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Yealink Cordless – Connecting the base station

Connecting the base station

You have to options for power and network connection of the base station. Your system administrator will advise you which one to use.

  1. AC power
  2. Power over Ethernet (PoE) 

Please pay attention to the radio coverage of the base station. It is up to 300m in unobstructed outdoor areas and up to 50m inside buildings.Do not set up the base station in a damp room, and keep away from the water.

AC Power
To connect the AC power:
1.Connect the DC plug on the power adapter to the DC5V port on the base station and connect the other end of the power adapter into an electrical power outlet
.2.Connect the included or a standard Ethernet cable between the Internet port on the base station and the Internet port in your network or the switch/hub device port.

The base station should be used with Yealink original power adapter (5V/600mA) only. The use of the third-party power adapter may cause the damage to the base station.

Power over Ethernet
To connect the PoE:
1.Connect the Ethernet cable between the Internet port on the base station and an available port on the in-line power switch/hub.

Note: If in-line power is provided, you don’t need to connect the AC adapter. Make sure the switch/hub is PoE compliant.

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