In many countries, you are required by law to turn off wireless devices while on board an aircraft. A way to turn off wireless functions quickly is to switch
HTC Desire V to Airplane mode.
When you enable Airplane mode, all wireless radios on
HTC Desire V
are turned off, including the call function, data services,
However, you can manually turn
Wi-Fi on while Airplane mode is enabled.
When you disable Airplane mode, the call function is turned back on and the previous state of
Wi-Fi is restored.
Note: If USB tethering is turned on, enabling Airplane mode will turn it off. You will need to manually turn USB tethering on after you disable Airplane mode.
Do any of the following to turn Airplane mode on or off:
- Press and hold Airplane mode.
, and then tap
- Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap . Tap the
On/Off switch to turn it on or off.
When enabled, the Airplane mode icon
is displayed in the status bar.