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The manual was written in by 3Com. The language is listed as follows: User Guide English. The manual is applied to the following one product model as follows: CoreBuilder 5000. The manual was created in Portable Document Format, called as PDF manual. The PDF document file with the name of 619_3.pdf has 124 pages with the file size of 1938829. The digital document is original with no watermarks.

User Guide Information

Brand:3Com
Category: Network
Model:CoreBuilder 5000
Type:User Guide
Language:English English Manual
File info:PDF / 1.8 Mb / 124 pages
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Title: CoreBuilder 5000 EtherFlex Module User Guide
Subject: Document Number 17-00619-3
Keywords: CoreBuilder, EtherFlex, Ethernet, 3Com, Autosense, Backbone, BNC, Fiber, Channel, 10BASE2, I/O, Hub, Dip Switch, Daughter Card, I/O Card, Repeater, AUI, 10BASE-FB, 10BASE-FL, Jumper, MIB, ONline, Network Monitor Card, NMC, Private Line Card, PLC
Creator: FrameMaker 5.1P2a
Producer: Acrobat Distiller 3.0 for Windows
CreationDate: Fri May 9 10:42:22 1997
ModDate: Fri May 9 13:44:58 1997
Tagged: no
Pages: 124
Encrypted: yes (print:yes copy:yes change:no addNotes:no)
Page size: 540 x 648 pts
File size: 1938829 bytes
Optimized: yes
PDF version: 1.2

PDF Bookmark and List of Contents

  • Contents

  • Figures

  • Tables

  • How to Use This Guide

    • Audience
    • Structure of This Guide
    • Document Conventions
    • Related Documents
      • 3Com Documents
      • Reference Documents
  • Introduction

    • EtherFlex Module Description
      • EtherFlex Module Physical Description
      • EtherFlex Module Features
      • EtherFlex Module Benefits
    • EtherFlex Module I/O Cards
      • I/O Card Features and Benefits
      • I/O Card Theory of Operation
      • Maximum Number of I/O Cards Per Module
    • I/O Card Descriptions
      • BNC 10BASE-2 I/O Card Description
        • BNC 10BASE-2 I/O Card Features
      • RJ-45 10BASE-T I/O Card Description
        • RJ-45 10BASE-T I/O Card Features
      • Male AUI I/O Card Description
        • Male AUI I/O Card Features
      • Female AUI I/O Card Description
        • Understanding Female AUI I/O Card Limitations
      • 10BASE-FB/FL I/O Card Description
        • 10BASE-FB/FL I/O Card Features
    • Sample Etherflex Module Application
    • Where to Go From Here
  • Designing and Expanding the Network

    • Understanding General Network Configuration Rules
      • Before Configuring Your Network
      • Basic Network Rules
      • LAN Product Distances
    • Configuring Fiber Backbone, Twisted Pair to-the-De...
      • Fiber Backbone Configuration Rules
      • Verifying Fiber Backbone Configuration
    • Configuring Twisted Pair Backbone, Twisted Pair to...
      • Twisted Pair Backbone Configuration Rules
      • Verifying a Twisted Pair Backbone Configuration
    • Connecting an Ethernet Segment Using a Male AUI I/...
    • Using Patch Panels
    • Setting Redundant Links
      • Setting Redundancy Between Two Ports on One EtherF...
      • Setting Redundancy Between Two EtherFlex Modules
    • Where to Go From Here
  • Installing the Module and I/O Cards

    • Precautionary Procedures
    • General Installation Rules
    • Quick Installation
    • Unpacking Procedures
      • Before You Begin
    • Setting the DIP Switches
      • DIP Switch Features
      • Setting the DIP Switches
      • DIP Switch Definition
    • BNC 10BASE-2 I/O Card Jumpers
      • BNC 10BASE-2 I/O Card Jumper Settings
      • BNC 10BASE-2 I/O Card Termination
        • External Termination
        • Internal Termination
        • Setting BNC 10BASE-2 I/O Card Termination
      • BNC 10BASE-2 I/O Card Shield Grounding
      • Storing the BNC 10BASE-2 I/O Card Jumper
    • Connecting Module Daughter Cards
    • Installing I/O Cards
      • General Installation Rules
      • Installing I/O Cards
        • Installing Single-Height I/O Cards
        • Installing Double-Height I/O Cards
      • Replacing Existing I/O Cards
        • Replacing a Single-Height I/O Card
        • Replacing a Double-Height I/O Card
    • Installing the Module
    • Monitoring the Front Panel
      • Monitoring Module Status
      • Monitoring Port Status Through LEDs
    • Verifying LED and Network Operation
      • Using the CoreBuilder 5000 Controller Module to Ve...
      • Using the DMM to Verify Network Connections
    • Where to Go From Here
  • Configuring the Module and I/O Cards

    • Configuration Overview
    • Configuring the EtherFlex Module and I/O Cards
      • Set Port Mode Commands
        • Enable/Disable/Shutdown Ports
        • Set Port Redundancy
        • Set Remote Diagnostics
      • Enable/Disable Link Integrity Command
      • Set Port Alert Filter Command
      • Set Port Auto Polarity Command
      • Set Port Squelch Command
      • Enable/Disable SQE Test Mode Command
      • 10BASE-FB/FL Commands
        • Force 10BASE-FB/FL
        • Set Port Autosensing
      • Network Selection
        • Assigning Ports on a Module to the Network
        • Assigning a Daughter Card to a Network
    • Showing Module Configurations
      • Show Module Command
      • Show Port Command
        • Status Information
    • Gathering Statistics
      • Gathering Repeater Statistics
    • Monitoring the Network
      • Monitor Command
      • Show Counter Command
    • Where to Go From Here
  • Troubleshooting

    • Troubleshooting Using the I/O Card Port Status LED...
    • Technical Assistance
    • Where to Go From Here
  • Specifications

    • Electrical Specifications
    • Environmental Specifications
    • Mechanical Specifications
    • General Specifications
    • I/O Card Connectors and Cables
      • Twisted Pair Connectors
      • Twisted Pair Cables
        • Connecting Twisted Pair Cables
      • BNC 10BASE-2 Connector and Cables
      • Male AUI Connector and Cables
      • Female AUI Connector and Cables
  • Technical Support

    • Online Technical Services
      • World Wide Web Site
      • 3Com Bulletin Board Service
        • Access by Analog Modem
        • Access by Digital Modem
      • 3ComFacts Automated Fax Service
      • 3ComForum on CompuServe Online Service
    • Support From Your Network Supplier
    • Support From 3Com Corporation
    • Returning Products for Repair
    • Accessing the 3ComMIB
    • Contacting 3Com Technical Publications
  • Index

  • 3Com Corporation Limited Warranty