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AP identification

How can i tell to what AP i am connected from the laptop perspective ?

I used the intel wireless utility but the mac addresses didn't match with the APs i have

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Re: AP identification

You can try to enable Aironet IE in the WLAN SSID advanced tab. You can also look at the radio mac on the ap not the ethernet mac.

-Scott
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Re: AP identification

Thanks but what's the purpose of enabling that ?

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Re: AP identification

It allows the AP to send out ap information including the AP name.

-Scott
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Re: AP identification

Will the AP's reboot after i apply that on the controller ?

Thanks

Re: AP identification

They won't, but that specific WLAN will temporarily go offline, your wireless clients will lose a packet or two

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