Network Setup

Simplify supports Ethernet as the network type. Ethernet communications on Verifone PIN Pads can be configured using the Network Setup menu.

To Access Network Setup:

  1. Select Network Setup on the Elavon Main Menu to display the following menu.

    Fig. 6

Available Parameters

dhcp

View/modify whether DHCP is enable/disabled. Set by Elavon prior to shipping Simplify, based on the customer’s network requirements. Controls how Network Setup parameters are defined:
  • If set to 1: DHCP will be enabled (IP mode = DHCP). The values of other Network Setup parameters will be defined by the DHCP server and read-only under Network Setup.

  • If set to 0: DHCP will be disabled (IP mode = Static). The values of other Network Setup parameters will be displayed under Network Setup and available for editing.

eth0

View IP Address (and modify if allowed). Must be unique value; cannot be shared with anything else on the network.

netmask

View Netmask (and modify if allowed).

gateway

View Gateway (and modify if allowed).

dns1

View primary DNS server address (and modify if allowed). If eth0 is defined as a symbolic name, dns1 must be defined.

dns2

View secondary DNS server address (and modify if allowed). Backup for dns1.