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Connecting to Wi-Fi (eduroam) on MacOS

The following guide will assist with:

Connecting to Eduroam

  1. Select Wi-Fi and connect to eduroam.
  2. Enter your "username@deakin.edu.au"
  3. Enter your password

If you are having trouble connecting to eduroam by following the steps above please follow the instructions below to connect using Deakin Setup.
 

Connecting to Eduroam using Deakin Setup

  1. Select on the icon in the menu bar
     
  2. Ensure Wi-Fi is on
     
  3. Select Deakin Setup

    Open your Wi-Fi toolbit, and connect to "Deakin Setup"
     
  4. If your computer doesn't automatically open the JoinNow webpage, open a web browser, type www.deakin.edu.au OR 1.1.1.1 in the address bar and press enter
     
  5. Select JoinNow

    Once you are redirected to the Securew2 page, click "JoinNow" to start connecting to Eduroam
     
  6. The WiFi_Deakin_University_Wrapper.dmg setup file will download to your specified downloads folder

    Please wait as the "WiFi_Deakin_University_Wrapper.dmg" file is downloaded
     
  7. Open the WiFi_Deakin_University_Wrapper.dmg disk image setup file

    Please navigate to your downloads in Finder and open the "WiFi_Deakin_University_Wrapper.dmg" file
     
  8. Double click the WiFi_Deakin_University_Wrapper

    Once opened, please open the WiFi_Deakin_University_Wrapper executable file
     
  9. Select Open

    If prompted about the file, please click "Open"
     
  10. Enter your Deakin username and password
     
  11. Select Next

    In the JoinNow program, fill in your Deakin Username (NO @deakin.edu.au), and your Deakin Password
     
  12. Enter your Mac password in order to make a settings change.

    You will be prompted to fill in your Mac's User Name and Password (Not your Deakin credentials)
     
  13. Select Done when the application finishes running through the configuration process
     
  14. You are now connected to Deakin eduroam
     

How do I remove this setup?

See How do I forget a Wi-Fi network on my personal Mac? to remove this setup.


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