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Scott Fella commented on Load-balancing in Controller in Getting Started with Wireless 3 days ago

The decision is still made by the clients. Load balancing just tries to persuade the device to...

Scott Fella commented on Guest Wireless Accountability in Security and Network Management 3 days ago

Prime will store historical data of clients and what SSID they connected to.  To monitor traffic...

Scott Fella commented on Antenna to use with 2702E in Getting Started with Wireless 3 days ago

Let me correct my post, it seems like you can disable ports, but you would have to test out...

Scott Fella commented on Antenna to use with 2702E in Getting Started with Wireless 3 days ago

Yes that does make a difference.  Autonomous you can disable the ports on an AP, but not on a...

Scott Fella commented on Can't connect to WIFI by Thinkpad Lenovo Laptop in Getting Started with Wireless 3 days ago

That is a client issue. Most likely a driver issue. One way to test the client is to use a USB...

Scott Fella commented on Possible to save logs for wireless client mac address in Security and Network Management 4 days ago

Prime can store historical data depending on what you keep. The controller information is real time...

Scott Fella commented on Needed time for DCA convergeance after 802.11b is disabled for 802.11g in Security and Network Management 4 days ago

What I do is restart RRM and leave the DCA to 10 minutes.  Again, depending on the environment and...

Scott Fella commented on Possible to save logs for wireless client mac address in Security and Network Management 4 days ago

If you have Prime Infrastructure, you would be able to report on clients connected. From the...

Scott Fella commented on Antenna to use with 2702E in Getting Started with Wireless 4 days ago

Here is my response: 1) Can I use the YAGI with the 2702E; it would only use one of the 4 ports of...

Scott Fella commented on Cannot console to AIRONET 1041N in Getting Started with Wireless 4 days ago

Interesting because I use SecureCRT all the time. I also have MobaXterm which also works for me. -...

Scott Fella commented on Configuring WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 4 days ago

You are not suppose to format the flash!  The method I mentioned was to upload the image twice to...

Scott Fella commented on LWAPP vs CAPWAP; 5508 ver 8.0.x.x ; LAP-1522 in Getting Started with Wireless 4 days ago

Interesting that that AP can join other controllers and not a specific one. You do have enough AP...

Scott Fella commented on LWAPP vs CAPWAP; 5508 ver 8.0.x.x ; LAP-1522 in Getting Started with Wireless 4 days ago

I would verify that the MAC address of the 1522 is on the controller you want to move. Even in...

Scott Fella commented on WLC2504 with CAP2602 are no longer passing IP's to wireless clients in Getting Started with Wireless 4 days ago

It seems to the me configuration was not saved. I would try to reboot the controller or just power...

Scott Fella commented on Cisco Mobility express in Getting Started with Wireless 4 days ago

Make sure the time is setupmon the controller and that the AP gets a dhcp address. Without a dhcp...

Scott Fella commented on Cannot console to AIRONET 1041N in Getting Started with Wireless 4 days ago

If the unit is still functioning properly, then the USB to serial adapter or the console cable...

Scott Fella commented on WLC2504 with CAP2602 are no longer passing IP's to wireless clients in Getting Started with Wireless 5 days ago

So just to clarify, some of the configuration was lost after the failure?  Was it probably not...

Scott Fella commented on WLC2504 with CAP2602 are no longer passing IP's to wireless clients in Getting Started with Wireless 5 days ago

Configure a port on a wireless vlan and test. Then assign a static address to a wireless laptop and...

Scott Fella commented on WLC2504 with CAP2602 are no longer passing IP's to wireless clients in Getting Started with Wireless 5 days ago

I didn't mean wipe and restart but start over with troubleshooting. Test the dhcp by assigning a...

Scott Fella commented on WLC2504 with CAP2602 are no longer passing IP's to wireless clients in Getting Started with Wireless 5 days ago

Start from scratch and verify that dhcp for those vlans are working. Then review your controller...

Scott Fella commented on WLC5508 Roaming is not working in Getting Started with Wireless 6 days ago

The client makes the decision so if your allowing low data rates, then why should the client roam....

Scott Fella commented on WLC5508 Roaming is not working in Getting Started with Wireless 6 days ago

Here is a doc that can help: http://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/td/docs/wireless/technology/wlc/82463-wlc...

Scott Fella commented on Adding (dynamic) interfaces to WLC 2504 causes loss of network in Security and Network Management 6 days ago

This is not normal. Maybe check the code your running and upgrade and search the bug toolkit.  -...

Scott Fella commented on Cisco Mobility express in Getting Started with Wireless 6 days ago

Take a look at this matrix as it can help in the future. It is supported as a subordinate. http://...

Scott Fella commented on Configuring WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 6 days ago

Upload the image twice as that will push the active image out.  Please be careful with this as I...

Scott Fella commented on WLC5508 Roaming is not working in Getting Started with Wireless 6 days ago

Start disabling the lower data rates and also look at the tax power for AP's. this should help...

Scott Fella commented on WLC 5508/AIR3501I client roaming problem. in Getting Started with Wireless 6 days ago

Start disabling the lower data rates and also look at the tax power for AP's. this should help...

Scott Fella commented on 5520 HA, Secondary Controller In Constant Up and Down State in Security and Network Management 6 days ago

Bounce the one box and see if it helps. The RP is connected back to back correct or through a...

Scott Fella commented on FUS-Upgrade 1.9.0.0 on WLC WisM2 in HA Setup in Getting Started with Wireless 6 days ago

Well keep us posted. Like I mentioned, you don't have to upgrade the FUS image. If you really had...

Scott Fella commented on New WLCCA 4.3.7 in WLCCA 6 days ago

Shanna, On the main page for this forum, the download link is there. https://supportforums.cisco....

Scott Fella commented on WLC HA - Maintenance Mode in Getting Started with Wireless 6 days ago

In SSO, the primary pushes the image to the secondary and then you have to reload them at the same...

Scott Fella commented on Configuring WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

Try a different code and also check the MD5 hash on the file.  -Scott  *** Please rate helpful...

Scott Fella commented on Cisco 3850 WLC - Captive bypass portal in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

Is there a command on the CA platform for this?  If so, why not try it and see. From this guide, it...

Scott Fella commented on Configuring WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

Did you reboot the controller?  The default boot shows the new image, so it should boot into that...

Scott Fella commented on Mesh Distance from Root AP to Mesh AP in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

Glad to see that old posts still helps out:) -Scott

Scott Fella commented on SSID WLAN redundancy in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

The redundancy is for the RP or the management port if the primary looses heartbeat to the standby...

Scott Fella commented on Configuring WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

Hard to say if your configuration is right as that is a small sample you provided. Dual band you...

Scott Fella commented on Does the mobility express controller support the same features as WLC 2504? in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

It does not. The purpose of the Mobility Express was for easy migration from autonomous but to keep...

Scott Fella commented on WLC restrict phones from connecting to wireless network in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

First off, you can use profiling only if your centrally switching not locally switching: http://www...

Scott Fella commented on Enabling Band Select from RF Profile when it's disabled from WLAN? in Other Wireless - Mobility Subjects 1 week ago

Load Balancing is different and you must enable/disable from the wlan. Then if enabled, the RF...

Scott Fella commented on AIRONET 1852i SSID CISCO AIR PROVISION DOESN'T APPEAR in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

Where did you purchase the AP from?  If from a partner or distributer, like what was mentioned from...

Scott Fella commented on Enabling Band Select from RF Profile when it's disabled from WLAN? in Other Wireless - Mobility Subjects 1 week ago

Probe Response under the RF Profile enables band select settings on the RF profile and not use...

Scott Fella commented on FUS-Upgrade 1.9.0.0 on WLC WisM2 in HA Setup in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

I would do the controller image first and then the FUS. The best way to do an upgrade is if you can...

Scott Fella commented on WiFi passive survey tool in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

There is no free version that does passive survey. -Scott  *** Please rate helpful posts *** 

Scott Fella commented on WiFi passive survey tool in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

Not really much for free as far as a planner tool. You can survey part of a site to see your...

Scott Fella commented on Wireless ethernet bridging between 2 different WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

What do you mean bridge them?  Why do you need to?  Can't you keep sites that are old on the 2112...

Scott Fella commented on Cisco 3850 and AP 2702i in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

From the wireless matrix, the 2702 UX isn't supported: http://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/td/docs/...

Scott Fella commented on High RSSI, High SNR, but high Data Retries rate (Multipath effect?) in Wireless IP Voice and Video 1 week ago

Max/Min can only be set on the TPC.  The only time I would hard set a power would be outdoor. -...

Scott Fella commented on High RSSI, High SNR, but high Data Retries rate (Multipath effect?) in Wireless IP Voice and Video 1 week ago

I always configure the max and min tx power along with data rates, never do I leave it default.  I...

Scott Fella commented on High RSSI, High SNR, but high Data Retries rate (Multipath effect?) in Wireless IP Voice and Video 1 week ago

Well if you are using only 5Ghz for your corporate SSID, then band select doesn't do anything for...

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Principal Consulting Engineer with over 10 years working with wireless technologies mainly on Cisco products with a few years experience in Aruba and Meraki technology. Focus on indoor wireless, outdoor bridge and mesh technology, routing and switching and wireless security which includes knowledge of various radius servers (Microsoft IAS & NPS, Cisco ACS and Cisco ISE.

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