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AirYorkPLUS

Wireless Access In Undergraduate Residences - FREE!

New for this year!

We are excited to announce that every resident (with the exception of those living in Founders Residence) will have access to an enhanced wireless and wired internet.

AirYorkPLUS provides wireless interent access to York Undergrad Residences featuring improved security, performance, convenience and mobility.

How do I connect?

  • If you have a device running Windows Operating system, run the AirYorkPLUS Setup Application (Windows only).  Once you configure your Wi-Fi client (laptop or tablet/smartphone, etc.), the client will atutomatically connect to AirYorkPLUS as soon as it is within range of an AirYorkPLUS access point.
  • Access to AirYorkPLUS requires a Passport York login and password.
  • Security: network traffic is encrypted between the client and the AirYorkPLUS access point.
  • Better performance in high-density settings such as lecture halls and libraries where many Wi-Fi clients are active simultaneously.
  • IMPORTANT: Most performance improvement are available only to Wi-Fi devices with dual-band radios. For further details, please consult UIT's recommendations on selecting/purchasing a Wi-Fi client device for use.
  • WiFi-Info provides access to information about Wi-Fi service and setup.


Need Help?

  • Submit your support reqeust using our online Problem Report Form.
  • Cotnact InRes Support at 416-736-5611 (Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:50 pm)

 

 


ANNOUNCEMENTS : 

IMPORTANT INFO FOR MacBook Pro and MacBook Air USERS:

RE: USB ETHERNET ADAPTER UNRECOGNIZED AFTER SYSTEM UPDATE TO Mac OS X 10.7.5 (or as other users have reported 10.8.2).

PROBLEM

After system update to latest version of OS X the USB Ethernet adapter may stop to work. When plugging the USB Ethernet adapter into the MacBook it does not communicate on the Resnet network.

SOLUTION

Download the latest driver update from the vendor.  Install it and restart the computer.

Apple USB Ethernet adapter driver update:

URL: http://www.asix.com.tw/download.php?sub=downloadsearch&PSNoID=101

Product family: USB 2.0 to fast Ethernet
Product name: AX88772

moshi USB to Ethernet Adapter (it has "moshi" logo printed on it) software driver:

URL: http://www.moshimonde.com/product/usb-to-ethernet-adapter.aspx