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Setting up WiFi with FortiAP

In this recipe, you will set up a WiFi network with by adding a FortiAP in Tunnel mode to your network.

You can configure a FortiAP in either Tunnel mode (default) or Bridge mode. When a FortiAP is in Tunnel mode, a wireless-only subnet is used for wireless traffic. When a FortiAP is in Bridge mode, the Ethernet and WiFi interfaces are connected (or bridged), allowing wired and wireless networks to be on the same subnet.

Setting up WiFi with FortiAP

In this recipe, you will set up a WiFi network with by adding a FortiAP in Tunnel mode to your network.

You can configure a FortiAP in either Tunnel mode (default) or Bridge mode. When a FortiAP is in Tunnel mode, a wireless-only subnet is used for wireless traffic. When a FortiAP is in Bridge mode, the Ethernet and WiFi interfaces are connected (or bridged), allowing wired and wireless networks to be on the same subnet.