Fixed: GoPro HERO4 Black & Silver Wi-Fi Won’t Tun On

Two weeks ago I couldn’t turn on the Wi-Fi on my GoPro Hero4 Silver. I don’t know what to do. Now, I fixed this issue. My uncle told me some solution to fix this issue. Follow the instruction to resolve your problem.

Method 1: Update Firmware

  1. Update the Firmware. For that, go to “”. You can get a link to update the firmware. The firmware file loading into SD card and it will boot your camera. You must do that at least 3 or 4 times. Then only it will fix the Wi-Fi problem.

Method 2: Using Wireless tab

  1. Go to the “Setup” menu -> select “Wireless” tab ->turn on “Wi-Fi”.
  2. Select “Pair&Connect” under “wireless” tab.
  3. Now, you have to select “GoPro App”. It shows the PIN number to connect your mobile.
  4. Launch “GoPro” app on your mobile. Then pair the two devices. Finally, it works normally.

Method 3: Reset Wi-Fi Name and Password for GoPro HERO4 Silver and Black

  1. Turn on your camera.
  2. Press the Mode button again and again until “Set Up” screen appears.
  3. Go to Reset Cam->Reset Wi-Fi->Reset.

How to reset Wifi Name and Password for GoPro HERO4 Session?

With GoPro App,

  1. Turn on your camera.
  2. Connect your camera to the computer.
  3. Pair your camera with GoPro App.
  4. In the GoPro App, go to Settings->Camera Info->Name.
  5. Now you can enter the new name and password.


With Camera,

  1. Make sure that your camera is not turned on.
  2. Press and hold the Wi-Fi/Info button until “Reset Wi-Fi” option appears.
  3. Once again press the Wi-Fi/Info button to highlight “Yes” option.
  4. Choose “Yes” by pressing the Shutter button.

Method 4: Add New One

  1. Turn on your “GoPro” camera.
  2. Turn on the “Wi-Fi” under Setup menu.
  3. On your “GoPro” app, set the pairing mode. On your phone app, select the new one and deselect the forgot the old one.
  4. Then enter your pairing code for connecting both devices.

Method 5: Turn on Bluetooth

  1. Turn on “Bluetooth”.
  2. Then try to connect your camera to phone.

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