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Configure WLAN "eduroam" - Windows 7

  • First click on the wireless icon in the taskbar and select Network and Sharing Center, then Manage Wireless Networks
  • If eduroam is not already listed, click on Add, otherwise right-click on eduroam and then on Properties
  • Click on Add and enter eduroam as Network name. Security type select WPA2-Enterprise and the Encryption type is AES.


  • Proceed with Next and in the following window select Change Connection Settings.
  • Choose the Security-tab and compare the settings with the screenshot below.


  • Then click on Settings.
  • Now set Validate server certificate and also Connect to these servers with edurad.eva.mpg.de
  • ChooseT-TeleSec GlobalRoot Class 2 under Trusted Root Certification Authorities (if the Root Certificate T-TeleSec GlobalRoot Class 2  is missing, download it here and install it with double-click).
  • Click on Configure and untick the checkbox Automatically use my Windows logon name
  • Set Enable Identity-Privacy and insert eduroam


  • Click on OK
  • Check the Advanced settings. Ensure that Specify authentication mode is ticked and User authentication is selected.


  • Now you are ready to establish the connection


  • Go to the wireless icon in the taskbar and click on the eduroam network.


  • Enter your credentials (USERNAME@eva.mpg.de) and you are connected.