Initial setup of Easyroam on Android


Any internet connection is required to set up Easyroam/Eduroam.

Please note that the time, date and time zone of your device must be set correctly.

Step 1: If Eduroam has already been used on the device

If you have used the Eduroam WLAN before, you must first delete the old configuration.
How to do this is explained in this article.

Step 2: Download and install easyroam

Please download easyroam from the Google Playstore.

Install easyroam

Step 3: Login throught Website

The app opens. Now select "Login throught Website".

Login throught Website

Step 4: Choose HTW Berlin

A browser window will now open and you will be asked to select your university. Enter "HTW Berlin" in the search field and select "Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft - HTW Berlin".

Choose HTW

Step 5: Login with the HTW account

Log in with your HTW-Account and click on "Submit".

Login with HTW account

Step 6: Agree to transmission

Your user data will appear. To be able to forward the data to Easyroam, click on "Accept".

click on accept

Step 7: Create profile

The app window appears again. You can now create a new profile there. To do this, click on "Install new profile".

click on install new profile

Step 8: Confirm new profile

Now click on "Confirm" to install the new profile.

Click on confirm

Step 9: Allow suggested Wi-Fi networks

A window will now appear asking you whether you want to allow suggested WLANs. Please click on "Allow".

Please note: For some devices of Asian manufacturers (for example Huawei, Lenovo), this message may show up as a notification. On most devices, you can reach the notifications by swiping down with one of your fingers from the top of your screen.

Click on allow

Step 10: Connect with Eduroam

A new profile has now been created. Now go to your network settings and connect to Eduroam.

Connect with Eduroam

Renew profile every 7 months!

In the easyroam app you can see the expiration date of your certificate, which you need for eduroam. The duration is 7 months! You must open the app again shortly before the expiration date and renew the profile, otherwise you will no longer have access to the eduroam WLAN.