IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
Notice to Installers
The servicing instructions in this notice are for use by qualifi ed service personnel only. To reduce the risk of electric shock, do not perform any servicing other than that contained in the operating instructions, unless you are qualifi ed to do so.
Note to System Installer
For this apparatus, the coaxial cable shield/screen shall be
grounded as close as practical to the point of entry of the
cable into the building. For products sold in the US and
C a n a d a , t h i s r e m i n d e r i s p r o v i d e d t o c a l l t h e s y s t e m
installer's attention to Article 820-93 and Article 820-100 of
the NEC (or Canadian Electrical Code Part 1), which provides
guidelines for proper grounding of the coaxial cable shield.
This symbol is intended to alert you that uninsulated voltage
within this product may have sufficient magnitude to cause
electric shock.Therefore, it is dangerous to make any kind of
contact with any inside part of this product.
Ce symbole a pour but d'alerter toute personne qu'un contact
avec une pièce interne de ce produit, sous tension et non
isolée, pourrait être suffisant pour provoquer un choc
électrique. Il est donc dangereux d'être en contact avec toute
pièce interne de ce produit.
1) Read these instructions.
Protect the Product from Lightning
2) Keep these instructions.
In addition to disconnecting the AC power from the wall outlet, disconnect
the signal inputs.
3) Heed all warnings.
4) Follow all instructions.
Verify the Power Source from the On/Off
5) Do not use this apparatus near water.
When the on/off power light is not illuminated, the apparatus may still
6) Clean only with dry cloth.
be connected to the power source. The light may go out when the
7) Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance
apparatus is turned off , regardless of whether it is still plugged into an
with the manufacturer's instructions.
AC power source.
8) Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat
Eliminate AC Power/Mains Overloads
registers, stoves, or other apparatus (including amplifiers)
that produce heat.
9) Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized or
grounding-type plug. A polarized plug has two blades with
one wider than the other. A grounding-type plug has two
overload AC power/mains, outlets, extension cords, or integral
blades and a third grounding prong. The wide blade or the
convenience receptacles. For products that require battery
third prong are provided for your safety. If the provided
power or other power sources to operate them, refer to the
plug does not fit into your outlet, consult an electrician for
operating instructions for those products.
replacement of the obsolete outlet.
10) Protect the power cord from being walked on or pinched
Handling Disposable Batteries
particularly at plugs, convenience receptacles, and the
This product may contain disposable batteries. Heed the following warning
point where they exit from the apparatus.
and follow the Battery Safety and Battery Disposal instructions below.
11) Only use attachments/accessories specified by the
Use only with the cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or
table specified by the manufacturer, or sold with
mishandled or incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the same
the apparatus. When a cart is used, use caution
type of battery. Do not disassemble it or attempt to recharge it
when moving the cart/apparatus combination to avoid
outside the system. Do not crush, puncture, dispose of in fi re,
injury from tip-over.
short the external contacts, or expose to water or other liquids.
13) Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when
Dispose of the battery in accordance with local regulations and
unused for long periods of time.
instructions from your service provider.
14) Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Servicing
is required when the apparatus has been damaged in any
• Insert batteries correctly. There may be a risk of explosion if the
way, such as a power-supply cord or plug is damaged,
batteries are incorrectly inserted.
liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the
• Do not attempt to recharge 'disposable' or 'non-reusable' batteries.
apparatus, the apparatus has been exposed to rain or
moisture, does not operate normally, or has been dropped.
• Please follow instructions provided for charging 'rechargeable'
Power Source Warning
• Replace batteries with the same or equivalent type that we recommend.
• Do not expose batteries to excessive heat (such as sunlight or fi re).
A label on this product indicates the correct power source for this product.
Operate this product only from an electrical outlet with the voltage and
• Do not expose batteries to temperatures above 100°C (212°F).
frequency indicated on the product label. If you are uncertain of the type
of power supply to your home or business, consult your service provider
• The batteries may contain substances that could be harmful to the
or your local power company.
The AC inlet on the unit must remain accessible and operable at all times.
• Recycle or dispose of batteries in accordance with the battery
manufacturer's instructions and local/national disposal and recycling
Ground the Product
WARNING: Avoid electric shock and fi re hazard! If this
• The batteries may contain perchlorate, a known hazardous substance,
product connects to coaxial cable wiring, be sure the cable system
so special handling and disposal of this product might be necessary.
is grounded (earthed). Grounding provides some protection against
For more information about perchlorate and best management
voltage surges and built-up static charges.
practices for perchlorate-containing substance, see www.dtsc.
Provide Ventilation and Select a Location
WARNING: Avoid electric shock and fi re hazard! Do
• Remove all packaging material before applying power to the product.
not locate an outside antenna system in the vicinity of overhead
• Do not place this apparatus on a bed, sofa, rug, or similar surface.
power lines or power circuits. Touching power lines or circuits
might be fatal.
• Do not place this apparatus on an unstable surface.
• Do not install this apparatus in an enclosure, such as a bookcase or rack,
This product may contain a tuner capable of receiving off-the-air
unless the installation provides proper ventilation.
• Do not place entertainment devices (such as VCRs or DVDs), lamps,
books, vases with liquids, or other objects on top of this product.
• Do not block ventilation openings.
CAUTION: To reduce the risk of electric shock, do not
remove cover (or back). No user-serviceable parts
inside. Refer servicing to qualified service personnel.
TO PREVENT FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT
EXPOSE THIS UNIT TO RAIN OR MOISTURE.
This symbol is intended to alert you of the presence
of important operating and maintenance (servicing)
instructions in the literature accompanying this product.
Ce symbole a pour but de vous avertir qu'une
documentation importante sur le fonctionnement et
l'entretien accompagne ce produit.
This product is designed for operation indoors with a temperature range
from 32° to 104° F (0° to 40°C). Each product should have adequate
spacing on all sides so that the cooling air vents on the chassis are not
blocked.(Protect from Exposure to Moisture and Foreign Objects)
Protect from Exposure to Moisture and Foreign
WARNING: Avoid electric shock and fi re hazard! Do not
expose this product to dripping or splashing liquids, rain, or moisture.
Objects fi lled with liquids, such as vases, should not be placed on
WARNING: Avoid electric shock and fi re hazard! Do not
WARNING: Avoid electric shock and fi re hazard! Unplug
this product before cleaning. Do not use a liquid cleaner or an
aerosol cleaner. Do not use a magnetic/static cleaning device (dust
remover) to clean this product.
WARNING: Avoid electric shock and fi re hazard! Never
push objects through the openings in this product. Foreign objects
can cause electrical shorts that can result in electric shock or fi re.
WARNING: There is danger of explosion if the battery is
WARNING: Avoid electric shock! Do not open the cover
of this product. Opening or removing the cover may expose you
to dangerous voltages. If you open the cover, your warranty will be
void. This product contains no user-serviceable parts.
Check Product Safety
Upon completion of any service or repairs to this product, the service
technician must perform safety checks to determine that this product is in
proper operating condition.
Protect the Product When Moving It
Always disconnect the power source when moving the apparatus or
connecting or disconnecting cables.
Cisco HD Digital Transport Adapter (DTA)
Note: This illustration may vary from the actual product.
Open Source GNU GPL Statement
Cisco HD Digital Transport Adapter (DTA) contain(s), in part, certain
free/open source software ("Free Software") under licenses which
generally make the source code available for free copy, modifi cation, and
redistribution. Examples of such licenses include all the licenses sponsored
by the Free Software Foundation (e.g. GNU General Public License (GPL),
GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL), Berkeley Software Distribution
(BSD), the MIT licenses and diff erent versions of the Mozilla and Apache
licenses). To fi nd additional information regarding the Free Software,
including a copy of the applicable license and related information, please
go to: (i) for North America http://www.cisco.com/web/consumer/support/
open_source.html, or (ii) for outside North America http://www.cisco.com/
web/consumer/support/open_source.html#~international. Once at the site,
search for the product listing and click on the related items identifi ed. If you
have any questions or problems accessing any of the links, please contact:
United States FCC Compliance
This device has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class
B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are
designed to provide reasonable protection against such interference in a
residential installation. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate
radio frequency energy. If not installed and used in accordance with the
instructions, it may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular
installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or
television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment
OFF and ON, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by
one or more of the following measures:
• Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
• Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
• Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit diff erent from that to
which the receiver is connected.
• Consult the service provider or an experienced radio/television technician
Any changes or modifi cations not expressly approved by Cisco Systems,
Inc., could void the user's authority to operate the equipment.
The information shown in the FCC Declaration of Conformity paragraph
below is a requirement of the FCC and is intended to supply you with
information regarding the FCC approval of this device. The phone numbers
listed are for FCC-related questions only and not intended for questions
regarding the connection or operation for this device. Please contact your
service provider for any questions you may have regarding the operation or
installation of this device.
AVC VIDEO LICENSE
Declaration of Conformity
With respect to each AVC/H.264 product, we are obligated to provide
the following notice:
This device complies with Part 15 of FCC Rules. Operation is subject
to the following two conditions: 1) the device may not cause harmful
THIS PRODUCT IS LICENSED UNDER THE AVC PATENT PORTFOLIO LICENSE
interference, and 2) the device must accept any interference received,
FOR THE PERSONAL USE OF A CONSUMER OR OTHER USES IN WHICH IT
DOES NOT RECEIVE REMUNERATION TO (i) ENCODE VIDEO IN COMPLIANCE
including interference that may cause undesired operation.
WITH THE AVC STANDARD ("AVC VIDEO") AND/OR (ii) DECODE AVC VIDEO
THAT WAS ENCODED BY A CONSUMER ENGAGED IN A PERSONAL ACTIVITY
AND/OR WAS OBTAINED FROM A VIDEO PROVIDER LICENSED TO PROVIDE AVC
VIDEO. NO LICENSE IS GRANTED OR SHALL BE IMPLIED FOR ANY OTHER USE.
Cisco HD Digital Transport Adapter (DTA)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM MPEG LA, L.L.C. SEE
Models: 170HD and 171HD
Accordingly, please be advised that service providers, content providers,
and broadcasters may be required to obtain a separate use license from
Cisco Systems, Inc.
5030 Sugarloaf Parkway
MPEG LA prior to any use of AVC/H.264 encoders and/or decoders.
Lawrenceville, Georgia 30044 USA
ROVI CORPORATION COPYRIGHT
Canada EMI Regulation
This product incorporates copyright protection technology that is protected
This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.
by U.S. patents and other intellectual property rights of Rovi Corporation.
Use of this copyright protection technology must be authorized by Rovi
Cet appareil numérique de la class B est conforme à la norme
Corporation, and is intended for home and other limited viewing uses only
NMB-003 du Canada.
unless otherwise authorized by Rovi Corporation. Reverse engineering and
20081121 FCC Standard
disassembly are prohibited.
ENERGY STAR® Notice
Cisco Systems, Inc. assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions that
This Cisco product has earned the ENERGY STAR.
may appear in this guide. We reserve the right to change this guide at any
Products that earn the ENERGY STAR reduce greenhouse
time without notice.
gas emissions by meeting strict energy effi ciency guidelines
set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the
U.S. Department of Energy. ENERGY STAR is a registered
mark owned by the U.S. government.
Cisco and the Cisco logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Cisco and/or its affi liates in the U.S. and other countries. To view a list of Cisco trademarks, go to this
URL: www.cisco.com/go/trademarks. Third-party trademarks mentioned are the property of their respective owners. The use of the word partner does not imply a partnership
relationship between Cisco and any other company. (1110R)
ENERGY STAR and the ENERGY STAR mark are registered trademarks of the U.S. government.
The terms HDMI and HDMI High-Defi nition Multimedia Interface, and the HDMI Logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC
in the United States and other countries.
Rovi is a trademark of Rovi Corporation.
Product and service availability are subject to change without notice.
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