Wireless Network Configuration → Windows 7

Follow these steps to setup Kongu_Wifi Wireless

Automatically Connection Using Script - Install Once:

Windows 7

From this page you can load the Kongu_Wifi installation program fast and easy. You have to run the installation program only once. After this you will connect to the fast and safe Kongu_Wifi network automatically everywhere it is available. ‚Äč Download the installation program from the following link:  http://kongu.edu/support/Win7Profile.exe

  • Choose OKand the program makes the Kongu_Wifi installations automatically. You can alternatively save the file on your machine and run it later.
  • The window opens and informs of the successful Kongu_Wifi installation. Press OK.


  • Now you can connect to the wireless Kongu_Wifi network. A balloon opens over the network icon and by clicking it you get the authentication window.

  • Write your Net-id username and password and click OK.

(If you do not know your username or your password, you will be able to check your information from http://kongu.edu/support/netid/

  • Join the Kongu_Wifi network by pressing OK.

  • To see that you are successfully connected to the Kongu_Wifi network.


  • If there are problems on connecting to Kongu_Wifi or you need help or you have something to ask, please contact e-mail address: admin@kongu.ac.in


Manually Connect Kongu_Wifi Network Connection

  1. Go To Control Panel

  2. Go To Network and Internet  (or click on Network and Sharing Center and skip to step 4 if you have changed the control panel view)

  3. Go To Network and Sharing Center > view network status and tasks

  4.  Click on Manage wireless networks (in the menu on the left)

  5. Click on Add

  6. Select Manually create a network profile

  7. Enter the wireless settings as follows:
    Network name: (Kongu_Wifi)
    Security type: WPA2-Enterprise
    Encryption type: TKIP
    Security Key: leave blank
    Start this connection automatically should be checked
    Click Next

  8. Click on Change connection settings

  9. Click on the Security Tab

  10. Click the settings button

  11. Uncheck: Validate server certificate

  12. Click the Configure button

  13. Uncheck: Automatically use my Windows logon name and password (and domain if any)

  14. Click OK 3 times to close the settings, then click Close to save settings.