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{{Yellowbox|Notice|Beginning in Fall Semester, 2009, Rootown will become the default network for all University of Akron students, staff, and faculty.}}
 
==About RooTown==
 
RooTown is The University of Akron's WPA Enterprise wireless network for anyone with an active UAnetID.
 
==Rootown Settings==
 
 
For wireless clients not specifically enumerated, it is important to know the specifics of rootown's security:
 
For wireless clients not specifically enumerated, it is important to know the specifics of rootown's security:
  
SSID: rootown
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SSID:  
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#rootown for the main part of campus
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#UARH for the dorms
  
 
Security type: WPA2 - Enterprise
 
Security type: WPA2 - Enterprise

Revision as of 16:21, 26 February 2014

For wireless clients not specifically enumerated, it is important to know the specifics of rootown's security:

SSID:

  1. rootown for the main part of campus
  2. UARH for the dorms

Security type: WPA2 - Enterprise

Encryption type: AES

Authentication type: Protected EAP (PEAP)

Authentication method: PEAP-MSCHAPv2

Certificate: Entrust.net Certification Authority (2048)

Credentials: UANet ID and password

NOTE: In some cases WPA2-Enterprise and/or AES may not be an option. Selecting WPA or WPA2 for Security Type and TKIP for Encryption type should work as long as the device is able to perform PEAP Authentication.