What is a Specialty Device?
These are usually devices such as scientific instruments, gaming consoles, and Smart TVs that cannot join wireless networks the traditional way. Generally, most consumer and professional grade devices are supported. Please note, the OleMissDevices Wi-Fi network is only intended for these types of devices. Devices such as laptops and cell phones should utilize the standard OleMiss Wi-Fi network.
How many devices can I register?
Users are allowed to register up to five (5) devices in the portal.
Does my device registration expire?
Yes. Devices registered in the myDevices portal will expire every four (4) years and will require re-registration to connect again.
How do I connect my personal device?
WebID holders can register their personal device’s wireless MAC address in the myDevices portal. Once registered, devices will instantly be able to join the OleMissDevices wireless network.
How do I find the MAC address for my device?
Console Gaming Systems
Portable Gaming Systems
What about departmental specialty devices?
University departments can fill out this form to request their specialty devices (Smart TVs, digital signage, etc) to be registered. Devices registered in this method are not subject to the max device or 4-year time limitations.