Release Date: 9/2013 Utility Version: v7.1 Build 0101 WinPcap Version: v4.1.3 OS Compatibility: Windows® 8.1 (32/64-bit), 8 (32/64-bit), Windows 7 (32/64-bit), Vista (32/64-bit), XP (32/64-bit) Notes:
Added compatibility for Windows® 8/8.1
*Prerequisite: Requires Microsoft® .NET Framework 2.0. Please refer to the Microsoft download center for details on downloading and installing .NET Framework 2.0 ***To start the installation, double click the file "Installer_CD.bat***
If the PL LED is red indicating good quality only, try plugging the TPL-401E into another available wall power outlet to check if you can obtain better connection quality.
Use a pin or paperclip and push and hold the Reset button for 1 second on each TPL-401E powerline adapter. All LEDs will...
How many TPL-401E adapters can I use in a single network?
You can have a total of 64 units. Only 16 units are recommended on a single network. Additional adapters may decrease performance.
Please reference the items below if you continue to experience difficulty with installing and using your TPL-401E 500Mbps Powerline AV Adapter.
Try power cycli...
What do the LED’s on the TPL-401E indicate?
Off – Power Off
Solid Green – Power On
Off – No powerline link
Solid Green – Successful powerline link (Connection quality: Best)
Blinking Green – Activity
Solid Amber – Successful powerline link (Connection quality: Better)
Blinking Amber – Activity...
How do I reset the TPL-401E?
Reset the TPL-401E by pressing and holding in the reset button for approximately 10 seconds. The default network ID is HomePlugAV. You can synchronize the power line devices again by pressing and holding the sync button for 3 seconds on each unit. ...
I’m not getting a connection through the TPL-401E. What should I do?
Ensure you do not have the TPL-401E units connected to surge protectors or to any outlet with appliances. Please also ensure the units are connected to outlets within the same circuit breaker box. Reset the units and ensure they are configured with the same Network ID or use the sync button to co...
OFDM Symbol Modulation on link synchronization, 1024/256/64/8 - QAM, QPSK, BPSK, ROBO Carrier
TDMA and CSMA/CA
Powerline: up to 500Mbps**
Utility OS Compatibility
Windows® 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP
Up to 64 (max.)
Recommended: Up to 16* per powerline network
Overlapping Powerline Networks
Up to 4 (per electrical system)
Up to 300m (984ft.)
128-Bit AES (Advanced Encryption Standard)
Powerline (PL) Connection
No connection (Off)
Gigabit Ethernet (ETH) Connection Solid
Dimension (L x W X H)
A: 98 x 72 x 55 mm (3.9 x 2.8 x 2.2 in.)
EU/FR: 98 x 72 x 70 mm (3.9 x 2.8 x 2.8 in.)
UK: 98 x 72 x 64 mm (3.9 x 2.8 x 2.5 in.)
A: 150 g (5.3 oz)
EU/FR: 155 g (5.5 oz)
UK: 159 g (5.6 oz)
100~240V AC, 50~60Hz
Active mode: 4.69 Watts (max.)
Standby mode: 0.85 Watts (max.)
Operating: 0° ~ 40°C (32° ~ 104°F)
Storage: -20° ~ 70°C (-4° ~ 158°F)
Max. 90% (non-condensing)
CE, FCC, HomePlug® AV
Multi-Language Quick Installation Guide
CD-ROM (Utility & User’s Guide)
Network cable (1.5 m / 5 ft.)
* Maximum of 16 adapters (nodes) recommended for streaming video across your network. Additional adapters may decrease performance. ** 500Mbps is the maximum theoretical Powerline data rate. Actual throughput will vary depending on environment. *** Networked Powerline devices need to be plugged into power outlets that are on the same electrical system. **** GFCI outlets and AFCI circuit breakers may degrade Powerline network signals.
Information provided in this document pertain to TRENDnet products and is subject to change at any time, without notice.