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Redborne Upper School

Redborne Upper School

& Community College

School WiFi

WiFi is available for sixth form students to use on site with their own devices. The Internet access provided by this WiFi is filtered, just as with Internet access on school computers.

Step 1: Connect to the 'redborne Guest Internet' WiFi

Connect your device to Redborne Guest Internet using your school username and password.

N.B. If you change your school password at any point, you'll need to update it in your WiFi settings as well.

Step 2: Install the Web Filter Certificate File

All devices will also need to have a certificate file installed, in order to work with the school's web filtering. To do this, follow the steps for your type of device. Without this certificate file, your device will be unable to browse the web properly in school.

Apple iOS (iPhone, iPad)
  • On your device, download this file: http://protex.e2bn.org/certs/2018ProtexRootCA.crt
  • Follow the prompts to install the certificate as a profile. You may need to enter your device’s PIN or password.
  • After installing  the profile, navigate to Settings -> General -> About -> Certificate Trust Settings. Enable the option for E2BN Protex Cert v2.
Android
  • On your device, download this file: http://protex.e2bn.org/certs/2018ProtexRootCA.crt
  • Open the certificate and name it (E2BN should be fine).
  • Follow the prompts to install the certificate. You may need to enter your device’s PIN or password. 
ChromeOS (Chromebook)
  • On your device, download this file: http://protex.e2bn.org/certs/2018ProtexRootCA.crt
  • Open your Chrome browser settings (press Alt+E then select Settings).
  • Scroll down to Security, then Manage certificates.
  • Under Authorities, click on Import and select the file you just downloaded (it will be named 2018ProtexRootCA.crt).
  • Tick Trust this certificate for identifying websites and click OK.
Apple macOS
  • On your device, download this file: http://protex.e2bn.org/certs/2018ProtexRootCA.crt
  • Open the certificate file that was downloaded.
  • When prompted, add the certificate to the System keychain. You may need to enter your device’s password at various stages.
  • In Keychain Access, find the certificate by entering E2BN into the search box.
  • Double-click on the certificate to open its settings and change the Trust option for the certificate to Always trust.
Microsoft Windows
  • On your device, download this file: http://protex.e2bn.org/certs/2018ProtexRootCA.crt
  • Open the certificate file that was downloaded.
  • Click on Install Certificate…
  • Select Local machine then click Next (you may need to provide an administrator password for your device).
  • Select Place all certificates in the following store and click Browse.
  • Select Trusted Root Certificate Authorities from the list and click OK.
  • Click Next, then Finish, OK and OK.
  • Restart your web browser.

 

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