MS Windows 10 – WiFi

Manual Create a WiFi connection in Windows 10

Wifi, Windows 10

This manual helps you to create a wifi connection in Windows 10.

— When using UM IT services you agree to UM’s Acceptable Use Policy. The complete text can be found on the website: —

What do you need?

  • A computer with Windows 10
  • Student or employee account

Please consult the “Frequently Asked Questions” at the end of the manual in case you encounter problems in using the manual or the service.


Step 1: Open the wifi connection icon

  • In the lower right corner you will find the wifi icon.
  • Click on it.


Step 2: Select wifi network

  • Select Eduroam for students
    Select UMnet for employees.
Step 3: Connect

  • Fill in your credentials.
    Eduroam: and password
    UMnet: userid and password
  • Click on connect, you are now connected.

Frequently Asked Questions

I cannot authenticate on the network? Eduroam users must change the following:

  • Open ‘Network and sharing Center’
  • Choose: Manage Wireless Networks (left)
  • Dubbelklik op eduroam
  • Choose: Security tab
  • Advanced settings
  • Change the value to User authentication.
  • Choose: Save credentials
  • User name
    Fill in your username followed by e.g.


  • Password
    This is the same password you use to check your email and log in on computers within the university.
  • Click on OK.