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Register Media Device

Media devices are equipment that have wired or wireless network capabilities like Roku, Apple Tv, Chromecast, DVD/Blu Ray Players, Playstation, Xbox, Wireless Printers, etc.

Students are allowed to register up to three media devices.

There are a couple of things you must do and some information that is needed before you can register your media device and it will gains internet access.

Items required:

  1. Media Device

  2. MAC Address of the Media Device
    (6 sets of 2 digits of letters and numbers equal 12-digits
    ex. 11-AA-2B-C4-DD-5F)

  3. Another device with internet capabilities (Smartphone, Tablet or Computer)

You do not need to register your Smartphone, Tablet or Laptop/Desktop computer. A Safeconnect Policy Key is required on these devices to obtain internet access.

Media Device:

  1. Power On your device
  2. Go into your device Settings and retrieve the Wired or Wireless MAC address (could be under Hardware address).
  3. Connect the device to the internet through the desired connection to obtain an IP adress:

    • Wired: Connect one end of your Cat5 Ethernet chord to the port in the wall and the other end to the Ethernet port of your device.
    • Wireless: Search for wireless access point named CCUResnet or CCUnwired and connect to it
    Note: All devices are given limited internet access, full access is given once it has been registered or has a safeconnect policy key installed
  4. Once connected to the internet, use the secondary device to register it.

Smartphone, Tablet or Computer

  1. Power On your secondary device
  2. Connect it to the internet to obtain an IP adress:

    • Wired: Connect one end of your Cat5 Ethernet chord to the port in the wall and the other end to the Ethernet port of your device.
    • Wireless: Search for wireless access point named CCUResnet or CCUnwired and connect to it
    • Select Connect to a network


  3. On the next screen, select CCUResnet or CCUnwired. Then click Connect.



  4. You should receive a message that you successfully connected to CCUResnet or CCUnwired. Click Close to close the window.



  5. Open a web browser


  6. Go to https://safeconnect.coastal.edu:9443/enroll


  7. Device Enrollment page


  8. Enter your coastal username and password and check the box to accept the policy


  9. Fill in your *MAC Address and Select your *Device Type.


    Once the information is filled in, select Enroll Device

    Note: if you register your Wired MAC Address, you must be connected to the internet through the wire.

    If you register your Wireless MAC Address, you must be connected to the internet through the wireless.

    If you register both Wired and Wireless, this will be considered as registering two devices.

If you experience any problems or have any questions, please contact Student Computing Services at 843-349-2908 or the Tech Support Center at 843-349-2220 for further assistance.




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