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Bridge Mode for 802.1x Authentication

Dear ALL,

Help me please about authentiation with 802.1x but the AP is birdge mode


Can i use bridge mode for authentication with 802.1x ?

and client can get ip address from branch (the branch have DHCP Server already)

and if it support How i will configure ? please advise me step by step
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Re: Bridge Mode for 802.1x Authentication

1. Change Control Plane Security to enabled in Configuration> Network> Controller> Control Plane Security (all access points will reboot, so do this during a change window)
2. Make sure Auto Cert Provisioning is on.
3. Change the Forwarding Mode of the Virtual AP to Bridged

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Re: Bridge Mode for 802.1x Authentication

Hi Cjoseph,

thank you very much for your helping

now bridge mode is work for 802.1x authentication
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