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LG G PAD V500 WI-FI BASICS

Operation Tablets Last Updated 08/20/2014
LG G PAD V500 WI-FI BASICS

To use Wi-Fi on your tablet, you need access to a wireless access point, or "hotspot." Some access points are open and you can simply connect to them. Others are hidden or implement other security features, so you must configure your tablet in order to connect to them.

1. From the Home, tap Apps > Settings > Wi-Fi

2. Tap the Wi-Fi switch to turn it on and begin scanning for available Wi-Fi networks.

Note: A list of available Wi-Fi networks will be displayed. Secured networks will be displayed. Secured networks are indicated by a lock icon

3. Tap a network to connect to it.

Note: If the network is open, you are prompted to confirm that you want to connect to that network by tapping Connect.

If the network is secured, you are prompted to enter a password or other credentials. (Ask your network administrator for details). Scroll up for additional options. When finished, tap Connect.

4.

The Status Bar at the top of your screen will display an icon that indicates your Wi-Fi status.


Note: Tap the Menu Key to access additional options.

Wi-Fi Direct

Wi-Fi Direct allows Wi-Fi devices to be connected directly, making it easier and faster to share files or screens.

1. From the Home, tap Apps > Settings > Wi-Fi

2. Tap the Wi-Fi Direct button.

3. Tap Device name to change the name of your device.

4. Tap the Search button to scan for available devices on the same Wi-Fi network as your device.

5. Tap a device to connect to it.

Note: Wi-Fi Direct allows a connection to be shared with other Wi-Fi devices.

Using Wi-Fi Direct may consume battery more quickly.

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