Mac OSX 10.5.x – 10.6.x

1. Open System Preferences
Step 1
2. Choose Network
Step 2
3. With AirPort selected on the left, click advanced on the bottom right hand corner. A new window will open up. Select TCP/IP and under Configure IPv6 select disable. Your screen will look like the screenshot below.
Step 3
4. Select OK and then you will return to the Network Screen. Click on Apply which was previously not able to be selected. Repeat Step 3 With Ethernet selected on the left.
Step 4

Mac OS X 10.7.x and Higher

1. Click on Spotlight in the top right of your screen. Type in Terminal. Open the first link, or the application link to open up the terminal.
Step 1
2. Once in Terminal you will run the following commands:
sudo networksetup –setv6off Wi-Fi
sudo networksetup –setv6off Ethernet
Step 2
*NOTE* These commands are case sensitive. Please type them in exactly and double check what you have entered. The first time you run the command it will ask you for a password to your Mac Account. This is also case sensitive!

Here are the steps to fix it:

Step 1: Open System Preferences and Select Profiles.

Step 2: Next, select the UF Profile and click on the minus button located at the bottom of the column.

Step 3: In the pop-up box, select Remove

Step 4: In the prompt enter your Computer Username and Password.


Step 5: In System Preferences, click on Network.

Step 5: Select the UF wireless SSID.

Step 6: In the pop-up box, re-enter your Gatorlink Username (without the @ufl.edu) and Password.

Step 7: Test multiple websites to ensure you are fully connected.

Congratulations you are now connected!

The following steps can be used with Mac OS X 10.4 and above.

Step 1


Go to the upper left-hand corner and click on the apple symbol.

Step 2

Click on System Perferences.

Click on System Perferences.

Step 3


Go to down under the System categoryand click on Date and Time.

Step 4

Update your date and time.