Configures the channel list and power for a specified area

Supported in the following platforms:

  • Access Points — AP505i, AP510i/e, AP560i/h
  • Service Platforms — NX5500, NX7500, NX9500, NX9600, VX9000


area <AREA-NAME/STRING-ALIAS> channel-list [2.4GHz|5GHz] <CHANNEL-LIST>


area <AREA-NAME/STRING-ALIAS> channel-list [2.4GHz|5GHz] <CHANNEL-LIST>
area <AREA-NAME/STRING-ALIAS> Specifies the area name
  • <AREA-NAME/STRING-ALIAS> – Specify the area name as clear text. Alternately, use a string-alias to specify the area name. If using a string-alias, ensure that the string-alias is existing and configured.
Note: For more information on aliases, see alias.

channel-list [2.4GHz|5GHZ] <CHANNEL-LIST>

Selects the channels for the specified area in the 2.4 GHz or 5.0 GHz band
  • 2.4GHz – Selects the channels for the specified area in the 2.4 GHz band
  • 5GHz – Selects the channels for the specified area in the 5.0 GHz band
The following keyword is common to the 2.4 GHz and 5.0 GHz bands:
  • <CHANNEL-LIST> – Enter a comma-separated list of channels for the selected band.


rfs4000-229D58(config-smart-rf-policy-test)#area test channel-list 2.4GHz 1,2,3
rfs4000-229D58(config-smart-rf-policy-test)#show context
smart-rf-policy test
 area test channel-list 2.4GHz 1,2,3
nx9500-6C8809(config)#alias string $AREA Ecospace
nx9500-6C8809(config-smart-rf-policy-Ecospace)#area $AREA channel-list 5GHz 36,44
nx9500-6C8809(config-smart-rf-policy-Ecospace)#show context
smart-rf-policy Ecospace
 area $AREA channel-list 5GHz 36,44

Related Commands

no (smart-rf-policy-config-mode-command)

Removes channel list/power configuration for an area