Network adapter shows wi-fi networks but doesn't connect.

Just yesterday I installed manjaro alongside windows as per this great guide by linux-aarhus

Everything went well for the installation, but I can't get my wi-fi adapter to work, all the available networks are showing, but once I try to connect, I enter in my password and the little spinning, connecting, icon shows, a few 10 or so seconds later, a popup saying the network was disconnected appears.
I've referred to some other topics such as this

The solution for that one says to open the network manager configuration and set to
"store password for all users (non-encrypted)"
I can't really find that option, there's only 3,
Store for this user, Store for all users, and Ask everytime,

I have also tried to create a new network configuration by:

Right-Click on the network icon in the taskbar -> Edit Connections -> (+) icon -> Wifi.

In this case, every single option is grayed out and inaccessible.
On windows everything works fine, I'm writing this on the same machine, on windows it all works fine as always, the adapter lights up, and blinks, in manjaro, the adapter does NOT light up.

I am running a x64 XFCE 19.0.2 installation of Manjaro and this is the output from
inxi -Fx:

  Type: Desktop Mobo: ASUSTeK model: PRIME H310M-E/BR v: Rev X.0x 
  serial: <root required> UEFI: American Megatrends v: 1404 date: 09/10/2018 
  Topology: 6-Core model: Intel Core i5-8400 bits: 64 type: MCP 
  arch: Kaby Lake rev: A L2 cache: 9216 KiB 
  flags: avx avx2 lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3 vmx 
  bogomips: 33613 
  Speed: 800 MHz min/max: 800/4000 MHz Core speeds (MHz): 1: 800 2: 800 
  3: 800 4: 800 5: 800 6: 800 
  Device-1: NVIDIA GP107 [GeForce GTX 1050] vendor: Gigabyte driver: nouveau 
  v: kernel bus ID: 01:00.0 
  Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.20.7 driver: nouveau unloaded: modesetting 
  resolution: 1920x1080~60Hz 
  OpenGL: renderer: NV137 v: 4.3 Mesa 19.3.4 direct render: Yes 
  Device-1: Intel Cannon Lake PCH cAVS vendor: ASUSTeK driver: snd_hda_intel 
  v: kernel bus ID: 00:1f.3 
  Device-2: NVIDIA GP107GL High Definition Audio vendor: Gigabyte 
  driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel bus ID: 01:00.1 
  Device-3: Razer USA Razer Electra V2 USB type: USB 
  driver: hid-generic,snd-usb-audio,usbhid bus ID: 1-14:5 
  Sound Server: ALSA v: k5.4.23-1-MANJARO 
  Device-1: Realtek RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet 
  vendor: ASUSTeK driver: r8169 v: kernel port: 3000 bus ID: 03:00.0 
  IF: enp3s0 state: down mac: 40:b0:76:22:55:c0 
  Device-2: TP-Link TL-WN821N Version 5 RTL8192EU type: USB driver: rtl8xxxu 
  bus ID: 1-6:4 
  IF: wlp0s20f0u6 state: down mac: da:22:e1:1a:2f:27 
  Local Storage: total: 1.02 TiB used: 6.27 GiB (0.6%) 
  ID-1: /dev/sda vendor: Kingston model: SA400S37120G size: 111.79 GiB 
  ID-2: /dev/sdb vendor: Seagate model: ST1000DM010-2EP102 size: 931.51 GiB 
  ID-1: / size: 383.49 GiB used: 6.25 GiB (1.6%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/dm-0 
  System Temperatures: cpu: 34.0 C mobo: N/A gpu: nouveau temp: 33 C 
  Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A gpu: nouveau fan: 0 
  Processes: 204 Uptime: 1m Memory: 7.69 GiB used: 754.8 MiB (9.6%) 
  Init: systemd Compilers: gcc: 9.2.1 Shell: bash v: 5.0.16 inxi: 3.0.37 
[soz@soz-pc ~]$ 

Thanks in advance.

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