Windows 10 and WiFi Woes

Ran in to a situation today where while attempting to connect to a wifi network 10 says “checking network requirements” then “cannot connect to this network”.  This is a software problem and ideally I would have liked to just disable this “feature” in 10.  In this case I was able to install an EdiMax Nano N wireless adapter in addition to the builtin Atheros from Dell.  Manually create the wireless connection with 802.11 enforcement disabled.  The option is there if you manually create the connection; but not if windows creates the connection.  This method did not work on the Atheros adapter but was successful for the EdiMax.  Possibly switching to another driver for the Atheros would have also worked; but not having another machine or a wired connection available I was unable to explore this avenue while at the customer site.

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