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Unhappy [Q] WiFi Will not stop trying to connect automatically

All of the WiFi issues I have found seem so to be that the WiFi cant connect properly.

I have the opposite problem in that I am not often near free networks. When I leave my house, I turn the WiFi off on my phone.

So I will be watching something on youtube or updating mail at work and everything will just quit. I check the connection and the WiFi is back on and everything stopped because it is trying to connect to WiFi and not staying on my Sprint data connection.

How do I make it quit? I will be at work where there is a highly secured WiFi connection used by some of the more remote robotic systems. My phone will suddenly pop up and tell me that a WiFi signal has been detected and I will get better service by using that connection.

I only want to use WiFi when I turn it on - not when the phone suddenly decides to turn it on.

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