How to configure WPA2 on Mac OS X

  1. Open System Preferences and click on Network.
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  2. Select Airport in the left pane. If "Status: off" is displayed, click Turn AirPort On. Click Advanced.
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  3. Click on the 802.1x tab (see image below).
    • Click the + in the bottom left corner of the window to create a new AirPort profile. Give the profile a meaningful name (eg. k-state.wpa2).
    • Enter your eID and eID password.
    • For Wireless Network, select k-state.wpa2.
    • For Security Type, select WPA2 Enterprise.
    • In the Authentication box uncheck everything except TTLS, and with TTLS highlighted, click Configure...
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  4. For TTLS Inner Authentication, select PAP from the list. Leave Outer Identity blank and click OK.
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  5. Click OK again to return to the "Internet Connect" window.

  6. Click Connect

  7. The first time you connect to the k-state.wpa2 network, you will be asked to accept a certificate issued by ipsCA. Click Continue.
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