Disabling Auto Network Switch

Issue/Question

Why does my Android device disconnect from the WKU Wi-Fi due to slow connection?

Environment

  • Android device

Cause

Some Android devices detect that the wireless network it is connected to is slower than using mobile data (3G or 4G). Android will automatically switch to mobile data when this occurs.

Resolution

  1. Navigate to Settings.
  2. Select Wi-Fi.
  3. Press the Menu button.
  4. Press Advanced.
  5. Uncheck Auto network switch.

Details

Article ID: 413
Created
Mon 8/18/14 9:14 AM
Modified
Fri 2/12/21 2:23 PM