eduroam Secure Guest Sponsorship Portal
Description: The Secure Guest Sponsor Portal will allow registered administrators (sponsors) across campus departments an alternative means to allow network access for visitors. This method should be used for small to medium levels of granting guest access. The preferred method for large visitor access (such as conferences) will be the standard UNC-Guest access requests which should be […]
» Subjects: Networking, WiFi, Wireless Networking
Connecting to the UNC Wireless Network
Description: Important Reminder: On October 16, UNC-Secure will be removed from the campus network and permanently replaced by eduroam. Students, faculty and staff are strongly encouraged to make the switch before this date. Operating System (All) eduroam UNC-PSK Windows 7/8/8.1/10 * 8 RT Mac OS X (10.6 – 10.10.x) Linux iOS (8.x) Android (4.x.x – 5.x.x) […]
» Subjects: Connecting to the Network, Networking, WiFi, Wireless Networking » Tags: Android, go.unc.edu, iOS, Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, UNC-PSK SSID, UNC-Secure, url, web, Windows
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.
» Subjects: Networking, Software, WiFi, Wireless Networking
What is the UNC-PSK SSID? (Onyen Restricted)
» Subjects: Campus Information, Networking, Wireless Networking » Tags: access point, networking, pre-shared key, PSK, SSID, UNC-PSK, UNC-PSK SSID, UNC-Secure, wireless
What is the guest wireless network (UNC-Guest)?
Description: Currently, the Guest Access vlan uses UNC-Guest SSID and is available for select 802.11 wireless locations including Athletics Pressbox, Friday Center, School of Government and Business School. Should you need access in one of these locations, please contact the appropriate IT support person at each of these locations to obtain the necessary SSID value to […]
» Subjects: Networking, Wireless Networking » Tags: Guest Access, networking, Public Access, Tar-Heel, Tar-Heel SSID, UNC-Guest-PSK, UNC-PSK, wireless
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 […]
» Subjects: Network Policy, Networking, WiFi, Wireless Networking » Tags: networking, wireless, wireless access points, wireless installs
What should I use for IP net mask and default gateway configuration (sorted by VLAN ID)? (Onyen Restricted)
» Subjects: Networking, Wireless Networking » Tags: gateway, netmask, networking, subnet, VLAN
Is ‘guest’ wireless network access available on campus?
Description: Is ‘guest’ wireless network access available on campus? Guest network access is specifically for visitors bringing their own device with 802.11 wireless (Wi-Fi) capability to connect from campus to the Internet. Guest access is granted short-term for individuals or groups with legitimate business or academic needs and are sponsored by a University department. The UNC-Guest […]
» Subjects: Network Basics, Networking, Wireless Networking » Tags: Guest Access, networking, Public Access, Tar-Heel, wireless