Help ScreensSonicWALL devices ship with complete manuals, published as PDF files, on an accompanying CD-ROM. Administrators can also access comprehensive help documentation that's kept current on the live SonicWALL Web site by clicking the Help button that appears on the left menu of the SonicWALL configuration interface.
Linksys devices, meanwhile, include only spartan documentation, as shown here on the bottom.
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