What is SSID eduroam in UM Wireless Network Service?

eduroam This SSID provides roaming service for guest from eduroam member institutions, guest can use their wireless ID and password of the affiliated institution to login UM wireless LAN system. (Please click here for more details of eduroam service). Standard of data encryption and authentication: WPA2 with AES. Devices which are suitable for this SSID: Windows […]

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What is SSID UM_WLAN_PORTAL in UM Wireless Network Service?

UM_WLAN_PORTAL This SSID provides an extremely easy connectivity; it is suitable for all portable devices which are weak compatible (such as old model mobile phone or PDA etc), use for short period of time; Data Security: For balancing the connectivity and security, this SSID only provide secure authentication not the data encryption, so please DO […]

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What is SSID UM_SECURED_WLAN in UM Wireless Network Service?

UM_SECURED_WLAN This SSID provides strong security mechanism and suitable for almost modern devices. All UM staffs are advised to use this SSID for Wireless LAN connection. Data Security: High grade of security with strong encryption algorithm; please make sure that the hardware capacity of your device is sufficient to handle the operation of strong encryption […]

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What is SSID and how many SSID do we have in UM Wireless Network Service?

The Service Set Identifier (SSID) just like the entry address of Wireless LAN system, at least each client user should choose one SSID for connecting to the Wireless LAN network with some parameters and settings which suitable for chosen SSID. Due to different purposes, there are 4 SSID provided by UM Wireless network service: UM_SECURED_WLAN UM_WLAN_PORTAL […]

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How to connect Captive Portal of UM Wireless Network Service?

ICTO provides SSID “UM_WLAN_PORTAL” for captive portal service which can be access by internal user or guest. “UM_WLAN_PORTAL” is used for our staff to connect to the Wireless network service more easily and quickly, It is suitable for all portable devices which are weak compatible (such as mobile phone or PDA etc), use for short […]

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I’m a UM user, can I use eduroam within UM campus?

There is only one reason which is you would like to try and verify the connectivity of the eduroam service before your travel. Since local eduroam is for the guests who visit UM so many UM IT applications/services are not supported local eduroam connection.

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How to disable 802.1x authentication when I am not in campus?

802.1x authentication is usually not required for connecting network service off campus, you may use the following steps to disable the authentication. Right click on the network icon on the windows task bar, and select “Open Network and Sharing Center”. Click “Change adapter settings”. Right click on the “Local Area Connection”, select “Properties”. Click “Authentication”, […]

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How to use “Enable/Disable 802.1X Authentication Program” in Windows?

802.1x authentication is usually not required for connecting network service off campus, you may launch “Enable/Disable 802.1X Authentication” program to disable the authentication. Once you need to access Wired LAN network on campus again, you just need to run this program, to connect campus’ wired LAN network quickly. PROGRAM NAME DOWNLOAD OPERATING SYSTEM Enable/Disable Campus […]

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