Networking

Gamebox

Playstation 3

Before starting, make sure that your gamebox is not connected via network cable to the wired network. If it is, unplug it.

  1. On the PS3 main menu, go to the Settings tab and then click Network Settings
  2. Click on Internet Connection Settings
  3. You may receive the message: If you perform Internet connection settings, the system will be disconnected....Click Yes
  4. Select a setting method: Easy
  5. Select a Connection Method: Wireless
  6. WLAN Settings: Enter Manually
    • SSID: UNKGamebox
    • WLAN Security Setting (click right-arrow): WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK
    • WPA Key: UNKgaming!2011
  7. Click the Test Connection link. It should succeed.

Playstation 4

Before starting, make sure your gamebox is not connected via network cable to the wired network. If it is, unplug it.

  1. On the PS4 main menu / home screen, scroll up and then go to Settings then scroll down and click Network.
  2. Click on Set Up Internet Connection.
  3. Click on Use Wi-Fi.
  4. Internet Connection: Easy.
  5. Click on Set Up Manually.
  6. WLAN Settings:
    1. SSID: UNKGamebox
    2. Security Setting: WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK
    3. WPA Key: UNKgaming!2011
  7. Click Test Internet Connection. It should obtain an IP address and the connection should be a success.

If you have problems contact the UNK Helpdesk at (308)865-8363



Xbox 360

Before starting, make sure that your gamebox is not connected via network cable to the wired network. If it is, unplug it.

  1. Navigate to My Xbox -> System Settings -> Network Settings -> Configure Network.
  2. Under the Basic Settings tab, highlight the Wireless Mode--it will turn green--and hit A.
  3. Go down to Scan for Networks and push A.
  4. Push the down button on your controller until Specify Unlisted Network is highlighted. Push A.
  5. Enter UNKGamebox--field is case sensitive--into the blank field, scroll over to Done, and hit A.
  6. Navigate to WPA2, push A, and then enter UNKgaming!2011--password is case sensitive. Navigate to Done and push A.
  7. Your system should take you back to the Configure Network page and connect to wireless.

Xbox One

  1. Press the Xbox button to return to Home.
  2. Press the Menu button and select Settings (or select Settings on the Home screen).
  3. Press the Network button under the Console Settings.
  4. Press Set up wireless network.
  5. Press the Add wireless network button.

The rest of the setup is coming soon.... pending a xbox one live update.

Contact the Helpdesk if you have questions.

Wii

  1. Click on the Wii (Wii Options) button on the bottom left-hand side of your screen and then click on Wii Settings on the right-hand side
  2. Click on the right arrow and then click on the Internet button
  3. Click on the Connection Settings button
  4. Click Connection 1 (or whichever connection is empty)
  5. Click Wireless Network and then Manual Setup
    • SSID: UNKGamebox
    • Type of Security (right arrow): WPA2-PSK (AES)
    • Input the password or key: UNKgaming!2011
  6. Click the Confirm button and then the Save button
  7. Then click OK button to initiate connection test
  • You MUST have the Internet Channel installed on your Wii to get out to the Internet on UNK's gaming network.
  • If you need the Internet Channel installed, please bring your Wii with power cord, video cable, one controller and wireless receiver to the Helpdesk.