Ensure that you have the appropriate network key code needed to
enable you to access a secure Wi-Fi network.
If you are connecting to a secure Wi-Fi network with MAC address
restrictions, you will require pre-authorisation for the router. You
will need to find your Samsung Jet's MAC (Media Access Control)
address. This is a 12-character code which may be needed by the network
controller to enable the phone to connect. See Getting the Samsung
Jet's MAC address below.
You can get to the Wi-Fi
application either via the main menu or using a homescreen Wi-Fi Widget.
- To get to the Wi-Fi application via the main menu, press the MENU
button (either on the home screen or the hexagonal button beneath)
- In the main menu, swipe your finger sideways to go through the
pages until you see the Wi-Fi icon. Press to
- The Wi-Fi application opens.
- Alternatively, to
use the Wi-Fi Widget, from standby, press the home screen. The Widget
toolbar opens up.
- Scroll down to find the Wi-Fi Widget icon. Press the Wi-Fi
Widget. The Wi-Fi Widget will pop
up on the main screen.
- Press the Wi-Fi Widget on the main part of the
display to launch the Wi-Fi application. The Wi-Fi application opens.
in the Wi-Fi screen, press the large Wi-Fi button in the middle of the
screen to turn it on. Wi-Fi is activated and the
button turns blue.
- Press SEARCH Nearby Wi-Fi access points (APs)
appear as small circles on the display, with their names next to them.
- Press the circle representing the Wi-Fi Netowrk you
want to connect to. An options panel appears.
- You can press
connect to the network or
press ADD if you want to add it to a list of preferred
networks for easy access later.
- You are taken into a settings
menu for the Wi-Fi access point. If the Wi-Fi access point requires a
network key code,
scroll down to the Network Key panel. Press
- The numberpad appears. Type in the network key code
and press DONE. You are returned to the previous settings screen. Press
- A list of connections
appears. Press the back arrow button
- If you initially pressed
CONNECT, the phone will
connect to the selected Wi-Fi network and a confirmation message will
appear. The display now shows the new connection, illustrated by blue
dots linking the circles onscreen (Figure 15).
- If you initially
pressed ADD, you will be returned
to the Wi-Fi screen. Press the circle representing the Wi-Fi network you
want to connect to. A pop up panel appears.
- Press CONNECT. You
will be connected and the
connection illustrated onscreen.
Press the back button to return to the home
- From the home screen press MENU to enter the main
menu (Figure 1).
- In the main menu, press INTERNET
- Choose which
browser option you want (Home, Enter URL, Bookmarks,
etc.) (Figure 18) and press to select. If you press Home you will be
taken to the pre-loaded home page.
- If required, use the
numberpad to type in an URL or scroll a list to
select bookmarks. When an URL is completed press GO.
Alternatively press the bookmark you wish to access. You will taken to
the web page requested.
- Activate Wi-Fi and press SEARCH,
- When the Wi-Fi access point you want to connect to appears on
display (Figure 8), press it to select.
- A pop up options panel
appears (Figure 9). Press DETAILS
- Details of the Wi-Fi access
point appear onscreen.
- Scroll down by dragging your finger up
the screen. Towards the
bottom of the settings list, DEVICE MAC appears, with a
string of 12 charactesr beneath (Figure 21). Each handset has an
individual MAC address, and this panel will display your Samsung Jet's
unique Mac address.
Make a note of the MAC address. You will need it if you want to use
the Samsung Jet's Wi-Fi to access a secure Wi-Fi network using MAC
address restrictions. This can be added into the wireless router
settings access list.