Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
  1.    28 Mar 2016 #11
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 4,766
    windows 10 Home threshold2

    Quote Originally Posted by rhodyrich View Post
    Had Windows search for updates and applied all. Icon is still good. I'm going to mark this as solved even though I do not actually know what caused the problem or what fixed the problem. Hopefully it will stay solved.
    Speculation as to what causes the problem:
    Change of a setting.
    Result of a registry tweak.
    3rd party program download.
    Who knows.

    Anyway, glad you have the WiFi icon back.
    Last edited by davidhk; 28 Mar 2016 at 23:45.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2.    28 Mar 2016 #12
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 2,546
    EL Capitan

    Quote Originally Posted by davidhk View Post
    Speculative causes :
    Change of a setting.
    Result of a registry tweak.
    3rd party program download.

    Who knows.

    Glad you have the WiFi icon back.
    That is what I am thinking. Something tripped the IRQ for the WiFi adapter, or a Service got screwed up. I would have rather had them remove device and driver, then see what happens when 10 reinstalls. Also we all know if there is any third party software running Wireless Zero, Bluetooth driver issue, the Airplane mode can show, but still like the OP stated, networking is still running.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3.    30 May 2016 #13
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10

    I have the same problem. Airplane Icon and popup say disconnected but I turned mode off and have full connectivity.
    I'll try an update.
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Airplane Icon Stuck on W10.JPG 
Views:	3 
Size:	66.2 KB 
ID:	82440
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Wifi / Wifi icon has left my laptop
Hi i have a hp probook 4530s. I recently installed a new norton security package upon restart the wifi icon amd every thing to do with wifi has dissapeared. There is a wifi on off button on the keypad area and when i press it, all that seems to...
Network and Sharing
Solved Eject device icon wrong for anyone else?
I've been noticing lately that everyone but me has that new generation flat style icon for the eject device handler. Mine looks the same as in 7 (at the bottom): 63005 Does anyone have thoughts about this?
General Support
Some file type show wrong icon.
Hello, i'm using windows 10 insider now in build 10547, recently some file with specified extension showing the wrong icon, all the wrong icon is same as in the screenshoot: 41850 All error files have icon same like this picture, but all file is...
General Support
Solved Connection problems through WiFi
I think it's quite a weird problem : I've a desktop in my house which is connected to the router by LAN and I've a laptop,a smartphone which are connected to the router by WiFi. This morning, when I tried to Google something from my laptop, Firefox...
Network and Sharing
How to setup a WIFI connection.
I had upgraded to Win10, but it locked-up my monitor (don't ask), so I had to wipe the hard drive and reinstall Win8.1 in order to get my display to work. Before, in Win8.1 and in Win10, my internet connection was working. Now Win8.1 says "your PC...
Network and Sharing
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:51.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 10 Forums