Local area connection validating identity
Verify that this string is correct from the properties of the Smart Card and Other Certificate EAP type on the Authentication tab from the properties of the wireless connection that corresponds to the wireless LAN network adapter.Figure 3 shows the default properties of the Smart Card and Other Certificate EAP type for Windows XP with no service packs installed and Windows 2000.For detailed information about the contents of the and files, see A Support Guide for Wireless Diagnostics and Troubleshooting.To obtain detailed information about the EAP authentication process, try the authentication process again and view the and files in the \Tracing folder.Within the Network Connections folder, the text under the name of the connection corresponding to the wireless network adapter indicates the status of the connection.
This article also describes the most common problems with IAS authentication and authorization, certificate properties, and the process of certificate validation for both wireless client and IAS server certificates.
For detailed information about a Windows-based authentication infrastructure, see Wireless Deployment Technology and Component Overview.
For detailed information about how to deploy a wireless LAN using IEEE 802.1X authentication, see Deployment of Protected 802.11 Networks Using Microsoft Windows.
To disable tracing, type netsh ras set tracing * disabled at a command prompt.
For more information about tracing, see "IAS Troubleshooting Tools" in this article.