TRENDnet USB 2.0 & IDE Network Storage Enclosure User Manual

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Quick Installation Guide

TS-I300

TS-I300W

Table of Contents

 

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Before You Start ................................................................................

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

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Configure the Storage Server ............................................................

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4. Accessing Storage Devices on TS-I300/TS-I300W ...........................

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Troubleshooting ........................................................................................

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Version 07.06.2006

1. Before You Start

Package Contents

TS-I300/TS-I300W

User's Guide CD-ROM

Quick Installation Guide

Mounting Stand

AC Power Adapter (12V DC, 3.0A)

1 x 2dBi Detachable Antenna (TS-I300W)

System Requirements

Web Browser: Internet Explorer (5.5 or higher)

A computer with a network adapter properly installed.

A network Switch or Hub with an available network LAN port. A RJ-45network cable.

IDE Internal Hard Drive or USB 2.0 Storage Device (i.e. flash drive, external hard drive; not included)

Windows XP, 2000, NT, ME, 98, Linux

Application

USB 2.0 & IDE Network Storage Enclosure (TS-I300)

Or

USB 2.0 & IDE Wireless Network Storage Enclosure (TS-I300W)

DATA

HD

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2. Hardware Installation

Note: Before installing the IDE hard drive, the jumper settings must be set to Master.

1.Remove the two screws from the rear panel to detach the cover.

2.Make sure the jumper settings on the hard drive is set to Master.

3.Connect the IDE cable and power cable to the hard drive.

4.Place the hard drive onto the metal bracket and secure it with four mounting screws.

5.Replace the cover and secure the two screws.

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6.Attach the mounting stand to the Storage Server.

7.Connect a RJ-45cable from the Switch/Hub to theLAN port of the Storage Server and then connect the 2dBi Detachable Antenna(TS-I300W).

8.Connect the External Power Adapter to the Storage Server and then to a power outlet.

9. Verify that the following panel lights are on:Power,LAN, HDD and

WLAN (TS-I300W).

Your hardware installation is now complete.

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3. Configure the Storage Server

Note: Install and use the Easy Search Utility to discover all the TS-I300/TS-I300W on the network, assign IP Address, change the host name and workgroup, and mount or unmount the hard drive.

For Windows Users

1.Insert the Utility CD-ROM into your computer'sCD-ROMDrive and then clickEasy Search Utility.

2.Click on Search device, and then

select the Storage Server.

3.Configure the IP (IP address),

Network (Subnet mask), Gatewayand then click Modify. Note: The IP Address must match the network segment of your network.

4. Click Connect to webpage.

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Note: If your hard drive has already been formatted, please skip to step 9. If you are attaching a brand new hard drive, please continue on to step 5.

5. Click Format Hard Drive.

6. ClickOK.

7. Click Restart.

8. Click OK.

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9.Enter the User name and Password, and then click Config. User Name:admin

Password: admin

Note: For the TS-I300skip to section 4. For theTS-I300Wcontinue on to step 10.

10.Click Advanced and then

Wireless.

11.Click Access Point, and then clickEnable. Enter an SSID and then clickApply.

Your configuration is now complete.

For detailed information regarding the TS-I300/TS-I300W's configuration and advanced settings, please refer to the Troubleshooting section, User's GuideCD-ROM,or TRENDnet's website at http://www.trendnet.com.

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4. Accessing Storage Devices on TS-I300/TS-I300W

1.Select the hard drive, and then click Mount.

2. ClickOK.

3.Double-clickonMy Computer. Thendouble-clickon any mounted hard drive underNetwork Drives.

Your storage device is ready for access

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Troubleshooting

Q1: Can I connect or disconnect the USB storage device while theTS-I300/TS-I300Wis on?

A1: Yes, you can connect or disconnect any external USB device while the computer is on, because the USB interfaces arePlug-and-Playandhot-pluggable.Just press on the Unmount button on the unit or open the utility program and press unmount for the USB device.

Q2: I specified the IP address http://192.168.1.2 in my Internet Browser's Address Bar, but

an error message says “The page cannot be displayed.” How can I get into the TS-I300/TS-

I300W's web configuration page?

A2: First, check your hardware settings again by following the instructions in section 2. Second, make sure the LAN and WLAN(TS-I300W)lights are lit. Third, make sure theTS-I300/TS-I300Wis assigned an IP Address in the same subnet as your network. You may need to adjust the TCP/IP settings on your computer to match the storage server. Please see the steps below:

1.Go into the Control Panel anddouble-clicktheNetwork Connections icon,right-click

the Local Area Connectionicon and then click Properties.

2.Click Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)and then click Properties. Then click on Use the following IP address, and make sure you assign your network adapter an IP address in the subnet of 192.168.1.x.

Q3: I am unable to mount or access the IDE hard drive. What should I do?

A3: First, verify that the IDE hard drive has been properly installed (see section 2). Second, disable any software firewall programs (e.g. Norton Internet Security, McAfee). If you are running Windows XP, disable thebuilt-inXP firewall. Third, make sure theTS-I300/TS-I300Wis assigned an IP Address in the same subnet as your network.

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