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Setting up wireless network in Android

The following instructions refer to the configuration of the wireless network in the Android operating system. This tutorial is based in the Android 9 (Pie).

  1. Open the “Settings” menu in your device. Click in the “Wi-Fi” or similar tab. There should be 2 available wireless networks: “eduroam” and “tecnico-guest”.
  2. Choose the “tecnico-guest” network. After being connected, open your browser and access the following website to download the certificate:
  3. In the certificate name, write “IST”. If you can choose the certificate’s goal, choose “Wi-Fi”.
  4. Then, open the wireless network menu again. Choose the “eduroam” network to connect. Fill the following fields (possibly some are in the “Advanced” tab):
    1. EAP Method: PEAP
    2. CA certificate: IST (certificate that you downloaded)
    3. Identity –, where istxxxxx corresponds to your Técnico ID
    4.  Password – password corresponding to your Técnico ID
    5. Autenticação de fase 2 (Phase 2 authentication) – MSCHAPv2
    6. Anonymous Identity –
  5. Click in “Connect”. The “eduroam” wireless network should be configured in your device.

Nota: In the most recent Android versions (11), it is mandatory to fill the field “Domain” with “IST – eduroam“.

If you want to view the screenshots of the steps described above, see the following tutorial.

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