Configures the ExtremeLocation Tenant‘s API key. The WiNG controller uses this key to authenticate with the ExtremeLocation server, and stage the Tenant‘s site hierarchy (includes site details and details of AP deployed within the site).

Supported in the following platforms:

  • Access Points —AP-7522, AP 7532, AP 7562, AP 7602, AP-7612, AP 7622, AP-8432, AP-8533
  • Wireless Controllers — RFS 4000
  • Service Platforms — NX 5500, NX 75XX, NX 95XX, NX 95XX, VX 9000


location-key <API-KEY>


location-key <API-KEY>
location-key <API-KEY>

Enter the 64-bit key that the WiNG controller uses to authenticate with the ExtremeLocation server.

  • <API-KEY> – Enter the key.
Note: To generate API-Key, log into your ExtremeLocation Tenant account and use the ExtremeLocation UI. Enter that key here in the Location Policy.


nx9500-6C8809(config-location-policy-ELocPolicy)#location-key dGVzdEAxMjM0NQo
vnx9500-6C8809(config-location-policy-ELocPolicy)#show context
location-policy ELocPolicy
 location-key dGVzdEAxMjM0NQo

Related Commands

no (location-policy-config-commands) Removes the Tenant‘s API-Key from the Location policy