Wireless router stuck on validating identity
cheere Hadn't read all solutions so I apologize if I'm repeating someone but all I did was go back to Belkin router setup utility, or (192.168.2.1) and clicked "wi fi protected setup".
Then, I selected disable at the "wi fi protected setup (wps)" option.
Home Edition, etc.): You have now succesfully configured Windows XP to connect to eduroam network.
In order to connect to eduroam network in future, simply bring up Wireless Network Connection window by double-clicking its icon in the tray bar , select eduroam network and click on Connect.
If, for any reason, the connection turns to Manual, in order to re-connect, just bring up the available Wireless Network Connection window by double-clicking its icon in the tray bar , select eduroam and click on Connect.
In order to configure the connection back to Automatic, edit the eduroam profile, go to the Connection tab and check Connect when this network is in range: Figure 14: Setting Automatic connection  = If the Wireless Network Connection icon is not present, this may be due to the wireless network manager of your vendor's card taking over from Windows' built-in one (Wireless Zero Configuration).
To fix, you go into the properties page of your wireless connection, go to "Wireless Networks" tab and then to Properties of the chosen wireless network you are trying to connect to.
Are you receiving an endless "Validating Identity" connection status when trying to connect to a wireless network.
The below guide has been tested on MS Windows XP Professional and is based on Windows' default wireless configuration tool (Wireless Zero Configuration).
Screenshots are taken from Professional version thus may slightly differ from other versions (e.g.
Click on Properties once you select the wireless network that is having problems.
Click on the Authentication tab and now uncheck the Enable IEEE 802.1x authentication for this network box.
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First, click on the wireless icon in your taskbar and under Related Tasks, choose Change advanced settings.