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Keep All Your Devices Connected Wirelessly!

Wireless Access Now Available In Undergraduate Residence - FREE!

New for this year!  We are excited to announce that every resident (with the exception of those living in Founders Residence) will have access to an enhanced wireless and wired internet.

 

AirYorkPLUS

 

AirYorkPLUS – FREE ! 

AirYorkPLUS is the next generation FREE wireless access service available at York University, featuring the following improvements over AirYork:

  • No more logins: once you configure your Wi-Fi client (laptop or tablet computer, smartphone, etc.) with your Passport York credentials, the client will automatically connect to AirYorkPLUS as soon as it is within range of an AirYorkPLUS access point.
  • Security: network traffic is encrypted between the client and the AirYorkPLUS access point.
  • Better performance in high-density settings such as lecture halls and libraries where many Wi-Fi clients are active simultaneously.

IMPORTANT: Most performance improvement are available only to Wi-Fi devices with dual-band radios. For further details, please consult UIT's recommendations on selecting/purchasing a Wi-Fi client device for use on-campus at York.

AirYorkPLUS provides wireless Internet access to York community members featuring improved security, performance, convenience and mobility as compared to AirYork. Map of completed, in progress and upcoming AirYorkPLUS locations on Keele and Glendon campus.

 

How do I get it?

  • AirYorkPLUS is available in select locations on campus:

AirYorkPLUS service locations

 

 


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ANNOUNCEMENTS : 

IMPORTANT INFO FOR MacBook Pro and MacBook Air USERS:

RE: USB ETHERNET ADAPTER UNRECOGNIZED AFTER SYSTEM UPDATE TO Mac OS X 10.7.5 (or as other users have reported 10.8.2).

PROBLEM

 

After system update to latest version of OS X the USB Ethernet adapter may stop to work. When plugging the USB Ethernet adapter into the MacBook it does not communicate on the Resnet network.

SOLUTION

Download the latest driver update from the vendor.  Install it and restart the computer.

Apple USB Ethernet adapter driver update:

URL: http://www.asix.com.tw/download.php?sub=downloadsearch&PSNoID=101

Product family: USB 2.0 to fast Ethernet
Product name: AX88772

moshi USB to Ethernet Adapter (it has "moshi" logo printed on it) software driver:

URL: http://www.moshimonde.com/product/usb-to-ethernet-adapter.aspx


 


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