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3–4 MULTILINK ML1600 ETHERNET COMMUNICATIONS SWITCH – INSTRUCTION MANUAL
CONNECTING ETHERNET MEDIA CHAPTER 3: INSTALLATION
1. 1000Base-T connections require that all four pairs or wires be connected.
Insert either end of the cable with an RJ45 plug into the RJ45 connector on the
module. Although the connector is shielded, either unshielded or shielded
cables may be used.
2. Connect the other end of the cable to the corresponding device.
3. Use the LINK LED to ensure connectivity by noting that the LED will be
illuminated when the unit is powered and connection is established.
3.2.6 Connecting Gigabit Media using GBICs
The Gigabit ports accept industry-standard GBICs for user selection of the gigabit media
type desired. A selection of fiber and copper GBICs are available.