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DSL-300

ADSL Ethernet Modem

User's Guide
Second Edition (April 2001)
6DSL300...02
Printed In Taiwan

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  • Page 1: Adsl Ethernet Modem

    DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide Second Edition (April 2001) 6DSL300...02 Printed In Taiwan...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    ODEM IAGNOSTICS Advanced Diagnostics... 18 CONTACTING TECHNICAL SUPPORT ... 20 OFFICES ... 21 TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS ... 23 CREATING A NEW PASSWORD... 24 DSL-300 FIRMWARE UPGRADE UTILITY... 25 ... 3 ... 7 ODEM ... 8 ... 9 TILITY TABLE OF CONTENTS...
  • Page 5: About This User's Guide

    Modem and use it to connect a PC or Ethernet LAN to the Internet or a remote LAN. For the sake of simplicity, this document uses the terms Modem (first letter upper case) to refer specifically to the DSL-300 ADSL Modem, and modem (first letter lower case) to refer to all such devices including the DSL-300.
  • Page 6: Introduction

    ADSL technology is a relatively new technology and may be unfamiliar to the reader. In this section, we introduce you to ADSL technology and give a brief description of its key attributes. We also give a general description of the D-Link DSL-300 Modem and its main features.
  • Page 7: Modem Description And Operation

    DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide Modem Description and Operation The DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem is easy to install and use. The DSL-300 connects to an Ethernet LAN via a standard Ethernet 10BASE-T interface. Your ADSL connection is made using ordinary twisted-pair telephone line with standard RJ-11 connectors.
  • Page 8: Front Panel

    DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide Front Panel Place the Modem in a location that allows a view of the LED indicators shown in the front panel diagram below. Front Panel Rear Panel The rear panel of the Modem provides access to the power cord connection as well as the various communication port connections.
  • Page 9: Led Indicators

    User's Guide, ascertain that you have: 1. DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem 2. DSL-300 tool kit on CD-ROM containing The User’s Guide and the DSL- 300 Configuration Utility software installation program 3. Twisted-pair telephone cable or appropriate connector for ADSL connection (Use AWG 26 twisted-pair telephone cable where not provided) 4.
  • Page 10: Hardware Installation

    DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide Hardware Installation In this chapter you will learn about the various connections you will need to make in order to use the Modem. When selecting the location for the Modem be sure to allow room to access the connections on the rear panel.
  • Page 11: Connect Ethernet Lan To Modem

    DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide Connect Ethernet LAN to Modem The Modem may be connected to any 10BASE-T Ethernet LAN. Any connection to an Ethernet concentrating device such as a switch or hub must operate at a speed of 10 Mbps only. Use standard twisted-pair cable with RJ-45 connectors.
  • Page 12: Pc/Server To Modem Connection

    DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide PC/Server to Modem Connection You can connect the Modem directly to a 10BASE-T (10 Mbps) Ethernet adapter card (NIC) installed on a PC using the Ethernet cable cable as shown in the diagram below:...
  • Page 13: Software Installation

    Install the DSL-300 Configuration Utility software on the PC directly connected to the device, or any PC connected to the same Ethernet LAN as the Modem.
  • Page 14 3. The User Information window asks you for your name and company name. Enter this information in the appropriate field and click Next. 4. In the Choose Destination Location window you may accept to install DSL-300 Configuration Utility in the automatically chosen directory by clicking Next.
  • Page 15 5. The Select Program Folder window asks you to select a different folder or you can rename the D-Link DSL Family folder that has been created for the program icon. You can rename the folder by typing in a new name in the “Program Folder:”...
  • Page 16 “Yes, Launch the program file” option. A check mark (√) should appear in the box indicating it has been selected. Click Finish to launch DSL-300 Configuration Utility. A DSL-300 Configuration Utility icon should now be seen on your desktop screen.
  • Page 17: Configure The Modem

    Modem. The DSL-300 Configuration Utility will locate the Modem on your LAN. 1. If the DSL-300 and corresponding MAC address does not appear in the Device List of the DSL-300 Configuration Utility window, click the Discover button on the bottom of the window. The DSL-300 should appear in the Device Name column preceded by the MAC Address of the device.
  • Page 18 DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide 3. In the Enter Password window, type in the password and click OK. The default password is “admin”. You can change this password using a console manager as described in Appendix B. 4. The main menu appears, click on the General ADSL Information tab to...
  • Page 19 7. The final window, Configuration saved, confirms that you have made changes to the configuration of the Modem and restarted it. If you wish to quit DSL- 300 Configuration Utility, click Yes. DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide...
  • Page 20: Modem Diagnostics

    DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide Modem Diagnostics The DSL-300 Configuration Utility can be used to monitor the activity and performance of the Modem. The four status windows are read-only with the exception of the General ADSL Information. Once you have set the VCI and VPI values there should not be any need to change them.
  • Page 21 DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide The General ADSL Information menu displays information on packets received and transmitted via the ADSL line as well as the ADSL settings. This is where you can change the VCI and VPI values, as described in the previous section.
  • Page 22: Advanced Diagnostics

    DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide The Version Information menu lists the current device driver, firmware version and hardware version. Advanced Diagnostics To view the advanced diagnostics menus available with the configuration utitilty depress CTRL + V while the utility is displayed.
  • Page 23 Noise Margin – measured in dB Output Power – measured in dBm The Carrier Information menu displays the frequency distribution of the upstream and downstream bandwidth. The upstream portion occupies the lower frequency block. DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide...
  • Page 24: Contacting Technical Support

    949-788-0805 (option #4) If you are a customer residing outside of the United States, please refer to the list of D-Link locations that is included in this manual. Thank you for purchasing this product. We like to receive feedback from our customers concerning our products.
  • Page 25: Offices

    Le Florilege #2, Allee de la Fresnerie 78330 Fontenay Le Fleury France TEL: 33-1-30238688 URL: www.dlink-france.fr E-MAIL: info@dlink-france.fr GERMANY D-LINK CENTRAL EUROPE/D-LINK DEUSTSCHLAND GMBH Schwalbacher Strasse 74, 65760 Eschborn Germany TEL: 49-(0) 6196-7799-0 URL: www.dlink.de E-MAIL: mbischoff@dlink.de, mboerner@dlink.de INDIA D-LINK INDIA Plot No.5, Kurla-Bandra Complex Road,...
  • Page 26 2F, No. 119 Pao-Chung Road, Hsin-Tien, Taipei, Taiwan TEL: 886-2-2910-2626 FAX: 886-2-2910-1515 URL: www.dlinktw.com.tw E-MAIL: dssqa@tsc.dlinktw.com.tw U.K. D-LINK EUROPE D-Link (Europe) Ltd. 4 Edgware Road, Colindale, London NW95AB U.K. TEL: 44-20-8731-5555 URL: www.dlink.co.uk E-MAIL: info@dlink.co.uk U.S.A D-LINK U.S.A. 53 Discovery Drive, Irvine, CA 92618 USA...
  • Page 27: Technical Specifications

    Technical Specifications Standards: ITU G.992.1 (G.dmt) ITU G.992.2 (G.lite) ITU G.994.1 (G.Hs) ANSI T1.413 (Issue 2) Protocol: TCP/IP Data G.dmt full rate: Downstream up to 8 Mbps Transfer Upstream up to 640 Kbps Rate: G.lite: Downstream up to 1.5 Mbps Upstream up to 512 Kbps Media Interface RJ-11 port ADSL telephone line connection...
  • Page 28: Creating A New Password

    Once you have the active HyperTerminal screen in view on your desktop, hit the Enter key. The Internet Protocol (IP) address of the DSL-300 will be displayed. The cursor in the terminal screen should be blinking immediately to the right of the IP address.
  • Page 29: Dsl-300 Firmware Upgrade Utility

    To launch the DSL-300 Firmware Upgrade Utility, click on the icon. Allow a few moments for the software to discover the Router on the network. After the discovery phase the following window will appear. You will see all the DSL-300 Routers on your network.
  • Page 30 When you select a Router to upgrade you will be prompted for a password. The default password is Admin. If you want to change the password, you can change it using the console manager interface as described in Appendix B. Enter the password and click OK.
  • Page 31 When the new firmware has been successfully loaded a new window will inform you of the upgrade and tell you that the Router has been restarted. Click OK to proceed.
  • Page 32: Limited Warranty

    THIS WARRANTY APPLIES ON THE CONDITION THAT THE PRODUCT REGISTRATION CARD IS FILLED OUT AND RETURNED TO A D-LINK OFFICE WITHIN NINETY (90) DAYS OF PURCHASE. A LIST OF D-LINK OFFICES IS PROVIDED AT THE BACK OF THIS MANUAL, TOGETHER WITH A COPY OF THE REGISTRATION CARD.
  • Page 33 WITH THE APPLICABLE PRODUCT DOCUMENTATION PROVIDED BY D-LINK WITH SUCH SOFTWARE PRODUCT, FOR A PERIOD OF NINETY (90) DAYS FROM THE DATE OF PURCHASE FROM D-LINK OR ITS AUTHORIZED RESELLER. D-LINK WARRANTS THE MAGNETIC MEDIA, ON WHICH D-LINK PROVIDES ITS SOFTWARE PRODUCT, AGAINST FAILURE DURING THE SAME WARRANTY PERIOD.
  • Page 34 ACCIDENT, FIRE, LIGHTNING OR OTHER HAZARD. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IN NO EVENT WILL D-LINK BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF PROFITS, COST OF COVER OR OTHER INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES ARISING OUT THE INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE, USE, PERFORMANCE, FAILURE OR INTERRUPTION OF A D- LINK PRODUCT, HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY.
  • Page 35 FCC Warning This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.