Get Connected to the Butler Network
Use these instructions or the How
to Connect to BU Secure Wireless flyer to connect
your devices to the Butler Network.
Unless you are a guest or are connecting a gaming/streaming
device, you must use the BU Secure Wireless
network. BU Guest/Open Wireless is not encrypted and does not allow
access to many Butler computing resources (including printing and
BUfiles). Guests should connect to BU Guest/Open Wireless.
Prepare your Device
In order to connect to the network, you must have the
- Automatic updates enabled - Help with Mac
automatic updates or Windows auto updates
- Firewall enabled - Help with Mac firewall or Windows
- Functioning and updated antivirus software - FREE antivirus
Select your Device
You must be ON CAMPUS to complete these steps.
Smartphones and Tablets
Game & Streaming Devices
Note: Chromecast and Apple TV will not function or fully
function on the Butler network. More information is