macOS Sierra

The following steps and screenshots will help you to connect to UF Wired Service. These steps only need to be performed once. Any student resident with a valid GatorLink username and password can use DHNet Wired Service. If you forgot your GatorLink password, please visit or call (352) 392-HELP.

NOTE: Due to the complexity of this tutorial it is recommended that you use the automatic configuration wizard by going to

Step 1

Select the Open Network Preferences… option from the Network dropdown menu.


Step 2

Click on the Advanced… button.


Step 3

Click on the 802.1x tab.


Step 4

Check the Enable automatic connection box at the bottom of the page. Click OK to exit this window.


Step 5

Your computer will now ask for your GatorLink credentials. Please input your GatorLink username and password.

You Are Now Connected!

You have now successfully setup the DHNet Wired connection. If you have problems at any time during this setup, visit a DHNet@Home location, call (352) 392-2465 or submit an iServiceDesk Request.