D-Link AirPlus DI-614+ Enhanced 2.4GHz Wireless Broadband Router Manual Building Networks for People...
Contents Package Contents ... 3 Introduction... 4 Wireless Basics ... 6 Getting Started ... 9 Using the Conﬁguration Menu ... 10 Troubleshooting ... 50 Networking Basics ... 55 Technical Speciﬁcations ... 68 Contacting Technical Support... 70 Warranty ... 71 Registration ... 74...
Package Contents D-Link AirPlus DI-614+ Enhanced 2.4GHz Wireless Broad- band Router Power Adapter – 5V DC, 2.5A Manual on CD Quick Installation Guide Note: Using a power supply with a different voltage rating than the one included with the DI-614+ will cause damage and void the warranty for this product.
Unlike most 802.11b routers, the DI-614+ is capable of data transfer speeds up to 22 Mbps* (compared to the standard 11 Mbps) when used with other D-Link AirPlus products such as the DWL-520+ Wireless PCI Adapter.
Connections LAN ports provide connections to Ethernet- enabled devices. LEDs WAN LED: A solid light indicates connection on the WAN port. This LED blinks during transmission. Power LED: A solid light indicates a proper connection to the power supply. Auto-Sensing Ports:All ports (both LAN and WAN) auto-sense cable types to accomodate stright-through or cross-over cable.
Wireless Basics D-Link AirPlus wireless products are based on industry standards to provide easy-to-use and compatible high-speed wireless connectivity within your home, business or public access wireless networks. Strictly adhering to the IEEE standard, the D-Link AirPlus wireless family of products will allow you to access the data you want, when and where you want it.
Enhanced 2.4GHz Wireless PCI cards used with desktop computers (DWL-520+) Enhanced 2.4GHz Wireless Router and Access Point (DI-614+, DWL- 900AP+) The DI-614+ is also compatible with the D-Link Air 802.11b family of products, which include: 2.4GHz Wireless Cardbus Adapters used with laptop computers (DWL-650) ...
Keep the number of walls and ceilings between the wireless Access Point and your receiving device (e.g., the DWL-650+) to a minimum - Each wall or ceiling can reduce your D-Link AirPlus Wireless product’s range from 3-90 feet (1-30 meters.) Position your Access Points, Residential Gateways, and computers so that the number of walls or ceilings is minimized.
Quick Installation Guide included with the DWL-530TX+.) If you are connecting a laptop computer to your network, install the driv- ers for the Ethernet Cardbus adapter (e.g., D-Link DWL-650+) into a laptop computer.(See the Quick Installation Guide included with the DWL-650+.)
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Whenever you want to conﬁgure your network or the DI-614+, you can access the Conﬁguration Menu by opening the web-browser and typing in the IP Address of the DI-614+. The DI-614+ default IP Address is shown below: ...
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > Wireless Wireless Settings are settings for the (Access Point) Portion of the Wireless Router. It allows you to change the wireless settings to ﬁt an existing wireless network or to customize your wireless network.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > Wireless (Continued) Wired Equivalent Protocol (WEP) is a wireless security protocol for Wireless Local Area Networks (WLAN).WEP provides security by encrypting the data that is sent over the WLAN. The DI-614+ supports 3 levels of WEP Encryption: 64Bit encryption, 128Bit encryption, and 256Bit encryption.WEP is disabled by default.The WEP setting can be changed to ﬁt an existing wireless network or to customize your wireless network.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > Wireless > WPA Wi-Fi Protected Access authorizes and authenticates users onto the wireless network. WPA uses stronger security than WEP and is based on a key that changes automatically at a regular interval. This mode requires a RADIUS server in the network. Radius Server 1 Radius Server 2 IP - Enter the IP Address of the RADIUS server.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > Wireless > WPA-PSK Wi-Fi Protected Access - Pre-Shared Key mode means that the wireless client and the router must have the same passphrase in order to establish the wireless connection. A RADIUS server is not required with PSK. Passphrase Enter a passphrase for the router.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > WAN Choose WAN Type WAN stands for Wide Area Network. In this case WAN represents the mode in which you connect to the Internet. If you are uncertain, please ask your ISP which of the following represents your connection mode to the Internet: Dynamic Obtain an IP address from your ISP automatically (mainly for...
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > WAN > Dynamic IP Address Most Cable modem users will select this option to obtain an IP Address automatically from their ISP (Internet Service Provider). Host Name This is optional, but may be required by some ISPs. The host name is the device name of the Router.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > WAN > Static IP Address Choose Static IP Address if all WAN IP information is provided to you by your ISP.You will need to enter in the IP address, subnet mask, gateway address, and DNS address(es) provided to you by your ISP.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > WAN > PPPoE Most DSL users will select this option to obtain an IP address automatically from their ISP through the use of PPPoE. User Name Your PPPoE username provided by your ISP. Password Your PPPoE password is provided by your ISP.
Home > WAN > PPPoE (Continued) Primary DNS You will get the DNS IP automatically from your ISP but you Address may enter a speciﬁc DNS address that you want to use instead. Secondary DNS (Optional) Input the secondary DNS address. Address Maximum Enter a maximum idle time during which Internet connection...
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > WAN > PPTP Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP) is a WAN connection used in Europe. IP Address Subnet Mask Server IP PPTP Account PPTP Password Maximum Idle Time Auto-reconnect Enter the IP Address. Enter the Subnet Mask. Enter the Server IP Address.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > WAN > L2TP Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP) is a WAN connection. IP Address Subnet Mask Server IP L2TP Account L2TP Password Maximum Idle Time Auto-reconnect Enter the IP Address. Enter the Subnet Mask. Enter the Server IP Address.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > WAN > BigPond Cable Dynamic IP Address for BigPond is a WAN connection used in Australia. User Name Password Auth Server Login Server IP MAC Address Clone MAC Address Enter in the username for the BigPond account. Enter the password for the BigPond account.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > LAN LAN is short for Local Area Network.This is considered your internal network.These are the IP settings of the LAN interface for the DI-614+. These settings may be referred to as Private settings.You may change the LAN IP address if needed.The LAN IP address is private to your internal network and cannot be seen on the Internet.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Home > DHCP DHCP stands for Dynamic Host Control Protocol. The DI-614+ has a built-in DHCP server. The DHCP Server will automatically assign an IP address to the computers on the LAN/private network. Be sure to set your computers to be DHCP clients by setting their TCP/IP settings to “Obtain an IP Address...
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Advanced > Virtual Server The DI-614+ can be conﬁgured as a virtual server so that remote users accessing Web or FTP services via the public IP address can be automatically redirected to local servers in the LAN (Local Area Network). The DI-614+ ﬁrewall feature ﬁlters out unrecognized packets to protect your LAN network so all computers networked with the DI-614+ are invisible to the outside world.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Advanced > Applications Some applications require multiple connections, such as Internet gaming, video conferencing, and Internet telephony. These applications have difﬁculties working through NAT (Network Address Translation). Special Applications makes some of these applications work with the DI-614+. If you need to run applications that require multiple connections, specify the port normally associated with an application in the Trigger ﬁeld, then enter the public ports associated with the trigger port into the Incoming Ports ﬁeld.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Advanced > Filters > IP Filter Use IP (Internet Protocol) ﬁlters to allow or deny computers access to the Internet based on their IP address. Enabled or Disabled IP Address Port Range Protocol Type Schedule Click Enabled to apply the ﬁlter policy or click Disabled to enter an inactive ﬁlter policy.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Advanced > Filters > MAC Filters MAC (Media Access Control) Filters are used to deny or allow LAN (Local Area Network) computers from accessing the Internet and network by their MAC address. At the bottom of the screen, there is a list of MAC addresses from the DHCP client computers connected to the DI-614+.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Advanced > Parental Control >URL Blocking Use URL Blocking to deny LAN computers from accessing speciﬁc web sites by its URL. A URL is a specially formatted text string that deﬁnes a location on the Internet. If any part of the URL contains the blocked word, the site will not be accessible and the web page will not display.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Advanced > Parental Control > Domain Blocking Use Domain ﬁlters to allow or deny computers access to speciﬁc Internet domains whether it is through www, ftp, SNMP, etc. Domain ﬁlters apply to both wired computers connected to one of the four Ethernet LAN ports and to wireless clients connected wirelessly to the DI-614+.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Advanced > Firewall Firewall Rules is an advance feature used to deny or allow trafﬁc from passing through the device. It works in the same way as IP Filters with additional settings. You can create more detailed rules for the device. Enabled or Disabled Click Enabled to apply the ﬁlter policy or click Disabled to enter an inactive ﬁlter policy (You can reactivate the policy later).
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Advanced > Firewall (Continued) Protocol Select one of the following protocols: TCP, UDP, or ICMP. Port Range Enter in the port range of the TCP/UDP ports that you want the policy to apply to. If it is only a single port that you want the policy applied to, then enter the port number in the Start Port ﬁeld and leave the End Port ﬁeld blank.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Advanced > DMZ If you have a computer that cannot run Internet applications properly from behind the DI-614+, then you can allow that computer to have unrestricted Internet access. Enter the IP address of that computer as a DMZ (Demilitarized Zone) host with unrestricted Internet access.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Advanced > Performance Beacon Interval Beacons are packets sent by an Access Point to synchronize a wireless network. Specify a value. 100 is the default setting and is recommended. DTIM interval (Delivery Trafﬁc Indication Message) 3 is the default setting. A DTIM is a countdown informing clients of the next window for listening to broadcast and multicast messages.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Advanced > Performance (Continued) SSID Broadcast Antenna transmit power Antenna Selection Internal External Diversity 4X Mode Enabled is the default setting. Choose Enabled to broadcast the SSID across the network. All devices on a network must share the same SSID (Service Set Identiﬁer) to establish communication.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Tools> Admin There are two accounts that can access the Broadband Router’s Web-Management interface. They are admin and user. Admin has read/write access while user has read- only access. User can only view the settings but cannot make any changes. It is rec- ommended that you change the admin password from the default setting.
Tools> Time Set the time here by entering it manually or by using NTP (Network Time Protocol.) NTP is a standard protocol on the Internet that sychronizes the time settings accurately for all the computers on your network. Time Zone Daylight Saving Set Device Date and Time...
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Tools > System The current system settings can be saved as a ﬁle onto the local hard drive. The saved ﬁle or any other saved setting ﬁle created by the DI-614+ can be uploaded to the unit. To reload a system settings ﬁle, click on Browse to search the local hard drive for the ﬁle to be used.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Tools > Firmware You can upgrade the ﬁrmware by using this tool. First, check the D-Link support site for ﬁrmware updates at http://support.dlink.com. Make sure that the ﬁrmware you want to use is saved on the local hard drive of your computer. Click on Browse to search the local hard drive for the ﬁrmware that you downloaded from the D-Link website to be used for...
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Tools >DDNS DDNS (Dynamic Domain Name System) keeps dynamic IP addresses (e.g., IP addresses assigned by a DHCP capable router or server) linked to a domain name. Users who have a Dynamic DNS account may use this feature on the DI-614+. DDNS Server Address Host Name...
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Tools > Misc...
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Tools > Misc (Continued) Ping Test Restart Device Block WAN Ping UPnP Setting Gaming Mode VPN Pass Through WAN select to 10/100 Mbps This useful diagnostic utility can be used to check if a computer is on the Internet. It sends ping packets and listens for replies from the speciﬁc host.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Tools > Cable Test Diagnostic Cable Tester is an advanced feature that integrates a LAN cable tester on every Ethernet port on the router. Through the graphical user interface (GUI), Cable Tester can be used to remotely diagnose and report cable faults such as opens, shorts, swaps, and impedance mismatch.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Status > Device Info This screen displays information about the DI-614+. DHCP Release DHCP Renew Click to release IP addresses sent from the DHCP server. Click to renew IP addreses sent from the DHCP server.
Status > Log This screen displays activities occurring on the DI-614+. First Page- Last Page- Previous- Next- Clear- Log Settings- Click First Page to go to the ﬁrst page of the log. Click Last Page to go to the last page of the log. Click Previous to go to the previous page of the log.
Status > Log > Log Settings E-Mail Alert SMTP Server IP Email Address Send Mail Now Save Log File to Lo- cal Hard Drive Log Type The DI-614+ can be set up to send the log ﬁles to a speciﬁc email address.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Status > Stats In Stats section, trafﬁc statistics are displayed. Refresh Reset WIRELESS This will update the page. This will reset the packet counter to zero. Displays Received / Transmitted packets from the WAN port. Displays Received / Transmitted packets from the LAN port. Displays received and transmitted packets from the wireless network.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Status > Wireless The wireless client table displays a list of current connected wireless clients. This table also displays the time and MAC address of the wireless client connected.
Using the Conﬁguration Menu Help This screen displays the complete Help menu. For help at anytime, click the Help tab in the Conﬁguration menu.
Troubleshooting This chapter provides solutions to problems that can occur during the installation and operation of the DI-614+ Wireless Access Point. We cover various aspects of the network setup, including the network adapters. Please read the following if you are having problems.
Troubleshooting 2. The wireless client cannot access the Internet in the Infrastructure mode. Make sure the wireless client is associated and joined with the correct router. To check this connection: Right-click on the Local Area Connection icon in the taskbar> select View Available Wireless Networks. The Connect to Wireless Network screen will appear.
Troubleshooting 3. Check that the drivers for the network adapters are installed properly. You may be using different network adapters than those illustrated here, but this procedure will remain the same, regardless of the type of network adapters you are using.
Right-click on D-Link AirPlus DWL-650+ Wireless Cardbus Adapter. Select Properties to check that the drivers are installed properly. Look under Device Status to check that the device is working properly. Click OK. D-Link AirPlus DWL-650+ Wireless Cardbus...
After you have tried other methods for troubleshooting your network, you may choose to Reset the DI-614+ to the factory default settings. Remember that D-Link AirPlus products network together, out of the box, at the factory default settings. To hard-reset the D-Link AirPlus DI-614+ to Factory Default Settings, please do the following: Locate the Reset button on the back of the DI-614+.
Networking Basics Using the Network Setup Wizard in Windows XP In this section you will learn how to establish a network at home or work, using Microsoft Windows XP. Note: Please refer to websites such as http://www.homenethelp.com http://www.microsoft.com/windows2000 for information about networking computers using Windows 2000, Me or 98.
Networking Basics Please follow all the instructions in this window: Click Next. In the following window, select the description that best ﬁts your computer. If your computer connects to the internet through a gateway/router, select the second option as shown. Click Next.
Networking Basics Enter a Computer description and a Computer name (optional). Click Next. Enter a Workgroup name. All computers on your network should have the same Workgroup name. Click Next.
Networking Basics Please wait while the Network Setup Wizard applies the changes. When the changes are complete, click Next. Please wait while the Network Setup Wizard conﬁgures the computer. This may take a few minutes.
Networking Basics In the window below, select the option that ﬁts your needs. In this example, Create a Network Setup Disk has been selected. You will run this disk on each of the computers on your network. Click Next. Insert a disk into the Floppy Disk Drive, in this case drive A.
Networking Basics Please read the information under Here’s how in the screen below. After you complete the Network Setup Wizard you will use the Network Setup Disk to run the Network Setup Wizard once on each of the computers on your network. To continue click Next.
Networking Basics Please read the information on this screen, then click Finish to complete the Network Setup Wizard. The new settings will take effect when you restart the computer. Click Yes to restart the computer. You have completed conﬁguring this computer. Next, you will need to run the Network Setup Disk on all the other computers on your network.
Networking Basics Naming your Computer To name your computer, please follow these directions. In Windows XP: Click Start (in the lower left corner of the screen). Right-click on My Computer. Select Properties and click. Select the Computer Name Tab in the System Proper- ties window.
Networking Basics Naming your Computer In this window, enter the Computer name. Select Workgroup and enter the name of the Workgroup. All computers on your network must have the same Workgroup name. Click OK. Assigning a Static IP Address in Windows XP/2000 Note: Residential Gateways/Broadband Routers will automatically assign IP Addresses to the computers on the network, using DHCP (Dynamic Host Conﬁguration Protocol) technol- ogy.
Networking Basics Assigning a Static IP Address in Windows XP/2000 Double-click on Network Connections. Right-click on Local Area Connections. Double-click on Properties.
Click on Internet Protocol (TCP/IP). Click Properties. Enter the LAN IP address of the Wireless Router. (D-Link wireless routers have a LAN IP address of 192.168.0.1.) The DNS server information will be supplied by your ISP (Internet Service Provider).
Networking Basics Assigning a Static IP Address with Macintosh OSX Go to the Apple Menu and select System Preferences. cClick on Network. Select Built-in Ethernet in the Show pull-down menu. Select Manually in the Conﬁgure pull-down menu. ...
Networking Basics Selecting a Dynamic IP Address with Macintosh OSX Go to the Apple Menu and select System Preferences. Click on Network. Select Built-in Ethernet in the Show pull-down menu. Select Using DHCP in the Con- ﬁgure pull-down menu.
Standards IEEE 802.3 10BASE-T Ethernet IEEE 802.3u 100BASE-TX Fast Ethernet IEEE 802.11b VPN Pass Through Function PPTP IPSec Advanced Firewall Features Device Management Web-Based – Internet Explorer 6.0 or later; Netscape Navigator 6 or later;...
Technical Speciﬁcations Modulation Technique Barker (1Mbps/0db) Barker (2Mbps/3db) CCK (5.5Mbps/5.5db) PBCC (5.5Mbps/1.4db) CCK (11Mbps/8.6db) PBCC (11Mbps/4.5db) PBCC (22Mbps/8.5db) Wireless Transmit Power 15dBm ± 2dB External Antenna Type Single detachable reverse SMA LEDs ...
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