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Windows Vista Network Setup

Step 1

Open Network and Internet from Control Panel. Click Network and Sharing Center.

Step 2

Click Manage network connections.

Step 3

Select Wireless Network Connection and click Properties.

Step 4

Select Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) and click Properties.

Step 5

Check Obtain an IP address automatically and Obtain DNS server address automatically and click OK.

Step 6

Open Network and Internet from Control Panel. Click Connect to a network.

Step 7

Select SP8-GUEST and click Connect.

Step 8

Type the pre-shared key* in the Security key or passphrase box, and click Connect.

*The pre-shared key is available at the Users Office/Guest House Reception desk.

Upon successful PSK authentication, you should receive the message “Successfully connected to SP8-GUEST.”

Step 9

Open your web browser and go to any website beginning with http:, and you will be prompted to the login page of the Network Authentication System. Enter your Username (7-digit User Card ID number) and Password, and click Logon User.

Username: 7-digit SPring-8 User Card ID number

Password: password you created during the user registration

Step 10

After successful authentication, you will be redirected to your original destination.

You should now be able to use a web browser, email or any other application that requires a network connection.

If you are redirected back to the login screen and prompted for your username and password, it is likely that the username and/or password is incorrect. Please check both and try again.

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