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Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Support Overview

Find device-specific support and online tools for your Lenovo Tab 4 8 PLUS.

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Accessories

Download and Install Samsung Gear Manager - Android® 

Here's how to install Samsung Gear Manager on your Android device.

Activation, Setup & User Guides

Activate Your Device FAQs

Learn how to activate a new device, swap devices on an existing line, switch to Verizon and bring your own phone (BYOD), get a new SIM card and more.

Activating Your New Android Tablet

Learn how to activate and set up your Android tablet with Verizon Wireless.

How to use Verizon Cloud

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.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Activate / Set Up Device

Here's how to quickly set up your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Add a User Account

Here's how to add a user profile so multiple people can use your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Add an Existing Google™ Account

Here's how to add an existing Google account to your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Adjust Account Sync Settings

If you're not receiving email and app notifications, here's how to view sync settings on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Create a New Google™ Account

Here's how to create a new Google (Gmail) account on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Edit / Remove a User Account

Here's how to modify or delete a user account on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Sign In / Out

Here's how to sign in/out of additional user accounts set up on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Turn Android™ Device Protection On / Off

Here's how to turn Android Device Protection for your Tab 4 8 PLUS on or off.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS User Guide (PDF)

This User Guide can help you get the most out of your Tab 4 8 PLUS. Learn about set up, advanced feature use and navigation.

Mobile Broadband Self Activation - 4G LTE

Here's the steps on how to self activate mobile broadband service for your device.

Top 10 Things to Do with Your New Tablet

Learn how to set up your new tablet with important features and functions. Get the most out of your new tablet with these practical tips.

Validate Emergency Address (E911)

Here's info on validating your Emergency Address (E911).

Video: What is Verizon Cloud?
(length: 2:12)

Watch this video to learn about the features of Verizon Cloud - like content transfer, media storage, photo printing and more.
Length: 2:12

Alerts & Reminders

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Manage Alerts / Notifications

Here's how to change the notification sound for incoming messages / email on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Back Up & Transfer Content

Content Transfer Center

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.

Download and Install Content Transfer App - Android™ Smartphone

Here's how to download and install the Content Transfer app on an Android smartphone.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Move Files from Internal Storage to SD / Memory Card

Here's how to move files from device storage to an SD / Memory card on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Move Music Files from Device

Here's how to transfer music files between your Tab 4 8 PLUS and a computer.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Move Music Files to Device

Here's how to transfer music files between your Tab 4 8 PLUS and a computer.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Move Pictures / Videos from Device

Here's how to transfer picture or video files between your Tab 4 8 PLUS and a computer.

Transfer Content with Samsung Smart Switch™ Mobile App (USB Cable Transfer)

Here's how to transfer content from your old device to your current Samsung phone.

Video: Use the Content Transfer App to Move Content Between Devices
(length: 2:58)

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

Basics

How to Clean / Disinfect Your Device

Here's how to properly clean / disinfect / sanitize your smartphone / tablet / basic phone / smartwatch / jetpack.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Getting to Know Your Phone

An interactive map of the Home screen and buttons on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Getting to Know the Back of Your Phone

An interactive map of the back of your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Turning Your Phone On and Off

Learn how to power on and shut down your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Battery & Power

Battery Issues - Battery Usage

This outlines potential causes of battery issues (device not charging/holding a charge, short battery life).

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Extend Battery Life

Here are some tips on how to extend battery life on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Turn Power Saver On / Off

Here's how to turn Power Saver on or off for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - View Battery Info

Here's info on the battery specs (e.g., Usage Time, Standby Time, etc.) for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - View Battery Status

Here's how to see charging status, remaining battery life and apps or processes using your Tab 4 8 PLUS battery.

Power & Charging Issues - Non-Removable Battery Devices

If you're having issues with your non-removable battery charging or not holding a charge, view this info.

Power & Charging Issues - Removable Battery Devices

If you're having issues with your removable battery charging or not holding a charge, here are some helpful tips.

Bluetooth

Delete Paired Bluetooth® Connection - Android™

Here's how to delete a Bluetooth connection from your Android device.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Pairing with a Bluetooth® Device

See how to pair your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus with your Bluetooth device.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Send Contact via Bluetooth®

Here's how to send a contact via Bluetooth from your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Turn Bluetooth On / Off

Here's how to turn Bluetooth for your Tab 4 8 PLUS on or off and make it visible to other devices for pairing.

Calling & Dialing

Call Waiting - Smartphone

Here's how to answer call on your Android / BlackBerry / Windows smartphone while you're on another call.

Video: Verizon Messages - HD Video Calling
(length: 1:46)

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

Camera, Photos & Videos

Download Pictures/Videos - Backup Assistant℠ Plus - Android™ Tablet

Here's how to download pictures and videos to Backup Assistant Plus via your Android tablet.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Accessing the Camera from the Lock Screen

See how to quickly access the Camera app on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Capturing and Viewing Screenshots

Learn how to take a picture of the screen and view it on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Changing the File Size of Pictures and Videos

Find out how to change the picture or video file size on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Recording a Video

Learn how to record a video using your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Sharing Photos

A visual guide for sharing photos by email, social networks and more using your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Taking a Picture

Discover how to take a photo using your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Taking a Picture While Recording a Video

Learn how to take a piicture while recording a video on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Taking a Selfie

An interactive guide on how to take a selfie with your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Turning the Flash On and Off

A visual guide for how to take a picture with the flash on using your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Zooming In and Out

Learn how to zoom in and out when taking photos on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Common Camera Settings

Here's info on common camera settings (e.g., flash, timer, front / rear camera, etc.) for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Move Pictures / Videos from Device

Here's how to transfer picture or video files between your Tab 4 8 PLUS and a computer.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - View Pictures / Videos

Here's how to view pictures and videos on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Computer/PC Connectivity

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - USB Debugging Mode

Here's how to facilitate a connection between your Tab 4 8 PLUS and a computer with the Android SDK.

Resolve Windows Device Manager Conflicts

Here's how to resolve driver conflicts if your device doesn't properly interface with your computer.

Contacts

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Adding a Contact

Learn how to add a new contact to your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Adding and Removing Contacts from Favorites

Discover how to add or delete contacts from your Favorites list on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Assigning a Picture to a Contact

Find out how to add a picture to a contact on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Assigning a Ringtone to a Contact

Learn how to assign a ringtone to a contact, so you know who's messaging your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus without looking at it.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Creating a Group and Adding Contacts to It

A visual guide for how to create a group of contacts on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Sharing a Contact's Information

Learn how to share the information for one of your contacts with someone else using your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Add a Contact

Here's how to add a contact to your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Delete a Contact

Here's how to delete a contact from your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Edit a Contact

Here's how to edit a contact from your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Export Contacts to SD / Memory Card

Here's how to export your Tab 4 8 PLUS contacts to an SD / Memory card.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Import Contacts from SD / Memory Card

Here's how to move contacts from an SD / Memory card to your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Link / Unlink Contacts

If you have duplicate or missing contacts on your Tab 4 8 PLUS, here's how to link or unlink them.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Send Contact via Bluetooth®

Here's how to send a contact via Bluetooth from your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - View Contact Sync Source

Here's how to view where a contact entry was imported from on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Verizon Cloud - Android™ Tablet - Back Up Contacts

Here's how to back up your contacts to Verizon Cloud from your Android tablet.

Video: Managing Contacts Using My Verizon
(length: 2:21)

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

Video: Managing Duplicate Contacts Using Google
(length: 2:45)

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

Video: Managing Duplicate Contacts Using Your Android Device
(length: 3:21)

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

Data

Bonus Data FAQs

Learn about the options to add bonus data to your devices on the new Verizon Plan.

Change Verizon Data Service Plan (Prepaid) - Android™ Tablet

Here's how to change the Prepaid Verizon data service plan on an Android tablet.

Check Verizon Data Service usage (Prepaid) - Android™ Tablet

Here's how to check your data on your prepaid, Android tablet.

Conserve Data Usage - Google+

Here's how to save data on your Android smartphone / tablet via the Google+ app

Data Gifting FAQs

Learn about the data gifting program where you can give extra data to others as a gift, and receive it too.

Data Utilization 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.

Forgot Verizon Data Service Username / Password (Prepaid) - Android™ Tablet

Here's how to view your username or reset your password for your Verizon data service on your Android tablet.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Allow / Deny Data Roaming

Here's how to turn data while roaming on or off for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Manage Data Usage

Here's how to view data usage and set data warnings and limits on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Turn Data On / Off

Here's how to turn mobile data on or off on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Set Up Verizon Prepaid Data Service - Android™ Tablet

Here's how to set up Verizon Prepaid data service for your Android tablet.

Date & Time

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Set Date and Time

If your Tab 4 8 PLUS shows the incorrect date and/or time, here's how to fix it.

Device ID & Info

Damaged Device Fee 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.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - View Device ID (ESN / IMEI / MEID / Serial Number)

Here's how to find the device ID (IMEI) for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - View MAC Address

Here's how to view the MAC address assigned to your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - View Phone Number

Here's how to find the mobile number for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

My Verizon Website - View Device Info

Here's how to view info (e.g., model, SIM number, trade-in value, etc.) for a device on your account via the My Verizon website.

Device Settings

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Accessing Settings

Explore how to access settings on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus to change alert sounds, turn off GPS and more.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Adding an Account

Discover how to add an account on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Adding emergency information to your Lock screen

Explore how to add emergency information on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Adjusting the Screen Timeout and Brightness

A visual guide for saving battery life on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus by adjusting the screen timeout.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Changing roaming settings for a trip

Discover how to manage data usage on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Changing the Ringtone

Learn how to change the ringtone on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Configuring Location Settings

Learn how to manage location settings on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Managing Data Usage

Discover how to manage data usage on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Reducing data usage by turning on data saver

Discover how to use data saver on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Removing an Account

Discover how to remove an account on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Setting the Phone to Silent

Explore ways to mute your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Turning Airplane Mode On and Off

An interactive guide for setting your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus to Airplane mode.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Using Power Saving Mode

Learn how to switch to Battery Saver mode to save your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus's battery life for the most important functions.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Adjust Brightness / Display Settings

Here's how to adjust screen brightness and other display settings (e.g., Sleep, Font size, etc.) for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Manage Do Not Disturb Settings

Here's how to check settings if your Tab 4 8 PLUS isn't receiving alerts for your texts and email.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Turn Airplane Mode On / Off

To turn Verizon network services on/off for your Tab 4 8 PLUS or if they aren't functioning, view this info.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Turn Screen Inversion On / Off

Here's how to change the color scheme on your Tab 4 8 PLUS if it's reversed.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Turn Screen Rotation On / Off

Here's how to check settings if the display on your Tab 4 8 PLUS doesn't rotate.

Turn TalkBack On / Off - Android

Here's how to turn TalkBack for your Android device on or off.

Email/Gmail

Apple® iPad® - Fetch New Data

Here's how to adjust how often your iPad checks for new email.

Gmail for Android - Reply to a Message

Here's how to reply to a Gmail message from your Android smartphone / tablet.

Gmail™ for Android™ - Auto Signature

Here's how to add, edit or remove a signature for your Gmail messages on your Android smartphone / tablet.

Gmail™ for Android™ - Compose and Send a Message

Here's how to compose and send a Gmail message from your Android device.

Gmail™ for Android™ - Delete Messages

Here's how to delete Gmail messages from your Android smartphone / tablet.

Gmail™ for Android™ - View Messages

Here's how to view a Gmail message on your Android smartphone / tablet.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Forwarding an Email

Learn how to forward an email on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Including an Email Attachment

Learn how to attach a file, like a document or photo, to an email with your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Replying to an Email

Discover how to reply to an email on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Sending an Email

A step-by-step visual guide for sending an email from your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Sending an Email to a Group

Learn how to send a group email on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Setting Up Corporate Email

Learn how to access your work email on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Setting Up Personal Email

See how to access your existing email account on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Switching Between Email Accounts

See how to access different email accounts on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Add a Personal / Corporate Email Account

Here's how to set up a personal / corporate email account on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Email Account Common Settings

Here's info on common personal email settings (e.g., account name, etc.) for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Email Account Data Usage Settings

Here's how to modify data usage options for a personal email account on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Email Account Notification Settings

Here's info that may help if you're not getting notifications for a personal email account on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Email Account Password and Server Settings

Here's how to update the personal email password/server settings for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Email Account Signature Settings

Here's how to enter or edit the personal email signature on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Email Account Sync Frequency Settings

Here's how to adjust the personal email sync frequency settings on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Manage Corporate Email (Exchange ActiveSync®) Settings

Here's how to update work email settings for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Perform a Gmail™ Sync

Here's how to check settings if your Google email, contacts, calendar, etc. aren't syncing on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Remove Gmail™ Account

Here's how to remove a Gmail account from your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Remove a Personal / Corporate Email Account

Here's how to delete a personal / corporate email account from your Tab 4 8 PLUS often fixes email issues.

Standard Email Messaging Ports

Here's info on standard email messaging ports, which can help with configuration of advanced email settings.

Update the Gmail Password - Android™

Here's how to update the password for your Gmail account from your Android device.

Video: Troubleshooting Personal and Corporate Email
(length: 3:21)

Learn to fix your personal and corporate email with just a few simple steps.
Length: 3:21

Find My Phone

Find My Device - Android™ - Remotely Locate Device

Here's how to use Find My Device to remotely locate your Android device.

Find My Device - Android™ - Remotely Lock Device

Here's how to use Find My Device to remotely locate and lock your device.

Find My Device - Android™ - Remotely Ring Device

Here's how to make your Android device remotely ring so you can locate it.

How to Find Your Lost or Stolen Phone or Tablet

Learn how to locate, track & lock a lost or stolen device. Get the tablet or phone locator for any OS: Android, Apple, Windows, BlackBerry or basic phones.

Turn Find My Device On / Off - Android™

Here's info on how to remotely locate, lock, ring or erase your Android device.

GPS & Location Based Services

GPS Location Settings - Android™

Here's how to view / change GPS location settings, which can affect battery life and location accuracy.

Google Maps™ - Add Layers

Here's how to add layers in Google Maps.

Google Maps™ - Download an Offline Map

If you can't get online or want to avoid global data charges while traveling, here's how to download a map.

Google Maps™ - Find Current Location

Here's how to find your current location in Google Maps.

Google Maps™ - Find Driving Directions

Here's how to find driving directions with Google Maps.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Turn GPS Location On / Off

Here's how to turn GPS location for your Tab 4 8 PLUS on or off.

Gestures & Motions

Google Maps™ - Gestures

Here's how to use gestures with Google Maps on your device.

Google Backup & restore

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Google™ Backup and Restore

Here's how to ensure your Gmail, contacts, apps, etc. are backed up on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Home Screen

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Adding Apps and Widgets to the Home Screen

An interactive guide on how to place apps and widgets on the Home screen of your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus for quick access to them.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Adding Folders to the Home Screen

Find out how to add folders to the Home screen on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus to help organize your apps.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Adding and Deleting a Home Screen

See how to add and delete Home screens on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Adjusting Apps and Widgets on the Home Screen

Learn how to rearrange and resize apps and widgets on the Home screen of your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Changing an icon's appearance

A visual guide for changing the default Home screen on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Removing Apps and Widgets from the Home Screen

See how to remove apps and widgets from the Home screen of your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Using Shortcuts to Unlock the Screen

Learn to use shortcuts to unlock the screen on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Add Folders to Home Screen

Here's how to add folders to the Home screen of your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Add Shortcuts to Home Screen

Here's how to add shortcuts to a Home screen on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Add Widgets to Home Screen

Here's how to add a widget (e.g., weather, clock, calendar, etc.) to a Home screen on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Remove Items from Home Screen

Here's how to remove items (shortcuts, folders, widgets, etc.) from a Home screen on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Rename Home Screen Folder

Here's how to rename a Home screen folder on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - View / Manage Home Screen Panels

Here's how to view, add and remove Home screen for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Hotspot

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Configure Broadcast Settings - Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot

Here's how to check settings if you're having issues connecting to the Mobile Hotspot on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Verizon Mobile Hotspot FAQs – Get sharable Wi-Fi internet

Learn to use Mobile Hotspot on your phone or tablet to connect devices to the internet, using your current data plan. Find Unlimited & prepaid plans with Mobile Hotspot.

Internet & Web Browser

Chrome Browser - Android - Access Websites

Here's how to access websites using the Chrome browser on your Android smartphone / tablet.

Chrome™ Browser - Android™ - Add a Browser Bookmark  

Here's how to add a bookmark via the Chrome browser on your Android smartphone / tablet.

Chrome™ Browser - Android™ - Allow / Block Browser Cookies  

If you can't browse the internet or view website images via the Chrome browser on your device, view this info.

Chrome™ Browser - Android™ - Clear Temporary Internet Files

Here's how to clear temporary internet files on your Chrome browser If you're getting a 'page cannot be displayed' error or can't browse the internet.

Chrome™ Browser - Android™ - Delete a Browser Bookmark  

Here's how to delete a saved bookmark via the Chrome browser on your Android smartphone / tablet.

Chrome™ Browser - Android™ - Edit a Browser Bookmark  

Here's how to edit a saved bookmark via the Chrome browser on your Android smartphone / tablet.

Chrome™ Browser - Android™ - Open a Browser Bookmark  

Here's how to open a saved bookmark via the Chrome browser on your Android smartphone / tablet.

Chrome™ Browser - Android™ - Save Pictures from Browser

Here's how to save a photo via the Chrome browser on your Android smartphone / tablet.

Chrome™ Browser - Android™ - Turn JavaScript On / Off

Here's how to check JavaScript settings, which often helps when you can't view web pages on your device.

Determining Internet Connection Speeds

Here's info on how to test your connection speeds if they're slower than expected.

Disable Work Offline - Internet Browser

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.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Bookmarking a Website

Learn how to bookmark a website on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus, so it's easy to find later.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Navigating to a Website

Discover how to find a website using your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Searching the Web Using Your Voice

Explore how to search the web using your voice with your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Using Web Browser Windows

A visual walkthrough of opening, closing and switching between windows or tabs in the web browser of your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Change the Browser Start / Home Page

Here's how to change the Home page in Chrome on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

View Browser History - Android™

Here's how to view the browser history on your Android smartphone.

Keyboard

Turn Voice Input On / Off - Android™

Here's how to use voice input instead of the keyboard on your Android device to type hands-free.

Language

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Changing the Language

Discover how to change the language settings on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Language Selection

Here's how to change the language on your Tab 4 8 PLUS between English and Spanish.

Lock, Unlock, Password & Security

Device Locking FAQs

To prevent identity theft and fraud, devices bought from Verizon are locked and cannot be used on another carrier's network for the first 60 days after purchase.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Charging Your Device

See how to charge your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Setting Screen Security

A visual guide for setting screen security on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus to help protect your private information.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Unlocking the Screen

See how to unlock the screen on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Add Additional Fingerprints

Here's how to add additional fingerprints for security to your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Manage Screen Lock Settings

Here's how to configure the screen lock settings for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Remove Saved Fingerprints

Here's how to remove a saved fingerprint from your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Set Lock Screen Notifications

Here's how to manage lock screen notifications on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Set Up Fingerprint Recognition

Here's how to set up fingerprint recognition on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Set Up Screen Lock

Here's how to set up a screen lock (PIN, pattern, password) on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Smart Lock

Here's how to turn on and customize the Smart Lock setting on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Turn Off Screen Lock

Here's how to disable the screen lock setting (e.g., PIN, pattern, etc.) on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Unlock Screen

Here's how to unlock the screen on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Memory/Storage

Format SD / Memory Card via PC

Here's how to format or erase your SD / memory card using a computer.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Check Memory

Here's how to check available space if your Tab 4 8 PLUS runs slow, crashes/resets, or running apps freeze.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Export Contacts to SD / Memory Card

Here's how to export your Tab 4 8 PLUS contacts to an SD / Memory card.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Format SD / Memory Card

Here's how to erase all data on the memory card in your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Import Contacts from SD / Memory Card

Here's how to move contacts from an SD / Memory card to your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Insert or Remove SD / Memory Card

Here's how to insert or remove an SD / memory card for your Lenovo Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Move Files from Internal Storage to SD / Memory Card

Here's how to move files from device storage to an SD / Memory card on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Mobile Hotspot

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Setting Up Mobile Hotspot

An interactive guide for setting up your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus as a Mobile Hotspot, so you can share your data connection with other devices.

Music

Google Play™ Music - Android™ - Add a Song to a Music Playlist

Here's how to add a song to a music playlist via the Google Play Music app.

Google Play™ Music - Android™ - Create Music Playlist

Here's how to create a music playlist via the Google Play Music app.

Google Play™ Music - Android™ - Delete a Music Playlist

Here's how to delete a music playlist via the Google Play Music app.

Google Play™ Music - Android™ - Play Music Files

Here's how to play music files via the Google Play Music app.

Google Play™ Music - Android™ - Remove a Song from a Music Playlist

Here's how to remove a song from a music playlist via the Google Play Music app.

Google Play™ Music - Android™ - Rename a Music Playlist

Here's how to rename a music playlist via the Google Play Music app.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Move Music Files from Device

Here's how to transfer music files between your Tab 4 8 PLUS and a computer.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Move Music Files to Device

Here's how to transfer music files between your Tab 4 8 PLUS and a computer.

Navigating & Multitasking

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Navigating Multiple Home Screens

A visual guide for swiping between multiple Home screens on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Using the Notification Panel

Find out how to access and clear the Notification Panel on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Use Multi Window

Here's how to allow multiple apps on your Tab 4 8 PLUS to run simultaneously on the current screen.

Operating System & Software

Android Operating System (OS) FAQs

Learn about the Android operating system, including what it is, how to find your current OS version, how to get an update and more.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Factory Data Reset (Powered Off)

Here's how to factory data reset your Tab 4 8 PLUS if it's powered off or unresponsive.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Factory Data Reset (Powered On)

Resetting your Tab 4 8 PLUS to factory settings can fix a blank or frozen screen, apps crashing or freezing, etc.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Install Device Software Updates

Here's how to check for and install software updates on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - View Software Version

Here's how to view the software version your Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS is running.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS Software Update

Get instructions on how to download the latest software update for performance improvements and fixes to your device, including current security patches.

Protect Against Downloading Ransomware Malware - Android™

Here's info to help protect your device against ransomware.

Remove Ransomware From the Device - Android™

Here's how to remove ransomware from your device.

SIM Card

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Inserting and Removing a microSD Card

Find out how to insert and remove a microSD card from your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Inserting and Removing the Nano SIM Card

Find out how to insert and remove a nano SIM card from your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Insert / Remove SIM Card

Here's how to properly insert or remove a SIM card for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Modify SIM PIN

Here's how to change the SIM card lock code on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Turn SIM PIN On / Off

Here's how to turn the SIM PIN on or off on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - View SIM Card Number

Here how to view the SIM card number (ICCID) on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

SIM Card Tips and Tricks

Here are common tips and tricks for handling a SIM card.

Unblock SIM PIN - Android Smartphones / Tablets

Here's how to unblock the SIM PIN for your Android smartphone / tablet.

Social Networking

Manage Facebook® Privacy

If you want to change your Facebook privacy or security, here's how to access those options.

Sounds, Volume & Audio

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Set Ringtones

Here's how to set notification tones on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Vibrate Mode

Here's how to change Vibrate Mode settings on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Volume Controls

If your Tab 4 8 PLUS doesn't vibrate or make sounds when receiving texts, emails or alerts, here's how to adjust settings.

Status Indicators/Lights

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - View Signal Strength

Here's how to view signal strength on the Tab 4 8 PLUS.

TV

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - View Device Screen on TV

Here's how to share your screen or media files with another screen (TV, game console, etc.) using your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Text & Multimedia Messaging

Deregister iMessage - Cannot Send/Receive SMS/MMS On a Non-Apple Device

Here's info to help If you're unable to send or receive SMS / MMS messages on a Non-Apple device.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Cut, Copy and Paste Text

Here's how to cut, copy, and paste text on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Verizon Messages - Android Tablet - Manage Text Message Signature Settings

Here's how to enter or edit your Verizon Messages (Message+) signature from your Android tablet.

Video: Verizon Messages - Basic Use
(length: 1:24)

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

Video: Verizon Messages - Getting Creative
(length: 1:31)

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

Video: Verizon Messages - On the Move
(length: 2:04)

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

Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts

Android™ - Access Menus with Long Press

Here's how to view menu options for apps on the Home screen of your Android device.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Planning Your Day

Learn how to plan your day using your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Searching Your Photos

Discover how to search your photos on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Searching Your Screen

Learn how to search your screen on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Setting Up Google Assistant™

Learn how to set up Google Assistant on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Using Voice Actions

Discover how to use your voice in Google Now to write an email, create a calendar event, set an alarm and more on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Using Your Feed

Learn how to use the Google Feed on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Capture a Screenshot

Here's how to take a screenshot on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Set Up Printing

Here's how to set up printing on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Top 10 Things to Do with Your New Tablet

Learn how to set up your new tablet with important features and functions. Get the most out of your new tablet with these practical tips.

Visual & Hearing Accessibility

Accessibility Settings - Android™

Here's how to configure common accessibility settings for your Android smartphone or tablet.

Magnification Gestures / Touch Zoom - Android™

Here's how to configure your magnification gestures on your Android smartphone or tablet.

Turn TalkBack On / Off - Android

Here's how to turn TalkBack for your Android device on or off.

Wallpapers/Theme

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Changing the Wallpaper

Learn how to change the background of the Home screen on your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Set Wallpaper

Here's how to set a wallpaper background for the screen on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Wi-Fi & Network

Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus Simulator: Connecting to a Wi-Fi Network

Learn how to use your Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus to connect to a Wi-Fi network, so you can access the internet without using data.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Access Wi-Fi Direct

Here's how to use Wi-Fi Direct so you can easily connect your Tab 4 8 PLUS with other Wi-Fi capable devices.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Add a Virtual Private Network

Here's how to add a virtual private network (VPN) to your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Add a Wi-Fi Network

Here's how to connect to a visible Wi-Fi network on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Auto Switch Between Wi-Fi & Mobile Data Networks

Here's how to allow your Tab 4 8 PLUS to auto switch between Wi-Fi and mobile data.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Change Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Password

Here's how to change the Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot password on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings

Here's how to configure Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings (e.g., password, allowed devices, etc.) on your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Manually Add a Wi-Fi Network

Here's how to connect to a Wi-Fi network on your Tab 4 8 PLUS if the one you want to add doesn't display.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Network Mode Settings

Here's how to view network settings for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Remove Wi-Fi Connection

Here's how to remove a saved Wi-Fi network from your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Reset Network Settings

Here's how to reset the network settings on your Tab 4 8 PLUS if you can't connect to the internet.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Restart in Safe Mode

Safe Mode helps determine if an app is causing your Tab 4 8 PLUS to freeze, reset or run slowly.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Tethered Modem Connection

Here's how to create a tethered modem connection for your Tab 4 8 PLUS.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Turn Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot On / Off

Here's how to turn Mobile Hotspot for your Tab 4 8 PLUS on or off.

Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Turn Wi-Fi On / Off

Here's how to turn Wi-Fi for your Tab 4 8 PLUS on or off.

Video: Troubleshooting a Wi-Fi Connection
(length: 2:55)

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