I am extremely new to Raspberry Pi and am having difficulty getting a 4B to connect to a wireless network. What I have tried thus far is:
sudo nano /etc/wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.confand set the SSID and Password to the wireless network.
I did a
When I issue a
ifconfig wlan0, the response does not contain an entry for
inet addr. Additionally the wireless network does not appear in the list of available wireless networks.
I also noticed that the name of or wireless network that I used as the SSID in
wpa_supplicant.conf does not appear in the list of available networks.
I do have a VNC connection from my desktop to the Raspberry Pi 4B over a RJ45 patch cable. The machine that I am using to drive the Raspberry Pi 4B is connected to the wireless network.
The VNC connection works without any issue.
Could VNC be blocking the connection to the wireless network?
Do I need to make changes to any other config files on the Raspberry Pi 4B?
A new entry has appeared in the
Disabled = 1
Removing this does not re-enable the WiFi on the Raspberry Pi 4B. I have found some articles on-line that say this will happen after a number of unsuccessful logins. I have not found anything that discusses how to re-enable WiFi after this occurs. I am at a loss - starting over from scratch...