SMC SMC2804WBRP-G Router Manual PDF (Setup & Configuration Guide)

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Barricade g Wireless Router with USB Print Server
Information furnished by SMC Networks, Inc. (SMC) is believed to be accurate and reliable.
However, no responsibility is assumed by SMC for its use, nor for any infringements of patents or
other rights of third parties which may result from its use. No license is granted by implication or
otherwise under any patent or patent rights of SMC. SMC reserves the right to change specifications
at any time without notice.
Copyright © 2003 by
SMC Networks, Inc.
38 Tesla
Irvine, CA 92618
All rights reserved.
SMC is a registered trademark; and Barricade is a trademark of SMC Networks, Inc. Other product
and company names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.
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Barricade g Wireless Router with USB Print Server
CHAPTER 1 | Introduction
Features and Benefits
Package Contents
Minimum Requirements
CHAPTER 2 | Getting to know the Barricade g
LED Indicators
Resetting the Barricade g
CHAPTER 3 | Getting Connected
Basic Installation Procedure
3-click Installation Wizard
CHAPTER 4 | Configuring your Computer
Configuring Windows 95/98/Me
Configuring Windows 2000
Configuring Windows XP
Configuring a Macintosh Computer
CHAPTER 5 | Configuring the Barricade g
Browser Configuration
Disable Proxy Connection
Accessing the Barricade Management
CHAPTER 6 | Navigating the Web-based Administration
Making Configuration Changes
CHAPTER 7 | Setup Wizard
CHAPTER 8 | Advanced Setup
CHAPTER 9 | Setting up the Print Server
Install the SMC Printer Port Monitor
Configure the Print Server using the SMC Printer Port Monitor
Configure LPR port on Windows 2000/XP
APPENDIX A | PC Troubleshooting
APPENDIX B | Internet Connection Troubleshooting
APPENDIX C | Frequently Asked Questions
APPENDIX D | Port List – Application / Games
APPENDIX E | Technical Specifications
APPENDIX F | Compliances
APPENDIX G | Technical Support
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Barricade g Wireless Router with USB Print Server
CHAPTER 1 | Introduction
Congratulations on your purchase of a Barricade™ g Broadband Router with USB Print Server
(SMC2804WBRP-G). SMC is proud to provide you with a powerful yet simple communication device
for connecting your local area network (LAN) to the Internet and sharing a USB printer on your
| Features and Benefits
EZ 3-Click Installation Wizard -
A new and improved way to install your Barricade in
Built-in USB print Server to share your USB-enabled printer
Internet connection to ethernet broadband modem via a 10/100 Mbps WAN port
Local network connection via a 4-port auto-sensing 10/100 Mbps Ethernet switch
DHCP for dynamic IP configuration, and DNS for domain name mapping
Firewall with Stateful Packet Inspection, client privileges, hacker prevention, DoS, and NAT
NAT also enables multi-user access with a single-user account, and virtual server
functionality (providing protected access to Internet services such as web, mail, FTP, and
Virtual Private Network support using PPTP, L2TP, or IPSec pass-through
User-definable application sensing tunnel supports applications requiring multiple
Parental controls allows the user to block access to certain web sites
Email alerts when the users network is being compromised
Easy setup through a web browser on any operating system that supports TCP/IP
Compatible with various internet applications, including Peer-to-Peer file sharing, Online
Games, and Instant Message utilities.
1.1 | Package Contents
Before installing the Barricade™ g Broadband Router with USB Print Server, verify that you have the
items listed under “Package Contents.” Also be sure that you have the necessary cabling. If any of
the items are missing or damaged, contact your local SMC distributor.
Barricade g Broadband Router with USB Print Server
Power adapter (9v/1a)
One CAT-5 Ethernet cable
CD with User Guide and EZ 3-Click Installation Wizard
Quick Installation Guide
If possible, retain the carton and original packing materials in case there is a need to return the
1.2 | Minimum Requirements
Cable or DSL Modem with Ethernet connection and Internet access from your local
telephone company or Internet Service Provider (ISP) using a DSL modem or cable modem.
A computer equipped with a 10 Mbps, 100 Mbps, or 10/100 Mbps Fast Ethernet card, or
USB-to-Ethernet converter.
Network adapter with Ethernet (UTP CAT 5) cabling and TCP/IP protocol installed per PC
Internet Explorer 4.0 (or Higher) or Netscape Navigator 4.7 (or Higher) for Web-based
configuration of the Barricade
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Barricade g Wireless Router with USB Print Server
CHAPTER 2 | Getting to Know the Barricade
The SMC2804WBRP-G Barricade Cable/DSL Broadband Router is the perfect solution for the
home/office environment. This full-featured router offers:
1 - USB 1.1 Print Server port
802.11g Wireless with Performance Enhancing Nitro™ Technology
4 - 10/100 Mbps Auto-Sensing LAN ports with Auto-MDI MDIX feature
1 - 10/100 Mbps WAN port with Auto-MDI MDIX feature
Comprehensive LEDs for network status and troubleshooting
Reset Button
2.1 | LED Indicators
The Barricade includes LED indicators on the front panel that simplify installation and network
Receiving power
Not receiving power
100Mbps WAN
connection detected
10Mbps WAN
connection detected
Link/ACT (WAN)
Good WAN connection
No WAN connection
Data transmitting
through the WAN
Wireless function is
Wireless function is
Data transmitting
through wireless
Link/ACT (LAN)
Good LAN connection
No LAN connection
Data transmitting
through the LAN
Resetting the Barricade
The Reset button is located on the rear panel of the Barricade Broadband Router.
Use a paper clip
or a pencil tip to push the Reset button.
If the Router is having problems connecting to the Internet, simply unplug the router for 3 seconds
then plug back in.
Restore Factory Defaults
If resetting the router does not resolve your issue, then you can follow these steps:
Leave power plugged into the router
Locate the reset button on the back panel, press and hold until WAN LED flashes off.
Release reset button.
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