I have a dwl-800AP Hardware ver A2 and a dwl-800AP+ Hardware ver B2.
The 800AP is easy to set up as a repeater with the "site survey" function.
The 800AP+ requires you to know the mac address of the system to be repeated. No "site survey".
I installed the latest firmware. It's still the same.
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June 16, 2010 10:51:42 PM
It's probably an additional security provision. The MAC ID is printed on most equipment.