Benq FP781 User Manual

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Benq FP781

LCD Color Monitor

17.0" (43.18 cm) LCD Panel Size

User's Manual

Benq LCD Color Monitor User's Guide

Copyright

2002. Benq Corporation (formerly Acer Communications & Multimedia Inc.). All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, transmitted, transcribed, stored in a retrieval system or translated into any language or computer language, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, magnetic, optical, chemical, manual or otherwise, without the prior written permission of Benq Corporation.

Disclaimer

Safety

Instructions

Benq Corporation makes no representations or warranties, either expressed or implied, with respect to the contents hereof and specifically disclaims any warranties, merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. Further, Benq Corporation reserves the right to revise this publication and to make changes from time to time in the contents hereof without obligation of Benq Corporation to notify any person of such revision or changes.

1.The AC adapter isolates this equipment from the AC supply.

2.Unplug this product from the wall outlet before cleaning. Do not use liquid or aerosol clean-

ers. Use a soft cloth to clean the monitor housing and a tape to stick dust and fingerprints on the screen panel.

3.Slots and openings on the back or top of the cabinet are provided for ventilation. They must not be blocked or covered. This product should never be placed near or over a radiator or heat register, or in a built-ininstallation unless proper ventilation is provided.

4.This product should be operated from the type of power indicated on the marking label. If you are not sure of the type of power available, consult your dealer or local power company.

5.Never push objects of any kind, or spill liquid of any kind into this product.

6.Do not attempt to service this product yourself, as opening or removing covers may expose you to dangerous voltages or other risks. If any above mentioned misuse or other accident (dropping, mis-operations)occurs, contact qualified service personnel for servicing.

7.The power supply cord serves as a power disconnect device for pluggable equipment. The socket outlet shall be installed near the equipment and shall be easily accessible.

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Benq LCD Color Monitor User's Guide

Unpacking ..........................................................................................................................................

3

Views of the Monitor .....................................................................................................................

4

Front View (1) ..................................................................................................................................

4

Front View (2): Control panel ......................................................................................................

4

Back View (1) ...................................................................................................................................

5

Back View (2): Locations of plugs & sockets ............................................................................

5

Installation .........................................................................................................................................

6

Hardware Installation .....................................................................................................................

6

Software Installation .......................................................................................................................

7

Adjusting the Monitor ..................................................................................................................

37

Hot Key Mode ...............................................................................................................................

37

Main Menu Mode ...........................................................................................................................

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Troubleshooting ............................................................................................................................

45

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) .........................................................................................

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Need More Help? ..........................................................................................................................

46

Supported operating modes .......................................................................................................

47

Specifications ..................................................................................................................................

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Appendix: An Introduction to LCD Technology ...................................................................

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Principles of LCD Technology ....................................................................................................

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The TFT panel ................................................................................................................................

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Important LCD parameters ........................................................................................................

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Display errors ................................................................................................................................

51

Comparison of CRT & LCD monitors .....................................................................................

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Summary ..........................................................................................................................................

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Unpacking

Please check you have the following items. If they are missing or are damaged, please contact the dealer immediately at which you purchased the good.

LCD monitor with signal cable

Quick Start Guide

CD-ROM

Power cord

Power Adaptor

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Views of the Monitor

Front View (1)

Front View (2): Control panel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.

Control key

2.

Earphone jack

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.

Speaker

4.

Microphone

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Back View (1)

Back View (2): Locations of plugs & sockets

1.

D-subconnector

2.

DVI connector

 

 

 

 

3.

Microphone input socket (MIC)

4.

Audio in socket (LINE IN)

 

 

 

 

5.

DC 5V output socket (DC5V)

6.

DC 12V input socket (DC12V)

 

 

 

 

7.

Earphone jack

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Installation

Hardware Installation

A. Make sure that the computer and monitor’s power are both turned off. Please follow the steps to install your LCD monitor.

1 . Connect the signal cable and power adaptor to Benq LCD monitor.

2 . Connect the audio cable to the Audio Input of Benq LCD monitor.

3 . Please connect power cord to power adaptor first and then connect the power adaptor to LCD monitor.

B.Connect the signal cable to the VGA output of the graphics card on the computer.

C.Connect the audio cable to your computer.

D.Connect the power cord at the back of the monitor to an AC power socket. Please make sure that the socket is not blocked or covered, so you can disconnect the unit from AC supply if you need to. Your monitor is equipped with an automatic power supply for a voltage range from 100 to 240 Volt at a frequency of 50 to 60 Hz. Be sure that your local power is within the supported range. If you are unsure, ask your electricity supplier.

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Adjusting the Monitor

A Look at the Control Panel

There are 7 keys for user’s control including “iKey”, "Input", “Exit”, “Enter”,“<” and “>” key and a power swith.The following descriptions are the introduction of these keys & switch.

1.“Power”: Turn the power on or off.

2.iKey” : Adjust vertical position, phase, horizontal position and pixel clock automatically.

3."Input" key: Select between digital and analog signal sources.

4.“Exit” key: Back to main menus, save menu or exist OSD menu

5.“Enter” key: Entersub-menus,select items or save items.

6.“<”: For Left adjustment. Left key is the hot key for Contrast adjustment.

7.“>”: For Right adjustment. Right key is the hot key for Brightness adjustment.

Hot Key Mode

Contrast hot-key

1.Press “<” key to enter the Contrast hotkey mode.

2.Press “<” or “>” key to make adjust ment. The scale can be adjusted from maximum (100) to minimum (0).

3.Press the “Exit” to leave OSD operation. The adjustment can be autosaved.

Brightness hot-key

1.Press “>” key to enter the Brightnesshot-keymode.

2.Press “<” or “>” key to make adjustment. The scale can be adjusted from maximum (100) to minimum (0).

3.Press the “Exit” to leave OSD operation. The adjustment can be autosaved.

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Volume hot-key

1.Press “Exit” key to enter the Voulme hot-keymode.

2.Press “<” or “>” key to make adjustment. The scale can be adjusted from maximum (100) to minimum (0).

3.Press the “Exit” to leave OSD operation. The adjustment can be autosaved.

Main Menu Mode

Control Functions Available in Main Menu

Digital mode OSD main menu.

Analog mode OSD main menu.

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Brightness

Press “<”or “>” key to select this item and press “Enter” to enter sub-menu.

Press “<”or “>” key to adjust brightness and then press “Exit” to return to main menu.

Fine Tune

Press “<”or “>” key to select this item and press “Enter” to enter sub-menu.

There are two items in this sub-menu.

Phase: adjust the phase of pixel

clock.

Pixel Clock: adjust the frequency of the pixel.

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