Wi-Fi settings

The Wi-Fi settings menu on Android opens up to a list of Wi-Fi access points. The list includes

  • Wi-Fi access points that are nearby
  • Wi-Fi access points that you have set up / used before

Accessing additional Wi-Fi settings

Additional Wi-Fi settings can be accessed from the menu button on your device. Some additional settings specific to certain access points can be accessed by long-pressing on one of the visible access points.

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Turns the Wi-Fi feature on or off, enabling or disabling all Wi-Fi communication on your device.
Explanation for the options configurable for each Wi-Fi access point.
This option in the drop-down menu requests a re-scan of the nearby available Wi-Fi access points.
Allows you to manually set up a connection to a given access point.
Enables easier connection to a Wi-Fi access point that supports the "WPS Push button" feature.
Enables easier connection to a Wi-Fi access point that supports the "WPS Pin Entry" feature.
Enables or disables Wi-Fi Direct, a feature that allows setting up a direct Wi-Fi connection between devices without using a Wi-Fi access point.
Access to more advanced Wi-Fi settings.
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