Key Features and Benefits
Desktops, Laptops, and mobile devices can be configured to automatically connect to the wireless network.  Request assistance in configuring your computer or mobile device.

Getting Started

Create an IT Ticket to request assistance with the secured wireless network (uofm-secure).

Use xpressconnect to automatically connect your device to the network:

  1. Visit: https://xpressconnect.cc.umanitoba.ca/
  2. Review the End-User License Agreement, and select “I Accept”
  3. Select “Start”
  4. Xpressconnect will auto-detect your device type and show the appropriate instructions for you to follow.
  5. Select the link to download
  6. Run the configuration utility
  7. Check the box to automatically submit credentials
  8. Students: enter your myumanitoba email address and password
  9. Staff: enter your UMNetID and password
  10. Select “Continue”
  11. Select “Yes” to install the UM security certificate
  12. Xpressconnect will proceed to configure your device and connect you to the UM WiFi.
  13. Once connection is successful, Select “Done”

http://umanitoba.ca/computing/ist/connect/wireless/xpressconnectsetup.html

To manually configure Wi-Fi on your Apple device:

  1. Select "Settings"
  2. Select "W-Fi"
  3. Select "uofm secure"
  4. Students: enter your myumanitoba email address and password
    Staff: enter your UMNetID and password
  5. Select “Join”
  6. You will be prompted to verify the U of M certificate.  Select “Accept”

To manually configure Wi-Fi on Android:

  1. Select "Settings"
  2. Select "W-Fi"
  3. Select "uofm secure"
  4. Students: enter your myumanitoba email address and password
    Staff: enter your UMNetID and password
  5. Select “Connect”

To manually configure Wi-Fi for Windows8:

  1. Open the Charms Bar
  2. Select "Settings"
  3. Select the Wi-Fi icon
  4. Select “uofm secure”
  5. Select "Connect”
  6. Students: enter your myumanitoba email address and password
    Staff: enter your UMNetID and password
  7. Select “Ok”
  8. Select “Connect”

Select the following link for additional setup instructions supported devices:
http://www.umanitoba.ca/computing/ist/connect/wireless/securewirelessinstructions.html

Available to:
Students, Faculty, Staff

Requirements

A valid UMNetID is required.

Cost
No cost

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