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Connect to Wi-Fi on Your Galaxy Tab S2 (SM-T710 and SM-T810)

If you are concerned about mobile data usage charges, you can use Wi-Fi instead.

Connect to Wi-Fi

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

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

    Samsung Touch the Slider to Turn Wi-Fi On
  3. From the list of available Wi-Fi networks, touch the one you want to connect to.   

    Samsung Touch the Wi-Fi Network to Connect To
  4. Follow the instructions to connect to the Wi-Fi network (some Wi-Fi networks require passwords, some may not) and then touch CONNECT.   

    Samsung Follow the Instructions and Touch CONNECT
  5. Once connected, the Wi-Fi icon in the notice bar will appear. This means you are now connected to a Wi-Fi network.    

    Samsung Once Connected, the Wi-Fi Icon Will Show Up

Turn Off Wi-Fi

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

    Samsung Open Notification Panel to Turn Wi-Fi Off
  2. Touch 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.   

    Samsung Touch the Wi-Fi Icon to Turn it Off

Wi-Fi Options

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

    Samsung From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings > Wi-Fi
  2. Touch MORE for the following options.   

    Samsung Touch MORE for 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.

    • Advanced:

      • Network notification: Receive notifications when open networks in range are detected.

      • Keep Wi-Fi on during sleep: Specify when to disconnect from Wi-Fi®.

      • Install network certificates: Install authentication certificates.

      • MAC address: View your MAC address (not configurable).

      • IP address: View your IP address (not configurable).

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