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tkoerme [eduroam Setup]
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 =====What is eduroam?​===== =====What is eduroam?​=====
-[[https://​www.eduroam.org/​|Education Roaming (eduroam)]] is a worldwide Internet access service for educational and research institutions and uses an encrypted ​wireless ​connection ([[http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Wi-Fi_Protected_Access#​WPA2|WPA2]]). +[[https://​www.eduroam.org/​|Education Roaming (eduroam)]] is a worldwide Internet access service for members of educational and research institutions. The accounts of the GWDG, the staff and students of the University of Göttingen, the University Medicine Göttingen UMG and many Max Planck Institutes are eduroam-enabled. Eduroam ​uses an encrypted ​WLAN connection ([[http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Wi-Fi_Protected_Access#​WPA2|WPA2 ​Enterprise]]). 
-Eduroam provides Internet access for staff and students at the sites of all participating organisations using their own username and password.+
  
 ===== eduroam setup===== ===== eduroam setup=====
-In order to use eduroam, an eduroam-capable, valid account ​with one of the participating institutions is requiredThe accounts ​of the GWDGthe staff and students ​of the University of Göttingenthe University Medicine Göttingen UMG and many Max Planck Institutes are eduroam-enabled.+We strongly recommend ​to setup eduroam with the[[https://​cat.eduroam.org/​| configuration wizard (CAT tool)]]. Do not use the automatisms ​of your device. The CAT tool is provided by the GÉANT Association, of which the DFN-Verein is a member. The CAT tool is available for WindowsmacOS, Linux, Chrome OS, iOS and Android.
  
-For a secure ​eduroam ​configuration,​ it is strongly recommended that you set up eduroam using the configuration wizard (CAT tool) and not using the automatisms of your deviceThe eduroam ​CAT (eduroam Configuration Assistant Tool) is a website operated by the GÉANT Association,​ of which DFN-Verein is a member. It provides the eduroam configuration wizards for Windows, macOS, Linux, Chrome OS, iOS and Android +[[https://​cat.eduroam.org/|{{ :​de:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:qr-educat_s3.png?​direct&​200 | }}]]
  
-  * [[https://​cat.eduroam.org/​|eduroam setup with the configuration wizard (CAT tool)]]  +Please follow our [[#​Instructions|detailed instructions with screenshots]] for the different operating systems.
-  * [[#​Instructions|detailed instructions with screenshots for the different operating systems ​]]+
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-[[https://​cat.eduroam.org/​|{{ :​de:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​qr-educat_s3.png?​direct&​400 | }}]] 
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 **Important for iOS devices:​**\\ **Important for iOS devices:​**\\
 If the device is connected to eduroam during installation,​ the new eduroam profile will not be installed correctly under iOS. If the device is connected to eduroam during installation,​ the new eduroam profile will not be installed correctly under iOS.
-This means that if an eduroam profile already exists, it must first be uninstalled. Next, "​Ignore this network"​ must be selected in the WLAN settings for eduroam. Only then will the reinstallation of the eduroam profile run smoothly. For example, the eduroam profile can be downloaded and installed via the WLAN "​GuestOnCampus"​ or via mobile radio (LTE, UMTS).+This means that if an eduroam profile already exists, it must first be uninstalled. Only then will the reinstallation of the eduroam profile run smoothly. For example, the eduroam profile can be downloaded and installed via the WLAN "​GuestOnCampus"​ or via mobile radio (LTE, UMTS).