D-Link DWL-520+ Quick Installation

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This product works with the following operating
Windows XP, Windows
system software:
2000, Windows Me, Windows 98SE

Before You Begin

You must have at least the following:
A desktop computer with an available 32-bit PCI slot
At least a 300 MHz processor and 32 MB of memory
An 802.11b Access Point (for Infrastructure Mode) or another 802.11b
wireless adapter (for Ad-Hoc; Peer-to-Peer networking mode.)
Check Your Package Contents
These are the items included with your DWL-520+ purchase:
• DWL-520+ Wireless PCI Adapter
• CD-ROM (containing Drivers, Manual and Warranty)
If any of the above items are missing, please contact your reseller.
Insert the D-Link CD-ROM
Into Your Computer
Turn on the computer
Insert
the D- Link AirPlus DWL-520+
Driver CD in the CD-ROM drive.
The step-by-step instructions that follow are shown in
Windows XP. The steps and screens are similar for
the other Windows operating systems.
©2003 D-Link Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. Trademarks or registered trademarks are the property of their respective
holders. Software and specifications subject to change without notice. DWL-520+.03272003
DWL-520+
and
into your computer
before installing the
driver software on the
D-Link CD!
D-Link AirPlus™
Wireless PCI Adapter
Do
NOT
install
the DWL-520+
PCI Adapter

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  • Page 1: Before You Begin

    Windows XP. The steps and screens are similar for D-Link CD! the other Windows operating systems. ©2003 D-Link Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. Trademarks or registered trademarks are the property of their respective holders. Software and specifications subject to change without notice. DWL-520+.03272003...
  • Page 2 Insert the D-Link CD (continued) The Install Screen will appear. Click Install Driver/PC Utility If the CD Autorun function on your computer does not automatically start, type “D:\Setup.exe.” If it does start, proceed to the next screen. Type “D:\Setup.exe.” The letter “D”...
  • Page 3 Click No, I will restart my computer later Click Finish Shut down your computer and unplug Installing the DWL-520+ Wireless PCI Adapter Into Your Computer Make sure to turn off your computer and unplug the power cord. Remove the back cover of the computer. Install the DWL-520+ carefully and firmly seat it into an available PCI slot (which is usually “white”...
  • Page 4 Installing the DWL-520+ Wireless PCI Adapter Into Your Computer 32-bit connector Antenna This is the connector Used to wirelessly Screw Mount that fits into the PCI slot connect to The screw to on your computer’s 802.11b (AirPlus, secure the PCI motherboard Air) networks.
  • Page 5 Click Continue Anyway to finalize the installation (The D-Link driver software for this device is undergoing Windows Logo testing. Microsoft certification is pending.) For Windows 2000, this Digital Signature Not Found screen may appear after your computer restarts. Click...
  • Page 6 Your Installation is Complete! After you’ve continued in Windows XP (or after the computer restarts in the other Windows operating systems), the D-Link AirPlus DWL-520+ Configuration Utility will automatically start and the utility icon will appear in the bottom right hand corner of the desktop screen (systray). If this...
  • Page 7 APPENDIX For Windows XP, if you wish to use the DWl-520+ utility, please do the following steps. Click the XP Networking icon to use the Zero Configuration Wireless Settings. Click Advanced Uncheck “Use Windows to configure my wireless network settings. Click...
  • Page 8: Using The Configuration Utility

    APPENDIX Using the Configuration Utility D-Link AirPlus Configuration Utility window will appear. By default, it will take you to the Link Info section. TxRate: The default Status: Displays the SSID The Service Set setting is 11 Mbps; however, MAC Address of the...
  • Page 9 You can adjust Power Mode: Preamble: By default, the transmission rate to get default, Power Mode is D-Link AirPlus Products are the best signal possible set to Continuous set to Long Preamble. The depending on your usage Access Mode. Preamble defines the length and your environment.
  • Page 10: Microsoft Windows Xp

    APPENDIX To connect to a network, make sure the proper network settings are configured for DWL-520+. Microsoft Windows XP: Go to Start > right click on My Network Places > select Properties > Double-click on the Network Connection associated with the DWL-520+. Click Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Click...
  • Page 11: For Windows 2000 Users

    For Windows 2000 users: Go to Start > Settings > Network and Dial-up Connections > Double-click on the Local Area Connection associated with the DWL-520+ > select Properties Click Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Click Properties Setup for wireless router or Access Point using DHCP server.
  • Page 12: Technical Support

    Technical Support You can find software updates and user documentation on the D-Link website. D-Link provides free technical support for customers within the United States and within Canada for the duration of the warranty period on this product. U.S. and Canadian customers can contact D-Link technical support through our website, or by phone.