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Utrecht University (Wifi) on Windows 10

This instruction guide describes how to connect your Windows 10 laptop to the new wireless network Utrecht University for the first time.

  • Step 1

    Make sure you are in range of the wireless network Utrecht University. 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 “Utrecht University”.

  • Step 3

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

    Click on “Connect”

  • Step 4

    At Username, enter your University email address or your solis-id with @soliscom.uu.nl at the end.

    Example: j.a.smith@students.uu.nl or j.a.smith@uu.nl / 43218765@soliscom.uu.nl or smith001@soliscom.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 (Utrecht University) is now configured on your device.

  • You will have to ‘forget’ the network before you can connect again with your new credentials. You can do this by following the steps below:

    • Click on the Wi-Fi icon in the taskbar;
    • Right-click on the ‘Utrecht University’ network;
    • Click “Forget” (“Niet onthouden”);
    • Reconnect with Utrecht University.
    • When you reconnect with Utrecht University it will ask for your credentials. Enter your UU email address and new Solis-password.

Last modified: 21/08/2023

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