Eduroam Wireless: Connect to eduroam from personal Windows 10 computers


How to connect

1. Use the wireless network manager found on the Windows taskbar to display available wireless networks

Wireless network manager

 

2. Select the eduroam from the list of available wireless networks and click on 'Connect'

 

Select eduroam wireless network

 

3. Enter your "netid@princeton.edu" and "University password".

 

Credentials window

 

4. Choose ‘OK’ to proceed.

 

5. Please verify the following certificate details circled in red in the screenshot. Click on the 'Show Certificate details" link for details.

Name: cppm-04.princeton.edu

Issued by: InCommon RSA Server CA

NOTE: If the certificate details do not match please do not proceed and inform the Support and Operations Center (SOC).

Show certificate details

Certificate details

 

6. Select ‘Connect’ to complete the process.

 

Connection confirmation

 

7. After a brief moment the computer should connect automatically to eduroam.

 

Successful connection to eduroam

 

Additional Certificate settings

The certificates used to secure eduroam wireless are valid for only one (1) year. In order to minimize the impact of certificate renewals and to better secure your wireless connection, you should configure your Windows 10 system with the following steps.

 

1. Use the wireless network manager found on the Windows taskbar to display available wireless networks

Wireless network manager

 

2. Select Network and Internet settings

Select Network and Internet settings

 

3.Select Network and Sharing Center

Select Network and Sharing Center

 

4. Select the Connection labeled eduroam

Select the Connection labeled eduroam

 

5. Select Wireless Properties

Select Wireless Properties

 

6. Select the Security tab

Select the Security tab

 

7. Select Settings

Select Settings

 

 

8. In the Protected EAP Properties window

 Protected EAP Properties window

 

9. Close all windows to complete configuration steps.

 

 

Requesting assistance

If you are a Princeton University member and require assistance, please contact the OIT Support and Operations Center (SOC) using any of the options listed under “Information Technology” on the Contact Us page.