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My android phone got connected to a wifi network. but what to do next to get internet access

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  • Internet Access
  • Phones
  • Android
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  • Wireless Network
Last response: in Wireless Networking
May 7, 2014 10:16:16 PM

My android phone got connected to a strong wifi network but when i opened the browser it said no internet connection. how to get access to internet using wifi?

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a b Ë Android
May 8, 2014 1:18:36 AM

Did you go through the process of entering the wireless security key in to the Android? If you haven't done thta, you aren't fully connected.
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August 7, 2014 10:57:08 AM

Open the Settings app.

It’s found in the apps drawer, but you’ll also find a shortcut in the quick actions drawer.

Choose Wi-Fi or Wireless & Networks.

Don’t touch the Master Control icon, which turns the Wi-Fi radio on or off; touch the Wi-Fi text on the left side of the Settings app screen.

You see a list of Wi-Fi networks. In the figure, the Imperial Wambooli network is currently connected.

Choose a wireless network from the list.

When no wireless networks are shown, you’re sort of out of luck regarding Wi-Fi access from your current location.

If prompted, type the network password.

Putting a check mark in the box by the Show Password option makes it easier to type a long, complex network password.

Touch the Connect button.

You should be immediately connected to the network. If not, try the password again.

When the phone is connected, you see the Wi-Fi status icon atop the touchscreen, looking similar to the icon shown. This icon indicates that the phone’s Wi-Fi is on — connected and communicating with a Wi-Fi network.
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