BYOD Instructions

Personal Chromebook:

If the student has been logging on to the Chromebook with a personal gmail account, that is totally fine. You will want them to ADD USER on their Chromebook so they can have a home and school account. To do that:

  • Log off the machine
  • Click the +Add User button at the bottom left of the screen
  • Log on with Google account
  • To connect to the wireless they should click the wireless icon at the bottom right of their screen and choose WLCS-Monitored
  • Login browser will pop up and they will use their network login. See Wireless Connections for instructions

Personal Laptop:

The student will log on however he/she has been doing at home. Once logged on, they will need to connect to the WLCS-Monitored wireless. To do that:

  • To access the wireless icon: click on the wireless icon on bottom right of their screen.
  • Choose WLCS-Monitored, click the box that says “Connect Automatically” and then Connect.
  • Login browser will pop up and they will use their network login. See Wireless Connections for instructions
  • Open Chrome browser and go to www.google.com Log on to Google account. (If they do not have Chrome on their machine they should download it).
  • If they have a personal gmail account already set up, they can choose to Add Account.
  • Remember: ALL LAPTOPS MUST HAVE ANTIVIRUS SOFTWARE

Personal iPad or other device:

  • Go to the Settings and then Wi-Fi
  • Choose WLCS-Monitored
  • Login browser will pop up and they will use their network login. See Wireless Connections for instructions
  • They should download the Chrome app. Open that and go to www.google.com Log on to Google account.