3com baseline managed switch installation

I am installing a 3com Baseline Maanged Switch for the first time.

Is it just "plug and go" or do I need to do any configuration before it will work as a switch?

It is the first time I have used a 3com Baseline Managed switch!

I have lloked at the documentation which seems to suggest that it "may" be plug and go.

are there any configuration setting which I would need to change. It is for use in a office with 12 PC's, 2 printers (connected via the netwrok) and 2 serviers.
MawallaceAsked:
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jfradyCommented:
If you just want to use it as a Layer 2 switch all you need to do is pug it in and connect your machines.
JordanNolanCommented:
Since you spent the extra money for the Managed type switch you should probably at least give it a static IP address on the network.  There are a lot of useful things you can do with the managed options so you should start taking a look at all the features to see where they might be benificial.

Take a look at all the reports and monitors and you will be suprized at what options you have available and how it might help you improve your network performance and management.

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jfradyCommented:
A split would have been nice as I answered the question.
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