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FortiAP Cloud User Guide

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Creating a FortiAP Cloud group and users

Perform this procedure to use a FortiAP Cloud group and users as the RADIUS setting when you configure an SSID with WPA-2 Enterprise authentication. As part of user group configuration, you can assign VLAN IDs, especially useful for when assigning users to different networks without requiring multiple SSIDs.

Procedure steps

  1. On the FortiAP Cloud Home page, select the FortiAP network to which you want to add the group.
  2. In the Menu bar, click Configure.
  3. In the Navigation pane, click FortiAP Cloud User/Group.
  4. Click Group.
  5. Click Add Group.
  6. Complete the following fields:

    Group ID

    Type the ID for this group, up to a maximum of 16 characters in length.

    Description

    Type a description for this group.

    VLAN ID

    The VLAN ID for this group.

  7. Click Apply.
  8. Click User.
  9. Click Add user.
  10. Complete the following fields:

    User ID

    Type the ID for this user, up to a maximum of 64 characters in length.

    Full name

    Type the full name for this user.

    Password

    Type the password associated with this user.

    VLAN ID

    The VLAN ID for this group.

    Email address

    Re-type Email

    Type the email address for this user.

    Groups

    Select the group you want this user to be added to.

  11. Click Apply.

Creating a FortiAP Cloud group and users

Perform this procedure to use a FortiAP Cloud group and users as the RADIUS setting when you configure an SSID with WPA-2 Enterprise authentication. As part of user group configuration, you can assign VLAN IDs, especially useful for when assigning users to different networks without requiring multiple SSIDs.

Procedure steps

  1. On the FortiAP Cloud Home page, select the FortiAP network to which you want to add the group.
  2. In the Menu bar, click Configure.
  3. In the Navigation pane, click FortiAP Cloud User/Group.
  4. Click Group.
  5. Click Add Group.
  6. Complete the following fields:

    Group ID

    Type the ID for this group, up to a maximum of 16 characters in length.

    Description

    Type a description for this group.

    VLAN ID

    The VLAN ID for this group.

  7. Click Apply.
  8. Click User.
  9. Click Add user.
  10. Complete the following fields:

    User ID

    Type the ID for this user, up to a maximum of 64 characters in length.

    Full name

    Type the full name for this user.

    Password

    Type the password associated with this user.

    VLAN ID

    The VLAN ID for this group.

    Email address

    Re-type Email

    Type the email address for this user.

    Groups

    Select the group you want this user to be added to.

  11. Click Apply.