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WiFi at UVa

Connect Windows to UVa’s Unencrypted wahoo Wireless Network

Before You Configure for wahoo WiFi...

Requirements to Connect


Connect Windows to wahoo WiFi

Prepare your Computer

  1. Open the Start menu and click Connect To.
  2. Select Set up a connection or network, then Manually connect to a wireless network. Click the Next button.
  3. Configure your wahoo connection by entering the following settings:
    1. Network name: wahoo (lowercase)
    2. Security type: No authentication (Open)
    3. Click the box labeled Connect even if the network is not broadcasting.

    Windows  manual configuration
            screen for wahoo wireless network
  4. Click the Next button.
  5. Click Connect to…, select wahoo, and click the Connect button.
  6. After the connection has been made, click the Close button.

Once you are connected, you will maintain a connection unless you:

  • Move out of range of the wahoo and cavalier wireless networks, or
  • Turn off your WiFi.

  Page Updated: Tuesday 2014-11-11 15:13:56 EST