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After getting on the network, I could never get on the internet because it wouldn't show me the hotel's proprietary login screen. None of my increasingly convoluted solutions worked. However when I opend up a browser window in the incognito mode I got the appropriate screen, and was able to get on the internet.

I hope this helps at least one person.
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Sounds like the issue we had with Best Western last weekend. Is this a Best Western?
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Hyatt Regency DFW for BGG.SPRING.

I'm on a Samsung phone, if anyone cares. My roomate in an iPhone did not have this problem.
 
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I stay in hotels very frequently for work and I have learned a few trick.

A lot of the times if the login page doesn't pop up, if you attempt to go to yahoo.com or google.com it seems to trigger the login screen to pop up. Failing that trying to navigate to the hotels website sometimes triggers it.

Best of luck.
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browncoatwash wrote:
I stay in hotels very frequently for work and I have learned a few trick.

A lot of the times if the login page doesn't pop up, if you attempt to go to yahoo.com or google.com it seems to trigger the login screen to pop up. Failing that trying to navigate to the hotels website sometimes triggers it.

Best of luck.
There is a different network for the basement, and this trick works for that.
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