Pending Adoptions

The Pending Adoptions screen displays a list of devices yet to be adopted to this access point and access points still in the process of adoption.

To view pending access point statistics:

  1. Select the Statistics tab from the Web UI.
  2. Expand the System from the navigation pane (on the left-hand side of the screen). The System node expands to display RF Domains created within the managed network.
  3. Expand an RF Domain node, and select one of it's connected access points. The access point's statistics menu displays in the right-hand side of the screen, with the Health tab selected by default.
  4. Expand the Adoption menu.
  5. Select Pending Adoptions.
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    This screen displays the following information:
    MAC Address

    Displays the MAC address of the device pending adoption.


    Displays the AP model type. access points can only adopt others of the same model, as their radio configurations differ by model.

    IP Address

    Displays the current IP Address of the device pending adoption.


    Displays the current VLAN used as a virtual interface by device pending adoption.


    Displays the status as to why the device is still pending adoption and has not yet successfully connected to this access point.

    Discovery Option

    Displays the discovery option code for each AP listed pending adoption.

    Last Seen

    Displays the date and time stamp of the last time the device was seen. Click the arrow next to the date and time to toggle between standard time and UTC.

  6. Select Refresh to update the screen's statistics counters to their latest values.