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Mon, May 18, 2020 2:44 PM

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Is there a way in the ZD1200 web interface that I can assign a particular AP to a particular client?

Pretty much as the title says, Is there a way in the ZD1200 web interface that I can assign a particular AP to a particular client?

Reason is the cam is clinging to an AP that it's unreliable with and when I disconnect this AP it has a beautiful relationship with another AP.  Both are R720s.  

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6 months ago

The choice of AP is exclusively a client decision.  There are some features which can 'nudge' the client to another AP, but there is no official way for the AP to tell the client to use a specific AP.

The proper way to do what you're after is to create a separate SSID for the camera and enable it only on the AP you want the camera to connect to.

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6 months ago

Not a great solution as this AP serves a number of clients and (including another IP cam) and I want a tidy seamless WIFI environment with one SSID.  It would be a handy feature if you could block a specific client on a specific AP via the ZD.  Perhaps something for Ruckus to consider in a future firmware upgrade? Along with being able to label clients with fixed IPs, so we know which cam is where.  This would give provide some really handy functionality.
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Hm, do the camera's allow you to access them and configure with a static IP outside your DHCP server's lease range?

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Yes.  They get allocated a static IP on set up.  There is no manual control over this though.  Once connected up to power it is impossible to reset the static IP.