configure policy captive-portal

configure policy captive-portal web-redirect redirect_index server server_id {url redirect_url} {status}


This command configures a captive portal server‘s HTTP redirect URL and its status.

Syntax Description

web-redirect Configures web-redirect.
redirect_index Configures a web redirect index (range = 1–10).
server Configures a server for the web redirect index.
server_id Sets the server ID to use ( range = 1–2).
url Configures captive portal server absolute URL.

Sets HTTP/HTTPS URL that users are redirected to

http(s)://<IPv4Address or Hostname>:<L4Port>/<Path>

Where IPV4Address or Hostname is the IPv4 address or hostname of the captive portal server (DNS server needs to be configured on the device).

L4Port by default is 80. Should be provided with the value on which the captive portal web-server is running.

status Captive portal server status: "enable" or "disable" (default is disable).


By default, captive portal server status is disabled.


The following example configures and enables the URL for a particular captive portal server (index 2) in web-redirect (index 1):

configure policy captive-portal web-redirect 1 server 2 url enable


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 22.3.

Platform Availability

This command is available on ExtremeSwitching X435, X440-G2, X450-G2, X460-G2, X465, X590, X620, X670-G2, X690, X695, X870, 5320, 5420, and 5520 series switches.