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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Mac OS X

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/its/restech/networksetup/mac.html
  1. Choose Apple > System Preferences.
    drop down menu
  2. Choose Network, under the Internet & Network heading.
    system preferences window
  3. Click 'Built-In Ethernet', then click 'configure'. If you don't see 'Built-In Ethernet,' then your Ethernet cable is not properly connected. Make sure the cable is connected to both the wall jack and to your computer.
    network window
  4. On the TCP/IP tab, confirm 'Using DHCP' is selected under 'Configure IPv4.'
    tcp/ip tab
  5. Click on the 'Ethernet' tab. Confirm that 'Automatically' is selected under 'Configure.'
    ethernet tab
  6. Click 'Apply Now' and close the window.
  7. Refer to the Registration section for additional setup instructions.