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XpressConnect for Mac OS X 10.4

System requirements: Mac

Description:

This page provides a step-by-step guide to connecting to the UTA wireless networks when using Mac OS X 10.4 and assumes several things:

  • You have an 802.11a/b/g compatible wireless network adapter (AirPort) and it has been properly installed (Turned On).
  • You have a fair understanding of the Mac OS X 10.4 operating system.

How to Use:

For "UTA Auto Login":

  1. Open the wifi settings menu and click on UTA Auto Login.
  2. Enter your NetID and password in the 802.1x window, then click Connect.
  3. Click Continue in the 802.1x Authentication Verify Certificate window.
  4. Enter a name for this configuration in the Save As: box in the 802.1X window, and click Save.
  5. If necessary, click Retry to finish the connection process. You should now be redirected to the OIT Computer Usage Policy web page.
  6. Click Done in the XpressConnect window to exit the XpressConnect application.

For "UTA Web Login":

  1. Open the wifi settings menu and click on UTA Web Login.
  2. Enter "UTAsecret" as the requested network key.
  3. Open a web browser and the "UTA Web Login" Wireless Network Login page should open.
  4. Enter your NetID and password and click Submit.
  5. If necessary, click Retry to finish the connection process. You should now be redirected to the OIT Computer Usage Policy web page.
  6. Click Done in the XpressConnect window to exit the XpressConnect application.

Known Issues: Failed to Open Page - Not connected to the Internet (Mac OS)