Verizon Ellipsis 8® HD - Activate / Set Up Device

If you need to transfer contacts and media from one device to another, follow these step-by-step instructions before activating the new device.

Caution To avoid potential issues, review the following:

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  1. From the Language selection screen, select the appropriate language then tap NEXT (located in the lower-right).
  2. From the 'Tablet Activation' screen, tap NEXT.
    Note If necessary, allow several seconds for activation to complete.
  3. If presented with the 'Set Up Wi-Fi' screen, tap SKIP (located in the lower-right).
  4. From the 'Add your account' screen, tap SKIP.
  5. If presented with the Verify your account screen, refer to these alternate steps and begin with step 5.
    Note If not presented, continue to the next step.
  6. From the 'Skip account setup?' screen, tap SKIP.
    From the 'Name' screen, enter info into the following fields then tap NEXT:
    • First
    • Last
  7. From the 'Protect your tablet', do one of the following:
    • Tap (check) Protect this device (if preferred) to enable a PIN, pattern or password screen lock, then tap NEXT and follow the onscreen prompts if applicable.
    • Tap SKIP to bypass PIN, pattern or password lock then tap SKIP ANYWAY.
  8. If presented with 'Notifications' screen, select one of the following then tap NEXT:
    • Show all notification content
    • Hide sensitive notification content
    • Don't show notifications at all
  9. If presented with the 'Google services' screen, select from the following to enable or disable then tap NEXT:
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Automatically back up device data
    • Help apps find your location
    • Improve location accuracy
    • Help improve your Android experience
  10. From the 'Email Accounts' screen, tap SKIP.
  11. Tap DONE (located in the lower-right).
  12. From the 'Say hello to your personal TechCoach' screen, tap Got it, continue (located at the bottom).
    Note For additional info on the TechCoach app click here.

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