How to Connect to a Laptop or Desktop to the Wired Network

To connect a laptop or desktop to the wired network, you will need:

  • a computer with an Ethernet port or Network card
  • an Cat-5e or Cat-6 Ethernet cable. Below is an example of what an Ethernet cable looks like.

Note: If you live in Russell Hall, you will need to request a port activation. You will receive an email letting your know your port has been activated. Then you can proceed to the first step. 

How to connect a laptop or desktop to UGA's wired network

If you still have issues connecting, please submit a Housing Network Support ticket.



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