[Wireless Router] How to setup Guest Network Pro (SDN) across AiMesh and managed switch?
Conditions: 1. Check your device, this FAQ is for ExpertWiFi series or selected models with Guest network pro feature. ASUS ExpertWiFi｜Business Network Solutions｜ASUS Global [Wireless Router] What is guest network pro? How to use it? 2. Make sure your switch is a managed switch(L2 switch) supports VLAN. 3. In this example, we will create two SDNs, VLAN 52 as a VPN WiFi, VLAN 53 as a Guest portal. 4. In this example, we target to setup port 1 as VLAN 52, port 2 as VLAN 53 on all AiMesh Router/Node and switch. Switch LAN port 3 as a management port to access AiMesh management GUI. 5. AiMesh node connect to AiMesh router via Ethernet backhaul.
Connection settings: 1. AiMesh router LAN 3 connect to switch port 5. 2. Switch port 4 connect to AiMesh node WAN port.
AiMesh router/Node VLAN settings: 1. Port 1: Select target SDN(VLAN 52), access mode. 2. Port 2: Select target SDN(VLAN 53), access mode. 3. Port 3: Use “All(Default)” mode.
Switch settings: port 1: untag 52 port 2: untag 53 port 3: untag 1 port 4, 5: untag 1, tag 52, 53
AiMesh node settings: 1. Select the node 2. Select management 3. Set backhaul connection priority to 1G WAN(or 2.5G WAN) first.