Hardware Installation Guide for the Cisco VG200
Overview of Cisco VG200 Gateway Hardware Installation Guide
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Module Interface Specifications
The Cisco Voice Gateway 200 (VG200) discussed in this publication provides a LAN interface to a fast 10/100BaseT Ethernet port, a console port for local system access using a console terminal, and nonvolatile random-access memory (NVRAM). This chapter contains the following sections:
The VG200 gateway includes the following hardware features:
Figure 1-1: Cisco VG200 Gateway Rear Panel
The Hardware Configuration Guide for the Cisco VG200 is on the Documentation CD-ROM that accompanied your gateway and on Cisco Connection Online (CCO).
The following regulatory compliance information pertains to the VG200 gateway.
The gateway complies with Part 68 of the FCC rules. On the bottom of the gateway is a label that contains, among other information, the FCC registration number. If requested, you must provide this information to the telephone company.
An FCC-compliant cord and modular plug is provided with the gateway. The gateway is designed for connection to the telephone network or premises wiring using a compatible modular jack that is Part 68 compliant.
The gateway cannot be used on telephone company-provided coin service. Connection to party line service is subject to state tariffs.
If the gateway causes harm to the telephone network, the telephone company will notify you in advance that it may be necessary to temporarily discontinue service. If advance notice is not practical, the telephone company will notify you as soon as possible. Also, you will be advised of your right to file a complaint with the FCC.
The telephone company may make changes in its facilities, equipment, operations, or procedures that could affect the operation of the gateway. If this happens, the telephone company will provide advance notice for you to make the necessary modifications to maintain uninterrupted service.
If you experience trouble with the gateway and need information on repairs and warranty, refer to the Cisco Information Packet publication that accompanied the gateway. If the trouble is harming the telephone network, the telephone company may request that you remove the gateway from the network until the problem is resolved.
To avoid damage to the gateway caused by local lightning strikes or other electrical surges, install an AC surge arrestor in the AC outlet to which the gateway is connected.
This gateway is CS-03 certified. Observe the following general information and safety precautions:
The Cisco VG200 complies with the following EMC standards:
The equipment described in this document generates and may radiate radio-frequency energy. If it is not installed in accordance with Cisco's installation instructions, it may cause interference with radio and television reception. This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device in accordance with the specifications in part 15 of the FCC rules. These specifications are designed to provide reasonable protection against such interference in a residential installation. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation.
You can determine whether your equipment is causing interference by turning it off. If the interference stops, it was probably caused by the Cisco equipment or one of its peripheral devices. If the equipment causes interference to radio or television reception, try to correct the interference by using one or more of the following measures:
Modifications to this product not authorized by Cisco Systems, Inc., could void the FCC approval and negate your authority to operate the product.