Overview of Connectivity
Freestyle includes the DICOM (Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine)
networking capability. DICOM communications comply with the DICOM standard and provide
links between the system and DICOM picture archival systems (PACS), modality worklist
servers, and storage commitment servers.
Consult with your PACS Administrator when using the DICOM features of the
NOTE: Confirm compatibility between your DICOM PACS system and the
Freestyle before archiving from the
System configuration for connectivity are usually carried out by your organization's network or
Connectivity features may be options which are not provided on every system.
Configuring the Network Settings
To configure your system for connectivity, go to
to the Network page.
This defines the network identification of the system, using the IP address, Subnet Mask and
Gateway to give the
Check the Auto IP Enabled box to enable the IP address to be assigned on startup.
Ethernet Network Configuration Fields
Auto IP Enabled
To edit the IP Address, Subnet Mask, or Gateway, click on the typewriter symbol next to the
NOTE: The MAC address displayed cannot be edited.
Freestyle User Manual
Freestyle to the PACS system.
Freestyle a unique identifier on a specific network.
When checked allows the system to automatically obtain an IP
Automated IP address assignment.
IP address formatting.
Network access point.
Saves the settings for the network.
Closes the menu without saving settings.
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