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Unread 16-08-2007, 02:45 PM   #1
Gonzo
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Wireless WPA2 on XP not showing?

How can I get the WPA2 as a wireless option on my Windows XP SP2 laptop?
 
Unread 16-08-2007, 02:45 PM   #2
Marcin Domaslawski
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Re: Wireless WPA2 on XP not showing?

Hi,

To WPA2 you need hotfix for Windows XP:
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/u...ssecurity.mspx

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/d...displaylang=en

Marcin Domaslawski


"Gonzo" <no@no.com> wrote in message
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> How can I get the WPA2 as a wireless option on my Windows XP SP2 laptop?


 
Unread 16-08-2007, 02:45 PM   #3
Marcin Domaslawski
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Re: Wireless WPA2 on XP not showing?

Hi,

To WPA2 you need hotfix for Windows XP:
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/u...ssecurity.mspx

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/d...displaylang=en

Marcin Domaslawski


"Gonzo" <no@no.com> wrote in message
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> How can I get the WPA2 as a wireless option on my Windows XP SP2 laptop?


 
Unread 16-08-2007, 02:47 PM   #4
Detlev Dreyer
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Re: Wireless WPA2 on XP not showing?

"Gonzo" <no@no.com> wrote:
^^^^^^^^^
Do you have a mail account with InTechnology Plc, GB? If this is not the
case, stop that nonsense!

> How can I get the WPA2 as a wireless option on my Windows XP SP2 laptop?


You can't unless your WLAN driver supports that feature *and* having the
update KB917021 installed, replacing the obsolete update KB893357.
"Update for Windows XP (KB917021)"
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/d...8-f7fc20195769

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Unread 16-08-2007, 02:47 PM   #5
Detlev Dreyer
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Re: Wireless WPA2 on XP not showing?

"Gonzo" <no@no.com> wrote:
^^^^^^^^^
Do you have a mail account with InTechnology Plc, GB? If this is not the
case, stop that nonsense!

> How can I get the WPA2 as a wireless option on my Windows XP SP2 laptop?


You can't unless your WLAN driver supports that feature *and* having the
update KB917021 installed, replacing the obsolete update KB893357.
"Update for Windows XP (KB917021)"
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/d...8-f7fc20195769

--
d-d
 
Unread 16-08-2007, 02:49 PM   #6
Detlev Dreyer
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Re: Wireless WPA2 on XP not showing?

"Gonzo" <no@spam.com> wrote:
^^^^^^^^^^^
No improvement since that domain belongs to CrystalTech Web Hosting Inc.,
Phoenix, AZ. Shall they get all the spam on behalf of you? Stop faking
any mail address!

> The WLAN do support WPA2,


The WLAN *driver* and the WLAN hardware have to support WPA2.

> so I only need KB917021?


Yes. "The Wi-Fi Protected Access 2 (WPA2)/Wireless Provisioning Services
Information Element (WPS IE) update for Windows XP with Service Pack 2
is available" http://support.microsoft.com/kb/893357/en-us

"Description of the Wireless Client Update for Windows XP with Service
Pack 2" http://support.microsoft.com/kb/917021/en-us (excerpt)

| This update replaces hotfix 893357.

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Unread 16-08-2007, 02:49 PM   #7
Detlev Dreyer
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Re: Wireless WPA2 on XP not showing?

"Gonzo" <no@spam.com> wrote:
^^^^^^^^^^^
No improvement since that domain belongs to CrystalTech Web Hosting Inc.,
Phoenix, AZ. Shall they get all the spam on behalf of you? Stop faking
any mail address!

> The WLAN do support WPA2,


The WLAN *driver* and the WLAN hardware have to support WPA2.

> so I only need KB917021?


Yes. "The Wi-Fi Protected Access 2 (WPA2)/Wireless Provisioning Services
Information Element (WPS IE) update for Windows XP with Service Pack 2
is available" http://support.microsoft.com/kb/893357/en-us

"Description of the Wireless Client Update for Windows XP with Service
Pack 2" http://support.microsoft.com/kb/917021/en-us (excerpt)

| This update replaces hotfix 893357.

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d-d
 
Unread 16-08-2007, 02:50 PM   #8
Gonzo
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Re: Wireless WPA2 on XP not showing?

Apparently KB917021 replaced KB893357 why keep KB893357 then to download?

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/d...8-f7fc20195769


"Marcin Domaslawski" <mila025@wp.pl> wrote in message
news:CC88CED4-C7FE-46B0-B415-344CF2824640@microsoft.com...
> Hi,
>
> To WPA2 you need hotfix for Windows XP:
> http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/u...ssecurity.mspx
>
> http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/d...displaylang=en
>
> Marcin Domaslawski
>
>
> "Gonzo" <no@no.com> wrote in message
> news:8E166EE7-2E50-4EE0-BDE2-7001656A82E4@microsoft.com...
>> How can I get the WPA2 as a wireless option on my Windows XP SP2 laptop?

>



 
Unread 16-08-2007, 02:50 PM   #9
Gonzo
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Re: Wireless WPA2 on XP not showing?

Apparently KB917021 replaced KB893357 why keep KB893357 then to download?

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/d...8-f7fc20195769


"Marcin Domaslawski" <mila025@wp.pl> wrote in message
news:CC88CED4-C7FE-46B0-B415-344CF2824640@microsoft.com...
> Hi,
>
> To WPA2 you need hotfix for Windows XP:
> http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/u...ssecurity.mspx
>
> http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/d...displaylang=en
>
> Marcin Domaslawski
>
>
> "Gonzo" <no@no.com> wrote in message
> news:8E166EE7-2E50-4EE0-BDE2-7001656A82E4@microsoft.com...
>> How can I get the WPA2 as a wireless option on my Windows XP SP2 laptop?

>



 
Unread 16-08-2007, 02:51 PM   #10
Gonzo
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Re: Wireless WPA2 on XP not showing?

I have everything I need lover

"Detlev Dreyer" <detdreyer@flashmail.com> wrote in message
news:55faf03738ce57dfa811911344809f5a@d-d.mvps.org...
> "Gonzo" <no@spam.com> wrote:
> ^^^^^^^^^^^
>> As said earlier the WLAN drive does support WPA2.
>>
>> KB917021 it is then.

>
> As said earlier. If you need further asstistance, contact the hotline
> with costs. EOD&EOT.
>
> --
> d-d



 
 

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