In order to connect to a wired connect on the RIT network, the device MAC address will need to be registered on start.rit.edu. A MAC (media access control) address is a unique address assigned to a computers wired and wireless device by the manufacture. MAC address contain numbers and letters A-F and are formatted as FF:FF:FF:FF:FF:FF. Below are the steps to connect to a wired connection.
Connecting to the Wired Network
Connect your device to a data jack in your room with an Ethernet cable. This jack is usually colored blue.