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{{Bluebox|Note: |University owned laptops should be configured using their pre-installed clients}}
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Adding new gaming and media devices to the network:
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This procedure requires Service Pack 2 to be installed (in most cases this is already taken care of). If are are unsure, click the Start Menu, go to Run, type <b>winver.exe</b> and click OK. The second line displays which service pack is installed.
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Log in to https://cppm.uanet.edu/guest/auth_login.php with your UANet ID and password.
  
<table border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="2" width="600">
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[[File:aruba.PNG]]
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<td valign="top" width="39">1. </td>
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<p>Navigate to Start Menu, Control Panel, and then Network Connections. Right click your Wireless card and select Properties.</p></td>
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Xpwifi1.jpg|thumb]]</td></tr>
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<td valign="top" width="39">2. </td>
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<td valign="top" width="408">Click the Wireless tab and click the Add button if it is the first time your adding the network.</td>
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Xpwifi2.jpg|thumb]]</td></tr>
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<td valign="top" width="39">3. </td>
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<td valign="top" width="408">The settings are as follows. Use the image to right for a visual of what it appears as.<br>
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#Use these settings for the main parts of campus
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##SSID: rootown<br>
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##Network Authentication: WPA2<br>
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##Data Encryption: AES<br>
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#User these settings for the dorms only
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##SSID: UARH
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##Network Authentication: WPA2
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##Data Encryption:WPA2
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<b>NOTE: Use WPA if WPA2 is not available and TKIP if AES is not.</b><br>
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Next, Select the Authentication tab
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#Change EAP type to Protected EAP (PEAP)
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#UNCHECK Authenticate as computer when computer info is available<br>
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#UNCHECK Authenticate as guest when user or computer info is unavailable.
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Xpwifi4.jpg|thumb]]</td></tr>
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<td valign="top" width="39">4. </td>
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<td valign="top" width="408">Click the Properties button.<br>
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#UNCHECK "Validate server certificate".
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#Click Enable Fast Reconnect near the bottom.
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#Also near the bottom, click Configure (next to Secured password (EAP-MSCHAP v2).
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#UNCHECK Automatically use my Windows logon...</td>
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Xpwifi4.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 OK until you get back to the starting point. You will be prompted by a balloon in the bottom right corner near the clock. Use the image as an example.</td>
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:XpBaloon.jpg|thumb]]</td></tr>
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<td valign="top" width="39">6. </td>
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<td valign="top" width="408">Click the balloon. Enter JUST your UAnetID and your password. Leave Domain blank.</td>
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:Save_credentials.JPG|thumb]]</td></tr>
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<td valign="top" width="39">7. </td>
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<td valign="top" width="408">You should be connect to the network now. In the future. The balloon may appear periodically to re-authenticate you. Also, when your password changes, this balloon should appear again looking for your new password.</td>
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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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Click "Create," to add a device.
==If you DO NOT see the Wireless Network tab.==
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1. Go to the '''Start Menu'''<br>
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[[File:create.PNG]]
2. Go to '''Run'''<br>
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3. Type '''services.msc'''<br>
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4. Scroll to the bottom and find '''Wireless Zero Configuration'''<br>
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5. Right Click it and click '''Start'''<br>
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6. Try clicking '''Advanced Settings''' again under the wireless settings. It should be there.<br><br>
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<i>However, the most likely cause of this incident is that a third party utility is controlling your wireless settings. You may want to either disable that utility or attempt to use it to configure your wireless settings. We have a few utility setups on the [[Wireless_Setup]] page. You can also bring the computer to Bierce Library 52c or call us at 330-972-6888.
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Add the device with a name and the device's MAC Address. You can also share devices with other students by adding their UANet ID under "shared with." When done, click "create device."
  
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Latest revision as of 19:42, 7 September 2016

Adding new gaming and media devices to the network:

Log in to https://cppm.uanet.edu/guest/auth_login.php with your UANet ID and password.

Aruba.PNG

Click "Create," to add a device.

Create.PNG

Add the device with a name and the device's MAC Address. You can also share devices with other students by adding their UANet ID under "shared with." When done, click "create device."

Newdevice.PNG