Registering as a GUEST on a PC

***Important Note***
Access to Union Network resources requires that the device has a supported Operating System, Anti-virus protection and be patched up to date. Most free AV applications are sufficient. Some examples are:
AVG, McAfee, Norton, TotalAV, etc.

Step 1

Click on the [Wireless Network Connection] icon located on the menu bar.

Image: PC menu bar Wireless icon




Step 2



Please ensure WiFi is turned ON. A list of the wireless networks within proximity will be presented. Select [union] to connect. Next, you will be prompted to enter the network security key. Type UNION1795.

Image: PC Wireless networks list

Step 3

Open your preferred web browser (ex. Safari, Firefox, Chrome) and go to An Isolation page will briefly be displayed, following with an Acceptable Use Policy.

Image: PC Isolation screen


*Note*: If you DO NOT see the Isolation page, your browser may be cached. Attempting to use a different web browser OR clearing your web browser cache should resolve this issue.

Step 4

Please read the Acceptable Use Policy followed by clicking on the [AGREE] or [DISAGREE] button.

Image: PC Acceptable Use Policy


*Note*: Selecting DISAGREE will prevent your device from gaining internet access. If you do not agree with the Acceptable Use Policy, please contact the Help Desk at 518.388.6400 or for any questions or concerns.

Step 5

On the Welcome page, select [Guests without an account]

Image: PC: Bradford Welcome screen


Step 6

Enter your [First] and [Last name] in the fields provided. Your computer will then automatically go through the necessary steps to ensure it meets the requirements for internet access.

Image: Bradford information entry screen


Step 7

If your computer has successfully met the requirements, you should now be able to browse the web.

Image: PC Bradford completion screen


If you are having difficulty or you have unanswered questions, please contact the Help Desk through the ITS Service Catalog or call (518) 388-6400.


Article ID: 55093
Wed 6/6/18 1:53 PM
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