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AP6532 Access Point


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    AP6532 Access Point INSTALLATION GUIDE...

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    AP6532 Access Point MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS and the Stylized M Logo are registered in the US Patent & Trademark Office. © Motorola Solutions, Inc. 2013. All rights reserved.

  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    2.7 External Antenna Model Suspended Ceiling Tile (Plenum) Mount Instructions ......... 14 2.7.1 Suspended Ceiling Mount Hardware ..................14 2,7 2 Ceiling Mount Procedure ......................15 2.8 AP6532 External Antenna Model Antenna Options ................16 2.9 LED Indicators ............................17 3.0 Basic Access Point Configuration ..................18 4.0 Specifications ..........................29...

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    5.14 TURKISH WEEE Statement of Compliance ..................38 5.15 Japan (VCCI) - Voluntary Control Council for Interference ..............39 5.16 Korea Warning Statement for Class B ITE ..................39 5.17 Other Countries ..........................39 6.0 Motorola Solutions Support Center ..................42 7.0 AP6532 Series ROHS Compliance ..................43...

  • Page 5: Introduction

    The AP6532 Access Point receives all power and transfers data through the same CAT-5 or better Ethernet cable. There is no additional power supply required. An 802.3af Ethernet switch or power injector is required.

  • Page 6: Site Preparation

    • Verify that cable lengths are within the maximum allowable distances for optimal signal transmission. 1.4 AP6532 Package Contents The AP6532 Access Point is available in integrated antenna and external antenna models. The contents of the package differ between the integrated antenna and external antenna model.

  • Page 7: Features

    • Clips for mounting on a suspended ceiling T-bar • Lock port for Kensington® style Security Lock The AP6532 Access Point has one RJ-45 connector supporting an 10/100/1000 Ethernet port and requires 802.3af-compliant power from an external source. When operating in a Gigabit Ethernet environment, CAT-5e or CAT-6 cable NOTE is recommended for Gigabit operation.

  • Page 8: Hardware Installation

    Hardware Installation 2.1 Installation Instructions The AP6532 Access Point mounts either on a wall (with wide-shoulder screws) or on a suspended ceiling T-bar. This unit is not designed for mounting on a desk. To prepare for the installation, perform the following: 1.

  • Page 9: Precautions

    This mounting requires hanging the AP6532 Access Point along its width or length using the two slots on the bottom of the unit. The AP6532 can be mounted onto any plaster, wood, or cement wall surface using the provided wall anchors. The following illustration displays a lengthwise mount.

  • Page 10: Wall Mount Procedure

    Integrated Antenna Wall Mount 1. Orient the case on the wall by its width or length. Correct Orientation Incorrect Orientation To ensure proper operation of the AP6532 Access Point, ensure it is CAUTION mounted in the correct orientation as shown above.

  • Page 11: Integrated Antenna Model Suspended Ceiling T-bar Mount Instructions

    8. Verify the unit has power by observing that the LEDs are lit or flashing. 2.5 Integrated Antenna Model Suspended Ceiling T-Bar Mount Instructions Ceiling mount requires holding the AP6532 Access Point up against a T-bar of a suspended ceiling grid and twisting the case onto the T-bar.

  • Page 12: External Antenna Model Wall Mount Instructions

    2.6 External Antenna Model Wall Mount Instructions Wall mounting requires hanging the AP6532 Access Point along its width or length using the pair of slots on the bottom of the unit. The AP6532 can be mounted onto any plaster, wood, or cement wall surface using the provided wall anchors.

  • Page 13: Wall Mount Procedure

    Installation Guide 2.6.2 Wall Mount Procedure 1. Orient the case on the wall by its width or length. 2. Using the arrows on one edge of the case as guides, move the edge to the midline of the mounting area and mark points on the midline for the screws.

  • Page 14: External Antenna Model Suspended Ceiling Tile (plenum) Mount Instructions

    2.7 External Antenna Model Suspended Ceiling Tile (Plenum) Mount Instructions Ceiling mount requires placing the AP6532 Access Point above a suspended ceiling and installing the provided light pipe for viewing the status lights of the unit. Notes or warnings about suspended ceiling mounts apply to all NOTE installations where the unit is placed on suspended ceiling tile.

  • Page 15: Ceiling Mount Procedure

    Installation Guide 2.7.2 Ceiling Mount Procedure Plastic Under Ceiling Mount A 1. If possible, remove the ceiling tile from its frame and place it, finished side down, on a work surface. 2. If required, install a safety wire, between 1.5mm (.06in.) and 2.5mm (.10in.) in diameter, in the ceiling space. 3.

  • Page 16: Ap6532 External Antenna Model Antenna Options

    2.8 AP6532 External Antenna Model Antenna Options Motorola Solutions supports two antenna suites for AP6532 External Antenna models. One antenna suite supporting the 2.4 GHz band and another antenna suite supporting the 5 GHz band. Select an antenna model best suited to the intended operational environment of your Access Point.

  • Page 17: Led Indicators

    Installation Guide 2.9 LED Indicators Both Integrated Antenna and External Antenna models have LED activity indicators on the front of the case. With the External Antenna models mounted above a ceiling, LEDs are at the center of an oval badge on the ceiling; a light pipe enables viewing the back LEDs through the ceiling tile.

  • Page 18: Basic Access Point Configuration

    AP6532 Access Point Basic Access Point Configuration Once the Access Point is installed and powered on, complete the following steps to get the device up and running and access management functions: 1. Attach an Ethernet cable from the Access Point to a controller with an 802.3af compatible power source or use the PWRS-14000-148R power supply to supply power to the Access Point (once fully cabled).

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    Installation Guide 3. Enter the default username admin in the Username field. 4. Enter the default password motorola in the Password field. 5. Click the Login button to load the management interface When logging in for the first time, you’re prompted to change the NOTE password to enhance device security in subsequent logins.

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    Access Point model supported. The only difference being the number of radios configurable by model, as an AP7131 model can support up to three radios, AP6522, AP6532, AP6562, AP8132 and AP7161 models support two radios and AP6511 and AP6521 models support a single radio.

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    Installation Guide 7. Select Save/Commit within each page to save the updates made to that page's configuration. Select Next to proceed to the next page listed in the Navigation Panel without saving your updates. While you can navigate to any page in the navigation panel, you cannot NOTE complete the Initial AP Setup Wizard until each task in the Navigation Panel has a green checkmark.

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    UI to connect to the Access Point, provision its configuration and administrate the Access Point’s configuration. If designating the Access Point as a Standalone AP, Motorola Solutions NOTE recommends the Access Point’s UI be used exclusively to define its device configuration, and not the CLI.

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    Installation Guide 13. The Typical Setup Wizard displays the Network Topology screen to define how the Access Point handles network traffic. 14. Select an Access Point Mode from the available options. • Router Mode -In Router Mode, the Access Point routes traffic between the local network (LAN) and the Internet or external network (WAN).

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    AP6532 Access Point 15. Select Next. The Typical Setup Wizard displays the LAN Configuration screen to set the Access Point's LAN interface configuration. 16. Set the following DHCP and Static IP Address/Subnet information for the LAN interface: • Use DHCP - Select the checkbox to enable an automatic network address configuration using the Access Point’s DHCP server.

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    Installation Guide • DNS Forwarding - Select this option to allow a DNS server to translate domain names into IP addresses. If this option is not selected, a primary and secondary DNS resource must be specified. DNS forwarding is useful when a request for a domain name is made but the DNS server, responsible for converting the name into its corresponding IP address, cannot locate the matching IP address.

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    AP6532 Access Point 19. Select Next. The Typical Setup Wizard displays the RADIUS Server Configuration screen if required. Otherwise, the Typical Setup Wizard displays the Summary and Commit screen. 20. Use the Radius Server Configuration screen to configure the users for the onboard RADIUS server. Use...

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    Installation Guide 21. Select Add User to display the dialog to enter user information to add to the RADIUS server user database. 22. Enter the following user information: • Username - Provide a user name used to authenticate the user. •...

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    AP6532 Access Point 28. Select Next. The Typical Setup Wizard displays the Summary and Commit screen to summarize the screens (pages) and settings updated using the Typical Setup Wizard. No user intervention or additional settings are required. It’s an additional means of validating the Access Point’s updated configuration before it’s deployed.

  • Page 29: Specifications

    Installation Guide Specifications 4.1 AP6532 External Antenna Model Electrical Characteristics An AP6532 External Antenna model Access Point has the following electrical characteristics: Operating Current & 180ma- 270ma @ 48VDC using Power over Ethernet Voltage 4.2 AP6532 External Antenna Model Physical Characteristics...

  • Page 30: Ap6532 Integrated Antenna Model Electrical Characteristics

    180ma- 270ma @ 48VDC using Power over Ethernet Voltage 4.4 AP6532 Integrated Antenna Model Physical Characteristics An AP6532 Integrated Antenna model Access Point has the following physical characteristics: Dimensions 9.50 in. Depth x 7.5 in. Width x 1.9 in. Height 24.13 cm Depth x 19.05 cm Width x 4.83 cm Height...

  • Page 31: Radio Characteristics

    Installation Guide 4.5 Radio Characteristics The AP6532 model Access Points have the following radio characteristics: Operating Channels All channels from 4920 MHz to 5825 MHz except channel 52 -64 Channels 1-13 (2412-2472 MHz) Channel 14 (2484 MHz) Japan only Actual operating frequencies depend on regulatory approval for the country of use.

  • Page 32: Regulatory Information

    Motorola Solutions, Inc. (collectively "Motorola"). This guide applies to Model Number AP-0650 All Motorola Solutions devices are designed to be compliant with rules and regulations in locations they are sold and will be labeled as required. Local language translations are available at the following website:

  • Page 33: Frequency Of Operation - Fcc And Ic

    Installation Guide 5.2.2 Frequency of Operation – FCC and IC 5 GHz Only The use in the UNII (Unlicensed National Information Infrastructure) band 1 (5150-5250 MHz) is restricted to Indoor Use Only; any other use will make the operation of this device illegal. Industry Canada Statement: Caution: The device for the band 5150-5250 MHz is only for indoor usage to reduce potential for harmful interference to co-Channel mobile satellite systems.

  • Page 34: Other Medical Devices

    5.5 International The device complies with internationally recognized standards covering human exposure to electromagnetic fields from radio devices. For information on "International" human exposure to electromagnetic fields refer to the Motorola/Symbol Declaration of Conformity (DoC) at 5.6 Europe Remote and Standalone Antenna Configurations...

  • Page 35: Power Supply

    Installation Guide Cet équipement est conforme aux limites d'exposition aux rayonnements IC établies pour un environnement non contrôlé. Cet équipement doit être installé et utilisé avec un minimum de 20 cm de distance entre la source de rayonnement et votre corps. Remote and Standalone Antenna Configurations To comply with FCC RF exposure requirements, antennas that are mounted externally at remote locations or operating near users at stand-alone desktop of similar configurations must operate with a minimum separation...

  • Page 36: Radio Frequency Interference Requirements - Canada

    • Italy requires a user license for outside usage. 5.12 Statement of Compliance Motorola/Symbol hereby, declares that this device is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. A Declaration of Conformity may be obtained from...

  • Page 37: Waste Electrical And Electronic Equipment (weee)

    Installation Guide 5.13 Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) English: For EU Customers: All products at the end of their life must be returned to Motorola Solutions for recycling. For information on how to return product, please go to:

  • Page 38: Turkish Weee Statement Of Compliance

    Solutions-yhtiöön, kun tuotetta ei enää käytetä. Lisätietoja tuotteen palauttamisesta on osoitteessa Dansk: Til kunder i EU: Alle produkter skal returneres til Motorola Solutions til recirkulering, når de er udtjent. Læs oplysningerne om returnering af produkter på: Ελληνικά: Για πελάτες στην Ε.Ε.: Όλα τα προϊόντα, στο τέλος της διάρκειας ζωής τους, πρέπει να επιστρέφονται...

  • Page 39: Japan (vcci) - Voluntary Control Council For Interference

    Installation Guide 5.15 Japan (VCCI) - Voluntary Control Council for Interference Class B ITE この装置は、情報処理装置等電波障害自主規制協議会 (VCCI)の基準に基づくク ラス B 情報技術装置です。この装置は、家庭環境で使用することを目的としています が、この装置がラジオやテレビジョン受信機に近接して使用されると、受信障害を引 き起こすことがあります。 取扱説明書に従って正しい取り扱いをして下さい。 This is a Class B product based on the standard of the Voluntary Control Council for Interference from Information Technology Equipment (VCCI).

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    AP6532 Access Point Chile “Este equipo cumple con la Resolución No 403 de 2008, de la Subsecretaria de telecomunicaciones, relativa a radiaciones electromagnéticas.”. "This device complies with the Resolution Not 403 of 2008, of the Undersecretary of telecommunications, relating to electromagnetic radiation.”...

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    Installation Guide Taiwan 臺灣 低功率電波輻射性電機管理辦法 第十二條 經型式認證合格之低功率射頻電機,非經許可,公司、商號或使用者均不得擅自 變更頻率、加大功率或變更原設計之特性及功能。 第十四條 低功率射頻電機之使用不得影響飛航安全及干擾合法通信;經發現有干擾現象 時,應立即停用,且改善至無干擾時方得繼續使用。 前項合法通信,指依電信規定作業之無線電通信。 低功率射頻電機須忍受合法通信或工業、科學及醫療用電波輻射性電機設備之干 擾。 在 5.25-5.35 赫頻帶內操作之無線資訊傳輸設備,限於室內使用。...

  • Page 42: Motorola Solutions Support Center

    • Model number or product name • Software type and version number Motorola Solutions responds to calls by e-mail, telephone, or fax within the time limits set forth in support agreements. If you purchased your product from a Motorola Solutions business partner, contact that business partner for support.

  • Page 43: Ap6532 Series Rohs Compliance

    (Cd) (Parts) (PBB) (PBDE) (Metal Parts) (Circuit Modules) (Cables and Cable Assemblies) (Plastic and Polymeric Parts) (Optics and Optical Components) (Batteries) SJ/T11363-2006 SJ/T11363-2006 This table was created to comply with China RoHS requirements for Motorola Solutions AP6532 model Access Points...

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