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Connecting to the Internet

Connecting to Time Warner Cable | LAN Hardware Requirements
Computer Requirements | LAN Configuration Requirements |
Connecting the SBG1000 to the Cable System | Cabling the
Ethernet or HPNA LAN | Obtaining an IP Address in Windows 98,
Windows 98 SE, or Windows Me | Obtaining an IP address in
Windows 2000 or Windows XP | Obtaining an IP address on
Macintosh | Connecting a PC to the USB Port | Setting Up the
Wireless LAN | Installing the Optional External Diversity Antenna
| Starting the Setup Program
This section describes how to set up the SBG 1000 Gateway on the LAN.
Before connecting the gateway to the Internet the following must be prepared:
1. Determine the type of connection best suited to the SBG1000 – Ethernet,
HPNA, Wireless, and USB.
2. A computer properly connected to the gateway as explained below.
3. Active Data Over Cable Internet service provided by cable modem
account.
4. The Road Runner (ISP) configuration information for the cable modem
account.
5. For Ethernet connection, Ethernet cables and Network Interface Card
(NIC's) with the accompanying software.
6. For HPNA, telephone jumper cables, HPNA interface cards, and the
accompanying software.
7. For wireless connections, wireless adapters and the installation software
for the adapters.
8. For USB, a USB cable and the Motorola SBG1000 Wireless Gateway &
Cable Modem CD-ROM, which contains the software for a USB
installation.
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Connecting to Time Warner Cable
To connect to Time Warner Cable, complete the following:
1. Using a coaxial cable provided by Time Warner Cable, connect the coaxial
cable jack on the wall to the cable connector on the gateway.
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  • Page 1: Connecting To The Internet

    Wireless LAN | Installing the Optional External Diversity Antenna | Starting the Setup Program This section describes how to set up the SBG 1000 Gateway on the LAN. Before connecting the gateway to the Internet the following must be prepared: 1.
  • Page 2: Computer Requirements

    LAN Hardware Requirements The following LAN Hardware requirements must be met: • The SBG1000 Gateway connects to the LAN using either its twisted-pair Ethernet, USB, HPNA or 802.11b wireless port. Back to Top Computer Requirements The following Computer requirements must be met: •...
  • Page 3 4. If using the optional Motorola External Diversity Antenna, install it now. Follow the instructions in Installing the Optional External Diversity Antenna. 5. Insert the CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive. 6. Plug the power cord into the power connector on the SBG1000.
  • Page 4 Back to Top The following figure illustrates a typical USB installation: Note: Before plugging in the USB cable, be sure the Motorola SBG1000 Wireless Cable Modem Gateway CD-ROM is inserted in the PC CD-ROM drive. Back to Top The following figure illustrates a typical Wireless installation:...
  • Page 5 Back to Top Cabling the Ethernet or HPNA LAN After connecting to the cable system, connect the wired Ethernet and/or HPNA LAN. Note: Proper drivers for the Ethernet NIC or HPNA adapter must be installed. Back to Top Obtaining an IP Address in Windows 98, Windows 98 SE, or Windows Me To obtain an IP address in Windows 98, Windows 98 SE, or Windows ME, complete the following steps on each Ethernet client PC running Windows 98,...
  • Page 6: Connecting A Pc To The Usb Port

    USB Driver. Back to Top Setting Up the Wireless LAN Note: Before plugging in the USB cable, be sure the Motorola SBG1000 Wireless Cable Modem Gateway CD-ROM is inserted in the PC CD-ROM drive. Back to Top Installing the Optional External Diversity...
  • Page 7 3. Click the Login button to display the Enter Network Password window. 4. In the User Name field, type the User Name (the default is “admin”). 5. In the Password field, type the Password (the default is “motorola” in lower case).
  • Page 8 5. Click the Apply button to apply the changes. Note: To prevent unauthorized configuration, change the default password immediately when the Motorola SBG1000 Wireless Cable Modem Gateway is first configured. Note: The Division should establish a common login and password to use for all installers.

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