Networking

Configuring your Apple device

OSX

Wireless Setup Option #1

Use the SecureW2 JoinNow software to connect to the UNKSecure network.

Click on the button below to download the program, run / open the SecureW2 program, and follow the on-screen instructions.

                    Mac OSX SecureW2 Download

If the above option is not working for you then proceed to option #2.



Wireless Setup Option #2

Make sure your Mac OS is at least 10.6. To check your Mac OS, go to your Finder and click on your Apple in the top left corner. Your Mac version should be at least 10.6.x. Make sure you know your EASI password. If you do not know your EASI password, go to easi.unk.edu.

*NOTE: If you purchased your Mac in the last few years, it has at least 10.7 or later and will work. Apple's newest version is currently 10.9.


This tutorial was created using the Safari internet browser. Other browsers may be used but will not exactly follow the same steps as follow.

Step 1:Click the Get Script button to the right, to download the script to setup UNKSecure.

Get Script

Step 2: The script will be downloaded automatically and placed in the "Downloads" folder. Click the Downloads button in the upper right corner of Safari and then right-click on the UNKSecure-MacOSX (right click by either holding down the control key while clicking or by pressing and clicking with two fingers simultanouesly). Then select Open.

Wireless Setup 1

Step 3: The script will then run and start making the necessary changes in the background to get you connected. You will be prompted to enter the admin/login password 3-8 times. You have to enter the password everytime a change is made (security precautions). So if it asks for a password multiple times, it is working, just keeping entering your password.

Wireless Setup 2

Step 4: You will then be prompted to enter your username and password. The username is your FULL unk email address and password is the password for your email. Make sure to check the box to "Remember this information" so you don't have to type in your password everytime you connect.

Example:

Account Name: username@unk.edu or username@lopers.unk.edu

Password: EASI password

Wireless Setup 3

Step 5: You will be prompted to verify the security certificate. Select the Show Certificate option when this window pops up.

Wireless Setup 4

Step 6: The window will be expanded and you will have to select the GeoTrust SSL CA certificate and make sure the Always trust "GeoTrust SSL CA" checkbox is checked. Proceed by clicking continue. As shown in the picture.

Wireless Setup 5

Step 7: You should now be connected. Double check by opening your Airport settings Airport and verifying there is a Check next to UNKSecure.


Wireless Setup 6

If you have any problems contact the UNK Helpdesk at (308)865-8363 or come into Otto Olsen 115.

iPad/iPhone/iPod

Make sure you have your wireless password. If you do not know your EASI password, go to easi.unk.edu.With your password in hand:

  1. From the home screen, tap Settings
  2. Tap Wi-Fi
  3. Under "Choose a network...", tap Other...
    • Name: UNKSecure
    • Security: WPA2 Enterprise
    • Click Other Network in upper left
    • Username:
      • Students example: username@lopers.unk.edu
      • Employees example: username@unk.edu
    • Password:
      • Students: EASI password
      • Employees: EASI password
    • Tap Join
    • When the certificate screen appears for unkdc2.unk.edu, click Accept

If you have any problems contact the UNK Helpdesk at (308)865-8363 or come into Otto Olsen 115.

Apple TV

If you have any problems contact the UNK Helpdesk at (308)865-8363 or come into Otto Olsen 115.