Belkin 8820AU00398 User Manual

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Play WIRELESS ROUTER WITHBUILT-INMODEM

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Getting Started . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3

What’s in the Box . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Initial Setup. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Advanced Tools & Settings. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 The Belkin Router Manager . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Manual Setup Using Your Browser . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Adding Computers to Your Network . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Adding USB Devices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 Bundled Software . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 Additional Capabilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18

Getting to Know Your Router . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19

Front Panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 Back Panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 Technical Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

Technical Details . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22

System Requirements. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22

Troubleshooting, Support, and Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24

Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24

Belkin International, Inc., Limited 3-YearProduct Warranty . . . . . . . . . 33

Regulatory Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36

FCC Statement. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36

GETTING STARTED

What’s in the Box

Play Wireless Modem-RouterADSL cable (attached to router) Power supply (attached to router) Ethernet Cable

Network information card (attached to router) Belkin Setup CD with User Manual

Initial Setup

Where to Place Your Router

For the best results, place the Router in an open location away from large metal objects and magnets such as those found in speakers. Raising the Router above floor level can improve the strength of your wireless signal.

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GETTING STARTED

How to Set It Up

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GETTING STARTED

1.Connect your Router’s ADSL cable to your ADSL connection. If you are replacing an existing Router or gateway, this may require unplugging the existing gateway.

Note: If a telephone is connected to the same telephone jack then an ADSL Splitter/Filter is required.This can be purchased from your local retailer.

2.Plug the Router’s power supply into a wall outlet.

3.Put the CD into your computer. If the CD doesn’t open automatically, please browse to your CD drive and double-clickon the Belkin Setup CD icon.

Setup

4. Click the Setup icon on the CD menu.

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Getting Started

5..After a brief installation, the setup software will ask you for the network name and password from the network information card that is attached to your Router.. Store the card under the base of your Router for future reference..

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Getting Started

6..A progress screen will appear while additional software is installed.. This may take a few minutes to complete.. Once finished, a “Success” message will appear indicating that you are connected to the Internet via your new Belkin Router..

During setup you may be asked for additional information..

You may need to enter a username and password provided by your ISP.. This username and password is likely to be found on materials that came from your ISP when you signed up for service.. If necessary, you may need to contact your ISP to retrieve your username and password..

If you have a static IP address, you may need to enter additional information also provided by your ISP..

If your computer doesn’t have a wireless adapter, or the setup software is unable to control it, you may be asked to connect your computer to the Router with a network cable..

If the setup software is unable to detect your VCI and VPI settings based on your country, you may also need to enter this information.. Your ISP is likely to have provided it..

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Getting Started

Advanced Tools & Settings

After the initial setup is complete, you have the option to change settings like your network name, security type, and password.. To make these changes and others, click on the Advanced Tools icon at the CD Setup menu and select one of the following settings that you would like to change:

Network Name & Security – Personalize your network name (SSID), password, and strength of wireless security..

Internet Service Provider & Login Settings –Have you moved or changed Internet Service Providers?

If you’d like to change these settings without running through the setup process again, this is the place..

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Getting Started

The Belkin Router Manager

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Router Settings

User Manual

USB Print & Storage Manager

Memory Safe: Get Started!

Daily DJ: Get Started!

Music Labeler

Check for Updates

Options

Exit

The Belkin Router Manager appears in your system tray (Windows) or menu bar (Mac).. Its icon indicates the current status of your Router and also allows you to access your Router’s settings to make changes.. It also provides quick access to software that came bundled with your Router..

To access the Router settings, click on the icon and select from the menu that appears..

The status of your Router is shown by the Belkin Router Manager icon, which closely mimics the light on the front of the Router..

Green: You are connected to your Belkin Router and it is connected to the Internet..

Amber: You are connected to your Belkin Router, but it is not connected to the Internet..

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Getting Started

Manual Setup Using Your Browser

In your browser, type “http://router” (you do not need to type in anything else such as “www”).. Then press the Enter key.. If

you’re still having trouble running the manual setup option, type “192..168..2..1” in your browser (you do not need to type in anything else such as “http://” or “www”).. Then press the Enter key..

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