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  • Brand: Samsung
  • Product: Monitor
  • Model/name: S22B420BW
  • Filetype: PDF
  • Available languages: English

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User manual
S19B420BW
S19B420B
S19B420M
S22B420BW
S24B420BW
The color and the appearance may differ depending on
the product, and the specifications are subject to
change without prior notice to improve the performance.
BN46-00232A-13
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Table Of Contents
BEFORE USING THE
PRODUCT
7 Copyright
7 Icons used in this manual
7 Symbols for safety precautions
8 Cleaning
8 Cleaning
9 Securing the Installation Space
9 Precautions for storage
10 Safety Precautions
10 Electricity and Safety
11 Installation and Safety
13 Operation and Safety
16 Correct posture to use the product
PREPARATIONS 17 Checking the Contents
17 Removing the Packaging
18 Checking the Components
19 Parts
19 Frontal Buttons
21 Reverse Side
22 Installation
22 Attaching the Stand
23 Adjusting the Product Tilt and Height
23 Rotating the Monitor
24 Installing a Wall-mount Kit or Desktop Stand
25 Anti-theft Lock
CONNECTING AND USING
A SOURCE DEVICE
26 Before Connecting
26 Pre-connection Checkpoints
26 Connecting the Power
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27 Connecting and Using a PC
27 Connecting to a PC
30 Driver Installation
31 Setting Optimum Resolution
32 Changing the Resolution Using a PC
SCREEN SETUP 36 Brightness
36 Configuring Brightness
37 Contrast
37 Configuring Contrast
38 Sharpness
38 Configuring Sharpness
39 SAMSUNG MAGIC Bright
39 Configuring SAMSUNG MAGIC Bright
40 SAMSUNG MAGIC Angle
40 Configuring SAMSUNG MAGIC Angle
41 Coarse
41 Adjusting Coarse
42 Fine
42 Adjusting Fine
CONFIGURING TINT 43 SAMSUNG MAGIC Color
43 Configuring SAMSUNG MAGIC Color
44 Red
44 Configuring Red
45 Green
45 Configuring Green
46 Blue
46 Configuring Blue
47 Color Tone
47 Configuring the Color Tone Settings
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48 Gamma
48 Configuring Gamma
RESIZING OR
RELOCATING THE
SCREEN
49 H-Position & V-Position
49 Configuring H-Position & V-Position
50 Image Size
50 Changing the Image Size
52 Menu H-Position & Menu V-Position
52 Configuring Menu H-Position & Menu V-
Position
SETUP AND RESET 53 Reset
53 Initializing Settings (Reset)
54 Language
54 Changing the Language
55 Eco Saving
55 Configuring Eco Saving
56 Off Timer On/Off
56 Configuring Off Timer On/Off
57 Off Timer Setting
57 Configuring Off Timer Setting
58 PC/AV Mode
58 Configuring PC/AV Mode
59 Key Repeat Time
59 Configuring Key Repeat Time
60 Customized Key
60 Configuring Customized Key
61 Auto Source
61 Configuring Auto Source
62 Display Time
62 Configuring Display Time
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63 Menu Transparency
63 Changing Menu Transparency
INFORMATION MENU AND
OTHERS
64 INFORMATION
64 Displaying INFORMATION
65 Configuring Brightness and Contrast in
the Initial Screen
INSTALLING THE
SOFTWARE
66 Magic Tune
66 What is MagicTune?
66 Installing the Software
67 Removing the Software
68 MultiScreen
68 Installing the Software
69 Removing the Software
70 MagicRotation
70 Installing the Software
72 Removing the Software
TROUBLESHOOTING
GUIDE
73 Requirements Before Contacting
Samsung Customer Service Center
73 Testing the Product
73 Checking the Resolution and Frequency
73 Check the following.
76 Q & A
SPECIFICATIONS 78 General
82 PowerSaver
83 Standard Signal Mode Table
APPENDIX 89 Contact SAMSUNG WORLD WIDE
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95 Responsibility for the Pay Service (Cost
to Customers)
95 Not a product defect
95 A Product damage caused by customer's fault
95 Others
96 Correct Disposal
96 Correct Disposal of This Product (Waste
Electrical & Electronic Equipment)
97 Terminology
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Before Using the Product
Before Using the Product
Copyright
The contents of this manual are subject to change without notice to improve quality.
© 2012 Samsung Electronics
Samsung Electronics owns the copyright for this manual.
Use or reproduction of this manual in parts or entirety without the authorization of Samsung Electronics is
prohibited.
Microsoft, Windows and Windows NT are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
VESA, DPM and DDC are registered trademarks of the Video Electronics Standards Association.
Icons used in this manual
Symbols for safety precautions
 An administration fee may be charged if either
 (a) an engineer is called out at your request and there is no defect in the product
(i.e. where you have failed to read this user manual).
 (b) you bring the unit to a repair center and there is no defect in the product
(i.e. where you have failed to read this user manual).
 The amount of such administration charge will be advised to you before any work or home visit is
carried out.
The following images are for reference only. Real-life situations may
differ from what is shown in the images.
Warning A serious or fatal injury may result if instructions are not followed.
Caution
Personal injury or damage to properties may result if instructions are
not followed.
Activities marked by this symbol are prohibited.
Instructions marked by this symbol must be followed.
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Before Using the Product
Before Using the Product
Cleaning
Cleaning
Exercise care when cleaning as the panel and exterior of advanced LCDs are easily scratched.
Take the following steps when cleaning.
1. Power off the monitor and computer.
2. Disconnect the power cord from the monitor.
Hold the power cable by the plug and do not touch the cable with wet
hands. Otherwise, an electric shock may result.
3. Wipe the monitor screen using a clean, soft and dry cloth.
 Do not apply a cleaning agent that contains alcohol,
solvent, or surfactant to the monitor.
 Do not spray water or detergent directly on the product.
4. Wet a soft and dry cloth in water and wring thoroughly to clean the
exterior of the monitor.
5. Connect the power cord to the product after cleaning the product.
6. Power on the monitor and computer.
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Before Using the Product
Before Using the Product
Securing the Installation Space
 Ensure some space around the product for ventilation. An internal temperature rise may cause fire
and damage the product. Be sure to allow the amount of space as shown below or greater when
installing the product.
The exterior may differ depending on the product.
Precautions for storage
Be sure to contact Samsung Customer Service Center (page 89) if the inside of the monitor needs
cleaning. (Service fee will be charged.)
10 cm(3.93 inches)
10 cm(3.93 inches)
10 cm(3.93 inches)
10 cm
(3.93
inches)
10 cm
(3.93
inches)
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Before Using the Product
Before Using the Product
Safety Precautions
Electricity and Safety
The following images are for reference only. Real-life situations may differ from what is shown in the
images.
Warning
Do not use a damaged power cord or plug, or a loose power socket.
 An electric shock or fire may result.
Do not plug many products into the same power socket.
 Otherwise, the socket may overheat and cause a fire.
Do not touch the power plug with wet hands.
 Otherwise, an electric shock may result.
Insert the power plug all the way in so it is not loose.
 An unstable connection may cause a fire.
Ensure you connect the power plug to a grounded power socket. (type 1
insulated devices only).
 An electric shock or injury may result.
Do not bend or pull the power cord with force. Do not weigh the power cord
down with a heavy object.
 A damaged power cord may cause an electric shock or fire.
Do not place the power cord or product near heat sources.
 An electric shock or fire may result.
Remove foreign substances such as dust around the plug pins and power socket
with a dry cloth.
 Otherwise, a fire may result.
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!
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Before Using the Product
Before Using the Product
Caution
Installation and Safety
Warning
Do not unplug the power cord when the product is in use.
 The product may become damaged by an electric shock.
Do not use the power cord for products other than authorized products supplied
by Samsung.
 An electric shock or fire may result.
Keep the power socket where the power cord is connected unobstructed.
 If any problem occurs in the product, unplug the power cable to completely
cut the power to the product.
Power to the product cannot be completely cut off with the power button.
Hold the plug when disconnecting the power cord from the power socket.
 An electric shock or fire may result.
DO NOT PLACE CANDLES, INSECT REPELLANTS OR CIGARETTES ON TOP
OF THE PRODUCT. DO NOT INSTALL THE PRODUCT NEAR HEAT SOURCES.
 Otherwise, a fire may result.
Avoid installing the product in a narrow space with bad ventilation, such as a
bookshelf or wall closet.
 Otherwise, a fire may result due to an increased internal temperature.
Keep the plastic packaging bag for the product in a place that cannot be reached
by children.
 Children may suffocate.
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Before Using the Product
Before Using the Product
Caution
Do not install the product on an unstable or vibrating surface (insecure shelf,
sloped surface, etc.).
 The product may fall and break or cause a personal injury.
 Using the product in an area with excess vibration may damage the product
or cause a fire.
Do not install the product in a vehicle or a place exposed to dust, moisture (water
drips, etc.), oil, or smoke.
 An electric shock or fire may result.
Do not expose the product to direct sunlight, heat, or a hot object such as a
stove.
 Otherwise, the product lifespan may be reduced, or a fire may result.
Do not install the product within the reach of young children.
 The product may fall and injure children.
Edible oil, such as soybean oil, can damage or deform the product. Do not install
the product in a kitchen or near a kitchen counter.
Take care not to drop the product when moving it.
 Otherwise, product failure or personal injury may result.
Do not set down the product on its front.
 The screen may become damaged.
When installing the product on a cabinet or shelf, make sure that the bottom
edge of the front of the product is not protruding.
 The product may fall and break or cause a personal injury.
 Install the product only on cabinets or shelves of the right size.
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Before Using the Product
Before Using the Product
Operation and Safety
Warning
Put down the product carefully.
 The product may fall and break or cause a personal injury.
Installing the product in an unusual place (a place exposed to a lot of fine dust,
chemical substances, extreme temperatures or a significant presence of
moisture, or a place where the product will operate continuously for an extended
period of time) may seriously affect its performance.
 Be sure to consult Samsung Customer Service Center (page 89) before
installation if you want to install the product at such a place.
High voltage runs through the product. Do not attempt to disassemble, repair, or
modify the product on your own.
 An electric shock or fire may result.
 Contact Samsung Customer Service Center (page 89) for repair.
Before moving the product, turn off the power switch and disconnect the power
cable and all other connected cables.
 Otherwise, the power cord may be damaged and a fire or electric shock may
result.
If the product generates a strange noise, a burning smell, or smoke, remove the
power cord immediately and contact Samsung Customer Service Center (page
89).
 An electric shock or fire may result.
Do not let children hang from the product or climb on top of it.
 The product may fall, and your child may become injured or seriously
harmed.
If the product falls or the exterior is damaged, power off the product, remove the
power cord, and contact Samsung Customer Service Center (page 89).
 Otherwise, an electric shock or fire may result.
Do not put a heavy object, toy, or sweets on top of the product.
 The product or heavy objects may fall as children try to reach for the toy or
sweets resulting in a serious injury.
!
SAMSUNG
!
!
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Before Using the Product
Before Using the Product
During a lightning or thunderstorm, power off the product and remove the power
cable.
 An electric shock or fire may result.
Do not drop objects on the product or apply impact.
 An electric shock or fire may result.
Do not move the product by pulling the power cord or any cable.
 Otherwise, the cable may be damaged and product failure, an electric shock
or fire may result.
If a gas leakage is found, do not touch the product or power plug. Also, ventilate
the area immediately.
 Sparks can cause an explosion or fire.
Do not lift or move the product by pulling the power cord or any cable.
 Otherwise, the cable may be damaged and product failure, an electric shock
or fire may result.
Do not use or keep combustible spray or an inflammable substance near the
product.
 An explosion or fire may result.
Ensure the vents are not blocked by tablecloths or curtains.
 Otherwise, a fire may result from an increased internal temperature.
Do not insert a metallic object (a chopstick, coin, hair pin, etc.) or inflammable
object (paper, match, etc.) into the vent or ports of the product.
 If water or any foreign substance enters the product, be sure to power off the
product, remove the power cord, and contact Samsung Customer Service
Center (page 89).
 Product failure, an electric shock or fire may result.
Do not place objects containing liquid (vases, pots, bottles, etc) or metallic
objects on top of the product.
 If water or any foreign substance enters the product, be sure to power off the
product, remove the power cord, and contact Samsung Customer Service
Center (page 89).
 Product failure, an electric shock or fire may result.
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GAS
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Before Using the Product
Caution
Leaving the screen fixed on a stationary image for an extended period of time
may cause afterimage burn-in or defective pixels.
 If you are not going to use the product for an extended period of time,
activate power-saving mode or a moving-picture screen saver.
Disconnect the power cord from the power socket if you do not plan on using the
product for an extended period of time (vacation, etc.).
 Otherwise, a fire may result from accumulated dust, overheating, an electric
shock, or electric leakage.
Use the product at the recommended resolution and frequency.
 Your eyesight may deteriorate.
Looking at the screen too close for an extended period of time can deteriorate
your eyesight.
Do not hold the monitor upside-down or move it by holding the stand.
 The product may fall and break or cause a personal injury.
Do not use humidifiers or stoves around the product.
 An electric shock or fire may result.
Rest your eyes for more than 5 minutes for every 1 hour of product use.
 Eye fatigue will be relieved.
Do not touch the screen when the product has been turned on for an extended
period of time as it will become hot.
Store the small accessories used with the product out of reach of children.
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Before Using the Product
Correct posture to use the product
Exercise caution when adjusting the product angle or stand height.
 Otherwise, children's fingers or hands may become stuck and injured.
 Tilting the product excessively may cause it to fall and result in personal
injury.
Do not place heavy objects on the product.
 Product failure or personal injure may result.
When using headphones or earphones, do not turn the volume too high.
 Having the sound too loud may damage your hearing.
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Use the product in the correct posture as follows.
 Straighten your back.
 Allow a distance of 45 to 50cm between your eye and the screen, and look slightly
downward at the screen.
Keep your eyes directly in front of the screen.
 Adjust the angle so light does not reflect on the screen.
 Keep your forearms perpendicular to your upper arms and level with the back of
your hands.
 Keep your elbows at about a right angle.
 Adjust the height of the product so you can keep your knees bent at 90 degrees or
more, your heels attached to the floor, and your arms lower than your heart.
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1 Preparations
1 Preparations
1.1 Checking the Contents
1.1.1 Removing the Packaging
1 Open the packaging box. Be careful not to damage the product when you open the packaging with
a sharp instrument.
2 Remove the styrofoam from the product.
3 Check the components and remove the styrofoam and plastic bag.
This image is for reference only.
4 Store the box in a dry area so that it can be used when moving the product in the future.
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1 Preparations
1.1.2 Checking the Components
 Contact the dealer from whom you purchased the product if any item is missing.
 The appearance of the components and items sold separately may differ from the image shown.
Components
Components may vary depending on the country.
Quick Setup Guide
Warranty card
(Not available in some locations)
User manual
Power cable D-SUB cable (optional) DVI cable (optional)
Stand Stereo Cable (optional)
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1 Preparations
1.2 Parts
1.2.1 Frontal Buttons
The color and shape of parts may differ from what is shown. Specifications are subject to change
without notice to improve quality.
Icons Description
 Open or close the onscreen display (OSD) menu, or return to the
parent menu.
 OSD control lock: Maintain the current settings, or lock the OSD
control to prevent unintended changes to settings.
Enable: To lock the OSD control, press the [ ] button for 10
seconds.
Disable: To unlock the locked OSD control, press the [ ] button
for more than 10 seconds.
If the OSD control is locked,
 Brightness and Contrast can be adjusted, and INFORMATION
can be viewed.
 The Customized Key function can be used by pressing the [ ]
button. (The Customized Key function specified before the OSD
control was locked is available even when the OSD control is
locked.)
Configure Customized Key and press [ ]. The following options will
be enabled.
Angle - Bright - Eco Saving - Image Size
To configure Customized Key, go to SETUP&RESET
Customized Key and select the mode you want.
Key Guide
SAMSUNG
MAGIC
BRIGHT VOL AUTO
SAMSUNG
MAGIC
BRIGHT AUTO
SAMSUNG
MAGIC
BRIGHT AUTO
VOL
MENU
MENU
MENU
SAMSUNG
MAGIC
SAMSUNG
MAGIC
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1 Preparations
Move to the upper or lower menu or adjust the value for an option on the
OSD menu.
Adjust the screen brightness.
Volume can be adjusted if a cable is connected to the [AUDIO IN]
port.
Confirm a menu selection.
Pressing the [ ] button when the OSD menu is not displayed will
change the input source (Analog/DVI). If you power on the product or
change the input source by pressing the [ ] button, a message that
shows the changed input source will appear at the top left corner of the
screen.
Press the [ ] button to automatically adjust the screen settings.
 Changing the resolution in Display Properties will activate the
Auto Adjustment function.
 This function is only available in Analog mode.
Turn the screen on or off.
Key Guide
When a control button on the product is pressed, the Key Guide will be
displayed before the onscreen menu opens. (The guide shows the
function of the button pressed.)
To access the onscreen menu when the guide is displayed, press the
corresponding button again.
The Key Guide may vary depending on the function or product model.
Refer to the actual product.
Icons Description
AUTO
AUTO
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1.2.2 Reverse Side
The color and shape of parts may differ from what is shown. Specifications are subject to change
without notice to improve quality.
Port Ports
Connect the power cord for your monitor to the POWER port on the
back of the product.
Connect to a PC using the DVI cable.
Connect to a PC using the D-SUB cable.
Connect to an audio-input source using an audio cable.
Applicable to the models that have speakers only.
Connect to an audio output device such as headphones.
Applicable to the models that have speakers only.
POWER
POWER
DVI IN RGB IN AUDIO IN AUDIO OUT
DVI IN RGB IN AUDIO IN AUDIO OUT
AUDIO IN
AUDIO OUT
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1 Preparations
1.3 Installation
1.3.1 Attaching the Stand
 Disassembly is the reverse order of assembly.
 The color and shape of parts may differ from what is shown. Specifications are subject to change
without notice to improve quality.
Place a protective cloth or
cushion on a flat surface. Next,
place the product with the face
down on top of the cloth or
cushion.
Insert the stand base into the
stand in the direction of the
arrow.
Do not remove the fixing pin until
you are finished attaching the
stand.
Fasten the screw tightly (using a
screwdriver or coin) into the
bottom of the stand base.
After installing the stand, place
the product upright.
You can remove the fixing pin
and adjust the stand now.
- Caution
Do not hold the product upside
down only by the stand.
RELEASE
LOCK
POWER DVI
IN
RGB
IN
AUDIO
IN
AUDIO
OUT
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1 Preparations
1.3.2 Adjusting the Product Tilt and Height
The color and shape of parts may differ from what is shown. Specifications are subject to change
without notice to improve quality.
 To adjust the height, remove the fixing pin.
 The monitor tilt and height can be adjusted.
 Hold the top center of the product and adjust the height carefully.
1.3.3 Rotating the Monitor
You can rotate your monitor as shown below.
 Be sure to fully extend the stand before rotating the monitor.
 If you rotate the monitor without fully extending the stand, the corner of the monitor may hit the
floor and get damaged.
 Do not rotate the monitor counterclockwise. The monitor may get damaged.
-0.5cm(±0.2cm)
~ 9.5cm(±0.2cm)
-4°( ±2°) ~22°( ±2°)
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1 Preparations
1.3.4 Installing a Wall-mount Kit or Desktop Stand
Before Installation
Power the product off and remove the power cable from the power socket.
Align the grooves and tightly fasten the screws on the bracket on the product with the corresponding
parts on the wall-mount kit or desktop stand you want to attach.
Place a protective cloth or
cushion on a flat surface. Next,
place the product with the face
down on top of the cloth or
cushion.
Unfasten the screw from the
back of the product.
Lift and detach the stand.
Installing a Wall-mount Kit or Desktop Stand
Attach the wall-mount kit or desktop stand here
Bracket (sold separately)
1
A
2
3
B
4
A
B
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1 Preparations
Notes
 Using a screw longer than the standard length can damage the internal components of the
product.
 The length of screws required for a wall mount that does not comply with the VESA standards may
vary depending on the specifications.
 Do not use screws that do not comply with the VESA standards. Do not attach the wall-mount kit
or desktop stand using excessive force. The product may get damaged or fall and cause personal
injury. Samsung shall not be held liable for any damage or injury caused by using improper screws
or attaching the wall-mount kit or desktop stand using excessive force.
 Samsung shall not be held liable for any product damage or personal injury caused by using a wall-
mount kit other than the one specified or from an attempt to install the wall-mount kit on your own.
 To mount the product on a wall, ensure you purchase a wall-mount kit that can be installed 10cm
or farther away from the wall.
 Be sure to use a wall-mount kit that complies with the standards.
 To install the monitor using a wall mount, disconnect the stand base from the monitor.
1.3.5 Anti-theft Lock
An anti-theft lock allows you to use the product securely even in public places. The locking device shape
and locking method depend on the manufacturer. Refer to the user guide provided with your anti-theft
locking device for details. The lock device is sold separately.
The color and shape of parts may differ from what is shown. Specifications are subject to change
without notice to improve quality.
To lock an anti-theft locking device:
1 Fix the cable of your anti-theft locking device to a heavy object such as a desk.
2 Put one end of the cable through the loop on the other end.
3 Insert the locking device into the anti-theft lock slot at the back of the product.
4 Lock the locking device.
 An anti-theft locking device can be purchased separately.
 Refer to the user guide provided with your anti-theft locking device for details.
 Anti-theft locking devices can be purchased at electronics retailers or online.
POWER
DVI IN RGB IN AUDIO IN AUDIO OUT
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2 Connecting and Using a Source Device
2 Connecting and Using a Source Device
2.1 Before Connecting
2.1.1 Pre-connection Checkpoints
 Before connecting a source device, read the user manual provided with it.
The number and locations of ports on source devices may differ from device to device.
 Do not connect the power cable until all connections are completed.
Connecting the power cable during connection may damage the product.
 Check the types of ports at the back of the product you want to connect.
2.2 Connecting the Power
 To use the product, connect the power cable to a power outlet and the [POWER] port on the
product.(The input voltage is switched automatically.)
POWER
DVI IN RGB IN AUDIO IN AUDIO OUT
POWER
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Connecting and Using a Source Device
2
2 Connecting and Using a Source Device
2.3 Connecting and Using a PC
2.3.1 Connecting to a PC
 Select a connection method suitable for your PC.
Connecting parts may differ in different products.
Connection Using the D-SUB Cable (Analog Type)
Do not connect the power cable before connecting all other cables. Ensure you connect a source
device first before connecting the power cable.
1 Connect the D-SUB cable to the [RGB IN] port on the back of the product and the RGB port on the PC.
2 Press [ ] to change the input source to Analog.
Connection Using the DVI Cable
Do not connect the power cable before connecting all other cables. Ensure you connect a source
device first before connecting the power cable.
1 Connect the DVI cable to the [DVI IN] port on the back of the product and the DVI port on the PC.
2 Press [ ] to change the input source to Digital.
RGB IN
DVI IN
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Connecting and Using a Source Device
2
2 Connecting and Using a Source Device
Connecting to Headphones or Speakers
Do not connect the power cable before connecting all other cables. Ensure you connect a source
device first before connecting the power cable.
1 Connect an audio output device such as headphones or speakers to [ ] on the product.
Applicable to the models that have speakers only.
AUDIO OUT
AUDIO IN
AUDIO OUT
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Connecting and Using a Source Device
2
2 Connecting and Using a Source Device
Changing the sound settings on Windows
Control Panel Audio Speaker Speaker Setup
1 2
3 4
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Connecting and Using a Source Device
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2 Connecting and Using a Source Device
2.3.2 Driver Installation
 You can set the optimum resolution and frequency for this product by installing the corresponding
drivers.
 An installation driver is contained on the CD supplied with the product.
 If the file provided is faulty, visit the Samsung homepage (http://www.samsung.com) and
download the file.
1 Insert the user manual CD provided with the product into the CD-ROM drive.
2 Click "Windows Driver".
3 Follow the instructions given on the screen to proceed with installation.
4 Select your product model from the list of models.
5 Go to Display Properties and check that the resolution and refresh rate are appropriate.
Refer to your Windows OS manual for further details.
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Connecting and Using a Source Device
2
2 Connecting and Using a Source Device
2.3.3 Setting Optimum Resolution
An information message about setting optimum resolution will appear if you power on the product for the
first time after purchase.
Select a language on the product and change the resolution on your PC to the optimum setting.
1 Press [ ] to move to the language you want and press [ ].
2 To hide the information message, press [ ].
 If the optimum resolution is not selected, the message will appear up to three times for a specified
time even when the product is turned off and on again.
 The optimum resolution can also be selected in Control Panel on your PC.
The optimal resolution for this monitor is as follows:
**** x **** **Hz
Use the above settings to set the resolution on your PC.
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2
2 Connecting and Using a Source Device
2.3.4 Changing the Resolution Using a PC
 Adjust the resolution and refresh rate in Control Panel on your PC to obtain optimum picture
quality.
 The picture quality of TFT-LCDs may degrade if the optimum resolution is not selected.
Changing the Resolution on Windows XP
Go to Control Panel Display Settings and change the resolution.
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Changing the Resolution on Windows Vista
Go to Control Panel Personalization Display Settings and change the resolution.
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Changing the Resolution on Windows 7
Go to Control Panel Display Screen Resolution and change the resolution.
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Changing the Resolution on Windows 8
Go to Settings Control Panel Display Screen Resolution and change the resolution.
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3 Screen Setup
3 Screen Setup
Configure the screen settings such as brightness.
3.1 Brightness
You can adjust the general brightness of the picture. (Range: 0~100)
A higher value will make the picture appear brighter.
 This menu is not available when Bright is set to Dynamic Contrast mode.
 Not available if Eco Saving is set to On.
3.1.1 Configuring Brightness
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to Picture and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Brightness and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will
appear.
4 Adjust the Brightness using the [ ] buttons.
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Screen Setup
3
3 Screen Setup
3.2 Contrast
Adjust the contrast between the objects and background. (Range: 0~100)
A higher value will increase the contrast to make the object appear clearer.
 This menu is not available when Bright is in Cinema or Dynamic Contrast mode.
 This menu is not available when Color is in Full or Intelligent mode.
3.2.1 Configuring Contrast
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to Picture and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Contrast and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will
appear.
4 Adjust the Contrast using the [ ] buttons.
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Screen Setup
3
3 Screen Setup
3.3 Sharpness
Make the outline of objects more clear or blurry. (Range: 0~100)
A higher value will make the outline of objects clearer.
 This menu is not available when Bright is in Cinema or Dynamic Contrast mode.
 This menu is not available when Color is in Full or Intelligent mode.
3.3.1 Configuring Sharpness
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to Picture and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Sharpness and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will
appear.
4 Adjust the Sharpness using the [ ] buttons.
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Screen Setup
3
3 Screen Setup
3.4 SAMSUNG MAGIC Bright
This menu provides an optimum picture quality suitable for the environment where the product will be
used.
 Not available if Eco Saving is set to On.
 This menu is not available when Angle is enabled.
You can customize the brightness to suit your preferences.
3.4.1 Configuring SAMSUNG MAGIC Bright
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to Picture and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Bright and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will
appear.
 Custom: Customize the contrast and brightness as required.
 Standard: Obtain a picture quality suitable for editing documents or using Internet.
 Game: Obtain a picture quality suitable for playing games that involve many graphic effects and
dynamic movements.
 Cinema: Obtain the brightness and sharpness of TVs suitable for enjoying video and DVD
content.
 Dynamic Contrast: Obtain balanced brightness through automatic contrast adjustment.
4 Press [ ] to move to the option you want and press [ ].
5 The selected option will be applied.
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Screen Setup
3
3 Screen Setup
3.5 SAMSUNG MAGIC Angle
Angle allows you to configure the settings to obtain the optimum picture quality according to your
viewing angle.
 This menu is not available when Bright is in Cinema or Dynamic Contrast mode.
 This menu is not available when Color is enabled.
You can customize the angle to suit your preferences.
3.5.1 Configuring SAMSUNG MAGIC Angle
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to Picture and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Angle and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will
appear.
 Off : Select this option to view directly in front of the product.
 Lean Back Mode 1 : Select this option to view from a place slightly lower than the product.
 Lean Back Mode 2 : Select this option to view from a place lower than Lean Back Mode 1.
 Standing Mode : Select this option to view from a place higher than the product.
 Side Mode : Select this option to view from either side of the product.
 Group View: Select this option for more than one viewer to view from places , , and .
 Custom: Lean Back Mode 1 will be applied by default if Custom is selected.
4 Press [ ] to move to the option you want and press [ ].
5 The selected option will be applied.
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Screen Setup
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3 Screen Setup
3.6 Coarse
Adjust the screen frequency.
This menu is available in Analog mode only.
3.6.1 Adjusting Coarse
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to Picture and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Coarse and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will
appear.
4 Adjust the Coarse using the [ ] buttons.
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Screen Setup
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3 Screen Setup
3.7 Fine
Fine-adjust the screen to obtain a vivid picture.
This menu is available in Analog mode only.
3.7.1 Adjusting Fine
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to Picture and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Fine and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will appear.
4 Adjust the Fine using the [ ] buttons.
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4 Configuring Tint
4 Configuring Tint
Adjust the tint of the screen. This menu is not available when Bright is set to Cinema or
Dynamic Contrast mode.
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Color is a new picture-quality improvement technology developed independently by Samsung,
which delivers vivid natural colors without picture quality degradation.
This menu is not available when Angle is enabled.
4.1.1 Configuring SAMSUNG MAGIC Color
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to COLOR and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Color and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will
appear.
 Off: Disable Color.
 Demo: Compare normal screen mode with Color mode.
 Full: Obtain a vivid picture quality for all areas including the flesh colors in the picture.
 Intelligent: Improve the chroma for all areas except the flesh colors in the picture.
4 Press [ ] to move to the option you want and press [ ].
5 The selected option will be applied.
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Configuring Tint
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4 Configuring Tint
4.2 Red
Adjust the value of the color red in the picture. (Range: 0~100)
A higher value will increase the intensity of the color.
This menu is not available when Color is in Full or Intelligent mode.
4.2.1 Configuring Red
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to COLOR and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Red and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will appear.
4 Adjust the Red using the [ ] buttons.
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Configuring Tint
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4 Configuring Tint
4.3 Green
Adjust the value of the color green in the picture. (Range: 0~100)
A higher value will increase the intensity of the color.
This menu is not available when Color is in Full or Intelligent mode.
4.3.1 Configuring Green
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to COLOR and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Green and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will appear.
4 Adjust the Green using the [ ] buttons.
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Configuring Tint
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4 Configuring Tint
4.4 Blue
Adjust the value of the color blue in the picture. (Range: 0~100)
A higher value will increase the intensity of the color.
This menu is not available when Color is in Full or Intelligent mode.
4.4.1 Configuring Blue
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to COLOR and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Blue and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will appear.
4 Adjust the Blue using the [ ] buttons.
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Configuring Tint
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4 Configuring Tint
4.5 Color Tone
Adjust the general color tone of the picture.
 This menu is not available when Color is in Full or Intelligent mode.
 This menu is not available when Angle is enabled.
4.5.1 Configuring the Color Tone Settings
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to COLOR and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Color Tone and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will
appear.
 Cool 2: Set the color temperature to be cooler than Cool 1.
 Cool 1: Set the color temperature to be cooler than Normal mode.
 Normal: Display the standard color tone.
 Warm 1: Set the color temperature to be warmer than Normal mode.
 Warm 2: Set the color temperature to be warmer than Warm 1.
 Custom: Customize the color tone.
4 Press [ ] to move to the option you want and press [ ].
5 The selected option will be applied.
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Configuring Tint
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4.6 Gamma
Adjust the mid-range brightness (Gamma) of the picture.
This menu is not available when Angle is enabled.
4.6.1 Configuring Gamma
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to COLOR and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Gamma and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will
appear.
4 Press [ ] to move to the option you want and press [ ].
5 The selected option will be applied.
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5 Resizing or Relocating the Screen
5 Resizing or Relocating the Screen
5.1 H-Position & V-Position
H-Position: Move the screen to the left or right.
V-Position: Move the screen up or down.
 Available only when Image Size is set to Screen Fit.
 This menu is available in Analog mode only.
 When a 720P or 1080P signal is input in AV mode ,select Screen Fit to adjust horizontal position
in 0-6 levels.
5.1.1 Configuring H-Position & V-Position
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to SIZE&POSITION and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to H-Position or V-Position, and press [ ]. The following screen will
appear.
4 Press [ ] to configure H-Position or V-Position.
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Resizing or Relocating the Screen
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5 Resizing or Relocating the Screen
5.2 Image Size
Change the picture size.
5.2.1 Changing the Image Size
1 Press any button on the front of the product to display the Key Guide. Next, press [ ] to display
the corresponding menu screen.
2 Press [ ] to move to SIZE&POSITION and press [ ] on the product.
3 Press [ ] to move to Image Size and press [ ] on the product. The following screen will
appear.
 Auto: Display the picture according to the aspect ratio of the input source.
 Wide: Display the picture in full screen regardless of the aspect ratio of the input source.
 4:3: Display the picture with an aspect ratio of 4:3. Suitable for videos and standard broadcasts.
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