Irvington, VA offers free, one-click, unlimited Wi-Fi. There is no purchase or subscription required, no password needed and no time limit on your session.

We want to provide you with a great town experience while giving you access to the outside world through the internet. We hope that you will visit us soon!

 

INSTRUCTIONS: For Technical Support, please call (804) 436-3898.

You need a Wi-Fi (802.11b/g) enabled device. Most newer laptops have built-in Wi-Fi capabilities. Older versions may require a separate Wi-Fi card, which you can purchase at most larger electronics retailers. Any chip or card that has been certified for compliance with the Wi-Fi wireless LAN standard (IEE 802.11b) can be used. More and more PDAs and even cell phones are now Wi-Fi enabled. A manufacturer or service provider can help you identify these devices.

Connecting is simple: When in the Town of Irvington, VA, just turn on your computer (or PDA), select ‘Irvington Wi-Fi’ from the available wireless networks and open the Internet browser. You will be pointed to the Irvington’s splash page where you can select the “I agree, Login” button, after reading the terms and conditions of use.

Irvington’s Wireless’ high-speed Internet access has Data-transfer rates are up to 1.5 Mbps for wireless access, however, they also depend upon on the underlying transport rate.

Irvington’s Wi-Fi does not enable WEP (Wired Equivalency Protection) on any of the wireless equipment used in their networks. Therefore, no special keys are required to use Irvington’s Wireless Internet access. WEP encryption is not yet practical for a public access network, due in part to the absence of a standardized method for relaying encryption keys between different manufacturers’ equipment. The Irvington’s Wireless system supports secure Virtual Private Network (VPN) access for optimum security. Irvington’s Wireless also encourages its users to observe standard security practices, such as ensuring that computer hard drives are not shared.