Windows RT 8.1: Connecting to Wireless (eduroam)

  

Note: Before proceeding, make sure you have the latest Service Packs and Windows updates installed.  Also make sure your wireless adapter has the latest drivers installed. If your computer has a built-in wireless adapter, download the latest drivers from the computer manufacturer's website. If you have an external wireless adapter, download the latest drivers from the adapter manufacturer's website.
 

Connect to the eduroam Wireless Network

1. Open the charms menu by swiping in from the right edge of the screen,

2. Tap Settings.  

  • If you're using a mouse:  Point to the lower-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer up, and click Settings.)

Windows 8 Settings Selection Screenshot to the right of the screen
 

3. Tap or click the network icon, it should have "Available" or "Network" underneath the icon.

Settings Selection Windows 8 with network highlighted at the top left of the selection screen.
 

4. Select "eduroam" within the listed networks available for your device. It should be located under Wi-Fi.

lsusecure location windows 8 with eduroam highlighted at the top of the list.
 

5. Tap or click [Connect].

  • If you are using the network more than once then check the Connect Automatically box as well. This will connect you every time you are near the network automatically.
     

6. Enter in your PAWS ID @lsu.edu in the first field and your PAWS Password in the second field below.

  • Enter your PAWS ID & Password in the form <PAWS ID>@lsu.edu.
  • If you DO NOT include the @lsu.edu, you WILL receive an error message.

lsusecure Windows 8 login with information inputted in order to enter lsusecure.
 

7. Press OK and Connect to complete the setup of the eduroam secure wireless network.

 

Referenced from: Microsoft.com

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