Setup WiFi

Wifi Setup

A guide on how to set up WiFi on different devices.

Contents

1. Setup WiFi on Android Devices
          How to setup WiFi network on Android devices.
2. Setup WiFi on iPhone
          How to setup WiFi network on iPhones.
3. Setup WiFi on Mac Devices
          How to setup WiFi network on Mac devices.
4. Issues with your Setup - may be your settings. Related Article

Setup WiFi on an Android Device

What Is It?

Accessing Montana Tech's wireless network using your Android.

Who Can Use It?

Anyone with a Montana Tech account.

Where Can I Access It?
  1. Select Settings.

  2. Select Wireless networks.

  3. Select Wifi Settings.

  4. Select eduRoam or MTDorms.

  5. Select the EAP type: PEAP.

  6. Select Phase 2 Authentication: MSCHAPv2.

    Select CA certificate: Do Not Validate (Android version 8.0 or higher)

  7. For identity

    1. On eduRoam enter in your Montana Tech email address (username@mtech.edu),

    2. On MTDorms enter only your Montana Tech username.

  8. Anonymous Identity should be left blank.

  9. Finally, for the Wireless Password type your Montana Tech password.

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Setup WiFi on an iPhone

What Is It?

Accessing Montana Tech's wireless network using your iPhone.

Who Can Use It?

Anyone with a Montana Tech account.

Where Can I Access It?
  1. Select Settings.

  2. Select Wi-Fi.

  3. Select eduRoam or MTDorms

    1. On eduRoam enter in your Montana Tech email address (username@mtech.edu) and password.

    2. On MTDorm only enter in your Montana Tech username and password

  4. Choose Trust on the Certificate page.

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Setup WiFi on a Mac

What Is It?

Accessing Montana Techs wireless network using your Mac,

Who Can Use It?

Anyone with a Montana Tech account.

Where Can I Access It?

Wireless OSX 10.9+ (Mac)

You should see the wireless signal indicator on the menu bar at the top right of the screen.  It looks like a series of curved lines.

If it isn't there, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Apple menu and select System Preferences.

  2. Click on the Network icon.

  3. Click on Wi-Fi

  4. Check the box “Show Wi-Fi status in menu bar"

Connecting to eduroam / MTDorms :

  1. Click on the Wi-Fi icon in the status menu.

  2. Click on eduroam or MTDorms, when prompted type in your Montana Tech username and password, click Join.

  3. Verify Certificate, click Continue.

  4. If prompted, type in your Mac Admin username and password (specific to your machine), and click Update Settings.

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Article ID: 115964
Created
Thu 9/10/20 10:35 AM
Modified
Fri 9/11/20 8:36 AM