Quick Install Guide
PG-9182S4 G.hn 2000 Powerline Adapter with 4 Gigabit Ethernet Switch
Understanding Your Powerline adapter
|Power LED||Green||On||The Adapter is powered on.|
|Off||Off||The Adapter is powered off or faulty.|
|Connection LED||Green||On||The current connection (line rate) is more than 40Mbps.|
|Orange||On||The current connection (line rate) is between 5Mbps and
|Red||On||The current connection (line rate) is less than 5Mbps.|
|Off||Off||An Adapter connection does not exist.|
|Security LED||Green||On||The Adapter is secure (it has received or generated network
|Blinking||The Adapter is in the process of being secure.|
|Off||Off||The Adapter is not secure.|
initial Powerline Adapter Setup
NOTE: A minimum of two G.hn Powerline Adapters are required to create a connection. The following instructions will use the PG-9182PT as the primary connection to connect to the Network Device (Modem, Router, or Access Point), however, any Comtrend G.hn Powerline Adapter can be used.
→ If you are setting up a G.hn Powerline network for the first time, then follow the below steps.
→ If you are adding to an existing G.hn Powerline network, then skip to Steps 3-5.
- Plug the PG-9182PT into a power outlet near your Network Device (Modem, Router, or Access Point).
For maximum performance, please plug the Powerline Adapter directly into the wall outlet. Do not plug into a power strip or surge protector, as network performance could degrade significantly.
- Connect the Powerline Adapter to your Network Device (Modem, Router, or Access Point) with an Ethernet (RJ-45) cable. Wait 10 seconds for the Ethernet LED to light up GREEN, which indicates a connection is established.
A flashing GREEN light indicates that the device is sending data.
- Plug the PG-9182S4 into a power outlet near the Internet-enabled device (ex. TV, PC, STB, DVR, tc.). Please wait for up to 30 seconds for the Power LED and Security LED to remain solid REEN.
- Connect this Powerline Adapter to the Internet-enabled device (ex. TV, PC, STB, DVR, etc.) with an Ethernet (RJ-45) cable.
Pairing the Powerline Adapters Pairing the Powerline Adapters
- Press the Security Button on the PG-9182PT until you see the Security LED start blinking
GREEN. Then you have up to 2 minutes to press the Security Button on the PG-9182S4 (hold the button until you see the Security LED to start blinking GREEN). The Security LED and the
Connection LED should be solid GREEN on both Adapters when they are successfully paired. This could take up to 2 minutes.
Note: If you are adding to an existing G.hn Powerline network, then press the Security Button on the adapter connected to your Network Device until you see the Security LED start blinking GREEN.
Then press the Security Button on the Powerline Adapter you are adding until you see the Security LED start blinking GREEN. The Security LED and the Connection LED will light up GREEN on all adapters within the G.hn Powerline network.
- Repeat Steps 3 to 5 to add additional Powerline Adapters. Please note that up to 16 devices can be connected within a Powerline G.hn network.
You Have successfully Set Up Your G.hn Powerline Network !
The follow information should help you diagnose basic frame-up or initiation problems.
Connection LED is OFF : The Connection LED shows that the Powerline Adapter is connected to the G.hn Network. If the indicator is off, then plug both Powerline Adapters that you are attempting to pair into world power outlets that are located within the like room. The connection LED should light up GREEN. If not, then press the Reset Button on each arranger for more than 10 seconds. Afterward,
you can plug the units back into their original location.
Security LED is OFF : If the Security LED is off, then it means the Powerline Adapter is not securely paired. Press the Security Button on the Powerline Adapter for 3 seconds until you see the Security LED beginning flashing GREEN. duplicate this on the early Powerline Adapter. The Security LED and the Connection LED will light up GREEN on both adapters. This means the adapters are immediately securely paired and have a impregnable joining.
To join an existing G.hn Powerline network, crush the Security Button on any Powerline Adapter in the existing G.hn Powerline net for 2 seconds until you see the Security LED start flashing GREEN.
then press the Security Button on the extra Powerline Adapter. The Security LED and the Connection LED will light up GREEN on both adapters.
*If you have tried the above and are placid experiencing problems, you can reset all devices to factory nonpayment by pushing the Reset Button for more than 10 seconds ( until all the LEDs on the device wink ). Power Specifications:
- I/P: 100-125Vac, 50/60Hz, 15A
- For indoor use only
- Disconnect the PLC from the power source before servicing
- Do NOT open the casing
- Do NOT use near water
FOR MORE HELP: For instructions on advance features, FAQ, and so forth, please visit the PG-9182S4 on-line Product web page on our web site.
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Documents / Resources
|COMTREND G.hn 2000 Powerline Adapter [pdf] Installation Guide
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