LG V40 ThinQ™ - 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:

  1. If powered off, press and hold the Power button (right edge) until the LG logo appears then release.
  2. Select the appropriate Language then tap NEXT.
    Setup Wizard
  3. After the phone is activated, tap Next.
    Phone activation
  4. From the 'Set up Wi-Fi' screen, select preferred network or tap SKIP.
    Set up Wi-Fi
  5. From the 'Copy apps & data' screen tap an option:
    • Copy your data (follow the prompts)
    • Set up as new
      Tap an Option
  6. From the 'Sign in your account' screen, enter the Gmail username then tap NEXT.
    Note Tap Or create a New Account to sign in with a new Gmail account.
    Sign in with Google
  7. Enter the password then tap NEXT.
    Tap Next
  8. Read the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy then tap I AGREE to continue.
    Tap Accept
  9. From the 'Secure your phone' screen, tap No Thanks then tap Next.
    Note Once setup is complete, refer to Set Up Screen Lock.
    Tap Next
  10. From the 'Your Assistant is a tap away' screen tap CONTINUE.
    Tap Skip
  11. Enable any of the following then tap I AGREE:
    Note Enabled when the service is turned on On Switch.
    • Back up to Google Drive
    • Help apps find location
    • Improve location accuracy
    • Send system data
      Tap Agree
  12. From the 'Verizon Cloud' screen, tap Skip then tap Not Now.
    Tap Skip
  13. From the 'Security & Privacy' screen, read the Terms and conditions then tap ACCEPT.
  14. From the 'Ready to go!' summary screen, tap Got It!.
    Tap Got It!

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