IOS Wireless Setup

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Official iPhone Web Page

  • 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.
2. Select Wi-Fi.
3. Make sure the Wi-Fi is turned on and then select rootown.
4. It will prompt you to enter your UAnet ID and password. After doing so tap Join to connect to rootown.
5. Accept the certificate.
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
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.

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
  • Click Next
  • Click Save