Samsung Galaxy Note5 - Access Wi-Fi Direct

If you need to perform a task that requires connectivity between two Wi-Fi capable devices (e.g., printing files from your device), view this info on Wi-Fi Direct.

Notes Notes:

  • Wi-Fi Direct allows the transfer of data between capable devices without the need of a wireless router or cables.
  • When Wi-Fi is turned on, Wi-Fi Direct is automatically enabled.


  1. From a Home screen tap Apps Apps icon.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. From the Wireless and networks section, tap Wi-Fi.
    Note Ensure the Wi-Fi switch (upper-right) is turned on On indicator.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi Direct (upper-right) to scan or view peer devices.


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