The following instructions apply to using the eduroam wireless service on a device running the Android operating system versions 4.1.1 - 4.3
NB. Android devise connections may slightly differ in appearance between brands but the essential settings will all be the same.
From the home screen, swipe the
Notification Traymenu upwards on your device (or swipe down for versions 4.2 and 4.3) as indicated in the image below:
Reveal Settingsbutton from the menu on the screen as shown:
If not already ticked then Tap or Swipe the
Wi-Fibutton to turn on your wireless networking, a list of nearby networks will then be populated under the heading
WiFias shown in the image below:
eduroamnetwork in the list, note that you may need to scroll down to locate it.
Ensure the settings match the image below, you can change each entry by simply
tappingeach one in turn to reveal a list of options.
[Phase 2 Authentication]=
Enter your Remote Access account username plus @ox.ac.uk in the
User namefield (for example
email@example.com). If you see an
Anonymous identityfield as shown in the example above then add in your Remote Access account username again e.g.
Next enter your Remote Access password (as set via https://register.it.ox.ac.uk/self/remote_access) in the
Passwordfield, as shown above.
Finally hit the
Wait a little while (usually just a few seconds) until the message eduroam network in the list is shown in bold with the word Connected below as shown in the following image:
- The network profile for the eduroam network will now be saved to your device. Reconnection will occur automatically whenever your devices WiFi is switched on and within range of an eduroam access point anywhere in the world.
If you're having trouble configuring eduroam please try the following suggestions first:
- You might need to remove the wireless network and reconnect. You might need to do this, for example, if you have changed your remote access password or previously set up an eduroam connection.
- Re-enter your Remote Access Password (as set via https://register.it.ox.ac.uk/self/remote_access)
If used then try omitting the
Anonymous identityfield and re-connecting
Users must abide by the user use agreement a copy of which is available at:http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/statutes/regulations/196-052.shtml
If you have questions about these instructions or need other assistance, contact firstname.lastname@example.org