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Configuring Windows* Domain Name for 802.1x Connection

When using 802.1x authentication for a wireless LAN connection where authentication is to a Windows* domain or to an Active Directory, use one of two methods for configuring the user name and domain name.

  • Legacy Domain Name: To use the legacy domain name enter the user id in the name field and enter the common name of the Windows domain in the domain field.
  • Fully Qualified Domain Name (FQDN): To use the FQDN, in the UserID field enter the user name, the @ symbol, and the FQDN.


If the user name is jdoe and the FQDN is wireless.intel.com use one of the following:


User ID


Legacy Domain Name jdoe WIRELESS
Legacy Domain Name - Alternate Format WIRELESS\jdoe leave blank
FQDN jdoe@wireless.intel.com leave blank

Operating System:

Windows XP Professional x64 Edition*, Windows 7, 32-bit*, Windows 7, 64-bit*, Windows XP Professional*

This applies to:

Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N + WiMAX 6250
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6200
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6205
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6205 For Desktop
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6230
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6235
Intel® Centrino® Ultimate-N 6300
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N + WiMAX 6150
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 100
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1000
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1030
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 105
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 130
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2200
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2200 For Desktop
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2230
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 for Desktop
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-N 7260
Intel® PRO/Wireless 2200BG Network Connection
Intel® PRO/Wireless 2915ABG Network Connection
Intel® PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection
Intel® WiFi Link 1000
Intel® WiFi Link 5300 and Intel® WiFi Link 5100 products
Intel® WiMAX/WiFi Link 5350 and Intel® WiMAX/WiFi Link 5150 products
Intel® Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN
Intel® Wireless-N 7260

Solution ID: CS-020829
Last Modified: 04-Dec-2014
Date Created: 28-Apr-2005
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