Travelling With Mobile Devices: Turn Airplane Mode On or Off In 3 Steps

Travelling a lot and using mobile Windows 8 devices? Then you should know how to turn on the airplane mode

preview image

When you are travelling via airplane, you are not supposed to browse the internet because the wireless networks of your device may cause problems. The Airplane mode is a new feature in Windows 8 which can be used to turned off networks while you are travelling. When you turn on the Airplane mode, it disables all wireless network connections.

Here’s what it turns off: It turns of Bluetooth, Wireless Networks, mobile broadband and Wi-Fi

1. Step On the taskbar click on the Network icon

Open Network Charms Bar

2. Step The Network Charms Bar opens. By default it is turned OFF.

Turn OFF Airplane Mode

3. Step Move the slider of the Airplane mode option to right or left to turn ON or OFF respectively.

Turn ON Airplane Mode

5 of 5 0 (100%) 1 vote
- Cheers!

Written by:
Dogar and his team of writers help us to bring you the latest Windows tutorials

Contact The Author:

Get Free Help

Connect With Our Site:



Need help? Ask a question at our QA site, click the red button to get started:
Want to support us? Great, simply buy your favorite games from G2A via our referral link ( and save money at the same time:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Current day month ye@r *