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PDF Content Summary: ENGLISH User Guide MFL68301001 (1.0) lg.com English LG L70 User Guide t Screen displays and illustrations may differ from those you see on the actual phone. t Some of the contents of this guide may not apply to your phone, depending on the software and your service provider. All information in this document is subject to change without notice. t This handset is not suitable for people who have a visual impairment due to the touch screen keyboard. t Copyright ©2014 LG Electronics, Inc. All rights reserved. LG and the LG logo are registered trademarks of LG Group and its related entities. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. t Google™, Google Maps™, Gmail™, YouTube™, Hangouts™ and Google Play™ are trademarks of Google, Inc. SERVICE ACTIVATION About this user guide Please read this user guide carefully before you use your phone and keep it handy for future reference. Should your phone fails to operate correctly, refer to the FAQ section. t Some features and service may vary by area, phone, carrier, plan and version of phone software. t Screen displays and illustrations on this user manual may differ from those you see on the actual phone. t Designs and specifications of the phone and other accessories are subject to change without any notice. 2
Table of contents SERVICE ACTIVATION ................................2 Important notice .......................................6 Getting to know your phone ...................12 1IPOF PWFSWJFX 12 *OTUBMMJOH UIF .JDSP 4*. DBSE BOE CBUUFSZ 14 $IBSHJOH ZPVS QIPOF 16 *OTFSUJOH B NJDSP4% DBSE 18 3FNPWJOH UIF NJDSP4% DBSE 19 'PSNBUUJOH UIF NJDSP4% DBSE 19 -PDLJOH BOE VOMPDLJOH UIF TDSFFO 20 Your Home screen ...................................21 5PVDI 4DSFFO UJQT 21 )PNF TDSFFO 22 Customizing the Home screen ..............22 3FUVSOJOH UP SFDFOUMZ VTFE BQQMJDBUJPOT 23 /PUJmDBUJPOT 23 Accessing notifications .........................24 Quick Settings .....................................24 Notification icons on the Status Bar .......25 &OUFSJOH UFYU 26 Entering special characters ..................27 Google account setup .............................28 Connecting to Networks and Devices ....29 8J 'J 29 Connecting to Wi-Fi networks ...............29 Turning Wi-Fi on and connecting to a Wi-Fi network ......................................29 #MVFUPPUI 29 Calls ........................................................32 .BLJOH B DBMM 32 $BMMJOH ZPVS DPOUBDUT 32 "OTXFSJOH BOE SFKFDUJOH B DBMM 32 "EKVTUJOH UIF JO DBMM WPMVNF 33 .BLJOH B TFDPOE DBMM 33 &OEJOH B $BMM 33 &OEJOH B $BMM GSPN UIF 4UBUVT #BS 34 7JFXJOH ZPVS DBMM MPHT 34 $BMM TFUUJOHT 34 Contacts ..................................................35 4FBSDIJOH GPS B DPOUBDU 35 "EEJOH B OFX DPOUBDU 35 'BWPSJUF $POUBDUT 35 $SFBUJOH B HSPVQ 36 Messaging ...............................................37 $POWFSTBUJPO WJFX 37 4FOEJOH B NFTTBHF 37 6TJOH TNJMJFT 38 $IBOHJOH ZPVS NFTTBHF TFUUJOHT 38 4FU .FTTBHJOH BT UIF EFGBVMU NFTTBHJOH BQQ 38 Email .......................................................39 .BOBHJOH BO FNBJM BDDPVOU 39 8PSLJOH XJUI BDDPVOU GPMEFST 39 $PNQPTJOH BOE TFOEJOH FNBJM 40
Table of contents Camera ....................................................41 (FUUJOH UP LOPX UIF WJFXmOEFS 41 6TJOH UIF BEWBODFE TFUUJOHT 42 5BLJOH B RVJDL QIPUP 43 0ODF ZPVhWF UBLFO B QIPUP 44 7JFXJOH ZPVS TBWFE QIPUPT 45 Camcorder ..............................................46 (FUUJOH UP LOPX UIF WJFXmOEFS 46 6TJOH UIF BEWBODFE TFUUJOHT 47 3FDPSEJOH B RVJDL WJEFP 48 "GUFS SFDPSEJOH B WJEFP 48 8BUDIJOH ZPVS TBWFE WJEFPT 49 "EKVTUJOH UIF WPMVNF XIFO WJFXJOH B WJEFP 49 Functions ................................................50 (VFTU .PEF 50 ,OPDL $PEF 50 ,OPDL0/ 51 1MVH 1PQ 51 2VJDL.FNP 52 Using the QuickMemo options ..............53 Viewing the saved QuickMemo .............53 24MJEF 54 Multimedia ..............................................55 (BMMFSZ 55 Viewing pictures ..................................55 Zooming in and out ..............................55 Playing videos .....................................55 Viewing photo options ..........................56 Deleting images and videos ..................56 Setting as wallpaper ............................56 7JEFPT 56 Playing a video ....................................56 .VTJD 57 Add music files to your phone ...............57 Transfer music using Media sync (MTP) 58 Playing a song .....................................58 Utilities ....................................................60 4FUUJOH ZPVS BMBSN 60 6TJOH ZPVS DBMDVMBUPS 60 "EEJOH BO FWFOU UP ZPVS DBMFOEBS 60 5IJOL'SFF 7JFXFS 61 -( #BDLVQ 61 About backing up and restoring smartphone data .................................61 Backup your smart phone data .............62 Scheduling automatic backups .............62 Restoring smartphone data...................63 (PPHMF 63 7PJDF 4FBSDI 64 %PXOMPBET 64 The Web ..................................................65 Web 65 Using the Web toolbar ..........................65 Viewing webpages ...............................65 Opening a page ...................................65 Searching the web by voice ..................66 Bookmarks ..........................................66 History ................................................66
4 $ISPNF 66 Viewing webpages ...............................66 Opening a page ...................................66 Syncing with other devices ...................67 Settings ...................................................68 "DDFTT UIF 4FUUJOHT NFOV 68 /FUXPSLT 68 4PVOE 70 %JTQMBZ 71 (FOFSBM 73 Phone software update ..........................80 1IPOF TPGUXBSF VQEBUF 80 -( .PCJMF 1IPOF 4PGUXBSF VQEBUF WJB 0WFS UIF "JS 05" 80 Trademarks .............................................82 5SBEFNBSLT 82 Accessories .............................................83 Troubleshooting ......................................84 For Your Safety........................................88 5 Important notice Before you start using the phone, please read this! Please check to see if any problems you have encountered with your phone are described in this section before taking the phone in for service or calling a service representative. 1. Phone Memory In order to make more memory available, you will have to manage your applications and delete some data, such as applications or messages. Managing applications 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > General tab > Apps. 2 When the list of applications appears, scroll and tap the application you want to disable. 3 Tap Uninstall and then tap OK to confirm that you want to uninstall the desired application. To stop applications 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > General tab > Apps. and select the RUNNING tab. 2 Select the desired application and tap Stop to stop it. 2. Optimizing Battery Life You can extend your battery’s life between charges by turning off features that you don’t need to run constantly in the background. You can also monitor how applications and system resources consume battery power. To extend the life of your battery t Turn off radio communications that you aren’t using, such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or GPS. t Lower screen brightness and set a shorter screen timeout. 6 t Turn off automatic syncing for Gmail™, Calendar, Contacts, and other applications. t Some applications you have downloaded may cause your battery power to be reduced. t While using downloaded applications, check the battery charged level. To view the battery charge level 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > General tab > About phone > Battery. 2 The battery status (charging or discharging) and level are displayed on the top menu of the screen. To monitor and control what uses the battery 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > General tab > About phone > Battery > Battery use. 2 The bottom of the screen displays battery usage time and also lists applications or services using battery power from greatest amount to least. 3. Installing an Open Source Operating System Installing an open source operating system on your phone and not using the operating system provided by the manufacturer can cause your phone to malfunction. Warning! t If you install and use an OS other than the one provided by the manufacturer, your phone is no longer covered by the warranty. t To protect your phone and personal data, download applications only from trusted sources, such as Play Store. If some applications are not properly installed on your phone, your phone may not work properly- or serious errors may occur. You will need to uninstall those applications and all of its data and settings from the phone. 7 Important notice 4. Using a screen lock Set a screen lock to secure your phone from unauthorized use. To set the screen lock, follow the process below. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Display tab > Lock screen > Select screen lock and select from None, Swipe, Knock Code, Face Unlock, Pattern, PIN or Password. NOTE: In case that you have trouble with Face Unlock, you can unlock the screen with a pattern and/or PIN as a backup. Warning! Take precautions when using an Unlock Pattern, PIN, or Password. It is very important that you remember the screen unlock information you set. You are allowed 5 attempts to enter your screen unlock information. If you used up all 5 opportunities, you will have to wait 30 seconds to attempt unlocking the phone again. When you can’t recall your screen lock: If you logged into a Google account on the phone and failed to use the correct screen lock 5 times, tap the Forgot button. You will be required to sign in with your Google account and prompted to create a new unlock pattern. If you have set a backup PIN, you can unlock the screen by entering the backup PIN. If you haven’t created a Google account on the phone or you forgot your PIN or Password, you need to perform a hard reset. 5. Using Hard Reset (Factory Reset) If your phone needs to be restored to its original condition, use a Hard Reset to initialize your phone. 8 Warning! If you perform a Hard Reset, all user applications and user data will be deleted. Please remember to back up any important data before performing a Hard Reset. 1 Turn the phone off. 2 Press and hold the Power/Lock Key + Volume Down Key at the same time. 3 Release the Power/Lock Key only when the LG logo is displayed, then immediately press and hold it again. 4 Release all of the keys when the Factory data reset screen is displayed. 5 Press the Volume Down Key to scroll to Yes, then press the Power/Lock Key to confirm. 6 Press the Volume Down Key to scroll to Yes once again, then press the Power/ Lock Key to confirm. 7 Your phone performs a factory reset. 6. Using Safe Mode To recover your phone when malfunctioning. 1 Turn off your phone and reboot. When you see the LG animation press and hold the Volume Down Key until the phone reboots. Your main screen will then be displayed with the words “Safe mode” in the lower left corner. 2 From the Home screen, tap the Menu Key and tap All settings > General tab > Apps. 3 Tap one of the available tabs at the top of the screen and select the application you wish to uninstall. 4 Tap Uninstall and OK to confirm. 5 After uninstalling the application, turn off and reboot your phone. 9 Important notice 7. Using a microSD Card Pictures, music and video files, can be saved to external memory. Before saving these files to external memory, you need to insert a microSD card. If you have not inserted a microSD card, your items will be saved to internal memory. Warning! Do not remove the microSD card without unmounting it first. Otherwise, it may damage the microSD card as well as your phone, and the data stored on the microSD card may be corrupted. To unmount the microSD card, from the Home screen, tap the Menu Key and tap All settings > General tab > Storage > Unmount SD card. 8. Connecting Your Phone to a Computer via USB 1 Use the USB cable that was provided with your phone to connect the phone to a USB port on your computer. You’ll receive a notification that the USB is connected and can see USB connection type pop-up. 2 Tap Media sync (MTP) to confirm that you want to transfer files between your phone’s microSD card and the computer. When the phone is connected as USB storage, you receive a notification. Your phone’s microSD card is installed as a drive on your computer. You can now copy files to and from the microSD card. 9. Opening and Switching Applications Multi-tasking is easy with Android because you can keep more than one application running at the same time. There’s no need to quit an application before opening another. Use and switch between several open applications. Android manages each application, stopping and starting them as needed to ensure that idle applications don’t consume resources unnecessarily. 10 TIP! To return to a recent application, press and hold the Menu Key . The screen then displays a list of applications you have recently used. 10. Unlock the Screen Your screen will go dark if untouched for a period of time when using a data connection. To turn on your screen, press the Power/Lock Key . 11. Hold the Phone Straight Up Please hold the mobile phone straight up as a regular phone. While making/receiving calls or sending/receiving data, try to avoid holding the lower part of the phone where the antenna is located. It may affect call quality. 12. When the Screen Freezes If the phone does not respond to user input or the screen freezes: Remove the battery, reinsert it, then turn the phone on. OR Press and hold the Power/Lock Key for 10 seconds to turn it off. If it still does not work, please contact the service center. 13. Do Not Connect Your Phone When You Power On/ Off Your PC Make sure to disconnect your phone from the PC when powering your PC on or off as it might result in PC errors. 11 Getting to know your phone Phone overview Earpiece Proximity Sensor Front-Facing Camera Lens Use to take a picture of yourself or to video chat on supported applications. Power/Lock Key t Press and hold to power on and off, restart, enable and disable Airplane mode, or change the ringer type. t Turns your screen on and off and locks it. Touch screen Back Key t Returns to the previous screen. t Closes pop-up menus and dialog boxes. Menu Key t Displays available options for the current screen or app. t Press and hold to view a list of the most recently used apps. Home Key t Returns to the Home screen from any screen. t Press and hold to open Google Now. NOTE: Proximity sensor When receiving and making calls, the proximity sensor automatically turns the backlight off and locks the touch screen by sensing when the phone is near your ear. This extends battery life and prevents you from unintentionally activating the touch screen during calls. Warning! Placing a heavy object on the phone or sitting on it can damage the LCD and touch screen functions. Do not cover the LCD proximity sensor with protective film. This could cause the sensor to malfunction. 12 TIP! t Tap the Menu Key whenever you open an application to check what options are available. t If your phone has errors when you use it or you cannot turn it on, remove the battery, install it again and turn it on after 5 seconds. Power/Lock Key Volume keys t On the Home screen: Controls ringer volume
t During a call: Controls your earpiece volume t When playing a song: Controls volume continuously Micro SIM card slot Back-Facing Camera Lens Flash microSD Card Slot Earphone Jack Microphone Charger/USB Port Back Cover Battery Speaker
13 Getting to know your phone Installing the Micro SIM card and battery Before you can start exploring your new phone, you’ll need to set it up. To insert the Micro SIM card and battery: 1 Hold the phone on your hand firmly. With the other hand, lift the back cover using the Charger/USB Port located at the bottom of the phone to remove it. 14 2 Slide the Micro SIM card into the Micro SIM card slot. Make sure the gold contact area on the card is facing downwards and the notched side is inserted first (see image below). 3 Insert the battery into place by aligning the gold contacts on the phone and the battery and press the battery down . 15 Getting to know your phone 4 Align the back cover over the battery compartment and press it down until it clicks into place . Charging your phone A rechargeable Li-ion battery is used to power your phone. A USB adapter, which is included with your phone, is used to charge the battery. Ask your local sales representative for further details regarding approved batteries and chargers. Before using your phone for the first time, make sure the battery is fully charged. An uncharged battery will fully recharge after 3 hours. USB Adapter USB Cable 16 NOTE: Make sure the battery is installed before connecting the USB adapter. If the battery is not installed and the USB adapter is connected, the phone will not operate properly due to prolonged power cycling. Also, removing the battery with the USB adapter connected may damage the device. Please unplug USB adapter before removing battery. Warning! If the touch screen does not function while the phone’s in the process of charging, this may be due to an unstable power supply. If this occurs, disconnect the USB cable from the device or unplug the USB adapter from the power outlet. 1 Connect the USB adapter and USB cable. 2 Plug the USB cable (as shown below) into the phone’s Charger/USB Port. NOTE: The battery must be fully charged initially to improve battery lifetime. 17 Getting to know your phone Inserting a microSD card You can expand the available memory space on your phone by using a microSD™ card. Multimedia contents can be saved in the microSD card. NOTE: This device supports up to a 32GB microSD card. 1 Remove the back cover. 2 Insert the microSD card into the slot. Make sure the gold contact area is facing downwards. 18 Removing the microSD card To safely remove the microSD card from your phone, first you need to unmount it. 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > General tab > Storage > Unmount SD card. 2 Remove the back cover and battery, then gently pull the microSD card from the slot. Warning! Do not remove the microSD card without unmounting it first. Otherwise, it may damage the microSD card as well as your phone, and the data stored on the microSD card may be corrupted. Formatting the microSD card Warning! All files stored on your microSD card are deleted when you format the card. 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > General tab > Storage. 2 Tap Erase SD card (twice). 19 Getting to know your phone 3 If you set a screen lock, enter it and tap Erase everything. The card will then be formatted and ready to use. NOTE: If there is content on your microSD card, the folder structure may be different after formatting since all the files will have been deleted. Locking and unlocking the screen If you do not use the phone for a while, the screen will be automatically turned off and locked. This helps to prevent accidental touches and saves battery power. When you are not using the your phone, press the Power/Lock Key to lock your phone. If there are any programs running when you lock your screen, they may be still running in Lock mode. It is recommended that you exit all programs before entering Lock mode to avoid unnecessary charges (e.g. phone calls, web access and data communications). To wake up your phone, press the Power/Lock Key . The Lock screen will appear. Touch and slide the Lock screen in any direction to unlock your Home screen. The last screen you viewed will open. 20 Your Home screen Touch Screen tips Here are some tips on how to navigate on your phone. Tap or touch – A single finger tap selects items, links, shortcuts and letters on the on-screen keyboard. Touch and hold – Touch and hold an item on the screen by touching it and not lifting your finger until an action occurs. For example, to open a contact's available options, touch and hold the contact in the Contacts list until the context menu opens. Drag – Touch and hold an item for a moment and then, without lifting your finger, move your finger on the screen until you reach the target position. You can drag items on the Home screen to reposition them. Swipe or slide – To swipe or slide, quickly move your finger across the surface of the screen, without pausing when you first touch it (so you don’t drag an item instead). For example, you can slide the screen up or down to scroll through a list, or browse through the different Home screens by swiping from left to right (and vice versa). Double-tap – Double-tap to zoom on a webpage or a map. For example, quickly double-tap a section of a webpage to adjust that section to fit the width of the screen. You can also double-tap to zoom in and out after taking a picture (using the Camera), and when using Maps. Pinch-to-Zoom – Use your index finger and thumb in a pinching or spreading motion to zoom in or out when using the browser or Maps, or when browsing pictures. Rotate the screen – From many applications and menus, the orientation of the screen adjusts to the device's physical orientation. NOTE: t To select an item, touch the center of the icon. t Do not press too hard; the touch screen is sensitive enough to pick up a light, yet firm touch. t Use the tip of your finger to touch the option you want. Be careful not to touch any other keys. 21 Your Home screen Home screen Simply swipe your finger to the left or right to view the panels. You can customize each panel with apps, downloads, widgets and wallpapers. NOTE: Some screen images may be different depending on your phone provider. On your Home screen, you can view the Quick Keys icons at the bottom of the screen. These icons provide easy, one-touch access to the functions you use the most. Touch the Phone icon to bring up the touch screen dialpad to make a call. Touch the Messaging icon to access your messages and create a new message. Touch the Web icon to access to the internet. Touch the Camera icon to open the camera application. Touch the Apps icon to display all of your installed applications. To open any application, simply touch the icon in the applications list. NOTE: Some screen images may be different depending on your phone provider. NOTE: To add an icon, touch and hold the desired icon and drag it to the Quick Keys bar. Release it at the desired location. To remove an icon, touch and hold it, then drag it out of the Quick Keys bar. Customizing the Home screen You can customize your Home screen by adding apps, downloads, widgets or wallpapers. For more convenience using your phone, add your favorite apps and widgets to the Home screen. 22 To add items on your Home screen: 1 Touch and hold the empty part of the Home screen. 2 Tap the Apps or Widgets tab. 3 Drag the desired item to the desired location and lift your finger. To remove an item from the Home screen: Touch and hold the icon you want to remove, drag it to , and lift your finger. TIP! To add an application icon to the Home screen from the Apps screen, touch and hold the application you want to add and drag it to the desired location. TIP! Using folders You can add several app icons in a folder. Drop one app icon over another one on a Home screen, and a folder will be created. Returning to recently-used applications 1 Press and hold the Menu Key . The screen displays a pop-up containing the icons of applications you used recently. 2 Touch an icon to open the application. Or touch the Back Key to return to your previous screen. Notifications Notifications alert you to the arrival of new messages, calendar events, and alarms, as well as to ongoing events, such as video downloads. From the Notifications Panel, you can view your phone’s current status and pending notifications. When a notification arrives, its icon appears at the top of the screen. Icons for pending 23 Your Home screen notifications appear on the left, and system icons showing things like Wi-Fi or bat tery strength on the right. NOTE: The available options may vary depending on the region or service provider.
Pending notifications Bluetooth, Wi-Fi & battery status
Accessing notifications Swipe the Status Bar down to open the Notifications Panel. To close the Notifications Panel, swipe the bar that is at the bottom of the screen upwards. Quick Settings Use the Quick Settings to easily toggle function settings like Wi-Fi, manage display brightness and more. The Quick Settings are located at the top of the Notifications Panel. NOTE: Touch and hold an icon from the Quick Settings to view the function's settings menu. To rearrange Quick Setting items on the Notification Panel Open the Notifications Panel, scroll the Quick Settings bar to the left, and touch . You can then view and rearrange the desired items on the Quick Settings menu. To set more items to be displayed on the Notifications Panel, touch the checkmark option next to each item. 24 Notification icons on the Status Bar Notification icons appear on the Status Bar at the top of the screen to report missed calls, new messages, calendar events, device status and more. The icons listed in the table below are some of the most common ones. Icon Description Icon Description No SIM card inserted Ringer is silenced No network signal available Vibrate mode is on Airplane mode is on Battery fully charged Connected to a Wi-Fi network Battery is charging
Wired headset (with mic) connected Phone is connected to PC via USB cable
Call in progress Downloading data 25 Your Home screen Missed call Uploading data Bluetooth is on GPS is on System warning Data is synchronizing An alarm is set New Gmail message available New voicemail available New Hangouts message available New text or multimedia message Choose input method A song is currently playing NOTE: The icons location in the Status Bar may differ according to the function or service. Entering text You can enter text using the on-screen keyboard. The on-screen keyboard appears automatically on the screen when you need to enter text. To manually display the keyboard, simply touch a text field where you want to enter text. Using the keypad & entering text Tap once to capitalize the next letter you type. Double-tap for all caps. Tap to switch to the numbers and symbols keyboard. Tap to enter a space. Tap to create a new line. 26 Tap to delete the previous character. Entering special characters The on-screen keyboard allows you to enter special characters (e.g. "á"). For example, touch and hold the desired key (for example, the "a" key). After the desired character appears, slide your your finger over it and lift it off to enter it. NOTE: A character at the top right corner of a key indicates that additional characters are available for that key. 27 Google account setup When you first turn on your phone, you have the opportunity to activate the network, to sign into your Google account and select how you want to use certain Google services. To set up your Google account: t Sign into a Google account from the prompted set-up screen. OR t From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > General tab > Accounts & sync > Add account > Google. If you have a Google account, touch Existing, enter your email address and password, then touch . Otherwise, touch New and enter the necessary information to create a new Google account. Once you have set up your Google account on your phone, your phone automatically synchronizes with your Google account on the Web. Your contacts, Gmail messages, Calendar events and other information from these applications and services on the Web are synchronized with your phone. (This will depend on your synchronization settings.) After signing in, you can use Gmail™ and take advantage of Google services on your phone. 28 Connecting to Networks and Devices Wi-Fi With Wi-Fi, you can use high-speed Internet access within the coverage of the wireless access point (AP). Enjoy wireless Internet using Wi-Fi, without extra charges. Connecting to Wi-Fi networks To use Wi-Fi on your phone, you need to access a wireless access point. Some access points are open and you can simply connect to them. Others are hidden or use security features; you must configure your phone to be able to connect to them. Turn off Wi-Fi when you're not using it to extend the life of your battery. NOTE: If you are out of the Wi-Fi zone or have set Wi-Fi to off, additional charges may be applied by your mobile operator for mobile data use. Turning Wi-Fi on and connecting to a Wi-Fi network 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Networks tab > Wi-Fi. 2 Tap to turn Wi-Fi on and start scanning for available Wi-Fi networks. 3 Tap Search to see a list of active and in-range Wi-Fi networks. t Secured networks are indicated by a lock icon. 4 Touch a network to connect to it. t If the network is secured, you are prompted to enter a password or other credentials. (Ask your network administrator for details) 5 The Status Bar displays icons that indicate Wi-Fi status. Bluetooth Bluetooth is a short-range communications technology that allows you to connect wirelessly to a number of Bluetooth devices, such as headsets and hands-free car kits, and Bluetooth-enabled handhelds, computers, printers, and wireless devices. The 29 Connecting to Networks and Devices Bluetooth communication range is usually up to approximately 30 feet. Turn on Bluetooth From the Home screen, tap the Menu Key > All settings > Networks tab, then tap the Bluetooth switch to turn on the Bluetooth functionality. To make your phone visible to other devices 1 From the Home screen, tap the Menu Key > All settings > Networks tab > Bluetooth. 2 Make sure Bluetooth is turned on. 3 Tap the checkbox next to the device name. Visibility is set to 2 minutes by default. NOTE: To change the visibility time length, tap the Menu Key > Visibility timeout. Choose from 2 minutes, 5 minutes, 1 hour, or Never time out. To scan other Bluetooth devices 1 Access the Bluetooth menu and make sure that it is on. 2 Tap Search for devices. NOTE: To find other devices, place them in discoverable mode. Pairing Bluetooth devices 1 Access the Bluetooth menu and make sure that it is on. 2 Tap Search for devices. Your device will display a list of discovered in-range Bluetooth devices. 3 Tap the device you want to pair from the list. 4 Tap Pair or enter the passkey if needed, and tap OK. NOTE: Pairing between two Bluetooth devices is a one-time process. Once a pairing has been created, the devices will continue to recognize their partnership and exchange information. 30 TIP! Please consult documentation included with Bluetooth device for information on pairing mode and passcode (typically 0 0 0 0 – four zeroes). How to send data from your phone via Bluetooth You can send data via Bluetooth by running a corresponding application, not from the Bluetooth menu. t Sending pictures: Open the Gallery application and tap a picture. Then tap > Bluetooth. Check the devices if Bluetooth is turned on. Then tap the device you want to send data to from the list. t Sending contacts: Open the Contacts application. Tap the contact you want to share, then tap the Menu Key > Share > Bluetooth. Check if Bluetooth is turned on and tap Search for devices. Then tap the device you want to send data to from the list. TIP! t The supported Bluetooth version is Bluetooth 4.0 and certified by Bluetooth SIG. It is compatible with other Bluetooth SIG certified devices. t Due to different specifications and features of other Bluetooth-compatible devices, display and operations may be different, and functions such as transfer or exchange may not be possible with all Bluetooth compatible devices. t Supported profiles are HFP/HSP, A2DP, AVRCP, OPP, FTP(Server), HID, MAP and PBAP. To switch between a Bluetooth headset and the phone When a Bluetooth headset is paired and connected to your phone, you can conduct calls on the headset for hands-free conversation. During a call, you can opt to use the Bluetooth headset or just the phone. NOTE: Tap the Bluetooth button to switch the call from the phone to the Bluetooth device, or vice versa. 31 Calls Making a call 1 From the Home screen, tap Phone to open the dial pad. 2 Enter the number on the keypad. To delete a digit, tap Clear . 3 Tap Call to make a call. 4 To end a call, tap End . TIP! To enter “+” to make international calls, touch and hold . Calling your contacts 1 From the Home screen, tap Contacts to open your contacts. 2 Scroll through the contact list or tap the Search contacts box and enter the first letter(s) of the contact you want to call. You can also tap a letter along the right side of the screen to access names starting with the chosen letter. 3 In the list that is displayed, tap the contact you want to call. 4 In the Contact Info screen, tap the phone number you wish to call. Answering and rejecting a call To answer an incoming call when the screen is locked or unlocked, swipe Answer in any direction. Swipe Decline in any direction to decline an incoming call. TIP! Decline with message You can send a message quickly using this function. This is useful if you need to reject a call with message during a meeting. 32 Adjusting the in-call volume To adjust the in-call volume during a call, use the Volume Keys on the left side of the phone. Making a second call 1 During your initial call, tap the Menu Key and select Add call. 2 Dial the number or search your contacts. 3 Tap Call to connect the call. 4 Both calls will be displayed on the call screen. Your initial call will be put on hold. 5 Tap the call entry on the screen to toggle between active calls or tap Merge calls to merge the calls. 6 To end active calls, tap End . If there is no active call, it will end the call on Hold. Ending a Call Tap End to end a call. NOTE: To redial recent numbers, touch Redial at the end of the call or find the number within the Call logs and tap Call to the right of the entry. If you exit the current call screen and return to the Home screen, you will be notified that you are still on an active call by the green phone icon within the Status Bar. 33 Calls Ending a Call from the Status Bar 1 Touch and drag the Status Bar down to open the Notifications Panel. 2 Tap End call to end the currently active call. Viewing your call logs From the Home screen, tap Phone , then tap the Call logs tab. View a complete list of all dialed, received, and missed voice calls. TIP! Tap any single call log entry to view the date, time, and duration of the call. TIP! Tap the Menu Key , then tap Delete to delete entries individually or Delete all to delete all. Call settings You can configure phone call settings, such as call forwarding, and other special features offered by your carrier. 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Networks tab. 2 Tap Call and set any desired options. 34 Contacts You can add contacts on your phone and synchronize them with the contacts in your Google account or other accounts that support syncing contacts. Searching for a contact 1 From the Home screen, tap Contacts to open your contacts. 2 Tap the Search contacts box and enter the contact name using the keypad. You can also tap a letter along the right side of the screen to access names starting with the chosen letter. Adding a new contact 1 From the Home screen, tap Phone and enter the new contact’s number. 2 Tap the Menu Key > Add to Contacts > New contact. Select the desired account (if applicable). 3 If you want to add a picture to the new contact, tap . Choose from Take photo to take a picture using the camera or Select from Gallery. Then browse for an image and select it. 4 Tap to enter more specific name information. 5 Enter the details about your contact. 6 Tap Save to save the contact entry. Favorite Contacts You can classify frequently called contacts as favorites. To add a contact to your favorites 1 From the Home screen, tap Contacts to open your contacts. 2 Tap a contact to view its details. 3 Tap the star to the right of the contact’s name. The star turns gold and the contact 35 Contacts is added to your favorites. To remove a contact from your favorites list 1 From the Home screen, tap Contacts to open your contacts. 2 Tap the Favorites tab to view your favorite contacts. 3 Tap a contact to view its details. 4 Tap the gold star to the right of the contact’s name. The star turns grey and the contact is removed from your favorites. Creating a group 1 From the Home screen, tap Contacts to open your contacts. 2 Tap the Groups tab, then tap the Menu Key and select New group. 3 Enter a name for the new group. You can also set a ringtone for the group. 4 Tap Add members and add the desired contacts to the group. 5 Tap Save to save the group. NOTE: If you delete a group, the contacts assigned to that group will not be lost. They will remain in your contacts. 36 Messaging Your phone combines text and multimedia messages into one intuitive, easy-to-use menu. Warning! The LG Messaging app should be set up as the default messaging app. If not, some message functions will be limited. Conversation view Messages exchanged with another party are displayed in chronological order and message threads so that you can conveniently see an overview of your conversations. Sending a message 1 From the Home screen, tap Messaging , then tap Compose to create a new message. 2 Enter a contact name or phone number in the To field. As you enter the contact name, matching contacts appear. You can tap a suggested recipient. You can also add multiple contacts. 3 Tap the text field to start entering your message. 4 Tap the Menu Key to open the options menu. Choose from any of the available options. 5 Tap to send your message. Warning! The 160-character limit may vary from country to country depending on how the text message is coded and the language used in the message. Warning! If an image, video, or audio file is added to a text message, it will be automatically converted into a multimedia message and your service plan will be charged accordingly. 37 Messaging NOTE: When you get a text message during a call, there will be an audible notification. Using smilies Liven up your messages using smilies. When writing a new message, tap or tap the Menu Key > Insert smiley. Changing your message settings Your phone’s message settings are predefined, so you can send messages immediately. You can change the settings based on your preferences. t From the Home screen, tap Messaging > Menu Key > Settings. Set Messaging as the default messaging app 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > More... 2 Tap Default message app and select Messaging. 38 Email You can use the Email application to read emails from services like Gmail. The Email application supports the following account types: POP3, IMAP and Exchange. Your service provider or system administrator can provide you with the account settings you need. Managing an email account The first time you open the Email application, a set-up wizard opens to help you to set up an email account. After the initial setup, Email displays the contents of your inbox. If you have added more than one account, you can switch among accounts. To add another email account: t Press the Home Key and tap Apps > Apps tab > Email > Menu Key > Settings > Add account. To change an email account's settings: t Press the Home Key and tap Apps > Apps tab > Email > Menu Key > Settings. Tap General settings to change settings that affect all accounts. Tap an individual account to change settings only for that account. To delete an email account: t Press the Home Key and tap Apps > Apps tab > Email > Menu Key > Settings > Menu Key > Remove account > Select the account to delete > Remove > Yes. Working with account folders Open the Email application and tap the Menu Key and select Folders. Each account has an Inbox, Outbox, Sent and Drafts folder. Depending on the features supported by your account’s service provider, you may have additional folders. 39 Email Composing and sending email To compose and send a message 1 While in the Email application, tap Compose . 2 Enter an address for the message’s intended recipient. As you enter text, matching addresses will be proposed from your Contacts. Separate multiple addresses using semicolons. 3 Tap to attach files, if required. 4 Enter the subject and your message 5 Tap to send the message. TIP! When a new email arrives in your Inbox, you will be notified by a sound or vibration. Tap the email notification to stop receiving notifications. 40 Camera To open the Camera application, tap Camera on the Home screen. Getting to know the viewfinder Flash – Choose from Off , On , Auto . Swap camera – Switch between the rear–facing camera lens and the front–facing camera lens. Shot mode – Choose from Normal, Panorama, Continuous shot or Sports. Settings – Tap this icon to open the settings menu. Video mode – Tap and slide down this icon to switch to video mode. Capture button – Captures a picture. Gallery – Tap to view the last photo you captured. This enables you to access your Gallery and view saved photos while in camera mode. NOTE: Please ensure the camera lens is clean before taking pictures. 41 Camera Using the advanced settings In the viewfinder, tap to open the advanced options. You can change the camera settings by scrolling through the list. After selecting the option, tap the Back Key . To take a photo, say one of the following words: Cheese, Smile, Whiskey, Kimchi or LG. Defines and controls the amount of sunlight entering the photo. Tap to select the focus mode. Selects photo resolution. If you choose high resolution, file size will increase, which means you will be able to store fewer photos in the memory. The ISO rating determines the sensitivity of the camera's light sensor. The higher the ISO, the more sensitive the camera. This is useful in darker conditions when you cannot use the flash. Improves color quality in various lighting conditions. Applies artistic effects to your pictures. Sets a delay after the capture button is pressed. This is ideal if you want to be in the photo. If you set Auto review on, it will automatically display the picture that was just taken. Activate this to use your phone's location-based services. NOTE: This function is available when the GPS function is active or connected network. Selects a shutter sound. 42 Allows you to use the Volume Key for capturing photos or for zoom. Select where you want to save your photos. Opens the help guide to know how a function operates. Restores all camera default settings. TIP! t When you exit the camera, some settings return to their defaults, such as white balance, color effect, timer and scene mode. Check these before you take your next photo. t The setting menu is superimposed over the viewfinder, so when you change photo color or quality elements, you will see a preview of the changed image behind the Settings menu. Taking a quick photo 1 Open the Camera application and point the lens toward the subject your want to photograph. 2 Focus boxes will appear in the center of the viewfinder screen. You can also tap anywhere on the screen to focus on that spot. 3 When the focus box turns green, the camera has focused on your subject. 4 Tap to capture the photo. 43 Camera Once you've taken a photo Touch the image preview in the bottom right corner of the screen to view the last photo you took. The following options are available: Touch to take another photo immediately. Touch to share your photo with others using any of the available methods. Touch to delete the photo. TIP! If you have a social networking account and set it up on your phone, you can share your photo with your social networking community. NOTE: Additional charges may apply when multimedia messages are downloaded while roaming. Touch the Menu Key to open all advanced options. Set image as – Tap to use the photo as Contact photo, Home screen wallpaper, Lock screen wallpaper or Wallpaper. Move – Tap to move the photo to another place. Copy – Tap to copy the selected photo and save it to another album. Copy to Clip Tray – Tap to copy the photo to the Clip Tray feature. Rename – Tap to edit the name of the selected photo. Rotate left/right – Allows you to rotate left or right. Crop – Crop your photo. Move your finger across the screen to select the area to be cropped. Edit – View and edit the photo. Slideshow – Automatically shows you the images in the current folder one after the other. 44 Add location – Allows you to add the location information. Details – Find out more information about the contents. Viewing your saved photos You can access your saved photos when in camera mode. Just tap the image preview in the bottom of the screen and your Gallery will be displayed. t To view more photos, scroll left or right. t To zoom in or out, double-tap the screen or place two fingers and spread them apart (move your fingers closer together to zoom out). 45 Camcorder To open the Camcorder application, tap Apps > Camera . Then slide down to to toggle from Camera to Camcorder mode. Getting to know the viewfinder Flash – Choose from Off , On , Auto . Swap camera – Switch between the rear–facing camera lens and the front-facing camera lens. Recording mode – Choose from Normal or Live effect. Settings – Tap this icon to open the settings menu. Camera mode – Tap and slide up this icon to switch to camera mode. Record – Tap to start recording. Gallery – Tap to view the last video you recorded. This enables you to access your Gallery and view your saved videos while in video mode. TIP! When recording a video, place two fingers on the screen and pinch to use the Zoom function. 46 Using the advanced settings Using the viewfinder, touch to open all the advanced options. Tap to set the size (in pixels) of the video you are recording. Defines and controls of the amount of sunlight entering the lens. Slide the brightness indicator along the bar towards “-” for a lower brightness video or towards “+” for a higher brightness video. Improves color quality in various lighting conditions. Choose a color tone to use for your new view. If you turn Auto review on, it will automatically play the video you just recorded. Activate this to use your phone's location-based services. NOTE: This function is available when the GPS function is active or connected network. Allows you to use the the Volume Key for recording videos or for zoom. Select where you want to save your videos. Opens the help guide to know how a function operates. Restores all camera default settings. 47 Camcorder Recording a quick video 1 Open the Camera application and slide the Video mode button. 2 The video camera viewfinder appears on the screen. 3 Point the lens towards the subject you wish to capture in your video. 4 Tap once to start recording. 5 A red light will appear at the top left corner of the viewfinder with a timer showing the length of the video. 6 Tap on the screen to stop recording. TIP! – Tap to capture a screen shot while recording a video. – Tap to pause while recording a video. After recording a video Touch the image preview in the bottom right corner of the screen to view the video. The following options are available: Touch to record another video immediately. Touch to share your video with others using any of the available methods. Touch to delete the video. 48 Watching your saved videos 1 In the viewfinder, touch the image preview in the bottom of the screen. 2 Your Gallery will appear on the screen. 3 Tap to play the video automatically. Adjusting the volume when viewing a video To adjust the volume of a video while it is playing, use the Volume Keys on the left side of the phone. 49 Functions Guest Mode To protect your privacy or limit some applications to your children, you can use the Guest mode. When you lend your phone to others, you can limit the applications you want them to have access to. NOTE: To use the Guest mode, the pattern lock should be set in advance. 1 Press the Home Key and tap Apps > Apps tab > Settings > General tab > Guest mode. 2 Tap Set pattern and draw the pattern you want to use to unlock the screen for Guest Mode. 3 Tap Set apps, then tap and select the apps you want to make available for Guest Mode. 4 Tap the switch to enable this mode. Knock Code You can unlock the screen when the screen is off by tapping the correct area and sequence. To activate Knock Code feature 1 Press the Home Key and tap Apps > Apps tab > Settings > Display tab > Lock screen > Select screen lock > Knock Code. 2 This opens a screen that will guide you through setting a Knock Code. You have to create a Backup PIN as a safety measure in case you forget your Knock Code. 50 KnockON The KnockON feature allows you to turn the screen on and off by simply double tapping on it. To activate KnockON feature 1 Press the Home Key and tap Apps > Apps tab > Settings > General tab > Gestures. 2 Place a checkmark on Screen on/off. Using KnockON t When the screen is off, double-tap the center of it quickly to turn it on. t To turn the screen off, double-tap the Status Bar in any screen (except on the camera viewfinder) or an empty area on the Home screen. Plug & Pop Plug & Pop allows you to quickly choose apps to use when plugging in an earphone. 1 Plug in earphone. 2 The applications panel will display and you can select an app to run. NOTE: You can edit the applications to display on the panel and set not to show the applications panel. 1 Press the Home Key and tap Apps > Apps tab > Settings > General tab > Accessory > Earphone Plug & Pop. 2 Checkmark the apps you want to display when connecting an accessory. You can drag to rearrange the order of the apps. 3 Tap the switch to turn the feature on. 51 Functions QuickMemo The QuickMemo feature allows you to create memos and capture screen shots. Capture screens, draw on them, and share them with family and friends with QuickMemo. 1 Access the QuickMemo feature by pressing both the Volume up and down keys for one second on the screen you want to capture.
OR OR Touch and slide the Status Bar downward and tap . 2 Select the desired menu option from the toolbar. Then create a memo.
52 3 Tap in the toolbar to save the memo. To exit QuickMemo at any time, tap . NOTE: Please use a fingertip while using the QuickMemo. Do not use your fingernail. Using the QuickMemo options The following options are available when using QuickMemo. Touch to keep the current memo on the screen and use the phone features simultaneously. Allows you to select the type of background image you want to use. Allows you to undo and redo previous actions. Selects the pen type and color and the cropping tool. Erases the memo that you created. Touch to share your memo with others using any of the available methods. Saves the memo in the Gallery. Viewing the saved QuickMemo From the Home screen, tap Apps > Gallery and select the QuickMemo
Functions QSlide The QSlide feature allows you to multitask by displaying up to two floating windows at a time.
OR Tap to exit QSlide and return to full window. Tap to adjust the transparency. Tap to exit QSlide. Tap to adjust the size.
1 Slide the Status Bar downwards and tap an application from the QSlide apps section. Or while using applications that support QSlide, tap . The function will be continuously displayed as a small window on your screen. 2 You can make a call, browse the Web, or choose other phone options. You can also use and tap the screen under the small windows when the transparency bar is not full. NOTE: The QSlide function can support up to two windows at the same time. 54 Multimedia Gallery You can store multimedia files in internal or external memory for easy access to all your multimedia files. Use this application to view multimedia files like pictures and videos. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Gallery . You can manage and share all your image and video files with the Gallery. NOTE: t Some file formats are not supported, depending on the software installed on the device. t Some files may not play properly, depending on how they are encoded. Viewing pictures Launching Gallery displays your available folders. When another application, such as Email, saves a picture, the Download folder is automatically created to contain the picture. Likewise, capturing a screenshot automatically creates the Screenshots folder. Tap a folder to open it. Pictures are displayed by creation date in a folder. Select a picture to view it full screen. Scroll left or right to view the next or previous image. Zooming in and out Use one of the following methods to zoom in on an image: t Double-tap anywhere to zoom in. Double-tap again to return to fullscreen view. t Spread two fingers apart on any place to zoom in. Pinch in to zoom out. Playing videos Video files show the icon in the preview. Select a video and tap to play it. 55 Multimedia Viewing photo options When viewing a photo, tap the Menu Key and use the advanced editing options. Deleting images and videos Use one of the following methods: t In a folder, tap and select the photos and videos you want to delete, then tap Delete. t When viewing a photo or video, tap . Setting as wallpaper When viewing a photo, touch the Menu Key > Set image as to set the image as wallpaper or assign to a contact. NOTE: t Some file formats are not supported, depending on the device software. t If the file size exceeds the available memory, an error can occur when you open files. Videos Your phone has a video player that lets you play all of your favorite videos. To access the video player, from the Home screen tap Apps > Videos . Playing a video 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Videos . 2 Select the video you want to play. 56 Touch to pause/resume video playback. Touch to go 10 forward. Touch and hold to fast-forward in 3 second increments. Touch to go 10 seconds backward. Touch and hold to rewind in 3 second increments. Touch to manage the video volume. Touch to change the ratio of the video screen. Tap to capture image during playing a video. Touch to use QSlide. Touch to lock/unlock a video screen. To change the volume while watching a video, press the Volume Keys on the left side of the phone. Touch and hold a video in the list to access the following options: Share, Delete and Details. Music Your phone has a music player that lets you play all your favorite tracks. To access the music player, from the Home screen, tap Apps > Music . Add music files to your phone Start by transferring music files to your phone: t Transfer music using Media sync (MTP). t Download from the wireless Web. 57 Multimedia Transfer music using Media sync (MTP) 1 Connect the phone to your PC using the USB cable. 2 Select the Media sync (MTP) option. Your phone will appear as another hard drive on your computer. Click on the drive to view it. Copy the files from your PC to the drive folder. 3 When you’re finished transferring files, swipe the Status Bar down and touch USB connected > Charge phone. You may now safely unplug your device. Playing a song 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Music . 2 Touch the Songs tab. 3 Select the song you want to play. / Tap to pause/resume playback. Tap to skip to the next track in the album, playlist, or shuffle. Touch and hold to fast forward. Tap to restart the current track or skip to the previous track in the album, playlist, or shuffle. Touch and hold to rewind. Tap to display the Volume slider bar, then adjust the playback volume on the slider bar. Touch to return to your music library. Tap to find the song on YouTube. Tap to open the current playlist. Tap to add the song to your favorites. Tap to play the current playlist in shuffle mode (tracks are played in random order). 58 Tap to toggle through the repeat modes to repeat all songs, repeat current song, or repeat off. To change the volume while listening to music, press the Volume Keys on the left side of the phone. Touch and hold any song in the list to access the following options: Play, Add to playlist, Share, Set as ringtone, Delete, Details and Search. NOTE: t Some file formats are not supported, depending on the device software. t If the file size exceeds the available memory, an error can occur when you open files. NOTE: Music file copyrights may be protected by international treaties and national copyright laws. Therefore, it may be necessary to obtain permission or a licence to reproduce or copy music. In some countries, national laws prohibit private copying of copyrighted material. Before downloading or copying the file, check the national laws of the relevant country concerning the use of such material. 59 Utilities Setting your alarm 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Clock > New alarm . 2 Set the desired alarm time. 3 Set Repeat, Snooze duration, Vibration, Alarm sound, Alarm volume, Auto app starter, Puzzle lock and Memo. 4 Touch Save. NOTE: To change alarm settings in the alarm list screen, touch the Menu Key and select Settings. Using your calculator 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Calculator . 2 Touch the number keys to enter numbers. 3 For simple calculations, touch the function you want to perform ( , , or ) followed by . 4 For more complex calculations, touch the Menu Key , select the Scientific calculator, then choose a function. t To view the calculation history, touch the Menu Key and select Calculation history. Adding an event to your calendar 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Calendar . 2 On the screen, you can find the different view types for the Calendar (Day, Week, Month, Year, Agenda). 3 Tap on the date for which you wish to add an event and tap . 4 Touch the Event name field and enter the event name. 60 5 Touch the Location field and enter the location. Check the date and enter the time you wish your event to start and finish. 6 If you wish to add a note to your event, touch the Description field and enter the details. 7 If you wish to repeat the alarm, set REPEAT and set REMINDERS, if necessary. 8 Touch Save to save the event in the calendar. ThinkFree Viewer ThinkFree Viewer is a professional mobile office solution that lets users conveniently view various types of office documents, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint files, anywhere or anytime, using their mobile devices. Press the Home Key and tap Apps > Apps tab > ThinkFree Viewer . Viewing files Mobile users can now easily view a wide variety of file types, including Microsoft Office documents and Adobe PDF, right on their mobile devices. When viewing documents using ThinkFree Viewer, the objects and layout remain the similar in the original documents. LG Backup About backing up and restoring smartphone data It is recommended that you regularly create and save a backup file of your data, especially before updating any software. Maintaining a current backup file may allow you to recover smartphone data if your smartphone is lost, stolen, or corrupted by an unforeseen issue. This LG Backup application is supported between LG smartphones, other software or operating system versions. As a result, when you buy the new LG smartphone, you can restore the current phone data to your new phone. 61 Utilities If you have the Backup application preloaded on your smartphone, you can backup and restore most of your smart phone data, including downloaded and pre-installed applications, LG Home screen, personal data and system settings. You may also: t Perform a manual LG Backup of your smartphone data. t Schedule automatic backups of your smartphone data. t Restore your smartphone data. NOTE: Please note that the Backup function does not support the backup of some user data and media data (pictures, videos, music). Please backup those files using the Media sync (MTP). Connect your phone to your computer using a USB cable and touch Media sync (MTP). Warning! To protect against unexpected shutoff during backup or restore operations, due to insufficient battery power, you should always keep your battery fully charged. Backup your smart phone data 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > LG Backup > Backup. 2 Select the check box for the items you want to backup, tap Next. NOTE: Checkmark the Use the lock when creating backup file option to set a password for the backup file. 3 Select the desired location and tap Next > Start. 4 When all selected files have been backed up, you will see the message Backup complete. Scheduling automatic backups You can also program automatic backups for the data on your smartphone according to your schedule setting. To do this, complete the following steps: 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > LG Backup > Scheduled backup. 62 2 Set the desired options and tap to turn the feature on. NOTE: Checkmark the Use the lock when creating backup file option to set a password for the backup file. Restoring smartphone data NOTE: All files that are stored on your smart phone are deleted before the backup file is restored. 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > LG Backup > File restore & management. 2 On the Restore screen, select a backup file that contains the data you wish to restore. 3 If the backup file is encrypted, type the password that you created to encrypt it. 4 Select the check box next to the item you wish to restore and select Next to restore it to your phone. NOTE: Please note that your phone data will be overwritten with the content of your backup. 5 Tap Start to begin restoration. When all selected files have been restored, the phone will automatically restart. Google+ Use this application to stay connected with people via Google’s social network service. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Google > Google+ . NOTE: This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. 63 Utilities Voice Search Use this application to search web pages using voice. 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Google > Voice Search . 2 Say a keyword or phrase when Speak now appears on the screen. Select one of the suggested keywords that appear. NOTE: This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Downloads Use this application to see what files have been downloaded. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Downloads . 64 The Web Web Use this application to browse the Internet. The Web gives you a fast, full-color world of games, music, news, sports, entertainment and much more, right on your mobile phone wherever you are and whatever you enjoy. NOTE: Additional charges apply when connecting to these services and downloading content. Check data charges with your network provider. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Web . Using the Web toolbar The following options are available. Touch to go back one page. Touch to go forward one page, to the page you connected to after the current one. This is the opposite of what happens when you touch the Back Key , which takes you to the previous page. Touch to go to the Home page. Touch to add a new window. Touch to access bookmarks. Viewing webpages Tap the web address field, enter the web address and tap . Opening a page t To go to new page, tap > . t To go to another webpage, tap , scroll up or down, and tap the page to view it. 65 The Web Searching the web by voice Tap the web address field, tap , speak a keyword, and then select one of the suggested keywords that appear. NOTE: This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Bookmarks t To bookmark the current webpage, tap the Menu Key > Add to bookmarks. Enter the desired information and tap OK. t To open a bookmarked webpage, tap on the Web toolbar and select one. History Tap > History tab to open a webpage from the list of recently-visited webpages. To clear the history, tap the Menu Key > Clear all history. Chrome Use Chrome to search for information and browse webpages. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Chrome . NOTE: This application may not be available, depending on your region and service provider. Viewing webpages Tap the web address field, and then enter a web address or search criteria and tap on the keyboard. Opening a page t To go to a new page, tap > New tab . t To go to another webpage, tap , scroll up or down and tap the page to select it. 66 Syncing with other devices Sync open tabs and bookmarks to use with Chrome on another device when you are logged in with the same Google account. To view open tabs on other devices, tap the Menu Key > Other devices. You must be signed in to the same Google account on all devices. Select a webpage to open. Adding bookmarks To add bookmarks, tap the Menu Key > . 67 Settings Access the Settings menu 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings . OR From the Home screen, tap the Menu Key > All settings. 2 Select a setting category and set the desired options. Networks < Airplane mode > Tap the Airplane mode switch to toggle between On and Off. Activating Airplane mode disables all wireless connections. < Wi-Fi > Tap to turn on Wi-Fi to connect and available Wi-Fi networks. TIP! How to obtain the MAC address To set up a connection in some wireless networks with MAC filters, you may need to enter the MAC address of your phone in the router. You can find the MAC address in the following user interface: From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Networks tab > Wi-Fi > Menu Key > Advanced Wi-Fi > MAC address. < Bluetooth > Turn the Bluetooth wireless feature on or off and connect with other Bluetooth-enabled devices. < Data Manager > Displays the data usage and set mobile data usage limit. < Call > Configure phone call settings such as call forwarding and other special features offered by your carrier. 68 Voicemail – Allows you to select your carrier’s voicemail service. Fixed dialing numbers – Turn on and compile a list of numbers that can be called from your phone. You’ll need your PIN2, which is available from your operator. Only numbers within the fixed dial list can be called from your phone. Caller ID - Choose whether to display your number in an outgoing call. Incoming voice call pop-up - Display incoming call pop-up when using apps. Call reject – Allows you to set the call reject function. Choose the Call reject mode and add numbers to the call rejection list. Decline with message – When you want to reject a call, you can send a quick message using this function. This is useful if you need to reject a call during a meeting. Privacy keeper – Hides the caller name and number for an incoming call. Home button answers call - Checkmark to enable answering incoming calls by pressing the Home button. Auto answer - Turn on auto answer with handsfree. Connection vibration – Vibrates your phone when the other party answers the call. TTY mode – Opens a dialog box to set TTY mode to communicate with other TTY devices. Hearing aids – Checkmark to enable hearing aid compatibility. Power button ends call – Allows you to end calls by pressing the Power/Lock Key instead of the End button on your screen. Call duration – View the duration of calls including Last call, All calls, Dialed calls and Received calls. Sound settings – Allows you to adjust the sound settings for your device. Additional settings – Allows you to change the following settings: Call forwarding – Choose whether to divert all calls when the line is busy, when there is no answer or when you have no signal. Call waiting: If call waiting is activated, the handset will notify you of an incoming call while you are on a call (depending on your network provider). 69 Settings < More... > Mobile networks – Set options for data roaming, network mode & operators, access point names (APNs), and more. Default message app – Allows you to set the default message app. VPN – Displays the list of Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) that you've previously configured. Allows you to add different types of VPNs. NOTE: You must set a lock screen PIN or password before you can use credential storage. Sound < Sound profile > Choose Sound, Vibrate only or Silent. < Volumes > Adjust the phone's volume settings to suit your needs and your environment. < Quiet mode > Set up your Quiet mode. Turn Quiet mode on now – Tap the switch to toggle it on or off immediately. Set quiet time – Tap the switch to toggle it On or Off. You can also set the days and times to automatically turn Quiet mode on. Vibrate – Checkmark to vibrate when quiet mode is on. Incoming call settings Block incoming calls – Checkmark to block all incoming calls. Allow repeated calls – Checkmark to allow a call that is repeated within 3 minutes. Allowed contact lists – Designate which calls from contacts will be allowed. Auto reply to blocked calls – Set how to you want to automatically reply to silenced calls. 70 Help – Tap to view help information about Quiet mode. < Phone ringtone > Set the ringtone for calls. You can also add a ringtone by tapping at the top right corner of the screen. < Ringtone with vibration > Checkmark to set the phone to vibrate in addition to the ringtone when you receive calls. < Incoming call vibration > Sets the incoming call vibration Options. < Voice notifications > Tap the Voice notifications switch to toggle it On or Off. On allows your device to read out incoming call and message events automatically. < Default notification sound > Allows you to set the sound for notifications. You can also add a sound by tapping at the top right corner of the screen. < Touch feedback & system > Allows you to set the feedback (tones and/or vibration) while using your device. Display < Home screen > Select Home – Sets the layout of the Home screen. Choose Home (standard Android layout) or EasyHome (simplified version for users less familiar with Android navigation). Wallpaper – Sets the wallpaper to use on your Home screen. Select it from Gallery, Live Wallpapers, Photos, or Wallpaper gallery. Screen swipe effect – Sets the effect when you swipe to change screens. Choose from Basic, Breeze, Accordion, Panorama, Carousel, Layer, and Domino. 71 Settings Allow Home screen looping – Checkmark to allow continuous Home screen scrolling (loop back to first screen after the last screen). Portrait view only – Checkmark to always display the Home screen in portrait view (no matter how the phone is held). Home backup & restore – Allows you to back up and restore app and widget layouts and themes. Help – Displays information regarding the Home screen items and functions. < Lock screen > Select screen lock – Set a screen lock type to secure your phone. Opens a set of screens that guide you through entering a screen unlock pattern. Set None, Swipe, Knock Code, Face Unlock, Pattern, PIN or Password. Screen swipe effect – Sets the screen swipe effect options. Choose from Dewdrop and White hole. NOTE: Screen swipe effect becomes Pattern effect if the screen lock is set to Pattern. Wallpaper – Sets your Lock screen wallpaper. Select it from Gallery or Wallpaper gallery. Shortcuts – Allows you to change the shortcuts on the Swipe Lock screen. Contact info for lost phone – Checkmark to set the device owner’s name to be displayed on the Lock screen. Tap to enter the text to be displayed as the Owner info. Lock timer – Sets the amount of time before the screen automatically locks after the screen has timed-out. Power button instantly locks – Checkmark to instantly lock the screen when the Power/Lock Key is pressed. This setting overrides the Security lock timer setting. 72 < Brightness > Adjusts the brightness of the screen. For best battery performance, use the dimmest comfortable brightness. < Screen timeout > Sets the amount of time before the screen times out. < Screen-off effect > Sets the screen-off effect. Choose from Retro TV, Black hole and Fade out. < Auto-rotate screen > Checkmark to set the phone to automatically rotate the screen based on the phone orientation (portrait or landscape). < Daydream > Tap the Daydream switch to toggle it On or Off. On allows the set screensaver to be displayed when the phone is sleeping while docked and/or charging. Choose from Clock and Google Photos. < Font type > Sets the type of font used for the phone and menus. < Font size > Sets the size of the font displayed in the phone and menus. < Smart screen > Checkmark to keep the screen from timing-out when the device detects your eyes looking at the screen. < Home button LED > Select the item you wish to apply LED lighting. General < Gestures > Screen on/off – Checkmark to enable KnockON to turn the screen on and off. Quickly double-tap center screen to turn it on. Double-tap the Status Bar, an empty area on 73 Settings the Home screen, or the Lock screen to turn the screen off. For the best results, do not move the phone while using the KnockON feature. Silence incoming calls – Checkmark to enable you to flip the phone to silence incoming calls. Snooze or stop alarm – Checkmark to enable you to simply flip the device to snooze or stop the alarm. Pause video – Checkmark to enable you to simply flip the device to pause the currently playing video. Help – Opens a help guide on how to use the Gestures features of your device. Motion sensor calibration – Allows you to improve the accuracy of the tilt and speed of the sensor. < Storage > INTERNAL STORAGE - Displays the total amount of space in the phone’s memory and lists what type of data is using up space. SD CARD - Displays the total amount of memory space on the microSD card. Mount/Unmount SD card - Mounts and unmounts the microSD card from your phone so that you can access the data stored in it, format the card, or safely remove it. This setting is dimmed if there’s no microSD card installed, if you’ve already unmounted it, or if you’ve mounted the microSD card on your computer. Erase SD card - Permanently erases everything on the microSD card and prepares it for use with your phone. < Battery > BATTERY INFORMATION See how much battery power is used for device activities. The battery level displays in a percentage. The remaining time of use is also displayed. Battery percentage on status bar: Displays the battery percentage on the Status Bar. BATTERY SAVER Battery saver - Manage the battery for the power saving items. Tap the switch to turn this feature on. Tap Battery saver for the following options. 74 TURN BATTERY SAVER ON Turn Battery saver on - Select the level you want to turn on the Power saver. BATTERY SAVING ITEMS Checkmark each feature to turn off or adjust when the battery is low. t Auto-sync: Turns off Auto-sync. t Wi-Fi: Turns off Wi-Fi if data is not in use. t Bluetooth: Turns off Bluetooth if not connected. t Vibrate on touch: Turns off touch feedback. t Brightness: Adjust the brightness. t Screen timeout: Adjust the screen timeout. t Home button LED: Select the item you wish to apply LED lighting. Help - Touch to access some tips for Battery saver. < Apps > Use the Apps menu to view details about the applications installed on your phone, manage their data, and force them to stop. < Accounts & sync > Permits applications to synchronize data in the background, whether or not you are actively working in them. Deselecting the Auto-sync data setting can save battery power and lower (but not eliminate) data usage. < Guest mode > To protect your privacy or limit some applications to your children, you can use the Guest mode. When you lend your phone to others, you can limit the applications to be displayed. In advance, set the Guest mode and customize the options. < Location > Turn on location service, your phone determines your approximate location using GPS, Wi-Fi and mobile networks. Mode – Set the location mode from High accuracy (GPS and networks), Battery saving (Networks only) and Device sensors only (GPS only). 75 Settings < Security > Encrypt phone - Allows you to encrypt the phone to keep it secure. After encryption, a PIN or password needs to be entered each time you power the phone on. Encrypt SD card storage - Encrypt SD card storage and keep data unavailable for other devices. Set up SIM card lock - Set up Micro SIM card lock or change the Micro SIM PIN. Password typing visible – Show the last character of the hidden password as you type. Phone administrators – View or deactivate phone administrators. Unknown sources – Allows you to install non-Play Store applications. Verify apps - Disallow or warn before installation of apps that may cause harm. Trusted credentials – Display trusted CA certificates. Install from storage – Choose to install encrypted certificates. Clear credentials – Remove all certificates. < Language & input > Use the Language & input settings to select the language for the text on your phone and to configure the on-screen keyboard, including words you've added to its dictionary. < Backup & reset > Back up my data – Set to backup your settings and application data to the Google server. Backup account – Set the account to which you want to backup data to. Automatic restore – Set to restore your settings and application data when the applications are reinstalled on your device. LG Backup service – Backs up all information on the device and restores it in the event of data loss or replacement. Factory data reset – Reset your settings to the factory default values and delete all your data. If you reset the phone this way, you are prompted to re-enter the same information as when you first started Android. 76 < Date & time > This menu allows you to set how dates will be displayed. You can also use these settings to set your own time and time zone rather than obtaining the current time from the mobile network. < Accessibility > Use the Accessibility settings to configure accessibility plug-ins you have installed on your phone. TalkBack – Allows you to set up the TalkBack function which assists people with impaired vision by providing verbal feedback. Tap the TalkBack switch at the top right corner of the screen to turn it on. Tap Settings at the bottom of the screen to adjust the TalkBack settings. Large text – Checkmark to increase the size of the text. Touch zoom – When this feature is turned on, you can zoom in and out by triple tapping the screen. Screen shades – Dims the screen's backlight. Text-to-speech output – Text-to-speech output provides audible readout of text, for example, the contents of text messages, and the Caller ID for incoming calls. Audio type – Choose from Mono and Stereo. Sound balance – To manually set the audio route, move the slider on the mono audio slide bar. Captions – Allows customized caption settings for those with hearing impairments. Touch feedback time – Sets the touch and hold delay (short, medium, or long). Universal touch – Tap the switch to toggle it on and off. On allows you to replace the hardware keys with a Universal touch board . Tap the Universal touch icon to access the Power, Home, Volume down, Volume up, and Pinch buttons. Draw a "C" on the board to automatically display the Dial tab. Draw an "M" on the board to automatically display the Messaging application. Draw a "W" on the board to automatically launch the Chrome application. 77 Settings Auto-rotate screen – Checkmark to allow the device to rotate the screen depnding on the device orientation (portrait or landscape). Read passwords – Allows the device to confirm characters via voice feedback when you are inputting passwords. Power key ends call – Checkmark so that you can end voice calls by pressing the Power/Lock Key. When this option is enabled, pressing the Power/Lock Key during a call does not lock the screen. Accessibility settings shortcut – Turning this feature on allows you to activate an accessibility feature by pressing the Home Key three (3) times. Choose from Off, Show all, TalkBack, Universal touch, and Accessibility settings. < PC connection > Select USB connection method – Set the desired mode you want to use by default when connecting to a PC. Choose from Charge phone, Media sync (MTP), LG software or Send image (PTP). Ask upon connection – Ask in USB connection mode when connecting to a computer. Help – Displays help information for the different types of USB connections. < Accessory > QuickWindow case – Activate to make features, such as music, weather, and clock, available in small view when using the QuickWindow case. Earphone Plug & Pop – Sets the Plug & Pop feature for earphones. Checkmark the apps you want to make available and tap to turn the feature on. < Printing > This menu allows you to manage your Google Cloud Print settings and print jobs. < About phone > View legal information and check your phone status and software version. Phone name – Allows you to change the phone name. Software Update – Allows you to check for Android system software updates and other current information. 78
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