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Orange NOTE: Newcastle University provides mobile phones from Orange, via the Office of Government Commerce framework which provides a preferable rate for calls. The following instructions will help you get connected via the campus wireless service.

Configure your phone

From the Application Browser,

  • Select the Manage Connections icon

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  • Select the Wi-Fi checkbox to turn wireless On

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  • Select Set Up Wi-Fi Network

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On the Set Up Wi-Fi screen,

  • Click Next

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  • Click Scan For Networks and wait while it scans

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On the Available Wi-Fi Networks screen,

  • Click newcastle-university

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On the Wi-Fi Security screen,

  • Set Security Type to PEAP
  • Set User name to your University login name
  • Set User password to your University password
  • Click CA certificate and select Comodo AddTrust External CA Root
  • Set Inner link security to EAP-MS-CHAP v2
  • Click Connect

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When connected you are asked,

  • Set Save this W-Fi Network as a Profile? to Yes
  • Choose a Profile Name
  • Click Next
  • Click Finish

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You can now use the applications to access the Internet.

NOTE: To make sure the browser uses the campus wireless connection, from the Application Browser,

  • Select Options
  • Select Advanced Options
  • Select Browser
  • Set Default browser configuration to Hotspot Browser

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