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Connecting to HSUGuest :: Mac OS X 10.7-10.9

Before You Start

To connect to the HSUGuest network, your computer should have the latest Apple updates installed. 

To update your OS X installation, go to Apple menu -> System Preferences -> Software Update

You will need an Administrator ID and password to update the OS. 

You will also need your cellphone to be switched on in order to receive your login credentials, which will be sent to you by text message.

December

Connecting to HSUGuest :: Windows 8

Before You Start

To connect to the HSUGuest network, your computer should have the latest Windows updates installed. To update your Windows installation,  do the following:

December

Guest Wireless Access

HSU provides both short and long-term campus guests with Internet access via wireless networks without the need to install the usual policy key software. While this level of access is more limited than the full policy-based setup, it does allow guest users to gain access to the Internet quickly and keeps our campus network more secure.

November

Wireless :: Your Wireless Options at HSU

Wireless access is available throughout the HSU campus to all students, staff and faculty with a valid HSU User Name and Password. Guest access can be arranged through the Technology Help Desk.

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April

Wireless :: Best Practices in the Classroom

The availability of wireless Internet connectivity has ushered in an era of limitless access to information in the classroom. Unfortunately, that information can be distracting and disruptive as well as enhancing and enlightening. We've gathered together here some hints and tips to help you maximize the opportunities wireless in the classroom can provide, while minimizing the disruption; feel free to modify these to suit your particular situations.

Note that students with disabilities may require exceptions to some of these guidelines.

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September

Wireless registration made easier!

Now there's a new way to access the HSU wireless network. Safe*Connect makes it quicker and easier for you to get connected and, as an added bonus, keeps your system more secure as well. 

Now there's a new way to access the HSU wireless network. Safe*Connect makes it quicker and easier for you to get connected and, as an added bonus, keeps your system more secure as well. Read more about wireless registration...

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Wireless :: Windows 7 Wireless Connection Instructions

1. Go to Start Menu > Control Panel > Network and Sharing Center

Right-click on your Wireless Network Connection and select Enable

Windows 7 control panel

Your Wireless Network Connection will turn from grey to color once enabled.

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October

Wireless :: Windows 7 Registration Instructions

Step 1: Connect to the Campus Wireless Network

Enable wireless networking on your Windows computer and connect to HSUWireless using the icon in your System Tray.

Step 2: Once you are connected to HSUWireless, open a web browser.

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September

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