Configure Wi-Fi Settings

In addition to a LAN, you can also connect your system to a Wi-Fi network so that guests can share content to the system using an AirPlay-certified device or the Polycom Content App.

Procedure

  1. In the system web interface, go to Network > Wi-Fi Network.
  2. For Choose Network Type, select Wi-Fi.
  3. Do one of the following:
    • Select a network from Available Wi-Fi Networks. (The system lists networks in order of signal strength.)
    • Enter the network name in the SSID field.
    Selecting a new SSID erases the previous SSID and relevant Wi-Fi settings from the system.
  4. Configure the following settings:

    Available settings vary with your selections.

    Setting Description
    Security

    Specifies the encryption protocol:

    • None
    • WEP
    • WPA/WPA2/FT PSK
    • 802.1x EAP
    Key (Passphrase/PSK) Specifies an encryption passphrase (like a password) for the Wi-Fi network. You must enter the passphrase to connect to the Wi-Fi network.
    EAP Method

    Specifies the extensible authentication protocol (EAP) for WPA-Enterprise (802.1xEAP):

    • PEAP
    • TLS
    • PWD
    Phase 2 Authentication Specifies Phase 2 authentication method:
    • MSCHAPV2
    • GTC
    User Name

    Specifies the login user name for WPA-Enterprise (802.1xEAP).

    Password

    Specifies the login password for WPA-Enterprise (802.1xEAP).

    IP Address

    Select one of the following to set your system Wi-Fi network IP address:

    • Obtain IP address automatically (You must have a DHCP server in your environment to use this option.)
    • Enter IP address manually
    Your IP Address is

    Specifies the IP address for the Wi-Fi network.

    This setting is read-only if your system gets its IP address automatically.

    Subnet Mask

    Specifies the subnet mask address for the Wi-Fi network.

    This setting is read-only if your system gets its IP address automatically.

    Default Gateway

    Specifies the IP gateway for the Wi-Fi network.

    This setting is read-only if your system gets its IP address automatically.

    DNS Server

    Specifics the DNS server address for the Wi-Fi network.

    This setting is read-only if your system gets its IP address automatically.

    DNS Alternate Server

    Specifics the alternate DNS server address for the Wi-Fi network.

    This setting is read-only if your system gets its IP address automatically.