Manual for Windows 7


For step by step instructions, click on numbers bellow.

  1. Student's residence network - Manual for Windows 7
  2. By default, on student dormitory network, you have access to Mendelu UIS (no internet access - same as "faro-free" Wi-Fi on Mendelu). So you can continue to open your favourite internet browser and navigate to Please log-in with your credentials and follow the next step.
  3. After successful authentication to UIS Mendelu (, right on front page in "Technology" section, look for "Certificate for 'eduroam' wireless network"
  4. Now you must generate a new certificate, if you don't have any, or if you have an expired one. Download "root certificate for Windows", open it simply by double-click (root.der file) and continue with installation.
    Download root certificate PKCS#12 of certificate authority (application: MS Windows->certificate verification)
  5. While importing (during installation), place root certificate to "Trusted root Certification Authorities"
  6. Confirm installation by clicking on "Yes" to store a new root certificate to the system
  7. Now download and install user certificate for Windows (required generated password above)
    Download basic user certificate PKCS#12 (or PFX)(application: MS Windows->WiFi)
  8. Store user certificate into "Personal" store
  9. Open start/seach and type "services" to open "Services" management console
  10. Search for service called "Wired AutoConfig"
  11. Right click on it and select "Properties"
  12. Change "Startup type" to "Automatic" and start the service
  13. Now right click to "internet" icon and open "Network and Sharing Center"
  14. Click on "Change adapter settings"
  15. Right click Local ethernet adapter and click on "Properties", change method to "Microsoft: SmartCard"
  16. Click on "Settings" button and select MENDELU root certificate
  17. Now wait some time, plug & unplug ethernet cable or restart PC and you should be able to connect to the internet
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