D-Link DGE-530T User Manual
D-Link DGE-530T User Manual

D-Link DGE-530T User Manual

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  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Wake On LAN ............13 QoS................ 13 Jumbo Frames ............14 SNMP ..............15 D-Link Network Control.......... 15 The Cable Diagnostic Feature ....... 16 The D-Link SNMP Agent ........... 17 Installation.............. 17 Configuration ............20 SNMP Functions ............ 24 D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...
  • Page 3: Product Overview

    • D-Link DGE-530T Gigabit Network Adapter • Drivers, Manual, and Warranty on CD System Requirements Before installing the DGE-530T, check your system for the following minimum configuration requirements. • An open PCI bus master slot, 32-bit, operating at 33MHz. • 32 MB of System Memory •...
  • Page 4: Introduction

    10Mbps and 100Mbps can be upgraded to Gigabit Ethernet, eliminating network bottlenecks, and increasing productivity. Integrate Gigabit now and you can save time, money, and downtime because the DGE-530T will automatically detect and run at higher speeds when it becomes available.
  • Page 5: Features

    Section 1 - Product Overview Features Designed for versatility and performance, the DGE-530T Network Adapter provides the following: • Operability in 32-bit, 33 MHz slot servers and workstations • Universal Bus support 3.3V • Compliance with IEEE 802.3ab 1000BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet standards, IEEE 802.3u Fast Ethernet standards.
  • Page 6: Hardware Overview

    Section 1 - Product Overview Hardware Overview LEDs Four LED indicators: Link/Activity, Full Duplex, 1000Mbps, 100Mbps Ethernet Port 10/100/100 Ethernet Port. D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...
  • Page 7: Installation

    Unpack and Inspect CAUTION: Under ordinary circumstances, a DGE-530T card will not be affected by a static charge that may be received through your body during handling of the unit. In special circumstances, the user may carry an extraordinarily high static charge and it is good practice to reduce the charge by touching a ground before handling the adapter card.
  • Page 8 Section  - Installation The driver will install. Once the installation is complete, click OK to finish. D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...
  • Page 9: Hardware Installation

    Insert the contact edge of the DGE-530T card into the connector of any available PCI Bus Master expansion slot. Press the card firmly into the connector such that the card’s contacts are fully seated in the connector. Install the bracket screw that secures the card to the computer chassis.
  • Page 10 ® Windows XP users: You will receive a bubble stating that Windows found the DGE-530T adapter. ® Windows Vista users: You will receive a bubble stating that when Windows finished install the DGE-530T adapter. ™ D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...
  • Page 11: Verify Installation

    Windows Vista: Click on the System and Maintenance icon and then click on Device Manager. Step 3: Scroll down and click the plus (+) sign next to Network Adapters. The D-Link DGE-530T V.B1 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter will be listed. D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...
  • Page 12: Verify Connectivity

    Verify Connectivity After you install your new D-Link adapter, by default, the TCP/IP settings should be set to obtain an IP address from a DHCP server (i.e router) automatically. To verify your IP address, please see the following steps below.
  • Page 13: Advanced Features

    The QoS function allows the DGE-530T to transmit and receive tagged frames, such as 802.1p priority tagged frames and 802.1Q VLAN tagged frames. In order for QoS to function on the DGE-530T, it must be connected to a switch that supports and is configured for QoS.
  • Page 14: Jumbo Frames

    • Jumbo frames may be simultaneously used with VLANs. NOTE: Jumbo frames settings on a switch must be set to 8 bytes or larger than the adapter settings for Windows ® operating systems, and at least 22 bytes larger for all other operating systems. D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...
  • Page 15: Snmp

    SNMP correspond with management applications by sending alerts and updates, as well as allowing configuration changes. The DGE-530T’s SNMP agent will take event notices from the adapter, translate and then forward them to specified SNMP management stations.
  • Page 16: The Cable Diagnostic Feature

    The distance of the fault can be reported to within one meter. To view the VCT window, simply double click the icon for the D-Link Network Control and select the VCT folder heading at the top of the window as seen below.
  • Page 17: The D-Link Snmp Agent

    The D-Link SNMP Agent Included on the installation CD is a program for viewing and configuring the DGE-530T, known as the D-Link SNMP Agent. This agent will allow the user to view error packets, set passwords and choose NIC card options on your computer.
  • Page 18 The Install Wizard screen will appear. Click Next The Choose Destination Location page will appear. Click Browse to select another folder to install PC Agent. Otherwise click Next to select the default folder C:\ Program Files\DLink\PC Agent. Click Next D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...
  • Page 19 Section  - SNMP Agent Click Yes, I want to restart my computer now and then click Finish. Click Finish D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...
  • Page 20: Configuration

    Section  - SNMP Agent Configuration After successfully installing the D-Link Ethernet Adapter Agent and restarting your computer, the function is enabled by clicking Start > Programs > D-Link PC Agent > D-Link PC Agent. Windows will then prompt the user to choose an Ethernet card from a pull down list.
  • Page 21 Ethernet card. Clicking the Error Log tab will open the following screen. The Error log will display packets received by the DGE-530T, which were discarded due to an error. The user may choose to save these messages or clear them, using the appropriate buttons.
  • Page 22 Section  - SNMP Agent Clicking the Options tab will display the following screen. Here the user may check the “Auto launch when Windows starts up.” box to ensure the D-Link Ethernet Adapter Agent will automatically start when the Windows operating system commences.
  • Page 23 Enter a password into the space provided and click OK to set your new password. If no password is set by the user, the default password of “private” is used and may need to be entered to configure the D-Link Ethernet Adapter Agent.
  • Page 24: Snmp Functions

    Section  - SNMP Agent SNMP Functions Now you can use any MIB browser, for example the D-Link MIB compiler, to view information on the workstation with the DGE-530T card SNMP Agent feature. The D-Link Network Adapter SNMP Agent supports the following functions of the dlk_pc.mib:...
  • Page 25: Function Description

    The number of errors detected on this device. In addition, the D-Link Network Adapter SNMP Agent supports an RFC 1213-Mib (DLK).mib and a Transmission. mib. D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...
  • Page 26: Troubleshooting

    • that the supporting hub is properly qualified for the application. The DGE-530T Adapter features four LED indicators: • Link/Activity – Steady green indicates good linkage between the DGE-530T and its supporting server or switch. Flashing green indicates activity (transmitting or receiving) within the adapter.
  • Page 27: Networking Basics

    Check your IP address After you install your new D-Link adapter, by default, the TCP/IP settings should be set to obtain an IP address from a DHCP server (i.e router) automatically. To verify your IP address, please see the following steps below.
  • Page 28: Statically Assign An Ip Address

    Windows Vista ™ network connections Step 2: Right-click on the Local Area Connection, which represents your D-Link network adapter, and select Properties. Step 3: Highlight Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) and click Properties. Step 4: Click Use the following IP address and enter an IP address that is on the same subnet as your network or the LAN IP address on your router.
  • Page 29 Set Primary DNS the same as the LAN IP address of your router ( The Secondary DNS is not needed or you may enter a DNS server from your ISP. Step 5: Click OK twice to save your settings. D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...
  • Page 30: Technical Specifications

    4.88 inches(L) x 2.17 inches (W) 124mm(L) x 51mm(W) Environment: • Storage: −25° to 55°C (-13° to 131° F) • Operating: 0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F) • Humidity: 5% to 90% non-condensing • Power Consumption: 5W D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...
  • Page 31: Contacting Technical Support

    Appendix C - Contacting Technical Support Contacting Technical Support D-Link provides free technical support for customers within Canada for the duration of the warranty period on this product. Canadian customers can contact D-Link technical support through our web site or by phone.
  • Page 32: Warranty

    Any repair or replacement will be rendered by D-Link at an Authorized D-Link Service Office. The replacement hardware need not be new or have an identical make, model or part. D-Link may, at its option, replace the defective Hardware or any part thereof with any reconditioned product that D-Link reasonably determines is substantially equivalent (or superior) in all material respects to the defective Hardware.
  • Page 33 Warranty Period and is subject to the same limitations and exclusions. If a material non-conformance is incapable of correction, or if D-Link determines in its sole discretion that it is not practical to replace the non-conforming Software, the price paid by the original licensee for the non-conforming Software will be refunded by D-Link;...
  • Page 34: Disclaimer Of Other Warranties

    2180 Winston Park Drive, Oakville, Ontario, Canada L6H 5W1. D-Link will not be held responsible for any packages that are lost in transit to D-Link. The repaired or replaced packages will be shipped to the customer via UPS Ground or any common carrier selected by D-Link.
  • Page 35: Limitation Of Liability

  • Page 36: Fcc Statement

    • Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected. • Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. For detailed warranty information applicable to products purchased outside the United States, please contact the corresponding local D-Link office. D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...
  • Page 37: Registration

    Appendix E - Registration Registration Product registration is entirely voluntary and failure to complete or return this form will not diminish your warranty rights. Version 2.5 December 15, 2008 D-Link DGE-530T User Manual...

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