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Configuring a Blackberry for Use on Sheridan's Wireless Network

This document will guide you through the process of setting up wireless access for Sheridan's Secure Access Network on your Blackberry device. Depending on your BlackBerry model, the Wi-Fi feature might not be supported. If you still can't connect to the Sheridan Secure Access network after following the instructions below, please see the configuration checklist.

To connect your Blackberry to the Sheridan Secure Access wireless network:

  1. Select the Manage Connections utility on your Blackberry.
  2. Set Wi-Fi to On then click Set Up Wi-Fi Network.
  3. Select the WiFi network: Sheridan Secure Access. After selecting the network, it should open the wireless setting options.
  4. Scroll to the Security Type option and select the Security Type: WPA/WPA2 Enterprise
  5. Select the Enterprise Sub-Type: LEAP
  6. Enter your username and password.
  7. Click Connect to add and connect to the Sheridan Secure Access Wi-Fi network.