HP 19" Color Monitor User’s Guide

Setting Up Your Monitor

Setting Up Your Monitor

Where to Place the Monitor

Place your monitor on a flat sturdy surface.

Ensure the operating site is free from excessive heat, moisture, and sources of electromagnetic fields. Sources of electromagnetic fields include transformers, motors, and other monitors.

Connecting the Cables

1Before you connect any cables, refer to the safety instructions at the beginning of this manual. Make sure your computer and monitor are switched off.

2Connect the video cable (it has a 15-pin plug) to the video outlet on your com- puter. Tighten the thumbscrews on the plug.

3Connect the power cord to the monitor.

4Plug the power cord into the power outlet.

Video cable


Power cords


The location of your computer’s video cable connector may be different to the one


shown. Refer to the manual that came with your computer, if necessary.

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