Configuring ASU Wireless on Windows 7 with Personal PC
Computers with a University Build will not have to follow this guide, wireless profiles are automatically added by default. Those using personal devices utilizing Windows 7 and wanting to connect to asu secure side wireless will need to follow the steps listed below.
|Right click the wireless icon in the system tray (by the clock). Select the option Open Network and Sharing Center.|
|2.||Click the link Manage wireless networks.|
|3.||Scroll through the list of known wireless networks. Select anything with “asu” in thename, and click the Remove button.|
|4.||Click the Add button.|
|5.||Click Manually create network profile.|
|6.||Enter the following information, then click Next.|
Network name: asu
Security type: WPA2-Enterprise
Encryption type: AES
|7.||Click Change connection settings.|
|8.||Click the Security tab.|
Ensure that the network authentication method is Microsoft: Protected EAP (PEAP), then click the Settings button.
|10.||Uncheck the Validate server certificate box at the top.|
|11.||Click Configure. Uncheck the option Automatically use my Windows logon name and password (and domain if any).|
|12.||Click OK to close the dialog window, then OK again so that you’re back to the Security tab of the Wireless Network Properties window. Click the Advanced Settings button.|
|13.||Check the box Specify authentication mode, select User authentication from the drop down menu, then click the Save credentials button.|
|14.||Enter your Appstate user name and password.|
|15||Click OK to close all of the dialog windows.|
|16.||Go back to the Wireless Icon at the bottom of your desktop. Click on the asu wireless network to connect (it may already be connected).|
|17.||Your device should now connect to the asu network. You will need to register your device on the secure wireless.|
|Once connected to asu, open a web browser (Firefox, Chrome, IE, Safari) and go to netreg2.appstate.edu|
Log in using your appstate username and password. Follow the steps to register your device. Registration takes 15-20 minutes to go through, you will need to shut down and re-boot your device after 15-20 minutes for the registration to take effect.
Students are allowed 4 device registrations
Faculty and staff are allowed 5 device registrations
If you have any questions, feel free to submit a request at support.appstate.edu/help, or call the Help Desk at 262-6266.