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My university wifi network redirects me to a login page where I have to enter username and password. Is there any way to automate it in mac osx or via a browser addon?

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Every time you open the browser? Or once every time you connect to the network? – iglvzx Nov 21 '11 at 21:23
anything is good enough – darthvader Nov 21 '11 at 21:24
Perhaps you could look at the form code on the login page and use some sort of automated request with the right POST content. – Kevin Nov 21 '11 at 21:36

There are password vaults/form fillers out there, something like 1Password would probably do the job for you.

If you want to script it yourself, there is a ruby based browser automation tool called Watir. iMacros is a similar concept.

OSX's built in Automator and Applescript can probably be setup fairly easily to do that as well. You can have a look at Fake if you want a pre-built browser solution for automation using those two tools.

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Have a look at Fake. It's an OS X application that lets you automated things in web pages. Should be pretty easy to automate a simple login.

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