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Wireless, Using IllinoisNet_Start on iOS

This page provides instructions for using IllinoisNet_Start to connect to IllinoisNet on an iOS device.

IllinoisNet_Start is used to configure your laptop, phone, or tablet to IllinoisNet. Once you have successfully completed the configuration steps, you no longer need to use IllinoisNet_Start. You will be able to connect to IllinoisNet directly
  1. Go to wireless settings and connect to the IllinoisNet_Start SSID
  2. Open a browser window
  3. Input your NetID or guest username and password when prompted
  4. Click on "Download Smart Connect"
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions and you will be prompted to enter credentials for a second time
  6. Once you installed the configuration profile it will return you to the webpage. It will not automatically move you to the IllinoisNet SSID.
    Note: Some Apple devices do not allow us to move SSIDs automatically
  7. Verify that you are connected to IllinoisNet. If you are not, simply select IllinoisNet, and you should connect.

If you find yourself stuck on IllinoisNet_Start, you can start over by going to in your phone's browser.

If you continue to have trouble with the above, you can try setting up IllinoisNet manually: Networking, Wireless, How to manually set up IllinoisNet on the Iphone/Ipad

Keywords:iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, IllinoisNet, iOS, Wi-Fi, UIUCnet, Keychain   Doc ID:47602
Owner:Ryan S.Group:University of Illinois
Created:2015-02-25 15:51 CDTUpdated:2015-08-21 22:36 CDT
Sites:University of Illinois
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