FRITZ!Powerline 540E Service - Knowledge Base
FRITZ!Powerline 540E Service
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FRITZ!Powerline adapter heats up during use
It is normal for the FRITZ!Powerline adapter to heat up depending on the operating load. Therefore, choose a location where it is not subject to additional heat and good heat dissipation is assured:
- Do not expose the FRITZ!Powerline adapter to direct sunlight.
- Do not use the FRITZ!Powerline adapter directly next to devices that also produce heat.
- Make sure that the ventilation slits are unobstructed and provide adequate ventilation.
- Plug the FRITZ!Powerline adapter vertically into a wall outlet. Since the ventilation slits are located at the top and sides of the device, this guarantees optimum heat dissipation from the housing.