It’s imperative for some of us that own a Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus to want to know how to forget the Wi-Fi connection or reset the Wi-Fi password. One reason for this is because you might have typed the wrong password and the password doesn’t connect. So you will be required to forget the WI-FI network then reconnect and enter the correct password.
It is also important to know how to forget a wireless network on Galaxy S8 if your smartphone happens to connect to a different network accidentally. No need to worry, the procedure for that is pretty easy and I’ll show you how. In most cases, your Galaxy smartphone will connect to a WI-FI that you had previously connected to.
This is because your smartphone saves data on request to make things more easier once you need to reconnect to the network. There is a way to make your Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus smartphone forget a saved Wi-Fi network.
To remove a saved Wi-Fi network on Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus, go to the ‘settings’ menu and look for the Wi-Fi section. Check for the network that you wish to discard from your smartphone. After you have picked your network, long press it then tap on ‘’forget.’’ If you wish to change the Wi-Fi password that is saved on your device, there is the ‘’modify’’ option to help you do that.
Forgetting a saved Wi-Fi network on Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus
- Turn on your Galaxy smartphone
- Go to ‘’settings’’
- Open network connections then tap on Wi-Fi
- If Wi-Fi is turned OFF, toggle the ON/OFF switch to turn on Wi-Fi
- Select the Wi-Fi network you wish to forget and press ‘’Forget’’
- The Wi-Fi network will automatically be forgotten