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Bridging together MSM460 AP clients over static mesh link with MSM560 Ethernet port

My objective is to make clients connected to the HP MSM460's AP to be able to connect to the LAN connected to the HP MSM560. Like this: Client #1 <-> MSM460's AP <-> MSM406's mesh link ...
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hostapd: mapping MAC address to VLAN ID (static mapping via accept_mac_file)

I want hostapd to assign each station a given VLAN based on MAC address. BTW, my network is quite small. Using RADIUS would be an overkill. According to the hostapd manual: Optionally, the local ...
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How exactly wifi controller manage users between access points?

There are a lot of WiFi controllers on a market. And I think all or most of them work the same way. One of the important features of the controller is that they somehow make it possible for users ...
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Accessing Routers used as an Access Point (or AP-Mode enabled)

UPDATED-STATEMENT: 20180827@115000 Post created UPDATED-STATEMENT: 20180809@212400 A suggestion was made that said no DHCP on downstream then it'll get it from the next DHCP upstream router. I'm ...
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Is there an easy way (via CLI) to identify the WLC an AP is connected to?

this is my current situation: In our Company we use Cisco Acess Point and Wireless Controllers in various Countries. Due to a license-shortage we have more and more APs registered to WLCs in different ...
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Hostapd - Download speed artificially limited?

I am currently attempting to configure a virtualized Debian machine as a wireless AP, and have successfully gotten everything to work except the following: For some reason, wireless clients only ...
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How do I enable the WIFI radio of an HP ProCurve 420ww Access Point?

So based on this old question of mine I figured out that I can reset the access point and access it using telnet through a wired Ethernet connection. I have set a new password, I have set up the ...
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EnGenius EzMaster UDP Port 1234

I am setting up an enGenuis ezMaster Server... When running the network connection test I get a error for the Controller port about opening Port 1234. I check with my network admin and also on the ...
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How can I find IP/web console for a wireless AP

I have a Dlink DWL-2600AP, it is working but I'd like to do some troubleshooting on it (it's acting as if client isolation has magically turned on after 2 years, which is a problem for our wireless ...
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Redirecting hotspot's traffic through the TOR [duplicate]

I have settled WI-FI hotspot on Kali linux via hostapd+dnsmasq tools. For being able to access internet(which is accessible through different interface) I used masquerading: iptables -P FORWARD ...
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Need help choosing a router and/or wireless AP for a 15-40 person office? [closed]

I've been tasked with improving the wireless network at my office / co-working space. I'm not particularly experienced with business network infrastructure, but I'm more experienced than probably all ...
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Fortigate Captive portal with huawei access point

I searched a lot for my problem without solution and I hop to have help from you . I working on external captive portal with fortigate and huawei access point . but when any user who connected to ...
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Using a modern browser with the HP Wireless Access Point 420 (J8131A)?

I have a HP Wireless Access Point 420 (J8131A) and I am facing the problem that its admin interface uses either an ActiveX plugin or a JAR file - I'm not sure because none of browsers on none of my ...
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Trouble with 802.11ac from a WLE900VX card (QCA9880 ath10k) via hostapd

I think this is where I am going wrong-- But I am not sure if it really is the problem and even if it is, I am not sure what to do about it. nl80211: Could not configure driver mode nl80211: ...
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Linux access point as tunnel splitter

Since at my workplace they use Cisco VPNs (AnyConnect protocol) to reach production and test servers, i need to be always connected to work on those servers. The problem is that the VPN doesn't ...
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vlans for corp and guest networks SSID broadcast

Cenario: Two separated physical connections: 01 Corp (Internet, shared network resources, etc) 192.168.10.x 02 Guest 192.168.1.x (Internet only) AP: ZyXEL NWA3560-N Lab switch: HP 1810-24G What I’m ...
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Connecting two APs of different models to SXT router

In my small business office I have a SXT lite router that is connected to Internet and then a TP-LINK TD-W8960N router is connected to the SXT wired as AP. Now I need to extend the internal wireless ...
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Connecting wireless router to sonicwall firewall

I have no idea what I'm doing and I don't have time to learn about it. I need a quick fix and am out of options so I am sorry if this post breaks the rules, I have done my due diligence in searching ...
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Accessing eth0 device via device on wlan0

I have set up a private network at work using a rasperry pi as the wireless access point. All of my wireless devices are able to connect to the network and communicate (via wlan0), however I have a ...
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Restricting WIFI AP access to AP's IP address only [closed]

I have an ubuntu system with a USB wifi dongle set up as both an AP and Client and it's routing my internet connection. I followed the instructions at http://imti.co/post/145442415333/raspberry-pi-3-...
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Unable to access server using remote desktop and detect access point in controller software at the same time

I have following topology: I am not a networking expert but somehow using the help of the Internet I was able to successful configure my topology so that I can access the Server remotely from any ...
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Will a commercial grade router bottle neck two wireless access points?

This may be a silly a question but here goes. I'm looking into setting up a more robust wireless system for the company I work for. Right now we're running off a NETGEAR AC1200 consumer grade router ...
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WiFi dropping connection - several AP in the area - how do you link to one AP and lock onto it

How can we get laptop users to select the correct AP and "lock" on to it so it does not drop and try to access another AP - Now every wifi user is having the device drop the connection and try another ...
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Warehouse WiFi Repeatedly Disconnecting Only When Standing Under AP with 'Preferred Site' Error

Here's a strange one, I'm commissioning some Motorola/Symbol MC40 Android scanners in a warehouse environment. They just installed new WiFi APs to cover the warehouse. They seem to work fine, except ...
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Routed AP openwrt

I am trying to use an Alice Gate2 as routed client to serve Internet connection to a smartTV via Ethernet. The network topology should be as follows: Internet -->(wired)-->[R1]---> (wireless)----> [...
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Configuration to connect an Acess Point into a pfSense Network

At the moment I have an wired network provided by my pfSense router. I bought an Access point (tl-wa801nd access point), in order to have a wireless network in my wired network. In my computer host, I ...
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Sonicwall TZ205 with EnGenius ESB300 as Guest Wireless AP, Need to keep networks apart

I have a SonicWall TZ205 with an EnGenius ESB300 as a Guest Wireless AP. I would like to keep these networks segregated. Interface X0 is the LAN, X1 is WAN and the EnGenius is connected to X4 in AP ...
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Printer not reachable in network

i've a low-cost printer Samsung i provided to configure in my network. i gave it a static IP and connected to my AP. i can ping (and use) the printer only if i'm connected to the same AP. why can't i ...
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Expand wlan with a wlan router or access point [closed]

My wish is to expand the WLAN network, because of aborted connections. That means, the "central" router gives the internet connection in the LAN and the other router/access point uses the LAN ...
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How to connect wireless APs to the same Radius server if the sevrer is on a different subnet?

I am trying to create the following setup. I have a pfSense firewall with two NIC (Internet - WAN/LAN - Switch). I am setting up VLANs on the switch so I end up with 3 subnets. A subnet for servers ...
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LAN access but no internet connection unless different subnet [closed]

Dear SF@StackExchange, I'm using an access point that provides LAN as well as WLAN capabilities using 4G to connect its hosts to the internet. DHCP is deactivated by design. Regardless of the OS ...
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DHCP in wireless router configuration when connected to VLAN

We are attempting to create a wireless network on top of a wired network. The wireless network is will enable clinicians to use wireless devices (tablets) when seeing patients. The wired network has a ...
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Cannot connect with WPA2 ((AES)) algorithm + EAP-TTLS PAP with freeradius auth

I setup successfully an enterprise wifi connection with LDAP authentication by the mediation of Freeradius. I used EAP-TTLS PAP because I have hashed passwords in my OpenLDAP directory. In case I used ...
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Cisco WAP321 dropping ARP packets

At my office we have 4 WAP321 connected directly to a Cisco 891f router. Randomly throughout the day, computers will lose access to the network. They will remain connected to the Wifi SSID, but can't ...
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ICMP Packet Flood a local device over Wireless AP to figure out packet loss?

I'm using a utility to create an ICMP packet flood/attack called Hyanea since windows doesn't have native support like linux does. I want to be able to test a new AP to see if any packet loss occurs....
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udp broadcast not working on access point

I've created a c++ server who broacast a packet every second. The binary is working and the packet is correctly send when i'm connected on the wifi. I've put the working binary on a raspberry and ...
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TP-Link AP EAP120 proper setup : SSID and 2.4GHz frequencies

We are implementing a Hotspot wifi solution at a camp site. The Buildings are 3 floors with 16 rooms in each floor. There are 16 buildings like that. Every room can have up to 10 people. So at peak ...
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Use Access Point to extend network to remote computer without a wireless card

I am trying to set up a computer on a rolling cart so it can be move around the office to be wireless without actually having a wireless card in it. So I need to go from NIC to ethernet cable to ...
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Seamless wireless AP network through wired routers [closed]

We have 3 open-space floors of 80 square meters each that we want to cover by the same wireless network in a big concrete building. We also have ethernet cables set up throughout all the floors. The ...
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Ubiquity Powerstation radio switch port not working

Is there a way i can still connect to my Ubiquity Powerstation 5 Radio that the ethernet switch port is not working with my Laptop. When connected to the PoE, it powered up and the WAN light ...
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Public Wi-Fi with Individual Authentication and Time limit for Internet Access [closed]

I would like to change the way that my costumers access to the internet. I would like to enable two ways for sharing my internet: With my wireless network as public, I would like to give a username ...
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Release dhcp lease after forcing client to disconnect

I configured a wifi access point based on OpenWRT to limit the number of clients to 4 at the same time. For that purpose I gave a limited number (4) IP addresses leaseable by DHCP. After a period of ...
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unable to setup point to point network between two openwrt boards

I am trying to setup point to point networks between two Avila boards (Processor : XScale-IXP42x Family) running Openwrt( KAMIKAZE 8.09.1) and Linux kernel 2.6.26.8. I am trying to setup two ...
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Same number of clients - multiple WAPs vs Single WAP

We purchased a device that acts as a WAP through which you can connect a mobile device and share its content onto a projector or tv. My question is - if we have multiple deployments of this device, ...
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How to link hostapd to physical wireless card via ethernet?

I want to separate the software and physical part of an access point into two different equipments. As a first step, I have installed hostapd in an Ubuntu server machine. How can we link hostapd to a ...
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HP Radio Port 210 web configuration

We acquired used WiFi system to provide better wlan for the customers in our hostel. The switch is HP PROCURVE 5406zl and we have 50 or so HP PROCURVE RADIO PORT 210 access points. I set up the ...
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cannot access my cisco 881W AP interface

I have a new Cisco 881w AP and I am trying to get to the AP interface. When i follow the procedures outlined by Cisco, i get asked for a username and password. I have tried all the suggested ...
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Radius Client IP Address when setting up Wifi with WPA2 Enterprise?

I have taken over a server setup (as part of my job) which is setup of the following: Server setup with Threat Management Gateway (serving as the firewall) - 192.168.1.1 Server with Domain Controller ...
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New Cisco AIR-1602I-E-K9 AP not working on some ports

I have had this problem since last friday but cannot solve it. I gave it a lot of thought so posting here is my last option/hope. We recently aquired 5 new Cisco AIR-1602I-E-K9, I configured them all ...
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Freeradius LDAP through AP

I need help with a connection to RADIUS throught Access Point LevelOne EAP-110. I configured RADIUS + LDAP, tried with radiusd -X I get this message: radtest fsobarzo ********** localhost 100 ...