Windows 10 - UWMWifi (How To) Add UWMWifi to Device

This article will provide instruction on how to add UWMWifi to Windows 10 device. This can be used for laptops, Surface tablets and other Windows 10 machines. For additional instruction for visitors or eduroam, please refer to this link.


Note: To complete the set-up process and connect, you must be in a building with UWM WiFi. Visit the Student Union, Golda Meir Library and other select UWM buildings.

  1. Make sure the Wi-Fi on your Windows 10 machine is turned on. The Wi-fi icon on the bottom right of your task bar should have an asterisk (*) next to it.

  2. Click on icon, and a list of available Wi-Fi spots will pop up. Click on UWMWiFi.

  3. Click on UWMWifi and enter in your ePanther ID and Password.Note:If this screen does not appear, you may have already set up this network at some point, and now you must "forget" the network to obtain the login screen. If you do not know how to forget a network, click here for more information

  4. Hit the OK button and UWMWiFi will verify credentials.

  5. Hit the Connect Button.

  6. You are now connected to UWMWiFi.

Note: If you are unable to connect to the UWMWiFi after these steps, try to forget the saved networks. See the articles below on how to forget saved networks.

If you are unable to connect to the UWMWiFi after forgetting the network, please contact the UWM Help Desk at 414-229-4040.

KeywordsWindows 10, WiFi, Windows, UWMWifi   Doc ID43972
OwnerHelp Desk K.GroupUW-Milwaukee Help Desk
Created2014-10-13 09:40:14Updated2023-06-05 13:44:54
SitesUW-Milwaukee Help Desk
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