Connecting a mobile device to the “FDU-Secure” Wireless Network

Connecting to “FDU-Secure” Wireless Network with an iOS Device (iPhone and iPad)

  1. Locate and select or tap on the “Settings” app on your iPhone or iPad
  1. Select or tap on “Wi-Fi” within the “Settings” app
  1. Select or tap on “FDU-Secure”, located under the “Choose a Network Menu”
  1. Enter your full FDU e-mail address (ex. faculty@fdu.edu or student@student.fdu.edu) and your NetID password into the proper corresponding text boxes.
  1. Click “Trust” on the top right of screen to accept the security certificate; if you do not complete this step, you will not be able to successfully connect to the FDU-Secure wireless network.
  2. Note that “FDU-Secure” has a check mark under “Wi-Fi”, if so, you have successfully connected to “FDU-Secure” wireless network

Connecting to “FDU-Secure” Wireless Network with an Android Phone

  1. Swipe down twice from the top of your screen.
  1. Locate, then press and hold the Wi-Fi icon.
  1. Select “FDU-Secure” From the list of nearby networks.
  1. Fill in the information as seen on the photo.
EAP MethodPEAP
Phase 2 AuthenticationMSCHAPV2
CA CertificateUse system certificates
NOTE: Some devices do not have this option. Instead select “Do not validate”
Domainroot.fdu.edu 
IdentityYour FDU e-mail address 
Anonymous Identity Can be ignored 
PasswordYour FDU email password 
  1. If your device does not have system certificates installed and you select “Do not validate” you will see a warning message about security/privacy.  It is safe to connect to our network, this is just a general message from the operating system.
  1. Press connect 
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