Ground for ISR 2811

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Jul 6th, 2007
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Have purchased a new ISR 2811. The 'Cisco Regulatory Compliance and Safety Information' pamphlet states that the ISR should be grounded during operation.


WOuld I be taking a risk if I configured the ISR 2811 without the ground in place? I do not have the ISR connected to my WAN or LAN and will not while configuring the device.


Any thoughts on my doing the config without a ground in place?


Thank you,


mgconghaile

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Richard Burts Fri, 07/06/2007 - 12:59
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mgconghaile


Perhaps I am not understanding something about your post but whether or not you have your WAN or LAN connected does not seem to have any impact on whether your router has a ground or not. In my experience many people install and operate routers like the 2800 series without installing the earth ground that is described.


HTH


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royalblues Fri, 07/06/2007 - 21:35
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mgconghaile


Mostly the rack you use to mount your devices would by itslef be grounded and in this case a seperate grouding would not be necessary for the device.


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Narayan

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