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<p>These are the instructions on how to set up the Wi-Fi on Windows7</p>
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<p>These are the instructions on how to set up the Wi-Fi on Windows 7</p>
  
 
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<td valign="top" width="39">4. </td>
 
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<td valign="top" width="408">Enter the unformation as follows. <br>
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<td valign="top" width="408">Enter the information as follows. <br>
'''Network Name:''' <i>rootown</i> <br>
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#If you're on the main part of campus
'''Security Type:''' <i>wpa2 enterprise</i> <br>
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##'''Network Name:''' <i>rootown</i> or <i>Roo-Secure</i> <br>
'''Encryption Type:''' <i>AES</i> <br>
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##'''Security Type:''' <i>wpa2 enterprise</i> <br>
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##'''Encryption Type:''' <i>AES</i> <br>
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Click '''next''' and choose '''Change profile settings'''.  
 
Click '''next''' and choose '''Change profile settings'''.  
 
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<td valign="top" width="39">5. </td>
 
<td valign="top" width="39">5. </td>
<td valign="top" width="408">Click on the '''Secutiry''' tab and then click on '''settings''' about halfway down the screen.  </td>
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<td valign="top" width="408">Click on the '''Security''' tab and then click on '''settings''' about halfway down the screen.  </td>
<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:network_sharing_center.png|thumb]]</td>
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<td valign="top" width="39">7. </td>
 
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<td valign="top" width="408">Click '''Ok''' twice. Then click the '''Advanced settings''' button at the bottom</td>
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<td valign="top" width="39">8. </td>
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<td valign="top" width="408">Check the box that says '''Specify authentication mode''' and select '''User authentication''' from the drop-down menu. Click '''Save credentials'''.</td>
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<td valign="top" width="39">9. </td>
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<td valign="top" width="408">Enter your '''UANet ID''' and '''password'''.</td>
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<td valign="top" width="408">At this point, click '''OK''' until you have closed out of all the windows. Open the network list in your task bar and choose Rootown. Log in with your UANet ID and Password</td>
 
<td valign="top" width="408">At this point, click '''OK''' until you have closed out of all the windows. Open the network list in your task bar and choose Rootown. Log in with your UANet ID and Password</td>
<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:network_sharing_center.png|thumb]]</td>
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Latest revision as of 21:13, 6 July 2017

These are the instructions on how to set up the Wi-Fi on Windows 7

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Open the start menu and search for Network and sharing center.

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2. Click on Manage Wireless Networks on the left
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3. Remove Rootown from the network list if it's already there. Then click Add. Choose Manually create a network profile
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4. Enter the information as follows.
  1. If you're on the main part of campus
    1. Network Name: rootown or Roo-Secure
    2. Security Type: wpa2 enterprise
    3. Encryption Type: AES


Click next and choose Change profile settings.

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5. Click on the Security tab and then click on settings about halfway down the screen.
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6. Uncheck validate server certificate and then click configure near the bottom of the screen. Uncheck the only checkbox in the window that comes up
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7. Click Ok twice. Then click the Advanced settings button at the bottom
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8. Check the box that says Specify authentication mode and select User authentication from the drop-down menu. Click Save credentials.
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9. Enter your UANet ID and password.
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10. At this point, click OK until you have closed out of all the windows. Open the network list in your task bar and choose Rootown. Log in with your UANet ID and Password
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