Amazon Kindle

A wireless service available to all staff and students across campus and in some halls of residence. The service uses the SSID newcastle-university with Wireless Protected Access (WPA) and Enterprise level encryption (EAP).

Newer Kindle Touch and Kindle Fire devices support WPA Enterprise configuration so can connect to the campus wireless service. The following instructions are for the Kindle Touch.

  • Press the home button to start at the home screen
  • Tap Menu

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  • Tap Turn On Wireless

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  • Tap Menu again

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  • Tap Settings

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  • Tap Wi-Fi Networks

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  • Tap newcastle-university

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  • Enter your User Name and Password

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  • Tap Connect

Your Kindle should now be connected to the campus wireless network.

 

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