To set up wireless on your Kindle Paperwhite, follow the steps below.
Which Network to Use:
MSU: Living Off Campus MSU Open: Visiting in the PSU, Welcome Center, or Library MSU ResNet: Living On Campus MSU Sponsored: Departmental Guest Speaker Access (Must get key from Networking and Telecommunication)
Tap the menu button in the upper right corner. A drop down list will appear, select the Settings option.
On the settings menu select the Wi-Fi Networks option.
A pop up menu will appear. Select the option that says MSU, or if you live on campus, choose MSU ResNet.
Enter your Bearpass Login information into the following boxes:
User Name: BearPass Login (ex: abc123)
Password: BearPass Password
If your Kindle Paperwhite is unable to connect it will pop up with a box that asks if you would like to set up the connection. Tap Set Up and make sure the following settings match the pictures below.
Network Name: MSU (or MSU Resnet for students who currently live on campus)
Connection Type: DHCP
IP Address: Leave Blank
Subnet Mask: Leave Blank
Router: Leave Blank
DNS: Leave Blank
Security Type: WPA2
EAP Method: PEAP
Phase 2 Authentication: MSCHAPv2
Username: Your Bearpass Login (ex: abc123)
Password:Your Bearpass Login Password
Sometimes, even though the information is correct, it will still say it is unable to connect. However, it is possible that the Kindle Paperwhite is connected to the wireless. If the icon near the battery at the top changes from " — " to the Wi-Fi bars, then you are connected.