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Configuring Linux for eduroam

Install Certificate

Connect to the eduroam network

Note: This example is shown using Network Manager 0.6.6 on Ubuntu Hardy Heron, on other distributions please use the same settings.

  • If you attempt to connect to the eduroam network you should be prompted to configure the connection.

Please change the following settings: 

  • Wireless Security: WPA2 Enterprise
  • EAP Method: PEAP
  • Key Type: Automatic (Default)
  • Phase2 Type: MSCHAPV2
  • Identity: Enter your QMUL username with '' appended, e.g. ''
  • Password: Your QMUL password
  • Anonymous Identity: Set to blank
  • Client Certificate File: Set to blank
  • CA Certificate File: Browse to the certificate you downloaded earlier
  • Private Key File: Set to blank
  • Private Key Password:  Set to blank
  • Click Connect.

Note: If the connection fails and you need to amend these settings, you may have to delete and re-create the profile to update them.

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