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SonicWALL TZ 170 Getting Started Manual

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COMPREHENSIVE INTERNET SECURITY
SonicWALL Security Ap p l i a n c e s
SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless
Getting Started Guide

Summary of Contents

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    COMPREHENSIVE INTERNET SECURITY ™ SonicWALL Security Ap p l i a n c e s SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Getting Started Guide...

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    • One SonicWALL SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Resource CD *The RJ45 CLI cable is only included with the purchase of a SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless with SonicOS Enhanced. **A power cord is included only with units shipped to North America.

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    SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Front and Back Panels Overview PoE Indicator LAN 1-5 Link, Activity Power Light Page 2 Console Port Wireless On/Activity Test Light WiFiSec Enforcement Optional Port WAN Port LAN Ports 1-5 WAN: Power...

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    Using the SonicWALL Setup Wizard Testing Your Connection Registering Your SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Activating SonicWALL Security Services Connecting Wireless Clients to the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless page 24 Connecting Computers to Your SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless What You Need to Begin •...

  • Page 5: Collecting Required Information

    If you are not using one of the network configurations above, refer to the SonicOS Standard Administrator’s Guide. Other Information SonicWALL Management Interface To access the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Web-based management interface. These are the default settings, which you can modify: User Name: admin...

  • Page 6: Setting Up The Sonicwall Tz 170

    Applying Power with the SonicWALL Power over Ethernet (PoE) Injector Installing the Antennas To use the wireless feature of the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless, you must install the antennas on the back of the appliance. Remove the antennas from the bag and place one on each connector.

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    Plug the power cord of the PoE injector into the power outlet. Connect an Ethernet cable to the Data and Power out port on the PoE Injector and connect the other end of the cable to the LAN 1 port on the back of your SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless.

  • Page 8: Connecting The Sonicwall Tz 170 Wireless

    2. Connect the other end of the cable to port #1 (or ports #2 - #5 if you are using a PoE injector) on the back of your SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless. The port LED on the front panel light up indicating an active connection.

  • Page 9: Accessing The Management Interface

    Accessing the Management Interface The computer you use to manage the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless must be set up to accept a dynamic IP address, or have an unused IP address in the 192.168.168.x/24 subnet, such as 192.168.168.20. For instructions on configuring your IP address, see “Configuring Computers for Your Network with DHCP”...

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    If the SonicWALL Setup Wizard Does Not Appear If you cannot connect to the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless appliance or the Setup Wizard does not display, verify the following configurations: • Did you correctly enter the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless management IP address, 192.168.168.168, in your Web browser?

  • Page 11: Using The Sonicwall Setup Wizard

    Tip: If you do not know what type of Internet connection you have, contact your ISP. In addition, the SonicWALL Setup Wizard will attempt to detect your connection settings. Configuring the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Welcome - Click Next to begin.

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    Note: Keep your new password in a safe place. If you lose your password, you will have to reset the SonicWALL security appliance to factory settings and lose your configuration. For instructions on resetting your SonicWALL security appliance, refer to the SonicOS Standard Administrator’s Guide.

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    5. WAN Network Mode - The second WAN network mode screen configures your WAN settings for the selection you made in the previous screen. Static IP The Setup Wizard screen should display: WAN Network Mode: NAT Enabled (Static IP) SonicWALL WAN IP Address WAN Subnet Mask Gateway (Router) Address...

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    PPPoE Password Enter the password for your Internet account. Inactivity Disconnect Check this box if you want the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless (minutes) to disconnect from the Internet if there is no traffic for the number of minutes you enter.

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    7. LAN DHCP Settings - The LAN DHCP Settings screen allows you to select whether or not to use the DHCP server in the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless to automatically distribute IP addressing information to computers and other network devices on your LAN.

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    Channel Click Next. 9. WiFiSec VPN Client User Authentication - WiFiSec is a SonicWALL wireless security implementation that uses an IPSec VPN to secure wireless network connections. The WiFiSec screen allows you to create a VPN user for your wireless network.

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    Confirm that the settings displayed match the information you collected in Procedure 1: “Collecting Required Information” on page 4. Click Apply to apply your settings to the SonicWALL security appliance. If you click Cancel, no settings will be applied to the SonicWALL security appliance.

  • Page 18: Testing Your Connection

    Testing Your Connection 1. After the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless reboots and the login page reappears, open another Web browser and navigate to: <http://www.sonicwall.com>. If you can view the SonicWALL home page, you have configured your SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless correctly.

  • Page 19: Registering Your Sonicwall Tz 170 Wireless

    Verify that the time and DNS settings on your SonicWALL security appliance are correct when you register the device. You should have set these settings in Procedure 5: Using the SonicWALL Setup Wizard, Step 3: “Change Time Zone” on page 11 and Step 5: “WAN Network Mode” on page 12.

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    6. Click Submit after completing the MySonicWALL Account form. 7. When the mySonicWALL.com server has finished processing your account, you will see a page saying that your account has been created. Click Continue. Congratulations. Your mySonicWALL.com account is activated. SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Getting Started Guide Page 19...

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    5. The next several pages inform you about SonicWALL’s Security Services. Click Continue on each page. 6. At the top of the Product Survey page, enter a “friendly name” for your SonicWALL security appliance in the Friendly Name field. The friendly name allows you to easily identify your SonicWALL security appliance in your mySonicWALL.com account.

  • Page 22: Activating Sonicwall Security Services

    • Mount your SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless on a wall, ceiling, or other surface Activating SonicWALL Security Services When you register your SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless, you are eligible for a Free Trial of the SonicWALL Security Services: • Gateway Anti-Virus/Anti-Spyware/Intrusion Prevention Service - Provides real-...

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    Your SonicWALL Security Service free trials are now activated. You must now enable each service on your SonicWALL security appliance. Use the following instructions to configure each service with its default values. For complete configuration instructions, see the administrative guides available on your SonicWALL resource CD and on the Web at: <http://www.sonicwall.com/support/documentation.html>.

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    Enabling Gateway Anti-Virus Service 1. Select the Security Services > Gateway Anti-Virus page in the SonicWALL management interface. 2. In the Gateway Anti-Virus Global Settings section, click the Enable Gateway Anti-Virus on Interface checkbox, and check the WAN and LAN interface boxes.

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    SSID. Establishing Secure Wireless Connections For a wireless client to securely connect to the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless using WiFiSec, the SonicWALL Global VPN Client (GVC) or SonicWALL Global Security Client (GSC) must be installed and configured. Installing and configuring SonicWALL GVC involves the following procedures: •...

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    <http://help.mysonicwall.com/applications/vpnclient>. Creating an Office Gateway Connection Profile Using the New Connection Wizard 1. In your Windows Start Menu, select Start > Programs > SonicWALL Global VPN Client. The first time you open SonicWALL GVC, the New Connection Wizard automatically launches.

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    VPN connection when you launch the SonicWALL Global VPN Client. 4. Click Finish. The new VPN connection policy appears in the SonicWALL Global VPN Client window. If you selected to enable the connection automatically, it will display the Enter Username/Password screen immediately.

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    Windows 2000 • Windows NT • Windows 98 Note: If you are not using DHCP, refer to the SonicOS Standard Administrator’s Guide. LAN 5 LAN 3 LAN 1 LAN 4 LAN 2 SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Getting Started Guide Page 27...

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    Windows XP 1. Open the Local Area Connection Properties window (Start > Settings > Network Connections on most versions of Windows XP). 2. Right click on the Local Area Connection icon, and select Properties. 3. In the list of connection items, select Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) and click Properties.

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    IP address from your LAN or WLAN IP address range. After the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless has restarted, follow the steps below for configuring your network clients running any of the following Microsoft Windows...

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    5. Type an IP address from your LAN IP range in the IP Address field. 6. Type 255.255.255.0 in the Subnet Mask field. 7. Type the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless LAN IP Address in the Default Gateway field. 8. Click DNS at the top of the window.

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    The Internet is the largest example of a routed network. SSID - A Service Set Identifier is a unique string of characters that identifies a wireless network SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Getting Started Guide Page 31...

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    Subnet - A portion of a network. Each subnet within a network shares a common network address and is uniquely identified by a subnetwork number. Subnet Mask - A 32-bit number used to separate the network and host sections of an IP address.

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    “SonicWALL_Products_Regulatory_Statement.pdf,” located on the SonicWALL Resource CD provided with the unit. Power Supply Information Models APL14-034 If you need to order a power supply for your SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless, contact SonicWALL Technical Support at 408-752-7819 for a replacement. Alert: This product should only be used with a UL listed power supply marked “Class 2”...

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    Mounting the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Wall Mounting the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Follow the instructions below to mount the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless on the wall. 1. Using the mounting plate as a template, mark the places to insert the mounting anchors.

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    6. Slide the plate down to the narrowest part of the keyhole so that the mounting plate rests on the screws. 7. Tighten the mounting screws to secure the mounting plate. SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Getting Started Guide Page 35...

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    8. Snap the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless onto the mounting plate. Mounting Models the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless on the Ceiling 1. Locate a metal support to hang the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless. 2. Using the mounting plate as a template, mark the places to insert the mounting anchors.

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    6. Slide the plate down to the narrowest part of the keyhole so that the mounting plate rests on the screws. 7. Tighten the mounting screws to secure the mounting plate. SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless Getting Started Guide Page 37...

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    8. Snap the SonicWALL TZ 170 Wireless onto the mounting plate. Page 38...

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    Specifications and descriptions subject to change without notice. Trademarks SonicWALL is a registered trademark of SonicWALL, Inc. Microsoft Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Internet Explorer, and Active Directory are trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.

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    Notes Page 40...

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    F: 408.745.9300 © 2005 SonicWALL, I n c . SonicWALL is a registered trademark of SonicWALL, I n c . Other product and company names mentioned herein may be t rademarks and/ or registered trademarks of their respective companies. Specifications and descriptions subject to change with out notice.

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