Mailhub Connection Support


To add funds or access Online Services, the franking machine needs to connect to a network. The Mailhub models can use the following networks:

• An Internet access through a high speed LAN (Local Area Network).
• LAN settings can only be performed if the machine was actually connected to the LAN at power-up.


How to Set the Postal/Online Services Connection

To set the postal/Online Services connection:

1. Log in as the supervisor.

2. Press Menu.

3. Select Communication Settings and press OK.

4. Select Type of Connection and press OK. The Server Access screen is displayed.

NOTE: If you did not have the LAN plugged into the system, you will get a warning message. Please follow the message: check your communication cable or device and press OK.

5. To use the LAN, select LAN and press OK.

6. For LAN settings, see How to Set LAN (High-speed Internet) Parameters.


How to Set LAN (High-speed Internet) Parameters

To set the parameters of the LAN:

1. Log in as the supervisor.

2. Press Menu.

3. Select Communication Settings and press OK.

4. Select LAN Settings and press OK. The LAN configuration menu is displayed.

5. Select AUTO to automatically configure the LAN (recommended). Otherwise, select MANUAL to set parameters manually.

6. Select:

DHCPAUTO ON

DNS AUTO ON

HALF DUPLEX

and press OK four times for a standard LAN configuration.