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How to connect to the wired network

Access to the external network cannot be established simply by connecting your PC to the information outlet on Hiyoshi Campus.

The instructions below explain how to gain access to the external network.

There has been an increase in the number of virus infections through the network.
All users are strongly recommended to install an anti-virus software.

Service outline

This service uses the Internet by connecting to an information wall socket with a LAN cable.
To ensure security, you can use the Internet after authentication based on Keio ID or ITC account on your browser.


※ Keio ID is an ID used to access the [common authentication system(keio.jp)]
※An [ITC account] is an ID for use of PCs, printers, and networks installed by the ITC.

Requesting and using

If you have a Keio ID or ITC account, you can immediately use it.
It is not necessary to request connection.

To connect, it is necessary to have a [LAN cable (straight/UTP)].
If there are no places to insert the LAN cable on the connected machine, it is necessary to have a LAN adapter.

Places that can be connected

  • Classroom in Hiyoshi Campus where information outlets are installed
  • Connecting wired network with PC in Lecturer's room (4th Bldg. Independence Wing)
  • Student club rooms, clubs rooms in gymnasiums , part of the Hiyoshi Media Center (library), etc.

Usable network services

The usable network services are limited.
At present, you can use the following services.

Services Remarks
SMTPAccessible to hosts within the University.
SMTPSNo Limits
POP3No Limits
POP3SNo Limits
IMAPNo Limits
IMAPSNo Limits
HTTPNo Limits
HTTPSNo Limits
FTPAccessible to hosts within the University except Fujisawa Campus.
(Access limited to passive transfer mode)
telnetAccessible to hosts within the University except Fujisawa Campus.
SSHNo Limits

Network setting method

If your IP address is [Settings automatically obtained], you do not need to do this setting.
If you have completed settings, advance to [Authentication method].
If you have set a proxy on your browser, remove the proxy setting.
See the following links for the network setting methods.

Example of setting when using Windows 7

Example of setting when using Windows 8.1

Example of setting when using Windows 10

Example of setting when using Mac OS X

Authentication method

1. Launch using your browser(Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, etc.).

2. Authentication Page will appear instead of the homepage (startup page).

3. Enter your username and password and select “Submit”.

4. If the authentication is successful, a message confirming it will appear.

Ending the Program

The computer is disconnected from the information outlet or shutdown.

Last-Modified: May 1, 2017

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