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IT help links and resources for the Midway Community


To connect to Midway Wireless, select the following Wi-Fi option from any device:

  • Midway Public
  • Midway Faculty and Staff  (accessible to faculty and staff with Midway credentials)

Resident Students: Midway University WiFi is supplied as-is and performance depends on multiple variables such as the device you are using to connect. If you are having trouble connecting, you may need to disable the "Private Wi-Fi" setting on your device. Please see instructions below. If you have any issues, please contact the help desk at 


  1. Open the Settings app, then tap Wi-Fi.
  2. Tap the information button image001.pngnext to a network.
  3. Tap to turn Private Address on or off. If your device joined the network without using a private address, a privacy warning explains why.





  1. Open the Settings app, then click Wi-Fi.
  2. Tap the more button  next to Midway Public.
  3. Turn off Limit IP address tracking using the slider


  1. Open the Settings app, then tap Wi-Fi.
  2. Tap the name of the network you joined. If you haven't joined the network yet, swipe left on its name and tap more. 


3.  Tap to turn Private Address on or off. 



Open the Settings app
Select Network and Internet
Select Wi-Fi
Connect to the Wireless network in your area
Tap the gear icon next to the current connection
Select Advanced
Select Privacy
Select "Use device MAC"



Navigate to "Settings"
Select "Connections"
Select "Wi-Fi"
Select “Midway Public"
Tap the gear shaped icon next to the network you connected to
Select "Advanced"
On the next screen there is a menu labeled "MAC Address Type". Tap on "MAC Address Type"
Select “Use Phone/Device MAC”
Repeat these steps for the other wireless networks



  1. Click on the Network Settings icon and select "Network Settings." 



2. Select the Wi-Fi tab, and Turn off “Random Hardware address.”