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.
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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.
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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