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Quick Installation Guide
SwitchView SC4 UAD
DVI/USB Switch with Audio
The following will help you install your
SwitchView SC4 UAD switch easily.
Should you require further assistance, please
To install the SwitchView SC4 UAD switch
contact Avocent Technical Support.
1 Connecting local peripherals
Turn off all servers that will be part of your
SwitchView SC4 UAD switching system. Locate
your USB keyboard, DVI monitor, USB mouse,
speakers and microphone. Plug your DVI monitor
cable into the appropriate CONSOLE port on
the left side of the back of your switch. Plug your
RF ground
(not required for
USB keyboard cable and your USB mouse cable
into the keyboard and mouse ports respectively.
Plug your speaker cable and microphone cable
into the corresponding ports.
2 Connecting your servers
Locate your first cable set consisting of one USB
cable, one DVI cable and two audio cables. The
switch. Plug one end into the IEC power connector on
SwitchView SC4 UAD switching system has four
the SwitchView SC4 UAD switch. Ensure the power
Operating Temperature: 41˚ (5˚C) to 104˚ (40˚C)
port sets labeled A-D on the rear of the unit. Plug
switch is off, then plug the other end of the power
Storage Temperature: -4˚ (-20˚C) to 122˚ (50˚C)
the USB cable, the two audio cables (speaker
cord into an AC wall outlet. Turn on your switch first,
Input Power: 60 W; Operating Voltage 100-240 VAC
and microphone) and the DVI cable (monitor)
then turn on all attached servers.
Power Frequency: 50-60 Hz
into the corresponding ports on your server.
Plug the other ends into any of the available server
port sets on your SwitchView SC4 UAD switch.
Repeat this process until all servers are properly
attached to the SwitchView SC4 UAD switch.
4 Switching your servers
Press the appropriate front panel button labeled A-D to
access servers in your SwitchView switching system.
Each target port (A-D) has a single bi-color LED on the front
NOTE: Cable sets without audio cables are
panel. The LED will be green when the target device is on
available if you do not require speaker and
and connected to the switch.The LED will change to amber
microphone support.
when the target device is selected (KVM session).
3 Powering your system
Locate the power cord that came with your
H x W x D = 1.75” x 11” x 11” (4.44 x 27.94 x 27.94 cm)
Weight = 4.9 lbs (2.2 kg)
Supported Hardware
Server: IBM, Sun, PC/AT, USB and 100% compatibles
Video Modes: VGA, SVGA, XGA, SXGA, UXGA,
and HDTV
Maximum resolution: Single link DVI up to
1920 x 1200 @ 60Hz (monitor and video card support
for the maximum resolution will vary and should be
verified for compatibility)
Peripherals: USB keyboard, USB mouse and
IntelliMouse (USB only)
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USA Notification
Warning: Changes or modifications to this unit not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could
void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
Note: 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 when the
equipment is operated in a commercial environment. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency
energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instruction manual, 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.
Canadian Notification
This Class A digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.
Cet appareil numérique de la classe A est conforme à la norme NMB-003 du Canada.
Japanese Approval
Safety and EMC
Approvals and Markings
UL, FCC, cUL, ICES-003, CE, VCCI, C-Tick
Safety certifications and EMC certifications for this product are obtained under one or more of the following
designations: CMN (Certification Model Number), MPN (Manufacturer’s Part Number) or Sales Level Model
designation. The designation that is referenced in the EMC and/or safety reports and certificates are printed on the
label applied to this product.
Safety Precautions
This symbol is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated dangerous voltage within the product’s
enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to persons.
NOTE: The AC inlet is the main disconnect.
This symbol is intended to alert the user to the presence of important operating and maintenance (servicing) instructions.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of electric shock or damage to your equipment:
- Do not disable the power grounding plug. The grounding plug is an important safety feature.
- Plug the power cord into a grounded (earthed) outlet that is easily accessible at all times.
- Disconnect the power from the switch by unplugging the power cord from either the electrical outlet or the appliance.
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