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WIFI access for conferences: UMRnet_guest

The WIFI network UMRnet_guest, which is only additionally provided for conferences, offers owners of anonymous guest accounts and external eduroam users a simple possibility that needs no configuration to connect mobile devices to the Internet.

To establish an Internet connection without configuration to UMRnet_guest, please proceed as follows:

  • Activate the WIFI functionality of your mobile device (e.g. laptop, tablet, smartphone)
  • Switch to the list of available WIFI networks and connect to UMRnet_guest.
  • Start the web browser of your choice (e.g. Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer, etc.) and open any web page.
  • You should now see the following welcome page on your mobile device:

  • On this website, you can login with your anonymous guest account or your external eduroam access.
  • As username, enter your full username of the conference account (e.g. Username@students.uni-marburg.de or username@staff.uni-marburg.de) or the external eduroam access (e.g. Username@uni-xyz.de). Pay attention to capital and small letters.
  • Enter your personal password.
  • After a few seconds, you should be connected to the Internet.