Step 5 Select the Authentication tab and uncheck the Enable IEEE 802.1x authentication for this network box.

If the Enable IEEE 802.1x authentication for this network box is checked, it will trigger the “unable to find a certificate to log you on to the network” message because Windows is looking for a certificate but your wireless router is not set up for certificate security.

After about 30 minutes of fiddling around with various settings, I was able to figure out what the problem was.

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The User name will probably be "admin" (without the quote marks) but the password can vary according to the brand of router **.

Once in to the router's setup screens, go to wireless security and review or renew the wireless security type and password.

[Note: If you have a NETGEAR router, the steps will probably be similar, but may vary slightly.

Change TM Unifi Wireless router password: To access the configuration utility, open a web-browser such as Internet Explorer and enter the IP address of the router.

But if you’re interested in sheltering your child, there’s an equally lavish smorgasbord of parental control and net nannying tools at your disposal.

The logical route for today’s concerned, yet lazy, parent, is to shell out hundreds of bucks for some off-the-shelf piece of software that they can install on their kid’s computer.

I recently bought a new Linksys wireless router and after setting it up with basic WEP security, I tried to logon from my laptop and was successful! So then I tried to connect from my desktop computer that has a wireless USB adapter attached to it and I ended up getting this error message: Fabulous! I checked my settings on the wireless router to make sure I didn’t accidentally setup certificate security, but found no such thing.

Also, since I was able to connect from my laptop with no problem, it led me to believe it was something wrong with my desktop.

WPA PSK TKIP is the most common security type in use.