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Guest Internet Access

BYOD Guide

Alpine ISD provides guest WiFi access. All internet traffic is monitored and recorded. Usage requires that a security certificate is installed on your device which can be downloaded just below.

iBoss SSL Security Certificate

You may not be able to access certain websites unless the above certificate is installed.

Security Certificate Installation Instructions

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iOS (Apple iPhones and iPads)
Firefox (Windows & MacOS)

Terms of Service


Click on the certificate within Safari.
You will be redirected to the ‘Install Profile’ option in the iOS settings.
Click Install in the upper right corner and enter your password if it prompts.
You will be prompted with a warning message, click Install in the top right and click ‘Install’ one last time when it prompts.

You must manually turn on trust for SSL when you install a profile that is sent to you via email or downloaded from a website.

If you want to turn on SSL trust for that certificate, go to Settings > General > About > Certificate Trust Settings. Under "Enable full trust for root certificates," turn on trust for the certificate.


Download the certificate. Open with defaults.
At the ‘Name the Certificate’ screen give the certificate a name (whatever you like) and press the OK button.

MacOS (Requires Administrator Credentials)

Download and click on the certificate.
You will be prompted to add the certificate to a keychain.
Choose System for the Keychain and click Add.
Enter administrator credentials.
Find the certificate (should be labeled Network Security), right click and choose Get Info.
Under Trust, choose Always Trust for Secure Sockets Layer (SSL).
Exit the dialog box and enter administrator credentials one more time.

(Alternate Method)
Go to Finder > Applications > Utilities > Keychain Access. You can also use Spotlight and search for Keychain Access
Select (System) and click on File > Import Items.
Locate the certificate that was downloaded and click ok.
If you are still having problems after installing the certificate, you may need to trust the certificate. Find and right click on the certificate, click Get Info. Under Trust, change the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) setting to Always Trust 


Click on the certificate and click open. Locate and click Install Certificate.
Choose Current User and click Next.
Choose Place all certificates in the following store. Click Browse and locate and choose Trusted Root Certification Authority.
Click Next and then Finish.

(Alternate Method)

Press the Windows Logo Key (Windows )  or the search icon and type certificate. Choose Manage User Certificates.
Right Click on Trusted Root Certification Authority > All Tasks > Import
Click Next and then click Browse and locate the certificate to Import.
Click Next and then Finish.

Firefox (Windows/MacOS)

Firefox handles certificates differently than other browsers. If you are wanting to use Firefox, then you will need to install the certificate from inside the browser. 
Open Firefox and click on the Settings Menu in the top right corner
In the menu on the right, click on Privacy and Security
Locate the Certificates section and click on View Certificates
Click Import
Locate and select the certificate you downloaded and click OK


For Unmanaged Chromebooks

Go to Settings > Privacy and security > Manage Certificates
Click on Import, locate the Certificate and click Open.

For Managed Chromebooks

You will need to contact the person responsible for managing your chromebooks and have them push out the certificate to your device.
In the Google Admin console go to Device Management > Network > Certificates.
Locate the OU (Organizational Unit) you wish to push the certificate out to and click Add Certificate 
Security Certificate Download



Alpine ISD Terms of Service

You are about to access the Internet through a wireless (WiFi) Internet access node (the "Service") operated by Alpine ISD.  The purpose of the Service is to provide free public wireless Internet access to visitors of Alpine ISD.  You may use the Service only if you agree to the following terms of service each time you access the Service.

Terms of Service (TOS)

Access to WiFi.

The Service is a free public service provided by Alpine ISD. Your access to the Service is completely at the discretion of Alpine ISD, and your access to the Service may be blocked, suspended, or terminated at any time for any reason including, but not limited to, violation of this Agreement, actions that may lead to liability for Alpine ISD, disruption of access to other users or networks, or violation of applicable laws or regulations. Alpine ISD may revise the TOS at any time. You must accept this Agreement each time you use the Service and it is your responsibility to review it for any changes each time.  This is an open wireless network.  No network communication is 100% secure.

Please remember: NO network communication should be considered private or protected. All communication over the Alpine ISD network is subject to monitoring. Alpine ISD reserves the right to reduce throughput or access as need be.

Acceptable Use of the Service.

Your use of the Service and any activities conducted online through the Service shall not violate any applicable law or regulation or the rights of Alpine ISD, or any third party. Alpine ISD cannot accept any responsibility for any injury or loss that results from inaccurate, unsuitable, offensive, or illegal Internet communications.


You acknowledge (i) that the Service may not be uninterrupted or error-free; (ii) that viruses or other harmful applications may be available through the Service; (iii) that Alpine ISD does not guarantee the security of the Service and that unauthorized third parties may access your computer or files or otherwise monitor your connection.


Spamming and Invasion of Privacy of Others, Violating Intellectual Property Law, Transmitting Obscene or Indecent Speech or Materials, Transmitting Defamatory or Abusive Language, Hacking or Distribution of Internet Viruses, Worms, Trojan Horses, or Other Destructive Activities.