IOS has a feature that allows you to share the Wi-Fi connection without having to reveal the network password, just by bringing the two devices together. However, this only works between Apple devices and needs to have iOS 11 or later installed.
For cases where the other person has Android, there is a way to share the network Wi-Fi by QR Code, which transmits all the necessary information without revealing any password.
In this article you will install a IOS shortcut which allows you to automatically create this QR Code, so you can share your network with others, with the greatest privacy.
To use iOS shortcuts you must know that you need to install the app first Shortcuts straight from the App Store. It is he who manages the functionalities that will be executed in each case.
There you will also need to authorize the installation of shortcuts downloaded from the internet. If you haven’t done it yet, we’ll teach you right here:
That done, you can now download and install the shortcut to share the Wi-Fi network via QR Code. Open this article on your iPhone or iPad and tap the image below:
It will open a page full of instructions. Swipe to the end of it and touch “Add Untrusted Shortcut“.
Ready. Your shortcut is installed. You can activate it anytime you want by opening the Shortcuts application. Or you can create an icon on the Home Screen to be even more practical.