XAP-1440 Release Notes

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

Release Firmware Version 8.1.0

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 8.0.0

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. Updates to OS/Kernel
  4. 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.

Release 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

Release Firmware Version 6.2.1

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

Enhancements:

   1. Minor UI improvements

Firmware Version 6.1.3

Enhancements:

  1. Minor UI bug fixes

Firmware Version 6.0.1

Enhancements:

  1. Provides support for all non-US units
  2. Minor UI bug fixes

Firmware Version 6.0.0

Note: Please make sure any controllers on your network (XWC-1000, XWR-1200, XWR-3100) have been updated first before applying this update.  

Enhancements:

  1. Initial Firmware Release.  
  2. KRACK vulnerability patch.

Issues Resolved:

  1. None

Known Issues:

  1. None

 

Downloads 

Upgrade Instructions

Current Version:
Firmware Version 8.1.0

Previous Version:
Firmware Version 8.0.0 (not available for download)
Firmware Version 6.3.0
Firmware Version 6.2.1
Firmware Version 6.1.3
Firmware Version 6.0.1
Firmware Version 6.0.0