Add an Access Point Site

Applies To: WatchGuard Cloud-managed Access Points (AP130, AP230W, AP330, AP332CR, AP430CR, AP432)

You can use an access point site to configure wireless settings and then apply that site configuration to the cloud-managed access points in your account that subscribe to the site.

Access point sites are only available to configure in a subscriber account.

To add an access point site, from WatchGuard Cloud:

  1. From a subscriber account, select Configure > Access Point Sites.
    The Access Point Sites page opens.

Screen shot of the Access Point Sites page in WatchGuard Cloud

  1. Click Add Site.

Screen shot of the Add Access Point Site page in WatchGuard Cloud

  1. Type a Name and Description for the site. Click Save.
    The configuration page opens.
  2. In the Wi-Fi Networks tile, click Add SSID.

Screen shot of the Configuration Details page for an access point site in WatchGuard Cloud

  1. Specify the settings for the SSID. Click Add.

For information on specific SSID settings, go to Configure Access Point SSID Settings.

An access point supports up to 8 SSIDs. This includes both SSIDs configured on the device, and SSIDs configured from a site.

Screen shot of the Add SSID page for an access point site in WatchGuard Cloud

  1. Click Save.
    The wireless network shows on the SSID page.

Screen shot of the SSIDs page for an access point site in WatchGuard Cloud

You can also configure these features for an access point site:

When you have finished your access point site configuration, you must deploy your configuration changes to WatchGuard Cloud. For more information, go to Deploy an Access Point Site.

To subscribe devices to an access point site, go to Subscribe an Access Point to a Site.

Related Topics

About Access Point Sites

Manage Access Point Sites