How to configure the number of access users supported by Portal authentication on a WLAN device

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To configure the number of access users supported by Portal authentication on a WLAN device, perform the following operations:

1. Run the system-view command to enter the system view.

2. Run the authentication-profile name authentication-profile-name command to enter the authentication profile view.

3. Run the authentication max-user max-user-number command to configure the maximum number of authenticated users allowed in a VAP profile.



The maximum number of access users can also be configured in a service set or an AP profile. If the parameter is configured in both of them, the smaller value takes effect.

Other related questions:
How to create a Portal authentication user on a WLAN device
To create a Portal authentication user on a WLAN device, run the following commands: [Huawei] aaa [Huawei-aaa] local-user admin1234 password cipher Helloworld@6789 [Huawei-aaa] local-user admin1234 service-type web //Set the service type of the Portal authentication user to web. [Huawei-aaa] quit

Which user access authentication modes are supported by a WLAN device
WLAN devices support MAC authentication, 802.1x authentication, and Portal authentication.

How to configure 802.1x authentication on a WLAN device for local users
For the procedure of configuring 802.1x authentication for local users, click Example for Configuring 802.1x Authentication (AAA in RADIUS Mode) (through commands) or Example for Configuring 802.1x Authentication for Local Users (through the web page) in AC6605&AC6005&ACU2(AC&FITAP)Product Documentation. The AC V200R006 is used as an example.

Is user detection supported in Portal authentication
User detection is supported only in external Portal authentication.

Configuring access interfaces on WLAN devices
The following example describes how to configure an access interface on a WLAN device: An access interface can connect to a user host. [HUAWEI]vlan batch 2 //Create a VLAN. [HUAWEI]interface gigabitethernet0/0/1 [HUAWEI-GigabitEthernet0/0/1]port link-type access //Set the interface type to access. [HUAWEI-GigabitEthernet0/0/1]port default vlan 2 //Add the interface to VLAN 2. [HUAWEI-GigabitEthernet0/0/1]quit

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