How to configure the Telnet authentication mode for a WLAN device

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WLAN devices can be logged in through Telnet using 2 authentication modes: password and AAA. The Telnet login authentication mode can be configured as follows:
- Configure the Telnet login authentication mode to password.
[Huawei] user-interface vty 0
[Huawei-ui-vty0] authentication-mode password
[Huawei-ui-vty0] set authentication password cipher Helloworld@6789
[Huawei-ui-vty0] return
- Configure the Telnet login authentication mode to AAA.
[Huawei] user-interface vty 0
[Huawei-ui-vty0] authentication-mode aaa
[Huawei-ui-vty0] quit
[Huawei] aaa
[Huawei-aaa] aaa
[Huawei-aaa] local-user admin1234 password irreversible-cipher Helloworld@6789
[Huawei-aaa] return

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Telnet login and authentication mode configuration method on an AR router
In the user interface view, run the authentication-mode { password | aaa } command to configure a user authentication mode.

How to disable the Telnet server function for a WLAN device
By default, the Telnet server function is enabled for WLAN devices of V200R003 and earlier versions and disabled for WLAN devices of V200R005 and later versions. Run the undo telnet server enable command to disable the Telnet server function. For a Fit AP, if it has gone online on an AC, run the telnet disable command in the AP profile view of the AC to disable the Telnet service for this Fit AP.

How to enable the Telnet server function for a WLAN device
By default, the Telnet server function is enabled for WLAN devices of V200R003 and earlier versions and disabled for WLAN devices of V200R005 and later versions. Run the telnet server enable command to enable the Telnet server function. For a Fit AP, if it has gone online on an AC, run the telnet enable command in the AP profile view of the AC to enable the Telnet service for this Fit AP.

Which user access authentication modes are supported by a WLAN device
WLAN devices support MAC authentication, 802.1x authentication, and Portal authentication.

How to configure 802.1x authentication on a WLAN device for local users
For the procedure of configuring 802.1x authentication for local users, click Example for Configuring 802.1x Authentication (AAA in RADIUS Mode) (through commands) or Example for Configuring 802.1x Authentication for Local Users (through the web page) in AC6605&AC6005&ACU2(AC&FITAP)Product Documentation. The AC V200R006 is used as an example.

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