Airplane / Standalone Mode - Windows® 8

Note The device won't be able to use any data services while Airplane/Standalone mode is enabled.

  1. From the right edge of the screen, swipe left to display the charms menu.
    Note If using a mouse, move the pointer to the upper or lower-right corner of the Start screen then move up/down.
    Note Alternatively, press the Windows+C keys ( windows key logo+C) located on the physical keyboard (if available).
    Swipe left with Charms menu
  2. Tap or click Settings.
    Charms menu with Settings
  3. Tap or click the Wireless network icon Wireless network icon.
  4. Tap or click the Airplane mode switch to turn on Switch On icon (radio off) or off Switch Off icon (radio on).
    Note Depending upon personalization options, the switch colors may differ from the examples depicted above.