Intel PROSet/Wireless Software Taskbar Icons on Windows XP/2000

The Taskbar icon provides visual indication of the current wireless connection state. The connection status icon is located on the lower right corner of your Windows desktop. The Taskbar icon can be set to display or be hidden in the Tools Menu > Application Settings.

Wireless Off

The wireless adapter is off. The wireless device does not transmit or receive while it is off. Click Wireless On to enable the adapter. The icon is white and static.

Searching for wireless networks

The wireless adapter searches for any available wireless networks. The icon is white with animation.

No wireless networks found
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There are no available wireless networks found. Intel® PROSet/Wireless periodically scans for available networks. If you want to force a scan, double-click the icon to launch Intel PROSet/Wireless and click refresh . The icon is red.

Wireless network found
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An available wireless network is found. Double-click the icon to display the Wireless Networks list. Select the network. Click Connect. The icon is yellow.

Authentication failed
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Unable to authenticate with wireless network. The icon is green with a yellow warning triangle.

Connecting to a wireless network
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Flashes while an IP address is being obtained or an error occurs.

Connected to a wireless network
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Connected to a wireless network. A Tool Tip displays network name, speed, signal quality and IP address. The icon is green with waves that reflect signal quality. The more waves, the better the signal quality.

Operating System:
Windows* XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows* 2000, Windows* XP 64-Bit Edition, Windows* XP Professional, Windows* XP Home Edition, Windows* XP Tablet PC Edition, Windows* XP Media Center Edition

This applies to:Intel®PRO/Wireless 2200BG Network Connection
Intel®PRO/Wireless 2915ABG Network Connection
Intel®PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection
Intel®Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN