GE GE-DS-242-POE Switch User Manual

P/N 1069668 • REV 1.0 • ISS 22FEB10 3 of 10
Figure 1: Terminal setup diagram
A terminal program is required to make the software connection to the GE-DS-
242-PoE Managed Switch. Windows' Hyper Terminal program is a good choice.
The Hyper Terminal program can be accessed from the Start menu.
1. Click START, then Programs/Accessories and then Hyper Terminal.
2. When the following screen appears, make sure that the COM port is
configured as:
• Baud : 57600
Parity : None
Data bits : 8
• Stop bits : 1
Flow Control : None
Figure 2: COM1 properties window