How to Fix WiFi Connection Issues on Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL

Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips

WiFi says connected but doesn’t work on Pixel 4 XL and Pixel 4? Here’s how to fix WiFi connection issues on Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL. A different type of WiFi problem occurs such as WiFi authentication, WiFi saved not connected, or WiFi keeps disconnecting. First of all find the problem type from phone, network or Internet-related issues. Make sure WiFi is on.

If your phone connects to the WiFi network but you still have no internet, the problem is most likely with your internet connection. Also check whether your phone can connect to another WiFi network, like a public network or office’s network or friend’s house. If your phone can connect elsewhere, the issue is most likely with the network. Apply below given possible methods to fix WiFi connection issues on Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL.

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Check out below given troubleshooting methods to fix Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL WiFi stopped working suddenly issues. After apply each method, test whether each solution works.

Make sure turn on WiFi 

Make sure WiFi is on. Then turn it off and on again to reconnect. You can connect to WiFi network on your Pixel 4 XL and Pixel 4 phone using below steps.

Step 1: Open the Settings app.

Step 2: Tap Network and internet.

Step 3: Tap on WiFi.

How to fix WiFi connection issues on Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL

Step 4: Turn on Use WiFi.

Step 5: Tap a network you want to connect.

Step 6: Enter a password to connect WiFi Pixel 4 XL.

You can also set your phone to automatically turn on WiFi near saved networks.

Check for System update

Check if any update available in your Pixel device.

Step 1: Go to Settings.

Step 2: Tap on System.

Step 3: Tap on Advanced.

Step 4: Tap on System update.

Step 5: Tap Check for update.

If available update, update it and check to fix the issue.

Airplane mode on and off again

Pixel 4 XL WiFi stopped working

Make sure Airplane mode is off. Then turn it on and off again to reconnect WiFi network in your android device. It will useful if you’re device have poor network related problem.

Swipe down notification panel twice from top of the screen > Tap Airplane mode

Check if phone problem to fix WiFi connection issues on Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL

Try connecting to the WiFi network with another device, like a computer or friend’s device. If other devices can use the network, the problem is most likely with your phone.

Delete WiFi network & re-add again

Remove connected WiFi network from your device using below given settings.

Step 1: Open the phone’s settings app.

Step 2: Tap Network and internet.

Step 3: Tap WiFi.

If needed, enable WiFi in Pixel 4 and 4 XL.

Step 4: Tap the Saved network.

Step 5: Select the network you want to delete.

Fix WiFi connection issues on Google Pixel 4

Step 6: Tap Forget.

Now add the WiFi network again to reconnect Google Pixel 4 WiFi using below settings.

Settings > Network and internet > WiFi > Add network > Enter SSID & other security > Save

You can check for problems apps that you download. Reboot your Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL into safe mode to find third party app that causing issues.

Restart the router & modem to fix WiFi connection issues on Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL

Unplug the router and modem’s power cords from the wall outlet for 10 seconds. Plug the power cords back in. Make sure all cables are perfect working. Wait a few second, until the lights of the modem and router blinking. If the lights aren’t working, you could have an issue with the router, modem, or internet connection. Contact the network administrator or your internet service provider.

Reset Network Settings Pixel 4 XL and Pixel 4

If none of the method fix Google Pixel 4 wifi not working issues, reset all network settings on Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL using below steps.

Step 1: Go to Setting.

Step 2: Scroll down and tap the System.

Step 3: Tap on Advanced.

Step 4: Tap Reset options.

Step 5: Tap Reset WiFi, mobile & Bluetooth.

This will reset all network settings, including Wi-Fi, Mobile data and Bluetooth.

Step 6: Tap on Reset settings.

Draw pattern lock or other set lock screen security to unlock screen.

Google Pixel 4 wifi not working issues

Step 7: Tap Reset settings again.

Network settings has been reset message appear in your device screen. To use WiFi on Pixel 4 and 4 XL, enter WiFi name and password again.

If none of the above methods solved Google Pixel 4 Wi-Fi issue, the factory reset your Pixel 4 and 4 XL. Make sure back up apps & other data before performing a factory reset or hard reset your device.

And that’s it. End the list of possible solutions to fix WiFi connection issues on Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL. Do you know some other methods to fix Pixel 4 XL WiFi not working issue? Let us know in the comments section below.

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