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Wireless Connectivity

Windows 8


The following instructions are written to assist users with connecting to UMKCWPA or eduroam on a machine running Windows 8.

  1. Click the Ethernet/Wireless button on the right side of the taskbar

     

    Step1

     

  2. The Wireless tab will open, click either UMKCWPA or eduroam.

     

    Step2

     

  3. Click the Connect button.

     

    Step3

     

  4. The window will prompt for your UMKC Username and Password.

     

    • Enter your UMKC Username.
    • Enter your UMKC Password and select OK.

       

    Step4

     

  5. If the Windows can't verify prompt appears, select Connect.

     

    Step5

     

  6. Upon a successful login, the connection should appear as Connected.

     

    Step6

     

*Please note: For Microsoft Windows computers, you may need to visit the web site of the company that makes your wireless adapter, and get the latest wireless adapter drivers.  You must also disable any 'wireless management' programs that your adapter has, and instead let Microsoft Windows manage your wireless settings.


Please contact the IS Call Center at (816) 235-2000 with any questions or concerns.