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    Installation TL-SG1016DE

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    Hello,

    I bought a switch for my house (the TL-SG1016DE)
    I thought it was plug and play but I can not get an internet connection

    How to configure it?

    Thanks for your help

    Chezz
    Belgium


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    Yeah, the TL-SG1016DE is plug and play if don't need the advanced feature. I don't konw how do you connect the devices. Generally it's Internet<---->Router<---->Switch<---->PC.
    Check the PC whether can an IP address from Router, and whether the Router can access internet.

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    If you want true plug and play, you need a TL-SG1016 (without the DE on the end). TL-SG1016 is a simple network switch that is true plug-and-play. The TL-SG1016DE is a managed "smart switch" that is most often used in a small business environment where you need segregated virtual networks (VLANs).

    Also note that VLANs and plug-and-play are not compatible terms. All VLAN environments require network planning, design, and most importantly, active administration.


 

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