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-===== Manual eduroam Configuration on Android 5.x==== 
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-These instructions show how to configure the Android 5.0.2 (Lollipop) OS release mobile device settings to establish eduroam connection manually. Various Android devices may slightly different screen layouts. 
-<WRAP center round important 80%> 
-Please use the [[en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​start#​eduroam_cat|CAT tool]], since eduroam can not be configured manually for optimal security on Android. Manual configuration should only be used in exceptional cases, since no secure certificate check can be established on Android devices manually. 
-</​WRAP>​ 
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-==== Root certificate ==== 
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-To make sure a secure connection can be established,​ it is necessary to load and install the root certificate. By default the root certificate is included within Android 5, however it can only be used for VPN and applications,​ but not for WLAN. Therefore, it has to be loaded again for this purpose. Download and install root certificate for WLAN connections. Type any name for the certificate,​ set the Credential use to **Wi-Fi** and hit **OK**. Please follow detailed instructions [[en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​android:​ca-certificate#​download_certificate| here]]. ​ 
-If you don't have set a lock screen you have to do that now.  
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​android:​en.android5_screenlock.png?​200 |}} 
-The certificate was installed successfully,​ when corresponding message pop-up. ​ 
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​android:​0.eduroam_4.4_rootcert2_installed.png?​400 |}} 
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-==== Eduroam network configuration ==== 
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-1) Navigate to your App list and tap the Settings icon  
-(you may have to swipe several pages to find it). 
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​android:​en.android5_settings.png?​200 |}} 
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-2) From the Settings menu in the **“Wireless & networks”** section choose **“Wi-Fi”**. 
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​android:​en.android5_settings-wifi.png?​200 |}} 
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-3) Activate your WiFi-Connection with slider. \\ 
-4) Choose **“eduroam”** from the list of available Wi-Fi networks. \\ 
-(If you do not see eduroam listed, you can manually add a new network from the context menu). \\ 
-5) You will be prompted to sign in to the chosen wireless network. Type in the required information as shown in [[en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​android:​android_5#​eduroam_configuration_table| eduroam configuration table]] below to access the network. Then tap **Connect**.\\ 
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​android:​en.android5_configuration.png?​200 |}} 
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-==== eduroam configuration table==== 
-| **Network name** \\ (please type in using lowercase) ​       | eduroam ​                                                        ​| ​                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
-| **Security** ​                                                                         | 802.1x EAP                                                    | 
-| **EAP Method** ​                                                                  | PEAP                                                             | 
-| **Phase 2-Authentifizierung** ​                                             | MSCHAPV2 ​                                                  | 
-| ** CA certificate** \\ (see [[|Root certificate]]) ​                      | T-Telesec Global Root Class 2 \\ (valid until Oktober 1, 2033)  | 
-| ** Identity** \\  (see [[https://​info.gwdg.de/​docs/​doku.php?​id=en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​start#​username| Username]]) ​ | your username ​                                                  | 
-| ** Anonymous identity** ​                                                      | eduroam@gwdg.de ​                                      | 
-| **Password** ​                                                                                                                    | The same password as you use for logging into the GWDG portal. You can tick "Show password"​ checkbox, if you wish to check the password is entered correctly. ​                                                                  || 
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-**You should now be connected to the eduroam network.** You can check connection status from the WiFi configuration menu. 
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​android:​en.android5_wifi-connected.png?​200 |}} 
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-**Note:** Update your WiFi password on your Android device after changing password for your account. Navigate to Wi-Fi option as described above. If you have changed the password or typed a wrong one in, an  **Authentication problem** occurs. 
-Tap and hold the saved network to delete or modify connection settings. Choose **“forget network”**. 
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​android:​en.android5_wifi-forget.png?​200 |}} 
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-**Attention:​** Android devices offer **"​Back up my data"​** option, which stores extensive personal data, in particular Wi-Fi password unencrypted to Google. Depending on device this option is active by default after you create a Google account on the device. 
-According e.g. the [[http://​www.uni-goettingen.de/​de/​59845.html | security policies of the university]] this option may not be used, thus passwords may not be disclosed to third parties. This option is to be deactivated,​ to do so, navigate from **Settings** to **Personal** section and choose **"​Backup & Reset"​**,​ where you can set **"​Back up my data"​** to disabled status. 
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-As an alternative backup solution can be e.g. the App Helium may be used (check German article in “GWDG-Nachrichten” [[https://​www.gwdg.de/​documents/​20182/​27257/​GN_03-2015_www.pdf#​10| Helium Backup für Android]] ). The App Helium does not require system route and can backup data encrypted. ​ 
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