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  • Brand: Dell
  • Product: Video projector
  • Model/name: 4220
  • Filetype: PDF
  • Available languages: English, German, Italian, Danish

Table of Contents

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Notes, Cautions, and Warnings
NOTE: A NOTE indicates important information that helps you
make better use of your computer.
CAUTION: A CAUTION indicates potential damage to hardware
or loss of data if instructions are not followed.
WARNING: A WARNING indicates a potential for property
damage, personal injury, or death.
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Information in this document is subject to change without notice.
© 2011 Dell Inc. All rights reserved.
Reproduction of these materials in any manner whatsoever without the written
permission of Dell Inc. is strictly forbidden.
Trademarks used in this text: Dell and the DELL logo are trademarks of
Dell Inc.; DLP and DLP logo are trademarks of TEXAS INSTRUMENTS
INCORPORATED; Microsoft and Windows are either trademarks or registered
trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
Other trademarks and trade names may be used in this document to refer to either
the entities claiming the marks and names or their products. Dell Inc. disclaims
any proprietary interest in trademarks and trade names other than its own.
Model 4220/4320
March 2011 Rev. A00
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Contents 3
Contents
1 Your Dell Projector . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
About Your Projector . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
2 Connecting Your Projector . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Installing the Optional Wireless Dongle . . . . . . 11
Connecting to a Computer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Connecting a Computer Using a VGA Cable . . . . 12
Monitor Loop-Through Connection
Using VGA Cables . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Connecting a Computer Using a RS232 Cable . . . 14
Connecting a Computer by USB Cable . . . . . . . 15
Connecting a Computer Using Wireless . . . . . . 16
Connecting a DVD Player . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Connecting a DVD Player Using an S-Video Cable . 17
Connecting a DVD Player Using a
Composite Video Cable . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Connecting a DVD Player Using a
Component Video Cable . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
Connecting a DVD Player Using an HDMI Cable . . 20
Connecting to Local Area Network . . . . . . . . . . . 21
To project an image and control the projector that is
connected to a network through a RJ45 cable. . . 21
Professional Installation Options: Installation for
Driving Automatic Screen . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
Connection With Commercial RS232 Control Box . 23
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4 Contents
3 Using Your Projector . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
Turning Your Projector On . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
Turning Your Projector Off . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
Adjusting the Projected Image . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
Raising the Projector Height . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
Lowering the Projector Height . . . . . . . . . . . 25
Adjusting the Projector Zoom and Focus . . . . . . . . 26
Adjusting Projection Image Size . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
Using the Control Panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31
Using the Remote Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33
Installing the Remote Control Batteries . . . . . . . . 36
Operating Range With Remote Control . . . . . . . . . 37
Using the On-Screen Display . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38
INPUT SOURCE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38
AUTO ADJUST . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39
BRIGHTNESS/CONTRAST . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40
VIDEO MODE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40
VOLUME . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41
AUDIO INPUT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41
ADVANCED SETTINGS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41
LANGUAGE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56
HELP . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56
Wireless Networking Installation . . . . . . . . . . . 57
Enable Wireless on the Projector . . . . . . . . . 58
Install the Wireless Application software on
Your Computer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60
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Contents 5
Launch the Wireless Application . . . . . . . . . . 63
Presentation to Go (PtG) Installation . . . . . . . . . . 67
PtG Viewer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68
Photo Viewer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68
PtG/Photo Function Introduction . . . . . . . . . . 69
PtG Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 69
Photo Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70
Buttons-Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70
Set up PtG Converter - Lite . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71
PtG Converter - Lite Application Software . . . . . 72
Audio Projection Installation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 73
Enable Wireless or LAN on the Projector . . . . . 74
Install the Dell Wireless Application Software
on Your Computer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75
Launch the Wireless Application . . . . . . . . . . 77
Login . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77
Video Stream Installation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79
Video Stream Support Format . . . . . . . . . . . 79
Enable Wireless or LAN on the Projector . . . . . 80
Install the Dell Wireless Application Software
on Your Computer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 80
Launch the Wireless Application . . . . . . . . . . 80
Login . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 80
Managing the Projector From Web Management . . . . 81
Configuring the Network Setting . . . . . . . . . . 81
Accessing Web Management . . . . . . . . . . . 81
Make Application Token . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 100
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6 Contents
4 Troubleshooting Your Projector . . . . . . 101
Guiding Signals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 105
Changing the Lamp . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 106
5 Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108
6 Contacting Dell . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115
7 Appendix: Glossary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 116
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Your Dell Projector 7
1
Your Dell Projector
Your projector comes with all the items shown below. Ensure that you have all the
items, and contact Dell™ if anything is missing.
Package Contents
Power cable 1.8 m VGA cable (VGA to VGA)
Carrying case Remote control
CD User’s Guide and Documentation AAA Batteries (2)
USB cable
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8 Your Dell Projector
About Your Projector
CAUTION: Safety Instructions
1 Do not use the projector near appliances that generate a lot of heat.
2 Do not use the projector in areas where there is an excessive amount of dust. The
dust may cause the system to fail and the projector will automatically shut down.
3 Ensure that the projector is mounted in a well-ventilated area.
4 Do not block the ventilation slots and openings on the projector.
1 Control panel
2 Zoom tab
3 Focus ring
4 Lens
5 Elevator button for height adjustments
6 IR receivers
7 Lens cap
8 Mounting holes for wall mount: Screw hole M3 x 6.5 mm depth.
Recommended torque <8 kgf-cm
9 Mounting hole for tripod: Insert nut 1/4"*20 UNC
10 Lamp cover
11 Tilt adjustment wheel
12 Elevator foot
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2
3
4
6
5
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Top View Bottom View
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Your Dell Projector 9
5 Ensure the projector operates between ambient temperatures (5 ºC to 35 ºC).
6 Do not try to touch the ventilation outlet as it can become very hot after the
projector has been turned on or immediately after it is turned off.
7 Do not look into the lens while the projector is on as it may cause injury to your
eyes.
8 Do not place any objects near or in front of the projector or cover its lens while the
projector is on as the heat may cause the object to melt or burn.
9 Do not use the wireless projector near cardiac pacemakers.
10 Do not use the wireless projector near medical equipment.
11 Do not use the wireless projector near microwave ovens.
NOTE:
• Do not attempt to wall mount the projector yourself. It should be installed
by a qualified technician.
• Recommended Projector Ceiling Mount Kit (P/N: C3505). For more
information, see the Dell Support website at support.dell.com.
• For more information, see the Safety Information that shipped with your
projector.
• The 4220/4320 projector can only be used indoors.
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10 Connecting Your Projector
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Connecting Your Projector
1 Composite Video connector 11 WiFi USB (Type A) connector
2 S-Video connector 12 Security cable slot
3 VGA-A output (monitor loop-
through)
13 Audio output connector
4 VGA-A input (D-sub) connector 14 Audio-B input connector
5 VGA-B input (D-sub) connector 15 Audio-A input connector
6 HDMI connector 16 Audio-C right channel input
connector
7 Mini USB (Mini Type B)
connector for remote control
17 Power cord connector
8 RJ45 connector 18 Audio-C left-channel input
connector
9 USB Type A connector for USB
Viewer
19 RS232 connector
10 USB Type B connector for USB
Display
20 +12 V DC out connector
3 4 5 6 7 8
14 12
1 2
13
9 10
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20 15
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NOTE: Connectors are the same for 4220 and 4320 projectors.
CAUTION: Before you begin any of the procedures in this section, follow the
Safety Instructions as described on page 8.
Installing the Optional Wireless Dongle
Your projector must be installed with a wireless dongle if you want to use the
wireless networking option. Refer to "Wireless Networking Installation" on
page 57. The wireless dongle is not shipped with your 4220/4320 projector.
You can purchase it on the Dell website at www.dell.com.
1 Unscrew and take off the wireless cover.
2 Plug in the wireless dongle.
3 Assemble the wireless cover.
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12 Connecting Your Projector
Connecting to a Computer
Connecting a Computer Using a VGA Cable
NOTE: The Mini USB cable is not shipped with your projector.
NOTE: The Mini USB cable must be connected if you want to use the Page Up
and Page Down features on the remote control.
1 Power cord
2 VGA to VGA cable
3 USB-A to Mini USB-B cable
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Connecting Your Projector 13
Monitor Loop-Through Connection Using VGA Cables
NOTE: Only one VGA cable is shipped with your projector. An additional VGA
cable can be purchased on the Dell website at www.dell.com.
1 Power cord
2 VGA to VGA cable
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14 Connecting Your Projector
Connecting a Computer Using a RS232 Cable
NOTE: The RS232 cable is not shipped with your projector. Consult a
professional installer for the cable and RS232 remote control software.
1 Power cord
2 RS232 cable
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Connecting a Computer by USB Cable
NOTE: Plug and Play. Only one USB cable is shipped with your projector. An
additional USB cable can be purchased on the Dell website at www.dell.com.
1 Power cord
2 USB-A to USB-B cable
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16 Connecting Your Projector
Connecting a Computer Using Wireless
NOTE: Your computer should be equipped with a wireless connector and
properly configured to detect another wireless connection. Refer to your
computer’s documentation on how to configure a wireless connection.
NOTE: Your projector must be installed with a wireless dongle if you want to
use the wireless networking. Refer to "Wireless Networking Installation" on
page 57.
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Connecting Your Projector 17
Connecting a DVD Player
Connecting a DVD Player Using an S-Video Cable
NOTE: The S-Video cable is not shipped with your projector. You can purchase
the S-Video extension (50 ft/100 ft) cable on the Dell website at www.dell.com.
1 Power cord
2 S-Video cable
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18 Connecting Your Projector
Connecting a DVD Player Using a Composite Video Cable
NOTE: The Composite Video cable is not shipped with your projector. You can
purchase the Composite Video Extension (50 ft/100 ft) cable on the Dell website
at www.dell.com.
1 Power cord
2 Composite Video cable
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Connecting a DVD Player Using a Component Video Cable
NOTE: The VGA to Component Video cable is not shipped with your projector.
You can purchase the VGA to Component Video Extension (50 ft/100 ft) cable on
the Dell website at www.dell.com.
1 Power cord
2 VGA to Component Video cable
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20 Connecting Your Projector
Connecting a DVD Player Using an HDMI Cable
NOTE: The HDMI cable is not shipped with your projector. You can purchase
the HDMI cable on the Dell website at www.dell.com.
1 Power cord
2 HDMI cable
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Connecting Your Projector 21
Connecting to Local Area Network
To project an image and control the projector that is connected to a
network through a RJ45 cable.
NOTE: The RJ45 cable is not shipped with your projector. You can purchase the
RJ45 cable on the Dell website at www.dell.com.
1 Power cord
2 RJ45 cable
Local Area Network (LAN)
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22 Connecting Your Projector
Professional Installation Options: Installation for Driving Automatic
Screen
NOTE: Use a 12 V DC plug in, 1.7 mm (ID) x 4.00 mm (OD) x 9.5 mm (shaft), to
connect the automatic screen to the projector.
12 V DC Plug
1 Power cord
2 12 V DC Plug
3 Motorized projection screen
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Connecting Your Projector 23
Connection With Commercial RS232 Control Box
NOTE: The RS232 cable is not shipped with your projector. Consult a
professional technician to obtain the cable.
1 Power cord
2 RS232 cable
3 Commercial RS232 control box
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24 Using Your Projector
3
Using Your Projector
Turning Your Projector On
NOTE: Turn on the projector before you turn on the source (computer, DVD
player, etc.). The Power button light blinks blue until pressed.
1 Remove the lens cap.
2 Connect the power cord and appropriate signal cables to the projector. For
information about connecting the projector, see "Connecting Your Projector" on
page 10.
3 Press the Power button (see "Using the Control Panel" on page 31 to locate the
Power button).
4 Turn on your source (computer, DVD player, etc.)
5 Connect your source to the projector using the appropriate cable. See
"Connecting Your Projector" on page 10 for instructions to connect your source to
the projector.
6 By default, the input source of the projector is set to VGA-A. Change the input
source of the projector if necessary.
7 If you have multiple sources connected to the projector, press the Source button
on the remote control or control panel to select the desired source. See "Using the
Control Panel" on page 31 and "Using the Remote Control" on page 33 to locate
the Source button.
Turning Your Projector Off
CAUTION: Unplug the projector after properly shutting down as explained in
the following procedure.
1 Press the Power button. Follow the instruction displayed on screen to properly
turn off the projector.
NOTE: The "Press Power Button to Turn off Projector" message will
appear on the screen. The message disappears after 5 seconds or you can
press the Menu button to clear it.
2 Press the Power button again. The cooling fans continue to operate for 120
seconds.
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Using Your Projector 25
3 To power off the projector quickly, press the Power button and hold for 1 second
while the projector’s cooling fans are still running.
NOTE: Before you turn on the projector again, wait for 60 seconds to allow the
internal temperature to stabilize.
4 Disconnect the power cord from the electrical outlet and the projector.
Adjusting the Projected Image
Raising the Projector Height
1 Press the Elevator button.
2 Raise the projector to the desired display angle, and then release the button to
lock the elevator foot into position.
3 Use the tilt adjustment wheel to fine-tune the display angle.
Lowering the Projector Height
1 Press the Elevator button.
2 Lower the projector, then release the button to lock the elevator foot into
position.
1 Elevator button
2 Elevator foot (Angle of tilt: 0 to 9.5 degrees)
3 Tilt adjustment wheel
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26 Using Your Projector
Adjusting the Projector Zoom and Focus
CAUTION: To avoid damaging the projector, ensure that the zoom lens and
elevator foot are fully retracted before moving the projector or placing the
projector in its carrying case.
1 Rotate the zoom tab to zoom in and out.
2 Rotate the focus tab until the image is clear. The projector focuses at distances
ranging between 3.94 ft to 32.81 ft (1.2 m to 10 m).
1 Zoom tab
2 Focus ring
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Adjusting Projection Image Size
4220
Projector
to
screen
distance
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28 Using Your Projector
4320
Projector
to
screen
distance
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Height
(Hd):
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Using the Control Panel
1 LAMP warning light If the LAMP amber indicator is on or blinking,
one of the following problems could be occurring:
• Lamp is reaching its end of usable life
• Lamp module is not properly installed
• Lamp driver failure
• Color wheel failure
For more information, see "Troubleshooting Your
Projector" on page 101 and "Guiding Signals" on
page 105.
2 TEMP warning light If the TEMP amber indicator is on or blinking,
one of the following problems could be occurring:
• Internal temperature of the projector is too
high
• Color wheel failure
For more information, see "Troubleshooting Your
Projector" on page 101 and "Guiding Signals" on
page 105.
3 Power Turns the projector on or off. For more
information, see "Turning Your Projector On" on
page 24 and "Turning Your Projector Off" on
page 24.
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32 Using Your Projector
4 Up / Keystone
adjustment
Press to navigate through the On-Screen Display
(OSD) Menu items.
Press to adjust image distortion caused by tilting
the projector (+40/-35 degrees).
5 Right / Auto Adjust Press to navigate through the On-Screen Display
(OSD) Menu items.
Press to synchronize the projector to the input
source.
NOTE: Auto Adjust does not operate if the
on-screen display (OSD) is displayed.
6 IR Receiver Point the remote control towards the IR receiver
and press a button.
7 Down / Keystone
adjustment
Press to navigate through the On-Screen Display
(OSD) Menu items.
Press to adjust image distortion caused by tilting
the projector (+40/-35 degrees).
8 Menu Press to activate the OSD. Use the directional
keys and the Menu button to navigate through
the OSD.
9 Left / Source Press to navigate through the On-Screen Display
(OSD) Menu items.
Press to toggle through Analog RGB, Composite,
Component (YPbPr via VGA), HDMI, and
S-Video sources when multiple sources are
connected to the projector.
10 Enter Press to confirm the selection item.
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Using the Remote Control
1 Power Turns the projector on or off. For more
information, see "Turning Your Projector On" on
page 24 and "Turning Your Projector Off" on
page 24.
2 Enter Press to confirm the selection.
3 Right Press to navigate through the On-Screen Display
(OSD) Menu items.
4 Down Press to navigate through the On-Screen Display
(OSD) Menu items.
11
12
13
4
3
1
5
7
8
9
2
6
10
24
19
18
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21
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25
26
15
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34 Using Your Projector
5 Laser Point the remote control at the screen, press and
hold the laser button to activate the laser light.
WARNING: Do not look at the laser point
when it is active. Avoid directing the laser
light on your eyes.
6 Aspect Ratio Press to change the aspect ratio of a displayed
image.
7 Keystoneadjustment Press to adjust image distortion caused by tilting
the projector (+40/-35 degrees).
8 Page up Press to move to the previous page.
NOTE: The Mini USB cable must be
connected if you want to use the Page Up
feature.
9 Page down Press to move to the next page.
NOTE: The Mini USB cable must be
connected if you want to use the Page Down
feature.
10 Keystone adjustment Press to adjust image distortion caused by tilting
the projector (+40/-35 degrees).
11 S-Video Press to choose S-Video source.
12 Video Press to choose Composite Video source.
13 Video mode The projector has preset configurations that are
optimized for displaying data (presentation
slides) or video (movies, games, etc.).
Press the Video Mode button to toggle between
Presentation mode, Bright mode, Movie mode,
sRGB, or Custom mode.
Pressing the Video Mode button once will show
the current display mode. Pressing the Video
Mode button again will switch between modes.
14 Blank screen Press to hide/unhide the image.
15 Up Press to navigate through the On-Screen Display
(OSD) Menu items.
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16 Left Press to navigate through the On-Screen Display
(OSD) Menu items.
17 Menu Press to activate the OSD.
18 Mute Press to mute or un-mute the projector speaker.
19 Zoom + Press to increase the image.
20 Zoom - Press to decrease the image.
21
Volume up
Press to increase the volume.
22 Volume down Press to decrease the volume.
23 Freeze Press to pause the screen image, then press
"Freeze" again to unfreeze image.
24 VGA Press to choose VGA source.
25 Source Press to switch between Analog RGB, Composite,
Component (YPbPr, via VGA), HDMI, and
S-Video source.
26 Auto Adjust Press to synchronize the projector with the input
source. Auto Adjust does not operate if the OSD
is displayed.
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36 Using Your Projector
Installing the Remote Control Batteries
NOTE: Remove the batteries from the remote control when not in use.
1 Press the tab to lift the battery compartment cover.
2 Check the polarity (+/-) marking on the batteries.
3 Insert the batteries and align their polarity correctly
according to the marking in the battery compartment.
NOTE: Avoid mixing different types of batteries or using
new and old batteries together.
4 Slip the battery cover back.
1
2
3
4
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Operating Range With Remote Control
NOTE: Actual operating range may slightly differ from the diagram. Weak
batteries will also prevent the remote control from properly operating the
projector.
Operating range
Angle ±20°
Distance 7 m/22.97 feet
Distance
Angle
Angle
Dista
nce
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Using the On-Screen Display
• The projector has a multi-language On-Screen Display (OSD) Menu that can be
displayed with or without an input source.
• Press the Menu button on the control panel or the remote control to enter the
Main Menu.
• To navigate through the tabs in the Main Menu, press the or buttons on
your projector’s control panel or remote control.
• To select a submenu, press the or button on your projector’s control panel
or remote control.
• To select an option, press the or buttons on your projector’s control panel
or remote control. When an item is selected, the color changes to dark blue.
• Use the or buttons on the control panel or remote control to adjust the
settings.
• To go back to the Main Menu, press the button on the control panel or the
remote control.
• To exit the OSD, press the Menu button directly on the control panel or the
remote control.
NOTE: OSD structure and set are the same for the 4220 and 4320 models.
INPUT SOURCE
The Input Source menu allows you to select your projector’s input source.
VGA-A—Press to detect a VGA-A signal.
VGA-B—Press to detect a VGA-B signal.
HDMI—Press to detect a HDMI signal.
COMPOSITE—Press to detect a Composite Video signal.
S-VIDEO—Press to detect a S-Video signal.
WIRELESS/USB—Press to activate the Input Source Wireless/USB menu.
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NOTE: The Wireless/USB can be used after the "Wireless and LAN" option is
turned on.
INPUT SOURCE WIRELESS/USB
The Input Source Wireless/USB menu allows you to activate the Wireless Display,
USB Display, and USB Viewer.
WIRELESS DISPLAY—Press to access the projector's Wireless Guide screen. See
"Wireless Guide screen" on page 59.
USB DISPLAY—Allows you to display the computer/laptop screen to your projector
via the USB cable.
USB VIEWER—Allows you to display photo and PPT files from your USB flash. See
"Presentation to Go (PtG) Installation" on page 67.
AUTO ADJUST
Auto Adjust automatically adjusts the projector's Horizontal, Vertical, Frequency,
and Tracking in PC mode.
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40 Using Your Projector
BRIGHTNESS/CONTRAST
The Brightness/Contrast menu allows you adjust the brightness/contrast settings
of your projector.
BRIGHTNESS—Use and to adjust the brightness of the image.
CONTRAST—Use and to adjust the display contrast.
NOTE: If you adjust the settings for Brightness and Contrast the projector
automatically switch to Custom mode.
VIDEO MODE
The Video Mode menu allows you to optimize the display image: Presentation,
Bright, Movie, sRGB (provides more accurate color representation), and Custom
(set your preferred settings).
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VOLUME
The Volume menu allows you adjust the volume settings of your projector.
VOLUME—Press to increase the volume and to decrease the volume.
AUDIO INPUT
The Audio Input menu allows you to select your audio input source. The options
are: Audio-A, Audio-B, Audio-C, HDMI, and Wireless/LAN.
ADVANCED SETTINGS
The Advanced Settings menu allows you to change settings for Image, Display,
Projector, LAN, Wireless, Menu, Power, and Information.
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IMAGE SETTINGS (IN PC MODE)—Select and press to activate image settings.
The image settings menu provides the following options:
COLOR TEMPERATURE—Allows you to adjust the color temperature. The
screen appears cooler at higher color temperatures and warmer at lower
color temperatures. When you adjust the values in the Color Adjust menu,
the Custom mode is activated. The values are saved in the Custom mode.
RGB COLOR ADJUST—Allows you to manually adjust the colors red, green,
and blue.
WHITE INTENSITY—Press and use and to display white intensity.
COLOR SPACE—Allows you to select the color space. The options are: RGB,
YCbCr, and YPbPr.
VGA OUTPUT—Select On or Off the VGA output function at projector
standby status. Default is Off.
NOTE: If you adjust the settings for Color Temperature, RGB Color Adjust, and
White Intensity the projector automatically switch to Custom mode.
IMAGE SETTINGS (IN VIDEO MODE)—Select and press to activate image settings.
The image settings menu provides the following options:
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COLOR TEMPERATURE—Allows you to adjust the color temperature. The
screen appears cooler at higher color temperatures and warmer at lower
color temperatures. When you adjust the values in the Color Adjust menu,
the Custom mode is activated. The values are saved in the Custom mode.
RGB COLOR ADJUST—Allows you to manually adjust the colors red, green,
and blue.
SATURATION—Allows you to adjust the video source from black and white
to fully saturated color. Press to increase the amount of color in the
image and to decrease the amount of color in the image.
SHARPNESS—Press to increase the sharpness and to decrease the
sharpness.
TINT—Press to increase the amount of green in the image and to
decrease the amount of green in the image (available for NTSC only).
WHITE INTENSITY—Press and use and to display white intensity.
COLOR SPACE—Allows you to select the color space. The options are: RGB,
YCbCr, and YPbPr.
VGA OUTPUT—Select On or Off the VGA output function at projector
standby status. Default is Off.
NOTE:
1 If you adjust the settings for Color Temperature, RGB Color Adjust,
Saturation, Sharpness, Tint, and White Intensity the projector
automatically switch to Custom mode.
2 Saturation, Sharpness, and Tint are only available when the input source is
from Composite or S-Video.
IMAGE SETTINGS (NO INPUT SOURCE)—Select and press to activate image
settings. The image settings menu provides the following options:
VGA OUTPUT—Select On or Off the VGA output function at projector
standby status. Default is Off.
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DISPLAY SETTINGS (IN PC MODE)—Select and press to activate display settings.
The display settings menu provides the following options:
HORIZONTAL POSITION—Press to move the image right and to move
the image left.
VERTICAL POSITION—Press to move the image up and to move the
image down.
FREQUENCY—Allows you to change the display data clock frequency to
match the frequency of your computer’s graphics card. If you see a vertical
flickering wave, use the Frequency control to minimize the bars. This is a
coarse adjustment.
TRACKING—Synchronize the phase of the display signal with the graphic
card. If you experience an unstable or flickering image, use Tracking to
correct it. This is a fine adjustment.
ASPECT RATIO—Allows you to select the aspect ratio to adjust how the
image appears. Options are: Origin, 16:9, and 4:3.
•Origin — Select Origin to maintain the aspect ratio of the image
projector according to the input source.
•16:9 — The input source scales to fit the width of the screen to project a
16:9 screen image.
•4:3 — The input source scales to fit the screen and projects a 4:3 image.
ZOOM—Press and to zoom and view the image.
Adjust the image scale by pressing or
and press to view on your remote control
only.
ZOOM NAVIGATION—Press to activate the Zoom
Navigation menu.
Use to navigate the projection screen.
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3D DISPLAY—Select On to start the 3D display function (default is Off).
NOTE:
1. When you want to create a 3D experience, you will need a few other
components including:
a Computer/Laptop with a 120 Hz signal output quad-buffered
graphics card.
b "Active" 3D glasses with DLP Link™.
c 3D content. See "Note 4".
d 3D Player. (Example: Stereoscopic Player...)
2. Enable the 3D function when it satisfies any of the below-mentioned
conditions:
a Computer/Laptop with a graphics card, capable of outputting a
120 Hz signal via VGA or HDMI cable.
b Input a suite of 3D content via Video and S-Video.
3. "3D Display" selection will only be enabled in the "Display Settings of
the Advanced Settings" menu when the projector detects either of
the inputs mentioned above.
4. 3D support and refresh rate are as below:
a VGA/HDMI 1280 x 720 120 Hz, 1024 x 768 120 Hz, and 800 x 600 120 Hz
b Composite/S-Video 60 Hz
c Component 480i
5. The recommended VGA signal for laptop is Single-mode output
(Dual mode is not recommended).
3D SYNC INVERT—If you see a discrete or overlapping image while wearing
DLP 3D goggles, you may need to execute 'Invert' to get best match of
left/right image sequence to get the correct image. (For DLP 3D goggles)
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DISPLAY SETTINGS (IN VIDEO MODE)—Select and press to activate display
settings. The display settings menu provides the following options:
ASPECT RATIO—Allows you to select the aspect ratio to adjust how the
image appears. Options are: Origin, 16:9, and 4:3.
•Origin — Select Origin to maintain the aspect ratio of image projector
according to the input source.
•16:9 — The input source scales to fit the width of the screen to project a
16:9 screen image.
•4:3 — The input source scales to fit the screen and projects a 4:3 image.
ZOOM—Press and to zoom and view the image.
Adjust the image scale by pressing or
and press to view on your remote control
only.
ZOOM NAVIGATION—Press to activate the Zoom
Navigation menu.
Use to navigate the projection screen.
3D DISPLAY—Select On to start the 3D display function (default is Off).
NOTE:
1. When you want to create a 3D experience, you will need a few other
components including:
a Computer/Laptop with a 120 Hz signal output quad-buffered
graphics card.
b "Active" 3D glasses with DLP Link™.
c 3D content. See "Note 4".
d 3D Player. (Example: Stereoscopic Player...)
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2. Enable the 3D function when it satisfies any of the below-mentioned
conditions:
a Computer/Laptop with a graphics card, capable of outputting a
120 Hz signal via VGA or HDMI cable.
b Input a suite of 3D content via Video and S-Video.
3. "3D Display" selection will only be enabled in the "Display Settings of
the Advanced Settings" menu when the projector detects either of
the inputs mentioned above.
4. 3D support and refresh rate are as below:
a VGA/HDMI 1280 x 720 120 Hz, 1024 x 768 120 Hz, and 800 x 600 120 Hz
b Composite/S-Video 60 Hz
c Component 480i
5. The recommended VGA signal for laptop is Single-mode output
(Dual mode is not recommended).
3D SYNC INVERT—If you see a discrete or overlapping image while wearing
DLP 3D goggles, you may need to execute 'Invert' to get best match of
left/right image sequence to get the correct image. (For DLP 3D goggles)
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PROJECTOR SETTINGS—Select and press to activate projector settings. The
projector settings menu provides the following options:
AUTO SOURCE—Select Off (the default) to lock the current input signal. If
you press the Source button when the Auto Source mode is set to Off, you
can manually select the input signal. Select On to auto detect the available
input signals. If you press the Source button when the projector is on, it
automatically finds the next available input signal.
AUTO KEYSTONE—Select On to automatically adjust image distortion
caused by tilting the projector.
PROJECTOR MODE—Allows you to select the projector mode, depending
upon how the projector is mounted.
•Rear Projection-Desktop — The projector reverses the image so that you
can project from behind a translucent screen.
•Rear Projection-Ceiling Mount — The projector reverses and turns the
image upside down. You can project from behind a translucent screen with
a ceiling-mounted projection.
•Front Projection-Desktop — This is the default option.
•Front Projection-Ceiling Mount — The projector turns the image upside
down for ceiling-mounted projection.
SPEAKER—Select On to enable the speaker. Select Off to the disable
speaker.
CLOSED CAPTION—Select On to enable close caption and activate the
closed caption menu. Select appropriate closed caption options: CC1,
CC2, CC3, and CC4.
NOTE: Closed caption option is available for NTSC only.
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STARTUP SCREEN—Default is Dell logo as wallpaper. You can also select
Capture Screen option to capture the screen display. The following
message appears on the screen.
NOTE: To capture a full image, ensure that the input signal connected
to the projector is at 1024 x 768 resolution.
TEST PATTERN—Test Pattern is used to test focus and resolution.
You can enable or disable the Test Pattern by selecting Off, 1, or 2. You can
also invoke the Test Pattern 1 by pressing and holding down and
buttons on the control panel simultaneously for 2 seconds. You can also
invoke the test pattern 2 by pressing and holding down and buttons
on the control panel simultaneously for 2 seconds.
FACTORY RESET—Select and press to reset all settings to its factory
default. The below warning message appears:
Test Pattern 1:
Test Pattern 2:
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Reset items include both computer sources and Video source settings.
LAN SETTINGS—Select and press to activate LAN settings. The LAN settings
menu provides the following options:
WIRELESS AND LAN—Select Enabled to active the Wireless and LAN
function.
DHCP—If a DHCP server exists in the network to which the projector is
connected, the IP address will automatically be acquired when you select
DHCP On. If DHCP is Off, manually set the IP Address, Subnet Mask,
and Gateway. Use and to select the number of IP address, Subnet
Mask, and Gateway. Key in enter to confirm each number and then use
and to set the next item.
IP ADDRESS—Automatically or manually assigns the IP address to the
projector connected to the network.
SUBNET MASK—Configure the Subnet Mask of the network connection.
GATEWAY—Check the Gateway address with your network/system
administrator if you configure it manually.
DNS—Check the DNS Server IP address with your network/system
administrator if you configure it manually.
STORE—Press to save the changes made in network configuration
settings.
NOTE:
1. Use and buttons to select IP Address, Subnet Mask,
Gateway, DNS, and Store.
2. Press the button to enter IP Address, Subnet Mask, Gateway, or
DNS to set the value. (The selected option is highlighted in blue)
a Use and buttons to select the option.
b Use and buttons to set the value.
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c After the setup is complete, press the button to exit.
3. After the IP Address, Subnet Mask, Gateway, and DNS is set up,
select Store and press button to store the settings.
4. If you select Store without pressing the Enter button, the system will
keep the original settings.
RESET—Press to reset network configuration.
WIRELESS SETTINGS—Select and press to activate wireless settings. The
wireless settings menu provides the following options:
WIRELESS—Default option is Connected. Select Disconnected to disable
the wireless connection.
NOTE: It is recommended to use the default settings for Wireless
Connect.
DHCP SERVER—Allows you to enable DHCP server of the wireless.
START IP ADDRESS—Automatically or manually assigns the Start IP
address of the DHCP server to the projector connected to the wireless.
END IP ADDRESS—Automatically or manually assigns the End IP address of
the DHCP server to the projector connected to the wireless.
SUBNET MASK—Configure the Subnet Mask of the wireless connection.
GATEWAY—Check the Gateway address with your network/system
administrator if you configure it manually.
DNS—Check the DNS Server IP address with your network/system
administrator if you configure it manually.
STORE—Press to save the changes made in wireless configuration
settings.
NOTE:
1. Use and buttons to select IP Address, Subnet Mask,
Gateway, DNS, and Store.
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2. Press the button to enter IP Address, Subnet Mask, Gateway, or
DNS to set the value. (The selected option is highlighted in blue)
a Use and buttons to select the option.
b Use and buttons to set the value.
c After the setup is complete, press the button to exit.
3. After the IP Address, Subnet Mask, Gateway, and DNS is set up,
select Store and press button to store the settings.
4. If you select Store without pressing the Enter button, the system will
keep the original settings.
RESET—Press to reset wireless configuration.
MENU SETTINGS—Select and press to activate the menu settings. The menu
settings consists of the following options:
MENU POSITION—Allows you to change the position of the OSD menu on
the screen.
MENU TIMEOUT—Allows you to adjust the time for an OSD timeout. By
default, the OSD disappears after 20 seconds of non-activity.
MENU TRANSPARENCY—Select to change the transparency level of the OSD
background.
MENU LOCK—Select On to enable the Menu Lock and hide the OSD
menu. Select Off to disable the Menu Lock. If you want to disable the
Menu Lock function and have the OSD disappear, press the Menu button
on the control panel or remote control for 15 seconds, and then disable the
function.
PASSWORD—When Password Protect is enabled, a Password Protect screen
requesting you to enter a password will be displayed when the power plug is
inserted into the electrical output and the power for the projector is first
turned on. By default, this function is disabled. You can enable this feature
by selecting Enabled. If the password has been set before, key in the

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