MERCUSYS Powerline Adapter Installation Guide
MERCUSYS Powerline Adapter

Plug and Play

Connecting to LAN

  1. Connect one adapter to a LAN port of your router using an Ethernet cable.
  2. Plug the other adapter into the wall outlets on the same electrical circuit.
  3. Wait until the Power LED on any adapter turns solid on.
  4. Connect your computer to the adapter using an Ethernet cable.
  5. Enjoy!

More: To add additional Powerline adapters and extenders with the default settings, simply plug them into the wall outlets on the same electrical circuit.

Attention

  • Plug the powerline devices directly into the wall outlets but not the power strips.
  • or passthrough powerline devices, plug the power strips into the integrated electrical sockets of the powerline devices.

Secure the Powerline Network with the Pair Button

Tips: We recommend that you plug in the powerline devices near each other when pairing.

Set up a secure network:

  1. Press the Pair button for 1 second on one adapter.
    Set up a secure network Instructions
  2. Within 2 minutes, press the Pair button for 1 second on another adapter.
    Set up a secure network Instructions`
  3. Done
    LED Status Indication
    Solid On The powerline adapter is on.
    Off The powerline adapter is off. Or Power-Saving Mode is on.
    Blinking
    • Blinking quickly: Pairing is in process.
    • Blinking slowly: The powerline adapter is not paired.

If you have more than 2 powerline devices, repeat the steps below on each additional devices to be configured:

  1. Press the Pair button for 1 second on any powerline device in the secure network.
    Pairing Instructions
  2. Within 2 minutes, press the Pair button for 1 second on the additional powerline device.
    Pairing Instructions
  3. Done.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

  1. Q. How do I reset my powerline adapter?
    A1. With the powerline adapter plugged into to the electrical outlet, press and hold the Pair button until the Power LED goes off momentarily and comes back on.
  2. Q. How to troubleshoot if there is no internet connection in my powerline network?
    A1. Make sure all powerline devices are on the same electrical circuit.
    A2. Make sure all Power LEDs are solid on. If not, pair your adapters and extenders again.
    A3. Make sure all hardware connections are correctly and securely connected.
    A4. Check if you have an internet connection by connecting the computer directly to the modem or router.
    A5. Make sure your computer’s IP address is in the same segment as your router’s.
  3. Q. What can I do if a successfully-paired powerline device does not reconnect after it has been moved to a new location?
    A1. Try another socket and make sure it is on the same electrical circuit.
    A2. Try to pair it again, and make sure the Power LED is solid on.
    A3. Check for possible interference, such as a washer, air conditioner or other household appliances that may be too close to one of the powerline devices. Plug the appliance into the integrated electrical socket (if the powerline device has one) to remove some electrical noise.

To learn more about the powerline adapter, please visit our website http://www.mercusys.com.

Safety Information

  • Keep the device away from water, fire, humidity or hot environments.
  • Do not attempt to disassemble, repair, or modify the device. If you need service, please contact us.
  • The socket-outlet shall be installed near the equipment and shall be easily accessible.
  • For passthrough devices, plug the power strips into the integrated electrical sockets of the devices, but devices of the same or another type not be stacked in normal use.
  • Plug the powerline devices directly into the wall outlets but not the power strips.

Please read and follow the above safety information when operating the device. We cannot guarantee that no accidents or damage will occur due to improper use of the device. Please use this product with care and operate at your own risk.

MERCUSYS Three Years Limited Product Warranty

For MERCUSYS Branded Products Only.

THIS WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS, AND YOU MAY HAVE OTHER RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE (OR BY COUNTRY OR PROVINCE).
TO THE EXTENT ALLOWED BY LOCAL LAW, THIS WARRANTY AND THE REMEDIES SET FORTH ARE EXCLUSIVE AND IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, REMEDIES AND CONDITIONS.

MERCUSYS warrants the MERCUSYS branded hardware product contained in the original packaging against defects in materials and workmanship when used normally in according with MERCUSYS’s guidelines for a period of THREE YEARS form the date of original retail purchase by the end-user purchaser.

MERCUSYS hereby declares that the device is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of directives 2014/30/EU, 2014/35/EU, 2009/125/EC, 2011/65/EU and (EU)2015/863.

The original EU declaration of conformity may be found at http://www.mercusys.com/en/ce.

Specifications are subject to change without notice. is a registered trademark of MERCUSYS TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD. Other brands and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.

No part of the specifications may be reproduced in any form or by any means or used to make any derivative such as translation, transformation, or adaptation without permission from MERCUSYS TECHNOLOGIES CO., LIMITED.

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