Apple DESIGNING AIRPORT NETWORKS User Manual
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Designing

AirPort Networks

Contents

Chapter 1

5

Getting Started

 

6

How AirPort Works

 

6

How Wireless Internet Access Is Provided

 

7

Configuring the AirPort Extreme Base Station and AirPort Express for Internet Access

 

7

AirPort Setup Assistant

 

8

AirPort Admin Utility

 

8

Extending the Range of Your AirPort Network

 

9

AirTunes

 

9

Printing via an AirPort Extreme Base Station or AirPort Express

 

10

Sharing Your Computer’s Internet Connection

Chapter 2

13

Network Basics

 

15

Software Used for IP Networking in Mac OS X

 

16

Software Used for AirPort Networking in Mac OS X

Chapter 3

17

AirPort Security

 

17

Security for AirPort Networks at Home

 

18

Security for AirPort Networks in Business and Education

 

19

Wi-FiProtected Access (WPA)

Chapter 4

21

AirPort Network Designs

 

22

Using the AirPort Setup Assistant

 

22

Using AirPort Admin Utility

 

23

Setting Up the AirPort Network

 

29

Configuring and Sharing Internet Access

 

48

Setting Advanced Options

 

62

Solving Problems

 

63

More Information About AirPort

Chapter 5

65

Using AirPort Express

Chapter 6

75

Behind the Scenes

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