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I'm from another University that uses Eduroam. How do I connect at Southampton?

Please ensure that you have already registered to the service at your home institution.

To connect to Eduroam, follow the steps below:

  •  Click the Network icon in the System Tray and select Eduroam
  • In the dialogue box set Wireless Security to WPA & WPA2 Enterprise
  • Set Authentication to Protected EAP (PEAP)
  • Ensure Anonymous Identity is left blank
  • Set CA Certificate to (None)
  • Set PEAP Version to Version 0
  • Set Inner Authentication to MSCHAPv2
  • Provide your username and password, then click the Connect button. (username in format
  • In the new dialogue box, click the Don't warn me again checkbox, then click Ignore

After a brief wait your computer will connect to Eduroam.

Should you find that you have an issue connecting to Eduroam, after following the above instructions, please contact your home institution's IT Support service in the first instance, so that any issues there with your account (or user authentication) can be corrected or otherwise ruled out.

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