Vista Wireless Config

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  1. Click on Start 1 vista start.jpg
  2. Select Control Panel 1x vista control panel.jpg
  3. Under Network and Internet, select View Network Status and Tasks 2 vista control panel.jpg
  4. Click Manage Wireless Networks
  5. Click Add
  6. Select Manually Create a Network Profile
  7. Enter the following Information
    • Network name: tsunami
    • Security type: 802.1X
    • Encryption type: WEP
  8. Click Next
  9. Select Change Connection Settings
  10. Click the Security tab in Wireless Network Properties
  11. Under network authentication method, click Settings.
  12. The Authentication Method should default to EAP-MSCHAPv2). Click Configure.
  13. Uncheck the box for Automatically Use my Windows logon name and password.
  14. Uncheck the box for Validate server certificates at the top of the box.
  15. Click OK.
  16. Click OK in Protected EAP Properties (PEAP).
  17. Click OK in tsunami Wireless Network Properties.
  18. Click Connect to...
  19. Select tsunami and click Connect.
  20. The connection icon in the bottom right corner of the screen will probably begin flashing a periodic message asking for additional information.
  21. Click on the Additional information is required to connect to tsunami message.
  22. The Enter Credentials box will pop up.
  23. Enter the UAnet ID for the User name.
  24. Enter the password that for the UAnet ID.
  25. DO NOT enter anything in the Logon Domain box.
  26. Click OK.