Florida SouthWestern State College Wi-Fi

Table of Contents

  1. Access for Current Students and Employees
  2. How to Connect Student/Staff Network
  3. How to Forget the Wi-Fi connection 

Access for Current Students and Employees


To gain access to the Florida SouthWestern State Wi-Fi network, you will need to log in with your FSW email address and Portal password. 

 

Students

username@bucs.fsw.edu

 

Employees

username@fsw.edu 

 

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How to Connect Student/Staff Network


 Apple Mobile Devices


Go into the "Settings App" on your Apple device. 

Image of the settings app icon

  1. Then, select Wi-Fi from the menu.
  2. Make sure Wi-Fi is on
  3. Tap FloridaSouthWesternStateCollege

Image of the settings app on the mobile with Wi-Fi outlined

 

  1. Type your "Username"
    • Staff: username@fsw.edu Outlook Password
    • Students: username@bucs.fsw.edu Portal Password
  2. Type your "Password"
  3. Tap on "Join"

Image to put the username and password and join to network

Note: If you can not log in, please reset your Portal Password. Make sure your password does not contain any personal information. (Example: Do not use your name or birthdate)

 

 A Certificate will appear, tap "Trust" on the top right.

Certificate image ready to select trust outlined

After you select "Trust," a checkmark should appear. 

Image showing check mark connected to Wi-Fi

If you can see the "checkmark," that means you are connected.

 

 

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 Android Devices and Chromebook


Note: The following steps are the same for Android devices and Chromebooks. 

Swipe Down from your "Home" screen

showing how to swipe down from the android home screen

Tap and hold the Wi-Fi icon to access your WiFi Connections.

Tap and hold on Wifi icon

 

(1) Make sure Wi-Fi is on.

(2) Tap "FloridaSouthWesternSateCollege" located under Available networks

Image with Wi-Fi on and Florida SouthWestern network selected

Fill out the following required information

  1. Your email address goes in the "Identity" field
  2. Your current, Portal/Canvas Password goes in the "Password" field
  3. Select "Don't Validate" for the Certificate option (For Chromebooks it will say "Do not check")
  4. Tap "Connect"
Staff: username@fsw.edu Outlook Password
Students: username@bucs.fsw.edu Portal Password
NOTE
If you can not log in, please reset your Portal Password. Make sure your password does not contain any personal information. (Example: Do not use your name or birthdate)

demonstrating which fields to fill out, Identity, password, certificate

It should then say, "Connected."
You are all set!

Note: If you can not log in, please reset your Portal Password. Make sure your password does not contain any personal information. (Example: Do not use your name or birthdate)

 

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How to Forget the Public Wi-Fi connection


Windows 10


  1. Left-click the Wi-Fi icon in the system tray
  2. Mouse over the Wi-Fi connection you want to "Forget."
  3. Right-click the Wi-Fi connection
  4. Highlight and select Forget

Image with forget Wi-Fi outlined

 

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Mac


Open System Preferences.

Image of the settings app icon

Then, click the "Network" icon.

Image of the network icon

(1) Select Wi-Fi in the left menu.

(2) Click the box with the checkmark "Automatically join this network," so the checkmark goes away.

(3) Click Apply

showing how to "forget" a wifi connection on a Mac

After you are done close the settings window.

 

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Details

Article ID: 51724
Created
Sun 4/8/18 6:05 PM
Modified
Thu 5/6/21 1:43 PM