Connect to WiFi on an Apple Device

Document created by [shaw]colin on Dec 8, 2015Last modified by [shaw]bryce on Jun 16, 2016
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This guide will explain how to connect your iPhone or iPad to WiFi. If you're connecting to your own WiFi network at home, have a look at the Connect to In-Home WiFi section. See Connect to Shaw Go WiFi if you're out and using our open WiFi service on the go.

 

This article applies to any Apple device running iOS version 7, 8, or 9.

 

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Connect to In-Home WiFi

Connect to Shaw Go WiFi

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Connect to In-Home WiFi

 

  1. Tap Settings
  2. Select Wi-Fi
  3. Move the WiFi slider to the On position
  4. Select the network that you would like to connect to
      • If you are using a Shaw Wireless Modem you will be able to find your network name by looking at the white sticker on the top of the modem*
  5. Enter the network password (unless the network is open and requires no password)
      • If you are using a Shaw Wireless Modem you will be able to find your network password by looking at the white sticker on the top of the modem*
  6. Select Join


* If you have customized your network name (SSID) and password and can no longer remember the login credentials you will need to restore your Wireless Modem to the default settings

 

 

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Connect to Shaw Go WiFi

The steps below will cover connecting your iPhone or iPad to Shaw Go WiFi. For more information about using Shaw Go WiFi, please see How to Connect to a Shaw Go WiFi Hotspot.

 

  1. Tap Settings
  2. Select Wi-Fi
  3. Move the WiFi slider to the On position
  4. Select the ShawOpen WiFi network
  5. Open your web browser and you will be presented with the Shaw Go WiFi sign in page
  6. Sign in using your Shaw.ca email address and password, or enter your access code (Example 1)
  7. If you have not yet registered this device to your account you will be given the option to do so now. Registering your device will allow it to automatically connect to Shaw Go WiFi hotspots when you are within their range. Enter your devices name and select Remember Device, or Continue without remembering device if you do not wish to register this device to Shaw Go WiFi (Example 2)
  8. You will now be connected to a Shaw Go WiFi hotspot

 

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