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Verizon GizmoTab™ - Support Overview

Find device-specific support and online tools for your Verizon GizmoTab.

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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.

Getting to Know Your Verizon GizmoTab™

Get to know your new Verizon GizmoTab with this quick reference guide.

GizmoTab™ - Access FAQ's

Here's how to access FAQs page for your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Access Kids World

Here's how to access Kids World on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Activate / Set Up Device

Here's how to complete a quick setup of your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Add Child Profile

Here's how to add a child profile via the GizmoTab app.

GizmoTab™ - Edit Child Profile

Here's how to edit a child profile on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Edit Parent Profile

Here's how to edit GizmoTab app parent profile settings.

GizmoTab™ - First Time Setup - Parent and Child Profiles

Here's how to set up parent and child roles on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Initial Activation and Setup - Factory Reset Protection

If you had a Google account on your GizmoTab prior to completing a factory reset, view this info.

GizmoTab™ - Remove Child Profile

Here's how to remove a child profile from your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Sign In / Out

Here's how to sign in/out of additional user accounts set up on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Turn Android™ Device Protection On / Off

Here's how to turn Android Device Protection for your GizmoTab on or off.

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.

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

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.

GizmoTab™ - Move Music Files from Device

Here's how to transfer music files from your GizmoTab to a computer.

GizmoTab™ - Move Music Files to Device

Here's how to transfer music files from a computer to your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Move Pictures / Videos from Device

Here's how to transfer picture or video files from your GizmoTab to a computer.

GizmoTab™ - Move Pictures / Videos to Device

Here's how to transfer picture or video files from a computer to your GizmoTab.

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

GizmoTab™ - View Signal Strength

Here's how to view signal strength on the GizmoTab.

How to Clean / Disinfect Your Device

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

Verizon GizmoTab Simulator: Charging Your Tablet

Learn how to charge your Verizon GizmoTab.

Verizon GizmoTab Simulator: Getting to Know Your Tablet

An interactive map of the Home screen and buttons on your Verizon GizmoTab.

Verizon GizmoTab Simulator: Getting to Know the Back of Your Tablet

Learn more about the back of your Verizon GizmoTab.

Verizon GizmoTab Simulator: Turning Your Tablet On and Off

Learn how to power on and shut down your Verizon GizmoTab.

Battery & Power

Battery Issues - Battery Usage

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

GizmoTab™ - Extend Battery Life

Here's how to improve the battery life for your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - View Battery Info

Here's info on the battery specs (e.g., usage time, standby time, etc.) for your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - View Battery Status

Here's how to view charging status, remaining battery and what uses the most battery on your GizmoTab.

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.

GizmoTab - Turn Bluetooth On / Off

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

GizmoTab™ - Send Contact via Bluetooth®

Here's how to send a contact on your GizmoTab via Bluetooth.

Calling & Dialing

Call Waiting - Smartphone

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

GizmoTab™ - Manage Do Not Disturb Settings

If your GizmoTab isn't receiving calls or alerts for texts and email, here's how to check Do Not Disturb settings.

GizmoTab™ - Turn Airplane / Standalone Mode On / Off

If your device can't make or receive calls or use data services, view this info on Airplane Mode.

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.

GizmoTab™ - Common Camera Settings

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

GizmoTab™ - Move Pictures / Videos from Device

Here's how to transfer picture or video files from your GizmoTab to a computer.

GizmoTab™ - Move Pictures / Videos to Device

Here's how to transfer picture or video files from a computer to your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - View Device Screen on TV

Here's how to view your GizmoTab's screen on an external display (e.g., HDTV).

GizmoTab™ - View Pictures / Videos

Here's how to view pictures and / or videos on your GizmoTab.

Computer/PC Connectivity

GizmoTab™ - USB Debugging Mode

Here's how to facilitate a connection between your GizmoTab 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

GizmoHub App - Change Trusted Contact's Relationship

Here's how to change a contact's relationship to a child via the GizmoHub app.

GizmoHub App - Edit Contact Permission Levels

Here's how to permission levels for existing contacts via the GizmoHub app.

GizmoTab™ - Add a Contact

Here's how to add a contact to your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Delete a Contact

Here's how to remove a contact from your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Edit a Contact

Here's how to edit a contact on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Link / Unlink Contacts

Here's how to link or unlink duplicate contacts in your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Send Contact via Bluetooth®

Here's how to send a contact on your GizmoTab via Bluetooth.

GizmoTab™ - View Contact Sync Source

Here's how to view where a phonebook contact on your GizmoTab was imported from.

Push to Talk Plus - Add a Contact

Here's how to add a contact using Push to Talk 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.

GizmoTab™ - Allow / Deny Data Roaming

Here's how to check settings if you can't connect to the internet or send / receive messages on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Manage Data Usage

Here's how to change the data usage cycle and set data warnings and / or limits on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Turn Data On / Off

To turn the mobile data for your GizmoTab on or off, follow these steps.

GizmoTab™ - View / Restrict Data Usage by App

Here's how to view / restrict the amount of data an app on your GizmoTab uses.

Set Up Verizon Prepaid Data Service - Android™ Tablet

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

Date & Time

GizmoTab™ - Set Date and Time

If your GizmoTab shows the incorrect date and/or time, view this info to correct 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.

GizmoTab™ - Change or Retrieve Parent PIN

Here's how to change or retrieve your Parent PIN for the GizmoTab app.

GizmoTab™ - View Device ID (ESN/ IMEI / MEID)

Here's how to view the device ID (IMEI) for your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - View MAC Address

Here's how to view the Wi-Fi MAC address for your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - View Phone Number

Here's how to view the phone number for your GizmoTab.

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

GizmoHub App - Reassign Primary Guardian Profile

Here's how to reassign the primary guardian profile via the GizmoHub app.

GizmoTab - Adjust Brightness / Display Settings

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

GizmoTab™ - Turn Screen Inversion On / Off

If the color scheme on your GizmoTab is reversed, view this.

GizmoTab™ - Turn Screen Rotation On / Off

If the display on your GizmoTab doesn't rotate, this shows how to fix it.

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.

GizmoTab - Add a User Account

Here's how to add a user profile so multiple people can use your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab - Edit / Remove a User Account

Here's how to modify or delete a user account on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab - View and Reply to an Email Message

Here's how to view and reply to an email message from your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Add a Personal / Corporate Email Account

Here's how to set up a personal / corporate email account on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Add an Existing Google™ Account

Here's how to add an existing Google (Gmail) account to your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Adjust Account Sync Settings

Here's how to view and adjust sync settings on your GizmoTab if you're not receiving email and app notifications.

GizmoTab™ - Compose and Send Email Message

Here's how to create and send an email message from your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Create a New Google™ Account

Here's how to create a new Google (Gmail) account for your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Delete Email Messages

Here's how to delete email messages from your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Email Account Common Settings

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

GizmoTab™ - Email Account Data Usage Settings

To modify data usage options for the personal email account on your GizmoTab, view this info.

GizmoTab™ - Email Account Notification Settings

If you're not getting notifications for the personal email on your GizmoTab, view this info.

GizmoTab™ - Email Account Password and Server Settings

To update the personal email password/server settings for your GizmoTab, view this info.

GizmoTab™ - Email Account Signature Settings

To enter or edit the personal email signature on your GizmoTab, view this info.

GizmoTab™ - Email Account Sync Frequency Settings

To adjust the personal email sync frequency settings on your GizmoTab, view this info.

GizmoTab™ - Manage Corporate Email Settings

Here's how to update work email settings for your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Perform a Gmail™ Sync

Here's how to sync Google email, contacts, calendar, etc. on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Remove Gmail™ Account

Removing then re-adding a Gmail account on your GizmoTab often fixes email issues.

GizmoTab™ - Remove a Personal / Corporate Email Account

Here's how to delete a personal / corporate email account from your GizmoTab.

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 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.

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.

GizmoHub App - Turn Satellite Map View On / Off

Here's how to switch to satellite view when checking your child's location via the GizmoHub app.

GizmoTab™ - Turn GPS Location On / Off

Here's how to turn GPS location for your GizmoTab on or off.

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.

Gestures & Motions

Google Maps™ - Gestures

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

Google Backup & restore

GizmoTab™ - Google™ Backup and Restore

Here's how to ensure your Gmail, contacts, apps, etc. are backed up on your GizmoTab.

Restore Contacts from Google™ Backups

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

Home Screen

GizmoTab™ - Add Folders to Home Screen

Here's how to add folders to a Home screen on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Add Shortcuts to Home Screen

Here's how to add a shortcut to a Home screen on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Add Widgets to Home Screen

Here's how to add a widget (e.g., weather, clock, etc.) to a Home screen on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Remove Items from Home Screen

Here's how to delete items such as shortcuts, widgets and folders from the Home screen of your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Rename Home Screen Folder

Here's how to rename a Home screen folder on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - View / Manage Home Screen Panels

Here's how to view / add / remove panels and set a default Home screen panel for your GizmoTab.

Hotspot

GizmoTab™ - Change Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Password

To change the Mobile Hotspot password on your GizmoTab, view this info.

GizmoTab™ - Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings

Here's how to configure Mobile Hotspot settings (e.g., password, allowed devices, etc.) on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Turn Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot On / Off

Here's how to turn the Mobile Hotspot for your GizmoTab on or off.

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.

Delete Temporary Internet Files and Cookies - Internet Explorer

Here's how to delete temporary Internet files and cookies in Internet Explorer.

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.

GizmoTab™ - Change the Browser Start / Home Page

Here's how to change the Home page in Chrome on your GizmoTab.

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

GizmoTab™ - Language Selection

Here's how to change the language on your GizmoTab.

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.

GizmoHub App - Change Profile Password

Here's how to change the password for your Gizmo profile via the GizmoHub app.

GizmoTab™ - Manage Screen Lock Settings

Here's how to configure the screen lock settings for your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Set Lock Screen Notifications

Here's how to manage how notifications appear on your GizmoTab when the screen is locked.

GizmoTab™ - Set Up Face Recognition

Here's how to set up facial recognition to unlock the screen on you GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Set Up Screen Lock

Here's how to set up a screen lock option (password, pattern, etc.) for your for your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Smart Lock

Here's how to turn on and customize the Smart Lock setting on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Turn Off Screen Lock

To disable the screen lock setting on your GizmoTab, check out this info.

GizmoTab™ - Unlock Screen

To unlock the screen on your GizmoTab, check out this info.

H7

A visual guide for setting screen security on your Verizon GizmoTab to help protect your private information.

Memory/Storage

Format SD / Memory Card via PC

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

GizmoTab - Insert or Remove SD / Memory Card

Here's how to insert or remove an SD / memory card for your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Check Device Storage

Here's how to free up space if your GizmoTab runs slow or crashes, or you can't save media.

GizmoTab™ - Export Contacts to SD / Memory Card

Here's how to export contacts to an SD / memory card in your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Format SD / Memory Card

Here's how to erase all data on the SD / memory card of your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Import Contacts from SD / Memory Card

Here's how to import contacts from an SD / memory card to your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Move Files from Internal Storage to SD / Memory Card

Here's how to move files from internal storage on your GizmoTab to an SD / memory card.

Music

GizmoTab™ - Move Music Files from Device

Here's how to transfer music files from your GizmoTab to a computer.

GizmoTab™ - Move Music Files to Device

Here's how to transfer music files from a computer to your GizmoTab.

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.

Navigating & Multitasking

GizmoTab™ - Access Parent Dashboard

Here's how to view app info and manage usage time and content on the GizmoTab app.

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.

GizmoTab™ - Factory Data Reset (Powered Off)

Here's how to reset your GizmoTab if it has a blank or frozen screen or app, audio and sync issues.

GizmoTab™ - Factory Data Reset (Powered On)

A factory reset on your GizmoTab helps with a blank or frozen screen or calling, app, audio and sync issues.

GizmoTab™ - Install Device Software Update

To check for or to install software updates on your GizmoTab, view this info.

GizmoTab™ - View Software Version

To view the software version your GizmoTab is running, check out this info.

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.

Verizon GizmoTab - Software Update

Get instructions on how to download the latest software update for improvements and fixes to your device.

SIM Card

GizmoTab - Insert / Remove SIM Card

Here's how to properly insert or remove a SIM card for your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Modify SIM PIN

Here's how to change the SIM card lock code on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Turn SIM PIN On / Off

Here's how to turn the SIM PIN lock code for your GizmoTab on or off.

GizmoTab™ - View SIM Card Number

Here's how to view the SIM card number associated with your GizmoTab.

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.

Verizon GizmoTab Simulator: Inserting and Removing a Nano SIM Card

Find out how to insert and remove a nano SIM card from your Verizon GizmoTab.

Verizon GizmoTab Simulator: Inserting and Removing a microSD Card

Discover how to put and remove a microSD card into your Verizon GizmoTab to add memory for photos, videos, music, documents and more.

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

GizmoTab - Set Notification Sounds

Here's how to select or change notification sounds on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Turn Music and Sound Effects On / Off

Here's how to turn music and sound effects on/off for your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Volume Controls

Here's how to adjust the volume if your GizmoTab doesn't vibrate or play sounds when receiving calls / messages.

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.

GizmoTab™ - Cut, Copy and Paste Text

Here's how to cut, copy and paste text on your GizmoTab.

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.

GizmoTab™ - Capture a Screenshot

Here's how to capture a screenshot on your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Set Up Printing

Here's how to set up and add a printer to your GizmoTab.

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

GizmoTab™ - Set Wallpaper

Here's how to set the Home screen image on your GizmoTab.

Wi-Fi & Network

GizmoTab™ - Access Wi-Fi Direct

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

GizmoTab™ - Add a Virtual Private Network

Here's how to add a virtual private network (VPN) to your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Add a Wi-Fi Network

Here's how to add an available Wi-Fi network to your GizmoTab.

GizmoTab™ - Auto Switch Between Wi-Fi & Mobile Data Networks

To allow your GizmoTab to auto switch between Wi-Fi and mobile data, view this.

GizmoTab™ - Manually Add a Wi-Fi Network

View this info if the Wi-Fi network you want to add to your GizmoTab doesn't display.

GizmoTab™ - Network Mode Settings

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

GizmoTab™ - Remove Wi-Fi Connection

To remove a saved Wi-Fi network from your GizmoTab view this info.

GizmoTab™ - Reset Network Settings

Here's how to reset settings if your GizmoTab can't connect to data or send / receive messages.

GizmoTab™ - Tethered Modem Connection

Here's how to use your GizmoTab as a modem to connect to the internet via USB or Bluetooth.

GizmoTab™ - Turn Wi-Fi On / Off

Here's how to turn Wi-Fi for your GizmoTab 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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