Configures time-based client access to the network resources. Use this feature to assign fixed days and time of WLAN access for wireless clients.

Supported in the following platforms:

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


time-based-access days [sunday|monday|tuesday|wednesday|thursday|friday|saturday|
all|weekends|weekdays] {start <START-TIME>} [end <END-TIME>]


time-based-access days [sunday|monday|tuesday|wednesday|thursday|friday|saturday|
all|weekends|weekdays] {start <START-TIME>} [end <END-TIME>]
day <option> Specifies the day or days on which the client can access the WLAN
  • sunday – Allows access on Sundays only
  • monday – Allows access on Mondays only
  • Tuesdays – Allows access on Tuesdays only
  • wednesday – Allows access on Wednesdays only
  • thursday – Allows access on Thursdays only
  • friday – Allows access on Fridays only
  • saturday – Allows access on Saturdays only
  • weekends – Allows access on weekends only
  • weekdays – Allows access on weekdays only
  • all – Allows access on all days
start <START-TIME> Optional. Specifies the access start time in hours and minutes (HH:MM)
end <END-TIME> Specifies the access end time in hours and minutes (HH:MM)


nx9500-6C8809(config-wlan-test)#time-based-access days weekdays start 10:00 end 16:30
nx9500-6C8809(config-wlan-test)#show context
wlan test
 ssid testWLAN1
 bridging-mode local
 encryption-type none
 authentication-type none
 protected-mgmt-frames mandatory
 radius vlan-assignment
 time-based-access days weekdays start 10:00 end 16:30

Related Commands

no (wlan-config-mode) Removes the configured time-based-access settings