Difference between revisions of "Vista Wireless Config"

From The University of Akron Support Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(unfinished)
 
 
(19 intermediate revisions by 11 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
# Click on ''Start''
+
<b>This method of connecting only works when there is no preexisting rootown, Roo-Secure, or UARH profiles. If there is one, you can delete it first when you get to step 3.</b>
# Select ''Control Panel''
+
 
# Under Network and Internet, select ''View Network Status and Tasks''
+
 
# Click ''Manage Wireless Networks''
+
<table border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="2" width="600">
# Click ''Add''
+
<tr>
# Select Manually Create a Network Profile
+
<td valign="top" width="39">1. </td>
# Enter the folowing Information
+
<td valign="top" width="408">
Network name: tsunami
+
<p>Click the Start Menu. Type <b>Network and Sharing Center</b> and hit Enter</p></td>
Security type: 802.1X
+
<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Vistawireless1.jpg|thumb]]</td></tr>
Encryption type: WEP
+
<tr>
# Click ''Next''
+
<td valign="top" width="39">2. </td>
# Select ''Change Connection Settings''
+
<td valign="top" width="408">Click Manage Wireless Networks.</td>
 +
<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Vistawireless2.jpg|thumb]]</td></tr>
 +
<tr>
 +
<td valign="top" width="39">3. </td>
 +
<td valign="top" width="408">Click the Add Button and then Add a network in the range of this computer. You can also delete the rootown network here if you need to. Additionally, it is highly recommended you delete any entries that are label "tsunami" or "uaguest".<br>
 +
</td>
 +
<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Vistawireless3.jpg|thumb]]</td></tr>
 +
<tr>
 +
<td valign="top" width="39">4. </td>
 +
<td valign="top" width="408">Double click the <b>rootown</b> or <b>Roo-Secure</b> for the main part of campus and <b>UARH</b> for the dorms network.<br>
 +
</td>
 +
<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Vistawireless4b.jpg|thumb]]</td></tr>
 +
<tr>
 +
<td valign="top" width="39">5.</td>
 +
<td valign="top" width="408">Click <i>Additional Information is required to connect to rootown.</i> A box should appear. Enter your UAnetID and password. Leave Domain Blank. You will then see <i>Additional Login Information is required to connect to rootown</i> again. Click it and click Ok on the box that appears to accept the certificate.</td>
 +
<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Save_credentials.JPG|thumb]]</td></tr>
 +
</table>
 +
<br>
 +
{{Bluebox|Changing Password:|A balloon will appear from time to time asking for you to "Enter Additional Login Information." Click it and enter your information. It will also reappear about 5-20 seconds after you change your UAnetID password. Simply click it, and enter your new information.}}
 +
 
 +
[[Category: Wireless]]
 +
[[Category:Vista]]

Latest revision as of 18:36, 8 January 2020

This method of connecting only works when there is no preexisting rootown, Roo-Secure, or UARH profiles. If there is one, you can delete it first when you get to step 3.


1.

Click the Start Menu. Type Network and Sharing Center and hit Enter

Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
2. Click Manage Wireless Networks.
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
3. Click the Add Button and then Add a network in the range of this computer. You can also delete the rootown network here if you need to. Additionally, it is highly recommended you delete any entries that are label "tsunami" or "uaguest".
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
4. Double click the rootown or Roo-Secure for the main part of campus and UARH for the dorms network.
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
5. Click Additional Information is required to connect to rootown. A box should appear. Enter your UAnetID and password. Leave Domain Blank. You will then see Additional Login Information is required to connect to rootown again. Click it and click Ok on the box that appears to accept the certificate.
Save credentials.JPG


Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
Changing Password:
A balloon will appear from time to time asking for you to "Enter Additional Login Information." Click it and enter your information. It will also reappear about 5-20 seconds after you change your UAnetID password. Simply click it, and enter your new information.