NETGEAR WGXB102 Router-Mode Router Manual (Setup & Configuration)

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Version 1.0
March 2007
NETGEAR
, Inc.
4500 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054 USA
Reference Manual for the
54 Mbps Wall-Plugged
Wireless Range Extender
WGX102
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© 2007 by NETGEAR, Inc. All rights reserved. March 2007.
Trademarks
NETGEAR is a trademark of Netgear, Inc.
Microsoft, Windows, and Windows NT are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
Other brand and product names are registered trademarks or 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.
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Compliance Notice: Radio Frequency Notice
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 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.
Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.
Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
Bestätigung des Herstellers/Importeurs
Es wird hiermit bestätigt, daß das 54 Mbps Wall-Plugged Wireless Range Extender WGX102 gemäß der im
BMPT-AmtsblVfg 243/1991 und Vfg 46/1992 aufgeführten Bestimmungen entstört ist. Das vorschriftsmäßige Betreiben
einiger Geräte (z.B. Testsender) kann jedoch gewissen Beschränkungen unterliegen. Lesen Sie dazu bitte die
Anmerkungen in der Betriebsanleitung.
Das Bundesamt für Zulassungen in der Telekommunikation wurde davon unterrichtet, daß dieses Gerät auf den Markt
gebracht wurde und es ist berechtigt, die Serie auf die Erfüllung der Vorschriften hin zu überprüfen.
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Certificate of the Manufacturer/Importer
It is hereby certified that the 54 Mbps Wall-Plugged Wireless Range Extender WGX102 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.
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.
Product and Publication Details
Model Number:
WGX102
Publication Date:
March 2007
Product Family:
router
Product Name:
54 Mbps Wall-Plugged Wireless Range Extender WGX102
Home or Business Product:
home
Language:
English
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Contents
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Contents
Chapter 1
About This Manual
Audience, Scope, Conventions, and Formats
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1-1
How to Use This Manual
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1-2
How to Print this Manual
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1-2
Chapter 2
Introduction
Key Features
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2-1
802.11g Wireless Networking
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2-2
Easy Installation and Management
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2-2
Content Filtering in Router Mode
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2-3
Maintenance and Support
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2-3
Package Contents
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2-3
Connectors, Reset Buttons, Ports, and Label Information
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2-4
The WGX102 Wireless Unit
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2-4
The Label on the Rear Panel of the WGX102
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2-5
The WGX102 Bottom Panel
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2-5
The XE102 Wall-Plugged Ethernet Bridge
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2-6
The Label on the Rear Panel of the XE102
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2-7
Chapter 3
Installing the Wireless Range Extender
How the Wireless Range Extender Fits in Your Network
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3-1
Prepare to Install Your Wireless Range Extender
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3-2
Default Factory Settings
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3-2
First, Set Up the Powerline Network
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3-3
Now, Add the WGX102 to Your Wireless Network
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3-5
Plug and Play Installation
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3-6
Custom WGX102 Setup
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3-7
Test Your Wireless Connectivity
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3-9
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