Set up Eduroam on macOS

Delete old eduroam configuration

If your computer was connect to the eduroam network before especially from another institution, you have to delete the old configuration first. How to do this is explained in this article.

Step 1: Open CAT website and download tool

If you currently have Internet access:

Go to the website. Your operating system will be detected automatically. Then click on the large blue field with the name of your operating system.

If you do NOT currently have Internet access and are at an HTW campus:

The open WLAN "HowToUseEduroam" is available at HTW campuses and allows you to access these instructions and to download the eduroam installation file. Please connect your device to this WLAN and close the window that pops up a few seconds after establishing the connection. Afterwards, please open a browser (e.g. Safari) and go to the following website:

Open CAT webpage and download tool

Step 2: Confirm installation

Confirm the installation of the eduroam wifi profile with "Continue".

Continue installation

Step 3: Enter HTW credentials

Please enter your HTW user name with the extension (e.g. "" or ""). The password is identical to your HTW account (also used e.g. in the LSF/Moodle/E-Mail system of the HTW Berlin).

Attention: Please do not confuse the user name with your HTW e-mail address respectively! This can not be used here.

Enter user credentials

Step 4: Important notice and Install

Please pay attention to the important notice and continue with "Install".



Important notice

Step 5: Installation completed

The installation is completed.

Eduroam profile installed

Step 6: Connect to eduroam

You can now connect to "eduroam" wi-fi.

Connect to eduroam