How to Remove Saved Wireless Networks from Macintosh Computers

To remove a wireless network from your district Macintosh computer, you will need Administrator Permissions for the device.  See Administrator Access Guidelines and Process.

To remove a saved wireless network from your Macintosh computer, follow these steps:

  1. Open System Preferences
  2. Select Network system preference
  3. Select Wi-Fi
  4. Select padlock in bottom left corner
  5. Enter account information to unlock
  6. Select Advanced near the bottom right corner
  7. Under Preferred Networks, select the wireless network you wish to remove
  8. Click the minus sign to remove
  9. Select OK
  10. Select Apply

Additionally, you can rearrange the order of the wireless networks and drag the svvsd Wi-Fi to the top and make it the Primary Preferred Network.  You can also deselect Auto-Join next to the svvsd-guest Wi-Fi.

If you are encountering any issues connecting to the svvsd Wi-Fi network on a district device, please contact the Help Desk at x57730 or [email protected] The Help Desk or the Device Support Specialist for your campus are also be able to assist with removing unwanted Wi-Fi networks from district computers.

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