A Step-by-Step Guide to Install Industrial Switches

Apr 02,2024

Industrial switches are crucial components in industrial networks, providing reliable and secure connectivity. Installing these switches correctly is essential for ensuring optimal performance and network efficiency. In this guide, we'll walk you through the installation process for three common types of industrial switches: rack-mount switches, DIN-rail switches, and embedded switches.

How to Install Industrial DIN-Rail Switch

  1. Select a suitable location on the DIN rail for mounting the switch.
  2. Attach the DIN rail mounting clips to the switch. 
  3. Slide the switch onto the DIN rail and secure it in place.

Note: Maiwe DIN-rail switches are pre-installed with DIN rail mounting clips, so you can skip the step 2.

How to Install Industrial Rack Mount Switch

  1. Choose the appropriate location for the switch, ensuring proper ventilation and access to power outlets.
  2. Mount the switch in the rack using the provided mounting brackets and screws.

How to Install Industrial Embedded Switch

  1. Determine the mounting location for the embedded switch within the equipment or device.
  2. Gently place the product on the mounting post and align the fixing holes, then use the screwdriver to screw the fixing screws into the post.


Proper installation of industrial switches is essential for ensuring reliable and secure network connectivity. By following the steps outlined in this guide, you can install rack-mount, DIN-rail, and embedded switches with ease, ensuring optimal performance for your industrial network.

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