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LG G Pad™ X8.3 - Support Overview | Verizon

Find device-specific support and online tools for your LG G Pad X8.3.

Filter all topics below.


Accessories

Download and Install Samsung Gear Manager - Android

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

Using Verizon Wireless or Manufacturer Approved Accessories

Check out this info on using compatible accessories.

Activation, Setup & User Guides

Adjust Account Sync Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view and adjust sync settings on your LG G Pad X8.3 if you're not receiving email and app notifications.

Activate / Set Up Device - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to quickly set up your LG G Pad X8.3.

Activate New Device - Existing Verizon Customer

Here's how to activate a new device on the Verizon network if you already have an active account.

Activating Your New Android Tablet

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

Connect Your Device Directly to the PC

Here's how to connect your device directly to your PC.

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.

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).

Back Up & Transfer Content

Move Media Files to / from Computer - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to transfer pictures, video or music files between your LG G Pad X8.3 and a computer.

Transfer Content with Samsung Smart Switch Mobile App

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

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.

Export / Import / Synchronize Contacts - Comma Separated Values (.csv) File or Vcard

Here's how to export contacts to or import contacts from a .csv file or Vcard.

Export Contacts as a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) File - Yahoo! Mail

Here's how to export your contacts to a CSV file using Yahoo Mail.

Transfer Data via SmartShare Beam - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to wirelessly transfer data from your LG G Pad X8.3 to another device.

Basics

Capture a Screenshot - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to capture a screenshot on your LG G Pad X8.3.

How to Check Verizon Wireless Service Availability

Learn how to check if your location has Verizon wireless service available. Follow these instructions to see if there's coverage in your area.

How to Clean / Disinfect Your Device

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

Battery & Power

Battery Issues - Battery Usage

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

Battery Troubleshooting Basics

Here's how to extend battery life and troubleshoot battery issues on your phone.

LG G Pad X8.3 - View / Extend Battery Life

Here's how to extend battery life, view charging status / remaining battery and determine what uses the most power on your LG G Pad X8.3.

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.

Turn Battery Optimization On / Off - Android 6.x and higher (LG)

Battery optimization helps conserve battery power on your LG device and is turned on by default.

Turn Power Saver On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to turn 'Battery saver' on or off to help manage battery performance for your LG G Pad X8.3.

View Battery Info - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's info on the battery specs (e.g., Usage Time, Standby Time, etc.) for your G Pad X8.3.

Bluetooth

Send Contact via Bluetooth - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to send a contact on your LG G Pad X8.3 via Bluetooth.

Delete Paired Bluetooth Connection - Android

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

Turn Bluetooth On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to turn Bluetooth for your LG G Pad X8.3 on or off and make it visible to other devices for pairing.

Calling & Dialing

Turn Airplane Mode On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

To turn Verizon network services on/off or if they aren't functioning on your G Pad X8.3, view this info.

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

Move Media Files to / from Computer - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to transfer pictures, video or music files between your LG G Pad X8.3 and a computer.

Common Camera Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

For info on common camera settings (e.g., storage, timer, front / rear camera, etc.), check out this.

View Pictures / Videos - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view pictures and/or videos on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Contacts

Link / Unlink Contacts - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to link or unlink duplicate contacts in your G Pad X8.3.

Send Contact via Bluetooth - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to send a contact on your LG G Pad X8.3 via Bluetooth.

Add a Contact - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to add a contact to your LG G Pad X8.3.

Verizon Cloud - Android Tablet - Back Up Contacts / Media

Here's how to back up your contacts and media using Verizon Cloud on your Android tablet.

Caller ID Image - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to update your contact photo on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Delete a Contact - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to remove a contact from your LG G Pad (X8.3).

Edit a Contact - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to edit a contact on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Export Contacts to SD / Memory Card - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to export contacts to an SD / memory card in your LG G Pad X8.3.

Import Contacts from SD / Memory Card - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to import contacts from an SD / memory card to your G Pad X8.3.

Video: Managing Contacts Using My Verizon
(length: 2:34)

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: 2:34

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

View Contact Sync Source - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view where a phonebook contact on your LG G Pad X8.3 was imported from.

Data

Manage Data Usage - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to change the data usage cycle and set data warnings and/or limits on your LG G Pad® X8.3.

View / Restrict Data Usage by App - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view / restrict the amount of data an app uses on your G Pad X8.3.

Allow / Deny Data Roaming - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to turn data roaming for your G Pad X8.3 on or off.

Turn Data On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

To turn the mobile data for your LG G Pad X8.3 on or off, follow these steps.

Turn Facebook Video Autoplay On / Off

Here's how to turn automatic video play for Facebook on or off.

Device ID & Info

Check for Water Damage - LG

Here's how to help determine if your LG device has liquid damage.

Check for Physical Damage

Here's how to help determine if your device has damage.

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.

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.

View Device ID (ESN / IMEI / MEID) - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view the device ID (IMEI) for your LG G Pad X8.3.

View MAC Address - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view the Wi-Fi MAC address for your LG G Pad X8.3.

View Phone Number - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view the phone number for your LG G Pad X8.3.

View SIM Card Number - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view the SIM card number associated with your LG G Pad X8.3.

Device Settings

Language Selection - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to change the language used on your LG G Pad X8.3.

View Device Screen on TV - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to share your screen or media files with another screen (TV, game console, etc.) using your G Pad X.

Turn Screen Inversion On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

If the color scheme on your LG G Pad X8.3 is reversed, view this.

Turn Screen Rotation On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

If the display on your LG G Pad X8.3 doesn't rotate, this shows how to fix it.

Add a User Account - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to add a user profile so multiple people can use your LG G Pad X8.3.

Adjust Brightness / Display Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to adjust screen brightness and other display settings (e.g., Screen timeout, Font size, etc.) for your LG G Pad X8.3.

Manage Do Not Disturb Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

If your LG Pad X8.3 isn't receiving alerts for texts and email, here's how to check 'Do not disturb' settings.

Restoring Default Settings - LG

Here's how to reset your phone to factory defaults on your LG 3G basic device.

Set Date and Time - LG G Pad X8.3

If your LG G Pad X8.3 shows the incorrect date and/or time, view this info to correct it.

Set Up Printing - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to set up and add a printer to your LG G Pad X8.3.

Turn Airplane Mode On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

To turn Verizon network services on/off or if they aren't functioning on your G Pad X8.3, view this info.

Turn Automatic App Restore On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's info on backing up and restoring app data on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Turn Power Saver On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to turn 'Battery saver' on or off to help manage battery performance for your LG G Pad X8.3.

Turn TalkBack / Screen Reader On or Off - Android

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

Vibrate Mode - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to turn vibrate mode for your LG G Pad X8.3 on or off.

Email/Gmail

Add a Personal / Corporate Email Account - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to set up a personal / corporate email account on your LG G Pad® X8.3.

Add an Existing Google Account - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to add an existing Google account to your LG G Pad X8.3.

Create a New Google Account - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to create a new Google (Gmail) account for your LG G Pad X8.3.

Perform a Gmail Sync - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to sync Google email, contacts, calendar, etc. on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Remove Gmail Account - LG G Pad X8.3

Removing then re-adding a Gmail account on your LG G Pad X8.3 often fixes email issues.

Add a User Account - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to add a user profile so multiple people can use your LG G Pad X8.3.

Compose and Send Email Message - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to create and send an email message from your LG G Pad X8.3.

Configure the Email Client to Leave Messages on Server after Retrieval

View this info on leaving email messages on the server after retrieval.

Configure the Email Client to Leave Messages on Server after Retrieval - Macintosh

Here's how to leave a copy of messages on the server after you retrieve them.

Configure the Email Client to Leave Messages on Server after Retrieval - Windows

Here's how to allow your email client (e.g., Windows Live, etc.) to leave a copy of an email on the server once deleted using your Windows computer.

Delete Email Messages - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to delete email messages from your LG G Pad X8.3.

Edit / Remove a User Account - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to modify or delete a user account on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Email Account Common Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's info on common personal email settings (e.g., account name, etc.) for your LG G Pad X8.3.

Email Account Data Usage Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

To modify data usage options for the personal email account on your LG G Pad X8.3, view this info.

Email Account Notification Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

If you're not getting notifications for the personal email on your LG G Pad X8.3, view this info.

Email Account Password and Server Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

To update the personal email password/server settings for your LG G Pad X8.3, view this info.

Email Account Signature Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

To enter or edit the personal email signature on your LG G Pad X8.3, view this info.

Email Account Sync Frequency Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

To adjust the personal email sync frequency settings on your LG G Pad X8.3, view this info.

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 - Manage Notifications

Here's how to manage your Gmail notification settings for your Android smartphone / tablet.

Gmail for Android - Reply to a Message

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

Gmail for Android - View Account Address / Username

Here's how to view your Gmail email address and username from your Android smartphone / tablet.

Gmail for Android - View Messages

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

Manage Corporate Email Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's info on updating work email settings for your G Pad X8.3.

Remove a Personal / Corporate Email Account - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to delete a personal / corporate email account from your LG G Pad X8.3.

Standard Email Messaging Ports

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

Unlock a Gmail Account

Here's how to unlock your Gmail Account if you don't know your username or password.

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: 3:24)

Learn to fix your personal and corporate email with just a few simple steps.
Length: 3:24

View and Reply to an Email Message - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view and reply to an email message from your LG G Pad X8.3.

Find My Phone

Find My Device - Android - Remotely Erase Device

Here's info on how to remotely locate and erase your Android device.

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.

Turn Find My Device On / Off - Android

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

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.

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 - 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.

Improving GPS Performance

Here's info on improving GPS performance on your device.

Turn GPS Location On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to turn GPS location for your LG G Pad X8.3 on or off.

Google Backup & restore

Google Backup and Restore - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to ensure your Gmail, contacts, apps, etc. are backed up on your G Pad X8.3.

Restore Contacts from Google Backups

Here's how to restore contacts from recent Google backups you've done.

Home Screen

LG G Pad X8.3 - Customize Your Home Screen

Here's how to add / remove Home screen items (widgets, apps or folders) and set the wallpaper on your LG G Pad X8.3.

View Home Screen Panels - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view Home screen panels on your LG G Pad X8.3.

View Signal Strength - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view signal strength on the LG G Pad X8.3.

Hotspot

Change Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Password - LG G Pad X8.3

To change the Mobile Hotspot password on your LG G Pad X8.3, view this info.

Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to configure Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings (e.g., password, network name, etc.) on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Mobile Hotspot - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to access Mobile Hotspot on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Turn Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to turn Mobile Hotspot for your LG G Pad X8.3 on or off.

Internet & Web Browser

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 - 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.

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.

Change the Browser Start / Home Page - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to change the Home page in Chrome on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Chrome Browser - Android - Access Websites

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

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 - Turn JavaScript On / Off

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

Delete Temporary Internet Files and Cookies - Safari

Here's how to clear temporary internet files and cookies for the Safari web browser on your Macintosh computer.

How to Check Your Internet Connection Speed

Here's how to test your connection speeds for your smartphone / tablet / jetpack / router / laptop etc. if it's slower than expected.

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.

Lock, Unlock, Password & Security

Enable / Disable / Modify Screen Lock - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to set up, change or disable the screen lock option (e.g., password, pattern, etc.) for your LG G Pad® X8.3.

Set Up Face Recognition - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to set up your facial recognition to unlock the screen on your LG G Pad X8.3.

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.

Manage Screen Lock Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to configure the screen lock settings for your G Pad X8.3.

Set Lock Screen Notifications - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to manage how notifications appear on your LG G Pad X8.3 when the screen is locked.

Sign In / Out - LG G Pad X8.3

To sign in/out of additional user accounts set up on the device, view this info. If you're having issues with your tablet, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.

Smart Lock - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to turn on and customize the Smart Lock setting on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Unlock Screen - LG G Pad X8.3

To unlock the screen on your LG G Pad X8.3, check out this info.

Memory/Storage

Verizon Cloud - Website - View Storage Meter / Upgrade Memory

Here's how to increase or check your Verizon Cloud storage space via the Cloud website.

Check Device Storage - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to check available space if your LG G Pad X8.3 runs slow / crashes, apps freeze or you can't save media.

Format SD / Memory Card - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to erase all data on the SD / memory card of your G Pad X8.3.

Format SD / Memory Card via PC

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

Insert or Remove SD / Memory Card - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to insert or remove an SD / memory card for your G Pad X8.3.

Move Files from Internal Storage to SD / Memory Card - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to move files from internal storage on your G Pad X8.3 to an SD / Memory card.

Navigating & Multitasking

LG G Pad X8.3 - Customize Your Home Screen

Here's how to add / remove Home screen items (widgets, apps or folders) and set the wallpaper on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Near Field Communication (NFC)

Transfer Data via SmartShare Beam - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to wirelessly transfer data from your LG G Pad X8.3 to another device.

Operating System & Software

Software Upgrade Assistant (LG) - Repair Assistant

Here's how to repair LG device software using a computer if an Over-the-Air update fails.

Factory Data Reset (Powered Off) - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to factory / hard reset your G Pad X8.3 if the screen freezes or call, app, audio or sync issues occur and the device won't start up.

Factory Data Reset (Powered On) - LG G Pad X8.3

If your LG G Pad X8.3 has a blank or frozen screen or calling, app, audio and syncing issues, view this.

LG G Pad X8.3 Software Update

Get instructions on downloading the latest software update for performance improvements to your G Pad X8.3, including current Android 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.

Reset All Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

If your G Pad X8.3 crashes, resets or runs slow, or apps freeze or reset the device, view this.

Software Upgrade Assistant (LG) - Initial Setup

Here's how to install the LG Software Upgrade Assistant on your PC or Mac.

Software Upgrade Assistant (LG) - Software Update

Here's how to update LG device software using a computer if an Over-the-Air update fails.

View Software Version - LG G Pad X8.3

To view the software version your LG G Pad X8.3 is running, check out this info.

SIM Card

Enable / Disable / Modify SIM PIN - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to change the SIM PIN for your LG G Pad X8.3 or turn it on or off.

Export Contacts to SD / Memory Card - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to export contacts to an SD / memory card in your LG G Pad X8.3.

Import Contacts from SD / Memory Card - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to import contacts from an SD / memory card to your G Pad X8.3.

Insert / Remove SIM Card - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to properly insert or remove a SIM card for your G Pad X8.3.

My Verizon Website - Locate the SIM PIN / PUK

If your SIM card is locked and you're unable to make or receive calls or connect to internet, here's how to find the SIM unlock PIN / PUK.

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.

View SIM Card Number - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view the SIM card number associated with your LG G Pad X8.3.

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

Turn Off All Sounds - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to turn off / silence all sounds on your G Pad X8.3.

Resolve Volume Issues

Here's some tips for fixing volume issues.

Set Notification Sounds - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to select or change notification sounds on your G Pad X8.3.

Volume Controls - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to adjust volume if your LG G Pad X8.3 doesn't vibrate or play sounds when receiving email / messages.

Text & Multimedia Messaging

Cut, Copy and Paste Text - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to cut, copy and paste text on your G Pad X8.3.

Cancel Text Messaging Subscriptions

Here's how to cancel text messaging subscriptions from your phone.

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.

Verizon Messages (Message+) - 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: 2:05)

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: 2:05

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.

LG G Pad X8.3 - View / Extend Battery Life

Here's how to extend battery life, view charging status / remaining battery and determine what uses the most power on your LG G Pad X8.3.

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 / Screen Reader On or Off - Android

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

Wi-Fi & Network

Tethered Modem Connection - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to use your LG G Pad® X8.3 as a modem to connect to the internet via USB or Bluetooth.

Reset Network Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to reset settings if your LG G Pad X8.3 can't connect to data or send / receive messages.

Access Wi-Fi Direct - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to use Wi-Fi Direct so you can easily connect your G Pad X8.3 with other Wi-Fi capable devices.

Add a Virtual Private Network - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to add a virtual private network (VPN) to your LG G Pad X8.3.

Auto Switch Between Wi-Fi & Mobile Data Networks - LG G Pad X8.3

To allow your LG G Pad X8.3 to auto switch between Wi-Fi and mobile data, view this.

Configure Broadcast Settings - Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to change the settings if you're having issues connecting your LG G Pad X8.3 to Mobile Hotspot.

Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to configure Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings (e.g., password, network name, etc.) on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Mobile Hotspot - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to access Mobile Hotspot on your LG G Pad X8.3.

Network Mode Settings - LG G Pad X8.3

View this info on Network Mode Settings if you're having issues with calls, messages or data services.

Remove Wi-Fi Connection - LG G Pad X8.3

To remove a saved Wi-Fi network from your LG G Pad X8.3, view this info.

Turn Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to turn Mobile Hotspot for your LG G Pad X8.3 on or off.

Turn Wi-Fi On / Off - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to turn Wi-Fi for your G Pad X8.3 on or off.

Video: Troubleshooting a Wi-Fi Connection
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Having issues with your Wi-Fi connection? Have no fear! Follow these simple steps to get your Wi-Fi connection up and running.
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View Signal Strength - LG G Pad X8.3

Here's how to view signal strength on the LG G Pad X8.3.