Removing the UniSydney wireless network

We're introducing improvements to the University wireless network to accommodate the increase in wireless usage.

As part of these improvements the ‘UniSydney’ or ‘UniSydney - guest’ networks will be upgraded on the 7 April. From 8 April, if you've connected to the networks in the past, you will need to remove the network and reconnect.

See below for how to remove a wireless network on:


Removing a wireless network using Windows 8

On a laptop

To remove the UniSydney wireless network:

  1. From the Metro Start screen, press the Windows key to display your desktop.
  2. Click on the System Tray and locate the Wireless Network Settings icon.
  3. Click the Wireless Network Settings icon.
  4. From the list, right-click the UniSydney wireless network and click Forget this network.

You have now removed the UniSydney wireless network.

To reconnect, please follow the instructions on connecting to the wireless.

On a tablet

To remove the UniSydney wireless network:

  1. From the Metro Start screen, tap the Windows key to display your desktop.
  2. Tap the System Tray and locate the Wireless Network Settings icon.
  3. Tap the Wireless Network Settings icon.
  4. From the list, hold down the UniSydney wireless network until some options pop-up.
  5. Tap Forget this network.

You have now removed the UniSydney wireless network.

To reconnect, please follow the instructions on connecting to the wireless.

Removing a wireless network using Windows 7

To remove the UniSydney wireless network:

  1. Click on the System Tray (near the clock) and locate the Wireless Network Settings icon.
  2. Click the Wireless Network Settings
  3. Click on Open Network and Sharing Center
  4. In the Network and Sharing Center window, Click Manage wireless networks from the left menu.
  5. From the list, click the UniSydney wireless network.
  6. Click the Remove button.
  7. You may receive a warning asking if you are sure you want to remove the network, click Yes.

You have now removed the UniSydney wireless network.

To reconnect, please follow the instructions on connecting to the wireless.


Removing a wireless network using Windows XP

To remove the UniSydney wireless network:

  1. Click on the Start menu, then select Control Panel.
  2. Double-click the Network Connections icon.
  3. Right-click on the Wireless Network Connection icon and select View Available Wireless Networks.
  4. Click on Change advanced settings in the left menu.
  5. Click on the Wireless Networks tab, then select UniSydney in the Preferred networks field.
  6. Click the Remove button.
  7. Click OK to close the dialogue box.

You have now removed the UniSydney wireless network.

To reconnect, please follow the instructions on connecting to the wireless.


Removing a wireless network on an Android device

To remove the UniSydney wireless network:

  1. Tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap the Settings icon.
  3. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi. (Wait until you get a green tick).
  5. Hold down the UniSydney network until two options pop-up.
  6. Tap Forget network.

You have now removed the UniSydney wireless network.

To reconnect, please follow the instructions on connecting to the wireless.


Removing a wireless network on an Apple device

To remove the UniSydney wireless network:

  1. Tap the Settings icon.
  2. Tap Wi-Fi.
  3. Ensure Wi-Fi is switched On
  4. Locate the UniSydney network from the list of available networks and tap the arrow.
  5. Tap Forget this Network

You have now removed the UniSydney wireless network.

To reconnect, please follow the instructions on connecting to the wireless.