Connecting to eduroam via iPhone/iPod Touch

1. Introduction

The following instructions apply to to using the eduroam wireless service on the iPhone 4 (or below) or iPod Touch 1st to 3rd Generation. Please note: this will only work if you have upgraded to firmware version 2.0.

  1. Turn on wireless ([Settings] then [Wi-Fi]). You should see a list of available wireless networks.
  2. Select [eduroam].
  3. Enter your Remote Access account username followed by @ox.ac.uk (for example abcd0123@ox.ac.uk) and the Remote Access account password (as set via https://register.it.ox.ac.uk/self/remote_access).

  4. The certificate will be shown; click Accept
  5. You will be returned to the Wi-Fi Networks screen; this should show that you are now connected to Eduroam.
  6. To disconnect, simply turn the wireless off.

Note: When changing the password on the account you need to go to Setting -> wifi -> eduroam -> blue arrow / info symbol -> Forget this network. Then, when you try to connect to eduroam again, it will ask for your user ID and password.

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

 

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Written by IT Services. Latest revision 27 April 2017