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Clear Password for a Wireless Network on Mobile Devices (Faculty/Staff/Students)
Posted by Eric Strom on 13 February 2019 10:40 AM

Clear your password for wireless networks on mobile devices

To prevent the risk of account lockouts after changing your Augsburg password, these steps should be taken on your non-Augsburg provided mobile devices. It is recommended to verify passwords are cleared for any Augsburg wireless networks (Augsburg and Augsburg Guest).

 iOS (iPhone, iPad)

  1. Tap Settings > Wi‑Fi
  2. Tap the blue " i " icon next to the Augsburg network
  3. Select Forget this network. If you do not see the option to forget a particular network, then that network has not been used by that device.
  4. Reconnect with your current password 

Android

  1. Tap Settings > Wi-Fi
  2. Tap and hold (long press) the wireless network name
  3. Select "Forget". If you do not see the option to forget a particular network, then that network has not been used by that device.
  4. Reconnect with your current password

 How to Delete a Wireless Network Profile in Windows 10

  1. Click the Network icon on the lower right corner of your screen
  2. Click Network settings
  3. Click Manage Wi-Fi settings
  4. Under Manage known networks, click the network you want to delete
  5. Click Forget. The wireless network profile is deleted
  6. Reconnect to the Augsburg and Augsburg-Guest Wi-Fi networks and enter the new username and password

Forget a Wireless Network in Mac OS X video (23 seconds)

  1. Select the Wi-Fi symbol along the top menu bar and click on Open Network Preferences at the bottom of the drop down menu
  2. Click on Wi-Fi in the menu on the left and click Advanced located at the bottom right of the pop-up window
  3. Select Augsburg (and Augsburg-Guest if it appears) and click the minus sign. Click OK

go.augsburg.edu/forgetnetwork

 

Last Updated: 2019/05/30


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