My wireless network connection says validating identity
After about 30 minutes of fiddling around with various settings, I was able to figure out what the problem was.
Here’s how to connect to your wireless router if you are getting this message.
First, click on the wireless icon in your taskbar and under Related Tasks, choose Change advanced settings.
Now click on the Wireless Networks tab and select the network in the list at the bottom.
You will need to enter your encryption information here in order to connect to your network.
In order to connect to FVCC's wireless network, you will need your FVCC Logon ID (aka. If you don't know your FVCC Logon ID and password, please bring a photo ID to MIS.
If you're having trouble connecting to a wifi network, you can sometimes fix the problem by removing and re-adding that profile.
Follow the instructions below to remove the network, then connect to it as a 'new' network. For more info see Delete a network connection in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. Find the network on the list, right-click it, and select When the network connects and Windows asks what type of network, pick Public.
In a few simple steps you can bypass Windows Validation, and the resulting "Limited or No Connectivity" issue on an encrypted connection.
In the next window click on the "Authentication" tab, Make sure "Enable IEEE 802.1x...." checkbox is UN-Checked, the rest of this window should be greyed out.Note: There have been reports of Android devices corrupting network profiles; when this happens, the device keeps trying and failing to connect to FVCCNET.