Eduroam Configuration for Windows
Description: Note:  If you are using another Operating System other than Windows, then visit the document Connecting to the UNC Wireless Network – Getting Started to select your Operating System or device. This document was written for version 7 through 8.1 of the Windows operating system. Each versions may look slightly different than the screenshots below. […]
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Connecting to the UNC Wireless Network
Description: This document is published to test a new network on-boarding process. This is limited to only certain Access Points across campus, which have access to the new system. If you were not directed to this document for testing purposes then please visit Connecting to the UNC Network – Getting Started. Operating System (All) eduroam UNC-PSK […]
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How do I disable IPv6 on Mac OS X?
Description: The University has noticed that some Apple computers have experienced issues connecting reliably to the UNC wireless network.  Turning off the IPv6 protocol may reduce the occurrence of these issues.  To do so please follow the instructions based on your version of Mac OS X.  
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How much does it cost to install a single wireless access point?
Description: How much does it cost to install a single wireless access points? Unfortunately, some campus buildings have limited or no wireless network access availability. If your campus departmental unit needs wireless network coverage, please submit a Remedy ticket to ITS-NETWIFI group to schedule a site survey. The cost per indoor wireless access point is currently […]
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Parallels Application on Mac OSX Fails to Network Wirelessly
Description: Overview This document provides a solution for when the Parallels application for Mac OSX works on wired connections but fails for wireless DHCP access. Solution 1. In your Parallels configuration, set the network adapter to Host-only networking . 2. In OSX go to Applications > System Preferences > Sharing and choose Internet . Choose to […]
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Is there a way to turn off wireless access in a classroom?
Description: It’s not possible — access point deployment is such that one AP could serve multiple classrooms and offices; furthermore, the nature of LWAPP/CAPWAP technology is such that all APs are aware of the entire system of APs within their coverage area. If one AP is turned off or dies, all the other APs in the […]
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Wireless and Wi-Fi Best Practices and FAQs
Description: Overview For information on how to configure your computer to connect to the wireless Internet at UNC, please visit our Connecting to the UNC Network – Getting Started document. Wi-Fi is a specific type of wireless technology based on specifications standardized by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) standards committee (the 802.11 group). […]
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