Steps to enable or disable airplane mode on your Alcatel Idol 5S
Airplane mode disables your phone's ability to send or receive any type of wireless transmission.
If airplane mode is turned on, your Alcatel Idol 5S can't connect to the Sprint network.
1. From the home screen, swipe down the Status bar.
2. Swipe down again to access the Quick Settings menu.
3. Tap Airplane mode.
Note: The icon is white when enabled.
Note: You can re-enable Wi-Fi and connect to a Wi-Fi network while Airplane mode is enabled.