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Hitachi CML152XW User Manual

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  • Page 2: Limited Warranty For Usa Customers Only

    1/31/01 or 36 months for both panel and backlight if purchased after 1/31/01. In the event of a defect during this 12 month, 36 month or 60 month period, Hitachi America, Ltd. will, at its option, repair or replace the monitor at no charge except as set forth below.
  • Page 3: For Canadian Customers Only Warranty Policy

  • Page 4 Company is authorized to change, modify, or extend its terms in any manner whatsoever. Hitachi Canada Inc. shall not be responsible for any damages or loss of any kind attributed to the product rendered defective during usage, or attributed to incompatibility problems of any linked equipment including software.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Colour/Color Monitor CML152XW Congratulations on your selection of the HITACHI Colour/Color Monitor. Read the instructions inside carefully, and keep this user manual for future reference. NOTE: * The information in this manual is subject to change without notice. manufacturer assumes no responsibility for any errors that may appear in this manual.
  • Page 7: Using This Display Safely

    Using this Display Safely Common Safety Precautions Please read carefully and make sure you fully understand the following safety precautions: Operations should be done according to instructions and procedures described in this manual. Make sure to heed all warnings displayed on the device and manual. Neglecting to do so may result in fire or damage the device.
  • Page 8: Warning

    Warning Abnormal heat, smoke, sounds or smells. If anything abnormal should happen, turn OFF the power and unplug the power cord. Continued use in this condition may lea around the cord should be clear to allow the cord to be easily unplugged. Repair, Modification, Disassembly DO NOT attempt to repair, modify or disassemble the product.
  • Page 9 Handling of the power cord Use the power cord supplied with the product and be careful of the following during use. If handled improperly, the cord may be damaged resulting in electrical shock or fire. Never place objects on it. DO NOT pull DO NOT apply pressure DO NOT fold...
  • Page 10 Handling the AC adapter DO NOT wet or handle with wet hands. This may result in electrical shock. DO NOT use with devices other than this display. This may result in shock, fire, or damage to the device. DO NOT use or place in areas where heat accumulates. This may result in fire. Multi-Tap Usage TO not attach multiple extension plugs into one outlet.
  • Page 11: Caution

    CAUTION Contact with Metal and Other Edges When moving the computer be careful when coming in contact with the plastic and metal edges. It is possible to be injured. Use in Unstable Places DO NOT place on sloping or narrow areas that are unstable. The device may drop or fall and cause injury.
  • Page 12 Electronic Interference If used in the vicinity of other electronic devices, they may interfere with each other’s performances. Especially for devices such as radios and televisions, noise may enter their sound reception. If this should happen, try the following: Place in a location as far away from radios and televisions as possible. Change the facing of the antenna on the radio or television.
  • Page 13: Fcc Statement Warning

    FCC Statement Warning WARNING : 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. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
  • Page 14: For The Customers In The Uk

    For the Customers in the UK THIS PRODUCT IS SUPPLIED WITH A TWO PIN MAINS PLUG FOR USE IN MAINLAND EUROPE. FOR THE UK PLEASE REFER TO THE NOTES ON THIS PAGE. IMPORTANT FOR UNITED KINGDOM WORDING FOR CLASS I EQUIPMENT INSTRUCTION BOOKS AND LABELS The mains lead on this equipment is supplied with a moulded plug incorporating a fuse, the value of which is indicated on the pin face of the plug.
  • Page 15: Chapter 1 Installation

    Chapter 1 Installation Unpacking 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 the 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 16: Cable Installation

    Cable Installation Please follow these instructions to install the cables. Remove the back panel Remove the rear support panel 1-2) Place the signal cable, the DC power cable and the audio cable into correct grooves (See Fig. 1-3). from the rear of the monitor. (See Fig. 1-2) from the swivel base support column.
  • Page 17: Connecting The Display To Your Computer

    Connecting the Display to your Computer Power off your computer. Connect one end of the signal cable to the LCD Monitor's VGA port. (See Fig. 1-4) Connect the other end of the signal cable to the VGA port on the PC. Make sure both connections are secure.
  • Page 18: Connecting The Ac Power

    Connecting the AC Power Connect the power cord to the AC adapter. (See Fig. 1-5) Connect the AC adapter's DC output connector to the DC Power Jack of the monitor. Connect the power cord to an AC power source WARNING Please install a "Surge Protector"...
  • Page 19: Connecting The Audio Cable

    Connecting the Audio Cable Connect the audio cable to the " LINE OUT " jack on your PC's audio card DVD Rom or to the front panel's “AUDIO OUT” jack of your CD ROM drive. (See Fig. 1- Connect the other end of the audio cable to the LCD Monitor's " LINE IN " jack. Setting Up the LCD Monitor Make sure the AC Adapter is connected to the LCD Monitor.
  • Page 20: Chapter 2 Display Controls

    Chapter 2 Display Controls User Controls A brief description and the location of all LCD Monitor function controls and indicators: Stereo Speakers Speaker Volume Control DC Power Switch DC Power-On Indicator Function Select Buttons Adjustment Control Buttons External Headphone Jack Figure 2-1 PC Audio Stereo output.
  • Page 21: Adjusting The Monitor's Display

    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 below: Continue pressing the Function Selection Control buttons to scroll through the entire menu items.
  • Page 22: Function Description

    Function Description Brightness 256 scales of brightness are available to choose from 0 to 255. This function increases or decreases the brightness of the image. Contrast 256 scales of contrast are available to choose from 0 to 255. This function increases or decreases the difference between the dark and light colors.
  • Page 23 Clock This function carries a frequency tracking feature that offers the user to have better stability and clarity. Increasing Clock value can be up to +64 scales. The number of decreasing Clock (minus) is depending on the input timing. Auto Adjustment This function will adjust the display size automatically to fit full screen.
  • Page 24 Icon Function CIE coordinated Colour Temperature 9300 of 9300 K CIE coordinated Colour Temperature 6500 of 6500 K Three colours (Red, Green, Blue) can User be adjusted from the OSD menu Recall The recall function will return all adjusted parameters to factory preset values. Language Five OSD language options are available: English, German, French, Spanish, and Italian.
  • Page 25: Chapter 3 Technical Information

    Chapter 3 Technical Information Specifications LCD Panel Size Display Type Resolution Display Dot Display Area (mm) Display Colour Brightness Contrast Ratio Response Time Lamp Voltage Lamp Current Viewing Angle Display Colours Video Input Signal Input Impedance Polarity Amplitude Multi-mode Supported Control Power Brightness...
  • Page 26: Power Management

    Power Management Mode Power Consumption* Standby Suspend DC Power Off Disconnected * Meeting VESA DPMS requirements measured from AC Input end of AC adapter. * The status of standby, suspend and Off don't include the power consumption of the audio components. Sync Input Signal Polarity...
  • Page 27: Size And Weight

    Power Supply (AC Adapter) Input Voltage Input Current Size and Weight Dimensions Net Weight Gross Weight Pin Assignment Single phase, 100 ~ 240VAC, 50 / 60 Hz 1.5 A maximum 380(W) x 387(H) x 178(D) mm 5.0 kg 7.0 kg Signal Description Green...
  • Page 28: Standard Timing Table

    Standard Timing Table If the selected timing is NOT included in table below, this LCD monitor will use the most suitable available timing. H. Freq. Resolution (KHz) 640 x 350 31.469 640 x 400 24.830 640 x 400 31.469 640 x 480 31.469 640 x 480 37.861...
  • Page 29: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting This LCD Monitor has pre-adjusted using factory standard VGA timings. Due to the output timing differences among various VGA cards in the market, users may initially experience an unstable or unclear display whenever a new display mode or new VGA card is selected.
  • Page 30 PROBLEM There is no picture on LCD Monitor If you have chosen an output timing that is outside of the LCD Monitor’s synchronous range (Horizontal: 24 ~ 61 KHz and Vertical: 56 ~ 75 Hz), the OSD will display an “Out of Range”...