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D-link DAP-2590 VLAN configuration

So we have been fighting this issue for well over a year. It's been so long that I am having to relearn the configuration today. Here's the situation. We're running several D-Link DAP-2590's with ...
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How to connect two wireless routers by powerlines [closed]

To extend the wireless range I bought a pair of powerlines. So one of them is connected to the main wireless router which is provided by ISP company. And the other side of the powerline is connected ...
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How to prevent users from connecting directly to the switch, where the Access point is connected?

I'm about to setup a large wireless network, at a dorm. The hardware I'm using is going to be: HP Procurve E2520-24G-PoE (J9299A) Cisco Aironet 2602i Autonomous Access Point Since the outlets at ...
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Download Cisco Lightweight AP Image

I currently have a Cisco WLC 2112 and several 1242 lightweight AP's. Is there any way I can download the IOS image either from the AP's themselves or through the controller?
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Need to “extend” wireless signal to conference room

We have a network set up using an ASUS RT-N66U for our office with the following configuration: Private SSID (one for 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz) Guest SSID (one for 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz) Unfortunately, we've ...
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Windows 7 client unable to connect to Cisco Wireless Access point

My windows 7 pc is unable to connect to Cisco's Aironet 1040 AP(autonomous) AP is configured to use EAP with local RADIUS server. AP debug messages indicates RADIUS server rejected Windows client ...
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DD-WRT routers and subnets - how to get devices on same subnet to see each other?

We have an entry point from our ISP. It has the subnet 0, it's a MikroTik device over which we have zero control. We have 2 dumb 4-port switches and 2 wrt54gl routers with DD-WRT installed. These ...
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How does static ip work among a few access points?

I have a modem that is connected to a main router. This main router is then connected to a few access points which in turn connect to a bunch of computers either wired or wirelessly. Questions: Do I ...
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Cisco Aironet 1040 and 1260 Migrate from Standalone/Autonomous Mode to Lightweight/Controller-Based Mode

Is there a way to migrate an a Cisco Aironet 1260 and also a Cisco Aironet 1040 both in Standalone/Autonomous Mode to Lightweight/Controller-Based Mode so they can be managed through a Cisco Wireless ...
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WAP + Ethernet Switch Configuration

I need about 20-25 Ethernet connections so I guess a switch is the only way to go. My question is does a wireless access point create a new network (would it make the wireless network a separate ...
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What's the point of Load Balancing between multiple SSID on the single wireless AP device?

I have a Cisco WAP4410N AP device. Since yesterday, it is supposed to serve a network of about 15 (max 20) clients at the same time, but not all clients will be using bandwidth simultaneously, since ...
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Wireless Access Point connection benefits over Wireless Routers

While I was doing research on wireless connection limits, I stumbled upon this question. Zypher's answer seems to suggest connection capacity benefits of wireless access points over wireless routers. ...
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How to setup a guest network?

i've a some Cisco WAP2000 access point. These are used to allow our employee and our warehouse to connect to out network. I would like to allow guest's to connect but for using only internet, with ...
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wireless network for about 100 clients using home-grade equipment [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my capacity planning? Let me say that I have already read a similar question here - High client density, low cost wifi network? However, I do not have ...
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Is it possible to put Cisco Aironet 1000 APs in standalone mode?

Almost all of the documentation that I've read seems to suggest that a controller is required, but I've been assigned to sell my employer's old 1000's and finally get rid of the ancient 4400 series ...
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Cisco Aironet 1200 Series AP Configuration

I am attempting to configure a new CISCO Aironet 1200 Series Access Point to have a fixed IP. I have been searching online and I have come to the conclusion that the default IP address of this device ...
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PoE switch to power Cisco Aironet 1200 access points

I have a draytek P2260 poe switch which can provide up to 15.4 watt of power to devices like IP phones. This switch is a 24-ports 802.3af PoE PSE However Cisco Aironet AP require 18.5 watts and at the ...
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configuring cisco wireless access point via snmp

Is it possible to configure Cisco aironet access points via SNMP? For example for basic functionalities such as; setting SSID setting authentication method creating VLANs Regards,
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Cisco Aironet 1200 Access Point Roaming

I have 5 Cisco 1200 Access point. 1 of them is running as WDS and 4 AP is using it. I am using Default Radio Channel: Least Congested Frequency. On the AP running WDS, I can see all 5 APs are ...
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Cisco Aironet 1142 reset to default

I have a 1142 that I purchased that needs to be set to factory defaults so that I can configure it. I do an escape at the boot sequence and I get to the ap: prompt, the reset instructions that Cisco ...
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Packets being dropped by iptables

I am trying to create a Software Access Point in linux. I followed the blog here. Steps I performed: Started dhcp server on wlan0. Properly configured hostapd.conf Enabled packet forwarding & ...
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Cisco 881w - AP dropping clients non-stop

I have a Cisco 881w, and some clients are connected on the AP (wifi). Today, the AP was dropping clients under the reason "reached max retries". Then when I reloaded the AP, everything was back to ...
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lightweight access point?

Im moving from an all in one to a router + access point. In doing googling and reasearch and talking to friends I ended up with router - cisco rv016 wifi access point - airnet 1142 lightweight ...
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How to achieve automatic roaming between two Cisco Aironet access points?

I have two Cisco Aironet 1141 access points covering an office; the access points are configured identically (each of them with two SIDs) and are fully working; they are standalone access points, not ...
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Extending the wired internal network to wireless by using PoE Access Points

Today we're running a Mikrotik 1100AHx2 at our office where we've four floors on different subnets. Now I'm looking in to setting up a Wireless network spanning across these floors using Access Points,...
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vlan switch port modes

I have a powerconnect 5548p switch and Linksys 4410N wireless access point. I would like to host two SSIDs on the access point--one going to VLAN1 (default VLAN) and the other going to a separate ...
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Wireless network with 6 routers

I have 5 internal Wi-Fi routers (DrayTek Vigor2110n). These routers are intended to supply Internet connectivity for visitors of the site within the open area, without aloowing access to the internal ...
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How to listen for SNMP Traps from SNMP enabled network devices?

I just began working for my school's networking department, and I was assigned a project to develop a program to listen for traps from SNMP network devices. The device I am testing with an Access ...
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Which Authentication Server in consumer Access Points

The WPA2 standard defines three entities: STA: the networking station, e.g. pc AP: access point AS: authentication server As far as I understand, when you buy a regular access point, there is a ...
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Cisco Aironet 1200 (AIR-AP1231G-A-K9) issues

I bought a Cisco Aironet AIR-AP1231G-A-K9 off of ebay and am having issues with it. The first and most alarming issue is the cycling of the status lights. I read the manual and it does not show that ...
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Cisco 881w AP factory reset

If I want to return to the factory IOS and configurations of the AP only, I must issue this command: service-module wlan-ap0 reset default-config right? But which IOS is going to replace the ...
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Reloading Cisco 881w AP reloads the whole router?

This is about a Cisco router (881w) with the AP-WLAN interface. While on the AP interface (after having entered this command:) service-module wlan-ap 0 session If I enter this command: reload ...
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How to reach a device on a different subnet?

I have what may seem to be a basic question about routing, but I ask it because I am not sure where to start. I have a simple network setup: Client1, Win7, 192.168.0.50, default gateway is set as ...
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How to get 2.4ghz wifi to work in an area with high interference

I'm having issues getting consistant wifi working in my office. We are in a highly built up area with lots of office blocks around us. I know i should change the channels to e.g. 1,6,11 or something ...
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Windows virtual wifi hostednetwork - set max number of clients?

I'm building an app that has functionality that creates on the fly a new virtual wifi utilizing the Windows 7 / 2008 features. I can create it just fine, but am looking how to limit the maximum number ...
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How to use WPA2 client mode in the Linux-based Cisco WAP4410N access point

I have a Cisco WAP4410N access point that I want to use as a client to connect to a WPA2 wireless network (for WLAN service monitoring purposes). Supposedly this access point supports a "Wireless ...
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Portable, battery-powered, wireless access point, ethernet adapter [closed]

I am in need of an adapter that will convert an ethernet port into a wireless access point. I have found a handful of devices, but I'm unable to find a device that is battery powered. Does a self-...
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Guest Internet access for an hotel

First of all, thanks so much for all the help from all the techies on this site. We have to implement the ability for guests to use the internet over wireless for an hotel. When guests check into ...
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Access Point - should I be able to connect to it even when it's not connected to a network [closed]

Should I be able to connect to my wireless access point (AP) even when the AP is not connected to the network. I'm just trying to work out why I can't connect to the AP and wanted to know if I had to ...
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How to interpret Cisco IOS web “signal to noise(dBm)”?

I notice a problem when viewing 802.11 (wifi) client status on a Cisco 1242AG AP. My question is about the "Signal to Noise (dBm)" field. I think that field should be called "Signal to Noise rate"(...
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Setting up private and guest WiFi from Windows Server 2008 R2 for non profit (~20 users)

I'm about to set up a wireless network with a Active Directory domain. The problem is that the desktops they have at the office should connect via AD so they get access to shared resources, gp etc. ...
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Juniper AX411 access points and 2.4ghz

I'm using the Juniper AX411 access points in my office. I have set them up to broadcast 3 different virtual access points all over 2.4 ghz. This all works fine for maybe 1-2 days and then this slows ...
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how to block all web traffic on a Cisco Aironet 1250

I have a Cisco Aironet 1250 that we're using. I need to be able to configure it (hopefully from the command line, but web could work) to block all http and https traffic. We are trying to test our ...
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How to define a “challenging RF environment”?

I'm shopping around for some new Wi-Fi routers, and the Cisco Aironets look pretty good. There are some differentiating features between the models; in particular, the 1260 is designed for "...
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Cisco AIR1042 AP does not recognize “configure” command

I try to configure a Cisco Aironet 1042N Series Access Point for Office Use. Web-browser interface is disabled by default. I must enable it for configuring but when I try to configure it from CLI I ...
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WAP Monitoring Suggestions?

We have a wireless access point at a client site. They say it goes down a lot. We replaced it. They say it still goes down a lot. Nobody's happy. Now, in some instances, "WAP down" turned out to be a ...
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WPA2-Enterprise and RADIUS accounting server

Is mandatory to use WPA2-Enterprise to be able to send accounting packages to my RADIUS server from an access point (Meraki)?
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Meraki's Accounting-Requests to RADIUS server

I'm running a RADIUS server with some Meraki APs, the process of Authentications is fine... But it seems that the Meraki Cloud Controller is just sending the authentication packets and not the ...
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Why is my TP-LINK wireless access point continuously generating traffic to a strange ip (ssdp?)

I just plugged in a couple tp-link wirless access points and found that while they work fine, I am now seeing traffic going from their internal ip's to a 239.255.255.250 which is nothing on my network....
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Troubleshooting Aruba 92 Access Point

We have an Aruba wireless system with five current access points and a virtual controller. I have just purchased another (Aruba 92) access point and can't get the controller to recognize it. The power ...