Register game console on ClearPass

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To register your gaming console on PSU Games, connect to the wireless network "PSU Games". The password is GamesOnly. The console will fail to connect to the network, this is part of the process.

Once your console has been set up to connect to PSU Games, the next step is to register your gaming console with our network.

Using a computer with internet access, go to: http://go.plymouth.edu/games, or type go/games/ into the URL bar.

You will be prompted to log in with your myPlymouth Username and Password

On the next page click the Create Device button on the left hand side of the screen.

Next fill in the form with the required information:

First enter the name of your device (I.E. PlayStation 4, Nintendo Wii U, Xbox One)

Next find your device's MAC Address. If you do not know how to find your device's MAC Address check the instructions below.

3. Finally, double check that the username in the third box is yours, if it is not change it so that it is.

4. Hit the Create Device button. This will register your device, your all set!

In order to find the MAC address of your gaming console, follow the directions below for your specific console:

Xbox360

To locate the MAC address of your Xbox 360 console:

  1. Go to the System area of the Xbox Dashboard and select Network Settings. Select Edit Settings.
  2. From Additional Settings, select Advanced Settings.
  3. Select Edit Settings.
  4. At the bottom of this screen you'll see a heading called Wired MAC Address.

Xbox One

Connecting the Xbox One to PSU Games

1) Go to Settings < Network

2) Select PSU GAMES from the list of wireless networks.

3) Enter the password "GamesOnly"

It will try to connect. When you're connected you will see this screen:

4) Go back to Network Settings

5) Select Advanced Settings

6) Look for your WIRELESS MAC address.

It will be 12 characters long, separated by colons, and contain numbers 0-9 and letters A-F

Ex: 01:a5:c6:f8:29:ab

PS4

To find the MAC address of your Sony PlayStation 4:

  1. On the menu, arrow up to the very top until the menu items are displayed.
  2. Scroll over to the right to Settings
  3. Go down to Network
  4. Then scroll down to View Connection Status, where the MAC address will be listed.

PS3

To find the MAC address of your Sony PlayStation 3, you will need to connect your PlayStation 3 via Ethernet cord into the blue data jack in the wall. Note: You will not be able to connect your PS3 using the PSU Games wireless network.

  1. Turn on your PlayStation 3, and login to your account.
  2. Navigate to the Settings menu.
  3. Scroll down to System Settings.
  4. Scroll down to system information.
  5. Once selected, copy down your system's MAC address, which you'll need when registering with the network.

PS2

To find the MAC address of your Sony PlayStation 2 you will need the Network Adaptor connected to the PS2 and you will need the disc that came with the Network Adaptor. Then follow these steps:

  1. Power up the PlayStation 2 and load the Network Adaptor Startup Disc.
  2. Once it has loaded, select "ISP Setup" and press X on your controller.
  3. The ISP Setup will begin to load, and you will be presented with a license agreement. Select Agree and press X to continue.
  4. For connection type, choose "Local Area Network (LAN)" and press X to continue.
  5. Select "Automatic Configuration" and press X to continue.
  6. At the connection test screen, select "Advanced" and press X to continue.
  7. At the "Advanced Broadband Settings" screen, make sure "Automatic" is selected. While you are at this screen, make note of the MAC address at the bottom.

Some of the PS2 games also have the ability to list your MAC address, but the above steps are the C&IT Help Desk's preferred way of finding the MAC.

PSP

To find the MAC address of your PlayStation Portable (PSP):

  1. Navigate to "System Settings"
  2. Then navigate to "System Information", which is where the MAC address is listed.

PS Vita

To find the MAC address of your PlayStation Vita:

  1. From the Vita Home Screen, tap the Settings application and then tap Start.
  2. Swipe up on the screen to scroll down to the System option, and then tap the System option.
  3. Tap the System Information option.
  4. Your MAC address is the combination of letters and numbers to the right of the MAC address heading.

Wii

To locate the MAC address of your Wii:

  1. Select the Wii button in the lower left hand corner of your screen.
  2. Select Wii Settings.
  3. Select Internet.
  4. Select Console Information.
  5. The screen will now display your MAC Address.

Wii U

To Locate the MAC address of your Wii U:

  1. From the Wii U Menu, select "System Settings."
  2. Using the Left Stick select the "Internet" icon and press the A Button.

3. Select "View MAC Address" and wait a moment for the MAC address to be displayed.

4. When you are finished, tap "Back."

Nintendo 3DS

To locate the MAC address of your Nintendo 3DS:

1. From the HOME menu, highlight and select the System Settings Icon.

2. Select "Internet Settings."

3. Tap "Other Information."

4. Tap "Confirm MAC Address." Your system's MAC Address will be displayed on the screen.

Nintendo DS

To obtain the MAC Address from a Nintendo DS, you must first insert a Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection compatible game and access the WFC Setup Utility. Please note that the exact steps to access the setup utility varies by game. However, the setup utility is a standard menu, included with all WFC-compatible games.

After accessing the utility, tap "Options," then "System Information."

The MAC Address and Nintendo WFC ID will be listed on the screen. Unless the game player has successfully connected with Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection, the WFC ID will be blank.

Details

Article ID: 2638
Created
Fri 10/2/20 5:09 PM
Modified
Wed 10/14/20 8:09 PM
Applicable Institution(s):
Plymouth State University (PSU)