Android 3.0 - Disable Wi-Fi when phone is in standby mode

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You can configure your Honeycomb based phone to automatically switch off Wi-Fi, when inactive (Standby mode)
  • Tap on Settings > Wireless & networks > Wireless settings
  • You will a new option (unavailable on Froyo or Gingerbread): WiFi Sleep Policy
  • Select the latter and select "When screen turns off"

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