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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Connecting to MavNET with Vista

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/its/mavnet/vista.html
  1. Click on the two monitor icons.
    'Click on the two monitors'
  2. Click on "Connect to a network".
    Click on 'Connect to a network'
  3. Select "MavNet-Encrypted" and click on "Connect".
    'Select a network to connect to' dialogue box
  4. After you connect, you will get a progress bar.
    Progress bar
  5. Click on "Enter/select additional log on information".
    'Additional log on information is required to connect to this network' dialogue box
  6. Fill in your username & password that you use for your MSU Accounts (MavMail, D2L, etc.) The Login domain is "CAMPUS". Then press "OK".
    'Enter Credentials' dialogue box
  7. The progress bar will appear.
    Progress bar
  8. You will need to click on "Enter/select additional log on information" again.
    'Additional log on information is required to connect to this network' dialogue box
  9. Click on "OK" to "Validate the Server Certificate"
    'Validate Server Certificate' dialogue box
  10. The progress bar will appear.
    Progress bar
  11. Click "Close" and this should save the network settings.
    'Successfully connected to MavNet-Encrypted' dialogue box
  12. A window may appear asking you to choose a Location for your wireless network. Please choose "Public". This affects how Internet Explorer will store local information, and setting it to Public will be the most secure option for a non-personal Access Point.