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Accomodation Wi-Fi

Hi, the accomodation I live in has good Wi-Fi speeds and coverage (500mbps up and down) however every time you reconnect to the Wi-Fi it requires you to re-enter your username and password to use the network.
I was wondering if there was any way of 'automating' this process?
Or potentially using my own access point to re broadcast the network?

Thanks for your help, Alfie

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Here on my Windows and Android computers

They remember such but if the portal DEMANDS a web login then no, this is not a WiFi password but a portal authentication system.

As to the second question the AP would have to be almost a full fledged PC or such with some custom programming (I don't supply this, only note it) to do the log in.

Again, since it's not a WiFi password system you need to talk to the provider about the annoying login system.

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PS. Forgot my favorite automation tool for this.

It's called AUTOIT and there are forums about its use and programming. It's free too.

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as someone with minimal coding experience, could you perhaps point me in the direction of setting something like this up ?

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I have to send you to the AUTOIT forums. It's a great system and many with minimal to no coding experience have been able to automate a lot of things just like what you are asking.

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