Wireless network validating identity message
Please select your device or operating system from the list in the documentation section for full configuration details.
To connect to Concordia's wireless network with a configured device, you must have a Netname account.
Steps to follow: - To connect to the Concordia University wireless network on your i Phone, open the : Network name: Concordia University Security setting: WPA2 Enterprise Username: My Concordia netname Password: My Concordia password - After correctly entering your netname and password, you will be prompted to accept an certificate.
- Once the certificate has been accepted, you will be brought back to the Wi-Fi screen and Concordia University should have a checkmark next to it.
Most Windows 10 devices will not require configuration and will connect automatically if you select the Concordia University network and provide a valid netname and password when prompted. A new window will open, allowing you to choose a connection option. The Wireless Network Properties window will appear. The network authentication method should be Microsoft Protected EAP (PEAP). Unselect 'Verify the server's identity by validating the certificate', then click 'Configure'. A pop-up window named 'EAP MSCHAPv2 Properties' will appear. In the Advanced settings window, select 'Specify authentication mode' and select 'User or computer authentication'. Requirements: - Fully updated operating system - Make certain your wireless card is enabled and that the antenna isn't turned off if it's built in - You need to be logged into Windows using an account with administrative privileges Steps to follow: - Click : Some Windows users (Windows 7 and 8) receive a popup window the first time they access Concordia's wireless network.
If your device fails to connect, follow these steps: 1. Select 'Manually conect to a wireless network' and click 'Next'. Enter the information as shown in the image below and then click 'Next'. Another window should open stating that you have successfully added Concordia University. Select the 'Connection' tab and check the first and third boxes (Connect automatically when this network is in range & Connect even if the network is not broadcasting its name (SSID)). You may also choose to remember the credentials by checking the applicable box, then click 'Settings'. By default, this option will be selected - unselect it and click OK. This will bring you back to the Wireless Network Properties window. This popup window will ask users to accept a security certificate similar to the one required by Apple devices.
Right click on the Network icon and choose 'Open Network and Sharing Center'. This generaly occurs when the Windows operating system has not been updated for a long period of time.
Requirements: - Microsoft Windows users will need to download the latest Service Pack and updates for their operating system.
Guest wireless accounts may be granted to visitors who are sponsored by a Concordia department or faculty/staff member and are unable to connect via the eduroam wireless network.
This is a username and password you would have created upon purchase of the computer.
- You should now be connected to the Concordia University network.
Steps to follow: - Select to accept the certificate when prompted.
- You will be prompted to put in your admin (local) username and password.