SonicOS 7 Internal Wireless

WLAN Settings

In the Internal Wireless > Status page, the WLAN Settings table lists the configuration information for the built-in radio. All configurable settings in the WLAN Settings table provide hyperlinks to their respective pages for configuration.

The displayed settings vary depending on the Radio Role selected on the Internal Wireless > Settings page.

WLAN Settings
WLAN SettingsValue
WLANEnabled (Active) or Disabled (Inactive); click the Edit link to open the Internal Wireless > Settings page to configure this setting.
SSIDService Set Identifier for wireless network identification; click the Edit link to open the Internal Wireless > Settings page to configure this setting.
Primary BSSIDMAC address / serial number of the wireless security appliance
Primary IP AddressIP address of the wireless interface
Primary Subnet MaskNetmask of the wireless subnet; this designates the network portion of the IP address
Regulatory Domain

FCC - North America for domestic appliances

MKK - Japan for Japanese appliances

ETSI - Europe for international appliances

ChannelChannel number selected for transmitting wireless signal; click the Edit link to open the Internal Wireless > Settings page to configure this setting.
Radio Tx Rate

Wireless data transmission rate, Best or one of a dozen possible values in Mbps; click the Edit link to open the Internal Wireless > Advanced page to configure this setting.

Radio Tx PowerCurrent power level of the radio signal transmission, Full Power or one of several other settings; click the Edit link to open the Internal Wireless > Advanced page to configure this setting.
Primary SecurityEncryption settings for user authentication to the wireless radio, or Disabled; click the Edit link to open the Internal Wireless > Security page to configure this setting.
MAC Filter ListIndicates whether a custom Allow list and/or Deny list of client wireless devices (MAC addresses) is Enabled or Disabled. Click the Edit link to open the Internal Wireless > MAC Filter List page to configure this setting.
Wireless Guest ServicesEnabled or Disabled. Guest Services can be enabled or disabled under Object > Zones, by editing the zone and updating the settings on the Guest Services screen of the dialog.
Intrusion DetectionEnabled or Disabled. Click the Edit link to open the Internal Wireless > IDS page to configure this setting.
Wireless FirmwareFirmware version on the radio card.
Associated StationsNumber of clients associated to the wireless security appliance, and the maximum number of supported wireless associations for this appliance.
Radio Mode

Current mode of the radio signal transmission, including:

  • Type – 2.4GHz or 5GHz radio frequency band

  • Protocol – 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, or a combination indicated by ‘/’

  • Mixed or Only – Mixed if multiple protocols are supported by the radio, Only if the radio mode is configured to connect only to devices using a specific single protocol

    Click the Edit link to open the Internal Wireless > Settings page to configure this setting.

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