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Wlan validating identity

When you try to search the wireless network, there is a piece of information shows ”Windows cannot configure this wireless network settings………” This is caused by some programs may block your Microsoft zero configuration tool, you can try to enable it by clicking Here 2.

Although you may be able to connect to the eduroam wireless network without validating the server certificate, your connection will not be secure.

The network name for the secure wireless network is eduroam. The wireless Network Authentication type is WPA2 Enterprise. If your wireless device does not support WPA2/AES, select WPA authentication and TKIP encryption.

The "EAP Authentication Type" or "Outer Authentication Protocol" is PEAP or PEAPv0. Your password should be the password you use to access Office 365. If asked for an "Outer Identity", "Anonymous Identity" or "Roaming Identity", leave it blank. You should choose to Validate the Server Certificate.

Please check the Service Pack of your laptop to see whether it’s SP1 、 SP2 or SP3 ( Click on Start, find my computer, right click on my computer and choose properties) SP1 can support WEP ony; SP2 can support WEP 、 WPA-PSK(WPA-personal); SP3 can support WEP 、 WPA-PSK ( WPA-personal ) 、 WPA2-PSK ( WPA2-personal ) Please make sure of the SP version of your laptop and set the corresponding security type. Once connected to the wifi, it shows “Validating identity” ( Windows cannot find a certificate to log you on the network ) Please try to cancel the authentication by click Here 4. Try to change your SSID and channel on the router’s configuration page.

It shows “acquiring network address” after you entering the security key, later shows “limited or no connectivity” Please try bellowing one by one: a. For Windows Vista & 7: Please be awared that Vista has some compatibility issue with different security type, once you meet the connection problem with vista, it is highly recommended to try other laptops with different operating system, such as win xp or win 7. When try to connect the ssid, it shows “Windows was unable to connect to the XXX network” a.

For troubleshooting purposes, server certificate validation can be disabled on one or multiple clients, allowing those clients to connect regardless of the certificate in use.

If using OS X, sometimes it can take up to 10 seconds for authentication to complete.

Manually configure a static ip address for the wireless network to see whether it can access the internet.