If powered off, press and hold the Power button (located on the right edge) until the Samsung logo appears then release.
Tap the appropriate Language then tap Next (located in the lower-right). Allow several seconds for activation to complete.
From the 'Your Verizon phone is now active' screen, tap Next.
From the Setup Wizard screen, tap Next.
From the Backup Assistant Plus screen, tap Skip then tap Not Now.
If applicable, tap an existing service (e.g. Facebook, Yahoo! Mail, etc) enter the appropriate credentials (e.g., username, password, etc.) then tap Next. If presented, review the Terms and Conditions, select I agree/Yes then tap Next to continue service setup. Repeat this step as necessary to setup additional services.
Configure the location settings (e.g., VZW location services, etc.) then tap Next. If presented, review the information then select Agree to continue. Enabled when a checkmark is present.