eduroam with Windows Vista

  1. Click Start > Control Panel > Network and Internet.
  2. Select Network and Sharing Center.

  3. Under Tasks in the sidebar, click Manage wireless networks.

  4. Select Add; Click on Manually create a network profile.

  5. In the Manually connect to a wireless network window, specify the following and click Next:

    Network name: eduroam
    Security type: WPA2-Enterprise

  6. When a notice confirms that you successfully added eduroam, click Change connection settings.

    In the Security tab, specify the following:

    Security type: WPA2-Enterprise
    Encryption type: AES

  7. Under Choose a nework authentication method, specify Protected EAP (PEAP), uncheck Cache user information for subsequent connections to this network and click on Settings.
  8. Under Select Authentication Method, ensure Secured password (EAP-MSCHAP v2) is selected, and click Configure.

    Uncheck the Automatically use my Windows logon name and password (and domain if any) check box:

    Click OK to save these settings and close all windows.

  9. A pop-up window should come up asking for your login credentials; specify the following and click OK:

    User name: @yorku.ca
    Password: your Passport York account password

    You may get a message asking to verify the credentials of the certificate assigned to eduroam.yorku.ca; ensure the Root CA is GlobalSign Extended Validation CA and click Connect.

You should now be connected to the eduroam wireless network.