Incorrect Password Issue on iPhone XS and XS Max in iOS 12

I have iPhone XS  and I have used Wi-Fi for browsing. It worked well until yesterday. Today morning I got an issue that my iPhone says “Incorrect Password”. It was really frustrating to me. Somehow, I fixed this problem. In this article, I am going to tell you those solutions to solve this problem.
Solution 1: Restart your iPhone

  1. Press the power button and either volume up or down button until getting a slider.
  2. Drag the slider to turn off your device.
  3. To turn on your device, press and hold the power button until seeing an Apple logo.

Solution 2: Force Restart

  1. Press the Volume Up Button and quickly release it.
  2. Press the Volume Down Button and quickly release it.
  3. Press and hold the Side Button until the Apple Logo appears.

Solution 3: Forget the Wi-Fi and Re-add

  1. Go to Settings on your iPhone.
  2. Tap Wi-Fi and tap i (info) icon next to your Wi-Fi.
  3. Then tap “Forget this Network”.
  4. Tap “Forget” to confirm this process.
  5. Restart your device and re-add it.

Solution 4: Reset Network Settings

  1. Go to Settings -> General -> Reset.
  2. Tap “Reset Network Settings”.
  3. Enter the Passcode if required and tap “Reset Network Settings” in the pop-up box.

Solution 5: Restart your Router or Modem
Turn off your Router or Modem and wait for few seconds. Then turn it on back.
Solution 6: Turn Off Wi-Fi Assist

  1. Go to Settings -> Mobile Data.
  2. Scroll down the page and turn off Wi-Fi Assist.

Solution 7: Turn Off Location Services for Wi-Fi Network

  1. Go to Settings -> Privacy.
  2. Tap “Location Services”.

Solution 8: Restore your Phone
If the above solutions didn’t work for you, try this.

  1. First, connect your iPhone to the Mac.
  2. Then open iTunes on your Mac.
  3. Click iPhone icon at the top.
  4. Now, click the Summary tab at left corner.
  5. A pop-up box will appear to confirm the action and tap Restore.
  6. Then iTunes will restore your iPhone.
  7. When your phone restarts, you can see a few options. You have to select “Set Up as New iPhone”.

Other Solutions:

  1. Make sure that you have entered the correct password for the Wi-Fi.
  2. Try another Wi-Fi network.
  3. If Bluetooth is on, turn off it.


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