Setting up or removing wi-fi on an Android mobile device

If your phone is not an iPhone or a Windows phone, it will be an Android phone.

Connecting to our eduroam Wi-Fi network

From home screen select the Programs/Apps icon, then choose Settings.

Make sure the Wi-Fi switch is On, then tap the Wi-Fi option.

Now choose the eduroam network:

Then set the following authentication information:

  • EAP method: PEAP
  • Phase 2 authentication: MSCHAPV2
  • CA certificate: Do not validate
  • Identity: your University email address
    student example, ; staff example
  • Password: your University password

Then select Save/Connect and wait for the Wi-Fi to connect (the first attempt can take up to a minute).

Manually installing the CA certificate

For very old versions of Android you may need to manually install a certificate, then connect to eduroam setting CA certificate to GlobalSign.

Removing Wi-Fi networks

From home screen tap the Apps/programs icon, then choose Settings.

Firstly make sure the Wi-Fi switch is on, then tap the Wi-Fi option.

Now choose the eduroam network.

Now tap Forget to remove this Wi-Fi network.

If you now want to re-connect to our Wi-Fi networks use the insturctions at the top of this page.

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