Line Interactive 600VA UPS
Quick Install Guide
F6U600au
Introduction
Each year, several natural and man-made occurrences put the power supplied to your
electronics in your home or office in jeopardy. At risk are your hardware, software, and
data because of these power problems.
This product is designed to provide clean power to all computer systems and peripherals
with maximum protection. It integrates quality surge protection and battery backup
capabilities to provide complete power protection for your computer, modem, hard drive,
and other related equipment. This product will safeguard against power disturbances of
all kinds; blackouts, surges, spikes and line noise contamination.
1 - Inspection
Remove the UPS from its package and inspect it for damage that may have occurred
during shipping. If any damage is discovered, re-pack the unit and return it to the
place of purchase.
2 - Placement
Install the UPS unit in any protected environment that provides adequate airflow around
the unit, and is free from excessive dust, corrosive fumes and conductive contaminants.
DO NOT operate your UPS in an environment where the ambient temperature exceeds
40 C.
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3 - Charging
This unit is shipped from the factory with its internal battery fully charged, however
some charge may be lost during shipping and the battery should be recharged prior to
use. Plug the unit into an appropriate power outlet and allow the UPS to charge fully
by leaving it plugged in for at least 6 hours with no load (no electrical devices such as
computers, monitors, etc) connected.
6 Hours
4 - Computer Connection
Connect your PC, monitor and modem/router into the outlets at the back of the
UPS labelled "Battery Backup". Battery power is automatically provided in case
of power failure.
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5 - Peripheral Equipment Connection
Plug your peripheral equipment (printer, scanner or speakers) into the full-time surge
protection outlet.
This receptacle does not provide any power during a power failure.
Printer
Note: DO NOT plug a laser printer, copier, space heater, vacuum or other large electrical device into
the UPS. The power demands of these devices will overload and possibly damage the unit.
6 - Modem/Phone line Connection
Plug incoming phone line into the "IN" socket on the front of the UPS. Connect another
phone line cable into the "OUT" socket on the front of the UPS. Plug the other end into
the modem input socket as shown.
Incoming
phone line
Modem
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7 - Turn On/Off
Press power switch to turn on the UPS. Press power switch again to turn off the UPS.
8 - DC Start Function
DC Start Function enables UPS to be started up when AC utility power is not available
and battery is fully charged. Just simply press the power switch to turn on the UPS
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Installing Belkin Automatic Power
Management Software
Step 1:
PC Installation
Mac Installation
- Insert CD
- Insert CD
- After a short moment
- Open “Belkin APMS” CD icon
the CD will automatically
- Open Mac OSX folder
run
- Open Disk 1 folder
- Open INSTDATA folder
- Select setup icon
Follow prompts until software is installed (Note: Mac users will be prompted to restart at
the end of this process, do so)
Upon completion you will now have an “agent’ icon in your system tray
(PC) or in your dock (Mac).
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Installing Belkin Automatic Power
Management Software
Step 2:
To launch the software,
PC - double click agent icon in your system tray to start the monitor
Mac - click the agent icon in your dock and select “Start Monitor”
Step 3:
Select System Menu then “Auto Search UPS”, the software should now detect your
connected UPS.
Step 4:
Using the menu system on the left hand side of the software drill down levels until you
reach the “LINE INT” level, you should receive a visual depiction of the operating UPS
and general information about it’s status.
Please consult the help menu in the software to configure advanced software features
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Important Safety Instructions
Caution
Please read the following information carefully and save this manual for future reference.
Disregard of these safety notes may endanger life or health, as well as the function of the
equipment and the safety of your data.
• Do not connect this product to another battery backup, power board, surge
protector, extension cord or double adapter.
• Risk of Electric Shock. Heatsinks are live. Disconnect unit before servicing.
• Risk of Electric Shock. This unit receives power from more than one source.
Disconnection of AC sources and the DC source is required to de-energise this unit
before servicing.
• Risk of Electric Shock. Hazardous live parts inside this unit are energised from the
battery supply even when the power cord is connected.
• Risk of Electric Shock. Do not remove cover. No user serviceable parts inside. Refer servicing to qualified service personnel.
• The sum of the leakage current of the UPS and the connected equipment should
not exceed 3.5mA.
• Do not dispose of batteries in a fire as they may explode.
• Do not open or damage the battery. Released electrolyte is harmful to the skin and
eyes. It may be toxic.
• A battery can present a risk of electric shock and high short circuit current.
The following precaution should be observed when working on batteries:
- Remove watches, rings or other metal objects from the handles
- Use tools with insulated handles
- Wear rubber gloves and boots
- Do not lay tools or metal parts on top of the batteries
- Disconnect charging source prior to connecting or disconnecting
batteries terminal.
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• The maximum ambient temperature rating is 40 C
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Specification
Model
F6U600au
Capacity
VA/W
600VA/360W
Voltage
220/230/240VAC
Input
Frequency
50/60Hz
Output
(inverter Mode)
Transfer Time
Battery
Phase
Single
Voltage Range
220/230/240VAC+10%
Frequency
50Hz or 60Hz+1Hz
Waveform
Modified Sinwave
Typical
2-6ms
Battery Type
12V7Ahx1
Backup Time at a PC
load with monitor
(Typical 100W)
16-18 Minutes
Recharging Time
6 hours max
(recharge up to 90% capacity)
LED
Power on, Backup, Fault
Battery Mode
Sounding every 10 seconds
Low Battery
Sounding every second
Overload
Sounding every 0.5 second
Fault
Continuously Sounding
Full Protection
Overload, Modem/Phone
Line Surge Protection and Short Circuit
Protection
Dimension
(DxWxH)
330x100x140 (mm)
Display
Audible Alarm
Protection
Physical
Net Weight
Outlets
Environment
Interface
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IEC
5.2kgs
4 outlets (1 for surge protection, 3 for
surge protection with battery backup)
Operation
Temperature
0-40oC
Operation Humidity
0-90%
USB Port
Supports Windows 98/2000/ME/XP/
Vista/7 x32 and x64, Mac OS 10.x, Linux
System Description
Front
1 Power Switch
2 LCD indicators
AC Mode: Green Lighting
Battery Mode: Green Flashing
Back
1 Battery Backup & Surge Outlets
2 Input & Fuse Inlet
3 Modem/Phone Line Surge Protection
4 USB Port
5 Surge Protection Outlet
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Troubleshooting
If the UPS failed to operate properly, please review the following points first.
Symptom
Possible Cause
Remedy
LED is flashing
and audible
alarm is heard
intermittently.
UPS is not
connected
properly to
the mains.
Connect the UPS
according to the
installation guide.
UPS is functioning
but audible alarm is
heard continuously.
Overload of
the UPS.
Verify that the load
matches the UPS
capacity stated in
the specifications.
Communication lost
between UPS and
computer.
Cable is not
properly connected.
Check if the USB
cable is firmly
connected to the
USB port of the
computer and
confirm the setting.
Belkin Ltd.
4 Pioneer Avenue
Tuggerah NSW 2259
Australia
Tel: 02 4350 4600
Fax: 02 4350 4700
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