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Is it possible to have a Wifi router advertise that the Wifi is connected to internet over a metered connection (over a 4G usb dongle)?

I know it's possible on client to set that the connection is metered when connecting to one. But the users usually don't do that, and their devices then do high traffic by downloading updates and stuff like that. So I'd like the clients to know automatically, but haven't found a way to do that yet. Is there any?

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    You could include "Metered" in the advertised connection name ... – DavidPostill Mar 15 at 15:45
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    I'd love to see a solution to this that could enforce that at the client… because otherwise you're relying on people being 'nice' & let's face it, they're not when they think they're reasonably anonymous ;) – Tetsujin Mar 15 at 15:48
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    I was thinking about enforcing too. I was concerned about automatic updates which people don't even know they are downloading. Just adding "Metered" to connection name wouldn't make a difference, to stop this happening, the people would have to set their connection as metered and most of them don't even know what it means or how to do that. – František Žiačik Mar 15 at 16:13
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    If you are going to enforce it, just impose QoS/quotas. There is no universal way getting WIFI clients to treat a connection as entered - indeed there is no way I am aware of to tell the client its entered other then via a catch hands release portal or other human communication. – davidgo Mar 16 at 8:31
  • @davidgo Ok. Thanks – František Žiačik Mar 16 at 17:07

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