Connecting a Game Console to ISU's Network

Registering a console with the campus network is necessary for online gaming. 

Finding MAC Address

Note: MAC Address is necessary to register a device.

  1. Xbox One:
    • Go to ► My Games and Apps
    • Select ► Settings
    • Select ► Network
    • Select ► Advanced Settings
    • Note ► The MAC Address
  2. Xbox 360:
    • ​​​​​​Select ► Systems on the dashboard
    • Select ► Network Settings
    • Select ►  Configure Network
    • Check ► Basic Settings
    • Ensure ► The IP address is set to automatic
    • Select ► Additional Settings
    • Select ► Advanced Settings
    • Note ► The Wired MAC Address
  3. PlayStation 4:
    • Go to ► The Settings in the PS4 menu
    • Scroll ► To Network
    • Scroll ► To View Connection Status
    • Note ► MAC Address
  4. PlayStation 3:
    • Turn on ► PS3 without a disk
    • Select ► Settings from home screen
    • Select ► Network Settings
    • Select ► Settings and Connection Status List
    • Scroll ► To find the MAC Address
    • Note ► The MAC Address
  5. Wii/Wii U
    • Select ► The Round Wii button in bottom left of the Wii Channel menu
    • Select ► Wii Settings
    • Scroll ► Over a page
    • Select ► Internet
    • Select ► Console Information or View MAC Address
    • Note ► The MAC Address on the first line
  6. Gamecube:
    • Remove ► The Broadband adapter from the Gamecube
    • Note ► The MAC Address printer on the underside of the adapter

Connecting to Campus Network

  1. Ensure ► Settings on console are configured to work with ISU's network
  2. Go to ► ISU Devices Portal
  3. Enter ► BengalWeb Username
  4. Enter ► BengalWeb Password
  5. Click ► Sign On
  6. Select ► Add to add a new device
  7. Enter ► Device name
  8. Enter ► Device ID 
    • Note: Device ID is the MAC Address.
  9. Enter ► Description of device
  10. Select ► Submit

Note: For further assistance, contact the IT Service Desk at (208)-282-4357.

Details

Article ID: 114503
Created
Fri 8/21/20 12:42 PM
Modified
Fri 8/21/20 12:42 PM