In the LAN or High Speed Internet section, right click on the Wireless Network Connection and select Properties. Under the Association tab, type or select the following settings: a. Enable IEEE 802.1x authentication for this network: Checked b. Authenticate as computer when computer information is available: 6.
Enter UCONN-SECURE (all caps) the Network Name (SSID) field at the top of the window. Under Network Authentication select WPA2 from the pull down menu. Click on the Properties button located under the EAP type.
Please refer to the documentation of your vendor's card in order to turn it off as this may interfere with the procedure here documented.
The SSID can be customized not only to make it easy for you to identify the name of your network but for security reasons as well.
If you see a message about Validating Identity upon connecting to the Cradlepoint router, it means WEP security mode is enabled.