Setting up a headless Raspberry Pi so that you can use it without a screen

Part 1: Installing the OS for your Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi Imager
Choose the first option for your OS
Choose your SD card
Now click write and wait for it to be done

Part 2: Enable SSH (Secure Socket Shell)

Create a text file named “ssh”

Part 3: Setting up a network connection for the Raspberry Pi

ctrl_interface=DIR=/var/run/wpa_supplicant GROUP=netdev
update_config=1
country=US
network={
scan_ssid=1
ssid="your WiFi ssid"
psk="your WiFi password"
}

Part 4: Connecting to your Raspberry Pi from your PC

raspi-config screen

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