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Kiwire 3.0 Administrator - Device & Controller Setup Guide

UBNT wireless controller for Kiwire hotspot

UBNT Controller Configuration

1.     Wireless setting


a)     Go to Settings > Wireless Network.

b)     Create new SSID and apply Guest Policy.

2. Radius setting


a)     Go to Settings > Profiles.

b)     create new Radius Profile.

c)     Profile name  → Kiwire

d)     Enable radius assign vlan for wired network  → enable

e)     Enable radius assign vlan for wireless network  → enable

f)      Radius auth server Ip address  → Kiwire ip

g)     Radius auth server Port  → 1812

h)     Shared secret  → assign a secret key to be use between your controller and Kiwire

i)      Accounting → enabled

j)      Interim update → enable

k)     Interim update interval → 1800

l)      ip address  → Kiwire ip

m)   Port  → 1812

n)     Shared secret  → assign a secret key to be use between your controller and Kiwire

3. Guest control


a)     Go to Settings > Guest Control,

b)     enable the guest policy with authentication → enable

c)     Authentication → using hotspot.

d)     Landing page → redirect to the original URL.

e)     Enable the RADIUS-based authorization under the hotspot.

f)      Use the profile that we already created

g)     Select PAP for the authentication type

h)     enable the Disconnect Request with receiver port 3798.


4. Wallgarden

a)     Add the walled garden IP list under the Pre-Authorization Access.


1.     Bandwidth control  

a)     To enable the bandwidth capping, limit the bandwidth under User Groups.


2.     Redirect file

a)     Edit the index.html file inside the UBNT controller files located under “/opt//data/sites///index.html” with the sample code below.


Connected user

 To view the list of connected users from the UBNT controller, open the Hotspot Manager and go to Guest Panel.


Kiwire Configuration for UBNT central

Adding NAS into Kiwire

  1. Navigate to Devices > Devices > Add Device

  2. Device Type → Controller

  3. Vendor → UBNT

  4. Identity → Mac address of UBNT AP

  5. Ip Address → Ip address of ubnt controller

  6. Address → optional

  7. Shared Secret Key → Secret key phrase set at Radius

  8. COA Port → 3799

  9. Description → optional

  10. Monitoring Method → optional

  11. Community → optional

  12. Snmp version → optional

  13. Create→ to save

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