Archived from groups: alt.internet.wireless (More info?)
Michael G wrote:
> I have a Toshiba laptop with a Toshiba Mini PCI Wireless card built in
> (drivers from Agere). The OS is Windows XP Pro.
> When I first set this up, I got the WEP encryption working with no
> problems. Than along comes WPA.
> I upgraded the router to Firmware Version: 1.50.10, got the latest
> drivers for the wireless NIC, and installed the windows XP patch for
> wireless networks.
> My problem is that once I turn on WPA (or WEP), it shuts down the
> connection after about 2 minutes. If I turn off all encryption, the
> connection stays indefinately.
> Any ideas?
For WEP, turn OFF 802.11x Authentication. For WPA, turn ON 802.11x
Authentication (or reverse the current setting).