Internet plan determines which download and upload speed the guest will have during the session, total bandwidth data available for transfer, optional session duration, as well as optional expiration date.
Setup is done from Internet Plans panel.
Administrator or employee (with appropriate access rights) is able to modify any of the settings before generating accounts.
However, most of the settings can be applied with simple selecting of Internet plan from list of already set internet plans.
You can modify them, or create totally new price plans.
The number of price plans in the database is not limited.
To set new plan press New Internet Plan button.
Each Internet plan has the following:
Name – Name for configured Internet plan
Bandwidth quota – Represent total bandwidth traffic available to a user for downloading or uploading.
( The quota is not a sum of download and upload traffic. If you define 100 GB as the quota, a user can download and upload a maximum of 100 GB, whichever comes first. It’s usually displayed in MB, GB or TB depending on selected value.)
Download / Upload rate is displayed in Mbps.
Time -Time available for the Internet usage. It’s measured in seconds and displayed in hours and minutes
Unlimited Time – Enable this option if you do not wish to limit users in time. It’s useful if you charge users by bandwidth or users pay monthly fees
Daily time limit – Total time available for the Internet usage on daily basis. When all daily time is used, a user can login on the next day
(To reset Daily time limit option it is required to disable, save and enable it again)
Expiration will set expire date from the first login. For example, if you set to 10 days, a user will not be able to login on the 11th day from the first login.
Autologin devices – Enable Autologin feature for account
Multi Device – This option allows more than one user (device) to login with the same account. The users sharing one account also share the total download and upload rate.
(For example, 100 KB/s can be used by one user, or it can be used for 10 users to have approximately 10 KB/s each).
Active – If it is selected, the price plan is active and can be used for account generating
Price – Cost of selected Internet plan
Prevent reuse of this plan for – Specify the time interval when the user may signup again with the same Internet plan.
Press on Save button to store Internet plan in the list of available plans.