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#259747 19-Oct-2019 13:25
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My wife's Surface Pro (last years model) cannot connect to our WiFi all of a sudden. It will connect to my iPhone hotspot and all other devices can access the main WiFi no problem. I'm running a single Unify AP-nanoHD connected to an Edgerouter 4. The AP is running 4.0.54.10625 firmware.

 

I have reset the Surface to factory defaults and still no joy. Any ideas?





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Does it get any error message when you try connect? Can it see it as a available network?

 

When you factory reset the surface did you do a complete wipe or keep your settings?, log back in with your Microsoft account? It may have kept your Wifi network as a known network if this is the case, Try forgetting the network.  I know I've experienced this in the corporate space with Enterprise State roaming which remembers your networks when you login with your account on different devices.




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It sees the network and asks for the password but then just says "Unable to connect to network". I did a complete reset but I did log in with a Microsoft account. Event log just says that it failed to connect as the network was no longer available.





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Just created another SSID on the same equipment and it worked so its something with that particular connection on the Surface.





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  #2340627 19-Oct-2019 15:36
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Roll the wireless driver back in Device Manager. Hit this issue a few times recently. I don't have my Surface handy but about a month ago I saw a wireless driver update (driver dated ~2018 ish) and after that couldn't connect to a ton of networks.


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