Aston University provides a generic wireless network called “Aston General Access” which allows you to:
Please note there are some restricted websites on the Aston General Access wireless network.
Download instructions and software Aston General Access can be configured on both Linux and Windows operating systems. To configure your wireless settings please choose the relevant download instructions for your operating system (guides in Adobe PDF format):
Installation Guide Windows
Installation Guide Linux
Installation Guide Mac OS
Authentication Once you have connected to the wireless network you will need to go through an authentication process to identify yourself to the network. This can be done via:
For instructions on how to authenticate please download the Authentication Process Document.