How to force a computer to connect to a guest network if it is not a member of the domain

Robert Perez-Corona
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Hello, Is there a way I can enforce the following request with my existing windows infrastructure alongside my Cisco network infrastructure.

- If a computer/laptop is connected to the network via LAN port and does not belong to the domain, connect it to the guest network.


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Yes, you can use the guest VLAN feature on your switches, but that requires 802.1x to be deployed across the network.
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So how will 802.1x tie in with a non-member computer to force it on to a guest network?

Is this all done at the network level? Or will there need to be some configurations on the active directory side?


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