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Wi-Fi Direct

Use Wi-Fi Direct to connect directly to other Wi-Fi Direct devices simply using Wi-Fi, without an access point or using the Internet.

  1. From home, tap Apps apps icon > Settings settings app icon > Connections connections settings icon.
  2. Tap Wi-Fi.
  • The Wi-Fi settings menu appears.
  1. Tap On/Off to turn Wi-Fi on.
  • Wi-Fi is enabled. You will see the names and security settings of in-range Wi-Fi networks.
  1. Tap Wi-Fi Direct.
  • The Wi-Fi Direct settings menu appears.
  • Wi-Fi Direct and Wi-Fi are unavailable at the same time.
  1. Tap a device with which to connect.
  • If connected using Wi-Fi, you will see a confirmation. Follow the prompts.
  1. Accept the connection on the other device.
  • The phone is connected using Wi-Fi Direct.
  • If a connection is not accepted after a certain period, the connection request is canceled.
  • To stop a connection, tap End connection > OK.