Answered By: Jason Welborn
Last Updated: Aug 20, 2016     Views: 334

Follow the steps below to enroll a Mac laptop on the secure wireless network. An active Internet connection is required to complete these steps. Before proceeding, temporarily connect to a wireless network of your choice, such as your home wireless network, the open wireless network on campus (BengalOpen16), or some other free Wi-Fi service (e.g. Starbucks). This can be done on or off campus.

Please Note These instructions are based on OS X El Capitan (10.11.3). The steps in this guide may be slightly different if you are running a different version of OSX.

 

  1. Temporarily connect to a wireless network of your choice.
  2. Open Safari and visit: http://rite.buffalostate.edu/secure-wireless.html
  3. Click one of the Enroll Your Device links.
  4. When the Welcome to Buffalo State's secure wireless network screen appears, click Continue.
  5. Enter your Buffalo State username and password, click Continue.
  6. On the next screen, click Download for Mac OS X.

  1. Open your Downloads folder and double-click the Cloudpath icon.

  1. When the Cloudpath is an application downloaded from the Internet message appears, click Open.

  1. Enter the administrator credentials for your computer if prompted.

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Wait a few seconds for your connection to be configured. You should receive a message that your device is Successfully connected.