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<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>
  
  
# Click on ''Start'' and type in Network and Sharing.  Hit ENTER<br>[[Image:Vistawireless1.jpg|bottom]]
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<table border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="2" width="600">
# Click ''Manage Wireless Networks''<br>[[Image:Vistawireless2.jpg|bottom]]
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<tr>
# Click ''Add'', then, '''Add a network in range of this computer'''<br>[[Image:Vistawireless3.jpg|bottom]]
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<td valign="top" width="39">1. </td>
# Double Click on TSUNAMI.[[Image:Vistawireless4.jpg|bottom]]
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<td valign="top" width="408">
# Click on the ''Additional information is required to connect to tsunami'' message.[[Image:Vistawireless5.jpg|bottom]]# The Enter Credentials box will pop up.
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<p>Click the Start Menu. Type <b>Network and Sharing Center</b> and hit Enter</p></td>
# Enter the [[UAnet ID]] for the User name.
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Vistawireless1.jpg|thumb]]</td></tr>
# Enter the password that for the UAnet ID.
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# '''DO NOT''' enter anything in the Logon Domain box.
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<td valign="top" width="39">2. </td>
# Click ''OK''.yes
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<td valign="top" width="408">Click Manage Wireless Networks.</td>
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Vistawireless2.jpg|thumb]]</td></tr>
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<tr>
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<td valign="top" width="39">3. </td>
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<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>
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</td>
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Vistawireless3.jpg|thumb]]</td></tr>
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<tr>
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<td valign="top" width="39">4. </td>
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<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>
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</td>
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Vistawireless4b.jpg|thumb]]</td></tr>
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<td valign="top" width="39">5.</td>
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<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>
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Save_credentials.JPG|thumb]]</td></tr>
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</table>
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{{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.}}
  
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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.


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

Vistawireless1.jpg
2. Click Manage Wireless Networks.
Vistawireless2.jpg
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".
Vistawireless3.jpg
4. Double click the rootown or Roo-Secure for the main part of campus and UARH for the dorms network.
Vistawireless4b.jpg
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


Notice.png 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.