Sonos uses Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) to maintain communication between the products in your system when in a wired setup. This article provides our recommended STP settings for managed network switches to ensure Sonos works on your network.
The names of these settings may vary between devices. For more information, contact the manufacturer of your network device.
Spanning Tree State
STP Operation Stage
Path Cost Default Values
STP Interface Settings (for every port connected to a Sonos product)
Use Global Settings
User Designed 10 (Set to "Default" for ports not connected to Sonos products)
Bridge Multicast Filtering Status
Enable VLAN ID: your ID (e.g. 1 Forwarding method for IPv4/v6: MAC Group Address IGMP)
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