PRIV™ by BlackBerry® - 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.

Note 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, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > Wi-Fi Wi-Fi icon.
    Note Ensure the Wi-Fi switch is turned on Switch on.
  2. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (upper-right) then tap Advanced.
  3. Tap Wi-Fi Direct.
  4. Tap Search devices (upper-right) to scan or view peer devices.


Related Topic: Set Up Printing