You already know how to connect to Wi-Fi, but did you know that there are multiple ways you can do this? If one way isn’t working out for you, you can always try a different method. In this tutorial, I will show you different ways to connect to a Wi-Fi network on Windows 10 computers.
Connect to a Wi-Fi Network on Windows 10
I will show you four methods to connect to a wireless connection, and you can pick whichever you find easiest.
Connect to a Wi-Fi Network using Taskbar
You are probably already using this method.
After this, the computer will connect to the network.
You can use another feature to disconnect the connection, and then after some time has passed, the computer will connect automatically. This is very useful if you try to stay off the internet for some time and concentrate on some other task.
Step-1: Go to the Start menu and click on the Settings cog. (Shortcut keys: Win + I)
Step-2: Select Network & Security.Step-3: Select the WiFi option from the left pane.
Step-4: Select the Manage known networks option.
Step-5: Click on the plus sign next to Add a new network.
Step-6: Name your network, select a security type from the drop-down menu and type the security key.
Step-7: Check the Connect automatically and Connect even if this network is not broadcasting boxes.
Step-8: Click Save.
Once the network is in range, the device will connect automatically.
Step-1: Go to the Start menu and type the control panel. Click Open.
Step-2: Select Network and Internet.
Step-3: Select Network and Sharing Center.
Step-4: In the Set up a new connection or network section, click on Set up a new connection or network.
Step-5: Click on the Manually connect to a wireless network.
Step-6: Click on Next.
Step-7: Type the Network Name.
Step-8: In the Security type drop-down menu, select the applicable option.
Step-9: Type the Security key for the network you want to connect to.
Step-10: Check the Start this connection automatically and Connect even if the network is not broadcasting boxes. [The latter box is optional, and you don’t have to check this if you don’t want to]
Step-11: Select Next.
Step-12: Close the window.
I hope this helps. Let us know in the comments below if you use another method to connect to a wireless connection.