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Eduroam is a free secure wireless network. It is available at all OP campuses and other participating institutions in New Zealand and internationally. These instructions will assist you to connect your Android device to the eduroam network.


1. Search the Play store for "eduroam CAT" and install the app
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2. Browse to and follow the instructions to download the Otago Polytechnic specific installer, then open the downloaded file. If eduroam CAT is already installed it should automatically launch when opening the installer file, click install and confirm

3. You will then be requested to enter your credentials. Your username is your normal login with appended. For example, if you normally login with jsmith you will login with For students, if you normally login with smitj1 your login will be do not use as this will not work. Your password is your regular network login password.

4. The app will then automatically connect your device to the eduroam network. If you are not able to successfully connect, forget the eduroam wireless network from your wifi settings and confirm your username and password in the eduroam CAT app and try again.

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