Eduroam OSX

It is recommended to use the automatic setup for Eduroam in order to get the most stable connection. If you experience being connected automatically to nmbu-guest, please have a look below.

Automatic set up for OSX.

1. Go to cat.eduroam.org
2. Download and run the eduroam-installer

Remember: The full user name for NMBU eduroam is «username@nmbu.no».
Suffixes like «@ans.nmbu.no» or «@stud.nmbu.no» does not exist. The only valid suffix is «@nmbu.no»

 

Manual settings for OSX.
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Open the Wi-Fi icon in the top menu bar and hit Open Network Preferences

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Disconnect the current network profile Eduroam

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Now go to Advanced

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Locate Eduroam and hit the  sign to remove the profile permanently, now hit OK

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Again open the Wi-Fi icon and choose Eduroam

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In the username field fill in username@nmbu.no, in the password field fill in your NMBU password (zone1 from umb)  and then hit Join

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Hit Show Certificate.

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Expand the NMBURootCA and make sure all is set to Always Trust now hit Continue.

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Now in this dialog , leave your username as it is and fill in your local computer user password. Finish of by hitting the Update Settings button

 

Have you used nmbu-guest it is important to delete nmbu-guest network profile from OS X, in order to avoid the device automatically jumps from eduroam to nmbu-guest.

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Click the network-icon on the menu bar and choose Open Network Preferences

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Click Advanced

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Select nmbu-guest and click – 

nmbu-guest is now removed as a remembered network and will not connect automatically until it is manually added.