Validating identity wireless xp
After this remove your router from preferred networks list. I had this problem on a laptop (lenovo) which i reinstalled xp on.This will allow you to pick your router from available wireless network again, and put in your encryption code. I tried all the other stuff like disabling 802.11 settings under properties blah blah ..nothing worked.This seemed to work for me after I disconnected from my router and reconnected again.However, you may have to go into "view wireless networks", and then choose "change order of preferred networks" in left corner of screen.Then go to "authentification" tab and untick the box saying "Enable IEEE802.1x to the availiable network" and that should solve your problem Graham UK i've tried this one, but it didn't work with my laptop Just figured this one out my techy friends, after spending over 6 hours following all of your suggestions and nothing worked. As I did you may need to go into the properties of the rounter under the "Advanced" tab then under the "Wireless settings" remove the checkmark for "Enable Wi Fi" Then click on "Save Settings" This did fix the issue for me.
I went to the atheros site and downloaded the lastest driver.Click on the Authentication tab and now uncheck the Enable IEEE 802.1x authentication for this network box. If the box was checked, then that was why you were getting the “unable to find a certificate to log you on to the network” message because Windows is looking for one, but your wireless router is not setup for certificate security. " From: Upgrade to SP3 and you should be able to connect to your network. What is strange though is that my netbook is connecting to our home network - which requires no password certificate.I have unticked the Hi i also have a problem with my wireless connection.