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Raspberry Pi 3 Model B running Raspbian "Jessie with PIXEL" (Release 2016-09-23).

It appears that all the WiFi networks that requires authentication other than a PSK are grayed out in the menu.

What is the reason behind this? Not supported by driver or not support by GUI?

Thanks!

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Turns out it is just the GUI that does not support WPA2 Enterprise. Was able to connect to those grayed-out networks by manually modifying /etc/wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.conf as follows:

network={
    ssid="VostroNet"
    key_mgmt=WPA-EAP
    eap=TTLS   //put your EAP method
    identity="xxxxx"
    password="xxxxx"
    phase2="auth=MSCHAPv2"
}
  • Hello and welcome to Raspberry Pi! Thank you for comming back and providing an answer on your own. Please take the tour and visit the helpcenter. – Ghanima Nov 23 '16 at 22:46
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Most of the answers I found online were obsolete, with the latest release of Raspbian. I made a post with the fix, Connecting a Raspberry Pi 3 to Enterprise Wifi:

Type this in your terminal :

sudo nano /etc/wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.conf

Edit the contents of the file to the following :

network={
      ssid=""
      priority=1
      proto=RSN
      key_mgmt=WPA-EAP
      pairwise=CCMP
      auth_alg=OPEN
      eap=PEAP
      identity=""
      password=""
      phase1="peaplabel=0"
      phase2="auth=MSCHAPV2"
      }

Press Ctrl+O to save and Ctrl+X to exit.

Fill in the blanks:

  • ssid with your University wifi’s ssid(name);
  • identity with your username, and;
  • password with your password.
  • Its not working for me. I am trying to connect Raspberry pi in industry solution and using latest Raspbian Buster OS. tried with wpa_supplicant option but does not work for cisco router with much of the parameter are not known to me. Only sure that they are using WPA-EAP and username passowrd. – Rajendra Oct 16 at 5:09

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