This guide shows how to configure an EnGenius access point, in order to use each Access Point as Hotspot.
In order to correctly integrate an EnGenius access point, it is necessary that:
- The device is connected to the Internet
- WAN and LAN interfaces are correctly configured
- You have the package labelled "Captive Portal Ready", pre-configured for Cloud4Wi
Configuring the device
The device is the package labelled "Captive Portal Ready" is already configured for the usage in Cloud4Wi and no additional steps are required.
The only manual step to perform, if needed, is configuring the walled garden, that is the list of web sites that can be visited by end-users in pre-authentication mode.
In order to configure the walled garden it is necessary to enter the System > Hotspot Configuration page and then insert a whitespace-separated list of domains enclosed by quotation mark characters (" ") in the row where "HS_UAMALLOW" and "HS_UAMDOMAINS" attributes are.
Then you have to click Submit and reboot the device in menu System > Reboot.
Please consider also the following articles:
- Walled Garden for the Social Login (web sites/domains to open)
- Walled Garden for PayPal feature (web sites/domains to open)
Entering the device to the Control Panel
In order to integrate the controller with the Solution, it is necessary to enter its details into the Control Panel.
To get further information on how to do that, please see How to add a Hotspot: it is necessary to select "EnGenius" as Router Type and enter the MAC address of your device.