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ACX710 Installation Overview

You can mount ACX710 routers in one of two ways:

  • Flush with the front of a 19-in. four-post rack. Use the standard mounting brackets provided with the router for this configuration.

  • Recessed 2 in. (5 cm) from the front of a 19-in. four-post rack. Use the extension bracket provided in the standard mounting kit for this configuration. Recessed mounting is primarily used in enclosed cabinets.

To install and connect an ACX710 router:

  1. Follow the instructions in Unpack and Mount an ACX710 Router.
  2. Determine how the device is to be mounted.

    For instructions on flush or recessed mounting, see Mount an ACX710 Router in a Rack.

  3. Follow the instructions in:
    1. Connect Earth Ground to ACX710 Routers.
    2. Connect DC Power to an ACX710 Router.
    3. Register Products—Mandatory to Validate SLAs
  4. Follow the instructions in Perform Initial Software Configuration for the ACX710 Routers.