Installation for the NETRS2321POE involves software installation, as well as the setup of a virtual serial port using the software.
To install the software, complete the following:
Once the software is extracted, it will have to be run to first configure the device. To do this, complete the following:
The software should locate the NETRS2321POE. If it is required to change the IP address of the device, perform steps 6-9. If not, proceed to step 10.
Note: Ensure that the IP address given matches your network. If the device is connected directly to your PC, disconnect it and then connect it to your network. Ensure that you can still see the device by refreshing the Ethernet Manager.
Note: By default, there is no password required to log in.
Note: The Socket port of serial I/O number is needed for mapping the COM port to the PC, so this should be noted.
After the device is configured, a different piece of software will need to be run to create the virtual COM port. To do this, complete the following:
Note: The default values can be used, or the COM port can be changed if a specific one is needed.