Validating identity windows xp
Hello, I'm trying to connect wirelessly from a Lenovo SL410 laptop to my fully functional home network.I have unchecked the authentication box in network properties and entered the existing network key. steve UPDATE: My home net was set to WPA2 (from my Win7 desktop), which XP doesn't appear to offer. The IE error apparently is due to an old version, I switched to Firefox and there are no further problems.For information about how to troubleshoot wireless connectivity on wireless networks that do not use 802.1X authentication, see Troubleshooting Microsoft Windows XP-based Wireless Networks in the Small Office or Home Office.Troubleshooting Tools in Windows Wireless AP Troubleshooting Tools IAS Troubleshooting Tools Troubleshooting IAS Authentication and Authorization Summary Related Links The tools for troubleshooting wireless connections in Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 are the Network Connections folder and tracing.Within the Network Connections folder, the text under the name of the connection corresponding to the wireless network adapter indicates the status of the connection.Figure 1 shows the information available for a wireless connection in the Windows XP Network Connections folder.For more information, click this message." When you click on the message, Windows displays the Support tab of the Status dialog box for the wireless connection, from which you can view additional details or attempt to repair the connection.Additionally, when you obtain status on the connection, you can view the signal strength on the General tab and the IP address configuration on the Support tab.
To obtain detailed information about how the Wireless Zero Configuration service connected to a wireless network for computers running Windows XP with SP2 or Windows Server 2003 with Service Pack 1, try the wireless connection again and view the and files in the \Tracing folder.
None of these changes gets saved.I try to connect, I get a permanent validating identity message and all of the settings I entered are erased.
I can't access the router setup page because Internet Explorer loads, then encounters an error and has to close.
The Network Connections folder and the notification area icons provide information about the state of the authentication.
If an authentication requires additional information from the user, such as selecting one of multiple user certificates, a text balloon appears instructing the user.
If a DHCP server is not found, it automatically configures an APIPA or alternate address.