Staff Wi-Fi - How to connect - Windows 7

Submit a network request

You can only follow the instructions below once your network request has been processed and you have received an email from IT Services with important configuration information. If you have not yet submitted a network request, please follow the network request link to do so.

To connect your computer to TCDwireless network

  1. Click on the Network icon on the bottom right of the taskbar near the clock.

  2. Click Open Network and Sharing Center.

  3. Network icon
  4. Under Change your network settings, click Set up a new connection or network.

    Network and Sharing Centre

  5. Click Manually connect to a wireless network, then click Next.

  6. On the Enter information for the wireless network you want to add page, under Network name, type TCDwireless.

  7. Under Security type, select WPA2-Enterprise.

  8. Under Encryption type, select AES.

  9. Select Start this connection automatically check box.

  10. Select Connect even if the network is not broadcasting check box.

  11. Click Next.

    Wireless Network Settings

  12. If you are in range of the wireless network, you will see Successfully added TCDwireless message.

  13. Click Change connection settings.

    Connection Successful

  14. On the Wireless Network properties window, click the Security tab.

  15. Under Choose a network authentication method, click Settings.

    Wireless Network Properties


  16. Deselect Validate server certificate check box. Then click Configure under Select Authentication Method.

    Wireless Network Properties

  17. On the EAP MSCHAPv2 Properties window, select Automatically use my Windows logon name and password.

    EAP MSCHAPv2 Properties

  18. Click OK three times to exit the Wireless Network properties.

  19. You should now be automatically connected to the wireless network.