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If you're having difficulty logging onto the wireless network, make sure your username and password are working by going to and logging in. You can contact the IT Service Center for username and password issues or you continue to have issues connecting to the WiFi.


Go To

While on Brown-Guest, go to and follow the onscreen steps.

Brown (secure)

Brown (secure) WiFi uses your Brown username and password. Make sure to use your username in all lowercase letters. Using an uppercase letter will cause an authentication issue.


Eduroam uses your Brown and password. This is your short Brown username, not your Brown email address.


Configuration File

Following through onscreen prompts at, you will downlaod a Configuration file.

The configuration file for Brown is here:

The configuration file for Eduroam is here:

Once downloaded, proceed to allow its installation. After it's installed, go to Settings > WiFi > and tap on Brown or Eduroam. You will be asked to sign in. Sign in as instructed above.



Username and Password: Make sure you can sign into sites like MyAccount by manually typing in your Brown username and password.

Forget Brown: If you've connected, or attempted to connect, to Brown before, go into the Wifi settings and forget Brown. This KB article shows how to forget Brown-Guest, but is applicable to Brown as well.

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