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MP02 Quick Start

The following is the text from a one-page Quick Start guide to the MP2 intended to be shipped with each MP2. Is there a way to make these instructions simpler, more intuitive for new users? Is there critical missing information? We would love to have your input.

MP2 Quick Start

To access configuration web interface using a computer's Ethernet port:  

Ubuntu network configuration (wired)
  • Power up the device (MP02)  
  • Since DHCP is disabled at the device by default, configure computer's Wired interface IP address as 10.130.1.120* with subnet mask as 255.255.255.0 and gateway as 0.0.0.0 or ignored.  
  • Connect laptop to the port marked as LAN on the device using an Ethernet cable.  
  • Open your web browser and point it to http://10.130.1.20
 

To access the web configuration interface using a computer's WiFi interface:

  • Power up the device (MP02)  
  • Since DHCP is disabled at the device by default, set up a unique WiFi profile on your computer for the SSID “VT-SECN-AP” with the password “potato-potato”.  Set the WiFi IP address manually as 10.130.1.121* with subnet mask as 255.255.255.0 and gateway as 0.0.0.0 or ignored.  
  • Connect laptop to the the WiFi SSID “VT-SECN-AP”.  
  • Open your browser and point it to http://10.130.1.20 
 

* this IP address can be anything in the 10.130.1.XXX range as long as it is not 10.130.1.20 which is the default IP address of the MP2

For more information consult the User Guide (pdf)