Knowledgebase: HotSpot
How to allow limited free access ?

Free access option allows access to the Internet without charge. To activate free access, first you have to enable free option on Default login page:
Go to HotSpot - Setup - Pages - Default Page tab and choose free access method in dropdown menu and save changes.

After that set limits that you want to apply for free access user sessions.
Open HotSpot - Setup - Free Access page.
Limits for free access can be configured using following options:

Quota Total bandwidth traffic available to a user for downloading or uploading. It's usually displayed MB, GB or TB depending on value. Quota is not a sum of download and upload traffic. If you define 100 GB as quota, user can download and upload maximum of 100 GB, whichever comes first. 
Unlimited Quota Enable this option if you do not wish to limit users by bandwidth quota
Time  Time available for Computer usage. It is measured in seconds
Unlimited Time Enable this option if you do not wish to limit users by time. It's useful if you charge users by bandwidth or users pay monthly fees
Download Download rate limitation. Download rate can be displayed in: KBytes,Kbits, MBytes or Mbits.
Upload Upload rate limitation
Pause between logins            User is not allowed to login more than once in specified time interval
Maximum allowed logins  Limit total number of allowed free logins
Allow free access in time interval Enable this option if you want to set time interval when free access is active
Enable usage schedule for free acccess Select schedule by which free access is available
Bandwidth quota daily limit Total bandwidth traffic available to user on daily basis. When all daily quota is used, user can login on the next day
Limit daily time usage Total time available for Internet usage on daily basis. When all daily time is used, user can login on the next day
Limit number of daily logins Limit how many times user can login on daily basis

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