tp-link LS1005G 5/8-Port Gigabit Desktop Switch Installation Guide

June 9, 2024

tp-link LS1005G 5/8-Port Gigabit Desktop Switch

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5/8-Port Gigabit Desktop Switch

LiteWave LS1005G/LS1008G

LED Explanation


  • On: Power on
  • Off: Power off

Link/Act (Green)
On: Running at 10/100/1000Mbps Off:No device is linked to the
corresponding port Flashing: Transmitting/receiving data

Note: For simplicity, we will take LS1008G for example throughout this Guide.


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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q1. The Power LED is not lit.
The Power LED should be lit when the power system is working normally. If the Power LED is not lit, check as follows:
A1:  Make sure the power adapter is connected to the switch with power source properly.
A2:  Make sure the voltage of the power supply meets the requirements of the input voltage of the switch.
A3: Make sure the power source is ON.

Q2. The Link/Act LED is not lit when a device is connected to the corresponding port.
It is recommended that you check the following items:

A1: Make sure that the cable connectors are firmly plugged into the switch and the device.
A2: Make sure the connected device is turned on and works normally.
A3: The cable must be less than 100 meters long (328 feet).


General Specifications
  • Standard
    IEEE802.3, IEEE802.3i, IEEE802.3u, IEEE802.3ab, IEEE802.3x

  • Protocol

  • Data Transfer Rate
    Ethernet: 10Mbps (Half Duplex), 20Mbps (Full Duplex)
    Fast Ethernet: 100Mbps (Half Duplex), 200Mbps (Full Duplex)
    Gigabit Ethernet: 2000Mbps (Full Duplex)

  • Network Media (Cable)
    10Base-T: UTP category 3, 4, 5 cable (maximum 100m)
    EIA/TIA-568 100Ω STP (maximum 100m)
    100Base-TX: UTP category 5, 5e cable (maximum 100m)
    EIA/TIA-568 100Ω STP (maximum 100m)
    1000Base-T: UTP category 5e cable (maximum 100m)
    EIA/TIA-568 100Ω STP (maximum 100m)

  • Interface
    5/8 10/100/1000Mbps Auto-Negotiation RJ45 Ports

  • LED Indicators
    Power, Link/Act LED

  • Transfer Method

  • MAC Address Learning
    Automatically learning, automatically aging

  • Frame Forward Rate
    10Base-T: 14881pps/Port 100Base-TX: 148810pps/Port 1000Base-T: 1488095pps/Port

  • Wall Mountable

  • Distance Between
    LS1005G: 38mm

  • Mounting Holes
    LS1008G: 48mm

Environmental and Physical Specifications
  • Operating Temperature: 0˚C to 40˚C (32˚F to 104˚F)
  • Operating Humidity: 10% to 90%RH non-condensing
  • Storage Humidity: 5% to 90%RH non-condensing

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Safety Information

  • Keep the device away from water, fire, humidity or hot environments.
  • Do not attempt to disassemble, repair, or modify the device. If you need service, please contact us.
  • Do not use damaged charger or USB cable to charge the device.
  • Do not use any other chargers than those recommended.
  • Adapter shall be installed near the equipment and shall be easily accessible.

TP-Link hereby declares that the device is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of directives 2014/30/EU, 2014/35/EU, 2009/125/EC, 2011/65/EU and (EU)2015/863.
The original EU declaration of conformity may be found at


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