Wireless lan validating identity

I was on the internet using a wireless hookup, then im not on the internet and its telling me its trying to "Validate Identity" I don't know what this means or what it needs to Validate and or who's or whats Identity?

I recenty switched from AT&T Uverse to Time Warner because AT&T Uverse could not support Cisco VPN Client.

The family all use MACs but I have a PC because my job requires a computer with windows.

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For background information, see Wireless LAN Technologies and Microsoft Windows.

For detailed information about a Windows-based authentication infrastructure, see Wireless Deployment Technology and Component Overview.

Choose a network authentication method should be set to PEAP b. Click the Settings button next to Choose a network authentication method 7. Verify the server's identity by validating the certificate is checked b. USERTrust RSA Certification Authority is checked under Trusted Root Certification Authorities d.

This article describes the steps necessary to connect to your Cradlepoint through your computer.

This will search for and automatically open the Control Panel.

Note: In Control Panel, set View by: to Large Icons.

If you see a message about Validating Identity upon connecting to the Cradlepoint router, it means WEP security mode is enabled.

To resolve this issue, disable 802.1X feature on your Windows computer.

Note: You must have installed the In Common certificates before completing the instructions below.

Refer to the help sheet titled Installing the In Common and User Trust Certificates (Windows) for details. From the Windows 10 Start screen, type Control Panel and then press the Enter key.

If an authentication requires additional information from the user, such as selecting one of multiple user certificates, a text balloon appears instructing the user.