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Configure UOW Students for Windows 10

1. Click on the Wi-Fi symbol in corner. When menu comes up after a few seconds, click on UOW Students

choose uow students

2. Click Connect:

click connect

3. Enter your username@waikato.ac.nz and password and click OK

Win 10 login

4. Click Connect

continue to connect

5. System should show you are connected.

connected

Details for Troubleshooting

To find out the details for troubleshooting purposes, click on Advanced options

advanced options

Scroll Down.

Metered Connection

Set as metered connection to avoid going over the 50GB limit.

Properties

If you are having connection issues you can request help by logging a job (details below).

Use the copy button to copy and paste the below details to send to the Service Desk. If you are on the phone to the Service Desk, the two details required are the ones highlighted in yellow: IPv4 address and Physical address.

win10 metered

Forget / Delete the connection

On the page that the password was entered, scroll down to and click the Manage Wi-Fi settings/ Manage Known Networks link:

manage settings win10

  • Scroll down to Manage known networks
  • Click on UOW Students
  • Click the Forget button.

forget network win10

Ensure that Windows 10 WiFi-Sense is Disabled

  • Go to Settings
  • Click on Network and Settings
  • Scroll down to find Manage Wi-Fi Settings
  • Click Manage Wi-Fi Settings to open the below screen
  • Disable all of WiFi Sense's features (i.e. ensure 'Connect to network shared by my contacts' is set to OFF)

WiFi Sense Settings


LD Self ServiceLog Your Own Ticket

The University has provided a Self Service tool through which you can log your own tickets (jobs). You can also search for a previously logged ticket to check it's status. For urgent jobs you can phone the ITS Service Desk: ext 4008 (838 4008) for support.

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