The following instructions apply to using the Eduroam wireless service on Apple OS X based machines, specifically those using 10.7 aka Lion. If you find an error in the instructions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org; if you have general questions or need other assistance, contact email@example.com
Figure applemenuwithsyspref.png [Screenshot of Apple menu showing System Preferences]
[System Preferences]window, under the
[Internet & Wireless]section, click on the icon for
Figure systempreferences.png [Screenshot of System Preferences window]
Turn Wi-Fi Onbutton (see red oval in top right corner)
unlockthe interface if locked (see red arrow in bottom left corner)
Advanced...button(see red oval in bottom right corner)
Figure networkpane.png [Screenshot showing the Network pane within system preferences]
+to add a new network.
Figure wifipane.png [Screenshot showing the Wi-Fi device listing]
Choose a network...button.
Figure wifinetworkprofile.png [Screenshot showing the Wi-Fi network profile pane.]
Figure wifinetworks.png [Screenshot showing the detected Wi-Fi networks..]
eduroamfrom the list of networks and click
OK. This will open another drop down pane allowing you to enter the necessary details for the eduroam network. Enter your Remote Access account username followed by @OX.AC.UK (e.g.
abcd1234@OX.AC.UK) and your Remote Access password (as set via https://register.it.ox.ac.uk/self/remote_access). The
Modefields should already be set to
Figure eduroamnetworkdetails.png [Screenshot showing the details for the eduroam network.]
OKbutton to complete the configuration.
Figure eduroamsuccessfullyadded.png [Screenshot showing the successfully added eduroam network.]
Users must abide by the user use agreement a copy of which is available at:http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/statutes/regulations/196-052.shtml