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Set up a Connection to UEWifi on Windows 8

  1. From the desktop, open the Charms menu either by using the keyboard shortcut WINDOWS+I or moving your mouse to the bottom right corner of the screen.

  2. Click Settings

  3. Click Control Panel (Click here for help if you do not see Control Panel as an option)

  4. When the Control Panel opens, click Network and Internet

  5. Click Network and Sharing Center

  6. Click Set Up a New Connection or Network

  7. Click Manually Connect to a Wireless Network then Next

  8. Enter the following settings

    • Network name: UEWifi

    • Security type: WPA2-Enterprise

    • Encryption type: AES

    • Click Next

  9. Click Change Connection Settings

  10. Click the Security tab

    • Under Network Authentication Method, select Microsoft: Protected EAP (PEAP)

    • Uncheck Remember My Credentials

  11. Click Settings

    • Check Verify the Server's Identity

    • Uncheck Connect to These Servers

    • Check AddTrust External CA Root

    • Select Secured Password (EAP-MSCHAP v2) for the Authentication Method

    • Click Configure

  12. Uncheck Automatically Use My Windows Logon Name and Password and click Ok

  13. Click Ok again

  14. Click Advanced Settings

    • Check Specify Authentication Mode

    • Select User Authentication from the dropdown

    • Select Save Credentials

  15. Type in your UE username and password and click OK

  16. Your computer should now be connecting to the network. If you do not see an indicating that you are connected to UEWifi, click on the wireless network indicator at the bottom right of the desktop

  17. Click UEWifi and click Connect. From this point forward, your computer should automatically connect to UEWifi whenever you are on campus

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