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Model No. Serial No.
unit to rain or moisture.
unit. Do not open the cabinet. Refer servicing to
qualified personnel only.
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. However, there is no
guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation.
If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or
television reception, which can be determined by turning the
equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the
interference by one or more of the following measures:
– Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
– Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
– Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from
You are cautioned that any changes or modifications not expressly
approved in this manual could void your authority to operate this
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This product complies with Swedish National Council for Metrology
(MPR) standards issued in December 1990 (MPR II) for very low
frequency (VLF) and extremely low frequency (ELF).
Ce produit est conforme aux normes du Swedish National Council
for Metrology de décembre 1990 (MPR II) en ce qui concerne les
fréquences très basses (VLF) et extrêmement basses (ELF).
Este producto cumple las normas del Consejo Nacional Sueco
para Metrología (MPR) emitidas en diciembre de 1990 (MPR II)
para frecuencias muy bajas (VLF) y frecuencias extremadamente
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favor, lea detalladamente este manual de instrucciones antes de
conectar y operar este equipo.
If shipped to USA/Canada, install only a UL LISTED/CSA
LABELLED power supply cord meeting the following
Si cet appareil est exporté aux Etats-Unis ou au Canada, utiliser
le cordon d’alimentation portant la mention UL LISTED/CSA
LABELLED et remplissant les conditions suivantes:
product meets the
NJ 07649 USA
subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not
cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any
interference received, including interference that may cause
• Use the supplied power cord.
• Before disconnecting the power cord, wait at least 30 seconds
screen’s surface to discharge.
magnetic field around the screen which may affect data stored on
magnetic tapes and disks placed near the monitor. Be sure to keep
magnetic recording equipment, tapes, and disks away from the
Do not install the monitor in the following places:
• on surfaces (rugs, blankets, etc.) or near materials (curtains,
• in a place subject to mechanical vibration or shock
• on an unstable surface
• near equipment which generates magnetism, such as a
• in a dusty or smoky environment
• inside an enclosed rack
• Do not put foreign objects into the monitor.
• Disconnect the monitor if environment exceeds 60°C/140°F.
• Ensure AC power cord is not trapped under furniture, TV, etc.
• Do not overload wall outlets, extension cords, or convenience
• The screen’s surface is covered with a thin anti-reflective coating
ensure that the coating is not damaged, use a soft cloth to clean
the screen’s surface. If necessary, use a soft cloth lightly
moistened with a mild detergent solution, such as hand soap, to
wipe the screen.
damage the anti-reflective coating.
scratch the screen’s coating.
of contact may result in a scratched picture tube.
• Clean the cabinet, panel and controls with a soft cloth lightly
When you transport this monitor for repair or shipment, use the
original carton and packing materials.
Do not remove this monitor’s stand.
This monitor can be adjusted within the angle shown below. To turn
the monitor vertically, hold it at the bottom with both hands. Be
careful not to pinch your fingers at the back of the monitor when
you tilt the monitor up verticaly.
Macintosh adapter (not supplied) if necessary. Connect the
Macintosh adapter to the computer before connecting the cable.
automatically detects all the monitor’s information. No specific driver
needs to be installed to the computer.
The first time you turn on your PC after connecting the monitor, the setup
Wizard may appear on the screen. In this case, follow the on-screen
instructions. The Plug & Play monitor is automatically selected so that you
can use this monitor.
• Check the alignment of the HD15 connector to prevent bending the pins
BRIGHTNESS/CONTRAST menu. These adjustments are
effective for all input signals.
and no picture will appear.
of the monitor
of the current
input signal (only if the signal
matches to one of the
recommended VESA timing