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With Cisco Valet you can have a separate wifi hotspot for guests

April 09, 2010 By: Admin Category: cisco valet wireless hotspot

Cisco Valet Wireless Hotspot

My favorite Cisco Valet and Valet Plus feature is the ability to set up a guest network, separate from the main network that your home’s computers, printers, and gaming consoles are sharing.

With the guest network, your house is a wifi hotspot. Anyone who comes to your house can have internet access, as long as they know your guest password — a word or phrase set by you that can have 4 to 32 characters.

Guest access is turned on by default, but you can disable it if you want.

You can also configure how many guests are allowed to use your hotspot at once. The default number is 5, but you can allow up to 10 guests. Computers using the main network don’t count toward the number of allowed guests (more…)