'Xmisc' Wireless Access Request

Xavier University's 'Xmisc' wireless network is designed for gaming consoles, Apple TVs, and other household/consumer devices that do not support WPA2-Enterprise (802.1x) wireless security. Click here to submit an Xmisc Request. You devices MAC address will be required. Please see instructions below for obtaining this address from popular devices. If you device is not listed, a Google search will generally reveal to how locate the MAC address.

If your device has a wired Ethernet connection, it can be connected to the network jack in your room and will not require registration. All data lines in the residence halls are active (note: each room has a single legacy phone jack that is no longer active, and data jacks - ensure that you are connected to a data jack. Most devices have 'link lights' that indicate when they are connected to an active data jack).

Finding the MAC address on Xbox One

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5A0JlIEHFAI

  1. Step 1. Press the 'Home' button on controller to pull up menu.
  2. Step 2. Select Settings.
  3. Step 3. Select Network.
  4. Step 4. Select Advanced Settings.
  5. Step 5. On this screen you'll see Wireless MAC Address. Use this MAC address in your Xmisc submission.

Finding the MAC address on Xbox 360 (Elite/Slim)

  1. Step 1. Go to the Settings area of the Xbox Dashboard and select System.
  2. Step 2. Select Network Settings.
  3. Step 3. Select a wired/wireless network without a required password.
  4. Step 4. Select Configure Network.
  5. Step 5. Tab over to Additional Settings and select Advanced Settings.
  6. Step 6. On this screen you'll see Wireless MAC Address. Use this MAC address in your Xmisc submission.

Finding the MAC address on Playstation 4

  1. Step 1. From the PS4 menu, go to the highlighted icons at the top and tab over to Settings.
  2. Step 2. Select System.
  3. Step 3. Select System information.
  4. Step 4. This screen will display your PS4's MAC address.

Finding the MAC address on Playstation 3

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YNEna9q5nJ4

  1. Step 1. From the PS3 main startup screen (XMB), select Settings.
  2. Step 2. Select System Settings.
  3. Step 3. Select System information.
  4. Step 4. This screen will display your PS3's MAC address.

Finding the MAC address on Playstation 2

  1. Step 1. Power up the PS2 and load the Network Adaptor Startup Disc.
  2. Step 2. Once it has loaded, select ISP Setup and press X.
  3. Step 3. The ISP SETUP will begin to load, and you will be presented with a license agreement. Select Agree and press X to continue.
  4. Step 4. For connection type, choose Local Area Network (LAN) and press X to continue.
  5. Step 5. Select Automatic Configuration and press X to continue.
  6. Step 6. At the connection screen, select Advanced and press X to continue.
  7. Step 7. At the Advanced Broadband Settings screen, make sure Automatic is selected. While you are at this screen, the MAC Address is at the bottom.

Finding the MAC address on Xbox

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SvM3zyTE5Ko

  1. Step 1. Turn on your Xbox console with no game disc in the disc tray.
  2. Step 2. From the Xbox Dashboard, choose Settings.
  3. Step 3. From the Settings screen, select Network Settings.
  4. Step 4. The MAC address is the 12-digit number at the bottom-right corner of the Network Settings screen.

Finding the MAC address on Xbox 360

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Loe-k2g4b8w

  1. Step 1. Go to the System area of the Xbox Dashboard and select Network Settings.
  2. Step 2. Select Edit Settings.
  3. Step 3. From Additional Settings, select Advanced Settings.
  4. Step 4. On this screen you'll see Wireless MAC Address. Use this MAC address in your Xmisc submission.

Finding the MAC address on Tivo DVRs

The steps to find the mac address on a Tivo are as follows:

  1. Step 1. Open the tivo menu.
  2. Step 2. Select settings.
  3. Step 3. Select Phone/Network. The mac address will be shown now.