Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

How to connect to a Wi-Fi network.


INSTRUCTIONS & INFO
Prenote info
Access the Mobile Hotspot tutorial for information on connecting via a hotspot or tethering.

Use Wi-Fi

  • ACCESS WI-FI: Swipe down from the Notification bar, then select and hold the Wi-Fi icon.

    step 1

  • CONNECT TO A WI-FI NETWORK: If Wi-Fi is disabled, select the Wi-Fi switch to enable Wi-FI services. When Wi-Fi is enabled, select the desired Wi-Fi network to establish a connection.

    Note: If connecting to a secure network, enter the Wi-Fi password then select Connect. Secure networks will display with a Lock icon.

    step 2

  • When connected to a Wi-Fi network, the Wi-Fi connected icon will be displayed in the Notification bar.

    Note: Data transmitted over a Wi-Fi network does not count toward your AT&T data plan, and will not be billed. When using the AT&T network, data rates apply.

    step 3

  • WI-FI OPTIONS:

    step 4

    • REFRESH NETWORK LIST: Swipe down from the Wi-Fi screen to refresh the Wi-Fi network list.
    • FORGET NETWORK: Select and hold the desired network name, then select Forget network.
    • CONNECT TO A HIDDEN NETWORK: Scroll to the bottom of the Wi-Fi network list, then select Add network.

      Note: When connecting to a hidden network, you will be prompted to enter the network SSIDsecurity type, and password (if necessary) to continue.


Tips

  • TURN ON WI-FI AUTOMATICALLY: From the Wi-Fi screen, select Advanced then select the Turn on Wi-Fi automatically switch.

  • To optimize battery life, turn Wi-fi off when not in use. View Optimize Battery Life for more information.

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