Multiple WAP, 1 SSID?
Posted on 2011-03-21
Just some advice really.
I have 2 Netgear WN802T Wireless Access Points (WAPs) both on the same subnet (192.168.2.x/24). I want to be able to access the network from both locations from the same device (but not at the same time), ie when on the 2nd Floor with the 2nd floor WAP and 5th Floor WAP on the 5th. The question is can I / do I set the SSID's for them the same, or different? If I set the SSID the same do I / should I use same or different channels?
At the moment I am using the same SSID and Pass-Phrase on both, but on different channels (11 and 6).
Thanks in advance,