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Connecting the Modem to the Console Port on the SRX210 Services Gateway


To connect the dial-up modem to the console port on the services gateway:

  1. Turn off power to the services gateway.
  2. Turn off power to the modem.
  3. Plug one end of the Ethernet cable supplied with your services gateway into the console port on the services gateway.
  4. Plug the other end of the CAT-5e cable (Ethernet cable) into the RJ-45 to DB-9 serial port adapter supplied with your services gateway.
  5. Connect the serial port adapter to a separately purchased DB-9 female to DB-25 male adapter or other adapter appropriate for your modem.
  6. Plug the modem adapter into the DB-25 connector on the modem.
  7. Connect the modem to your telephone network.
  8. Turn on the power to the modem.
  9. Power on the services gateway by pressing the Power button on the front panel. Verify that the Power LED on the front panel turns green.Note

    Most modems have an RS-232 DB-25 connector. You must separately purchase an adapter to connect your modem to the RJ-45 to DB-9 adapter and the Ethernet cable supplied with the services gateway.