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How To Settings Wi-Fi Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

How To Settings Wi-Fi Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

Wi-Fi is a term used for certain types of Wireless Local Area Networks (WLAN). Wi-Fi communication requires access to a Wireless Access Point (WAP).Wi-Fi Direct creates a direct connection between two or more devices using Wi-Fi.
 Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

How To Turn Wi-Fi On or Off Turning Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

Wi-Fi on makes your device able to discover and connect to compatible in-range WAPs.
 1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
 2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap ON/OFF to turn Wi-Fi on or off.

Wi-Fi Status Indicators

Status bar icons show your current Wi-Fi connection status:
 • When Wi-Fi is connected, active, and communicating with a Wireless Access Point (WAP), displays.
 • If a Wi-Fi access point is available, but your device is not connected to it, displays. It may also display if     there is a communication issue with the target Wireless Access Point (WAP)

Scan and Connect to a Wi-Fi Network

1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap ON/OFF to turn Wi-Fi on. When Wi-Fi is turned on, your device will                  automatically scan for available networks and display them.
3. Tap the network you want to connect to. When you select an open network, you are automatically            connected to the network. Otherwise, enter a password to connect.

 Manually Connect to a Wi-Fi Network 

1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap ON/OFF to turn Wi-Fi on.
3. Tap MORE > Add network.
4. Enter information about the Wi-Fi network:
   • Tap Enter network name to enter the name of the Wi-Fi network.
   • Tap the Security field and select a security option and enter your password.
   • Tap Show advanced options if you need to add advanced options such as IP settings and Proxy settings.
 5. Tap CONNECT to store the new information and connect to your target WAP.

  How To Settings Wi-Fi Options Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

The Wi-Fi settings menu allows you to set up many of your device’s advanced Wi-Fi services.
1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap ON/OFF to turn Wi-Fi on.
3. Tap MORE for options:
• Add network: Manually add a Wi-Fi network.
• WPS push button: Set up a connection to a WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) router or other equipment.
• WPS PIN entry: View the PIN used by your device to set up a PIN-secured connection to a Wi-Fi router or other equipment (not configurable).
• Smart network switch: Connect automatically to a mobile network connection when the Wi-Fi connection is unstable.
• Advanced:
- Network notifications: Receive a notification when new Wireless Access Points (WAPs) are available.
- Keep Wi-Fi on during sleep: Specify when to disconnect from Wi-Fi.
- Always allow scanning: Allow Google location service and other apps to scan for networks, even when       Wi-Fi is turned off.
- Install network certificates: Install authentication certificates.
- MAC address: View your device’s MAC address, which is required when connecting to some secured networks (not configurable).
- IP address: View your device’s IP address (not configurable).
• Help: Learn about setting up and using Wi-Fi networks, and other settings.

How To Settings Wi-Fi Direct Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

Wi-Fi Direct allows direct device-to-device connections via Wi-Fi, without having to connect to a Wi-Fi network.
1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap ON/OFF to turn Wi-Fi on. Wi-Fi must be on to configure settings.
3. Tap Wi-Fi Direct. Your device automatically scans for nearby Wi-Fi Direct devices.
4. After scanning for devices, select a device, and then follow the prompts to complete the connection.

Wi-Fi Direct Status Indicator
When your device is connected to another device using Wi-Fi Direct, displays in the Status bar.

Rename a Paired Device

Once you have paired your phone to another device, you can rename the paired device to make it easier to recognize.
1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
2. Tap Bluetooth, and then tap ON/OFF to turn on Bluetooth.
3. From the Bluetooth settings page, tap Settings next to the previously paired device, and then tap Rename. 4. Enter a new name, and tap RENAME. Delete a Paired Device (Unpair)

When you unpair from a Bluetooth device, the two devices will no longer recognize each other. To connect again, you need to pair the devices.
1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
2. Tap Bluetooth, and then tap ON/OFF to turn on Bluetooth.
3. From the Bluetooth settings page, tap Settings next to the paired device, and then tap Unpair to delete the paired device.
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