Manually connect a Windows machine to RiceNet3

How to manually connect a Windows machine to RiceNet3

Step 1: Go to the Control Panel, select Network and Internet



Step 2:  Go to Network and Internet > Network Connections



Step 3:  Click on Administrative Tools.

Administrative Tools

Step 4:
Double click Services



Step 5: Scroll to the bottom Wired AutoConfig

Wired AutoConfig


Step 6:  On the Wired AutoConfig Properties window, Go to Startup Type and select Automatic Go to Service Status, click Start, click Apply, Click OK, and close the Services window.

Wired AutoConfig tab

Step 7:  Double Click on the Ethernet adapter which is connected to the wired RiceNet3 Network, (still called Rice Owls). Select Properties.



Step 8Local Area Connection Properties

Authentication tab

Choose a network authentication method:



Step 9Protected EAP Properties
Select Verify the server certificate

Trusted Root Certification Authorities > select ‘AddTrust External CA Root’.
Select Authentication Method > Secured Password (EAP-MSCHAPv2
Select Enable Fast Reconnect







Step 10:  Advanced settings > select Specify authentication mode. From the drop-down menu, select user authentication.



CheckType your NetID and NetID password. Click OK until you exit the settings menus.