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I'm using 802.1x authentication via RADIUS on Windows Server 2008 R2 for my college's wifi network (for faculty and staff only to start).

The problem is, students keep trying to log in and are denied, naturally. So my managers would like me to create a "splash" page that if you are denied access you are redirected to, and that then tells you to be patient if you are a student, and if you are faculty, then follow these directions to connect your personal machine, (domain machines got the gp with the connection settings.)

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The functionality you're looking for is called a "captive portal". How you implement this functionality is another matter. Usually, the easiest way is to configure your APs to do this. If you could give the details of your APs, I could give you a more specific suggestion. – Seanny123 Jul 29 '12 at 20:02

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