For background information, see Wireless LAN Technologies and Microsoft Windows.For detailed information about a Windows-based authentication infrastructure, see Wireless Deployment Technology and Component Overview.For detailed information about how to deploy a wireless LAN using IEEE 802.1X authentication, see Deployment of Protected 802.11 Networks Using Microsoft Windows.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.The below guide has been tested on MS Windows XP Professional and is based on Windows' default wireless configuration tool (Wireless Zero Configuration).
Abstract This article describes the tools used to troubleshoot a Microsoft Windows XP or Windows Server 2003-based wireless client, a wireless access point (AP), and the Internet Authentication Service (IAS) when using Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) 802.1X authentication for IEEE 802.11-based wireless connections.
Here’s how to connect to your wireless router if you are getting this message.
First, click on the wireless icon in your taskbar and under Related Tasks, choose Change advanced settings.
Ok so I setup the router to only transmit wireless N and to use WPA2 only.
When I try to connect using the windows zero configuration utility it gets stuck validating identity.