Edimax EU-4306 Installation guide

EU-4306
Quick Installation Guide
03-2013 / v1.0
Contents
I. Package Contents .................................................................................. 3
II. System Requirements............................................................................ 3
III. Installation ............................................................................................ 3
IV. Linux ..................................................................................................... 5
IV-1.
Requirements .................................................................................. 5
IV-2.
File Description ................................................................................ 5
IV-3.
Conditional Complition Flags ........................................................... 5
IV-3-1. Getting Started ........................................................................ 5
IV-3-2. Usage ....................................................................................... 6
IV-3-3. Driver Parameters .................................................................... 6
V. Mac OS ................................................................................................. 7
V-1.
Driver Installation ............................................................................ 7
V-2.
Driver Uninstallation........................................................................ 9
V-3.
Troubleshooting – OS X 10.8 Installation Issue .............................. 10
VI. Windows ..............................................................................................12
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I. Package Contents
USB 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
QIG
CD-ROM
II. System Requirements
- Windows 98 SE, Windows 2000, Windows ME, Windows XP, Windows 7,
Windows 8, Mac OS X
- Internet Explorer V 5.0 or above, Netscape V 4.0 or above, Firefox 1.5 or
above.
III. Installation
1. Switch on your computer and insert the Ethernet adapter into an available
USB port of your computer.
Note: The EU-4306 is compatible with USB
2.0 & 3.0 ports - for best performance
please use a USB 3.0 port.
2. If a Hardware Wizard/Driver Installation window opens as shown to the
left, please click “Cancel” or “Close”.
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3. Insert the included CD-ROM into the CD drive of your computer. Browse to
the contents of the CD-ROM and open the “Drivers” folder.
4. Open the correct folder for your operating system and then follow the
instructions in the appropriate chapter to install the necessary drivers.
IV. Linux
V. Mac OS
VI. Windows
5. After the drivers are installed, carefully insert your Ethernet cable into the
Gigabit Ethernet adapter.
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IV. Linux
IV-1.
Requirements
In order to build the driver, Linux kernel sources must be installed on the build
machine. The running kernel version must match the installed kernel sources;
kernel sources can be obtained from www.kernel.org or your Linux
distributor.
Note: Ensure that the kernel is built with Host-side, EHCI, OHCI or UHCI support.
IV-2.
File Description
File
Description
ax88179_178a.c
AX88179_178A Main Linux driver
axix.h
AX88179_178A Linux driver header
Makefile
AX88179_178A driver make
IV-3.
IV-3-1.
Conditional Complition Flags
Getting Started
1.Extract the compressed driver source file to your template directory by the
following command:
[root@localhost template]# tar -xf DRIVER_SOURCE_PACKAGE.tar.bz2
2.
The driver source files should be extracted to the current directory.
Execute the following command to compile the driver:
[root@localhost template]# make
3.
If the compilation is successful, ax88179_178a.ko will be created under
the current directory.
4.
If you wish to use modprobe to mount the driver, execute the following
command to install the driver:
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[root@localhost template]# make install
IV-3-2.
1.
Usage
To load the driver manually, go to the driver directory and execute the
following commands:
[root@localhost template]# modprobe usbnet
[root@localhost template]# insmod ax88179_178a.ko
2.
To unload the driver, execute the following command:
[root@localhost anywhere]# rmmod axax88179_178a
IV-3-3.
Driver Parameters
The following parameters can be set when using insmod:
Msg_enable=0xNNNNNNN
Specifies the msg_enable of usbnet.
Example:
Insmod ax88179_178.ko msg_enable=0x00000000
bszie=xx
Specifies the Rx Bulk In Queue size (KB)
If bszie value is between 1 and 5, the bszie value is fixed at 5KB.
If bszie value is over 24, the bszie value is fixed at 24KB.
If bszie value equals zero, the Bulk In Queue function is
disabled.
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V. Mac OS
V-1.
Driver Installation
1.
Open the folder named “AX88179_178A_...” and double click the
“AX88179_178A.dmg” file. Navigate to the disk image mounted to your
Mac as shown in the following screen:
2.
Double click the .pkg file to open the driver installation wizard. Click
“Continue” and follow the on-screen instructions.
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3.
Click “install” to continue the installation operation. You may be
prompted for your username and password.
4.
You will be prompted that your computer must restart after the
installation is complete. Click “Continue Installation” to proceed.
5.
When the installation is complete, as shown below, click “Restart” to
restart your system.
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V-2.
Driver Uninstallation
1.
Open the folder named “AX88179_178A_...” and double click the
“AX88179_178A.dmg” file. Navigate to the disk image mounted to your
Mac as shown in the following screen:
2.
Double click the “AX88179_178A_uninstall” file to uninstall the driver. The
screen below will confirm the uninstall was successful:
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V-3.
Troubleshooting – OS X 10.8 Installation Issue
For Mac OS X 10.8 users, new security features in the OX X 10.8 system may
initially prevent you from installing the drivers. By default, the OS X 10.8
system prevents users from installing or launching applications which are not
downloaded from the Mac App Store, or which have not been digitally signed
by the developers.
Depending on your driver version, your drivers may not yet have been digitally
signed. If this is the case, you will see the error message below when you
open the installer:
To override this function, and continue with driver installation, please follow
the instructions below:
1.Control-click (hold down the control button on your keyboard and then
click) the .pkg file and select “Open” from the menu, as shown below:
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2.You will be prompted that the installer is from an unidentified developer
and asked to confirm if you wish to open it. Please click “Open” to
continue.
3.The installer will open and function normally as described in V-1. Driver
Installation.
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VI. Windows
1. Open the correct folder for your version of Windows.
2.
3.
On the following screen, open the folder named “AX88179_178A_...”
Locate and double click the “Setup.exe” icon to start the driver installation
wizard.
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4.
Please wait while the setup wizard prepares to install the drivers.
5.
When the installation is complete, click “Finish”.
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resulting from any defect in the software. Edimax Technology Co., Ltd. reserves the right
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The product you have purchased and the setup screen may appear slightly different from
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Add: No. 3, Wu-Chuan 3rd Rd., Wu-Ku Industrial Park, New Taipei City, Taiwan
Tel: +886-2-77396888
Email: sales@edimax.com.tw
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Federal Communication Commission Interference Statement
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part
15 of FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a
residential installation. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not
installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does
cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment
off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
1. Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
2. Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
3. Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.
4. Consult the dealer or an experienced radio technician for help.
FCC Caution
This device and its antenna must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any other antenna or
transmitter. This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two
conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference
received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. Any changes or modifications not expressly
approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the authority to operate equipment.
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Radiation Exposure Statement
This equipment complies with FCC radiation exposure set forth for an uncontrolled environment. In order to avoid
the possibility of exceeding the FCC radio frequency exposure limits, human proximity to the antenna shall not be
less than 2.5cm (1 inch) during normal operation.
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) RF Exposure Requirements
This EUT is compliance with SAR for general population/uncontrolled exposure limits in ANSI/IEEE C95.1-1999 and
had been tested in accordance with the measurement methods and procedures specified in OET Bulletin 65
Supplement C. The equipment version marketed in US is restricted to usage of the channels 1-11 only. This
equipment is restricted to indoor use when operated in the 5.15 to 5.25 GHz frequency range.
R&TTE Compliance Statement
This equipment complies with all the requirements of DIRECTIVE 1999/5/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND
THE COUNCIL of March 9, 1999 on radio equipment and telecommunication terminal equipment and the mutual
recognition of their conformity (R&TTE). The R&TTE Directive repeals and replaces in the directive 98/13/EEC
(Telecommunications Terminal Equipment and Satellite Earth Station Equipment) As of April 8, 2000.
Safety
This equipment is designed with the utmost care for the safety of those who install and use it. However, special
attention must be paid to the dangers of electric shock and static electricity when working with electrical
equipment. All guidelines of this and of the computer manufacture must therefore be allowed at all times to
ensure the safe use of the equipment.
EU Countries Intended for Use
The ETSI version of this device is intended for home and office use in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech,
Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta,
Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, and United Kingdom. The ETSI
version of this device is also authorized for use in EFTA member states: Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and
Switzerland.
EU Countries Not Intended for Use
None
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EU Declaration of Conformity
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This equipment is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC,
2009/125/EC.
Cet équipement est conforme aux exigences essentielles et autres dispositions de la directive 1999/5/CE, 2009/125/CE
Toto zařízení je v souladu se základními požadavky a ostatními příslušnými ustanoveními směrnic 1999/5/ES,
2009/125/ES.
Urządzenie jest zgodne z ogólnymi wymaganiami oraz szczególnymi warunkami określonymi Dyrektywą UE 1999/5/EC,
2009/125/EC
Acest echipament este în conformitate cu cerinţele esenţiale şi alte prevederi relevante ale Directivei 1999/5/CE,
2009/125/CE.
Это оборудование соответствует основным требованиям и положениям Директивы 1999/5/EC, 2009/125/EC.
Ez a berendezés megfelel az alapvető követelményeknek és más vonatkozó irányelveknek (1999/5/EK, 2009/125/EC)
Bu cihaz 1999/5/EC, 2009/125/EC direktifleri zorunlu istekler ve diğer hükümlerle ile uyumludur.
Обладнання відповідає вимогам і умовам директиви 1999/5/EC, 2009/125/EC.
Toto zariadenie spĺňa základné požiadavky a ďalšie príslušné ustanovenia smerníc 1999/5/ES, 2009/125/ES.
Dieses Gerät erfüllt die Voraussetzungen gemäß den Richtlinien 1999/5/EC, 2009/125/EC.
El presente equipo cumple los requisitos esenciales de la Directiva 1999/5/EC, 2009/125/EC.
Questo apparecchio è conforme ai requisiti essenziali e alle altre disposizioni applicabili della Direttiva 1999/5/CE,
2009/125/CE.
Dit apparaat voldoet aan de essentiële eisen en andere van toepassing zijnde bepalingen van richtlijn 1999/5/EC,
2009/125/EC.
Este equipamento cumpre os requesitos essênciais da Directiva 1999/5/EC, 2009/125/EC
Dette utstyret er i samsvar med de viktigste kravene og andre relevante regler i Direktiv 1999/5/EC, 2009/125/EC.
Denna utrustning är i överensstämmelse med de väsentliga kraven och övriga relevanta bestämmelser i direktiv
1999/5/EG, 2009/125/EG.
Dette udstyr er i overensstemmelse med de væ sentligste krav og andre relevante forordninger i direktiv 1999/5/EC,
2009/125/EC.
Tämä laite täyttää direktiivien 1999/5/EY, 2009/125/EY oleelliset vaatimukset ja muut asiaankuuluvat määräykset.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------WEEE Directive & Product Disposal
At the end of its serviceable life, this product should not be treated as household or general waste. It should be
handed over to the applicable collection point for the recycling of electrical and electronic equipment, or returned
to the supplier for disposal.
Multi-Language Quick Installation Guide(QIG) on the CD
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Declaration of Conformity
We, Edimax Technology Co., Ltd., declare under our sole responsibility, that the
equipment described below complies with the requirements of the European Council
directive (2004/108/EC).
Equipment: USB 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
Model No.: EU-4306
The following European standards for essential requirements have been followed:
EMC: EN 55022: 2010 (Class B)
EN 55024: 2010
IEC 61000-4-2: 2008; IEC 61000-4-3: 2006/ A1: 2007/ A2:
2010;
IEC 61000-4-4: 2004/ A1: 2010; IEC 61000-4-5: 2005;
IEC 61000-4-6: 2008;
Safety (LVD): EN 60950-1: 2006 +A12: 2011
Edimax Technology Co., Ltd.
No. 3, Wu Chuan 3rd Road,
Wu-Ku Industrial Park,
New Taipei City, Taiwan
Date of Signature: March, 2013
Signature:
Printed Name:
Title:
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Albert Chang
Director
Edimax Technology Co., Ltd.
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