IOS Wireless Setup

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Introduction

  • Students / Faculty and Staff should connect to rootown from the steps listed. If you are a guest of the university, you should connect with uaguest

Connecting your iOS device to rootown

Note: You must have iOS 2.0 or later to connect to the network

1. Tap Settings.
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2. Select Wi-Fi.
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3. Make sure the Wi-Fi is turned on and then select rootown or Roo-Secure for campus and UARH for the dorms.
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4. It will prompt you to enter your UAnet ID and password. After doing so tap Join to connect to rootown.
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5. Accept the certificate.
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6. If you have successfully connected there should be a checkmark next to rootown and you should see the wireless signal icon in the top left corner
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7. To verify that you are connected you can select rootown on the network list and you should see an IP address that starts with 10.240.x.x on the next screen.
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NOTE: If you have joined the "uaguest" network before this setup and it keeps connecting to it, find the network under Settings > Wi-Fi, click on the arrow next to the network, and select "Forget This Network." This will drop the profile for "uaguest" and use your new rootown one.

Connecting the iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad to your email

For Students

Please click here for instructions on setting up your iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad for use with the Google Apps Student E-Mail System.

For Faculty

NOTE: You must have the iPhone 2.0 software to connect to the exchange server

  • Tap Settings
  • Tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars
  • Tap Add Account
  • Tap Microsoft Exchange
  • Enter your email address
  • Enter your username in the following format:
    • Domain: uanet
    • Username: your uanet id
    • Password: your password
  • Tap Next
  • If prompted for a Server, enter exchange.uanet.edu
  • Click Next
  • Click Save