Eanes ISD

Guest Wifi

Security Certificate Installation

In an effort to better protect our students from inappropriate content we are now requiring ALL devices connected to our network to utilize the EISD SSL decryption certificate. This allows the district to better filter both content and enforce safe search browsing.

If you are utilizing a district supported device you should already have the decryption certificate installed. Otherwise you may need to follow the directions below in order to successfuly browse the internet utilizing our WiFi network.

Choose your Operating System below for installation instructions.
If you are using Firefox, regardless of your OS, select the Firefox tab.


Firefox

Firefox Browser
Firefox Browser Install Directions
  1. Make sure you have the Firefox browser open and click on this link: http://www4.eanesisd.net/ssl.cer
  2. In the pop up window, select "Trust this CA to identify websites", then click OK.

Once the install completes you should be able to access sites such as Gmail and Google.


Android

Android
Android Browser Install Directions
  1. From the Android browser, open this link: http://www4.eanesisd.net/ssl.cer
  2. In the pop up box, Type in 'FortiGate CA' (without the quotes) and click OK.
  3. If asked, enter your phone passcode

You should now be able to access sites such as Gmail and Google.

iOS

iOS
  1. Open up the Safari browser and type the address to the right into the Address Bar: http://www4.eanesisd.net/ssl.cer
  2. After you enter the address and press “Go”, a window will pop up asking if you want to install the profile “FortiGate CA”.
  3. Select “Install”, then select “Install Now” If asked, enter your passcode.
Make sure to completely close out the Safari Browser after this is done. You can go to your Home Screen, double-click the Home Button to bring up your active applications, then place your finger on the Safari app and swipe up to close the program. When you reopen it, you should be able to access sites such as Gmail and Google with no issue.

Macbook

Safari
  1. Open up the Safari browser and type the address to the right into the Address Bar: http://www4.eanesisd.net/ssl.cer
  2. A certificate will be downloaded to your Downloads Folder, typically located on your Mac’s Dock.
  3. Click on the certificate to bring up an “Add certificates” window, then, make sure “System” is selected in the Keychain drop down menu to make sure all users on your device will have the certificate. When this is done, click “Add”. Note image to the right for an example of how the settings should look.
  4. After you add the certificate, another window will come up asking if you want to trust certificates signed by “FortiGate CA” from now on. Click on “Always Trust”, and then you should be able to access sites such as Google without being blocked.

This will import the cert for Chrome as well.

Windows

Internet Explorer

  1. Open up the Internet Explorer Browser and type the address to the right into the Address Bar: http://www4.eanesisd.net/ssl.cer
  2. A window will pop up at the bottom of the browser window. choose “Open"
  3. Click “Install Certificate…”
  4. Click “Next” and then click “Next”
  5. Click “Finish”

This will import the cert for Chrome as well.

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