Difference between revisions of "7 Wireless Config"

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<td valign="top" width="39">4. </td>
 
<td valign="top" width="39">4. </td>
 
<td valign="top" width="408">Enter the unformation as follows. <br>
 
<td valign="top" width="408">Enter the unformation 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> <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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#If you're in the dorms:
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##'''Network Name:''' <i>UARH</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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Revision as of 18:09, 26 February 2014

These are the instructions on how to set up the Wi-Fi on Windows7

1.

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 unformation as follows.
  1. If you're on the main part of campus
    1. Network Name: rootown
    2. Security Type: wpa2 enterprise
    3. Encryption Type: AES
  1. If you're in the dorms:
    1. Network Name: UARH
    2. Security Type: wpa2 enterprise
    3. Encryption Type: AES

Click next and choose Change profile settings.

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5. Click on the Secutiry 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. 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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