Run that update, it probably will make you restart your computer.
Once that is done go in to the wireless network properties of the network you are trying to connect to, as explained in some earlier posts when they were navigating to the Authentication tab.
But with WPA/WPA2 networks it recognises them with full signals but cannot connect.
I had an unsecure network connection so I changed the security settings of my tp-link router from WEP to WAP-TKIP. after that, i changed my network settings to the same WAP-TPIK option. It just says "validating identity" and does not ask for a passkey at all. thanks You want to make sure you are using the same version of WPA on each side.
Source file not found(cabinet): C:\DOCUME~1\NELTOT~1.
id=214 I have also seen WPA - Enterprise as just WPA.
It was a very easy fix, after all the time I wasted.... Hope it helps: Another possibility for anyone else out there who happens to find this thread while searching for problems is that the Laptop if its old enough and running windows XP, does not have the ability to recognize the WPA2 security protocols, which if a new router is installed, is probably the security the network has.
This is a really easy fix: First download the Microsoft XP update KB893357 on a computer that has internet and get it to the computer that doesn't via flash drive or burning it to a CD.
If anyone can help me ASAP, I'd be extremely grateful.
The first thing that I would try is to open your device manager and left click the next to the network adapters tree to expand it.
computer has connected to secure networks before with no problem.