Configures the access network type for this hotspot. The beacons and probe responses communicate the type of hotspot (public, private, guest-use, emergency, etc.) to clients seeking access.

Supported in the following platforms:

  • Access Points — AP505i, AP510i/e, AP560i/h
  • Service Platforms — NX5500, NX7500, NX9500, NX9600, VX9000


access-network-type [chargeable-public|emergency-services|experimental|free-public|


access-network-type [chargeable-public|emergency-services|experimental|free-public|


Select the access network type for this hotspot. The options are:

  • chargeable-public – The network type is a chargeable public network.

  • emergency-services – The network is used to provide emergency services only.

  • experimental – The network is used for test or experimental purposes only.

  • free-public – The network type is a free public.

  • personal-device – The network is used for personal devices only.

  • private – The network is a private network.

  • private-guest – The network is a private network with guest access (default setting),

  • wildcard – Includes all access network types.

Note: If the network type is set to chargeable-public, probe responses advertise this hotspot as a chargeable-public hotspot.


rfs4000-229D58(config-passpoint-policy-test)#access-network-type chargeable-public
rfs4000-229D58(config-passpoint-policy-test)#show context
hotspot2-policy test
 access-network-type chargeable-public
 3gpp mcc 310 mnc 970
 3gpp mcc 505 mnc 14

Related Commands

no Reverts to the default access network type setting (private)