How Do I ... Connect to the 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network with a Symbian Phone

 


Introduction

This document outlines the configuration required for Windows 8 to connect to the uwosecure-v2 wireless network.

First...

Make sure that your Western Identity Manager password has been synchronized here.

Procedure

Note: Western does not provide support for Symbian setup/installation. This document is provided as general
         reference only and is not confirmed to be working for all Symbian devices.

1. Push the 'Menu' button, then select 'Tools', and then 'Settings' application.

2. Select the 'Connection' menu, then select 'Access Points'.

 

 

3. Select 'Options', then choose 'New Access Point', and select Use default settings.

4. Enter the following settings for the connection:

Connection name: uwosecure-v2
Data bearer: Wireless LAN
WLAN netw. name: Enter manually -> uwosecure-v2
Network status: Public
WLAN netw. mode: Infrastructure
WLAN security mode: 802.1x

 

 

5. Click on the 'WLAN security settings'. menu and ensure that 'WPA mode' is set to EAP. Now open the
    'EAP plug-in settings' menu.

 

 

6. You will now be presented with a list of EAP protocols. Only 'EAP-PEAP' should be enabled and moved
    to the top of the list. (Select EAP-PEAP in the list, push 'Options' and then Enable. Then, use Raise Priority
    to move it to the top of the list). All other protocols should be disabled.

 

 

7. Now select 'EAP-PEAP', push 'Options', and then select 'Configure'. Enter the following settings for 'EAP-PEAP':

           User certificate: leave as (not defined)
           CA certificate: select Thawte Primary Root CA
           User name in use: User-configured
           User name: your Western username
           Realm in use: User-configured
           Realm: [leave blank]
           Allow PEAPv0: Yes
           Allow PEAPv1: No
           Allow PEAPv2: No

 

 

8. Now select the 'EAP' tab. Only 'EAP-MSCHAPv2' should be enabled and moved to the top of the list. (Select
    'EAP-MSCHAPv2' in the list, push 'Options' and then Enable. Then, use Raise Priority to move it to the top
    of the list). All other protocols should be disabled.

 

 

9. Now select 'EAP-MSCHAPv2', push 'Options', and then select 'Configure'. Enter the following settings for 'EAP-MSCHAPv2':

            Username:  your Western username
            Prompt password:  No
            Password:  your Western password

 

 

10. Now push 'Back' until you are at the 'Standby' screen. You should now be connected to the 'uwosecure-v2' wireless network.

 
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