Connecting to web interface with a direct connection between transmitter and computer - INDIGO520 - INDIGO500SERIES - INDIGO510

Indigo510, Indigo520 Quick Guide

Document code
M212290EN
Revision
D
Language
English
Product
INDIGO520
INDIGO500SERIES
INDIGO510
Document type
User guide
  • Allen key (4 mm), provided
  • Ethernet cable, provided
  • A pointed object for pressing the button inside the transmitter.
  • Computer with:
    • RJ45 Ethernet connector
    • Web browser, for example, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari. Using the most recent version is recommended.
  1. Open the 2 hex screws on the cover of the transmitter using a 4-mm Allen key.
  2. Open the transmitter cover.
  3. Connect the Ethernet cable from the transmitter to the computer.
  4. Power up the transmitter.

    Powering up takes some minutes.

  5. Press the PRESS TO ACTIVATE WEB INTERFACE button with a pointed object to enable the use of configuration mode IP.

    The LED next to the button lights up.

    The transmitter's IP address: 192.168.5.20

  6. On your computer, select Start > Settings > Network and Internet > Ethernet > Unidentified network > IP settings > Edit (this path may vary depending on your computer and settings).
    1. Select Manual.
    2. In IPv4, set the IPv4 connection on.
    3. In IP address, enter an address that differs from the transmitter's IP address by its last digit.

      Example: 192.168.5.21

    4. Depending on your computer, enter either 255.255.255.0 in Subnet mask or 24 in Subnet prefix length.
    5. If you're using a Windows operating system: in Gateway, enter 192.168.5.1.
    6. Click Save.
  7. Open a web browser. In the address field, enter https://192.168.5.20:8443.

    Your web browser may give a certificate error, but you can safely proceed to the transmitter's IP address. You are next prompted to log in or create users.