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eduroam

eduroam access is available in the common kitchen areas in Caledonian Court.

Visit eduroam for instructions on connecting to eduroam.

Internet access in your room

Internet access in Caledonian Court rooms is available via a dedidated wireless router. 

Using wireless:

  1. Search for the wireless network called CC-ResNet
  2. Connect using the Network Key (password) printed on the label attached to the router

Using a wired connection:

  1. Connect the Internet port on the router to the network socket in the room using the yellow network cable
  2. Connect your device to one of the Blue LAN ports on the router using the supplied grey or white network cable
  3. Ensure the router is connected to the mains using the power adapter supplied

 

DHCP/DNS settings on Windows PC

Win 7

  1. From the desktop click Start, the Control Panel, then select Network and Sharing Center
  2. Click Manage Network Connections, then right-click on the network connection listed that you use to connect to the local network and Internet (titled “Local Area Connection”) and then click Properties in the drop-down menu
  3. Scroll down the list of protocols and client applications and highlight Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) and click Properties
  4. Select the "Obtain an IP address automatically" radio button and the "Obtain DNS server address automatically" radio button
  5. Now click OK, and exit back to the Desktop

 

Windows 10

  1. Right click on Start menu and go to Control Panel
  2. Click on Network and Internet and select Network and Sharing Center
  3. Click on Change adapter settings
  4. Right click on Wi-Fi (Laptop) or Ethernet (Desktop) and go to Properties
  5. Scroll down and double-click on Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)
  6. Select "Obtain an IP address automatically" radio button and the "Obtain DNS server address automatically" radio button.
  7. Click OK 

 

DHCP/DNS settings on Mac systems
  1. Click on the Apple Menu Icon in the upper left corner of the screen
  2. Select System Preferences
  3. Click on the Network system preference
  4. Select the TCP/IP tab
  5. From the Configure IPv4 menu, select "Using DHCP"
  6. Click the "Apply Now" button