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AirYorkPLUS – FREE !

Description

AirYorkPLUS is the next generation FREE wireless access service available at York University, featuring the following improvements over AirYork:

  • No more logins: once you configure your Wi-Fi client (laptop or tablet computer, smartphone, etc.) with your Passport York credentials, the client will automatically connect to AirYorkPLUS as soon as it is within range of an AirYorkPLUS access point.
  • Security: network traffic is encrypted between the client and the AirYorkPLUS access point.
  • Better performance in high-density settings such as lecture halls and libraries where many Wi-Fi clients are active simultaneously.

IMPORTANT: Most performance improvement are available only to Wi-Fi devices with dual-band radios. For further details, please consult UIT's recommendations on selecting/purchasing a Wi-Fi client device for use on-campus at York.

How do I get it?

  • Run the AirYorkPlus Setup Application ( Windows Only ) OR

  • Configure your computer or wireless device & connect to AirYorkPLUS:

    Win 8 / Win 7 SP1 / Win XP SP3

  • Mac OSX 10.8 / 10.7

    Android 4.0

    Apple iOS 7 (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch)

    Blackberry 10

    How do I get help?

    Updated on August 27th, 2014.