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Manually installing the monitor driver
Below are steps for manually installing the monitor driver in Microsoft Windows 7,
Microsoft Windows 10.
Installing the monitor driver in Windows 7
To use the Plug and Play feature in Microsoft Windows 7, do the following:
1. Turn off the computer, all attached devices.
2. Ensure that the monitor is connected correctly.
3. Turn on the monitor and then the system unit. Allow your computer to start the
Windows 7 operating system.
4. From the Lenovo website http://support.lenovo.com/docs/P27q_10, find the
corresponding monitor driver and download it to a PC to which this monitor is
connected (such as a desktop).
5. Open the Display Properties window by clicking Start, Control Panel and
Hardware and Sound icon. and then clicking the Display icon.
6. Click the Change the display settings tab.
7. Click the Advanced Settings icon.
8. Click the Monitor tab.
9. Click the Properties button.
10. Click the Driver tab.
11. Click Update Driver, then click Browse the computer to find the driver program.
12. Select Pick from the list of device driver program on the computer.
13. Click the Hard Disk button. By clicking the Browse button, browse and point to
the following path:
X:\Monitor Drivers\Windows 7
(where X indicates "the folder in which the downloaded driver is located" (such as
14. Select the "lenp27q-10.inf" file and click the Open button. Click the OK button.
15. In the new window, select LEN P27q-10 and click Next.
16. After the installation is complete, delete all downloaded files and close all
17. Restart the system. The system will automatically select the maximum refresh
rate and corresponding Color Matching Profiles.
Note: On LCD monitors, unlike CRTs, a faster refresh rate does not improve display
quality. Lenovo recommends using either 2560 x 1440 at a refresh rate of 60 Hz, or 640
x 480 at a refresh rate of 60 Hz.