) 2. Power On/Off button (with LED indicator) Back View Label Description VESA mounting holes (100 mm) To mount the monitor.
  • Page 5: Side View

    Rating label Power ratings and energy information. Barcode serial number label Refer to this label if you need to contact Dell for technical support. Security lock slot Use a security lock with the slot to help secure your monitor. Dell soundbar mounting brackets To attach the optional Dell Soundbar.
  • Page 6: Power Management Modes

    About Your Monitor: Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Power Management Modes If you have VESA's DPM compliance display card or software installed in your PC, the monitor automatically reduces its power consumption when not in use. This is referred to as Power Save Mode. If the computer detects input from keyboard, mouse, or other input devices, the monitor automatically resumes functioning.
  • Page 7: Pin Assignments

    About Your Monitor: Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Activate the computer and monitor to gain access to the OSD. NOTE: Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 monitor is ENERGY STAR®- compliance. * Zero power consumption in OFF mode can only be achieved by disconnecting the main cable from the monitor.
  • Page 8: Dvi Connector

    About Your Monitor: Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide DDC +5V GND-sync DDC data H-sync V-sync DDC clock DVI Connector 24-pin Side of the Connected Signal Number Cable TMDS RX2- TMDS RX2+ TMDS Ground Floating Floating DDC Clock DDC Data Floating...
  • Page 9: Flat Panel Specifications

    83 % (typical) ** 83 % (typical) ** 83 % (typical) ** * Based on estimation. ** [E1913S/E1913/E2213] color gamut (typical) is based on CIE1976 (82 %) and CIE1931 (72 %) test standards. Resolution Specifications Model number Dell E1913S monitor...
  • Page 10: Preset Display Modes

    (Max.) 120 V: 30 A (Max.) Inrush current 240 V: 60 A (Max.) Preset Display Modes The following table lists the preset modes for which Dell guarantees image size and centering: E1913S: Display Mode Horizontal Frequency Vertical Frequency Pixel Clock (MHz)
  • Page 11: Physical Characteristics

    About Your Monitor: Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide VESA, 800 x 600 37.9 60.3 40.0 VESA, 800 x 600 46.9 75.0 49.5 VESA, 1024 x 768 48.4 60.0 65.0 VESA, 1024 x 768 60.0 75.0 78.8 VESA, 1152 x 864 67.5...
  • Page 12: Lcd Monitor Quality And Pixel Policy

    About Your Monitor: Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Temperature Operating 0 ° C to 40 ° C (32 ° F to 104 ° F) 0 ° C to 40 ° C (32 ° F to 104 ° F) 0 ° C to 40 ° C (32 ° F to 104 ° F) Non-operating Storage: -20 °...
  • Page 13: Setting Up The Monitor

    Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Back to Contents Page Setting Up the Monitor Dell™ E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Attaching the Stand Removing the Monitor Stand for VESA Wall Mount Connecting Your Monitor Attaching the Dell Soundbar (Optional) Attaching the Stand NOTE: The stand base is detached when the monitor is shipped from the factory.
  • Page 14 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide a. Place the monitor on a soft cloth or cushion near the edge of desk. b. Align the stand assembly bracket to the monitor groove. c. Insert the bracket towards monitor until it locks in place.
  • Page 15: Connecting Your Monitor

    Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide After placing the monitor panel on a soft cloth or cushion, complete the following steps to remove the monitor stand: Use a long screwdriver to push the release latch located in a hole just above the monitor stand.
  • Page 16 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Connecting the white DVI cable (for E1913/E2213 only) CAUTION: The graphics are used for the purpose of illustration only. Appearance on the computer may vary. Attaching Dell Soundbar AX510PA (optional) file:///K|/Dell/E1913/Dell%20E1913(S)%20E2213%20E-DOC%20Source/en/ug/setup.htm[2012-3-19 16:22:02]...
  • Page 17 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide CAUTION: Do not use with any device other than the Dell Soundbar. To attach the soundbar: Working from the back of the monitor, attach Soundbar by aligning the two slots with the two tabs along the bottom of the monitor.
  • Page 18: Operating The Monitor

    Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Back to Contents Page Operating the Monitor Dell™ E1913S/E1913/E2213 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...
  • Page 19: Front Panel Button

    Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Front panel button Description Use the Preset modes button to choose from a list of preset color modes. See Using the OSD Menu. Preset modes Use the Brightness / Contrast button to direct access to the "Brightness" and "Contrast" control menu.
  • Page 20: Using The On-Screen Display (Osd) Menu

    Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Front panel button Description Use the Up button to adjust (increase ranges) items in the OSD menu. Use the Down button to adjust (decrease ranges) items in the OSD menu. Down Use the OK button to confirm your selection.
  • Page 21 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Press the button to open the OSD menu and display the main menu. Main Menu file:///K|/Dell/E1913/Dell%20E1913(S)%20E2213%20E-DOC%20Source/en/ug/operate.htm[2012-3-19 16:22:04]...
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  • Page 23 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Press the buttons to toggle between options in the Menu. As you move from one icon to another, the option name is highlighted. To select the highlighted item on the menu press the button again.
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  • Page 25 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Brightness Allows you to adjust the brightness or luminance of the backlight. Press the button to increase brightness and press the button to decrease brightness (min 0 ~ max 100). Contrast Allows you to adjust the contrast or the degree of difference between darkness and lightness on the monitor screen. Adjust brightness first, and adjust contrast only if you need further adjustment.
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  • Page 27 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Auto Adjustment allows the monitor to self-adjust to the incoming video signal. After using Auto Adjustment, you can further tune your monitor by using the Pixel Clock (Coarse) and Phase (Fine) controls under Display Settings.
  • Page 28 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Auto Select Select Auto Select to scan for available input signals. Select VGA input when you are using the analog (VGA) connector. Push to select the VGA input source. DVI-D Select DVI-D input when you are using the Digital (DVI) connector. Push to select the DVI input source.
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  • Page 30 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Input Color Format Allows you to set the video input mode to: RGB: Select this option if your monitor is connected to a computer or DVD player using the HDMI to DVI adapter. YPbPr: Select this option if your DVD player supports only YPbPr output.
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  • Page 32 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Standard: Loads the monitor's default color settings. This is the default preset mode. Multimedia: Loads color settings ideal for multimedia applications. Text: Loads color settings ideal for office environment. Warm: Decreases the color temperature. The screen appears warmer with a red/yellow tint.
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  • Page 34 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Adjusts the image ratio as Wide 16:10, 4:3, or 5:4. Aspect Ratio (for E1913 and E2213 NOTE: Wide 16:10 adjustment is not required at maximum preset resolution 1440 x 900 (for E1913) or 1680 x 1050 (for E2213) .
  • Page 35 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Select this option to adjust the settings of the OSD, such as, the languages of the OSD, the amount of time the menu remains on screen, Other Settings and so on. file:///K|/Dell/E1913/Dell%20E1913(S)%20E2213%20E-DOC%20Source/en/ug/operate.htm[2012-3-19 16:22:04]...
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  • Page 37 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Language Allows you to set the OSD display to one of eight languages: English, Spanish, French, German, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Simply Chinese, Japanese. Menu Transparency Allows you to adjust the OSD background from opaque to transparent.
  • Page 38 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Factory Reset Resets all OSD settings to the factory preset values. Personalize Select this option allows you to set two shortcut button. file:///K|/Dell/E1913/Dell%20E1913(S)%20E2213%20E-DOC%20Source/en/ug/operate.htm[2012-3-19 16:22:04]...
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  • Page 40 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Shortcut Key 1 User can select from "Preset Modes", "Brightness/Contrast", "Auto Adjust", "Input Source" (for E1913 and E2213 only), "Aspect Ratio" (for E1913 and E2213 only) and set as shortcut Key. file:///K|/Dell/E1913/Dell%20E1913(S)%20E2213%20E-DOC%20Source/en/ug/operate.htm[2012-3-19 16:22:04]...
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  • Page 42: Osd Messages

    Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Shortcut Key 2 User can select from "Preset Modes", "Brightness/Contrast", "Auto Adjust", "Input Source"(for E1913 and E2213 only), "Aspect Ratio" (for E1913 and E2213 only) and set as shortcut key. Reset Personalize Allows you to restore shortcut key to the default setting.
  • Page 43 Monitor Specifications for the horizontal and vertical frequency ranges addressable by this monitor. Recommended mode is 1280 x 1024 (for E1913S) or 1440 x 900 (for E1913) or 1680 x 1050 (for E2213). You will see the following message before the DDC/CI function is disabled.
  • Page 44 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Activate the computer and wake up the monitor to gain access to the OSD. If you press any button other than the power button the following messages will appear depending on the selected input: file:///K|/Dell/E1913/Dell%20E1913(S)%20E2213%20E-DOC%20Source/en/ug/operate.htm[2012-3-19 16:22:04]...
  • Page 45: Setting The Maximum Resolution

    4. Click OK. If you do not see 1280 x 1024 (for E1913S) or 1440 x 900 (for E1913) or 1680 x 1050 (for E2213) as an option, you may need to update your graphics driver. Depending on your computer, complete one of the following procedures.
  • Page 46: Using The Tilt

    Using the Dell Soundbar The Dell Soundbar is a stereo two channel system, mountable on Dell Flat Panel Displays. The soundbar has an on/off power and rotary volume control to adjust the overall sound system, an LED for power indication and two audio headset jacks...
  • Page 47 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide With the stand assembly, you can tilt the monitor for the most comfortable viewing angle. NOTE: The stand base is detached when the monitor is shipped from the factory. Back to Contents Page file:///K|/Dell/E1913/Dell%20E1913(S)%20E2213%20E-DOC%20Source/en/ug/operate.htm[2012-3-19 16:22:04]...
  • Page 48: Troubleshooting

    1. Turn off both your computer and the monitor. 2. Unplug the video cable from the back of the computer. To ensure a successful Self-Test operation, remove the Analog connector for E1913S. For E1913 and E2213, remove both the Digital (white connector) and the Analog (blue connector) connectors from the back of the computer.
  • Page 49: Built-In Diagnostics

    Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide 4. This box also appears during normal system operation, if the video cable becomes disconnected or damaged. The monitor will enter Power Save Mode after 5 minutes if left at this state. 5. Turn off your monitor and reconnect the video cable; then turn on both your computer and the monitor.
  • Page 50: Common Problems

    Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide To run the built-in diagnostics: 1. Ensure that the screen is clean (no dust particles on the surface of the screen). 2. Unplug the video cable(s) from the back of the computer or monitor. The monitor then goes into the self-test mode.
  • Page 51 LCD screen has spots Cycle power on-off. Pixel that is permanently off is a natural defect that can occur in LCD technology. For more information on Dell Monitor Quality and Pixel Policy, see Dell Support site at: support.dell.com. Stuck-on Pixels LCD screen has bright spots Cycle power on-off.
  • Page 52: Product Specific Problems

    Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide self-test mode. Missing Color Picture missing color Perform monitor self-test feature check. Ensure that the video cable connecting the monitor to the computer is connected properly and is secure. Check for bent or broken pins in the video cable connector.
  • Page 53 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Clean and reseat the audio line-in plug. Test the Soundbar using another audio source (For example: portable CD player, MP3 player). Distorted Sound Computer's sound card is used Clear any obstructions between the Soundbar and the user.
  • Page 54: Fcc Notices (U.s. Only) And Other Regulatory Information

    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. To contact Dell for sales, technical support, or customer service issues: Visit support.dell.com.
  • Page 55 Dell E1913S/E1913/E2213 Monitor User's Guide Click Contact Us on the left side of the page. Select the appropriate service or support link based on your need. Choose the method of contacting Dell that is convenient for you. Back to Contents Page file:///K|/Dell/E1913/Dell%20E1913(S)%20E2213%20E-DOC%20Source/en/ug/appendx.htm[2012-3-19 16:22:09]...

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