7 Wireless Config

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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.

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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
    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 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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6. Click Ok twice. Then click the Advanced settings button at the bottom
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7. Check the box that says Specify authentication mode and select User authentication from the drop-down menu. Click Save credentials.
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8. Enter your UANet ID and password.
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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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