StarTech.com Universal Laptop USB 2.0 Docking Station with Audio and Ethernet

USBDOCK2
Instruction Manual
USB Docking Station
Universal USB 2.0
Laptop Docking Station
with Audio and Ethernet
Manual Revision:09/13/2010
For the most up-to-date information, please visit www.startech.com
FCC Compliance Statement
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class
B 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. 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:
• Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
• Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
• Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the
receiver
is connected.
• Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
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Table of Contents
Introduction................................................................ 1
Packaging Contents.............................................................. 1
System Requirements........................................................... 1
Rear View.............................................................................. 2
Side View 1............................................................................ 2
Side View 2............................................................................ 2
Installation.................................................................. 3
Hardware Installation............................................................. 3
Verify Installation................................................................... 3
Specifications............................................................. 4
Technical Support...................................................... 5
Warranty Information................................................. 5
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Introduction
The StarTech.com USB 2.0 Laptop Docking Station / Port Replicator with
Audio can be used to expand the I/O capabilities of a laptop / notebook, or
netbook through a single USB connection. The USBDOCK2 offers several
commonly used interface ports, such as 10/100Mbps RJ45 Ethernet,
3.5mm mini-jack audio connectors for headphones and microphones and
four additional USB 2.0 ports. The USBDOCK2 makes it easy to plug and
unplug your devices when moving your laptop around. Simply plug in one
cable to connect to multiple peripherals at your desk or work station. The
docking station is also small enough to carry around in your bag, to give
you expanded capabilities while on the road. Backed by a StarTech.com 1
year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
Packaging Contents
• 1 x USB 2.0 Docking Station
• 1 x USB cable
• 1 x Universal Power Adapter
• 3 x Power Adapter Plug (NA/UK/EU)
• 1 x Installation CD
• 1 x Instruction Manual
System Requirements
• USB enabled computer system with available USB port
• Microsoft® Windows® XP/Server 2003/Vista/Server 2008 R2/7
(32/64-bit), or Apple® Mac OS® 10.4~10.6 or Linux®
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Rear View
Side View 1
Side View 2
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Installation
Hardware Installation
1. Insert the included Installation CD into the computer’s CD/DVD drive.
2. Make sure no other devices are connected to the docking station.
3. Connect the included USB cable from the USB type B “Up” port on the
docking station to an available USB port on the computer system.
4. Windows will automatically detect the docking station and begin
installing the drivers.
5. If the Found New Hardware prompt appears, select the option to “Install
Automatically”. Windows will search the CD for the drivers.
OPTIONAL: If the USB ports on the host computer are under powered, or
connecting high-powered USB peripherals into the USB hub, the external
power adapter may be required.
Verify Installation
From the main desktop, right-click on “My Computer” (“Computer” in
Vista/7), then select Manage. In the new Computer Management window,
select Device Manager from the left window panel.
Under the “Network Adapters” and “Sound, video and game controllers”
category should be a USB Ethernet Adapter and USB Audio device
respectively.
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Specifications
Bus Interface
USB 2.0
Chipset ID
Ethernet: Moschip MCS7830
Audio: C-Media CM108
Connectors
1 x RJ45 Ethernet female
2 x 3.5mm mini-jack female
4 x USB type A female
1 x USB type B female
1 x DC Power
LEDs
1 x RJ45 Link
1 x RJ45 Speed/Activity
Maximum Data Transfer Rate
USB 2.0: 480 Mbps
Power Adapter
5VDC, 3000mA, center positive
Operating Temperature
0°C ~ 40°C (32°F ~ 104°F)
Storage Temperature
-10°C ~ 80°C (14°F ~ 176°F)
Humidity
0 ~ 90% RH
Dimensions
183.0mm x 70.0mm x 25.0mm
Weight
185 g
Compatible Operating
Systems
Windows XP/Server 2003/Vista/
Server 2008 R2/7 (32/64-bit),
Mac OS 10.4~10.6, Linux
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Technical Support
StarTech.com’s lifetime technical support is an integral part of our
commitment to provide industry-leading solutions. If you ever need
help with your product, visit www.startech.com/support and access
our comprehensive selection of online tools, documentation, and
downloads.
Warranty Information
This product is backed by a one year warranty.
In addition, StarTech.com warrants its products against defects in
materials and workmanship for the periods noted, following the initial
date of purchase. During this period, the products may be returned
for repair, or replacement with equivalent products at our discretion.
The warranty covers parts and labor costs only. StarTech.com does
not warrant its products from defects or damages arising from misuse,
abuse, alteration, or normal wear and tear.
Limitation of Liability
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com USA LLP (or their officers, directors, employees or agents) for
any damages (whether direct or indirect, special, punitive, incidental,
consequential, or otherwise), loss of profits, loss of business, or any
pecuniary loss, arising out of or related to the use of the product exceed
the actual price paid for the product. Some states do not allow the
exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages. If such
laws apply, the limitations or exclusions contained in this statement
may not apply to you.
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