Accessing beachnet+ Wireless with Windows 10

The following instructions describe how to use Windows 10 to connect to beachnet+ and designate beachnet+ as your default SSID (wireless network).

NOTE: To connect to beachnet+, you must have a valid nine digit CampusID and your BeachID password. If you have not activated your BeachID password, visit Also note that you will need to update your password on your mobile device whenever you update your BeachID password.

Connect to beachnet+

  1. Click the Wireless icon in system tray.

    Select wifi icon
  2. Click Network settings

    Click network settings
  3. Click Network and Sharing Center.

    Network and settings page
  4. Click "Set up a new connection or network".

    Network and Sharing center page
  5. Click "Manually connect to a wireless network" and Next.

    Select to manually connect
  6. In the Network name field enter "beachnet+", in the Security type dropdown, select "WPA2-Enterprise" and click "Next."

    Enter Wifi Information dialog
  7.  Click "Change connection settings".

    Successfully added dialog
  8. Click on the Security tab and click "Settings".

    Beachnet+ Network Security properties
  9. Check box next to "AAA Certificate Services" and click "Configure".

    EAP Properties
  10. Confirm "Automatically use my Windows logon name and password" is not checked and click OK and OK again.

    EAP MSCHAPv2 Properties
  11. Click "Advanced Settings" and check box next to "Specify authentication mode:" select "User Authentication" and click OK and OK again. Click Close to save new beachnet+ profile.

    Advanced authentication settings
  12. After closing last window, Windows will prompt for username and password.
  13. Connect to beachnet+ wireless by clicking the wireless icon and selecting "beachnet+" from the list of available networks.
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