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How do I delete a wireless network from my list of available networks?

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The easiest way to reconfigure your wireless profile for UT's ut-wpa2 network or eduroam network is to delete the existing network and then reconnect to it!  Follow the instructions below for your operating system.

To reconnect to the UT ut-wpa2 or eduroam network, choose the network from your list of available wireless networks and enter the following credentials:


Username:     netid
Password:      netid password


Password:      netid password



Windows 8

  • Access Settings and then choose the Wireless icon.
  • Right-click on the network and choose Forget this Network.

Windows 7

  • Go to Start > Control Panel > Network and Internet > Network and Sharing Center
  • Choose Manage Wireless Networks from the options on the left.
  • Highlight the network from the list and choose Remove

Mac OS X (10.8)

  • Go to System Preferences > Network
  • Select Wifi on the left
  • Choose the wireless network from the list & then click on the Disconnect button.
  • Click on the Advanced button
  • Select the wireless network from the list and then click on the (-) button to remove it from the list.
  • Click on the Ok button
  • Click the Apply button in the Networks



· Choose Settings
· WiFi
· When you select eduroam, you will be prompted for the password. Choose Cancel and then open the eduroam network (click on the blue arrow).
· Choose Forget this Network
· Choose Forget
· When trying to connect to eduroam, you are unable to get a connection.
· Go to Settings > Wireless & Networks
· Choose Wifi Settings
· Long press the network named eduroam
· Choose Forget Network
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