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How to Set Up AES with LEAP in Windows Vista*

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Note Intel® PROSet/Wireless Wi-Fi Software and Microsoft Windows Vista* are required in order to set up LEAP in Windows Vista.

Setting up AES with LEAP in Windows Vista*

  1. Open the Start Menu
  2. Select Control Panel

  3. Select the Network and Sharing Center

  4. Select Manage Wireless Networks

  5. Click Add

  6. Select Manually Create a Network Profile

  7. Enter the Network name: exact Network name (SSID)
  8. Security type: No authentication (Open)
    Note The LEAP option is unavailable if a Security Type is selected.
  9. Check Start this connection automatically for this network profile
  10. Check Connect even if the network is not broadcasting if needed
  11. Click Next

  12. Click Change connection settings

  13. Click Security tab

  14. Security type: WPA2-Enterprise
  15. Encryption type: AES
  16. Choose a network authentication method: Cisco:LEAP

  17. Select settings to enter the username and password

  18. Click OK twice to save the profile


Intel Knowledge Base Article Disclaimer

Operating System:

Windows Vista 64*, Windows Vista Home Basic, 32-bit*, Windows Vista Home Premium, 32-bit*, Windows Vista Business, 32-bit*, Windows Vista Enterprise, 32-bit*, Windows Vista Ultimate, 32-bit*, Windows Vista Home Basic, 64-bit*, Windows Vista Home Premium, 64-bit*, Windows Vista Business, 64-bit*, Windows Vista Enterprise, 64-bit*, Windows Vista Ultimate, 64-bit*, Windows Vista*, Windows Vista 32*

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 135
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2200
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2200 For Desktop
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2230
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

Solution ID: CS-030849
Last Modified: 16-Oct-2014
Date Created: 30-Aug-2009
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