Step by step guide on how to install CPE Antenna / Access Point to AdoPisoWiFi wifi vending machine.
We only need two additional peripherals:
- USB Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
- Ubiquit Nanostation Loco M2
Configure the Nanostation Loco M2
First, we need to configure the external access point so it can communicate to our machine by setting up the nanostation loco m2 to be an accesspoint in bridge mode.
Power on the nanostation by connecting it to the PoE adapter. Then connect the LAN cable to your modem.
Open your computer and open the run command utility by pressing
Windows key +
r. Then type
Right click on the
Ethernet icon (or wifi icon if you are connected to wifi) and select
Internet Protocol Version 4 and click
Properties button below.
Inter a static IP
192.168.1.2 and netmask of
OK and close the properties dialog.
Open Google Chrome or any browser and go to https://192.168.1.20.
** There will be a warning about SSL certificate. Just click on
Advanced and click
Then login to nanostation web interface using username:
ubnt and password
ubnt. The username and password are the same.
aiarMAX. Then click
Go to WIRELESS tab and make sure to set the Wireless Mode to
Access Point. Then click
Next, go to NETWORK tab and set Network Mode to
Bridge then click
Apply to save all the changes.
Enable External Accesspoint
- Insert the USB ethernet adapter to raspberry pi.
- Connect the LAN cable to the USB ethernet adapter (previously connected to the modem).
Turn on the raspberry pi and go to admin interface. Then navigate to
WiFi Settings. Tick the
Show Advanced Options checkbox.
Under the Antenna Type, select
External Access Point. Click
Lastly, go to
Device Management and reboot the machine.
If the process is successful, you can now connect to the machine from your new access point antenna.