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Mobile computing

Wireless internet access with eduroam

University Staff and Students on campus should use the eduroam wifi network to access the internet. 

By using the eduroam service you have agreed to abide by the following rules and regulations

 Your computer needs to meet the following technical requirements:

  • a working 802.11b/g/n WiFi certified Network card, capable of WPA2-Enterprise encryption. 
  • a built-in network adapter. If you have a new computer, then it is likely to be pre-installed. If you are unsure check online or contact the manufacturer.
  • computer hardware must meet the minimum system requirements for the operating system as specified by the manufacturer of the operating system.
  • all critical updates for your operating system must be installed.
  • up-to-date anti-virus software must be installed. If you do not have an up to date anti virus program please view our anti-virus page for information.


Instructions for connecting to eduroam 

 

Wired network in halls

How to connect to the internet in halls of residence 

 

Connecting to and using a virtual private network (VPN) to access University IT services

You can create a Virtual Private Network connection to use services such as remotely connecting to your university desktop PC, accessing shared filespace, and e-resources. 

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Modified 24/02/2020