This article provides resources for connecting to Shaw WiFi on any device running Android software.  You can connect to any Shaw Go WiFi location or to your in-home network with your Pixel phone, Pixelbook or Chromebook computer, Google Home devices, and any phone running Android software.

 

 

Visit Android support

Your device’s manufacturer offers the most up-to-date support information for whichever Android phone, Google tablet or computer, or Google Home device you need specific help with.

 

Related: How To: Use Shaw Internet services with Google products

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Connecting to home WiFi

It's good to stay connected to your home WiFi network and these quick steps will help you to get started.  If you are using a Shaw wireless modem, you will be able to find your network name and password printed on the label on your modem.

 

  1. Swipe down on the notification bar at the top of the phone's screen
  2. Tap the Settings (⚙️) icon in the top right corner
  3. Tap Connections
  4. Move the Wi-Fi slider to the On position
  5. Choose the WiFi network you want to connect to
  6. If prompted, enter the network password
  7. Tap Connect

Related: Getting started with Shaw in-home WiFi and Shaw Go WiFi

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Connecting to Shaw Go WiFi

As a Shaw Internet customer, you have complimentary access to Shaw Go WiFi — a network of over 100,000 WiFi hotspots across Western Canada.  The Shaw Go WiFi Finder app (Google Play Storewill help you find hotspots near you.
 

  1. Swipe down on the notification bar at the top of the phone's screen
  2. Tap the Settings  (⚙️) icon in the top right corner
  3. Tap Connections
  4. Move the Wi-Fi slider to the On position
  5. Select the ShawOpen WiFi network
  6. Open any web browser app
  7. Sign in using your Shaw.ca email address and password, or enter an access code

 

Choosing to register this device will allow it to automatically connect to Shaw Go WiFi hotspots when you are within their range.  Enter a name for this device and tap Remember Device, or choose to Continue without remembering device.

Related: About: Shaw Go WiFi

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