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Securing laptops Wireless access point

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I'm trying to find the best way to secure my users laptops when they connect to shared access point.  Or can I turn off and lock the ability to connect to shared access points and only connect to secured access points.  I'm looking for something other then using Windows Firewall.
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In the XP Wireless Advanced Settings, there is a setting to select "Only connect to preferred wireless networks".

That will prevent it from jumping on you, unless you have specifically set a profile for it..

In the Intel Proset app, for intel cards, there is an option under Tools>Application Settings, that can help accomplish what you want as well. But if you dont haev an intel card, were out of luck...

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In the wireless router you can enable the wap securiy ,The wap security  will generate the the security key for the clients . While clients  wants to conect to the acess point will ask for the security key.
Only who knows the WAP KEY they can connect to the network
I hope this will help you to solve your problem
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