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Summary of Content for Dell WR517 Module User's Guide PDF

Dell WR517 Wireless Receiver

Users Guide

Model: WR517

Regulatory model: WR517b

Notes, cautions, and warnings NOTE: A NOTE indicates important information that helps you make better

use of your product.

CAUTION: A CAUTION indicates potential damage to hardware or loss of data if instructions are not followed.

WARNING: A WARNING indicates a potential for property damage, personal injury, or death.

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Copyright 2016 Dell Inc. All rights reserved.

This product is protected by U.S. and international copyright and intellectual property laws. Dell and the Dell logo are trademarks of Dell Inc. in the United States and/or other jurisdictions. Android, Google, Google Play and other marks are trademarks of Google Inc. All other marks and names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective companies.

2016 - 04 Rev. A00

Contents

About Your Receiver. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5

Package Contents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5

Product Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .6

Identifying Parts and Controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .7

Wireless Receiver Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9

Universal Serial Bus (USB) Interface . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12

Setting Up the Receiver . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13

Connecting Your Wireless Receiver with a Display . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .13

Mirroring Your Device's Screen on the Display . . . . . . . . . . . 15

Setting Up Wireless Connection. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .15

Connecting the Display via Screencast or Screen Mirror. . . . . . . . . .17

Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35

Product Specific Problems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35

Universal Serial Bus (USB) Specific Problems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35

Appendix . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36

FCC Notices (U.S. Only) and Other Regulatory Information . . . . . . 36

Contact Dell. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36

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About Your Receiver

Introduction The Dell Wireless Receiver enables your laptop computer, Tablet & Mobile Phone devices to display your screen image on the connected display via Wi-Fi Direct interface. When you connect the Laptop, Tablet & Mobile Phone to the Dell Wireless Receiver, you can access the mouse & keyboard connected to the receiver to control the Compute device (Laptop, Tablet or Mobile Phone).

NOTE: The Wireless Receiver is equipped with an antenna of the radio transmitter, so we recommend that you keep a safe distance of 20 cm at least between the receiver and you.

Package Contents Your Wireless Receiver ships with the components shown below. Ensure that you have received all the components and Contact Dell if something is missing.

Wireless Receiver

Micro USB Cable

NOTE: Some items may be optional and may not ship with your Wireless Receiver. Some features or media may not be available in certain countries.

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Screws

HDMI Cable

Drivers and Documentation Media

Quick Setup Guide

Wireless Safety and Regulatory Information

Product Features The Dell WR517 wireless receiver features include:

Wireless connectivity via IEEE 802.11 ac, bluetooth, and Screencast.

The connectivity makes it simple and easy to connect with legacy and new systems.

Screenovate drivers/app to support additional/enhanced HID sharing features will be included for Windows 7/8.x/10.

Security-lock slot.

EPEAT Silver Rating.

BFR/PVC- Reduced.

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Identifying Parts and Controls

Right Side View

Description Use

1 HDMI port Connect your receiver and display with the HDMI cable.

2 Micro USB port Connect to the USB downstream port on the display for power charging.

3 USB downstream port Connect your USB keyboard and mouse.

4 LED indicator Notifies the power status of yours receiver. A solid white light indicates that power is on; when the light goes off, the receiver stops working.

Label

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Description Use

1 Security-cable slot Secures the receiver with security lock (optional purchase).

Left Side View

Back View

Description Use

1 Mounting holes For attaching the Wireless Receiver to your display.

Label

Label

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Wireless Receiver Specifications

Physical Characteristics

Digital: HDMI, 19 pins

Height 15 mm (0.59 inches)

Width 86 mm (3.39 inches)

Depth 121 mm (4.76 inches)

Weight with packaging 0.24 kg (0.52 lbs)

Weight with cables 0.39 kg (0.85 lbs)

Supported Video Modes

Video display capabilities 480p, 720p, 1080p

Electrical Specifications

Video input signals HDMI 1.4, 600 mV for each differential line, 100 ohm input impedance per differential pair

USB DC input voltage 5V/2A

Inrush current 120 V:30 A (Max.) at 0 C (cold start)

240 V:60 A (Max.) at 0 C (cold start)

Wireless Specifications

Model WR517

Signal cable type

Dimensions

Weight

Model WR517

Model WR517

Model WR517

Processor Qualcomm Octa-core

Standard 802.11 ac

Frequency Band 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz

Connectivity WiFi Direct, Screencast

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Environmental Characteristics

Operating 0 C to 40 C (32 F to 104 F)

Non-operating Storage: -20 C to 60 C (-4 F to 140 F)

Shipping: -20 C to 60 C (-4 F to 140 F)

Operating 10% to 80% (non-condensing)

Non-operating Storage: 5% to 90% (non-condensing)

Shipping: 5% to 90% (non-condensing)

Operating 5,000 m (16,404 ft) (maximum)

Non-operating 12,192 m (40,000 ft) (maximum)

187.66 BTU/hour (maximum)

81.89 BTU/hour (typical)

WR517 Power Indicator Power Consumption

Normal operation White 8 W (maximum)*

3 W (typical)

Switch off Off Less than 0.3 W

* Maximum power consumption with USB and 5G band active.

Security WPA, WPA2

Content DRM HDCP 2.2

Model WR517

Temperature

Humidity

Altitude

Thermal dissipation

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Pin Number

19-pin Side of the Connected Signal Cable

TMDS DATA 2+

TMDS DATA 2 SHIELD

TMDS DATA 2-

TMDS DATA 1+

TMDS DATA 1 SHIELD

TMDS DATA 1-

TMDS DATA 0+

TMDS DATA 0 SHIELD

TMDS DATA 0-

TMDS CLOCK+

TMDS CLOCK SHIELD

TMDS CLOCK-

CEC

Reserved (N.C. on device)

DDC CLOCK (SCL)

DDC DATA (SDA)

DDC/CEC Ground

+5V POWER

HOT PLUG DETECT

Pin Assignments

HDMI Connector

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

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Universal Serial Bus (USB) Interface This section gives you information about the USB ports that are available on the receiver.

Transfer Speed Data Rate Power Consumption

Full speed 12 Mbps 4.5 W (Max, each port)

NOTE: This receiver is Super-Speed USB 3.0 compatible.

USB Downstream Connector

Pin Number 9-pin Side of the Connector

VCC

2 D-

3 D+

4 GND

5 SSTX-

6 SSTX+

7 GND

8 SSRX-

9 SSRX+

USB Port 2 downstream - side

NOTE: USB 3.0 functionality requires a USB 3.0-capable device.

NOTE: The USB 3.0 port only supports your mouse/keyboard. Connecting any device which requires high power current supply will cause an inactivity.

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Setting Up the Receiver

Connecting Your Wireless Receiver with a Display

WARNING: Before you perform any of the procedures in this section, follow the Safety Instructions.

NOTE: The Wireless Receiver is equipped with an antenna of the radio transmitter, so we recommend that you keep a safe distance of 20 cm at least between the receiver and you.

To connect your Wireless Receiver to a display:

1 Use a Phillips crosshead screwdriver to fasten the two screws (shipped with the receiver) to the mounting rack on the rear of your display.

2 Align the mounting holes of the Wireless Receiver with the two screws that were secured on the rear side of the display, and then push the receiver downward until it is locked it into place.

3 Connect the micro USB cable (supplied with the receiver) from the Wireless Receiver to the USB port on the display to get power.

4 Connect the HDMI cable (supplied with the receiver) from the Wireless Receiver to the display.

5 Connect your USB cable from the Wireless Receiver to your keyboard or mouse.

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6 Turn On the display and the Wireless Receiver will be activated at the same time.

NOTE: You may turn Off the Wireless Receiver by disconnecting the micro USB cable from the display.

NOTE: The graphics are used for the purpose of illustration only. Appearance of the display may vary.

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Mirroring Your Device's Screen on the Display

Setting Up Wireless Connection Dell Wireless Receiver allows you to wirelessly display and manage content. Wireless display is supported by Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Android 5.0 or newer version operating systems via Screencast. Wireless display is supported by Windows 7 via Dell Wireless Monitor Software.

When the input source for the display is set to HDMI, the Dell wireless home screen allows you to configure more advanced wireless settings.

Navigating the Home Screen

1.

ID: Dell xxxx

1 2

Dell xxxx

1 2

3

Windows 10

Windows 7 & 8.1 Visit : www.dell.com/wirelessmonitors

Wireless Display Ready to Connect

NOTE: The illustration is for reference only and may differ from the newer versions.

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Item Description

1 SSID (Service Set Identifier)

Displays the network name (SSID) of your wireless receiver broadcasted over Wi-Fi and identified by your smart devices.

You may change the name, see Band Selection.

2 Settings The Settings menu is your main hub for your wireless receiver and general settings. See Using the Settings menu.

3 Information and Assistance

For further information or assistance, visit Dell Support website: www.dell.com/wirelessmonitors or download Dell Wireless Monitor app from Google Play store to your Android smart device.

Using the Settings menu Clicking the Settings menu icon, , opens the following menu options.

Band Selection

Rename

Factory Reset

About

Advanced

Label

Menu Description

Band Selection Allows you to switch between 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands. The default setting is Auto.

NOTE: It is recommended that you use the default setting of Auto if you can not determine the best Wi-Fi channel for your device.

Rename Select to display the Rename dialog box. Then use the keyboard to change the network name (SSID) of the your receiver.

Advanced The default setting is Enabled, allowing you to mirror your Screencast-capable devices screens in real-time.

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Connecting the Display via Screencast or Screen Mirror To wirelessly connect the receiver with your computer, click the link below of the operating system (OS) you are using to see more details.

Using Windows 10

Using Windows 8.1

Using Windows 7 (supported by Dell Wireless Monitor app)

To wirelessly connect the receiver with an Android device, you may use either the Settings menu on the device or Dell Wireless Monitor app, downloaded from Google Play store. Click the link below to see more details.

Using Settings on an Android Smartphone

Using Dell Wireless Monitor App on an Android Smartphone

NOTE: The environment surrounding the receiver and the computer may affect transmission signal and compromise signal strength. Avoid placing objects between the receiver and the connecting device that may interfere with the normal wireless operations.

Using Windows 10

NOTE: The illustrations below are for reference only and may differ from your actual computer screen based on the settings, version, and the language of your operating system.

Connecting to a Device

1 Select Connect from the Action Center.

Connect

Factory Reset Select OK to restore default settings. Selecting Cancel will quit without saving.

About Select to view the current version number.

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Video

2 Select the SSID name as displayed on your display from the list.

3 When a 8-digit pin code displays, enter the pin code accordingly into your device. After the connection is accepted, your device will start projecting images to your display.

Permission to connect

"xxxxxx" is a new device trying to connect.

To approve, enter the pin code below:

XXXXXXXX

Connected

Allow input from a keyboard or mouse connected to this display

Disconnect

Change projection mode

NOTE: To control the projected images with keyboard and mouse connected to your display, select Allow input from a keyboard or mouse connected to this display.

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Changing the Projection Mode

1 Select Project from the Action Center.

Project

2 Select your Projection Mode.

PC screen only

Duplicate

Extend

Second screen only

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Disconnecting from a Device

1 Select Connect from the Action Center.

Connect

2 Select Disconnect and your device will stop projecting images to your display.

Connected Second Screen

Change projection mode

Disconnect

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Using Windows 8.1

NOTE: The illustrations below are for reference only and may differ from your actual computer screen based on the settings, version, and the language of your operating system.

Connecting to a Device

1 Select Devices from the Charms bar.

Devices

2 Select Project from the Devices menu.

Project

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Second Screen

Add a wireless display

3 Select Add a wireless display from the Project menu.

4 When a 8-digit pin code displays, enter the pin code accordingly into your device. After the connection is accepted, your device will start projecting images to your display.

Permission to connect

"xxxxxx" is a new device trying to connect.

To approve, enter the pin code below:

XXXXXXXX

NOTE: You may control the projected images with keyboard and mouse connected to your display.

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Changing the Projection Mode

1 Select Devices from the Charms bar.

Devices

2 Select Project from the Devices menu.

Project

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Duplicate

Extend

Second screen only

3 Select your Projection Mode.

Disconnecting from a Device

1 Select Devices from the Charms bar.

Devices

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Project

2 Select Project from the Devices menu.

3 Select Disconnect and your device will stop projecting images to your display.

Disconnect

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Using Windows 7

NOTE: Download the Dell Wireless Monitor Software before making wireless connection to your Wireless Receiver.

NOTE: The illustrations below are for reference only and may differ from your actual computer screen based on the settings, version, and the language of your operating system.

Connecting to a Device

1 Open the Dell Wireless Monitor Software and it will automatically search for available devices.

Wireless Monitor

Select a monitor Refresh

Searching

2 When the SSID name as displayed on your display shows up on the list, click Connect.

Wireless Monitor

Select a monitor Refresh

Dell xxxx Connect

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Permission to connect

"xxxxxx" is a new device trying to connect.

To approve, enter the pin code below:

XXXXXXXX

3 When a 8-digit pin code displays, enter the pin code accordingly into your device. After the connection is accepted, your device will start projecting images to your display.

Changing the Projection Mode

1 Click on the Dell Wireless Monitor Software.

2 Select your Projection Mode.

Wireless Monitor

DisconnectDell xxxx

PC only Duplicate Extend Second screen only

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Disconnecting from a Device

1 Click on the Dell Wireless Monitor Software.

2 Click Disconnect and your device will stop projecting images to your display.

Wireless Monitor

DisconnectDell xxxx

PC only Duplicate Extend Second screen only

Using Settings on an Android Smartphone

Use Settings to connect to a Device

1 Open the Settings menu of your device.

2 Tap Display, then tap Screen Mirroring (depending on your device manufacturer, the name may be different).

3 Tap Cast.

4 Tap the Menu icon, then select Enable wireless display.

5 When a 8-digit pin code displays, enter the pin code accordingly into your device. After the connection is accepted, your device will start projecting images to your display.

Permission to connect

"xxxxxx" is a new device trying to connect.

To approve, enter the pin code below:

XXXXXXXX

To stop projecting images to your display, swipe down the notification shade with two fingers from the top of your screen and touch Disconnect.

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Using Dell Wireless Monitor App on an Android Smartphone

Connecting to a Device

1 Turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connection on your Android device.

NOTE: If the Bluetooth on your Android device is turned on before making the connection, you will be able to control the casted screen with keyboard or mouse connected to your display after connection is made.

2 Tap to activate the Dell Wireless Monitor app on your Android device.

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3 Tap Cast Settings.

4 Tap the SSID name as displayed on your display.

Wireless display

Wireless display

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Permission to connect

"xxxxxx" is a new device trying to connect.

To approve, enter the pin code below:

XXXXXXXX

5 When a 8-digit pin code displays, enter the pin code accordingly into your device. After the connection is accepted, your device will start projecting images to your display.

NOTE: If your device settings differ from those shown above, please refer to your device manual for Cast Screen connection instructions.

Disconnecting from a device

1 Tap to activate the Dell Wireless Monitor app on your Android device.

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2 Tap Cast Settings.

3 Tap the display name that is Connected.

Connected

Connected

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DISCONNECT

DISCONNECT

4 Tap DISCONNECT and your Android device will stop projecting images to your display.

NOTE: To check whether your device is supported, please visit Dell Support website: www.dell.com/wirelessmonitors or refer to your device manual or contact your device manufacturer for compatibility.

Updating Software of Wireless Receiver With the OTA (over-the-air) upgrade feature, the Dell Wireless Monitor can be upgraded to the most up-to-date version.

Please make sure that you have the following installed and ready:

1 Install Dell Wireless Monitor app on your Windows system.

2 Connect your Windows system to the Internet.

3 Connect your Windows system to the display for wireless display.

The Dell Wireless Monitor app will check for the latest version. Click Accept to download and install. Updating takes place in the background.

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Connecting Keyboard and Mouse Dell Wireless Monitor allows user to control device from a single keyboard and mouse connected to the display.

NOTE: Make sure Dell Wireless Monitor Software has been installed before using a keyboard or mouse to control the computer or Android device.

NOTE: The function support standard keyboard and mouse only.

1 Connect the keyboard or mouse to the USB downstream port of the display.

2 Then you can use the keyboard or mouse to control the home screen, computer, or Android device.

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Troubleshooting

WARNING: Before you begin any of the procedures in this section, follow the Safety Instructions.

Product Specific Problems

Specific Symptoms

What You Experience

Possible Solutions

No Input Signal when user controls are pressed

No picture, the LED light is white

Check the signal source. Ensure the computer is not in the power saving mode by moving the mouse or pressing any key on the keyboard.

Check whether the signal cable is plugged in properly. Re- plug the signal cable if necessary.

Reset the computer or video player.

Universal Serial Bus (USB) Specific Problems

Specific Symptoms

What You Experience

Possible Solutions

USB interface is not working

USB peripherals are not working

Check that your display is turned On.

Reconnect the USB peripherals (downstream connector).

Switch Off and then turn On the display again.

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Appendix

WARNING: Safety Instructions

WARNING: Use of controls, adjustments, or procedures other than those specified in this documentation may result in exposure to shock, electrical hazards, and/or mechanical hazards.

For information on safety instructions, see the Safety, Environmental, and Regulatory Information (SERI).

FCC Notices (U.S. Only) and Other Regulatory Information For FCC notices and other regulatory information, see the regulatory compliance website located at www.dell.com/regulatory_compliance.

Contact Dell For customers in the United States, call 800-WWW-DELL (800-999-3355).

NOTE: If you do not have an active Internet connection, you can find contact information on your purchase invoice, packing slip, bill, or Dell product catalog.

Dell provides several online and telephone-based support and service options. Availability varies by country and product, and some services may not be available in your area.

Online technical assistance www.dell.com/support/monitors

Contacting Dell www.de

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