What MAC address format is used in Aruba IAP for MAC authentication?

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Product and Software: This article applies to all Aruba Instant AP platforms and versions.

The MAC address format that is used is an all Hex MAC address without a delimiter.

Here is an example of a sample configuration for MAC address authentication in Aruba IAP:

Create/Edit Network

  • Basic: SSID, Usage: Employee, Client IP assignment: Network Assigned - Default
  • Security: Open, Encryption: None, MAC Auth: Enabled, Auth Sever 1: InternalServer
  • Access: Unrestricted


Create User

  • Username: MAC address without colons/delimiter (for example, 28ef01e670ff)
  • Password: the same (28ef01e670ff)
  • Type: Employee

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