54M Wireless AP Router RNX-G400 User Manual

54M Wireless AP Router RNX-G400
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54M Wireless AP Router RNX-G400
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Connecting the Broadband Router
Prior to connecting the hardware, make sure to power off your Ethernet device, Cable/ADSL modem and Broadband
Router. Then follow the steps below to connect the related devices.
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Connect your computer to the LAN port.
Attach one end of the Ethernet cable with RJ-45 connector to your hub, switch or a computer’s Ethernet port, and the
other end to one of the LAN ports of your Broadband Router.
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Connect then Cable/ADSL Modem to the WAN port.
Connect the Ethernet cable attaching to your Cable/ADSL modem to the WAN port of your Broadband Router.
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Connect the power adapter.
Connect the single DC output connector of the power adapter to the power jack on the side of the Broadband Router.
Then plug the Power Adapter into an AC outlet.
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Power on the following devices in this order:
Cable/ADSL modem, Router, and PCs
The figure below illustrates a connection example:
Figure 1-1
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PC Setup
You can manage the Broadband Router through the Web browser-based configuration utility. To configure the device via
Web browser, at least one properly configured computer must be connected to the device via Ethernet. The Broadband
Router is configured with the default IP address of 192.168.1.1 and subnet mask of 255.255.255.0 and its DHCP server is
enabled by default. Before setting up the Router, make sure your PCs are configured to obtain an IP (or TCP/IP) address
automatically from the Router by the steps below.
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1.1 Windows 2000
Please follow the steps below to setup your computer:
1. Go to Start Æ Settings Æ Control Panel
Figure 2-1
2. Double click the icon Network and Dial-up Connections
3. Highlight the icon Local Area Connection, right click your mouse, Click Properties
Figure 2-2
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4. Highlight Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), then press Properties button
Figure 2-3
5. Choose Obtain an IP address automatically and Obtain DNS server address automatically, then press OK to
close the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties window
Figure 2-4
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6. Press OK to close the Local Area Connection Properties window
Figure 2-5
1.2 Windows XP/2003
Please follow the steps below to setup your computer:
1. Go to Start Æ Settings Æ Control Panel
2. Click Network and Internet Connections
Figure 2-6
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3. Click Network Connections
Figure 2-7
4. Highlight the icon Local Area Connection, right click your mouse, Click Properties
Figure 2-8
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5. Highlight Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), then press Properties button
Figure 2-9
6. Choose Obtain an IP address automatically and Obtain DNS server address automatically, then press OK to
close the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties window
Figure 2-10
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7. Press OK to close the Local Area Connection Properties window
Figure 2-11
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Connection the Router
After configuring the TCP/IP protocol, use the ping command to verify if the computer can communicate with the Router.
To execute the ping command, open the DOS window and ping the IP address of the Broadband Router at the DOS
prompt : To execute ping command, open the DOS window by clicking on Start -> Run. In the Run window, type CMD. At
the DOS prompt, type the following command:
If the Command window returns something similar to the following:
Figure 3-1
Then the connection between the router and your computer has been successfully established.
If the computer fails to connect to the router, the Command window will return the following:
Figure 3-2
Verify your computer's network settings are correct and check the cable connection between the router and the
computer.
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Accessing the Web-Based Configuration Utility
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Launch the Web browser and type http://192.168.1.1 in the Address field and click Enter.
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After connected to the device, you will be prompted to enter the username and password. Type “guest” in the User
Name field, the default password is “guest”.
Figure 4-1
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Quick Configuration for the Router
After login, the Broadband Router’s web-based management is accessible.
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Click the WAN Setup page link to configure the WAN interface.
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Select the Internet connection type
The WAN Setup page configures the Internet connection of the Broadband Router. Consult your ISP if you are unsure
about which Internet connection type to use. Select the correct protocol for your ISP from the table below. See the User
Manual for more information.
Dynamic IP Address
Figure 5-1
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PPPoE
Input your PPPoE Account and Password you get from your ISP.
Figure 5-2
Static IP
Figure 4-3
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After selecting the proper WAN connection setting, click Apply to save and enable these settings with the
Router.
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Checking the Connection to the Internet
To check the connection to the Internet, you can open the Web browser and go to a website. You can also go to the
System Overview page of the router’s Web -based configuration utility. The WAN Interface group will display the current
connection information.
Congratulations! You’ve successfully configured your Router.
Thank you for purchasing a quality Rosewill Product.
Please register your product at : www.rosewill.com for complete warranty information and future support for your product.
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