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Wireless Network Setup Guide for GovWiFi – Windows Mobile 5.0


  • Select "Start">"Settings".

    Settings
  • Select "Connections" Tab.

    Connections
  • Select "Wi-Fi" icon.

Encrypted Connection (freegovwifi-e) Settings

  • In the "Networks to access", select "Only access points".
  • Select (Add New...).

    Select Add New
  • In the "Network name", enter "freegovwifi-e", and select (The Internet) in the "Connects to". Leave the boxes "This is a hidden network" and "This is a device-to-device (ad-hoc) connection" to be blank and then press "Next".

    freegovwifi-e Setting
  • In the "Authentication:", select "WPA".
  • In the "Data Encryption:", select "TKIP" and then press "Next".

    (Note: If devices allow, it is recommended that you select "WPA2" and "AES".)

    Configure Networks Authentication
  • In the "EAP type:", select "PEAP", and press "Finish" afterward to finish the Encrypted Connection Settings.

    Select PEAP

Unencrypted Connection (freegovwifi) Setting

  • In the "Networks to access", select "Only access points".
  • Select (Add New...).

    freegovwifi setting
  • In the "Network name", enter "freegovwifi", and select "The Internet" in the "Connects to". Leave the boxes "This is a hidden network" and "This is a device-to-device (ad-hoc) connection" to be blank and then press " Next ".

    Configure Networks Authentication
  • In the "Authentication:", select "Open".
  • In the "Data Encryption:", select "Disabled" and then press "Next".

    Select Disabled
  • Nothing to be selected in this page, just press "Finish" to finish the Encrypted Connection Settings.

    Nothing to be selected

Connect to GovWiFi

Encrypted

  • This window will appear automatically after selecting to connect "freegovwifi-e".

    Network Logon
  • In the "User name" and "Password", enter "govwifi" and leave blank in the "Domain"
  • Press "OK" afterward.

Unencrypted

  • After the connection setting is done, run the browser to access the Internet.

Download PDF versionhttp://www.gov.hk/en/theme/images/guide/GovWiFi_config_guide_WinMobile5(Eng).pdf

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