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  1. General Tso's Avatar
    Constant "connection I'd unstable" and not connecting to my router now. No issues before the update. Anyone else?

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    11-02-2013 03:42 PM
  2. fatboy97's Avatar
    Constant "connection I'd unstable" and not connecting to my router now. No issues before the update. Anyone else?

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    I have not seen this, but did you try rebooting your Wifi router? Just unplug it for at least a minute, then plug it back in and wait a minute or two for it to reconnect... just a possible solution.
    11-02-2013 04:34 PM
  3. ddsdavid's Avatar
    I had the same thing today but I was pushing the range of my router.

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    11-02-2013 05:35 PM
  4. hikerguy's Avatar
    Both my wife and I updated our Samsung Galaxy S4s today and both are having issues with the wifi staying connected. We NEVER had this issue prior to the update. Still searching for a fix. May have to call Verizon or Samsung on this one.
    11-02-2013 08:35 PM
  5. General Tso's Avatar
    Same here. I've rebooted the router numerous times. I never had an issue before update. Also my old Nexus 7 has 4.3 and no issues. Has to be a Verizon/Samsung issue.

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    11-02-2013 11:48 PM
  6. neilwm56's Avatar
    I am also having wifi issues since updating to 4.3. I get the message when turning on my network "Checking the quality of your internet connection." It then fails to connect and the notice is "Network disabled because internet connection is slow."
    redsoxfan2133 likes this.
    11-03-2013 05:34 PM
  7. MiDoJo's Avatar
    Factory reset, should be no wipe, will fix this issue (as long as you aren't rooted, if you are rooted its probably Knox and you may have to unroot and maybe even repair via kies/vzw repair
    11-03-2013 06:30 PM
  8. neilwm56's Avatar
    Factory reset won't wipe out my data and apps?
    11-03-2013 08:20 PM
  9. General Tso's Avatar
    Yes it will. Screw that. This is the kinda stuff I hate about Android. My iPhone never had stuff like this.

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    11-03-2013 08:28 PM
  10. neilwm56's Avatar
    I found the fix for my issue with wifi. Settings- Connections-Wi-Fi-Hit Advanced Settings lower left button, uncheck Auto Network Switch
    11-03-2013 08:51 PM
  11. ochawkeye's Avatar
    I found the fix for my issue with wifi. Settings- Connections-Wi-Fi-Hit Advanced Settings lower left button, uncheck Auto Network Switch
    Where are you finding "Advanced Settings" under Wifi? I see options for "Notify me" and "Auto connect" and then a list of detected networks. My home wifi network has been disconnected multiple times since updating to 4.3 on Saturday. Sometimes because it was "unstable" (never saw that before update). I think it is becoming "unstable" when I get out of range (like I leave my house) but when this happens it does not automatically reconnect when I come back within range.

    With this issue + this Samsung music app that keeps launching on its own, I am really regretting updating. Should have let others fight through and resolve these issues before jumping into something that was not ready for the general public.
    11-04-2013 10:29 AM
  12. STSVA's Avatar
    Where are you finding "Advanced Settings" under Wifi? I see options for "Notify me" and "Auto connect" and then a list of detected networks. My home wifi network has been disconnected multiple times since updating to 4.3 on Saturday. Sometimes because it was "unstable" (never saw that before update). I think it is becoming "unstable" when I get out of range (like I leave my house) but when this happens it does not automatically reconnect when I come back within range.

    With this issue + this Samsung music app that keeps launching on its own, I am really regretting updating. Should have let others fight through and resolve these issues before jumping into something that was not ready for the general public.
    Once you've got the basic WiFi settings open, then press the menu button at the bottom left of the phone and it will give you a menu list where you can open the advanced settings.
    Joneser2006 likes this.
    11-04-2013 11:03 AM
  13. thornesone's Avatar
    I have unchecked the box and still getting the message that my wifi is unstable while the icon wifi bar is maxed and sitting ten feet from the router. I have rebooted the router and still getting the unstable wifi message. This is after updating to 4.3. COM'ON!!

    Posted via Android Central App using my awesome S4!
    11-07-2013 06:20 PM
  14. General Tso's Avatar
    Same here. No fix yet.

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    11-07-2013 09:50 PM
  15. amcclanahan's Avatar
    I did the update Saturday as well and I am having the same issues regarding wifi. It doesn't matter if I am sitting right beside the router or if I am outside of the house, it gives me a message saying "connection is unstable". I never had that issue before the update, and now when I am connected to wifi it seems as if it runs much slower than it did before. Like I said I have never had any issues regarding wifi before and my connection has always been strong and a fast speed. I have gone into the advanced wifi settings and unchecked auto network switch and I am still getting a message saying my connection is unstable. This is so frustrating!
    Cyrene likes this.
    11-11-2013 08:11 AM
  16. Cyrene's Avatar
    I tried all of the above suggestions and factory reset. Same problems.

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    11-11-2013 11:55 PM
  17. LBTRS's Avatar
    I also started having trouble with wifi connections after the update.
    11-13-2013 10:29 AM
  18. androidkid14's Avatar
    this worked for me!! thanks very much!!! it still says that its unstable but i can deal with it....as long as its still on and working!
    11-15-2013 02:16 PM
  19. GeekNews's Avatar
    I have yet to see this issue but I'm wondering what kind of routers you guys are running, what your connection types are (g-n-ac) and what your security settings might be? Wonder if this is something similar to a previous bug that affected certain routers more than others.
    11-16-2013 02:12 PM
  20. Sandor Kovacs's Avatar
    I have the problem too. My router:TL-WR1042N, 11bgn mixed mode WPA/WPA2
    11-17-2013 04:15 AM
  21. ChuckChurch's Avatar
    I stumbled upon this thread, since I had the same issue with my new S4 (just got it Friday).
    https://code.google.com/p/android/is...?id=58230#c454
    The thing about the 'Google Now' is the one I'm trying. Go to 'Apps', then find the 'Google' one - blue icon. Hit menu then settings. Slide 'google now' to off.
    11-17-2013 10:45 PM
  22. Joneser2006's Avatar
    I found the fix for my issue with wifi. Settings- Connections-Wi-Fi-Hit Advanced Settings lower left button, uncheck Auto Network Switch
    Worked for me, the settings wouldn't give me a chance to log into the hotel wifi w/o shutting down the connection. Thanks!
    11-17-2013 11:10 PM
  23. ChuckChurch's Avatar
    So far so good. It was connected to wifi this morning when I woke up.
    11-18-2013 06:48 AM
  24. ChuckChurch's Avatar
    So far so good. It was connected to wifi this morning when I woke up.
    I take that back. Has reverted back to sucking today.
    11-18-2013 10:39 AM
  25. guitarfish's Avatar
    I've had WiFi issues since the 4.3 update. I did a factory reset to fix a different issue, it had no effect on the wifi issue.I saw that Samsung has since pulled the 4.3 update because they're investigating issues with it.
    11-19-2013 09:09 PM
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