- The type of authentication that must be used.
- How the computer must behave upon authentication.
The default value for the supplicant mode in Windows XP SP3 for a client that uses a wired network connection is 3. In this setting value, the client sends an Extensible Authentication Protocol over LAN (EAPOL)-Start message for each change in user context.
The default value for the authentication mode in Windows XP SP3 for a client that uses a wired network connection is 1. In this setting value, the client uses a combination of computer and user credentials for authentication. To enable computer-only authentication, you must add the appropriate settings to the XML file for the wired network connection profile.
For more information how to enable computer only authentication for an 802.1X-based wired network connection in Windows Vista, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
ID do Artigo: 949984 - Última Revisão: 22/10/2008 - Revisão: 1