iOS 12 Wi-Fi Dropping on iPhone & iPad (Fixed)


Many Apple users have a complaint that their iPhone keeps dropping Wi-Fi. Some people said that this problem occurred after updating their iPhone to iOS 12. Here I am going to tell you the solutions to fix this issue. If you have the same problem, this article will help you to fix it.
Before trying these solutions.

  1. Make sure that your Wi-Fi speed is good.
  2. Make sure that you are within a range. If you far away from Wi-Fi Router/Hotspot, you can’t receive a connect properly.

Solution 1: Try different networks
Connect your iPhone to different networks. Because it may be a network issue.

  1. Open Settings->Wi-Fi.
  2. Make sure that Wi-Fi is turned on.
  3. Connect your iPhone to any other Wi-Fi Network. Because this problem may occur because of poor network connection.
  4. Make sure that your iPhone is not far away from the Wi-Fi router or hotspot.

Solution 2: Force Restart
iPhone 6 and earlier
Press and hold the Home Button and Power Button (Sleep/Wake) until the Apple Logo Appears.
iPhone 7 & 7 Plus
Press and hold the Side Button and Volume Down Button until the Apple Logo appears.
iPhone 8, 8 Plus, & X

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

Solution 3: Enable “Auto-Join”

  1. Open Settings->Wi-Fi.
  2. Make sure that Wi-Fi is turned on.
  3. Tap (i) info symbol next to the connected Wi-Fi network.
  4. Enable “Auto-Join”.

Solution 4: Check connected Wi-Fi Network issues

  1. Go to Settings->Wi-Fi.
  2. If there is any problem with the connected Wi-Fi network, you can see the alert like ”No Internet Connection” under the Wi-Fi network name. So try another network and check whether it is dropping or not.

Solution 5: Turn off Wi-Fi Networking
Turning off Wi-Fi Networking will increase the speed of Wi-Fi on iOS devices.

  1. Launch Settings->Privacy->Location Services.
  2. Tap “System Services”.
  3. Scroll down to find “Wi-Fi Networking” and turn it off.

Solution 6: Reset Network settings

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

Note: This action will reset all Wi-Fi Networks & Passwords, APN & VPN Settings, and Cellular Settings of your iPhone.
Solution 7: Forget Wi-Fi Network and Rejoin

  1. Go to Settings->Wi-Fi.
  2. Tap (i) info symbol next to the connected Wi-Fi network.
  3. Tap “Forget This Network”.
  4. Tap “Forget This Network” in the pop-up box to confirm.
  5. Then rejoin to the same network or any other Wi-Fi networks.

Solution 8: Check for Software update

  1. Connect your iPhone to Wi-Fi or Cellular Data.
  2. Go to Settings->General->Software Update.
  3. Tap “Download and Install” if update is available.

Solution 9: Power cycle (restart) the router or Hotspot
If you are using wireless router,

  1. Disconnect the router from the power.
  2. To do it unplug the power cord from the back of the router. Wait for some time.
  3. Then plug the power cord into the router.
  4. Reset Network Settings (Fix 6)

If you are using wireless hotspot,

  1. Turn off the hotspot.
  2. Wait for 30 seconds and then turn it on.
  3. Reset Network Settings (Fix 6)

If you know any other solutions to fix this issue, let us know through your comments.

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