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Laptop Connections in the Marx Library: Setting up Wireless Access

Computer Specifications

Your laptop or other wireless device must have:

  1. A wireless card meeting at least the B or G standard.
  2. The proper TCP/IP Ethernet drivers to support DHCP (Dynamic Addressing.)

You may need to reboot to establish your connection

Setup

Your device should detect the Marx Library's wireless access automatically. If you are given a choice of networks, choose OPEN.  The OPEN wireless network does not require a password.

Connecting if Your Device Does Not Automatically Detect a Network

Windows 7

  1. Choose Start Start
  2. Choose Control Panel -->Network and Sharing Center
  3. Connect to a Network (under Change your networking settings) -->Choose OPEN

Network sharing


iPad

  1. Tap the Settings buttoniPad Settings
  2. Tap Wi-Fi and make sure the setting is On
  3. Choose the OPEN network

Wireless setup for iPad