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Connect to SJYFi Public Wireless Fidelity

St. Joseph Catholic Parish, York provides Internet access points at no charge in selected areas throughout the campus for our parishioners and guests with mobile computers or devices capable of receiving wireless signals. You will be able to access the Internet from your wireless device when sitting within range of an access point. Users are expected to use the wireless access in a legal and responsible manner in accordance to the moral teachings of the Roman Catholic Church. By using this wireless access network, the user acknowledges that he/she is subject to, and agrees to abide by all laws, and all state and federal rules and regulations applicable to Internet use.

 

This Knowledge Base article will provide generic instructions for connecting a personal mobile computer to the SJY Public Wireless Fidelity.

Connecting Using Windows XP

  1. Go to START and click on Control Panel. The Control Panel window will appear.
  2. Double click on Network Connections. The Network Connections window will appear.
  3. Right-click the correct Wireless Network Connection and click View Available Wireless Networks. The Wireless Network Connection window will appear.
  4. Select the network you wish to connect (SJYFi) and click Connect.
  5. After the wizard completes, you will be connected to the wifi network.
  6. Open a web browser such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, or Chrome.
  7. Read the SJYFi welcome page. Enter your email address and click Accept.

Connecting Using Windows Vista

  1. Open the START menu and click on the Control Panel.
  2. In the Control Panel Home window, click View network status and tasks. If you are using Classic View, double- click Network and Sharing Center.
  3. Click Connect to a network.
  4. Select SJYFi from the list and click Connect.
  5. You can select a location profile for your network (Home, Work, etc.) or skip it by clicking Cancel.
  6. After the wizard completes, you will be connected to the wifi network.
  7. Open a web browser such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, or Chrome.
  8. Read the SJYFi welcome page. Enter your email address and click Accept.

Connecting Using Windows 7

  1. On the right side of the taskbar, you will see a wireless network icon like the one below. Click on it.
  2. Find SJYFi in the list of available wireless fidelities. Left-click on it.
  3. Click Connect.
  4. Open a web browser such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, or Chrome.
  5. Read the SJYFi welcome page. Enter your email address and click Accept.

Mac OS X

  1. Open System Preferences and click Network.
  2. Select you AirPort entry, and click the Configure… button.
  3. Click the AirPort icon in your menu bar, and you should be presented with a list of visible wireless networks. Select the SJYFi network.
  4. When you’re connected, the AirPort icon will change from a ‘light grey’ color to a solid black.
  5. Open a web browser such as Firefox, Safari, or Chrome.
  6. Read the SJYFi welcome page. Enter your email address and click Accept.

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