Request Registration of a Gaming or Streaming Device

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What is this?

Request to have TV, gaming or streaming device connected to the Residential Hall network.

How is this used?

You will need to enter the MAC address of the device when filling out this request. Please review the following information to find your devices MAC address prior to starting the form.

Please pay particular attention to the difference between the digit 8 and the letter B. They are easy to mistake with certain fonts.

Please note that it may take up to 24hrs, or the next business day, to process your registration request.

Amazon Echo

Amazon Fire HD Tablet

  • From the home screen, tap Settings, and then Wireless (under Device header).
  • Choose WiFi.
  • Tap the "More options" ( ⋮ ) icon, and select Advanced. Your MAC address will be displayed.

Amazon Fire Stick

  • From the Home screen, press Menu
  • Select Settings
  • The MAC address is located in the Device Info section

Apple TV

(First generation only.  Second and third generations support WPA-Enterprise)

  • Go to the main menu on your Apple TV, and selectSettings.”
  • In the Settings menu, selectGeneral” and then “About.”
  • Here you can find your MAC Address, listed as the “Wireless ID” (for wireless connections) or “Ethernet ID” (for wired connections)

Chromecast

  • Chromecast’s MAC id is listed at the bottom of the setup app when going through initial setup step.chromecast_MAC
  • NOTE:  BSU ITS cannot guarantee the operability of this device on our network.  The Chromecast is intended for home networks; it does not operate well on enterprise networks like ours.

Nintendo Switch

  • Select System Settings from the Home Menu
  • Scroll down through the menu and select Internet
  • The Nintendo Switch console’s MAC address will be listed under System MAC Address

Nintendo Wii U

  • On your Wii U, go to System Settings.
  • Tap on the Internet settings button.
  • Select the View MAC Address option.

Nintendo Wii

  • This device is not supported on our wireless network.  It uses 802.11b wireless which we have disabled on our campus.

Playstation 3

  • Go to the Settings option on the Cross Media Bar.
  • Now select System Settings.
  • Go to the System Information option.
  • You will see your MAC address at the top of the screen.

Playstation 4

  • Turn on your Playstation 4 without any disk in the drive and wait for the menu to pop up.
  • Navigate to the “Settings” icon (located on the far left).
  • Select the “System” icon under the Settings menu.
  • SelectSystem Information.”

Playstation 5

  • From the home screen, select the gear icon (Settings) in the upper right
  • Select System
  • Select Console Information
  • See MAC address (Wi-Fi)

Roku

  • From the Home screen, pressUp” to make the Menu Bar appear.
  • Select Settings.
  • Select Player Info.
  • The MAC Address will be listed on the screen. It’s also listed on the back of the box itself.

Xbox 360

  • Go to the System Settings area of the My Xbox Channel.
  • Select Network Settings.
  • Select the Configure Network option.
  • Under the Basic Settings ensure the IP Address and DNS Settings are set to Automatic.
  • Select Additional Settings and then view Advanced Settings.
  • The MAC Address for your Xbox 360 is displayed on the left side of the screen in a format like 12AB34CD56EF.

Xbox One

  • Press the “Menu” button on your controller.
  • Navigate to the Settings page.
  • Select Network.
  • Select Advanced Settings.
  • Wireless MAC address will be listed next to Wired MAC on the right hand side of the screen.

Where can I get it?

Once you have your device MAC address click the "Request Service" button. Please submit a new request for each new device

Who can use this?

Students

 
Request Service

Details

Service ID: 106
Created
Thu 7/8/21 10:50 AM
Modified
Wed 11/3/21 3:45 PM