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Using a rbk50 as a AP for a rbk752

Just purchased the RBK742 to replace a RBK50 that stop sending traffic on it's wired ports. Can I use the RBK50 as a AP for the RBK742? Plan to use a wired connection for the backhaul for the RBK50 Satellite and the RBK50 main unit as a wireless AP on my back porch? Any ideas if this will work? Hate to just trash these units because the wireless side works ok?

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Re: Using a rbk50 as a AP for a rbk752

The RBR50 can be used in wired AP as a 2ndary wifi source. It would need to be using different channels far apart from the RBR750s channels. 

The RBS50 can only be connected to the RBR750 as a wired RBS. 

 

Be sure to post about your Orbi AX questions in the Orbi AX forum

https://community.netgear.com/t5/Orbi-AX/bd-p/en-home-orbi-ax

 

Good Luck.

 


My Setup (Cable 900Mbps/50Mbps)>CAX80>Orbi RBK50 v2.5.1.16(Router Mode)
Additional NG HW: C7800/CM1100/CM1200, Orbi CBK40, Orbi RBK50/RBK853, R7800, R7960P, EX7500/EX7700, XR450 and WNHDE111
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