Connect a Personal Computer to Residence Hall Ethernet

Question

How do I connect my personal computer to the Ethernet network?

Answer

  1. Connect your device to a Ethernet cable in your room.
  2. Open a browser and connect to http://netreg.bgsu.edu
  3. You will be directed to register your device. 
  4. Select the Detect button to obtain your MAC address.
  5. Select the Register button to register your device
  6. Reboot your device to complete the registration

Please Note: Many newer laptops and devices no longer have an ethernet port. An appropriate adapter for the device will need to be purchased in order to connect to the ethernet.

For additional assistance, please contact Information Technology Services at 419-372-0999 or through chat.

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Details

Article ID: 35190
Created
Mon 8/14/17 11:05 AM
Modified
Tue 2/23/21 1:48 PM