university of sheffield windows 10

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university of sheffield windows 10

Getting Windows 10

Windows 10 is offered by Microsoft as a free upgrade for the Home and Professional versions of Windows 7 and 8 (at least until the end of July 2016). The Education equivalent version of Windows 10 is available to staff for use on University computers from our software download service.

Download Windows 10 Education

Connecting Windows 10 to Eduroam Wireless Network

The wireless network at UK universities is called eduroam. To connect to eduroam you will need to provide your username and password. However, when typing in your username add the text @sheffield.ac.uk – this will allow you to connect at Sheffield but if you visit another University your PC will automatically connect to eduroam there too!

Connecting to Eduroam

To connect to eduroam follow the steps below.

  1. Click the Wireless icon in the System Tray.
  2. Select ‘eduroam’.
  3. Click the ‘Connect’ button; you will be prompted to enter your Username and Password.
  4. Enter your Username@sheffield.ac.uk and Password and click ‘OK’.
  5. Click ‘Connect’.

You should now be connected to the eduroam wireless network.