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IEEE 802.11b

Pen Size Wireless

USB 2.0 Adapter

User’s Guide

Regulatory notes and statements

Wireless LAN, Health and Authorization for use

Radio frequency electromagnetic energy is emitted from Wireless LAN devices. The energy levels of these emissions however are far much less than the electromagnetic energy emissions from wireless devices like for example mobile phones. Wireless LAN devices are safe for use frequency safety standards and recommendations. The use of Wireless LAN devices may be restricted in some situations or environments for example:

·On board of airplanes, or

·In an explosive environment, or

·In case the interference risk to other devices or services is perceived or identified as harmful

In case the policy regarding the use of Wireless LAN devices in specific organizations or environments (e.g. airports, hospitals, chemical/oil/gas industrial plants, private buildings etc.) is not clear, please ask for authorization to use these devices prior to operating the equipment.

Regulatory Information/disclaimers

Installation and use of this Wireless LAN device must be in strict accordance with the instructions included in the user documentation provided with the product. Any changes or modifications made to this device that are not expressly approved by the manufacturer may void the user’s authority to operate the equipment. The Manufacturer is not responsible for any radio or television interference caused by unauthorized modification of this device, of the substitution or attachment. Manufacturer and its authorized resellers or distributors will assume no liability for any damage or violation of government regulations arising from failing to comply with these guidelines.

USA-FCC(Federal Communications Commission) statement

This device complies with Part 15 of FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:

1.This device may not cause interference, and

2.This device must accept any interference, including interference that may cause undesired operation of this device.

FCC Radio Frequency Exposure statement

This Wireless LAN radio device has been evaluated under FCC Bulletin OET 65 and found compliant to the requirements as set forth in CFR 47 Sections 2.1091, 2.1093, and 15.247 (b) (4) addressing RF Exposure from radio frequency devices.

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The radiated output power of this Wireless LAN device is far below the FCC radio frequency exposure limits. Nevertheless, this device shall be used in such a manner that the potential for human contact during normal operation is minimized.

When nearby persons has to be kept to ensure RF exposure compliance, in order to comply with RF exposure limits established in the ANSI C95.1 standards, the distance between the antennas and the user should not be less than 20 cm.

FCC Interference Statement

This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation.

This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy. If not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, it may cause harmful interference to radio communications.

However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try and correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:

1.Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.

2.Increase the distance between the equipment and the receiver.

3.Connect the equipment to an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.

4.Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.

Export restrictions

This product or software contains encryption code that may not be exported or transferred from the US of Canada without an approved US Department of Commerce export license.

Safety Information

Your device contains a low power transmitter. When device is transmitted it sends out radio frequency (RF) signal.

CAUTION: To maintain compliance with FCC’s RF exposure guidelines, this equipment should be installed and operated with minimum distance 20cm between the radiator and your body. Use on the supplied antenna. Unauthorized antenna, modification, or attachments could damage the transmitter and may violate FCC regulations.

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The antenna(s) used for this transmitter must be installed to provide a separation distance of at least 20 cm from all persons and must not be co-locatedor operating in conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter.

CE Mark Warning

This is a Class B product. In a domestic environment, this product may cause radio interference, in which case the user may be required to take adequate measures.

Protection requirements for health and safety – Article 3.1a

Testing for electric safety according to EN 60950 has been conducted. These are considered relevant and sufficient.

Protection requirements for electromagnetic compatibility – Article 3.1b

Testing for electromagnetic compatibility according to EN 301 489-1,EN 301 48917 and EN 55024 has been conducted. These are considered relevant and sufficient.

Effective use of the radio spectrum – Article 3.2

Testing for radio test suites according to EN 300 328-2has been conducted. These are considered relevant and sufficient.

CE in which Countries where the product may be used freely:

Germany, UK, Italy, Spain, Belgium, Netherlands, Portugal, Greece, Ireland, Denmark, Luxembourg, Austria, Finland, Sweden, Norway and Iceland.

France: The use of other channels that the channel 10 through 13 is prohibited by law.

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TABLE OF CONTENT

 

Introduction ................................................................................................

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Overview of this User’s Guide.................................................................

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Unpacking and Setup..................................................................................

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Unpacking ................................................................................................

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Setup.........................................................................................................

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Connecting the USB Extension Cable......................................................

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Hardware Installation .................................................................................

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LED Indicator...........................................................................................

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Check the installation ...............................................................................

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Software Installation...................................................................................

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Windows 98se/ME/2000/XP Utility and Driver Installation ...................

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Wireless Utility Setting ............................................................................

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Technical Specifications...........................................................................

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INTRODUCTION

Congratulations on your purchase of this IEEE 802.11b Pen Size Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter.

This manual helps to get familiar with the Pen Size Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter. This manual contains detailed instructions in operation of this product. Please keep this manual for future reference.

The Pen Size Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter are tremendous advantages for notebook users. Take the pen-sizedAdapter wherever you go. The Adapter draws power from the PC, so you don’t need an external power supply.

With a Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b) USB 2.0 Adapter, a desktop or laptop computer can communicate with another computer in a wireless way. Easy-to-useutilities are bundled with Wireless USB Adapter for configuration, monitoring, and diagnosis purposes.

Pen Size Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter can wirelessly transmit and receive data, minimizing the need for wired connections, at a speed of up to eleven megabit per second. With Wireless USB Adapter, you can locate your PC wherever you want without wires and cables.

Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter provides users with an access to real-timeinformation anywhere in their organization. The mobility provides productivity and service, which are not available under wired networks. The Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter configuration is easy to change frompeer-to-peernetworks, suitable for a small number of users, to full infrastructure networks of thousands of users that allow roaming around a broad area.

Overview of this User’s Guide

Introduction. Describes the Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter and its features.

Unpacking and Setup. Helps you get started with the basic installation of the Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter.

Hardware Installation. Describes the LED indicators of the Adapter.Software Installation. Tells how to setup the driver and the utility setting.

Technical Specifications. Lists the technical (general, physical and environmental) specifications of the Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter.

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UNPACKING AND SETUP

This chapter provides unpacking and setup information for the Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter.

Unpacking

Open the box of the Pen Size Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter and carefully unpack it. The box should contain the following items:

One 802.11b Pen Size Wireless LAN USB 2.0 Adapter One Driver & Utility CD-ROM

One A-typeUSB male to female extension cable

If any item is found missing or damaged, please contact your local reseller for replacement.

Setup

The setup of the Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter can be performed using the following steps:

Visually inspect the USB connector and make sure that it is fully plugged in to the system’s USB port.

Make sure that there is a well environment that there is no much intrusion to have a better connection.

Connecting the USB Extension Cable

The USB extension cable that comes with the Adapter has Type A connectors on both ends. One is a male Type A connector that plugs into the PC’s USB port, and the other is a female Type A connector that plugs into the Adapter.

This USB extension cable have a special function, it can be twist to any direction to have the best connection in the air. It is recommended that the Pen Size Wireless USB Adapter was vertically plane with the ground.

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HARDWARE INSTALLATION

LED Indicator

LNK (LINK)

The LNK indicator lights green when the Wireless LAN is connected to a network successfully. Otherwise the LNK indicator blinks green while the Wireless USB Adapter is scanning the wireless device.

Check the installation

The LEDs of the Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter are clearly visible and the status of the network link can be seen instantly:

1.When connected to the USB port and the driver was installed, the LNK LED will start blinking, it means that the device is starting to scanning a 802.11b wireless device near the Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter.

2.While the Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter linked up to the Access Point or to other Wireless LAN station, the LNK LED will always light up.

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SOFTWARE INSTALLATION

This section will lead you to install the driver and utility of the Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter.

Windows 98se/ME/2000/XP Utility and Driver Installation

1.Insert the Wireless LAN USB 2.0 Adapter Driver & Utility CD-ROMinto computer’sCD-ROMDrive and it will automatically run a setup menu and install the driver and the utility, for Win98se, please reboot the system to install the driver to the system properly. In some specific setting on Windows system, you may need to proceed the software manually, go to your Windows Start menu and chooseRun, type “D:\Utility\Setup.exe” in the dialog box (D:\ will depend on where yourCD-ROMdrive is located) and clickOK.

2.If you need to install the driver manually, refer each Windows OS to the following CD-Romdirectory path: D:\Drivers\<Windows OS>\SIS162U.INF.

Note: (D:\ will depends on where the CD-ROMdrive is located and <Windows OS> will depend on the Windows Operating System you are using).

3.The InstallShield Wizard screen will appear. Click Next to continue.

4.The installation program will help you to setup the Wireless Utility.

Be noted that the Windows XP have its own Wireless Utility; you can either use the utility of Windows XP or the provided utility.

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5.After finish the installation, plugged in the Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter, you will see the icon on the Windows task bar.

When the icon in the toolbar represent in green color, it is properly connected to the network and if it represent in red color, then it is not connected to the network.

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