D-Link DHP-300 Quick Install Manual

D-Link DHP-300 Quick Install Manual

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  • Page 2: System Requirements

    • 233MHz processor and at least 64MB of RAM • An available Ethernet Adapter (100MBit/s) Package Contents CD-ROM with Manual and DHP-300 Installation Wizard Powerline HD Ethernet Adapter CAT5 Ethernet Cable If any of the above items are missing, please contact your reseller. D-Link DHP-300 Quick Install Guide...
  • Page 3: Hardware Overview

    Ethernet LED A solid light indicates a connection on the Ethernet port. The LED blinks during data transmission. Powerline LED A solid light indicates that the device has detected another Powerline device on the network. D-Link DHP-300 Quick Install Guide...
  • Page 4 Hardware Overview Ethernet Connect CAT5 Ethernet cable to the DHP-300 Ethernet port. D-Link DHP-300 Quick Install Guide...
  • Page 5: Hardware Installation

    Connect the Ethernet Cable Connect the included Ethernet cable to the network cable connector located on the DHP-300 and attach the other end of the Ethernet cable to the network or PC. Note: Network Connectivity is confirmed when the green Powerline LED indicator on the DHP-300 is illuminated.
  • Page 6: Software Installation

    Follow the simple steps below to run the Setup Wizard to guide you quickly through the installation process. Insert the D-Link DHP-300 Powerline HD Ethernet Adapter CD into your CD-ROM drive. If the CD Autorun function does not automatically start on your computer, click Start > Run.
  • Page 7 Software Installation Click Install Click Finish The WinPcap 4.0 installation is necessary to run the DHP-300 Utility, click Next to continue with the installation. Click Next D-Link DHP-300 Quick Install Guide...
  • Page 8 Software Installation Click Next Click I Agree The WinPcap 4.0 Installation is complete. Click Finish to close the wizard. Click Finish D-Link DHP-300 Quick Install Guide...
  • Page 9 Configuration After you have completed the D-Link DHP-300 Utility installation wizard, double-click the D-Link DHP-300 Powerline HD Utility icon on your desktop to start the configuration of the DHP-300. Double-click the D-Link DHP-300 Powerline HD Utility icon. The utility provides you with the option of setting your own unique Network ID and the ability to prioritize traffic passing through the network.
  • Page 10 Red text on the MAC, Net ID, Alias & Location columns mean that the powerline network is encrypted with the default encryption key (DHP-300). Follow the steps below to encrypt the network with a non-default encryption key: • Double-click on the nodes.
  • Page 11 The screen on the previous pages displays the current configuration of the DHP-300. MAC: MAC Address of detected node. Net ID: Powerline Network Name. Default is DHP-300 (Max 10 characters, 0-9, A-Z, case sensitive). Alias: Device Name. Default is Device 1, Device 2 etc (Max 16 characters, 0-9, A-Z, case sensitive) ie.
  • Page 12: Technical Support

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