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DSL-300G+

ADSL Modem

User's Guide
(Sep 2002)
651L300G+015

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  • Page 1: Adsl Modem

    DSL-300G+ ADSL Modem User’s Guide (Sep 2002) 651L300G+015...
  • Page 2: 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 3 PERIOD, AND REQUESTING A RETURN MATERIAL AUTHORIZATION (RMA) NUMBER. IF A REGISTRATION CARD FOR THE PRODUCT IN QUESTION HAS NOT BEEN RETURNED TO D-LINK, THEN A PROOF OF PURCHASE (SUCH AS A COPY OF THE DATED PURCHASE INVOICE) MUST BE PROVIDED.
  • Page 4: Limitation Of Liability

    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 5: Table Of Contents

    ABOUT THIS USER’S GUIDE ... VII Before You Start ... vii Requirements for Installation... vii INTRODUCTION ... 1 Modem Description and Operation ... 1 Modem Features... 1 Front Panel ... 2 LED Indicators... 2 Rear Panel ... 3 Packing List ... 3 HARDWARE INSTALLATION ...
  • Page 6 Figures Figure 1. Front Panel Display ... 2 Figure 2. Rear Panel Connections... 3 Figure 3. PC to Modem Ethernet Connection ... 錯誤! 尚未定義書籤。 Figure 4. Account Configuration Menu – First Time Set Up... 13 Figure 5. Changing Connection Type ... 15 Figure 6.
  • Page 7: About This User's Guide

    DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide About This User’s Guide This user’s guide instructs the reader to install the DSL-300G+ ADSL Modem and use it to connect a single computer to the Internet. If you are using a computer with a functioning Ethernet port, you can use the Quick Installation Guide to quickly establish your ADSL connection and access the Internet.
  • Page 8: Connection Type

    DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide Ethernet Adapter (NIC) Any computer using the Modem for Internet access, must have an Ethernet NIC (Network Interface Card) installed or a working Ethernet port. Most recently produced notebook computers are equipped with an Ethernet port.
  • Page 9: Additional Settings

    DSL-300 ADSL Ethernet Modem User’s Guide IPoA Connections (RFC 1577) IP over ATM connections may require global IP settings for the device. Your service provider will give you IP settings information if needed. IP Address: Netmask: Gateway: DNS: Additional Settings If your ISP or ADSL service provider has instructed to change the VPI/VCI settings, there is a special menu, the System Settings menu in the management software used to change this.
  • Page 11: Introduction

    640 Kbps upstream. A secure point-to-point connection is established between the user and the central office of the service provider. D-Link ADSL devices incorporate the recommendations of the ADSL Forum regarding framing, data format, and upper layer protocols.
  • Page 12: Front Panel

    Front Panel Place the Modem in a location where the LED indicators can be easily viewed. Power ADSL LED Indicators Steady green light indicates the unit is powered on. Power Lights steady green during power on self-test. Once the connection status has Status been settled, the light will blink green indicating normal operation.
  • Page 13: Rear Panel

    DSL-300 ADSL Modem User’s Guide Rear Panel All cable connections to the Modem are made at the rear panel, including the Console port connection. The Console port is intended for use by a qualified telecommunications technician. Please do not attempt to configure the device through the Console connection.
  • Page 14: Hardware Installation

    DSL-300 ADSL 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, allow ample room to access the connections on the rear panel. For convenience, try to place the Modem near your computer so you can monitor the LED indicators.
  • Page 15 DSL-300 ADSL Modem User’s Guide...
  • Page 16: First Time Set Up

    First Time Set Up This chapter will show you how configure the Modem in order to establish the ADSL connection and ultimately a connection to the Internet. Any management software features that are directly concerned with establishing an Internet connection using ADSL are explained in the following chapter, Using the Web Configuration Manager. Make sure your computer’s Ethernet port is connected directly to the Modem as described in the previous chapter.
  • Page 17 DSL-300 ADSL Modem User’s Guide Configure Windows XP for DHCP Use the following steps to configure a computer running Windows XP to be a DHCP client. 1. From the Start menu on your desktop, go to click on Control Panel. 2.
  • Page 18 DSL-300 ADSL Modem User’s Guide 3. In the Network and Internet Connections folder, click on Network Connections. 4. In the Network Connections folder, highlight the Local Area Connection icon by clicking on it once. A new option is revealed under Network Tabs in the left side panel.
  • Page 19 DSL-300 ADSL Modem User’s Guide 5. Click on Change settings of the connection under Network Tabs. 6. In the General Tab of the Local Area Connection Properties menu, highlight Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) under “This connection uses the following items:” by clicking on it once. Click on the Properties button.
  • Page 20: Windows 2000

    7. Select “Obtain an IP address automatically” by clicking once in the circle. Click the OK button. Your computer is now ready to use the Modem’s DHCP server. Windows 2000 First, check for the IP protocol and, if necessary, install it: 1.
  • Page 21 Windows ME First, check for the IP protocol and, if necessary, install it: 1. In the Windows task bar, click the Start button, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel. 2. Double-click the Network and Dial-up Connections icon. 3. In the Network and Dial-up Connections window, right-click the Network icon, and then select Properties.
  • Page 22 2. Select the network component labeled TCP/IP, and then click Properties. 3. If you have multiple TCP/IP listings, select the listing associated with your network card or adapter. 4. In the TCP/IP Properties dialog box, click the IP Address tab.
  • Page 23: Access The Web-Based Configuration Manager

    Access the Web-based Configuration Manager With your computer configured to receive its IP settings from the Modem, it can now access the web-based (HTML-based) configuration management software. Note: Be sure that the web browser on the computer is not configured to use a proxy server in the Internet settings.
  • Page 24: Configure The Internet Connection

    Configure the Internet Connection Now that you have accessed the web-based manager, you can configure the device for connection to the Internet. For PPPoE and PPPoA connections, you will need to enter a User Name and Password used by your ISP or ADSL service provider for authentication purposes.
  • Page 25: Changing The Connection Type

    9. The Modem is now ready to begin the process that establishes a connection to the Internet. This is known as the “negotiation” process since the Modem must first contact other computers on the network to verify your account information and negotiate the connection. Click on the Connect button to begin the negotiation.
  • Page 26: Change Connection Type To Pppoa

    Change Connection Type to PPPoA To change the connection type to PPPoA and connect to the Internet, follow these steps: 1. In the Account Configuration window, select PPPoA from the Connection Type pull-down menu. The web page display will change to present this menu: Figure 5.
  • Page 27 A new message appears: 10. Click on the OK button. The information you have just entered will be saved to the Modem’s flash memory. Note: If you have been instructed to change the VPI/VCI settings, skip ahead to the System Settings section in the next chapter. 11.
  • Page 28: Change Connection Type To Ipoa

    Change Connection Type to IPoA To change the connection type to IPoA and connect to the Internet, follow these steps: 1. In the Account Configuration window, select IPoA from the Connection Type pull-down menu. The web page display will change to present this menu: Figure 6.
  • Page 29: Change Connection Type To Rfc 1483 Bridge

    Change Connection Type to RFC 1483 Bridge For ADSL accounts using the RFC 1483 so-called “Bridged Ethernet” connection type, the IP information needed to use the Internet will be located in the computer using the Modem. In this case, you probably have a CD with software for your computer.
  • Page 30: Using The Web Manager

    Using the Web Manager If you are setting up the Modem for the first time you may want to read the previous chapter, First Time Se Up. This chapter describes functions and features of the Modem’s configuration manager that are not described in the previous chapter.
  • Page 31: System Setting (Vpi/Vci Settings)

    System Setting (VPI/VCI Settings) IMPORTANT! DO NOT change any of the settings in the System Setting menus unless you have been instructed by you ISP or ADSL service provider to change the VPI, VCI or AC Name information. If you have been told to change the VPI or VCI settings or if you have been given an AC Name, use the System Setting menu to enter the new information.
  • Page 32: Ppp Account Configuration

    PPP Account Configuration PPPoE and PPPoA accounts use different connection types, however the variables that are required for configuration are the same. These variables are summarized in the table below. Figure 10. PPPoE Account Configuration The PPP Account Configuration menu presents the following user defined parameters: Use this drop-down menu to change connection type used for your ADSL Connection Type service.
  • Page 33: Ipoa Account Configuration

    IPoA Account Configuration IPoA connections require static global IP settings. Your ISP should supply this information. The glbal IP configuration settings are summarized in the table below. The IPoA Account Configuration menu presents the following user IP settings: Use this drop-down menu to change connection type used for your ADSL Connection Type service.
  • Page 34: Summary

    Summary Use the Summary screen to view information that can be useful for troubleshooting. Click the Refresh hyperlink to update the statistics in the Summary screen. For PPP connection types the following information is listed in the Summary screen: PPP Information Connection Type Connection type used for your account, PPPoA, PPPoE, RFC 1483 or IPoA Encapsulation...
  • Page 35: Figure 13. Summary Statistics

    ADSL Line Status This describes the method used for data transfer on the network backbone. Operation Path It should read either Fast or Interleave. The ADSL operation mode is detected automatically by the Mode. This tells Operation Mode you what mode is being used. It should read either G.dmt or G.lite. Upstream Data transfer speed from the Modem to the ISP’s network and the Internet Downstream...
  • Page 36: Update Firmware

    DSL-300G+ firmware by logging onto the D-Link web site at www.dlink.com. You can also link to the D- Link web site by clicking on the D-Link logo in the upper left corner of the browser window. Download the firmware file and save it to your computer is a location that is easy to find or easy to remember. You must have some sort of TFTP server software installed on your system to use this feature.
  • Page 37: Accounts Management

    DSL-300 ADSL Modem User’s Guide Accounts Management As of the writing of this user’s guide, the Modem supports ADSL connection for one computer that is directly connected to it. In a future firmware version, the Modem will allow for connection to an Ethernet LAN and provide an ADSL service connection as well as limited DHCP function for the LAN.
  • Page 38: Technical Specifications

    Technical Specifications Standards: Protocol: Data Transfer Rate: Media Interface Exchange: Physical and Environmental DC inputs: Power Adapter: Power Consumption: Operating Temperature: Humidity: Dimensions: Weight: EMI: Safety: DSL-300 ADSL Modem User’s Guide General ITU G.992.1 (G.dmt) ITU G.992.2 (G.lite) ITU G.994.1 (G.Hs) ANSI T1.413 (Issue 2) TCP/IP G.dmt full rate: Downstream up to 8 Mbps...
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  • Page 40 South Africa D-Link South Africa 102 – 106 Witchhazel Avenue, Einstein Park 2, Block B, Highveld Technopark, Centurion, South Africa TEL: 27 (0) 12-665-2165 FAX: 27 (0) 12-665-2186 URL: www.d-link.co.za E-MAIL: attie@d-link.co.za Spain D-Link Iberia C/Sabino De Arana, 56 Bajos, 08028 Barcelona, Spain TEL: 34 93 4090770 FAX: 34 93 4910795 URL: www.dlinkiberia.es...
  • Page 41: Registration Card

    8. What category best describes your company? Aerospace Engineering Education Retail/Chainstore/Wholesale System house/company Other____________________________________________________________ 9. Would you recommend your D-Link product to a friend? Don't know yet 10.Your comments on this product? _________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________________ Registration Card * Product installed in type of computer (e.g., Compaq 486)