Wireless Networking for Windows 7 & 8

These instructions are intended for wireless network users with computers that are not owned by Albion College. Albion College owned computers are set to work with wireless automatically. Anyone having a problem with wireless on an Albion College owned computer should contact the Help Desk for assistance. 


Click the wireless icon in the taskbar in the lower right corner of the screen. It is the icon circled in red in the image below:

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After clicking the wireless icon, the image below will appear. Click on the wireless network named Albion.

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After selecting the Albion network, the screen will look like the image below. Make sure you leave the "Connect automatically" box checked, then click the "Connect" button.

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After clicking "Connect", you will be prompted for credentials. Enter your network username and password, then click OK.

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After clicking OK, you may see a Windows Security Alert dialog box like the one pictured below. Click the "Connect" button to continue.

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At this point, you should be connected to the Albion wireless network.

If you require additional assistance, plese contact the help desk.