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●Figure 2-22 Connecting the DVI Video Cable
●Figure 2-23 Connecting the VGA Video Cable
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4.Connect the audio cable between the PC audio out port and the monitor audio in port.
NOTE:The audio cable is required for the monitor speakers to function.
Figure 2-24 Connecting the Audio Cable
5.Connect the USB upstream cable between the PC and the monitor.
NOTE:The USB cable is required for optional USB modules and touch screen operation.
Figure 2-25 Connecting the USB Cable
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6.Connect the AC power cord between the monitor and an electrical wall outlet.
Figure 2-26 Connecting the AC Power Cord
WARNING!To reduce the risk of electric shock or damage to the equipment:
Do not disable the power cord grounding plug. The grounding plug is an important safety
Plug the power cord into a grounded (earthed) electrical outlet that is easily accessible at all
Disconnect power from the equipment by unplugging the power cord from the electrical outlet.
For your safety, do not place anything on power cords or cables. Arrange them so that no one
may accidentally step on or trip over them. Do not pull on a cord or cable. When unplugging from
the electrical outlet, grasp the cord by the plug.
7.Replace the cable connection cover on the rear of the monitor.
Figure 2-27 Replacing the Cable Connection Cover Plate
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8.Turn on the computer, then press the power button on the underside of the monitor to power it
Figure 2-28 Pressing the Power Button
Installing the Touch Drivers for Microsoft Windows XP
NOTE:You do not need to install the touch driver software for Microsoft Windows 7 or Windows
Vista. Microsoft plug-and-play touch drivers are already included in those operating systems for this
Using the touch screen function on systems running Microsoft Windows XP requires the HP touch
driver installation. The touch driver software can be downloaded from the Internet or from the HP
software and documentation CD included with the monitor.
Installing Drivers from the CD
1.Insert the HP software and documentation CD in the computer’s optical drive. The CD menu is
2.Select the menu to install the touch driver for Microsoft Windows XP from the CD menu.
3.Follow the on screen instructions to complete the touch driver installation process.
Downloading Drivers from the Internet
1.Go to http://www.hp.com/support.
2.Select your country or region.
3.Select your language.
4.Select Drivers & Software and enter your monitor model name and number.
5.Follow the instructions on the screen to download the touch driver software.
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Installing a Cable Lock
When the monitor is assembled to the optional stand and used on a desktop, you can secure the
monitor to a fixed object with an optional cable lock available from HP.
Figure 2-29 Installing a Cable Lock
Locating the Rating Labels
The rating labels on the monitor provide the spare part number, product number, and serial number.
You may need these numbers when contacting HP about the monitor model. The rating labels are
located on the rear panel of the monitor display head.
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