Social WiFi has been tested and is proven to work on the following configurations:

Access point firmware

  • 3.11.3-r7 and newer (tested up to

Configure WLAN

Go to Configure -> WLAN and click on Add WLAN. If you have a WLAN network already created, you can edit the existing one.

If you decide to create a new one, assign it any WLAN ID you'd like.

Click OK.

Now, you should see the dashboard where you can edit the SSID. Make sure that the "Enabled" box is checked and change the SSID name. Leave the rest as default.

Scroll down to the bottom of the page and press Save.

Configure RADIUS

Now, go to the "Radius Server" tab and configure as follows.

Authentication Server 1

Accounting Server 1

Leave the rest as default.

Scroll down to the bottom of the page and press Save.

Now, go to the "Guest Access" and configure as follows.

Click Save.

Walled Garden

Now, scroll down in the Guest Access tab and copy and paste each Walled Garden entry. Make sure to press Save after each entry.


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Google remarketing tag

Google login – example regional domain*
* You must also add your regional domain for “”, for example “” if you are in the UK

Facebook login

Twitter login

LinkedIn login

Add the access points to Social WiFi panel

The setup of the controller is now finished. The last step is to add all access points to the Social WiFi platform.

Go to Dashboard(1) in the menu on the left. Copy the MAC Address from the "MAC Address' column.

Now, switch to Social WiFi Panel, go to Access Points tab, click the Add button and paste the MAC address. Click Create.

Test the solution

Connect with the WiFi network. You should see a login page. Go through the login process and, once finished, you should have internet access. You should see first connections and authorizations in the Social WiFi Panel’s statistics section.

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