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Table of Contents
GetStarted

YourPhoneataGlance

SetUpYourPhone

ActivateYourPhone

CompletetheSetupScreens

MakeYourFirstCall

SetUpYourVoicemail

SprintAccountInformationandHelp

SprintAccountPasswords

ManageYourAccount

SprintSupportServices

PhoneBasics
YourPhone'sLayout
TurnYourPhoneOnandOff

9
9
11

ScreenOn/Off

11

LockandUnlockYourPhone

12

UnlockYourScreenUsingtheKnockCodeFeature

13

GuestMode

14

SetUpGuestMode

14

UseGuestMode

15

HardwareKeyControlMode

15

BatteryandCharger

15

ExtendYourBatteryLife
PhoneFunctionKeys

17
17

RecentAppsKey

18

WorkwithMenus

18

NotificationsPanel

19

HomeKey

20

BackKey

21

TouchscreenNavigation

21

YourHomeScreen

22

HomeScreen

22

ExtendedHomeScreen

23

UsetheApplicationsKey

23

Applications:HowtoView,OpenandSwitch

23

Applications

25

CustomizeYourHomeScreen

27

AddandRemoveWidgetsontheHomeScreen

28

ChangethePhone'sWallpaper

29

CustomizeApplicationsIconsontheHomeScreen

30

AccessRecently-UsedApplications

31

HomeScreenCleanView

31

QuickAccess

32

ChangetheScreenOrientation

32

StatusBar

32

EnterTextWiththeOn-screenKeyboard

35

TipsforEditingText
SearchYourPhoneandtheWeb

37
42

PhoneandWebSearchUsingTextEntry

42

PhoneandWebSearchUsingVoiceCommand

44

UsingClipTray

44

TextLink

44

PhoneCalls

46

HDVoice

46

MakePhoneCalls

46

CallUsingthePhoneDialer

46

DialingOptions

47

MissedCallNotification

48

Wi-FiCalling

48

CallEmergencyNumbers

48

In-CallOptions

49

DialandSavePhoneNumbersWithPauses

50

DialFromtheContactsList

50

UseDirectDialing

51

Plus(+)CodeDialing

51

ReceivePhoneCalls

51

VisualVoicemail

52

SetUpVisualVoicemail

52

ReviewVisualVoicemail

53

ListentoMultipleVoicemailMessages

54

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VisualVoicemailOptions

54

ConfigureVisualVoicemailSettings

54

ChangeYourMainGreetingviatheVoicemailMenu

55

EdittheDisplayNameviatheVoicemailMenu

56

Voicemail(Traditional)

56

SetUpVoicemail

56

VoicemailNotification

57

RetrieveYourVoicemailMessages

57

PhoneCallOptions

58

CallerID

58

CallWaiting

58

3-wayCalling

59

CallForwarding

59

In-callOptions

60

SetUpSpeedDialing

61

CallLogs

62

SaveaPhoneNumber

64

FindaPhoneNumber

64

Text-to-Speech

64

Contacts

66

GetStartedWithContacts

66

AddaContact

67

AddaContacttoYourFavorites

68

EditaContact

68

CommunicatewithYourContacts

71

Import,Export,andShareContacts

73

ImportContactsFromYourInternalStorage

73

ExportContactstoYourInternalStorage

73

ShareaContact

73

JoinandSeparateContacts

74

AccountsandMessaging
Gmail

75
75

CreateaGoogleAccount

75

SignintoYourGoogleAccount

75

AccessGmail

76

SendaGmailMessage

78

ReadandReplytoGmailMessages

79

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ChangeGmailSettings
Email

81
82

AddanEmailAccount(POP3orIMAP)

83

CorporateEmail(Outlook)

84

OpenEmail

85

CreateandSendEmail

85

ReplytoorDeleteanEmailMessage

86

ConfigureandSyncCorporateEmailSettings

86

TextandMultimediaMessaging

88

ComposeTextMessages

89

ReadandReplytoTextMessages

89

SendaMultimediaMessage(MMS)

90

SaveandResumeaDraftMessage

91

ManagingMessageConversations

91

DeleteMessages

92

TextandMultimediaMessageOptions

93

SocialNetworkingAccounts

95

Facebook

95

GoogleHangouts

96

SynchronizeAccounts

96

SynchronizeYourGoogleAccount
SynchronizeYourCorporateAccount
AppsandEntertainment
GooglePlayStore

97
97
99
99

SprintID

100

SprintApplications

101

Music

102

GooglePlayMusic

102

MusicPlayer

102

BackUpYourDownloadedMusicFiles

103

YouTube

104

GPSNavigation

104

GoogleMaps

104

ScoutbyTelenav

106

WebandData
ConnectWi-Fi
TurnWi-FiOnandConnecttoaNetwork

108
108
108

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AddaWi-FiNetwork

109

Wi-FiDirect

110

VirtualPrivateNetworks(VPN)

110

PrepareYourPhoneforVPNConnection

110

SetUpSecureCredentialStorage

110

AddaVPNConnection

111

ConnecttoorDisconnectFromaVPN

111

Browser

112

LearntoNavigatetheBrowser

112

GotoaSpecificWebsite

113

BrowserMenu

113

AdjustBrowserSettings

114

CreateWebsiteSettings

115

CreateBookmarks

115

ConnectionsOptimizer

116

DataServicesGeneralInformation(3Gand4GNetworks)

117

4GSparkLTE

118

YourUserName

118

LaunchaWebConnection

119

DataConnectionStatusandIndicators

119

CameraandVideo

120

TakePictures

120

RecordVideos

120

CameraandVideoSettings

121

Multi-pointAuto-focus

122

Gestureshot

122

SuperZooming

122

ViewYourPictures

122

GalleryOptions

123

AssignPictures

124

DualFeature

124

VideoOptions

125

LiveZoom

126

DualPlay

126

ToolsandCalendar

127

LGHealth

127

QSlide

128

QuickRemote

129

QuickMemo+

130

DualWindow

132

Calendar

133

ChangeCalendarView

133

ViewEventDetails

136

CreateanEvent

137

EditorDeleteanEvent

137

SetanEventReminder

137

RespondtoanEventReminder

138

DisplayandSynchronizeCalendars

138

ChangeCalendarSettings

139

Folders

139

Clock

140

Tasks

143

Calculator

145

Bluetooth

145

TurnBluetoothOnandOff

145

BluetoothSettingsMenu

146

PairingBluetoothDevices

147

SendItemsviaBluetooth

148

DisconnectBluetoothConnectionDuringanActiveCall

148

SmartShare
EnjoyContentViaaVarietyofDevices

149

EnjoyContentfromNearbyDevices

150

UsingContentfromtheCloud

151

microSDCard

152

InsertamicroSDCard

152

RemoveamicroSDCard

153

ViewmicroSDCardMemory

154

FormatthemicroSDCard

154

UnmountthemicroSDCard

154

TransferUserContentsFromanAndroidPhonetoYourLGG3

Settings

149

155

TransferViaPCorLaptop

155

TransferViaBluetoothConnection

156

TransferViaCloudStorage

157
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WirelessNetworks

158

AirplaneMode

158

Wi-FiSettings

159

Wi-FiCallingSettings

159

BluetoothSettings

159

MobileData

159

CallSettings

159

VoicemailSettings

160

SmartDialing

160

NorthAmericanDialing

160

InternationalDialing

160

IncomingVoiceCallPop-up

160

CallReject

161

DeclinewithMessage

161

PrivacyKeeper

161

AutoAnswer

161

TTYMode

162

HearingAids

162

ProximitySensor

162

VoiceEnhancement

163

SaveUnknownNumbers

163

PowerKeyEndsCall

163

RoamingSettings

164

RoamingMode

164

RoamingGuard

165

DataRoamGuard

165

Share&Connect

166

NFCSettings

166

AndroidBeam

166

SmartShareBeam

167

MediaServer

167

Miracast

167

MoreSettings

168

USBTethering

168

Wi-FiHotspot

168

BluetoothTethering

169

MobileNetworksSettings

169

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VPNSettings
DeviceSettings

170
170

SoundSettings

170

RingtoneandVibrationSettings

172

DisplaySettings

174

HomeScreen

177

LockScreen

178

Gestures

182

One-handedOperation

183

Storage

184

Battery

184

SmartCleaning

184

Apps

185

DefaultMessageApp

185

DualWindow

186

PersonalSettings

186

Accounts&Sync

186

Cloud

186

GuestMode

187

Location

187

Security

187

Language&InputSettings

189

Backup&Reset

189

SystemSettings

190

ShortcutKey

191

Date&Time

191

Accessibility

191

QuickCircleCase

194

ActivateThisDevice

194

SystemUpdates

194

Printing

195

AboutPhone

195

CopyrightInformation

196

Index

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Get Started
ThefollowingtopicsgiveyoualltheinformationyouneedtosetupyourphoneandSprintservicefor
thefirsttime.

Your Phone at a Glance


Thefollowingillustrationoutlinesyourphonesprimaryexternalfeaturesandbuttons.

Set Up Your Phone


Youmustfirstinstallandchargethebatterytobeginsettingupyourphone.
1. Installthebattery.
l Insertyourfingernailintotheslotlocatedonthelowerleftofthebackcoverandliftthecover
upgently.

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l Insertthebattery,contactsendfirst,andgentlypressthebatteryintoplace.

l Replacethebackcover,makingsureallthetabsaresecureandtherearenogapsaround
thecover.

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Note:Whenyouinsertthebattery,yourphonemaypoweronautomatically.
2. Chargeyourbattery.
l PlugtheUSBconnectorintothecharger/accessoryportatthebottomofyourphone.

l PlugtheACadapterintoanelectricaloutlet.Fullychargingabatterymaytakeuptothree
hours.
Note:Yourphonesbatteryshouldhaveenoughchargeforthephonetoturnonandfindasignal,
runthesetupapplication,setupvoicemail,andmakeacall.Youshouldfullychargethebatteryas
soonaspossible.

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3. PressandholdthePower/LockButton

toturnthephoneon.

l Ifyourphoneisactivated,itwillturnon,searchforSprintservice,andbeginthesetup
process.
l Ifyourphoneisnotyetactivated,seeActivateYourPhoneformoreinformation.

Activate Your Phone


Followtheinstructionsbelowtoactivateyourphoneifithasnotalreadybeenactivated.Depending
onyouraccountorhowandwhereyoupurchasedyourphone,itmaybereadytouseoryoumay
needtoactivateitonyourSprintaccount.
n IfyoupurchasedyourphoneataSprintStore,itisprobablyactivatedandreadytouse.
n IfyoureceivedyourphoneinthemailanditisforanewSprintaccountoranewlineofservice,it
isdesignedtoactivateautomatically.
l Whenyouturnthephoneonforthefirsttime,youshouldseeaHands Free Activation
screen,whichmaybefollowedbyaPRL UpdatescreenandaFirmware Updatescreen.
Followtheonscreeninstructionstocontinue.
n Ifyoureceivedyourphoneinthemailandyouareactivatinganewphoneforanexistingnumber
onyouraccount(you'reswappingphones),youcanactivateonyourcomputeronlineordirectly
onyourphone.
l Activate on your computer:
o Gotosprint.com/activateandcompletetheonlineinstructionstoactivateyourphone.
l Activate on your phone:
o Turnonyournewphone.(Makesuretheoldoneisturnedoff.)Yourphonewill
automaticallyattemptHands-FreeActivation.
o TouchActivatetooverrideauto-activationandstartthemanualactivationwizard.
o Followtheon-screenpromptstocompletetheactivationprocess.
Toconfirmactivation,makeaphonecall.Ifyourphoneisstillnotactivated,visitsprint.com/support
forassistance.IfyoudonothaveaccesstotheInternet,callSprintCustomerServiceat1-888-2114727fromanotherphone.
Tip:DonotpressthePower/LockButton
Power/LockButton

whilethephoneisbeingactivated.Pressingthe

cancelstheactivationprocess.

Note:Ifyouarehavinganydifficultywithactivation,visitsprint.com/support.

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Complete the Setup Screens


Thesetupscreenshelpyousetupcertainfeaturesandpreferencesonyourphone.Onceyour
phonehasbeenturnedon,youwillseeaAccessibilitymessage.Youcanthencompletethesetup
process.
Note:Youmaybeabletocompletethesetupscreensbeforeyourphonehasbeenactivatedon
yourSprintaccount.
Note:Duringoraftersetup,youmayseeaConnections Optimizernotice.Readthenoticeand
touchI Agreetoallowyourphonetoconnectautomaticallytothebestavailabledatanetwork,
includingWi-Fi.ToturnConnectionsOptimizeroffatanytime,fromhome,tap
> >
Settings>More>Mobile networks>Connections Optimizeranduncheckthebox.See
ConnectionsOptimizerfordetails.
1. Ontheconfigurationscreen,touchNexttogetstarted.
2. Followtheonscreeninstructionstocompleteeachsection.Foreachtopic,youwillhavethe
optiontoskipitandcontinuetothenextscreen.
l Got Google?TouchYesandcompletethestepstosignintoyourcurrentGoogle
Account,ortouchNoandthentouchGet an account(tosetupanewGoogleAccount)or
Not nowtoskipGooglesetup.Thefollowingoptionsmayapplydependingonyour
selection:
o Sign inEnteryourGmailaddressandpasswordandtouchSign intosignintoyour
currentGoogleAccount.
o Get an accountFollowtheinstructionstosignupforanewGoogleAccount.There
willbescreenstoenteryourfirstandlastnames,createanemailaddress(Gmail),create
apassword,enterrecoveryinformation(includingabackupemailaddressandrecovery
question),anoptiontojoinGoogle+,andanoptiontoenablepurchasesfromtheGoogle
PlayStoreapp.TouchNextbetweeneachscreen.
o Use Google locationSelectyourGooglelocationoptionsandthentouchNext.
l This phone belongs to-Ifapplicable,enteryourfirstandlastnameandtouchNext.
Thisinformationisusedbythephonetopersonalizecertainapps.
l Useful settings-Setyourphoneinformationforyourconvenience.
l Knock Code-SetKnockCodeforyoursecurity.
l Home touch button combination-Selectthedesiredhometouchbuttoncombination.
3. TapDone.Yoursetupisnowcomplete.Followtheonscreeninstructionstolearnaboutbasic
touchmenunavigation,viewtutorials,orjustgetstarted.

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Note:YoudonotneedtosignupforaGoogleAccounttouseyourphone.However,todownload
appsfromtheGooglePlayStoreapp,youmustlinkyourphonetoaGoogleAccount.

Make Your First Call


Onceyourphoneisactivated,youcanmakephonecalls.
1. Tap

>

2. Usethedialpadtoenteraphonenumber.
l Ifyouenterawrongnumber,tap

toerasedigitsonebyone.

l Toerasetheentirenumber,touchandhold
3. Tap

todialthenumber.

Note:Yourphone'sbatteryshouldhaveenoughchargeforyourphonetoturnonandfindasignal,
setupyourvoicemail,andmakeacall.Youshouldfullychargeyourbatteryassoonaspossible.

Set Up Your Voicemail


Yourphoneautomaticallytransfersallunansweredcallstoyourvoicemail,evenifyourphoneisin
useorturnedoff.YoushouldsetupyourSprintvoicemailandpersonalgreetingassoonasyour
phoneisactivated.Alwaysuseapasswordtoprotectagainstunauthorizedaccess.
1. Tap

>

2. Touchandhold

3. Followthesystempromptsto:
l Createyourpassword.
l Recordyournameannouncement.
l Recordyourgreeting.
Note:Sprintstronglyrecommendsthatyoucreateapasswordwhensettingupyourvoicemailto
protectagainstunauthorizedaccess.Withoutapassword,anyonewhohasaccesstoyourphoneis
abletoaccessyourvoicemailmessages.
Formoreinformationaboutvoicemail,seeVoicemailorVisualVoicemail.

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Sprint Account Information and Help


Findoutaboutaccountpasswordsandinformationaboutmanagingyouraccountandfindinghelp.

Sprint Account Passwords


AsaSprintcustomer,youenjoyunlimitedaccesstoyourpersonalaccountinformation,your
voicemailaccount,andyourdataservicesaccount.Toensurethatnooneelsehasaccesstoyour
information,youwillneedtocreatepasswordstoprotectyourprivacy.

Account User Name and Password


Ifyouaretheaccountowner,youwillcreateanaccountusernameandpasswordwhenyousignon
tosprint.com/mysprint.(ClickSign in/Register>Sign up now!togetstarted.)Ifyouarenotthe
accountowner(ifsomeoneelsereceivesthebillforyourSprintservice),youcangetasub-account
passwordatsprint.com/mysprint.

Voicemail Password
Youllcreateyourvoicemailpassword(orpasscode)whenyousetupyourvoicemail.SeeSetUp
YourVoicemailformoreinformationonyourvoicemailpassword.

Data Services Password


WithyourSprintphone,youmayelecttosetupanoptionaldataservicespasswordtocontrolaccess
andauthorizePremiumServicepurchases.
Formoreinformation,ortochangeyourpasswords,signontosprint.com/mysprint.

Manage Your Account


ManageyourSprintaccountfromyourcomputer,yourSprintphone,oranyotherphone.
Online: sprint.com/mysprint
n Accessyouraccountinformation.
n Checkyourminutesused(dependingonyourSprintserviceplan).
n Viewandpayyourbill.
n EnrollinSprintonlinebillingandautomaticpayment.
n Purchaseaccessories.
n ShopforthelatestSprintphones.

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n ViewavailableSprintserviceplansandoptions.
n Learnmoreaboutdataservicesandotherproductslikegames,ringers,screensavers,and
more.
From Your Sprint Phone
n Fromthedialscreen,tap

getanswerstootherquestions.

toaccessasummaryofyourSprintserviceplanor

n Fromthedialscreen,tap

tomakeapayment.

n Fromthedialscreen,tap

tocheckminuteusageandaccountbalance.

Sprint Support Services


Sprint411andSprintOperatorServicesletyoueasilyaccessinformationandcallingassistance
fromyourSprintphone.

Sprint 411
Sprint411givesyouaccesstoavarietyofservicesandinformation,includingresidential,business,
andgovernmentlistings;movielistingsorshowtimes;drivingdirections,restaurantreservations,and
majorlocaleventinformation.Youcangetuptothreepiecesofinformationpercall,andtheoperator
canautomaticallyconnectyourcallatnoadditionalcharge.
Thereisaper-callchargetouseSprint411,andyouwillbebilledforairtime.
n Fromthedialscreen,tap

Sprint Operator Services


SprintOperatorServicesprovidesassistancewhenyouplacecollectcallsorwhenyouplacecalls
billedtoalocaltelephonecallingcardorthirdparty.
n Fromthedialscreen,tap

Formoreinformationortoseethelatestinproductsandservices,visitusonlineat
sprint.com/mysprint.

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Phone Basics
Yourphoneispackedwithfeaturesthatsimplifyyourlifeandexpandyourabilitytostayconnectedto
thepeopleandinformationthatareimportanttoyou.Thefollowingtopicswillintroducethebasic
functionsandfeaturesofyourphone.
Tip:PhoneSoftwareUpgradesUpdatestoyourphonessoftwaremaybecomeavailablefrom
timetotime.Sprintwillautomaticallyuploadcriticalupdatestoyourphone.Youcanalsousethe
menutocheckforanddownloadupdates.Tap

>

>

Settings>System updates.

Your Phone's Layout


Theillustrationsanddescriptionsbelowoutlineyourphonesbasiclayout.

Key Functions
n Front-Facing Camera Lensallowsyoutotakepicturesandvideoofyourself.Alsoletsyou
participateinvideochats.
n Notification LEDflashesfrontnotificationLEDwhenyoureceivenotifications,suchasan
incomingcall,ifyouenablethisfeature.
n Touchscreendisplaysalltheinformationneededtooperateyourphone,suchasthe
applications,callstatus,theContactslist,thedateandtime,andthesignalandbatterystrength.
n Back Keyreturnstothepreviousscreen.Italsoclosespop-updisplayitemssuchasmenusand

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dialogboxes.TouchandholdtoaccesstheDualwindowfeature.
n 3.5mm Headset Jackallowsyoutopluginaheadsetforconvenient,hands-freeconversations.
CAUTION!Insertinganaccessoryintotheincorrectjackmaydamagethephone.
n Microphonetransmitsyourvoiceforphonecallsorrecordsyourvoiceorambientsoundsfor
voicerecordingsandvideos.
n Recent AppsKeyallowsyoutoaccessrecently-usedapps.Touchandholdtoaccessthe
availableoptions.
n Home KeyreturnstotheHomescreen.Ifyou'realreadyviewingoneofextensioncanvases,it
opensthecentralHomescreen.TouchandholdtoaccessGoogleNow.
n Proximity Sensorsensesproximitytowardsotherobjects(suchasyourhead)sothattouch
commandsarenotaccidentallyactivatedduringacall.
Note:Pleasebecarefulnottocoverthesensorswithaprotectivefilm,pouch,oraprotectivecase
notauthorizedbyLG.
n Earpieceletsyouhearthecallerandautomatedprompts.
n Laser Detection Auto-focus-Longandshortdistancefocusarequicklyandaccurately
alignedwhenshootingwiththeback-facingcamera.
n Power/Lock Buttonlocksthescreen.Pressandholdtoopenthephoneoptionsmenuforthe
followingoptions:Poweroff,Poweroffandrestart,andTurnon/offAirplanemode.Youcanalso
quicklyswitchtoSilentmode ,Vibrationmode orSoundmode .
n Speakerletsyouhearthedifferentringersandsounds.Thespeakeralsoletsyouhearthe
callersvoiceinspeakerphonemode.
n Charger/Accessory PortallowsyoutoconnectthephonechargeroranoptionalUSBcable.
CAUTION!Insertinganaccessoryintotheincorrectjackmaydamagethephone.
n NFC Touch PointtapthebackofyourphonetoanNFCtagoranotherNFCcompatibledevice
inthislocation.
n Volume Buttonsallowyoutoadjusttheringerandmediavolumes,ortoadjustthein-call
volumeduringacall.
n Flashhelpsyoutakepicturesandvideoindimlighting.
n Back-Facing Camera Lensletsyoutakepicturesandrecordvideos.
n IR (Infrared) LEDusesinfraredtocommunicatewithdevicesusingtheQuickRemoteapp.

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Turn Your Phone On and Off


Turnyourphoneonandoffandwake-upthescreenbyusingthePower/LockButton

Turn Your Phone On


n PressandholdthePower/LockButton

Onceyourphoneison,itmaydisplaySearchingforService.Whenyourphonefindsasignal,it
entersstandbymodethephonesidlestate.Atthispoint,youarereadytobeginmakingand
receivingcalls.
Ifyourphoneisunabletofindasignalafter15minutesofsearching,aPowerSavefeatureis
automaticallyactivated.Whenasignalisfound,yourphoneautomaticallyreturnstostandbymode.
InPowerSavemode,yourphonesearchesforasignalperiodicallywithoutyourintervention.You
canalsoinitiateasearchforSprintservicebypressinganykey(whenyourphoneisturnedon).
Tip:ThePowerSavefeatureconservesyourbatterypowerwhenyouareinanareawherethereis
nosignal.

Turn Your Phone Off


1. PressandholdthePower/LockButton
thedisplayscreen.

fortwosecondsuntilyouseethePhoneoptionson

2. TapPower offandthentapOKtopoweroffthephone.
Yourscreenremainsblankwhileyourphoneisoff(unlessthebatteryischarging).

Wake Up the Screen


Ifyoudontusethephoneforawhile,thescreenandbacklightwillshutofftoconservebattery
power.
1. PressthePower/LockButton

.Yourlockscreenwillappear.SeeLockScreen.

2. Swipethescreentoanydirectiontounlockit.Thelastscreenyouwereworkingonopens.(This
isthedefaultlockscreen.)
Note:Whenturningthescreenon,makesureyoudonotcovertheproximitysensor.Doingsowill
notallowyoutoturnthescreenon.

Screen On/Off
TheKnockONfeatureallowsyoutodouble-tapthescreentoeasilyturnitonoroff.

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To Turn the Screen On


1. Double-tapthecenteroftheLockscreentoturnthescreenon.
2. Unlockthescreenoraccessanyoftheavailableshortcutsorwidgets.

To Turn the Screen Off


1. Double-tapanemptyareaoftheHomescreenortheStatusBar.
2. Thescreenwillturnoff.

Lock and Unlock Your Phone


Youcanpreventaccidentalscreentouchesfromactivatingphonefunctionsbylockingyourphone.

Lock Your Phone


Whenyourphoneislocked,youcanonlyreceiveincomingcallsormakecallsto9-1-1.
n PressthePower/LockButton

Unlock Your Phone


1. PressthePower/LockButton

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2. Swipethescreentoanydirectiontounlockit.

Note:ThedefaultLockscreensimplylocksthescreentopreventunintentionalactions.Formore
securitytoguardagainstunauthorizeduse,youcansetanunlockrequirement(suchasapattern,
PIN,orpassword)thatwillneedtobeenteredtounlockit.

Unlock Your Screen Using the Knock


Code Feature
TheKnockCodefeatureallowsyoutocreateyourownunlockcodeusingacombinationofknocks
(ortaps)onthescreen.
ToactivatetheKnockCodefeature:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapLock screen.
3. TapSelect screen lockandtapKnock Code.

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4. Usethe2x2gridtocreateasequenceofknocks(ortaps)tosetyourknockcode.

Note:YouhavetocreateaBackupPINasasafetymeasureincaseyouforgetyourunlock
sequence.
TounlockthephoneusingKnockCode:
n Whilethescreenisoff,tapthesamesequenceyouestablishedanywhereonthescreen.The
Homescreenwillbeaccesseddirectly.

Guest Mode
UseGuestmodewhenyouletsomeoneelseuseyourphone.Theywillonlybeabletousethe
applicationsthatyouveselected.Onceyousetitup,youcaneasilyputyourphoneinGuestmodeby
drawingtheguestpatternontheLockscreenthatyouset,whichisdifferentfromyournormalunlock
pattern.
Note:Guestscanalsouseapplicationsthatyourselectedapplicationslinkto.

Set Up Guest Mode


FollowthestepsbelowtosetupGuestmodeandbeginusingit.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Guest mode.

2. TapLock screen type,thensetthescreenlockyouwanttousetoputyourdeviceinGuest


mode.
l SetthescreenlockfortheLockscreen,thensettheGuestmodescreenlock.
3. TapAllowed apptoviewwhichappscanbeaccessedinGuestmode.

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l Checkmarktheappsthatcanbeaccessed.
l Removecheckmarksfromtheappsthatyoudon'twanttobeaccessed.
4. TaptheswitchtoONnexttoGuestmode.
Note:IfyourunlocksequenceisalreadysettooneofKnockCode,Pattern,PINorpassword,you
willneedtoenterittobeablesettheguestmodeunlockmethod.

Use Guest Mode


AfteryouvesetupandenabledGuestmode,lockthescreensothatyoucanenteryourGuestmode
pattern.TheGuestmodeHomescreenisdisplayedwithonlytheappsyouveselectedforguest
access.ToexitGuestmode,enteryournormalunlockpatternontheLockscreen.
Note:TheGuest modeswitchwillbeautomaticallyturnedoffifyourlocksequenceischanged.
Otherwise,manuallydisableitifyounolongerwanttoallowguestaccess.

Hardware Key Control Mode


Ifyourphonedisplayisdamagedorbroken,youcanansweranincomingcall,endacall,orturnoff
analarmusingthehardwarekeys.
1. Turnyourphoneoff.
2. PressandholdthePower/LockButton andtheVolume Buttons
formorethan6secondstoentertheHardwarekeycontrolmode.
3. PresstheVolume Buttons
Button

atthesametime

toscrolltothedesiredoption,thenpressthePower/Lock

toconfirm.

l Answer call:PressbothVolume Buttonsatthesametime.


l Stop alarm:Whenanalarmrings,pressandholdtheVolume Up Buttontostopthe
alarm.
Note:Ifyouuseyourphonewithabrokendisplayglass,yourphonecanbreakevenmoreoryou
canbeinjured.MakesuretovisittheLGauthorizedservicecentertogetyourphonerepaired.

Battery and Charger


Sprint-approvedorLG-approvedbatteriesandaccessoriescanbefoundatSprintStoresorthrough
LG,orcall1-866-866-7509toorder.Theyrealsoavailableatwww.sprint.com.

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Battery Capacity
YourphoneisequippedwithaLi-Ionbattery.Itallowsyoutorechargeyourbatterybeforeitisfully
drained.Thebatteryprovidesupto24hoursofcontinuousdigitaltalktime.
Whenthebatteryreaches2%ofitscapacity,thebatteryiconblinks.Whenthereareapproximately
twominutesoftalktimeleft,thephonecansoundanaudiblealertandthenturnoff.
Note:Longbacklightsettings,searchingforservice,usingvibratemode,browseruse,andother
variablemayreducethebatterystalkandstandbytimes.
Tip:Watchyourphone'sbatterylevelindicatorandchargethebatterybeforeitrunsoutofpower.

Charge the Battery


Keepingtrackofyourbattery'schargeisimportant.Ifyourbatterylevelbecomestoolow,your
phoneautomaticallyturnsoffandyouwillloseanyinformationyouwerejustworkingon.
1. ConnectthechargingadapterandUSBcableasshown;theLGlogoonthechargingadapter
shouldfacetowardyou.

2. PlugoneendoftheUSBcableintothephone'sCharger/AccessoryPortandtheotherendinto
anelectricaloutlet.Thechargetimevariesdependinguponthebatterylevel.

Battery Temperature Protection


Thoughextremelyrare,ifthebatterybecomesoverheated,thephonewillautomaticallyturnoff.

Charge with USB


Youcanuseyourcomputertochargeyourphone.TobeabletochargewiththeUSBcable,you
needtoinstallthenecessaryUSBdriversonyourcomputerfirst.ConnectoneendoftheUSBcable
totheCharger/AccessoryPortonyourphoneandconnecttheotherendtoaUSBportonyour
computer.ItisbesttousetherearUSBportwhenconnectingtoadesktopcomputer.TheUSBhub
shouldbepoweredbyanexternalpowersource.
Note:Low-powerUSBportsarenotsupported,suchastheUSBportonyourkeyboardorbuspoweredUSBhub.
TheLGUSBDriverisdownloadablefromthefollowingsite:http://www.lg.com/us/>Select
SUPPORT.IntheSearchboxnexttoSEARCHPRODUCTSUPPORT,enterthemodelnameor
nameandclickSEARCH.Clickthemodel.OnthePRODUCTSUPPORTpage,clickonSoftware
Update & Drivers.

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Alwaysunplugthechargerfromthewallsocketafterthephoneisfullychargedtosaveunnecessary
powerconsumptionofthecharger.

Extend Your Battery Life


Youcanextendyourbattery'slifebetweenchargesbyturningofffeaturesthatruninthe
background.Youcanalsomonitorhowapplicationsandsystemresourcesconsumebatterypower.
n Reducetheamountoftimeyourbacklightison.
n TurnBluetoothoffwhennotinuse.
n TurnWi-Fioffwhennotinuse.
n DeactivatetheGPSwhennotneeded.Mostapplicationsusingthisfunctionwillperiodically
querytheGPSsatellitesforyourcurrentlocation;eachquerydrainsyourbattery.
n Donotwaituntilyourbatteryiscompletelydepletedbeforechargingyourphone.Repeatingthis
processofacompletedischargeandrechargecanovertimereducethestoragecapacityofany
battery.
n TurnoffAutomaticapplicationsync.
n ChecktheRunningServicesandcloseanyunnecessaryapplications.
Note:IfyouaccidentlypressthePower/LockButtonwhilethedeviceisinyourpocket,thescreen
willturnoffautomaticallyinordertosavebatterypower.

Battery Charge Level


n Tap

>

>

Settings>About phone>Battery.

Thebatterystatus(chargingordischarging)andlevel(asapercentageoffullycharged)are
displayed.

Monitor and Control Battery Use


TheBatteryusescreenshowswhichapplicationsconsumethemostbatterypower.Youcanalso
useittoturnoffapplicationsthatyouvedownloaded,iftheyareconsumingtoomuchpower.
n Tap

>

>

Settings>About phone>Battery>Battery use.

Tapanyofthelisteditemsformoreoptions.

Phone Function Keys


Yourphonecomesequippedwiththreemainfunctionbuttonsthatcanbeusedonanyscreento
accessaddedfunctions.

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Recent Apps Key


TheRecentAppsKeyallowsyoutoviewyourmostrecently-usedappsandalsodisplaysan
availablemenufunctionforthecurrentscreenorapplication.WhenontheHomescreen,touchand
hold
toviewthefollowingoptions:
n Add apps & widgetsallowyoutoaddappsandwidgetstotheHomescreen.
n Home screen settingsprovidesdirectaccesstothephone'sHomescreensettingsmenu.
(SeeHomeScreen.)
n Lock screen settingsprovidesdirectaccesstothephone'slockscreensettingsmenu.(See
LockScreen.)
n System settingsprovidesquickaccesstothephone'sSettingsmenu.(SeeSettings.)

Work with Menus


TherearetwoAndroidmenutypes,OptionsmenusandContextmenus.

Options Menus
Optionsmenuscontaintoolsthatapplytotheactivitiesofthecurrentscreenorapplication,nottoany
specificitemonthescreen.Toopentheavailableoptionsmenu,touchandhold
ortap .
Note:NotallapplicationshaveOptionsmenus;ifyoutouchandhold
Optionsmenu,nothingwillhappen.

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Context Menus
Contextmenuscontainoptionsthatapplytoaspecificitemonthescreen.ToopenaContextmenu,
touchandholdanitemonthescreen.NotallitemshaveContextmenus.Ifyoutouchandholdan
itemthathasnoContextmenu,nothingwillhappen.

Select Menu Items


Toselectamenuoroption,simplytapit.Iftherearemoremenus/optionsthancanfitinascreen,
slidethescreenuptodisplaymoremenus/options.
Forexample,tosetthephonetoplaytoneswhendialingnumbersonthedialpad:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. TapSound.
3. Slidethescreenuptodisplaymoremenus.
4. TapSound effects.

Notifications Panel
Notificationiconsreportthearrivalofnewmessages,calendarevents,alarms,aswellasongoing
events,suchaswhenyouareonacall.
Whenyoureceiveanotification,textappearsbrieflyandthenotificationiconwillbedisplayedinthe
StatusBar.Fordescriptionsofthevariousnotificationicons,seeStatusBar.
YoucanopentheNotificationsPaneltoviewalistofallrecentnotifications.Dependingonyour
settings,youmayhearanotificationsoundandthephonemayvibrate.
Note:AdjustingsoundvolumeandothergeneralnotificationssettingsisdescribedinSound
Settings.

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Applicationswhoseactivitiesproducenotifications,suchasGmailandGoogleHangouts,have
theirownsettings,whichyoucanusetoconfigurewhether,andhow,theysendnotifications.See
thesectionsonthoseapplicationsfordetails.

Open Notifications
n TouchanddragtheStatusBartothebottomofthescreen.
TheNotificationsPaneldisplaystheQuickSettingsandalistofyourcurrentnotifications,organized
intoongoingandevent-basednotifications.

Respond to Notifications
1. OpentheNotificationsPanel.Yourcurrentnotificationsarelistedinthepanel,eachwithabrief
description.
2. Tapanotificationtoviewit.TheNotificationsPanelwillcloseandtheapplicationthat
correspondstoyourresponsewillopen.
Forexample,newvoicemailnotificationsdialyourvoicemailbox,andnetworkdisconnect
notificationsopenthelistofconfigurednetworkssoyoucanreconnect.

Clear Notifications
1. OpentheNotificationsPanel.
2. Tap

atthetoprightofthepanel.

Allevent-basednotificationswillbecleared;ongoingnotificationswillremaininthelist.

Close Notifications
n TouchanddragthetabatthebottomoftheNotificationsPaneltothetopofthescreen.
or
n Tap

.(Thepanelwillalsoclosewhenyoutapanotification.)

Home Key
TheHomeKeytakesyoubacktoyourdefaultHomescreencanvas(ofthe7totalavailable
canvases).Tap
toaccessyourmainHomescreen.
Note:Touchandhold

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Back Key
TheBackKeyreturnsyoutothepreviouslyactivescreen.Iftheon-screenkeyboardiscurrently
open,theBackKey
closesthekeyboard.
Note:Touchandhold

toaccessDualwindow.

Touchscreen Navigation
Yourdeviceisatouch-sensitivephonewhichallowsyoutoselectanon-screenoptionwithasingle
touchandtoeasilyscrollthroughlonglists.Simplyslideupanddownthroughthedisplaywithyour
fingertip.
YourtouchscreenprovidesanexcellentwaytointeractwithanduseyourAndroidphone.Withthe
touchofyourfinger,youcanaccessavailableapplications,makemenuselections,andaccessdata
savedtoyourphone.Thefollowingtermsareusedfordescribingthedifferentavailableactions
usingthetouchscreen:
n Tap:Asinglefingertapselectsitems,links,shortcutsandlettersontheon-screenkeyboard.
n Touch and hold:Touchandholdanitemonthescreenbytouchingitandnotliftingyourfinger
untilanactionoccurs.Forexample,toopenacontactsavailableoptions,touchandholdthe
contactintheContactslistuntilthecontextmenuopens.
n Drag:Touchandholdanitemforamomentandthen,withoutliftingyourfinger,moveyour
fingeronthescreenuntilyoureachthetargetposition.YoucandragitemsontheHomescreen
torepositionthem,asdescribedinAddandRemoveWidgetsontheHomeScreen,ordragthe
NotificationsPanelopen,asdescribedinNotificationsPanel.
n Swipe or slide:Toswipeorslide,quicklymoveyourfingeracrossthesurfaceofthescreen,
withoutpausingwhenyoufirsttouchit(soyoudontdraganiteminstead).Forexample,youcan
slidethescreenupordowntoscrollthroughalist,orbrowsethroughthedifferentHomescreens
byswipingfromlefttoright(andviceversa).
n Double-tap:Double-taptozoomonaWebpageoramap.Forexample,quicklydouble-tapa
sectionofaWebpagetoadjustthatsectiontofitthewidthofthescreen.Youcanalsodoubletaptozoominandoutwhentakingapicture(usingtheCamera),andwhenusingMaps.
n Pinch-to-Zoom:Useyourindexfingerandthumbinapinchorspreadmotiontozoominorout
whenusingtheBrowser,Maps,orbrowsingpictures.
n Rotate the screen:Frommanyapplicationsandmenus,theorientationofthescreenadjuststo
thephonesphysicalorientation.(SeeChangetheScreenOrientation.)

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Your Home Screen


TheHomescreenisthestartingpointformanyapplicationsandfunctions,anditallowsyoutoadd
itemslikeapplicationshortcuts,orGooglewidgetstogiveyouinstantaccesstoinformationand
applications.Thisisthedefaultcanvasandaccessiblefromanymenubytapping
.

Home Screen
OntheHomescreen,youcanviewQuickKeysatthebottomofthescreen.TheQuickKeysand
applicationiconsprovideeasy,one-tapaccesstothefunctionsyouusethemost.

ToreturntotheHomescreen:
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n Tap

atanytime,fromanyapplication

Extended Home Screen


TheoperatingsystemprovidesmultipleHomescreencanvasestoprovidemorespaceforadding
icons,widgets,andmore.
n SlideyourfingerleftorrightacrosstheHomescreen.Thedefaultcanvasisinthecenterwith2
extensioncanvasesoneithersideofit.(Formoreinformationonsliding,seeTouchscreen
Navigation.)

Use the Applications Key


AllofyourphonesapplicationsarelocatedwithintheApplicationsscreen.Thiskeyaccesses
shortcutstoyourcurrentlyavailableapplications.
Note:TheApplicationsscreenhousesalldefaultanddownloadedapplications(installedfromPlay
Store).
1. Tap

>

toopentheApplicationsscreen.

l ToclosetheApplicationsscreen,tap

2. Scrollleftorrightthroughthelistandtapanicontolaunchtheassociatedapplication.

Applications: How to View, Open and Switch


Alloftheapplicationsonyourphone,includinganyapplicationsthatyoudownloadedandinstalled
fromPlayStoreorothersources,aregroupedtogetherononeApplicationsscreenthatyouaccess

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fromyourHomescreen.Ifyouhavemoreapplicationsthanyoucancurrentlyseeonthe
Applicationsscreen,slidethescreenleftorrighttoviewmore.
TheApplicationsscreencontainsallofthephone'sapplications(thoughnotdownloadedwidgets
andotherdownloadedmaterialthatisn'tanapplication),includingtheClock,Browser,Calculator,
Camera,PlayStore,YouTube,VoiceSearch,andmuchmore.

Open the Applications Screen


n Tap

Close the Applications Screen


n Tap

Note:TheApplicationsscreenclosesautomaticallywhenyoutapanicontoopenitsapplication.
DragginganiconontoyourHomescreenalsoclosestheApplicationsscreenautomatically.

Open and Switch Applications


Multi-taskingiseasywithAndroid.Openedapplicationscankeeprunninginthebackgroundwhen
youopenanotherapplication.Theresnoneedtoquitanapplicationbeforeopeninganother.You
caneasilyswitchamongseveralopenedapplications.Androidmanageseachapplication,pausing
andstartingthemasneededtoensurethatunusedapplicationsdontwasteyourphone'sresources.
Toopenanapplication:
n Simplytapitsicononthescreen.

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Tip:YoucancustomizeyourHomescreenwithshortcutstotheapplicationsyouusemostoften.
ApplicationsarelocatedontheApplicationsscreen,butyoucanaddanapplicationshortcuttoyour
Homescreenforfasteraccess.Nomatterwheretheiconis,ontheApplicationsscreenoryour
Homescreen,justtapittoopenanduseit.SeeAddApplicationIconstotheHomescreenformore
information.
1. Tap

andtaptheiconfortheotherapplicationyouwanttoopen.

or
SimplytaptheiconiftheapplicationyouwantisalreadyonyourHomescreen.
Toswitchbetweenmultipleapplications:
1. Touch

.Alistofpreviewsofapplicationsthatyouveusedrecentlyisdisplayed.

2. Taptheapplicationiconyouwanttoopen.
or
Tap

toreturntothecurrentapplication.

Note:Swipeanyapplicationpreviewtoremoveitfromtherecentlyusedappsscreen.Pinchinand
outtochangetheviewtype.

Add Application Icons to the Home Screen


CustomizeyourHomescreenwithshortcutstotheapplicationsyouusemostoften.
1. Tap

>

2. TouchandholdtheapplicationiconyouwanttoaddtoyourHomescreen.
3. LiftyourfingertoplacetheapponyourHomescreen,ordragtheicontowhereyouwantiton
thescreen,thenliftyourfinger.

Applications
Thefollowingisalistingofthedefaultapplicationsavailableonyourphone.

Icon

Description
GoogleAccesstheGoogleapplications.
BoxAccess,manageandshareyourfileseasilyfromthecloud.
BrowserLaunchesthebrowser.

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Icon

Description
CalculatorLaunchestheCalculatorapplication.
CalendarLaunchestheCalendarapplicationthatcansynctoeitheryourGoogleor
Outlookworkcalendar.Eventscanonlybesynchedtoamanagedaccount.
CameraLaunchestheCamera.
ChromeLaunchestheChromeWebbrowser.
ClockAccesstheClockapplication.
ContactsDisplaystheContactsthatcanbesynchronizedwithyourphonefrom
eitheryourGoogleorOutlookaccount.Contactscanonlybesynchedtoamanaged
account.
DownloadsLaunchestheDownloadsapplicationwhereyoucanview,reopen,or
deletewhatyou'vedownloaded.
EmailProvidesaccessyourPOP3,IMAP,andExchangeServer(Outlook)email
accounts.AlsoprovidesaccesstoyourGmailaccount.
File ManagerAllowsyoutomanagefiles.
GalleryDisplaysaGalleryofcameraimagesandvideosavedonyourphone.
Lookout SecurityLookoutSecurityprovidesmobiledevice-specificsecurity
featuresthatarecoupledwithaminimalperformancehit.LookoutMobileSecurity
provideskeysecurityoptionsthatareuniquetothemobilemarket.Alongwiththe
antivirusandanti-malwaretech,there'salostandstolenphonelocatorservice,an
applicationprivacyadviser,andabackupservice.
Lumen ToolbarTheLumenToolbarenhancesyourbrowsingexperienceby
providingcontextualtoolsandquickaccesstoyourfavoritecontent.
MapsLaunchesadynamicmapthathelpsyoufindlocalbusinesses,locatefriends,
viewmapsandgetdrivingdirections.
MessagingProvidesaccesstoyourtextandmultimediamessages.
MusicLaunchestheMusicPlayer.
PhoneAccessesthedialpadtomakecalls.
Play StoreBrowse,searchfor,anddownloadapplicationsonthePlayStore.
QuickRemoteLaunchestheQuickRemoteapp,whichallowsyoutouseyour
phoneasaremotecontrol.
QuickMemo+Allowsyoutowriteamemo.

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Icon

Description
SettingsAccessesthephonesSettingsmenu.
Sprint ID-AccessestheSprintIDapplicationandallowsyoutodownloadID
packagestopersonalizeyourphone.
Sprint ZoneAccessyourSprintaccount,getdeviceinformationandhelp,find
recommendedapps,andmore.
TasksAllowsyoutocreateataskandtosynchronizewithMSExchangeaccount.
ThinkFree ViewerLaunchestheThinkFreeViewerapplicationsothatyoucan
viewdocumentfilesonyourphone.
Update CenterLaunchestheUpdateCenter,whichallowsyoutomanageapps.
Voice CommandAllowsyoutoperformvariousactionsbyspeaking.
Voice RecorderLaunchesVoiceRecorderapplicationandletsyourecordand
playthesoundfiles.
VoicemailLaunchesvisualvoicemail.
WeatherLaunchestheWeatherapplication.
Wi-Fi Calling-AllowsyoutomakeandreceivecallsviaaWi-Finetwork.
YouTubeLaunchestheYouTubeapplication.

Note:TheEmailapplicationcanaccessbothExchangeServer-basedemail(suchasWorkemail)
andotherInternet-basedemailproviderssuchasYahoo!andGmail.

Customize Your Home Screen


YoucancustomizeyourHomescreenwhenyoudothefollowing.
n CreateShortcuts
n AddWidgets
n CreateContactshortcuts
n ChangetheBackground(Wallpaper)
n CustomizeApplicationIcons

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Create Shortcuts
ShortcutsaredifferentfromtheHomescreenWidgets.Shortcutscanaccessaspecificcontact,
activateafeature,action,orlaunchanapplication.
ToaddashortcutfromtheApplicationsscreen:
1. Tap

toaccesstheHomescreen.

2. Selectalocation(canvas)foryournewshortcutbyscrollingacrossyouravailablecanvasesuntil
youreachthedesiredone.(SeeExtendedHomeScreen.)
3. Tap torevealallyourcurrentapplications.Bydefault,theapplicationsarelistedinagrid
view.
4. Scrollthroughthelistandlocateyourdesiredapplication.
5. Touchandholdtheon-screenicon.Thiscreatesanimmediateshortcutoftheselectediconand
closestheApplicationsscreen.ThenewshortcutthenappearstohoverovertheHomescreen.
Note:Thesameshortcutcanbeaddedtoanyoftheavailablecanvases(HomeorExtended).The
applicationyouaddtothecanvaswillstillappearwithintheApplicationsscreen.
6. Whileholdingtheon-screenicon,positionitonthecurrentcanvas.Oncecomplete,releasethe
screentolocktheshortcutintoitsnewposition.
ToaddashortcutviatheHomescreen:
1. Tap

toaccesstheHomescreen.

2. Touchandholdonanemptyareaofthescreen.
3. TapeitherAppsorWidgets.
4. TouchandholdaselectionfromthelistanddragittoyourHomescreen.
Todeleteashortcut:
1. Tap

toaccesstheHomescreen.

2. Touchandholdthedesiredshortcut.Thisunlocksitfromitslocationonthecurrentscreen.
3. DragtheiconoverRemove

andreleaseit.

Add and Remove Widgets on the Home Screen


Widgetsareself-containedapplicationsthatcanbeaccessedthroughyourApplicationsscreenor
ontheHomeorExtendedscreens.Unlikeashortcut,thisWidgetappearsasanon-screen
application.
ToaddaWidget:
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1. Tap

toaccesstheHomescreen.

2. Touchandholdonanemptyareaofthescreen.
3. TaptheWidgetstab.
4. TouchandholdanavailableWidgetanddragittoyourcurrentscreen.
ToremoveaWidget:
1. GototheHomescreencanvasonwhichthewidgetislocated.
2. Touchandholdthewidget.Thisunlocksitfromitslocationonthecurrentscreen.
3. DragthewidgetoverRemove

andreleaseit.

l ThisactiondoesnotdeletetheWidget.Itjustremovesitfromthecurrentcanvas.
ToplaceaWidgetontoadifferentscreen:
1. Touchandholdthewidgetyouwanttomove.
2. Dragthewidgettotheedgeofthescreen(theleftsideifmovingtoascreenlocatedontheleft,
rightsideifmovingtoascreenlocatedontheright).
3. Afteraboutonesecond,thecurrentscreenwillchange.Repeatuntilyougettothedesired
screen.

Change the Phone's Wallpaper


Youcanselectandassignyourphone'sbackgroundwallpaper.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Home screen>Wallpaper.

or
TouchandholdanemptyspotontheHomescreen,thentaptheWallpaperstab.
2. TapGallery, ID Wallpapers, Live wallpapers, Multi-photo,Photos,orWallpaper gallery.
l Gallerytouseapicturesavedonyourphoneasawallpaper.Youcancropthepicture
beforesettingitasawallpaper.
l ID WallpaperstoopentheavailablewallpapersthatwereincludedinyourSprintIDpack.
l Live wallpaperstoopenalistofanimatedwallpapersinstalledonyourphone.Live
wallpaperscanbeanimatedoreveninteractive.MoreLivewallpapersareavailableinthe
PlayStore.
l Multi-phototocombineandusepicturessavedonyourphoneasawallpaper.Youcancrop
thepicturebeforesettingitasawallpaper.

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l PhotostousethePhotosappandsetapicturesavedonyourphoneasawallpaper.You
cancropthepicturebeforesettingitasawallpaper.
l Wallpaper gallerytouseadefaultwallpaperfromthewallpapergallery.
3. Dependingonthetypeofwallpaper,tapCrop,Set wallpaperorApply.

Customize Applications Icons on the Home Screen


Youcancreateyourowncustomapplicationicon(s)usingtheimagesinyourGallery.Your
customizedapplicationicon(s)areonlyappliedtoiconsonyourHomescreen.TheApplications
screenisnotaffected.
1. Touchandholdanapplicationiconuntilitsunlockedfromitscurrentposition.Thendropitonthe
screen.Theeditingicon

willappearintheupperrightcorneroftheapplication.

2. Taptheapplicationiconagainandselectapreloadediconsign.
or
TaptheAdd newtocreateanewiconusingimagesfromtheGallery.

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Access Recently-Used Applications


Yourphonekeepsarunninglistofyourmostrecentlyusedapplications.
1. Tap

toopentherecently-usedapplicationswindow.

2. Tapanicontoopentherelatedapplication.

Home Screen Clean View


YoucanseethewallpaperwithoutitemsontheHomescreenbypinchingout.Pinchinortap
toseeapplicationsandwidgetsagain.

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Quick Access
Toviewthequickaccessitems,touchanywhereinthefrontkeyareaanddragup.Thefollowing
optionsareavailable:VoiceMate,GoogleNow,andQuickMemo+.

Change the Screen Orientation


Thisphoneiscapableofchangingtheorientationofscreencontentwhentheorientationofthe
phoneitselfhaschanged.Thephonesbuilt-inaccelerometersensesmovementandchangesits
angle/orientation.Notethatsomeofthescreens,applicationsandwidgetsdonotsupportorientation
changes.
Theautomaticscreenorientationfeaturecanbemanuallyenabledtochangetheorientationforall
enabledscreenswhenrotationisdetected.
Note:Anexampleofascreenthatautomaticallyre-orientsbymovingthephoneistheMessaging
screen.Thisonlyrequiresyouturnthephonetoahorizontalposition.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Display.

2. TapAuto-rotate screentoenable(abluecheckmarkdisplays)ordisablethescreenautorotation.

Status Bar
TheStatusBarappearsatthetopofthescreen.Itdisplaysiconsindicatingthatyouvereceived
notifications(ontheleft)andiconsindicatingthephonesstatus(ontheright),alongwiththecurrent
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IfyouhavemorenotificationsthancanfitintheStatusBar,the
StatusBartoviewthemall.(SeeNotificationsPanel.)

iconpromptsyoutoopenthe

Thefollowinglistidentifiesthesymbolsyoullseeonyourphone'sdisplayscreen:

Status Icons
Icon

Status
Signal StrengthShowsyourcurrentsignalstrength(themorebarsthereare,the
strongerthesignalis).
No ServiceYourphonecannotfindamobilenetwork.
SprintSparkenhancedLTEnetwork(dataservice)isavailable.
SprintSparkenhancedLTEnetwork(dataservice)inuse.
3G/1x ConnectedIndicatesthat3G/1xdataserviceisavailable.
3G/1x In UseIndicatesthat3G/1xdataserviceisinuse.
Wi-Fi ConnectedIndicatesthatWi-Fiisinuse.
Bluetooth OnIndicatesthatBluetoothison.
Location OnIndicatesthatLocationison.
RoamingYourphoneisroamingofftheNationwideSprintNetwork.
CDMA RoamingIndicatesthatthephoneisroaming.
Airplane ModeIndicatesthatthephoneisinAirplaneMode.
Vibrate ModeIndicatesthattheringervolumeissettovibrateandanysoundsare
silenced.
Ringer SilencedIndicatesthatallsoundsareturnedoff.
Very Low BatteryIndicatesthatthebatteryisverylow.
Low BatteryIndicatesthatthebatteryislow.
Battery Drained (40%)Indicatesthatthebatteryispartiallydrained.
Battery FullShowsyourcurrentbatterychargelevel.(Iconshownisfullycharged.)
Battery ChargingIndicatesthatthebatteryischarging.

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Icon

Status
Alarm ClockIndicatesthatanalarmisset.
NFC ActivatedIndicatesthatNFCisactivated.

Notification Icons
Icon

Notification
New Gmail MessageIndicatesanewGmailmessage.
New EmailIndicatesanewEmailmessage.
New Text or Multimedia MessageIndicatesthatyouhavereceivedanewtextor
multimediamessage.
New Hangouts Message-IndicatesanewHangoutsMessage.
Problem With Text Or Multimedia Message DeliveryIndicatesatextor
multimediamessageisundeliverable.
New VoicemailIndicatesthatyouhavereceivedanewvoicemailmessage.
Upcoming EventAlertsyoutoanupcomingevent.
Data Is SyncingApplicationsyncisactiveandsynchronizationisinprogressfor
Gmail,Calendar,andContacts.
Problem With Sign-In Or SyncTherehasbeenanissuewithyourconnectionto
theGoogleserver,oryouwerenotproperlysignedintoyouraccount.Inordertouse
Googleapplicationorsyncfeatures,youmustsetupandsignintoanactiveGoogle
Account.
Full StorageIndicatesthatstorageisfull.
USB ConnectedThephonehasdetectedanactiveUSBconnection.
More Notifications Not DisplayedIndicatesthattherearemorenotifications
whicharenotdisplayedintheStatusBar.
Call In ProgressIndicatesthatacallisinprogress.
Call In Progress Using Bluetooth HeadsetIndicatesthatacallisinprogress
usingtheBluetoothheadset.
Call Being ForwardedIndicatesthatacallisbeingforwarded.
Call On HoldIndicatesthatacallisonhold.
Missed CallIndicatesthatyouhavemissedcalls.

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Icon

Notification
Uploading DataIndicatesthatyourphoneisuploadingdata.
Downloading DataIndicatesthatyourphoneisdownloadingdata.
Download FinishedIndicatesthatadownloadiscomplete.
Connected To VPNIndicatesthatthephoneisconnectedtoaVirtualPrivate
Network.
Disconnected From VPNIndicatesthatthephoneisdisconnectedfromthe
VirtualPrivateNetwork.
Song Is PlayingIndicatesthatasongisplaying.
Carrier DataDatausethresholdapproachingorexceeded.
TTYIndicatesthatyourphoneisoperatinginTTYmode.
Hotspot ActiveIndicatesthatPortableWi-Fihotspotisactive.

Enter Text With the On-screen Keyboard


Theon-screenkeyboarddisplaysautomaticallywhenyoutapatextentryfield.Tomanuallydisplay
thekeyboard,simplytapatextfieldwhereyouwanttoentertext.
Bydefault,thereare3methodstoentertext:QWERTY keyboard, Phone keyboard,and
Handwriting.
TochangethekeyboardbetweenQWERTY keyboardandPhone keyboard.
1. Tap

onthekeyboard.

2. TapInput language and keyboard layout,thentap


3. Tapthedesiredkeyboardtypeandtap

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QWERTY Keyboard

1. Tapatextfieldwhereyouwanttoentertext.
2. Enterthedesiredtext.

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l Toenternumbersorsymbols,tap
l Toenterlettersagain,tap

Note:Ifyoudonotwantthescreentochangeorientationsautomatically,unchecktheAuto-rotate
screen.Tap

>

>

Settings>DisplayandselectAuto-rotate screen.

3. Whenyouhavefinishedtyping,tap

toclosethekeyboard.

Tips for Editing Text


Yourphonegivesyoumanyoptionstomakeenteringtexteasier,includingcopying,cutting,and
pastingtext,usingvoice-to-textinput,customizingtheuserdictionary,usingpredictivetext,and
more.
Tocut/copyandpaste:
1. Touchandholdawordtohighlightit.
2. Dragthebluehighlightmarkerstohighlightthetextyouwant.
or
Toselectallthetext,tapSelect allinthecontextmenu.
l Tocanceltheselection,simplytapunselectedtextoremptyarea.
3. TapCutorCopyinthecontextmenu.
4. Pleasethecursoronthelocationwhereyouwanttopastethetext.
5. TouchandholdthetextfieldandtapPaste.Thetextthatyoupastedalsoremainsinthephone's
memory(temporarily),soyoucanpastethatsametextinanotherlocation.

Move Cursor Using Space Bar


TouchandholdtheSpaceKeyandslideyourfingertotheleftorrighttomovethecursor.

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Enter Suggested Word Using Gesture Control


Entertextonthekeyboardandtherelatedwordsuggestionsappear.Flickupwardontheleftto
selecttheleft-sidesuggestion.Flickupwardontherighttoselecttheright-sidesuggestion.

Split Keyboard Using Gesture


Thesplitkeyboardfeatureallowsyoutousebothhandstotypewhileinlandscapeview.Eachhalfof
thekeyboardwithdrawstotheleftandrightofthescreen.Placeboththumbsonthekeyboardand
slidethemoutwardsinoppositedirections.

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Tochangethekeyboardheight:
Adjustheightofkeyboardtoshowmoreofthescreenandtocontrolkeyboardmoreeasily.
1. Tap

>Keyboard height and layout>Keyboard height.

2. Dragthebluebartoadjustthekeyboardheight.

Tochangethebottomrowkeys:
Touchanddragtoaddordeletekeysorchangetheorder.

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1. Tap
> > Settings>Language & input>LG Keyboard
and layout>Bottom row keys.

>Keyboard height

2. Dragtoaddordeletekeysorchangetheorder.

Note:OnlyQWERTY,QWERTZ,andAZERTYkeyboardscanbecustomized.Thisfunctiondoes
notsupportsomelanguages.

Phone Keyboard
Toentertext,tapthekeylabeledwiththedesiredletteruntilitappearsonthescreen.Forexample,
tap

oncefor"a",twicefor"b",orthreetimesfor"c".

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Handwriting
Writethetextwithyourfingertip.Thetouchscreenconvertsyourmovementsintocharacters.To
accesshandwritingmode,touchandhold

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(orwhicheverkeyisdisplayed),thentap .

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Search Your Phone and the Web


YoucansearchforinformationonyourphoneandontheWebusingtheSearchapplication.Some
applications,suchasGmail,Contacts,andBrowserhavetheabilitytosearchcontentswithinthose
specificapplications.Youcanconductthesearchbytypinginthesearchtermsorsayingwhatyoure
lookingfor.Typingcanbeusefulbecausethesearchapplicationcanprovidesuggestionssoyou
dontnecessarilyhavetotypeoutyourfullrequest.

Phone and Web Search Using Text Entry


YoucansearchonyourphoneandontheWebbyenteringtext.
1. FromtheHomescreen,taptheSearchWidget
.(Forinformationonhowtoaddwidget,
seeAddandRemoveWidgetsontheHomeScreen.)

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2. Enterthetextyou'researchingforinthesearchfield.

l YoucanusetheSearchpreferencestoconfiguresomeaspectsofGoogleWebsearch(for
example,whetheritmakessuggestionsbelowthesearchfieldasyoutype),andwhatphone
featuresyouwanttoincludeinsearches.
Toaccessthesesettings,touchandhold
>Settings.
3. Tap

tosearchfortheenteredtext.

or
Ifwhatyouwanttosearchforappearsinthesuggestionslist,tapthatitemtoconductthesearch.
4. Ifthephonesasksyoutoselectwhichbrowsertouse,tapyourpreference.Then,makesurethat
theUse as default appcheckboxisselectedtokeepthispreferencesetting.

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Phone and Web Search Using Voice Command


YoucansearchonyourphoneandontheWebbyvoicecommand.
n FromtheHomescreen,tapthe ontheGoogleSearchWidget.
FormoreinformationonGoogleSearch,touchandhold
screen.

>HelpfromtheGooglesearch

Using Clip Tray


EasilyaccessthecontentsyoustoredintheClipTraywheneverandwhereveryouwant.Youcan
copyimagesortextsandkeepthemintheClipTray.Then,youcanpastethemwheneverand
whereveryouwant.
n TapandholdtextandimageswhileeditingthemandtapClip Tray.
n TapandholdatextinputfieldandselectClip Tray.YoucanalsoaccesstheClipTrayby
tappingandholding

,thentapping .

Note:Youcansaveupto20itemsintheClipTray.
InClipTray,tap andtapanitem.ThenselectDonetodeleteit.
Thisfunctionmaynotbesupportedinthedownloadedapps.

Text Link
TextLinkrecommendsappsrelatedtotextinmessagesortoothertextyouveselected.Itconnects
directlytotheCalendar,Contacts,Phone,Messaging,Email,Browser,Maps,YouTube,Calculator,
andmore.
Note:IfyourphoneissettoEnglishorSpanish,TextLinkperformsmorefunctionsthaninother
languagesettings.
Overlylongsentencesaresubjecttolimitations.
Arithmeticoperators(suchas+,-,*and/)starttheCalculator.
IfTextLinkisnotlinkedtoanapp,theBrowsercanbeusedforsearching.
TouseTextLink:

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n Tapamessagebubblewiththe

icon.

n HighlighttextonawebpageoremailsandselectText Link.
n TapShareandselectText Link.

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Phone Calls
WiththeSprintNationalNetworkandyourphone,youcanenjoyclearcallingacrossthecountry.

HD Voice
YourphoneisalsoHDVoiceenabled,whichmeansyoucanenjoyunparalleledvoicequalityin
areaswithHDVoiceservice.ExperiencethecrystalcleardifferenceofHDVoicefromSprinton
callsbetweenSprintcustomerseachusinganHDVoiceenabledphonewhileinareaswithavailable
HDVoiceservice.

Note:HDVoiceserviceisavailableinselectmarkets.Visitsprint.com/coverageformore
information.

Make Phone Calls


Thereareseveralconvenientwaystoplacecallsfromyourphone.

Call Using the Phone Dialer


Themost"traditional"waytoplaceacallisbyusingthephone'sdialerscreen.
1. Tap

>

2. Enteraphonenumberusingtheon-screendialpadandtap
l Ifyouenterawrongnumber,tap

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l Toerasetheentirenumber,touchandhold

l Youcanopenotherapplicationsduringacall.The
callisunderway.

willappearintheStatusBarwhilethe

l PresstheUp/DownVolumeButtonstoadjustthecallvolume.
l Usetheon-screenbuttonstoaddanothercall,putacallonhold,tousethespeakerphone,
andforotheroptions,asdescribedinIn-CallOptions.
3. Tap

toendthecall.

Tip:Toredialyourlastoutgoingcall,followstep1toaccesstheDialer,taptheCall logstab,locate
thecallentryandtap

YoucanalsomakecallsfromyourContactslistandfromtheCalllogs.

Dialing Options
Afterenteringnumberswiththedialpad,youcanusethefollowingdialingoptions.
Tap

toviewthefollowingoptionswhenyouenteredanynumbers:

n Add to Contacts:Taptoaddtheenterednumberasanewcontactortoanexistingcontact
entry.(SeeSaveaPhoneNumber.)
n Speed dial:Taptoaccessthespeeddialslist.(SeeSetUpSpeedDialing.)
n Add 2-sec pause:Enterdigitsandselectthisoptiontointroduceatwo-secondpausebefore
thefollowingsequenceofdigitsisdialedbythephone.(SeeDialandSavePhoneNumbers
WithPauses.)

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n Add wait:Enterdigitsandselectthisoptiontohavethephonedialtheprecedingsetofdigits
first,andthendialthefollowingsequenceofdigitswhenyoutapYesonthepop-upscreen.(See
DialandSavePhoneNumbersWithPauses.)
n One-handed operation:Allowsyoutodialaphonenumberusingonehand.Tap
theright-handdialpadand toswitchbacktotheleft-handdialpad.

toswitchto

n Edit tabs:Allowsyoutoselectwhichtabstodisplayandrearrangetheorder.
n Call settings:TaptoaccesstheCallsettingsscreen.(SeeCallSettings.)
n Enable Wi-Fi Calling:TaptoenabletheWi-FiCallingfeature.

Missed Call Notification


Amissedcallicondisplayswhenyoudonotansweracall.Whenyoudonotansweranincoming
call,

isdisplayedintheStatusBar.

1. TouchanddragtheStatusBartothebottomofthescreentoopentheNotificationPanel.
2. Tapthemissedcallnotification.TheCall logsscreenwillbedisplayed.Todialthephone
number,tap

Wi-Fi Calling
YoucanmakeandreceivecallsviaaWi-Finetwork.Wi-FiCallingisanexcellentsolutionfor
coverageissuesinandaroundthehomeorwherevercellularcoverageislimited.
WhenWi-FiCallingisenabled,allincomingandoutgoingcallswillbemadeviayourWi-Finetwork.
MinutesusedwhileconnectedtotheWi-Finetworkcountagainstyouravailablerateplanminutes.
1. Tap

>

2. Tap

nexttoWi-FiCallingtoturniton.

>

Wi-Fi Calling.

3. SelectaWi-FiNetworkandFollowtheinstructiontoactivateWi-FiCallingonyourphone.
Important!IfyouareinanactiveWi-FicallandgooutofrangeofyourWi-Finetwork,thecallwillbe
dropped.

Call Emergency Numbers


Youcanplacecallsto9-1-1evenifthephone'sscreenislockedoryouraccountisrestricted.
Note:Whenyouplaceanemergencycall,yourphoneautomaticallyentersEmergencymode.
Tocallthe9-1-1emergencynumberwhenthephone'sscreenislockedwithascreenlock:
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1. Touchandhold
2. Tap

for2seconds.

nexttothe9-1-1entrytoplacethecall.

Tocallthe9-1-1emergencynumbernormallyorwhenyouraccountisrestricted:
1. Unlockthescreen.Formoreinformation,seeWakeUptheScreen.
2. Tap

>

3. Tap

Enhanced 9-1-1 (E 9-1-1) Information


ThisphonefeaturesanembeddedGlobalPositioningSystem(GPS)chipnecessaryforutilizingE91-1emergencylocationserviceswhereavailable.Whenyouplaceanemergency9-1-1call,the
GPSfeatureofyourphoneseeksinformationtocalculateyourapproximatelocation.Dependingon
severalvariables,includingavailabilityandaccesstosatellitesignals,itmaytakeupto30secondsor
moretodetermineandreportyourapproximatelocation.
Important:Always report your location to the 9-1-1 operator when placing an emergency
call.Somedesignatedemergencycalltakers,knownasPublicSafetyAnsweringPoints(PSAPs)
maynotbeequippedtoreceiveGPSlocationinformationfromyourphone.

In-Call Options
Onceyouinitiateacall,youwillseetheseon-screenoptions.
n Add calltoinitiatea3-waycall.
n Endtoendthecall.
n Dialpadtodisplaythedialpad.
n Bluetooth(OnlyavailablewhenaBluetoothheadsetisconnectedtoyourphone)toconductthe
callviatheBluetoothheadsetforhands-freeconversation.Fordetailsaboutpairingthephone
withaBluetoothheadset,seePairingBluetoothDevices.
Note:WhenusingtheBluetoothheadsetduringacall,theOngoingCallnotificationiconisbluein
theStatusBar.
n Mutetomutethemicrophoneduringacall.TheMutebuttonlightsuptoindicatethemicrophone
ismuted.Tounmutethemicrophone,tapMuteagain.
n Speakertoturnthespeakerphoneonoroff.TheSpeakerbuttonlightsuptoindicatethatthe
speakerphoneison.
WARNING:Becauseofhighervolumelevels,donotplacethephonenearyourearwhileusingthe
speakerphone.

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Dial and Save Phone Numbers With Pauses


Youcandialorsavephonenumberswithpausesforusewithautomatedsystems,suchasvoicemail
orcreditcardbillingnumbers.
Therearetwotypesofpausesavailableonyourphone:
n 2-Second Pauseautomaticallysendsthenextsetofnumbersaftertwoseconds.
n Hard Pause (Wait)sendsthenextsetofnumberswhenyoutapYesonthepop-up.
Note:Youcanhavemultiplepausesinaphonenumberandcombinetwo-secondandhardpauses.
Todialorsavephonenumberswithpauses:
1. Enterthephonenumber.
2. Tap

>Add 2-sec pauseorAdd wait.

3. Entertheadditionalnumbers.
4. Tap

todialthenumber.

or
Tap

>Add to ContactstosavethenumberinyourContacts.

Note:Whendialinganumberwithahardpause(Wait),tapYesonthepop-uptosendthenextset
ofnumbers.

Dial From the Contacts List


YoucandialdirectlyfromyourContactslist.
1. Tap

>

>Contacts.

>

>

or
Tap

Contacts.

2. Findacontacttocallandtapittoviewthecontact'sinformation,thentap
number.

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Use Direct Dialing


WithDirectDialing,youareabletodirectlysaveacontacttoyourHomescreen.
1. TouchandholdanemptyareaonaHomescreen.
2. TaptheWidgetstab.
3. ScrollrightandtapDirect dial.
4. TapacontactfromyourContactsList.ThecontactwillappearonyourHomescreen.
TouseDirectDial:
n SimplytapthecontactontheHomescreen.

Plus (+) Code Dialing


Whenplacinginternationalcalls,PlusCodeDialingautomaticallyenterstheinternationalaccess
codeforyourlocation(forexample,011forinternationalcallsmadefromtheU.S.).
1. IntheDialscreen,touchandhold

untilyouseea+onthedisplayscreen.

2. Dialthecountrycodeandphonenumberandthentap
.Thephoneautomaticallyprepends
theaccesscodeforinternationaldialing,followedbythecountrycodeandphonenumber.

Receive Phone Calls


Whenyoureceiveaphonecall,theIncomingCallscreenopenswiththecallerIDandanyother
availableinformation(suchasthecaller'sname,ifsavedintheContactslist).Themostrecent
incomingcallsarerecordedintheCalllogs.(SeeCallLogs.)

Answer an Incoming Call


n Swipe

inanydirection.

n IfAnswer an incoming callisactivatedintheGesturessetting,bringthephonetoyourear.


Ifyouwerealreadyonacall,thefirstcallisplacedonholdwhileyouanswerthenewcall.Tosilence
theringerofanincomingcall,presstheVolume Down Button.
Yourphonenotifiesyouofincomingcallsinthefollowingways:
n Thephoneringsorvibrates.
n Thebacklightilluminates.

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n Thescreendisplaysanincomingcallmessage.

Reject an Incoming Call


n Swipe

inanydirection.

Thecallerissentdirectlytoyourvoicemailboxtoleaveamessage.

Answer a Roam Call With Call Guard Enabled


CallGuardisanoptionthathelpsyoumanageyourroamingchargeswhenmakingorreceivingcalls
whileoutsidetheNationwideSprintNetwork.PleaseseeRoamingSettingsformoreinformation
aboutroaming.
n TapYestoanswerthecall.(SeeRoamingGuardforadditionalinformation.)
Note:Whenyourphoneisoff,callsgodirectlytovoicemail.

End a Call
n Tap

or
Ifyouopenedotherapplicationswhileonacall:
1. TouchanddragtheStatusBartothebottomofthescreen.
2. TapEnd call.

Visual Voicemail
VisualVoicemailgivesyouaquickandeasywaytoaccessyourvoicemail.Nowyoucanfindthe
exactmessageyouarelookingforwithouthavingtolistentoeveryvoicemailmessagefirst.Thisnew
featureperiodicallygoesouttoyourvoicemail,andgathersthecallerinformationfromallofthe
currentvoicemails.Itthenpopulatesalistwiththecallernameandnumber,alongwiththelengthof
timeandprioritylevelofthevoicemailmessage.

Set Up Visual Voicemail


SettingupVisualVoicemailfollowsmanyofthesameproceduresassettinguptraditionalSprint
voicemail.YoushouldsetupyourSprintvoicemailandpersonalgreetingassoonasyourphoneis
activated.Yourphoneautomaticallytransfersallunansweredcallstoyourvoicemail,evenifyour
phoneisinuseorturnedoff.
Note:Tosetupyourtraditionalvoicemailbox,seeSetUpVoicemail.

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1. Tap

>

>

Voicemail.

2. TapPersonalize nowandfollowthesystempromptsto:
l Createapassword(partofstandardvoicemail).
l Recordyournameannouncement.
l Recordyourgreeting.
3. Whenpromptedtoenterinformation,enteryournumericresponses.
Important:Voicemail PasswordSprintstronglyrecommendsthatyoucreateapasswordwhen
settingupyourvoicemailtoprotectagainstunauthorizedaccess.Withoutapassword,anyonewho
hasaccesstoyourphoneisabletoaccessyourvoicemailmessages.
4. Onceyouhavecompletedthesetupprocess,returntothevoicemailpage(seestep1).
5. TaptheWelcome to Voicemailmessageonthescreentoplayabriefexplanationofthe
voicemailservices.

Review Visual Voicemail


VisualVoicemailletsyoueasilyaccessandselectwhichmessagesyouwanttoreview.
1. Tap

>

>

Voicemail.

2. Tapamessagetoreviewit.Thefollowingisadescriptionofthefeaturesavailablewhile
reviewingavoicemailmessage.
l

Timelineprovidesavisualtimelineforthecurrentmessage.Touchanddragthis
bartoscrubthroughthemessagetodifferentpoints.
o Tap
o

topausetheplayback,tap

toresume.

Speaker Off/Ontoturnthespeakerphoneonoroffduringplayback.Ifthe
speakerphonefeaturewasenabledwithintheVoicemailSettingsmenu,the
speakerphonewillalwaysbeautomaticallyenabledduringvoicemailplayback.

Calltocallthepersonthatleftthemessage.

Deletetodeletethemessage.

SharetosharetheselectedmessageusingyourfavoriteserviceslikeEmail,Messaging,
andothers.
MenutoaccessArchive,Settings,HelporSendfeedback.

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Listen to Multiple Voicemail Messages


Whenyouaredonelisteningtoavoicemailmessageyoucaneasilyaccessothervoicemail
messageswithoutreturningtothemainvoicemailscreen.
1. Tap

>

>

Voicemail.

2. Swipeyourfingerleftorrighttodisplaythenextorpreviousmessage.Itwillbeginplaying
automatically.
Youcannavigatethroughvoicemailmessagesasfrequentlyasyou'dlike.Youcanevenmovetothe
nextorpreviousmessagebeforeyou'refinishedlisteningtothecurrentone.

Visual Voicemail Options


UsetheMenuKeytoaccessandconfigureyourVisualVoicemailoptions.
1. Tap

>

>

Voicemail.

2. Fromthisinitialscreen,youcan:
l Tap

tocomposeanewvoicemailmessage.

l TapInboxtoviewthevoicemailmessagesinotherfolder:Inbox, Trash, Archive.


l Tap

toaccessSearch, Settings, Help,andSend feedback.

l Tap

toplayallnewmessages.

l Tap

toselectmultiplemessagestodelete,save,ormarkasunread/read.

l Tap

tosubscribetoamonthlysubscriptionofPremiumVisualVoicemail.

Configure Visual Voicemail Settings


TheVisualVoicemailsettingsmenuletsyouaccesssettingsfornotifications,pictures,greetings,
andmore.
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Voicemail.

>Settingsandselectfromthefollowing:

l Manage subscriptiontosubscribeandunsubscribefromthevisualvoicemailpremium
monthlysubscriptionservice.Thismaytakeaminute.

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l Auto forward to emailtosendacopyofnewmessagestoanemailaddressofyourchoice.


l Personalize voicemailtochangeyourvoicemailgreetingforincomingcallsandupdate
password.
l Notificationstodeterminehowyourarenotifiedofnewvoicemails.Setthenotification
soundandvibrateoption.
l Transcription languagetochoosewhatlanguagetotranscribemessagesto.
l Delete messagestosetVisualVoicemailtopermanentlydeletemessagesfromtheTrash
folderafteraspecificnumberofdays.
l Display nametoenteranametoidentifyyourselftopeoplewhenreplyingorforwarding
messages.
l Mobile advertising preferencestomanageparticipationintheMobileAdvertising
Program,includingenablingbonusappfeatures.
l Display adstocontrolwhetheradsdisplayinsideVoicemail.Turningadsoffalsodisables
bonusfeatures.
l Speakerphonetoautomaticallyturnthespeakeronoroff.
l TranscriptionsdisplayedtotranscribeVoicemailsfromvoicetotext.
l Themestochoosethetypeofthemeusedfortheapplication.
l View quick tips tutorialtoviewavisualtutorialaboutVisualVoicemail.
l HelptoseetheSprintvisualvoicemailhelp.
l Send feedbacktosendsomefeedbacktotheVoicemailFeedbackteam.
l UpdatestosearchforanupgradetoyourVisualmessagesoftware.
l About Voicemailtoviewbuildinformationaboutthecurrentvisualvoicemailapplication.

Change Your Main Greeting via the Voicemail Menu


YourmaingreetingcanbechangeddirectlyviatheVisualVoicemailsystem.Thisdirectaccess
savesyoufromhavingtonavigatewithinthevoicemailmenu.
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Voicemail.

>Settings>Personalize voicemail.

3. TapOKtoconnecttotheSprintvoicemailsystem.Followthepromptstochangeyourcurrent
greeting.

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Edit the Display Name via the Voicemail Menu


FromyourVisualVoicemailmenu,youcanquicklychangethenameattachedtoyourvoice
messages.
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Voicemail.

>Settings>Display name.

3. Tapthetextfieldandenteranewidentifyingname(usedtoidentifyyoutorecipientsofyour
voicemessages).
4. TapOKtosaveyourinformation.

Use Visual Voicemail to Delete Your Messages


1. Tap

>

>

Voicemail.

2. Touchandholdavoicemailentryfromthelist,selectthemessagestodeleteandtap

or
Openamessageandtap

Voicemail (Traditional)
InadditiontoVisualVoicemail,yourphoneandSprintservicealwaysoffertraditionalvoicemail
serviceaccessedthroughthephoneapplication.

Set Up Voicemail
YoushouldsetupyourSprintVoicemailandpersonalgreetingassoonasyourphoneisactivated.
Alwaysuseapasswordtoprotectagainstunauthorizedaccess.Yourphoneautomaticallytransfers
allunansweredcallstoyourvoicemail,evenifyourphoneisinuseorturnedoff.
1. Tap

>

2. Touchandhold

todialyourvoicemailnumber.

3. Followthesystempromptsto:
l Createyourpassword.
l Recordyournameannouncement.

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l Recordyourgreeting.
Important:Voicemail PasswordSprintstronglyrecommendsthatyoucreateapasswordwhen
settingupyourvoicemailtoprotectagainstunauthorizedaccess.Withoutapassword,anyonewho
hasaccesstoyourphoneisabletoaccessyourvoicemailmessages.

Voicemail Notification
Thereareseveralwaysyourphonealertsyoutoanewvoicemailmessage.
n Bysoundingtheassignedringertype.
n BydisplayingwithintheNotificationsareaoftheStatusBarwhennewunheardvoicemail
messagesarereceived.
Note:WhenyouareroamingofftheNationwideSprintNetwork,youmaynotreceivenotificationof
newvoicemailmessages.Sprintrecommendsthatyouperiodicallycheckyourvoicemailbydialing1
+areacode+yourwirelessphonenumber.Whenyourvoicemailanswers,tap
andenteryour
password.RoamingratesapplywhenyouaccessvoicemailwhileroamingofftheNationwideSprint
Network.
Note:Yourphoneacceptsmessagesevenwhenitisturnedoff.However,yourphonenotifiesyou
ofnewmessagesonlywhenitisturnedonandyouareinaSprintservicearea.

Retrieve Your Voicemail Messages


Youcanreviewyourmessagesdirectlyfromyourwirelessphone(usingeithertraditionalvoicemail
orVisualVoicemail)orfromanyothertouch-tonephone.

Use Traditional Voicemail to Access Your Messages


1. Tap

>

2. Touchandhold

.Ifprompted,enteryourvoicemailpassword.

3. Followthevoicepromptstolistentoandmanageyourvoicemailmessages.

Use Visual Voicemail to Access Your Messages


1. Tap

>

>

Voicemail.

2. Tapanentrytolistentothemessage.
Note:Youarechargedforairtimeminuteswhenyouareaccessingyourvoicemailfromyour
wirelessphone.

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Use Another Phone to Access Messages


1. Dialyourwirelessphonenumber.
2. Whenyourvoicemailanswers,tapthepoundkeyonthephone(

).

3. Enteryourpassword.

Phone Call Options


Yourphoneapplicationprovidesmanyusefulfeaturesandoptionstohelpyoumakethemostofyour
callingexperience.

Caller ID
CallerIDallowspeopletoidentifyacallerbeforeansweringthephonebydisplayingthenumberof
theincomingcall.Ifyoudonotwantyournumberdisplayedwhenyoumakeacall,followthese
steps.
Topermanentlyblockyournumber,callSprintCustomerService.
1. Tap

>

2. Tap

3. Enteraphonenumberandtap

Call Waiting
Whenyoureonacall,CallWaitingalertsyouofincomingcallsbysoundingabeepinsteadofaring.
Yourphone'sscreeninformsyouthatanothercalliscominginanddisplaysthecallersphone
number(ifitisavailable).
Torespondtoanincomingcallwhileyoureonacall:
n Beforeacceptingtheincomingcall,tapanddragoneofthefollowingon-screenoptions:
l Answertoanswerthenewcall.Thefirstcallerisplacedonhold.
l Declinetosendthecalltoyourvoicemailbox.
Toswitchbacktothefirstcaller:
n FromtheIn-Calloptionsscreen,tapSwap calls

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Tip:Forthosecallswhereyoudontwanttobeinterrupted,youcantemporarilydisableCallWaiting
bypressing

beforeplacingyourcall.CallWaitingisautomaticallyreactivatedonce
youendthecall.

3-way Calling
With3-WayCalling,youcantalktotwopeopleatthesametime.Whenusingthisfeature,thenormal
airtimerateswillbechargedforeachofthetwocalls.
1. Tap

>

2. Makeyourcalltothefirstrecipient.
3. Onceyouhaveestablishedtheconnection,tapAdd call
4. Enterthesecondcallersphonenumberandtap
(Yourfirstcallisautomaticallyputonhold.)

orselectanumberfromyourContacts.

5. Whenyoureconnectedtothesecondparty,tapMerge calls
tocombinebothcallsintoa
single3-waycall.Ifoneofthepeopleyoucalledhangsupduringyourcall,youandtheremaining
callerstayconnected.Ifyouinitiatedthecallandarethefirsttohangup,allcallersare
disconnected.

Call Forwarding
CallForwardingletsyouforwardallyourincomingcallstoanotherphonenumberevenwhenyour
phoneisturnedoff.YoucancontinuetomakecallsfromyourphonewhenyouhaveactivatedCall
Forwarding.

Activate Call Forwarding


1. Tap

>

2. Tap

3. Entertheareacodeandphonenumbertowhichyouwantyourcallsforwarded.
4. Tap

.YouwillhearatonetoconfirmtheactivationofCallForwardingandthecallwillend.

Deactivate Call Forwarding


1. Tap

>

2. Tap
end.

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Note:Youarechargedahigherrateforcallsyouhaveforwarded.

In-call Options
Whileyoureonacall,youwillseeanumberofonscreenoptions.Tapanoptiontoselectit.

n Add calltoinitiatea3-waycall.
n Endtoendthecurrentcall.
n Dialpadtodisplaythedialpadtoenteradditionalnumbers,forexample,anextensionoraccess
code.
l Forexample:Whenyoucallyourbanks800number,useyourdialpadtoenteryouraccount
numberandPIN.
n Speakertoroutethephonesaudiothroughthespeaker(On)orthroughtheearpiece(Off).
l Activatethespeakertoroutethephonesaudiothroughthespeaker.(Youcanadjustthe
speakervolumeusingthevolumebuttons.)
l Deactivatethespeakertousethephonesearpiece.
Warning:Becauseofhighervolumelevels,donotplacethephonenearyourearduring
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n Mutetomutethemicrophoneduringanactivecall.Tapagaintounmutethemicrophone.
n Bluetooth(OnlyavailablewhenaBluetoothheadsetisconnectedtoyourphone)toroutethe
phonesaudiothroughaconnectedBluetoothheadset(On)orthroughthespeaker(Off).For
detailsaboutpairingthephonewithaBluetoothheadset,seePairingBluetoothDevices.
l WhenthecallisroutedtoaBluetoothheadset,thecurrentcallareashowstheBluetoothcall
icon(

).

Note:TheHeadsetbuttonisactivatedtoshowthecurrentcallisroutedtotheconnectedBluetooth
headset.
l Toroutethecurrentcallbacktothephone,tapBluetoothtotemporarilyusethephone.Tap
itagaintoroutethecallbacktotheconnectedBluetoothheadset.
l WhenBluetoothortheBluetoothheadsetisturnedoff,thecallisroutedthrougheitherthe
earpieceorspeakerandshows(
Tap

).

duringacalltodisplayalistofadditionalin-callfeatures.Tapanoptiontoselectit.

n Contacts:Displayyourcontactslist.
n QuickMemo+:OpentheQuickMemo+app.
n Messaging:OpenstheMessagingapp.
n Voice enhancement:Enhancesvoiceclarityinnoisyenvironmentssoyoucanhearmore
clearly.

Set Up Speed Dialing


Yourphonecanstoreupto99phonenumbersinspeeddiallocations.
Toassignaspeeddialnumbertoacontact:
1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Touchandholdthecontactwhosephonenumberyouwanttostorespeeddiallocations.
3. TapEdit contact.
4. Tap

5. Tapadesiredspeeddiallocationnumberfrom2to99.
6. TapSave.
Note:Ifyouassignanumbertoanalreadyin-usespeeddiallocation,youwillbepromptedto
confirmthatyouwanttoreplacethepreviousspeeddialassignment.

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Call Logs
TheCallLogstabofthephoneapplicationlistsallrecentincoming,outgoing,andmissedcalls.It
offersaconvenientwaytoredialanumber,returnacall,oraddanumbertoyourContacts.

Open the Call Logs


n Tap

>

>Call logs.

CallsarelistedintheCalllogstab,themostrecentcallsarelocatedatthetopofthelist.Scrolldown
toseeolderentries.
Note:Calllogsrecordonlycallsthatoccurwhilethephoneisturnedon.Ifacallisreceivedwhile
yourphoneisturnedoff,itwillnotbeincludedinthecalllogs.Ifyoureturnacallfromthevoicemail
menu,itwillnotbeincludedinyourphonesCalllogs.

Call Logs Options


Tapanentrytoviewthedateandtimeofthecallandcallduration.Thefollowingoptionsare
available:
n

tomakeacall.

tosendatextmessage.

toviewthecontactentry.

Ifseveralcallsweremadetoonenumberorreceivedbyonenumber,thecallsaredisplayedasone
entry.Whenyoutapthisentry,theindividualcalllogsareopened.

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Youcanalsotouchandholdtheentrytoopenamenuwithmoreoptions,tocommunicatewiththat
contactinotherways.
n Add to Contacts(forentriesnotsavedinContacts)tosavethenumbertoContacts.
n View contact(forentriessavedinContacts)toviewcontactinformation.
n Edit number before calltoeditanumberbeforeyouredial.
n Copy call numbertocopythecallnumber.
n Reject calltoaddtothecallrejectlist.
n Delete call logstodeleteallthecalllogs.
n Delete all logs of this numbertodeleteallthelogsofthisnumberonly.

Make a Call from the Call Logs


n FromtheCalllogstap

attherightoftheentry.

Save a Number from the Call Logs


TouchandholdanentryandtapAdd to Contacts.
1. TapNew contact.
or
TapUpdate contact.Searchforanexistingcontactnameandtapanexistingcontacttoaddthe
newnumbertothatexistingcontact.
2. Enterasmuchinformationasyouwant.(Formoreinformationaboutcreatingandediting
contacts,seeGetStartedwithContacts.).
Note:YoucannotsavephonenumbersalreadyinyourContactsorfromcallsidentifiedasNo IDor
Restricted.

Prepend a Number from the Call Logs


IfyouneedtomakeacallfromtheCalllogsandyouareoutsideyourlocalareacode,youcanadd
theappropriateprefixbyprependingthenumber.
1. TouchandholdanentryandtapEdit number before call.
2. Taptheareaimmediatelytotheleftofthephonenumberandentertheprefix.
3. Tap

tocallthenumber.

or
Tap

>Add to Contacts>New contacttosavetheamendednumberinyourContacts.

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Clear the Call Logs


1. FromtheCalllogs,tap

>Delete all.

2. IfyouarecertainyouwanttocleartheCalllogs,tapYes.
or
TapNo.

Save a Phone Number


Youcanstorephonenumbersandcontactentriesinyourphone.Youcanalsosynchronizethem
withyourGoogleAccount,MicrosoftExchangeaccount,orotheraccountsthatsupportsyncing
contacts.(Formoreinformation,seeGetStartedwithContacts.)
1. Tap

>

2. Enteraphonenumberandtap

>Add to Contacts>New contactorUpdate contact.

l Searchforanexistingcontactnameandtapanexistingcontacttoaddthenewnumberto
thatexistingcontact.
Formoreinformationaboutcreatingandeditingcontacts,seeGetStartedwithContacts.

Find a Phone Number


Yourcontactsaredisplayedalphabeticallyinalist.Itiseasytosearchforacontactbyname.
1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Scrollandsearchforthecontactorstartenteringthenameofthecontactyouresearchingforin
theSearchfield.Asyoutype,contactswithmatchingnameswillappearabovethekeyboard.
Youcanalsoscrollusingthelettersalongtherightsideofthescreen.
3. Tapamatchingcontactinthelisttoopenitsentry.Todialanumber,tap

Text-to-Speech
Thetext-to-speechfeatureallowsthephonetoprovideaverbalreadoutofon-screendatasuchas
messagesandincomingcallerinformation(basedonCallerID).

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Text-to-Speech Settings
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Language & input>Text-to-speech output.

2. ConfigureanyofthefollowingText-to-Speechsettings:
l PREFERRED ENGINE:Choosewhichtext-to-speechengineyouprefertouse.Tap
setvariousenginesettings.

to

l Speech rate:Allowsyoutoadjusttherateatwhichthedisplayedtextisspokenbythe
phone.Choosefrom:Very slow, Slow, Normal, Fast,andVery fast.
l Listen to an example:Playsashortexampleofwhatthetext-to-speechfeaturewillsound
likeonyourphonewhenactivated.
l Default language status:Displaysthedefaultlanguageusedforthisfeature.

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Contacts
TheContactsapplicationletsyoustoreandmanagecontactsfromavarietyofsources,including
contactsyouenterandsavedirectlyinyourphoneaswellascontactssynchronizedwithyour
GoogleAccount,yourPC,compatibleemailprograms(includingExchangeServer),andyour
Facebookfriends.

Get Started With Contacts


UsetheContactsapplicationtoadd,view,andcommunicatewithyourfamily,friendsand
acquaintances.

Access Contacts
n Tap

>

>

Contacts.

Allofyourcontactsaredisplayedalphabeticallyinalist.Ifyouhaveanewphoneandhaven'tadded
anycontactsyet,theContactsapplicationwilldisplayhintsonhowtostartaddingcontactstoyour
phone.
n ToaddcontactsshortcuttotheHomescreen,touchandholdanemptyspotononeoftheHome
screencanvases,andtaptheWidgetstab.SwipethewidgetsleftorrightuntilyoufindContact
orFavorite contactswidgetandselectit.

The Contacts List


LearnhowtoviewandnavigatethroughyourphonesContactslist.
n Tap

>

>

Contacts.YouwillseetheContactslist.

Scrollthroughthelisttoviewallyourcontacts.Toseeaspecificentry,scrolltoitandtouchit.
Tip:Ifyouhavealotofcontactsstored,youllseeasliderontherightwhenyoureflickingupor
downthelist.Togodirectlytoaletter,touchandholdtheslideranddragittoaletter.

Contacts List Options


FromtheContactslist,tap

todisplaythefollowingoptions.

n Delete:Allowsyoutodeletecontacts.
n Share:Allowsyoutosharecontacts.
n Send message:Allowsyoutosendamessagetoacontact.
n Send email:Allowsyoutosendanemailtoacontact.
n Speed dial:Allowsyoutoaddaspeeddialtoyourcontacts.

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n Manage contacts:Allowyoutomanagetheoptions(Copycontacts,Import/Export,Join
contacts).
n Edit tabs:Allowsyoutoeditthetabs,includingrearrangingthem.
n Settings:Allowsyoutosetvariouscontactsettings.

Add a Contact
YoucanaddcontactsonyourphoneandsynchronizethemwiththecontactsinyourGoogle
Account,MicrosoftExchangeaccount,orotheraccountsthatsupportsyncingcontacts.
TheContactsapplicationtriestojoinnewaddresseswithexistingcontacts,tocreateasingleentry.
Youcanalsomanagethatprocessmanually.
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

toaddacontact.

3. Tapadestinationtype(Phone,Google),ifapplicable.
4. Tap

toselectapicturetodisplaynexttothenameinyourlistofcontactsandintheCallerID.

5. TaptheNamefieldandenteranameforthenewentry.
6. TapthePhonefieldandenteraphonenumber.
7. Tapthelabelbutton(totherightofthephonenumberfield)toselectoneofthefollowing
categories:MOBILE, WORK, HOME, MAIN, WORK FAX, HOME FAX, PAGER, OTHER,
CUSTOM.
8. TaptheEmailfieldandenteranemailaddressandselectthelabelfromHOME, WORK,
OTHER, CUSTOM.
9. TaptheAddressfieldandenteranaddressandselectthelabelfromHOME, WORK, OTHER,
CUSTOM.
10. TaptheGroup namefieldandselectoneofthedefaultgroupsortap

tocreateanewgroup.

11. TaptheRingtonefieldandselectthedesiredringtone.

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12. Enterinformationasmuchasyouwantandwhenyou'refinished,tapSave.

Add a Contact to Your Favorites


Favoritescontainsashortlistofthecontactsyoucommunicatewithmostoften.
1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Tapacontacttoviewitsdetails.
3. Tapthestartotherightofthecontact'sname.(Agoldstarappears.)
Toremoveacontactfromyourfavoriteslist:
1. Tap

>

>

Contacts>Favoritestab.

2. Tapacontacttoviewitsdetails.
3. Tapthegoldstartotherightofthecontact'sname.Thestarwillturngray,meaningithasbeen
removedfromyourFavorites.

Edit a Contact
Youcanchangeoradddetailssavedinyourcontactentries,suchassettingspecificringtonesto
specificcontactsorsettingcallsfromspecificcontactstodiverttoyourvoicemail.Somecontact
entriescontaininformationfrommultiplesources:informationthatyouaddedmanually,information
joinedfrommultipleaccountstoconsolidateduplicates,etc.
IfyoufindduplicateentriesinContacts,youcanjointhemintoasingleentry.Ifyoufindthat
unrelatedcontactswerejoinedinerror,youcanseparatethem.

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Changesmadetoinformationfromonesourcedonotautomaticallychangetheinformationonthe
othersources.Forexample,ifyouhaveinformationaboutacontactfromaGoogleAccountandan
Exchangeaccountandbothareconfiguredtosynccontacts,changestothecontactfromtheGoogle
AccountaresyncedtothataccountontheWeb,buttheinformationfromtheExchangeaccountwill
remainunchanged.
Formoreinformationaboutworkingwithmultipleaccounts,seeSynchronizeAccounts.

Edit a Contact
1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Touchandholdthecontactwhosedetailsyouwanttoedit.
3. TapEdit contact.
4. Editthedesiredcontactinformation.
5. TapSave.

Change a Contact's Default Phone Number


Thedefaultphonenumberisusedwhenyouinitiateacallorsendatextmessageusingthecontext
menu(bytouchingandholdingacontact).
1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Tapthenameofacontacttoviewitsdetails.
3. Touchandholdthephonenumberyouwanttosetasthecontact'sdefaultphonenumber.
4. TapSet as default number.(Acheckmarkwillappearnexttothedefaultphonenumber.)

Select a Ringtone for a Contact


1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Tapthenameofacontacttoviewitsdetails.
3. Tap

4. TaptheRINGTONEfieldandtaparingtonetoselectit.ThentapOK.
5. TapSave.

Delete Contacts
1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Tapthenameofacontact.
3. Tap

Contacts

>Delete.

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l Ifthecontactcontainsinformationfromaread-onlyaccount,youwillnotbeabletodeleteit;
youwillonlybeabletochangethesyncsettingsforthataccountordeletetheaccountitself.
l Ifthecontactcontainsinformationjoinedfromaread-onlyaccount,adialogboxwillinform
youthatyoumustseparatethecontactentryintoindividualcontactstodeletethecontact.
4. TapYestoconfirmthatyouwanttodeletethecontact.

Add a Number to a Contact


1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Touchandholdthecontact'sentry.
3. TapEdit contactinthemenuthatopens.
4. Tap

5. Tapthelabelbuttontotherightofthephonenumberfieldandselecttherelevantlabel.
l Tocreateyourownlabel,tapCUSTOM.
6. EnteraphonenumberandtapSave.

Edit a Contacts Number


1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Touchandholdacontact'sentry.
3. TapEdit contact.
4. Tapaphonenumbertoedit.
5. Re-enteroreditthenumberandtapSave.

Assign Direct Dialing Numbers


Besidesspeeddialing,youarealsoabletodirectlysaveacontacttoyourHomescreen.
1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Touchandholdacontact'sentry.
3. TapAdd to Home screen>Direct dial.ThecontactwillbeshownontheHomescreen.
Note:IfthereisnoavailablespaceonaparticularHomescreencanvas,youmustdeleteorremove
anitembeforeyoucanaddanotheritem.Inthiscase,youhavetheoptionofswitchingtoanother
Homescreencanvas.
Tousedirectdial:
SimplytapthecontactontheHomescreen.

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Assign a Picture to an Entry


Assignapicturetodisplayeachtimeacertaincontactcallsyou.
1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Touchandholdthecontact'sentry.
3. TapEdit contact.
4. Tap

5. TapTake photototakeanewpicture.Thecamerawilllaunch.
or
TapSelect from GallerytoselectapicturefromtheGallery.
6. Aftercroppingthepictureasyouwant,(seeGalleryOptions)tapSave.

Find Contacts by Name


1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. TaptheSearch contactsfield.
3. Startenteringthenameofthecontactyouresearchingfor.Asyoutype,contactswithmatching
nameswillappearbelowthesearchbox.
4. Tapamatchingcontactinthelisttoopenitsentry.

Communicate with Your Contacts


FromtheContactsorFavoritestab,youcanquicklycallorsendatext(SMS)ormultimedia
message(MMS)messagetoacontact'sdefaultphonenumber.Youcanalsoopenamenuto
accessdifferentmethodsofcommunicatingwiththatcontact.
TheContactsapplicationsharesyourcontactswithmanyotherapplications,suchasGmail(see
Gmail)andmessaging(seeTextandMultimediaMessaging).
ToconnectbyusingQuickContactforAndroid:
1. Tapacontact'spicturetoopenQuickContactforAndroid.

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2. Taptheiconcorrespondingtothetypeofcommunicationyouwanttostart.
Dependingonthecontactinformationsaved,theavailableactionswillbedisplayedabovethename.
Tocommunicatewithacontact:
1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Tapthecontact'sentry.
3. Inthecontact'sdetailsscreen,tapthemethodyouwishtocommunicatewiththecontact.
l Tap

nexttothenumberyouwanttocalltodirectly.

l Tap

nexttothenumberyouwanttomessage.

Note:AnytimeyouseethegreenCallKey
logs,justtapittocallthatnumber.

nexttoanumber,suchasinyourFavoritesorCall

Tocallacontactsdefaultnumber:
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

nexttothecontactentry.

3. Ifmultiplenumbersarestored,apop-upwindowtoselectthenumberwillopen.
(Formoreinformationaboutplacingphonecalls,seeMakePhoneCalls.)
Formoreinformationaboutsendingtextandmultimediamessages,seeTextandMultimedia
Messaging.

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Import, Export, and Share Contacts


IfyouhavecontactsstoredinvCardformatonthephone'sinternalstorage,youcanimporttheminto
yourContactsapplicationonyourphone.YoucanalsoexportcontactsinvCardformatontothe
phoneinternalstorage.Exportyourcontactstobackthemuptoacomputeroranotherphone.

Import Contacts From Your Internal Storage


Youcanimportcontactsfromyourinternalstoragedirectlytoyourphone.
Note:SeeTransferViaPCorLaptopfordetailsaboutcopyingfilestoyourphonefromyour
computer.
1. CopythevCardfilestoyourphonefromyourcomputer.
2. Tap
3. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

>Manage contacts>Import/Export>Import from internal storage.

4. Ifyouhavemorethanoneaccountonyourphone,taptheaccountintowhichyouwanttoimport
thecontacts.
5. TapthefilesyouwishtoimportandtapImportandYestoconfirm.

Export Contacts to Your Internal Storage


Youcanexportallofthecontactsonyourphone,asvCardfiles.Youcanthencopythisfiletoa
computeroranotherphonethatiscompatiblewiththisformat,suchasanaddressbookapplication.
(SeeTransferViaPCorLaptop.)
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

>Manage contacts>Import/Export.

3. TapExport to internal storage.


4. Tapthecontactsyouwanttoexport,thentapExportandYestoconfirm.
5. EnterafilenameandtapOK.

Share a Contact
YoucanshareacontactwithsomeonebysendingittothepersonasavCardfile.

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1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Openthecontactyouwanttoshare.
3. Tap

>Share.

4. Choosethemethodforsending.

Join and Separate Contacts


Whenyouhavetwoormoreentriesforthesamecontact,youcanjointhemintoasingleentry.You
canalsoseparatecontactsthatwerejoined.
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

>Manage contacts>Join contacts.

3. Selectatabatthetopofthescreen.
l TapJoin suggestiontoselectentriestomerge.
l TapJoined contactstoselectentriestoseparate.
4. Checkmarktheentry(orentries)youwant,thentapJoinorSeparate.

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Accounts and Messaging


WithSprintserviceandyourphonesmessagingcapabilities,youhavetheopportunitytoshare
informationthroughmanydifferentchannelsandaccounts.

Gmail
ThisemailclientisGooglesWeb-basedemailservice.(SeeSynchronizeYourGoogleAccount.)
Fromacomputer,launchyourpreferredWebbrowserandnavigatetowww.gmail.com.Depending
onyoursynchronizationsettings,Gmail(alongwithcalendarevents,phonenumbersandother
contactinformation)onyourphoneisautomaticallysynchronizedbetweenyourphoneandyour
GmailaccountontheWeb.

Create a Google Account


Youmustcreateand/orsignintoaGoogleAccounttouseGmail,GoogleHangouts,Google
Calendar,andotherGoogleApps.SigningintoaGoogleAccountisalsonecessarytodownload
applicationsfromtheGooglePlayStoreapptosyncyourdata(ifapplicable)withtheGoogle
servers,andtotakeadvantageofanyotheravailableGoogleservicesonyourphone.
IfyoudonthaveaGoogleAccount,youwillbepromptedtocreateone.Ifyouhaveanenterprise
accountthroughyourcompanyorotherorganization,yourITdepartmentmayhavespecial
instructionsonhowtosignintothataccount.
1. Fromacomputer,orfromyourphone'sBrowser,navigatetowww.google.com.
2. Onthemainpage,selectCreate an account.
3. Followtheon-screenpromptstocreateyourfreeaccount.
4. Logintoyourprovidedemailaddress,locatetheemailfromGoogle,andrespondtothenew
emailtobothconfirmandactivateyournewaccount.

Sign into Your Google Account


IfyouhaveaGoogleAccountbuthavenotyetsignedinwithyourphone,followtheseinstructionsto
signintoyourGoogleAccount.
1. LaunchanapplicationthatrequiresaGoogleAccount(suchasPlayStoreorGmail).
2. TapExisting.
Note:IfyoudonotalreadyhaveaGoogleAccount,tapNewandfollowtheon-screenpromptsto
createyournewaccount.

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3. TaptheEmailandPasswordfieldsandenteryourinformation.
4. Tap

>OK.

5. ReadthedisclaimeraboutBackupandrestoreandcheckmarktheboxtokeepthephone
backedupwiththeGoogleAccount.Then,tap

YourphonethencommunicateswiththeGoogleserverstoconfirmyourinformation.
Important:Someapplications,suchasCalendar,workonlywiththeprimaryGoogleAccount(the
firstGoogleAccountsetupwithyourphone).IfyouplantousemorethanoneGoogleAccountwith
yourphone,besuretosignintotheoneyouwanttousewithsuchapplicationsfirst.Whenyousign
in,yourcontacts,Gmailmessages,Calendarevents,andotherinformationfromtheseapplications
andservicesontheWebcanbesynchronizedwithyourphone.Youwillbepromptedtosigninorto
createaGoogleAccountthefirsttimeyoustartanapplicationthatrequiresone,suchasGmailor
PlayStore.

Access Gmail
AccessyourpersonalGmailaccountdirectlyonyourphone.
WhenyouopentheGmailapplication,themostrecentconversationsaredisplayedinyourInbox.
n Tap

>

>

Google>

Gmail.

AllofyourconversationsaredisplayedinyourInboxunlessyoudelete,archive,orfilterthem.
Conversationswithnewmessagesaredisplayedwithboldsubjectlines.Toreadamessageina
conversation,taptheconversation.(SeeReadYourMessages.)

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View Your Gmail Inbox when Gmail is Open


n Ifyouareviewingamessageoranotherlabel,tap

untilyoureturntoyourInbox.

Add Another Google Account


n Tap
New.

>

>

Settings>Accounts & sync>Add account>Google>Existingor

Switch Between Accounts


GmaildisplaysconversationsandmessagesfromoneGoogleAccountatatime.Ifyouhavemore
thanoneaccount,youcanopentheAccountsscreentoviewhowmanyunreadmessagesyouhave
ineachaccountandswitchaccounts.
n FromyourInbox,taptheaccountnameatthetopleftcornerofthescreen,thentaptheaccount
thatcontainsthemessagesyouwanttoread.

Read Your Messages


n Tapaconversationthatcontainsthemessageyouwanttoread.
Whenyouopenaconversation,thefirstunreadorstarredmessageisdisplayed.

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Ifyouwanttocontactthesender,taptheContact'spictureIDtoopenQuickContact.(See
CommunicatewithYourContacts.)Whenreadingmessagesinaconversation,youcanusethe
buttonsatthebottomofthescreentoarchivetheentireordeleteit.Afteryoudeleteaconversation,
youcantapUNDOinadarkgrayboxthatappearsonthebottomofthescreen.Youcanscrolltothe
bottomofamessagetoaccessbuttonsforreplyingtoorforwardingthemessage,asdescribedin
ReadandReplytoGmailMessages.
Torereadamessage:
Whenyouopenaconversation,messagesthatyouvealreadyreadareminimizedintoatabthat
indicatesthenumberofhiddenmessages.
1. Tap

>

>

Google>

Gmail.

2. Taptheconversationyouwanttoview.
3. Tapthecontactnametoopenthatmessage.
Whenreadingamessageorwhenitstabisselected,youcantap toreturnareadmessageto
theunreadstate.Forexample,toremindyourselftoreaditagainlater.

Send a Gmail Message


YoucancomposeandsendamessagetopeopleorgroupswithGmailaddressesorotheremail
addresses.
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Google>

Gmail.

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Note:ThiswillstartthemessagefromyourdefaultGmailaccount.Tosenditfromanotheraccount,
taptheaccountnameatthetopleftcorneroftheInbox,thentaptheaccountyouwanttouse.
3. Enterarecipient'saddress.Asyouentertext,matchingaddressesaredisplayedfromyour
Contactlist.Youcantapasuggestedaddressorcontinueenteringtexttoenteranewone.
4. Tap

>Add Cc/Bcctocopy(normalorblindstatus)recipients,ifnecessary.

5. EnterasubjectforthemessageintheSubjectfield.
6. Continueintothenextfieldtocomposeyouremailmessage.
7. Tap
8. Tap

>Attach filetoaddanattachmenttotheemail.
tosendtheemail.

or
Ifyou'renotreadytosendthemessage,tap
byopeningmessageswiththeDraftslabel.

>Save draftinstead.Youcanreadyourdrafts

or
Tap

>Discardtoerasethemessage(includinganysaveddrafts).

Note:Ifyouaren'tconnectedtoanetwork-forexample,ifyoureworkinginAirplanemode-the
messagesthatyousendarestoredonyourphone,withtheOutboxlabeluntilyouconnecttoa
networkagain.

Read and Reply to Gmail Messages


Youcancontinueanemailconversationbyreplyingtoamessageorbyforwardingit.
1. Onamessage,tap

l Tap

toreplytothemessage.

toselectfromReply allorForward.

l Replyingtoorforwardingmessageswithoutchangingthesubjectaddsyourreplytothe
currentconversation.Changingthesubjectstartsanewconversation.
l Themessagewillopeninanewscreenwhereyoucanaddorremoveaddresses,editthe
subject,andaddorremovetextorattachments.

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l Youcanaddoneormorepeopletoanongoingconversationbyreplyingtoallandthen
addingthenewperson'saddress(es)tothemessage.
l Allofthemessagesintheconversationareincludedinthenewmessage;anymessagesthat
followthemessageyouforwardareomitted.
2. Tap

tosendtheemail.

Note:Youcanchangethemessageactionafteryou'vestartedthemessage.Simplytapthe in
themessageheadertotherightofthecurrentmessageaction,thentaptheoneyouwant.For
example,ifyouchoseReplybutdecideyouwanttoReply all.

Work with Conversations in Batches


WithGmail,youcanarchive,label,delete,orperformotheractionsonabatchofconversationsat
once.
1. FromtheInboxoranotherlabel,taptheletterorContactphotototheleftofeachmessageforall
themessagesyouwanttoincludeinthebatch.
l Whenyouhighlightaconversation,the (Archive),
(More)buttonsappearatthetopofthescreen.

2. Tap

(Archive),

(Trash),

(Read/Unread),or

(Trash),

(Read/Unread),or

(More).

l Thechosenactionaffectstheselectedbatchofmessages.Ifyouaccidentallydeleteabatch
ofconversations,youcantapUNDOinthegreybar(thatappearsbrieflyaftertheaction)at
thebottomoftheInboxscreentoreturnthemessagestotheInboxorappropriatelabel.You
canalsouseUNDOafterarchiving,andreportingspam.Ifyouneverworkwithbatchesof
messages,youcanhidethecheckboxestoleavemoreroomforthesubjectsof
conversations.(SeeChangeGmailSettings.)

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Change Gmail Settings


YoucanchangeanumberofsettingsforGmail.EachGoogleAccounthasitsownsettings,soyour
changesaffectonlythecurrentaccount.(SeeSwitchBetweenAccounts).
NotificationvolumesandsomesynchronizationsettingscanalsobechangedintheSettings
application.
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Google>

Gmail.

>Settings.

3. TapGeneral settingstochangethefollowingsettingsforallaccounts:
l Archive & delete actions:Chooseifyouwanttodisplayonlythearchiveoption,onlythe
deleteoption,orbothoptions.
l Swipe to archive:Selecttoarchiveaconversationwhenyouswipeit.
l Sender image:Allowsthesendersimagetobedisplayedbesidethenameinthe
conversationlist.
l Reply all:MarkthecheckboxtomakeReplyallthedefaultmessageaction.
l Auto-fit messages:Markthecheckboxtoshrinkthemessagestofitthescreenandallow
zooming.
l Auto-advance:Setswhichconversationlistisviewedafterarchiveordeletion.
l Message actions:Setswhentoshowmessageactions.
l Confirm before deleting:Checkmarkthecheckboxtoasktoconfirmbeforedeletinga
message.
l Confirm before archiving:Checkmarkthecheckboxtoasktoconfirmbeforearchivinga
message.
l Confirm before sending:Checkmarkthecheckboxtoasktoconfirmbeforesendinga
message.

Individual Account Settings


Youcanseteachofyouraccountswithspecific,individualsettings.
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Google>

Gmail.

>Settings.

3. Taptheaccountwhosesettingsyouwanttomodify.

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l Inbox type:Selectthedefaultinbox.
l Inbox categories:Allowsyoutochoosewhatcategoriestodisplayinyourinbox.
l Notifications:CheckmarktoreceiveaStatusBarnotificationwhenmailarrives.
l Inbox sound & vibrate:OpensadialogboxtosettheSyncdownloadamountforthis
accountandhowyouwanttobenotified.
l Signature:Opensadialogboxtoenterthesignatureyouwanttosendattheendofyour
email.
l Vacation responder:Allowsyoutosetupamessagetosendwhileyouareonvacation.
l Sync Gmail:OpenstheAccounts&Syncscreentomodifyyoursyncsettingsforthis
account,orremovethisaccount.
l Days of mail to sync:Opensadialogboxtosetthenumberofdaysofmailtosync.
ModifyingthissettingaffectsthesyncdownloadintheRingtone&vibratesetting.
l Manage labels:Opensadialogboxtosetwhichmaillabelsaresynced.
l Download attachments:Checkmarktoautomaticallydownloadattachmentstorecent
messagesusingaWi-Ficonnection.
l Images:Allowsyoutochooseifyouwanttoalwaysdisplayimagesoraskbeforeshowing.

Respond with Quoted Text


WhenyourespondtoaGmailmessageyoucanchoosetotypewithintheprevioustext.For
example,iftheprevioustextincludesmultiplequestions,youcaninsertyourresponsesimmediately
aftereachquestioninsteadofrespondingasaseparatemessage.
1. OpenaGmailmessageandinitiateyourresponseaction(e.g.,Reply,Forward,etc.).
2. MakesuretheQUOTE TEXTcheckboxbelowtheComposefieldischeckmarked,thentap
RESPOND INLINE.
3. Tapwhereyouwanttoinsertyourtext,thenenteryourtextasnecessary.
4. Tap

intheupperrightcornerofthescreentosendtheemail.

Email
UsetheEmailapplicationtosendandreceiveemailsfromyourwebmailorotheraccounts,using
POP3orIMAP,oraccessyourExchangeActiveSyncaccountforyourcorporateemailneeds.
AlthoughthereisaseparateGmailapplication,theEmailapplicationcanmanagebothInternet
basedemailservices(GmailandYahoo!)andCorporateWorkEmail(Outlook).Thephone
canalsobemanuallyconfiguredtoconnecttootheremailsystems.

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Note:Ifyouhavemultipleemailaccounts,youmustconfigureeachaccountwithitsownsettings.
IfyouwanttosendandreceiveemailmessagesthroughanISP(InternetServiceProvider)account
(suchasOutlook),youwillfirstneedtosetupanIMAPorPOPaccount.
n InternetMessageAccessProtocol(IMAP)Thismailretrievalprotocolisfrequentlyusedin
largenetworksandcommercialandinstitutionalsettings.IMAP4isthecurrentstandard.
n PostOfficeProtocol(POP)-ThisprotocolissupportedbymostISPsandiscurrentlymore
commonamongconsumerapplications.POP3isthecurrentstandard.
Note:Formoreinformation,reviewyouremailcarrierssupportdocumentsorcontactyourIT
administrator.

Email Icons/Shortcuts
-Emailshortcut
-Gmailshortcut

Status Bar - Notifications


-NewEmailmessagereceived
-NewGmailmessagereceived

Add an Email Account (POP3 or IMAP)


TheEmailapplicationonlyrevealsallcurrentlyaddedemailaccounts.Toviewadditionalemail
accountswithinthemainEmailscreen,theymustfirstbeadded.
1. Tap

>

>

Email.

2. Dooneofthefollowing:
l Ifthisisyourfirsttimetoaddanemailaccount,tapYahooorOtherontheSelectemail
providerscreen.
l IfyouhavealreadyaddedanemailaccountinEmail,tap >Settings>
IftheSelectemailproviderscreenisdisplayed,tapYahooorOther.

Add account.

3. EntertheEmail addressandPasswordforyouremailaccountandthentapNext.
l TapManual setuptoconfigureyourconnectionsettingsmanually(POP3,IMAP,or
Exchange).Followtheon-screenpromptsandentertheinformationspecifictoyourcarrier.
Important:Iftheaccounttypeyouwanttosetupisnotinthephonedatabase,youwillbeaskedto
entermoredetails.Youshouldgetallpertinentinformationfortheemailaccount,suchasincoming
andoutgoingserversettings,beforeyouproceed.

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4. EntertheaccountnameandyournameandtapDone.

Corporate Email (Outlook)


TheEmailapplicationalsoprovidesaccesstoyourOutlookExchangeserverviayourphone.Ifyour
companyusesMicrosoftExchangeServer2003,2007and2010asthecorporateemailsystem,you
canusethisemailapplicationtowirelesslysynchronizeyouremail,Contactsanddirectlywithyour
companysExchangeserver.
Important:ThisOutlookapplicationdoesnotutilizeMicrosoftActiveSynctosynchronizethe
phonetoyourremoteExchangeServer.Thissynchronizationisdonewirelesslyovertheair(OTA)
andnotviaadirectconnection.

Set Up a Corporate Email


1. Tap

>

>

Email.

2. TapMicrosoft Exchange(fromtheaddnewemailaccountscreen).
3. EnteryourEmail addressandPasswordinformation,thentapNext.ConsultyourNetwork
Administratorforfurtherdetails.
l Email address:YourOutlookworkemailaddress.
l Password:Typicallyyournetworkaccesspassword(case-sensitive).
4. EnteraServer address,DomainandtapNext.
l Server:Yourexchangeserverremoteemailaddress.Typicallystartswithmail.XXX.com.
Obtainthisinformationfromyourcompanynetworkadministrator.
l Domain:Enteryournetworkdomain\loginusername.
l IfyournetworkrequiresSSLencryption,taptheUse secure connection (SSL)boxto
placeacheckmarkandactivatethisadditionallevelofsecurity.
l Ifyourexchangeserverrequiresthisfeature,leavingthisfielduncheckedcanprevent
connection.
Note:Signalinterruptionsorincorrectusernameorpasswordinformationcancausecompletion
issues.
5. Readtheon-screenactivationdisclaimerand,ifprompted,tapActivate.
Note:Dependingonthetypeofaccount,youmightberequiredtoenablesecuritytosyncthe
account.
6. ConfigureyourUpdate schedule,Days to sync email(daystosynchronizebetweenyour
phoneandserver),andactivateanyotheremailsettings,thentapNext.
7. Identifyyournewaccountwithauniquenameandprovidetheoutgoingname,thentapDone.

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Important:Youcansynchronizeovertheair(notdirectly)withanExchangeServerrunning
MicrosoftExchangeServer2003ServicePack2(SP2)orMicrosoftExchangeServer2010.
Note:YoucanhavemultipleWorkEmail(MicrosoftExchange)accountsactiveonyourphone.

Open Email
Readingandreplyingtoemailonyourphoneisassimpleasonyourcomputer.
1. Tap

>

>

Email.

2. Tapamessagetoread,manage,orreplyto.
l FromyourInboxscreen,tap toselectthefollowingoptions:Search,Refresh, Folders,
Sort by, DownloadsandSettings.
l Whileinamessage,theoptionsdescribedintheimagebelowareavailable.

Create and Send Email


Createandsendemailusinganyaccountyouhavesetuponyourphone.Increaseyourproductivity
byattachingfilessuchaspictures,videos,ordocumentstoemailmessages.
1. FromtheInbox,tap

2. EntertherecipientsemailaddressintheTofield.
l Youcanaddasmanymessagerecipientsasyouwant.
Note:Tosendanadditionalcarboncopy(Cc)orablindcarboncopy(Bcc)ofthecurrentemailto
otherrecipients,entertherecipientsintheCcorBccfield.
3. TaptheSubjectfieldandentertheemailsubject.
4. Tapthebodyfieldandcomposeyouremail.
l Toaddanattachment(suchaspicture,video,contact,event,audio,etc.),tap

l Youcanaccesstheinternalstorageandnavigatetothefileyouwishtoattach.

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l Tapthefileyouwishtoattach.
5. Tap

tosendtheemail.

Note:Ifyouclosethemessagingwindowbeforesendingit,itisstoredinDrafts.

Reply to or Delete an Email Message


Replyingtoordeletinganemailissimple.
1. FromtheInbox,tapanemailmessagetoviewit.
2. Withtheemailmessagedisplayed,tap

andchooseReplyorReply all.

l IfyouselectForward,youmustspecifythemessagesrecipients.
3. Enteranewmessageandtap

Delete an Email Message


n Touchandholdanemail(fromyourinboxlist)andtapDeletefromthepop-upcontextmenu.
or
Withtheemailmessagedisplayed,tap

Configure and Sync Corporate Email Settings


Youcansyncandconfigurevarioussettingsforyourcorporateemailandcreateacorporateemail
signature.

Sync Your Accounts


1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accounts & sync.

2. TapMicrosoft Exchange,thenselecttheCorporateaccounttorevealtheaccounts
synchronizationsettingsscreen.
3. Placeacheckmarknexttoeachoptionifyouwantthephonetoautomaticallysynchronize.Ifyou
wanttomanuallysynchronize,tap >Sync now.

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Configure Corporate Email


1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accounts & sync.

2. TapMicrosoft Exchange,thenselectEmail Settingsandtapthedesiredaccounttoreveal


theaccountssynchronizationsettingsscreen.
3. Thefollowingsettingsareavailable.
l Account name:Displaysthenameusedbythephonetotracktheaccount.
l Your name:Displaysyourname.Tapthistochangeit.
l Use signature:Toaddasignatureorotherinformationtooutgoingemail.
o Signature:Displaysasignature.Tapthistochangeit.
l Update schedule:Choosetheupdateschedule.
l Folders to sync:Selectthefoldersyouwanttosynchronize.
l Days to sync email:Choosehowmanydaysofemailyouwanttosync.
l Message format:Selecttheformatyouwanttoviewemailmessagesin.
l Message size limit:Allowsyoutosetthesizelimitformessages.
l Download over Wi-Fi:AttachmentswillbequeueduntilWi-Fiisconnected.
o File size to download over Wi-Fi:ChoosetheDownloadfilesize.
l Account & sync:GoesbacktoAccounts&syncscreen.
l Calendar events to sync:ChoosetheCalendareventstosync.
l Auto resend times:Setthenumberoftriestoresendafailedemailmessage.
l Always Cc/Bcc me:Allowsyoutocopyyourselftoemailssentout.
l Out of office settings:Allowsyoutosetyouroutofofficesettingsandmessage.
l Security settings:Setdigitalsignaturesandencryptiontosecureemail.
l Corporate directory:Searchesonlinedirectoryfortherecipientinput.
l Server policy:Viewtheserverpolicycurrentlyapplied.
l Notifications:Allowsyoutodecidewhethertonotifyyouofnewemail.
o Notification sound:Allowsyoutoselectthenotificationsoundfornewemails.
o Vibrate:Allowsyoutoconfigurevibrateoptionsfornewemails.
o Vibrate Type:Allowsyoutoselectthevibrationtypefornewemails.

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l Exchange server settings:Allowsyoutochangetheserversettingsforyouraccount.


l Remove account:Allowsyoutoremovetheaccount.
4. Tap

toreturntothepreviousscreen.

FormoredetailedCorporateemailinformation,seeCorporateEmail(Outlook).Formore
informationonCorporateCalendarsynchronizing,seeSynchronizeYourCorporateAccount.

Configure General Email Settings


1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accounts & sync.

2. TapEmailtodisplaytheaccountssynchronizationsettingsscreen.
3. TapEmail SettingsandselectGeneral settingstosetthefollowingsettings.
l Set default account:Allowsyoutosetthedefaultaccount.
l Select download storage:SelectthedownloadstoragelocationtoInternalstorage/SD
card.
l Email preview:Allowsyoutosethowmuchlinesofemailtodisplayasapreviewinthe
mailbox.
l Conversation view:Allowsyoutoviewemailmessagessentorreceivedwiththesame
subjectinonethread.
l Split view:Allowsyoutoviewtheemaillistwithemailcontentsinlandscapeorientation.
l Load linked images:Selectwhenyouwanttoloadlinkedimages.
l Ask before deleting:Checkmarktosetthephonetoaskbeforedeletingemail.
l Auto-advance:Selectwhichscreentodisplayafterdeletinganemail.
l Resize image:Setthedefaultsizeforimageattachedwhilecomposing.
l VIP settings:SetNotifications,Sound,Vibrate,VibrateTypeforVIPlists.
l Trusted certificates:Trustedcertificateinformationisavailable.
4. Tap

toreturntothepreviousscreen.

Text and Multimedia Messaging


Withtextmessaging(SMS),youcansendandreceiveinstanttextmessagesbetweenyourwireless
phoneandanothermessaging-readyphones.Whenyoureceiveanewmessage,youwillbe
notifiedbyyourphone.MessagingisavailableviatheMessagingapplicationinyourApplications
screen.The

iconappearsinStatusBarwhenanewtextmessageisreceived.

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Note:Seeyourserviceplanforapplicablechargesfortextmessaging.

Compose Text Messages


Quicklycomposeandsendtextmessagesonyourphone.
1. Tap

>

>

Messaging>

2. TaptheTofieldandentertherecipientsphonenumberoremailinformationusingtheon-screen
keyboard.
l Contacts:Asyouentereitheraphonenumberoremailaddress,iftheinformationmatches
acurrentcontactsentryinformation,youwillseeamatch.Whenyouseeamatch,tapthe
associatednametocompletetheaddressing.
l Mobile:Youcanenterawirelessphonenumberdirectly.
l Email:Youcanalsoentertherecipientsemailaddress.
3. Tapamatchingentryfromtheon-screendropdownlist.Thislistispopulatedbymatchesfound
fromyourmanagedaccounts.
4. Tapthetextfieldandenteryourmessage.
l Toenterasmileyfromthemenuoptions,tap
listtoinsertitintoyourcurrentmessage.
l Toenteremojis,tap

,thentap

>Insert smiley.Makeaselectionfromthe

,andselectacategoryatthebottomofthekeyboard.

5. ReviewyourmessageandtapSend.

Read and Reply to Text Messages


Whenyoureceiveatextmessage,yourphonewillnotifyyou.
n OpentheNotificationPanelandtapthetextmessagenotification.
or
n Tap

>

>

Messagingandtapthenewmessage.

Reply to a Text Message


1. Whileviewingamessage,tapthetextfield.
2. Composeyourreplyorusethepresetmessagesoricons.

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l Toenteramessage,useyouron-screenkeyboard.(SeeEnterTextWiththeOn-screen
Keyboard.)
l Toenterasmileyfromthemenuoptions,tap
listtoinsertitintothemessage.
l Toenteremojis,tap

,thentap

>Insert smiley.Makeaselectionfromthe

,andselectacategoryatthebottomofthekeyboard.

3. Youmayselectadditionalmessagingoptionsbytapping

4. ReviewyourreplyandtapSend.

Send a Multimedia Message (MMS)


Whenyouneedtoaddalittlemoretoatextmessage,youcansendamultimediamessage(MMS)
withpictures,voicerecordings,audio,videofiles,contacts(vCard),locationormemos.
Note:Seeyourserviceplanforapplicablechargesformultimediamessaging.

Compose Multimedia Messages


1. Tap

>

>

Messaging>

2. TaptheTofieldandentertherecipientsphonenumberoremailinformation.Asyouenterthe
phonenumberoremailaddress,matchingcontactsappearon-screen.Tapanavailable
matchingrecipientorcontinueenteringthephonenumberoremailaddress.
3. Tapthetextfieldandenteryourmessage.
4. Tap

5. Selectamultimediaattachmenttype:
l Image:OpenstheGalleryapplication.Usetheon-screennavigationtoselectthepictureyou
wishtosendwiththeoutgoingmessage.
l Take photo:OpenstheCameraapplication.Takeapicture,andthentapOKtousethis
imageinyourmessage.(SeeTakePictures.)
l Video:OpenstheGalleryapplication.Usetheon-screennavigationtoselectavideoand
attachittoyouroutgoingmessage.
l Record video:OpenstheCamcorderapplication.Recordavideo,thentapOKtousethis
videoinyourmessage.(SeeRecordVideos.)
l Audio:Opensamenuthatallowsyoutobrowseforaudiofilesusingdifferentapplications.
l Record voice:Opensthemessagerecorder.
o Afterrecordingyourmessage,tap

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l Location:Opensamapscreen.Selectalocation,thentapAttachtousethis.
l Contact:OpensyourContactslistandallowsyoutoselectofaContacttosend.
l Schedule:OpensyourScheduleeventlistandallowyoutoselectaneventtosend.
l Slide:Allowsyoutocreateaslideshowwithyourmediafiles.
o Insertamultimediafile,thentap

>Slide.Youcanalsoentertexttoeachslide.

l Draw:AllowsyoutodrawandattachanimagelikeQuickMemo+.
Note:Toremoveorreplaceapictureoranaudioattachment,ontheComposescreen,tap
totheattachment.

next

6. WhenyouarefinishedcreatingyournewMMSmessage,tapSend MMS.

Save and Resume a Draft Message


Whilecomposingatextormultimediamessage,tap
draft.

toautomaticallysaveyourmessageasa

Toresumecomposingthemessage:
1. OntheAllmessagesscreen,tapthedesireddraftmessage.Adrafticon

willbedisplayed.

2. Whenyoufinisheditingthemessage,tapSendorSend MMS.

Managing Message Conversations


Textandmultimediamessagesthataresenttoandreceivedfromacontact(oranumber)are
groupedintoconversationsormessagethreadsintheAllmessagesscreen.Threadedtextor
multimediamessagesletyouseeexchangedmessages(similartoachatprogram)withacontacton
thescreen.
Toreadatextmessage:
n Dooneofthefollowing:
l OntheAllmessagesscreen,tapthemessagethreadtoopenandreadit.
l Ifyouhaveanewmessagenotification,touchandslidetheStatusBardowntoopenthe
NotificationsPanel.Tapthenewmessagetoopenandreadit.
Toviewamultimediamessage(MMS):
1. Tap

>

>

Messaging.

2. OntheAllmessagesscreen,tapamessagethreadtoopenit.

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3. Whileviewingamessage,taptheplayicon(onthevideooraudiofile)toplaybackthefileortap
theimagetoviewthepicture.
Tip:Thefileattachmentonthemultimediamessagecanbesavedtoyourphone'sinternalstorage.
Tosavetheattachment,touchandholdthefileandtapSave attachmentfromtheMessageoptions
contextmenu.
Note:WhenAuto-retrieveinmultimediamessagesettingsisdisabled,onlythemessageheaderis
downloaded.Todownloadtheentiremessage,taptheDownloadbuttoninthemessage.For
details,seeTextandMultimediaMessageOptions.
Toreplytoatextormultimediamessage:
1. Tap

>

>

Messaging.

2. OntheAllmessagesscreen,tapamessagethreadtoopenit.
3. Whileviewingamessage,tapthetextfieldandtypeyourreplymessage.
4. Oncecompleted,tapSendorSend MMS.
ToreturntotheAllmessagesscreenfromatextmessagethread,tap

Note:Toviewthedetailsofaparticularmessage,inthemessagethread,touchandholdthe
messagetoopentheoptionsmenu,andthentapDetails.
Note:IfamessagecontainsalinktoaWebpage,tapthemessageandthentapthelinktoopenitin
theWebbrowser.
Note:Ifamessagecontainsaphonenumber,tapthemessageandthentapthephonenumberto
dialthenumberoraddittoyourcontacts.
Toprotectamessagefromdeletion:
Youcanlockamessagesothatitwillnotbedeletedevenifyoudeletetheothermessagesinthe
conversation.
1. Tap

>

>

Messaging.

2. OntheAllmessagesscreen,tapamessagethreadtoopenit.
3. Touchandholdthemessagethatyouwanttolock.
4. TapLock messageontheoptionsmenu.Alockiconisdisplayedattherighthandsideofthe
message.

Delete Messages
Youcandeleteasinglemessageorseveralmessagesatatime.
Todeleteamessagethread:

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1. Tap

>

>

Messaging.

2. OntheAllmessagesscreen,tapthemessagethreadthatyouwanttodelete.
3. Tap

>Delete.

4. TapSelect allorchoosethedesiredmessagesandtapDelete.
5. Whenpromptedtoconfirm,tapYes.Anylockedmessagesinthethreadwillnotbedeleted
unlessyouselecttheDelete locked messagescheckbox.
Todeleteseveralmessagethreads:
1. Tap

>

>

Messaging.

2. OntheAllmessagesscreen,tap

>Delete.

3. TaptheSelect allcheckboxatthetopleftcorner,thentapDelete.
4. Whenpromptedtoconfirm,tapYes.Anylockedmessagesinthethreadwillnotbedeleted
unlessyouselecttheDelete locked messagescheckbox.
Toviewcontactdetailsandcommunicatewithacontact:
Whenyouhavereceivedamessagefromsomeoneinyourstoredcontacts,youcantapthe
contactsphotooriconinthemessagethreadtoopenamenuofoptions.Dependingonthestored
contactinformation,youcanviewthecontactdetails,phoneorsendanemailmessagetothe
contact,andmore.

Text and Multimedia Message Options


Themessagessettingsmenuletsyoucontroloptionsforyourtextandmultimediamessages
includingmessagelimits,sizesettings,andnotifications.
1. Tap

>

>

Messaging.

2. OntheAllmessagesscreen,tap

>Settings.

3. Adjustthefollowingsettingsaccordingtoyourneeds:
n Storage
l Delete old messages:Enablethisoptiontodeleteoldertextmessageswhenthelimitfor
maximumnumberoftextmessagesisexceeded.
o Text message limit:Setsthemaximumnumberoftextmessagesthatcanbestoredon
thephone(perconversation).
o Multimedia message limit:Setsthemaximumnumberofmultimediamessagesthat
canbestoredonthephone(perconversation).

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o Attachment storage:SetsthecontentsonInternal storageorSD card.


l Signature:Tapthistoautomaticallyaddsignature(bluecheckmarkdisplays).
l Callback number:Checkthistoautomaticallyaddcallbacknumber(bluecheckmark
displays).
n Text message
l Priority:SelectNormalorHigh.
l Message reassembly:Enablethisoption(bluecheckmarkdisplays)sothatmulti-segment
messagescanbereassembledandshownasasinglemessage.Eachsegmentwillstill
counttowardyourusage.
n Multimedia message
l Group Messaging:Sendasinglemessageasmultimediamessagewhenthereare
multiplerecipients.
l Auto-retrieve:Enablethisoptiontoautomaticallyretrievetheentirecontentofyour
multimediamessage.Whenchecked,themultimediamessageheader,messagebody,and
anyattachmentswillautomaticallydownloadtoyourphone.Ifyoudisablethisoption,only
themultimediamessageheaderwillberetrievedanddisplayed.
o Roaming auto-retrieve:Disablethisoptionifyouonlydesirethemultimediamessage
headerstodownloadwhileroaming.Enablethisoptiontoautomaticallydownloadyour
completemultimediamessagesevenwhileroaming.
l Priority:SelectLow, Normal,orHigh.
n Conversation theme:Allowsyoutoselectthedesiredconversationthemefortheconversation
wallpaperandmessagebubbles.
n Notification
l Notifications:EnablethisoptionifyouwishtoreceiveanotificationintheStatusBarwhen
anewtextormultimediamessagearrives.
o New message pop-up:Enablethisoptionifyouwishtoseeanewmessageasapopup.
o Preview:Enablethisoptionifyouwishtopreviewthecontentsofmessageswhennew
messagesarrive.
o Notification sound:Allowsyoutoselectaringertosoundwhenanewmessageis
received.Tapthisoption,andthenselectaringtonethatisspecifictonewtextand
multimediamessages.Asamplewillbrieflybeplayeduponselection.
o Vibrate:Enablethisoptionifyouwantthephonetovibratewhenanewtextor
multimediamessageisreceived.
o Vibrate type:Choosewhattypeofvibrationyouwishtoapplytonewmessages.

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n Quick message:Tapthistoaddoreditquickmessages.Quickmessageisthespecifiedtext
messagetosendoutwhenyouwanttoignoreanincomingcallandrespondtothecallerwith
instead.
n Send message with Enter key:Enablethisoptionifyouwanttosendmessagesbytapping
theEnterkeyonthekeyboard.
n Text Link display:EnablethisoptionifyouwantthephonetoshowTextLinkiconstoindicate
appsreleasedtomessagecontents.
n Emergency alerts
l Presidential alerts:Thisallowspresidentialalerttobealwayspresented.Itisgrayed-out
becausepresidentialalertsareofhighimportanceandshouldnotbedisabled.
l Extreme alerts:Enablethisoptiontoreceiveextremealerts.
l Severe alerts:Enablethisoptiontoreceiveseverealerts.
l AMBER alerts:EnablethisoptiontoreceiveAMBERalertsonchildabduction.

Social Networking Accounts


Stayintouchonthegowithallyoursocialnetworkingaccounts.PostupdatesonFacebookand
Twitter,reviewyourLinkedIncontacts,seewhateveryonestalkingaboutonYouTube,andmore.

Facebook
Postupdates,readwhatyourfriendsareupto,uploadpicturesandcheck-ins,andmorewithonthe-goFacebookaccess.

Install the Facebook App on Your Phone


BeforeyouuseFacebookonyourphone,youmustdownloadandinstalltheappfromtheGoogle
PlayStoreapp.
1. Tap

>

>

Play Store.

2. TouchtheSearchiconandsearchfor"facebook".
3. TouchFacebookfromtheresultslist.
4. TouchINSTALL,andthentouchACCEPT.
5. Whenthedownloadiscomplete,touchOPEN.ToopentheappfromtheHomescreen,touch
>Facebook.

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Sign in to Your Facebook Account from Account Settings


1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accounts & sync>Add account.

2. TouchFacebook.
3. EnteryourFacebookusernameandpasswordandtouchLog In.
4. Choosetosyncornottosyncyourcontacts,thentouchDone.

Google Hangouts
TheGoogleHangoutsapplicationletsyouhavereal-timetextconversationswithyourfriends.

Open the Hangouts Application


n Tap

>

>

Google>

Hangouts.

Google>

Hangouts.

Chat with Friends


1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

toviewyourcontactslist.ItincludesalloftheGoogleAccountsyou'veadded.

l Tapthenameofthepersoninyourcontactslist.IfyourfriendisnotyetonHangouts,youcan
inviteyourfriendviaSMS.
or
l Tapthetextfieldtoenteraname,emailornumber.
3. Enteryourmessage.
4. Tap

Synchronize Accounts
Yourphoneisabletosynchronizedatafromavarietyofdifferentsourcesorsites.Theseaccounts
canrangefromGoogle,aCorporateExchangeServer,andothersocialsites,includingFacebook
andTwitter.

Enable Auto-Sync
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accounts & sync.

2. TapAuto-sync datatoplaceacheckmark.

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l Tapanaccountyou'vealreadysetuptochoosethetypeofdatayouwanttosynchronize.
Forexample,youcanchoosetosyncyourGoogleCalendarand/orGmaildata.

Synchronize Your Google Account


Bydefault,therearenoaccountsmanagedbythephone.Thesemustbeaddedmanually.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accounts & sync.

2. TapAdd account>Google.
3. TapExisting.
Note:IfyoudonotalreadyhaveaGoogleAccount,tapNewandfollowtheon-screenpromptsto
createyournewaccount.
4. TaptheEmailandPasswordfieldsandenteryourinformation.
5. Tap

.YourphonethencommunicateswiththeGoogleserverstoconfirmyourinformation.

6. ReadthedisclaimeraboutBackupandrestoreandcheckmarktokeepthephonebackedup
withtheGoogleAccount.Then,tap

Configure Google Sync Settings


1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accounts & sync.

2. TapGoogleandselecttheGoogleAccounttorevealtheaccountssynchronizationsettings
screen.
3. Tapthetypeofdatayouwishtosynchronize(Calendar, Contacts, Gmail, Google+ Photos,
Google Play Books,andmanymore).
4. Tap

toreturntothepreviousscreen.

Synchronize Your Corporate Account


YourphoneiscapableofsynchronizingwithyourcompanysExchangeServers.
ToaddanewCorporateaccount:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accounts & sync.

2. TapAdd account>Microsoft Exchange.


3. Followtheon-screenpromptstocreateyournewCorporateemailaccount.(SeeCorporate
Email(Outlook).)

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4. TapNext.
5. ReadthedisclaimerandtapActivate.
6. TaptheoptionsyouwishtoconfigureandtapDone.
l Select items to sync.:Checkmarkthisifyouwishtosetasthedefaultaccount.
o Sync Email:Checkmarkthisoptiontosyncemails.
o Sync Contacts:Checkmarkthisoptiontosynccontacts.
o Sync Calendar:Checkmarkthisoptiontosynccalendar.
o Sync Tasks:Checkmarkthisoptiontosynctasks.
l Update schedule:Allowsyoutoconfigurewhentoupdateemails.
l Days to sync email:Allowsyoutoconfigurehowmanydaysofdatayouwanttosync.
FormoredetailedWork/Corporateemailinformation,seeCorporateEmail(Outlook).

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Apps and Entertainment


AllyourphonesfeaturesareaccessiblethroughtheAppslist.

Google Play Store


PlayStoreprovidesdirectaccesstoAndroidapplicationsandgamestodownloadandinstallonyour
phone.

Access the Play Store


1. Tap

>

>

Play Store.

2. IfnotalreadyloggedinwithyourGoogleAccount,tapExisting.
3. Enteryouraccountinformationandtap

4. TouchAccepttoagreetothePlayStoretermsofservice.
Note:PlayStoreoptionsmayvarydependingontheversioninstalledinyourphone.YourPlay
Storeapplicationwillupdateautomaticallywhenavailable.

Select and Install a Google Application


1. Tap

>

>

Play Store.

2. Browseforanapplication.Onceyouhavedecidedonone,tapittoviewitsdetails.
3. Readtheapplicationdescriptionsandcomments.
4. TapINSTALL(forfreeapplications)orthepricebutton(forpaidapplications).
Note:Usecautionwithapplicationswhichrequestaccesstoanypersonaldata,functions,or
significantamountsofdatausagetimes.
5. Readtheapp'saccessrequirementsandtapAGREEifyouagreetothem.
6. ChecktheprogressofthecurrentdownloadbyopeningtheNotificationsPanel.
7. Youwillbenotifiedwhentheitemisdownloadedandinstalledonyourphone.
8. OnthePlayStorescreen,tap >My apps,taptheinstalledapplicationinthelist,andthentap
OPEN.

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Launch an Installed Google Application


1. Tap

>

>

Play Store> >My apps.

2. Tapthedesiredapplication,thentapOPEN.
or
1. Tap

>

2. Taptheiconofthenewlyinstalledapplication.

Reinstall a Google Application


IftheAndroidOperatingSystemiseverupdated,anydatacontainedonthephonewillbeerased.
TheonlydatastoredonthephoneareGoogleapplicationsavailableviaPlayStore.
Note:Pictures,videos,applicationsandmusicarestoredinthephone'sinternalmemory.Contacts
andCalendarsarestoredremotelyonyourremoteGoogleorOutlookservers.
1. Tap

>

>

Play Store> >My apps.

2. SwipethescreentotheleftandscrollthroughthelistofpreviouslydownloadedGoogle
applicationsandchoosetheoneyouwishtoreinstall.
3. Followtheon-screeninstructions.

Sprint ID
IDPacksarebundlesofapplications,ringtones,wallpapers,settings,andmore.IDPacksare
installedusinganapplicationcalledSprintID.
YoucanhavemultipleIDPacksinstalledatanyonetimeandyoucaneasilyswitchfromoneIDPack
toanotherwithoutlosinganyapplicationsalreadyinstalled.
Note:ThisapplicationwillinitiallybelabeledasMobileID.Afteractivation,itwillbeupdatedtoSprint
ID.

Install Your First ID Pack


Note:Yourphonemustbeactivated,yourbatteryshouldbefullycharged,andyoushouldbeina
networkcoverageareabeforeyouinstallanIDPack.
1. Tap

andbrowsetheIDpacksandtapthedesiredone.

2. ReadtheinformationscreenforadescriptionoftheIDPackandtouchInstall.
Note:TouchAgreetoaccepttheTerms&ConditionsoftheIDPack,ifnecessary.

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3. Ifprompted,touchContinueonanyfollowingscreensuntilyouseetheDownloadingicon
theStatusBar.

in

Note:WhiletheIDPackisdownloadinginthebackground,youcanbegintoexplorethefeaturesof
yournewphonefromtheHomescreen.
Whenthedownloadiscomplete,youwillseetheDownloadfinishedicon

intheStatusBar.

WARNING:DONOTinterruptthedownloadprocess.
4. OpentheNotificationsPanelifthedownloadiscomplete,thentapID ready toinstalltoinstall
theIDPack.

Switch ID Packs
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Sprint ID.

,thentapanIDPacktoreplaceyourcurrentpack.

Note:CertainfeaturesofSprintIDaresubjecttochange.Forthemostup-to-dateinformationabout
usingSprintID,pleasevisitwww.sprint.com.

Sprint Applications
YoucanaccessawidevarietyofSprintapplicationsinmanydifferentcategorieswithyourphone
anddataservice.Currently,variousapplications,suchasScoutbyTelenav,SprintMusicPlus,
andSprintTV&MoviesareavailablewhenyoudownloadthemfromPlayStoreorSprintZone.
Note:SomeSprintdataapplicationsmaynotworkwithaWi-Ficonnectionpresent.Ifprompted,
disableyourphone'sWi-Fifeaturewhileusingtheseapplications.

Download Sprint ID Packs


1. Tap

>

>

Sprint ID.

2. SwipethescreentotherighttoAll ID Packs.
3. ScrolldownandtaptheSprintcategory.
4. TapanyoftheavailableSprintIDPacksandfollowtheon-screenpromptstoinstalltheSprintID
Pack.
Note:OnceyoudownloadandinstalloneoftheSprintIDpacks,variousSprintapplicationswill
appearonyourApplicationsscreen.WhenyouswitchfromtheSprintpacktoanotherIDpack,or
chooseanewIDpack,theSprintapplicationswillremaininstalledandvisibleonyourApplications
screen.
TodownloadandinstallSprintapps:

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1. Tap

>

>[application name].Thendownloadorupdatetheapplication.

2. Followtheinstructionstocustomizeyourapplication(suchasselectingafavoriteteamordriver)
ortap toexploreyouroptions.
Note:Important Privacy MessageSprintspoliciesoftendonotapplytothird-partyapplications.
Third-partyapplicationsmayaccessyourpersonalinformationorrequireSprinttodiscloseyour
customerinformationtothethird-partyapplicationprovider.Tofindouthowathird-partyapplication
willcollect,access,use,ordiscloseyourpersonalinformation,checktheapplicationproviders
policies,whichcanusuallybefoundontheirwebsite.Ifyouarentcomfortablewiththethird-party
applicationspolicies,dontusetheapplication.

Music
Youcanplayaudiofilesthatarestoredinyourphone'sstorage.Copyaudiofilesfromyourcomputer
ontoyourphonebeforeyouopentheMusicapplication.TheMusicPlayerapplicationsupportsaudio
filesinnumerousformats.

Google Play Music


GooglePlayMusicletsyoubrowse,shop,andplaybacksongspurchasedfromtheGooglePlay
Storeapp,aswellassongsyouhaveloadedfromyourownmusiclibrary.Themusicyouchooseis
automaticallystoredinyourGoogleMusiclibraryandinstantlyreadytoplayordownload.
n Tap

>

>

Google>

Play Music.

Note:LearnmoreaboutGooglePlayMusicatmusic.google.com.

Music Player
Youcanplaymusicandsetasringtone.
1. Tap

>

>

Music.

2. Youcanselectmusictracksfromthefollowingtabs:
l Songs:Tobrowsethroughyourdownloadedmusiclibrary.
l Albums:Todisplayyourmusiclibrarysortedbyalbum.
l Artists:Todisplayyourmusiclibrarysortedbyartist.
l Genres:Todisplayyourmusiclibrarysortedbygenre.
3. Tap toseetheadditionaloptions.

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l Favorites:Todisplayyourmusiclibrarysortedbyfavorites.
l Playlists:Toselectacustomizedplaylistyouvecreated.
l Folders:Tobrowseformusicfilesusingfolders.
l Nearby devices:TobrowsemusicfilesonotherDLNA-certifiedmediaservers.
l Cloud:Tobrowsemusicfilessavedonthecloud.
4. Onceyouvedisplayedalistofsongs,youcanbrowsethroughyouravailabletitles.
l Tolistentoasongorplaylist,tapittobeginplaying.

Play a Song
1. Tap

>

>

Music>Songstab.

2. Selectthesongyouwanttoplay.

Create a Playlist
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Music.

>Add to playlist.

3. SelectthesongsyouwanttoaddtotheplaylistandtapAdd.
4. TapNew playlistandenteranamethentapOK.

Assign a Song as a Ringtone


1. Tap

>

>

Music>Songstab.

2. Touchandholdasongyoudliketouseasyournewringtone.Acontextmenuisdisplayed.
3. TapSet as ringtoneandselectPhone ringtonetosetitasthedefaultringtoneorContact
ringtonetosetitasaringtoneforaspecificcontact.
4. Confirmthesonghasbeensuccessfullyassignedbynavigatingtoyourphone'sringtonemenu.
l Tap

>

>

Settings>Sound>Ringtone.

l OpentheContactentryandchecktheRingtonefield.

Back Up Your Downloaded Music Files


Sprintrecommendsthatyoubackupyourdownloadedmusicfilestoyourcomputer.Althoughthe
downloadedfilescanonlybeplayedonyourphoneandonyouraccount,backingthemuptoyour
computerletsyouaccessthefilesincaseyourphonememoryisdamaged.(SeeTransferViaPCor
Laptop)

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1. ConnectyourphonetoyourPCusingaUSBcable.
2. SelectMedia device (MTP)anduseyourcomputertonavigatetophone'sMusicfolder.
3. Selectandcopythemusicfilestoafolderonyourcomputersharddrive.

YouTube
YouTubeisavideosharingwebsiteonwhichuserscanuploadandsharevideos.Thesiteisusedto
displayawidevarietyofuser-generatedvideocontent,includingmovieclips,TVclips,andmusic
videos,aswellasvideocontentsuchasvideoblogging,informationalshortsandotheroriginal
videos.
Note:YouTubeisadata-intensivefeature.Sprintrecommendsthatyouupgradetoanunlimited
dataplantoavoidadditionaldatacharges.
1. Tap

>

>

YouTube.

2. Tosearchforvideos,tap

3. Enterthetexttosearchforortap

tosearchbyvoice.

4. Ifenteringtext,tapasuggestionbelowthesearchboxortap

tosearch.

5. Scrollthroughthesearchresultsandtapavideotowatchit.
6. Tap

toreturntothepreviouspage.

GPS Navigation
Yourphone'sbuilt-inGPScapabilitygivesyouaccesstoanumberoflocation-basedservices,
includingMapsandScoutbyTeleNav.

Google Maps
YoucanuseGoogleMapstofindyourcurrentlocation,toviewreal-timetrafficconditions,toget
detaileddirectionsbyfoot,publictransportation,bicycle,orcar,andtonavigatebyusingspoken,
turn-by-turndrivinginstructionsusingtheGoogleMapsNavigation(beta)service.Youcansearch
onastreetmaporasatelliteimagetolocateanaddressoralandmark,andyoucanviewsome
locationsasifyouwerestrollingdownthestreet.IfyoujoinGoogleLatitude,youcanviewyour
friends'locationsonyourmapsandshareyourlocationandotherinformationwiththem.Thereare
somelocationsthatMapsdoesnothaveinformationabout.

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Launch Google Maps


1. Tap

>

>

Maps.

Note:Beforeusinganynavigationprograms,makesureyourphoneissettoallowlocation
detection,andthenselectwhichsourcesyouwanttouse.
Tap
> > Settings>Location.TaptheLocationswitch
andtapMode>High
accuracy(GPS and networks),Battery saving(Networks only),and/orDevice sensors only
(GPS only).
2. Tap .Themapcentersonabluecirclethatindicatesyourlocation.Anarrowindicatesthe
directionthedeviceisfacing.Atransparentbluecirclearoundthedotindicatesthatyouractual
locationiswithinthecircle.

Togetanaddressandadditionalinformationforalocation:
1. Touchandholdalocationonthemap.AbarwiththeaddressandathumbnailfromStreetView
(ifavailable)opensatthebottomofthescreen.
2. Dragthebarupwardstoaccessadditionaloptions.
ToutilizeGoogleMaps:
1. Tap

>

>

Maps.

2. Pinchoutorintozoominoroutofthecurrentmapview.
or
Tapeachiconatthetopofthescreen.

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(Search)tosearchforalocation.

(Directions)togetdirections.

(Youractivity)toaccessyourfavoriteplaces.

(Menu)toviewlocationsandadditionalinformationoverlaidonthemap.

Tosearchforalocation:
1. Whileviewingamap,tap

2. Inthesearchbox,entertheplaceyou'relookingfor.
l Youcanenteranaddress,acity,oratypeofbusinessorestablishment.Forexample,
theaterinNewYork.
3. Tap .Redmarkersindicatesearchmatchesonthemap.
4. Tapamarkertodisplayabarthatcontainsthenameandtravelinformation.Dragthebar
upwardstoopenascreenwithmoreinformationaboutthelocation,aswellasoptionsfor
obtainingdirections.
Togetdirections:
1. Whileviewingamap,tap

2. EnterastartingpointintheChoose starting pointfield,orleaveasistoallowGPStofindyour


location,andyourdestinationintheChoose destination field.
l Toreversedirections,tap

3. Taptheiconforcar,publictransit,biking,orwalkingdirections.
4. Thedirectionstoyourdestinationappearasablueroute.Selectagrayrouteifyoupreferit.
5. Dragthebaruptoviewdirectionsastextortap

tonavigatetothedestination.

Scout by Telenav
ScoutbyTelenavisadailypersonalnavigatorthathelpsyougetwhereyouregoing.Itletsyousee
andhearturn-by-turndirectionsanditcanprovideimportant,personalizedinformationabouttraffic
andalternateroutes.

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Get Scout by Telenav


1. Tap

>

>

Play Store.

2. TapAPPS>SPRINT>Scout GPS Navigation & Trafficandfollowthepromptstodownload


andinstalltheapp.
Note:Beforeusinganynavigationprograms,makesureyourphoneissettoallowlocation
detection,andthenselectwhichsourcesyouwanttouse.
Tap

>

>

Settings>Location.TaptheLocationswitch

Use Scout by Telenav


1. Tap

>

>

Scout.

2. Followtheon-screeninstructionstoaccess,launch,anduse.

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Web and Data


Yourphone'sdatacapabilitiesletyouwirelesslyaccesstheInternetoryourcorporatenetwork
throughavarietyofconnections,includingWi-Fi,Sprint4G,DataServices(Sprint3GNetwork),and
VirtualPrivateNetworks(VPN).
Thefollowingtopicsaddressyourphone'sdataconnectionsandthebuilt-inWebbrowser.
Additionaldata-relatedfeaturescanbefoundinAccountsandMessaging,AppsandEntertainment,
andToolsandCalendar.

Connect Wi-Fi
Wi-FiisawirelessnetworkingtechnologythatcanprovideInternetaccessatdistancesofupto100
meters,dependingontheWi-Firouterandyoursurroundings.
TouseWi-Fionyourphone,youmustconnecttoawirelessaccesspoint,orhotspot.Someaccess
pointsareopenandyoucansimplyconnecttothemwithoutenteringanyinformation.Othersare
hiddenorimplementothersecurityfeatures,soyoumustconfigureyourphonetoconnecttothem.
TurnoffWi-Fiwhenyou'renotusingittoextendthelifeofyourbattery.
WhenyouconnecttoaWi-Finetwork,thephoneobtainsanetworkaddressandotherinformationit
needsfromthenetwork,usingtheDHCPprotocol.ToconfigurethephonewithastaticIPaddress
andotheradvancedsettings,tap >Advanced Wi-FifromtheWi-Fisettingsmenu.

Turn Wi-Fi On and Connect to a Network


UsetheWireless&networkssettingmenutoenableyourphone'sWi-Firadioandconnecttoan
availableWi-Finetwork.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Wi-Fi.

2. TaptheWi-Fiswitch

toturnWi-FionandscanforavailableWi-Finetworks.

l AlistofavailableWi-Finetworkswillbedisplayed.Securednetworksareindicatedbyalock
icon.
l Ifthephonefindsanetworkthatyouhaveconnectedtopreviously,itautomaticallyconnects
toit.
3. Tapanetworktoconnecttoit.
l Ifthenetworkissecured,youwillbepromptedtoenterapassword.(Askyournetwork
administratorfordetails.)

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l Whenyou'reconnectedtoanetwork,youcantapthenetworknameintheWi-Fisettings
screenfordetailsaboutthespeed,security,address,andrelatedsettings.
Toreceivenotificationswhenopennetworksareinrange:
Bydefault,whenWi-Fiison,youreceivenotificationsintheStatusBarwhenyourphonedetectsan
openWi-Finetwork.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Wi-Fi.

2. TaptheWi-Fiswitch

toturnWi-Fi,ifitsnotalreadyon.

3. FromtheWi-Fimenu,tap >Advanced Wi-Fi>Wi-Fi notificationcheckboxto


enable/disablethefeature.

Add a Wi-Fi Network


YoucanaddaWi-Finetworkmanuallyifitdoesnotbroadcastitsname(SSID)orifyouwanttoadd
aWi-Finetworkwhenyouareoutofitsrange.
Toaddasecurednetwork,youneedtocontactthenetworksadministratortoobtainthepassword
orotherrequiredsecuritycredentials.
1. TurnonWi-Fi,ifit'snotalreadyon.
2. FromtheWi-Fisettingsscreen,tap

>Add network.

3. EntertheWi-Fi name (SSID)ofthenetwork.Ifthenetworkissecured,taptheSecuritydropdownmenuandtapthetypeofsecurityusedforthenetwork.


4. Entertherequiredpasswordsandsecuritycredentials.
5. TapConnect.
Thephonewillconnecttothewirelessnetwork.Anycredentialsthatyouenteredaresaved,soyou
areconnectedautomaticallythenexttimeyoucomewithinrangeofthisnetwork.
ToforgetaWi-Finetwork:
YoucanalsomakethephoneforgetaboutthedetailsofaWi-Finetworkthatyouhaveadded.For
example,ifyoudon'twantthephonetoconnecttoitautomaticallyorifitisanetworkthatyouno
longeruse.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Wi-Fi.

2. TaptheWi-Fiswitch

toturnWi-Fi,ifitsnotalreadyon.

3. IntheWi-Fisettingsscreen,touchandholdthenameofthenetwork.
4. TapForget network.

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Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-FiDirectsupportsadirectconnectionbetweenWi-Fienabledphoneswithoutanaccesspoint.
DuetothehighbatteryusageofWi-Fidirect,itisrecommendedthatyouplugyourphoneintoa
poweroutletwhileusingtheWi-FiDirectfeature.
ToturnonWi-FiDirect:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Wi-Fi>

>Wi-Fi Direct.

2. TapSearchtosearchforavailablephones.
3. Taptheavailablephones.
Note:Tap

>Helpformoreinformation.

Virtual Private Networks (VPN)


Fromyourphone,youcanadd,setup,andmanagevirtualprivatenetworks(VPNs)thatallowyou
toconnectandaccessresourcesinsideasecuredlocalnetwork,suchasyourcorporatenetwork.

Prepare Your Phone for VPN Connection


DependingonthetypeofVPNyouareusingatwork,youmayberequiredtoenteryourlogin
credentialsorinstallsecuritycertificatesbeforeyoucanconnecttoyourcompanyslocalnetwork.
Youcangetthisinformationfromyournetworkadministrator.BeforeyoucaninitiateaVPN
connection,yourphonemustfirstestablishaWi-Fiordataconnection.Forinformationaboutsetting
upandusingtheseconnectionsonyourphone,seeLaunchaWebConnectionandTurnWi-FiOn
andConnecttoaNetwork.

Set Up Secure Credential Storage


Ifyournetworkadministratorinstructsyoutodownloadandinstallsecuritycertificates,followthe
instructionsbelow.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Security.

2. TapInstall from storagefordesiredcertificates.


Youcanthendownloadandinstallthecertificatesneededtoaccessyourlocalnetwork.Your
networkadministratorcantellyouhowtodothis.

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Add a VPN Connection


UsetheWireless&networkssettingsmenutoaddaVPNconnectiontoyourphone.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>More...>VPN.

2. TapBasic VPNorLG VPN.


3. TapAdd Basic VPN networkorAdd LG VPN network.
Note:AscreenlockisrequiredtoconfigureVPN.
4. Configurethesettingsaccordingtothesecuritydetailsyouhaveobtainedfromyournetwork
administrator.
5. Whenfinished,tapSave.
TheVPNisthenaddedtotheVPNssectionoftheVPNsettingsscreen.

Connect to or Disconnect From a VPN


OnceyouhavesetupaVPNconnection,usetheWireless&networkssettingsmenutoconnectto
ordisconnectfromtheVPN.

Connect to a VPN
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>More...>VPN.

2. TapBasic VPNorLG VPN.


l Basic VPN:Setsyourphonetousethebuilt-inAndroidVPNclientsupportingbasic
features.
l LG VPN:SetsyourphonetouseanadvancedLGVPNclientsupportingfullIPSecurity
featuresandinteroperability.YoucanaddanLGVPNnetworkorselectfromyourlistof
VPNconnections.
3. IntheVPNssection,taptheVPNthatyouwanttoconnectto.
4. Whenprompted,enteryourlogincredentials,andthentapConnect.Whenyouareconnected,
theVPNconnectedicon

appearsinthenotificationareaoftheStatusBar.

5. OpentheWebbrowsertoaccessresourcessuchasintranetsitesonyourcorporatenetwork.

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Disconnect From a VPN


1. TouchanddragdowntheStatusBartoopentheNotificationsPanel.
2. TaptheVPNconnectiontoreturntotheVPNsettingsscreen,andthentaptheVPNconnection
todisconnectfromit.
WhenyourphonehasdisconnectedfromtheVPN,theVPNdisconnectedicon
thenotificationareaoftheStatusBar.

isdisplayedin

Browser
Yourphone'sWebbrowsergivesyoufullaccesstobothmobileandtraditionalwebsitesonthego,
usingdataserviceorWi-Fidataconnections.

Learn to Navigate the Browser


Navigatingthroughmenusandwebsitesduringadatasessioniseasyonceyouvelearnedafew
basics.Herearesometipsforgettingaround:

Scrolling
Aswithothermenusonyourphone,youllhavetoscrollupanddowntoseeeverythingonsome
websites.
ToscrollaWebpage:
n Slideyourfingeronthescreeninthedirectionyouwishtoscroll.

Selecting
Onceyouvelearnedhowtoscroll,youcanstartnavigatingtheWeb.
Toselectitemsorlinks:
n Simplytapalinkoranitem.
Links,whicharedisplayedasunderlinedtext,directyoutoWebpages,selectspecialfunctions,or
evenplacecalls.

Go Back
Togobackonepage:
n Tap
pages.

onyourphone.Repeatthisprocesstokeepgoingbackthroughyourrecentlyvisited

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Find and Copy Text on a Web Page


TofindtextonaWebpage:
1. Tap

>Find on page.

2. Enterthetextyou'relookingfor.
l Asyoutype,thefirstwordwithmatchingcharactersishighlightedonthescreenand
subsequentmatchesareboxed.
3. Tap

tojumptoandhighlightthepreviousornextmatchingword.

TocopytextfromWebpage:
1. OpenaWebpageandscrolltothebeginningofthetextyouwanttocopy
2. Touchandholdthefirstwordofthetextyouwanttocopy.
3. Drageitherselectiontabtoexpandorreducetherangeofselectedtext.
l Tocanceltheselection,simplytapunselectedtextoremptyarea.
4. TapCopyonthepop-upmenu.Thetextyouselectediscopiedtotheclipboard.Youcannow
usethetechniquesdescribedinEnterTextWiththeOn-screenKeyboardtopastethecopied
textintoatextfield.

Go to a Specific Website
FollowtheinstructionstogotoaparticularwebsitebyenteringaURL(websiteaddress).
1. TaptheURLfield(topoftheBrowserwindow)andenteranewWebaddress.
l Asyouentertheaddress,possiblematchesaredisplayed.Tapanentrytolaunchthe
desiredwebsite.
2. Tapthesuggestedwebsite.
or
TapGoonthekeyboard.

Browser Menu
TheBrowsermenuoffersadditionaloptionstoexpandyouruseoftheWebonyourphone.

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Open the Browser Menu


TheBrowsermenumaybeopenedanytimeyouhaveanactivedatasession,fromanypageyouare
viewing.
n FromanyopenWebpage,tap

OptionsavailablewithintheBrowsermenuinclude:
n Forward:Allowsyoutogoonepageforward(ifyouhadgonebacktopreviouspages).
n New tab:Allowsyoutoaddnewbrowsertab.
n Bookmarks:Allowsyoutosetupandusecustombookmarks.
n Add to bookmarks:Allowsyoutosavethecurrentpagetoyourbookmarks.
n Homepage:Allowsyoutogotothehomepage.
n History:DisplaysahistoryofpreviouslyvisitedWebpages.
n Share:AllowsyoutosharetheWebpagewithothers.
n Find on page:AllowsyoutosearchthecurrentWebpageforaword.
n Desktop view:Allowsyoutoviewthecurrentpageindesktopview.
n Save for offline reading:Allowsyoutosavethecurrentpageforreadingoffline.
n Capture plus:AllowsyoutocaptureascreenshotofthecurrentWebpagefromtoptobottom
withoutcutting.
n Print:AllowsyoutoprinttheWebpage.
n Settings:AllowsyoutoconfigureandmanageyourBrowsersettings.
n Exit:AllowsyoutocompletelyexittheBrowser.

Adjust Browser Settings


Youcanchangethepagesettingsforyourbrowser,includingthedefaultzoomlevel,pop-up
blocking,displayoptions,settingyourhomepage,andmore.
1. Tap

toopentheBrowsermenu.

2. TapSettings.
3. Selectasub-categoryandmakethedesiredchanges.
l General:Settingsforhomepageandformautofill.
l Privacy andsecurity:SettingsformanagingpersonaldatafromWebbrowsingandusage.

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l Accessibility:Adjustscreenandtextsize.
l Advanced:AdjustJavaScriptandotherWebcontentsettings.
l Bandwidth management:Settingsforloadimages.

Set the Browser Home Page


CustomizeyourWebexperiencebysettingyourbrowser'shomepage.
1. Tap

toopentheBrowsermenu.

2. TapSettings>General>Set homepage.
3. Selectoneoftheavailableoptionsandenterthenecessaryinformation.

Reset the Browser to Default


1. Tap

toopentheBrowsermenu.

2. TapSettings>Advanced>Reset to default.
3. TapYestocompletetheprocess.

Create Website Settings


Youcancreatesettingsforindividualwebsites.
1. Tap

toopentheBrowsermenu.

2. TapSettings>Advanced>Website settings.Theseadvancedsettingsthatcanbe
configuredforindividualsites(ex:Clearlocationaccess).
3. TapOKtocompletetheprocess.

Create Bookmarks
Makebrowsingeasierbysettingupandusingcustombookmarks.

Accessing Your Bookmarks


YoucanbookmarkWebpagessothatyoucanquicklyreturntothem.
1. FromanyopenWebpage,tap

toopentheoptionmenu.

2. TapBookmarks.Threetabsarerevealed:

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l Bookmarks:Displaysalistofyourcurrentbookmarks.
l History:Displaysarecordofyourbrowsinghistory.Theserecordsareorganizedinto
folderssuchas:Today andMost visited.
l Saved pages:Displaysthepagesyou'vesavedforofflinereading.

Saving Websites To Your Bookmarks


1. FromanyopenWebpage,tap

>Add tobookmarks.

2. EnteradescriptivenameandURLforthenewbookmark.
3. TapOKtostorethenewentrytoyourBookmarkslist.

Create Bookmarks from Other Tabs


1. FromanyopenWebpage,tap

toopentheoptionmenuandtapBookmarks.

2. TaptheHistorytab.
3. TapthestariconadjacenttoaWebpageentry.EnterthedesiredinformationandtapOK.
or
Touchandholdanentryfromthelisttodisplayacontextmenu.Then,tapAdd to bookmarks
toaddtheselectedentrytoyourcurrentlistofbookmarks.

Create a New Home Page


1. FromanyopenWebpage,tap

toopentheoptionmenuandtapBookmarks.

2. TapeithertheBookmarksorHistorytab.
3. Touchandholdanentryfromthelisttodisplayacontextmenu.
4. TapSet as homepagetoassigntheselectedentryasyournewhomepage.

Add Bookmarks to Your Home Screen


1. FromanyopenWebpage,tap

toopentheoptionmenuandtapBookmarks.

2. Touchandholdanexistingentryfromthelisttodisplayacontextmenu.
3. TapAdd shortcut to hometoaddtheselectedentrytoyourHomescreen.

Connections Optimizer
TheConnectionsOptimizerisatoolthatautomaticallyselectsthebestmobilenetworkforyour
phone,including"remembered"Wi-Finetworks.

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About Connections Optimizer


TheConnectionsOptimizerhelpsyoumanageandenhanceyourdataexperiencebyfindingand
connectingto"remembered"Wi-Finetworksonyourphone.RememberedWi-Finetworksare
networkswithwhichyouhavepreviouslychosentoconnect.ActiveWi-Ficonnectionsmayoffer
improvedperformanceandgenerallyimprovebatterylifewhileallowingyoutotalkonthephoneand
usedataatthesametime.
TheConnectionsOptimizerworksbysearchingforavailable"remembered"Wi-Finetworks.Ifyou
donotleaveyourWi-Fiantennaonallthetime,youwillonlynoticetheConnectionsOptimizer
operatingatcertaintimesofthedayinasmallnumberoflocationsonthenetwork.YourWi-Fi
antennawillconservebatterybyscanningforconnectionsperiodically(notcontinuously),andifno
connectionisachieved,theantennaswillbeturnedoff.Youmayalsomanuallyturntheantennasoff
duringthescanperiod.
Tofacilitatequalityassuranceandenablefeatureenhancements,informationiscollectedaboutyour
batterylevels,Wi-Fiandnetworkconnectionsandusage.Nopersonalinformationiscollected.

Enable Connections Optimizer


1. Fromhome,tap
> > Settings>More>Mobile networks>Connections
Optimizer.Youwillseeadisclaimer.
2. ReadthedisclaimerandtouchI AgreetoturnConnectionsOptimizeron.

Disable Connections Optimizer


1. Fromhome,tap
Optimizer.

>

>

Settings>More>Mobile networks>Connections

2. UnchecktheboxontheConnectionsOptimizerpage.

Data Services General Information (3G


and 4G Networks)
WithyourSprintservice,youarereadytostartenjoyingtheadvantagesofdataservices.The
followingtopicswillhelpyoulearnthebasicsofusingyourdataservices,includingmanagingyour
username,launchingadataconnection,andnavigatingtheWebwithyourphone.
Important:Certaindataservicesrequestsmayrequireadditionaltimetoprocess.Whileyourphone
isloadingtherequestedservice,thetouchscreenoron-screenkeyboardmayappearunresponsive
wheninfacttheyarefunctioningproperly.Allowthephonesometimetoprocessyourdatausage
request.

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4G Spark LTE
4GSparkLTEprovidesyourphonewithwirelessInternetaccessovergreaterdistancesthanWi-Fi
anddeliversdatatransferratesofupto30to60Mbps.Toconnectyourphoneto4GSparkLTE
network,youneedaccesstoa4GSparkLTEbasestation.
Formoreinformationabouttheavailabilityof4GSparkLTEinyourlocation,visit
sprint.com/coverage.
Note:Theavailabilityandrangeofthe4GSparkLTEnetworkdependsonanumberoffactors
includingyourdistancetothe4GSparkLTEbasestation,andinfrastructureandotherobjects
throughwhichthesignalpasses.

Set Your Network Options


1. Tap

>

>

Settings>More.

2. TapMobile networks>Network mode.


3. SelectLTE/CDMAorGlobal.ThephonewillscanforthebestavailableSprintnetworkandwill
automaticallyconnecttoit.
WhenyourphoneisconnectedviaSprintSpark,theSprintSparkicon
appearsintheStatus
Barandtellsyoutheapproximatesignalstrength(numberofbandsdisplayed).

Check 4G LTE Network Status


1. Touch

>

>

Settings>More...>Mobile networks.

2. Touch4G settings.ThenetworkprovidernameandIPaddressaredisplayed.

Your User Name


Whenyoubuyyourphoneandsignupforservice,youreautomaticallyassignedausername,which
istypicallybasedonyournameandanumber,followedby@sprintpcs.com.(Forexample,the
thirdJohnSmithtosignupforSprintdataservicesmighthavejsmith003@sprintpcs.comashisuser
name.)
Whenyouusedataservices,yourusernameissubmittedtoidentifyyoutotheNationwideSprint
Network.Yourusernamewillbeautomaticallyprogrammedintoyourphone.Youdonthaveto
enterit.

Update Your User Name


Ifyouchoosetochangeyourusernameandselectanewoneonline,youmustthenupdatetheuser
nameonyourphone.

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n Tap

>

>

Settings>System updates>Update profile.

l Yourprofilewillbeautomaticallyupdatedbythenetwork.

Launch a Web Connection


LaunchingaWebconnectionisassimpleasopeningthebrowseronyourphone.
n Tap

>

>

Browser.

Note:YoucanconnecttotheInternetviaMobilenetworkorviaWi-Fi.(Tap
Settings>Wi-Fi.)

>

>

OncetheBrowserloads,youaredirectedtothehomepage.
Tip:Tochangethedefaulthomepage,tap

>Settings>General>Set homepage.

Note:TheBrowserautomaticallylauncheswhenaWeblinkistouchedfromwithinanemailortext
message.

Data Connection Status and Indicators


Yourphonenotifiesyouofthecurrentstatusofyourdataconnectionthroughstatusiconsinthe
StatusBar.Thefollowingsymbolscanbedisplayed:

Yourphoneisconnectedtothehigh-speed4GSprintMobileBroadbandNetwork.Whenthesignal
bandsareanimated,yourphoneisscanningandconnecting.Duringdatatransfer,theanimated
iconisnotused(forexample,whenyouareopeningaWebpage).Whenthesignalbandsaregray,
yourphoneisconnectedtothenetwork,signalisweak.
Whenboththebandsandthe4Giconaregray,yourphoneisconnectedtothe4Gnetworkbutisnot
currentlytransferringdata.

Yourphoneisconnectedtothehigh-speedSprintMobileBroadbandNetwork(3G/1x).Whenthe
arrowsareanimated,yourphoneistransferringdata.Whenthearrowsaregray,yourphoneis
connectedtothenetworkbutisnotcurrentlytransferringdata.Ineitherstate,youcanreceive
incomingcalls.
Ifyoudonotseeanindicator,yourphonedoesnothaveacurrentdataconnection.Tolauncha
connection,seeLaunchaWebConnection.

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Camera and Video


Youcanusethecameraorcamcordertotakeandsharepicturesandvideos.Yourphonecomes
witha13megapixelcamerawithanauto-focusfeaturethatletsyoucapturesharppicturesand
videos.
Note:Besuretocleanthelenswithamicrofiberclothbeforetakingpictures.Alenscoverwith
smudgesfromfingerscancauseblurrypictureswitha"halo"effect.

Take Pictures
Takingpictureswithyourphone'sbuilt-incameraisassimpleaschoosingasubject,pointingthe
lens,andpressingabutton.
Totakeapicture:
1. Tap

>

>

Camera.

2. Frameyoursubjectonthescreen.
3. Agroupofsquareswillindicatewhenthecamerahasfocused.
4. Tap .YourpicturewillbeautomaticallysavedtotheGallery.

Record Videos
Inadditiontotakingpictures,youcanrecord,view,andsendvideoswithyourphone'sbuilt-invideo
camera.
1. Tap

>

>

Camera.

2. Frameyoursubjectonthescreen.
3. Tap

tostartrecordingthevideo.

4. Thelengthoftherecordingisdisplayedonthetopofthescreen.

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Note:Tap

totakepictureswhilerecordingvideo.

5. Tap topauserecordingvideo.Youcanresumerecordingagaintapping .
6. Tap

tostoprecording.YourvideowillbeautomaticallysavedtotheGallery.

Camera and Video Settings


Fromthecameramode,tapeachicontoadjustthefollowingcamerasettings.
n

FlashTaptoturntheflashOn, OfforsetittoAuto.

Swap cameratoswapbetweentherearcameralensandthefrontcameralens.

Modetoselectthemodefrom:Auto,Magic focus,PanoramaandDual.
l Auto:Automaticallyfocusesonasubject.
l Magic focus:Allowsyoutochangethefocusonapictureaftertakingit.
l Panorama:Createsawidephotoofapanoramicview.Holdthephonehorizontally,press
theshuttertostartandslowlysweepthecameraacrossthescene.
l Dual:Capturesaphotoorrecordsavideousingbothcameralens.Touchandholdthesmall
screentoresizeormoveit.

Settingstoadjustthefollowingcameraandvideosettings.
l Dynamic tone (HDR):Combinesphotostakenatmultipleexposuresintooneoptimalphoto
togetabetterphotointrickylightingsituations.
l Image size:Setthesizeofyourpicture.Choosefrom13M 4160x3120, W10M 4160x2340,
9M 3120x3120or3M 2048x1536.
Setthesizeofyourvideo.ChoosefromUHD 3840x2160,FHD 1920x1080,HD 1280x720
or120HD Slow Motion.
l Cheese shutter:Allowsyoutotakepictureswithvoicecommands.Whenon,justsay
"Cheese","Smile","Whiskey","Kimchi",or"LG"totakeapicture.
l Timer:Setyourcamera'stimer.Thisisidealifyouwanttobeapartofthepicture.
l Grid:Allowsyoutoeasilytakepicturesbydisplayinggridlinesforeasyalignment.
l SD card:Setthestoragelocationforyourvideosorpictures.ChoosefromIN(internal
storage)orIN(microSDcard)..
l Help:Allowsyoutolearnhowafunctionworks.Thisiconwillprovideyouwithaquickguide.

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Multi-point Auto-focus
Whenyoutakeapicture,theMulti-pointAuto-focus(AF)functionoperatesautomaticallyandwill
allowyoutoseeaclearimage.

Gesture shot
TheGestureshotfeatureallowsyoutotakeapicturewithahandgestureusingthefrontcamera.To
takephoto,raiseyourhand,withanopenpalm,untilthefrontcameradetectsitandaboxappears
onthescreen.Thencloseyourhandintoafistandatimerwillstart,allowingyoutimetogetready.

Super Zooming
Youcanuseazoomupto8timeswhiletakingpictures.
Tip:Thisfunctionoperatesautomaticallywhilezoominginandout.
Note:Useasteadyhand.Thisfeaturedoesnotworkwithsomefunctions
Objectscanbeoverlappedwhentakingapictureoffast-movingsubjects.

View Your Pictures


TheGalleryiswhereyoucanaccesstheGalleryofstoredcameraimages.Youcanviewthemina
slideshow,sharethemwithyourfriends,anddeleteandeditthem.
1. Tap

>

>

Gallery.

2. Selectalocationandtapanimagetoviewyourpicture.

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Gallery Options
TheGalleryapplicationpresentsthepicturesandvideosinyourstorage,includingthoseyouve
takenwiththeCameraapplicationandthoseyoudownloadedfromtheWeborotherlocations.
1. Tap

>

>

Gallerytoviewtheimagesstoredinthestorage.

l Dragleftorrighttoviewmorealbums.
2. Tapanalbumtoopenitandviewitscontents.(Thepicturesandvideosinthealbumare
displayedinchronologicalorder.)
3. Tapapictureinanalbumtoviewit.

l Tapapicturegroupagaintorevealthefollowingicons:
o
o

Camera:OpenstheCamera.
Share:YoucansharethepictureviavariousmethodssuchasMessagingor
Bluetooth.

Delete:Deletesthepicture.

l Tapapictureinanalbumthentap forthefollowingoptions:SmartShare,Set image as,


Move,Copy,Copy to Clip Tray,Lock,Slideshow,Rotate left,Rotate right,Crop,
Add location,Rename,PrintandDetails.
l Tap

toreturntothepreviousscreen.

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Assign Pictures
Aftertakingapicture,assignitasapictureIDforaContactsentryorastheHomescreen
backgroundimage(wallpaper).
1. Tap

>

>

Gallery.

2. Tapanalbumandtapanimagetoviewit.
3. Withthepicturedisplayed,tap

>Set image as.

4. Selectanoption.
l Contact phototoassignthepicturetoaContactentryasapictureID.Tapanentryfrom
Contacts,croptheimageandtapOKtoassignthepicture.
l Home screen wallpapertoassignthepictureasabackgroundimage,croptheimageand
tapOKtoassignthepicture.
l Lock screen wallpapertoassignthepictureasabackgroundimageforyourlockscreen.
l Wallpapertoassignthepictureasabackgroundimage,croptheimageandtapSET
WALLPAPERtoassignthepicture.

Dual Feature
TheDualfeatureallowsyoutotakeapictureorrecordvideowiththefrontandrearcamerasatthe
sametime.
1. Tap
2. Tap

>
>

>

Camera.

Note:Dragthesmallscreentomoveittoyourdesiredlocation.
Touchandholdthesmallscreentoresizeit.
Taponthesmallscreentoswitchscreens.

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3. Tap totakeapicture.
or
Tap torecordavideo.Tap

tostopdualrecording.

Video Options
TheGalleryiswhereyoucanaccesstheGalleryofstoredvideoimages.Youcanviewthem,share
themwithyourfriends,anddeleteandeditthem.
1. Tap

>

>

Gallerytoviewthevideosstoredinstorage.

l Scrollleftorrighttoviewmorealbums.
2. Tapanalbumtoopenitandviewitscontents.(Thepicturesandvideosinthealbumare
displayedinchronologicalorder.)
3. Tapavideotoviewit.Youcanaccessthefollowingoptions:
l

QSlide:Enablesanoverlayonyourphone'sdisplayforeasymultitasking.

SmartShare:SharesmediafileswithDLNAcertifieddevices.

Menu:TaptoaccessScreen ratio, Subtitles, Share, Trim, Settings,and Details.

Screen shot:Capturesascreenshotwhileplayingavideo.

Note:Tap
l

>Settings>Screenshot on.

Volume:TaptodisplaytheVolumesliderbar,thenadjusttheplaybackvolumeonthe
sliderbar.

Lock/Unlock:Locksthetouchkeystopreventunintentionaltouches.

Play a Video
1. Tap

>

>

Gallerytoviewvideosstoredinthestorage.

l Scrollleftorrighttoviewmorealbums.
2. Tapanalbumtoopenitandviewitscontents.(Thepicturesandvideosinthealbumare
displayedinchronologicalorder.)
3. Tapavideoinanalbumtoplay.
l Tapthevideotoviewtheplaybackcontrols.

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Note:Whileplayingavideo,slidetheleftsideofthescreenupordowntoadjustthescreen
brightness.Whileplayingavideo,slidetherightsideofthescreenupordowntoadjustthesound.
Whileplayingavideo,tapthetimelinepointtopreviewthatportionofthevideoviaasmallscreen.
Tapthesmallscreentojumptothatpartofthevideo.
Whileplayingavideo,slideyourfingerfromlefttoright(orviceversa)tofast-forwardandrewind.

Live Zoom
LiveZoomallowsyoutozoominorzoomoutonaportionofavideothatisbeingplayedtomakethe
desiredsectionappearlargerorsmaller.
Whenviewingavideo,useyourindexfingerandthumbinapinchingorspreadingmotiontozoomin
orout.

Note:Donotpresstoohard;thetouchscreenissensitiveenoughtopickupalight,butfirmtouch.

Dual Play
DualPlay(connectedwiredorwirelesslytotwodisplays)canberunonadifferentscreen.
Note:Connecttwodevicesusingwired(Slimport-HDMI)cableorawirelessly(Miracast).
TheconnectabledevicecanbeaTVoramonitorsupportedbyanHDMIcableorMiracast.
TheGallery,VideoappsaresupportedonDualPlay.
Tap
oncewhentwodisplaysareadifferentstatus(i.e.themonitorisplayingavideoandyour
phone'svideoappisdisplayingemptyscreen),thenDualPlaywillstart.
NotallvideosaresupportedbyDualPlay.
DualPlayoperatesat1280X720orhigherdisplayresolution.

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Tools and Calendar


Learnhowtousemanyofyourphone'sproductivity-enhancingfeatures.

LG Health
TheLGHealthhelpsyoumanageyourhealthandmaintaingoodexercisehabitsbytrackinglogs
andcompetingwithpeople.
1. Tap

>Slidethescreentothefarleft

>LG HEALTH.

2. OntheProfilepage,enteryourprofileinformationandtapSave.

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3. Tapthedesiredoptionsforyourhealth.

Note:Thisfeatureisprovidedforuserconvenience.Pleaseuseforreferenceonly.

QSlide
TheQSlidefunctionenablesanoverlayonyourphone'sdisplayforeasymulti-tasking.
1. WhileusinganappthatsupportsQSlide,tap

toaccessQSlide.

or
OpentheNotificationsPanelandtouchanappfromtheQSLIDE APPSsection.

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2. Usetheslider

toadjustthetransparencyoftheoverlay.

3. Youcanmakeacall,orchooseotherphoneoptions.
4. Tap

toexittheQSlidefunction.

Note:TheQSlidefunctioncansupportuptotwowindowsatthesametime.

QuickRemote
QuickRemoteturnsyourphoneintoaUniversalRemoteforyourhomeTV,cablebox,audiosystem.
1. FromtheHomescreen,tap

>

QuickRemote>

or
TouchandslidetheStatusBardownwardsandtouch
Note:IfQuickRemoteisnotshown,tap

>ADD REMOTE.

andcheckmarktheQuickRemote.

2. Selectthetypeofdeviceanditsmanufacturer,thenfollowtheon-screeninstructionsto
configurethedevice(s).

Tip:ToquicklyusetheQuickRemotefeature,touchandslidetheStatusBardownwardandtap
ontheQuickSettingsbartoactivateit.

Tap toselectMagic Remote setting,Edit remote name,Learn remote,Move remote,


Delete remote,Settings,andHelp.

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Note:QuickRemotefeaturesanordinaryremotecontrolandinfrared(IR)signalstooperatethe
sameway.Therefore,becarefulnottocovertheinfraredsensorwhenyouusetheQuickRemote
feature.Thisfunctionmaynotbesupporteddependingonthemodel,themanufacturerorservice
company.

Universal Remote
Youcancreateyourownpersonalizeduniversalremoteandchoosewheretoplaceallofthe
buttons.
1. FromtheHomescreentap
2. Tap

>

QuickRemote.

>Universal remote.

3. EntertheRemotenameandtouchOK.
4. PlacethebuttonsyouwantontheremoteatthedesiredlocationandtapNext.
Note:Swipetotheleftandrighttoviewadditionalbuttons.

5. Tapthebuttontobelearned.
6. Pointoriginalremote4inchesawayfromtheIRreceiveratthetopofthephone.
7. Pressandholdthebuttonontheoriginalremotefor2seconds.
8. TapSavetosavetheconfigurations.

QuickMemo+
TheQuickMemo+featureallowsyoutocreatememosandcapturescreenshots.Youcanuse
QuickMemo+toeasilyandefficientlycreatememosduringacall,withasavedpictureoronthe
currentphonescreen.
1. AccessQuickMemo+fromtheQuickAccessitems.

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or
Whileviewingthescreenyouwanttocaptureandcreateamemoon,slidetheStatusBardown
andtap

2. Createamemousingthefollowingoptions:
l

:Taptoundothemostrecentaction.

:Taptoredothemostrecentlydeletedaction.

:Taptouseacomplexconceptfunction.

:Taptoselectthepentypeandcolor.

:Taptousetheerasertoerasethememothatyoucreated.

:Taptosavethecurrentmemo.

:Taptoselectthedesiredoptions.

Note:PleaseuseafingertipwhileusingtheQuickMemo+feature.Donotuseyourfingernail.
3. Tap

tosavethecurrentmemo.

4. TapQuickMemo+orGallerytoselectwheretosavetheQuickMemo+.
DiscardQuickMemo+s:
n Tap

untilyouexitQuickMemo+.

View the Saved QuickMemo+


YourQuickMemo+canbesavedintheQuickMemo+applicationorintheGalleryapplication.

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ToviewQuickMemo+savedinoneofyourQuickMemo+:
n Tap

>

>QuickMemo+andselectthememo.

ToviewQuickMemo+savedinyourGallery:
n Tap

>

>

GalleryandselecttheQuickMemo+album.

Dual Window
TheDualWindowfeaturesplitsthescreentoenablemulti-tasking,draganddropinteraction,autolinkingandrecentlyusedapps.
1. TouchandholdtheBack Key

tosplitthescreen.

or
Tap

>Dual window.

2. Touchordraganappicontothedesiredspace.

3. Tap

todisplaythefollowingoptions.Youcanalsodragthetabstochangethesizeof
thewindows.
l

:Switchtwoscreens.

:Changetheappslist.

:Fullscreenview.

:Closetheapps.

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Calendar
WiththeCalendarapplicationyoucanviewtheeventsyouhavescheduledinthecomingdays,
weeks,ormonths.

Open the Calendar


n Tap
> > Calendar.Ifyouhavecreatedorsubscribedtomorethanonecalendar
throughGoogleCalendarontheWeb,eventsfromeachcalendararedisplayedinadifferent
color.(Forinformationaboutwhichcalendarsaredisplayedonyourphone,seeDisplayand
SynchronizeCalendars.)

Note:TogotoanydayinanyCalendarview,tap

>Go to date.

Change Calendar View


Youcanchangethecalendarview.
n Tap >Day, Week, Month, Year, Agenda.Eachviewdisplaystheeventsinyourcalendarfor
theperiodoftimethatyouspecify.

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l Day View

l Week View

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l Month View

l Year View

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l Agenda View

View Event Details


Youcanviewmoreinformationaboutaneventinanumberofways,dependingonthecurrentview.
n InAgenda, Day, Week,orMonth,tapaneventtoviewitsdetails.

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Create an Event
YoucanusetheCalendartoolonyourphonetocreateeventsthatappearonyourphoneandin
yourGoogleCalendarontheWeb.
1. Tap

>

>

Calendarandthen

l YoucanalsotouchandholdaspotinDay, Week,orMonthviewtoopenthenewevent
screenwiththatdayandtimealreadyentered.
2. Adddetailsabouttheevent.
l Enteraname,andotheroptionaldetailsabouttheevent,justasyouwouldonGoogle
Calendar(ontheWeb).Ifyouhavemorethanonecalendar,youcanchoosethecalendarto
whichtoaddtheevent.Tap toaddmorereminders.(SeeSetanEventReminder.)
3. ScrolltothebottomofthescreenandtapSave.
l TheeventwillbeaddedtoyourCalendar.Youcanalsoaccessandconfiguretheeventfrom
GoogleCalendarontheWeb.

Edit or Delete an Event


YoucaneditordeleteaneventthatyoucreatedonthephoneorontheWeb.Youcanalsoeditor
deleteeventscreatedbyothers,iftheyhavegivenyoupermission.

Edit an Event
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Calendarandthentaptheeventtoopenit.(SeeViewEventDetails.)

.(Forinformationonhowtocreateorchangeeventinformation,seeCreateanEvent.)

3. Makeyourchangestotheevent.
4. TapSave.

Delete an Event
n Tapaneventtoviewtheeventdetails.Then,tap .TapYestoconfirm.

Set an Event Reminder


Youcansetoneormoreremindersforanevent,whetherornotyoucreatedtheeventorhave
permissiontoedititsotherdetails.

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1. OpenCalendarandtaptheeventtoopenit.(SeeViewEventDetails.)
2. Tap

Add remindertoaddareminder.

3. Taptheremindertimetodisplayapop-upmenuandchooseyourdesiredsetting.
l Atthedesignatedtime,youwillreceiveanotificationtoremindyouabouttheevent.(See
RespondtoanEventReminder.)YoucanalsouseGoogleCalendar(ontheWeb)to
configureadditionalreminders.

Delete an Event Reminder


1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Calendarandtheneventtoopenit.

toremoveareminder.

Respond to an Event Reminder


Ifyousetareminderforanevent,theremindernotificationappearsintheStatusBarwhenthe
remindertimearrives.(SeeNotificationsPanel.)
1. IfyoureceivenotificationsintheStatusBar,dragtheNotificationsPaneldowntoyour
notifications.TaptheeventnotificationtoopenthelistofCalendarnotifications.
2. TapaneventintheCalendarNotificationslisttoviewmoreinformationaboutthatevent.
3. TapSnoozeintheCalendarNotificationslisttoreceivethereminderagain5minuteslater.
or
TapDismissintheCalendarNotificationslisttodeleteallremindersinthelist.
4. Tap
whenviewingtheCalendarNotificationslisttokeepthereminders.Thereminderswill
remainintheStatusBar.

Display and Synchronize Calendars


Initially,allcalendarsthatyoucreateorsubscribetothroughGoogleCalendarontheWebarealso
displayedintheCalendarapplicationonyourphone.Youcanselectwhichcalendarstoshowor
hideonthephone,andwhichtokeepsynchronized.
(Formoreinformation,seeSynchronizeAccounts.)
Onlythecalendarsthatyou'vecreatedorsubscribedtoontheWebareshownintheCalendarslist.
Toselectcalendarstodisplay:

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1. Tap

>Calendars to sync.

2. Checkmarkthedesiredaccountstodisplaythosecalendars.

Change Calendar Settings


YoucanchangethesettingsforhowtheCalendarapplicationdisplayseventsandhowitnotifiesyou
ofupcomingevents.
n Tap

>

>

Calendarandthentap

>Settings>Calendar settings.

l Week starts on:Opensadialogboxtoconfigurefromwhentheweekstartson.


l Hide declined events:Whencheckmarked,declinedeventssothattheyarenotdisplayed
inyourcalendarviews.Taptoremovethecheckmarkanddisplayalleventsinyourcalendar
views.
l Weather:ShowweatherinfoonCalendar.
l Show events by:SelecteventdisplaytypeEvent brieforTimeline.
l Show week number:Displaystheweeknumberoutoftheyear.
l Lock default time zone:Lockeventtimesanddatestodefaulttimezone.
l Clear search history:Allowsyoutoremoveallthesearchesyouhaveperformed.
l About calendar:Displaycalendarapplicationversion.
n Tap

>

>

Calendarandthentap

>Settings>Event notification settings.

l Default reminder time:Allowsyoutoselectthedefaulttimesetforeventreminders.


l Notifications:Checkmarktoallownotificationsofnewevents.WhenNotificationsisset,
youcanselectthenotificationtype,notificationsound,vibrateorvibratetype,andwhetherto
pop-upthenotificationornot.
l Quick responses:Editdefaultresponseswhenemailingguests.

Folders
FoldersallowyoutoorganizeotherHomescreenshortcutsandicons,orfoldersthatcontainallyour
contacts,contactswithphonenumbers,orstarredcontacts.Yourfolder'scontentsarekeptupto
dateautomatically.Organizinginfolderscancreatespacetoaddmoreshortcuts,widgets,or
applicationsontheHomescreen.

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Add a Folder
1. Draganddropanappiconoveranotherappicon.
2. Afolderwillbecreatedwithbothappiconsinit.

Rename a Folder
1. Tapthefoldericontoopenit.
2. Tap

3. EnterthenewfoldernameandtapOK.
Note:Youcanalsochangethefoldercolor.

Organize Items in a Folder


n Justdragashortcut,anicon,orafolderanddropinafolder.

Clock
YoucanusetheClockapplicationtomonitorseveraltypesofinformationatonce,inadditiontothe
currentdateandtime.

Open the Clock App


TheClockapplicationalsoallowsyoutosetalarms.
1. Tap

>

>

Clock.

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2. TapanexistingalarmtochangeitstimeandotherattributesortapAdd alarm
one.

toaddanew

3. Setthetimeofthealarm.Youcanchangethetimebyscrollingup/downthehourandminuteand
AM/PMfieldortapthehourandminutesfieldstoenterthetimewiththekeyboard.
4. TapRepeattosetthedayswhenyouwantthealarmtosound.(Ifyoudon'tsetarepeat,the
alarmwillonlysoundontheassignedday.)
5. TapSnoozedurationtoopenadialogboxtosettheamountoftimetowaitbeforesoundingthe
alarmagainifitisnotdismissed.Youcansetthealarmtoringrepeatedlyfrom5minutesupto1
hour.
6. TapVibrationtohavethephonevibrate,inadditiontoplayingtheringtone.
7. TapAlarm soundtoselectaringtoneforthealarm.Theringtoneplaysbrieflywhenyouselect
it.
8. SlidethebuttonontheAlarm volumeslidertotherighttoincreasethealarmvolumeandtothe
lefttodecreaseit.
9. TapAuto app startertosettheapplicationyouwanttoautomaticallyopenwhenyoustopthe
alarm.
10. TapPuzzle locktocheckmarkthesetting,whichrequiresyoutowakeupenoughtosolvea
simplepuzzletodismissthealarm.
11. TapMemotoenteranameforthealarm.
12. Whenyou'refinished,tapSave.

Change Clock Settings


1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Clock.

>Settings.

3. Youcansetthefollowingoptions:
l Alarm in silent mode:Taptoplaceacheckmarkandallowyourphonetoplayalarmseven
whenitisinSilentmode.
l Volume button behavior:Allowsyoutosetthedesiredbehaviorofthevolumebuttons
whenpressedduringanalarm.
l Puzzle lock:Allowsyoutochoosethepuzzletypetouseduringthepuzzlelock.
l Vibrate type:Allowsyoutosetthevibratetype.

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Set a Timer
1. Tap

>

>

Clock>Timertab.

2. TaptheHour/Minute/Secondsectionstosetthetimer.
3. Tap

>Settingstosetthefollowingoptions:

l Vibration:Setthephonevibratealongwiththealertsound.(Abluecheckmarkappears.)
l Alert sound:Selectthealertsound.
l Alert volume:Setthealertvolume.
4. Tap

l Tap

toresetthetimerandstartover.

l Tap

toresumethetimerafterit'sstopped.

l Tap

tostopthetimer.

Set World Clock


1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Clock>World clocktab.

toaddacity.

3. Enterthecitynameinthesearchfieldandtap

onthekeyboard.

Asyouenterletters,thecitieswhichstartsfromthelettersaredisplayed.
or
Scrollthroughthecitieslistandtapthecity.
4. Youcanaddcitiesasmanyasyouwant.Repeatsteps2and3.

Play Stopwatch
1. Tap

>

>

2. Tap
3. Tap

Clock>Stopwatchtab.
tostartstopwatchtime.

tostopthestopwatch.

l Whilemeasuringtime,tap

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Tasks
YoucanaddyourtasksintheTasksapplicationandsynchronizewithMSExchangeaccount.

Synchronize MS Exchange
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accounts & sync.

2. TapAdd account.
3. TapMicrosoft Exchangetoenteryouremailaddressandpasswordinformation.
ForfurtherinformationaboutaddingaMicrosoftExchangeaccount,seeSetUpaCorporate
Email.
4. MakesurethatyouplaceacheckmarkonTasks.

Add a Task
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Tasks.

toaddanewtask.

3. TapTasksandselectanaccounttosavethecurrenttask.
4. EnterthecorrespondinginformationoneachfieldandtapSave.

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Tasks Options
1. Tap

>

>

Tasks.

2. Thefollowingoptionsareavailable.
:TaptoviewAlltasksortasksfromindividualaccounts.
:Taptosearchfortasks.
:Taptocreateanewtask.
:Taptoaccesstheoptions.
or
Tap

toaccessthefollowingoptions.

l Sync now:TaptosyncyourMicrosoftExchangeaccounttasks.
l Sort by:AllowsyoutosorttasksbyDuedate,PriorityandCreationorder.
l Delete:Allowsyoutodeletetasks.
l Viewcompleted tasks:Allowsyoutoviewtaskscompleted.
l Lists to display:Allowsyoutoselectthedisplayoption.
l Settings:Allowsyoutosetthefollowingsettings.
o Notifications:Allowsyoutoenableordisableremindernotifications.
o Notification sound:Allowsyoutosettheremindernotificationsound.
o Vibrate:Allowsyoutosetthevibratesettingforremindernotifications.
o Pop-up notification:Checkmarktodisplayapop-upremindernotification.
o Add Microsoft Exchange account:Allowsyoutoaddanaccount.
or
Thefollowingoptionsareavailablewhenyoutouchandholdataskinthetaskslist.
l Edit:Allowsyoutoeditthetask.
l Move:Allowsyoutomovethetasktoanotherlist.

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l Delete:Allowsyoutodeletethetask.
l Share:Allowsyoutosharethetaskwithothers.

Calculator
YoucanusetheCalculatorapplicationtosolvemathproblems.
1. Tap

>

>

Calculator.

2. Enternumbersandarithmeticoperatorsonthescreen.
l Tap

tousetheQSlideforeasymultitasking.

l TouchandholdtheCalculatorsdisplaytoopenamenuwhereyoucancopywhatyouve
enteredandaccessothertools.
l Tap todeletethelastnumberoroperatoryouentered.Touchandhold
numbersrepeatedly.
l Tap

todelete

toclearthescreen.

l Tap toopenanOptionsmenutoviewyourCalculation historyorchangepanels


betweenScientific/Basic calculatorandSettings.

Bluetooth
Bluetoothisashort-rangecommunicationstechnologythatallowsyoutoconnectwirelesslytoa
numberofBluetoothphones,suchasheadsetsandhands-freecarkits,Bluetooth-enabled
handhelds,computers,printers,andwirelessphones.TheBluetoothcommunicationrangeis
usuallyuptoapproximately30feet.

Turn Bluetooth On and Off


Bydefault,yourphonesBluetoothfeatureissettoOff.TurningBluetoothonmakesyourphone
discoverablebyotherin-rangeBluetoothphones.
Note:ActivatingBluetoothcandrainyourbatteryfasterandreduceyouravailableusagetimes.To
conserveyourphonesbattery,turnoffBluetoothwhennotinuse.AlwaysturnoffyourBluetooth
whenyouareinlocationsthatprohibititsuse.

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Turn Bluetooth On
1. Tap

>

2. Tap

toactivatethefeature.Whenactive,

>

Settings>Bluetooth.
appearswithintheStatusBar.

Turn Bluetooth Off


1. Tap

>

2. Tap

todeactivateBluetooth.

>

Settings>Bluetooth.

Bluetooth Status Indicators


ThefollowingiconsshowyourBluetoothconnectionstatusataglance:
Bluetoothisactive
Bluetoothisconnected

Bluetooth Settings Menu


TheBluetoothsettingsmenuallowsyoutosetupmanyofthecharacteristicsofyourphone's
Bluetoothservice.
Includesthefollowing:
n EnteringorchangingthenameyourphoneusesforBluetoothcommunication
n Settingyourphone'svisibility(ordiscoverability)forotherBluetoothphones
ToaccesstheBluetoothSettingsmenu:
1. Tap

>

2. Tap

toactivatethefeature.Whenactive,

>

Settings>Bluetooth.
appearswithintheStatusBar.

3. SetthefollowingBluetoothoptions:
l Tapthecheckboxnexttoyourdevicenametoplaceacheckmarkandmakeyourphone
visibletootherphonesforpairingandcommunication.Tapagaintouncheckandmakeyour
phoneinvisible.
Note:Bydefault,thevisibilityoptionissetto2minutes.Thisvalueappearsasacountdownwithin
thisfield.Youcanchangethevisibilitytimeout.FromtheBluetoothsettingsscreen,tap >
Visibility timeout,thentapyourpreference.

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4. TapSearch for devicesatthebottomofthescreentosearchforin-rangeBluetoothcompatibledevices.Makesurethetargetdeviceissettobediscoverable.

Pairing Bluetooth Devices


TheBluetoothpairingprocessallowsyoutoestablishtrustedconnectionsbetweenyourphoneand
anotherBluetoothdevice.Whenyoupairdevices,theyshareapasskey,allowingforfast,secure
connectionswhilebypassingthediscoveryandauthenticationprocess.

Pair Your Phone


1. VerifyyourBluetoothisactive.
2. FromtheBluetoothsettingspage,tapthecheckboxnexttoyourdevicenametomakeyour
phonevisible.Yourphonemustbevisibletosuccessfullypairwithanexternaldevice.Ifyouwant
tosearchanewdevice,youalsoneedtomakethatdevicevisible.(Seetheinstructionmanual
fromthemanufacturer.)
3. TapSearch for devices.(Yourphonewilldisplayalistofdiscoveredin-rangeBluetooth
devices.)
4. Tapadevicefromthelisttoinitiatepairing.
5. Dependingonthedevice,youmighthavetotapPairtoacceptthepasskey(iftheymatch),
confirmmatchingpasskeys,orenterthepasskeyorPINCode.
6. TapDone>OKifyouenteredapasskeyorPINcode.
7. TheexternaldevicewillthenhavetoaccepttheconnectionandenteryourphonesPINcode.
Note:DuetodifferentspecificationsandfeaturesofotherBluetooth-compatiblephones,display
andoperationsmaybedifferent,andfunctionssuchastransferorexchangemaynotbepossible
withallBluetoothcompatiblephones.
PairingbetweentwoBluetoothphonesisaone-timeprocess.Onceapairinghasbeencreated,the
phoneswillcontinuetorecognizetheirpartnershipandexchangeinformationwithouthavingtoreenterapasscodeagain.

Disconnect a Paired Phone


Disconnectingapaireddevicebreakstheconnectionbetweenthedeviceandyourphone,but
retainsthepairing.Atalaterpointwhenyouwishtoreconnectthedevice,thereisnoneedtosetup
theconnectioninformationagain.
1. VerifyyourBluetoothisactive.
2. FromtheBluetoothsettingspage,tap
PAIREDDEVICEsection).

nexttothepreviouslypaireddevice(underthe

3. TapUnpair.

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Note:Disconnectionsaremanuallydonebutoftenoccurautomaticallyifthepaireddevicegoesout
ofrangeofyourphoneorifitispoweredoff.

Send Items via Bluetooth


Dependingonyourpairedphone'ssettingsandcapabilities,youmaybeabletosendpictures,
videos,Contactsinformation,orotheritemsusingaBluetoothconnection.
Note:Priortousingthisfeature,Bluetoothmustfirstbeenabled,andtherecipientsphonemustbe
visible.Ifnophonesaredetected,tapSearch for devicestobeginanewsearch.

Send Contact Information


1. Tap

>

>

Contacts.

2. Tapanentrytoopenitsdetailspage.
3. Tap

>Share>Bluetooth.

4. Tapapairedphone.
l TheexternalBluetoothphonemustbevisibleandcommunicatingforthepairingtobe
successful.

Send Pictures and/or Videos


1. Tap

>

>

Gallery.

2. Tapanalbumtoopenitandviewitscontents.(Thepicturesandvideosinthealbumare
displayedinchronologicalorder.)
3. Tap

,thencheckmarkpicturesand/orvideostoshare.

4. TapShare>Bluetooth.
5. Tapapairedphone.
l TheexternalBluetoothphonemustbevisibleandcommunicatingforthepairingtobe
successful.

Disconnect Bluetooth Connection During an Active


Call
YoucanmanuallydisconnectorunpairfromaBluetoothphonethroughtheBluetoothsettings
menu.

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n Duringanactivecall,wheretheaudioisbeingroutedthroughaconnectedBluetoothphone
(headsetorhands-freeconnection),tapBluetoothtoroutethephonesaudiothroughthe
connectedBluetoothheadset(On)orthroughthespeaker(Off).
l WhenthecallisroutedtoaBluetoothheadset,thecurrentcallareaissurroundedbyablue
box,theBluetoothbuttonindicatesitson,andtheBluetoothcallicon isdisplayedin
theStatusBar.
l WhenBluetoothisturnedoff,thecallisroutedthrougheithertheearpieceorspeaker,the
callareaissurroundedbyagreenbox,theBluetoothbuttonindicatesit'soff,andtheCall
icon

isdisplayedintheStatusBar.

Note:CommunicationcanbetoggledbetweentheBluetoothheadsetandthephoneearpieceor
speakerbytappingtheBluetoothbuttonOnorOff.

SmartShare
YoucanusetheSmartSharefeatureeasilyintheGalleryandMusicapps.

Enjoy Content Via a Variety of Devices


Youcanshareyourphone'scontentwithavarietyofdevices.
n Tap

tosharethecontentintheVideoandMusicapps.

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n Tap

>SmartSharetosharethecontents.

Playing / Sending
n Play:YoucanplaythecontentviaaTV,aBluetoothspeaker,etc.
n Beam:YoucansendthecontenttothedeviceofBluetoothandSmartShareBeamsupported.
l SmartShare Beam:TransfersthecontentfastviaWi-FiDirect.

Enjoy Content from Nearby Devices


Youcanenjoythecontentfromnearbydevices(i.e.,PC,NAS,Mobile)intheGalleryandMusic
apps.

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Connecting Devices
ConnectyourdeviceandotherdevicessupportedbyDLNAinthesameWi-Finetwork.

Searching Other Devices


1. TapNearby devices,thenyoucanseetheDLNA-supporteddevices.
2. Connecttothedevicetoviewthecontent.

Using Content from the Cloud


Youcanusecontentfromthecloud(i.e.,Dropbox)intheGalleryandMusicapps.

Using the Cloud


Note:Thesupportedfeaturesmayvarydependingonthecloud.Retrievingdatamaytakesome
timedependingonthecloud.
1. SelectCloudintheGalleryandMusicapps.
2. Selectthecloudwhatyouwanttouseandlogin.
3. Youcanusethecontentofthecloudafterloggingin.
4. Setthecloudsettingstoselecttheapptousethecloud.

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microSD Card
AmicroSDcardisanoptionalaccessorythatallowsyoutostoreimages,videos,music,
documents,andvoicedataonyourphone.

Insert a microSD Card


ToinsertacompatiblemicroSDcardintoyourphone.
1. Insertyourfingernailintotheslotlocatedonthelowerleftofthebackcoverandliftthecoverup
gently.

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2. CarefullyinsertthemicroSDcardintotheslotlocatedabovetheSIMcardslot.

3. Re-installthebackcover.

Remove a microSD Card


BeforeremovingyourphonesmicroSDcard,usetheStoragesettingsmenutounmountthecard.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Storage>Unmount SD card.

2. Insertyourfingernailintotheslotlocatedonthelowerleftofthebackcoverandliftthecoverup
gently.
3. GentlypullthemicroSDcardoutfromtheslot.
4. Replacethebackcover.
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Note:YoucaneasilydamagethemicroSDcardbyimproperoperation.Pleasebecarefulwhen
inserting,removing,orhandlingthemicroSDcard.
Note:MakesureyourbatteryisfullychargedbeforeusingthemicroSDcard.Yourdatamay
becomedamagedorunusableifthebatteryrunsoutwhileusingthemicroSDcard.

View microSD Card Memory


TheStoragesettingsmenugivesyouaccesstoyourmicroSDcardmemoryinformation.
n WiththemicroSDcardinserted,Tap
thetotalandavailablememoryspace.

>

>

Settings>Storage.Scrolldowntoview

Format the microSD Card


FormattingamicroSDcardpermanentlyremovesallfilesstoredonthecard.
1. Fromhome,touch

>

Settings>Storage.

2. Scrolldownthescreen,touchEraseSD card>EraseSD card.


3. TouchErase everythingtoconfirmtheprocess.
Note:TheformattingprocedureerasesallthedataonthemicroSDcard,afterwhichthefiles
CANNOTberetrieved.Topreventthelossofimportantdata,pleasecheckthecontentsbeforeyou
formatthecard.

Unmount the microSD Card


WhenyouneedtoremovethemicroSDcard,youmustunmountthemicroSDcardfirsttoprevent
corruptingthedatastoredonitordamagingthemicroSDcard.
1. Fromhome,touch

>

Settings>Storage.

2. TouchUnmount SD card.
3. RemovethemicroSDcard.SeeRemoveamicroSDCard.

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Transfer User Contents From an Android


Phone to Your LG G3
Ifyouwanttotransferyourusercontents(i.e.,pictures)fromanAndroidphonetoyourLGG3,you
canperformoneofthefollowingsteps.

Transfer Via PC or Laptop


YoucantransferusercontentsviaadesktoporlaptopusingaUSBcable.

1. ConnecttheAndroidphonetoacomputerusingaUSBcable.ThenopentheAndroidphone's
NotificationsPanel.
2. TapUSB connected,then(dependingonthephone)tapMedia device (MTP)orSend
images (PTP).
3. Onthecomputer,openMy computer(orWindows Explorer),clicktheremovabledrive
associatedwithyourphone,thentransferallofthefilesyouwanttothecomputer.
4. Onthecomputer,safelystop/removetheUSBPhone.Forexample,forWindowsXP,usethe
SafelyRemoveHardwareoption.
5. OntheAndroidphone,opentheNotificationsPanel,tapUSB connected>Charge phone
thendisconnectthepreviousAndroidPhonefromthecomputer.
6. ConnecttheLGG3tothecomputerusingthesuppliedUSBcable.
7. InthePCconnectionmenuontheLGG3,tapMedia device (MTP).

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8. Onthecomputer,organizethefilesinthefolder,transferthefilesintotheLGG3folder,then
safelystop/removetheUSBPhone.
9. OntheLGG3,opentheNotificationsPanel,tapUSB connected>Charge phone,then
disconnectitfromthecomputer.

Transfer Via Bluetooth Connection


YoucantransferusercontentsbetweenBluetooth-enabledphonesviaBluetoothconnection.

Forexample,totransferpicturesandvideos:
1. Tap
2. Tap

>

>

Gallery.

,thenchoosethefileyouwanttosend(orcheckSelect alltosendallfiles).

3. TapShareandtapBluetooth.TheBluetoothmenuappears.
4. TapSearch for devicesatthebottomofthescreentofindthephoneyouwanttosendthefile
to.
Thentapthephoneandpairthedevicestostartthetransfer.
or
Ifthephonethatmayreceiveyourfilewasalreadypaired,itwouldbeonthelistofPAIRED
PHONES.Tapthephonetostartthetransfer.
Note:AnyapplicationssupportingShare,suchasMusiccansendfilesviaBluetooth.

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Transfer Via Cloud Storage


YoucantransferusercontentsviathecloudserviceasDropbox,BoxCloud,etc.afterinstallingthe
appsfromtheAccounts&syncmenu,UpdateCenter,orPlayStore.

Note:ItisrecommendedthatyouaccessyourcontentthroughthecloudusingaWi-Ficonnectionto
avoiddataconsumption..

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Settings
ThefollowingtopicsprovideanoverviewofitemsyoucanchangeusingyourphonesSystem
settingsmenus.

Wireless Networks
Thisgroupofsettingsletsyoucontrolyourphone'sWi-Fisettings,Bluetooth,Tethering,VPN,
Mobilenetworks,andmore.

Airplane Mode
AirplaneMode(flightmode)allowsyoutousemanyofyourphonesfeatures,suchasgames,and
music,whenyouareinanairplaneorinanyotherareawheremakingorreceivingcallsordatais
prohibited.WhenyousetyourphonetoAirplaneMode,itcannotsendorreceiveanycallsoraccess
onlinedata.

Activate Airplane Mode


1. PressandholdthePower/LockButton

todisplaythephoneoptions.

2. TapTurn on Airplane mode.


or
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. TaptheAirplane modeswitch
phonesStatusBarwilldisplay .

toturnthefunctionon.WhileinAirplaneMode,your

Deactivate Airplane Mode


1. PressandholdthePower/LockButton

torevealthephoneoptions.

2. TapTurn off Airplane mode.


or
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. TapAirplane modeswitch

Settings

toturnthefunctionoff.

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Wi-Fi Settings
YourphoneletsyoutakeadvantageofWi-Fihotspotsforhigh-speeddataaccessusingavailable
computernetworks.FordetailsonyourphonesWi-Fifeaturesandsettings,seeConnectWi-Fi.

Wi-Fi Calling Settings


YoucanmakeandreceivecallsviaaWi-Finetwork.Wi-FiCallingisanexcellentsolutionfor
coverageissuesinandaroundthehomeorwherevercellularcoverageislimited.WhenWi-Fi
Callingisenabled,allincomingandoutgoingcallswillbemadeviayourWi-Finetwork.Minutesused
whileconnectedtotheWi-Finetworkcountagainstyouravailablerateplanminutes,seeWi-Fi
Calling.

Bluetooth Settings
YourphonesBluetoothcapabilitiesletyouusewirelessheadsets,sendandreceivepicturesand
files,andmore.FordetailsonyourphonesBluetoothsettings,seeBluetoothSettingsMenu.

Mobile Data
Youcancheckthecurrentdatausage,settoenable/disablemobiledata,orsetthemobiledatalimit.

Turn Mobile Data On or Off


1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Mobile data.

2. TaptheMobile dataswitch

toturniton.

or
TaptheMobile dataswitch

toturnitoff.

Call Settings
Yourphone'sCallsettingsmenuletsyouconfigureInternationalcalloptionsandTTYmode.

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Voicemail Settings
Youcanconfigureyourvoicemailsettings.FordetailsonVoicemailsettings,seeConfigureVisual
VoicemailSettings.

Smart Dialing
ActivatetomakeacalltotheU.S.fromabroadwithoutenteringthenationalcode.Touchandhold0
ortapthecontact.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call.

2. TaptheSmart dialingcheckboxtoenable/disablethefeature.

North American Dialing


Replace+codeasneededforoutgoingcalls.TheSmartdialingoptionmustbedisabled.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call.

2. TaptheNorth American dialingcheckboxtoenable/disablethefeature.

International Dialing
Setinternationaldialingcodeforoutgoingcalls.TheSmartdialingandNorthAmericadialingoptions
mustbedisabled.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call>International dialing.

2. EntertheinternationaldialingcodeandtapOK.

Incoming Voice Call Pop-up


Activatetodisplaytheincomingcallpop-upwhenusinganapplication.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call.

2. TaptheIncoming voice call pop-upcheckboxtoenable/disablethefeature.

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Call Reject
Youcansetcallrejectionandmanagetherejectlist.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call>Call reject.

2. TapCall reject modeandsetanoption.


3. TapReject calls fromtosetuptherejectionlist.

Decline with Message


Youcansendoutasimpletextmessagewhenyouwanttoignoreanincomingcallandrespondto
thecallerwithatextinstead.Youcanaddoreditquickmessages.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call>Decline with message.

2. Tapaquickmessagetoeditit.
or
Tap

toaddanewquickmessage.

3. EnteramessageandtapSave.

Privacy Keeper
Youcansetwhetherthephonetodisplaythecaller'sinformationornotwhenyoureceiveacall.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call>Privacy keeper.

2. TapHide all info,Show number only,orShow caller info.

Auto Answer
Taptosetautoanswerwithhandsfree.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call>Auto answer.

2. TapOff,1 sec,3 secor5 sec.

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TTY Mode
ATTY(alsoknownasaTDDorTextTelephone)isatelecommunicationsphonethatallowspeople
whoaredeaf,hardofhearing,orwhohavespeechorlanguagedisabilities,tocommunicateby
telephone.YourphoneiscompatiblewithselectTTYphones.Pleasecheckwiththemanufacturer
ofyourTTYphonetoensurethatitiscompatiblewithdigitalcellphones.YourphoneandTTY
phonewillconnectviaaspecialcablethatplugsintoyourphone'sheadsetjack.Ifthiscablewasnot
providedwithyourTTYphone,contactyourTTYphonemanufacturertopurchasetheconnector
cable.

Turn TTY Mode On or Off


1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call>TTY mode.

2. TapTTY OfftoturnTTYmodeoffortapTTY Full, TTY HCOorTTY VCO.


ToaccessthestateTelecommunicationsRelayService(TRS)forassistancewithTTYcalls:
n Dial

toreachanoperator.

ForadditionalinformationaboutSprintRelayServicesandTTYcompatibility,callSprintRelay
CustomerServiceat800-676-3777orvisitwww.sprintrelay.com.
Note:InTTYMode,yourphonewilldisplaytheTTYaccessicon.Whenenabled,TTYmodemay
impairtheaudioqualityofnon-TTYphonesconnectedtotheheadsetjack.
WARNING:9-1-1EmergencyCallingSprintrecommendsthatTTYusersmakeemergencycallsby
othermeans,includingTelecommunicationsRelayServices(TRS),analogcellular,andlandline
communications.WirelessTTYcallsto9-1-1maybecorruptedwhenreceivedbypublicsafety
answeringpoints(PSAPs),renderingsomecommunicationsunintelligible.Theproblem
encounteredappearsrelatedtosoftwareusedbyPSAPs.Thismatterhasbeenbroughttothe
attentionoftheFCC,andthewirelessindustryandthePSAPcommunityarecurrentlyworkingto
resolvethis.

Hearing Aids
Taptoplacethecheckmarktoturnonhearingaidcompatibility.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call.

2. TaptheHearing aidscheckboxtoenable/disablethefeature.

Proximity Sensor
YoucanaccesstheproximitysensorthroughtheCallSettingsmenu.
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Whenreceivingandmakingcalls,thissensorautomaticallyturnsthebacklightoffandlocksthe
touchkeypadbysensingwhenthephoneisnearyourear.Thisextendsbatterylifeandpreventsthe
touchkeypadfromactivatingunintentionallyduringcalls.
ToenabletheProximitySensor:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call.

2. TaptheProximity Sensorcheckboxtoenableit.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

Voice Enhancement
Youcansetthephonetoenhancevoiceclarityinnoisyenvironmentssoyoucanhearmoreclearly.
Tosetnoisereduction:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call.

2. TaptheVoice enhancementcheckboxtoturniton.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

Save Unknown Numbers


YoucansetthephonetosavethephonenumbersnotsavedinContactsyet.
Tosaveunknownnumbers:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call.

2. TaptheSave unknown numberscheckboxtoturniton.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

Power Key Ends Call


YoucansetthephonetoendcallswithPower/LockButton
screen.

,inadditionto

onthecall

TosettoendcallswithPowerbutton:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Call.

2. TapPower keyends calltoenableit.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

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Roaming Settings
WithyourphoneandglobalroamingservicefromSprintWorldwide WirelessService,youcan
makephonecallsandusewirelessdataservicesaroundtheglobeoncompatibleCDMAand
GSM/UMTSnetworks.

Roaming Icon
YourdisplayscreenalwaysletsyouknowwhenyoureofftheNationwideSprintNetwork.
Anytimeyouareroaming,thephonedisplaystheCDMAroamingicon(

)ortheGSMroaming

icon( ).Ifyouareroamingonadigitalsystem,youwillseetheroamingiconalongwiththetext
Digital Roam .

Roam on Other Digital Networks


Whenyoureroamingondigitalnetworks,yourcallqualityandsecuritywillbesimilartothequality
youreceivewhenmakingcallsontheNationwideSprintNetwork.However,youmaynotbeableto
accesscertainfeatures,suchasdataservices,dependingontheavailablenetwork.
Note:IfyoureonacallwhenyouleavetheNationwideSprintNetwork,yourcallwillbedropped.If
yourcallisdroppedinanareawhereyouthinkSprintserviceisavailable,turnyourphoneoffandon
againtoreconnecttothenetwork.

Check for Voicemail Messages While Roaming


WhenyouareroamingofftheNationwideSprintNetwork,youmaynotreceiveanotificationofnew
voicemailmessagesonyourphone.Callerscanstillleavemessages,butyouwillneedto
periodicallycheckyourvoicemailfornewmessagesifyouareinaroamingserviceareaforan
extendedperiodoftime.
1. Dialyour10-digitwirelessphonenumber.
2. Whenyouhearyourvoicemailgreeting,tap

3. Enteryourpasscodeatthepromptandfollowthevoiceprompts.
WhenyoureturntotheNationwideSprintNetwork,voicemailnotificationwillresumeasnormal.

Roaming Mode
Yourphoneallowsyoutocontrolyourroamingcapabilities.ByusingtheRoamingmenuoption,you
candeterminewhichsignalsyourphoneaccepts.
Choosefromtwodifferentsettingsonyourdual-bandphonetocontrolyourroamingexperience.

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1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Roaming.

2. TapRoaming modetochangetheCDMAroamingmode.
l Home onlytoaccessonlythehomeareamobilenetwork,whichistheNationwideSprint
Network.Thisoptionalsopreventsroamingonothernetworks.
l AutomatictoseekserviceofftheNationwideSprintNetwork.WhenSprintserviceis
unavailable,thephonesearchesforanalternatesystem.
3. TapeachDomesticroamingoptionandInternationalroamingoptiontoplaceacheckmarkand
connecttovoiceanddataservicewhileroaming.
Note:WithDataroamingunchecked,youcanstilltransmitdatawithaWi-Ficonnection.See
ConnectWi-Fi.

Roaming Guard
Roamingguardmakesiteasytomanageyourroamingbyrequiringconfirmationbeforeplacingor
answeringaroamingcall.
ToturnCallGuardonoroff:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Roaming>Roaming guard.

2. Tapeachroamingguardoptionactivateordeactivatethisfunction.Whenactive,anextrakey
pressisrequiredfordialingwheninaroamingarea.
Note:CallGuardisturnedonbydefaultonyourphone.Voicedialingandspeeddialingarenot
availablewhenyouareroamingwithCallGuardenabled.
ToplaceroamingcallswithCallGuardon:
1. Tap

>

2. Enter1+areacode+theseven-digitnumberandtap

ToanswerincomingroamingcallswithCallGuardon:
1. Swipe
apply.

inanydirection.Amessagewillbedisplayednotifyingyouthatroamingchargeswill

2. TapYes.

Data Roam Guard


Dependingonserviceavailabilityandroamingagreements,yourphonemaybeabletoaccessdata
serviceswhileroamingoncertaindigitalsystems.Youcansetyourphonetoalertyouwhenyouare

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roamingofftheNationwideSprintNetworkandtrytousedataservicessuchasmessaging.
Note:DataRoamGuardisturnedonbydefaultonyourphone.
TosetyourDataRoamGuardnotification:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Roaming>Roaming guard.

2. TaptheDomestic data roaming, International data roamingcheckboxesorbothtoplacea


checkmarkandactivatethefunction.
TousedataserviceswhenDataRoamGuardisactive:
n Whenapop-upnotificationappearsinformingyouthatdataroamchargesmayapply,tap
ConnectorAlways Connecttoconnect.

Share & Connect


Yourphoneletsyouusethewirelesstechnologythatenablesdatatransmissionbetweendevices
usingNFC,Wi-Fi,etc.

NFC Settings
NFC(NearFieldCommunication)isawirelesstechnologythatenablesdatatransmissionbetween
twoobjectswhentheyarebroughtwithinafewinchesofeachother.WhenyouenableNFConyour
phone,itcanexchangedatawithotherNFC-enableddevicesorreadinformationfromsmarttags
embeddedinposters,stickers,andotherproducts.FromtheNFCsettingsmenu,youcanmanage
directsharingandpairing.

Turn On NFC
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Share & connect.

2. TaptheNFCswitch

toactivate.

Note:WhenNFCisturnedon,youcanusetheTap&payfeaturetopayforitemsjustbytouching
yourphonetoareaderataregister.Ifyourdevicedoesnthaveadefaultapp,youcanbrowse
GooglePlayforotherpaymentapps.

Android Beam
Whenthisfeatureisturnedon,youcanbeamappcontenttoanotherNFC-capabledeviceby
holdingthedevicesclosetogether.

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Forexample,youcanbeamBrowserpages,YouTubevideos,contacts,andmore.Justbringthe
devicestogether(typicallybacktoback)andthentouchyourscreen.Theappdetermineswhatgets
beamed.

Turn On Android Beam


1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Share & connect.

2. TaptheAndroid Beamswitch

toactivatethefeature.(NFCturnsonautomatically).

SmartShare Beam
TurnontoreceivemultimediacontentsviaSmartShareBeamfromLGphonesortablets.

Turn On SmartShare Beam


1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Share & connect.

2. TaptheSmartShare BeamandtaptheSmartShare Beamswitch


feature.

toactivatethe

3. TurnontheSmartShareBeamfeatureonotherLGphonesortabletssupportingSmartShare
Beamtosend/receivephotos,musics,videosanddocuments.

Media Server
SharemediacontentwithnearbydevicesviaDLNA.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Share & connect.

2. TapMedia severandcheckmarktheContent sharingcheckboxtoallownearbydevicesto


accessyourcontent.

Miracast
YoucanmirrorphonescreenandsoundontoLGMiracastdongleorTVwirelessly.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Share & connect>Miracast.

2. TaptheMiracastswitch

toturnonthisfeature.

3. TurnontheMiracastfeatureonyourTVorconnecttoaLGMiracastdongle.
Tips:TostarttheMiracastfeaturequickly,taptheMiracasticon
Whilemirroring,Wi-FiHotspotcannotbeusedsimultaneously.

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More Settings
YoucanchangemoresettingsintheWirelessNetworkscategory.

USB Tethering
Youcanshareyourphone'sdataconnectionwithacomputerbyturningonUSBtethering.
Toshareyourphone'sdataconnectionviaUSBcable:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>More....

2. ConnectyourphonetoyourcomputerwithaUSBcable.
3. TaptheUSB tetheringswitch

toactivateit.ThentapOKtoconfirm.

Note:Youcannotaccessyourphone'sinternalmemoryonyourcomputerwhenusingUSB
tethering.

Wi-Fi Hotspot
Youcanshareyourphone'sdataconnectionwithuptoeightphonesatoncebyturningyourphone
intoaWi-Fihotspot.
ToshareyourphonesdataconnectionasaportableWi-Fihotspot:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>More...>Wi-Fi hotspot.

2. TaptheWi-Fi hotspotswitch
toactivateit.Afteramoment,thephonestarts
broadcastingitsWi-Finetworkname(SSID),soyoucanconnectitwithuptoeight(8)
computersorotherphones.
3. Tochangethenetworkname(SSID)orsecureitsWi-Finetwork,tapSet up Wi-Fi hotspot.
4. Inthedialogbox,configurethefollowingoptions.
l TaptheWi-Fi name (SSID)fieldandenteranewnetworkSSID(name)thatother
computersseewhenscanningforWi-Finetworks.
l TosecuretheWi-Finetwork,taptheSecuritymenuandselectWPA2 PSK(Wi-Fi
ProtectedAccess2withaPresharedKey).Whenapasswordfieldisaddedtothedialog
box,enterapassword.Youwillneedtoenterthispasswordwhenyouconnectthephones
hotspotwithacomputerorotherphone.

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l TaptheSSID Visibilityfieldtodecideifyouwantyourhotspottobedisplayedtoother
devices.
l Tolimitthenumberofphonestoshareyourphonesdataconnection,tapMax usersand
selectthenumberofthephonestolimit.
5. TapSave.

Bluetooth Tethering
ThisfeatureallowsyoutoconnectotherdevicestoyourphoneviaBluetoothandshareitsinternet
connection.

Turn on Bluetooth Tethering


1. Tap

>

>

Settings>More....

2. TaptheBluetooth tetheringswitch

toactivate.

Help
DisplayshelpinformationforUSBtethering,Wi-Fihotspot,andBluetoothtethering.

Mobile Networks Settings


YoucanchoosewhethertoturnonorofftheLTEradioband.Youcanalsosetwhethertoenableor
disabledataaccessonyourphone.

Enable/Disable Data Access


1. Tap

>

>

Settings>More...>Mobile networks.

2. TaptheData enabledcheckboxtoenable/disablethefeature.

4G Settings
Allowsyoutoviewyour4GnetworkproviderandIPaddress.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>More...>Mobile networks.

2. Tapthe4G settingstocheckNetwork providerandIP address.

Network Mode
Allowsyoutochooseyourpreferrednetworkmode.

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1. Tap

>

>

Settings>More...>Mobile networks>Network mode.

2. Choosefromthefollowingoptions:
l TapGlobaltoturnontheGlobalradioband.
l TapLTE/CDMAtoturnontheLTE/CDMAradioband.
l TapCDMAtoturnontheCDMAradioband.
l TapGSM/UMTStoturnontheGSM/UMTSradioband.

Connections Optimizer
YourphonecanbesettoautomaticallyconnectyoutoWi-Finetworksonyourdevicesremembered
listand,ifapplicable,totheSprint4GNetwork.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>More....

2. TapMobile networks>Connections Optimizer.


3. ReadthemessageandtapI agree.

VPN Settings
Fromyourphone,youcanadd,setup,andmanagevirtualprivatenetworks(VPNs)thatallowyou
toconnectandaccessresourcesinsideasecuredlocalnetwork,suchasyourcorporatenetwork.
Fordetailsonyourphone'sVPNsettings,seeVirtualPrivateNetworks(VPN).

Device Settings
Thisgroupofsettingsletsyouconfigureyourphone'ssound,display,gestures,powersaverand
apps.

Sound Settings
IntheSoundsettingsmenu,youcanconfigurecallandnotificationringtones,audiovolumes,aswell
assomerelatedsettings.

Sound Profile
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSound>Sound profile.
3. Taponeofthethreeoptions.

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Toswitchtosilentmode:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSound>Sound profile.
3. TapSilent.
or
PressthedownVolumeButtonuntilyousee

onthescreen.

Volumes
Adjustyourphone'svolumesettingstosuityourneedsandyourenvironment.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSound>Volumes.
3. Adjusteachvolumelevel.
l Ringtone:Changesthevolumeofyourcallringtones(ifapplicable).
l Notification sound:Allowsyoutosetthisvolumelevel.Thisisthevolumeoftheringtone
whenyoureceiveanotification.
l Touch feedback & system:Changesthevolumeforfeedbacktapsandsystem
notifications.
l Music, video, games & other media:Changesthevolumeofyourmusic,videosand
othermedia.
4. TapOK.
Tip:YoucanadjusttheringervolumeontheHomescreenorApplicationsscreen,oralmostany
screenbyusingtheVolumeButtonsonthebackofyourphone.InotherapplicationssuchasMusic,
YouTube,spokendirections,andotheraudio,theVolumeButtonscontrolthevolumeofthe
application.

Vibrate Strength
Setvibratestrengthforincomingcalls,notificationsandtouchfeedback.

Quiet Mode
Youcansetthedaysandtimestoautomaticallyturnoffallsoundsexceptalarmsandmedia.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSound>Quiet mode.

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3. Setthetimeanddaysandvibrateoption.
4. TaptheQuiet mode switch

toactivateit.

Ringtone and Vibration Settings


Youcanselectandassignringtonesandnotificationsforyourincomingcalls.

Ringtone
Thephoneringtonesalertyouofincomingcalls.
Toselectaringtoneforvoicecalls:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSound>Ringtone.
3. Taparingtonetoselectitandtohearit.Ifyouwanttosettheringtone,tapOK.Ifnot,select
anotherringtoneortapCancel.
Touseasongasaringtone:
Youcanuseasongasyourphoneringtone,inplaceofoneoftheringtonesthatcomewiththe
phone.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSound>Ringtone.
3. Tap

andtapasong.

FordetailsaboutusingtheMusicPlayerapplication,seeMusic.

Notification Sound
Whenyoureceiveanotificationsuchasthearrivalofnewmessages,calendarevents,oralarms,the
phonesoundsaringtone.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Sound.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSound>Notification sound.
3. Tapasoundtoselectitandtohearit.Ifyouwanttosetthesound,tapOK.Ifnot,selectanother
soundortapCancel.

Ringtone with Vibration


Tosetthephonetovibrateaccompanyingtheringtone.

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1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSound.
3. TaptheRingtone with vibrationcheckboxtoturnonthefeature.(Abluecheckmarkwill
appear.)

Vibrate Type
Tosetavibratetypeforincomingcalls,messagesreceipt,Emailreceipt,alarm,andcalendarevent.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSound>Vibrate type.
Note:Vibrate TypecanonlybeselectedwhenVibrate onlyisselectedasthesoundprofileor
Ringtone with vibrationoptionischeckedintheSoundscreen.
3. Seteachvibratetypetothedesiredoption.
4. TapOK.

Vibrate on Tap
VibratewhentappingtheHometouchbuttonsandduringotherUIinteractions.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSound.
3. TaptheVibrate on tapcheckboxtoturnonthefeature.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

Sound Effects
Thismenuletsyouselectwhetheryouheartoneswhentouchingnumbersonthedialpad,selecting
on-screenoptions,andmore.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSound.
3. TapSound effects,thentapthedesiredoptionscheckboxtoturnonthefeature.(Ablue
checkmarkwillappear.)

Message/Call Voice Notifications


Toreadouttheincomingcallandthemessageeventautomatically.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Sound.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSound>Message/call voice notifications.

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3. Tap

toturnthefeatureonandsetthedesiredoptions.

Display Settings
Adjustingyourphone'sdisplaysettingsnotonlyhelpsyouseewhatyouwant,itcanalsohelp
increasebatterylife.

Brightness
Adjustyourscreenscontrast(brightness)tosuityoursurroundings.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay>Brightness.
3. Usetheslidertosetabrightnesslevel.
Note:Forthebestbatteryperformance,usethedimmerlevels.YoucanalsosetAutomatic
brightnesstoadjustbrightnessdependingonthesurroundinglighting.
4. TapOK.

Screen Timeout
Selecthowlongthedisplayscreenremainsbacklitafteryoutouchthescreenorpressakeybefore
thescreendarkens.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay>Screen timeout.
3. Tap15 sec, 30 sec, 1 min, 2 min, 5 min, 10 min, 15 min,orKeep screen turned on.
Note:Longbacklightsettingsreducethebatterystalkandstandbytimes.Forthebestbattery
performance,usetheshortestconvenienttimeout.

Screen-off Effect
Selectthescreen-offeffectwhenlockingandturningoffthescreen.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay>Screen-off effect.
3. Tapthedesiredoption.
4. TapOK.
Note:Topreviewthescreen-offeffect,tapPreview.

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Auto-Rotate Screen
Choosewhetherthephoneautomaticallyswitchestheorientationofthescreenasyouturnit
sidewaysorevenupsidedown.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay.
3. TaptheAuto-rotate screencheckboxtoautomaticallyrotatethescreen(abluecheckmarkwill
appear).
or
Todisabletheauto-rotatefeature,taptheAuto-rotate screencheckboxagainsothatthe
checkmarkisremoved.
Note:SomeapplicationsonyourphonedonotsupporttheAuto-rotatefeature.

Daydream
Screensaverwillbeonwhenthephoneissleepingwhiledockedand/orcharging.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay>Daydream.
3. Tapthefeatureyouwanttouseandconfigureit.
4. Toactivatethedaydreamfeature,taptheDaydreamswitch

Font Type
Choosethedesiredfonttype.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay>Font type.
3. Tapadesiredfonttype.

Font Size
Choosethedesiredfontsize.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay>Font size.
3. Tapadesiredfontsize.

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Smart Screen
Keepthescreenonwhenthedevicedetectsyoureyeslookingatthescreen.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay>Smart screen(Abluecheckmarkwillappear).

Home Touch Buttons


ConfiguretheHometouchbuttonoptions.
Toselecthometouchbuttons'combination:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay>Home touch buttons>Button combination.


3. DragtheiconstorearrangetheHometouchbuttons.
Toselecthometouchbuttons'color:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay>Home touch buttons>Color.


3. Tapthedesiredcolorthemefromthelist.
Toturnontransparentbackground:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay>Home touch buttons.


3. TaptheTransparent backgroundcheckbox.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)
Toselectwhichappshidethehometouchbuttons:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay>Home touch buttons>Hide Home touch


buttons.
3. Tapthecheckboxnexttotheappsyouwanttohidethehometouchbuttons(Abluecheckmark
willappear)

Notification LED
Configuresthenotificationflashoptions.

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1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDisplay>Notification LED.
3. ToactivateLEDlightfornotification,taptheNotification LEDswitch

4. TapeachitemtoreceiveanotificationwithanLEDlightflash.

Home Screen
Configureyourphone'shomescreensettings.

Select Home
ChoosethedesiredHometheme.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapHome screen>Select Home.


3. ChooseHome(standardAndroidlayout)orEasyHome(simplifiedversionforusersless
familiarwithAndroidnavigation).

Smart Bulletin
Includeanadditionalhomescreenshowingcustomizedinfo.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapHome screen>Smart Bulletin.


3. TapthedesiredoptionsyouwanttodisplayontheHomescreen(LGHealthorSmartTips).

Wallpaper
ChoosethedesiredwallpaperfortheHomescreen.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapHome screen>Wallpaper.
3. Choosealocationandselectthedesiredwallpaper.
4. TapSet wallpaperorApplytosetitasthewallpaper.

Screen Swipe Effect


ChoosethedesiredtypeofeffecttodisplaywhenyouswipefromoneHomescreencanvastothe
next.

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1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapHome screen>Screen swipe effect.


3. TapthedesiredeffectandOK.

Allow Home Screen Looping


DisplaysthefirstscreenafterthelastscreenwhenscrollingtheHomescreen.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapHome screen.
3. TaptheAllow Home screen loopingcheckbox.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

Home Backup & Restore


Youcanbackupandrestoreapp/widgetconfigurationsandthetheme.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapHome screen.
3. TapHome backup & restore>BackuporRestore.

Help
AllowsyoutoviewhelptipsfortheHomescreen.

Lock Screen
Lockscreenmenuletsyouconfigurescreenlockoptionsandwhentobelocked.

Select Screen Lock


Youcanincreaseyourphone'ssecuritybysettingupafaceunlock,knock-code,pattern,PIN,or
Password.Whenthesefeaturesareenabled,youmustshowyourface,drawthecorrectunlock
pattern,enterthePIN,orenterthepasswordonthescreentounlockandregainaccesstothe
phone.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapLock screen>Select screen lock.


3. Selectthedesiredscreenlockoptionfromthefollowingoptions.
l None:Nolockscreen.
l Swipe:Swipeanypartofthescreentounlockthescreen.

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l Face Unlock:Unlocksthescreenthroughfacialrecognition.Followtheprompts.Youare
askedtosetaPatternand/orPINasabackup.
l Knock Code:TheKnockCodefeatureallowsyoutocreateyourownunlockcodeusinga
combinationofknocksonthescreen.YoucanaccesstheHomescreendirectlywhenthe
screenisoffbytappingthesamesequenceonthescreen.
l Pattern:Opensasetofscreensthatguideyouthroughdrawingascreenunlockpattern.It's
recommendedthatyouenterbackupPINaswellincasethatyoumightlostthepattern.
Then,youcansetvibrateontouchorwhethertomakethepatternvisible.
l PIN:EnteranumericPINtounlockscreen.
l Password:Enterapasswordtounlockscreen.
Fromthenon,anytimeyouwishtoturnthephoneonorunlockthescreen,youmustdrawyour
unlockpatternorenterthePINorpasswordtounlockthescreen.
Note:YouhavefiveopportunitiestoenteryourunlockPattern,PINorPassword.Ifyou'veentered
wronginformationfivetimesinarow,youmustwait30secondsbeforeyoucanattemptagain.
Note:WhenusingKnockCode,failingtoenterthecorrectsequence5timeswilldisplayanoutlined
gridboxtoallowyoupreciseentry.Ifyoufail1moretime,thebackupPINorGoogleaccountsign-in
isrequired.
n IfyouvesetupaGoogleAccountonthephone,taptheForgot pattern?button.Youwillbe
abletounlockthephonewithyourGoogleAccountusernameandpasswordorenteringyou
BackupPIN.
n IfyouhaventcreatedaGoogleAccountonthephone,youmustperformafactoryreset.
CAUTION!Ifyouperformafactoryreset,alluserapplicationsanduserdatawillbedeleted.Please
remembertobackupanyimportantdatabeforeperformingafactoryreset.
n Whenyoucantrecallyourscreenlock:
1. Turnthephoneoff.
2. Pressandholdthefollowingkeysatthesametime:Volume Up Button
Button

+Power/Lock

onthebackofthephone.

3. ReleasethePower/Lock Button

onlywhentheLGlogoisdisplayed,thenimmediately

pressandholdthePower/ Lock Button

again.

4. ReleaseallkeyswhentheFactoryhardresetscreenisdisplayed.
5. PresstheVolume Buttons
continue.

tohighlightYes,thenpressthePower/Lock Button

6. PresstheVolume Buttons

tohighlightYesoncemore,thenpressthePower/Lock

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Button

toconfirm.

7. Yourphonewillperformafactoryreset.
Note:Ifyoucan'trecallyourunlockPINorPassword,callSprintCustomerServiceat1-888-2114727.

Screen Swipe Effect


Choosethedesiredscreeneffectwhenyouswipethescreentounlockthephone.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapLock screen>Screen swipe effect.


3. TapLight particle, Vector circle, MosaicorSoda.

Wallpaper
Selectthewallpapertodisplayforyourlockscreen.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapLock screen>Wallpaper.
3. SelectGalleryorWallpaper gallery.
4. SelectthedesiredwallpaperandtapYesorSet wallpaper.

Widgets
Showwidgetsonthelockscreen.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapLock screen.
3. TaptheWidgetscheckboxtoshowwidgets.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear)

Missed Calls & New Messages


ShownotificationsofmissedcallsandnewmessagesontheLockscreen.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapLock Screen.
3. TaptheMissed calls & new messagescheckboxtoturnonthefeature.(Abluecheckmarkwill
appear.)

Shortcuts
Customizeclocksandshortcutsonthelockscreen.

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1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapLock screen>Shortcuts.
3. Tapeachshortcutkeytoselectthedesiredshortcutkey.
4. Afterpersonalizing,tapSave.

Weather Animation
Showweatheranimationeffectonthelockscreenbasedonauto-updatedweatherdata.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapLock screen.
3. TaptheWeather animationcheckboxtoshowweatheranimation.(Abluecheckmarkwill
appear.)

Contact Info for Lost Phone


Selectwhethertodisplaytheownerinformationonthelockscreenandcustomizetheowner
information.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapLock screen.
3. TaptheContact info for lost phonecheckboxtoshowownerinformationonthelockscreen.
(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

Lock Timer
Choosetheamountoftimebeforethescreenautomaticallylocksafterthescreenhastimed-out.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapLock screen>Lock timer.


3. Tapthedesiredtime.

Power Button Instantly Locks


AllowsyoutoinstantlylockthescreenwhenyoupressthePower/LockButton
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapLock screen.
3. TapthePowerbutton instantly lockscheckboxtoturnonthefeature.(Abluecheckmarkwill
appear.)

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Gestures
Youcanconfigurevariousgesturesoptions.

Answer an Incoming Call


Duringanincomingcall,bringthephonetoyoureartoanswerthecall.
Iftheproximitysensoriscoveredbyanitem,suchasaphonecase,itmaycauseincorrectaction.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapGestures.
3. TaptheAnswer an incoming callcheckboxtosetthisfeatureon.(Abluecheckmarkwill
appear.)

Fade Out Ringtone


Youcansetthephonetofadeouttheringtonebypickingupitfromtheflatsurfaceduringthe
incomingcall.
Ifproximitysensoriscoveredbyanything,suchasaphonecase,itmaycauseincorrectaction.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapGestures.
3. TaptheFade out ringtonecheckboxtosetthisfeatureon.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

Silence Incoming Calls


Youcansetthephonetosilenceincomingcallsbyjustflippingthephone.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapGestures.
3. TaptheSilence incoming callscheckboxtosetthisfeatureon.(Abluecheckmarkwill
appear.)

Snooze or Stop Alarm


Youcansetthephonetosnoozeorstopthealarmbyjustflippingthephone.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapGestures.
3. TaptheSnooze or stop alarmcheckboxtosetthisfeatureon.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

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Pause Video
Youcansetthephonetopausethevideobyjustflippingthephone.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapGestures.
3. TapthePause videocheckboxtosetthisfeatureon.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

Help
Allowsyoutoviewhelpinformationfortheavailablegestures.

Motion Sensor Calibration


Improvestheaccuracyofthetiltandspeedofthesensor.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapGestures.
3. TapMotion sensor calibration.
4. PlacethephoneonaflatsurfaceandtapCalibrate sensor.

One-handed Operation
Youcanconfigurevariousone-handedoperation'soptions.

Dial Keypad
Toadjustthepositionofthedialkeypadtotheleftorright.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapOne-handed operation.
3. TaptheDial keypadcheckboxtosetthisfeatureon.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

LG Keyboard
ToadjustthepositionoftheLGkeypadtotheleftorright.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapOne-handed operation.
3. TaptheLG keyboardcheckboxtosetthisfeatureon.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

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Lock Screen
ToadjustthepositionofthePINentrytotheleftorright.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapOne-handed operation.
3. TaptheLock screencheckboxtosetthisfeatureon.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

Help
Allowsyoutoviewhelpinformationforone-handedoperationfeatures.

Storage
TheStoragemenuletsyoumonitortheusedandavailablespaceonthesystemmemory.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapStorage.

Battery
TheBatterymenuletsyoushowanybatteryinformationandconfigureoptions.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapBattery.
3. TapBattery percentage on status bartodisplaythebatterypercentageindicatoronthe
StatusBar.
4. TapBattery savertosettheBatterysaverfeatureonoroffandselectwhichfunctionsare
changedwhenthefeatureisactivated.
5. TapHelptoviewtipsabouttheBatterysaverfeature.

Smart Cleaning
Allowsyoutomanageunusedappsanddata.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapSmart cleaning.

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3. Tapthedatayouwanttoremove,thentapClean.

Apps
Thismenuletsyouviewdetailsabouttheapplicationsinstalledonyourphone,managetheirdata,
forcethemtostop,andsetwhetheryouwanttopermitinstallationofapplicationsthatyouobtain
fromwebsitesandemail.
Toviewdetailsabouttheapplications:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Apps.

2. TaptheDOWNLOADED,ON SD CARD, RUNNINGorALLtabtoviewyourapps.


3. Tapthedesiredapptoviewitsinformation.
Toforceapplicationstostop:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Apps.

2. TaptheRUNNINGtab.
3. Findtheapplicationtoforcestopandtaptheapplication.
4. TapStop.
5. ReadthedisclaimerandtapOK.
Touninstalladownloadedapplication:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Apps.

2. TaptheDOWNLOADEDtab.
3. Findtheapplicationyouwanttouninstallandtapit.
4. TapUninstall.
5. ReadthedisclaimerandtapOK.

Default Message App


TheLGMessagingappshouldbesetupasthedefaultSMSapp.Ifnot,somemessagefunctionswill
belimited.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDefault message app.


3. Tapthedesiredoption.
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Dual Window
Tapalinkonthefullscreenortapemailattachment(imagesonly)toautomaticallyopendual
window.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromtheDEVICEsection,tapDual window.TaptheDual Windowswitch

toactivate.

3. TaptheSplit viewcheckmarktosetthisfeatureon.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

Personal Settings
Thisgroupofsettingsletsyouconfigureaccounts&sync,cloud,guestmode,location,security,
language&input,andbackup&resetsettings.

Accounts & Sync


UsetheAccounts&syncsettingsmenutoadd,remove,andmanageyourGoogleandother
supportedaccounts.Youalsousethesesettingstocontrolhowandwhetherallapplicationssend,
receive,andsyncdataontheirownschedulesandwhetherallapplicationscansynchronizeuser
dataautomatically.Gmail,Calendar,andotherapplicationsmayalsohavetheirownsettingsto
controlhowtheysynchronizedata;seethesectionsonthoseapplicationsfordetails.TapAdd
accounttoaddnewaccount.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromthePERSONALsection,tapAccounts & sync.


Note:TapAuto-sync datatoautomaticallysyncyouraccountdata.

Cloud
TheCloudmenuallowsyoutomanagethecloudaccountsforLGapps.
Youcanaddyourcloudaccountonthelistandthenyoucanbrowse,playanddownloadyour
contentonLGapps.
Toaddacloudaccount:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings.

2. FromthePERSONALsection,tapCloud.
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3. Toaddanaccount,tapDropbox,LG Cloud,orBoxandselectacloudtoadd.
4. Aftersigningin,tapthecloudmenuinGalleryorMusicapptousecloudcontent.
Tosetwhichappstousethecloudwith:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Cloud.

2. Selectacloudandtaptheappsyouwanttousewithit.
Toremoveanaccount:
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Cloud.

2. Selectacloudandtap

>Remove account>OK.

Guest Mode
UseGuestmodewhenshowingyourphonetoothers.Onlypre-selectedappswillappearona
separateHomescreen.YoucanenterGuestmodebydrawingthemodepatternontheLock
screen.SeeGuestModeformoreinformation.

Help
DisplayshelpanduseinformationfortheGuestModefeature.

Location
Turnonlocationservice,yourphonedeterminesyourapproximatelocationusingGPS,Wi-Fiand
mobilenetworks.
n Tap

>

>

Settings>Location.

l ModeSetthelocationmodefromHigh accuracy (GPS and networks), Battery saving


(Networks only),andDevice sensors only (GPS only).

Security
UsetheSecuritysettingstoconfigurehowtohelpsecureyourphoneanditsdata.
n Tap

>

>

Settings>Security.

Content lock
SelectlocktypestolockfilesinGallery,QuickMemo+,andNotebook.

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Encrypt Phone
Opensascreenthatencryptsdataonthephoneforsecurity.YouwillberequiredtoenteraPINor
passwordtodecryptyourphoneeachtimeyoupoweriton.

Encrypt SD Card Storage


EncryptSDcardstorageandkeepdataunavailableforotherdevices.

Password Typing Visible


Checkmarktobrieflyshoweachcharacterofpasswordsasyouenterthemsothatyoucanseewhat
youenter.

Phone Administrators
Addorremovedeviceadministrators.

Unknown Sources
Allowinstallationofnon-PlayStoreapplications.

Verify Apps
Disalloworwarnbeforeinstallationofappsthatmaycauseharm.

Notification Access
Notificationwillbeabletoreadallnotificationspostedbythesystemorandinstalledapp,whichmay
includepersonalinformationsuchascontactnamesandthetextofmessagessenttoyou.

Storage Type
Displaysthestoragetypeforcredentials.

Trusted Credentials
Checkmarktoallowapplicationstoaccessyourphonesencryptedstoreofsecurecertificatesand
relatedpasswordsandothercredentials.YouusecredentialstoragetoestablishsomekindsofVPN
andWi-Ficonnections.Ifyouhavenotsetapasswordforthesecurecredentialstorage,thissetting
isdimmed.

Install from Storage


Touchtoinstallasecurecertificatefromstorage.

Clear Credentials
Deletesallsecurecertificatesandrelatedcredentialsanderasesthesecurestorage'sown
password,afterpromptingyoutoconfirmthatyouwanttodothis.

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Language & Input Settings


Yourphone'sLanguage&inputsettingsletyouselectalanguageforthedevicesscreensand
menus,aswellasmanageapersonaluserdictionary.Thekeyboardsettingsletyouselecta
preferredinputmethod,controlkeyboardsettings,andmore.

Language
Youcanchoosetodisplayyourdevice'son-screenmenusinmultiplelanguages.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Language & input>Language.

2. Selectalanguagefromthelist.

Spelling Correction
Allowsspellingcorrectionwhenusingtheon-screenkeyboard.

Keyboard & Input Methods


Showsthedefaultkeyboardtype.CheckmarkthekeyboardyouwanttousefromGoogle
Keyboard,LG Keyboard, Google voice typing,orSwype.Tap
settings.

toconfigureeachkeyboards

Voice Search
TaptoconfiguretheVoiceSearchsettings.

Text-to-Speech Output
Taptosetthepreferredengineorgeneralsettingsfortext-to-speechoutput.

Pointer Speed
Adjustthepointerspeed.

Backup & Reset


Theprivacysettingsonyourdeviceallowyoutoback-upyourdata,automaticallyrestoredata,and
eraseallthedataonyourphone.

Back Up My Data
Youcanbackupappdata,Wi-Fipasswords,andothersettingstoGoogleservers.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Backup & reset.

2. CheckiftheBackup accountiscorrect.
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3. TaptheBackup my datacheckbox.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)
4. Tosettoautomaticallyrestorethebackups,taptheAutomatic restorecheckbox.(Ablue
checkmarkwillappear.)

Backup Account
Allowsyoutochooseanaccounttousetobackupdata.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Backup & reset.

2. SettheBackup account.

Automatic Restore
Whenreinstallinganapp,enablingthisoptionrestoresbackedupsettingsanddata.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Backup & reset.

2. TaptheAutomatic restorecheckbox.(Abluecheckmarkwillappear.)

LG Backup Service
Backsupallinformationonthedeviceandrestoresitintheeventofdatalossorreplacement.
n Tap
Note:Tap

>

>

Settings>Backup & reset>LG Backup service.

>HelptolearnmoreaboutLGBackupService.

Factory Data Reset


Resettingthephonerestoresallthefactorydefaults,includingpersonaldatafromphonestorage,
informationaboutyourGoogleAccount,anyotheraccounts,yoursystemandapplicationsettings,
andanydownloadedapplications.Afterresettingthephone,thenexttimeyouturnonthephone,
yourepromptedtoreenterthesamekindofinformationaswhenyoufirststartedthephone.See
ActivateYourPhone.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Backup & reset.

2. Ifyouarecertainthatyouwouldliketorestoreallfactorysettings,tapFactory data reset.


3. TapReset phone.
4. Enteryourunlocksequenceifyouhaveconfiguredone,thentapErase everythingandOKto
confirm.

System Settings
Thisgroupofsettingsletsyouconfiguredate&time,accessibility,andotheroptions.

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Shortcut Key
GetquickaccesstoappsbypressingandholdingtheVolumeButtonswhenthescreenisoffor
locked.
:ToaccesstheQuickMemo+.
:ToaccesstheCamera.
n Tap

>

>

Settings>Shortcut key.

Date & Time


Setyourpreferencesforhowthedateandtimeisdisplayed.Youcanalsoselectatimezone.
n Tap

>

>

Settings>Date & time.

Accessibility
UsetheAccessibilitysettingstoconfigureanyaccessibilityplug-insyouhaveinstalledonyour
phone.
Note:Requiresadditionalplug-instobecomeselectable.

Vision
Allowsyoutoconfigurethefollowingvisualoptions.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accessibility.

2. Setthefollowingoptionsasyouwant.
l TalkBack:TaptheTalkBackswitch
toturniton.TapSettingsatthebottomofthe
screentoadjusttheTalkBacksettings.WhenTalkBackisturnedon,thetouchscreen
settingsrequiretheusertofirsttapanitemtheywishtoselect,andthendoubletaptheitem
againinordertoaccessthisfeature.
l Font size:Checkmarktoincreasethesizeofthetext.
l Invert colors:Checkmarktoinvertthecolorsofthescreenandcontent.
l Color adjustment:Setthecolorcontrastforbetterscreenviewing.TaptheColor
adjustmentswitch

Settings

atthetoprightcornerofthescreentoturniton.Then,tapthe

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screenanddragacrossthescreeninanydirectionuntilyouseethecolorcontrastyouwant
touse.
l Touch zoom:Zoominoroutbytripletappingthescreen.
l Message/call voice notifications:Useautomaticspokenalertsforincomingcallsand
messages.
l Screen shades:Setto0%brightnessofdeviceforsavingpowerandlowvision.
l Accessibility shortcut:Openaccessibilityoptionsquicklyonanyscreen.
l Text-to-speech output:Text-to-speechoutputprovidesaudiblereadoutoftext,for
example,thecontentsoftextmessages,andtheCallerIDforincomingcalls.

Hearing
Allowsyoutoconfigurethefollowinghearingoptions.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accessibility.

2. Setthefollowingoptionsasyouwant.
l Audio type:CheckmarktochangethesoundtoMonoorStereo.
l Sound balance:Tomanuallyadjustthesounddirection.
l Notification LED:TurnontheLEDlightforincomingcallsandnotifications
l Flash alerts:Theflashwillblinkforincomingcallsandnotifications.
l Call reject message:Sendamessagecustomizedforthosewithhearingimpairments
whenancallisrejected.
l Turn off all sounds:Activatetoturnoffallsounds.
l Captions:Customizecaptionsettingsforthosewithhearingimpairments.

Physical and Motor


Allowsyoutoconfigurethefollowingphysicalandmotoroptions.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accessibility.

2. Setthefollowingoptionsasyouwant.
l Touch feedback time:Allowsyoutosetthetouchandholddelay(short,medium,orlong).
l Universal touch:Provideatouchboardwitheasyuseforgeneralbuttonsorgesturesto
accessinshort.TaptheUniversaltouchicon toaccessthePowerButton,Home
Button,Volume Down Button,VolumeUp Button,andmore(Screen capture,
Settings, Back, Pinch)button.Drawa"C"ontheboardtoautomaticallydisplaytheDial
tab.Drawan"M"ontheboardtoautomaticallydisplaytheMessagingapplication.Drawa

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"W"ontheboardtoautomaticallylaunchthebrowserapplication.Drawa"S"ontheboardto
automaticallydisplaytheSettings.Drawan"L"ontheboardtoautomaticallyapplytheLock
screen.
l Screen timeout:Setthedesiredscreentimeout.

Recognition
Allowyoutoconfigurethefollowingtouchcontrolareaoption.
n Tap

>

>

Settings>Accessibility.

l Touch control areas:Limittouchcontroltoselectedareasofthescreen.PresstheVolume


DownKeyandHomeKeyatthesametimetoactivateanddeactivatethisfeature.

System
Allowsyoutoconfigurethefollowingsystemoptions.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Accessibility.

2. Setthefollowingoptionsasyouwant.
l Persistent notification:Taptheswitch
toturniton.Alertssoundrepeatedlywhen
thereareunreadnotificationsforcertainapps.
l Auto-rotate screen:Checkmarktoallowthedevicetorotatethescreendependingonthe
deviceorientation(portraitorlandscape).
l Read passwords:Checkmarksothatthedevicereadsoutpasswordsasyourenterthem.
l Power key ends call:Checkmarksothatyoucanendvoicecallsbypressingthe
Power/LockButton .Whenthisoptionisenabled,pressingthePower/LockButton
duringacalldoesnotlockthescreen.
l Accessibility settings shortcut:Setsquick,easyaccesstoselectedfeatureswhenyou
triple-taptheHome Key
.ChooseOff, Show all, TalkBack, Invert colors,
Universal touch or Accessibility settings.
l One-touch input:Checkmarksothateachfingertouchentersaletter/characterontheLG
Keyboard.

Services
Allowsyoutoconfiguretheserviceoptions.
n Tap

Settings

>

>

Settings>Accessibility.

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QuickCircle Case
ThismenuallowsyoutoselectappstobeuseddirectlyonthecoverinsmallviewusingQuickCircle.
KeepinmindthatturningontheseQuickCirclecasesettingsmayresultinirregulardevicebehavior.
n Tap

>

>

Settings>QuickCircle case.

Tap
toactivatethefeature.TapSelect appstochoosewhichappsaredisplayed
whenusingtheQuickCirclecase.

Activate This Device


Followtheonscreeninstructionstoactivateyourphone.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>Activate this device.

2. Followtheon-screeninstructions.

System Updates
Fromtimetotime,updatesmaybecomeavailableforyourphone.Youcandownloadandapply
updatesthroughtheSettingsmenu.

Update PRL
ThisoptionallowsyoutodownloadandupdatethePRL(PreferredRoamingList)automatically.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>System updates>Update PRL.

2. Followtheon-screeninstructions.

Update Profile
Thisoptionallowsyoutoautomaticallyupdateyouronlineuserprofileinformation.Ifyouchooseto
changeyourusernameandselectanewoneonline,youmustthenupdatetheusernameonyour
phone.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>System updates>Update profile.

2. Followtheon-screeninstructions.

Update Firmware
ThisoptionallowsyoutodownloadandupdatetheFirmwareforyourdevice.

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1. Tap

>

>

Settings>System updates>Update Firmware.

2. Followtheon-screeninstructions.

Update LG Software
ThisoptionallowsyoutodownloadandupdatetheLGsoftware.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>System updates>Update LG software.

2. Followtheon-screeninstructions.

UICC Unlock
ThisoptionallowsyoutounlocktheclientinitiatedUICC.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>System updates>UICC Unlock.

2. Followtheon-screeninstructions.

Printing
ThismenuallowsyoutomanageyourGoogleCloudPrintsettingsandprintjobs.
n Tap

>

>

Settings>Printing.

About Phone
Displayinformationaboutthenetwork,phoneidentity,battery,hardware,software,legal,and
regulationsandsafety.
1. Tap

>

>

Settings>About phone.

2. Tapthedesiredmenu.

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Copyright Information
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respectiveowners.
Allmaterialsinthisguideincluding,withoutlimitation,thedesign,thetext,andanymarksarethe
propertyofLGElectronics,Inc.Copyright2014LGElectronics,Inc.ALLRIGHTSRESERVED.
LGandtheLGlogoareregisteredtrademarksofLGElectronics,Inc.LGG3isatrademarkofLG
Electronics,Inc.TheBluetoothwordmarkandlogosareregisteredtrademarksownedby
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Corporation.ThisisanofficialDivXCertifieddevicethathaspassedrigoroustestingtoverifythatit
playsDivXvideo.Visitdivx.comformoreinformationandsoftwaretoolstoconvertyourfilesinto
DivXvideos.
ABOUT DIVX VIDEO-ON-DEMAND:ThisDivXCertifieddevicemustberegisteredinorderto
playpurchasedDivXVideo-on-Demand(VOD)movies.Toobtainyourregistrationcode,locatethe
DivXVODsectioninyourdevicesetupmenu.Gotovod.divx.comformoreinformationonhowto
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Index
3
3-wayCalling59
4
4G118
A
AboutPhone195
AccessGmail76
AccessRecently-UsedApplications31
Accessibility191
Accounts&Sync186
ActivateThisDevice194
ActivateYourPhone4
AddaContact67
AddaContacttoYourFavorites68
AddaVPNConnection111
AddaWi-FiNetwork109
AddanEmailAccount(POP3orIMAP)83
AddandRemoveWidgetsontheHome
Screen28
AdjustBrowserSettings114
AirplaneMode158
AndroidBeam166
Applications25
Applications:HowtoView,Openand
Switch23
Apps185
AssignPictures124
AutoAnswer161
B
BackKey21
BackUpYourDownloadedMusicFiles103
Backup&Reset189
Battery184
BatteryandCharger15
Bluetooth145
BluetoothSettings159
BluetoothSettingsMenu146
BluetoothTethering169
Browser112
BrowserMenu113

Index

C
Calculator145
Calendar133
CallEmergencyNumbers48
CallForwarding59
CallLogs62
CallReject161
CallSettings159
CallUsingthePhoneDialer46
CallWaiting58
CallerID58
CameraandVideoSettings121
ChangeCalendarSettings139
ChangeCalendarView133
ChangeGmailSettings81
ChangethePhone'sWallpaper29
ChangetheScreenOrientation32
ChangeYourMainGreetingviathe
VoicemailMenu55
Clock140
Cloud186
CommunicatewithYourContacts71
CompletetheSetupScreens5
ComposeTextMessages89
ConfigureandSyncCorporateEmail
Settings86
ConfigureVisualVoicemailSettings54
ConnecttoorDisconnectFromaVPN111
ConnectWi-Fi108
ConnectionsOptimizer116
CorporateEmail(Outlook)84
CreateaGoogleAccount75
CreateanEvent137
CreateandSendEmail85
CreateBookmarks115
CreateWebsiteSettings115
CustomizeApplicationsIconsontheHome
Screen30
CustomizeYourHomeScreen27
D
DataConnectionStatusandIndicators119
DataRoamGuard165
DataServicesGeneralInformation(3Gand

197

4GNetworks)117
Date&time191
DeclinewithMessage161
DefaultMessageApp185
DeleteMessages92
DeviceSettings170
DialandSavePhoneNumbersWith
Pauses50
DialFromtheContactsList50
DialingOptions47
DisconnectBluetoothConnectionDuringan
ActiveCall148
DisplayandSynchronizeCalendars138
DisplaySettings174
DualFeature124
DualPlay126
DualWindow132,186
E
EditaContact68
EditorDeleteanEvent137
EdittheDisplayNameviatheVoicemail
Menu56
Email82
EnjoyContentfromNearbyDevices150
EnjoyContentViaaVarietyofDevices149
EnterTextWiththeOn-screenKeyboard35
ExportContactstoYourInternalStorage73
ExtendYourBatteryLife17
ExtendedHomeScreen23
F
Facebook95
FindaPhoneNumber64
Folders139
FormatthemicroSDCard154
G
GalleryOptions123
Gestureshot122
Gestures182
GetStartedWithContacts66
Gmail75
GotoaSpecificWebsite113
GoogleHangouts96
GoogleMaps104
GooglePlayMusic102
GooglePlayStore99
Index

GPSNavigation104
GuestMode14,187
H
HardwareKeyControlMode15
HDVoice46
HearingAids162
HomeKey20
HomeScreen22,177
HomeScreenCleanView31
I
ImportContactsFromYourInternal
Storage73
Import,Export,andShareContacts73
In-callOptions60
In-CallOptions49
IncomingVoiceCallPop-up160
InsertamicroSDCard152
InternationalDialing160
J
JoinandSeparateContacts74
L
Language&InputSettings189
LaunchaWebConnection119
LearntoNavigatetheBrowser112
LGHealth127
ListentoMultipleVoicemailMessages54
LiveZoom126
Location187
LockandUnlockYourPhone12
LockScreen178
M
MakePhoneCalls46
MakeYourFirstCall6
ManageYourAccount7
ManagingMessageConversations91
MediaServer167
microSDCard152
Miracast167
MissedCallNotification48
Mobiledata159
MobileNetworksSettings169
MoreSettings168
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Multi-pointAuto-focus122
Music102
MusicPlayer102
N
NFCSettings166
NorthAmericanDialing160
NotificationsPanel19
O
One-handedOperation183
OpenEmail85
P
PairingBluetoothDevices147
PersonalSettings186
PhoneandWebSearchUsingText
Entry42
PhoneandWebSearchUsingVoice
Command44
PhoneCallOptions58
PhoneFunctionKeys17
PhoneIllustration1
Plus(+)CodeDialing51
PowerKeyEndsCall163
PrepareYourPhoneforVPN
Connection110
Printing195
PrivacyKeeper161
ProximitySensor162
Q
QSlide128
QuickAccess32
QuickCircleCase194
QuickMemo+130
QuickRemote129
R
ReadandReplytoGmailMessages79
ReadandReplytoTextMessages89
ReceivePhoneCalls51
RecentAppsKey18
RecordVideos120
RemoveamicroSDCard153
ReplytoorDeleteanEmailMessage86
RespondtoanEventReminder138
Index

RetrieveYourVoicemailMessages57
ReviewVisualVoicemail53
RingtoneandVibrationSettings172
RoamingGuard165
RoamingMode164
RoamingSettings164
S
SaveaPhoneNumber64
SaveandResumeaDraftMessage91
SaveUnknownNumbers163
ScoutbyTelenav106
ScreenOn/Off11
SearchYourPhoneandtheWeb42
Security187
SendaGmailMessage78
SendaMultimediaMessage(MMS)90
SendItemsviaBluetooth148
SetanEventReminder137
SetUpGuestMode14
SetUpSecureCredentialStorage110
SetUpSpeedDialing61
SetUpVisualVoicemail52
SetUpVoicemail56
SetUpYourPhone1
SetUpYourVoicemail6
Share&Connect166
ShareaContact73
ShortcutKey191
SignintoYourGoogleAccount75
SmartCleaning184
SmartDialing160
SmartShare149
SmartShareBeam167
SocialNetworkingAccounts95
SoundSettings170
SprintAccountInformationandHelp7
SprintAccountPasswords7
SprintApplications101
SprintID100
SprintSupportServices8
StatusBar32
Storage184
SuperZooming122
SynchronizeAccounts96
SynchronizeYourCorporateAccount97
SynchronizeYourGoogleAccount97
SystemSettings190
SystemUpdates194
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T
TakePictures120
Tasks143
Text-to-Speech64
TextandMultimediaMessageOptions93
TextandMultimediaMessaging88
TextLink44
TipsforEditingText37
TouchscreenNavigation21
TransferUserContentsFromanAndroid
PhonetoYourLGG3155
TransferViaBluetoothConnection156
TransferViaCloudStorage157
TransferViaPCorLaptop155
TTYMode162
TurnBluetoothOnandOff145
TurnWi-FiOnandConnecttoa
Network108
TurnYourPhoneOnandOff11

Wi-FiCallingSettings159
Wi-FiDirect110
Wi-FiHotspot168
Wi-FiSettings159
WirelessNetworks158
WorkwithMenus18
Y
YourHomeScreen22
YourPhone'sLayout9
YourUserName118
YouTubeTM104

U
UnlockYourScreenUsingtheKnockCode
Feature13
UnmountthemicroSDCard154
USBTethering168
UseDirectDialing51
UseGuestMode15
UsetheApplicationsKey23
UsingClipTray44
UsingContentfromtheCloud151
V
VideoOptions125
ViewEventDetails136
ViewmicroSDCardMemory154
ViewYourPictures122
VirtualPrivateNetworks(VPN)110
VisualVoicemail52
VisualVoicemailOptions54
VoiceEnhancement163
Voicemail(Traditional)56
VoicemailNotification57
VoicemailSettings160
VPNSettings170
W
Wi-FiCalling48
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