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Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 10.1.

user-keepalive introduced in Junos OS Release 16.1 for EX Series switches.


Configure captive portal to authenticate clients connected to the switch for access to the network.


Captive portal is disabled.


authentication-profile-name access-profile-nameSpecify the name of the access profile to be used for captive portal authentication. You configure the access profile at the [edit access profile] hierarchy level. The access profile contains the RADIUS server IP address and other information used for authentication.

Default: No access profile is specified.

secure-authentication (http | https)Enable HTTP or HTTPS access on the captive portal interface.

Default: http

Values: Specify one of the following:

  • http—Enables HTTP access on the captive portal interface.

  • https—Enables HTTPS access on the captive portal interface. HTTPS is recommended.

The remaining statements are explained separately. Search for a statement in CLI Explorer or click a linked statement in the Syntax section for details.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

routing-control—To add this statement to the configuration.