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How to Connect to Hidden Wi-Fi on iPhone

A hidden Wi-Fi is a network whose name is not broadcasted to the surrounding area.

In other words, if you open your Wi-Fi settings on your device, you won’t be able to see it.

To join a hidden network, you need to manually enter its name, security, and password.

The aim is to improve the security of the network by preventing brute-force attacks.

In this guide, you’ll learn how to connect to a hidden Wi-Fi network on an iPhone/iOS device.

How to Connect to Hidden Wi-Fi on iPhone

Here’s how to connect to a hidden Wi-Fi on iPhone:

  1. Open the Settings app and select “Wi-Fi”.
  2. Select “Other…” under “Networks”.
  3. Enter the network’s name.
  4. Select “WPA2/WPA3” as the security.
  5. Enter the network’s password.
  6. Tap on “Join” to connect to the hidden Wi-Fi network!

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