FSW Public WiFi

 

FSW employees and FSW students need to connect to the Florida SouthWestern State College Wi-Fi


The Office of Information Technology will be modifying the way users access the college guest Wi-Fi service. The FSW_Guest network has been removed and replaced with a new FSW_Public wireless network. The new FSW_Public network will require users to register their information to gain access and their accounts will be temporary. This network has limited access and bandwidth will be capped. Please follow the guide below to connect your device.


1. Connect to the WiFi Network "FSW Public"


Connect your PC, Tablet, or smartphone to the WiFi network "FSW Public" using the instructions provided by your device manufacturer. 

Visit the following guides for additional information on how to connect to a WiFi network from different devices. 


2. Complete the Registration Section


On the following screen, complete the Registration section.

  • (1) Enter your name.  

  • (2) Enter your email address. Please, make sure to enter an active email address that you are able to access right away because an email will be sent to that email with the username and password.

  • (3) Enter the Phone number. Please, make sure to enter an active phone number, you will receive a text message with the username and password.

  • (4) Click the "Register" button. 

NoteIf you are an FSW student or employee and you would like to connect to the "FSW Public" network, please do not enter your bucs@fsw.edu or @fsw.edu email because you will receive an error message. Instead, use a personal email or connect to the Florida SouthWestern State College Wi-Fi.

       Image showing the registration section (1) Enter Your name   (2) Enter your email address. Please, make sure this is an active email address that you are able to check right away since you will receive an email with the username and password information.  (3) Enter the Phone number. Please, enter an active phone number 

 

The following message will pop up confirming the registration was done successfully. Click the "login" button.

       Image showing the message the registration was done successfully.

 

NOTE: The user name and password will be active only for 4 hours.
However, you will receive an error message if you try to register again within 4 hours using the same name.

 


3. Enter Username and Password


Next, in the "Secure Internet Portal" section, enter the username and the password you received via email or text message. After that, click the "Log In" button.

       Image showing to enter the username and the password you received via email or text message. Click the "Log In" button.

 

The "Login Successful" message will pop up letting you know you have been connected to the network. 

       Image chowing The "Login Successful" message  letting you know you have been connected to the network. 

 

We hope this article has helped with informing you of our FSW Guest Wi-Fi network! Should you still have any problems connecting after following the above process, you may wish to reach out to the IT Help Desk for further assistance. You can find more information by visiting the Technology Support Center, or you can get assistance over the phone by calling (239) 489-9202 and selecting option three on the menu.

 

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Article ID: 51723
Created
Sun 4/8/18 6:00 PM
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