TBU Wireless Network Guide

REGISTRATION

In all buildings of the TBU, you can connect to a wireless network with the SSID eduroam. In order to use the eduroam wireless network, you must first register.

In order to register, please complete the following form.

CONFIGURING WIRELESS NETWORK

The following applies to connecting to eduroam from Windows 7/Windows Vista. The connection dialogues for Windows XP may look different; however, the individual settings are identical.

  1. Open Control Panel > Network and Sharing Center.
  2. Click Manage wireless networks.
  3. If the eduroam network has already been added automatically, REMOVE IT.
  4. Click Add.
  5. Click Manually manage a network profile.
  6. Provide the following information:
    Network name: eduroam
    Security type: WPA-Enterprise

Encryption type: TKIP
UNCHECK Start this connection automatically
CHECK Connect even if the network is not broadcasting

  1. Click Next.
  2. Click Change connection settings.
  3. On the Connection tab:
    CHECK Connect automatically when this network is in range
    UNCHECK Connect to a more preferred network if available
    CHECK Connect even if the network is not broadcasting
  4. The Security tab should read as follows:
    Security type: WPA-Enterprise
    Encryption type: TKIP
    Choose a network authentication method: Microsoft: Protected EAP (PEAP)
    CHECK Cache user information for subsequent connections to this network
  5. Click Settings...
  6. UNCHECK Validate server certificate.
  7. Authentication method should read: Secured password (EA-MSCHAP v2).
  8. Click Configure...
  9. UNCHECK Automatically use my Windows logon name and password (and domain if any).
  10. Click OK three times to close all currently open configuration windows.
  11. A balloon message will appear in the right-hand bottom corner of the screen, informing you that „Additional information is required to connect to eduroam“.
  12. Click the balloon message. A window titled Enter Credentials will appear.
  13. Enter your username (e. g. j_doe@utb_cz) and the password you chose when registering. Leave the Logon Domain field (Vista/WinXP) empty.

If the Set Network Location window appears after you successfully connect to eduroam, select Public network.

Instruction videos for setting up particular operating systems

- MAC OS X
- Windows XP
- Windows 7
- Windows 8

Documents (in Czech only)

Coverage and accessibility

The wireless SSID eduroam network is accessible in the following buildings:

  • Building U1
  • Building U2
  • Building U3
  • Building U4
  • Building U5
  • Building U6
  • Building U10
  • Building U11
  • Building U12
  • Building U13
  • Building U16
  • Building UH1
Areas covered by Wi-Fi eduroam network are marked with the following pictogram at TBU:

wifi_utb.jpg      or    wifi_utb.jpg

 

Contact Wi-Fi administrators of the TBU network

If you have any problem with the connection to the Wi-Fi eduroam network, please do not hesitate to contact local administrators of the computer network of the relevant faculty or the Information Technology Centre, Computer Networks, building U13, room 219.
Contact us: wifi@utb_cz