Device Registration on ResNet

Registration facts

  • If you want to register a device that cannot browse the Web (e.g., game console, TiVo, IP telephone), see Add a device manually
  • Routers do not need to be registered manually.
  • Your Unity ID can have a maximum of five devices registered to it at any given time. 
  • You can unregister a device via the online session manager
  • If you have a legitimate need for more than five devices, please send your request and explanation to resnet@ncsu.edu.
  • You should need to register a device only one time per semester.
    If you are asked to authenticate more frequently, please let us know by sending email to
    resnet@ncsu.edu.  

Your responsibility

You are responsible for the network activity of each device you register.

  • If you have a wireless access point that you allow others to use, all their activity will be linked to you.
  • If you register a computer for your friend, its activity will be linked to you.