Connecting your Windows 7 PC to eduroam

Quick Tip

The wireless network at UK universities is called eduroam. To connect to eduroam you will need to provide your username and password. However, when typing in your username add the text @sheffield.ac.uk - this will allow you to connect at Sheffield but if you visit another University your PC will automatically connect to eduroam there too!

Connecting to Eduroam

To connect to eduroam follow the steps below.

  1. Click the Wireless icon in the System Tray.
  2. Select 'eduroam'.
  3. Click the 'Connect' button; you will be prompted to enter your Username and Password.
  4. Enter your Username@sheffield.ac.uk and Password and click 'OK'.
  5. Click 'Connect'.

You should now be connected to the eduroam wireless network.