Information for new users
What do I need to access internet in a dorm?
A computer, with Fast Ethernet 100/10 or Gigabit Ethernet 1000/100/10 Interface Controller, RJ45-based. You will find one in every computer, with the exception of some netbooks and other smaller devices. You will also need few meters of ethernet cable with RJ45 connectors. You will find 1 RJ45 wall socket per tenant in every dorm (less in DS Alfa).
How to register?
Computers connected to MS-AGH network must obtain IP addresses automatically from DHCP. It's enabled by default in most operating systems, change will be required only when you have manually set addresses in another network before. Computer newly connected to the network obtains temporary IP address. An attempt to visit any page will redirect you to the registration site of User Panel. There you will have to fill the form and familiarize yourself with provided information. Afterwards you will have to wait a few minutes to gain full access to the network.
What is prohibited?
In the MS-AGH Network you are not allowed to run p2p applications. You are not allowed to connect a router without administrator's consent - use switches when it is neccessary. Any malicious activity, including impersonating other users, flooding, will result in ban. You can not use archaic Internet Explorer 6.0 & 7.0 and outgoing email on port 25. You must upgrade your browser and change configuration of your email client, respectively.
Is Wi-Fi available?
Wireless access is available in all of the dorms. Dorms: 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 19 are covered on every floor, others only in important places like learning room.
What are other conveniences of living in one of the dorms?
The User Panel functionality includes: room reservations, quick reservation of many objects (laundry, billiard, gym etc), browser campaigns, managing news and more. You will not have to register again after moving to another dorm.