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TTUnet Network Registration

Register Gaming Devices:

To register your gaming console, please visit the following link: Register Gaming Console

NOTE: Physical Address is another term for MAC Address, Hardware Address & Ethernet Address.

To find the Physical Address for your console, please click the appropriate console link below.

PlayStation 2:

  1. Power up the PlayStation 2 and with the Network Adaptor Startup Disc.
  2. Once it has loaded, select ISP Setup and press X.

  3. The ISP SETUP will begin to load. Select Agree and press X to continue.

  4. For connection type, choose Local Area Network (LAN) and press X.

  5. Select Automatic Configuration and press X.

  6. At the connection test screen, select Advanced and press X.

  7. In the Advanced Broadband Settings screen, make sure Automatic is selected. On this screen, you will see the Physical Address at the bottom.

PlayStation 3:

To find the Physical Address of your Sony PlayStation 3:

  1. Navigate to the Settings icon (located on the far left).
  2. Press the "X" button.
  3. Navigate up/down until you see the System Settings icon.
  4. Press the "X" button.
  5. Scroll up/down until you see System Information.
  6. Press the "X" button.

Microsoft Xbox:

  1. Turn on your Xbox console with no game disc in the disc tray.
  2. From the Xbox Dashboard, choose Settings.

  3. On the Settings screen, select Network Settings.

  4. The Physical Address is the 12-digit number at the bottom-right corner of the Network Settings screen.

Microsoft Xbox 360:

  1. Go to the System area of the Xbox Dashboard and select Network Settings.

  2. Select Edit Settings.

  3. Go to Additional Settings, then select Advanced Settings.

  4. At the bottom of this screen you'll see Wired MAC Address.

Nintendo Wii:

Nintendo Wii consoles have a wireless adapter which cannot connect to the TTUnet wireless network. Registering the wireless MAC address will not allow the Wii to connect to the network. The "Wii LAN USB Adapter" or the "Wii Wi-Fi USB Adapter" should be purchased in order to connect to the TTUnet wired network.

To register the MAC address for the wired LAN adapter on your Nintendo Wii:

STEP 1: From the Wii Channel menu, select "Wii Settings" (the round button on the bottom-left of the screen with "Wii" on it).

STEP 2: Select "Internet," then "Console Settings".

STEP 3: The MAC address of the Wii console is displayed on the first line. The LAN MAC address will be needed to register your game console, so please take note of it by writing it down.

Valid Wii MAC Address Prefixes:

STEP 4: Using a Web browser, visit http://www.net.ttu.edu/eraidershim/bn_game. Using the MAC address obtained in Step 3, fill out the form on the Web site to register your Wii.