Eduroam - Set-up Guide Windows 7

1. Open the Control Panel from your Start Menu.

open control panel

2. Open Network and Internet.

network & internet

3. Open Network and Sharing Center.

Network & Sharing Center

4. Click "Manage Wireless Networks" which is on the left side menu.

manage wireless networks

5. Press "Add"


6. Click "Manually create a network profile"

manually create

7. Use the following information:

  • Network Name: eduroam
  • Security Type: WPA2-Enterprise
  • For Encryption Type: AES
  • Check the box for Start this connection automatically

8. Press "Next" then press "Change Connection Settings"

9. Open Security Tab and for "Choose a network authentication method" select "Microsoft: Protected EAP (PEAP)" then press the "Setting" button


10. Make the following changes to Protected EAP Properties:

  • Uncheck "validate server certificate"
  • Uncheck "Enable Fast Reconnect"
  • for "Select Authentication Method" select "Secure Password (eap-mschap v2)"  then press "Configure" button

match settings

11. uncheck "Automatically use my Windows logon name and password (and domain if any)" then press "OK"

uncheck use windows password

12. press ok 

press ok

13. Click the balloon in your task tray that is asking for additional information again

vista eduroam set up

    • For Username type in your NSID username in the format of:
    • For Password type in your NSID password
    • Press ok

    14. Press Close.

    vista eduroam set up
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