Color Monitor P275 English Operating Instructions...
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Precautions Installation Do not install the monitor in the following places: • on surfaces (rugs, blankets, etc.) or near materials (curtains, draperies, etc.) that may block the ventilation holes • near heat sources such as radiators or air ducts, or in a place subject to direct sunlight •...
Identifying parts and controls See the pages in parentheses for further details. Front (input) switch (page 6) This switch selects 1 (video input connector 1: 1 (video input connector 2: 2 2 6m(contrast/down) and M (brightness/up) buttons (pages 6 – 14) These buttons are used to display the CONTRAST/BRIGHT menu and to highlight the desired menu item.
Step 2: Connect the power cord With the monitor and computer turned off, first connect the proper power cord for your local supply to the monitor, then connect it to a properly grounded power outlet. to AC input to a power outlet power cord Step 3: Turn on the monitor and computer...
Selecting the input signal You can connect two computers to this monitor using the video input connectors. To select one of the two computers, use the (input) switch. Slide the (input) switch. The selected video input connector appears on the screen for 3 seconds.
x x x x Selecting the on-screen menu language (LANGUAGE) English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Swedish, Russian, and Japanese versions of the on-screen menus are available. Press the button. Press the m/M buttons to highlight press the button. OPT ON Press the m/M buttons to highlight and press the button.
OPTION (page 14) OPT ON Adjusts the monitor’s options. The options include: • locking the controls • changing the on-screen menu’s language • changing the on-screen menu position • changing the picture’s color temperature setting mode 0 RESET (page 14) RESET Resets the adjustments.
Adjusting the centering of the picture (SIZE/CENTER) This setting is stored in memory for the current input signal. Press the button. The menu appears on the screen. Press the m/M buttons to highlight and press the button. The SIZE/CENTER menu appears on the screen. Press the m/M buttons to select adjustment, or for vertical adjustment.
Adjusting the shape of the picture (GEOMETRY) The GEOMETRY settings allow you to adjust the rotation and shape of the picture. (rotation) setting is stored in memory for all input signals. All other settings are stored in memory for the current input signal.
Adjusting the picture quality (SCREEN) The SCREEN settings allow you to degauss (demagnetize) the monitor manually and adjust the picture quality by controlling the moire and landing. • If the color is not uniform or the picture is fuzzy, degauss the monitor (DEGAUSS).
Adjusting the color of the picture (COLOR) The COLOR settings allow you to adjust the picture’s color temperature by changing the color level of the white color field. Colors appear reddish if the temperature is low, and bluish if the temperature is high.
x x x x EXPERT mode You can make additional adjustments to the color in greater detail by selecting the EXPERT mode. Press the button. The menu appears on the screen. Press the m/M buttons to highlight press the button. : EXPERT COLOR 1 6 0 0 x 1 2 0 0 / 8 5 H z...
Additional settings (OPTION) You can lock the controls, change the on-screen language, change the menu position, and set the COLOR mode. Press the button. The menu appears on the screen. Press the m/M buttons to highlight OPTION and press the button.
Technical Features Preset and user modes When the monitor receives an input signal, it automatically matches the signal to one of the factory preset modes stored in the monitor’s memory to provide a high quality picture at the center of the screen. (See page 20 for a list of the factory preset modes.) For input signals that do not match one of the factory preset modes, the digital Multiscan technology of this monitor ensures that a clear picture appears on the screen for any timing in the...
MODEL : IBM P275 SER NO : 12-34567 MANUFACTURED : 2001-05 If the problem persists, call your authorized technical support and give the following information. • Model name: IBM P275 • Serial number • Name and specifications of your computer and graphics board.
Trouble symptoms and remedies If the problem is caused by the connected computer or other equipment, please refer to the connected equipment’s instruction manual. Use the self-diagnosis function (page 19) if the following recommendations do not resolve the problem. Symptom No picture If the ! (power) indicator is not lit If the NO SIGNAL message appears...
Symptom Picture is ghosting Picture is not centered or sized properly Edges of the image are curved Wavy or elliptical pattern (moire) is visible Color is not uniform White does not look white Letters and lines show red or blue shadows at the edges Monitor buttons do not operate appears on the screen)
Self-diagnosis function This monitor is equipped with a self-diagnosis function. If there is a problem with your monitor or computer(s), the screen will go blank and the ! (power) indicator will either light up green or flash orange. If the ! (power) indicator is lit in orange, the computer is in power saving mode.
x x x x Preset mode timing table No. Resolution Horizontal Vertical (dots × lines) Frequency Frequency 640 × 480 31.5 kHz 60 Hz 640 × 480 43.3 kHz 85 Hz 720 × 400 31.5 kHz 70 Hz 720 × 400 37.9 kHz 85 Hz 800 ×...
Service Information The following parts are for use by IBM service, or IBM authorized dealers, to support customer warranty. Parts are for service use only. Monitor Information Part No. M/T-Model Description 22P6428 6652-T3N P275 Monitor - NH (Pearl White) 22P6429...