Connect to GSU Wireless on a Personally-Owned Mac

Overview

This document describes how to connect to the GSU wireless network on a personally-owned Mac.

Connect to the GSU Wireless Network

  1. Click on the wireless icon in the top tool bar, and select the GSU network.
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  2. In the pop up window that appears, enter your CampusID and CampusID Password, then click OK.
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  3. If prompted by a Verify Certificate popup, click Show Certificate, verify the certificate is valid, then click Continue.
  4. After verifying the certificate, you may be prompted for your Mac’s Administrator Username and Password. Enter your Mac’s Admin credentials and click OK.
  5. It is a good idea to ensure that GSU is set as your default network. Click the airport-icon icon at the top right in your Mac toolbar.
  6. Click Open Network Preferences.
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  7. Click Advanced.
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  8. Find and select the GSU network and drag it to the top of the menu.
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  9. Click OK
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Help

If you have have questions, or need technical assistance, visit our Wireless Walk-up Window at the Aderhold Computer Room 023 (M-TR: 7:30 a.m. – 10 p.m. ; F: 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.) or contact the IIT Technology Service Desk at help@gsu.edu, or 404-413-HELP (404-413-4357).