Conﬁgure the Bridge
After you choose an initial conﬁguration for the bridge, you can choose to access the bridge's
management system through your Internet browser or through a Telnet session. Each method
is described below.
Using an Internet Browser
Follow these steps to conﬁgure the bridge with an Internet browser:
Open an Internet browser.
Enter the bridge's IP address in the browser's location ﬁeld. (If you are using Netscape, the
ﬁeld is labeled Netsite or Location; if you are using Microsoft Explorer, the ﬁeld is labeled
Address.) Press Enter.
When the bridge's management home page appears, click Allow Conﬁg Changes in the
In the Conﬁguration menu, click Radio.
SSID in the next step could interrupt connectivity to the device. Be sure to enter an SSID
that matches the SSID of an access point near the bridge.
On the Radio page, look at the SSID in the Service set identiﬁer ﬁeld. If it is tsunami, the
default setting, delete it and enter the SSID provided by your network administrator. Click
If you already set the SSID using IPSU and the SSID in the Service set identiﬁer ﬁeld is
correct, you do not need to set it again.
Steps 6 through 15 help you set the bridge's WEP key. If your wireless network does not
use WEP, skip to Step 16.
In the Item column on the Radio page, click Privacy conﬁguration.
In the Privacy conﬁguration menu, click Set the keys.
Click inside the box labeled Enter a key number from 1 to 4.
If you are conﬁguring the bridge through a wireless connection, changing the