FortiManager can now authorize unknown APs that are connected to a managed FortiGate.
To authorize unknown APs:
- Enable JSON API access to Read-Write. See To enable read-write JSON API access.
- In the tree menu, select the group or FortiGate that contains the unknown FortiAP devices to be authorized.
- Select the unknown FortiAP devices and either click More > Authorize from the toolbar, or right-click and select Authorize.
- Wait awhile and then select the APs and click More > Refresh.
APs are now online and displayed.
You must enable JSON API access to Read-Write to be able to authorize unknown FortiAP devices.