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Configuring a Chromebook for eduroam

Note: To configure your device for eduroam in the most secure manner, please use the eduroam Configuration Assistance Tool (CAT) – see Wi-Fi

Install Certificates

  • Download the certificates by clicking on these links in turn:

QMUL Root CA [2KB][2KB]

QMUL eduroam intermediate CA [1KB][1KB]

For each certificate

  • In Google Chrome type this link in the address bar: chrome://settings/certificates
  • Select the Authorities tab and click Import
  • Select the certificate you downloaded
  • Click OK when prompted to trust the certificate
  • Restart the Chromebook

Connect to the eduroam network

  • Please change the following settings:
  • Select eduroam from the list of available networks
  • EAP Method: PEAP
  • Phase2 authentication: MSCHAPV2
  • Server CA certificate: Browse to the QMUL Root CA certificate downloaded earlier
  • Identity: Enter your QMUL username with '@qmul.ac.uk' appended, e.g. 'ab1234@qmul.ac.uk'
  • Password: Your QMUL password
  • Anonymous identity: Set to blank
  • Tick the Save identity and password option and click Connect

Note: If the connection fails you may need to restart the Chromebook.

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