Phone Adapter with Router

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Table of Contents Chapter 1: Introduction Welcome What’s in this Guide? Phone Adapter with Router 1 1 2 Chapter 2: Networking Basics An Introduction to Local Area Networks The Use of IP Addresses 5 5 5 Chapter 3: Getting to Know the Phone Adapter The Back Panel The Front Panel 7 7 8 Chapter 4: Getting Started Before You Begin Connecting the Phone Adapter Configuring the Phone Adapter Placing the Phone Adapter 9 9 9 11 13 Chapter 5: Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu Overview Accessing the Interactive Voice Response Menu Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu Entering a Password Configuring the Settings for your babyTEL Service 15 15 15 16 21 22 Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility Overview How to Access the Web-based Utility The Router Tab The Voice Tab 23 23 24 25 34 .

Phone Adapter with Router Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Problems and Solutions Frequently Asked Questions 45 45 56 Appendix B: Finding the MAC Address and IP Address for Your Ethernet Adapter Windows 98 or Me Instructions Windows 2000 or XP Instructions For the Phone Adapter’s Web-based Utility 61 61 62 62 Appendix C: Windows Help Appendix D: Glossary Appendix E: Specifications Appendix F: Warranty Information Appendix G: Regulatory Information Appendix H: Contact Information babyTEL Linksys 63 65 69 75 77 85 85 85 .

Status Screen Figure 6-3: Router .WAN Setup Screen Figure 4-7: MAC Clone Settings Figure 4-8: Static IP Settings Figure 4-9: PPPoE Settings Figure 4-10: Measurement between Wall-Mount Slots Figure 6-1: Login Screen Figure 6-2: Router .LAN Setup Screen Figure 6-7: Router .System Screen 7 8 9 10 10 10 11 11 11 12 12 13 24 25 27 27 27 30 32 34 35 38 Phone Adapter with Router .Application Screen Figure 6-8: Voice .WAN Setup Screen Figure 6-4: Static IP Settings Figure 6-5: PPPoE Settings Figure 6-6: Router .Info Screen Figure 6-9: Line 1 Status Figure 6-10: Voice .List of Figures Figure 3-1: Back Panel Figure 3-2: Front Panel Figure 4-1: Connect a Telephone Figure 4-2: Connect a PC Figure 4-3: Connect to the Modem Figure 4-4: Connect Power Figure 4-5: Login Screen Figure 4-6: Router .

User 1 Screen Figure 6-12: Speed Dial and Supplementary Service Settings Figure 6-13: Distinctive Ring and Ring Settings Figure B-1: IP Configuration Screen Figure B-2: MAC/Adapter Address Figure B-3: MAC/Physical Address Figure B-4: MAC Address Cloning 39 41 42 61 61 62 62 .Phone Adapter with Router Figure 6-11: Voice .

You will be able to make phone calls using the account you set up with babyTEL. and/or transmission between users. lan (local area network): the computers and networking products that make up the network in your home or office. which is why the network is called “wired”. So. networks not only are useful in homes and offices. then the Phone Adapter can direct and control communications for your network. your Internet access can now be shared by your phones or fax machines as well. This Phone Adapter will allow your computers to share a high-speed Internet connection as well as resources. so you don’t need more than one high-speed Internet connection. But what does all of this mean? Networks are useful tools for sharing Internet access and computer resources. Chapter 1: Introduction Welcome Phone Adapter with Router network: a series of computers or devices connected for the purpose of data sharing. including files and printers. And after you have set up your babyTEL service. or Local Area Network. even while you are surfing the Internet. Multiple computers can share Internet access.Chapter 1: Introduction Welcome Thank you for choosing the Phone Adapter with Router. to the Phone Adapter and connecting the Phone Adapter to your cable or DSL modem. with separate phone service and phone numbers. you will be able to make phone or fax calls using the Internet. ethernet: an IEEE standard network protocol that specifies how data is placed on and retrieved from a common transmission medium. but also can be fun. Plus. How does the Phone Adapter do all of this? By connecting your computers and peripherals. so you can have up to two Internet phone lines per Adapter. storage. Networks are even used for playing multiplayer video games. With the babyTEL service. you can access one printer from different computers and access data located on another computer’s hard drive. including phones or fax machines. They are connected with Ethernet cables. PCs on a wired network create a LAN. 1 . Each of the Phone Adapter’s two telephone jacks can operate independently.

Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility This chapter explains how to configure the Phone Adapter using your web browser and the Phone Adapter’s Web-based Utility. After going through “Chapter 3: Getting to Know the Phone Adapter. To guide you through the process.” most users will only need to use the following chapters: • • Chapter 4: Getting Started This chapter instructs you on how to connect and set up the Phone Adapter. What’s in this Guide? This guide covers the basic steps for setting up a network with the Phone Adapter. then you are ready to connect to the Internet.Phone Adapter with Router To create your network. use the instructions in the Quick Installation or this User Guide to help you. 2 Chapter 1: Introduction What’s in this Guide? . These instructions should be all you need to get the most out of the Phone Adapter with Router. When you’re finished with the basic steps. You will configure the Phone Adapter using the settings provided by your ISP. install and set up the Phone Adapter. Chapter 5: Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu This chapter explains how to configure the Phone Adapter’s network settings when you use its Interactive Voice Response Menu. Chapter 2: Networking Basics This chapter briefly explains how a network functions. You also have other chapters available for reference: • • • Chapter 1: Introduction This chapter describes the Phone Adapter’s applications and this User Guide.

Appendix F: Warranty Information This appendix supplies the warranty information for the Phone Adapter. including Technical Support. • • • • • • • Chapter 1: Introduction What’s in this Guide? 3 . Appendix G: Regulatory Information This appendix supplies the regulatory information regarding the Phone Adapter. Appendix E: Specifications This appendix provides the technical specifications for the Phone Adapter. such as installing the TCP/IP protocol. Appendix C: Windows Help This appendix describes how you can use Windows Help for instructions about networking. Appendix D: Glossary This appendix gives a brief glossary of terms frequently used in networking. Appendix H: Contact Information This appendix provides contact information for a variety of Linksys resources. Appendix B: Finding the MAC Address and IP Address for Your Ethernet Adapter This appendix instructs you on how to find the MAC address or Ethernet address of your PC’s Ethernet network adapter.Phone Adapter with Router • Appendix A: Troubleshooting This appendix describes some possible problems and solutions. regarding installation and use of the Phone Adapter. as well as frequently asked questions.

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or the group of PCs in your home or office. The Phone Adapter inspects Internet port services like the web server. ip address: the address used to identify a computer or device on a network. The Phone Adapter processes and regulates the data that travels between these two networks. The Use of IP Addresses IP stands for Internet Protocol. or other Internet applications. A static IP address is a fixed IP address that you assign manually to a PC or other device on the network. 5 . and routers. ftp server. print servers. The Phone Adapter’s Network Address Translation (NAT) technology protects your network of PCs so users on the Internet cannot “see” your PCs. This applies to both the Internet and LAN connections. on the network. it will forward the packet to the appropriate PC on the LAN side. There are two ways of assigning IP addresses to your network devices. or address. This is how your LAN remains private. Static IP addresses are commonly used with network devices such as server PCs or print servers. Every device in an IP-based network. including PCs. Chapter 2: Networking Basics An Introduction to Local Area Networks ip (internet protocol): a protocol used to send data over a network. Phone Adapter with Router nat (network address translation): NAT technology translates IP addresses of a local area network to a different IP address for the Internet.Chapter 2: Networking Basics An Introduction to Local Area Networks Simply put. The Phone Adapter protects your network by inspecting the first packet coming in through the Internet port before delivery to the final destination on one of the Ethernet ports. requires an IP address to identify its location. if allowed. The Phone Adapter connects your local area network (LAN). Since a static IP address remains valid until you disable it. a router is a network device that connects two networks together. to the Internet. static ip address: a fixed address assigned to a computer or device that is connected to a network. static IP addressing ensures that the device assigned it will always have that same IP address until you change it. and.

see the Router . DHCP frees you from having to assign IP addresses manually every time a new user is added to your network.LAN Setup section in “Chapter 5: Using the Web-based Utility. If so. the Phone Adapter’s Internet Connection Type is DHCP (obtain an IP address automatically). If you run more than one DHCP server on your network. For DSL users. the DHCP server will assign it a new dynamic IP address. This is a dedicated. If a PC logs onto the network (or the Internet) and its dynamic IP address has expired. high-speed connection type called Point to Point Protocol over Ethernet (PPPoE).” dynamic ip address: a temporary IP address assigned by a DHCP server. The PC or network device obtaining an IP address is called the DHCP client. such as conflicting IP addresses. such as the Phone Adapter. a DHCP server (on the LAN side) is enabled on the Phone Adapter. you MUST disable one of the two DHCP servers. but PPPoE does not dial a phone number when establishing a connection. If you already have a DHCP server running on your network. It also will provide the Phone Adapter with a dynamic IP address to establish a connection to the Internet. These IP addresses are called dynamic because they are only temporarily assigned to the PC or other device. assign temporary IP addresses to the other network devices. By default. contact your ISP to find out if they have assigned a static IP address to your account. A DHCP server can either be a designated PC on the network or another network device. you will need that static IP address when configuring the Phone Adapter. many ISPs may require you to log on with a user name and password to gain access to the Internet. you will experience network errors. dhcp (dynamic host configuration protocol): a protocol that lets one device on a local network. 6 Chapter 2: Networking Basics The Use of IP Addresses . To disable DHCP on the Phone Adapter. A dynamic IP address is automatically assigned to a device on the network. You can get the information from your ISP. typically computers. PPPoE is similar to a dial-up connection. After a certain time period. known as a DHCP server.Phone Adapter with Router If you use the Phone Adapter to share your cable or DSL Internet connection. By default. they expire and may change.

such as a PC or a switch. INTERNET Power Chapter 3: Getting to Know the Phone Adapter The Back Panel 7 . with an Ethernet network cable. The ETHERNET port connects to a network device. The Power port is where you will connect the power adapter. The INTERNET port connects to your cable or DSL modem. Phone Adapter with Router Figure 3-1: Back Panel PHONE 1/2 ETHERNET Use this port to connect an analog phone (or fax machine) with an RJ-11 telephone cable.Chapter 3: Getting to Know the Phone Adapter The Back Panel The Phone Adapter’s ports are located on the back panel.

which inform you about network activities. It flashes when the Phone Adapter is not connected to the Internet. The INTERNET LED lights up when there is an active connection through the port. are located on the front panel. It flashes when the phone is being used or is off the hook. The Power LED lights up when the Phone Adapter is powered on and connected to the Internet. Figure 3-2: Front Panel Power Green. Green.Phone Adapter with Router The Front Panel The Phone Adapter’s LEDs. Proceed to “Chapter 4: Getting Started. If the LED is flashing. The LED also flashes when the Phone Adapter is booting up or upgrading its firmware.” INTERNET PHONE 1/2 8 Chapter 3: Getting to Know the Phone Adapter The Front Panel . The PHONE LED is solidly lit when a telephone or fax machine has an active or registered connection to babyTEL through the corresponding port. Green. then there is traffic moving through that port.

including your modem and PC. the Phone Adapter or the telephone wiring in your home or office may be damaged. 3. Repeat step 2 with the PHONE 2 port. Make sure you only connect a telephone or fax machine to the PHONE port. Connect the other end to your analog telephone or fax machine. Power off your network devices. 2.Chapter 4: Getting Started Before You Begin Make sure you have the following: • • • • • An active Internet connection An active babyTEL service account and its settings cable/DSL modem One computer for configuration of the Phone Adapter Analog telephone or fax machine with an RJ-11 phone cable Phone Adapter with Router Connecting the Phone Adapter 1. IMPORTANT: Do not connect the PHONE port to a telephone wall jack. Otherwise. Connect the RJ-11 phone cable to the Phone Adapter’s PHONE 1 port. Chapter 4: Getting Started Before You Begin Figure 4-1: Connect a Telephone 9 .

Figure 4-3: Connect to the Modem Proceed to the next section. The power LED on the front panel will light up as soon as the Phone Adapter powers on. Power on the broadband modem. Connect one end of an Ethernet network cable (included) to the ETHERNET port of the Phone Adapter. Figure 4-2: Connect a PC Figure 4-4: Connect Power 10 Chapter 4: Getting Started Connecting the Phone Adapter . For more information. 6. and then plug the power adapter into an electrical outlet. NOTE: Make sure your PC’s Ethernet adapter is set to obtain an IP address automatically. Connect the included power adapter to the Phone Adapter’s power port. 7. Connect the other end to the Ethernet port of your PC. Power on your PC. 5. refer to Windows Help. Connect one end of a different Ethernet network cable to the INTERNET port of the Phone Adapter. 8.Phone Adapter with Router 4. Connect the other end to your cable/DSL modem.

If you use a cable modem. Figure 4-7: MAC Clone Settings Chapter 4: Getting Started Configuring the Phone Adapter Figure 4-5: Login Screen Figure 4-6: Router .1/advanced in the Address field (192. b. 4. DHCP a. the default user name for user access (this cannot be changed). (Contact your ISP for more information.0. If babyTEL did not supply a password. The Router .) Enable MAC Clone Service.168.Status screen will appear. Enter 192. If babyTEL supplied a password. In the User Name field. c. Proceed to the appropriate instructions for your Internet Connection Type. Click the Submit All Changes button. Then enter the user password supplied by babyTEL. Launch the web browser on the PC. enter user. Then press the Enter key.168. you may need to configure the MAC Clone Settings. If your service uses a specific PC MAC address. Click the WAN Setup tab. 3. Select DHCP from the Connection Type drop-down menu. Then enter the PC’s MAC address in the Cloned MAC Address field. 5.Phone Adapter with Router Configuring the Phone Adapter 1.0. then select yes from the Enable MAC Clone Service setting.WAN Setup Screen 11 . you will not see a login screen.1 is the default local IP address of the Phone Adapter). you will see a login screen. Proceed to step 4. 2.

If the Phone Adapter is pre-configured by babyTEL. refer to “Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility” for instructions. Click the Submit All Changes button. c. and the default gateway IP address in the Gateway field.” Figure 4-9: PPPoE Settings pppoe: a type of broadband connection that provides authentication (username and password) in addition to data transport. Enter the user name in the PPPoE Login Name field. Figure 4-8: Static IP Settings static ip address: a fixed address assigned to a computer or device connected to a network. subnet mask: an address code that determines the size of the network. the subnet mask in the NetMask field. enter the IP address in the Static IP field. If you need to configure additional settings. Click the Submit All Changes button. PPPoE (most DSL users) a. enter the DNS server address(es) in the Primary DNS and optional Secondary DNS fields. Select PPPoE from the Connection Type drop-down menu. d. then you do not need to change any of the default voice settings. 12 Chapter 4: Getting Started Configuring the Phone Adapter . Proceed to the next section. default gateway: a device that forwards Internet traffic from your local area network. “Placing the Phone Adapter. In the Static IP Settings section. c. and enter the password in the PPPoE Login Password field.Phone Adapter with Router Static IP a. In the Optional Settings section. b. b. Refer to the documentation supplied by babyTEL for more information. Select Static IP from the Connection Type drop-down menu. 6.

The wall-mount option is explained in further detail below. Make sure the holes are 58 mm (2. 2. Determine where you want to mount the Phone Adapter.28 inches). and leave 5 mm (0. 1. Maneuver the Phone Adapter so the wall-mount slots line up with the two screws. Wall-Mount Option The Phone Adapter has two wall-mount slots on its back panel. The second way is to mount the Phone Adapter on a wall. The first way is to place the Phone Adapter horizontally on a surface.28 inches) apart. Insert a screw into each hole. 5. Congratulations! The installation of the Phone Adapter is complete. Place the wall-mount slots over the screws and slide the Phone Adapter down until the screws fit snugly into the wall-mount slots. 4. The distance between the two slots is 58 mm (2. 3. Figure 4-10: Measurement between Wall-Mount Slots Chapter 4: Getting Started Placing the Phone Adapter 13 .Phone Adapter with Router Placing the Phone Adapter There are two ways to place the Phone Adapter.2 inches) of its head exposed. Drill two holes into the wall.

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refer to “Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility. Refer to the following table that lists actions. menu choices. Refer to the instructions supplied by babyTEL for more information. press the # (pound) key. and you do not need to change any settings.” 4. Chapter 5: Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu Overview 15 . hang up the telephone. Wait until you hear “Linksys configuration menu. For more advanced configuration.Chapter 5: Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu Overview NOTE: If babyTEL sent you the Phone Adapter. This chapter explains how to use the Interactive Voice Response Menu to configure the Phone Adapter's network settings. Press **** (in other words. 3. To exit the menu.” Accessing the Interactive Voice Response Menu 1. then it may be pre-configured for you. (You can only access the Interactive Voice Response Menu through an analog telephone. commands. and descriptions.) 2. You will use the telephone’s keypad to enter your commands and select choices. Please enter the option followed by the # (pound) key or hang up to exit. Phone Adapter with Router You may need to manually configure the Phone Adapter by entering the settings provided by babyTEL. not any of the Internet phones. press the star key four times). and the Phone Adapter will use voice responses. Use a telephone connected to one of the Phone Adapter’s PHONE ports. After you select an option.

Then press 1 to save the IP address or press the * (star) key to cancel your entry and return to the main menu.1. Otherwise. You will need to re-enter the menu by pressing ****. press these keys: 191*168*1*105. Press the # (pound) key to indicate that you have finished entering the IP address. press 1. Press the * (star) key twice within half a second. To re-enter the new setting. If the menu is inactive for more than one minute. For example. press 3.105 by keypad. such as an IP address. press 2. To save the new setting. such as an IP address. the Phone Adapter will time out. the * will be treated as a decimal point or dot. To cancel your entry and return to the main menu.168. After entering a value. 16 Chapter 5: Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu . press * (star). you may exit without entering any changes.Phone Adapter with Router Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu While entering a value. press the # (pound) key to indicate you have finished your selection. to enter the IP address 191. To review the new setting.

Please enter the option followed by the # (pound) key or hang up to exit. ip address: the address used to identify a computer or device on a network. Hear the IP address assigned to the Phone Adapter’s Internet (external) interface.Phone Adapter with Router The settings you have saved will take effect after you have hung up the telephone. Hear the network or subnet mask assigned to the Phone Adapter.” Hear the Internet connection type of the Phone Adapter. Hear the IP address of the Phone Adapter (usually the network router). mac address: the unique address that a manufacturer assigns to each networking device. The Phone Adapter may reboot at this time. subnet mask: an address code that determines the size of the network. Hear the MAC address of the Phone Adapter in hexadecimal string format. Interactive Voice Response Menu Action Command (press these keys on the telephone) **** Choices Description Enter Interactive Voice Response Menu Use this command to enter the Interactive Voice Response Menu. 17 Chapter 5: Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu . Check Internet Connection Type Check Internet IP Address Check Network Mask (or Subnet Mask) Check Gateway IP Address Check MAC Address 100 110 120 130 140 ip (internet protocol): a protocol used to send data over a network. “Linksys configuration menu. gateway: a device that forwards Internet traffic from your local area network. Do not press any other keys until you hear.

firmware: the programming code that runs a networking device. Refer to the documentation supplied by your Internet Service Provider (ISP). set the Internet Connection Type to static IP address. Enter the IP address using numbers on the telephone keypad. Hear the port number of the Internet Web server used for the Web-based Utility. Hear the IP address of the primary DNS (Domain Name Service) server. known as a DHCP server. Hear the local IP address of the Phone Adapter. you will hear. Use the * (star) key when entering a decimal point. Set Static IP Address 111 First. Press 0 to use DHCP. Press 1 to use a static IP address.Phone Adapter with Router Interactive Voice Response Menu Action Command (press these keys on the telephone) 150 Choices Description Check Firmware Version Check Primary DNS Server IP Address Check Internet Web Server Port Check Local IP Address Set Internet Connection Type Hear the version number of the firmware currently running on the Phone Adapter. Press 2 to use PPPoE. assign temporary IP addresses to the other network devices. 160 170 210 101 dhcp (dynamic host configuration protocol): a protocol that lets one device on a local network. “Invalid Option. typically computers.” if you try to set the static IP address. pppoe: a type of broadband connection that provides authentication (username and password) in addition to data transport. otherwise. Select the type of Internet connection you are using. static ip address: a fixed address assigned to a computer or device that is connected to a network. 18 Chapter 5: Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu .

“Invalid Option. First. you will hear. Enter the IP address using numbers on the telephone keypad. Chapter 5: Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu 19 . set the Internet Connection Type to static IP address. set the Internet Connection Type to static IP address. Use the * (star) key when entering a decimal point.” if you try to set the gateway IP address. otherwise. Set Gateway IP Address 131 First. you will hear. Use the * (star) key when entering a decimal point. set the Internet Connection Type to static IP address. otherwise. Use the * (star) key when entering a decimal point.” if you try to set the network or subnet mask. “Invalid Option. Enter the IP address using numbers on the telephone keypad.” if you try to set the IP address of the primary DNS server. otherwise. “Invalid Option.Phone Adapter with Router Interactive Voice Response Menu Action Command (press these keys on the telephone) 121 Choices Description Set Network (or Subnet) Mask Enter the network or subnet mask using numbers on the telephone keypad. Set Primary DNS Server IP Address 161 First. you will hear.

” hang up the phone. The Phone Adapter will request confirmation. Press * (star) to cancel. “Entering a Password. Use this setting to enable or disable WAN access to the Web-based Utility. Press 0 to disable. enter 1 to confirm. If your network already has a router. If necessary. “Option successful. refer to the following section. NOTE: This feature may be protected by a password available only from babyTEL. “Option successful. If the Phone Adapter acts as the router for your network. You will hear. use the router/NAT mode. The Phone Adapter will automatically reboot. If you need to enter a password. and all settings will be reset to their factory default settings. Press 1 to select the bridge/switch mode. The Phone Adapter will reboot.) After you hear.Phone Adapter with Router Interactive Voice Response Menu Action Command (press these keys on the telephone) 201 Choices Description Set the Mode Press 0 to select the router/NAT mode.” 20 Chapter 5: Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu . Enable/Disable WAN Access to the Web-based Utility Manual Reboot 7932 Press 1 to enable. use the bridge/switch mode. 732668 Factory Reset 73738 Press 1 to confirm.” Hang up the phone. (This Utility lets you configure the Phone Adapter. enter the password.

h. K. O. E. use the phone’s keypad. C. e. To enter D. b. The Phone Adapter will request confirmation. • • • • • To enter A. To enter the password. or i — press 4. or c — press 2. To enter G. L. m. “Option successful. To enter M. enter 1 to confirm. F. Entering a Password You may be prompted to enter a password when you want to reset the Phone Adapter to its factory default settings. N. a. d. Chapter 5: Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu Entering a Password 21 . The Phone Adapter will reboot and all user-configurable settings will be reset to their factory default settings. H. I. or f — press 3. j. n. k. g.” Hang up the phone. To enter J. or o — press 6. Press * (star) to cancel. You will hear. or l — press 5.Phone Adapter with Router Interactive Voice Response Menu Action Command (press these keys on the telephone) 877778 Choices Description User Factory Reset Press 1 to confirm. and follow the appropriate instructions. B.

y.Phone Adapter with Router • To enter P. press * (star). NOTE: These bulleted instructions only apply when you are entering a password. refer to the instructions provided by babyTEL and “Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility. o. R. X. or z — press 9. For example. q. u. To cancel your entry and return to the main menu. Then press the # (pound) key to indicate that you have finished entering the password. x. or v — press 8. or s — press 7. to enter the password phone@321 by keypad. To enter W. S. t. Y. w. • • • To enter T. pressing a number only selects a number. press these keys: 746630321.” 22 Chapter 5: Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu Configuring the Settings for your babyTEL Service . To enter all other characters. At all other times. not a letter or punctuation mark. V. press 0. r. Q. Z. Configuring the Settings for your babyTEL Service If you want to change the settings for your babyTEL service. U.

remote management. contact babyTEL. Also. It offers two levels of access: user and admin (administrator). Use this screen to configure the local IP address. multicast. For more information. Phone Adapter with Router Router • • Status. so they cannot be accidentally changed. then it may be pre-configured for you. WAN Setup. If you do wish to make changes. and optional settings. The Web-based Utility can be accessed via your web browser through use of a computer on your network. This chapter will describe each web page of the Web-based Utility and each page’s key functions. LAN Setup. DMZ. DHCP server. MAC clone. Use this screen to configure the Internet connection. In most cases you will only have user-level access. This screen displays product and system status information about the Phone Adapter. configure port forwarding. Your level of access depends on babyTEL's policies. and reserved ports range settings. 23 • • Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility Overview . access to some settings may be protected or blocked. Additional tabs will be available after you click one of the main tabs. On this screen. so this chapter will cover the user-level web pages of the Web-based Utility.Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility Overview NOTE: If babyTEL sent you the Phone Adapter. There are two main tabs: Router and Voice. Application. and you do not need to change any settings. follow the instructions in this chapter. QoS. Refer to the instructions supplied by babyTEL for more information. and DHCP lease settings. VLAN.

click the Submit All Changes button to save the changes. the default user name for user access. you will not see a login screen. speed dial. Figure 6-1: Login Screen When you have finished making changes on a screen. supplementary service. and ring settings for the primary Internet phone line. If you have assigned a static IP address to the Phone Adapter. Use this screen to configure call forward. This screen displays voice-related status information about the Phone Adapter. then enter 192.Phone Adapter with Router Voice • • • Info. Press the Enter key. If babyTEL supplied a password. enter user. or click advanced to view advanced settings. User 1. Use this screen to configure call forward. then enter <IP address of the Phone Adapter> in the Address field. and ring settings for the secondary Internet phone line. When changes are saved. System.1 in the Address field.) Then enter the password supplied by babyTEL. Use this screen to configure the user password. If the Phone Adapter uses its default address. launch the web browser on the PC connected to the Phone Adapter’s Ethernet port. User 2. In the User Name field. speed dial.0. (This cannot be changed. Click basic to view basic settings. Two views of the Web-based Utility are available. 24 Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility How to Access the Web-based Utility . If babyTEL did not supply a password.168. the Phone Adapter may reboot. then you will see a login screen. or click the Undo All Changes button to undo your changes. • How to Access the Web-based Utility To access the Web-based Utility of the Phone Adapter. supplementary service.

Phone Adapter with Router

The Router Tab
The Router - Status Screen
This screen displays product and system information.

Product Information
Product Name. Shown here is the model number of the Phone Adapter. Serial Number. Shown here is the serial number of the Phone Adapter. Software Version. Shown here is the version number of the Phone Adapter software. Hardware Version. Shown here is the version number of the Phone Adapter hardware. MAC Address. Shown here is the MAC address of the Phone Adapter. Client Certificate. Shown here is the status of the client certificate. It authenticates the Phone Adapter for use in the babyTEL network. Figure 6-2: Router - Status Screen

System Status
Current Time. Displayed here is the current date and time of the Phone Adapter. Elapsed Time. Displayed here is the amount of time elapsed since the last reboot of the Phone Adapter. WAN Connection Type. Displayed here is the Internet connection type of the Phone Adapter.

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Phone Adapter with Router Current IP. Displayed here is the Internet IP address of the Phone Adapter. Host Name. Displayed here is the host name of the Phone Adapter. Domain. Displayed here is the domain name of the Phone Adapter. Current Netmask. Displayed here is the netmask or subnet mask of the Phone Adapter. Current Gateway. Displayed here is the IP address of the Phone Adapter. Primary DNS. Displayed here is the IP address of the primary DNS server. Secondary DNS. Displayed here is the IP address of the secondary DNS server. LAN IP Address. Displayed here is the local IP address of the Phone Adapter. Broadcast Pkts Sent. Displayed here is the number of broadcast packets sent. Broadcast Bytes Sent. Displayed here is the number of broadcast bytes sent. Broadcast Pkts Recv. Displayed here is the number of broadcast packets received and processed. Broadcast Bytes Recv. Displayed here is the number of broadcast bytes received and processed. Broadcast Pkts Dropped. Displayed here is the number of broadcast packets received but not processed. Broadcast Bytes Dropped. Displayed here is the number of broadcast bytes received but not processed.

ip (internet protocol): a protocol used to send data over a network. ip address: the address used to identify a computer or device on a network.

packet: a unit of data sent over a network.

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Phone Adapter with Router

The Router - WAN Setup Screen
This screen lets you configure the Internet connection, MAC clone, remote management, QoS, VLAN, and optional settings. Information about your Internet connection type should be provided by your Internet Service Provider (ISP). If you do not have this information, contact your service provider.

Internet Connection Settings
Connection Type. Select the connection type you use: DHCP; Static IP; PPPOE; PPPoE, DHCP; or DHCP, PPPoE. If you select PPPoE, DHCP or DHCP, PPPoE, then the Phone Adapter will try the first Internet connection type. If that fails, then the Phone Adapter will try the second Internet connection type.

Static IP Settings
If you selected Static IP, complete the Static IP Settings section. Static IP. Enter the static or fixed IP address of the Phone Adapter (this should be provided by your ISP). NetMask. Enter the net or subnet mask of the Phone Adapter (this should be provided by your ISP). Gateway. Enter the IP address of the gateway (this should be provided by your ISP). Figure 6-4: Static IP Settings Figure 6-3: Router - WAN Setup Screen

PPPoE Settings
If you selected PPPOE, complete the PPPoE Settings section. PPPoE Login Name. Enter the name provided by your ISP. PPPoE Login Password. Enter the password provided by your ISP.
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Phone Adapter with Router PPPoE Service Name (optional). Enter the service name provided by your ISP.

Optional Settings
HostName. Enter the host name, if provided by your ISP. Domain. Enter the domain name, if provided by your ISP. Primary DNS. Enter the IP address of the primary DNS server. Secondary DNS (optional). Enter the IP address of the secondary DNS server.

MAC Clone Settings
Enable MAC Clone Service. Select whether you want to clone a MAC address onto the Phone Adapter, yes or no. The default is no. Cloned MAC Address. Enter the MAC address you want to clone. mac address: the unique address that a manufacturer assigns to each networking device.

Remote Management
Enable WAN Web Server. This feature lets you enable or disable access to the Web-based Utility from the WAN side. Select yes or no from the drop-down menu. The default is no. WAN Web Server Port. Enter the port number used to access the Utility from the WAN side. The default is 80.

QOS Settings
QOS QDisc. QoS prioritizes voice communications when different types of traffic are competing for bandwidth. Select the method you want to use: NONE, CBQ, or TBF. The default is NONE. 28
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Phone Adapter with Router Maximum Uplink Speed. Enter the maximum upload speed of your Internet connection. The default is 128Kbps.

VLAN (Virtual Local Area Network) Settings
Enable VLAN. VLAN (802.1Q) settings let you use the Phone Adapter in a virtual LAN environment. Select yes or no from the drop-down menu. The default is no. VLAN ID. Enter the ID number used by the Phone Adapter. The default is 1. When you have finished making changes, click the Submit All Changes button to save the changes, or click the Undo All Changes button to undo your changes. NOTE: To test your settings, connect to the Internet now.

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255. LAN Subnet Mask. DHCP Lease Time.255.2.0. Figure 6-6: Router . The default is 192.1. The default is NAT. 255. You can have the Phone Adapter assign the same IP address to a specific device. To use this feature. Otherwise. The default is 50. 255. select no. 255. Enter the lease time used by the Phone Adapter to distribute IP addresses.255. Enable DHCP Server. DHCP Client Starting IP Address.255.192.0. Enter the local IP address of the Phone Adapter. The default is 255.255.255.255.255.248.168. The default is 192. 255. dynamic DHCP.0. and static DHCP lease settings. NAT or Bridge. The default is no. The default is 24 Hours.255. select yes.255. Enter the number of IP addresses that can be distributed. To use the Phone Adapter as a router assigning IP addresses. select no.240.224.255.255. it starts with the first value of its DHCP client IP address range. Select the service you want to use. 30 Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Router Tab .252. or 255. LAN Network Settings LAN IP Address.255. Select the local subnet mask: 255.0.LAN Setup Screen This screen lets you configure the local network. 255. When the Phone Adapter issues IP addresses.255. Number of Client IP Addresses.255.168. select yes. The default is yes. To disable this feature.Phone Adapter with Router The Router .255. Enter that value here. Networking Service.LAN Setup Screen Static DHCP Lease Settings Enable.128.

or click the Undo All Changes button to undo your changes.0. click the Submit All Changes button to save the changes.168. Enter the MAC address of the device whose IP address you want to specify. Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Router Tab 31 . 192. Host IP Address.Phone Adapter with Router Host MAC Address. Enter the IP address you want to assign to the device.x (x being a different number for each device you specify). When you have finished making changes.

Enter the IP address of the DMZ host.x (x being a different number for each server you specify). DMZ. and reserved ports range settings. which defines a port range to be forwarded to a server. TCP. 192. UDP. Enter the IP address of the server. Enter the ending port number of the forwarded port range. Use the Static DHCP Lease Settings section on the LAN Setup screen. The default is no. DMZ Settings Enable DMZ. This allows one local user to be exposed to the Internet for use of special-purpose services such as videoconferencing. Enter the starting port number of the forwarded port range. DMZ Host IP Address.168.0. Server IP Address. Ending Port. 32 Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Router Tab . or Both. Protocol.x (x being the number for the computer you want to specify).168. otherwise. Enter the name of the service or application. Select the protocol used. Select yes or no for each port forwarding entry. The default is no. 192. Service Name.Phone Adapter with Router The Router . DMZ hosting forwards all ports at the same time to one computer. The default is TCP. Port Forwarding Settings Enable. udp: a network protocol for transmitting data that does not require acknowledgement from the recipient of the data that is sent.0. Figure 6-7: Router .Application Screen tcp: a network protocol for transmitting data that requires acknowledgement from the recipient of data sent. its IP address may change. Select yes or no from the drop-down menu.Application Screen This screen lets you configure port forwarding. so the DMZ Host keeps this IP address. Starting Port.

then the Phone Adapter will allow IP multicast packets to be forwarded to the appropriate computers. Inbound Only. System Reserved Ports Range Starting Port. The default is 50000. When you have finished making changes. Multicasting allows for multiple transmissions to specific recipients at the same time. Select the number of ports you want to reserve: 256. The default is Disabled. Enter the starting port number of the reserved ports range. Num of Ports Reserved. Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Router Tab 33 . or Inbound and Outbound. This port range defines the random TCP/UDP ports used by the application running on the Phone Adapter. They cannot be used by port forwarding or DMZ. click the Submit All Changes button to save the changes. If multicasting is permitted. or click the Undo All Changes button to undo your changes. or 1024. Select the types of multicast transmissions to allow: Disabled (none). Outbound Only.Phone Adapter with Router Miscellaneous Settings Multicast Passthru. 512. The default is 256.

Client Certificate. Hardware Version. RTP Packets Sent. Shown here is the status of the client certificate. Elapsed Time. Shown here is the version number of the Phone Adapter hardware. Shown here is the model number of the Phone Adapter. Displayed here is the current date and time of the Phone Adapter. Product Information Product Name. Displayed here is the number of RTP packets sent by the Phone Adapter. System Status Current Time. Displayed here is the amount of time elapsed since the last reboot of the Phone Adapter. MAC Address. Shown here is the version number of the Phone Adapter software.Phone Adapter with Router The Voice Tab The Voice . Shown here is the serial number of the Phone Adapter. which indicates that the Phone Adapter has been authorized by babyTEL. Software Version. Figure 6-8: Voice .Info Screen This screen shows voice-related settings for the Phone Adapter. Serial Number. Shown here is the MAC address of the Phone Adapter.Info Screen 34 Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Voice Tab .

Hook State. Displayed here is the number of RTP bytes sent by the Phone Adapter. This indicates whether you have new voicemail waiting. Registration State. Displayed here is the status of the Internet phone line’s readiness. Next Registration In. Displayed here is the number of SIP bytes sent by the Phone Adapter. External IP. RTP Packets Recv. Last Registration At. Displayed here is the number of SIP bytes received by the Phone Adapter. Displayed here is the number of RTP bytes received by the Phone Adapter. On indicates that it is ready for use. Displayed here is the number of SIP messages received by the Phone Adapter. Shown here is the status of the line’s registration with babyTEL. Displayed here is the external IP address used for NAT mapping. Displayed here is the number of RTP packets received by the Phone Adapter. SIP Bytes Recv. Displayed here is the number of SIP messages sent by the Phone Adapter. Message Waiting. Line 1/2 Status Lines 1 and 2 have the same status information available. RTP Bytes Recv. Shown here is the number of seconds until the next registration. SIP Bytes Sent. Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Voice Tab Figure 6-9: Line 1 Status 35 . Shown here are the last date and time the line was registered. SIP Messages Sent. SIP Messages Recv. while Off indicates that it is in use.Phone Adapter with Router RTP Bytes Sent.

Displayed here is the duration of the call. This indicates whether a call back request is in progress. Displayed here is the type of tone used by the call. Displayed here is the codec used for encoding. Call 1/2 Peer Name. This indicates whether the call was triggered by a call back request. Shown here is the port number of the NAT mapped SIP port. Call 1/2 Decoder. Call 1/2 FAX. Call 1/2 State. Call 1/2 Remote Hold. Last Called Number. Displayed here is the codec used for decoding. Call 1/2 Callback. Displayed here is the direction of the call. Call 1/2 Encoder. Call 1/2 Type. Displayed here is the status of the call.Phone Adapter with Router Call Back Active. Call 1/2 Tone. Call 1/2 Duration. Last Caller Number. Displayed here is the number of the last caller. Displayed here is the name of the internal phone. This indicates whether the far end has placed the call on hold. Mapped SIP Port. Call 1/2 Peer Phone. Displayed here is the status of the fax pass-through mode. Calls 1 and 2 have the same status information available. Displayed here is the phone number of the internal phone. 36 Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Voice Tab . Displayed here is the last number called.

Call 1/2 Jitter. Displayed here is the number of milliseconds for decoder latency. Displayed here is the number of milliseconds for delay. Call 1/2 Bytes Sent.Phone Adapter with Router Call 1/2 Packets Sent. Call 1/2 Bytes Recv. Call 1/2 Round Trip Delay. Call 1/2 Decode Latency. Call 1/2 Mapped RTP Port. Call 1/2 Packets Lost. Call 1/2 Packet Error. Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Voice Tab 37 . Displayed here is the number of the NAT mapped RTP port. Call 1/2 Packets Recv. Displayed here is the number of milliseconds for receiver jitter. Displayed here is the number of packets received. Displayed here is the number of invalid packets received. Displayed here is the number of packets sent. Displayed here is the number of packets lost. Displayed here is the number of bytes sent. Displayed here is the number of bytes received.

click the Submit All Changes button to save the changes.System Screen This screen lets you change the password for user access to the Web-based Utility. NOTE: If babyTEL supplied this password.System Screen System Configuration User Password. there is no password. Enter the password for the user.Phone Adapter with Router The Voice .) When you have finished making your change. 38 Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Voice Tab . Figure 6-10: Voice . (By default. you may not be able to change it. or click the Undo All Changes button to undo your change.

Phone Adapter with Router The Voice . Accept Last Caller Enter the ID of the caller accepted via the Accept Last Caller service. .User 1/2 Screen Use the appropriate screen to configure settings for each Internet phone line. Figure 6-11: Voice .User 1 Screen Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Voice Tab 39 . Block Last Caller Enter the ID of the caller blocked via the Block Last Caller service.

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yes or no. yes or no. Enter the target phone number (or URL) to assign to speed dial 9. Select whether you want to use the call waiting feature for all calls. CID Setting. yes or no. Speed Dial 7. The default is no. Speed Dial 3. The default is yes. Figure 6-12: Speed Dial and Supplementary Service Settings Supplementary Service Settings CW Setting. Enter the target phone number (or URL) to assign to speed dial 7. Select whether you want to enable caller ID generation. Enter the target phone number (or URL) to assign to speed dial 2. The default is no. Enter the target phone number (or URL) to assign to speed dial 8. Block ANC Setting. DND Setting. The default is no. The default is yes. Speed Dial 6. yes or no. Select whether you want to block anonymous calls. Enter the target phone number (or URL) to assign to speed dial 4. Speed Dial 8. Select whether you want to use the Do Not Disturb (DND) feature. yes or no. Enter the target phone number (or URL) to assign to speed dial 6. Block CID Setting. Select whether you want to block caller ID for all calls. Enter the target phone number (or URL) to assign to speed dial 3. Speed Dial 5. Enter the target phone number (or URL) to assign to speed dial 5.Phone Adapter with Router Speed Dial Settings Speed Dial 2. Speed Dial 9. Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Voice Tab 41 . Speed Dial 4.

Select whether you want to enable caller ID for call waiting. 42 Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Voice Tab . Enter the caller number pattern to play Distinctive Ring/CWT 6. Ring6 Caller. Enter the caller number pattern to play Distinctive Ring/Call Waiting Tone (CWT) 1. yes or no. Enter the caller number pattern to play Distinctive Ring/CWT 2. Enter the caller number pattern to play Distinctive Ring/CWT 5. Distinctive Ring Settings Ring1 Caller. Default CWT. The default is yes. The default is yes. Message Waiting. Ring2 Caller. Select the default CWT pattern for all callers. The default is no. Ring3 Caller.Phone Adapter with Router CWCID Setting. Enter the caller number pattern to play Distinctive Ring/CWT 8. Figure 6-13: Distinctive Ring and Ring Settings Ring Settings Default Ring. Select whether you want to use the distinctive ring feature. yes or no. Select the default ringing pattern for all callers. Enter the caller number pattern to play Distinctive Ring/CWT 4. Dist Ring Setting. Ring5 Caller. Ring8 Caller. Enter the caller number pattern to play Distinctive Ring/CWT 7. yes or no. Ring7 Caller. Enter the caller number pattern to play Distinctive Ring/CWT 3. Ring4 Caller. Select whether you want to use the message waiting feature.

VMWI Ring Splash Len. Enter the duration of the ring splash when new messages arrive before the VoiceMail Waiting Indication (VMWI) signal is applied. Enter the duration of the ring splash when a call is forwarded. Select the ring pattern that will remind you of a call on hold when the phone is on-hook. click the Submit All Changes button to save the changes. The range is 0 to 10.Phone Adapter with Router Hold Reminder Ring. The range is 0 to 10.0 seconds. Enter the duration of the ring splash when a call is blocked.0 seconds. The range is 0 to 10. Cfwd Ring Splash Len. When you have finished making your change.0 seconds. Cblk Ring Splash Len. Call Back Ring. or click the Undo All Changes button to undo your change. Select the ring pattern for call back notification. Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility The Voice Tab 43 .

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Then power on the Phone Adapter and other network devices. but I do not see the login screen. “404 Forbidden.” If you are using Windows Explorer. Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Problems and Solutions 45 . including the Phone Adapter and cable/DSL modem. which will force Windows Explorer to load new webpages.com. not cached ones. 2. • Make sure your telephone is set to its tone setting (not pulse).linksys. This is a hard refresh. Phone Adapter with Router Common Problems and Solutions 1. Try to access the Internet. I’m trying to access the Phone Adapter’s Web-based Utility. B. and power on the cable/DSL modem first. power off your network devices. I don’t hear a dial tone. Instead.Appendix A: Troubleshooting This appendix provides solutions to problems that may occur during the installation and operation of the Phone Adapter.babytel. If you do not have a connection. Read the description below to solve your problems.com) or the Linksys website at www. I see a screen saying. Click File. perform the following steps until you see the Web-based Utility’s login screen (Netscape Navigator will require similar steps): A.babytelusa. check the babyTEL website (Canada: www. Wait 30 seconds. Make sure Work Offline is NOT checked. • Make sure your network has an active Internet connection. • Disconnect and re-connect the RJ-11 telephone cable between the Phone Adapter and telephone.ca. Press CTRL + F5. • Verify your account information and confirm that the phone line is registered with babyTEL. US: www. Go through this checklist until your problem is solved: • Make sure the telephone is plugged into the PHONE port. If you can't find an answer here. and the PHONE LED is not lit.

C.168.0. Click Start.99 and 192. Restart the computer when asked. E. Click the DNS tab. Click the OK button in the TCP/IP properties window.0. The Phone Adapter. Click the Default level button. 46 Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Problems and Solutions .2 to 192.168.168. G. 3. D. contact your ISP to get that information or go to its website for the information. In The following network components are installed box. You can assign a static IP address to a PC by performing the following steps: For Windows 98 and Millennium: A. Click the Security tab. Make sure that each IP address is unique for each PC or network device. Click Internet Options. you can only use the ranges 192. assigns an IP address range of 192.g.151 to 192. Enter the DNS entry provided by your ISP. which is the default IP address of the Phone Adapter. Each PC or network device that uses TCP/IP must have a unique address to identify itself in a network. Click the Gateway tab. To set a static IP address.254.168. Click the Add button to accept the entry. If you only have one Ethernet adapter installed.0. If the IP address is not unique to a network. I need to set a static IP address on a PC..0. by default. Enter a unique IP address that is not used by any other computer on the network connected to the Phone Adapter. Make sure the security level is Medium or lower.Phone Adapter with Router C. you will only see one TCP/IP line with no association to an Ethernet adapter. and Control Panel. F. Enter the Host and Domain names (e. You can only use an IP address in the ranges 192. In the TCP/IP properties window. Click Tools. Setting.0. If your ISP has not provided the DNS IP address.168.168. and in the New Gateway prompt.168.0.0.2 to 192.0. enter 192.150 using the DHCP server on the Phone Adapter. Then click the OK button.168.1.168.99 and 192. select the TCP/IP-> associated with your Ethernet adapter.0. select the IP address tab. B.168.0.168. Highlight it and click the Properties button.151 to 192. and click Close or OK for the Network window. Windows will generate an IP conflict error message.0. and select Specify an IP address. John for Host and home for Domain). and make sure the DNS Enabled option is selected.254.100 to 192. Double-click Network.

168.168. Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Problems and Solutions 47 .0. please follow the instructions for Windows 2000. C. F.254. Select Use the following IP address option.151 to 192.99 and 192. D.Phone Adapter with Router For Windows 2000: A. Click the Network and Internet Connections icon and then the Network Connections icon. 192. Enter the Subnet Mask.168.0.168.168. G.0. H. and select the Properties option. Click the OK button in the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties window.0. 255. Restart the computer if asked. A. Double-click Network and Dial-Up Connections. Enter a unique IP address that is not used by any other computer on the network connected to the Phone Adapter. B.1 (Phone Adapter’s default IP address). and click the Properties button. Click Start. You can only use an IP address in the ranges 192.255. Right-click the Local Area Connection that is associated with the Ethernet adapter you are using. and click the OK button in the Local Area Connection Properties window. and Control Panel. If you are using the Classic interface (where the icons and menus look like previous Windows versions). and enter the Preferred DNS server and Alternative DNS server (provided by your ISP). Enter the Default Gateway. select Use the following DNS server addresses. Right-click the Local Area Connection that is associated with the Ethernet adapter you are using. C.2 to 192. In the Components checked are used by this connection box. Settings. Contact your ISP or go on its website to find the information. Toward the bottom of the window. I.0.255. and select the Properties option.0. B. For Windows XP: The following instructions assume you are running Windows XP with the default interface. Click Start and Control Panel. E. highlight Internet Protocol (TCP/IP).

You can only use an IP address in the ranges 192.168. Click the OK button in the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties window. Click the OK button in the Local Area Connection Properties window. 192. Enter the Subnet Mask. Contact your ISP or go on its website to find the information. Click the Properties button.0. 2.168. H. 3. and select the Properties option. A.0.151 to 192. Check your TCP/IP settings. and click the Properties button. 4. I. and enter the Preferred DNS server and Alternative DNS server (provided by your ISP).99 and 192. highlight Internet Protocol (TCP/IP). and Control Panel. F.Phone Adapter with Router D.254. highlight Internet Protocol (TCP/IP). Enter the Default Gateway.255. In the This connection uses the following items box. I want to test my Internet connection. Settings. 255. Toward the bottom of the window. Make sure Obtain IP address automatically is selected in the settings. For Windows 2000: 1.0.168. In the Components checked are used by this connection box. Double-click Network and Dial-Up Connections.168.1 (Phone Adapter’s default IP address). For Windows 98 and Millennium: Refer to Windows Help for details.0.0.168. Make sure that Obtain an IP address automatically and Obtain DNS server address automatically are selected. Click Start.0. G. select Use the following DNS server addresses. Enter a unique IP address that is not used by any other computer on the network connected to the Phone Adapter. E. Right-click the Local Area Connection that is associated with the Ethernet adapter you are using.2 to 192.255. 48 Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Problems and Solutions .

and click the OK button in the Local Area Connection Properties window. 7. If you are using the Classic interface (where the icons and menus look like previous Windows versions). Click the OK button in the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties window.0. type ping 192. and click the OK button in the Local Area Connection Properties window. type command. 1. B. Click the OK button in the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties window. Make sure that Obtain an IP address automatically and Obtain DNS server address automatically are selected. C. • If you get a reply. click Start and Run. In the Open field. Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Problems and Solutions 49 . For Windows XP: The following instructions assume you are running Windows XP with the default interface. 3. and select the Properties option. Restart the computer if asked.Phone Adapter with Router 4. In the Open field. click Start and Run. type cmd. • For Windows 98 and Millennium. Press the Enter key or click the OK button. please follow the instructions for Windows 2000. 2. 4. Restart the computer if asked. Right-click the Local Area Connection that is associated with the Ethernet adapter you are using.168. 5. highlight Internet Protocol (TCP/IP). Click the Network and Internet Connections icon and then the Network Connections icon. • For Windows 2000 and XP. the computer is communicating with the Phone Adapter.1 and press the Enter key. In the command prompt. Click Start and Control Panel. Open a command prompt. 6. In the This connection uses the following items box. and click the Properties button. Press the Enter key or click the OK button.

E. the computer is connected to the Phone Adapter. For example.WAN Setup . • If you get a reply. and make sure Obtain an IP address automatically is selected in the TCP/IP settings for your Ethernet adapter.3.4. D. or PPPoE (commonly used by DSL consumers). I am not getting an IP address on the Internet with my Internet connection. The Internet IP Address can be found in the web interface of the Phone Adapter. try the ping command from a different computer to verify that your original computer is not the cause of the problem. if your Internet IP address is 1. 5.Internet Connection Settings section of “Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility” for details on Internet Connection Type settings.” If you need to clone the MAC address of your Ethernet adapter onto the Phone Adapter. Make sure you are using the right Internet settings. • If you do NOT get a reply. In the command prompt. If you need to register the MAC address of your Ethernet adapter with your ISP. 50 Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Problems and Solutions .linksys. type ping www. If you cannot open a webpage. Check to see if the Ethernet LED is solidly lit. Please refer to the Router . see the Router . Static IP Address. B.3. there may be a problem with the connection. please see “Appendix B: Finding the MAC Address and IP Address for Your Ethernet Adapter.Phone Adapter with Router • If you do NOT get a reply.2. C.2. try the ping command from a different computer to verify that your original computer is not the cause of the problem.WAN Setup . Try the ping command from a different computer to verify that your original computer is not the cause of the problem. I want to test my Internet connection” to verify that you have connectivity. type ping followed by your Internet IP address and press the Enter key. A. D. • If you get a reply. you would enter ping 1. Contact your ISP to see if your Internet connection type is DHCP. Make sure you use the right cable. In the command prompt.MAC Clone Settings section of “Chapter 6: Using the Web-based Utility” for details.4 and press the Enter key. the computer is connected to the Internet. check the cable. • If you do NOT get a reply.com and press the Enter key. Refer to “Problem #4.

Go to the Router => Application tab. ftp.168. Access the Phone Adapter’s Web-based Utility by going to http://192. and I need to remove the proxy settings or the dial-up pop-up window. B. 6. and port 25 (SMTP outgoing) and port 110 (POP3 incoming) are used for the mail server. We will be setting up web. Turn off the computer. Check the Router . Subnet Mask. ftp. and then turn on the Phone Adapter. Refer to “Problem #4. Phone Adapter. and computer. Refer to “Appendix B: Finding the MAC Address and IP Address for Your Ethernet Adapter” to verify that your computer has an IP Address. A.” D. you need to know the respective port numbers they are using. Gateway.Status page of the Phone Adapter’s Web-based Utility to see if you get an IP address. Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Problems and Solutions 51 . B. Verify that the Router . port 80 (HTTP) is used for web. C. Enter any name you want to use for the service. For example. Select yes from the Enable drop-down menu.0. You can get more information by viewing the documentation provided with the server you installed. Wait 30 seconds. port 21 (FTP) is used for FTP.” 7. I want to test my Internet connection” to verify that your computer is properly connected to the Phone Adapter. and DNS. C. or mail server. Set a static IP address on your system. A. F. I am not able to access the Phone Adapter’s Web-based Utility Setup page. cable/DSL modem.Status page of the Phone Adapter’s Web-based Utility shows a valid IP address from your ISP. Follow these steps to set up port forwarding through the Phone Adapter’s Web-based Utility. Make sure the cable connecting from your cable or DSL modem is connected to the Phone Adapter’s Internet port. Refer to “Problem #10: I am a PPPoE user. and mail servers.Phone Adapter with Router E. and cable/DSL modem. refer to “Problem #3: I need to set a static IP address on a PC.1 or the IP address of the Phone Adapter. I need to set up a server behind my Phone Adapter. To use a server like a web.

102 When you have completed the configuration. G.168.168. Check “Appendix B: Finding the MAC Address and IP Address for Your Ethernet Adapter” for details on getting an IP address. Consider the examples below: Enable yes yes yes yes Service Name Web server FTP server SMTP (outgoing) POP3 (incoming) Starting and Ending Ports 80 to 80 21 to 21 25 to 25 110 to 110 Protocol Both TCP Both Both IP Address 192.0.168. F. Enter the IP address of the PC or network device that you want the port server to go to. This also applies to the Internet applications you are using. you would enter 100 in the field provided. E.101 192. you would enter the range 80 (in the Starting Port field) to 80 (in the Ending Port field). most will work without doing any port forwarding or DMZ hosting. For example.0. For example. There may be cases when you want to host an online game or Internet application. 8.0. If you want to play online games or use Internet applications.168. click the Submit All Changes button. or select Both. if the web server’s Ethernet adapter IP address is 192.168.100 192. Enter the port range of the service you are using. Follow the instructions in steps B-F for the port services you want to use.0.0. if you have a web server. This would require you to set up the Phone Adapter to deliver incoming packets or data to a specific computer.100. Select the protocol you will be using.Phone Adapter with Router D.102 192. I need to set up online game hosting or use other Internet applications. TCP or UDP. The best way to get the 52 Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Problems and Solutions .

Enter the IP address of the PC or network device that you want the port server to go to. Enter the port range of the service you are using. Consider the examples below: Enable yes yes yes yes Service Name UT Halflife PC Anywhere VPN IPSec Starting and Ending Ports 7777 to 27900 27015 to 27015 5631 to 5631 500 to 500 Protocol Both Both UDP UDP IP Address 192. Go to the Router => Application tab.0. TCP or UDP.100 192. if you have a web server.Phone Adapter with Router information on what port services to use is to go to the website of the online game or application you want to use. you would enter 100 in the field provided.168. G.168. For example.102 192. you would enter the range 80 (in the Starting Port field) to 80 (in the Ending Port field). Select the protocol you will be using. or select Both. if the web server’s Ethernet adapter IP address is 192.0. F. Check “Appendix B: Finding the MAC Address and IP Address for Your Ethernet Adapter” for details on getting an IP address. Access the Phone Adapter’s Web-based Utility by going to http://192.100 When you have completed the configuration.168.168.0.100. Enter any name you want to use for the service.0. D. B. C. Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Problems and Solutions 53 . Select yes from the Enable drop-down menu.0.0. click the Submit All Changes button. For example. E.168. Follow these steps to set up online game hosting or use a certain Internet application: A.168.105 192. Follow the instructions in steps B-F for the port services you want to use.1 or the IP address of the Phone Adapter.

consider exposing one PC to the Internet using DeMilitarized Zone (DMZ) hosting. data that enters the Phone Adapter will be checked first by the forwarding settings. click the Submit All Changes button.) Follow these steps to set DMZ hosting: A. 10. server. Access the Phone Adapter’s Web-based Utility by going to http://192. then the Phone Adapter will send the data to whichever PC or network device you set for DMZ hosting. D. If you are having difficulties getting any Internet game. (In other words. Please refer to “Appendix B: Finding the MAC Address and IP Address for Your Ethernet Adapter” for details on getting an IP address. server. Keep this information in case you want to use it at a later time. since forwarding has priority over DMZ hosting.1 or the IP address of the Phone Adapter. C. If you have proxy settings. or application to work. Enter the Ethernet adapter’s IP address of the computer you want exposed to the Internet. If the port number that the data enters from does not have port forwarding. B. Please follow these directions to verify that you do not have any proxy settings and that the browser you use is set to connect directly to the LAN. I am a PPPoE user. This option is available when an application requires too many ports or when you are not sure which port services to use. the computer does not need any proxy settings to gain access. Once completed with the configuration. I can’t get the Internet game.168. Disable or remove the entries you have entered for forwarding.Phone Adapter with Router 9.0. This will bypass the NAT security for that computer. 54 Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Problems and Solutions . Go to the Router => Application tab. Make sure you disable all the forwarding entries if you want to successfully use DMZ hosting. Select yes from the Enable DMZ drop-down menu. and I need to remove the proxy settings or the dial-up pop-up window. you need to disable these on your computer. Because the Phone Adapter is the gateway for the Internet connection. or application to function properly.

Preferences. Start Netscape Navigator. E. Double-click Internet Options. This will remove any dial-up pop-ups for PPPoE users. Restart the computer that is having a problem. Default Gateway. and click Edit. B. ensure that your workstation’s IP settings are correct (IP Address. Internet Options. check the Phone Adapter. D. and Proxy. I get a time-out error or am prompted to retry. You can remove the Phone Adapter to verify a direct connection. • If the PCs are configured correctly. Go through this checklist until your problem is solved: • Check if other PCs work.) to see if it is working correctly. Ensure that it is connected and powered on. B. Close all the windows to finish. (If you cannot connect to it. Click the OK button to go back to the previous screen. and DNS). and Proxies. Click Start. Subnet Mask. and then the Connection tab. C. click Tools. C. When I enter a URL or IP address. If they do. For Internet Explorer. For Netscape 4. check the LAN and power connections. Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Problems and Solutions 55 . click Edit. etc. • Manually configure the TCP/IP with a DNS address provided by your ISP. Make sure you have Direct connection to the Internet selected on this screen. Advanced. and Control Panel. Click the LAN settings button and remove anything that is checked. Make sure that Internet Explorer is set to Never dial a connection. 11.0 or higher: A. Preferences. Make sure that Netscape Navigator is set to Direct connection to the Internet. check your Internet connection (DSL/cable modem. • Make sure that your browser is set to connect directly and that any dial-up is disabled. Advanced. Click the Connections tab.Phone Adapter with Router For Microsoft Internet Explorer 5. but still not working.) • If the Phone Adapter is configured correctly. Settings. Connect to it and check its settings. Click the option Never dial a connection. For Netscape Navigator.7 or higher: A.

What is the maximum number of IP addresses that the Phone Adapter will support? The Phone Adapter will support up to 253 IP addresses. such as DSL or cable modems. When you make Internet phone calls. depending on the amount of upstream data traffic passing through your Internet connection. can be used for LAN to LAN connections. NAT allows the Phone Adapter to be used with low cost Internet accounts. However. but those protocols cannot connect from the Internet to the LAN. Does the Phone Adapter support IPX or AppleTalk? No. Can I make calls while I’m browsing the Internet? Yes. TCP/IP is the only protocol standard for the Internet and has become the global standard for communications. IPX. The user may have many private addresses behind this single address provided by the ISP. Furthermore. a NetWare communications protocol used only to route messages from one node to another. and AppleTalk. 56 Appendix A: Troubleshooting Frequently Asked Questions . This adds a level of security since the address of a PC connected to the private LAN is never transmitted on the Internet. You can make calls while browsing the Internet. when only one TCP/IP address is provided by the ISP. a communications protocol used on Apple and Macintosh networks. Where is the Phone Adapter installed on the network? In a typical environment. Plug the Phone Adapter into the cable/DSL modem’s Ethernet port.Phone Adapter with Router Frequently Asked Questions Can I make Internet phone calls if my Internet connection is down? No. your high-speed Internet connection must be active. your web browsing may affect the quality of your Internet calls. What is Network Address Translation and what is it used for? Network Address Translation (NAT) translates multiple IP addresses on the private LAN to one public address that is sent out to the Internet. the Phone Adapter is installed between the cable/DSL modem and the local area network (LAN).

You may have to disable this. you need to create a static IP for each of the LAN computers and forward ports 7777. For example.WebServer] section of the server. 7780. at this time. Can multiple gamers on the LAN get on one game server and play simultaneously with just one public IP address? It depends on which network game or what kind of game server you are using. I set up an Unreal Tournament Server. 2000. with the following fix: click ICQ menu => preference => connections tab=>. and on up. The computers on your LAN need to have “+clientport 2700x” added to the HL shortcut command line. Does the Phone Adapter support ICQ send file? Yes.6 won’t let multiple computers with the same CD key connect at Appendix A: Troubleshooting Frequently Asked Questions 57 . You can also use a port forwarding range of 7777 to 27900. 7. One problem: Version 1. provide technical support for setup. 8.1. configuration or troubleshooting of any non-Windows operating systems. but others on the LAN cannot join. and then in the [UWeb. If you want to use the UT Server Admin. forward another port (8080 usually works well but is used for remote admin. or XP? Yes.0. Millennium. but babyTEL and Linksys do not. 7778. How do I get Half-Life: Team Fortress to work with the Phone Adapter? The default client port for Half-Life is 27005. Unreal Tournament supports multi-login with one public IP. What do I need to do? If you have a dedicated Unreal Tournament server running. The Internet user can then send a file to a user behind the Phone Adapter. 7779.). This lets multiple computers connect to the same server.ini file. set the ListenPort to 8080 (to match the mapped port above) and ServerName to the IP assigned to the Phone Adapter from your ISP.Phone Adapter with Router Does the Phone Adapter support any operating system other than Windows 98. the x would be 6. and check I am behind a firewall or proxy. 7781. and 27900 to the IP address of the server. Then set the firewall time-out to 80 seconds in the firewall setting.

For Internet Explorer. or nothing but junk characters are being displayed on the screen. and turn off the “Auto-negotiate” feature of your Ethernet adapter as a temporary measure. As far as hosting games. Make sure that Internet Explorer is set to Never dial a connection.0 or Netscape Navigator 5. Internet Options.g. The web page hangs.3). Netscape Navigator or Internet Explorer. Make sure that Netscape Navigator is set to Direct connection to the Internet. but the Phone Adapter’s setup pages are accessible only through Internet Explorer 5. try using another FTP program. Check with your browser documentation.com for more information. Advanced. How can I block corrupted FTP downloads? If you are experiencing corrupted files when you download a file with your FTP client. What do I need to do? Force your Ethernet adapter to 10Mbps or half duplex mode. Preferences.linksys. Make sure that your browser is set to connect directly and that any dial-up is disabled. and make sure that your browser is set to connect directly and that any dial-up is disabled. I am not able to get the web configuration screen for the Phone Adapter.. 58 Appendix A: Troubleshooting Frequently Asked Questions .0. What can I do? You may have to remove the proxy settings on your Internet browser. and Proxy. e. Check our website at www. and then the Connection tab. (Please look at the Network Control Panel in your Ethernet adapter’s Advanced Properties tab.) Make sure that your proxy setting is disabled in the browser. the HL server does not need to be in the DMZ. click Tools. even if on the same LAN (not a problem with 1. For Netscape Navigator. downloads are corrupt. Will the Phone Adapter function in a Macintosh environment? Yes.Phone Adapter with Router the same time. click Edit.0 or higher for Macintosh.1. Or remove the dial-up settings on your browser. Just forward port 27015 to the local IP address of the server computer.

Application screen. Configure an entry and set the Starting and Ending Ports to 113 for the PC on which you are using mIRC. To get the LAN IP address. this version of the Phone Adapter must work in conjunction with a cable or DSL modem. Is the Phone Adapter cross-platform compatible? Any platform that supports Ethernet and TCP/IP is compatible with the Phone Adapter. Appendix A: Troubleshooting Frequently Asked Questions 59 . Some applications require multiple TCP/IP ports to be open. Does the Phone Adapter replace a modem? Is there a cable or DSL modem in the Phone Adapter? No. It is recommended that you set your computer with a static IP if you want to use DMZ Hosting. see “Appendix B: Finding the MAC Address and IP Address for Your Ethernet Adapter. does the exposed user share the public IP with the Phone Adapter? No. How do I get mIRC to work with the Phone Adapter? Use the Router . How do I reset the Phone Adapter? Refer to “Chapter 5: Using the Interactive Voice Response Menu” for instructions. Which modems are compatible with the Phone Adapter? The Phone Adapter is compatible with virtually any cable or DSL modem that supports Ethernet.” If DMZ Hosting is used.Phone Adapter with Router What is DMZ Hosting? Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) allows one IP address (computer) to be exposed to the Internet.

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select the Ethernet adapter you have connected to the Phone Adapter via a CAT 5 Ethernet network cable. 3. Click Start and Run.1. This IP address is used for the Phone Adapter’s forwarding and/or DMZ features. or XP. Then press the Enter key or the OK button. This is the MAC address for your Ethernet adapter and is shown as a series of numbers and letters. You can also find the IP address of your computer’s Ethernet adapter.AppendixB:FindingtheMACAddressandIPAddressforYour Ethernet Adapter This section describes how to find the MAC address for your computer’s Ethernet adapter so you can use the MAC address cloning feature of the Phone Adapter. When the IP Configuration screen appears. enter winipcfg. The example shows the Ethernet adapter’s IP address as 192. In the Open field. The MAC address/Adapter Address is what you will use for MAC address cloning. Figure B-2: MAC/Adapter Address Appendix B: Finding the MAC Address and IP Address for Your Ethernet Adapter Windows 98 or Me Instructions Figure B-1: IP Configuration Screen 61 . Phone Adapter with Router Windows 98 or Me Instructions 1. Follow the steps in this appendix to find the adapter’s MAC or IP address in Windows 98. Me. 2000. 2. Your computer may show something different.168.100. Write down the Adapter Address as shown on your computer screen.

it is the MAC address for your Ethernet adapter. Click Start and Run.1. Press the Enter key or click the OK button. Your computer may show something different.Phone Adapter with Router Windows 2000 or XP Instructions 1. enter cmd. In the Open field. Figure B-3: MAC/Physical Address For the Phone Adapter’s Web-based Utility For MAC address cloning. 3.100. Write down the Physical Address as shown on your computer screen. This appears as a series of numbers and letters. The example shows the Ethernet adapter’s IP address as 192. 2. enter ipconfig /all. Then press the Enter key.168. enter the 12-digit MAC address in the field provided. The MAC address/Physical Address is what you will use for MAC address cloning. Figure B-4: MAC Address Cloning 62 Appendix B: Finding the MAC Address and IP Address for Your Ethernet Adapter Windows 2000 or XP Instructions . At the command prompt.

Windows Help provides complete instructions on adding PCs to your network. Your PCs will not be able to utilize wireless networking without having TCP/IP enabled. Phone Adapter with Router TCP/IP Before a computer can communicate with a network router. or protocol. TCP/IP is a set of instructions.Appendix C: Windows Help Almost all Linksys products require Microsoft Windows. TCP/IP must be enabled. all PCs follow to communicate over a network. folder. Network Neighborhood/My Network Places Other PCs on your network will appear under Network Neighborhood or My Network Places (depending upon the version of Windows you're running). Windows Help provides complete instructions on enabling TCP/IP. Shared Resources If you wish to share printers. or files over your network. Windows Help provides complete instructions on utilizing shared resources. Windows is the most used operating system in the world and comes with many features that help make networking easier. This is true for wireless networks as well. Appendix C: Windows Help 63 . These features can be accessed through Windows Help and are described in this appendix.

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Boot . see the complete Linksys glossary at http://www. which in turn connects to the Internet. or e-mail server with a fixed domain name (e. Bit .An always-on.To start a device and cause it to start executing instructions. DMZ (Demilitarized Zone) . Bandwidth .A method used to connect devices in a series. Default Gateway .A networking protocol that allows administrators to assign temporary IP addresses to network computers by “leasing” an IP address to a user for a limited amount of time. fast Internet connection. allowing it to be “seen” from the Internet. FTP server.Appendix D: Glossary This glossary contains some basic networking terms you may come across when using this product.com/glossary.g. Broadband . www.Allows the hosting of a website.A device that connects a computer to the cable television network. Browser . one after the other. Byte . instead of assigning permanent IP addresses. Cable Modem . DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) . Daisy Chain .An application program that provides a way to look at and interact with all the information on the World Wide Web. Appendix D: Glossary Phone Adapter with Router 65 . DDNS (Dynamic Domain Name System) . For more advanced terms.A binary digit..xyz.The transmission capacity of a given device or network.linksys.Removes the Router's firewall protection from one PC.A unit of data that is usually eight bits long.A device that forwards Internet traffic from your local area network.com) and a dynamic IP address.

The ability of a networking device to receive and transmit data simultaneously. Ethernet .A protocol used to send data over a network. Domain . incompatible communications protocols. 66 Appendix D: Glossary .An always-on broadband connection over traditional phone lines.Encoding data transmitted in a network. which translates the names of websites into IP addresses. HTTP (HyperText Transport Protocol) .A device that interconnects networks with different. Full Duplex .The programming code that runs a networking device. IP Address .A protocol used to transfer files over a TCP/IP network. Gateway .The IP address of your ISP's server.The address used to identify a computer or device on a network. FTP (File Transfer Protocol) .Phone Adapter with Router DNS (Domain Name Server) .A temporary IP address assigned by a DHCP server. but only one direction at a time. Download . Half Duplex . IP (Internet Protocol) . Firmware . Firewall .To receive a file transmitted over a network.IEEE standard network protocol that specifies how data is placed on and retrieved from a common transmission medium.A set of related programs located at a network gateway server that protects the resources of a network from users from other networks. DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) . Encryption .Data transmission that can occur in two directions over a single line.A specific name for a network of computers.The communications protocol used to connect to servers on the World Wide Web. Dynamic IP Address .

Network .A standard mail server commonly used on the Internet.An Internet utility used to determine whether a particular IP address is online.A networking device that connects multiple networks together. PPPoE (Point to Point Protocol over Ethernet) .The unique address that a manufacturer assigns to each networking device. Packet . PPTP (Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol) .A unit of data sent over a network. Router . Mbps (MegaBits Per Second) . This protocol is also used as a type of broadband connection in Europe. POP3 (Post Office Protocol 3) .NAT technology translates IP addresses of a local area network to a different IP address for the Internet. RJ-45 (Registered Jack-45) . ISP (Internet Service Provider) .A VPN protocol that allows the Point to Point Protocol (PPP) to be tunneled through an IP network. a unit of measurement for data transmission.One million bits per second.An Ethernet connector that holds up to eight wires. storage.A Windows 2000 and XP utility that displays the IP address for a particular networking device.The connection point on a computer or networking device used for plugging in cables or adapters.A series of computers or devices connected for the purpose of data sharing. NAT (Network Address Translation) . MAC (Media Access Control) Address .A type of broadband connection that provides authentication (username and password) in addition to data transport.A company that provides access to the Internet. LAN . Appendix D: Glossary 67 . Port .Phone Adapter with Router IPCONFIG .The computers and networking products that make up your local network. Ping (Packet INternet Groper) . and/or transmission between users.

An address code that determines the size of the network. Static IP Address . URL (Uniform Resource Locator) .The amount of data moved successfully from one node to another in a given time period. TCP (Transmission Control Protocol) . allowing a large number of devices to share a limited number of ports. 68 Appendix D: Glossary . Throughput . Static Routing . Upload . 2.Forwarding data in a network via a fixed path. SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol) .A fixed address assigned to a computer or device that is connected to a network.Any computer whose function in a network is to provide user access to files. or changing the connections in an electrical circuit.A set of instructions PCs use to communicate over a network. Upgrade .To transmit a file over a network.To replace existing software or firmware with a newer version. TX Rate .The address of a file located on the Internet. WAN (Wide Area Network). SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) . A data switch that connects computing devices to host computers.A network protocol for transmitting data that requires acknowledgement from the recipient of data sent. breaking.A widely used network monitoring and control protocol.Transmission Rate.A user command and TCP/IP protocol used for accessing remote PCs. A device for making. TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol) . Subnet Mask .The Internet. communications. and other services. Telnet . printing.The standard e-mail protocol on the Internet. Switch .Phone Adapter with Router Server .1.

Address Resolution Protocol DNS .Point to Point Protocol over Ethernet (RFC 2516) ICMP .Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (RFC 2131) DHCP Server .Internet Control Message Protocol (RFC792) TCP .Internet Protocol v4 (RFC 791) upgradeable to v6 (RFC 1883) ARP .TOS (RFC 791/1349) VLAN Tagging .Simple Network Time Protocol (RFC 2030) Upload Data Rate Limiting . Type of Service .Appendix E: Specifications Model Data Networking SPA2102 MAC Address (IEEE 802.A Record (RFC 1706).Transmission Control Protocol (RFC793) UDP .3) IPv4 . SRV Record (RFC 2782) DHCP Client .User Datagram Protocol (RFC768) RTP .802.1p SNTP .Real Time Protocol (RFC 1889) (RFC 1890) RTCP .Static and Automatic QoS .Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (RFC 2131) PPPoE Client .Voice Packet Prioritization over Other Packet Types Router or Bridge Mode of Operation MAC Address Cloning Port Forwarding Phone Adapter with Router Appendix E: Specifications 69 .Real Time Control Protocol (RFC 1889) DiffServ (RFC 2475).

1 (6.Voice Activity Detection with Silence Suppression Attenuation / Gain Adjustments Flash Hook Timer MWI .Phone Adapter with Router Voice Gateway Voice Algorithms Fax Capability SIPv2: Session Initiation Protocol v2 (RFC 3261.38 Fax Fax Tone Detection and Pass-Through (Using .Using G.3 kbps. 5.165/G.711 DTMF: In-band & Out-of-band (RFC 2833) (SIP Info) Flexible Dial Plan Support with Interdigit Timers and IP Dialing Call Progress Tone Generation Jitter Buffer .NAT (incl. 3262.726 (16/24/32/40 kbps) G.3 kbps) Dynamic Payload Adjustable Audio Frames per Packet T.Adaptive Frame Loss Concealment Full Duplex Audio Echo Cancellation (G.Dynamic via DNS SRV.723. STUN) Secure (Encrypted) Calling via Pre-Standard Implementation of Secure RTP Codec Name Assignment G.Message Waiting Indicator Tones Appendix E: Specifications 70 . 3264) SIP Proxy Redundancy .168) VAD .729 A G.711 (A-law and µ-law) G. 3263. A Records Re-registration with Primary SIP Proxy Server SIP Support in Network Address Translation Networks .711) Fax Pass-Though .

1 LAN 2 RJ-11 FXS Phone Ports .1 WAN. TFTP Asynchronous Notification of Upgrade Availability via NOTIFY Non-intrusive.Phone Adapter with Router VMWI .Visual Message Waiting Indicator via FSK Polarity Control Hook Flash Event Signaling Caller ID Generation (Name & Number) .Encrypted Authentication via MD5 (RFC 1321) Up to 256-bit AES Encryption Web Browser Administration & Configuration via Integrated Web Server Telephone Key Pad Configuration with Interactive Voice Prompts Automated Provisioning & Upgrade via HTTPS.3) -. HTTP.up to 10 sessions Security Password Protected System Reset to Factory Default Password Protected Admin and User Access Authority Provisioning/Configuration/Authentication: HTTPS with Factory Installed Client Certificate HTTP Digest . ETSI Music on Hold Client Streaming Audio Server . DTMF. Administration & Maintenance Physical Interfaces Appendix E: Specifications .For Analog Circuit Telephone Device (Tip/Ring) 71 Provisioning.Bellcore. In-Service Upgrades Report Generation & Event Logging Stats in BYE Message Syslog & Debug Server Records Per Line and Purpose Configurable Syslog and Debug Options 2 100baseT RJ-45 Ethernet Port (IEEE 802.

Phone 1. European CTR21 FCC (Part 15 Class B). ICES-003.10" (101 x 101 x 28 mm) Appendix E: Specifications Regulatory Compliance Power Supply Indicator Lights/LEDs Documentation Dimensions (W x H x D) 72 . A-Tick Certification.Service Providers Only .www. 1. Ethernet (WAN).Service Providers Only .linksys.com 3. Phone 2 Quick Installation and User Guides are downloadable from the babyTEL and Linksys websites. CE.com Provisioning Guide .linksys.50-60Hz (26-34VA) AC Input.40 Hz Ring Waveform: Trapezoidal and Sinusoidal Maximum Ringer Load: 3 REN On-hook/off-hook Characteristics: On-hook voltage (tip/ring): -50 V NOMINAL Off-hook current: 25 mA min Terminating Impedance: 8 Configurable Settings including North America 600 ohms.www. RoHS Switching Type (100-240V) Automatic DC Input Voltage: +5 VDC at 2.Phone Adapter with Router Subscriber Line Interface Circuit (SLIC) Ring Voltage: 40-55 VRMS Configurable Ring Frequency: 10 Hz .98" x 1. Administration Guide .8 m cord Power. Power Consumption: 5 Watts Power Adapter: 100-240V .0 A Max.98" x 3.

(0. Storage Temp.Phone Adapter with Router Unit Weight Operating Temp.29 oz. Operating Humidity 5. operating and non-operating Appendix E: Specifications 73 .15 kg) 32 to 113º F (0 to 45º C) -13 to 185º F (-25 to 85º C) 10 to 90% Non-condensing.

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negligence. ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE LIMITED TO THE DURATION OF THE WARRANTY PERIOD. You are responsible for shipping defective Products to Linksys. This limited warranty extends only to the original purchaser.Phone Adapter with Router Appendix F: Warranty Information This Warranty is valid and may be processed only in the country of purchase. ARE DISCLAIMED. Contact your service provider if the warranty support issues are to be handled by them as per your service agreements. CONSEQUENTIAL. BE SURE TO HAVE YOUR PROOF OF PURCHASE ON HAND WHEN CALLING. IN NO EVENT WILL LINKSYS BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOST DATA. Some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts. Customers located outside of the United States of America and Canada are responsible for all shipping and handling charges. Linksys does not warrant that the Product will be free of vulnerability to intrusion or attack. EVEN IF LINKSYS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. In addition. OR FOR SPECIAL. This warranty gives You specific legal rights. Linksys warrants to You that. or (c) has been subjected to abnormal physical or electrical stress. Linksys pays for UPS Ground shipping from Linksys back to You only. REVENUE OR PROFIT. RETURN REQUESTS CANNOT BE PROCESSED WITHOUT PROOF OF PURCHASE. INCIDENTAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES. If the Product proves defective during the Warranty Period call Linksys Technical Support in order to obtain a Return Authorization Number. The foregoing limitations will apply even if any warranty or remedy Appendix F: Warranty Information 75 . due to the continual development of new techniques for intruding upon and attacking networks. IN NO EVENT WILL LINKSYS’ LIABILITY EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU FOR THE PRODUCT. misuse. your Linksys Product will be substantially free of defects in materials and workmanship under normal use. and You may also have other rights which vary by jurisdiction. so the above limitation may not apply to You. or maintained in accordance with instructions supplied by Linksys. REGARDLESS OF THE THEORY OF LIABILITY (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE). ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE PRODUCT (INCLUDING ANY SOFTWARE). operated. if applicable. ALL OTHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED CONDITIONS. INDIRECT. Your exclusive remedy and Linksys' entire liability under this warranty will be for Linksys at its option to repair or replace the Product or refund Your purchase price less any rebates. REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES. TO THE EXTENT NOT PROHIBITED BY LAW. mark the Return Authorization Number clearly on the outside of the package and include a copy of your original proof of purchase. (b) has not been installed. for a period of two years (the “Warranty Period”). except by Linksys. This warranty does not apply if the Product (a) has been altered. repaired. INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT. or accident. If You are requested to return the Product.

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and can radiate radio frequency energy and. pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. uses. There may be a remote risk of electric shock from lightning. Appendix G: Regulatory Information 77 . use only No. This equipment generates. Do not use this product near water. which is found by turning the equipment off and on. in a wet basement or near a swimming pool. if not installed and used according to the instructions. for example. the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures: • • • • Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna Increase the separation between the equipment or devices Connect the equipment to an outlet other than the receiver's Consult a dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for assistance Safety Notices Caution: To reduce the risk of fire. 26 AWG or larger telecommunication line cord. Avoid using this product during an electrical storm. may cause harmful interference to radio communications.Phone Adapter with Router Appendix G: Regulatory Information FCC Statement This product has been tested and complies with the specifications for a Class B digital device. there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. However.

and Amendment Directive 93/68/EEC. Cet appareil est conforme à la norme NMB003 d'Industrie Canada.Phone Adapter with Router Industry Canada (Canada) This device complies with Industry Canada ICES-003 rule. this product meets the requirements of the following standards: • • • EN55022 Emission EN55024 Immunity EN60950 Safety User Information for Consumer Products Covered by EU Directive 2002/96/EC on Waste Electric and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) This document contains important information for users with regards to the proper disposal and recycling of Linksys products. Low Voltage Directive 73/23/EEC. 78 Appendix G: Regulatory Information . EC Declaration of Conformity (Europe) In compliance with the EMC Directive 89/336/EEC.

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