How to Set Up Your Chromebook Wireless

To set up a wireless connection on a Chromebook or a ChromeOS device, follow the steps below.

Which Network to Use: 

MSU: Faculty, staff, and students living off-campus.
MSU Open: Visiting in the PSU, Welcome Center, or the Library.
MSU Residential: Students living on campus.
MSU Sponsored: Departmental guest access (must get key from Networking and Telecommunication).

Step-by-Step Guide

How to Set Up Your Chromebook Wireless

1. Open the Network Menu by selecting the network icon in the upper right-hand corner of the screen.

2. Select the appropriate network you would like to join.

3. Once selected, you will be prompted to enter additional settings. Enter the following information to connect:

  • EAP Method: PEAP
  • Phase 2 Authentication: MSCHAPv2
  • Server CA certificate: Do Not Check
  • Identity: Your BearPass Login (abc123)
    • West Plains Campus: use BearpassLogin@wp
  • Password: Your Password
  • Anonymous Identity: Leave Blank

4. Click Connect.

Chrome OS network settings menu.

You are now connected to the Wireless network and should be able to browse the Internet, check your email, and more.


For additional information refer to How to Fix a Chromebook that Won't Connect to Wifi.



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