Access uOttawa-WPA wireless with Apple Mac OS X 10.6 and newer versions

1. Click on the wireless icon on the Apple toolbar.

uOttawa-WPA wireless with Apple Mac OS X screenshot - step 1

 

2. Select uOttawa-WPA from the drop down menu.

uOttawa-WPA wireless with Apple Mac OS X screenshot - step 2

 

3. In the security window, enter the Username and Password for your uoAccess account and click Join.

 UsernamePassword
StudentsAccess wireless using eduroam configuration procedures
Employees

uOttawa email address (jdoe123@uOttawa.ca)

Microsoft Exchange Email password

uOttawa-WPA wireless with Apple Mac OS X screenshot - step 3

You are now connected to the wireless network.

 

If the connection fails, consult the following alternative configuration:

  1. Click on the Apple icon at the top left corner and select System Preferences.
  2. Under the section Internet and Wireless, select Network.
    Accéder au réseau sans fil uOttawa-WPA avec Apple Mac OS X 10.6 et versions ultérieures capture d'écran - étape 9
  3. If AirPort is not in the left menu, click on the "+" sign and create the AirPort. Afterwards select AirPort in the left menu and click on the Advanced button.
    uOttawa-WPA wireless with Apple Mac OS X alternative procedures, screenshot - step 3
  4. Select the Airport tab in the list and click on the “+” to add a network.
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  5. In the following window, fill in the blanks.
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    • Network name: uOttawa-WPA
    • Security: WPA2 Entreprise (or WPA Entreprise)
    • User name and password: uOttawa email user ID and Microsoft Exchange email password.
    • 802.1X: select Automatic for the first time
    • Click on the Add button
  6. uOttawa-WPA should now be listed in your Preferred Networks. Click the OK button.
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  7. Now click Apply and select uOttawa-WPA beside the Network Name.

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  8. In the Verify Certificate window, click on the Show Certificate button.
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  9. Put a check mark beside Always trust "mobile.uottawa.ca" and click Continue.
    uOttawa-WPA wireless with Apple Mac OS X alternative procedures, screenshot - step 9
  10. You will be asked for your System Password. Enter your password and click OK.
    uOttawa-WPA wireless with Apple Mac OS X alternative procedures, screenshot - step 10
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