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ensure that the wireless drivers are updated to the latest version.I changed the settings for the wireless connection from "obtain IP/DNS Automatically" and put in the various addresses...
Edit: since you have just reformatted the xp machine.
However, my XP machine has ben sitting on.."Validating identity" for ages. possible but strange) it was weird, insecure (no NAT firewalling) and unnecessarily complicated. Yeah I think we need to figure out what's happening really :) Your computer should not do anything to connect – there should not be a "validating identity" screen, no logging in to a network, or anything like that.