Configuring a WLAN SSID Profile in Bridge Mode

For bridge mode deployments, you must configure a WLAN Wireless Local Area Network. WLAN is a 802.11 standards-based LAN that the users access through a wireless connection. SSID Service Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. in bridge mode in the WebUI.

To configure a WLAN SSID in bridge mode, complete the following steps:

  1. In the Aruba Central app, set the filter to a group that contains at least one AP.

    The dashboard context for the group is displayed.

  2. Under Manage, go to Devices > Access Points.
  3. Click the Config icon.

    The second-level tabs to configure APs are displayed.

  4. Click the WLANs tab.

    The Wireless SSIDs table is displayed listing the existing SSID profiles.

  5. Perform one of the following actions:
    • To create a new SSID profile, click +Add SSID.

      The Create a New Network page is displayed for creating a new SSID.

    • To edit an existing SSID profile, click the row, and then click the edit icon.

      The Networks page is displayed for editing an existing SSID.

  6. To create a new SSID name, enter the name of an SSID, and click Next.

To configure advanced settings for a WLAN SSID profile, see Configuring Advanced Settings for a WLAN SSID Profile.