Cannot connect to dlink router validating identity
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. Once I unchecked that box and tried to reconnect to the wireless network, everything worked fine!
Are you receiving an endless "Validating Identity" connection status when trying to connect to a wireless network.
I can't figure out why I can't get it up and running now.
Try a different laptop to see whether it has the same problem. You can login ) and go to Wireless-Wireless Settings page to check it. Change the Wireless Network Name and Channel, save and reboot. Try to change different security type to see whether you meet the same problem. Below are FAQs about how to remove wireless profile: Windows XP; Windows Vista; Windows 7; Windows 8; Windows 10; MAC OS.
Make sure that the WLAN light is on or flashing, check the settings whether the SSID is broadcasted.
Uncheck "The key is provided for me automatically" and enter and confirm your Network key.
A Service Set Identifier (SSID) is the network name being broadcasted by your TP-Link wireless router. If the Problem is caused by your laptop, please call the support of your laptop. When you connect to a wireless network, the settings and profile of that specific network is saved on your computer so that you won’t have to re-enter your network credentials, such as the wireless security key to connect the next time.It can find the network fine, but when I try to connect, I don't get the password prompt -- it moves straight to "validating identity," scans, and then says "Windows was not able to find a certificate to log you on to the wireless network Foo." The maddening thing is that the card was working fine a week ago, in the same box, using the same OS.