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Eduroam on Windows 10

This instruction guide describes how to connect your Windows 10 laptop to the wireless network eduroam for the first time. If instead you have problems with your connection to eduroam after changing your password, check out step 4 of the manual for changing your password.

  • Step 1

    Make sure you are in range of the wireless network eduroam. This is in most Utrecht University buildings.

  • Step 2

    Click on the Wi-Fi icon at the bottom of the screen (next to the clock). Then, click on “eduroam”.


  • Step 3

    When you want your computer to automatically connect to eduroam the next time you are in range, check the box “Connect automatically”.

    Click on “Connect”.

  • Step 4

    At Username, enter your University email address.

    Example: j.a.smith@students.uu.nl or j.a.smith@uu.nl

    Enter your Solis-password at “Password”.

    After this, click on “OK”.

  • Step 5

    Click on “Connect” if you get this certificate notification.

  • Step 6

    Wi-Fi (eduroam) is now configured on your device.

  • Experience problems connecting to eduroam? Please consult the Eduroam FAQ.

Last modified: 27/08/2021

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