How to use Time-Based Configuration (aka Config Scheduling)


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As of Firmware 6.3, Users can enable and disable different functions (such as WAN connections, outbound policy, firewall, and PoE) at different times, based on a user-scheduled configuration profile. To use this feature, please follow these instructions:

1)Set up a Time Profile

Navigate to System > Schedule. On the first item, click the button to enable scheduling. Afterwards, click the New Schedule button, and the following pop-up will appear: Name your profile, then select your time by clicking the green squares, and/or selecting one of our preset profiles. Save your changes and click Apply Changes on the top right corner. Your time profile is now configured.

2) Apply your Time Profile on Different Functions

2a) Apply to WAN Connection

Navigate to Network > WAN, then select the WAN connection you wish to apply your time profile on. From there, click on the drop-down menu beside enable and select the profile you want Click Save and then Apply Changes to finish your configuration.

2b) Apply to Integrated Access Point

Navigate to AP > Settings. Select the time profile you widh to apply to your integrated AP in the Operating Schedule drop-down menu.

2c) Apply to Outbound Policy

Navigate to Network > Outbound Policy, and then select the outbound policy you wish to apply your time profile on. From there, click on the drop-down menu beside enable and select the profile you want Click Save and then Apply Changes to finish your configuration.

2d) Apply to Firewall Rule

Navigate to Network > Firewall > Access Rules, then select the firewall rule you wish to apply your time profile on. From there, click on the drop-down menu beside enable and select the profile you want

2e) Apply to PoE LAN Connection

Navigate to Network > LAN > Port Settings, and then click the drop-down menu for the LAN Port you wish to apply your time profile on. From there, select the profile you want.

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