Back-UPS ES 725
Connect BatteryEquipmentPower On andInstall Software
990-9219 Revision 1 7/02 Copyright © 2002 American Power Conversion Corp.All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.
These outlets provide full-time protection from surges even if theBack-UPS ES is switched OFF. Plug your printer, fax machine,scanner, or other peripherals that do not need battery power intothese outlets.
These outlets are powered whenever the Back-UPS ES isswitched ON. During a power outage or other utility problems(brownouts, over-voltages), these outlets will be powered for alimited time by the Back-UPS ES. Plug your computer,monitor, CD-ROM drive and one other data-sensitive devicesuch as an external disk or tape drive, or Home PhonelineNetworking Association (HPNA) device into these outlets.
Press the ON/OFF switch to power the unitON.
A single short beep and the green “Power On”indicator confirms the Back-UPS ES is on andready to provide protection.The Back-UPS ES should charge for at least 16hours to ensure sufficient runtime. The unit isbeing charged whenever it is connected to utilitypower, whether the unit is turned ON or OFF.If the red Building Wiring Fault indicator (locatedon the end near the power cord) is lit, yourbuilding wiring presents a shock hazard thatshould be corrected by a qualified electrician.
Install the PowerChute
Place the PowerChute Personal Edition CD-ROM into your computer and follow theinstallation instructions on the screen.
APC, Back-UPS and PowerChute are registered trademarks of American Power Conversion Corp.
The Back-UPS ES indicates operating status using a combination of visual and audible indicators.
StatusVisual IndicationsAudible IndicationAlarm TerminatesWhenOn Line
- UPS is supplying conditionedutility power to the loadPower On LED - ONNonen/a
- UPS is supplying batterypower to the load connected to theBattery outletsPower On LED - ON(off during beep)Beeping 4 timesevery 30 secondsUPS transfers back toOn Line operation, orwhen UPS is turnedoff.
Low Battery Warning
- UPS is supplyingbattery power to the load connected tothe Battery outlets and the battery is nearexhaustionPower On LED -FlashingRapid beeping (onesecond intervals)UPS transfers back toOn Line operation, orwhen UPS is turnedoff.
- Battery needs to bechecked and/or replaced, or battery is notconnectedPower On LED -FlashingConstant toneUPS turned off withthe power switch.
- During On Batteryoperation a battery power supplied outletoverload was detected.Power On LED - OFFConstant toneUPS turned off withthe power switch.
- During On Batteryoperation the battery power has beencompletely exhausted and the UPS iswaiting for utility power to return tonormal.Power On LED - OFFBeeping once every4 secondsUtility power isrestored, or if utilitypower is not restoredwithin 32 seconds, orthe UPS is turned off.
Building Wiring Fault
- Your buildingwiring presents a shock hazard thatshould be corrected by a licensedelectrician.Building Wiring FaultLED (red) - ONNoneUPS is unplugged, orplugged into aproperly wired outlet.
CircuitBreakerAC LineCordBuilding WiringFault IndicatorUPS PowerOn IndicatorPowerSwitch
See the Troubleshooting section for additional assistance.
For safety, the Back-UPS ES is shipped with one battery wire disconnected. The UPS will not operate until the wire is connected to the touch-safebattery terminal. NOTE: Small sparks may occur during battery connection. This is normal.Turn the Back-UPS ES over and press in thetwo release tabs. Slide the plastic batterycover off the unit.Insert the battery back into the compartment.Slide the plastic battery cover in place until thetwo tabs lock into place.Connect the battery wire firmly tothe battery terminal.
Plastic BatteryCoverRelease TabsBattery WireBattery Terminal
Connect Modem / Phone / DSL / Fax / 10/100Base-T / HPNA / Cable Modem /CATV or DSS to Surge Protection
The Back-UPS protects a single line (2-wire) phone (including Digital Suscriber Line -DSL), Home Phoneline Networking Association (HPNA) type equipment, modem, 10/ 100Base-T Ethernet, or fax machines from surges when connected through the UPSas shown in the drawing below.The UPS also protects a cable modem, CATV converter, or DSS receiver from surgeswhen it is connected through the UPS coaxial connectors as shown in the drawingbelow.
Place the Back-UPS ES to avoid:
- Direct sunlight- Excessive heat- Excessive humidity or contact with fluids
Plug the Back-UPS ES power cord directly into a wall outlet; not a surgeprotector or power strip.Connect Computer Cable
The supplied cable and software provide automatic file saving and shutdown of theoperating system in the case of a sustained power outage.Connect the cable to the Data Port of the Back-UPS ES. Connect the other end of thecable to the USB port on your computer. The software will automatically find the USBPort of your computer.
CABLE OUTCABLE INDSL / MODEM / WALL
CABLE OUTPUT TO CABLEMODEM, CATV CONVERTER,or DSS INPUTCABLE INPUT FROM INTERNETSERVICE PROVIDER (ISP),CATV, or DSSTO COMPUTERUSB PORTFROM WALL JACKDATALINE OUTPUT TO DSL,MODEM, PHONE,or NETWORK(10/100BASE-T)
OUTLETDATA PORTNETWORK / FAX
Surge ProtectionSurge Protection