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how do i disable airplane mode using terminal

asked 2016-06-20 21:18:51 -0500

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using a lenovo t500 with fedora 24... ...airplane mode is interfering with wifi and bluetooth...message is to set airplane mode in hardware...not able to do this in settings...so...maybe terminal...

...as well...screen shot freezes computer...

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It works best if you keep to one issue per question. If you want help with the screen shot problem, then open a new question for it. In either case, please remove it from this one.

ssieb gravatar imagessieb ( 2016-06-21 16:02:10 -0500 )edit

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answered 2016-06-21 15:58:32 -0500

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If it's hardware airplane mode, then there is nothing that you can do from the command line. Look for a switch on the side of the laptop or a button on the keyboard. If you can install the rfkill package, then rfkill list will give you detailed information. You can also do cat /sys/class/rfkill/*/hard and if there are any 1s in the output, then there is a hardware kill switch activated. cat /sys/class/rfkill/*/soft will show if there are any software kill switches activated.

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