How to turn External Antenna on Cisco 1030/WLAN4400
I have an access point with a 100' low loss cable (CiscoAIR-CAB100ULL)connected to an Cisco AIR-ANT2506 5.2dB Gain Omni antenna. I can stand right next to the antenna and I see only a 1bar signal strength using Windows Zero Config tool. It seems obvious to me that the antenna is not turned on. I have my antenna connected to the Right 2.4 GHZ terminal and I have set my WLAN controller to the following:
Re: How to turn External Antenna on Cisco 1030/WLAN4400
There were some 12xx APs with the antenna connections reversed. Try either setting the AP to "Left" ot move the coax to the left antenna terminal.
If that doesn't help, there may be a problem with the coax, the radio could be disabled, the power setting could be set very low, you could be "too close" and overloading the receiver (try moving away `10-15 feet), bad connector, bad antenna ...
Transferring Crash file from standby: Login to the Active WLC in HA.
From CLI: (Cisco Controller) >transfer upload datatype crash (Cisco
Controller) >transfer upload filename (Cisco
Controller) >transfer upload mode tftp (Cisco Controller) >transfer
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