Connecting with Windows 8

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Created by Johnson, Ken, last modified by Unknown User (rebekahcushman) on Nov 20, 2015
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How to connect to LetNet with Windows 8.

Connect Automatically

First, Open the charms bar(Windows Key + C) and click settings.

Then, click the wireless icon.

 

Finally, select LetNet and enter your LetNet credentials.  Most devices will connect automatically.  If your device does not connect automatically, try connecting manually.

 

Connect Manually


Open the start screen (either click the lower left corner, hit the Windows key, or go to charms and click start), then type in the following term and click settings like this:

 


Then from the results, click "Set up a connection or network"

 


Click "Manually connect to a wireless network" then click next:

 

 


Use these settings:

Network Name: letnet

Security type: WPA2-Enterprise

Encryption type: AES

Check "Start this connection automatically"

 


Click next, click Change Connection Settings and set the network authentication method to "Microsoft: Protected EAP (PEAP)"

Then click "Settings"


Check "Validate Server Certificate" ......


Try to connect to the network again, click connect when it whines about validating the server identity, then fill in username and password as follows:

 

If you are still experiencing issues, please call 903-233-3500 to reach our Help Desk line.

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How to connect to LetNet with Windows 8.

Connect Automatically

First, Open the charms bar(Windows Key + C) and click settings.

Then, click the wireless icon.

 

Finally, select LetNet and enter your LetNet credentials.  Most devices will connect automatically.  If your device does not connect automatically, try connecting manually.

 

Connect Manually


Open the start screen (either click the lower left corner, hit the Windows key, or go to charms and click start), then type in the following term and click settings like this:

 


Then from the results, click "Set up a connection or network"

 


Click "Manually connect to a wireless network" then click next:

 

 


Use these settings:

Network Name: letnet

Security type: WPA2-Enterprise

Encryption type: AES

Check "Start this connection automatically"

 


Click next, click Change Connection Settings and set the network authentication method to "Microsoft: Protected EAP (PEAP)"

Then click "Settings"


Check "Validate Server Certificate" ......


Try to connect to the network again, click connect when it whines about validating the server identity, then fill in username and password as follows:

 

If you are still experiencing issues, please call 903-233-3500 to reach our Help Desk line.

 

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Article ID: 122046
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