Dual 5 GHz Radio Mode

This feature allows the Instant AP to configure two radio interfaces, both running 5 GHzGigahertz. channel. The Instant APs have two radios, one operating on 2.4 GHzGigahertz. bandBand refers to a specified range of frequencies of electromagnetic radiation., and the other on 5 GHzGigahertz. bandBand refers to a specified range of frequencies of electromagnetic radiation.. AP-344 and AP-345 access points support upgrade of the 2.4 GHzGigahertz. radio interface to a 5 GHzGigahertz. radio interface. In dual mode, both radio interfaces can operate on 5 GHzGigahertz. bandBand refers to a specified range of frequencies of electromagnetic radiation..

You can configure the dual-5GHz-mode parameter using the WebUI or the CLICommand-Line Interface. A console interface with a command line shell that allows users to execute text input as commands and convert these commands to appropriate functions..

In the Old WebUI

To configure the dual-5 GHzGigahertz.-mode radio:

1. On the Access Points tab, click the Instant AP to modify.

2. Click the edit link.

3. Click the Radio tab.

4. Select Enable from the Dual 5G Mode drop-down list.

5. Click OK.

6. Reboot the Instant AP.

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The dual-5 GHzGigahertz.-mode configuration is currently not supported in the new WebUI.

In the CLI

To configure the dual-5 GHzGigahertz.-mode:

(Instant AP)# dual-5GHz-mode {<enable><disable>}

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The dual-5 GHzGigahertz.-mode command is supported only in AP-344 and AP-345 access points.

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