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Title: Connecting your Android™ smartphone to your wireless network

Article ID: 25369


Before connecting your Android™ smartphone to your wireless network, ensure that you take note of the wireless settings of your router.  These include your router’s wireless network name (SSID) and wireless security or password.  To learn how to check you wireless settings, click here.
 
Step 1:
On your Home screen, tap .

Step 2:
Tap option.

Step 3:
Tap Wi-Fi Settings.

NOTE:  Make sure the Wi-Fi option is checked or turned ON.
 
Step 4:
Tap your wireless network name (SSID) on the list of Wi-Fi networks.
 
NOTE:  You will see your router’s Security mode and Signal strength.
 
Step 5:
Enter your wireless network's Password or Passphrase and tap Connect.  
 
QUICK TIP:  Passwords are case-sensitive.  Tap the Show password check box to make sure you’re typing the password correctly.
 
 
Your Android smartphone is now connected to your wireless network.  You can now access the Internet.
 

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