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Northwest Missouri State University


Getting Connected to Northwest Secure Wireless

You need to configure your laptop to work with the Northwest networkNetworks & Connectivity Logobefore connecting to Northwest_Secure WiFi

Microsoft Bearcat Green Logo Non-Campus issued laptop - Microsoft Windows 7

Connecting to Northwest’s Secure wireless network with your personal computer with Microsoft Windows 7 operating system (OS) should be fast and easy if you follow these instructions. To connect your personally-owned computer w/ Windows 7 OS to Northwest’s secure wireless network (NWMSU_Secure), please do the following:

Wireless Network Connection

Network and Sharing Center

Add Wireless Network

Manually create a network profile

Wireless Network Information

Change Connection Settings

Wireless Network Security Tab

Protected EAP Properties

EAP MsCHAPv2 Properties Window

Additional Information Pop-up

Network Authentication

Need printable directions or have more Northwest wireless questions?

Who do I contact if I need help with Northwest wireless (WIfI)?

Please contact the Information Technology (IT) Help Desk at 660.562.1634 or email at  Email is not recommended where timeliness is a factor.