Reslife-unsecure connection

How do I connect to wireless in the dorms? How do I authenticate with Reslife-unsecure?

Windows

  1. Click the wireless icon at the bottom right of the screen.
  2. Click Reslife-unsecure.
  3. Internet Explorer should automatically open, if not open Internet Explorer.
         
    Note: Google Chrome blocks the authentication page, so if Chrome is your default browser you will need to use Internet Explorer for this next step.
  4. The webpage will automatically begin to redirect to the Charter registration page.
  5. An error may come up saying there is a problem with this website's security certificate.  Click Proceed anyway.

     
  6. Enter your StarID and Password and click the I Accept Terms box.
  7. You will be redirected to a loading screen, your computer will be registered in Charter's system and you will be able to access the internet.
    • Note: It may take a couple minutes to register your computer with the system.

Mac

  1. Click the wireless icon at the top right of the screen.
  2. Click Reslife-unsecure.
  3. A Packet Fence window should open on your screen. If this window does not open, open Safari. Read the terms and conditions.

Note: if nothing appears in Safari, navigate to http://fixwifi.it in a web browser.

  1. Scroll down, and Enter your StarID and Password and click I Accept the Terms box.
  2. You will be redirected to a loading screen, your computer will be registered in Charter's system and you will be able to access the internet.
         
    Note: It may take a couple minutes to register your computer with the system.

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