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Cisco AIRONET 340 Series Quick Start Manual page 8

Aironet workgroup bridge
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Determine Configuration Method (continued)
10
In the IP Address field, enter the IP address the network administator gave you to assign to
the bridge. The IP address of the PC should be on the same subnet as the IP address you
are assigning to the bridge.
11
Enter the SSID you want to assign to the bridge in the SSID field.
Note
You cannot set the SSID without also setting the IP address. However, you can set the
IP address without setting the SSID.
12
Click the Set Parameters button. You will see a message that the SSID was successfully set.
13
To check the IP address, browse to the bridge's browser-based management pages.
14
Enter the bridge's IP address in the browser's location or address field. (If you are using
Netscape, the field is labeled Netsite or Location; if you are using Microsoft Explorer, the
field is labeled Address.)
15
Press Enter. The bridge's main menu page appears.
16
Disconnect the unit from your wired LAN and connect it to the hub it will serve.
6
Local Configuration Using a Non-Networked Computer
If you use a non-networked computer to configure the bridge, you must use a crossover cable
to connect the computer to the bridge, and the computer must have a TCP/IP network protocol
and IPSU installed.
To use a non-networked computer to configure the bridge, follow these steps:
1
Connect the bridge and a
non-networked PC with a
crossover cable.
2
Power on both devices.
3
Double-click the IP Setup icon on
your computer desktop.
4
When the utility window opens,
make sure Set Parameters is
selected in the Function box.
Access point
Workgroup
bridge
Workstation
on the wireless LAN
File server
Wired LAN
Workstation
on the wired LAN

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