What is eduroam?

Eduroamis foundwidely abroadand you can easily connect to anyeduroamconnection in the world by using your VMA authentication. If you already have aneduroamconnection from another institution or university in your own country you can use that one to connect toeduroamin Iceland. More information at eduroam.is and eduroam.org.

How do I connect to eduroam?

eduroam advanced settings

Here are detailed settings for the eduroam connection. This can be useful if the script we provide does not work. The most common eduroam settings are:

  • Authentication:IEEE 802.1X
  • Type:TTLS or PEAP
  • Tunneled authentication protocol (TTLS or PEAP):MS-CHAPv2
  • Certificates:CA public certificate (here you can download the.crt,.cerea.pem certificate)
  • User name:your_username@vma.is(important to include @vma.is) + VMA password
  • WLAN SSID:eduroam
  • Encryption (WLAN):WPA2/AES
  • IP address:DHCP


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