TU/e wpa2 Ubuntu Linux wireless login

By Jorn van Engelen on Friday, October 22, 2010.

How to configure the wireless network of the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e). Just so I don't forget.

Tested on Linux Mint 10, Linux Mint 9 and Ubuntu 10.10.

Right click on the NetworkManager icon (network icon on bottom or top panel), then Edit connections -> Wireless -> Add. Use the details below and click on Apply.


Connection name: TU/e WPA2
Connect automatically on


SSID: tue-wpa2
Mode: Infrastructure
MTU: automatic

Wireless Security

Security: WPA & WPA2 Enterprise
Authentication: Protected EAP (PEAP)
Anonymous identity:
CA certificate: (None)
PEAP version: Automatic
Inner authentication: MSCHAPv2
Username: TU/e s-number
Password: TU/e password

IPv4 Settings

Method: Automatic (DHCP)

IPv6 Settings

Method: Ignore