Access Wi-Fi Direct - Samsung Galaxy S® III

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 the home screen, select Apps (lower-right).
  2. From the APPS tab, select Settings.
  3. From the WIRELESS & NETWORKS section, select Wi-Fi.
  4. Ensure the Wi-Fi switch On / Off switch (upper-right) is turned on.
  5. To access Wi-Fi Direct settings and to view Peer devices, select Wi-Fi Direct (lower-right).


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