How to Turn Airplane Mode On/Off On Nintendo Switch

How to Turn Airplane Mode On/Off On Nintendo Switch - There are so many hidden features in the switch settings, this time nintendoswitchguides.com will share how to turn airplane mode on/off on the Nintendo switch.


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You need know the airplane mode can be activated only in a handheld mode or tabletop mode, and can not be used in TV mode. Okay, follow this step to turn airplane mode on / off on Nintendo switch:

Step turn airplane mode on / off on Nintendo switch:


You need to start by opening the System Setup menu:

1. From the HOME menu, select "System Setup".

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2. From the option on the left, select "Airplane Mode."

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3. Select "Airplane Mode" on the right side, then press A to activate it. To disable it, press A again.

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Important things related to the turn airplane mode on / off on the Nintendo switch:

When Airplane Mode is enabled, all wireless communications, such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, will be turned off. Some types of wireless communications can still be manually enabled when the console is in Airplane mode.


  • If Joy-Con is released from the console when airplane mode is turned on (tabletop mode) you must tap the LCD screen and enable Bluetooth communication in System Setup> Airplane Mode> Control Connection (Bluetooth), otherwise you can not operate the console with Joy- Con.
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You can also doing that from the Quick Settings screen and following way:


  • Hold down the HOME button for at least one second to access Quick Settings.
  • From the Quick Settings screen, choose "Airplane Mode", then press A to activate it. To disable it, press A again.


That's step setting to turn airplane mode on / off on the Nintendo switch, Have fun.