Beacon is required to be connected to the internet to startup and operate. We strongly recommend a hardline ethernet connection as it will provide the most reliable connection. Below you can find information on networking requirements and how to verify your internet connection.
If you are behind a firewall then ensure you provide outbound access to the following. Beacon does not require inbound ports to be open.
View/Configure Network Settings - e-Series
On the teach pendant, open the Menu in the upper right
Select System > Network
From this screen you can now configure the network based on your needs. If you see Network is connected then you know you have a valid network connection.