eduroam is the wireless roaming service used by the international research and education community. It is available across campus to visiting academics. The service uses the SSID eduroam with Wireless Protected Access (WPA2) and Enterprise level encryption (EAP).
Newer Kindle Touch and Kindle Fire devices support WPA Enterprise configuration so can connect to the eduroam wireless service. The following instructions are for the Kindle Touch.
- Press the home button to start at the home screen
- Tap Menu
- Tap Turn On Wireless
- Tap Menu again
- Tap Settings
- Tap Wi-Fi Networks
- Tap eduroam
- Enter your User Name and Password from your home institution, and include your domain as part of your login name, e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tap Connect
Your Kindle should now be connected to the eduroam wireless network.