I also noticed a difference between the language and needs of my SG500 vs my Catalyst switches. I agree...what used to work doesn't with these. I was replacing an older 100mb switch with a gigabit/PoE switch. I thought I just needed to trunk my uplink port and add "access vlan xxx". That's what I had on the old switch and it worked like a charm. No go on my SG500. I fought with the web-gui and the language used there as well. Toms post was helpful and worked like a charm. Sorry to resurrect an old post, but I wanted to confirm what sclarkson79 was experiencing and thank Tom Watts as well.
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