6 ways to fix iPhone 6 not connecting to Wi-Fi

Written by Tech84 on October 10, 2015

For some reason, there are quite a number of iPhone 6 users that have problem connecting to wi-fi, the iphone 6 wi-fi issues does not seem to be a rare case and there are a significant number of users reporting this problem. So before you start replacing your router or head to the nearest Apple store, we can provide you with several tried and tested solutions first.

iPhone 6 not connecting to Wi-Fi? Here are 5 ways to fix it

In this article, we’ll show you 5 ways how to fix iPhone 6 wi-fi connection problems, here:

1: Turn off Wi-Fi networking

  • Go to settings
  • Then to Privacy
  • Select on Location Services
  • Choose System Services
  • Turn off Wi-Fi networking.
  • Your iPhone will then reboot and should connect to wi-fi now.

  • 2: Reset network settings

  • Go to Settings
  • Then go to General
  • Select Reset
  • Tap Reset Network Settings
  • Your iphone will reset all network and connection setting after reboot.

    3: Update to the latest firmware

    Sometimes, these kinds issues are caused by firmware bugs and can be easily fixed by updating to the latest iOS firmware available for your device.

  • Go to Settings
  • Then General
  • Then System update

  • 4: Reset back to Factory settings

    This process will take up to several minutes or longer, also, please note that this will reset everything on your phone, contacts, photos, mails, will all be deleted so make sure you backup your device should you decide to go this route.

  • Go to Settings
  • Then General
  • Tap Reset
  • Tap on Erase all Content and settings (You will need to enter your passcode if you use one)

  • 5: Reset via iTunes

  • Connect your iPhone 6 to the computer via USB
  • Go to iTunes and then select your device
  • Go to the summary tab
  • Choose Restore
  • Your phone will then restart

  • Bonus:
    6: Turn you iPhone Off then On

    This is obviously the simplest one, but sometimes, many users forget that the answer to their problems is often the simplest solution.

  • Press and hold the powerbutton of your iPhone until the “Slide to Power Off” comes on.
  • Then, Slide to turn off the device, wait for the spinning icon to stop and for the screen to go black.
  • Wait around 5-10 mins before turning your iPhone on again.

  • And there you have it, 6 ways to fix your iPhone 6 wi-fi issues, if the problem persists, there may very well be a hardware problem with your device and maybe its time to visit the nearest Apple store for assistance.

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