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Belkin Wireless Print Server (F1UP0001

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Overview:

The Printer Server gives wireless capability to your printer so that you can send print
jobs to you printer without the need of using cables between the PCs and the printer.
The Print server can centralise all printing in a Local Area Network or it can be used
with simply one computer.

Print Server Modes:

A. Peer to Peer:

USB CABLE

Printer
Ethernet enabled PC F1UP0001

B. Infrastructure:

F1UP0001

Wireless Router USB CABLE

Printer

Connect the Ethernet provided with the Print Server between the Print Server and the PC. Right click on the icon Local Area Connection’ and select ‘Properties’. Select the option ‘Use the following IP Address’ and type the following information: . 5. Open ‘Control Panel’. Locate the ‘Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)’ item and click on the ‘Properties’ button. 8. 7.Multiple PCs Usage (Connecting to a router): Installation: USB CABLE Printer Ethernet enabled PC F1UP0001 1. Double click on ‘Network Connections’. 3. Connect your printer to the print server. 6. Locate the icon labelled ‘Local Area Connection’. 4. 2.

9. 12.2. Click on ‘Start’. You should now see the details as below.255.168. 10. Click on ‘OK’ on the ‘Local Area Connection Properties’ window.0 9. Now we need to establish if there is communication between the PC and the Print Server. Accept the Changes by clicking on ‘OK’. 11.100 Subnet Mask: 255.IP Address: 192. . Type CMD and click on ‘OK’. ‘Run’. In the MS-DOS screen type: ipconfig and press ‘Enter’ on your keyboard.255.

2. You should now see the details as below. The command ‘Ping’ should give you 4 lines beginning with ‘Reply…’ 14.168. 16.253 and hit on the ‘Enter’ key on your keyboard.EXE’.13. You will now see the screen below: . 15. Click on the ‘Next’ button on the GUI on each step (the button should be clicked on twice). Now type: ping 192. Double click on the file ‘F1UP0001.

17. Click on ‘Next’. 18. Open the ‘Printer and Faxes’ folder. Make sure that the ‘Belkin Port’ has been selected. Click on ‘Finish’ and then click on ‘Quit’. Right-click on the icon of your Printer and select ‘Properties’. A page should now be printing on your printer. Click on the ‘Ports’ tab. . 22. 19. Click on the ‘Print Test Page’ button. 23. 20. 21.

253 (without ‘WWW. 25. In the ‘Address Bar’ type: 192.’ or ‘http://’) and press the ‘Enter’ key on your keyboard. 27. Click on the ‘Locate Servers’ button. You will see window below: 26. Single click on the Belkin port and click on ‘Configure Port’. Open a WEB Browser like ‘Internet Explorer’ or ‘Mozilla’.168.24. .2. 28. Click on ‘OK’ and close all the opened windows.

29. . Make sure that the ‘IP address’ is an IP Address in the same range as your Local Area Network. 30. Click on ‘Submit’ as there is no password set (setting by default). Make sure that DHCP Client option id turned ‘Off’. 32. 36. 31. Click on the ‘Login’ word located on the right hand side of the blue banner that runs across the top section of the page. Click on the ‘Refresh button’. Click on ‘IP Address’ on the left hand side of the page. 34. Click on ‘Site Survey’ on the left hand side of the page. 35. Click on the ‘Join’ tick box and ‘apply the changes’. You will now see the configuration interface for the Print Server. 37. 33.

Re-establish communication between the PC and the router and make sure you have access to the internet or that you can execute the ‘Ping’ command to the router with 4 ‘Replies’. Disconnect the Ethernet Cable between the PC and the Print Server. . when you ‘Apply the changes’. Type: Ping 192. 34. Click on ‘Logout’ and close the web browser window. You should now get 4 replies. If this is the case you will need to repeat Steps 6-13 to be able to open the GUI of the Print Server. you might see that it will NOT load the configuration page of the Print Server.253 and press the ‘Enter’ Key.2. 38.168.38. Make sure that the ‘Gateway IP Address’ is set to the IP Address of the router. If the parameters of your LAN are not as above. 35. 37. 36.

The Print Server is now configured to print from any where in your wireless network.39. .

Select the option ‘Use the following IP Address’ and type the following information: IP Address: 192. 4. Right click on the icon Local Area Connection’ and select ‘Properties’. 6. Locate the icon labelled ‘Local Area Connection’. 7. Locate the ‘Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)’ item and click on the ‘Properties’ button. Connect your printer to the print server.Single Computer (Peer to Peer Mode) Installation: USB CABLE Printer Ethernet enabled PC F1UP0001 1.2. Open ‘Control Panel’. PLEASE REFER TO COMPUTER SPECIFICATIONS TO VERIFY THE PC HAS NETWORK INTERFACE CARD WITH RJ45 CONNECTION. 8.100 Subnet Mask: 255. 3. 5.255.0 . Connect the Ethernet cable provided with the Print Server between the Print Server and the Ethernet (RJ45) connection of the PC.168. 2.255. Double click on ‘Network Connections’.

‘Run’.9. Now we need to establish if there is communication between the PC and the Print Server. 9. 10. 11. . Click on ‘OK’ on the ‘Local Area Connection Properties’ window. Accept the Changes by clicking on ‘OK’. Type CMD and click on ‘OK’. 12. Click on ‘Start’. In the MS-DOS screen type: ipconfig and press ‘Enter’ on your keyboard. You should now see the details as below.

16.EXE’.13. You should now see the details as below.2. Click on the ‘Next’ button on the Graphic User Interface on each step (the button should be clicked on twice). Double click on the file ‘F1UP0001. You will now see the screen below: . The command ‘Ping’ should give you 4 lines beginning with ‘Reply…’ 14. Now type: ping 192.253 and hit on the ‘Enter’ key on your keyboard. 15.168.

Click on ‘Channel and SSID’ located on the left hand side. Click on the ‘Advanced’ button. Click on ‘Next’. A page should now be printing on your printer.17. Insert the parameters as the figure below (SSID=’F1UP0001’. CHANNEL AND SSID 20. An ‘Internet Explorer’ browser will open. 19. Click on the ‘Print Test Page’ button. 18. 21. Network Type: ‘Ad-hoc’ .

25.22. Right click on the icon ‘Wireless Network Connection’ and select ‘Properties’. Locate the icon labelled ‘Wireless Network Connection’. 27. Select the option ‘Use the following IP Address’ and type the following information: IP Address: 192.255.2.0 . 26. 28.255. Locate the ‘Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)’ item and click on the ‘Properties’ button. 23. Open ‘Control Panel’. Click on ‘Apply Changes’.168.200 Subnet Mask: 255. 24. Double click on ‘Network Connections’.

Accept the Changes by clicking on ‘OK’.29. Disable the ‘Local Area Connection’ right-clicking on the icon and selecting the option: Disable. 30. 31. 32. Click on ‘OK’ on the ‘Wireless Network Connection’ Properties window. Open your ‘Wireless Network’ Connection Utility and ‘Re-scan’ for available networks. Disconnect the ‘Ethernet’ (RJ45) cable between the PC and the Print Server. 33. .

Repeat steps 10-18 making sure that every single step is completed successfully. Select the network: F1UP0001 and click on ‘Connect’. 35. 36. . The Printer is now configured to print through the Print Server.34.