How do I connect to the bsusecure wireless network on an Android phone or tablet?

Watch this short video demonstration (click here)

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Step by step instructions

1. Go to Settings on the Android phone:

Please note:  Android devices are often
different and each device may vary in
menus and steps necessary to get
connected.


2. Locate and open the Wi-Fi settings:



3. Ensure that Wi-Fi is turned ON and then click on the bsusecure Wi-Fi network:



4. In the configuration for bsusecure set:

EAP method: PEAP

Phase 2 authentication: MSCHAPV2

CA certificate: (leave this blank)

User certificate: (leave this blank)



5. In the configuration for bsusecure set:

Identity: (BSU username)

Anonymous identity: (leave this blank)

Password: (BSU password)

Advanced options are not required

Click Connect:



6. If the configuration was correct, the status of bsusecure should change to Connected after 10-30 seconds.



Troubleshooting steps to try if connecting to bsusecure fails:

1. Ensure that the configuration matches the above steps by modifying it.
    To Modify the configuration for bsusecure, click and hold (long click)
    on it's name in the list of Wi-Fi networks (step 3 above).

2. Connect to bsuguest.  Once connected successfully to bsuguest, try again to connect to bsusecure.

3. Toggle Wi-Fi off and then back on.

4. Restart the phone.

5. Check if your phone has pending software updates and install them.

6. Forget all BSU Wi-Fi networks including bsusecure, bsuguest, eduroam,
    and bsu.  To forget a network, click and hold (long click) on it's name
    in the list of Wi-Fi networks (step 3 above). Retry the above steps.

7. Bring the phone in to the Tech Center.

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  • Topic #: 8197-1963
  • Date Created: 8/26/2011
  • Last Modified Since: 6/12/2014
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