Wireless

Computer

Mac Sierra (OS.12) - Explains how to connect to the Western wireless network on Mac Sierra (10.12)

Introduction

This document will help you setup uwosecure-v2 on Mac Sierra 10.12.

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manger password has been synchronized.

Procedure

You will first need to make sure you are using Mac OS X version 10.12.

(To check this, click on the Apple button (in the upper left corner of your screen) and select "About this Mac." If it has version 10.10 but not 10.12, you can simply update OS X but clicking on the Apple button in the upper left corner of your screen and select "Software Update." This should bring your copy of OS X up to its latest version. You will need to perform this either at home with an internet connection, or hard-wired on campus.)

  1. Click on the Wireless Network symbol at the top right of your screen.
  2. Make sure your Wi-Fi is turned on.
  3. Click on 'uwosecure-v2'.
  4. Change the following:
    Mode: leave as 'Automatic'
    Username: your Western user ID
    Password: your Western password 

  5. Click 'Join'.
  6. An authentication certificate may pop up. If it does, click 'Continue'. 
  7. You should now be connected to the 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network.

Windows 7 - Explains how to connect to the Western wireless network using Windows 7.

Introduction

This document will help you setup your wireless adapter to connect to the uwosecure-v2 network using Windows 7 (all versions).

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized.

Procedure

First attempt to connect to the network using Method #1.  If you are unsuccessful, then please use Method #2.

 

Method #1:

1. Click on the Wireless icon in the lower right corner of your screen. 

Once clicked, you should now see a list of available wireless networks.

2. Click on 'uwosecure-v2'.

3. Click 'Connect'.

4. You should now be prompted for your Username and Password.  Enter:

           User Name:  your Western user ID
           Password:  your Western password
                        (Note:  Your user ID is the first part of your Western email address (eg. userid@uwo.ca) 
 

5. Click 'OK'.

6. If the system accepts your User ID and Password, you MAY be prompted by a Windows Security Alert.  If you are prompted, simply click 'Connect'.  If you are not prompted, you may now already be connected.

7. Check the connection by using your internet browser and going to web sites.

 

If no errors pop up, you should now be connected.   If you have issues with this, please use Method #2.

 


Method #2:

 

1. Click the 'Windows' logo ('Start Menu' button). 

2. Click 'Control Panel'.

3. Double-Click 'Networking Sharing Centre'.

4. Click 'Set up a connection or network'.

5. Click 'Manually connect to a wireless network'.

6. Click 'Next'.

7. Enter the following information:

            Network name: uwosecure-v2
            Security Type: WPA2-Enterprise
            Encryption Type: AES
            Leave everything else as default.
 

8. Click 'Next'.

9. Click 'Change connection settings'.

            This will open the network properties window.

10. Uncheck 'Connect even if the network is not broadcasting'.

11. Click the 'Security' tab.

12. Under 'Choose a network authentication method': 

            Click 'Settings'.

13. From the 'Protect EAP Properties' window:

            Check mark: 'Connect to these servers:'
            Enter: *.uwo.ca
            Check mark these 3: 
                        Thawte Premium Server CA
                        Thawte Premium Server CA 
                        thawte Primary Root CA
            Under 'Select Authentication Method:'
                        Click 'Configure'.

14. In the 'EAP MSCHAPv2 Properties' window.

            Uncheck 'Automatically use my windows logon name and password (and domain if     any)'.

15. Click 'OK' twice to return to 'uwosecure-v2 Wireless Network Properties'.

16. 'Advanced settings'

17. Check mark: 'Specify authentication mode:'. 

18. Verify 'User or computer authentication' is selected from the drop-down menu.

19. Click 'OK' twice to return to the desktop.

20. You will now be asked to provide additional information.  Click anywhere on the bubble.

21. Enter the following:

           User Name:  your Western user ID
           Password:  your Western password
                        (Note:  Your user ID is the first part of your Western email address (eg. userid@uwo.ca) 
 

22. Click 'OK'

23. You will MAY now see a Windows Security Alert.

24. Click 'Connect'.

You should now be connected to uwosecure-v2 (it might take a minute to finish validating).

Windows 8 - Explains how to connect to the Western wireless network using Windows 8.

Introduction

This document outlines the configuration required for Windows 8 to connect to the uwosecure-v2 wireless network.

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized.

Procedure

1. You can access the network list when using the new 'Metro' start screen: slide your cursor (or finger) from 
    the bottom right corner up (or from the top right corner down) and then select the 'Settings' button.  You 
    can also get to this side menu from the 'Desktop' view by clicking on the 'Network' icon in the lower right of  of your screen.

2. In the bottom area you should have an icon like the one in the image below.  
    Click this icon.

3. Ensure that 'Airplane mode' is off.

4. Under 'Wi-Fi', click 'uwosecure-v2'.

 

 

5. Ensure that 'Connect automatically' is check marked.
    Click 'Connect'.

 

6. Enter the following:

            User name:  your Western user ID
            User password:  your Western password

7. Click 'OK'.

 

 

8. You may receive a message like the one below.  If you do, simply click 'Connect'.

 

You should now be connected to the 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network.

Windows 10 - Explains how to connect to the Western wireless network using Windows 10.

Introduction

This document outlines the configuration required for Windows 10 to connect to the uwosecure-v2 wireless network.

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has be synchronized.

Procedure

  1. You can access the network list when logged onto a profile and viewing the Desktop. Select the Wireless Icon from the task bar in the lower-right to access the internet.
  2. Select 'uwosecure-v2' from the list of available Networks and select 'Connect'.
  3. Enter the following:
    Username: your Western user ID
    User password: your Western password
  4. You will recieve a message like the one below.  If you do, simply click 'Connect'. 
  5. You should now be connected to the 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network.

Linux-Ubuntu - Explains how to connect to the Western wireless network with Linux-Ubuntu.

Introduction

This document outlines the configuration required for Linux - Ubuntu 16 to connect to the uwosecure-v2 wireless network. Note: While these screenshots only apply to Linux - Ubuntu, the instructions are applicable for all versions of Linux.

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized.

Procedure

  1. Tap on the Wi-Fi symbol in the upper right corner of the screen.
  2. Tap 'Edit Connections'
  3. In the 'Network Connections' window, tap the 'Wireless' tab.
  4. Click 'Add'.
  5. Within the 'Editing uwosecure-v2' window: 
    Connection name:  uwosecure-v2 
    Under the 'Wireless' tab, enter the following: 
    SSID:  uwosecure-v2
  6. Under the 'Wireless Security' tab, enter/select the following: 
    Security:  choose 'WPA & WPA2 Enterprise' 
    Authentication:  choose 'Protected EAP (PEAP)' 
    CA Certificate:  click the folder icon
  7. Within the 'Choose a Certificate Authority sertificate...' window:
    1. Navigate to File System: /etc/ssl/certs
    2. Look for 'Thawte_Premium_Server_CA.pem'  (if there are two, click on the first one only).
    3. Click 'Open'.
  8. Back under the 'Editing uwosecure-v2' window: 
    PEAP version:  leave as 'Automatic' 
    Inner authentication:  choose 'MSCHAPv2' 
    Username:  your Western user ID 
    Password:  your Western password
  9. Click 'Save'.
  10. You should now be able to connect to the 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network.

Phone and Tablets

iPhone/iPad - Explains how to set up Western wireless access on your iOS device (iPhone or iPad).

Introduction

This document outlines the configuration required for the iPhone / iPad to connect to the uwosecure-v2 wireless network.

Disclaimer: Some screens may appear differently depending on your device and version.

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized.

Procedure

  1. Tap 'Settings'.
  2. Tap 'Wi-Fi' 
  3. Wireless signals that are in range are displayed in this area.  You should see the 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network in the list.
  4. Tap 'uwosecure-v2'.
  5. Enter the following by tapping on each line of information:
    Network Name: uwosecure-v2
    Security: leave as 'WPA2 Enterprise'
    Username: your Western username
    Password: your Western password 
  6. Tap 'Join'.
  7. Tap 'Accept' for the security certificate that is displayed (it make take a few seconds for the acceptance to process).
  8. There should now be a checkmark next 'uwosecure-v2' network. As well, the Wireless Connection symbol should appear at the top. This indicates that your wireless connection should now be active.

Congratuations, you are now connected to uwosecure-v2 wireless network!

Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwhich) - Explains how to set up Western wireless access on your Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwhich).

Introduction

This document will help you setup your Android device (phone or tablet) to connect to the uwosecure-v2 network using Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich).

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized.

Procedure

1. Tap 'Settings'.

 


2. Tap 'Wi-Fi'.

 

 

3. Tap 'uwosecure-v2' to edit the settings.

 

4. Enter/Choose the following: 

            EAP Method:  PEAP
            Phase 2 Authentication: leave as 'None'
            CA Certificate: leave as 'unspecified'
            User Certificate:  leave as 'unspecified'
            Identity:  your Western username
            Anonymous Identity:  - leave blank -
            Password:  your Western password

            Click 'Connect'.

 

 

You should now be connected to the 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network.

 

Android 4.1 (Jellybean) - Explains how to set up Western wireless access on your Andriod 4.1 (Jellybean).

Introduction

This document will help you setup your Android device (phone or tablet) to connect to the uwosecure-v2 network using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean).

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized.

Procedure

1. Tap 'Settings'.

2. Tap 'Wi-Fi'.

 

3. Tap 'uwosecure-v2' to edit the settings.

 

4. Enter/Choose the following: 

            EAP Method:  PEAP
            Phase 2 Authentication: leave as 'None'
            CA Certificate: leave as 'unspecified'
            User Certificate:  leave as 'unspecified'
            Identity:  your Western username
            Anonymous Identity:  - leave blank -
            Password:  your Western password

            Click 'Connect'.

 

 

 

 You should now be connected to the 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network.

 

 

Android 5.0 (Lollipop) - Explains how to set up Western wireless access on your Android 5.0 (Lollipop).

Introduction

This document will help you setup an Android device (phone or tablet) to connect to the uwosecure-v2 network using Android 5.0 (Lollipop).

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized.

Procedure

  1. Tap 'Settings'.
  2. Tap 'Wi-Fi'.
  3. Tap 'uwosecure-v2' to edit the settings.
  4. Enter/Choose the following:
    EAP Method: PEAP
    Phase 2 Authentication: MSCHAPV2
    CA Certificate: leave as 'unspecified' 
    User Certifcate: leave as 'unspecified' 
    Identity: your Western username 
    Anonymous Identity: -leave blank- 
    Password: your Western password
  5. Click 'Connect'
  6. You should now be connected to the 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network.

Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) - Explains how to set up Western wireless access on your Android 6.0 (Marshmallow).

Introduction

This document will help you setup an Android device (phone or tablet) to connect to the uwosecure-v2 network using Android 6.0 (Marshmallow).

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized.

Procedure

  1. Tap 'Settings'.
  2. Tap 'Wi-Fi'

  3. Tap 'uwosecure-v2' to edit the settings. 
  4. Enter/Choose the following:
    EAP Method: PEAP
    Phase 2 Authentication: MSCHAPV2
    CA Certificate: leave as 'unspecified' 
    User Certifcate: leave as 'unspecified' 
    Identity: your Western username 
    Anonymous Identity: -leave blank- 
    Password: your Western password
  5. Click 'Connect'. 

  6. You should now be connected to 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network.

Android 7.0 (Nougat) - Explains how to set up Western wireless access on your Android 7.0 (Nougat).

Introduction

This document will help you setup an Android device (phone or tablet) to connect to the uwosecure-v2 network using Android 7.0 (Nougat).

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized.

Procedure

  1. Tap 'Settings'.
  2. Tap 'Wi-Fi'

  3. Tap 'uwosecure-v2' to edit the settings. 
  4. Enter/Choose the following:
    EAP Method: PEAP
    Phase 2 Authentication: MSCHAPV2
    CA Certificate: leave as 'unspecified' 
    User Certifcate: leave as 'unspecified' 
    Identity: your Western username 
    Anonymous Identity: -leave blank- 
    Password: your Western password
  5. Click 'Save'. 

  6. You should now be connected to 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network.

Eduroam

Blackberry Phones - Explains how to set up Western wireless access on your Blackberry Phone.

Introduction

This document outlines the configuration required for a Blackberry phone to connect to the uwosecure-v2 wireless network.

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized.

Procedure

1. Press the Blackberry Menu button.

 

 2. Navigate to and select 'Setup'.

 

3. Navigate to and select 'Set Up Wi-Fi'.

 

4. Scroll to and click 'Next'.

 

 

5. Scroll to and click 'Manually Add Network'.

 

 

6. Change the configuration to the following:

            Security type:  PEAP
            User name:  your Western username
            User password:  your Western password
            CA certificate: select 'Thawte Premium Server CA'
            Inner link security: select 'EAP-MS-CHAP v2'

               - Leave all other options as their defaults -

            Scroll to and click 'Connect'
            Save as a profile? select 'Yes'

 

Blackberry Playbook - Explains how to set up Western wireless access on your Blackberry Playbook.

Introduction

This document outlines the configuration required for a Blackberry Playbook to connect to the uwosecure-v2 wireless network.

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized.

Procedure

1. Tap the 'Settings' icon in the upper right corner.

 

 

2. Tap 'Wi-Fi' in the left column.

3. Tap 'Connect Manually'.

 

 

4. Enter / change the following settings:

            SSID:  uwosecure-v2
            Security Type:  select WPA2 Enterprise
            Security Sub Type:  select PEAP
            Inner link security: select 'MSCHAPv2'
            User name:  your Western username
            User password:  your Western password

                - scroll down -

            CA certificate: select 'Thawte Premium Server CA'
                (is there are two, then choose the first one)

5. Tap 'Connect'.

  

 

You should now be connected to the 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network.

 

Symbian Phone - Explains how to set up Western wireless access on your Symbian Phone.

Introduction

This document outlines the configuration required for Windows 8 to connect to the uwosecure-v2 wireless network.

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized.

Procedure

Note: Western does not provide support for Symbian setup/installation. This document is provided as general 
         reference only and is not confirmed to be working for all Symbian devices.

1. Push the 'Menu' button, then select 'Tools', and then 'Settings' application.

2. Select the 'Connection' menu, then select 'Access Points'.

 


3. Select 'Options', then choose 'New Access Point', and select Use default settings.

4. Enter the following settings for the connection:

Connection name: uwosecure-v2
Data bearer: Wireless LAN
WLAN netw. name: Enter manually -> uwosecure-v2
Network status: Public
WLAN netw. mode: Infrastructure
WLAN security mode: 802.1x

 


5. Click on the 'WLAN security settings'. menu and ensure that 'WPA mode' is set to EAP. Now open the 
    'EAP plug-in settings' menu.

 

 

6. You will now be presented with a list of EAP protocols. Only 'EAP-PEAP' should be enabled and moved 
    to the top of the list. (Select EAP-PEAP in the list, push 'Options' and then Enable. Then, use Raise Priority 
    to move it to the top of the list). All other protocols should be disabled.

 

 

7. Now select 'EAP-PEAP', push 'Options', and then select 'Configure'. Enter the following settings for 'EAP-PEAP':

           User certificate: leave as (not defined) 
           CA certificate: select Thawte Primary Root CA 
           User name in use: User-configured 
           User name: your Western username
           Realm in use: User-configured 
           Realm: [leave blank] 
           Allow PEAPv0: Yes 
           Allow PEAPv1: No 
           Allow PEAPv2: No

 

 

8. Now select the 'EAP' tab. Only 'EAP-MSCHAPv2' should be enabled and moved to the top of the list. (Select 
    'EAP-MSCHAPv2' in the list, push 'Options' and then Enable. Then, use Raise Priority to move it to the top 
    of the list). All other protocols should be disabled.

 

 

9. Now select 'EAP-MSCHAPv2', push 'Options', and then select 'Configure'. Enter the following settings for 'EAP-MSCHAPv2':

            Username:  your Western username
            Prompt password:  No
            Password:  your Western password

 

 

10. Now push 'Back' until you are at the 'Standby' screen. You should now be connected to the 'uwosecure-v2'wireless network.

 

Mac OS X 10.12 - Tells you how to set up the eduroam wireless network on your Mac OS X 10.12 (Sierra).

Introduction

Western offers the eduroam wireless network that can be accessed by Mac OS X.

Requirements

  1. An AirPort or AirPort Extreme card.  Most Apple computers should have AirPort wireless cards built-in.
  2. A Mac updated with the lastest updates.  You can use the Software Update tool or visit Apple's website.

Enabling WAP/WPA2 Authentication and Security

  1. Click the Wireless icon at the top of the screen.
  2. Make sure your Wi-Fi is turned on.
  3. Click on 'eduroam'.
  4. Change the following:
    Mode: leave as 'Automatic'
    Username: your university email address
    Password: your university email address password
  5. Click 'Join'

Within a few seconds, your connection to eduroam should be established.

Printing

Print from a Laptop - Explains how to print wireless from your laptop.

Introduction

This document will allow members of the university community to print to a select group of on-campus library printers. This document describes how to login to PaperCut, and configure it to send the print jobs to the on-campus printers. These instructions assume that you have an internet connection set up and you have administrative rights to install the driver on your Operating System.

Procedure

Step 1 - Log in to your Papercut account on any device

Click "Web Print".

Click "Submit a Job".

Step 2 - Select a printer

Select "drucker\Library-Black-and-White" for black & white, or "drucker\Library-Colour" for colour

Click "Printer Options and Account Selections" to change the number of copies as required.

 

Step 3 - Upload your documents to the printer

Click "Upload Documents".

Drag one or more files, or click "Upload from Computer" to browse and select files to print.

Click "Upload & Complete" to send the document(s) to the printer.

Once the upload is successful the status will display "Held in queue".

Log in to the Print, Copy, Scan station with your Western User ID and password, release and retrieve your print job.


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