How to Disable WiFi Scanning


  • To disable WiFi Scanning


  • Moto E4
  • Moto E4 Plus
  • Moto G4 
  • Moto G4 Play
  • Moto G5 Plus
  • Moto G5S Plus
  • Moto X Pure
  • Moto X4


  1. Open Settings
  2. Under Personal, Tap Location
  3. Tap the three vertical dots at the top of the screen
  4. Tap Scanning
  5. Tap to disable WiFi scanning

Additional Notes

This will not impair the device from connecting to, or finding, WiFi networks 

Article Created From

  • 1263124

Having trouble finding the answer you’re looking for? Ask an Expert Member.
(Our Experts are not staff, but their knowledge of our service and phones is outstanding!)