The information below is intended for University employees only. If you are a guest of the university, and are unable to connect to EduRoam, please contact your host(ess). Your host(ess) will be able to forward your request for internet access.
The Visitors Wireless Network [VWN] service is designed for those visitors which would like to use the wireless network of the university but whose establishment does not participate in the EduRoam Authentication Infrastructure.
Notice that contrary to the EduRoam network which uses encryption the visitor’s network is unsecured.
To gain access to the VWN you will need a (temporary) visitor’s account.
You can ask for such an account at the following service desks:
To make a connection with the VWN you should follow the following steps:
The VWN configuration parameters are:
To make life somewhat easier we will give you the explicit configuration procedure for Windows XP right here:
The configuration of the VWN is now completed and you can connect to it. Now you can start your Internet browser which will put you automatically in the login screen for the VWN.
Probably you will get a “Security Alert” popup concerning the Visitors portal certificate. To avoid this problem you should install the “Cybertrust Educational CA” from http://secure.globalsign.net/cacert/sureserverEDU.crt
After logging in with your visitors account you should be able to make use of this network.
You can mail all your questions and comments to guest-registration@ tue.nl