Access Point

Below are a selection of access points and documentation for configuring them to work with the Guest Internet units:

TP-Link

TL-WA801ND

Deliberant

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Edimax

EW-7438RPn

TP-Link - TL-WA801ND

  1. Power up the TP-Link

  2. Connect to the WiFi network (SSID and Password are printed on the label of the access point)


The WiFi name is not the same for all TP-Link - TL-WA801ND units

  1. Open your browser and go to http://tplinkap.net and then log in (user name and password are both admin)


  1. Click Quick Setup and click Next


  1. If you want to modify your login user name and password, select the YES radio button in the Start tab


  1. In Operation Mode select Access Point


  1. Wireless settings:
    • Wireless Network name (SSID): The name you want your clients to view when connecting to your network
    • Channel: If left in Auto it will automatically choose the least busy channel
    • Wireless Security Mode: The No Security mode permits the clients to see your login page as soon as they try to connect. If security mode is selected, clients will need to use the Access Point password before being able to see your login page


  1. Network Settings:
    • Type: Static IP
    • IP address: Any IP address in the range 192.168.96.2 - 192.168.96.9 (only applies to LAN1 on units above GIS-R6)
    • Subnet Mask: Select Other Mask and enter 255.255.240.0
    • DHCP Server: Disable


  1. Finish:
    You can save the settings as a text file and click finish


  1. Click OK and wait for the device to reboot


Now your TP-Link Access Point is ready to use, just connect an ethernet cable from the Access Point to the LAN port of your GIS unit.

Deliberant - APC Button af

  1. Connect an ethernet cable from LAN to your computer and from PoE to the Deliberant Access Point.

  2. Set a static IP address; please see the instructions for your platform :
    Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
    MAC OS

    You will need to set:
    • IP address: 192.168.2.10
    • Subnet Mask: 255.255.255.0



  1. Open your browser and go to http://192.168.2.66 and then log in (Login: admin and Password: admin01)


  1. On the Configuration tab:
    • Set the Network mode to Bridge
    • IP settings:
      • Method: Static IP
      • IP adress: Any IP address in the range 192.168.96.2 - 192.168.96.9 (only applies to LAN1 on units above GIS-R6)
      • Subnet Mask: 255.255.240.0
      • Default gateway: 192.168.96.1


  1. On the Wireless tab you can change the SSID to the name you want your clients to view when connecting to your network


  1. Click Save & Apply and click Yes on the warning


Now your Deliberant Access Point is ready to use, just connect an ethernet cable from the Access Point to the LAN port of your GIS unit.

Important
If the PoE is not connected correctly it may damage the unit.


Edimax - EW-7438RPn

  1. Plug the Edimax into a power socket

  2. Connect to the WiFi network EdimaxEXT.Setupxx (xx are characters unique according to your Edimax device, it can be found on the card inside the box)



  1. Open your browser and go to http://edimaxext.setup and click Get Started


  1. Select Wi-Fi Access Point


  1. Connect an ethernet cable from the Edimax to the LAN port on your GIS unit and click NEXT


  1. Select Use the following IP address. and use the following settings:
    • IP address: Any IP address in the range 192.168.96.2 - 192.168.96.9 (only applies to LAN1 on units above GIS-R6)
    • Subnet Mask: 255.255.240.0
    • Gateway Address: 192.168.96.1
    • DNS: 192.168.96.1
    • Click NEXT


  1. Change the Wi-Fi Network Name to the name you want your clients to view when connecting to your network.
    Wi-Fi Network Password: The Disabled mode permits the clients to see your login page as soon as they try to connect. If security mode is enabled, clients will need to use the Access Point password before being able to see your login page.


  1. Click in Apply and wait till the device is rebooted.

Now your Edimax Access Point is ready to use.