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Re: Cannot adopt AP-AC-LR, initial contact failed, url=http://unifi:8080/inform, rc=6

I wasted plenty of time fighting with adoption. Resetting to firmware, retrying adoption via SSH and Smartphone L3 over and over. It wouldn't show up as available for adoption on the site I needed it on. I found it was hiding in the default site list, as an offline device. I had to forget it/move to the site I want to be in. Grr!

 

 

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Re: Cannot adopt AP-AC-LR, initial contact failed, url=http://unifi:8080/inform, rc=6

Hello @FTNET-Dane,

 

Open port 8080/tcp in the firewall on the controller device, than SSH into the UAPs and set-inform to the controller.

set-inform http://ip.of.the.controller:8080/inform

 

 

Regards,

Glenn R.

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