Connect Game Consoles to WPI Wireless

Instructions to connect game consoles to the WPI wireless network.

Game consoles may connect to WPI-Open after being registered at netreg.wpi.edu.

Requirements:

  • WPI account in good standing
  • MAC address of game console

Instructions

  1. Obtain the MAC address of the system. The support site for your game console can be consulted for details.
  2. Register the game console at netreg.wpi.edu.
  3. Connect to the WPI-Open wireless network from your device.
  4. Within ten minutes of registration, the device should work on WPI-Open.
  5. Improper Classification:

    • Due to the large number of new devices on the market, it is possible that your specific device will be incorrectly classified and will be prevented from accessing the Internet on WPI-Open.
    • If your device does not appear to work within ten minutes, please open a ticket with the IT Service Desk providing the MAC Address, make and model of the device.
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What is your Affiliation with WPI?

Include details such as which device(s), your location (on or off campus), how long the issue has been ocurring.