[CoovaChilli] Apple Devices issue

Muhammad Usman muhd.usman87 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 11 03:50:51 GMT 2016

Thanks a lot Sebastian for the reply.
In my case, upon connection to WiFi network, Apple devices open a popup and
redirect me to the captive portal. But when the user performs
authentications, then it redirects to a white screen with only Success
written on it.
Any ideas what should i do here?

On Nov 11, 2016 12:39 AM, "sebastian villalba" <villalba.sebastian at gmail.com>

> hey,
> whenever an iphone connects to a wifi network it sends request to
> http://captive.apple.com/hotspot-detect.html so u need to redirect this
> request to your router or wherever u are hosting the web service.
> if u are getting the success screen it means that the request to
> captive.apple is going through ur router and u must block it. otherwise the
> iphone wont 'realize' it is in a walled garden.
> hope this helps
> regards
> svf
> El jue., 10 de nov. de 2016 a la(s) 12:11, Muhammad Usman <
> muhd.usman87 at gmail.com> escribió:
>> Hi,
>> I have setup CoovaChilli and all devices are properly redirecting me to
>> the
>> captive portal but the Apple devices open a default browser when we try to
>> connect and in case of Success, it just opens a white screen with only
>> "Success" written on it. All other devices properly get redirected to
>> redir_url. The Success condition is properly managed on captive Portal.
>> Any
>> idea whats causing this behavior in Apple devices only. Thanks
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