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How to use the Airplane mode feature.

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The Airplane mode feature of the operating system allows you to suspend signal transmissions (like Wi-Fi and Bluetooth) while still allowing you to use the computer. Follow these steps to use the Airplane mode feature.

  1. Point to (but do not click) the lower-right corner of the screen and click to select the Settings charm. Image

    NOTE: The Win + I key combination will also take you to the Settings screen.

  2. In the Settings screen, click the Networks icon. Image
  3. In the Networks screen, click to change the Airplane mode option setting to either Off or On.