WLAN Connection Kit

WLAN Connection Kit

WLAN Connection Kit

Would you like to connect wirelessly your Swisscom TV Box in a room that is far from the router ? With the WLAN Connection Kit, you can connect up to 2 devices like the TV-Box, computers, game consoles via Ethernet connection. You’ll avoid long cables across the apartment.

The WLAN Connection Kit brings you the best WLAN performance thank to the most recent and advanced WLAN standard (802.11AC), in a compact housing.


Strong points

  • Wireless and reliable connection of a new TV-Box in another room
  • Simple setup : plug the adapters, wait few minutes : it works
  • Very compact housing
  • High throughput : up to 1.700Mb/s. 802.11 AC standard.
  • 2 gigabit Ethernet ports


Most users will not need to configure their WLAN Connection Kit : all they need is to plug the 2 adapters, the connection is created automatically without any user configuration.

Please follow the instructions in the user manual for details.



In case of problem or if the connection is lost :

  1. Using the switch on the back , switch OFF and ON the 2 adapters
  2. If that does not help, please proceed like this :
    • In the following 2 minutes, press the “WPS” button in front of the other adapter the “OK” LED blinks in green
    • After some time, the 2 adapters are connected again
  3. If the problem is still not solved:
    • Reset both adapters by inserting a paperclip in the reset hole on the back, press 4 seconds until the “Power” LED blinks white.
    • After about 5 minutes, the 2 adapters are connected again

Advanced configuration:

For expert customers who would like to manually setup the WLAN Connection Adapter, they can use the webUI. To do so, please use the following steps:

  1. On your computer, type http://192.168.1.1 in the address bar of your browser.
  2. Input your Internet Box administration password (use your current password, or click on “First login or forgotten password?“ to enter the password recovery process and generate a new password)
  3. Once logged in, click on the menu “Network” then “Device List”.
  4. In the list, the adapters are called “WLANConnectionKit”. Find the line with the MAC address matching the one the sticker on the back of your WLAN Connection Adapter (the line on the sticker that begins with “MAC”), and note the corresponding “IP address” value
  5. In the address bar of the browser on your computer, type the IP address you just noted
  6. Input the credentials (default password is “password”).
  7. During the first connection, the default password must be changed
  8. You now have access to all settings of the WLAN Connection Adapter



LEDs

OK LED (green):

  • it is solid green when connection is established and has good quality
  • it is blinking green when the connection is being established or when the manual pairing process (WPS) has started

KO LED(red):

  • it is solid red when connection is established but has average quality. If you can see artefacts (freezes, glitches…) please put the 2 adapters closer to each other, or install a 3rd one in the middle ( « WLAN Connection Adapter »)
  • it is blinking red when the connection has not been established. Please have a look at the part “In case of problem or if the connection is lost”

Power LED (white):

  • it is solid white when the adapter is powered ON
  • it is blinking white when the reset procedure has started (to do so, insert a paperclip in the reset hole on the back and press it 4 seconds )


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