EnGenius EWS5912FP Installation guide

Introduction
Quick Installation Guide
The EnGenius EWS Series Wireless Management Switches provide fullymanaged L2 switching capabilities and PoE+ support while EWS Wireless
Indoor and Outdoor Access Points connected to them can extend a
network to provide connectivity for a growing array of wireless client
devices simplified one-to-many mode configuration and authorized to
access network resources a company’s Internet connection. For efficient
manageability, through an easy-to-navigate, browser-based Graphical User
Interface (GUI), each EWS Switch also offers priority-based configurations
depending on an IT manager’s or network administrator’s need. Together
the EWS Switches and Access Points reach their full potential by allowing
for quick deployment, simplified management and monitoring, and seamless
concurrent upgrades, making the platform ideal for expansive or expanding
business properties and operations.
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Rack Mount Kit
Wireless Management Switch
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RJ45 Console Cable
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A) Connect the supplied Power Cord to the EWS Switch and plug the
other end into an electrical outlet. Verify the Power LED indicator is lit
on the EWS Switch. Wait for the EWS Switch to complete boot up. It
might take few minutes to complete the process.
A) Once your computer is on, ensure
that your TCP/IP is set to On or
Enabled. Open Network
Connections and then click Local
Area Connection. Select Internet
Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4).
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LAN Mode
PoE Max
PoE Mode
LED Mode
Power Cord
Rack Installation
To mount the Switch onto a rack, attach the included rack mounting
brackets to the Switch. Then secure the mounting brackets to the rack.
The Switch can be mounted in an EIA standard size, 19-inch rack, which
can be placed in a wiring closet with other equipment.
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Power
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Fault
LAN Mode
PoE Max
PoE Mode
LED Mode
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•Do not place heavy objects on the Switch.
•Do not expose the Switch to direct sunlight.
•Make sure that there is adequate space (at least 2 inches) for proper heat
dissipation around the Switch. Please do not cover the ventilation holes on
all sides of the Switch.
•Install the Switch in a fairly cool and dry environment.
•Install the Switch in a site free from strong electromagnetic source.
•Visually inspect the power jack and make sure that it is fully secured to the
power Cord.
PoE Max
PoE Mode
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EWS AP
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Fault
PoE Max
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PoE Max
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B) If your computer is already on a
network, ensure that you have
set it to a Static IP Address on the
interface.
(Example: 192.168.1.10 and the
Subnet Mask address as
255.255.255.0)
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LAN Mode
PoE Max
PoE Mode
LED Mode
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LAN Mode
PoE Mode
LED
Per Device
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LED Mode
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Color
Status
Power
Green
Solid Light
Power On
Light Off
Power Off
Amber
Solid Light
Light Off
PoE Max
Amber
Solid Light
Light Off
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Error
Normal Behavior
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No additional devices can be
powered on via PoE.
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Technical Support
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PoE Max
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Country of Purchase
Service Center
Service Information
North America
Canada
rma@engeniuscanada.com
Toll Free: (+1) 888 397 2788
Local: (+1) 905 940 8181
Mode
Console
Additional devices may still be
added
PoE Mode
Green
Solid Light
Select LED Mode to “PoE Mode”
LAN Mode
Green
Solid Light
A valid 1000 Mbps link is
established on the port.
Amber
Solid Light
A valid 100 Mbps link is established
on the port.
Off
Light Off
A valid 10 Mbps link is established
on the port.
Green
Solid Light
Power is being supplied from the
PoE Switch.
Amber
Solid Light
Off
Light Off
Green
Solid Light
Notes
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Los Angeles, USA
support@engeniustech.com
Toll Free: (+1) 888 735 7888
Local: (+1) 714 432 8668
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Miami, USA
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Europe
Netherlands
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(+31) 40 8200 887
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CIS
Middle East
Russia
Dubai, UAE
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Toll Free:
U.A.E.:800-EnGenius
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General: (+971) 4 357 5599
Asia
Oceania
Singapore
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Toll Free:
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Others
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Error
No Power
A valid link is established on the port
Blinking
Packet transmission on the port
Off
No link is established on the port
Green
Solid Light
A valid 1000 Mbps link is
established on the port.
Amber
Solid Light
A valid 100 Mbps link is established
on the port.
Off
Light Off
No link is established on the port
Green
Solid Light
A valid link is established on the
port
Blinking
Packet transmission on the port
Off
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Select LED Mode to “Ethernet Mode”
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Meaning
Solid Light
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LAN Mode
PoE Mode
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Indicator
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LED
Per Copper Port
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Reset
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PoE Max
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Power
Mode
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Managing Wireless Management Switch
For further Switch configurations, click on Switch at the top left of the
dash board. Refer to the Wireless Management Switch User Manual for more
information on configuration settings.
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C
LED Guide
Managing Wireless Managed AP(s)
The Managed AP(s) that are successfully being managed will be listed
under the Managed AP(s) list. Click on the Device Name to access to its
Configuration settings. Please refer to the Wireless Management Switch
User Manual for more information on configuration settings.
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LED Mode
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Speed
Link/Act
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LED
Per SFP Port
C) You will be prompted to enter an IP Address range for the Managed AP(s).
- Select DHCP for an IP Address to be assigned automatically if there is
a DHCP server in the network.
- Select Static to enter the IP
Address, Subnet Mask, Gateway,
and DNS Server manually.
Click Apply to continue.
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Power
B) A login screen will appear. By default, username is admin and the
password is password. Enter the current username and password of
the Wireless Management Switch and then click Login.
C) The EnGenius Wireless Management Switch User Interface will appear.
Make sure the Controller State is set to Enabled.
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B) Connect one end of a Category 5/6 Ethernet cable into the Gigabit
(10/100/1000) Ethernet port on the Switch’s front panel and the
other end to the Ethernet Port on the computer. Verify that the LED
on the Ethernet port of the Switch is green.
C) Connect the EWS AP(s) to the EWS Switch. Verify that the LED on the
Ethernet port(s) of the EWS Switch is green.
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B) To manage the Managed AP(s), select the desired
Managed AP(s) by checking the boxes and click Add.
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Reset
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* Your model number may
be different in the web
browser interface.
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Locating Wireless Managed AP(s)
A) Go to Device Management and select Access Points. All Managed
AP(s) connected to the same network as the Wireless Management
Switch will appear on the right side of the screen, under the Access
Point AP(s) Detected list.
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A) Open a web browser on your computer. In the address bar of the web
browser, enter 192.168.0.239 and enter.
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Power
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Wireless Management L2 Switch
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LAN Mode
PoE Max
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Console
version l.0
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Console
Console
Open the shipping carton and carefully unpack its contents. Please see
the Packaging Contents (right) to make sure all the items are present and
undamaged. Please note that the model you have purchased may appear
slightly different. If any item is missing or damaged, please contact your
local EnGenius reseller for replacement.
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Before you connect
Unpacking
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Reset
Power
27F
Link/Act
Speed
LAN Mode
PoE Max
100/1000Mbps
Speed
Link/Act
Power
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Fault
PoE Max
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Console
Mode
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2 Connecting to the Switch
Installing the Switch on a Flat Surface
Install the Switch on a flat surface such as a desktop or shelf, attach the
rubber feet on the bottom at each corner of the Switch. The rubber feet
cushion the Switch from shock or vibration, and secure space between
devices when stacking.
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LAN Mode
PoE Max
LED Mode
Speed
Link/Act
Power
Fault
LAN Mode
PoE Mode
Reset
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PoE Max
LAN Mode
LED Mode
Speed
Link/Act
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Speed
Link/Act
Power
Power
Fault
1 Switch Installation
27F
Speed
Link/Act
Reset
100/1000Mbps
Link/Act
Speed
Fault
28F
Mode
Console
25F
Speed
Link/Act
Power
Speed
Link/Act
Reset
Console
Link/Act
Speed
LAN Mode
PoE Max
27F
Speed
Link/Act
Power
Fault
No link is established on the port
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Maximum data rates are based on IEEE 802.3ab standards. Actual throughput and range
may vary depending on distance between devices or traffic and bandwidth load in the
network. Features and specifications subject to change without notice. Trademarks and
registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners. For United States of
America: Copyright ©2013 EnGenius Technologies, Inc. All rights reserved. Compliant with
FCC - This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class A digital
device, pursuant to Part 15 of the 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. Operation of this
equipment in a residential area is likely to cause harmful interference in which case the user
will be required to correct the interference at his own expense.