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  • Hallnet

    To connect to the wired internet you must be in your room, have fully enrolled, and have the following:

    • your student number and password (given to you after enrolment)
    • a network point in your bedroom
    • a device with ethernet port (or USB adapter) and cable
    • current anti-virus software on your computer - available free from https://www.brookes.ac.uk/it/essentials/sophos
    • the latest security updates installed relevant to your device
    • completed Hallnet registration. To do this, plug your laptop into the wall, go to a website like http://example.com and the registration page will automatically come up.

    Games Consoles

    If you would like to use a games console in your hall room, please use the wireless network - Brookes WiFi - to get it online. Your device will need to be set to DHCP.


    Please note that use of University IT systems (whether via University or personally owned equipment) must be in accordance with the University’s IT Acceptable Use Policy. The aim of this policy is to secure the University’s compliance with its legal obligations and provide authorised users of the University IT with a safe and acceptable working environment. Users should be aware that breach of these rules may constitute a criminal offence or result in disciplinary action under the Student Conduct Regulations.
    The University reserves the right to terminate a connection at any time.

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