Connect Gaming Consoles & Streaming Devices to the Wireless ...
UMass Amherst community members can connect gaming consoles and streaming devices to UMASS-DEVICES to access applications and play games online. Note: Connectivity is not guaranteed.
Supported devices: Gaming consoles (Nintendo, Playstation, Xbox) and personal assistants (e.g. Amazon Echo) and some other consumer device types. Support for specific devices on this network is provided on a best effort basis, and some may have trouble connecting.
How to Connect
Congratulations, you can now configure your registered device(s) for UMASS-DEVICES. If you have questions, call 413-545-TECH or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Not currently available at this timeFeatures available in a home setting may not work in the campus enterprise environment. Specifically, "secure intra-user based device communication" (e.g., L2 discovery, device discovery, additional features) is not available at this time.Static IPs, hostnames, and other custom network requirements are not supported at this time.If you connect your device before you register it you may have to power off the device for 30 minutes then re-connect.Older models may not work properly. UMass Amherst IT can only provide minimal support for older device models.Most smart TV models are supported with a limited subset of functionality.