TrangoLINK Apex 10/11 GHz All-Outdoor PoE

Altum AC ™ Quick Start Guide
Dual-Band Router Setup
Step 1 - Connect your Altum AC to your Computer
To complete this Dual-Band Router Configuration you’ll need a Connectorized Altum AC radio, one PoE/Power Supply unit, three Ethernet
cable, two N-Type male to RP-SMA female cables, two 2.4 & 5 GHz Omni antennas, and a computer. First connect an Ethernet cable from the
Altum AC LAN port (port closest to LEDs) to the PoE injector port labeled PoE. Next, connect an Ethernet cable from the PoE injector port
labeled LAN to your computer. Plug in the PoE to the AC outlet. On initial power up, two green LEDs will light up inside the radio.
Altum AC
(This will be your Access Point)
Computer
PoE/Power Supply
Ethernet Cable
Altum AC Access Point Setup
2.4 GHz
Omni Antennas
5 GHz
Omni Antennas
Step 2 - Configure your Computer’s IP Settings
Before logging into your Altum AC radio, check the computer’s network settings. Configure your IP settings so that your computer is on the
192.168.1.x subnet range. In our example the computer is setup as 192.168.1.15
MAC Network Settings
WINDOWS Network Settings
Step 3 - Initial Login
1 Navigate to a web browser and enter the default IP of 192.168.1.1
sensitive). 3 Log in to the radio by clicking
2 Enter the default Username admin and Password trango (case
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Step 4 - Setup 2.4 GHz Access Point
1 Under the Network > Wifi tab, click
for the 2.4 GHz radio.
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2 Set Channel to Auto. 3 To Enable Wireless Network, Under Device Configuration > General Setup tab > Select
4 Set ESSID to whatever you want (e.g. Altum AP 2G, default is A600-2).
5 Click
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Step 5 - 2.4 GHz Device Configuration
1 Under Device Configuration > Advanced Settings tab > disable Auto-ACK timeout
2 and set max distance of client (e.g. 1000 meters).
3 Click
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Step 6 - Setup 2.4 GHz Wireless Security
1 Under Interface Configuration > Wirelss Security tab > setup 2.4 GHz Wireless Security. (WPA2-PSK recommended)
2 Key must be at least 8 characters.
3 Click
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Step 7 - Setup 5 GHz Access Point
1 Under the Network > Wifi tab, click
for the 5 GHz radio.
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2 Country Code= US-PMP-2. 3 Mode= Access Point. 4 Set ESSID to whatever you want (e.g. Altum AP 5G, default is Trango_ALTUM_ac).
(Note: By default, the 5 GHz wireless network is already enabled) 5 Click
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Step 8 - 5 GHz Device Configuration
1 Under Device Configuration > Advanced Settings tab > disable Auto-ACK timeout
2 and set max distance of client (e.g. 1000 meters).
3 Click
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Step 9 - 5 GHz Setup Wireless Security
1 Under Interface Configuration > Wirelss Security tab > setup 5.x GHz Wireless Security. (WPA2-PSK recommended)
2 Key must be at least 8 characters.
3 Click
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Step 10 - Setup DHCP Server on LAN
1 In Network > Interfaces > LAN, enable DHCP Server for LAN interface (Uncheck the “disable DHCP for the interface” box).
2 Click
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Step 11 - Setup DHCP Client on WAN
1 In Network > Interfaces > WAN, setup the WAN interface as a DHCP Client. Protocol: select DHCP Client.
2 Click
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Step 12 - Setup DHCP Client on WAN
1 Connect data source (Internet) to WAN port. 2 Connect both pairs of the 2.4 GHz & 5 GHz Omni antennas onto the Altum AC.
3 At this point, devices will be able to connect to both the 5G or 2G AP. The Altum can be managed from wireless client at IP address
192.168.1.1 under the Status > Overview tab. After setting up the Wi-Fi you can now disconnect the ethernet cable from the computer and
LAN port, and reconnect when the Altum management interface needs to be reaccessed through the wireless client.
Connect 2.4 GHz Omni Antennas 2
Data Source (Internet)
Ethernet Cable
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Ethernet Cable
PoE/Power Supply
Connect 5 GHz Omni Antennas (using cables) 2
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