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Pantech 4G LTE Global USB Modem UML290
Google Pixel 2
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LG Optimus Zone™ 3 Prepaid
Google Pixel 2 XL
Verizon LTE Internet and Home Phone
PRIV™ by BlackBerry®
Moto Z Droid Edition
DROID MAXX 2
DuraForce PRO with Sapphire Shield
Hum+ by Verizon
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Samsung Galaxy Note® 3
GizmoPal™
GizmoPal® 2 by LG
LG Cosmos™ 3
Microsoft Lumia 735
Verizon Ellipsis® Jetpack® MHS900L
LG V30®
Verizon Jetpack® 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot 890L
Samsung Galaxy S® III
Verizon Jetpack® 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MiFi® 4620L
Motorola moto e4
Moto G Play
BlackBerry® Bold™ 9930 smartphone
LG Exalt® LTE
DuraXV
Samsung Convoy™ 3
Verizon 4G LTE USB Modem 551L
Brigadier™ by Kyocera
DROID RAZR M by MOTOROLA
Galaxy J3 Mission Prepaid
Verizon Ellipsis® 10
Verizon Verizon SmartHub with Voice
Casio G'zOne Commando®
DROID MINI by MOTOROLA
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LG K4™ LTE
Verizon 4G LTE USB Modem UML295
DROID 3 by MOTOROLA
Verizon Global USB Modem USB730L
Samsung Gear S3 frontier
HTC Desire® 530
Ellipsis™ Jetpack® MHS815L
Kyocera DuraXV+
Galaxy Tab E
Motorola moto e4 plus™
ZenPad™ Z10
Verizon Wireless Home Phone T2000
Microsoft Surface 3
Apple® iPad mini™ with Retina display
LG G Vista
Samsung Convoy™ 2
Casio G'zOne Ravine® 2
Casio G'zOne Commando® 4G LTE
LG G2
LTE Internet (Installed)
Apple® iPad Air® 2
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BlackBerry Classic
HTC 10™
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HTC One M9
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LG Exalt™
DROID by MOTOROLA
Sony Xperia® Z3v
Apple® iPad Pro®
Samsung Jetpack® 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot SCH-LC11
LG Terra™
DROID ULTRA by MOTOROLA
Verizon Ellipsis® 8 HD
Verizon Jetpack® 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MHS291L
Verizon MiFi™ 2200 Intelligent Mobile Hotspot - OTA
ZenPad™ Z8
Verizon Jetpack® 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MiFi® 4620LE
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 mini
Verizon Wireless AirCard® 595
Gear S2
LG Revere®
Moto E™ Prepaid
Samsung Intensity™ II
Apple® iPad Pro® (10.5-inch)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2
HTC Desire® 526
LG Octane™
Apple® iPad Air®
Galaxy Note® Edge
Samsung Galaxy Note® II
Cadence by Kyocera
ASUS ZenPad™ Z8s
Apple® iPad mini® 4
BlackBerry® Q10 smartphone
Samsung Convoy™
Samsung Galaxy Tab® 2 (7.0)
BlackBerry® Z10 smartphone
ZTE Cymbal® LTE
Apple® iPad Pro® (9.7-inch)
LG G Pad™ X8.3
Apple® iPad Pro® (12.9-inch)
HTC Desire® 626
Moto X™ (2nd Gen.)
Motorola RAZR V3m
DROID INCREDIBLE 4G LTE by HTC
DROID RAZR by MOTOROLA
LG Cosmos™ 2
Arlo Go
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
KYOCERA DuraXVLTE
Nexus 6
Nokia Lumia 822
Moto X™ by Motorola
Nokia Lumia 928
Verizon Wireless USB760 Modem
LG Accolade™
Apple® iPad® with Wi-Fi + 4G
G Pad™ 10.1 LTE
G Pad™ 7.0 LTE
Gear S®
Humx
LG Vortex™
Spartan GoCam™
LG Revere® 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab®
Samsung Intensity™ III
LG enV®3
DROID RAZR MAXX HD by MOTOROLA
Samsung Galaxy Tab® (10.1)
Verizon MiFi™2200 Intelligent Mobile Hotspot
BlackBerry® Bold 9650 smartphone
Apple® iPad®
BlackBerry® Z30 smartphone
Casio G'zOne Ravine®
Samsung Galaxy Tab® 2 (10.1)
Samsung Galaxy Book
HTC One®
LG 4G LTE USB Modem VL600
Apple® iPad mini™
Samsung Gusto®
DROID X by MOTOROLA
ASUS ZenFone™ V
Samsung Galaxy Tab® 4 (10.1)
Ellipsis® Kids
Toyota Connected Car
Samsung Galaxy Tab® 4 (8.0)
Dell™ Vostro™ V13 Laptop
LG Exalt™II
Verizon GizmoTab™
Sonim XP5
Samsung Haven™
Motorola MOTO™ W755
ASUS ZenFone™ AR
LG Optimus Zone™ 2 Prepaid
Samsung Alias™ 2
LG VX8300
Nokia Lumia Icon
Samsung Illusion™
Samsung Galaxy S® III mini
HP Elite x2 1012
Apple® iPad mini™ 3
Apple® iPad® with Retina display
BlackBerry® Curve™ 9330 smartphone
BlackBerry® 8830 World Edition smartphone
Samsung Galaxy Camera®
Motorola Barrage™
Lancet™ for Android™
LG Cosmos™
HTC One® (M8) for Windows®
DROID 4 by MOTOROLA
Verizon Wireless USB720 Modem
LG Optimus Exceed™ 2
Pantech Hotshot™
DROID RAZR MAXX by MOTOROLA
Samsung Fascinate™
Transpyre™ Prepaid
Samsung Gear S3 classic
DROID BIONIC by MOTOROLA
Verizon Wireless UMW190 Global USB Modem
BlackBerry® Storm2™ 9550 smartphone
DROID X2 by MOTOROLA
LG enV® TOUCH
Verizon Fivespot™ Global Ready™ 3G Mobile Hotspot
ZTE Blade™ Vantage Prepaid
Samsung Knack™
Pantech Perception™
DROID DNA by HTC
Verizon Wireless UM175 USB Modem
LG enV®2
Windows Phone 8X by HTC
Motorola XOOM™ 4G LTE
Samsung Intensity™
Pantech Breakout™
Watch Urbane™ 2nd Edition LTE
DROID RAZR HD by MOTOROLA
DROID INCREDIBLE 2 by HTC
Enact™ by LG
LG VX5500
Samsung Galaxy Note® Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1
Delphi Connect with 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot
Samsung Smooth™
BlackBerry® Tour™ 9630 smartphone
Casio G'zOne Boulder®
Samsung Galaxy Stellar™
BlackBerry® Bold™ 9930 smartphone without camera
THUNDERBOLT™ by HTC
Sony Xperia® Z2
Pantech Marauder™
Galaxy Nexus by Samsung
Verizon Wireless AirCard® 595U USB Modem
LG Extravert™
Lucid™3 by LG
Lancet™
Samsung Galaxy Tab® S
HTC One® max
DROID CHARGE by SAMSUNG
Samsung Galaxy™ Stratosphere™
LG Optimus Zone™
HTC One® remix
Nokia Lumia 2520
Intuition™ by LG
Samsung SCH-u340
Samsung Alias™
Hydro ELITE by KYOCERA
Samsung Juke
Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1 2014 Edition
DROID INCREDIBLE by HTC
LG VX8360
Pantech Jest™ 2
Casio G'zOne Rock™
Lucid™2 by LG
LG Cosmos™ Touch
Google Nexus 7
Verizon Wireless G'zOne Type-S
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Verizon Wireless PC5750 PC Card
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Verizon Wireless CDM8950
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BlackBerry® Curve™ 8530 smartphone
Casio G'zOne Brigade®
Motorola MOTO™ VU204
Spectrum™ by LG
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Samsung ATIV SE™
LG VX8350
Spectrum™ 2 by LG
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Moto X™ - Designed by You (2nd Generation)
DROID 2 GLOBAL by MOTOROLA
DROID 2 by MOTOROLA
LG Dare™
Samsung SCH-u430
Motorola XOOM™
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Pantech Caper™ Prepaid
Verizon Wireless Salute™
Samsung Reality™
LG VX3200
Samsung Gear S2 classic
LG enV®
HP Spectre x2
Samsung SCH-u410
Delphi Connect
Motorola RAZR V3m in Gray
DROID XYBOARD 10.1 by MOTOROLA
BlackBerry® Curve™ 9370 smartphone
Moto X™ - Designed by You
Samsung SCH-a930
Verizon Wireless PC770 2-in-1 Card and ExpressCard®
Casio EXILIM
Samsung SCH-a870
LG Ally™
LG Chocolate®
Lucid™ by LG
Samsung SCH-u540
Motorola MOTOKRZR K1m
LG VX5200
Luge™ by Motorola Prepaid
HP® Mini 1151NR Netbook
LG Voyager™
Verizon Wireless G'zOne Type-S Push to Talk without Camera
LG VX5300
LG Chocolate® 3
Motorola W315
LG VX8700
Samsung Rogue™
Verizon Wireless Coupe™
Motorola RAZR V3c
Verizon Wireless V740 ExpressCard
Verizon Wireless CDM8975
Lexus Connected Car
LG Enlighten®
Motorola V60s
DROID XYBOARD 8.2 by MOTOROLA
LG VX8100
Sierra Wireless AirCard® 580
Revolution™ by LG
DROID R2D2 by MOTOROLA
DROID PRO by MOTOROLA
Motorola Entice™
LG Optimus Exceed™
Motorola V325
Samsung SCH-a950
LG VX3300
HTC Rezound™
BlackBerry Classic Non-Camera
LG VX6100
Gateway® LT2016u Netbook
Samsung Omnia® II
LG VX4650
Samsung Renown™
Samsung Zeal™
LG Chocolate® Touch
DROID ERIS by HTC
G'zOne Boulder™ Black and Silver
LG VX6000
HP® Pavilion dm1-3010nr Notebook
Casio G'zOne Ravine® 2 Non-Camera
Verizon Wireless USB1000 Global USB Modem
HTC Touch Pro™
Samsung SCH-a650
Kyocera KX414
Samsung Trance™
Motorola E815
Motorola V710
LG Clout™
Motorola V325i
Samsung Continuum™
Samsung SCH-u550
Pantech Crux™
Samsung SCH-a850
Motorola Rival™
Nokia 2705 Shade™
Nokia 6205
Samsung Gleam®
Nokia 6015i Prepaid
Verizon Wireless Adamant™
LG VENUS™
LG Glance™
Samsung SCH-a670
Nokia 3589i
HP® Pavilion dm1-2010nr Entertainment Notebook
Nokia 6215i
Verizon XU870 Global ExpressCard®
Verizon Wireless PN-300
Samsung Sway™
HTC Trophy™
Motorola V276
HP® Mini 311-1037NR Netbook
Motorola V60p
Samsung SCH-n330
Motorola MOTORAZR maxx Ve
Samsung SCH-a630
Nokia 6315i
Motorola Rapture™ VU30
Samsung 4G LTE Network Extender 2
Verizon Converged VOIP Device
Verizon Ellipsis® 10 HD
Samsung Galaxy Tab® 4
HP® Mini 210-1076NR Netbook
Motorola V325xi
LG Versa™
Yealink One TalkSM IP DECT Phone Bundle
Motorola C333
Verizon Wireless V620
Jest™
Nokia 2128i
Nokia 2705 Shade™ Non-Camera
HP® Mini 110-3098NR Netbook
LG VX4500
Compaq® Mini CQ10-688nr Netbook
ZenFone™ V Live
Motorola C343
Verizon Wireless Blitz® Prepaid
HTC Ozone™ with TALKS™ for Verizon Wireless
Samsung Omnia®
Samsung Glyde™
Verizon Wireless U630 PC Card

Activation, Setup & User Guides

Total Equipment Coverage, Wireless Phone Protection and Extended Warranty Overview
[General Information]
Find information about the following equipment protection options: Total Equipment Coverage, Wireless Phone Protection and Extended Warranty.
How to Replace a Lost, Stolen or Broken Device
[General Information]
Learn how to file an insurance claim. See options for replacing your phone or tablet if it's lost, stolen, broken, defective or otherwise in need of replacement.
Activate, Switch or Bring Your Own Device FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn how to set up a new or old device on an existing line of your account online through My Verizon.
Equipment Protection / Insurance FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about insurance options and how to file a claim. Equipment protection provides replacement, repair & technical assistance service for your mobile device.
Verizon Cloud - How to Use Guide
[How to Use Guide]
Get step-by-step instructions for how to sign up for and use Verizon Cloud online. Upload and back up your contacts, pictures, videos, music, documents and more.
What is Verizon Cloud?
[Video]
Watch this video to learn about the features of Verizon Cloud - like content transfer, media storage, photo printing and more.
Length: 2:12
Edit a User Account - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Sign In / Out - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Back Up & Transfer Content

Transfer Contacts & Other Content Between Devices
[General Information]
Find the best way to transfer your pictures, videos, contacts and other content from one device to another. See step-by-step instructions for devices by operating system.
Use the Content Transfer App to Move Content Between Devices
[Video]
With the Content Transfer app, it's easy to transfer your contacts and other content from your old phone to your new phone. Find out how.
Length: 2:58
Transfer Data via USB - Microsoft Surface 3
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Basics

Update Connected Device Emergency Address (E911) - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To update the e911 address on your device that's used by emergency personnel, view this info.
Add Files (OneDrive) - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a Microsoft Account - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a User Account - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove a User Account - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add Files (OneDrive) - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a Microsoft® Account - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a User Account - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Create a Microsoft® Account - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Create a Microsoft Account - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Edit a User Account - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Getting to Know Your Tablet
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive map of the Home screen and buttons on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Turning the Tablet On and Off
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to power on and shut down your Microsoft Surface 3.
Remove a User Account - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Sign In / Out - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Signal Strength - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Battery & Power

Battery Issues - Battery Usage
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Battery Overview - Microsoft® Surface 3
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Bluetooth

Bluetooth FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn more about Bluetooth wireless networking, and how to use it on your Verizon Wireless devices.
Bluetooth® Help Guide
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's info on pairing Bluetooth with your vehicle and some FAQs.
Bluetooth® Discovery Mode - Windows®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn Bluetooth® On / Off - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn Bluetooth® On / Off - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Pairing with a Bluetooth® Device
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to pair your Microsoft Surface 3 with your Bluetooth device.

Calling & Dialing

Call Waiting - Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Airplane / Standalone Mode - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Camera, Photos & Videos

Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Capturing and Viewing Screenshots
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to take a picture of the screen and view it on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Recording a Video
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to record a video using your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Sharing Photos
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for sharing photos by email, social networks and more using your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Sharing Videos
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide to sharing a video with another person or device using your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Taking a Picture
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to take a picture using your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Taking a Selfie
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to take a selfie with your Microsoft Surface 3.

Contacts

Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Adding a Contact
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to add a new contact to your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Adding and Deleting Contacts from Favorites
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for how to add or delete contacts from your Favorites list on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Assigning a Picture to a Contact
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to assign a picture to a contact on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Sharing a Contact's Information
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to share the information for one of your contacts with someone else using your Microsoft Surface 3.

Data

Bonus Data FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn the about the options to add bonus data to your devices on the new Verizon Plan.
Data Usage FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about how your devices use data, how to determine the right amount of data for the devices on your account, and tools to monitor your data usage
Data Utilization FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about a free online tool that helps you understand how the devices on your account are using data. Access it through My Verizon and My Verizon Mobile.
Data Gifting FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about the data gifting program where you can give extra data to others as a gift, and receive it too.
Turn Off / On Facebook Video Auto Play
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn Data On / Off - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Data Roaming - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn Data On / Off - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Data Roaming - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Date & Time

Date and Time Settings - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Date and Time Settings - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If your Windows 8 shows the incorrect date and/or time, view this info to correct it.

Device ID & Info

Troubleshooting FAQs
[FAQs]
Frequently Asked Questions about device Troubleshooting from Verizon Wireless. Get quick answers to common device issues.
Damaged Device Fee FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about the Damaged Device Fee that's assessed if you turn in your device for a Certified Like-New Replacement device and your returned device is found damaged.
View Device Info - Verizon Wireless Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Locating the 4G SIM PIN / PUK
[How to Use Guide]
Learn how to find the SIM PIN and PUK numbers for your 4G LTE SIM card.
Check for Physical Damage
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Device Info - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Device Info - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View MAC Address - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View MAC Address - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Phone Number - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Phone Number - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Device Settings

Turn Screen Rotation On / Off - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Touch Screen Settings - Microsoft Surface 3
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Airplane / Standalone Mode - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Airplane Mode - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Accessing Settings
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to access settings on your Microsoft Surface 3 for changing alert sounds, turning off GPS and more.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Adjusting the Screen Timeout
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for saving battery life on your Microsoft Surface 3 by adjusting the screen timeout.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Changing Sounds
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to change the notification sounds on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Setting to Silent
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for muting your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Turning Airplane Mode On and Off
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide for setting your Microsoft Surface 3 to Airplane mode.
Turn Tablet Mode On / Off - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Email/Gmail

Standard Email Messaging Ports
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Gmail™ Messages - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Gmail™ Notifications - Android® 
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Email Messages - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a Personal Email Account - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a Personal Email Account - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Forwarding an Email
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to forward an email on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Including an Email Attachment
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to attach a file, like a document or photo, to an email with your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Replying to an Email
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for replying to an email on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Sending an Email
[Interactive Simulation]
A step-by-step visual guide for sending an email using your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Setting Up Corporate Email
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to access your work email on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Setting Up Personal Email
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to access your existing email account on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Remove Corporate Email Account (Exchange ActiveSync®) - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Removing then re-adding a corporate email account (Exchange ActiveSync) often fixes login / not receiving email issues.
Remove a Personal Email Account - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Removing then re-adding an email account on Windows 10 often fixes email issues.
Troubleshooting Personal and Corporate Email
[Video]
Learn to fix your personal and corporate email with just a few simple steps.
Length: 3:21
View Email Messages - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]

GPS & Location Based Services

Wireless Location Based Services FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about location based services.
Turn GPS Location On / Off - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn GPS Location On / Off - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Home Screen

Manage Tiles - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Manage Tiles - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Moving a Tile
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to move a tile on the Start screen of your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Pinning a Tile
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to quickly access apps by pinning them to the Start screen on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Resizing a Tile
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to resize a tile on the Start screen of your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Unpinning a Tile
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to unpin a tile from the Start screen of your Microsoft Surface 3.

Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about Mobile Hotspot which lets you share your device's Internet connection with other devices using Wi-Fi. Also, find out how to use it and how you're charged for it.
Turn Mobile Hotspot On / Off - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Mobile Hotspot Settings - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn Mobile Hotspot On / Off - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Change Mobile Hotspot Password - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Mobile Hotspot Settings - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Internet & Web Browser

Disable Work Offline - Internet Browser
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to check to see if you are offline when unable to connect to the Internet on your computer/PC with Internet Explorer, Chrome or Firefox.
Determining Internet Connection Speeds
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Web Browser - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Delete Temporary Internet Files and Cookies - Microsoft Edge
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to delete temp files and cookies from your Edge browser.
Add a Browser Bookmark - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Allow / Block Browser Cookies - Microsoft® Edge
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you can't browse the internet or view website images via the Edge browser on your device, view this info.
Delete a Browser Bookmark - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Edit a Browser Bookmark - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Launch a Browser Bookmark - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Bookmarking a Website
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to bookmark a website on your Microsoft Surface 3, so it's easy to find later.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Navigating to a Website
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to find a website using your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Using Web Browser Windows
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual walkthrough of opening, closing and switching between windows or tabs in the web browser of your Microsoft Surface 3.
Web Browser - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Keyboard

Keyboard Settings - Microsoft Surface 3
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn Voice Input On / Off - Windows Phone OS
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Language

Asian Language FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn the basics about using Asian languages on smartphones or tablets, including how to find a device that offers the language you want.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Changing the Language
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide for changing the language settings on your Microsoft Surface 3.

Lock, Unlock, Password & Security

Device Lock - Microsoft Surface 3
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Customizing the Lock Screen
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to add and change the apps that appear on the Lock screen of your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Setting Screen Security
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for setting screen security on your Microsoft Surface 3 to help protect your private information.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Unlocking the Screen
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to unlock the screen on your Microsoft Surface 3.

Memory/Storage

Format SD Card via PC
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Format SD Card - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Insert SD Card - Microsoft® Surface 3
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove SD Card - Microsoft® Surface 3
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Format SD Card - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Check Memory - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To free up space if your device runs slow or crashes/resets, apps freeze when running them, or you can't save media, view this info.
Check Memory - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Music

MP3 Player FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about playing music on your mobile device.

Navigating & Multitasking

Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Multitasking Between Apps
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to easily find, open and close apps that are running on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Navigating the Tablet's Screen
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for swiping between multiple Home screens on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Switching to Desktop Computer Mode
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to switch to desktop computer mode on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Using Apps Side-by-Side
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to use two apps at the same time on your Microsoft Surface 3.

Operating System & Software

Windows Phone Operating System (OS) FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn more about the Windows Phone Operating System. Designed by Microsoft, the Windows OS features Live Tiles and customizable Start screen.
Install Device Software Update - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Software Version - Windows® OS
[Device-Specific Instructions]

SIM Card

4G SIM Information
[General Information]
Learn about 4G SIM cards, what they're used for, and how to activate and install one on your device
4G SIM Card Tips and Tricks
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Insert SIM Card - Microsoft® Surface 3
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Unblock SIM PIN - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Unblock SIM PIN - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View SIM Card Number - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View SIM Card Number - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Inserting a Nano SIM Card
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to put a nano SIM card into your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Removing a Nano SIM Card
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to take a nano SIM card out of your Microsoft Surface 3.
Remove SIM Card - Microsoft® Surface 3
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Social Networking

Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Adding a Facebook® Account
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to access your Facebook account on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Logging Out of Facebook®
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to log out of Facebook on your Microsoft Surface 3 to help protect your account.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Posting Facebook® Status Updates
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual walkthrough on how to update your Facebook status and post photos using your Microsoft Surface 3.

Sounds, Volume & Audio

Volume Controls - Microsoft Surface 3
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Status Indicators/Lights

View Signal Strength - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts

Capture a Screenshot - Microsoft Surface 3
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Finding More Help and Tips
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to find videos and tutorials that can help you learn to use your Microsoft Surface 3.

Wallpapers/Theme

Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Changing the Start Screen Color
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to customize the Start screen color scheme on your Microsoft Surface 3.
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Changing the Start Screen Theme
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to customize the Start screen theme on your Microsoft Surface 3.

Wi-Fi & Network

Wi-Fi FAQs
[FAQs]
Information about using Wi-Fi networks with a mobile device, like a smartphone or tablet.
Set Up Wi-Fi Connection - Windows®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's info on how to connect to a network using the Wi-Fi on your PC. This may help if you're having issues connecting to Wi-Fi. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Add a Wi-Fi Network - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Manually Add a Wi-Fi Network - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Edit Access Point Name (APN) - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Edit Access Point Name (APN) - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn Wi-Fi On / Off - Windows® 8
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Forget Wi-Fi Connection - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Microsoft Surface 3 Simulator: Connecting to a Wi-Fi Network
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to use your Microsoft Surface 3 to connect to a Wi-Fi network, so you can access the Internet without using data.
Troubleshooting a Wi-Fi Connection
[Video]
Having issues with your Wi-Fi connection? Have no fear! Follow these simple steps to get your Wi-Fi connection up and running.
Length: 2:55
Turn Wi-Fi On / Off - Windows® 10
[Device-Specific Instructions]

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