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Old 02-10-2016, 12:54 PM   #1
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I am trying to come up with a good solution to extend both my primary network and guest network across our building. I was thinking or purchasing an AirPort Extreme (connect the WAN to our modem) and then connect one LAN to our unmanaged switch and the others to two or maybe 3 AirPort Expresses throughout our building (we have hard wired lines throughout so we can hardwire them all together).

That being said, if I put the Expresses in bridge mode, will they extend both the primary wireless network as well as the guest wireless network?

Thanks in advance for any help you can provide!
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It will only extend a single that it is bridging.... I don't see a way to connect it to the 2nd network to extend it. The Primary Network and Guest Network are sandboxed from each other (Devices on network A cannot see devices on Network B) so its not like it can see them both from the same connection to share both.

I don't have any expresses to actually try this... but I don't think it is possible with them.
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