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show wlan ssid-profile

show wlan ssid-profile [<profile-name>]

Description

This command displays the list of all SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. profiles, or detailed configuration information for a specific SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. profile.

Syntax

Parameter

Description

<profile-name>

Name of an SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. profile.

Usage Guidelines

Issue this command without the <profile-name> parameter to display the entire SSID profile list, including profile status and the number of references to each profile. Include a profile name to display detailed configuration information for that profile.

Examples

The example below shows that the managed device has six configured SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. profiles. The References column lists the number of other profiles with references to the SSIDsService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. profile, and the Profile Status column indicates whether the profile is predefined. (User-defined profiles will not have an entry in the Profile Status column.)

(host) [mynode] #show wlan ssid-profile

 

SSID Profile List

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Name References Profile Status

---- ---------- --------------

coltrane-ssid-profile 1

corp1 -ssid-profile 3

Remote 1

Secure-Profile2 0

test-ssid-profile 1

wizardtest-ssid-profile 1

 

Total:6

The following example shows configuration settings defined for the SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. Profile Remote:

(host) [mynode] #show wlan ssid-profile remote

 

SSID Profile "Remote"

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Parameter Value

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SSID enable Enabled

ESSID aruba-ap

Encryption opensystem

Enable Management Frame Protection Disabled

Require Management Frame Protection Disabled

DTIM Interval 1 beacon periods

802.11a Basic Rates 6 12 24

802.11a Transmit Rates 6 9 12 18 24 36 48 54

802.11g Basic Rates 1 2

802.11g Transmit Rates 1 2 5 6 9 11 12 18 24 36 48 54

Station Ageout Time 1000 sec

Station Refresh Direction bidirectional

Max Transmit Attempts 8

RTS Threshold 2333 bytes

Short Preamble Enabled

Max Associations 64

Wireless Multimedia (WMM) Disabled

Wireless Multimedia U-APSD (WMM-UAPSD) Powersave Enabled

WMM TSPEC Min Inactivity Interval 0 msec

WMM DSCP Mapping Control Enabled

DSCP mapping for WMM voice AC N/A

DSCP mapping for WMM video AC N/A

DSCP mapping for WMM best-effort AC N/A

DSCP mapping for WMM background AC N/A

Multiple Tx Replay Counters Disabled

Hide SSID Disabled

Deny_Broadcast Probes Disabled

Local Probe Request Threshold (dB) 0

Auth Request Threshold (dB) 0

Disable Probe Retry Enabled

Battery Boost Disabled

WEP Key 1 N/A

WEP Key 2 N/A

WEP Key 3 N/A

WEP Key 4 N/A

WEP Transmit Key Index 1

WPA Hexkey N/A

WPA Passphrase N/A

Maximum Transmit Failures 0

EDCA Parameters Station profile N/A

EDCA Parameters AP profile N/A

BC/MC Rate Optimization Disabled

Rate Optimization for delivering EAPOL frames Enabled

Strict Spectralink Voice Protocol (SVP) Disabled

High-throughput SSID Profile default

802.11g Beacon Rate default

802.11a Beacon Rate default

Video Multicast Rate Optimization default

Advertise QBSS Load IE Disabled

Advertise Location Info Enabled

Advertise AP Name Disabled

802.11r Profile N/A

Enforce user vlan for open stations Enabled

Enable OKC Enabled

 

The output of this command includes the following data columns:

Parameter

Description

SSID

Shows if the profile has enabled or disabled this SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network..

ESSID

Name that uniquely identifies a wireless network. If the ESSIDExtended Service Set Identifier. ESSID refers to the ID used for identifying an extended service set. includes spaces, you must enclose it in quotation marks.

Encryption

The layer-2 authentication and encryption type used on this ESSIDExtended Service Set Identifier. ESSID refers to the ID used for identifying an extended service set..

Enable Management Frame Protection

Enables management frame protection.

Require Management Frame Protection

If enabled, requires management frame protection.

DTIM Interval

The interval, in milliseconds, between the sending of Delivery Traffic Indication Messages (DTIMs) in the beacon.

802.11a Basic Rates

List of supported 802.11a802.11a provides specifications for wireless systems. Networks using 802.11a operate at radio frequencies in the 5 GHz band. The specification uses a modulation scheme known as orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) that is especially well suited to use in office settings. The maximum data transfer rate is 54 Mbps. rates, in MbpsMegabits per second, that are advertised in beacon frames and probe responses.

802.11a Transmit Rates

Set of 802.11a802.11a provides specifications for wireless systems. Networks using 802.11a operate at radio frequencies in the 5 GHz band. The specification uses a modulation scheme known as orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) that is especially well suited to use in office settings. The maximum data transfer rate is 54 Mbps. rates at which the AP is allowed to send data.

802.11g Basic Rates

List of supported 802.11b802.11b is a WLAN standard often called Wi-Fi and is backward compatible with 802.11. Instead of the Phase-Shift Keying (PSK) modulation method used in 802.11 standards, 802.11b uses Complementary Code Keying (CCK) that allows higher data speeds and makes it less susceptible to multipath-propagation interference. 802.11b operates in the 2.4 GHz band and the maximum data transfer rate is 11 Mbps./g rates, in MbpsMegabits per second, that are advertised in beacon frames and probe responses.

802.11g Transmit Rates

Set of 802.11b802.11b is a WLAN standard often called Wi-Fi and is backward compatible with 802.11. Instead of the Phase-Shift Keying (PSK) modulation method used in 802.11 standards, 802.11b uses Complementary Code Keying (CCK) that allows higher data speeds and makes it less susceptible to multipath-propagation interference. 802.11b operates in the 2.4 GHz band and the maximum data transfer rate is 11 Mbps./g rates at which the AP is allowed to send data.

Station Ageout Time

Time, in seconds, that a client is allowed to remain idle before being aged out.

Station Refresh Direction The refresh direction of WLANWireless Local Area Network. WLAN is a 802.11 standards-based LAN that the users access through a wireless connection. SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. profile.

Max Transmit Attempts

Maximum transmission failures allowed before the client gives up.

RTS Threshold

Wireless clients transmitting frames larger than this defined threshold must issue Request to Send (RTSRequest to Send. RTS refers to the data transmission and protection mechanism used by the 802.11 wireless networking protocol to prevent frame collision occurrences. See CTS.) and wait for the AP to respond with Clear to Send (CTSClear to Send. The CTS refers to the data transmission and protection mechanism used by the 802.11 wireless networking protocol to prevent frame collision occurrences. See RTS. ).

Short Preamble

Shows if the profile enables or disables short preamble for 802.11b802.11b is a WLAN standard often called Wi-Fi and is backward compatible with 802.11. Instead of the Phase-Shift Keying (PSK) modulation method used in 802.11 standards, 802.11b uses Complementary Code Keying (CCK) that allows higher data speeds and makes it less susceptible to multipath-propagation interference. 802.11b operates in the 2.4 GHz band and the maximum data transfer rate is 11 Mbps./g radios

Max Associations

Maximum number of wireless clients for the AP

Wireless Multimedia (WMM)

Shows if the profile enables or disables WMMWi-Fi Multimedia. WMM is also known as WME. It refers to a Wi-Fi Alliance interoperability certification, based on the IEEE 802.11e standard. It provides basic QoS features to IEEE 802.11 networks. WMM prioritizes traffic according to four ACs: voice (AC_VO), video (AC_VI), best effort (AC_BE), and background (AC_BK)., also known as IEEEInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. 802.11e802.11e is an enhancement to the 802.11a and 802.11b specifications that enhances the 802.11 Media Access Control layer with a coordinated Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA) construct. It adds error-correcting mechanisms for delay-sensitive applications such as voice and video. The 802.11e specification provides seamless interoperability between business, home, and public environments such as airports and hotels, and offers all subscribers high-speed Internet access with full-motion video, high-fidelity audio, and VoIP. Enhanced Distribution Coordination Function (EDCF)

Wireless Multimedia U-APSD

(WMM-UAPSD) Powersave

Shows if the profile enables or disables Wireless Multimedia (WMMWi-Fi Multimedia. WMM is also known as WME. It refers to a Wi-Fi Alliance interoperability certification, based on the IEEE 802.11e standard. It provides basic QoS features to IEEE 802.11 networks. WMM prioritizes traffic according to four ACs: voice (AC_VO), video (AC_VI), best effort (AC_BE), and background (AC_BK).) UAPSD powersave.

WMM TSPEC Min Inactivity Interval

Specifies the minimum inactivity time-out threshold of WMMWi-Fi Multimedia. WMM is also known as WME. It refers to a Wi-Fi Alliance interoperability certification, based on the IEEE 802.11e standard. It provides basic QoS features to IEEE 802.11 networks. WMM prioritizes traffic according to four ACs: voice (AC_VO), video (AC_VI), best effort (AC_BE), and background (AC_BK). traffic.

DSCP mapping for WMM voice AC

DSCPDifferentiated Services Code Point. DSCP is a 6-bit packet header value used for traffic classification and priority assignment. value used to map WMMWi-Fi Multimedia. WMM is also known as WME. It refers to a Wi-Fi Alliance interoperability certification, based on the IEEE 802.11e standard. It provides basic QoS features to IEEE 802.11 networks. WMM prioritizes traffic according to four ACs: voice (AC_VO), video (AC_VI), best effort (AC_BE), and background (AC_BK). voice traffic.

DSCP mapping for WMM video AC

DSCPDifferentiated Services Code Point. DSCP is a 6-bit packet header value used for traffic classification and priority assignment. value used to map WMMWi-Fi Multimedia. WMM is also known as WME. It refers to a Wi-Fi Alliance interoperability certification, based on the IEEE 802.11e standard. It provides basic QoS features to IEEE 802.11 networks. WMM prioritizes traffic according to four ACs: voice (AC_VO), video (AC_VI), best effort (AC_BE), and background (AC_BK). video traffic.

DSCP mapping for WMM best-effort AC

DSCPDifferentiated Services Code Point. DSCP is a 6-bit packet header value used for traffic classification and priority assignment. value used to map WMMWi-Fi Multimedia. WMM is also known as WME. It refers to a Wi-Fi Alliance interoperability certification, based on the IEEE 802.11e standard. It provides basic QoS features to IEEE 802.11 networks. WMM prioritizes traffic according to four ACs: voice (AC_VO), video (AC_VI), best effort (AC_BE), and background (AC_BK). best-effort traffic.

DSCP mapping for WMM background AC

DSCPDifferentiated Services Code Point. DSCP is a 6-bit packet header value used for traffic classification and priority assignment. value used to map WMMWi-Fi Multimedia. WMM is also known as WME. It refers to a Wi-Fi Alliance interoperability certification, based on the IEEE 802.11e standard. It provides basic QoS features to IEEE 802.11 networks. WMM prioritizes traffic according to four ACs: voice (AC_VO), video (AC_VI), best effort (AC_BE), and background (AC_BK). background traffic.

902il Compatibility Mode

(For clients using NTT DoCoMo 902iL phones only) When enabled, the managed device does not drop packets from the client if a small or old initialization vector value is received.

Hide SSID

Shows if the profile enables or disables hiding of the SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. name in beacon frames.

Deny_Broadcast Probes

When a client sends a broadcast probe request frame to search for all available SSIDsService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network., this option controls whether or not the system responds for this SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network.. When enabled, no response is sent and clients have to know the SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. in order to associate to the SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network.. When disabled, a probe response frame is sent for this SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network..

Local Probe Response

Shows if the profile enables or disables local probe response on the AP. If this option is enabled, the AP is responsible for sending 802.11802.11 is an evolving family of specifications for wireless LANs developed by a working group of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). 802.11 standards use the Ethernet protocol and Carrier Sense Multiple Access with collision avoidance (CSMA/CA) for path sharing. probe responses to wireless clients’ probe requests. If this option is disabled, then the managed device sends the 802.11802.11 is an evolving family of specifications for wireless LANs developed by a working group of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). 802.11 standards use the Ethernet protocol and Carrier Sense Multiple Access with collision avoidance (CSMA/CA) for path sharing. probe responses.

Auth Request Threshold (dB)

Displays the SNRSignal-to-Noise Ratio. SNR is used for comparing the level of a desired signal with the level of background noise. threshold below which incoming authentication requests are ignored.

Disable Probe Retry

Shows if the profile enables or disables battery MACMedia Access Control. A MAC address is a unique identifier assigned to network interfaces for communications on a network. level retries for probe response frames.

Battery Boost

If enabled, this feature converts multicast traffic to unicast before delivery to the client, thus allowing you to set a longer DTIMDelivery Traffic Indication Message. DTIM is a kind of traffic indication map. A DTIM interval determines when the APs must deliver broadcast and multicast frames to their associated clients in power save mode. interval.

WEP Key 1

Displays the Static WEPWired Equivalent Privacy. WEP is a security protocol that is specified in 802.11b and is designed to provide a WLAN with a level of security and privacy comparable to what is usually expected of a wired LAN. key associated with this key index.

WEP Key 2

Displays the Static WEPWired Equivalent Privacy. WEP is a security protocol that is specified in 802.11b and is designed to provide a WLAN with a level of security and privacy comparable to what is usually expected of a wired LAN. key associated with this key index.

WEP Key 3

Displays the Static WEPWired Equivalent Privacy. WEP is a security protocol that is specified in 802.11b and is designed to provide a WLAN with a level of security and privacy comparable to what is usually expected of a wired LAN. key associated with this key index.

WEP Key 4

Displays the Static WEPWired Equivalent Privacy. WEP is a security protocol that is specified in 802.11b and is designed to provide a WLAN with a level of security and privacy comparable to what is usually expected of a wired LAN. key associated with this key index.

WEP Transmit Key Index

Shows the key index that specifies which static WEPWired Equivalent Privacy. WEP is a security protocol that is specified in 802.11b and is designed to provide a WLAN with a level of security and privacy comparable to what is usually expected of a wired LAN. key is to be used.

WPA Hexkey

WPAWi-Fi Protected Access. WPA is an interoperable wireless security specification subset of the IEEE 802.11 standard. This standard provides authentication capabilities and uses TKIP for data encryption. pre-shared key (PSKPre-shared key. A unique shared secret that was previously shared between two parties by using a secure channel. This is used with WPA security, which requires the owner of a network to provide a passphrase to users for network access. ).

WPA Passphrase

WPAWi-Fi Protected Access. WPA is an interoperable wireless security specification subset of the IEEE 802.11 standard. This standard provides authentication capabilities and uses TKIP for data encryption. passphrase used to generate a pre-shared key (PSKPre-shared key. A unique shared secret that was previously shared between two parties by using a secure channel. This is used with WPA security, which requires the owner of a network to provide a passphrase to users for network access. ).

Maximum Transmit Failures

Maximum transmission failures allowed before the client gives up.

EDCA Parameters Station profile

Name of the enhanced distributed channel access (EDCAEnhanced Distributed Channel Access. The EDCA function in the IEEE 802.11e Quality of Service standard supports differentiated and distributed access to wireless medium based on traffic priority and Access Category types. See WMM and WME. ) Station profile that applies to this SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network..

EDCA Parameters AP profile

Name of the enhanced distributed channel access (EDCAEnhanced Distributed Channel Access. The EDCA function in the IEEE 802.11e Quality of Service standard supports differentiated and distributed access to wireless medium based on traffic priority and Access Category types. See WMM and WME. ) AP profile that applies to this SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network..

BC/MC Rate Optimization

Shows if the profile enables or disables scanning of all active stations currently associated to an AP to select the lowest transmission rate for broadcast and multicast frames. This option only applies to broadcast and multicast data frames; 802.11802.11 is an evolving family of specifications for wireless LANs developed by a working group of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). 802.11 standards use the Ethernet protocol and Carrier Sense Multiple Access with collision avoidance (CSMA/CA) for path sharing. management frames are transmitted at the lowest configured rate.

Rate Optimization for delivering

EAPOL frames

If this option is enabled, APs using this profile will use a more conservative rate for more reliable delivery of EAPOL frames.

Strict Spectralink Voice Protocol

(SVP)

Shows if the profile enables or disables strict Spectralink Voice Protocol (SVPSpectraLink Voice Priority. SVP is an open, straightforward QoS approach that has been adopted by most leading vendors of WLAN APs. SVP favors isochronous voice packets over asynchronous data packets when contending for the wireless medium and when transmitting packets onto the wired LAN.).

High-throughput SSID Profile

Name of the high-throughput SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. profile associated with this SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. profile.

802.11g Beacon Rate

The beacon rate for 802.11g802.11g offers transmission over relatively short distances at up to 54 Mbps, compared with the 11 Mbps theoretical maximum of 802.11b standard. 802.11g employs Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM), the modulation scheme used in 802.11a, to obtain higher data speed. Computers or terminals set up for 802.11g can fall back to speed of 11 Mbps, so that 802.11b and 802.11g devices can be compatible within a single network. (use for Distributed Antenna System (DASDistributed Antenna System. DAS is a network of antenna nodes strategically placed around a geographical area or structure for additional cellular coverage. ) only). Using this parameter in normal operation may cause connectivity problems.

802.11a Beacon Rate

The beacon rate for 802.11a802.11a provides specifications for wireless systems. Networks using 802.11a operate at radio frequencies in the 5 GHz band. The specification uses a modulation scheme known as orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) that is especially well suited to use in office settings. The maximum data transfer rate is 54 Mbps. (use for Distributed Antenna System (DASDistributed Antenna System. DAS is a network of antenna nodes strategically placed around a geographical area or structure for additional cellular coverage. ) only). Using this parameter in normal operation may cause connectivity problems.

Video Multicast Rate Optimization

The rate for video multicast frames.

Advertise QBSS Load IE

Enables the AP to advertise the QBSS load element. The element includes the following parameters that provide information on the traffic situation:

Station count: The total number of stations associated to the QBSS.

Channel utilization: The percentage of time (normalized to 255) the channel is sensed to be busy. The access point uses either the physical or the virtual carrier sense mechanism to sense a busy channel.

Available admission capacity: The remaining amount of medium time (measured as number of 32us/s) available for a station via explicit admission control.

The QAP uses these parameters to decide whether to accept an admission control request. A wireless station uses these parameters to choose the appropriate access points.

Advertise Location Info

APs that are part of this VAP will broadcast their GPSGlobal Positioning System. A satellite-based global navigation system. coordinates in the beacons and probe response frames as part of a vendor-specific Information Element.

Advertise AP Name

If this parameter enabled, APs will broadcast the AP name configured by the ap-name command. This option is disabled by default.

802.11r Profile

The associated dot11r-profile with the SSID profile.

Enforce user vlan for open stations

Shows the strict enforcement of data traffic only in user's assigned vlanVirtual Local Area Network. In computer networking, a single Layer 2 network may be partitioned to create multiple distinct broadcast domains, which are mutually isolated so that packets can only pass between them through one or more routers; such a domain is referred to as a Virtual Local Area Network, Virtual LAN, or VLAN. (Open stations only).

Enable OKC

The status of the Opportunistic Key Caching.

Opportunistic Key Caching (OKCOpportunistic Key Caching. OKC is a technique available for authentication between multiple APs in a network where those APs are under common administrative control. Using OKC, a station roaming to any AP in the network will not have to complete a full authentication exchange, but will instead just perform the 4-way handshake to establish transient encryption keys. ) is a similar technique, not defined by 802.11i802.11i provides improved encryption for networks that use 802.11a, 802.11b, and 802.11g standards. It requires new encryption key protocols, known as Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (TKIP) and Advanced Encryption Standard (AES)., available for authentication between multiple APs in a network where those APs are under common administrative control. An Aruba deployment with multiple APs under the control of a single controller is one such example. Using OKCOpportunistic Key Caching. OKC is a technique available for authentication between multiple APs in a network where those APs are under common administrative control. Using OKC, a station roaming to any AP in the network will not have to complete a full authentication exchange, but will instead just perform the 4-way handshake to establish transient encryption keys. , a station roaming to any AP in the network will not have to complete a full authentication exchange, but will instead just perform the 4-way handshake to establish transient encryption keys.

Related Commands

Command

Description

wlan ssid-profile

This command configures an SSIDService Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. profile.

Command History

Release

Modification

ArubaOS 8.5.0.0

The refresh-direction parameter is introduced.

Sub-parameter wpa3-aes-gcm-256 under parameter encryption introduced.

ArubaOS 8.0.0.0

Command introduced.

Command Information

Platforms

Licensing

Command Mode

All platforms

Base operating system.

Enable or Config mode on Mobility Master.

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