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UW Platteville Wireless Networks
Connecting to UWPlatt will require your UW-Platteville NetID and may require accepting a security certificate. For more information, see these tutorials:
An overview of the available services on UWPlatt v.s. UWGuest networks as well as how to connect.
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UWGuest Wi-Fi - No account required
With the UWGuest network, visitors can connect without a password. For each acceptance of the terms and conditions of the UWGuest wireless network, a device is allowed 12 hours of public wireless internet access. Note that UWGuest is limited in speed and the types of protocols available.
Eduroam - Connect securely with other member schools around the world using your UW-Platteville email address and password. Eduroam is also available on the Platteville campus. UW-Platteville account holders who connect via Eduroam will have the same experience as those using UWPlatt.
Information on connecting to the "eduroam" network, can be found at Wireless - Connect to Eduroam Wireless Network
UWPlatt vs. UWGuest Wi-Fi Features
|Target Audience||Students and Staff||Visitors|
|Rate Limit||unlimited||10 Mbps|
|Access to PASS||X|
|File Transfer - FTP||X|
|Access Network Drives - J:\, S:\||X|
If you have questions, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 608.342.1400 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also visit the Help Desk on the first floor of the Karrmann Library.