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An OSD message appears in a box that covers much of the monitor screen. The mouse pointer disappears behind the box whenever I try to sweep into it. The box will not go away (except intermittantly) unless I physically turn off the monitor. It reappears a minute or less later after the monitor has been turned back on.

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OSD means On Screen Display. To unlock the OSD hold the power button of the monitor until you get a message similar to "OSD unlocked".
If you still have problems, click on this link for further instructions :-
http://www.ehow.com/how_5008634_fix-lockout-display-computer-monitor.html

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