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How to install VAL board TN2501. by PBXTech
Posted: 5 Feb 04 (Edited 19 Jun 04)

Quick and Easy VAL Board Install

Get static IP address, data mod extension, subnet, Gateway, and network name of the VAL board from the customer.

    IP Address          _____________________________
    Data Mod Ext        _____________________________
    Subnet            _____________________________
    Gateway        _____________________________
    VAL Board Name    _____________________________

1.    Insert VAL board into empty slot and put black IP Media Adapter (possibly in a little white box inside VAL board carton) on the corresponding slot/amphenol connector on the back of cabinet.
2.    Let board settle. (no lights on board) [3 to 5 minutes]
3.    Do æcha node-n iÆ
      A.    Name board: i.e. VAL#1, VAL#2, or what the customer wants.
      B.    Enter IP address.
4.    Do æcha ip-iÆ
DonÆt enable until you reach the end of the page!
      A.    For Type enter æVALÆ.
      B.    Enter slot number where VAL was
                installed: i.e. 01D11.
      C.    Enter name from step 3-A.
      D.    Enter Subnet.
      E.    Enter Gateway.
      F.    Enter Network Region æ1Æ unless
                told otherwise.
5.    Do ædisp comm liÆ
      A.    Write down next unused link for next
                step.   ___________
6.    Do æadd data nextÆ
      A.    For Type enter æethernetÆ.
      B.    For Port enter VAL board location plus æ33Æ
                for port: i.e. 01D1133
      C.    Under Link put in the link number from 5-A.
      D.    Under Name put in name from 3-A.
7.    Plug in ethernet cable to adapter that you should
        have put on the back of the Definity.
8.    Do æcha ip-iÆ and put Enable to æyÆ. Do not enable
        if there is no ethernet connection.
9.    Do æsa tÆ.
10.    Do ædisp alaÆ to check VAL board for alarms and
        resolve if any.
11.    Job complete. You may install Voice Announcement
        Over LAN software.

It is somewhat different for MV or CM. But if you understand this, you will be able to figure it out in the new loads.

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