Verifying advanced Wi-Fi settings on Windows 10.

Right click on the network icon in the taskbar (), select Open Network and Sharing Center:


In the Network and Sharing Center dialog, left click the active wireless connection to verify settings:


Click on Wireless Properties:


Verify settings in the Connection tab:


Verify settings in the Security tab, click Settings to bring up authentication settings:

Verify authentication settings, click Configureā€¦ to configure authentication method:


Verify EAP MSCHAPv2 setting, click OK:


In the Protected EAP Properties dialog, click OK to return to Wireless Network Properties dialog, then click Advanced Settings:


In the 802.1X settings tab, select User authentication and click Save credentials:


In the resulting Security dialog, enter your UWINID credentials, i.e. your UWINID email address ( and the corresponding UWINID password:


Check that the 802.11 settings tab matches the following:


Click OK to dismiss dialogs until you return to the Wi-Fi status dialog, click Properties:

In the Wi-Fi Properties dialog, select Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) and click Properties:


Verify that both the IP address and the DNS server addresses are set to be obtained automatically:

Click the advanced button and verify that all lists are empty.

Click OK or Close to dismiss all dialogs as appropriate.






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