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Below is a guide for setting up Eduroam for personal computers for students and employees using Windows 7 operative system on personal computers.
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'''Step 1: Make sure your wireless network card is turned on. To check this, look at the symbol for wireless network in the bottom right corner of your screen(it will look similar to a set of stairs).
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== How to setup eduroam on windows 7 ==
If there is a red x over the symbol, it means your wireless network card is switched off. '''
 
  
Step 2: Right-click this symbol and open the '''"Network and Sharing Center"'''.
 
  
Step 3: A new window will appear. Click on the option named '''"Set up a new connection or network"'''.
 
  
Step 4: Choose the third option from the top named, which is called '''"Connected to a wireless network manually"'''.
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1. Be certain your wireless connection is activated/enabled
  
Step 5: Make sure your configuration is within accordance to the image below. Click '''"Next"'''.
 
  
[[File:addEduroamWin7.png]]
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2. Right click  the wireless network symbol in the bottom right hand corner of your screen and choose "Open Network and sharing Center" ( The wireless network symbol look similar to a flight of stairs, a red x over the symbol means your wireless nettwork card is switched off).  
  
Step 6: Click on "Change connection settings".
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[[File:networksymbol1.png|400px]]
  
Step 7: Choose the tab named "Security" and make sure the settings are within accordance to the image below. Afterwards, click on "Settings".
 
  
[[File:connectionsettingsWin7.png]]
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3. Choose the alternative "Set up a new connection or network"
  
Step 8: In the textfield named '''"Connect to these servers"''', enter '''jesper.student.uib.no''' if you are a student or frigg.uib.no if you are an employee.
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[[File:networkandsharingcenter.png]]
  
Step 9: Mark the checkbox for '''"GTE Cybertrust Global Root"'''.
 
  
[[File:EAPWin7.png]]
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4. Choose "Manually connect to a wireless network"
  
Click on '''Configure''' and make sure that the checkbox for using Windows logon name and password is '''not''' checked.
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[[File:setupaconnectionornetwork.png|400px]]
  
[[File:configureEAP.png]]
 
  
[[File:EAPcheckboxWin7.png]]
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5. Check that the configuration information matches the information in the screenshot below. Choose "Next"
  
Step 10: Click on the wireless network symbol in the bottom right corner.
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[[File:step5.png|400px]]
  
Step 11: Right-click on '''"eduroam"'''.
 
  
Step 12: Click on '''"Connect"'''.
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6.  Choose "change connection properties"
  
[[File:connecteduroamWin7.png]]
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7. A new dialog box appears with two window tabs, "Connection" and "Security". Click on the secuirty tab and check that the configuration information matches the information in the screenshot below
  
Step 13: Enter your username and password, '''the username must end with @student.uib.no for students and @ansatt.uib.no for employees.'''
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[[File:step7.png|400px]]
  
[[File:usernameWin7.png]]
 
  
Step 14: You should now be connected to '''eduroam'''.
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8. Fill out the information as shown below (Do not click on the choice for "Addtrust External CA Root")
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[[File:step8.png|400px]]
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8.1 Select the button "Configure" next to "Secured password (EAP-MSCHAP v2)"
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[[File:step8.1.png|400px]]
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8.2 Turn off automatically using Windows username and password
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[[File:step8.22.png|400px]]
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9. Click OK twice to get back to the first security tab and choose the button "Advanced settings"
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[[File:step9.png|400px]]
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10. Check option "Specify authentication mode:" and choose "user authentication" in the pull down menu then click "OK" twice
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[[File:step 10.png|400px]]
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11. To choose eduroam after you're finished with the confiuration steps, as shown above, right click again the wireless network symbol in the bottom right hand corner of your screen
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[[File:networksymbol1.png|400px]]
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[[File:step 11.png|400px]]
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12.  Choose "eduroam"
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13.  Choose "Connect to"
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14. Insert your username ('''username@uib.no''') and password (if your password contains special characters you may have trouble connecting to eduroam, visit sebra.uib.no to change your password)
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[[File:step14.jpg|400px]]
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15. You should now be connected to eduroam.  
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Latest revision as of 17:58, 15 December 2017


How to setup eduroam on windows 7

1. Be certain your wireless connection is activated/enabled


2. Right click the wireless network symbol in the bottom right hand corner of your screen and choose "Open Network and sharing Center" ( The wireless network symbol look similar to a flight of stairs, a red x over the symbol means your wireless nettwork card is switched off).

Networksymbol1.png


3. Choose the alternative "Set up a new connection or network"

Networkandsharingcenter.png


4. Choose "Manually connect to a wireless network"

Setupaconnectionornetwork.png


5. Check that the configuration information matches the information in the screenshot below. Choose "Next"

Step5.png


6. Choose "change connection properties"

7. A new dialog box appears with two window tabs, "Connection" and "Security". Click on the secuirty tab and check that the configuration information matches the information in the screenshot below

Step7.png



8. Fill out the information as shown below (Do not click on the choice for "Addtrust External CA Root")

Step8.png


8.1 Select the button "Configure" next to "Secured password (EAP-MSCHAP v2)"

Step8.1.png


8.2 Turn off automatically using Windows username and password

Step8.22.png


9. Click OK twice to get back to the first security tab and choose the button "Advanced settings"

Step9.png


10. Check option "Specify authentication mode:" and choose "user authentication" in the pull down menu then click "OK" twice

Step 10.png


11. To choose eduroam after you're finished with the confiuration steps, as shown above, right click again the wireless network symbol in the bottom right hand corner of your screen

Networksymbol1.png

Step 11.png

12. Choose "eduroam"

13. Choose "Connect to"


14. Insert your username (username@uib.no) and password (if your password contains special characters you may have trouble connecting to eduroam, visit sebra.uib.no to change your password)

Step14.jpg


15. You should now be connected to eduroam.