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This guide will help you reconnect to Unifi after changing your Pheme password.
Steps in this guide
- Check which version of Mac OSX your computer uses
- Remove Unifi from the network list
- Reconnect to Unifi
Click the Apple symbol in the top left hand corner and select ‘About This Mac’.
This guide is for Macs which say 'OS X El Capitan' and ‘Version 10.11.##’
Open the Wi-Fi menu. This is located in the upper right corner of the screen. Select 'Open Network Preferences…'
Select the 'Turn AirPort/Wifi Off' button then select the 'Advanced…' button.
The ‘Wi-Fi’ tab will be selected. Select ‘Unifi’ from the ‘Preferred Networks’ list and then click the negative symbol button to delete the ‘Unifi’ entry.
Click 'OK'. Back on the Network Preferences page click 'Apply'.
Select the 'Turn Wi-Fi On' button. Click on the drop down box next to 'Network Name' and select 'Unifi'.
You will be prompted to put in your username and password then select 'Join'.
NOTE: your username is your 8-digit student or staff number, and your password is your Pheme password.
You are done!
After a few seconds you should be notified that the connection was established successfully. You now have Internet access.