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Connecting Your Game System to Resnet

This document instructs users how to connect their game system to Resnet.

In order to get your game system connected to Resnet, you must register your system by clicking on the following link: https://packetfence.resnet.uwp.edu/gaming-registration.

You will be asked to authenticate your UWP account; then you can follow the instructions to register your system. 

Resnet Registration link, must be verified using UWP credentials


You will also be required to enter the mac address of the system you are trying to register. The mac address will be a 12 digit code made up of numbers and letters separated in pairs, so it will look similar to this: 01-23-45-67-89-1A


Here are a few ways to find the mac address on gaming consoles:

Xbox 360 & Xbox One - My Xbox > System Settings > Network Settings > Advanced Settings >  mac address will be listed

Wii  - Wii Settings > Internet > Console Information > mac address will be listed

Wii U - System Settings > Internet > View MAC Address 

PlayStation 3 & 4 - Settings > System > System Information > mac address will be listed









Keywords:resnet, game system, games, gaming, xbox 360, xbox one, playstation, wii, video games, residence hall, wifi, internet   Doc ID:51727
Owner:Maggie L.Group:UW Parkside
Created:2015-05-29 08:16 CDTUpdated:2015-05-29 13:51 CDT
Sites:UW Parkside
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