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Wireless network for Windows

How to setup Wi-Fi / wireless network "eduroam" for Windows.
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.

 

  • regel

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

Contents

  1. Automatic setup
  2. Login to eduroam
  3. Manual setup

1. Automatic setup

Most Windows computers may be connected to wireless network without making any changes on the computer setup.

Do the following:

1. On your computer: Click on the icon for wireless network / Wi-Fi. See screenshot below.

2. Select "eduroam" from the list of networks.

3. Select "Connect" to finish the setup.

Skjermbilde: Tilkobling til eduroam på Windows 10.

Login to eduroam

Username: OsloMet username@oslomet.no

  • For students: s+student number@oslomet.no, e.g. s123456@oslomet.no
  • For staff: username@oslomet.no, e.g. britth@oslomet.no

Password: OsloMet password

If a message box is visible, choose: "Connect".

2. Manual setup

  1. Select your operating system: Windows Vista | Windows 7 | Windows 8 | Windows 10 (eduroam.no)
  2. Download the .exe file to your computer and save the .exe file somewhere you can find it again.
  3. Install the software on your computer.

See screenshot below of the .exe file message window on screen. Save the file on your computer. 

Skjermbilde for exe-fil for sikker tilkobling til trådløstt nett, eduroam.

2. Check the network settings for connection

For network name/SSID.

Check the following values:

  • SSID: eduroam
  • Security / Encryption Type: WPA2-Enterprise with AES
  • Authentication Method: PEAP (Protected EAP, EAP-PEAP)
  • Authentication Protocol: MS-CHAP v2

Problems with connecting eduroam on Windows 10?

How to delete the eduroam profile on Windows 10 to access Wi-Fi on OsloMet.

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