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Queen's University
 

Windows Vista - QueensuSecure_WPA2

 

Note: If you are having trouble configuring a wireless connection please drop by the Learning Commons Desk, located on the ground floor of Stauffer Library, for help.

 

Before you configure your connection

 

Go to https://netid.queensu.ca and log in to check your status. This is a one time step only and must be completed by AllStudents, Faculty and Staff.

 

Configure Your Connection

 

Click on the Start button and select Connect To.

Start Menu


2. The Connect to a network screen will open.
  • Click on the Set up a connection or network link at the bottom of the screen

List of networks


3. The Choose a connection option screen will open.
  • Select Manually connect to a wireless network
  • Click the Next button

Manually setup netowrk connection


4. The Manually connect to a wireless network screen will open.
  • In the Network name: box enter QueensuSecure_WPA2
  • From the Security type: drop down menu select WPA2-Enterprise
  • From the Encryption type: drop down menu select AES
  • Check the box Start this connection automatically
  • Click the Next button

settings


5. The Successfully added QueensuSecure_WPA2 screen will open. Your connection has been added but now you need to configure it.
  • Click the Change connection settings

change connection settings


6. The QueensuSecure_WPA2 Wireless Network properties screen will open.
  • Check the box Connect automatically when this network is in range
  • Check the box Connect to a more preferred network if available
  • Click the Security tab

Connection details


7. On the Security tab select:
  • Security type: drop down menu select WPA2-Enterprise
  • Encryption type: drop down menu select AES
  • Choose a network authentication method: drop down menu select Protected EAP (PEAP)
  • Check the box Cache user information for subsequent connections to this network.
    Note: If this computer is used by more than one person, or you use additional NetIDs do not check this box.
  • Click the Settings... button

security settings


8. The Protected EAP Properties screen will open
  • Uncheck the box Validate server certificate
  • Check the box Enable Fast Reconnect
  • Click the Configure button

eap properties


9. The EAP MSCHAPv2 Properties screen will open
  • Uncheck the box beside Automatically use my Windows logon name and password (and domain if any)
  • Click the OK button

Autotamatically log in


10. The Protect EAP Properties screen will re-open. Click OK to close it.

11. The QueensuSecure_WPA2 Wireless Network properties screen will re-open. Click OK to close it.

12. Your wireless connection is now ready to use. You should be prompted to log in
  • Click on the dialogue box. The log in window will appear.

additional information


To Connect to the Wireless Network


The Enter Credentials screen will be displayed.
  • Enter your NetID  and password
  • Do not enter anything in the Logon domain:
  • Click the OK button
  • You will be connected to the Queen's Wireless Secure network

login


To log out of the Wireless network

 

Go to the Start menu
  • Select Connect To

disconnect


2. The Connect to a network screen will open.
  • Click on the QueensuSecure_WPA2 connection to select it
  • Click the Disconnect button at the bottom of the screen

disconnecting

 


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