3.2 Connecting the hardware
You require the following:
● Ethernet cable
● Adapter cable for wide-range power supply unit
● Wide-range power supply unit
Follow the steps below to connect an Ethernet-based reader to a PC:
1. Connect the PC to the reader using a crossover cable.
2. Start the SIMATIC RF-DIAG diagnostics tool and establish the connection between the
PC and reader using the software user interface as described in the sections "Starting the
software (Page 25) and "Operating the software (Page 29)".
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