IP registration of a device which can connect both wired and via "wifi" (wireless): fill out both hardware addresses. (Ethernet Address + Wireless Ethernet address (MAC address)).
IP registration of a device which can connect via "wifi" (wireless) only (VOID, this registration is no longer required, was formerly required for wireless connection to eduroam (or UGentWPA) for staff): fill out the Wireless Ethernet address (MAC address) Use the manual of your device or search for "MAC address look-up" for your device.
After the IP request form has been processed, the IP report is mailed to the contact person.
Configure your device so that the IP settings (IP address and DNS server address) are assigned automatically.
This is usually the case by default. If not, the configuration should be altered to obtain an IP address automatically.
The person who performs the IP registration change becomes the contact person for the device.
Enter the Host name (leave out "ugent.be") or the IP address.
If you do not know the Host name or the IP address you can look up the device. Fill out the (first and) last name of the contact person next to "Lijst van computers met als Contact-persoon" and click 'SEARCH'.
Click on the radio button next to "Wijziging".
Click "Submit". The form expands.
Enter the changes in the form. Click "Submit" to register the data.
Even if you change nothing, when you click "Submit", you become the contact person for the device.
Only for devices in the IIC (only exception), the registration of a device can/has to be done
by means of a paper IP request form.
Send the IP request form to firstname.lastname@example.org