SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub Quick Installation Guide

SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub Quick Installation Guide
SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub
Quick Installation Guide
Introducing the SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub
The SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub is designed to support
USB 3.0 equipped PC computers. This SuperSpeed USB
hub expands USB 3.0 connectivity to your computer.
Features and Benefits
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Compliant with USB 3.0 Specification, Revision 1.0
Drive bay design adds four SuperSpeed USB (USB
3.0) ports to the front of your system
Installs in any available 3.5" or 5.25" device bay
(5.25" mounting rack included)
Supports SuperSpeed (5Gb/s), high-speed (480Mb/
s), full-speed (12Mb/s) and low-speed (1.5Mb/s)
data transfer modes
Supports simultaneous operation of multiple USB
3.0/2.0/1.1 devices
Hot-swapping feature allows you to attach/detach
devices without first powering your system off
System Requirements
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Desktop PC with one available USB 2.0/3.0 port
(USB 3.0 recommended)
One available 3.5" or 5.25" drive bay
Windows® 7 (32-/64-bit) / Vista (32-/64-bit) / XP
(32-/64-bit) / Server 2003 & 2008 (32-/64-bit)*
*Note: USB 3.0 host driver is currently available for
Windows 7, Vista and XP only
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Package Contents
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SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub
USB 3.0 cable
5.25" mounting rack
Installation kit
Quick installation guide
Hub Layout
Molex Power
connector*
SATA Power
connector*
Upstream port
(Root port, Type-B)
Device LED
Port LED
5.25" mounting
rack
Downstream
ports
Figure 1. Hub layout
*Warning: Only connect one power connector.
Connecting both will result in system damage.
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Device LED: On when a USB device is connected,
there is a Device LED for each USB 3.0 port
Port LED: On only if the port is defective, there is a
Port LED for each USB 3.0 port
USB 3.0 Cable Connectors
Type-A connector
Type-B connector
Figure 2. USB 3.0 Cable Connectors
Installing the SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub
Important: In order for the SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay
Hub to work properly, the driver of your existing USB 3.0
host adapter has to have support for USB 3.0 hubs.
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Turn OFF the power to your computer and all
connected peripheral devices.
Unplug the power cord from the back of the
computer.
Remove the computer cover.
Select an available 3.5" or 5.25" drive bay for the
SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub, remove the cover
plate from the selected drive bay.
Note: When installing the SuperSpeed USB 4-Port
Bay Hub into a 5.25" drive bay install the hub into the
5.25" mounting rack before mounting into the drive
bay and follow the same assembly instructions.
Refer to Figure 1 on page 2.
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Connect the Type-B connector of the included USB
3.0 cable into the Upstream port (Root port, TypeB) of the SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub.
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USB 3.0 cable
connection
Figure 3. Connecting the USB 3.0 Cable
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Plug in either the SATA Power Connector* or Molex
Power Connector* from the system power supply
to the SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub.
*Warning: Only connect one power connector.
Connecting both will result in system damage.
Molex Power Connector
or
SATA Power Connector
Figure 4. Connecting the Power Cable
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Carefully thread the cables through the drive bay
opening then push the hub assembly into the drive
bay. Align the hub's screw holes with the appropriate
holes in the drive bay, then carefully attach the hub
to the case using the included mounting screws. Be
careful not to overtighten the mounting screws.
Mounting
Screw
Figure 5. Mounting the Hub Assembly
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Connect the Type-A connector of the included USB
3.0 cable to the internal Type-A USB port (USB 3.0
recommended) in your system.
Internal USB 3.0 Port
Figure 6. Internal USB connection
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Replace the computer cover and reconnect the power
cord, then turn the system on.
When Windows boots up, the SuperSpeed USB 4Port Bay Hub automatically gets detected and
installed. The hub is now ready for device
connection.
Connect the Type-A connector of your USB
device(s) into any of the downstream ports on the
SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub.
Verify Installation
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Check in Device Manager to verify installation.
For Windows 7: Right click Computer, click Manage,
click Device Manager.
For Windows Vista: Right click Computer, click
Manage, click Continue, click Device Manager.
For Windows XP / Server 2003: Right click My
Computer, click Manage, click Device Manager.
For Windows Server 2008: Right click Computer,
click Manage, double click Diagnostics, click Device
Manager.
Double click Universal Serial Bus controllers.
For Windows 7 / Vista / XP
With SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) host adapter: NEC
Electronics USB Hub should be listed two times.
With Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) host adapter: Generic
USB Hub should be listed.
For Windows Server 2003 / 2008*: Generic USB Hub
should be listed.
*Note: Supports Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) host
adapters only.
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Technical Support and Warranty
QUESTIONS? SIIG’s Online Support has answers! Simply visit
our web site at www.siig.com and click Support. Our online
support database is updated daily with new drivers and solutions.
Answers to your questions could be just a few clicks away. You can
also submit questions online and a technical support analysts will
promptly respond.
SIIG offers a lifetime manufacturer warranty with this product.
Please see our web site for more warranty details. If you encounter
any problems with this product, please follow the procedures
below.
A) If it is within the store's return policy period, please return the
product to the store where you purchased it.
B) If your purchase has passed the store's return policy period,
please follow these steps to have the product repaired or replaced.
Step 1: Submit your RMA request.
Go to www.siig.com, click Support, then RMA to submit a
request to SIIG RMA. Your RMA request will be processed, if the
product is determined to be defective, an RMA number will be
issued.
Step 2: After obtaining an RMA number, ship the product.
• Properly pack the product for shipping. All software, cable(s)
and any other accessories that came with the original package
must be included.
• Clearly write your RMA number on the top of the returned
package. SIIG will refuse to accept any shipping package, and
will not be responsible for a product returned without an
RMA number posted on the outside of the shipping carton.
• You are responsible for the cost of shipping. Ship the product
to the following address:
SIIG, Inc.
6078 Stewart Avenue
Fremont, CA 94538-3152, USA
RMA #:
• SIIG will ship the repaired or replaced product via Ground
in the U.S. and International Economy outside of the U.S. at
no cost to the customer.
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About SIIG, Inc.
Founded in 1985, SIIG, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of IT connectivity
solutions (including Serial ATA and Ultra ATA Controllers, FireWire,
USB, and legacy I/O adapters) that bridge the connection between Desktop/
Notebook systems and external peripherals. SIIG continues to grow by
adding A/V and Digital Signage connectivity solutions to our extensive
portfolio. All centered around the distribution and switching of A/V
signals over CAT5/6, these products include matrix switches, distribution
amplifiers, extenders, converters, splitters, cabling, and more.
SIIG is the premier one-stop source of upgrades and is committed to
providing high quality products while keeping economical and competitive
prices. High-quality control standards are evident by one of the lowest
defective return rates in the industry. Our products offer comprehensive
user manuals, user-friendly features, and most products are backed by a
lifetime warranty.
SIIG products can be found in many computer retail stores, mail order
catalogs, and e-commerce sites in the Americas, as well as through major
distributors, system integrators, and VARs.
PRODUCT NAME
SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub
FCC RULES: TESTED TO COMPLY WITH FCC PART 15, CLASS B
OPERATING ENVIRONMENT: FOR HOME OR OFFICE USE
FCC COMPLIANCE STATEMENT:
This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject
to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful
interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received,
including interference that may cause undesired operation.
THE PARTY RESPONSIBLE FOR PRODUCT COMPLIANCE
SIIG, Inc.
6078 Stewart Avenue
Fremont, CA 94538-3152, USA
Phone: 510-657-8688
SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Bay Hub is a trademark of SIIG, Inc. SIIG and the SIIG logo are registered
trademarks of SIIG, Inc. Microsoft and Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
All other names used in this publication are for identification only and may be trademarks of their
respective owners.
March, 2010
Copyright © 2010 by SIIG, Inc. All rights reserved.
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