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    Wi-Fi

    Use ‎Wi-Fi‎ to surf the internet, download applications, or send and receive emails. Once you connect to a ‎Wi-Fi‎ network, your device remembers the network and automatically connects to it the next time you come within range.

    Some ‎Wi-Fi‎ networks require you to log in to a web page before you can get access. Contact the relevant ‎Wi-Fi‎ network administrator for more information.

    Available ‎Wi-Fi‎ networks may be open or secured:
    • Open networks are indicated by Icn sony stat sys wifi signal 4 next to the ‎Wi-Fi‎ network name.
    • Secured networks are indicated by Icn sony stat sys wifi lock next to the ‎Wi-Fi‎ network name.

    Note

    Some ‎Wi-Fi‎ networks do not show up in the list of available networks because they do not broadcast their network name (SSID). If you know the network name, you can add it manually to your list of available ‎Wi-Fi‎ networks.

    To Turn Wi-Fi On or Off

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony and app tray tablet.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Wi-Fi .
    3. Tap the slider to enable or disable ‎Wi-Fi‎ .

    Note

    It may take a few seconds before ‎Wi-Fi‎ is enabled.

    To Connect to A Wi-Fi Network

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony and app tray tablet.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Wi-Fi .
    3. Tap the slider to turn on ‎Wi-Fi‎ . All available ‎Wi-Fi‎ networks are displayed.
    4. Tap a ‎Wi-Fi‎ network to connect to it. For secured networks, enter the relevant password. Icn sony stat sys wifi signal 4 is displayed in the status bar once you are connected.

    Tip

    To search for new available networks, tap Icn sony key menu, then tap Refresh. If you cannot connect to a ‎Wi-Fi‎ network successfully, refer to the relevant troubleshooting tips.

    To Add a Wi-Fi Network Manually

    1. From your Homescreen, tap Icn sony and app tray tablet.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Wi-Fi .
    3. Tap Icn sony key menu > Add network.
    4. Enter the Network name (SSID) information.
    5. To select a security type, tap the Security field.
    6. If required, enter a password.
    7. To edit advanced options, such as proxy and IP settings, tap Advanced options and then edit the options as desired.
    8. Tap Save.

    Note

    Contact your ‎Wi-Fi‎ network administrator to get the network SSID and password.

    Increasing Wi-Fi Signal Strength

    Wi-Fi antenna on Sony device

    There are a number of things you can do to improve ‎Wi-Fi‎ reception:

    • Move your device closer to the ‎Wi-Fi‎ access point.
    • Move the ‎Wi-Fi‎ access point away from any potential obstructions or interference.
    • Don’t cover the ‎Wi-Fi‎ antenna area of your device (the highlighted area in the illustration).

    Wi-Fi Settings

    When you are connected to a ‎Wi-Fi‎ network or when there are ‎Wi-Fi‎ networks available in your vicinity, you can view the status of these networks. You can also enable your device to notify you whenever an open ‎Wi-Fi‎ network is detected.

    To Enable or Disable Wi-Fi Network Notifications

    1. Turn on ‎Wi-Fi‎ , if it is not already on.
    2. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony and app tray tablet.
    3. Find and tap Settings > Wi-Fi .
    4. Tap Icn sony key menu > Settings.
    5. Tap the Network notification slider.

    To View Detailed Information About a Connected Wi-Fi Network

    1. From the Home screen, tap Icn sony and app tray tablet.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Wi-Fi .
    3. Tap the ‎Wi-Fi‎ network you are currently connected to. Detailed network information is displayed.
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