Learn how to Disable Wifi in Windows
If you’re got your laptop connected to the Internet through a cable (called Ethernet), or through mobile Internet (3G or 4G), then it’s a good idea to disable WiFi (i.e your Wireless Network adapter) completely. Not only will this save you a lot of battery life, but it will also enable your PC to start up faster and limit your exposure to a network attack.
To disable the Wi-Fi adapter:
To re-enable Wi-Fi, take the same steps, and click Enable at the end.
FYI: The above steps, and many more optimizations, can also be performed automatically with our free application, Battery Optimizer. Give it a try!
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