Where a Portal Light is located impacts its operation. It's recommend to identify a location that meets the following guidelines.
Clear-line-of sight to a wireless access point.
Locate at the perimeter of a room; to ensure all tracking points are inside.
Wireless signal strength of -60db or better at its location. It's recommended to measure the strength with a mobile Wi-Fi analyzer app.
Metal objects (cabinets, refrigerators) or suppressed wall surfaces are not sheltering or covering the device.
Locate at least 8 feet (2.5 meters) high with even intervals in larger areas.
Avoid locating higher than 32 feet (10 meters). This height impacts its location accuracy estimates.