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Access Point Widgets

Select Access Point to view widgets related to AP activity.

To change the time period, select the time period link (default is 4 hours).

To change between a chart or graph view, click the Change chart type icon or Change graph type icon icon.

To change the sort type or configure filters for a widget, click the Configure Dashboard filters icon icon.

APs by Associations

This chart displays up to 10 APs based on the number of associated clients.

Change the chart type to Top to view APs with most number of associated clients, or Bottom to view APs with least number of associated clients. Type the maximum number of APs to view, then click Save.

Use the SSID and Time filters to view the statistics for a specific wireless network during a specific time period.

APs by Traffic

This chart displays up to 10 APs with based on uplink and downlink traffic.

Change the chart type to Top to view APs with the most traffic, or Bottom to view APs with the least traffic. Type the maximum number of APs to view, then click Save.

Use the SSID and Time filters to view the statistics for a specific wireless network during a specific time period.

APs by Utilization

This chart displays the APs based on utilization. AP channel utilization is defined as the act of the AP either transmitting or receiving any data and management frames.

Change the chart type to Top to view APs with the most utilization, or Bottom to view APs with the least utilization. Type the maximum number of APs to view, then click Save.

APs by Data Rate

This chart displays APs based on average data rate. The data rate includes both downlink and uplink traffic. Very low data rates may indicate coverage issues or the presence of low speed legacy devices (such as 802.11b) in the network.

Change the chart type to Top to view top APs by data rate, or Bottom to view the bottom APs by data rate. Type the maximum number of APs, then click Save.

AP Security Distribution

This chart displays the live number of APs by their security settings: Open, WEP, WPA, or 802.11i (WPA2). Use the SSID filter to view the statistics for a specific wireless network.

AP Protocol Distribution

This chart displays the live number of APs by their protocol settings: 802.11a, 802.11bg, 802.11an or 802.11bgn. Use the SSID filter to view the statistics for a specific wireless network.

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