Windows Mobile

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.

We have had mixed success with this configuration

Configure your phone

From the Start page,

  • Select Settings > Connections > Wi-Fi
  • If wireless is turned off, switch it on

The phone will scan for wireless networks,

  • Click on newcastle-university

On the Configure Wi-Fi page,

  • Scroll down to Advanced Setting

On the Network Authentication page,

  • Set Authentication to WPA2
  • Set Data Encryption to AES
  • Click Next
  • Set EAP type to PEAP
  • Press the Properties button

This takes you to the certificates page,

  • Select the Root tab
  • Scroll down and select the AddTrust External CA Root certificate
  • Click OK
  • Click Finish

Your phone will try to connect to wireless and the credentials page will appear,

  • Set User name to your University login name
  • Set Password to your University password
  • Leave the Domain field empty
  • Optionally select Save password
  • Click OK

You should now be connected

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