Using the basic ip settings options, Using the basic ip settings options -18 – NETGEAR ME103 User Manual

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Reference Manual for the ME103 802.11b ProSafe Wireless Access Point

Basic Installation and Configuration


August 2003

Automatic - enter a word or group of printable characters in the Passphrase box and click
the Generate button. The four key boxes will be automatically populated with key values.

Manual - enter ten hexadecimal digits (any combination of 0-9, a-f, or A-F)

Select which of the four keys will be active.


“Overview of WEP Parameters” on page B-5

for a full explanation of each of these

options, as defined by the IEEE 802.11 wireless communication standard.


Click Apply to save your settings.

Using the Basic IP Settings Options

The Basic IP Settings menu is under the Basic heading of the main menu. Use this menu to
configure DHCP, static IP, access point NetBIOS name, WINS, and SNMP settings.

Figure 3-11: Basic IP Settings Menu


If you use a wireless PC to configure WEP settings, you will be disconnected

when you click Apply. Reconfigure your wireless adapter to match the new settings or
access the wireless access point from a wired PC to make any further changes.