Configuring wireless management services on Windows XP

Step 1: Manage My Computer

Click Start. Then, right-click My Computer. A pop-up menu should appear. Click Manage.


Step 2: Expand Services and Applications

The Computer Management window should appear. Click the plus (+) symbol in front of Services and Applications.


Step 3: View the Services List

Click on Services, which should appear below Services and Applications on the left pane of the window.



Step 4: Bring up the Wireless Zero Configuration Properties Window

In the right pane of the window, scroll down until you see Wireless Zero Configuration. Double-click it.


Step 5: Set the Startup Type to Automatic

The Wireless Zero Configuration Properties window should appear. Set the Startup type: field to Automatic. Then, click Appley. If the startup type is already set to automatic, skip these steps and proceed to step 16.


Step 6: Start Wireless Zero Configuration

Click the Start button. Then click OK. This should return you to the Computer Management window. Close the Computer Management window by clicking the X in the top right corner.


Congratulations! You have successfully managed your Windows XP computers services for connecting to wireless Internet. If this does not correct the issue, please try our other configuration guides, or contact the VSU IT Helpdesk at or at 229-245-4357. Please note that our work request system can only accept emails sent from a VSU email address.