Create a Landing Page

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The WiDirect can be configured to use a landing page instead of the standard login page. This landing page can include any content that you wish, but it should include a link to the login page so that users can login.

First, be sure the landing page is in the "Walled Garden" so that users are able to get to it before they login. The Walled Garden web crawler can be used to automatically crawl the landing page so that the user can view sites that are linked from the landing page.

Then change the configuration for the firewall to use the landing page. Look for the "landingpage" line and set the URL the user should be redirected to.

The landing page needs to have a link back to the login page, which will be referenced with the IP of the local WiDirect or WiClient on port 8060. For example, http://10.4.1.1:8060