Windows 8 Wireless config

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  1. Click the Start Button
  2. Start Typing “Network” and you will be given Search Results
  3. Click on the Settings Link and select Set Up a Network Connection
  4. Click Manually Connect to a wireless network
  5. Enter one of the following for Network Name
    1. rootown for the main campus
    2. UARH for the dorms
  6. Security Type is WPA2-Enterprise
  7. Encryption Type is AES
  8. Click Next
  9. Click Change Connection Settings
  10. Click on the Security Tab
  11. Click Settings
  12. Check the box next to the following…
    1. Connect to these servers
    2. In the box add
  13. Click OK
  14. Click Advanced Settings
  15. Check Specify authentication mode
  16. Choose User authenticatin and fill out your UAnet ID and password
  17. Click ok
  18. Click on the Wireless Icon the Task bar click on Rootown and click connect
  19. Enter UANET ID AND PASSWORD and click ok
    1. Sometimes you may need to add UANET\ before your ID. Example: UANET\abc123