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Connect to a Wi-Fi network Connect Wi-Fi using QR Code Add WLAN manually Auto Reconnect Hotspot 2.0 Wi-Fi network

Connect to a Wi-Fi network

In order to use the Internet on a Samsung device or to access data from other devices, a WLAN connection must be established. Usually, only the WLAN password is required for a connection. When setting up the WLAN connection, Samsung devices can also determine whether the device should automatically reconnect when it is within range.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Connections
Step 3:  Tap on  Wi-Fi
Step 4:  Choose the  network  you want
Step 5:  Enter the  password  and tap on  Connect
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Connections
  3. Tap on Wi-Fi
  4. Choose the network you want
  5. Enter the password and tap on Connect

Connect Wi-Fi using QR Code

With the Samsung device, we can't just share the WLAN connection, we can establish the connection ourselves using QR code. To do this, the other device must share the connection. With the camera (or QR code scanner), we can scan the QR code and establish a WLAN connection directly without having to enter the password.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Camera-App
Step 2:  Scan  QR-Code
Step 3:  Tap on  Connect
  1. Open the Camera-App
  2. Scan QR-Code
  3. Tap on Connect

Add WLAN manually

If a WLAN network is not visible, it must be added manually, using the SSID (access name of the router) and, if necessary, the password.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Connections
Step 3:  Tap on  Wi-Fi
Step 4:  Tap on  Add network
Step 5:  Enter all required  data  and tap on  Save
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Connections
  3. Tap on Wi-Fi
  4. Tap on Add network
  5. Enter all required data and tap on Save

Auto Reconnect

the Samsung device automatically connects to previously saved wireless networks. if automatic connection is not desired, it can be disabled in the respective wireless connection settings. as a result, you need to tap on the found wireless network to establish a connection. if the wireless network is out of range, the connection is disconnected and you need to manually connect again.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Connections
Step 3:  Tap on  Wi-Fi
Step 4:  Open the  settings  of the desired  connection
Step 5:  Enable or disable  Auto reconnect
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Connections
  3. Tap on Wi-Fi
  4. Open the settings of the desired connection
  5. Enable or disable Auto reconnect

Hotspot 2.0 Wi-Fi network

Samsung devices with One UI automatically connect to Hotspot 2.0 Wi-Fi networks. These hotspots are usually used in public places and are much safer than usual hotspots. Automatic connection can also be disabled in the WLAN settings.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Connections
Step 3:  Tap on  Wi-Fi
Step 4:  Open the  menu
Step 5:  Tap on  Advanced
Step 6:  Enable or disable  Hotspot 2.0
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Connections
  3. Tap on Wi-Fi
  4. Open the menu
  5. Tap on Advanced
  6. Enable or disable Hotspot 2.0

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