AirPort Express 802.11n (2nd Generation): Guide to ports and connectors

Learn about ports and connectors of AirPort Express 802.11n (2nd Generation).

AirPort Express 802.11n (2nd Generation) has a number of ports and connectors with various functions.

  Name Description
1 Status LED Shows the status of your AirPort Express. Click here to learn more about the status LED.
2 Link light Lights up when it detects connectivity with another device.
3 Power For connecting AirPort Express to an AC power source.
4 WAN For connecting a DSL or cable modem, or for connecting to an existing Ethernet network.
5 LAN For connecting Ethernet devices such as printers, switches, and computers.
6 USB For connecting a USB printer.
7 Analog and optical digital audio Out For connecting AirPort Express to a stereo or powered speakers.
8 Reset button

For resetting AirPort Express. Click here to learn more about resetting.


Learn more

Go to the Apple Support page to learn more about your AirPort Express 802.11n (2nd Generation) and Apple networks.

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