Google Pixel 2 - Turn Wi-Fi Direct On / Off

Note Notes:

  • Wi-Fi Direct allows the transfer of data between capable devices without the need of a Wireless Access Point (Hotspot).
  • Wi-Fi Direct is turned on upon enabling Wi-Fi.

  1. From a Home screen, touch and swipe up to display all apps.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings app icon > Network & Internet Network and Internet icon > Wi-Fi Wi-Fi icon.
  3. Ensure that the the Wi-Fi switch to turn on On icon.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi preferences (at the bottom).
  5. Tap Advanced Down arrow icon then tap Wi-Fi direct to scan or view peer devices.