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Anyone else having issues with the wifi turning off on its own? Got my S5 yesterday on AT&T. There have been a few times that the wifi will turn off and it can't be turned back on unless I restart.

I've experienced this with wifi settings as is out-of-the-box and when I changed the option to only have it on during sleep while plugged in.

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Anyone else having issues with the wifi turning off on its own? Got my S5 yesterday on AT&T. There have been a few times that the wifi will turn off and it can't be turned back on unless I restart.

I've experienced this with wifi settings as is out-of-the-box and when I changed the option to only have it on during sleep while plugged in.

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Hmmm...i had none of the problem above. Maybe u should contact Att for an exchange. Must be something wrong with wifi module. Have u also tried to FS ?

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I'm having the same problem. S5 goes to sleep when waking the wifi is switched off and I cannot turn it on in settings. I have to reboot
 
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Anyone else having issues with the wifi turning off on its own? Got my S5 yesterday on AT&T. There have been a few times that the wifi will turn off and it can't be turned back on unless I restart.

I've experienced this with wifi settings as is out-of-the-box and when I changed the option to only have it on during sleep while plugged in.

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I'm having the same problem. S5 goes to sleep when waking the wifi is switched off and I cannot turn it on in settings. I have to reboot
Try this, go into settings, press wifi, then press the button consisting of 3 dots in the top right corner and then press advanced. where the settings state "keep wifi on during sleep", make sure it is set to always.

also check the wifi timer is not on either.

Let me know how you guys get on
 
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Thanks Natefish, you were right it's worked, no problem now, thanks again
 
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Thanks Natefish, you were right it's worked, no problem now, thanks again
Yes, that's the problem. It is fixed by not using the feature... Great, isn't it?

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