Skip Navigation

Faculty/Staff Wireless - Windows 7

To view a PDF of these instructions, click here.

  1. Go to the Control Panel and click on ‘Network and Internet’.
    Faculty Wireless Windows 01 
  2. Go to ‘Network and Sharing Center’.
    Faculty Wireless Windows 02 
  3. Click ‘Manage Wireless Networks’.
    Faculty Wireless Windows 03
  4. Click ‘Add’.
    Faculty Wireless Windows 04 
  5. Click ‘Manually create a network profile’.
    Faculty Wireless Windows 05 
  6.  Input the following information. Check both boxes and click ‘Next’. For 'Network name', type APFacStaff. For 'Security type', choose 'WPA2-Enterprise'. For 'Encryption type', choose 'AES'.
    Faculty Wireless Windows 06 
  7. Click ‘Change connection settings’.
    Faculty Wireless Windows 07 
  8. Click on the ‘Security’ tab.
    Faculty Wireless Windows 08 
  9. Click on ‘Settings’.
    Faculty Wireless Windows 09 
  10. Uncheck the box next to ‘Validate server certificate’. Click ‘Configure’.
    Faculty Wireless Windows 10 
  11. If you are configuring the wireless on a campus computer, leave this box checked. If you are configuring the wireless on a personal computer, uncheck the box. Click ‘OK’. Click OK on the next several windows.
    Faculty Wireless Windows 11 
  12. Click on the wireless icon in the taskbar, and click ‘Connect’ underneath APFacStaff in the list.
     Faculty Wireless Windows 12
  13. If you are on a campus computer, you will be connected to APFacStaff. If you are on a personal computer, you will be prompted to enter your username and password. Use the same credentials for your faculty/staff email. Click ‘OK’.
    Faculty Wireless Windows 13