Difference between revisions of "7 Wireless Config"

From The University of Akron Support Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 1: Line 1:
<p>These are the instructions on how to set up the Wi-Fi on Windows7</p>
<table border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="2" width="600">
<table border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="2" width="600">

Revision as of 16:18, 19 December 2013

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


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

StartMenu networkSharingCenter.png
2. Click on Manage Wireless Networks on the left
Network sharing center.png
3. Remove Rootown from the network list if it's already there. Then click Add. Choose Manually create a network profile
Manually connect.png
4. Enter the unformation as follows.

Network Name: rootown
Security Type: wpa2 enterprise
Encryption Type: AES
Click next and choose Change profile settings.

Wireless info.png
5. Click on the Secutiry tab and then click on settings about halfway down the screen.
Network sharing center.png
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
PEAP properties.png
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
Network sharing center.png