Connect to Wi-Fi

Whether you're at home, work, or out and about, chances are you'll find a Wi‑Fi network that you can connect to for Internet access. Connecting to Wi‑Fi gives you another way to get online and can help you save cellular data, too.

  1. On Start

    Start symbol
    , swipe over to the All apps list, then select Settings > Network & wireless > Wi‑Fi.

  2. Select the network you want to connect to, type the network password if asked for one, then select Done.

That's it—you'll see the Wi‑Fi icon at the top of your screen when you're connected and ready to go.

Connected to Wi?Fi icon in the status bar

If you're having trouble getting connected, check out the topic Why can't I get connected? to try to fix things.


Article ID: 17237 - Last Review: 7 Sep 2016 - Revision: 10