Setting up WLAN under iOS

Specific requirements

  • You have installed at least iOS 2.1
  • Automatic WLAN Configuration

    The first option of configuration is to let the device select the right settings. If you want to use the automatic configuration, your firmware needs to match at least version 2.1.

    If your firmware matches the conditions and you are in range of an access point of the university's WiFi, the network will be detected and all settings are made automatically.

    After choosing the wireless network “wwu” you will be asked to enter your user name and password. Please enter your ZIV User ID@uni-muenster.de and password for network access.

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    Please enter both and confirm each entry by tapping Next. You will be connected to the university WLAN thereupon.

    Note:
    If the login still does not work, this is very likely due to a wrong password. Please read the explanations regarding your password for network access at the beginning of this instruction.

  • iOS 11

    1. Open the WLAN profile

    Open the WLAN profile with your standard browser. The standard browser for iOS devices is Safari.

    2. Installation of the WLAN profile

    You will see the description of the "WWU WLAN" profile, confirm the installation by tapping Install.

    2. Installation of the WLAN profile

    3. Trusting the Wi-Fi profile

    You may be asked if you want to trust the "WWU WLAN" profile. Please always do so by tapping Install Now.

    3. Trusting the Wi-Fi profile

    4. Entering the ZIV user ID

    Enter your central ZIV user ID@uni-muenster.de and confirm with Next.

    4. Entering the ZIV user ID
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    5. Entering the password for network access

    Enter your password for network access and confirm with Next.


    Note:
    If the login does not work, this is very likely due to a wrong password. Please read the explanations regarding your password for network access at the beginning of this instruction.

    5. Entering the password for network access

    6. Successful installation of the WLAN profile

    The semi-automatic configuration is accomplished and the pre-set up Wi-Fi-profile successfully installed now.

    You may close the window by tapping Done.

    6. Successful installation of the WLAN profile

    7. WLAN Connection

    You are going to be connected as soon as you are in reach of the Münster University WLAN.

    Note:
    If your device does not connect automatically, please check whether you have activated the option to Auto-Join. You find this setting under: Settings > WLAN > wwu > Auto-Join.

    7. WLAN Connection