it's very strange, as you can see in the videos the process is really easy.
Could you please post the output of sudo systemctl status -l hostapd.service?
sudo systemctl status -l hostapd.service
We turned on the A8 serial port after configuring with the raspi config. This is our output now; however, we still cannot ping google.com
which is the security of your WiFi (WPA2)?
Hi Lander, We have tried on three different networks all of which are WPA2 wifi's I believe.
could be a problem with your OS? Could you please flash again a SD card?
Hi Lander, You were right! The problem was with our sd card and after re flashing the software to a new card, we have established connection. Thank you so much for your help!Tom