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Wireless network for Mac

How to setup of wireless network eduroam for macOS.
Do you have access to eduroam?
  • Everyone with a user account on OsloMet or another university or university college have access to "eduroam".
  • Students from other universities or university colleges must follow their institution’s setup for eduroam.
  • informasjon

    Note! Select manual setup if you do not have an Internet / Wi-Fi connection and only connected through smartphone / tablet

  • regel

    For increased security, please download the certificate for the eduroam profile. This ensures that no other than authorized institutions may purport to be providers of eduroam.

Contents

  1. Automatic setup
  2. eduroam profile setup

1. Automatic setup

1. Username: OsloMet username@oslomet.no
  • For students: s+student number@oslomet.no, e.g. s123456@oslomet.no
  • For employees: username@oslomet.no, e.g. britth@oslomet.no
2. Password: OsloMet password
  • Tick: Remember this network (the password will then be saved to Keychain on your computer)

2. eduroam profile setup

1. Download the certificate for the eduroam profile

  1. Download the certificate for eduroam profile and install the profile on your Mac (eduroam.no).
  2. Accept the certificate, press "Continue".

2. Login to Wi-Fi / eduroam

1. Username: OsloMet username@oslomet.no
  • For students: s+student number@oslomet.no, e.g. s123456@oslomet.no
  • For employees: username@oslomet.no, e.g. britth@oslomet.no
2. Password: OsloMet password

3. Administrator access

Enter your administration username and password if you use it on your Mac computer (often used the Mac login username and password).

  • Name / Password: Administrator username and password.

Please note! This may differ from OsloMet username and OsloMet password.

Screenshot: Login using your Mac's admin-username and password

4. The eduroam profile status

Under User Profiles in the left menu:

  • Control the status of your OsloMet eduroam connection.
Screenshot: Eduroam profile under Profiles

5. The eduroam connection

  • Check the eduroam connection at the  Wi-Fi / Air Port menu at the top right.
Screenshot: Check the status for eduroam (Wi-Fi)

Problems with eduroam connection on your Mac?

How to delete the former eduroam profile on your Mac to try to solve the problems with accessing eduroam.

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