How do I configure Mac OS X for Wired Res-Net and DHCP?

Steps for connecting to Res-Net using a Mac laptop or iMac with a wired network connection.

  1. Open the System Preferences application.
  2. Double-click on the Network icon.
  3. The first option to check is Configure.
  4. Pull down that menu, and choose Built-in Ethernet (or your network card if you use a third party NIC).
  5. Select the TCP/IP tab.
  6. The next option will be Configure.
  7. Pull down that menu, and choose Using DHCP.
  8. Save your settings by clicking the Save button located at the bottom of the screen.
  9. Quit the System Preferences application.
  10. You will be prompted to input your NetID and commons password when opening an internet browser.



Keywords:Resident Hall Network (Res-Net), ACCCeSS Helpdesk, Wired Network, res-net, OSX   Doc ID:93027
Owner:Paul N.Group:University of Illinois at Chicago ACCC
Created:2019-07-10 12:41 CDTUpdated:2019-08-13 09:06 CDT
Sites:University of Illinois at Chicago ACCC
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