Acer ALW-3016 User Manual
Acer ALW-3016 User Manual

Acer ALW-3016 User Manual

Acer 16-port 10 / 100 mbps switch user's guide alw-3016


Acer Switch
16-port 10/100Mbps Switch
User's Guide


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  • Page 1 ALW-3016 Acer Switch 16-port 10/100Mbps Switch User's Guide...
  • Page 2 Copyright © Copyright 1998-1999 Acer Netxus Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, transmitted, transcribed, stored in a retrieval system, or translated into any language or computer language, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, magnetic, optical, chemical, manual or otherwise, without the prior written permission of Acer Netxus Inc.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Chapter 1 Overview Product goal... 1 Product configuration... 1 Chapter 2 Make your Switch ready Installing the switch... 2 Connecting to the power supply... 3 Rack mounting... 4 Connecting to computers... 5 LEDs interface overview...5 Chapter 3 Apply a feasible networking Connecting a hub/switch to normal port...7 How to use uplink port...8 Application...8...
  • Page 4: Chapter 1 Overview

    LAN environment. 1.1 Product goal AcerSwitch ALW-3016 provides high-speed and easy access to the LAN and Intranet for corporations. It allows data transmission at speeds of 10 Mbps or 100 Mbps. It provides an easy installation, all you have to do is plug the cables from the adapter cards or hub port to the ports, check the LEDs and you can start networking.
  • Page 5: Chapter 2 Make Your Switch Ready

    2. Make Your Switch Ready This chapter will guide you through how to install the AcerSwitch ALW- 3016. It includes procedures for connecting to the external power supply, installing the switch on your working surface, connecting the switch to your computer, and guidelines to see if it works well.
  • Page 6: Connecting To The Power Supply

    2.2 Connecting to the power supply Carefully unpack the AcerSwitch ALW-3016 and it's accessories. For the first time that you use this switch, please make sure there is all the same as the checking list in the package. The procedure for connecting to the power will be: 1.
  • Page 7: Rack Mounting

    2.3 Rack mounting To install the ALW-3016 switch in a 19-inch rack, please follow these steps: 1. If the switch has rubber footpads on the bottom of the unit, please remove them. 2. Locate the rack mounting holes on both sides of the switch (see Figure 2- 3).
  • Page 8: Connecting To Computers

    2.4 Connecting to computers Make sure the switch is ready for networking by checking if the PWR indicator displays. 1. Shut down the computer and install an adapter card in. 2. Plug in the one end of UTP cables to the RJ-45 phone jack of adapter. 3.
  • Page 9: Port Indicators

    You should check you fan and your vender and have a new fan to instead of the old one to make sure the equipment will work normally. Note: There are two Fan inside the ALW-3016. Fan Err1 & Fan Err2 indicate the two Fans individually.
  • Page 10: Chapter 3 Apply A Feasible Networking

    This chapter describes the network topology for hybrid 10 Mbps and 100 Mbps networks, cabling requirement for connections, the interoperability between hubs and switches. And tell you how to use the ALW-3016 to expand your port numbers. 3.1 Connecting a hub/switch to normal port...
  • Page 11: How To Use Uplink Port

    With up-link port you can use it to cascade to another switch to expand your network. Please refer to the following procedure. 1. Use one end of UTP/STP to connect to the up-link port of ALW-3016 2. Use the other end to connect to the normal port of the new switch 3.
  • Page 12: Chapter4 Trouble Shooting

    2. Try to connect another port 3. Check if the network interface card (NIC) were installed properly. 4. Make sure ALW-3016 normal port is connected to the other hub's (or switch's) uplink port, and ALW-3016 uplink port is connected the other's normal port.
  • Page 13: Appendix: Specification

    Appendix: Specifications Physical Specification Ports 16 dual-speed 10 BASE-T/100 BASE-TX RJ-45 ports 1 Up-Link 10 Base-T/100 Base-TX RJ-45 ports Dimension 440 (Width) x 205(Depth) x 45.2mm(Height) Weight 2.5 Kg Power Switching power supply Input: 100~120/220~240V AC, 50-60Hz LEDs indicator Power, fan error, LNK/ACT, FDX for each port and Speed 10/100Mbps Switch Processing Scheme Store-and-forward Address Table...
  • Page 14 Product Limited Warranty Acer Netxus Incorporated (ANI) warrants its product to be free from defects in materials and workmanship, under normal use and service, for the following lengths of time from the date of purchase from ANI or its Authorized Resellers.
  • Page 15 Contact us: Acer Computer International Ltd. Taiwan Branch Tel: 886-2-2696 0123 ext.3130 Fax: 886-2-8691 2316 Acer America Corporation Tel: 1-408-432 6200 Fax:1-408-922 2993 Distribution/Information Hotline: 1-800-369 6736 Fax: 1-408-432 0496 Acer Latin America Inc. Tel: 1-305-392 7200...
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