Important note: iPod touch and iPad devices need an existing network connection to download and install the UIC-WiFi profile. You do not have to be connected to UIC-WiFi to download and install the profile, but you do have to be connected to the Internet. Please use another wireless connection (at home, coffee shop).
If you are having trouble opening the file using Safari on your device, try downloading the file to your computer and send it to yourself as an email attachment. Open the message on your device using the Mail application and double-tap on the attached file to install the profile. If you have trouble connecting to UIC-WiFi, visit the ACCCeSS Helpdesk for assistance.
If you already have a connection profile on your device for UIC-Wireless or for UIC-WiFi, please "forget" them before you install this new profile:
While you have an Internet connection, on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, open Safari and browse to this page and click this UIC-WiFi configuration profile link. You will be prompted to install the configuration profile:
Important note: ACCC wireless access points require your UIC netid and common password to authenticate. Beware of any access points prompting you for your password only (unaccompanied by your UIC netID).
The ACCCeSS Helpdesk will ask you what your MAC address is if you go to them because you're having trouble connecting your iPhone or iPod Touch to UIC-Wireless. It's in Settings > General > About. And in About, it is listed as your Wi-Fi address. It will look something like this: 00:1C:B3:09:85:15
January 31, 2013