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Windows 7: Cannot Delete Network Profile

25 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7
Cannot Delete Network Profile

I have a Lenovo T61 that I upgraded to Windows 7 Ultimate from Vista Ultimate. Wireless networking works fine except for one profile that was used in Vista. When I try to connect to that particular site, the network attempts connect but always fail. The network trys to connect to a profile that was previously used in this situation, however the properties indicate Windows Vista. I believe if I could delete the profile, a new one would be created and connection could be made.

The problem is: I cannot delete the profile. I cannot locate it on the system. The only time it appears is when trying to connect to this particular site. A text file is generated when I use the troubleshooter. Please see below. Any help provided would be appreciated.

Connection status: Disconnected
Cause: Failed for an unknown reason.
Error code: 65537
Recommended actions:
Verify that the encryption settings (WEP/TKIP/AES) specified in this profile match those expected by the wireless network.
Verify that the wireless adapter in your computer has not been restricted from accessing the radio channels being used by the wireless network.

If the problem persists, contact your network administrator and provide the troubleshooting information below.

Adapter Details
Adapter name Intel(R) Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN
Adapter type Wireless LAN
Adapter speed 300.0 Mbps
Driver/Firmware version N/A
Adapter status Enabled
Connection Status Disconnected
Disable unused cards? No

TCP/IP Settings
DHCP enabled? Yes
Append parent suffixes of the primary DNS suffix? Yes
Register connection's DNS suffix in registration? Yes
Register connection's DNS suffix in DNS registration? Yes
Enable LMHOSTS Lookup? No
NetBIOS setting "Default"

Wireless Settings
Network name (SSID) linksys
Connection type Access point
Wireless mode Auto
Security encryption None

Security Details
Disable file and printer sharing? Yes
Enable windows firewall? Yes
Disable internet connection sharing? Yes

System Information
System model 6459CTO
BIOS version 7LETC4WW (2.24 )
Operating system version Windows Vista, Service pack 0
Access connections version 5.02

Access Point scan list
Network name (SSID) Wireless mode MAC address Signal strength Channel
Gavin 802.11g 00:0F:66:0B:99:78 20% 11
Tameka 802.11g 00:21:29:79:55:E4 36% 6
2WIRE867 802.11g 00:25:3C:3D:EC:99 70% 6
sidney 802.11g 00:17:3F:6B:87:19 31% 6
linksys 802.11g 00:18:39:E2:6A:70 85% 6
Uplink03 802.11g 00:1CF:1D:34:BE 45% 1
home 802.11g 00:19:7E:0F:B2:56 38% 6
WEST0440 802.11g 00:12:0E:50:7F:5A 23% 6
NOTAVAILABLE 00:1B:2F:66:79:08 33% 11
Home Base 00:22:75:32:87:27 33% 6
HomeWireless 00:23:69:BB:113 18% 11
NaturalDisaster 802.11g 00:24:B2:9E:0C:54 23% 11
HRACH 802.11g 00:1F:33:B9:84:A2 26% 6
Belkin_G_Plus_MIMO_00563F 802.11g 00:1CF:00:56:3F 21% 1

Global Settings
Allow all users of this system to switch to any existing location profile -> No
Enable automatic wireless LAN radio control -> Yes
Enable Wake-On-Lan for Ethernet adapter ->No
Enable auto deletion of unused profiles ->No
Disable the peer to peer community feature ->No
Allow selection of location profiles with Fn+F5 On Screen Display menu -> Yes
Enable autodeletion of unused profiles -> No
Disable Ethernet adapter when ethernet cable is plugged out. -> No
Preferred Location Of WLAN ->

Show ThinkVantage Access Connections status icon in task tray -> Yes
Show wireless status icon in task tray -> Yes
Display the progress indicator window when a profile is being applied -> Yes

Enable sound effects -> No
Enable animations -> Yes
Do not show balloon tips from the Access Connections system tray icon -> Yes

Automatic location profile switching list

Enable automatic location switching -> Yes
Include Ethernet connections in automatic switching and prompt me to save Ethernet ports -> No
When no other connections are available, connect through Wireless WAN -> No
Wireless priority list
Selection Priority Location profile name Connection order Connection details

No 1 attwifi Wireless LAN SSID: attwifi
No 2 2WIRE836 Wireless LAN SSID: 2WIRE836
No 3 tmobile Wireless LAN SSID: tmobile
No 5 linksys_SES_24572 Wireless LAN SSID: linksys_SES_24572
No 6 Claire Wireless LAN SSID: Claire
No 7 Applepie2 Wireless LAN SSID: Applepie2
Yes 8 linksys-Shayla Wireless LAN SSID: linksys
Yes 10 Guest_Meth Wireless LAN SSID: Guest_Meth

Log File

Debug Log is disabled

My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Nov 2009   #2

Windows 7

Found the problem. It appears the Vista drivers install in Thinkpad Access Connections. Found updated drives on Lenovo site and is now able to connect with the problem wireless network.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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