Connecting Chromebooks to PittNet Wi-Fi


Pitt IT supports general connectivity for wi-fi devices. You should be able to connect to PittNet Wi-Fi by configuring your Chromebook device according to these specifications.



Configuring Chromebooks

Complete the following steps to connect your Chromebook to PittNet Wi-Fi.

  1. Click on the Quick Settings Panel at the bottom right of your screen.
    ChromeOS Quick Settings Panel
  2. Select the Wi-Fi button.
    ChromeOS Wi-Fi Button
  3. A list of available wireless networks will appear. Select WIRELESS-PITTNET.
    ChromeOS Network List
  4. The Join Wi-Fi network window will appear. Select the following settings:
    ChromeOS Network Settings
    1. EAP method: PEAP

    2. Phase 2 authentication: MSCHAPv2

    3. Server CA certificate: Do not check

  5. In the Identity box, enter your University Computing Account username.
  6. In the Password box, enter your University Computing Account password.
  7. Click the Connect button.


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