How to Forget Saved WI-FI Networks on Windows 11 Computers

Zarmeen Shahzad
Windows 11

Forgetting a network connection can help in case you want to stop a network from connecting automatically, troubleshooting in case of errors, or if you want to delete Wi-Fi settings. The process is very straightforward, and in just a few steps, you will be able to do it. This tutorial will show you how to forget saved Wi-Fi networks on Windows 11 computers.

Forget Saved Wi-Fi Networks

You can forget the networks using Quick settings and the Windows 11 settings app. I will walk you through both these methods, and you can pick whichever you find most convenient.

Related StoryZarmeen Shahzad
How to Work Together in Microsoft PowerPoint on Windows Computers

Quick Settings

If the connection is nearby, you can easily forget the network from the Windows taskbar. Just follow the steps below:

Step-1: Click on the Wi-Fi icon on the taskbar. (You can also use the shortcut keys Win + A to open the action center).

Quick Settings

Step-2: Click on the arrow icon.

Action Center

Step-3: Right-click on the connection you wish to forget. Select Forget.

Forget Saved Wi-Fi Networks Windows 11

Forget Saved Wi-Fi Networks Windows 11 Settings App

You can also use this method, especially when the Wi-Fi network isn’t in range and won’t show up in the Quick Settings.

  1.  Open the Windows 11 settings app using shortcut keys Win + I.
  2.  Select Network & Internet from the left pane.
    Forget Saved Wi-Fi Networks Windows 11
  3.  Select the Wi-Fi option from the right pane.
    Forget Saved Wi-Fi Networks Windows 11
  4.  Click on the Manage known networks option from the right pane.
    Forget Saved Wi-Fi Networks Windows 11
  5.  You will see a list of saved networks. Select Forget next to the network you wish to remove from your saved networks.
    Forget Saved Wi-Fi Networks Windows 11

I hope this helps. Let us know in the comment below, and if you have more questions on Windows 11, follow this link and learn more.

Share this story

Deal of the Day

Comments