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By khaleel5000, Junior Member on 31st May 2014, 04:25 AM
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Hi, I have this s3 mini (SM G730W8) . I have had it for 4 months and never had any problems. But since yesterday, it connects to wifi network internet doesn't work. Chrome says you are offline after trying , apps can't connect etc.

The device works fine on LTE.
Other devices can connect to the same wifi and are working fine, even other samsung devices.

Please advise.
 
 
31st May 2014, 03:53 PM |#2  
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Hi, I have this s3 mini (SM G730W8) . I have had it for 4 months and never had any problems. But since yesterday, it connects to wifi network internet doesn't work. Chrome says you are offline after trying , apps can't connect etc.

The device works fine on LTE.
Other devices can connect to the same wifi and are working fine, even other samsung devices.

Please advise.

delete the saved wifi network and add it again
31st May 2014, 08:44 PM |#3  
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delete the saved wifi network and add it again

Hi, thanks for your reply.
I tried doing that, tried deleting +restarting then adding. But unfortunately still same problem.
1st June 2014, 09:58 AM |#4  
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Hi, thanks for your reply.
I tried doing that, tried deleting +restarting then adding. But unfortunately still same problem.

when your phone connects to the wifi does it obtain an ip address?
2nd June 2014, 06:15 PM |#5  
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I believe so, it even shows connected to xyz network. But when I start browsing...nothing!

Oddly enough, even when I try to connect to those free wifi networks which require 'sign in' as opposed to username/password. The 'signin' page doesn't open either!
2nd June 2014, 06:30 PM |#6  
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I would have reflashed stock firmware to see if it solves it, otherwise it must be some hardware failure.

Sent through time and space from my s3mini/CM11
3rd June 2014, 12:15 AM |#7  
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ok, thanks. I will check it out over the weekend.
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