• BYOD - Bring Your Own Device - and a required SSL Certificate

    If you decide to use Almond-Bancroft's Public WiFi with your personal WiFi device(s), you will need to import an SSL Certificate into the web browser(s) you use on your personal WiFi device.  This SSL Certificate will allow proper communication between your personal WiFi device and the district's Web Content Filter for specific sites now using HTTPS (encrytped data transfer) such as google.com  This is necessary to meet federal and state "regulations" regarding Internet Safety.

    Below you will find instructions for importing this SSL certificate into each of three "popular" web browsers:  Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer/Edge.

  • How to Import this SSL Certificate into Google Chrome:

    • Open this webpage using the Google Chrome web browser
    • Click here to download the iboss2.abschools.k12.wi.us.crt file
    • Click the Triangle menu button to the right of the iboss.abschools.k12.wi.us.crt file icon on the Downloads bar at the bottom of the window
    • Click Open on the menu which appears
    • Click the Open button on the window which appears
    • Click the Install Certificate... button on the General tab of the Certificate window which appears
    • Click the Next button
    • Select/Check Place all certificates in the following store option (second option)
    • Click the Browse... button
    • Select/Click Trusted Root Certificate Authorities on the list (second item)
    • Click the OK button
    • Click the Next button
    • Click the Finish button
    • Click the OK button
    • Click the OK button
  • How to Import this SSL Certificate into Mozilla Firefox:

    • Open this webpage using the Mozilla FireFox web browser
    • Click here to download the iboss2.abschools.k12.wi.us.crt file
    • Select/Check Trust this CA to identitfy websites option (first/top option)
    • Click the OK button
  • How to Import this SSL Certificate into Microsoft Internet Explorer/Edge:

    • Open this webpage using the Internet Explorer/Edge web browser
    • Click here to download the iboss2.abschools.k12.wi.us.crt file
    • Click the Open button on the dialogue bar which appears
    • Click the Install Certificate... button on the General tab of the Certificate window which appears
    • Click the Next button
    • Select/Check Place all certificates in the following store option (second option)
    • Click the Browse... button
    • Select/Click Trusted Root Certificate Authorities on the list (second item)
    • Click the OK button
    • Click the Next button
    • Click the Finish button
    • Click the OK button
    • Click the OK button