Activate / Set Up Device - LG G2

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:

  • Accounts (e.g., Gmail, email, etc.) should be set up after activating the device (see Related Topics).
  • If performing first time (out-of-the-box) setup, ensure the SIM card is inserted.
  • To activate the device on prepaid service, refer to Set up Verizon Prepaid Service.

  1. If the screen is blank, press the Power button (located on the back between the Volume buttons).
    Note If the device is powered off, press and hold the Power button until the LG logo appears then release.
  2. From the Welcome screen, tap the appropriate Language then tap Next.
    Note Allow several seconds for activation to complete.
  3. When presented with "Your new Verizon Wireless phone is now active", tap Begin Setup.
  4. From the Backup Assistant Plus screen, tap Skip.
  5. From the Email Accounts screen, tap Skip.
  6. From the Tap & Go screen, tap Skip.
  7. From the Name screen, enter your first and last name then tap Done then tap Next.
  8. From the Google services screen, tap More then tap Next.
  9. From the Summary screen, tap Done.

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