How to Turn On or Off WiFi on Android and iPhone?

In this post, we’ll see:

Turn On or Off WiFi on Android Pie

Manual Ways

Method #1

To Turn on WiFi: Slide down from the top, and you can see the WiFi icon beneath the Date. Tap it.

If your device got a saved WiFi network, then your device will automatically get connected to it. Otherwise, only the WiFi is turned on.

To see the networks – Long-press the WiFi icon.

To connect to a WiFi network – Tap it, enter its password and then hit Connect.

To turn off WiFi – Hit the WiFi icon.

Method #2

To Turn On WiFi: Open Settings > Network & Internet. Tap the toggle beside Wi-Fi to switch on WiFi.

If your device got a saved network, then your device will automatically get connected to it. Otherwise, only the WiFi will be turned on.

To see networks – Tap Wi-Fi after you turned on WiFi.

To connect – Tap the network, enter its password, and then hit Connect.

To switch off WiFi, tap the toggle beside Wi-Fi.

Automatic Way

Here, we’ll see how to turn on and off WiFi at a specific time.

  1. Open the AutomateIt app.
  2. Hit My Rules > + icon.
  3. Choose the Time Trigger. Set the day and time. Tap Next.
  4. Choose Set Wifi State Action. Select Wi-Fi Enabled. Hit Next.
  5. Give the rule name as per your desire. Tap the Save icon at the top.
  6. Hit the + icon.
  7. Choose the Time Trigger. Set the day and time. Tap Next.
  8. Choose Set Wifi State Action. Select Wi-Fi Disabled. Hit Next.
  9. Provide rule name as per your liking. Tap the Save icon at the top.

That’s it. From now on, the first rule turns on WiFi at the time and date you’ve chosen, and the second one turns off WiFi at the time and date you’ve selected.

Turn On or Off WiFi on iPhone X

Method #1 (Temporary)

Here’s how you can turn on WiFi:

  1. Swipe down from the top-right of the screen, and you can see the Control Centre.
  2. Tap the Wi-Fi icon which you can find beneath the Airplane icon.

Note:

The above steps can turn off WiFi.

But you need to remember this important thing – this will turn off WiFi temporarily.

Yes, the WiFi will be turned on automatically in any of the following scenarios:

So, if you want to turn off WiFi permanently, try the following method.

Method #2 (Permanently)

Here’s how you can turn on WiFi:

  1. Open Settings.
  2. Tap Wi-Fi.
  3. Hit the toggle beside Wi-Fi.

Note:

The above steps can turn off WiFi permanently.