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Deploying wireless enterprise settings to laptops.

By musicmandan99 ·
Has anyone come across a way to deploy WPA2 setting over the
network?

Theses are the settings

SSI WIMlan
Enterprise Security
Network Auth: WPA2 Enterprise
Network Access Control: IEEE 802.1x
Data Encryption: AES
Authentication Type: PEAP
Authentication Protocol: MS-CHAP-V2
Uncheck ?Validate server certificate?

Users are using there AD user name and password for authentication.

Our domain is on server 2000 so I can?t push a wireless GPO.
We are not using any third party apps to manage the wireless settings
(intel Pro Set), but might be open to them if we can push the setting
to about 200 laptops on our network.

any ideas?
Does anyone know how to write a script to input the settings into the
PC?s?

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WPA2 support in wireless Group Policy settings

WPA2 support in wireless Group Policy settings
A computer that has the WPA2/WPS IE Update installed lets users manually configure options for WPA2 authentication and encryption. However, until the Wireless Client Update is installed, network administrators cannot centrally configure WPA2 options by using the Wireless Network (IEEE 802.11) Policies node of Computer Configuration Group Policy. Computers that have Windows XP Service Pack 2 and the Wireless Client Update installed can apply these configuration options when they configure the computers by using Computer Configuration Group Policy.

To configure WPA2 authentication settings for wireless clients that are running Windows XP with SP2, the client computers must be members of a Windows Server 2003 Active Directory domain. The clients must also have the Wireless Client Update for Windows XP with Service Pack 2 installed. The WPA2 authentication settings must be configured from the Group Policy Object Editor snap-in on a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server Code Name ?Longhorn.? For an example configuration in a test lab, see the Windows Vista Wireless Networking Evaluation Guide. To obtain this guide, visit the follow Microsoft Web site:
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=79943
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/network/bb530679.aspx

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