How do I forget a Wireless Network?

How do I forget a Wireless Network?

This guide will help you to forget your WiFi network. Forgetting a network is often a helpful step when you are having problems connecting to WiFi. If you have changed your password recently, you may need to complete this step in order to get the network to prompt you for your credentials again. Once you have completed the steps for your device, you can attempt to reconnect to eduroam or AirVandalGold. Your personal device may not use the exact terminology to "forget" a network. You may need to search for your specific device's instructions for forgetting or deleting a network connection that had previously been used. 

Mac OS (Apple)

iOS (iPhone)

Windows 10

Android

 

Mac OS (Apple):

  1. Click the WiFi symbol at the top of your screen, and select Open Network Preferences.
  2. In the lower-right corner, choose AdvancedMacOS Forget Network - Select Network
  3. Under Preferred Networks select eduroam or AirVandalGold.
  4. Click the minus (-) button to forget. 
  5. Click OKMacOS Forget Wireless Network

iOS (iPhone):

  1. From the home screen, choose Settings.
  2. In the settings menu, choose Wi-Fi.
  3. Locate eduroam and click the blue symbol next to the name.

iOS - Forget Wireless Network

If the option to forget the network is available, tap Forget this Network and attempt to reconnect to eduroam or AirVandalGold. If you do not see the option to forget the network:

  1. From the home screen, choose Settings.
  2. In the settings menu, choose General.
  3. Locate Profile and tap on it.
  4. Select the profile for eduroam or AIrVandalGold.
  5. Tap on delete profile.

Windows 10:

  1. Click the Network icon on the lower right corner of your screen.
  2. Choose Network settings.
  3. Click on Manage Wi-Fi settings.
  4. Under Manage known networks, select eduroam or AIrVandalGold.
  5. Then click Forget.

Windows - Forget wireless network screenshot

Android:

  1. From the home screen, choose Settings.
  2. In the settings menu, choose Wi-Fi.
  3. Locate eduroam or AIrVandalGold and tap or press and hold it.
  4. Choose Forget.

Android - Forgetting AirVandal Gold Picture

 

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Article ID: 2058
Created
Thu 1/20/22 8:14 AM
Modified
Wed 3/9/22 9:19 AM