RSSCategory: Wireless Networks

Wireless Improvement Program

Wireless Improvement Program

Phase I of the Wireless Improvement Project has been completed.  All of the legacy wireless devices have been removed and replaced with the advanced wireless solution.  Users should experience improved performance and the elimination of redundant of log-ins when your mobile device goes to sleep.  As a reminder, IT still has hundreds of new advanced […]

April 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
Wireless Internet in Residential Buildings

Wireless Internet in Residential Buildings

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Why is it that I pay upwards of $12,000 a semester to go to school and live in the dorms at  IT and I get better wifi reception at the Starbucks down the street? I feel as if the high tuition I pay, as well as the tuition the other […]

November 5, 2012 | By | Reply More
Personal Router

Personal Router

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: My daughter is in  Alumni hall and her computer (Mac air) doesn’t have Ethernet The wireless is very sketchy. Is it possible for her to set up her own wireless router in her room? -Bruce Lampcov Answer: Hello Bruce, Unfortunately we do not allow personal routers in our network […]

August 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
Wireless Printing

Wireless Printing

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Hi, I’m  a freshman who just moved into Alumni Hall in 2F. I have a wireless enabled printer which I’d like to share with my 3 roommates via the FIT dorm network. As a part of setting up the printer,  I tried to setup the Wi-Fi connection – it found the network […]

August 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
Faster Internet with Ethernet Cable

Faster Internet with Ethernet Cable

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: My internet is working for me but it’s still kind of sketchy. When I moved in last night, I just signed in with my username and password. I didn’t go through the whole register and download process. I am just wondering if I have to do that for my […]

August 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
Internet Access Upgrade

Internet Access Upgrade

As an ongoing initiative, IT has contracted with our Internet Service Provider (ISP) to offer increased network performance.  This upgrade will provide faster access to the Internet. The upgrade has been scheduled for April 2 from 6pm – 7pm.  During this upgrade, access to the Internet in the administrative buildings will be unavailable.  Internet access […]

March 15, 2012 | By | Reply More
Internet and Ethernet Cord Issues

Internet and Ethernet Cord Issues

Ask IT Forum: Question & Answer I live in Kaufman hall and I have been using an Ethernet cord for my Internet connection since day one because the room I live in is very spotty. Suddenly even with my Ethernet cord my Internet is not working. Thanks, Kristina Cella Answer Dear Kristina, I will need […]

November 3, 2011 | By | Reply More
Internet Connection in Kauffman Hall

Internet Connection in Kauffman Hall

Ask IT: Forum questions & answers I just got the Iphone 4. I’m in Kaufman Hall. My hotspot wifi keeps telling me the server cannot be found for internet connection though FITNET. There is no way for me to login into FITNET. I was able to login in the other night, but now it is […]

October 14, 2011 | By | Reply More
Wireless Network in Coed Hall

Wireless Network in Coed Hall

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum I live in Coed Hall and the wireless in my room is absolutely horrible. It’s very slow and randomly turns off when I’m in the middle of something. I’m using the FITDORM network and I have downloaded everything the website said I needed. I’m using a mac, are there […]

September 3, 2011 | By | Reply More
wifi on campus & dorms

wifi on campus & dorms

question: ASK IT form questions & comments from Krystal: Hello, Where do I go or what do I have to do to be able to use wifi on my laptop at school? Thank You answer: Hi Krystal, There are two networks that you can join while on campus.  If you are in the dorms, “DORMNET” […]

August 30, 2010 | By | Reply More