Note: This topic applies to the Edinburgh Release.
This section describes how to install the appliance as a firewall. Typically, this is used in a Unified Threat Management installation.
To install the appliance as a firewall, do the following:
|1.||Place the appliance in a stable and secure location.|
|2.||Connect an ethernet cable from your network switch to port 1 of the appliance.|
|3.||Connect an ethernet cable from a port on the appliance to an external network, or internet-connected router or firewall.|
|4.||Using the AC power cord, connect the appliance to the power supply.|
The appliance boots.
If the appliance does not power on and boot automatically, use the power switch on the back panel.
For a detailed description of how to register your appliance, see Accessing the Smoothwall System .