If powered off, press and hold the Power button (located on the right edge) until the Google logo appears then release.
Select the appropriate language option then tap the NEXT .
Allow several seconds for activation to complete.
From the Phone Activation screen, tap NEXT or tap ACTIVATE NOW (if available).
If prompted, enter the last 4 digits of the Account Owner's Social Security Number or the Billing Password.
If activating a new phone, ensure the old phone is powered off and allow several minutes for the deactivation of the old phone to complete.
From the Verizon Cloud screen, tap SKIP then tap NOT NOW.
To add Verizon Cloud after initial setup, from a Home screen navigate: Apps > Verizon > Cloud.