The ADAM-4570 series provides an easy-to-use configuration utility to configure your serial device server through an Ethernet connection. For secure

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ADAM-4570 Series User Manual ii Copyright The documentation and the software included with this product are copy- righted 2010 by Advantech Co., Ltd. All rights are reserved. Advantech Co., Ltd. reserves the right to make improvements in the products described in this manual at any time without notice. No part of this man- ual may be reproduced, copied, translat ed or transmitted in any form or by any means without the prior written permission of Advantech Co., Ltd. Information provided in this manual is intended to be accurate and reli- able. However, Advantech Co., Ltd. assumes no responsibility for its use, nor for any infringements of the rights of third parties, which may result from its use. Acknowledgements Intel and Pentium are tradem arks of Intel Corporation. Microsoft Windows and MS-DOS are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corp. All other product names or trademarks are properties of their respective owners. Part No. 20034571023rd Edition Printed in TaiwanApril 2010

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iii Product Warranty (2 years) Advantech warrants to you, the original purchaser, that each of its prod- ucts will be free from defects in materials and workmanship for two years from the date of purchase. This warranty does not apply to any products which have been repaired or altered by persons other than repair personnel authorized by Advantech, or which have been subject to misuse , abuse, accident or improper instal-lation. Advantech assumes no liability under the terms of this warranty as a consequence of such events. Because of Advantech™s high quality-control standards and rigorous test- ing, most of our customers never need to use our repair service. If an Advantech product is defective, it wi ll be repaired or replaced at no charge during the warranty period. Fo r out-of-warranty repairs, you will be billed according to th e cost of replacement materials, service time and freight. Please cons ult your dealer for more details. If you think you have a defective product, follow these steps: 1.Collect all the information abou t the problem encountered. (For example, CPU speed, Advantech products used, other hardware and software used, etc.) Note anything abnormal and list any onscreen messages you get when the problem occurs. 2.Call your dealer and describe the problem. Please have your man- ual, product, and any helpful information readily available. 3.If your product is diagnosed as defective, obtain an RMA (return merchandize authorization) number from your dealer. This allows us to process your return more quickly. 4.Carefully pack the de fective product, a full y-completed Repair and Replacement Order Card and a pho tocopy proof of purchase date (such as your sales receipt) in a shippable container. A product returned without proof of the purchase date is not eligible for war- ranty service. 5.Write the RMA number visibly on the outside of the package and ship it prepaid to your dealer.

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ADAM-4570 Series User Manual iv Declaration of Conformity CEThis product has passed the CE test for environmental specifications when shielded cables are used for ex ternal wiring. We recommend the use of shielded cables. This kind of cable is available from Advantech. Please contact your local supplier for ordering information. FCC Class A Note: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class A digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference when the equipment is operated in a commercial environ- ment. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in acco rdance with the instruction manual, may cause harmful interferen ce to radio communications. Opera- tion of this equipment in a residential area is likely to cause harmful inter- ference in which case the user will be required to correct the interference at his own expense. Technical Support and Assistance Step 1. Visit the Advantech web site at www.advantech.com/support where you can find the latest information about the product. Step 2. Contact your distributor, sales representative, or Advantech’s cus- tomer service center for technical support if you need additional assistance. Please have the foll owing information ready before you call: – Product name and serial number – Description of your peripheral attachments – Description of your software (operating system, version, appli- cation software, etc.) – A complete description of the problem – The exact wording of any error messages

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vSafety Instructions 1.Read these safety instructions carefully. 2.Keep this User’s Manual for later reference. 3.Disconnect this e quipment from any AC outlet before cleaning. Use a damp cloth. Do not use liqui d or spray detergents for clean- ing. 4.For plug-in equipment, the power outlet socket must be located near the equipment and must be easily accessible. 5.Keep this equipment away from humidity. 6.Put this equipment on a reliable surface during installation. Drop- ping it or letting it fall may cause damage. 7.The openings on the enclosure ar e for air convection. Protect the equipment from overheating. DO NOT COVER THE OPENINGS. 8.Make sure the voltage of the po wer source is corr ect before con-necting the equipment to the power outlet. 9.Position the power cord so that people cannot step on it. Do not place anything over the power cord.10.All cautions and warnings on the equipment should be noted. 11.If the equipment is not used for a long time, disconnect it from the power source to avoid damage by transient overvoltage. 12.Never pour any liquid into an opening. This may cause fire or elec- trical shock. 13.Never open the equi pment. For safety reasons, the equipment should be opened only by qualified service personnel. 14.If one of the following situations arises, get the equipment checked by service personnel: a. The power cord or plug is damaged. b. Liquid has penetrated into the equipment. c. The equipment has been exposed to moisture. d. The equipment does not work well, or you cannot get it to work according to the user’s manual. e. The equipment has been dropped and damaged. f. The equipment has obvious signs of breakage. 15.DO NOT LEAVE THIS EQUIPMENT IN AN ENVIRONMENT WHERE THE STORAGE TEMPERATURE MAY GO BELOW –

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ADAM-4570 Series User Manual vi 20° C (-4° F) OR ABOVE 60° C (140° F). THIS COULD DAM- AGE THE EQUIPMENT. THE EQUIPMENT SHOULD BE IN A CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT. 16.CAUTION: DANGER OF EX PLOSION IF BATTERY IS INCORRECTLY REPLACED. REPLACE ONLY WITH THE SAME OR EQUIVALENT TYPE RECOMMENDED BY THE MANUFACTURER, DISCARD USED BATTERIES ACCORD- ING TO THE MANUFACTURER’S INSTRUCTIONS. The sound pressure level at the oper ator’s position according to IEC 704-1:1982 is no more than 70 dB (A). DISCLAIMER: This set of instructio ns is given according to IEC 704-1. Advantech disclaims all responsibility for the accuracy of any statements contained herein. Safety Precaution – Static Electricity Follow these simple precautions to pr otect yourself from harm and the products from damage. 1.To avoid electrical sh ock, always disconnect the power from your PC chassis before you work on it. Don’t touch any components on the CPU card or other cards while the PC is on. 2.Disconnect power before making any configuration changes. The sudden rush of power as you conn ect a jumper or install a card may damage sensitive electronic components.

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ADAM-4570 Series User Manual viii 3.4.6Advanced Settings .43 3.5Security Configuration.44 3.5.1Accessible Function ..44 3.5.2Port Monitor ..45 3.6Fulfilling Administrator Functions.46 3.6.1Import/Export Serial Port Setting ..46 3.6.2Locate Serial Device .47 3.6.3Lock Device ..47 3.6.4Restore to Factory Default Settings ..48 3.6.5Upgrading the Firmware .49 Chapter4Setting the COM Redirector 52 4.1Setting COM Redirector (Vir tual COM port)..52 4.1.1Auto Mapping ..52 4.1.2Manual Mapping .54 4.1.3Manual Direct Mapping Virtual COM Port ..55 4.1.4Remove the Virtual COM Port 56 4.2Running Diagnostic Test.57 AppendixAPin Assignments.. 62 A.1RS-232 Pin Assignments.62 A.2RJ-48 Cable PIN Assignment..62 A.2.11. RS-422 62 A.2.22. RS-485 62 AppendixBCreating VCOM.. 64 B.1Configuration Wizard64

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ADAM-4570 Series User Manual 2 Chapter 1 Overview1.1 IntroductionAdvantech’s ADAM-4570 series of Industrial Serial Device Servers are a robust, feature-rich, and cost effective way to ne twork-enable equipment in an industrial automation environm ent. ADAM-4570 series provide one or two RS-232/422/485 serial port s, and ADAM-4571L/4570L provide one or two RS-232 serial ports. By encapsulating serial data and transporting it over Ethernet, the ADAM-4570 series allows virtual serial links over Ethernet and IP (TCP/ IP, UDP/IP) networks. After Advantec h Serial Device Sever Configura- tion Utility installation, standard serial operation calls are transparently redirected to the serial device servers, guaranteeing compatibility with legacy serial devices and enabling b ackward compatibility with existing software. 1.2 Features Ł Up to 255 serial ports for one 2000/XP/Vista host Ł Supports 10/100 Mbps auto-sensing Ethernet port Ł Supports high transmission speeds up to 921.6 Kbps Ł Supports LED indicators: Easy to diagnostic Ł Supports integrated configuration utility and port-mapping utility: easy to configure and manage 255 COM ports and self-diagnostic Ł Easy to locate specific ADAM-4570 Device Servers Ł Supports multi-access features: a llows max. of 5 hosts to access one serial port simultaneously Ł Surge protection for power line Ł Mounts on DIN-rail, panel or piggyback easily

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3Chapter 1 1.3 Specifications LAN Ł Compatibility:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u Ł Speed:10/100 Mbps, auto-sensing Ł No. of Ports:1 Ł Port Connector:8-pin RJ45 Ł Protection:Built-in 1.5 KV magnetic isolation Serial Communications Ł Port Type:ADAM-4570 series: RS-232/422/485 ADAM-4571L/4570L: RS-232 Ł No. of Ports:ADAM-4571/4571L: 1 ADAM-4570/4570L: 2 Ł Port Connector:ADAM-4571/4571L: DB9 male ADAM-4570/4570L: 10-pin RJ48 Ł Data Bits:5, 6, 7, 8 Ł Stop Bits:1, 1.5, 2 Ł Parity Bits:None, Odd, Even, Space, Mark Ł Flow Control:XON/XOFF, RTS/CTS, DTR/DSR Ł Baud Rate:50 bps to 921.6 Kbps Ł Serial Signals:RS-232: TxD, Rx D, CTS, RTS, DTR, DSR, DCD, RI, GNDRS-422: TxD+, TxD-, RxD+, RxD-, GND RS-485: Data+, Data-, GND Ł Protection:15 KV ESD protection for all signals

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