This guide will help you manually configure Windows 10 to connect to Unifi if  the regular setup process fails


Step one

Type Network and Sharing Center into the Search the web and Windows box in the toolbar.

Type 'network and sharing center'

Click on the Network and Sharing Center result.

Step two

Click on Set up a new connection or network.

Click 'set up a new connection or network'

Step three

Select Manually connect to a wireless network, then click Next.

 Click 'manually connect to a wireless network'

Step four

Enter the following settings:

Network name: Unifi

Security Type: WPA2-Enterprise

Enter the following details

Click Next.

Step five

Click Change connection settings.

Click 'change connection settings' 

Step six

Ensure the following settings have been detected.

Enter the following settings

Security type: WPA2-Enterprise

Encryption type: AES

Then click the Settings button.

Step seven

Uncheck the box next to Verify the server’s identity by validating the certificate.

Uncheck the box

Then click Configure.

Step eight

Ensure the Automatically use my Windows credentials checkbox is unchecked. 

Ensure the box is unchecked

Click OK and OK again.

Step nine

Back on the Security page, click on Advanced Settings.

 Click advanced settings

Step ten

Ensure the checkbox next to Specify authentication mode is checked.

Check the box and select 'user authentication' from the list 

From the dropdown box, select User authentication.

Click OK.

Click OK again to close the Security settings window and return to the desktop.

Step eleven

From the System Tray in the lower right corner of your screen, click  the wireless network icon pictured.

Click the network icon

Step twelve

From the list of available networks select Unifi, then click Connect.

Click 'Connect'

Step thirteen

The connection process will begin and you will be prompted to enter your credentials.

Enter your credentials 

  • The username is your UWA Person ID (e.g. 12345678)
  • The password is your Pheme password

Once your have entered your credentials, click OK.

You are done!

After a few seconds you should be notified that the connection was established successfully as pictured.

You are now connected

You should now have Internet access.