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Eduroam installation in Windows 7

1. Open your available wireless networks through your task-bar

2. Connect to the eduroam network and enter your loginID and Password

3. If the Windows Security Alert pops up, just click 'Connect'

4. If if you can not connect, enter the Network and Sharing Center

5. Go to the option ‘Manage wireless networks’

6. ‘Add’ a new network







7. Create the network manually












8. Enter the network name ‘eduroam’. Choose the security type ‘WPA2-Enterprise’ and the encryption type ‘AES’. The field for the security key stays empty.

9. Then click on ‘Change connection settings’

10. Go to the register Security and make sure that EAP (PEAP) is selected for authentication method. Then choose ‘Settings’

11. Enter radius.ruhr-uni-bochum.de below 'Connect to these servers:'.
Choose the ‘Deutsche Telekom Root CA 2’ Certificate and the Authentication Method EAP-MSCHAP v2. The field that opens, when you click ‘Configure…’ must not be activated.

12. After this you should be able to connect to the WiFi like it is explained in the first 3 steps

If you still cannot connect to the eduroam, make sure that you obtain you ip address automatically. You may have to unlock your loginID on the following page as well: https://wl.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/rubiks/cip_rub.freischalten_start. Enter your loginID and click ‘freischalten’