iOS 11 wifi sharing not working

WiFi sharing not working on iOS 11, 11.1.2, 11.2.5, 11.2.6, 11.3? Here’s a simple tricks to fix WiFi sharing issues on iPhone in iOS 11 or later.

With iOS 11, you can share your Wi-Fi hotspot password with another iOS devices without having to type the password in it.

iOS 11 has a new feature that lets you to share Wi-Fi password in iOS 11 with nearby iOS devices but sometimes it may not work the way it should do.

In iOS 11, Apple has added a very unique feature where you can share WiFi password to another device just by bringing two iPhones together. You don’t even have to enter WiFi password. It means if one of your device running iOS 11 is connected to a WiFi networks, you can easily share your WiFi password in iOS 11 to another device just by putting two phones together.

For example: I am connected to my home WiFi on device 1 and if my friend comes in and want to use my WiFi on device 2, I can just bring his iPhone nearer to my iPhone and he will be connected to the same network as well. He don’t even need to enter the WiFi password.

But sometimes, the WiFi password sharing option does not pop up but don’t worry! Here’s an easy fix!

How to Connect WiFi to multiple device in iOS 11 without entering password 

Step 1: Turn ON WiFi on both iPhones running iOS 11 Note:(Remember one of the device should be connected to the WiFi networks. Here device 1 is connected to the WiFi)

Step 2: On Device 2 in which you want to connect WiFi, tap on the WiFi network name by going to WiFi settings


Step 3: Now bring both device together. A pop up will appear device 1 asking you to send password to another device.

Step 4: Tap on Send Password. Kabooom!! The WiFi will now connect on device 2 as well without need to enter the WiFi password.

However if the WiFi sharing option does not pops up, all you need to do is lock both devices by pressing power button – unlock both of them and then repeat the steps again. This should definitely bring WiFi sharing option without any issue.

Comment if this solved your issue!

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