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How to connect to eduroam

To help staff and students of the James Hutton Institute connect to the eduroam wireless network, this page provides instructions for connecting from a range of different devices.

These instructions should be followed whilst onsite at the Aberdeen or Dundee sites of the James Hutton Institute.

Visitors to the James Hutton Institute who wish to use eduroam should have already setup their device based on their home site’s instructions before visiting. You should contact your own site’s IT staff for assistance if you have not already been setup to connect to eduroam.

Instructions for:

If you are trying to connect from a device not listed above, you may be able to manually setup your device based on the following information:

  • Security Type: WPA2
  • Encryption Type: AES
  • Network Authentication Method: Protected EAP (PEAP) via EAP-MSCHAPv2
  • Certificate: Download
  • Username: Your Hutton username with @hutton.ac.uk on the end. For example if your hutton username is normally aa40123 you would enter aa40123@hutton.ac.uk. Entering your email address or your username without @hutton.ac.uk will not work.
  • Password: Your Hutton password.

It is important that you setup eduroam to use the certificate above to make sure that you always connect to only genuine eduroam networks.


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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.