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    RE: Disable 11B Data Rates

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    Hi John, As per your config, you have 11Mbps enabled, set-rates-11bg is 11Mbps, which is a B rate. OFDM starts at 6Mbps, then 12,18,24 etc. Not 11. config wireless-controller vap edit <vap_name> set rates-11bg 12-basic 18 24 36 48 54 end It appears ...

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    Hi James, No worries, please download the image file below via the Fortinet Egnyte link. It's the latest MC4200 image compatible with the AP320 being SD 7.0-13. You'll need to open up the MC4200, remove the compact flash card, connect it to your PC and ...

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    RE: Chromebook and Fortinet wifi

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    I have found that in high densities of Chromebooks Virtual Cell does not perform well, even when the ESS profile is limited to the 5GHz radio. The current configuration utilized at most of our customers is Native Cell with ARRP enabled using 20 MHz channels, ...

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    RE: MC4200 Corupt Compact Flash card

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    Hi John, I am using 2 MC4200 controllers at the Hotel I work at, and 1 seems to have a faulty SD card, as the system cannot find a boot device. The other controller is stuck in a reboot cycle. It shows a Grub screen, but does not load System Director. ...

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    RE: AP832i Setup

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    Hi Jack, The AP832i is an ex-Meru AP. It is not a Universal AP hence cannot be managed by FortiCloud or FortiGate. It can only be used with a Fortinet Wireless LAN Controller. If you need a Fortinet Wireless Controller VM (FWC-VM) please let me know ...

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    Hi Dan, Find below my comments. 1) Can I use a D-LINK Access point as an AP for a Fortigate 60E and if yes, how? You can us a D Link AP as if you were connecting any other network device to your network (e.g. a switch), but you definitely can not ...

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    PSK Change

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    We are looking to implement a simple guest SSID but in order to prevent employees using it we would like to change the PSK every morning and have it displayed in the visitors entrance. Is there a API we can use for this? I see there is the facility to ...

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    When you try to install the Image File : FAP_221C_v5_build0493-FORTINET.out with checksum : afd859bc9f1ff381d16c18ab24b28d0d you will get the Error Message: Selected File is not compatible with this FortiAP model ...

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    Hi Yoshikane, All of the Fortinet Wireless Controllers i.e. FWC-50D, FWC-200D, FWC-500D, FWC-1000D and FWC-3000D (note: there are also virtual controllers available) support Airtime Fairness & Air Traffic Controller. These would need to be used in ...

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    Hi Michael Make the first entry, save the configuration (text file) and search for the relevant parts. Now create a new file with just the additional entries you need. Now copy-paste the additional entries with puTTY (right-click) to the ssh console. ...