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DefaultAutoConnectSharedState

Last Updated: 12/12/2016

If enabled, the OOBE Wi-Fi Sense checkbox to share networks with contacts will be checked. This checkbox will not appear unless WiFiSenseAllowed is enabled.

This setting has been deprecated in Windows 10, version 1607. The information about this deprecated setting is provided for reference only. The Wi-Fi Sense credential sharing feature has been removed.

Important
All Wi-Fi sense default settings must be on (or set to 1) unless Microsoft executive approval has been granted for specific mobile operator requests, or for countries listed as exempt.

Values

Set the value of DefaultAutoConnectSharedState to one of the following values:

1

Sets the checkbox for Allow me to exchange Wi-Fi network access with my contacts during device OOBE.

This is the default OS value.

0

Clears the checkbox for Allow me to exchange Wi-Fi network access with my contacts during device OOBE.

Parent Hierarchy

Microsoft-Windows-WiFiNetworkManager | DefaultAutoConnectSharedState

Valid Configuration Passes

offlineServicing

specialize

oobeSystem

Applies To

Windows 10 for desktop editions (Home, Pro, Enterprise, and Education)

For a list of the Windows editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-WiFiNetworkManager.

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