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Windows RUWireless Secure manual setup

Windows 8/10 fully manual setup

  1. Right click on the ethernet/Wi-Fi icon in the bottom right-hand corner of the screen and select “Open Network & Internet settings.”
  2. Click on “Network and Sharing Center.”
  3. Network and Sharing screenshot

  4. Click on “Set up a new connection or network.”
  5. Networking and Sharing Center (on Control Panel)

  6. Select “Manually connect to a wireless network.”
  7. Connection Option Screenshot

  8. Enter the following information for the RUWireless Secure network:
    1. Network name: RUWireless Secure
    2. Security type: WPA2-Enterprise
    3. Encryption type: AES (option grayed out)
    4. Security Key: (option grayed out)
    5. Check the box next to “Start this connection automatically.”
    6. Check the box next to “Connect even if the network is not broadcasting.”
    7. Click on the “Next” button
  9. Manually adding network screenshot

  10. Click on “Change connection settings.”
  11. Network successfully added screenshot

  12. Navigate to the tab labeled “Security” and configure your settings with the information below:
    1. Security type: WPA2-Enterprise
    2. Encryption type: AES
    3. Choose “Microsoft: EAP-TTLS” from the dropdown menu beneath “Choose a network authentication method.”
    4. Check the box next to “Remember my credentials for this connection each time I’m logged on.”
    5. RU Wireless network properties screenshot

    6. Click on the “Settings” button next to the dropdown menu.
      1. Uncheck the box next to “Enable identity privacy.”
      2. Click on the circle next to “Select a non-EAP method for authentication.”
      3. Choose “Unencrypted password (PAP)” from the dropdown menu.
      4. Click on the “OK” button.
    7. TTLS Properties Screenshot

    8. Click on the “Advanced settings” button.
      1. Check the box next to “Specify authentication mode.”
      2. Choose “User authentication” from the dropdown menu.
      3. Advanced settings screenshot

      4. Click on the “Save credentials” button next to the dropdown menu.
      5. Enter your NetID in the User name box.
      6. Enter your NetID password in the Password box.
      7. Click on the “OK” button.
  13. Save credentials pop-up screenshot

  14. Click the “OK” button (if available) or close out of all of the remaining open windows.
  15. Select the Ethernet/Wi-Fi icon in the bottom right-hand corner of the screen, make sure the Wi-Fi option is turned on, then select RUWireless Secure from available networks and select the “Connect” button.
  16. Wifi Center Screenshot