All rights reserved. Trademarks or registered trademarks are the property of their respective holders. Software and specifications subject to change without notice. Page 2 Using a Ethernet cable, insert one end of the cable to the of the DWL-G and the other end of the cable to a switch.

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Page 3: Package Contents If any of the above items are missing, please contact your reseller. Note: Using a power supply with a different voltage rating than the one included with the DWL-G will cause damage and void the warranty for this product.

System Requirements for Configuration Page 4: Introduction G access points and wireless routers to extend the range of your wireless network. You can insert either a straight-through or a crossover Ethernet cable in this port in order to connect the DWL-G to the local network.

LAN: A steady green light indicates a good Ethernet connection. WLAN: A steady green light indicates a good wireless connection. Page 7: Features Extends the range of your wireless network. Page 8: Wireless Basics D-Link wireless products will allow you access to the data you want, when and where you want it. You will be able to enjoy the freedom that wireless networking brings. Position your devices so that the number of walls or ceilings is minimized. Page Getting Started An Infrastructure network contains an access point or a wireless router.

The Infrastructure Network example shown on the following page contains the following D-Link network devices your existing network may be comprised of other devices : A wireless range extender Type admin in the User name field. The IP address must be within the range of the IP addresses in your network. Subnet Mask- Enter the subnet mask. The DWL-G will scan the network.

Please wait a few seconds for this process to complete. The Site Survey displays the features of each available network After you have downloaded a firmware upgrade to your local drive, click Browse.

Select the firmware and click Apply to complete the upgrade. Do not upgrade firmware from a computer with a wireless connection. In the following window, select the best description of your computer. If your computer connects to the Internet through a router, select the second option as shown.

Click Next. Enter a Workgroup name. All computers on your network should have the same Workgroup name. When the changes are complete, click Next. Please wait while the Network Setup Wizard configures the computer.

This may take a few minutes. Page 23 Networking Basics continued In the window below, select the option that fits your needs. In this example, Create a Network Setup Disk has been selected. You will run this disk on each of the computers on your network. Insert a disk into the Floppy Disk Drive, in this case drive A. Page 25 Networking Basics continued Please read the information on this screen, then click Finish to complete the Network Setup Wizard. The new settings will take effect when you restart the computer.

Click Yes to restart the computer. You have completed configuring this computer. Next, you will need to run the Network Setup Disk on all the other computers on your network. Right-click on My Computer. Select Properties. Select Workgroup and enter the name of the Workgroup. All computers on your network must have the same Workgroup name.

Click OK. To check on the IP address of the adapter, please do the following Click the Support tab. Click Close. Right-click on Local Area Connections. Double-click on Properties. Page 30 Input your DNS server addresses. Click on Network. Select Built-in Ethernet in the Show pull-down menu. Select Manually in the Configure pull-down menu. Click Apply Now. A window similar to this one will appear. Type ping xxx. The computer used to configure the DWL-G cannot access the configuration menu.

Page 35 Check that the IP address assigned to the wireless adapter is within the same IP address range as the existing network. Each device must have a unique IP address; Page 38 RF noise, like microwaves, monitors, electric motors, etc.

If you have enabled encryption on the DWL-G, you must also enable encryption on all wireless clients in order to establish a wireless connection. Page 39 RF noise, like microwaves, monitors, electric motors, etc. I forgot my encryption key. Reset the DWL-G to its factory default settings and restore the other devices on your network to their default settings. You may do this by pressing the Reset Page Reset Button After you have tried other methods for troubleshooting your network, you may choose to Reset the DWL-G to the factory default settings.


D-Link AirPlus G DWL-G710 Wireless Range Extender - wireless network extender Series Specs



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