XAP-1240 Release Notes

Note:  It is NOT recommended to update the firmware wirelessly.

Release Firmware Version 6.5.0

Recommended Update

Enhancements:

  1. Provides support for additional wireless SSID passphrase special characters that can be used with the wireless controller.
  2. Provides support for additional wireless SSID passphrase special characters on the Quick Setup page.

Known Limitations:

  1. When using Safari on macOS, in some cases when changing the admin password you are not redirected to a new login screen. Solution: Close the current tab/browser, open a new tab/browser session and browse to the new IP address of the device. This fixes the issue and will allow you to move forward.
  2. Additional SSID character support is limited to the Quick Setup page and the wireless profiles pages will be updated in a future release.

Release Firmware Version 6.4.2

Enhancements:

  1. You will now be required to change the default admin password upon first login. The new password cannot be the existing default password. This is to comply with new security laws for California & Oregon that go into effect January 1, 2020
  2. On first time setup or after factory default the wireless network is now secured with the following password settings:
    • Passphrase = “luxulwifi”
    • Encryption = WPA2
    Note: When updating a previously configured AP to this firmware, it will NOT override any previously configured wireless settings.
  3. Minor UI updates and improvements
Known Limitations:

 

  1. When using Safari on macOS, in some cases when changing the admin password you are not redirected to a new login screen. Solution: Close the current tab/browser, open a new tab/browser session and browse to the new IP address of the device. This fixes the issue and will allow you to move forward.

Firmware Version 6.3.0

Enhancements:

  1. You will now not be required to do a reboot when making wireless settings / profile changes
  2. Corrected a subnet mask display error
  3. This update will provide support for future Wireless Controller updates
  4. Minor UI improvements

Known Issues:

  1. In some web browsers there is no 'spinning wheel' when restoring a configuration file or factory defaulting. 

Firmware Version 6.1.3

Enhancements:

  1. OS and driver updates 
  2. Minor UI improvements and bug fixes
  3. You will now be automatically notified in the user interface when a firmware update is available. 

Known Limitations:

  1. In some web browsers there is no 'spinning wheel' when restoring a configuration file or factory defaulting. 

Firmware Version 5.0.6.2

Enhancements:

  1. KRACK vulnerability patch

Known Issues:

  1. In some web browsers there is no ‘spinning wheel’ when restoring a config or factory resetting.

Firmware Version 5.0.6

Enhancements:

  1. New UI features
    • Allows the user to set a time zone on the AP
    • Allows the user to force the AP to find the XWC-1000 wireless controller if not found during the discovery process
    • Allows limited AP UI access when connected to XWC-1000 wireless controller
  2. Driver updates and bug fixes

Known Issues:

  1. In some web browsers there is no ‘spinning wheel’ when restoring a config or factory resetting.

Firmware Version 5.0.1

Issues Resolved:

  1. Minor bug fixes.

Enhancements:

No enhancements included in this build.