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News: Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

BYOD Self-registration

Please follow the instructions below to self-register your BYOD device to access WIFI at Rick Hansen.

In order to register your device, you need to locate your WIFI address also referred to as a MAC address. The WIFI or MAC address is a twelve character string and looks like this:


On a PC

On a Mac

On a Chromebook

Windows 10

  1. Right-click on the Start button and select Command Prompt from the menu
  2. Type in "ipconfig /all" and press Enter. Your network configurations will display
  3. Scroll down to your network adapter and look for the values next to "Physical Address," which is your MAC address

Windows 8

  1. Press the Windows Start key to open the Start Menu
  2. In the search box, type "cmd" and press enter
  3. In the Command Prompt type "ipconfig /all" and press enter
  4. The MAC address will be listed next to "Physical Address"


  1. Turn on your Chromebook
  2. Click the status area, where your account picture appears
  3. Click the section that says Connected to (and the name of your network)
  4. At the top of the box that appears, pick your network
  5. In the window that opens, the MAC address is the Hardware address

Android phone or tablet

  1. Press the Menu key and select Settings.
  2. Select Wireless & networks or About Device.
  3. Select Wi-Fi Settings or Hardware Info.
  4. Press the Menu key again and choose Advanced. Your device's wireless adapter's MAC address should be visible here.

Or YouTube:

How to find wifi address on a (your device).

To complete the registration, you will need to enter your name, student number and wifi address.

Click link to register your device to access WIFI at School.

BYOD for Educational Use Registration