Wireless Setup Instructions - Windows 7

  • Click the Start button (Windows Icon)
  • Search for Manage Wireless Networks, hit enter, click Add
  • Click Manually create a network profile
  • Enter the following information:
    Network name: VermontLaw
    Security Type: WPA2-Enterprise
    Encryption Type: AES
    Leave Security Key blank
  • Click Next
  • Click Change connection settings
  • Click the Security tab then click Settings
  • Uncheck Validate server certificate then click Configureā€¦
  • Uncheck Automatically use my Windows logon name and password
  • Click OK
  • Click the Advanced Settings button
  • Put a checkmark in the box Specify authentication mode
  • Ensure that the authentication mode is set to User or computer authentication
  • Click OK then click OK again then click Close
  • You should see a bubble appear with Additional information is needed to connect to VLS
  • Click the bubble and enter your VLS username and password
  • Wait for the network to fully connect. This may take a minute or two


  • Wireless Setup Instructions - Mac OS X

  • Click the Airport icon.
  • Select VermontLaw from the drop down menu
  • Enter your VLS username and password to gain access to the Vermont Law School wireless network.
  • An "authenticating to network VermontLaw" certificate verification window may pop up. Click Continue to proceed.
  • You may need to enter your admin credentials.