Manually create a wireless connection on a Mac


To create a wireless profile for a Macintosh computer, you need to be in the Network Preferences window.


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Access Network Preferences:

Airport Icon:

  1. Right-click the Airport icon .
  2. Select Open Network Preferences.


System Preferences:

  1. Click the Apple icon .
  2. Select System Preferences.

  3. Click Network. 


Manually create a preferred network:

  1. Select Wi-Fi on the left.

  2. Click Advanced in the lower right.

  3. On the Wi-Fi tab, click the + icon. 

  4. In Network Name, enter KSU Wireless

  5. For Security, select WPA2 Enterprise.

    Note: If Mode is required, select Automatic.
  6. Enter your eID and password.

  7. Click OK.

  8. Click OK.

  9. Click Apply.


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