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How to connect your computer with Windows XP to the Wi-Fi network Eduroam

Procedure for setting up WiFi connection in Windows XP for students, pedagogues and PhD students:

Do you already have an username and password? If not, read how to obtain it.


If yes, Install the certificate before installing Wifi - click on the following link CERTIFICATE CESNET CA


Switch on the wireless card (if necessary) and open panel síťová připojení (Start-->Nastavení-->Síťová připojení)

Following window will pop-up, here you click by right mouse button to Bezdrátové připojení k síti and choose Vlastnosti

Following window will pop-up, here select tab Bezdrátové sítě

Choose the network eduroam (you must be in signal coverage) and then click on Vlastnosti.
At "Ověření v síti:" choose WPA and at "Šifrování dat" choose TKIP. Click to the tab Ověřování

At "Typ protokolu EAP:" you choose Protokol PEAP (Protected EAP) and click to Vlastnosti

Select CESNET CA (it must be already installed, as described above). Select Nezobrazovat výzvu k ověření nových serverů nebo důvěryhodných certifikačních úřadů. Then at "Vyberte způsob ověření:" choose Zabezpečené heslo (EAP-MSCHAP v2) and then click to Konfigurovat.

In the newly opened window unmark Automaticky použít přihlašovací jméno, heslo a případně doménu systému Windows. Confirm your selection (OK). 

If the network is available a small icon in the system tray appears. To open login dialog click on the icon. 

Here enter your login name and password according to CAS - login is a number of ISIC(at) (e.g..: 12345678(at) A password for eduroam can be setup in CAS.


For employees:

1.       You must have an account for accessing WiFi in the form name(zavináč) It can be obtained by contacting Mr Vávra at Oddělení výpočetní techniky - 1. LF UK (ext. 4316). If you have an email account, you know, it has a similar form, however it is not the same. Thus you still should contact OVT anyway.

For more detailed description of the procedure, visit these pages.

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