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ASU Wired NAC - How do I Auto Configure 802.1X Wired Authentication on Windows 7?

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Functional GroupTechnical Resources: Network

Use the following instructions to auto configure 802.1X authentication on Windows 7 for wired LAN connections.

This is necessary in order to connect to the encrypted ASU network when using a wired network LAN connection.

1. Click the Start button and type services.msc into the search box then press the Enter key on the keyboard. This will display a window that lists all the Windows Services running on the PC.

2. In the Services window locate the service named Wired AutoConfig. The Services are listed in alphabetical order.

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3. Right click on this Service and click on Properties. This will display the Wired AutoConfig Properties as shown below.

4. Change the Startup type: to Automatic and press OK.

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5. Reboot your computer for the changes to take effect.

6. When plugged into a wired Ethernet network connection for the first time to connect to the encrypted ASU network, you will be prompted to enter your ASURITE credentials.

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