How to Check the WiFi Sleep Policy Setting on Motorola 3.0 Phones; Android 7.1 to 8.0

Objective

  • To confirm that the WiFi Sleep Policy setting is adjusted properly

Environment

Procedure

  1. Open Settings
  2. Tap Network & Internet
  3. Tap Wi-Fi
  4. Tap Wi-Fi preferences
  5. Tap Keep Wi-Fi on during sleep
  6. Ensure this is set to Always

Additional Notes

If this setting is set to anything other than Always, WiFi will disconnect when the phone is asleep.

The ability to modify this setting was removed from Oreo 8.1


Article Created From

  • 1230469

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!)