Acer H225HQL QSG_ACER_1.0_eng_H225HQL


Acer LCD Monitor Quick Start Guide (QSG)

Important safety instructions

Please read the following instructions carefully.

1To clean the LCD monitor screen:

Turn off the LCD monitor and unplug the power cord.

Spray a non-solvent cleaning solution onto a rag and clean the screen gently.

2Do not place the LCD monitor near a window. Exposing the monitor to rain, moisture or sunlight can severely damage it.

3Do not apply pressure to the LCD screen. Excessive pressure may cause permanent damage to the display.

4Do not remove the cover or attempt to service this unit yourself. An authorized technician should perform servicing of any nature.

5Store the LCD monitor in a room with a temperature of -20° to 60° C (-4° to140° F). Storing the LCD monitor outside this range may result in permanent damage.

6Immediately unplug your monitor and call an authorized technician if any of the following circumstances occur:

Monitor-to-PC signal cable is frayed or damaged.

Liquid spills onto the LCD monitor or the monitor is exposed to rain.

The LCD monitor or case is damaged.

Package contents

LCD monitor


Audio cable VGA cable DVI cable +!! Users guide

Quick start


Attaching the monitor to the base

1 Remove the monitor base from the packaging and place it on a stable and level workspace.

2Remove the monitor from the packaging.

3Attach the the monitor stand arm to the base.

Ensure that the base is locked onto the monitor stand arm. (for selected models)

Secure the base to the monitor stand arm by turning the white screw using the integrated tab or a suitable coin. (for selected models)

Connecting your monitor to a computer

1Turn off your computer and unplug your computer's power cord.

2Connect the signal cable to the VGA and/or DVI-D and/or HDMI input socket of the monitor, and the VGA and/or DVI-D and/or HDMI output socket of the graphics card on the computer. Then tighten the thumbscrews on the signal cable connector.

3Insert the monitor power cable into the power port at the back of the monitor.

4Plug the power cords of your computer and your monitor into a nearby electrical outlet.

External controls

* for selected models
















OSD functions

Press to view the OSD. Press again to enter a selection in the OSD.






Input Key

Use Input key to select between three different video source



that may be connected to your monitor.



(a) VGA input (b) DVI-D input (c) HDMI input






Auto adjust

If the OSD is active, press Auto!to exit the OSD. Once the OSD is






inactive, press Auto and the monitor will automatically optimize



the display position, focus, and clock of your display.







Press to adjust volume.






Empowering Key

Press the Empowering Key to open the Acer eColor Management



OSD and access the scenario modes.






Power button/

Turns the monitor on/off. Blue indicates power on. Amber



indicates standby/power saving mode.






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