Removing or Replacing a Half-Duplex to Full-Duplex Converter

Before you begin

Refer to Installing a Half-Duplex to Full-Duplex Converter for installation options for the Half-Duplex to Full-Duplex Converter.

About this task

To replace a Half-Duplex to Full-Duplex Converter or remove it from service, follow these steps:

Procedure

  1. Disconnect the half-duplex ports (HD1 - HD4) from your half-duplex devices.
  2. Disconnect the full-duplex ports (FD1 - FD4) from the switch.
  3. Disconnect the converter to its power adapter.
    1. Disconnect the power adapter from its AC power source.
    2. Disconnect the DC power cable from the power adapter and from the DC input socket on the side of the converter.
    3. Remove the grounding wire from the converter.
  4. If the converter is attached to a 3-slot modular shelf, loosen the cable ties and remove it from the shelf.
  5. Optionally, install a new converter using the instructions in Installing a Half-Duplex to Full-Duplex Converter.