Wireless

Instructions for Setting Up the UCHC-WIFI network on your Windows 7 Computer

Note: First Year students, this has already been set up for you.

You can navigate to Network Connections in 2 easy ways:

      • Go to the Network icon in your system tray.
      • Left Click on the Network icon. You will see view Network and Sharing Center.Go to the Network icon in your system tray. Left Click on the Network icon. You will see view Network and Sharing Center.

    OR:

    • Go to the Start Menu
    • Select Control Panel

 

    • Under All Control Panel Items, select Network and Sharing CenterUnder All Control Panel Items, select Network and Sharing Center

 

    • Click on Set up a new connection or network Click on Set up a new connection or network

 

    • Select Manually Connect to a Wireless Network. Click Next.  Select Manually Connect to a Wireless Network. Click Next

 

    • You will need to setup a wireless profile for UCHC-WIFI, if one has not been setup already.You will need to setup a wireless profile for UCHC-WIFI, if one has not been setup already. Enter the following information: Network name: UCHC-WIFI Security Type: WPA2-Enterprise Encryption Type: AES Check both boxes: Start this connection automatically Connect even if the network is not broadcasting Click Next.

 

      • Enter the following information:
      • Network name: UCHC-WIFI
      • Security Type: WPA2-Enterprise
      • Encryption Type: AES
      • Check both boxes:
      • Start this connection automatically
      • Connect even if the network is not broadcasting
      • Click Next.

 

    • On the next screen, you will receive a notice that UCHC-WIFI was successfully added.On the next screen, you will receive a notice that UCHC-WIFI was successfully added.

 

    • Select Change connection settings.Select Change Connection Settings

 

    • The UCHC-WIFI Network Properties screen opens. On the Connections tab, make sure all 3 checkboxes are checked.The UCHC-WIFI Network Properties screen opens. On the Connections tab, make sure all 3 checkboxes are checked.

 

    • Select the Security tab Select the Security tab. Use the pull down menus to make your settings selections. The Security type is: WPA2-Enterprise. Encryption Type is: AES Click on the Settings button. Click OK.

 

      • Use the pull down menus to make your settings selections.
      • The Security type is: WPA2-Enterprise.
      • Encryption Type is: AES

 

    • Click on the Settings button. Click OK.

 

    • On the Protected EAP Properties screen: On the Protected EAP Properties screen: Uncheck the box that says Validate Server Certicate. Uncheck the box that says Enable Fast Reconnect. Click the Configure button.

 

      • Uncheck the box that says Validate Server Certicate.
      • Uncheck the box that says Enable Fast Reconnect.
      • Click the Configure button.

 

    • On the EAP-MSCHAPv2 Properties screen, make sure that the box is checked, indicating
      ” Automatically use my Windows Login name and password (and domain if any) “.
      Click OK.On the EAP-MSCHAPv2 Properties screen, make sure that the box is checked, indicating " Automatically use my Windows Login name and password (and domain if any) ". Click OK.

 

    • If your connection is successful, choose to save the network in one of 3 locations: Home, Work or PublicIf your connection is successful, choose to save the network in one of 3 locations: Home, Work or Public

 

    • Test your connection by clicking on a browser, to see if you are able to get out to the Internet.