Windows Wireless Access

Connecting Your Windows Computer to Wireless

Using a Wentworth Laptop with Windows

If you have a computer with the newest image running Windows 8.1, please follow these instructions:

  1. Click on the wireless icon on your taskbar. This is found in the bottom right corner of your screen.
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  2. A bar will appear on the right side of the screen displaying available connections. Select eduroam and click “Connect”. NOTE: By checking “Connect automatically”, your computer will remember eduroam as your main connection while on a College of the Fenway campus.
  3. Your laptop will use your Wentworth credentials automatically to connect to this network.

Using a Personal Laptop with Windows.

If you are connecting to eduroam with a personal laptop running Windows 8.1, you will be asked to provide your Wentworth credentials after connecting to eduroam. You will use your full Wentworth email address and password to log into this network. Ensure that you are adding “” at the end of your Wentworth username when logging in.

Not sure if you are already connected to eduroam?

Click on the wireless icon wireless-02 in the bottom right of your screen. Eduroam should appear in the wireless connections sidebar. If LeopardGuest or another network name appears, right-click on this network and select “Forget this Network” and follow the instructions above. If eduroam does not appear in the list of connections or is unavailable, please visit the Technology Services Help Desk for additional assistance.

NOTE: If you are using another version of Windows not mentioned above, please visit the Technology Services Help Desk for assistance connecting to eduroam.

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