SETTINGS & SERVICES
Wi‑Fi
SETTINGS & SERVICES

Wi-Fi

To use Wi-Fi, you need access to a wireless access point or ​“‍hotspot”.
Note: The availability and strength of a Wi-Fi signal varies depending on objects the Wi-Fi signal has to pass through (such as buildings or a wall between rooms).

Turning Wi-Fi on and connecting to a wireless network

  1. With two fingers, swipe down from the status bar to open Quick settings.
  2. Tap the Wi-Fi tile to turn the Wi-Fi connection on.
  3. Tap . Detected Wi-Fi networks will be listed.
    Note: If the wireless network that you want is not listed, tap > Add network to manually add it.
  4. Tap the Wi-Fi network you want to connect to. If you selected a secured network, you'll be asked to enter the network key or password.
  5. Tap Connect. You'll see the Wi-Fi icon in the status bar when connected.

The next time HTC One SV connects to a previously accessed secured wireless network, you won’t be asked to enter the key or other security information again.

Preventing notifications from unsecured Wi-Fi networks

You can prevent getting notified about unsecured Wi-Fi networks.

  1. With two fingers, swipe down from the status bar to open Quick settings.
  2. If Wi-Fi connection is off, tap the Wi-Fi tile to turn it on.
  3. Tap . Detected Wi-Fi networks will be listed.
  4. Press and hold an unsecured Wi-Fi network you want to stop being notified about, and tap Block network notification.
  5. To unblock an unsecured Wi-Fi network, press and hold the network name and tap Unblock network notification.

Connecting to a Wi-Fi network via WPS

If you're using a Wi-Fi router with Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), you can connect HTC One SV easily.
  1. With two fingers, swipe down from the status bar to open Quick settings.
  2. If Wi-Fi connection is off, tap the Wi-Fi tile to turn it on.
  3. Tap . Detected Wi-Fi networks will be listed.
  4. Tap > WPS Push, and then press the WPS button on your Wi-Fi router.
    Note: To use the Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) PIN method, tap > WPS Pin Entry.

Disconnecting from the current wireless network

  1. With two fingers, swipe down from the status bar to open Quick settings.
  2. If Wi-Fi connection is off, tap the Wi-Fi tile to turn it on.
  3. Tap . Detected Wi-Fi networks will be listed.
  4. You can:
    • Tap the wireless network that HTC One SV is connected to, and then tap Disconnect.
    • If you want to remove the settings for this network, press and hold the network name, and then tap Forget network.

Connecting to a different Wi-Fi network

  1. With two fingers, swipe down from the status bar to open Quick settings.
  2. If Wi-Fi connection is off, tap the Wi-Fi tile to turn it on.
  3. Tap . Detected Wi-Fi networks will be listed.
    Note: To manually scan for available Wi-Fi networks, tap > Scan.
  4. Tap a Wi-Fi network to connect to it.

Logging into a public Wi-Fi network automatically (WISPr)

You can set HTC One SV to automatically log into a public Wi-Fi network that you regularly use. This saves you the trouble of going through the Wi-Fi provider's web authentication every time you connect to their Wi-Fi network. Just add your login credentials to the WISPr (Wireless Internet Service Provider roaming) settings.
Important: The access point of the Wi-Fi network needs to support the WISPr web portal. Consult the Wi-Fi provider for details.
  1. With two fingers, swipe down from the status bar to open Quick settings.
  2. If Wi-Fi connection is off, tap the Wi-Fi tile to turn it on.
  3. Tap . Detected Wi-Fi networks will be listed.
  4. Tap > Advanced.
  5. Under WISPr settings, select the Auto login option.
  6. Tap WISPr account settings > Add a new account.
  7. Tap each item onscreen to enter the service provider name, your login name (with the full domain name), and password.
  8. Tap > Save
  9. Turn Wi-Fi on, and then connect to the public Wi-Fi network.
Tip:
  • If you have access to several public Wi-Fi networks, you can add up to five sets of login credentials to the WISPr accounts list.
  • In the WISPr accounts list, press and hold an account to remove or edit it.
 
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