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NETGEAR
, Inc.
4500 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054 USA
GS108T Smart Switch
Software Administration
Manual
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© 2007, 2008 by NETGEAR Inc. All Rights reserved
Trademarks
NETGEAR and the NETGEAR logo are registered trademarks of NETGEAR, Inc. in the United States and/or other
countries. Microsoft, Windows, and Windows NT are registered trademarks and Vista is a trademark of Microsoft
Corporation. Other brand and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.
Statement of Conditions
In the interest of improving internal design, operational function, and/or reliability, NETGEAR reserves the right to
make changes to the products described in this document without notice.
NETGEAR does not assume any liability that may occur due to the use or application of the product(s) or circuit
layout(s) described herein. Information is subject to change without notice.
Certificate of the Manufacturer/Importer
It is hereby certified that the GS108T Gigabit Smart Switch has been suppressed in accordance with the conditions set
out in the BMPT-AmtsblVfg 243/1991 and Vfg 46/1992. The operation of some equipment (for example, test
transmitters) in accordance with the regulations may, however, be subject to certain restrictions. Please refer to the notes
in the operating instructions.
The Federal Office for Telecommunications Approvals has been notified of the placing of this equipment on the market
and has been granted the right to test the series for compliance with the regulations.
Voluntary Control Council for Interference (VCCI) Statement
This equipment is in the first category (information equipment to be used in commercial and/or industrial areas) and
conforms to the standards set by the Voluntary Control Council for Interference by Data Processing Equipment and
Electronic Office Machines that are aimed at preventing radio interference in commercial and/or industrial areas.
Consequently, when this equipment is used in a residential area or in an adjacent area thereto, radio interference may be
caused to equipment such as radios and TV receivers.
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Compliance Notice: Radio Frequency
Notice
This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
This device may not cause harmful interference.
This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
NOTE:
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class A 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 and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, 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 to correct the interference by one
or more of the following measures:
Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
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Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that which the receiver is connected.
Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
EU Statement of Compliance
The NETGEAR GS108T Gigabit Smart Switch is compliant with the following EU Council Directives: 89/336/EEC and
LVD 73/23/EEC. Compliance is verified by testing to the following standards: EN55022 Class A, EN55024 and
EN60950-1.
Canadian Department of Communications Radio Interference Regulations
This digital apparatus (NETGEAR GS108T Gigabit Smart Switch) does not exceed the Class A limits for radio-noise
emissions from digital apparatus as set out in the Radio Interference Regulations of the Canadian Department of
Communications.
Règlement sur le brouillage radioélectrique du ministère des Communications
Cet appareil numérique (NETGEAR GS108T Gigabit Smart Switch) respecte les limites de bruits radioélectriques visant
les appareils numériques de classe A prescrites dans le Règlement sur le brouillage radioélectrique du ministère des
Communications du Canada.
Customer Support
For assistance with installing and configuring your NETGEAR system or for questions or problems following
installation:
Check the NETGEAR Web page at
.
Call Technical Support in North America at 1-888-NETGEAR. If you are outside North America, please refer to
the phone numbers listed on the Support Information Card that was included with your switch.
Email Technical Support at support@NETGEAR.com.
Defective or damaged merchandise can be returned to your point-of-purchase representative.
Internet/World Wide Web
NETGEAR maintains a World Wide Web home page that you can access at the uniform resource locator (URL) http://
www.NETGEAR.com. A direct connection to the Internet and a Web browser such as Internet Explorer or Netscape are
required.
FCC Requirements for Operation in the United States
FCC Information to User
:
This product does not contain any user-serviceable components and is to be used with
approved antennas only. Any product changes or modifications will invalidate all applicable regulatory certifications and
approvals
FCC Guidelines for Human Exposure
:
This equipment complies with FCC radiation exposure limits set forth for
an uncontrolled environment. This equipment should be installed and operated with a minimum distance of 20 cm
Warning:
This is a Class A product. In a domestic environment, this product may cause radio interference,
in which case the user may be required to take appropriate measures.
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between the radiator and your body. This transmitter must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any other
antenna or transmitter.
FCC Declaration Of Conformity
:
We,
NETGEAR
, Inc., 4500 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054,
declare under our sole responsibility that the model GS108T: ProSafe™ 8 Port 10/100/1000 smart switch complies with
Part 15 of FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: a) This device may not cause harmful
interference and b) This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired
operation.”
Product and Publication Details
Model Number:
GS108T
Publication Date:
December 2007
Product Family:
Smart Switch
Product Name:
GS108T Gigabit Smart Switch
Home or Business Product:
Business
Language:
English
Publication Part Number:
202-10337-01
Publication Version Number:
1.0
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Contents
GS108T Smart Switch Software Administration Manual
About This Manual
Who Should Use This Book
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How to Use This Book
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Conventions, Formats, and Scope
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How to Use This Manual
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How to Print This Manual
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Revision History
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Chapter 1
Getting Started with Switch Management
System Requirements
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1-1
Switch Management Interface
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1-2
Network with a DHCP Server
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1-3
Network without a DHCP Server
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1-4
Manually Assigning Network Settings
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1-5
NIC Setting on the Host That Accesses the GS108T Gigabit Smart Switch
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1-5
Web Access
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1-6
Additional Utilities
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1-7
Password Change
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1-8
Firmware Upgrade
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1-8
Exit
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1-9
Chapter 2
Introduction to the Web Browser Interface
Logging In to the NETGEAR Home Page
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2-1
Navigation Tabs
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2-2
Chapter 3
Managing System Settings
Using the System Tab
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3-1
Management
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3-1