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How do I Connect to Wi-Fi on My Samsung Galaxy Tab S?

To save your mobile data usage charges, turn on your Wi-Fi. Wi-Fi is a wireless connectivity feature that lets you connect Wi-Fi enabled devices to share information or to connect to the internet.


Connect to Wi-Fi

If you are not connected to your Wi-Fi, make sure you check your Wi-fi password and try again.

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings > CONNECTIONS > Wi-Fi.


  2. To turn Wi-Fi on, touch the slider.



  3. Select the Wi-Fi network from the available network list. If required, enter the password. Then, touch CONNECT.

    If a password is not required, you can simply touch CONNECT.



  4. After Wi-Fi is connected, the Wi-Fi icon will appear in the status bar.

Turn On/Off Wi-Fi

The Notification Panel may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

  1. To access your Wi-Fi, open the Notification Panel by swiping down from the top of your screen.



  2. To turn on your Wi-Fi, touch Wi-Fi. After your Wi-Fi has been connected, your device will automatically scan and connect to any previously connected network.


Wi-Fi Options

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings > CONNECTIONS > Wi-Fi.


  2. To view more options, touch the More Options icon.


    • Wi-Fi Direct: Enables Wi-Fi devices to connect to each other directly (or to a group of several devices), allowing you to quickly and easily share content.
    • Advanced: Make changes to additional Wi-Fi setting options.
    • 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.
    • Share Wi-Fi profile: Choose a Wi-Fi network and device to share it with.

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