1.    30 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10

    Windows Security Login pop up when connecting to wireless Network


    Hello,

    I recently started having this problem where every time I try to connect to a wireless network or even open the Network settings, I am prompted to login by Windows security. I have tried to log-in using my local PC login info as well as my microsoft account login info and neither of those work. As a result I am unable to use the wifi on my computer. This does not happen when I connect with ethernet cable. How do I disable/resolve this?

    This pops up:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	WindowsSecurityLogin.png 
Views:	3 
Size:	135.0 KB 
ID:	34884
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    30 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 4,344
    Mac OS Sierra

    Any Network shares that you have the computer set up to connect to? That pop-up is when the computer needs to connect to a Share, not the Wifi.

    What is the manufacturer and model of the Gateway that you are using to connect to.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    31 Aug 2015 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10

    Same issue here. I have two Windows 10 laptops and I can't get one of them to connect to my home Wifi network. Whenever I try to connect, I get the "Windows security" popup, asking me for credentials. This is NOT the "Wireless password" popup, but something else.

    My network card is "Atheros AR5B93 Wireless Network Adapter", running on an Aspire 7741G laptop. Upgrading to newer drivers from the Windows Update Catalog, will let you know how it goes.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    31 Aug 2015 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10

    Upgrading the drivers solved nothing. Neither did unchecking the power option in Device Manager.
    What I ended up doing is using another router. With this new setup, the problem doesn't seem to show up any more.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  5.    20 Oct 2016 #5
    Join Date : Oct 2016
    Posts : 2
    windows 10

    same here


    i got the same problem
    im unable to connect with the wifi network

    does anyone got further informations to solve this problem?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  6.    17 Nov 2016 #6
    Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10

    I had the same problem and managed to solve it like so:

    I went to Network Settings:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	df89115ace.png 
Views:	12 
Size:	6.9 KB 
ID:	110392

    Status:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	7ff7a73295.png 
Views:	1 
Size:	30.8 KB 
ID:	110393

    And then selected "Network Reset." Doing this will make Windows forget the connection credentials for the WiFi, so you'll have to re-enter them after you restart your computer, but I didn't get burdened by the Windows Security pop-up that was blocking me from connecting.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Network & Sharing Add or Remove Wireless Network from Filter in Windows 10
How to Add or Remove Wireless Network from Allowed or Blocked Filter List in Windows 10 If you have a PC with a wireless network adapter, you will see a list of available wireless networks in your area to select to connect to. The wireless...
Tutorials
Network & Sharing Connect To Wireless Network in Windows 10
How to Connect To a Wireless Network in Windows 10 When you connect to a new wireless network, Windows will create a profile for the wireless network. A wireless (Wi-Fi) network profile contains the SSID (network name), password key, and security...
Tutorials
Network & Sharing Delete Wireless Network Profile in Windows 10
How to Delete a Wireless Network Profile in Windows 10 When you connect to a new wireless network, Windows will create a profile for the wireless network. A wireless (Wi-Fi) network profile contains the network name (SSID), password key, and...
Tutorials
Network & Sharing Set Wireless Network as Metered or Non-Metered in Windows 10
Set Wireless Network as Metered or Non-Metered Connection in Windows 10 Internet service providers can charge by the amount of data used (the amount of data sent and received by your PC). That's called a metered Internet connection. These plans...
Tutorials
Windows 10 thinks I'm not connected to wireless network
Good evening, I've just upgraded from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 on a brand new laptop and downloaded a few programs - Firefox, Chrome, iTunes and so on. I've also installed BullGuard as I got a 12 month subscription with the laptop. For some...
Network and Sharing
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:27.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums