Connect a Personal Computer to Residence Hall Ethernet


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


  1. Connect your device to an Ethernet port in your room using an Ethernet cable before continuing to Step 2. 
  2. Open a browser and connect to*
  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.
    • Registration can take up to 10 minutes to complete.

*If the NetReg website does not display automatically or after typing in a browser, try connecting your personal computer to the eduroam wireless network first. 

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.


Article ID: 35190
Mon 8/14/17 11:05 AM
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