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DuraXV
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KYOCERA DuraXVLTE
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Verizon 4G LTE USB Modem 551L
Brigadier™ by Kyocera
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Verizon Verizon SmartHub with Voice
Verizon 4G LTE USB Modem UML295
Casio G'zOne Commando®
Casio G'zOne Ravine® 2
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Toyota Connected Car
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LTE Internet (Installed)
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LG G2
Samsung 4G LTE Network Extender 2
Gear S2
Verizon Jetpack® 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MHS291L
ASUS ZenFone™ AR
Humx
Sonim XP5
HTC One M9
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Moto X™ by Motorola
Motorola RAZR V3m
DROID ULTRA by MOTOROLA
LG Revere®
Verizon Wireless USB760 Modem
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HTC Desire® 530
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HTC Desire® 526
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Apple® iPad® with Wi-Fi + 4G
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DROID RAZR by MOTOROLA
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G Pad™ 7.0 LTE
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Moto X™ (2nd Gen.)
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Nokia Lumia 822
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BlackBerry® Bold 9650 smartphone
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Samsung Galaxy Tab® (10.1)
Ellipsis® Kids
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LG 4G LTE USB Modem VL600
Yealink One TalkSM IP DECT Phone Bundle
G Pad™ 10.1 LTE
Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1
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HP Elite x2 1012
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DROID RAZR MAXX HD by MOTOROLA
LG VX8300
Samsung Galaxy Tab® 4 (10.1)
LG enV®3
Verizon Wireless UMW190 Global USB Modem
LG enV®2
Nokia Lumia Icon
Verizon Wireless UM175 USB Modem
Motorola MOTO™ W755
Nexus 6
Samsung Knack™
HTC One® (M8) for Windows®
Samsung Galaxy Tab® 4 (8.0)
Verizon Fivespot™ Global Ready™ 3G Mobile Hotspot
DROID RAZR HD by MOTOROLA
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Motorola Barrage™
Verizon Ellipsis® 10 HD
Apple® iPad® with Retina display
Sony Xperia® Z2
Lancet™ for Android™
Nokia Lumia 2520
LG VX5500
Samsung Intensity™
Casio G'zOne Boulder®
LG Cosmos™
BlackBerry® Bold™ 9930 smartphone without camera
Samsung Alias™ 2
LG enV® TOUCH
Samsung Smooth™
DROID DNA by HTC
Delphi Connect with 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot
Samsung Galaxy Note® Pro
Pantech Hotshot™
LG Extravert™
Lucid™3 by LG
Apple® iPad mini™ 3
DROID 4 by MOTOROLA
Hydro ELITE by KYOCERA
Samsung SCH-u340
Motorola XOOM™ 4G LTE
Samsung Gear S2 classic
Motorola W385
Samsung Galaxy Tab® S
Enact™ by LG
Lancet™
DROID RAZR MAXX by MOTOROLA
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Verizon Wireless PC5750 PC Card
LG VX8360
Casio G'zOne Rock™
Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1 2014 Edition
Apple® iPad® with Wi-Fi and MiFi® 2200 Hotspot
Google Nexus 7
Pantech Jest™ 2
HTC One® remix
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Spartan GoCam™
Verizon Wireless G'zOne Type-S
BlackBerry Classic Non-Camera
Lucid™ by LG
Lexus Connected Car
Watch Urbane™ 2nd Edition LTE
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Moto X™ - Designed by You (2nd Generation)
LG Cosmos™ Touch
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Samsung Galaxy View
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Motorola RAZR V3m in Gray
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Casio G'zOne Ravine® 2 Non-Camera
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moto g6 play
moto g6
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Accessories

Accessories FAQs
[FAQs]
Information about accessories from Verizon Wireless.

Activation, Setup & User Guides

Total Equipment Coverage, Wireless Phone Protection and Extended Warranty
[General Information]
Learn which device insurance program is right for you. Get coverage for a device that is lost, stolen, damaged or get an extended warranty to cover defects.
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 needs 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.
Device Return Instructions
[General Information]
Easy to follow, step-by-step instructions for returning a device to Verizon Wireless.
Bring Your Own Device to Your Account
[General Information]
Learn how to use My Verizon to bring your own device (BYOD) to a new or existing line on your account.
Top 10 Things to Do with Your New Smartphone
[General Information]
Learn how to set up your new smartphone with important features and functions. Get the most out of your new phone with this list of practical tips.
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.
Activating Your New or Certified Pre-owned Verizon Wireless Smartphone
[How to Use Guide]
Learn how to activate and set up your new Apple® iPhone® or Android® smartphone with Verizon Wireless.
How to Activate Your Device
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to activate a new device, or switch between devices, on your existing My Verizon account.
Length: 3:07
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
Swap Phone Numbers between Devices on Your Account
[General Information]
Learn how to swap numbers quickly between two devices on your account using My Verizon. Get instructions on how to order a new sim card.
How to Swap Phones on Your Account
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to switch your device with another person on your account.
Length: 1:54
Getting Started with Your New Smartphone
[Video]
Are you upgrading to a new smartphone? This video shows the steps to transition from your old phone to your new one.
Length: 2:00
Insert SIM Card - Sony Xperia® Z3v
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Inserting/Removing a SIM is helpful when receiving activation errors (SIM not detected/Not valid/failure/not recognized/misaligned), having trouble with the browser or have a blank/frozen screen on a 4G device. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant....
Set Up Device - Sony Xperia® Z3v
[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
Access Content Transfer App - Android® Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to download and install the Content Transfer app to your Android Smartphone.
Download and Install Content Transfer App - Android® Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to download and install the Content Transfer app on an Android smartphone.
Export / Import / Synchronize Contacts - Comma Separated Values (.csv) File or Vcard
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to export contacts to or import contacts from a .csv file or Vcard.
Export Contacts as a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) File - Yahoo! Mail
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to export your contacts to a CSV file using Yahoo Mail.
Media Share - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Transfer Content - Apple® iPhone® to Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to transfer content (e.g., contacts, photos, videos, etc.) from your iPhone to a new device.
Transfer Content - Content Transfer App - Android® Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to use the Content Transfer app on your Android smartphone to transfer content between devices
Transfer Data via Android Beam - Sony Xperia® Z3v
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To wirelessly transfer data from your Xperia Z3V to another NFC-capable device, view this info.

Basics

Remove Connected Device (E911) - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to remove a device from your Connected Devices list via the My Verizon website.
Determining Verizon Wireless Service Availability - Verizon Wireless Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Our Verizon coverage map may show why you're having trouble with device setup/activation, media transfers, apps, data connections, email, messaging, and placing or receiving calls.
Check Verizon Wireless Coverage - International
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're planning a trip here's how to check for coverage around the world.
Update Connected Device Emergency Address (E911) - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to update the e911 address, used by emergency personnel, on your device.

Battery & Power

Power & Charging Issues - Non-Removable Battery Devices
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're having issues with your non-removable battery charging or not holding a charge, view this info.
Battery Issues - Battery Usage
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Power & Charging Issues - Removable Battery Devices
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're having issues with your removable battery charging or not holding a charge, here are some helpful tips.
Battery Troubleshooting Basics
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to extend battery life and troubleshoot battery issues on your phone.
Wireless Charging FAQs
[FAQs]
Information about wireless charging with your mobile device.
Soft Reset - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Extend Battery Life - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Battery Overview - Sony Xperia® Z3v
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Battery Status - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Bluetooth

Bluetooth FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn more about Bluetooth wireless networking, and how to use it on your Verizon Wireless devices.
Audible Tones (Beeping) Can Be Heard On a Bluetooth® Headset
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's some support info for beeping or audible tones while using Bluetooth headsets.
Bluetooth Car Kit Compatibility
[How to Use Guide]
Bluetooth® Car Kit Compatibility
Connect your Vehicle to Bluetooth®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Bluetooth® Help Guide
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's info on pairing Bluetooth with your vehicle and some FAQs.
Bluetooth Discovery Mode - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Send Contact via Bluetooth - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Calendar

Calling & Dialing

Remove a Block - Call & Message Blocking - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To remove a temporary call or message block via the My Verizon website, check out this info.
Add a Block - Call & Message Blocking - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to temporarily block unwanted calls and messages via the My Verizon website.
Verizon Messages - HD Video Calling
[Video]
The Verizon Messages offers HD voice and video calling on your tablet through the app. Watch this video to learn how to set up HD calling and make calls.
Length: 1:46
Ensure The 10-Digit Mobile Number Or Email Address is Being Entered Correctly
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This may help if you're having trouble sending a picture/text message. If you're having other issues with your device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Add Call & Message Blocking - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To add a free temporary block to stop unwanted calls and messages, view this info.
Call Waiting - Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Auto Reject or Ignore Call - Android
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove a Speed Dial - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Place a Conference Call - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a Speed Dial - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Call History - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Call a Number - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
DTMF - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Redial - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Camera, Photos & Videos

Ensure Picture / Video Message does not Exceed File Size Limit
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're having issues sending/receiving pictures and videos, this may help.
Google™ Photos
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Camera Settings Support
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Media Share - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Record and Share a Video - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Share Video from Gallery - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Take and Share a Picture - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Pictures / Videos - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Computer/PC Connectivity

Create a Paired Connection - Windows® 7
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Contacts

Back Up Contacts - Verizon Cloud - Android® Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to back up your contacts with Verizon Cloud on your Android device.
Managing Contacts Using My Verizon
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to manage your contacts using My Cloud Media & Contacts in your My Verizon account. See how to remove, restore and sync your contacts.
Length: 2:21
Managing Duplicate Contacts Using Your Android Device
[Video]
Want to clean up space on your phone? Watch this video to learn how to merge duplicate contacts on your Android device.
Length: 3:21
Managing Duplicate Contacts Using Google
[Video]
Want to clean up space on your phone? Watch this video to learn how to merge duplicate contacts by using your Google account.
Length: 2:45
Import Contacts From a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) / vCard file - Gmail™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This helps import contacts/numbers to Gmail from a saved file (.csv). 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.
Check for Duplicate Contacts Stored in Multiple Accounts - Android® Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to resolve duplicate contacts if you are using multiple backup options on your device.
Export Contacts as a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) / vCard File - Gmail
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to export contacts from your Gmail account to a CSV file.
Import / Export Contacts from Comma Separated Values (*.csv) / vCard Files - Macintosh Contacts
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's steps on how to import and export contacts to your Macintosh computer.
Choose Contacts to Display on Device
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to see where your contacts are displayed or if your phone is displaying duplicate contacts.
Import Contact / Address Book Info to a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) File - Microsoft® Outlook
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to import your contacts into Microsoft Outlook using a CSV file.
Add a Contact - Push To Talk Plus
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to add a contact using Push to Talk Plus.
Import Contacts - Android® - Gmail
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Link / Unlink Contacts - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a Contact - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Caller ID Image - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Contact Display Options - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Delete a Contact - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Edit a Contact - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Contact Sync Source - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To view where a phonebook contact was imported from, see this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant.

Data

Bonus Data FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn 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 and what tools are available to monitor your data allowance. See how to view current and historical data usage and set up data alert messages.
PopData FAQs - Purchase 30- or 60-minute 4G LTE Data Sessions
[FAQs]
PopData is an all-you-can-stream data connection that's faster and more secure than most public Wi-Fi hotspots. Available in 30 and 60-minute sessions.
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 Facebook® Video Auto Play On / Off
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to turn automatic video play for Facebook on or off.
Conserve Data Usage - Google+
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Manage Data Usage - Sony Xperia® Z3v
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to change the data usage cycle, view data usage and set data warnings and/or limits on your device.
Data Roaming - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This helps when you can't connect to the Internet/have no network connection or cannot send/receive email/text/pics/videos. 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.
Turn Data On / Off - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Date & Time

Auto Date and Time - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you want your smartphone to automatically populate the date and time based on your location, view this info.
Date and Time Settings - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Device ID & Info

Damaged Device Fee FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about the Damaged Device Fee that's charged if you turn in your device for a Certified Like-New Replacement and your returned device has been misused.
View Device Info - Verizon Wireless Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you need the Device ID for a lost or stolen phone for an insurance claim or police report, this info can help. 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.
Locating ESN or MEID Numbers on Handsets
[General Information]
How to locate the ESN or MEID number on handsets.
Check for Water Damage - Sony
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Check for Physical Damage
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to help determine if your device has damage.
View Phone Info - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View MAC Address - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Phone Number - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Signal Strength - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Device Settings

Set Up Printing - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn TalkBack On / Off - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to turn on TalkBack settings for your Android device.
Configure Company Name ID
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Screen Mirroring - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Network Mode Settings - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Adjust Font Settings - Sony Xperia® Z3v
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Touch Screen Settings - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
DLNA Settings - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Manage Interruptions - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Vibrate Mode - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Adjust Display Settings - Sony Xperia Z3v
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Airplane Mode - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
DTMF - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Reset All Settings - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Restriction Settings - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
USB Debugging Mode - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If your computer/PC doesn't recognize your wireless device / USB when it's inserted/connected, this may help. 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.

Email/Gmail

Unlock a Gmail™ Account
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to unlock your Gmail Account if you don't know your username or password.
Create Gmail Account
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Update the Gmail Password - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Recover Gmail™ Sign-in Information
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to reset your Google/GMail account if you are having problems.
Launch Good Mobile Messaging - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Standard Email Messaging Ports
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Import Contacts From a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) / vCard file - Gmail™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This helps import contacts/numbers to Gmail from a saved file (.csv). 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.
Change Password - Good Mobile Messaging - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to change your Good Mobile Messaging password on Android devices.
Configure the Email Client to Leave Messages on Server after Retrieval
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This often helps if you get emails on your computer/PC but not on your phone. If you're having other issues with your phone/device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Export Contacts as a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) / vCard File - Gmail
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to export contacts from your Gmail account to a CSV file.
Delete Gmail™ Messages - Android® 
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Gmail™ Messages - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to view a Gmail message on your device.
Account Sync Settings - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Configure the Email Client to Leave Messages on Server after Retrieval - Windows®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This often helps if you get emails on your computer/PC but not on your phone. If you're having other issues with your phone/device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Gmail™ Notifications - Android® 
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Reply to a Gmail™ Message - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Gmail™ Auto Signature - Android® 
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove Corporate Email Account (Exchange ActiveSync) - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Removing then re-adding a corporate email account (Exchange ActiveSync) often fixes login / not receiving email issues. 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.
Remove Gmail™ Account - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Removing then re-adding a Gmail account often fixes login / not receiving email issues. 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.
View Gmail™ Account Address / Username - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to view your Gmail email address and username.
Configure the Email Client to Leave Messages on Server after Retrieval - Macintosh®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This often helps if you get emails on your computer/PC but not on your phone. If you're having other issues with your phone/device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Delete Email Messages - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Gmail™ Sync - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Reply to an Email Message - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
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 - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Find My Phone

How to Find Your Phone
[How to Use Guide]
Learn how to locate a lost or stolen device. Find instructions for using a recovery method for your Android, Apple, Windows, Blackberry or Basic phone.
Turn Find My Device On / Off - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's info on how to remotely locate, lock, ring or erase your Android device.
Remotely Lock Device - Find My Device - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to remotely locate and lock your device.
Remotely Erase Device - Find My Device - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's info on how to remotely locate and erase your Android device.
Remotely Ring Device - Find My Device - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to cause your Android device to remotely ring so you can locate it.
Remotely Locate Device - Find My Device - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you would like to locate your device remotely, view this info.

Gestures & Motions

Gestures - Google Maps™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Google Backup & restore

GPS & Location Based Services

E911 Compliance FAQs
[FAQs]
Review information about calling 911 from your mobile phone.
Find Driving Directions - Google™ Maps
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Wireless Location Based Services FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about location based services.
Find Current Location - Google Maps™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Download an Offline Map (Google Maps™)
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Improving GPS Performance
[Device-Specific Instructions]
GPS Location Settings - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to view / change GPS location settings, which can affect battery life and location accuracy.
Add Layers - Google Maps™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Home Screen

Add Widgets to Home Screen - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Capture a Screenshot - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Touch Screen Settings - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add Home Screen Panels - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add Folders to Home Screen - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Rename Home Screen Folder - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Home Screen Panels - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Signal Strength - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot FAQs
[FAQs]
Get an Internet connection by accessing your device's Wi Fi using Mobile Hotspot. Learn how to connect devices. Understand how your plan will be charged.
Mobile Hotspot Settings - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Tethered Modem Connection - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Internet & Web Browser

View Browser History - Android
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Allow / Block Browser Cookies - Chrome™ Browser - Android® 
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you can't browse the internet or view website images via the Chrome browser on your device, view this info.
Save Pictures from Browser - Chrome™ Browser - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to save a photo on your Android Chrome Browser.
Disable Work Offline - Internet Browser
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to check if you're offline if you can't connect to the internet via computer with Internet Explorer, Chrome or Firefox.
Turn JavaScript On / Off - Chrome™ Browser - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you can't view web pages on your device, checking your JavaScript settings often helps.
Determining Internet Connection Speeds
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If your connection speeds are slower than expected here's info on how you can test them.
Reboot the Router
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you can't connect to your Wi-Fi router, rebooting or restarting the may help.
Clear Temporary Internet Files - Chrome™ Browser - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're getting a 'page cannot be displayed' error or can't browse the internet, follow these steps.
Access Websites - Chrome™ Browser - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to access the Chrome browser on your Android device.
Capture a Screenshot - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove Wi-Fi Connection - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn Data On / Off - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Web Browser - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Keyboard

Turn Voice Input On / Off - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to use voice input instead of the keyboard on your Android device to type hands-free.

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.
Language Selection - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Lock, Unlock, Password & Security

Unlock Screen - Sony Xperia® Z3v
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To unlock the screen on your Sony Xperia Z3V, check out this info.
Set Up Screen Lock - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Unblock SIM PIN - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Change Device Password - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn Off Screen Lock - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Modify SIM PIN - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Memory/Storage

View Storage Meter / Upgrade Memory - Verizon Cloud - Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to increase or check your Verizon Cloud storage space via the Cloud website.
Format SD Card via PC
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Insert SD Card - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Check Memory - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Format SD Card - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove SD Card - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Music

Rename a Music Playlist - Google Play™ Music - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to rename a music playlist via the Google Play Music app.
Create Music Playlist - Google Play™ Music - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to create a music playlist via the Google Play Music app.
Play Music Files - Google Play™ Music - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to play music files via the Google Play Music app.
Add a Song to a Music Playlist - Google Play™ Music - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to add a song to a music playlist via the Google Play Music app.
Delete a Music Playlist - Google Play™ Music - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to delete a music playlist via the Google Play Music app.
Remove a Song from a Music Playlist - Google Play™ Music - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to remove a song from a music playlist via the Google Play Music app.
Media Share - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Navigating & Multitasking

View Home Screen Panels - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Near Field Communication (NFC)

Tap & Pay - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn NFC On / Off - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Transfer Data via Android Beam - Sony Xperia® Z3v
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To wirelessly transfer data from your Xperia Z3V to another NFC-capable device, view this info.

Operating System & Software

Android Operating System (OS) FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about the Android operating system, including what it is, how to find your version, how to get an update and more.
Factory Data Reset (Powered Off) - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
A hard reset may help with: screen not working (blank or frozen screen), application issues (app crashing, app freezing, app running slow), keypad/touch screen not working, audio problems (can't hear, making noises), not being able to place or receive calls, device not syncing. Before performing a hard...
Sony Xperia Z3v Software Update
[Updates]
Discover the benefits of the most recent software update and view instructions to see how to download the software to your device.
Remove Ransomware From the Device - Android
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Factory Data Reset (Powered On) - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
A hard reset may help with: screen not working (blank or frozen screen), application issues (app crashing, app freezing, app running slow), keypad/touch screen not working, audio problems (can't hear, making noises), not being able to place or receive calls, device not syncing. Before performing a hard...
View Software Version - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

SIM Card

4G LTE SIM Card FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about 4G LTE SIM cards, which are necessary for using our 4G LTE network with your mobile device.
Locate the 4G SIM PIN / PUK - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're unable to make or receive calls or connect to the internet, this could help.
4G SIM Card Tips and Tricks
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View SIM Card Number - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Insert SIM Card - Sony Xperia® Z3v
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Inserting/Removing a SIM is helpful when receiving activation errors (SIM not detected/Not valid/failure/not recognized/misaligned), having trouble with the browser or have a blank/frozen screen on a 4G device. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant....
Remove SIM Card - Sony Xperia® Z3v
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Inserting/Removing a SIM is helpful when receiving activation errors (SIM not detected/not valid/failure/not recognized/misaligned), having trouble with the browser or have a blank/frozen screen on a 4G device. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant....
Turn SIM PIN On / Off - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Unblock SIM PIN - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Find your 4G SIM PIN / PUK
[How to Use Guide]
Learn how to find the SIM PIN and PUK numbers for your 4G LTE SIM card.
Modify SIM PIN - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Social Networking

Manage Facebook® Privacy
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Sounds, Volume & Audio

Resolve Volume Issues
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Vibrate Mode - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Volume Controls - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
When you aren't getting notifications or your device doesn't vibrate/ring when receiving calls/texts/emails, you might need to adjust volume controls. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you...
Speakerphone - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Text & Multimedia Messaging

Create and Send a Text Message - Verizon Wireless Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to send a text message from your computer/PC via your My Verizon account.
Messaging / Texting FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about sending and receiving texts, including how to block unwanted texts, restore deleted texts and troubleshoot issues.
Verizon Messages - Basic Use
[Video]
Learn about the basic use of Verizon Messages, a text messaging app that lets you easily send and receive messages, attach photos to texts or group message.
Length: 1:24
Text to Landline FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about sending a text message to a non-mobile phone, including how much it costs and how the recipient will get the message.
Send Picture/Video Message using Email
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Verizon Messages - On the Move
[Video]
With Verizon Messages, schedule a message to be sent at a later time or date and use driving mode to stay safe while you're on the road.
Length: 2:04
Verizon Messages - Getting Creative
[Video]
Add a personal touch to your messages with some of the easy tools in Verizon Messages. Customize pictures, and even send an eGift from one of over 30 merchants.
Length: 1:31
Ensure the 10-digit Mobile Number or Email Address is Entered Correctly for International Messages
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to troubleshoot sending an international text message.
Cancel Text Messaging Subscriptions
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Cut, Copy and Paste Text - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Auto Receive Messages - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Delete Messages - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Text Message Signature - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Text Message Signature - Sony Xperia® Z3v
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Text Messages - Sony Xperia® Z3v
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts

Top 10 Things to Do with Your New Smartphone
[General Information]
Learn how to set up your new smartphone with important features and functions. Get the most out of your new phone with this list of practical tips.
Access Menus with Long Press - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Capture a Screenshot - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Visual & Hearing Accessibility

Turn TalkBack On / Off - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to turn on TalkBack settings for your Android device.
Accessibility Settings - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to configure common accessibility settings for your Android smartphone or tablet.
TTY Settings - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Wallpapers/Theme

Set Wallpaper - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Wi-Fi & Network

Wi-Fi FAQs
[FAQs]
Use Wi-Fi to get a wireless connection to the Internet. Learn how to use Wi Fi to avoid data charges.
Auto Switch Between Wi-Fi & Mobile Data Networks - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To automatically switch from a weak or unstable Wi-Fi network to the Verizon Wireless cellular network to preserve a consistent data connection, view this info. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant.
Network Mode Settings - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Access Wi-Fi Direct - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a Wi-Fi Network - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove Wi-Fi Connection - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
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 - Sony Xperia® Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View MAC Address - Sony Xperia Z3V
[Device-Specific Instructions]

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