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Connecting to Wi-Fi on Your Galaxy Tab E 8.0

If you are concerned about mobile data usage charges, connect your device to Wi-Fi.

Screens and settings available may vary by wireless service provider.

Connect to Wi-Fi

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings  > Wi-Fi.

  2. If necessary, touch the slider to turn Wi-Fi.

  3. From the list of available Wi-Fi networks, touch the one you want to connect to.

  4. Follow the instruction to connect to the Wi-Fi network (some Wi-Fi networks require passwords) and then touch CONNECT.

  5. Once connected, Wi-Fi icon in the notice bar will appear. This means you are now connected to a Wi-Fi network.

Turn Off Wi-Fi

  1. To turn Wi-Fi off or on, open the Notification Panel by swiping from the top of the screen to the bottom.

  2. Tap the Wi-Fi icon to turn it off.  When Wi-Fi is on, your device will scan for and automatically connect to any previously connected access points, commonly known as the network.

Wi-Fi Options

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings > Wi-Fi.

  2. Touch MORE.

  3. Use the following options:

    • Add network: Manually add new network connections.

    • WPS push button: Connect directly with your wireless router using the Wi-Fi Protected Setup™ button on your router.

    • WPS PIN entry: Connect directly with your wireless router by entering the randomly generated PIN on your device.

    • Smart network switch: Connect directly with your wireless router automatically when the Wi-Fi connection is unstable.

    • Advanced: View your IP and MAC address and other options for your network.

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