How to Fix iPad Wi-Fi Issues – We have received many e-mails regarding iPad Wi-Fi Issues, many iPad owners complains about the difficulties of connecting and reconnecting to wireless networks or the poor Wi-Fi reception we have some tips to those iPad owners will help them to fix iPad Wi-Fi Issues
How To Fix iPad Poor Wi-Fi Reception ?
This issue is a public for all iPad owners specially iPad 3, to fix this issue follow the steps below:
Step 1: Open Settings and tap on “General”
Step 2: Tap “Network” and tap “Wi-Fi”
Step 3: Tap the blue arrow next to the wireless router you are connected to
Step 4: At the next screen, tap “Forget this Network”
Step 5: Go back to Wi-Fi and rejoin the network you just forgot
After finishing all the above steps you should now have full reception bars, if Wi-Fi is still not working, then you have to rest your network follow the steps below:
Step 1: Open Settings app, tap “General” then “Reset”
Step 2: Tap on “Reset Network Settings”
Step 3: Reboot the iPad
Step 4: then try to connect to your wireless network again
How To Fix iPad WiFi Connecting difficulties ?
A small number of iPad users complain about the WiFi Connecting difficulties, for those who complain about this issue follow the steps below also you have to know that the solution below is according to Apple support:
1- Update Wi-Fi router firmware
- Note: This is important if your WiFi router supports 802.11n, as it may still be using the draft specification of the 802.11n standard.
- For AirPort Base Stations, check here
2- Use WPA or WPA2 Wireless Security
- Check the wireless security option of your WiFi router. If WEP is being used, try using WPA or WPA2.
Some WiFi routers using WEP wireless security may cause intermittent disconnects to iPad which requires re-typing a password. Using WPA or WPA2 wireless security on your network will correct this issue.
Note: WPA and WPA2 is better that older WEP protocol.
3- Renew IP address
- Tap Settings app –> Wi-Fi
- Locate the Wi-Fi network you are currently using and tap
- Tap Renew Lease
If the issue persists, try turning WiFi to Off and then to On.