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Apple® iPhone® 6
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DROID ULTRA by MOTOROLA
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Moto E™ Prepaid
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DuraXV
Verizon 4G LTE USB Modem 551L
Gear S2
Casio G'zOne Ravine® 2
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Samsung Galaxy S® 4 mini
Moto X™ (2nd Gen.)
hum by Verizon
Moto X™ by Motorola
Sony Xperia® Z3v
iPad® Pro
HTC One M9
Verizon 4G LTE USB Modem UML295
Transpyre™ Prepaid
LG Optimus Zone™ 2 Prepaid
Microsoft Lumia 735
GizmoPal™
HTC 10™
Galaxy Note® Edge
Nexus 6
DROID TURBO 2 - Designed by You
Nokia Lumia 928
Samsung Gusto® 2
Verizon Jetpack® 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MHS291L
Samsung Brightside™
Verizon 4G LTE Broadband Router
Verizon Wireless AirCard® 595
Gear S®
LG Optimus Zone™ 3 Prepaid
Samsung Convoy™ 2
Moto G™ by Motorola
LG G Pad™ X8.3
HTC One®
LG Exalt™
BlackBerry® Bold™ 9930 smartphone
Samsung Intensity™ II
LG K4™ LTE
iPad® Air 2
Nokia Lumia Icon
Nokia Lumia 822
Samsung Jetpack® 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot SCH-LC11
Verizon Jetpack® 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MiFi® 4620LE
LG Optimus Exceed™ 2
LG Revere®
DROID INCREDIBLE 4G LTE by HTC
Samsung Galaxy S® III mini
DROID RAZR MAXX HD by MOTOROLA
LG Terra™
DROID RAZR by MOTOROLA
GizmoPal® 2 by LG
Lancet™ for Android™
Samsung Intensity™ III
Lucid™3 by LG
Samsung Galaxy Tab® 2 (7.0)
Verizon MiFi™ 2200 Intelligent Mobile Hotspot - OTA
LG Cosmos™ 2
Verizon SureResponse®
Blackberry Classic
PRIV™ by Blackberry®
LG Octane™
HTC One® (M8) for Windows®
Verizon Jetpack® 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot - AC791L
G Pad™ 10.1 LTE
LG Revere® 2
GizmoGadget™ by LG
Verizon LTE Internet and Home Phone
LG enV®3
Apple® iPad® Air™
Lancet™
LTE Internet (Installed)
DROID RAZR MAXX by MOTOROLA
Samsung Convoy® 4
DROID DNA by HTC
DROID RAZR HD by MOTOROLA
Samsung Convoy™
LG Accolade™
LG Exalt™II
G Pad™ 7.0 LTE
Apple® iPad® mini with Retina display
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2
iPad Pro™ (9.7-inch)
HTC One® remix
Samsung Galaxy Tab® 4 (10.1)
Google Nexus 7
Microsoft Surface 3
Apple® iPad® with Wi-Fi + 4G
Apple® iPad® mini
Kyocera DuraXV+
Samsung Gusto®
LG Cosmos™
BlackBerry® Z10 smartphone
Samsung Illusion™
Enact™ by LG
DROID BIONIC by MOTOROLA
Verizon Wireless USB760 Modem
LG 4G LTE USB Modem VL600
Samsung Galaxy Tab® 2 (10.1)
DROID by MOTOROLA
Samsung Galaxy Tab®
Lucid™ by LG
Casio G'zOne Ravine®
Samsung Galaxy™ Stratosphere™ II
DROID 4 by MOTOROLA
Samsung Galaxy Stellar™
Samsung Haven™
Motorola RAZR V3m
BlackBerry® Q10 smartphone
BlackBerry® Z30 smartphone
DROID INCREDIBLE 2 by HTC
Samsung Galaxy Tab® 4 (8.0)
LG Extravert™
HTC Desire® 612
Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016)
DROID X2 by MOTOROLA
Hydro ELITE by KYOCERA
Galaxy Tab E (8.0)
Galaxy Nexus by Samsung
Lucid™2 by LG
LG VX8300
LG enV® TOUCH
Apple® iPad® with Retina display
Moto X™ - Designed by You (2nd Generation)
iPad® mini 4
DROID X by MOTOROLA
Ellipsis® Kids
BlackBerry® Bold 9650 smartphone
Motorola MOTO™ W755
LG Vortex™
Motorola Barrage™
DROID 3 by MOTOROLA
HTC One® max
LG enV®2
Samsung Galaxy Note® Pro
Pantech Perception™
Windows Phone 8X by HTC
Galaxy Tab E
Sony Xperia® Z2
Verizon MiFi™2200 Intelligent Mobile Hotspot
Samsung Intensity™
Watch Urbane™ 2nd Edition LTE
Samsung Smooth™
Samsung Alias™ 2
LG Cosmos™ Touch
Pantech Hotshot™
LG VX5500
Pantech Jest™ 2
Motorola XOOM™ 4G LTE
Samsung Knack™
Pantech Breakout™
Samsung ATIV SE™
Spectrum™ 2 by LG
Delphi Connect with 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot
Samsung Galaxy Tab® (10.1)
iPad® mini 3
LG Optimus Zone™
Samsung Fascinate™
Samsung Galaxy Tab® S
Casio G'zOne Boulder®
Samsung Galaxy Legend™
Moto X™ - Designed by You
Verizon Wireless AirCard® 595U USB Modem
BlackBerry® Bold™ 9930 smartphone without camera
Dell™ Vostro™ V13 Laptop
BlackBerry® Tour™ 9630 smartphone
Verizon Wireless UMW190 Global USB Modem
Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1
Verizon Fivespot™ Global Ready™ 3G Mobile Hotspot
Verizon Converged VOIP Device
Samsung Galaxy™ Stratosphere™
Luge™ by Motorola Prepaid
LG VX8360
Casio G'zOne Brigade®
LG VX5400
HTC Rhyme™
DROID 2 by MOTOROLA
Samsung Gear S2 classic
DROID CHARGE by SAMSUNG
THUNDERBOLT™ by HTC
LG Migosm
Samsung ATIV Odyssey™
Casio G'zOne Rock™
DROID 2 GLOBAL by MOTOROLA
Samsung SCH-u340
Pantech Marauder™
Intuition™ by LG
DROID INCREDIBLE by HTC
Verizon Wireless UM175 USB Modem
Samsung Galaxy Camera®
Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1 2014 Edition
Delphi Connect
HTC Rezound™
Samsung Galaxy View
Nokia Lumia 2520
BlackBerry® Pearl™ Flip 8230 smartphone
Samsung Galaxy Tab® (7.7)
Motorola W385
LG VX8350
BlackBerry® Curve™ 9330 smartphone
Apple® iPad® with Wi-Fi and MiFi® 2200 Hotspot
Verizon Wireless G'zOne Type-S
Apple® iPad®
BlackBerry® Curve™ 8530 smartphone
BlackBerry® Storm2™ 9550 smartphone Prepaid
BlackBerry® Curve™ 8330 smartphone
Motorola MOTO™ VU204
Motorola Adventure™ V750
Samsung Alias™
Verizon Wireless Escapade®
LG Ally™
Verizon Wireless USB720 Modem
Revolution™ by LG
Samsung Juke
Samsung SCH-u410
LG Voyager™
Pantech Caper™ Prepaid
Casio EXILIM
LG Chocolate® Touch
Samsung Reality™
LG Chocolate®
Verizon Wireless Coupe™
Verizon Wireless USB727 Modem
Pantech Crux™
Spectrum™ by LG
Sony Xperia® PLAY
LG Enlighten®
LG Dare™
Sierra Wireless AirCard® 555D
Samsung Omnia® II
LG VX5300
HP® Mini 1151NR Netbook
Casio G'zOne Ravine® 2 Non-Camera
BlackBerry® Torch™ 9850 smartphone
Motorola MOTOKRZR K1m
Verizon Wireless PC5750 PC Card
Samsung SCH-u430
LG Optimus Exceed™ Prepaid
DROID PRO by MOTOROLA
LG Chocolate® 3
G'zOne Boulder™ Black and Silver
BlackBerry® 8830 World Edition smartphone
Samsung Rogue™
Verizon Wireless UM150 USB Modem
LG VX5200
BlackBerry® Curve™ 9370 smartphone
Samsung SCH-u540
HTC Trophy™
Motorola V325
Samsung SCH-a650
DROID XYBOARD 10.1 by MOTOROLA
Motorola Entice™
LG VX3200
Verizon Wireless CDM8975
DROID ERIS by HTC
LG VX6100
Gateway® LT2016u Netbook
Sierra Wireless AirCard® 580
Verizon Wireless Razzle™
Samsung Zeal™
Motorola W315
Blackberry Classic Non-Camera
LG VX8700
LG VX3300
Samsung Sway™
Samsung SCH-a930
Nokia 2705 Shade™ Non-Camera
Motorola MOTO™ Z6c World Edition
Samsung Gleam®
LG enV®
Samsung SCH-a670
Verizon Wireless G'zOne Type-S Push to Talk without Camera
HP® Pavilion dm1-3010nr Notebook
LG Versa™
Samsung Continuum™
Motorola RAZR V3m in Gray
Samsung SCH-a870
Motorola E815
DROID XYBOARD 8.2 by MOTOROLA
BlackBerry® Curve™ 9310 smartphone
Pantech PN-215
LG Clout™
Sharp KIN™ ONE
Nokia 6015i Prepaid
Nokia 6205
Verizon Wireless PC770 2-in-1 Card and ExpressCard®
Nokia 7705 Twist™
Samsung SCH-u550
Verizon Wireless CDM8950
Motorola MOTO Q™ 9c
Motorola V60s
LG VX6000
Samsung Renown™
Samsung Trance™
HTC Merge®
Verizon Wireless V740 ExpressCard
Motorola CITRUS™
Samsung SCH-a850
Motorola V325i
LG VX4500
LG VX4650
Motorola DEVOUR™ with MOTOBLUR™
Motorola Krave™ ZN4
Pantech PN-820
Motorola Rival™
Samsung i700 Pocket PC
LG Fathom®
Samsung SCH-a950
Nokia 7205 Intrigue™
Samsung N150 Netbook
Pantech PN-210
Compaq® Mini CQ10-688nr Netbook
Samsung FlipShot®
Nokia 2128i
Verizon Wireless USB1000 Global USB Modem
Motorola RAZR V3c
Nokia 2705 Shade™
Verizon Wireless Adamant™
LG V
LG Glance™
Samsung SCH-a310
Samsung Omnia®
DROID R2D2 by MOTOROLA
Motorola XOOM™
Verizon AD3700 Global USB Modem
LG VX8100
Kyocera KPC650
Verizon Wireless Salute™
Samsung Gem™
HTC Apache XV6700
Sharp KIN™ TWO
SCH-u410 Prepaid
Nokia 2605 Mirage
HP® Mini 110-3098NR Netbook
HP® Pavilion dm1-2010nr Entertainment Notebook
Kyocera KX1v
Jest™
Sharp KIN™ ONEm
Motorola V276
Samsung SCH-a630
Samsung SCH-u620
HP® Mini 311-1037NR Netbook
Motorola Q™
Samsung SCH-i760
LG VX9400
HTC Touch Pro™
LG VENUS™
Motorola V265
Kyocera KX414
Sharp KIN™ TWOm
Verizon Wireless PN-300
Verizon Wireless CDM 7075
Motorola V710
Motorola V65p
Verizon XU870 Global ExpressCard®
Motorola MOTORAZR maxx Ve
Motorola MOTO™ Z6cx World Edition without Camera
HP® Mini 210-1076NR Netbook
Nokia 2366i
Verizon KPC680 ExpressCard®
Verizon Wireless Blitz® Prepaid
HTC Ozone™ with TALKS™ for Verizon Wireless
Samsung SCH-a890
HP® Mini 110-1046NR Netbook
Motorola V325xi
Kyocera K404
Samsung i600 Smartphone
Nokia 6215i
Motorola Rapture™ VU30
Kyocera KX2
LG VX2000
Motorola V60p
Nokia 2285
Kyocera KX444
Samsung SCH-i730
LG VX4700
Samsung Glyde™
Kyocera K323
Motorola MOTO Q™ music 9m
Motorola MOTORIZR Z6tv
Verizon Wireless XV6600 without Camera
Samsung SCH-a790
Nokia 3589i
Motorola C343
Verizon Wireless V640
Samsung SCH-a990
Motorola T730
Samsung SCH-a530
Nokia 6236i
BlackBerry® 7250
Verizon Wireless U630 PC Card
Nokia 6315i
Kyocera SE47
Samsung Saga™
Verizon Wireless V620
Samsung SCH-a795
Motorola MOTOSLVR L7C
Samsung SCH-i830
BlackBerry® 7750
Samsung SCH-a610
Nokia 6305i
Motorola V120e
Samsung SCH-a970
Motorola T720
Samsung SCH-n330
Motorola T300p
Motorola V276 Prepaid
Motorola C333

Accessories

Activation & Initial Setup

Top 10 Things to Do with Your New Smartphone
[General Information]
Get the most out of your new smartphone with this list of practical tips to help you get started.
Device Replacement Program
[General Information]
See all your options for replacing your phone or tablet if it’s lost, stolen, broken, defective or otherwise in need of replacement.
Activate, Switch or Bring Your Own Device FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn how to set up a new or old device on an existing line of your account online through My Verizon.
Transfer Your Contacts and Media
[Online Tool]
Find out how to transfer your contacts, pictures, videos and songs from your old phone to your new one with this helpful online tool.
Verizon Cloud FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about our digital cloud storage service that you can use to back up and sync your contacts, photos, videos and more.
How to Use Guide: Verizon Cloud
[How to Use Guide]
Get step-by-step instructions for how to sign up for and manage Verizon Cloud online. Learn how to upload contacts, pictures, videos, music, documents and more.
Equipment Protection Programs
[General Information]
Learn about the different insurance and protection options for your device, including monthly cost, deductable and coverage.
Equipment Protection FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about our device insurance and protection programs that cover loss, theft, accidental physical and liquid damage, and defects after the manufacturer's warranty expires.
How to Activate Your Device
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to activate a device on your existing My Verizon account.
Length: 3:07
Quick Guide for Your Certified Like-New Replacement Device
[How to Use Guide]
Certified Like-New Replacement Device Activation and Shipping Guides
How to transfer content from your old Android phone to your new Android phone
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to transfer content from your old Android phone to your new Android phone using Verizon Cloud in a few simple steps.
Length: 2:09
How to Swap Phones on Your Account
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to switch your device with another person on your account.
Length: 1:54
What is Verizon Cloud?
[Video]
Watch this video to learn about the features of Verizon Cloud - like content transfer, media storage, photo printing and more.
Length: 2:32
Getting Started with Your New Smartphone - Upgrade
[Video]
Are you upgrading to a new smartphone? This video shows the steps to transition from your old phone to your new one.
Length: 2:00
Perform Over-The-Air (OTA) Activation
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To perform initial activation/setup on your 3G smartphone or basic phone, view this info. If you're having other issues with your device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
How to transfer content from your old Android phone to your new iPhone
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to transfer content from your old Android phone to your new iPhone using Verizon Cloud in a few simple steps.
Length: 2:08
How to transfer content from your old iPhone to your new Android phone
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to transfer content from your old iPhone to your new Android phone using Verizon Cloud in a few simple steps.
Length: 2:06
Activation and Shipping Guide: 3G Android™ Smartphone
[How to Use Guide]
Instructions on activating a replacement 3G Android Smartphone and shipping your defective device back to us.
Email and Web for Smartphone Download & Set Up Instructions
[PDF]
Instructions for setting up email on your Smartphone.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Adding Additional Accounts
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to add additional accounts to your Illusion.

Basics

Determining Verizon Wireless Service Availability - Verizon Wireless Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Our Verizon coverage map may show why you're having trouble with device setup/activation, media transfers, apps, data connections, email, messaging, and placing/receiving calls. If you're having other issues with your device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues...
Accessories FAQs
[FAQs]
Information about accessories from Verizon Wireless.

Battery & Power

Battery Issues - Battery Usage
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Charging Issues - Removable Battery Devices
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If your phone's removable battery isn't charging or holding a charge, this provides some helpful tips. If you're having other issues with your device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Wireless Charging FAQs
[FAQs]
Information about wireless charging with your mobile device.
Battery Troubleshooting Basics
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove the Battery - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Extend Battery Life - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Galaxy Nexus by Samsung Battery Tips
[Video]
Instructional video that shows you how to use the power management application on your Galaxy Nexus by Samsung
Length: 1:13
Battery Manager - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Insert the Battery - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Soft Reset - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Soft reset can help if a device is resetting (turning off and on), isn't working (crashing, freezes, not ringing, not vibrating, not placing or receiving calls), device locks up, keypad doesn't respond. A soft reset is like rebooting your computer and is often used as the first step in any troubleshooting....

Bluetooth

Bluetooth FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn more about Bluetooth wireless networking, and how to use it on your Verizon Wireless devices.
Using the Bluetooth® Headset Pairing Guide
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This links to our guide for connecting/pairing your device to Bluetooth headsets, speakers, keyboards and other accessories. Also links to the Bluetooth car compatibility matrix. Visit our Bluetooth FAQs for additional info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting...
How to Use Guide: Transferring Media to an Android™ Smartphone
[How to Use Guide]
How to Use Guide for Transferring Media to an Android™ Smartphone
Bluetooth® On/Off - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Calling & Dialing

Remove a Block - Call & Message Blocking - My Verizon
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To add a free temporary block to stop unwanted calls and messages, view this info. If you're having issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Placing an International Call
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Call Waiting - Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add Call & Message Blocking - My Verizon
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Announcement 3 - Suspended Service
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Ensure The 10-Digit Mobile Number Or Email Address is Being Entered Correctly
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This may help if you're having trouble sending a picture/text message. If you're having other issues with your device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Announcement 2 - Invalid Number
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Announcement 11 - Authentication error
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Announcement 9 - Roamer Dialing Instructions
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Announcement 39 - Authentication Error
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Announcement 4 - Dialing Change
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Announcement 1 - No page response
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Call History - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Redial - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
DTMF - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Dial a Number - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Viewing Missed Calls and Adding as a Contact
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to view missed calls and add a missed call as a contact on your Illusion Smartphone.

Camera, Photos & Videos

Ensure Picture/Video Message does not Exceed File Size Limit
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're having issues sending/receiving pictures and videos, this may help. If you're having other issues with your device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Google Photos
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Galaxy Nexus by Samsung Camera
[Video]
Instructional video that shows you how to use the camera on your Galaxy Nexus by Samsung
Length: 2:06
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Changing Shooting Mode
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide on how to change the shooting mode on your Illusion.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Deleting a Picture
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to delete a picture on your Illusion.
Transfer Pictures or Videos from the Device - Samsung Illusion™ i110
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To transfer/move/upload picture or video files between your device and your computer/PC, view this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Transfer Pictures or Videos to the Device - Samsung Illusion™ i110
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To transfer/move/upload picture or video files between your device and your computer/PC, view this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.

Computer/PC Connectivity

Create a Paired Connection - Windows® 7
[Device-Specific Instructions]
USB Debugging Mode - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If your computer/PC doesn't recognize your wireless device / USB when it's inserted/connected, this may help. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.

Contacts

Transfer Your Contacts and Media
[Online Tool]
Find out how to transfer your contacts, pictures, videos and songs from your old phone to your new one with this helpful online tool.
Import Contacts From a Comma Separated Values (*.csv)/vCard file - Gmail™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This helps import contacts/numbers to Gmail from a saved file (.csv). If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Import Contacts - Android™ - Gmail
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Caller-ID Image - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Adding a Contact to a Group
[Interactive Simulation]
A step-by-step guide for adding a contact to a group on your Illusion Smartphone.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Deleting a Contact
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to delete a contact from your contact list in your Illusion.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Joining Contacts
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to join contacts in your Illusion.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Sharing Contact Information
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for sharing contact information on your Illusion Smartphone.

Data

Promotional Data FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn the about the options to add promotional data to your devices on The MORE EverythingSM Plan.
Data Usage FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about how your devices use data, how to determine the right amount of data for the devices on your account, and tools to monitor your data usage
Data Utilization FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about a free online tool that helps you understand how the devices on your account are using data. Access it through My Verizon and My Verizon Mobile.
Data Gifting FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about the data gifting program where you can give extra data to others as a gift, and receive it too.
Turn Off/On Facebook® Video Auto Play
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Conserve Data Usage - Google+
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Data Roaming - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you can't connect to the Internet / have no network connection or can't send/receive email/text/pics/videos, view this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Galaxy Nexus by Samsung Managing Data Usage
[Video]
Instructional video that shows you how to use the data management application on your Galaxy Nexus by Samsung
Length: 2:51
Enable/Disable Data - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Date & Time

Date and Time Settings - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Device ID & Info

Troubleshooting FAQs
[FAQs]
Frequently Asked Questions about device Troubleshooting from Verizon Wireless. Get quick answers to common device issues.
Check for Water Damage - Samsung
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Device Info - Verizon Wireless Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Locating the 4G SIM PIN / PUK
[How to Use Guide]
Learn how to find the SIM PIN and PUK numbers for your 4G LTE SIM card.
How to Use Guide: Identifying Device Damage
[How to Use Guide]
A How to Use guide about identifying device damage.
Damaged Device Fee FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about the Damaged Device Fee that's assessed if you turn in your device for a Certified Like-New Replacement device and your returned device is found damaged.
Locating ESN or MEID Numbers on Handsets
[General Information]
How to locate the ESN or MEID number on handsets.
Signal Strength - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View MAC Address - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Phone Information - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Device Settings

System Select - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Accelerometer Rotation - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If the screen/display on your device doesn't flip or rotate, this shows how to fix it. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Adjust Display Settings - Samsung Illusion
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Adjust Font Settings - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Alerts - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
DTMF - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Restriction Settings - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Changing Text Input Method
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for changing the text input method on your Illusion.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Changing the Home Screen Default
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to change the Home screen default on your Illusion.
System Select - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Touchscreen Settings - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Email/Gmail

Unlock a Gmail™ Account
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you can't remember your Gmail user name/password or your account has been locked, this info will help you. If you're having other issues with your device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Update the Gmail™ Password - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Internet Spam Blocking - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To permanently block text message spam sent from email addresses, email domains and/or text nicknames, view this info. If you're having issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Recover Gmail™ Sign-in Information
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This helps if you're receiving invalid Gmail user name/password errors or your account has been locked. If you're having other issues with your device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Launch Good Mobile Messaging - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Import Contacts From a Comma Separated Values (*.csv)/vCard file - Gmail™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This helps import contacts/numbers to Gmail from a saved file (.csv). If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Configure the Email Client to Leave Messages on Server after Retrieval
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This often helps if you get emails on your computer/PC but not on your phone. If you're having other issues with your phone/device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Configure the Email Client to Leave Messages on Server after Retrieval - Windows®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This often helps if you get emails on your computer/PC but not on your phone. If you're having other issues with your phone/device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Create Gmail™ Account
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Configure the Email Client to Leave Messages on Server after Retrieval - Macintosh®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This often helps if you get emails on your computer/PC but not on your phone. If you're having other issues with your phone/device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Account Sync Settings - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Email and Web for Smartphone Download & Set Up Instructions
[PDF]
Instructions for setting up email on your Smartphone.
Gmail™ Notifications - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove Corporate Email Account (Exchange ActiveSync®) - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Removing then re-adding a corporate email account (Exchange ActiveSync) often fixes login / not receiving email issues. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Remove a Gmail™ Account - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Removing then re-adding a Gmail account often fixes login / not receiving email issues. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Remove a Personal (POP/IMAP) Account - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Removing then re-adding an email account often fixes login / not receiving email issues. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Accessing the Universal Inbox
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide for accessing the universal inbox features of your Illusion.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Sending an Email to a Group
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to send an email to a group using your Illusion Smartphone.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Setting Up Personal Email
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to set up a personal email account on your Illusion.
View Email Messages - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Find My Phone

How to Find Your Phone
[How to Use Guide]
Learn how to locate a lost or stolen Android, Apple, Windows or Blackberry device.
Remotely Lock Device - Android™ Device Manager
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you would like to remotely locate, ring, lock or erase your device from a computer, view this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant.

GPS & Location Based Services

Find My Mobile - Samsung
[Device-Specific Instructions]
E911 Compliance FAQs
[FAQs]
Review information about calling 911 from your mobile phone.
Find Current Location (Google Maps™)
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Find Driving Directions (Google™ Maps)
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Location Mode - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Wireless Location Based Services FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about location based services.
Add Layers (Google Maps™)
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Download an Offline Map (Google™ Maps)
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Improving GPS Performance
[Device-Specific Instructions]
GPS Location - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Gestures & Motions

Proximity Sensor On/Off - Samsung
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Gestures (Google Maps™)
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Home Screen

Turn Android™ Device Manager On or Off
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remotely Ring Device - Android™ Device Manager
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you would like to remotely locate, ring, lock or erase your device from a computer, view this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant.
Remotely Erase Device - Android™ Device Manager
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you would like to remotely locate, ring, lock or erase your device from a computer, view this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant.
Galaxy Nexus by Samsung Customizing
[Video]
Instructional video that shows you how to customize your Galaxy Nexus by Samsung
Length: 3:58
Window Shade - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about Mobile Hotspot which lets you share your device's Internet connection with other devices using Wi-Fi. Also, find out how to use it and how you're charged for it.
Mobile HotSpot On/Off - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Mobile HotSpot - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Managing Users in Mobile Hotspot
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to manage the users who can access your Illusion's Mobile Hotspot.

Internet & Web Browser

View Browser History - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Determining Internet Connection Speeds
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Reboot the Router
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Enable/Disable Data - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Clear Temporary Internet Files - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're having trouble connecting to the Internet or a web page won't display on your device, follow these steps. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Add a Browser Bookmark - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Browser Cookies On/Off - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you can't browse the Internet or view website images on your device, view this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
JavaScript Settings - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you can't view websites or pages won't load/render on your Samsung Illusion, checking your JavaScript settings often helps. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Opening and Closing Browser Windows
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual walkthrough of opening and closing windows in your Illusion's Web browser.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Searching by Voice
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide for searching by voice on your Illusion.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Searching the Web
[Interactive Simulation]
Explore the most common ways to search the Web while on a Illusion.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Searching the Web from the Home Screen
[Interactive Simulation]
Explore how to search the Web from the Home screen of your Illusion.
Samsung Illusion™ Web Browsing
[Video]
Using Web Browsing on Your Samsung Illusion™
Length: 1:52
Web Browser - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Websites - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Language

Language Selection - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Lock, Unlock, Password & Security

Remotely Lock Device - Android™ Device Manager
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you would like to remotely locate, ring, lock or erase your device from a computer, view this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant.
Restore Default Settings - Samsung
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Unlock the Device - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Password Options - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Phone Lock - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Locking and Unlocking the Device
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to use the security features to lock and unlock your Illusion Smartphone.
Turn Off Screen Lock - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Memory/Storage

My InfoZone Widget FAQs
[FAQs]
Frequently Asked Questions about the InfoZone Widget
View Storage Meter/Upgrade Memory - Verizon Cloud - Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To see how much Cloud storage you have left or to add more storage for pictures, music, videos and documents, view this info. If you're having issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Memory Card Formatting
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove the Memory Card - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Check Memory - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Insert the Memory Card - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Memory Card Formatting - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Music

MP3 Player FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about playing music on your mobile device.
Play Music Files - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Transfer Music Files - Samsung Illusion™ i110
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To transfer or move music files / songs between your device and a computer/PC, use this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.

Navigating & Multitasking

Recently Used Apps - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Accessing the Notifications Panel
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to access the Notifications panel of your Illusion Smartphone.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Clearing Notifications
[Interactive Simulation]
Explore how to clear notifications on your Illusion Smartphone.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Getting Around on Your Device
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive map of the most important features of your Illusion Smartphone.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Turning the Device On and Off
[Interactive Simulation]
Explore how to power your Illusion Smartphone on and off.

Near Field Communication (NFC)

Galaxy Nexus by Samsung Using Android Beam
[Video]
Instructional video that shows you how use the Android Beam to on your Galaxy Nexus by Samsung
Length: 2:09

Operating System & Software

Android Operating System (OS) FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about the Android operating system, including what it is, how to find your version, how to get an update and more.
Samsung Software Upgrade Assistant
[Updates]
Connect your device to a computer with Internet access using your USB cable to download the Software Upgrade Assistant to your computer and update your device.
Samsung Software Repair Assistant
[Updates]
If you run into software issues while updating your device, our Software Repair Assistant tool can attempt to repair them. The tool may be helpful if your device isn't fully or can't power up to the Home screen.
Perform a Factory Data Reset (Device Powered On) - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
A factory data (hard) reset may help with: screen not working (blank or frozen screen), General (app crashing, app freezing, app running slow), keypad/touch screen not working, audio problems (can't hear, making noises), not being able to place or receive calls, device not syncing. Before performing a...
Software Update: Samsung Illusion
[Updates]
Discover the benefits of the most recent software update available, and view instructions for how to download it to your Samsung Illusion.
Perform a Factory Data Reset (Device Powered Off) - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
A factory data (hard) reset may help with: screen not working (blank or frozen screen), General (app crashing, app freezing, app running slow), keypad/touch screen not working, audio problems (can't hear, making noises), not being able to place or receive calls, device not syncing. Before performing a...
Install System Updates - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Software Version - Samsung Illusion
[Device-Specific Instructions]

SIM Card

Locate the 4G SIM PIN/PUK - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're unable to send/receive calls or connect to the Internet, this could help. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
4G SIM Card Tips and Tricks
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Sounds, Volume & Audio

Resolve Volume Issues
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Alerts - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Set Ringtones - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Speakerphone - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Vibrate Mode - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Volume Controls - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
When you aren't getting notifications or your device doesn't vibrate/ring when receiving calls/texts/emails, you might need to adjust volume controls. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions...

Text & Multimedia Messaging

Create and Send a Text Message - Verizon Wireless Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you'd like to send a text message from your computer/PC to another Verizon Wireless number, this info helps. If you're having issues with your device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Text Messaging FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn all about text messaging, including how much it costs, how to do it and more.
How To Use Verizon Messages
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to customize messages, use Integrated Messaging on your phone, tablet and computer and take picture messaging to the next level with Verizon Messages.
Length: 4:03
Text to Landline FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about sending a text message to a non-mobile phone, including how much it costs and how the recipient will get the message.
Send Picture/Video Message using Email
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Cancel Text Messaging Subscriptions
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Sideshare FAQs
[FAQs]
Sideshare is an Android app that lets you share information, like text and photos, while on calls. You can also review and edit content live during calls.
Picture / Video Messaging email address
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Text Messages - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Auto Receive Messages - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Delete Messages - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Message Options - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Adjusting Video Setting for MMS Messages
[Interactive Simulation]
A how-to guide for adjusting your Illusion's video for MMS messages.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Sending a Message to a Group
[Interactive Simulation]
A step-by-step walkthrough for sending a group text message using your Illusion Smartphone.

Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts

Top 10 Things to Do with Your New Smartphone
[General Information]
Get the most out of your new smartphone with this list of practical tips to help you get started.
Access Menus with Long Press - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Transfer Content to/from Device

Back Up & Transfer Content Between Devices
[General Information]
Learn the simple way to back up and transfer content with Verizon Cloud and find out about other options.
How to Use Guide: Transferring Media to an Android™ Smartphone
[How to Use Guide]
How to Use Guide for Transferring Media to an Android™ Smartphone
Media Share - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Transfer Music Files - Samsung Illusion™ i110
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To transfer or move music files / songs between your device and a computer/PC, use this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Transfer Pictures or Videos from the Device - Samsung Illusion™ i110
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To transfer/move/upload picture or video files between your device and your computer/PC, view this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Transfer Pictures or Videos to the Device - Samsung Illusion™ i110
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To transfer/move/upload picture or video files between your device and your computer/PC, view this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
USB Mass Storage - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Wallpapers/Theme

Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Changing the Wallpaper
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to change your Illusion's wallpaper or background.
Wallpaper - Picture - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Wi-Fi & Network

Wi-Fi FAQs
[FAQs]
Information about using Wi-Fi networks with a mobile device, like a smartphone or tablet.
Add a Wi-Fi Network - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Illusion™ Connecting to Wi-Fi
[Video]
Using Wi-Fi Connectivity on Your Samsung Illusion™
Length: 1:12
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Turning Off Wi-Fi®
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide to turning off Wi-Fi on your Illusion Smartphone.
Samsung Illusion™ Simulator: Turning On Wi-Fi®
[Interactive Simulation]
Explore how to turn on Wi-Fi for your Illusion.
Samsung Illusion™ Using Wi-Fi Direct
[Video]
Using Wi-Fi Direct on Your Samsung Illusion™
Length: 1:52
Wi-Fi On/Off - Samsung Illusion™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

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