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Portable Projector
M350X/M300X/M260X/M230X/
M300W/M260W
User's Manual
The M350X and M230X are not distributed in North America.
Model No.
NP-M350X, NP-M300X, NP-M260X, NP-M230X, NP-M300W, NP-
M260W
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  • Page 1 Portable Projector M350X/M300X/M260X/M230X/ M300W/M260W User’s Manual The M350X and M230X are not distributed in North America. Model No. NP-M350X, NP-M300X, NP-M260X, NP-M230X, NP-M300W, NP- M260W Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 2 (3) Great care has been taken in the preparation of this user’s manual; however, should you notice any questionable points, errors or omissions, please contact us. (4) Notwithstanding article (3), NEC will not be responsible for any claims on loss of profit or other matters deemed to result from using the Projector.
  • Page 3: Important Information

    Important Information Safety Cautions Precautions Please read this manual carefully before using your NEC M350X/M300X/M260X/M230X/M300W/M260W projector and keep the manual handy for future reference. CAUTION To turn off main power, be sure to remove the plug from power outlet. The power outlet socket should be installed as near to the equipment as possible, and should be easily accessible.
  • Page 4: Important Safeguards

    The Federal Communications Commission does not allow any modifications or changes to the unit EXCEPT those specified by NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc. in this manual. Failure to comply with this government regu- lation could void your right to operate this equipment. 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.
  • Page 5 • Keep any items such as magnifying glass out of the light path of the projector. The light being projected from the lens is extensive, therefore any kind of abnormal objects that can redirect light coming out of the lens, can cause unpredictable outcome such as fire or injury to the eyes. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 6 Ensure that you have the batteries’ polarity (+/−) aligned correctly. • Do not use new and old batteries together, or use different types of batteries together. • Dispose of used batteries according to your local regulations. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 7: Lamp Replacement

    This device is not intended for use in the direct field of view at visual display workplaces. To avoid incommoding reflec- tions at visual display workplaces this device must not be placed in the direct field of view. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 8: Table Of Contents

    1 Turning off the Image and Sound ................25  Freezing a Picture ....................... 25  Enlarging a Picture ...................... 25  Changing Eco Mode/Checking Energy-Saving Effect ..........26 Using Eco Mode [ECO MODE] ................26 Checking Energy-Saving Effect [CARBON METER] ..........27 Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 9  Menu Descriptions & Functions [INFO.] ..............88 [USAGE TIME] ....................... 88 [SOURCE]......................89 [WIRED LAN] ......................89 [WIRELESS LAN] ....................89 [VERSION] ......................90 [OTHERS] ......................90  Menu Descriptions & Functions [RESET] ..............91 Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 10  Pin Assignments of D-Sub COMPUTER Input Connector ........120  Compatible Input Signal List ..................121  PC Control Codes and Cable Connection ..............122  Troubleshooting Check List ..................123  TravelCare Guide ....................... 125  TCO Certification ....................... 125 viii Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 11: Introduction

    7N8N0981) (For Other countries than North (7N951512) America: 7N8N0981 and 7N8N0992) • Quick Setup Guide (7N8N1001)/(7N8N1011) Unless otherwise described in the user’s manual, the drawings for the projector cabinet show examples of the M350X. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 12: Introduction To The Projector

    Mode (ECO Mode OFF)). The two-layer, large filters require no regular cleaning. Filter replacement is requred only when lamp replacement is done. *3 M350X/M300W: 5000 hours (up to 4000 hours in NORMAL Mode (ECO MODE OFF)) • HDMI input port provides digital signal The HDMI input provides HDCP compatible digital signals.
  • Page 13: About This User's Manual

    An RJ-45 connector is standard. An optional USB Wireless LAN Unit is required for wireless LAN connection. • Software programs (User Supportware) contained in the supplied CD-ROM The supplied NEC Projector includes four programs: Virtual Remote Tool, Image Express Utility Lite, PC Control Utility Pro 4, and Viewer PPT Converter 3.0. •...
  • Page 14: Part Names Of The Projector

    Ventilation (inlet) / Filter Cover Heated air is exhausted from here. (→ page 106, 112) Lens Cover Adjustable Tilt Foot Lever (→ page 18) Remote Sensor (→ page 9) Adjustable Tilt Foot (→ page 18) Lens Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 15: Rear

    2 hours, it will turn off automatically. • Do not pull the lens cover with excessive force or apply strong pressure in either the up or down direction. Doing so can cause damage to the lens cover sliding mechanism! Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 16: Top Features

    7. AUTO ADJ. Button (→ page 22) 8. MENU Button (→ page 63) 9.  / Volume Buttons  / Keystone Buttons  (→ page 20, 22) 10. ENTER Button (→ page 63) 11. EXIT Button (→ page 63) Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 17: Terminal Panel Features

    Use this port to connect a PC or control system. This enables you to control the projector using serial commu- nication protocol. If you are writing your own program, typical PC control codes are on page 122. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 18: Part Names Of The Remote Control

    (→ page 16) 32. HELP Button 10. HDMI Button (→ page 16) (→ page 88) * The PAGE /, , MOUSE L-CLICK and MOUSE R-CLICK buttons work only when a USB cable is connected with your computer.. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 19: Battery Installation

    • The projector will not respond if there are objects between the remote control and the sensor, or if strong light falls on the sensor. Weak batteries will also prevent the remote control from properly operating the projector. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 20: Download Service

    • Image Express Utility Lite does not support "Meeting Mode" in Image Express Utility 2.0 included with our other models. Download service For the update information about these software programs, visit our website: URL: http://www.nec-display.com/dl/en/index.html Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 21: Operating Environment

    1024 dots × 768 lines - 1280 dots × 800 lines recommended (M300W/ M260W) Screen Colors High Color (15 bits, 16 bits) True Color (24 bits, 32 bits) (recommended) • 256 or fewer colors are not supported. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 22: Projecting An Image (Basic Operation)

    - Optimizing a computer signal automatically (→ page 22) - Turning up or down volume (→ page 22) Step 6 • Making a presentation Step 7 • Turning off the projector (→ page 23) Step 8 • After use (→ page 24) Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 23: Connecting Your Computer/Connecting The Power Cord

    Parts of the projector may become temporarily heated if the projector is turned off with the POWER button or if the C power supply is disconnected during normal projector operation. Use caution when picking up the projector. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 24: Turning On The Projector

    NOTE: When no input signal is present, the no-signal guidance is displayed (factory menu setting). Steady orange light Blinking blue light Steady blue light (→ page 114) Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 25: Note On Startup Screen (Menu Language Select Screen)

    • If you turn on the projector immediately after the lamp is turned off or when the temperature is high, the fans run without display- ing an image for some time and then the projector will display the image. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 26: Selecting A Source

    COMPUTER 1 IN input will power on the projector and simultaneously project the computer’s image. ([AUTO POWER ON(COMP1)] → page 84) • On Windows 7, a combination of the Windows and P keys allows you to set up external display easily and quickly. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 27: Adjusting The Picture Size And Position

    [Focus ring] (→ page 19) Adjusting the keystone correction [KEYSTONE]* (→ page 20) Automatic Keystone Correction function is turned on at the time of shipment. To perform keystone correction manually, see “6. Correcting Keystone Distortion Manually” on page 20. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 28: Adjust The Tilt Foot

    NOTE: • Do not extend the rear foot beyond its height limit (0.5 inch/12 mm). Doing so may cause the rear foot to come out of the projector. Rear foot Down Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 29: Zoom

    2. Projecting an Image (Basic Operation) Zoom Use the ZOOM lever to adjust the image size on the screen. Zoom Lever Focus Use the FOCUS ring to obtain the best focus. Focus Ring Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 30: Correcting Keystone Distortion Manually

    From the menu, select [SETUP] → [GENERAL] → [KEYSTONE]. The changes can be saved with [KEYSTONE SAVE]. (→ page • Keystone control is not available with the  or  button when VIEWER is used. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 31: Adjusting With The Remote Control

    The Keystone bar will be displayed. 2. Use the  or  button to correct the keystone distortion. Adjust so that the right and left sides are parallel. 3. Press the EXIT button. The Keystone bar will be closed. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 32: Optimizing Computer Signal Automatically

    • Volume control is not available with the  or  button when VIEWER is used. TIP: The [BEEP] sound volume cannot be adjusted. To turn off the [BEEP] sound, from the menu, select [SETUP] → [OPTIONS (1)] → [BEEP] → [OFF]. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 33: Turning Off The Projector

    • You cannot turn off the power for 60 seconds immediately after turning it on and displaying an image. • Do not disconnect the AC power supply to the projector within 10 seconds of making adjustment or setting changes and closing the menu. Doing so can cause loss of adjustments and settings. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 34: After Use

    NOTE: When placing the projector in the soft case, retract the tilt foot and the rear feet. Failure to do so may case damage to the projector. CAUTION: Use caution when putting the projector in the soft case immediately after the projector has been operating. The projector cabinet is hot. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 35: Convenient Features

    NOTE: The maximum magnification may be less than four times depending on the signal. To do so: 1. Press the D-ZOOM (+) button to magnify the picture. To move the magnified image, use the ,, or  button. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 36: Changing Eco Mode/Checking Energy-Saving Effect

    NOTE: A bright gradation may be less visible depending on the image. [ECO1] Low lamp power consumption (approx. 75% Bright- ness on M350X/M300W and approx. 80% Brightness on M300X/M260X/M230X/M260W). [ECO2] (M300X Lower lamp power consumption than [ECO1] mode and M260X only) (approx.
  • Page 37: Checking Energy-Saving Effect [Carbon Meter]

    • The [TOTAL CARBON SAVINGS] is calculated based on savings recorded in 15 minutes intervals. • This formula will not apply to the power consumption which is not affected by whether [ECO MODE] is turned on or off. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 38: Preventing The Unauthorized Use Of The Projector [Security]

    The [SECURITY KEYWORD] screen will be displayed. 6. Type in a combination of the four  buttons and press the ENTER button. NOTE: A keyword must be 4 to 10 digits in length. The [CONFIRM KEYWORD] screen will be displayed. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 39 3. Type in the correct keyword and press the ENTER button. The projector will display an image. NOTE: The security disable mode is maintained until the main power is turned off or unplugging the power cord. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 40 NOTE: If you forget your keyword, contact your dealer. Your dealer will provide you with your keyword in exchange for your request code. Your request code is displayed in the Keyword Confirmation screen. In this example [NB52-YGK8-2VD6-K585-JNE6-EYA8] is a request code. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 41: Using The Computer Cable (Vga) To Operate The Projector (Virtual Remote Tool)

     Using the Computer Cable (VGA) to Operate the Pro- jector (Virtual Remote Tool) Using the utility software “Virtual Remote Tool” included on the companion NEC Projector CD-ROM, Virtual Remote screen (or toolbar) can be displayed on your computer screen.
  • Page 42 • Exit all running programs before installing Virtual Remote Tool. If another program is running, the installation may not be com- pleted. 1 Insert the accompanying NEC Projector CD-ROM into your CD-ROM drive. The menu window will be displayed. TIP: If the menu window will not be displayed, try the following procedure.
  • Page 43 4 If you agree, click “I accept the terms in the license agreement” and then click “Next”. • Follow the instructions on the installer screens to complete the installation. • When the installation is complete, you will return to the menu window. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 44 Supplied computer cable (VGA) COMPUTER 1 IN AC Input → To wall outlet Power cord (supplied) TIP: • When Virtual Remote Tool starts for the first time, “Easy Setup” window will be displayed to navigate your connections. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 45 Windows Desktop. Start from the Start menu • Click [Start] → [All Programs] or [Programs] → [NEC Projector User Supportware] → [Virtual Remote Tool] → [Virtual Remote Tool]. When Virtual Remote Tool starts for the first time, “Easy Setup” window will be displayed.
  • Page 46 The Help screen will be displayed. • Displaying the help file using the Start Menu. 1. Click “Start”.“All programs” or “Programs”.“NEC Projector User Supportware”.“Virtual Remote Tool”. and then “Virtual Remote Tool Help” in this order. The Help screen will be displayed.
  • Page 47: Operating Your Computer's Mouse Functions From The Projector's Remote Control Via The Usb Cable (Remote Mouse Function)

    Close the menu and perform the mouse operation. TIP: You can change the Pointer speed on the Mouse Properties dialog box on the Windows. For more information, see the user documentation or online help supplied with your computer. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 48: (Usb Display)

    • To make USB DISPLAY available on Windows XP, the Windows user account must have “Administrator” privilege. • USB Display uses functions of Image Express Utility Lite contained on NEC Projector CD-ROM (→ page 49). Starting USB Display, however, will not install Image Express Utility Lite on your computer. This is because USB Display executes the projector's program only.
  • Page 49 * The HTTP Server cannot be selected when a USB cable is connected� (Exit) ���������� Exit Image Express Utility Lite� You can also turn off the projector at the same time� (Help) ����������� Displays the help of Image Express Utility Lite� Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 50: Controlling The Projector By Using An Http Browser

    • Start the Web browser on the computer via the network connected to the projector and enter the following URL : http://<the projector’s IP address> /index.html • Use Image Express Utility Lite contained on the supplied NEC Projector CD-ROM. TIP: The factory setting IP address is [DHCP ON]. NOTE: •...
  • Page 51: Handling Of The Address For Operation Via A Browser

    IP address of the projector has been set in the “HOSTS” file of the computer being used. Example 1: When the host name of the projector has been set to “pj.nec.co.jp”, access is gained to the network setting by specifying http://pj.nec.co.jp/index.html...
  • Page 52 FILTER HOURS USED ���������Displays how many hours the filter has been used� ERROR STATUS ������������������Displays the status of errors occurring within the projector� LOG OFF: Logging off your projector and returning to the authentication screen (LOGON screen). Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 53: Network Settings

    Enter an identifier (SSID) for wireless LAN. Communication can be done only with equipment whose SSID matches SSID for your wireless LAN. SITE SURVEY Displays a list of available SSIDs for wireless LAN on site. Select an SSID which you can access. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 54 Enter the hostname of the network connected to the projector. A host name must be 15 or less. DOMAIN NAME Enter the domain name of the network connected to the projector. A domain name must be 60 characters or less. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 55 Setting of PJLink will not be affected even when [RESET] is done from the menu. • INFORMATION WIRED LAN Display a list of settings of wired LAN connection. WIRELESS LAN Display a list of settings of wireless LAN connection. UPDATE Reflect settings when they are changed. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 56: Controlling The Projector Over A Lan (Pc Control Utility Pro 4)

    3. Convenient Features  Controlling the Projector over a LAN (PC Control Utility Pro 4) Using the utility software “PC Control Utility Pro 4” included on the companion NEC Projector CD-ROM, the projector can be controlled from a computer over a LAN.
  • Page 57 • Uninstalling PC Control Utility Pro 4 To uninstall PC Control Utility Pro 4, do the same procedures stated as in “Uninstalling Virtual Remote Tool”. Read “Virtual Remote Tool” as “PC Control Utility Pro 4” (→ page 34) Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 58 Wireless LAN (Optional: NP02LM series)” (→ page 103) and “9. Controlling the Projector by Using an HTTP Browser” (→ page 40) Step 3: Start PC Control Utility Pro 4 Click “Start” → “All programs” or “Programs” → “NEC Projector User Supportware” → “PC Control Utility Pro 4” → “PC Control Utility Pro 4”. NOTE: •...
  • Page 59: Projecting Your Computer's Screen Image From The Projector Over A Lan

    LAN (Image Express Utility Lite) Using Image Express Utility Lite contained on the supplied NEC Projector CD-ROM allows you to send the computer’s screen image to the projector over a USB cable or a wired or wireless LAN.
  • Page 60 HTTP Browser” (→ page 40) Step 3: Start Image Express Utility Lite. 1. On Windows, click “Start” → “All programs” → “NEC Projector UserSupportware” → “Image Express Utility Lite” → “Image Express Utility Lite”. Image Express Utility Lite will start.
  • Page 61 When connecting with the projector is establised, you can operate the control window to control the projector. (→ page 39) NOTE: • When [POWER-SAVING] is selected for [STANDBY MODE] from the menu, the projector that is turned off will not be displayed in the select window for destination Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 62: Using The Viewer

    • The order of displaying images can be set by name, date or size. Ascending or descending order can be se- lected. • Images can be rotated by 90 degrees during playback. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 63 • If a single folder contains too many files, switching images will take time. To shorten switching time, reduce the number of images contained in a single folder. TIP: Exchangeable image file format (Exif) is a standard image file format used by digital cameras with the addition of specific shooting data. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 64: ❷ Projecting Images Stored In A Usb Memory Device

    • Do not remove the USB memory from the projector while it’s LED flashes. Doing so may corrupt the data. 3. Press the SOURCE button on the projector cabinet. The Viewer start screen will be displayed. • Press the VIEWER button on the remote control. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 65 • Another way to display the thumbnail screen is to press the ENTER button. • To close the toolbar, press the MENU button to return to the SOURCE list, and press the MENU button again to close the SOURCE list. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 66: Exiting The Viewer

    The on-screen menu will be displayed. 3. Select a source other than [VIEWER] and press the ENTER button. The Viewer will be exited. TIP: To exit the Viewer using the remote control, select a source other than [VIEWER]. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 67 • The maximum number of image files or folders within one page is different depending on the model. M350X, M300X, M260X, and M230X are 5 by 4 M300W and M260W are 6 by 4 The cursor is used to select (highlight) the folder or image file by using ▲▼◀▶ but- (4) Cursor ton.
  • Page 68: Using The Toolbar

    Closes the menu and displays the slide screen. (4) Order Displays the icons alphabetically by name. (number before alphabet) Displays the icons in descending order of file size. Displays the icons in the order of creation date Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 69 • A picture icon at the center of the screen shows that the file cannot be displayed in the slide screen or thumbnail screen. • Slide toolbar setting for rotation will be cancelled if the folder is moved from one place to another. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 70: Converting Powerpoint Files To Slides (Viewer Ppt Converter 3.0)

     Converting PowerPoint files to Slides (Viewer PPT Converter 3.0) Using Viewer PPT Converter 3.0 contained on the supplied NEC Projector CD-ROM allows you to convert Power- Point files into JPEG files. Converted JPEG files can be saved to a USB memory. When the USB memory inserted into the projector, these JPEG files can be displayed with the viewer function of the projector without connecting a computer.
  • Page 71 When Viewer PPT Converter 3.0 has been installed, once start Viewer PPT Converter 3.0 once with the privilege used for installation. Then exit from Viewer PPT Converter 3.0 without doing anything. • Starting Click Window’s [Start] → [All Programs] → [NEC Projector User Supportware] → [Viewer PPT Converter 3.0] → [Viewer PPT Converter 3.0], in that order. NOTE: When installing Viewer PPT Converter 3.0 onto a personal computer that has PowerPoint installed, Viewer PPT Converter 3.0 is...
  • Page 72 Converting PowerPoint files and saving them to a USB memory 1. Insert the USB memory into the USB port of the computer. 2. On Windows, click “Start” → “All programs” → “NEC Projector UserSupportware” → “Viewer PPT Converter 3.0” → “Viewer PPT Converter 3.0”.
  • Page 73: Using On-Screen Menu

    NOTE: When a menu or message is displayed, several lines of information may be lost, depending on the signal or settings. 8. Press the MENU button to close the menu. To return to the previous menu, press the EXIT button. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 74: Menu Elements

    Thermometer symbol ���������Indicates the [ECO MODE] is forcibly set to [ON] mode because the internal temperature is too high� High Altitude symbol ����������Indicates the [FAN MODE] is set to [HIGH ALTITUDE] mode� Wireless symbol �����������������Indicate the wireless LAN connection is enabled� Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 75: List Of Menu Items

    RESET CLOCK PHASE HORIZONTAL VERTICAL IMAGE OVERSCAN 0[%], 5[%], 10[%] OPTIONS M350X/M300X/M260X/M230X: AUTO, 4:3, 16:9, 15:9, 16:10, WIDE ZOOM, NATIVE ASPECT RATIO M300W/M260W: AUTO, 4:3, 16:9, 15:9, 16:10, LETTERBOX, NATIVE POSITION (Not available on M300W/M260W) AUTO KEYSTONE OFF, ON KEYSTONE...
  • Page 76 OTHERS LAN UNIT TYPE CONTROL ID (when [CONTROL ID] is set) CURRENT SIGNAL ALL DATA RESET CLEAR LAMP HOURS CLEAR FILTER HOURS The asterisk (*) indicates that the default setting varies depending on the signal. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 77: Menu Descriptions & Functions [Source]

    Selects a signal from the LAN port (RJ-45) or the installed USB wireless LAN unit (optional). USB DISPLAY Selects the computer connected to the USB(PC) port (type B) by using a commercially available USB cable. (→ page 38) Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 78: Detail Settings

    • DICOM stands for Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine. It is a standard developed by the American College of Radiol- ogy (ACR) and the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA). The standard specifies how digital image data can be moved from system to system. [DETAIL SETTINGS] Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 79 This allows you to adjust the white balance. Contrast for each color (RGB) to adjust the white level of the screen; Brightness for each color (RGB) is used to adjust the black level of the screen. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 80 The settings and adjustments for [PICTURE] will be returned to the factory settings with the exception of the following; Preset numbers and [REFERENCE] within the [PRESET] screen. The settings and adjustments under [DETAIL SETTINGS] within the [PRESET] screen that are not currently selected will not be reset. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 81: [Image Options]

    PHASE ������������������� Use this item to adjust the clock phase or to reduce video noise, dot interference or cross talk� (This is evident when part of your image appears to be shimmering�) Use [PHASE] only after the [CLOCK] is complete� NOTE: The [CLOCK] and [PHASE] items are available for RGB signals only. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 82 • The [0[%]] cannot be selected when VIDEO and S-VIDEO signals are used. • The [OVERSCAN] item is not available: • when [NATIVE] is selected for [ASPECT RATIO]. • when [VIEWER], [NETWORK], or [USB DISPLAY] is selected for [SOURCE] Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 83 [Example 1] When the incoming sig- nal with the resolution of 800 × 600 is displayed on the M350X/M300X/ M260X/M230X: [Example 2] When the incoming sig- nal with the resolution of 800 × 600 is...
  • Page 84 When [16:9], [15:9], or [16:10] is selected in [ASPECT RATIO], the image is displayed with black borders on the top and bottom. You can adjust the vertical position from the top to the bottom of the black area. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 85: Menu Descriptions & Functions [Setup]

    NOTE: When [AUTO KEYSTONE] is set to [ON], [KEYSTONE SAVE] is not available. Next time you turn on the power, the AUTO KEYSTONE function will work and the data stored with [KEYSTONE SAVE] will be invalid. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 86 The ECO MODE increases lamp life, while lowering power consumption and cutting down on CO emissions. Four brightness modes of the lamp can be selected: [OFF], [AUTO ECO], [ECO1] and [ECO2] modes. (→ page 26) Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 87: [Menu]

    When no input signal is present, the no-signal guidance prompting you to check for an available input will be displayed at the center of the screen. When the [VIEWER] or [NETWORK] item is selected for [SOURCE], the no-signal guid- ance will not be displayed. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 88 “PLEASE CLEAN FILTER.” (→ page 106) Five options are available: OFF, 100[H], 500[H], 1000[H], 2000[H] The default setting is [OFF]. NOTE: Your setting will not be affected even when [RESET] is done from the menu. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 89: [Installation]

    This feature turns on or off the SECURITY function. Unless the correct keyword is entered, the projector cannot project an image. (→ page 28) NOTE: Your setting will not be affected even when [RESET] is done from the menu. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 90 • The IDs can be cleared in a few days after the batteries are run down or removed. • Accidentally pressing any one of the buttons of the remote control will clear currently specified ID with batteries removed. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 91: [Options(1)]

    • Using the projector at altitudes approximately 5500 feet/1600 meters or higher can shorten the life of optical components such as the lamp. • Your setting will not be affected even when [RESET] is done from the menu. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 92 Selecting [ON] will give priority to a WXGA (1280 × 768) signal in recognizing an input signal. When [WXGA MODE] is set to [ON], an XGA (1024 × 768) signal may not be recognized on M350X/M300X/M260X/ M230X. In this case, select [OFF].
  • Page 93: [Options(2)]

    Enabling Auto Power On [AUTO POWER ON(AC)] Turns the projector on automatically when the power cord is inserted into an active power outlet. This eliminates the need to always use the POWER button on the remote control or projector cabinet. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 94 NETWORK ������������� Displays a signal from LAN port (RJ-45) or the USB Wireless LAN Unit� USB DISPLAY �������� Displays the computer signal from the USB (PC) port every time the projector is turned on� Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 95: Setting Up The Projector For A Wired Lan Connection [Wired Lan]

    Set the default gateway of the network connected to the projector. [AUTO DNS] ON �������������������������� DHCP server will automatically assign IP address of DNS server connected to the projector� OFF ������������������������� Set your IP address of DNS server connected to the projector� Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 96: Setting Up The Projector For A Wireless Lan Connection (With The Optional Usb Wireless Lan Unit Equipped) [Wirless Lan]

    Retry to connect the projector to a network. Try this if you have changed [PROFILE]. NOTE: After selecting [EASY CONNECTION] from [PROFILE], you cannot make settings to [DHCP], [IP ADDRESS], [SUBNET MASK], [GATEWAY], and [AUTO DNS] except [CHANNEL]. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 97 Express Utility Lite and connecting the PC and projector via a wireless LAN. The Image Express Utility Lite is contained on the supplied NEC Projector CD-ROM. To use [EASY CONNECTION], access the HTTP server function to display the web browser (→ page 40) and select [NETWORK SETTINGS] →...
  • Page 98: Menu Descriptions & Functions [Info.]

    * [ECO2] is available on M300X and M260X only. • [TOTAL CARBON SAVINGS] This displays the estimated carbon saving information in kg. The carbon footprint factor in the carbon saving cal- culation is based on the OECD (2008 Edition). (→ page 27) Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 99: [Source]

    [SIGNAL TYPE] [VIDEO TYPE] [SYNC TYPE] [SYNC POLARITY] [SCAN TYPE] [WIRED LAN] [IP ADDRESS] [SUBNET MASK] [GATEWAY] [MAC ADDRESS] [WIRELESS LAN] [IP ADDRESS] [SUBNET MASK] [GATEWAY] [MAC ADDRESS] [SSID] [NETWORK TYPE] [WEP/WPA] [CHANNEL] [SIGNAL LEVEL] Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 100: [Version]

    5. Using On-Screen Menu [VERSION] [FIRMWARE] Version [DATA] Version [OTHERS] [PROJECTOR NAME] [MODEL NO.] [SERIAL NUMBER] [LAN UNIT TYPE] [CONTROL ID] (when [CONTROL ID] is set) Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 101: Menu Descriptions & Functions [Reset]

    The [OFF] item is selected for [FILTER MESSAGE] at the time of shipment. When [OFF] is selected, you do not need to clear the filter usage hour. NOTE: Elapsed time of the filter use will not be affected even when [RESET] is done from the menu. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 102: Installation And Connections

    50.8(W)�38.1(H) / 20(W)�15(H) 2 5 " Lens center TIP: • The distances are indicated by intermediate values between tele and wide. Use as a rule of thumb. • For more details on throw distance, see page 94. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 103 53.8(W)�33.7(H) / 21(W)�13(H) 2 5 " Lens center TIP: • The distances are indicated by intermediate values between tele and wide. Use as a rule of thumb. • For more details on throw distance, see page 94. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 104: Throw Distance And Screen Size

    4523 2827 1166 6107 10181 -247 10�8 6�5 6096 5169 3231 1333 6986 11642 -283 10�8 6�5 6858 5816 3635 1499 7865 13103 -318 10�8 6�5 7620 6462 4039 1666 8744 14564 -353 10�8 6�5 Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 105 Contact your NEC dealer if you need a mirror * Do not attempt to install the projector yourself. system. If you’re using a mirror system and your image is inverted, use the MENU and ...
  • Page 106: Making Connections

    Usually, the combination of the “Fn” key along with one of the 12 function keys gets the external display to come on or off. For example, NEC laptops use Fn + F3, while Dell laptops use Fn + F8 key combinations to toggle through external display selections.
  • Page 107 USB DISPLAY (USB DISPLAY) NOTE: The projector is not compatible with video decoded outputs of the NEC ISS-6020 switcher. NOTE: An image may not be displayed correctly when a Video or S-Video source is played back via a commercially available scan converter.
  • Page 108: Connecting An External Monitor

    You can connect a separate, external monitor to your projector to simultaneously view on a monitor the computer analog image you’re projecting. NOTE: • Daisy chain connection is not possible. • When audio equipment is connected, the projector speaker is disabled. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 109: Connecting Your Dvd Player Or Other Av Equipment

    NOTE: Refer to your VCR owner’s manual for more information about your equipment’s video output requirements. NOTE: An image may not be displayed correctly when a Video or S-Video source is played back in fast-forward or fast-rewind via a scan converter. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 110: Connecting Component Input

    Button on the remote control cabinet COMPUTER 1 IN COMPUTER 1 (COMPUTER 1) COMPUTER 2 IN COMPUTER 2 (COMPUTER 2) NOTE: Refer to your DVD player’s owner’s manual for more information about your DVD player’s video output requirements. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 111: Connecting Hdmi Input

    DVD player’s video level. In the menu select [HDMI SETTINGS] → [VIDEO LEVEL] and make necessary settings. If the HDMI input sound cannot be heard, in the menu select [HDMI SETTINGS] → [AUDIO SELECT] → • [HDMI]. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 112: Connecting To A Wired Lan

    To use a LAN connection, you are required to set the LAN on the projector menu. Select [SETUP] → [WIRED LAN]. (→ page 85). Example of LAN connection Example of wired LAN connection Server LAN cable (not supplied) NOTE: Use a Category 5 or higher LAN cable. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 113: Connecting To A Wireless Lan (Optional: Np02Lm Series)

    • Do not insert other USB devices into the USB Wireless LAN unit port. Do not insert the USB Wireless LAN unit into the USB (PC) port (Type B). Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 114 LAN Unit is working. If the USB Wireless LAN Unit is incorrectly attached, the blue LED will not flash. • Do not press the button on the USB Wireless LAN Unit. The button will not work with this model. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 115 LAN card inserted LAN function To enable direct communication (i.e., peer-to-peer) between personal computers and projectors, you need to select the Ad Hoc mode. Use the HTTP server function to make the settings. (→ page 40) Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 116: Maintenance

    • Whenever you vacuum the filter, use the soft brush attachment to vacuum. This is to avoid damage to the filter. • Do not wash the filter with water. Doing so can result in filter clog- ging. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 117 From the menu, select [RESET] → [CLEAR FILTER HOURS]. (→ page 91) The interval time to clean the filters is set to [OFF] at time of Groove Button shipment. When using the projector as it is, you do not clear the filter usage Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 118: Cleaning The Lens

    NOTE: Do not apply volatile agent such as insecticide on the cabinet, the lens, or the screen. Do not leave a rubber or vinyl product in prolonged contact with it. Otherwise the surface finish will be deteriorated or the coating may be stripped off. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 119: Replacing The Lamp And The Filters

    Do not touch them as the pieces of glass may cause injury. If this happens, contact your NEC dealer for lamp replacement.
  • Page 120 • There is an interlock on this case to prevent the risk of electrical shock. Do not attempt to circumvent this interlock. (2)Remove the lamp housing by holding it. CAUTION: Make sure that the lamp housing is cool enough to before removing it. Interlock Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 121 If this happens, press the HELP button on the remote control for 10 seconds to reset the lamp clock back to zero. When the lamp time clock is reset to zero, the LAMP indicator goes out. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 122 2. Detach the filter cover from the filter unit. The filter cover is fixed at six separate mounting points. Bow the filter cover by pushing it slightly until it releases. Notch Filter cover Filter unit Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 123 3. Clear the lamp usage hours and the filter usage hours. 1. From the menu, select [RESET] → [CLEAR LAMP HOURS] and reset the lamp usage hours. 2. Select [CLEAR FILTER HOURS].and reset the filter usage hours. (→ page 91) Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 124: Appendix

    • Move the projector to a cooler location if the room where you are presenting is particularly too warm. • Clean the ventilation holes if they are clogged with dust. • Wait about 60 minutes until the inside of the projector becomes cool enough. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 125: Common Problems & Solutions

    • Press the AUTO ADJ. button on the projector cabinet or the remote control. (→ page 22) mode • Adjust the computer image manually with [CLOCK]/[PHASE] in [IMAGE OPTIONS] in the menu. (→ page 71) For more information contact your dealer. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 126: If There Is No Picture, Or The Picture Is Not Displayed Correctly

    “Fn” key along with one of the 12 function keys gets the external display to come on or off. For example, NEC laptops use Fn + F3, while Dell laptops use Fn + F8 key combinations to toggle through external display selections.
  • Page 127: Specifications

    Vertical: 50 Hz to 120 Hz (HDMI: 50 Hz to 85 Hz) Sync Compatibility Separate Sync Built-in Speaker 10W (monaural) Power Requirement 100–240V AC, 50/60Hz Input Current 3.4 A/1.5 A 2.8 A/1.2 A 3.4 A/1.5 A 2.8 A/1.2 A Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 128 HDCP community (Digital Content Protection, LLC). *5 An image with higher or lower resolution than the projector’s native resolution (M350X/M300X/M260X/M230X: 1024 × 768 / M300W/M260W: 1280 × 800) will be displayed with Advanced AccuBlend.
  • Page 129: Cabinet Dimensions

    8. Appendix  Cabinet Dimensions Unit: mm (inch) 99 (3.9) 339 (13.4) 100 (3.9) Lens center Lens center 175 (6.9) Holes for ceiling mount 200 (7.9) Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 130: Pin Assignments Of D-Sub Computer Input Connector

    Blue Ground Cb Ground No Connection Sync Signal Ground No Connection Bi-directional DATA (SDA) Horizontal Sync or Composite Sync Vertical Sync Data Clock COMPUTER 1 IN NOTE: Pin Nos. 12 and 15 are required for DDC/CI. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 131: Compatible Input Signal List

    [16:9] for [ASPECT RATIO]. NOTE: • An image with higher or lower resolution than the projector’s native resolution (M350X/M300X/M260X/M230X: 1024 x 768 / M300W/M260W: 1280 x 800) will be displayed with Advanced AccuBlend. • Sync on Green and Composite sync signals are not supported.
  • Page 132: Pc Control Codes And Cable Connection

    NOTE 2: Jumper “Request to Send” and “Clear to Send” together on both ends of the cable to simplify cable connection. NOTE 3: For long cable runs it is recommended to set communication speed within projector menus to 9600 bps. Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 133: Troubleshooting Check List

    Projector is placed near a fluorescent light that can disturb the infrared remote controls� Still unchanged even though you press and hold the EXIT button for a minimum of 10 seconds� Batteries are new and are not reversed in installation� Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...
  • Page 134 Native resolution: Refresh rate: Video adapter: Other: Projector DVD player Video equipment VCR, DVD player, Video camera, Video game or other Signal cable NEC standard or other manufacturer’s cable? Manufacturer: Model number: Length: inch/m Model number: Distribution amplifier Model number: Switcher...
  • Page 135: Travelcare Guide

    8. Appendix  TravelCare Guide TravelCare - a service for international travelers This product is eligible for “TravelCare”, NEC’s unique international warranty and repair service. For more information on TravelCare service, visit our website (in English only). http://www.nec-display.com/dl/en/pj_support/travel_care.html  TCO Certification Some models in this product family are TCO certified.
  • Page 136 © NEC Display Solutions, Ltd. 2010 7N951512 Downloaded From projector-manual.com NEC Manuals...