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Helpdesk : Wireless Guest Access using KNOX GUEST ACCESS


  1. Guest Wireless is a self serve process.
  2. Guest Wireless is limited to a 24 hour period.
  3. When the 24 hour period expires, users must re-register.
  4. email addressed may not be used to access the Guest Wireless network.

Network Connection for Windows Users:

  1. Logon to your computer.
  2. Connect the College's guest wireless access network:   Knox Guest Access. No WEP key or password is required.

    Guest Wireless key and password

  3. If prompted for a network type, click Public Network.

    Network Type Prompt

  4. Go to Terms of Service / Completing Web Access section to complete the connection process (below).

Network Connection for Macintosh Users

  1. Click the Wireless icon in the Menu bar.

  2. From the drop down list, click on Knox Guest Access.

  3. Go to Terms of Service / Completing Web Access section to complete the connection process (below).

Terms of Service / Completing Web Access

  1. Open a web browser.
  2. Try to connect to or a similar site. (This step may or may not be needed depending on your browser settings).
  3. A Knox College network access Page will open. Click Start.

    Network access page

  4. Complete the registration page as shown in this example. When finished, click "Request Guest Access".

    Registration page

  5. The following screen will display. Leave the text as is. Check the Acceptable Use Policy box. Click the Login button.

    Acceptable Use Policy

  6. You will be connected to the Knox Guest Access wireless network. Once the progress bar has completed, close and reopen your browser. You will now be able to browse the web.

    Progress screen

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Printed on Thursday, July 7, 2022