Activate / Set Up Device - Samsung Galaxy Tab® 2 (7.0)

If you are upgrading your existing Verizon device, follow these steps to activate before proceeding with the instructions below.

Caution To avoid potential issues, review the following:


  1. If powered off, press and hold the Power button until the Samsung logo appears then release.
  2. Tap the appropriate language then tap Next.
  3. From the Welcome to the Setup Wizard screen, tap Next to agree to the terms and conditions.
    Note Tap Terms and Conditions to review then tap OK to return to setup.
  4. From the Backup Assistant Plus screen, tap Skip.
  5. From the Restore account screen, tap Skip.
  6. From the Location sharing and data use screen, tap Next.
  7. From the Location services screen, configure an option (e.g., VZW Location Services, etc.) then tap Next.
    Note If presented, review the information then select Agree to continue.
    Note Enabled when a checkmark Check box icon is present.
  8. From the My Verizon Mobile screen, tap Next.
  9. From the Got Google screen, navigate: No > Not now.
  10. From the Setup summary screen, tap Done with setup.
  11. From the Welcome to Backup Assistant Plus - Contacts! screen, tap Home Home button icon (located at the bottom).


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Here's how to quickly set up your Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0).