To connect to a specific AP, using wlantool.exe in compact 7/WEC13, follow below steps.

  • To create profile using wlantool,

    $ wlantool -cp -i WLANSDIO -p TestAP
    

where, WLANSDIO is interface name(wireless adapter name) TestAP is access point name

  • To scan list of APs

    $ wlantool -ln -s
    
  • To connect to an AP with Open authentication with no encryption,

    $ wlantool -c -i WLANSDIO -ssid TestAP -auth open -encr none 
    
  • To connect to an AP with SSID TestAP,with WPA-PSK authentication with TKIP encryption and password 1234aaaa,

    $ wlantool -c -i WLANSDIO -ssid TestAP -auth WPAPSK -encr TKIP -key 1234aaaa