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Author Topic: Access Point or Repeater mode?!  (Read 4274 times)


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Access Point or Repeater mode?!
« on: June 21, 2016, 09:20:35 PM »

HI Experts,

DIR-860L as main router with HIDDEN SSID wireless,  DAP-1360 to extend the signal length

which mode do i need to use therefore the SSID still manage to be hidden
A) Access Point   mode
B) Repeater       mode

What is the pro and cons

Thank you



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Re: Access Point or Repeater mode?!
« Reply #1 on: June 22, 2016, 06:57:05 AM »


  • What Hardware version is your DAP? Look at the sticker under the DAP.
  • Link>What Firmware version is currently loaded? Found on the DAPs web page under status.
  • What region are you located?

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