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Cisco AIR-AP1242AG-A-K9 - Aironet 1242AG - Wireless Access Point Hardware Installation Manual

Cisco AIR-AP1242AG-A-K9 - Aironet 1242AG - Wireless Access Point Hardware Installation Manual (126 pages)

Brand: Cisco | Category: Wireless Access Point | Size: 2.46 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Related Publications12................................................................................................................................................................
Product Terminology15................................................................................................................................................................
Autonomous Access Points15................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 Overview16................................................................................................................................................................
Lightweight Access Points16................................................................................................................................................................
Guidelines For Using Cisco Aironet Lightweight Access Points16................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Features17................................................................................................................................................................
Single Or Dual-radio Operation19................................................................................................................................................................
Antennas Supported19................................................................................................................................................................
Ethernet Port19................................................................................................................................................................
Console Port19................................................................................................................................................................
Leds20................................................................................................................................................................
Power Sources20................................................................................................................................................................
Overview20................................................................................................................................................................
Ul 2043 Certification21................................................................................................................................................................
Anti-theft Features21................................................................................................................................................................
Network Examples With Autonomous Access Points22................................................................................................................................................................
Root Access Point On A Wired Lan23................................................................................................................................................................
Repeater Unit That Extends Wireless Range24................................................................................................................................................................
Central Unit In An All-wireless Network25................................................................................................................................................................
Bridge Network With Wireless Clients25................................................................................................................................................................
Point-to-point Bridge Configuration26................................................................................................................................................................
Workgroup Bridge Network26................................................................................................................................................................
Network Example With Lightweight Access Points27................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Access Point29................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 Installing The Acces Point30................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Information30................................................................................................................................................................
Fcc Safety Compliance Statement30................................................................................................................................................................
General Safety Guidelines30................................................................................................................................................................
Warnings30................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking The Access Point31................................................................................................................................................................
Package Contents31................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Installation Guidelines32................................................................................................................................................................
Controller Discovery Process For Lightweight Access Points32................................................................................................................................................................
Deploying The Access Points On The Wireless Network33................................................................................................................................................................
Access Point Layout And Connectors34................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting Overview35................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting On A Horizontal Or Vertical Surface37................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting Below A Suspended Ceiling38................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting Above A Suspended Ceiling39................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting Access Point On A Desktop Or Shelf42................................................................................................................................................................
Cable Security Bracket42................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Cable Security Bracket43................................................................................................................................................................
Attaching The Access Point To The Mounting Plate44................................................................................................................................................................
Securing The Access Point45................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Security Cable45................................................................................................................................................................
Securing The Access Point To The Mounting Plate46................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Ethernet And Power Cables48................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To An Ethernet Network With An Inline Power Source49................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To An Ethernet Network With Local Power50................................................................................................................................................................
Powering Up The Access Point50................................................................................................................................................................
C H A P T E R 3 Troubleshooting 1240ag Series Autonomous Access Points52................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Lightweight Access Point Leds52................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Basic Settings53................................................................................................................................................................
Default Ip Address Behavior54................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling The Radio Interfaces54................................................................................................................................................................
Ssid54................................................................................................................................................................
Wep Keys54................................................................................................................................................................
Security Settings55................................................................................................................................................................
Low Power Condition55................................................................................................................................................................
Intelligent Power Management56................................................................................................................................................................
Inline Power Status Messages57................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Power Using The Cli59................................................................................................................................................................
Issuing The Cisco Ios Command Using The Cli60................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Access Point System Power Settings Using A Browser61................................................................................................................................................................
Running The Carrier Busy Test63................................................................................................................................................................
Running The Ping Test64................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting To The Default Configuration64................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Mode Button65................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Web Browser Interface65................................................................................................................................................................
Reloading The Access Point Image66................................................................................................................................................................
Web Browser Interface67................................................................................................................................................................
Browser Http Interface67................................................................................................................................................................
Browser Tftp Interface68................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining The Access Point Image File69................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Access Point Locally70................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining The Tftp Server Software70................................................................................................................................................................
C H A P T E R 4 Troubleshooting 1240ag Series Lightweight Access Points72................................................................................................................................................................
Using Dhcp Option 4372................................................................................................................................................................
Low Power Condition For Lightweight Access Points75................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Power Using Controller Cli Commands76................................................................................................................................................................
Manually Configuring Controller Information Using The Access Point Cli77................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Controller Information78................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Manually Entered Controller Information78................................................................................................................................................................
Manually Resetting The Access Point To Defaults78................................................................................................................................................................
Returning The Lightweight Access Point To Autonomous Mode79................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Controller To Return The Access Point To Autonomous Mode79................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Mode Button To Return The Access Point To Autonomous Mode79................................................................................................................................................................
Mode Button Setting80................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining The Autonomous Access Point Image File80................................................................................................................................................................
Translated Safety Warnings83................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A Translated Safety Warning84................................................................................................................................................................
A P P E N D I X B Declarations Of Conformity And Regulatory Information86................................................................................................................................................................
Manufacturers Federal Communication Commission Declaration Of Conformity Statement86................................................................................................................................................................
Vcci Statement For Japan87................................................................................................................................................................
Canadian Compliance Statement88................................................................................................................................................................
European Community, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, And Liechtenstein88................................................................................................................................................................
Declaration Of Conformity With Regard To The 1999/5/ec (r&tte Directive)89................................................................................................................................................................
Declaration Of Conformity For Rf Exposure91................................................................................................................................................................
Guidelines For Operating Cisco Aironet Access Points In Japan92................................................................................................................................................................
Japanese Translation92................................................................................................................................................................
English Translation92................................................................................................................................................................
Administrative Rules For Cisco Aironet Access Points In Taiwan93................................................................................................................................................................
Access Points With Ieee 802.11a Radios93................................................................................................................................................................
Chinese Translation93................................................................................................................................................................
All Access Points94................................................................................................................................................................
Operation Of Cisco Aironet Access Points In Brazil95................................................................................................................................................................
Declaration Of Conformity Statements96................................................................................................................................................................
Declaration Of Conformity Statements For European Union Countries96................................................................................................................................................................
Declaration Of Conformity97................................................................................................................................................................
Access Point Specifications101................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix C Acces Point Specification102................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix D Channel And Maximum Power Level106................................................................................................................................................................
Console Port Signals And Pinouts107................................................................................................................................................................
A P P E N D I X F Priming Lightweight Access Points Prior To Deployment110................................................................................................................................................................
A P P E N D I X G Configuring Dhcp Option 43 For Lightweight Access Points114................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Option 43 For 1000 Series Access Points115................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Option 43 For 1100, 1130, 1200, 1240, And 1300 Series Lightweight Access Points116................................................................................................................................................................