Adding a WiFi Network

Adding a Wi-Fi network to your organization and device

Before a Wi-Fi network can be added to a device, it must first be added to an organization. To add a Wi-Fi network to your organization, first, click on the Wi-Fi Networks Page and click the add button on the table.

This will add a new row to the table. Depending on the type of network you will be adding will depend on information requirements.

Personal Network Requirements

Personal networks are networks such as your home, below are it requirements:

  • Country: the country in which this network is in (e.g. US)

  • Network Nickname: This can be named whatever you would like to remember this network.

  • Network SSID: Normally the name you would see when searching the Wi-Fi on your phone or computer (e.g NETGEAR123)

  • Network Password

Network SSID cannot have any special characters

Enterprise Network Requirements

Enterprise Networks are networks such as your company, school, or public Wi-Fi. Below are its requirements:

  • Country: the country in which this network is in (e.g. US)

  • Network Nickname: This can be named whatever you would like to remember this network.

  • Network SSID: Normally the name you would see when searching the Wi-Fi on your phone or computer (e.g NETGEAR123)

  • Identity Username: Normally the credentials you use to log into the company Wi-Fi (e.g JDoe34)

  • Identity Password: Normally the password you use to log into the company Wi-Fi

Network SSID cannot have any special characters

Adding Wi-Fi Network to Your Device

After the Wi-Fi network has been added to the organization. Navigate to your desired device and from the right-side navigation click on Wi-Fi Networks. A list of all your organizations' Wi-Fi networks will be displayed, selected your network and click Add

Once the Wi-Fi network has been successfully added to your device, a list of all your Wi-Fi networks will also be displayed in the Wi-Fi Networks. Now you can download the configuration file to finish setting up your device. Go to Setting up/Connecting Device to The Cloud for more information.