It’s common for those that own a Samsung Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge to want to know how to forget the WiFi connection and reset the WiFi password. The reason for this is because you may have typed in the wrong password and the WiFi won’t connect. So you’ll need to forget the Wi-Fi network and then reconnect to enter the correct password.
It’s also possible to want to know how to forget a wireless network on Galaxy S7 if the smartphone connects to a different WiFi network by accident. Don’t worry, the process to forget a wireless network on Galaxy S7 is easy and we’ll explain below how to do it. The following instructions will guide you to forget a WiFi connection on Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.
In most cases your Galaxy S7 will connect to a Wi-Fi network that you have already connected to. This happens because your smartphone will save data to make things more convent when you want to reconnect to a WiFi network. There is a way to have the Galaxy S7 forget a saved Wi-Fi network.
It’s possible to remove a saved Wifi network on the Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge, by going to the settings menu and look for the WiFi section. Look for the network that you want to clear from your smartphone. After you’ve found the WiFi connection, long press it, and then select “Forget.” (There’s also a “modify” option, which mostly is a nice way to change the Wifi password saved on your device.)
How to forget a saved Wi-Fi network:
- Turn on your smartphone.
- Go to Settings.
- Go to Network connections and then press Wi-Fi.
- If Wi-Fi is off, select the ON/OFF switch to turn it on.
- Choose the Wi-Fi network profile you want to forget and tap on Forget
- Now the Wi-Fi network profile has been forgotten.