can connect to the park wi-fi modem/router but why can I
not sign-on to the internet?
computer, laptop, tablet and cell phone are
different because of the way you or your
provider has set its system up.
KOFA's Wi-Fi sign-on page normally appears
shortly after you open your web browser.
It cannot however, override a secure web
page such as Googles home page or any web page
that begins as 'HTTPS://.
To resolve the
sign-on issue, in your browser's address bar
enter an 'HTTP:// site such as http://kofako-op.com.
Shortly after the page appears, the KOFA Wi-Fi sign-on will appear.
am having trouble connecting to the Wi-Fi system. What can I do about it?
Ko-ops Wi-Fi system was designed to be
accessible anywhere in the park by most computers
and laptops. However, some laptops and
many tablet devices have a very poor internal
antenna. In such a case, the Technical
committee recommends using the Alfa
500mW Wireless Antenna. They are
available from KOFA for $30.00 and can be used
anywhere your travels take you. Contact Fred Schwarz
on lot 59 to purchase the device. After installation,
if you have been assigned a KOFA Access Code,
you will need to exchange it for a new Access
can't I stream Netflix or
||It would require a disproportionate share of the service.
my computer starts a Windows Update
automatically. What should I do about it?
can stop automatic updates by the following
procedure: 1. Open Windows Update by clicking
the Start Button and displaying the Programs
List. 2. In the left pane, click on Change
Settings 3. Under Important Updates,
choose the option - 'check for updates but let
me choose whether to download and install them.'
4. Click OK.
heard KOFA has had some problems with pirated
movies. What does that mean, and are the possible consequences for our
park, and what are we doing about it?
music and the like are copyrighted
material. To copy, distribute or download
copyright material without permission is a felony
subject to imprisonment and/or heavy
fines. On several occasions, KOFA's
network has been identified as violating
copyright and its
internet provider has cut off access.
Resumption of service was provided only after
park assurances the matter was
has instituted a 'network
access control' policy for its wifi
network. For a device to access the
system, an access code, identifying the user,
will be issued by the office at the time of
check-in. This will help identify any
abusers of the system, who may have their access
restricted or terminated.
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