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ETC Network IP Addresses

Default IP Ranges For ETC Products

Below are the ETC Network addressing standards. Bold numbers or modes are the default for devices that ship with a preconfigured IP. These standard ranges should be used unless a different range is required by the site.


ETC Product IP Range Secondary Port IP Range Tertiary Port IP Range Quaternary IP Range SFP1 IP Range SPF2 IP Range
Apex 5 to to to to to to
Apex 10 to to to to to to
Apex 20 to to to to to to
Apex Processor to to to to to to
ETC Product IP Range Secondary Port IP Range

Cobalt 10 to to

Cobalt 20 to to

Cobalt Light Server to to

Cobalt ETCnomad (PC) to


Congo to

Congo jr to to
Congo Kid to to
Congo Light Server to n/a
PC Congo to n/a
ColorSource AV Console to n/a 
Element to to
Element 2 to to
Emphasis Server to n/a
Eos to n/a
Eos Titanium (Ti) to to
Eos RPU to n/a
Eos RPU3 to to
ETCPad Automatic/DHCP n/a
Express and Expression Emphasis Face Panel to n/a
GDS CueSystem to n/a
Gio to to
Gio @5 to to
Hog 4 Consoles to (HogNet) to (FixtureNet)
Hog 3/4 DP8000s to (HogNet) to (FixtureNet)
Ion to to
Ion RPU to to
Ion Xe to to
Ion Xe 20 to to
Ion Xe RPU to to
Net3 RVI to to
Net3 RVI3 to to
Obsession (I & II) to n/a
Obsession Face Panel to n/a
Obsession II PC File Server n/a

1Some earlier versions of these consoles do not have a secondary network port.

Architectural Controls

ETC Product IP Range Secondary Port IP Range
Echo Expansion Bridge (EEB) / BACnet Interface (EBI) / Integration Interface (EII) to (preferred)
or Auto/DHCP
Echo Architectural Control Processor (E-ACP) to n/a
EchoTouch Controller Automatic/DHCP or n/a
Unison Legacy CMEi Processor to n/a
Unison Mosaic Controller to n/a
Unison Paradigm Central Control Server (P-CCS) DHCP

Unison Paradigm Architectural Control Processor (P-ACP) to n/a
Unison Paradigm Network Station Power Supply (P-NSPS-D) to n/a
Unison Paradigm 18" Touchscreen (P-TS18) to n/a
Unison Paradigm Touchscreen (P-LCD / P-TS7) to (preferred) 
or Auto/DHCP

Networking / Gateways

ETC Product IP Range Secondary Port IP Range
ETCNet2 Nodes (Video; 2 & 4 Port DMX) to 
Net3 Conductor DHCP
Net3 DMX, I/O, and Show Control Gateways Automatic/DHCP (preferred) or to
Net3 RFR Base Station (Handheld has no IP) DHCP (preferred) or to
Response 0-10V Gateway Automatic/DHCP (preferred) or to
Response Mk2 DMX Gateway Automatic/DHCP (preferred) or to

Power Controls

ETC Product IP Range Secondary Port IP Range
Echo Relay Panel / Echo Relay Panel Feed Through / Sensor IQ to n/a
IES Matrix to n/a
Sensor+ / CEM+ to 
Default: 10.101.1GG.1RR (GG = group #, RR = rack #)
Sensor3 / CEM3 
(used in ETC Sensor3 Racks and FDX3000 installation racks)
Auto/DHCP or to (preferred)


ETC Product IP Range Secondary Port IP Range
Foundation / Foundation HD / Foundation Desk DHCP
Foundation Client n/a
Foundation Handheld Remote (FHHR / FHHR-2) n/a
Foundation Safety Node / Safety Node Extender n/a
Foundation Server DHCP
Foundation Simulator n/
MCX Node n/a
QuickTouch Preset n/a

Third Party Products

Third Party Products IP Range
Net2 PC Control 
(Emphasis/Obsession Remote Facepanel, NCE, Light Manager, CUDI) to
Net3 PC Control 
(Eos Family ETCnomad, Cobalt Family ETCnomad, Congo Family ETCnomad, GCE, LightDesigner) 
DHCP or to (preferred)
Android Device or 
DHCP (preferred) or to
Wireless Access Point/Router for Net3 Systems 
(iRFR, client)
DHCP (preferred) or to
ETC Supplied Wireless Access Point
(Part #s: SGN-WAX610-M or SGN-WAX610Y-M) to
WRFU Handheld to
WRFU Wireless Access Point/Router for Net2 Systems to
Video Media Server to
Router and Switch to 10.101.x.1
Reserved for Network Administrator to and 
10.101.x.2 to 10.101.x.100
RAS Connection Client to
Reserved for RAS Network Administrator to
Net2 Compatible 3rd Party Node to

Default Subnet Mask and Gateway

Item Value
Subnet Mask**
Default Gateway (Router) Net2 Equipment: Device's own IP Address* 
Computers & Net3 Equipment: 

*A gateway matching the IP address causes the device to send to all addresses directly from its own network interface.
** Note for Android users: In recent Android versions this is referred to as "Network Prefix Length" and should be set to 16 for the equivalent of

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