Cisco Support Community
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Announcements

Welcome to Cisco Support Community. We would love to have your feedback.

For an introduction to the new site, click here. And see here for current known issues.

New Member

Wireless Point to Point Cisco 1242ag

Hi

Is it possible to set up some sort of authentication where the root bridge and non-root bridge only associate with the opposites MAC address?

Everyone's tags (2)
3 REPLIES
Hall of Fame Super Gold

Re: Wireless Point to Point Cisco 1242ag

Don't see the reason why, but yes.  You can.

You also have the option of putting a strong password so no other bridge without the valid password can be part of the bridge.  Y'see if, say, you've encoded the bridge's MAC in and you needed to replace, you'll have to reconfigure the MAC address. 

New Member

Re: Wireless Point to Point Cisco 1242ag

Can you explain how i would associate the MAcs please?

Its not something I would do but it is something a customer has requested and i have no previous experience of this on Cisco wireless products!!!

Many thanks

Hall of Fame Super Gold

Re: Wireless Point to Point Cisco 1242ag

Have a look at the link provided.  There are ways of adding encryption and passwords to your point-to-point bridge.  My recommendation is to go this way.  It's alot quicker and easier to maintain.

Wireless Bridges Point-to-Point Link Configuration Example

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/customer/tech/tk722/tk809/technologies_configuration_example09186a008058f53e.shtml

I hope this will help.

Please don't forget to rate useful posts.  Thanks.

1068
Views
4
Helpful
3
Replies
CreatePlease login to create content