WFT-E9: Checking the Type of Access Point

Article ID: ART176427 | Date published: 02/03/2020 | Date last updated: 09/15/2023


Checking the Type of Access Point


Checking the Type of Access Point

Checking the Type of Access Point

To connect using an access point, check if the access point supports WPS*, which allows easy connection between Wi-Fi devices.

If you do not know if the access point you will use is WPS-compatible, refer to the access point instruction manual or other documentation.

Wi-Fi Protected Setup

  • When WPS is supported

    The following two connection methods are available. Connection can be established more easily with WPS (PBC Mode).

    • Connecting via WPS (PBC Mode) ()
    • Connecting via WPS (PIN Mode) ()
  • When WPS is not supported

    • Connecting to a Detected Network Manually ()
    • Connecting to a Network Manually ()

Access Point Encryption

The transmitter supports the following options for [Authentication] and [Encryption settings]. Therefore, when connecting to a detected network manually, the encryption used by the access point must be one of the following.

  • [Authentication]: Open system, Shared key, WPA/WPA2-PSK, or WPA/WPA2-Enterprise
  • [Encryption settings]: WEP, TKIP, and AES


  • If the stealth functions of the access point are active, connection may be disabled. Deactivate the stealth functions.
  • When connecting to a network that has a network administrator, ask the administrator about the detailed setting procedures.


  • If the network you are using filters by MAC address, register the MAC address of the transmitter to the access point. The MAC address can be found on the [MAC address] screen ().




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