Validating identity wireless
It finds the router fine but stalls at \u0027validating identity\u0027. It used to work so I know it\u0027s fundamentally ok.I have seen this in the router properties (i.e - from Open to WPA), tried this, but then it wont connect at all. I have seen this in the router properties (i.e - from Open to WPA), tried this, but then it wont connect at all. PLEASE NOTE: Do not post advertisements, offensive materials, profanity, or personal attacks.Please remember to be considerate of other members. Right click on the network icon, select properties, then the tab for Authentication. If you have an antivirus with firewall, make sure to also deactivate windows firewall. I have an old Dell Dimensions 8400 running Windows XP. I tried this tip that the article gave me, but it did not work.