WiFi & Passwords
From wifi passwords to setting up sophos or using ConnecTU, all network queries solved.
Setting Sophos on Phones
- Download the client : Android iOS
- Log in to the https://gateway.thapar.edu or https://172.31.1.6 using your Credentials from your mobile device.
- Select Download certificate for iOS/Android client to download the client authentication certificate.
- Open the Sophos Network Agent application.
- Import the certificate which you have just downloaded from the Sophos Firewall User Portal. Click Yes
- Enter your exiting login credentials in the Network Agent.
- Do not save username and password on others machines. Use this option for your own machines only.
- For PCs/Laptops, use exit option (By right click on Sophos Network Agent) to disconnect the user.
- Always disconnect the user after completing the work, so as, you are able to login on other machine for Internet access.
- For PCs/laptop, use set credentials option (By right click on Sophos Network Agent) to change/re-enter username and password for Internet access.
- Torrenting is prohibited on the network and VPNs don’t work. Use proxies and indexof.
- Incase you are banned due to something, you may re-activate your account by visiting the academic block with your ID card.
- If you are locked out of your account on a machine, just enter credentials of another person and then login. This will free up your account from the machine
- In case you need some assistance, contact us at : email@example.com
Setting Sophos on PC
- Open https://gateway.thapar.edu or https://172.31.1.6
- Login using your Username and Password.
- After Successful login, Click Download Client on left side.
- Download and install the client as per your PC/ Device Operating System.
- During installation, Accept a Client Certificate.
- This certificate is mandatory for secure client gateway connection and has information to connect to our Gateways.
Setting up on Mobile/PC
Download the client : Android PC
Open the app.
Login using your Username and Password.
After successful login , you are good to go.
VPNs work on this app.
In case you need some assistance, contact us at : firstname.lastname@example.org
Save multiple IDs
Logout from notification
Automatically swap between IDs in case of Max Login limit/ Data Limit reached.
No additional Certificates required.