What DVI Cable Do I Need For My Samsung DVI Compatible Monitor?
Samsung monitors that are DVI compatible use a DVI-D (Digital) Single Link input cable or a DVI-I (Analog) Single Link cable. You can connect the DVI-D input port on your monitor to a video card that has either: A DVI-D Single or Dual Link output port. A DVI-I Single or Dual Link output
How To Resolve For Fuzzy Or Blurry Text On Your Monitor
Steps you can take to improve the how text appears on your monitor
What Is High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection System (HDCP)?
HDCP (High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection) is a specification developed by Intel Corporation to protect digital content passed between DVI (Digital Video Interface) compliant video transmitters (computers, for example) and DVI compliant video receivers (monitors, televisions, etc In the past
How Do I Clean My LED Monitor?
Warning: To avoid the risk of electric shock, make sure your hands are dry before unplugging your monitor from or plugging your monitor into an electrical outlet. When you clean your monitor, do not press down on the LED screen. Pressing down on the screen can scratch or damage your display.
How Do I Select ICC Color Profiles?
ICC color profiles control how colors look on your monitor. When you select an ICC profile, you first associate it with your monitor, and then, if you choose, make it the default profile. You can associate more than one ICC color profile with your monitor, but only one profile at a time can be
How Do I Retain The Display On My Monitor After Closing My Laptop? (Windows 7 And Vista)
Important: The steps below are a functionality of your computer, not your monitor. If this troubleshooting does not work or any of the options are grayed out, please contact your computer manufacturer for further troubleshooting. Click on the Start button. Type Power Options into the
How To Perform a Self Test
This video shows you how to test a range of video problems to determine if the problem is in the monitor or not.
Cracked, Torn, or Broken LCD Screens If the LCD screen on your monitor is cracked, torn, or broken, you really have only two alternatives: Setting up a service appointment with Samsung to have the screen replaced as an out of warranty repair. Note: You cannot replace the screen yourself.
Drivers And Software
All Samsung Monitors are Plug and Play compatible. Plug and Play means that your operating system (Windows, Mac and most versions of Linux and UNIX) along with a properly installed video card will detect your monitor and will know the supported resolutions and refresh rates. Click Your
Setting Up An Audio Connection
Audio Issues When Using The Monitor With A Personal Computer
PC Audio/Sound Issues
Monitor Turns Off And On Repeatedly Or Shuts Itself Off
Important: This article assumes that your monitor is powering off and on or has shut itself off. If the power light on your monitor stays on, but the image goes blank, click here for Blank Screen/No Image. If your monitor turns off and on repeatedly or turns itself off, use the following
On Screen Display (OSD) Menu Appears Randomly Or On It's Own
If the OSD menu appears randomly or on its own try resetting your monitor. To Reset The Monitor Power the Monitor Off. Check the buttons on the monitor, verify that none of the buttons are stuck. Disconnect the monitor power cord and wait approximately 2 minutes. Reconnect the monitor
The Monitor Does Not Go Into Sleep Mode
Select your configuration from the options below.
Monitor Stops Powering On, But Previously Worked
If your monitor stops powering on, try performing the following steps to resolve the issue: Check that the power cord is still firmly connected to the back of the monitor and to the outlet. Plug another device into the outlet to make sure it is still receiving power. If you are using a
The Power LED Is Blinking But No Images Appear On The Screen
If the power LED is Blinking but nothing appears on the display, it could be a settings issue within the computer, or the monitor could be in sleep mode or it may need to be serviced.To wake the monitor from sleep mode, move your mouse or press any key on your keyboard. If the monitor does not
When Turned On The Monitor Gradually Brightens Until Max Brightness Is Reached
If your monitor gradually brightens over time when first turned on, this may be an issue with the monitor's backlight or with your graphics card. To determine what is causing this issue, follow the steps for performing a Self Test below: Power off both your computer and your monitor.
No Power When Connected To A Surge Protector Or (UPS) Uninterruptible Power Supply
If your monitor does not power on when connected to a Surge Protector or (UPS) Uninterruptible Power Supply device, try the following steps in order and attempt to power on the monitor after each step: Important: Some Samsung monitors have a power switch on the back as well as a power button
No Power When Connected Directly To An Electrical Outlet
If your monitor does not power on when connected directly into an electrical outlet, try the following steps in order and attempt to power on the monitor after each step: Important: Some Samsung monitors have a power switch on the back as well as a power button on the front. If your monitor
The Screen Flickers When First Turned On
To determine the reason your monitor flickers when turned on, follow the steps below.
Monitor Does Not Come Out Of Sleep Mode
If your monitor does not come out of sleep mode, there is a connectivity issue with your computer. To resolve this issue, follow the steps below: This issue may be caused by your signal cable. Try using a different cable to verify if your cable is defective. If the issue is still not resolved
How To Extend Your Display To A Second Monitor In WIndows 8.
Use Multiple Monitors With Your WIndows 8 Computer