Wireless Internet at the DU Sturm College of Law

Windows 7 Instructions
Mac Instructions

Windows 7 Instructions

This article explains how to manually set up your Windows 7 computer to use the Law-Wireless network.

  1. Go to Start > Control Panel.
  2. Click Network and Internet.
  3. Click Network and Sharing Center.
  4. Click Set up a new connection or network.
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  5. Select Manually connect to a wireless network, then click the Next button.
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  6. Enter or select the following, then click the Next button.
    Network name: Law-Wireless
    Security type: WPA2-Enterprise
    Encryption type: AES
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  7. Click Next.
  8. Click Change connection settings.
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  9. Click the Connection tab.
  10. Uncheck Connect to a more preferred network if available.
  11. Select the Security tab.
  12. Select Microsoft: Protected EAP (PEAP) for the Network Authentication Method.
  13. Check Remember my credentials.
  14. Click on Settings.
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  15. Uncheck Validate server certificate.
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  16. Select authentication method Secured password EAP-MSCHAP v2.
  17. Click on Configure.
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  18. Uncheck Automatically use my Windows logon name and password…

Exception: Faculty and staff should keep this box checked.
  1. Click OK.
  2. Click OK.
  3. Select Advanced Settings.
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  4. Check Specify authentication mode.
  5. Select User Authentication.
  6. Click Save credentials.
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  7. Type in your username and password
    Username is your first portion of your email address before the at symbol (username@law.du.edu)
    Password is the same password you use to access your law.du.edu email
  8. Click OK.
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  9. Click the OK button on all open “Wireless Network Properties” windows.
  10. Your computer should now connect to the Law-Wireless network when your computer is in range. You might need to restart your computer before these settings take effect.

Mac Wireless Instructions

1. Turn on airport.

2. Highlight Law-Wireless.

3. Enter your Law School username and password.

4. Verify Certificate by clicking on Continue.

Congratulations, you’ve connected to the Sturm College of Law Wireless Network!

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