ENGLISH User Guide LG-V500 MFL67986005 (1.0) www.lg.com 1 ENGLISH User Guide • Screen displays and illustrations may differ from those you see on actual device. • Some of the contents of this guide may not apply to your device, depending on the software and your service provider. All information in this document is subject to change without notice. • This handset is not suitable for people who have a visual impairment due to the touch screen keyboard. • Copyright ©2013 LG Electronics, Inc. All rights reserved. LG and the LG logo are registered trademarks of LG Group and its related entities. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. • Google™, Google Maps™, Gmail™, YouTube™, Hangouts™ and Play Store™ are trademarks of Google, Inc. Table of contents About this user guide.......................... 5 About this user guide............................ 5 Trademarks.............................................. 5 DivX HD................................................... 6 Dolby Digital Plus................................... 6 Guidelines for safe and efficient use.......................................................... 7 Important notice.................................17 Getting to know your device.............22 Tablet Overview.....................................22 Charging your tablet............................24 Optimizing Battery Life.......................25 To extend the life of your battery........ 25 To view the battery charge level.......... 26 To monitor and control what uses the battery.................................................... 26 Inserting a microSD card.....................26 Removing the microSD card...............27 Formatting the microSD card.............28 Locking and unlocking the screen.....28 Your Home screen..............................29 Touch Screen tips.................................29 KnockON...................................................... 29 Slide aside.................................................... 30 Tap or touch................................................ 30 Touch and hold............................................31 Drag..................................................................31 Swipe or slide................................................31 2 Double-tap.....................................................31 Pinch-to-Zoom.......................................... 32 Rotate the screen...................................... 32 Home screen.........................................32 Customizing the Home screen........... 34 Returning to recently-used applications...........................................34 Notifications..........................................35 Swipe down for notifications & settings.......................................................... 35 Quick Settings on Notification Panel.............................................................. 36 To rearrange Quick Setting items on the Notification Panel........................ 36 QSlide apps on the Notifications panel.............................................................. 36 Using the QSlide apps............................ 36 Indicator icons on the Status Bar........37 Plug & Pop............................................38 Capturing a Screenshot.......................39 Using QuickMemo to capture a screenshot................................................... 39 Using Capture plus to capture a screenshot................................................... 39 Entering Text.........................................39 Entering accented letters....................... 40 Google account setup........................ 41 Connecting to Networks and Devices............................................... 42 Wi-Fi......................................................42 Connecting to Wi-Fi networks............. 42 Turning Wi-Fi on and connecting to a Wi-Fi network..................................... 42 Bluetooth...............................................43 Turning on Bluetooth and pairing up your tablet with a Bluetooth device............................................................ 43 Send data using the Bluetooth wireless feature........................................... 44 Receive data using the Bluetooth wireless feature........................................... 44 SmartShare...........................................45 To send content from your tablet to other devices.............................................. 45 To enjoy content from nearby devices such as a computer or mobile device on your tablet................ 45 PC connections with a USB cable......46 Transferring music, photos and videos using the USB mass storage mode............................................................. 46 Synchronize with Windows Media Player............................................................. 46 Contacts............................................. 48 Searching for a contact.......................48 Adding a new contact..........................48 Favorite Contacts..................................48 Creating a group...................................49 E-mail................................................. 50 Managing an E-mail account..............50 Working with account folders..............51 Composing and sending E-mail..........51 Camera................................................52 Getting to know the viewfinder...........52 Using the advanced settings...............53 Taking a quick photo ...........................54 Once you've taken a photo..................55 Viewing your saved photos..................56 Video camera......................................57 Getting to know the viewfinder...........57 Using the advanced settings...............58 Recording a quick video......................58 After recording a video........................59 Watching your saved videos................59 Live Zooming........................................59 Adjusting the volume when viewing a video......................................60 Multimedia...........................................61 Gallery.....................................................61 Viewing pictures..........................................61 Zooming in and out...................................61 Playing videos............................................. 62 Viewing photo and video options....... 62 Deleting images and videos................. 62 Setting as wallpaper................................. 62 Videos....................................................63 Playing a video........................................... 63 Music......................................................64 Add music files to your tablet.............. 64 Transfer music using Media sync (MTP)............................................................. 64 Playing a song............................................ 64 Tools.....................................................67 3 QPair...................................................... 67 QSlide....................................................68 QuickMemo...........................................70 QuickRemote........................................72 QuickTranslator.....................................73 Multiple Users.......................................75 Voice Mate............................................. 76 Alarm...................................................... 77 Calculator..............................................78 Calendar................................................78 File Manager.........................................79 Voice Recorder......................................80 Task Manager........................................80 POLARIS Office 5................................81 Google+.................................................82 Voice Search..........................................82 Downloads.............................................82 The Web............................................. 83 Internet..................................................83 Opening a page........................................ 84 Searching the web by voice................. 84 Bookmarks................................................... 84 History............................................................ 84 Using QSlide............................................... 84 Chrome..................................................85 Viewing webpages.................................... 85 Opening a page........................................ 85 Searching the web by voice................. 85 Syncing with other devices.................... 85 Adding and Viewing bookmarks........ 85 Settings...............................................86 Access the Settings menu..................86 4 WIRELESS NETWORKS.....................86 DEVICE..................................................87 PERSONAL...........................................92 SYSTEM.................................................94 LG Backup...........................................97 About backing up and restoring device data............................................ 97 LG Backup your tablet data.................98 Scheduling automatic backups..........98 Restoring tablet data...........................98 Tablet software update....................100 Tablet software update......................100 LG Tablet Software update via Over-the-Air (OTA).............................100 Accessories.......................................102 Troubleshooting................................103 About this user guide About this user guide •Before using your device, please carefully read this manual. This will ensure that you use your device safely and correctly. •Some of the images and screenshots provided in this guide may appear differently on your tablet. •Your content may differ from the final product, or from software supplied by service providers or carriers, This content may be subject to change without prior notice. For the latest version of this manual, please visit the LG website at www.lg.com. •Your device's applications and their functions may vary by country, region, or hardware specifications. LG cannot be held liable for any performance issues resulting from the use of applications developed by providers other than LG. •LG cannot be held liable for performance or incompatibility issues resulting from edited registry settings being edited or operating system software being modified. Any attempt to customize your operating system may cause the device or its applications to not work as they should. •Software, audio, wallpaper, images, and other media supplied with your device are licensed for limited use. If you extract and use these materials for commercial or other purposes is, you may be infringing copyright laws. As a user, you are fully are entirely responsible for the illegal use of media. •Additional charges may be applied for data services, such as messaging, uploading and downloading, auto-syncing, or using location services. To avoid additional charges, select a data plan to is suitable for your needs. Contact your service provider to obtain additional details. Trademarks •LG and the LG logo are registered trademarks of LG Electronics. •All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners. 5 DivX HD ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX® is a digital video format created by DivX, LLC, a subsidiary of Rovi Corporation. This is an official DivX Certified® device that has passed rigorous testing to verify that it plays DivX video. Visit divx.com for more information and software tools to convert your files into DivX videos. ABOUT DIVX VIDEO-ON-DEMAND: This DivX Certified® device must be registered in order to play purchased DivX Video-on-Demand (VOD) movies. To obtain your registration code, locate the DivX VOD section in your device setup menu. Go to vod.divx.com for more information on how to complete your registration. DivX Certified® to play DivX® video up to HD 720p, including premium content. DivX®, DivX Certified® and associated logos are trademarks of Rovi Corporation or its subsidiaries and are used under license. Notice: Open Source Software To obtain the corresponding source code under GPL, LGPL, MPL and other open source licences, please visit http://opensource.lge.com/ All referred licence terms, disclaimers and notices are available for download with the source code. Dolby Digital Plus Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby, Dolby Digital Plus, and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. 6 Guidelines for safe and efficient use Please read these simple guidelines. Not following these guidelines may be dangerous or illegal. Should a fault occur, a software tool is built into your device that will gather a fault log. This tool gathers only data specific to the fault, such as signal strength and applications loaded. The log is used only to help determine the cause of the fault. These logs are encrypted and can only be accessed by an authorized LG Repair centre should you need to return your device for repair. Exposure to radio frequency energy Radio wave exposure and Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) information. This tablet device model LG-V500 has been designed to comply with applicable safety requirements for exposure to radio waves. These requirements are based on scientific guidelines that include safety margins designed to assure the safety of all persons, regardless of age and health. •The radio wave exposure guidelines employ a unit of measurement known as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR). Tests for SAR are conducted using standardised methods with the device transmitting at its highest certified power level in all used frequency bands. •While there may be differences between the SAR levels of various LG device models, they are all designed to meet the relevant guidelines for exposure to radio waves. •The SAR limit recommended by the International Commission on NonIonizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP) is 2 W/kg averaged over 10 g of tissue. 7 •The highest SAR value for this device when worn on the body, as described in this user guide, is 0.720 W/kg. •This device meets RF exposure guidelines when used either in the normal use position against the ear or when positioned at least 0.00 cm away from the body. When a carry case, belt clip or holder is used for body-worn operation, it should not contain metal and should position the product at least 0.00 cm away from your body. In order to transmit data files or messages, this device requires a quality connection to the network. In some cases, transmission of data files or messages may be delayed until such a connection is available. Ensure the above separation distance instructions are followed until the transmission is completed. Product care and maintenance WARNING Notice for Battery replacement •For your safety, do not remove the battery incorporated in the product. If you need to replace the battery, take it to the nearest authorized LG Electronics service point or dealer for assistance. •Li-Ion Battery is a hazardous component which can cause injury. •Battery replacement by non-qualified professional can cause damage to your device. WARNING Only use batteries, chargers and accessories approved for use with this particular device model. The use of any other types may invalidate any approval or warranty applying to the device and may be dangerous. 8 •Do not disassemble this unit. Take it to a qualified service technician when repair work is required. •Repairs under warranty, at LG's discretion, may include replacement parts or boards that are either new or reconditioned, provided that they have functionality equal to that of the parts being replaced. •Keep away from electrical appliances such as TVs, radios and personal computers. •The unit should be kept away from heat sources such as radiators or cookers. •Do not drop. •Do not subject this unit to mechanical vibration or shock. •Switch off the device in any area where you are required to by special regulations. For example, do not use your device in hospitals as it may affect sensitive medical equipment. •Do not handle the device with wet hands while it is being charged. It may cause an electric shock and can seriously damage your device. •Do not charge a device near flammable material as the device can become hot and create a fire hazard. •Use a dry cloth to clean the exterior of the unit (do not use solvents such as benzene, thinner or alcohol). •Do not charge the tablet when it is on soft furnishings. •The device should be charged in a well ventilated area. •Do not subject this unit to excessive smoke or dust. 9 •Do not keep the device next to credit cards or transport tickets; it can affect the information on the magnetic strips. •Do not tap the screen with a sharp object as it may damage the tablet. •Do not expose the device to liquid or moisture. •Use accessories like earphones cautiously. Do not touch the antenna unnecessarily. •Do not use, touch or attempt to remove or fix broken, chipped or cracked glass. Damage to the glass display due to abuse or misuse is not covered under the warranty. •Your tablet is an electronic device that generates heat during normal operation. Extremely prolonged, direct skin contact in the absence of adequate ventilation may result in discomfort or minor burns. Therefore, use care when handling your device during or immediately after operation. •If your device gets wet, immediately unplug it to dry off completely. Do not attempt to accelerate the drying process with an external heating source, such as an oven, microwave or hair dryer. •The liquid in your wet device, changes the color of the product label inside your device. Damage to your device as a result of exposure to liquid is not covered under your warranty. •Use your tablet in temperatures between 0ºC and 40ºC, if possible. Exposing your device to extremely low or high temperatures may result in damage, malfunction, or even explosion. 10 Efficient device operation Electronics devices All tablet device may receive interference, which could affect performance. •Do not use your tablet device near medical equipment without requesting permission. Avoid placing the tablet over pacemakers, for example, in your breast pocket. •Some hearing aids might be disturbed by tablet device. •Minor interference may affect TVs, radios, PCs etc. Road safety Check the laws and regulations on the use of tablet device in the area when you drive. •Do not use a hand-held device while driving. •Give full attention to driving. •RF energy may affect some electronic systems in your vehicle such as car stereos and safety equipment. •When your vehicle is equipped with an air bag, do not obstruct with installed or portable wireless equipment. It can cause the air bag to fail or cause serious injury due to improper performance. •If you are listening to music whilst out and about, please ensure that the volume is at a reasonable level so that you are aware of your surroundings. This is of particular importance when near roads. 11 Avoid damage to your hearing NOTE: Excessive sound pressure from earphones and headphones can cause hearing loss. To prevent possible hearing damage, do not listen at high volume levels for long periods •Damage to your hearing can occur if you are exposed to loud sound for long periods of time. We therefore recommend that you do not turn on or off the tablet close to your ear. We also recommend that music volumes are set to a reasonable level. •When using headphones, turn the volume down if you cannot hear the people speaking near you, or if the person sitting next to you can hear what you are listening to. Glass Parts Some parts of your tablet device are made of glass. This glass could break if your device is dropped on a hard surface or receives a substantial impact. If the glass breaks, do not touch or attempt to remove it. Stop using your device until the glass is replaced by an authorised service provider. Blasting area Do not use the tablet where blasting is in progress. Observe restrictions and follow any regulations or rules. 12 Potentially explosive atmospheres •Do not use your tablet at a refueling point. •Do not use near fuel or chemicals. •Do not transport or store flammable gas, liquid or explosives in the same compartment of your vehicle as your tablet device or accessories. In aircraft Wireless devices can cause interference in aircraft. •Turn your tablet off before boarding any aircraft. •Do not use it on the ground without permission from the crew. Children Keep the device in a safe place out of the reach of small children. It includes small parts which may cause a choking hazard if detached. This device also contains an internal battery that can be hazardous if the device is not used or maintained properly. Battery information and care •You do not need to completely discharge the battery before recharging. Unlike other battery systems, there is no memory effect that could compromise the battery's performance. •Use only LG batteries and chargers. LG chargers are designed to maximise the battery life. 13 •Do not disassemble or short-circuit the battery. •Recharge the battery if it has not been used for a long time to maximise usability. •Do not expose the battery charger to direct sunlight or use it in high humidity, such as in the bathroom. Do not leave the device in hot or cold places, as this may deteriorate battery performance. •There is risk of explosion if the battery is replaced with an incorrect type. •Dispose of used batteries according to the manufacturer's instructions. Please recycle when possible. Do not dispose as household waste. •If you need to replace the battery, take it to the nearest authorised LG Electronics service point or dealer for assistance. •Always unplug the charger from the wall socket after the tablet is fully charged to save unnecessary power consumption of the charger. •Actual battery life will depend on network configuration, product settings, usage patterns, battery and environmental conditions. •Make sure that no sharp-edged items such as animal’s teeth or nails, come into contact with the battery. This could cause a fire. 14 How to update your tablet Access to latest firmware releases, new software functions and improvements. •Update your tablet without a PC. Select Update Center > Software Update. •Update your tablet by connecting it to your PC. For more information about using this function, please visit http://update.lgmobile.com or http://www.lg.com/common/index.jsp select country and language. DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY Hereby, LG Electronics declares that this LG-V500 product is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. A copy of the Declaration of Conformity can be found at http://www.lg.com/global/declaration Contact office for compliance of this product LG Electronics Inc. EU Representative, Krijgsman 1, 1186 DM Amstelveen, The Netherlands 15 Disposal of your old appliance 1 When this crossed-out wheeled bin symbol is attached to a product it means the product is covered by the European Directive 2002/96/EC. 2 All electrical and electronic products should be disposed of separately from the municipal waste stream via designated collection facilities appointed by the government or the local authorities. 3 The correct disposal of your old appliance will help prevent potential negative consequences for the environment and human health. 4 For more detailed information about disposal of your old appliance, please contact your city office, waste disposal service or the shop where you purchased the product. Disposal of waste batteries/accumulators 1 When this crossed-out wheeled bin symbol is attached to batteries/accumulators of a product it means they are covered by the European Directive 2006/66/EC. 2 This symbol may be combined with chemical symbols for mercury (Hg), cadmium (Cd) or lead (Pb) if the battery contains more than 0.0005% of mercury, 0.002% of cadmium or 0.004% of lead. 3 All batteries/accumulators should be disposed separately from the municipal waste stream via designated collection facilities appointed by the government or the local authorities. 4 The correct disposal of your old batteries/accumulators will help to prevent potential negative consequences for the environment, animal and human health. 5 For more detailed information about disposal of your old batteries/ accumulators, please contact your city office, waste disposal service or the shop where you purchased the product. 16 Important notice Please read this before you start using your tablet! Please check to see whether any problems you encountered with your tablet are described in this section before taking the tablet in for service or calling a service representative. 1. Tablet Memory You need to check your tablet memory and delete some data, such as applications to make more memory available. To uninstall applications: 1 Tap > > Apps tab > Settings > Apps. 2 Once all applications appear, scroll to and select the application you want to uninstall. 3 Tap Uninstall. 2. Before installing an open source application and OS WARNING If you install and use an OS other than the one provided by the manufacturer it may cause your tablet to malfunction. In addition, your tablet will no longer be covered by the warranty. 17 WARNING To protect your tablet and personal data, only download applications from trusted sources, such as Play Store™. If there are improperly installed applications on your tablet, the tablet may not work normally or a serious error may occur. You must uninstall those applications and all associated data and settings from the tablet. 3. Using an unlock pattern Set an unlock pattern to secure your tablet. Tap > > Apps tab > Settings > Display > Lock screen > Select screen lock > Pattern. This opens a screen that will guide you through how to draw a screen unlock pattern. You have to create a Backup PIN as a safety measure in case you forget your unlock pattern. Caution: Create a Google account before setting an unlock pattern and remember the Backup PIN you created when creating your pattern lock. WARNING Precautions to take when using pattern lock. It is very important to remember the unlock pattern you set. You will not be able to access your tablet if you use an incorrect pattern 5 times. You have 5 opportunities to enter your unlock pattern, PIN or password. If you have used all 5 opportunities, you can try again after 30 seconds. 18 When you can’t recall your unlock Pattern, PIN or Password: < If you have forgotten your pattern > If you logged in to your Google account on the tablet but failed to enter the correct pattern 5 times, tap the Forgot pattern? button at the bottom of the screen. You are then required to log in with your Google Account or you have to enter the Backup PIN which you entered when creating your Pattern Lock. If you have not created a Google account on the tablet or you forgot Backup PIN, you have to perform a hard reset. < If you have forgotten your PIN or Password > If you forget your PIN or Password, you will need to perform a hard reset. Caution: If you perform a hard reset, all user applications and user data will be deleted. NOTE: If you have not logged into your Google Account and have forgotten your Unlock Pattern, you will need to enter your Backup PIN. 4. Using the Hard Reset (Factory Reset) If your tablet does not restore to its original condition, use a Hard Reset (Factory Reset) to initialize it. 1 Turn the tablet off. 2 Press and hold the Power/Lock key + Volume Down key on the right side of the tablet. 3 Release only the Power/Lock Key when the LG logo is displayed and keep pressing the Volume Down Key. 4 Immediately press and hold the Power/Lock Key + Volume Up Key at the same time while maintaining the Volume Down Key pressed. 19 5 Release all keys when the Factory hard reset screen is displayed. 6 Press the Power/Lock Key to continue or either of the Volume Keys to cancel. 7 Press the Power/Lock Key once more to confirm or either of the Volume Keys to cancel. 8 Your device will perform a hard reset. WARNING If you perform a Hard Reset, all user applications, user data and DRM licenses will be deleted. Please remember to backup any important data before performing a Hard Reset. 5. Opening and switching applications Multi-tasking is easy with Android, you can keep more than one application running at the same time. There is no need to quit an application before opening another one. Use and switch between several open applications. Android manages each application, stopping and starting them as needed to ensure that idle applications don't consume resources unnecessarily. 1 Touch and hold the Home Key . A list of recently used applications will be displayed. 2 Tap the application you want to access. This does not stop the previous app running in the background on the tablet. Make sure to tap Back Key to exit an app after using it. 20 •To stop applications, tap Task Manager from the recent apps list, then tap Stop or Stop all. •To remove an app from the recent apps list, swipe the app preview to the left or right. To clear all apps, tap Clear all. 6. When the screen freezes If the screen freezes or the tablet does not respond when you try to operate it: Press and hold the Power/Lock key for 12 seconds to turn your tablet off. If it still does not work, please contact the service center. 7. D o not connect your tablet when you power on/off your PC Make sure to disconnect your tablet from the PC when powering your PC on or off as it might result in PC errors. 21 Getting to know your device Tablet Overview Front-Facing Camera lens Ambient Light Sensor Power/Lock key Volume keys Touch screen Camera lens Speaker Earphone Jack microSD Card Slot IR LED Charger/USB port Microphone NOTE: Ensure the microphone is not blocked when recording a video or audio clip. 22 Front-Facing Camera lens microSD Card Slot Earphone Jack Ambient Light Sensor Power/Lock key Volume keys Charger/USB port Camera lens Speaker Microphone IR LED Use to take pictures and record videos of yourself. You can also use this for video chatting. Keep it clean for optimal performance. Insert microSD Card for storing files such as music, videos and photos. Allows you to plug in an optional headset for convenient, hands-free conversations. You can also plug in headphones to listen to music. Measures the surrounding light and adjusts the LCD brightness to provide a vivid screen. Press to lock/unlock the screen. Press and hold to turn the tablet on/off, restart it, activate/deactivate airplane mode, and change the sound settings. Allow you to adjust the media volumes. Press and hold both keys at the same time to access the QuickMemo feature. Allows you to connect the tablet and the USB Cable for use with the charger adapter, or other compatible accessories. Use to take photos and record videos. Keep it clean for optimal performance. Sound comes from the rear speaker instead of the earpiece (e.g., the speakerphone function, music player function, etc.). Record your voice and is used for voice-activated functions. Used as a sensor for the QuickRemote app. 23 WARNING Placing a heavy object on the tablet or sitting on it can damage the LCD and touch screen functions. Do not cover the LCD proximity sensor with protective film. This could cause the sensor to malfunction. TIP! •Tap the Menu Key whenever you open an application to check what options are available. •If the device is locked and does not work, press and hold the Power/ Lock Key for 12 seconds to turn it off. Charging your tablet A rechargeable Li-ion battery is used to power your tablet. A USB adapter, which is included with your tablet, is used to charge the battery. Before using your tablet for the first time, make sure the battery is fully charged. NOTE: Your device has an internal rechargeable battery. For your safety, do not remove the battery incorporated in the product. Warning! If the touch screen does not function while the tablet’s in the process of charging, this may be due to an unstable power supply. As a result, disconnect the USB cable from the device or unplug the USB adapter from the power outlet. 24 1 Connect the USB adapter and USB cable. 2 Plug the USB cable (as shown below) into the tablet’s Charger/USB port. 3 Plug the charger into an electrical socket." NOTE: The battery must be fully charged initially to improve battery lifetime. Optimizing Battery Life You can extend your battery’s life between charges by turning off features that you don’t need to run constantly in the background. You can also monitor how applications and system resources consume battery power. To extend the life of your battery •Turn off radio communications that you aren’t using, such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or GPS. •Lower screen brightness and set a shorter screen timeout. •Turn off automatic syncing for Gmail™, Calendar, Contacts, and other applications. 25 •Some applications you have downloaded may cause your battery power to be reduced. •While using downloaded applications, check the battery charged level. To view the battery charge level 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > About tablet > Battery. 2 The battery status (charging or discharging) and level are displayed on the top menu of the screen. To monitor and control what uses the battery 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > About tablet > Battery > Battery use. 2 The bottom of the screen displays battery usage time and also lists applications or services using battery power from greatest amount to least. Inserting a microSD card Your device supports the use of microSD memory cards of up to 64 GB capacity. Multimedia contents can be saved in the microSD card. 1 Turn the tablet off before inserting or removing the microSD card. 26 2 Place your fingernail in the cutout and pull the microSD card tray out. Insert the microSD card into the slot with the contacts facing down. Carefully push the tray gently into the device. Removing the microSD card To safely remove the microSD card from your tablet, first you need to unmount it. 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Storage > Unmount SD card. 2 Gently pull the microSD card from the slot. Warning! Do not remove the microSD card without unmounting it first. Otherwise, it may damage the microSD card as well as your tablet, and the data stored on the microSD card may be corrupted. 27 Formatting the microSD card Warning! All files stored on your microSD card are deleted when you format the card. 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Storage. 2 Tap Erase SD card (twice). 3 If you set an unlock pattern, enter it and tap Erase everything. The card will then be formatted and ready to use. NOTE: If there is content on your microSD card, the folder structure may be different after formatting since all the files will have been deleted. Locking and unlocking the screen If you do not use the tablet for a while, the screen will be automatically turned off and locked. This helps to prevent accidental touches and saves battery power. When you are not using the your tablet, press the Power/Lock Key to lock your tablet. If there are any programs running when you lock your screen, they may be still running in Lock mode. It is recommended that you exit all programs before entering Lock mode to avoid unnecessary charges (e.g. web access, data communications). To wake up your tablet, press the Power/Lock Key . The Lock screen will appear. Touch and slide the Lock screen in any direction to unlock your Home screen. The last screen you viewed will open. 28 Your Home screen Touch Screen tips Here are some tips on how to navigate on your tablet. KnockON The KnockON feature allows you to double-tap the screen to easily turn the screen on or off. •Quickly double-tap the center of the screen to turn the screen on. •Quickly double-tap the Status Bar, an empty area on the Home screen, or the Lock screen to turn the screen off. NOTE: •You can disable this feature in the Display settings. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Display > KnockON > tap the KnockON checkbox. 29 Slide aside Use three-finger swipe to save running apps to the left or bring them back to the display. To bring them back later, some apps may restart. You can save up to three apps. 1 While an application is open, place three fingers on the screen and slide to the left. The current screen is saved and the Home screen appears. 2 To re-open the saved apps, place three fingers on the screen and slide to the right. Tap the desired app you want to open. Tip! The Slide Aside feature does not recognize fewer fingers, additional fingers, or your palm. Tap or touch A single finger tap selects items, links, shortcuts and letters on the on-screen keyboard. 30 Touch and hold Touch and hold an item on the screen by touching it and not lifting your finger until an action occurs. For example, to open a contact's available options, touch and hold the contact in the Contacts list until the context menu opens. Drag Touch and hold an item for a moment and then, without lifting your finger, move your finger on the screen until you reach the target position. You can drag items on the Home screen to reposition them. Swipe or slide To swipe or slide, quickly move your finger across the surface of the screen, without pausing when you first touch it (so you don’t drag an item instead). For example, you can slide the screen up or down to scroll through a list, or browse through the different Home screens by swiping from left to right (and vice versa). Double-tap Double-tap to zoom on a webpage or a map. For example, quickly doubletap a section of a webpage to adjust that section to fit the width of the screen. You can also double-tap to zoom in and out after taking a picture (using the Camera), and when using Maps. Double-tap a word to highlight it. Double-tap can also activate the KnockON feature to turn the touchscreen on or off. 31 Pinch-to-Zoom Use your index finger and thumb in a pinching or spreading motion to zoom in or out when using the browser or Maps, or when browsing pictures. Rotate the screen From many applications and menus, the orientation of the screen adjusts to the device's physical orientation. NOTE: •To select an item, touch the center of the icon. •Do not press too hard; the touch screen is sensitive enough to pick up a light, yet firm touch. •Use the tip of your finger to touch the option you want. Be careful not to touch any other keys. Home screen Simply swipe your finger to the left or right to view the panels. You can customize each panel with apps, downloads, widgets and wallpapers. NOTE: Some screen images may be different depending on your region. On your Home screen, you can view menu icons at the bottom of the screen. Menu icons provide easy, one-touch access to the functions you use the most. 32 Status bar – Shows device status information, including the time, signal strength, battery status, and notification icons. Application icons – Tap an icon (application, widget, folder, etc.) to open and use it. Quick keys – Provide easy, one-touch access to the functions used most often. Menu key – Opens an Options menu with options that affect the current screen or application. This only applies when available, depending on the screen or application. Home key – Returns to the Home screen (or returns to your default Home screen canvas from any of the Home screen extension canvases). Touch and hold it to display recently used applications with access to the Task Manager application. Back key – Returns to the previous screen. Also closes pop-up items such as menus, dialog boxes, and the on-screen keyboard. 33 Customizing the Home screen You can customize your Home screen by adding apps, downloads, widgets or wallpapers. For more convenience using your tablet, add your favorite apps and widgets to the Home screen. To add items on your Home screen: 1 Touch and hold the empty part of the Home screen. 2 Tap the Apps, Widgets tab. 3 Drag the desired item to the desired location and lift your finger. To remove an item from the Home screen: Touch and hold the icon you want to remove, drag it to finger. , and lift your TIP! To add an application icon to the Home screen from the Apps screen, touch and hold the application you want to add and drag it to the desired location. TIP! You can add several app icons in a folder. Drop one app icon over another one on a Home screen, and a folder will be created. Returning to recently-used applications 1 Touch and hold the Home Key . The screen displays a pop-up containing the icons of applications you used recently. 2 Touch an icon to open the application. Or touch the Back Key to return to your previous screen. 34 Notifications Notifications alert you to the arrival of new messages, calendar events, and alarms, as well as to ongoing events, such as video downloads. From the Notifications Panel, you can view your tablet’s current status and pending notifications. When a notification arrives, its icon appears at the top of the screen. Icons for pending notifications appear on the left, and system icons showing things like Wi-Fi or battery strength on the right. NOTE: The available options may vary depending on the region or service provider. Pending notifications System icons like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi & battery status Swipe down for notifications & settings Swipe the Status Bar down to open the Notifications Panel. To close the Notifications Panel, swipe the bar that is at the bottom of the screen upwards. NOTE: Touch and hold an icon from the Quick Settings to view the function's settings menu. 35 Quick Settings Bar – Flick right or left to scroll through the list. QSlide Apps Bar – Tap to activate a QSlide feature. Slide to the left and right to adjust the Brightness of the screen / Volume. Quick Settings on Notification Panel Use Quick Settings to easily toggle function settings like Wi-Fi. The Quick Settings are located at the top of the Notifications Panel. To rearrange Quick Setting items on the Notification Panel Open the Notifications Panel and touch . You can then view and rearrange the desired items on the Quick Settings menu. QSlide apps on the Notifications panel QSlide apps are displayed in a bar on the Notifications panel below the Quick settings bar. These icons provide a quick, convenient way to multitask on the same screen (similar to picture-in-picture on a TV). QSlide displays a small application window on the screen that can be moved, resized, or made transparent. Using the QSlide apps Tap any of the QSlide apps in the bar to activate it. When activated, the QSlide feature opens the application in a window in the foreground, allowing you to access other applications in the background. You can open up to two QSlide windows at a time. 36 Indicator icons on the Status Bar Indicator icons appear on the Status Bar at the top of the screen to report calendar events, device status and more. The icons displayed at the top of the screen provide information about the status of the device. The icons listed in the table below are some of the most common ones. Icon Description Icon Description Airplane mode Alarm is set Connected to a Wi-Fi network SmartShare music playing Wired headset GPS is acquiring Bluetooth is on Receiving location data from GPS System warning Data is syncing Vibrate mode New Gmail Battery fully charged New Hangouts message Battery is charging Song is playing 37 DLNA is on Tablet is connected to PC via USB cable or USB tethering is active Downloading data Power saving mode is on Uploading data Slide aside is on NOTE: The location of the icons in the Status Bar may differ depending on the features, apps, and services being used. Plug & Pop Plug & Pop allows you to quickly choose apps to use when plugging in an earphone or On-the-Go device, such as a mouse or keyboard. 1 Plug in earphone or OTG (On-the-Go) device (i.e., mouse, keyboard, etc.). 2 The applications panel will display and you can select an app to run. NOTE: You can edit the applications to display on the panel and set not to show the applications panel. ƬƬTap 38 > > Settings > Accessory. Capturing a Screenshot Press and hold the Volume Down key and Power/Lock Key at the same time for around 2 seconds to capture a screenshot. To view the captured image, go to Apps > Gallery > Screenshots Folder. TIP! You cannot capture a camera/video screen. Using QuickMemo to capture a screenshot On the screen you want to capture, drag the status bar downward and select QuickMemo. OR Press and hold the Volume Up/Down Key at the same time. Using Capture plus to capture a screenshot This feature allows you to capture a portion of the screen in the default Internet browser. 1 While connected to Internet, tap , and then tap Capture plus. 2 Adjust the blue box to the desired size, and then tap OK. The selected area is saved to the Gallery. Entering Text You can enter text using the on-screen keyboard. The on-screen keyboard appears automatically on the screen when you need to enter text. To manually display the keyboard, simply touch a text field where you want to enter text. 39 Using the keypad & entering text Tap once to capitalize the next letter you type. Double-tap for all caps. Tap to switch to the numbers and symbols keyboard. Tap to use the voice input function. You can also touch and hold this icon to select the handwriting and settings menu. Tap to enter a space. Tap to create a new line in the message field. Tap to delete the previous character. Entering accented letters The on-screen keyboard allows you to enter special characters (e.g. "á"). For example, touch and hold the desired key (for example, the "a" key). After the desired character appears, slide your finger over it and lift it off to enter it. 40 Google account setup When you first turn on your tablet, you have the opportunity to activate the network, to sign into your Google Account and select how you want to use certain Google services. To set up your Google account •Sign into a Google Account from the prompted set-up screen. OR •From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Settings > Accounts & sync > Add account > Google. If you have a Google account, touch Existing, enter your email address and password, then touch . Otherwise, touch New and enter the necessary information to create a new Google Account. Once you have set up your Google account on your tablet, your tablet automatically synchronizes with your Google account on the Web. Your contacts, Gmail messages, Calendar events and other information from these applications and services on the Web are synchronized with your tablet. (This will depend on your synchronization settings.) After signing in, you can use Gmail™ and take advantage of Google services on your tablet. 41 Connecting to Networks and Devices Wi-Fi With Wi-Fi, you can use high-speed Internet access within the coverage of the wireless access point (AP). Enjoy wireless Internet using Wi-Fi, without extra charges. Connecting to Wi-Fi networks To use Wi-Fi on your tablet, you need to access a wireless access point or ‘hotspot’. Some access points are open and you can simply connect to them. Others are hidden or use security features; you must configure your tablet to be able to connect to them. Turn off Wi-Fi when you're not using it to extend the life of your battery. Turning Wi-Fi on and connecting to a Wi-Fi network 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Settings > Wi-Fi from the WIRELESS NETWORKS. 2 Tap to turn it on and start scanning for available Wi-Fi networks. 3 Tap Search to see a list of active and in-range Wi-Fi networks. • Secured networks are indicated by a lock icon. 4 Touch a network to connect to it. • If the network is secured, you are prompted to enter a password or other credentials. (Ask your network administrator for details) 5 The Status Bar displays icons that indicate Wi-Fi status. 42 Bluetooth You can use Bluetooth to send data by running a corresponding application, but not from the Bluetooth menu as on most other mobile phones. NOTE: •LG is not responsible for the loss, interception or misuse of data sent or received via the Bluetooth wireless feature. •Always ensure that you share and receive data with devices that are trusted and properly secured. If there are obstacles between the devices, the operating distance may be reduced. •Some devices, especially those that are not tested or approved by Bluetooth SIG, may be incompatible with your device. Turning on Bluetooth and pairing up your tablet with a Bluetooth device You must pair your device with another device before you connect to it. 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Settings > Bluetooth from the WIRELESS NETWORKS. 2 Tap to turn Bluetooth on. You will see the option to make your tablet visible. Then tap Search for devices to view the devices in range. 3 Choose the device you want to pair with from the list. Once the paring is successful, your device will connect to the device. NOTE: Your tablet doesn't support Handsfree Profile. Therefore, the use of call features with some of accessories such as Bluetooth headsets or Bluetooth-enabled devices may not be available for this device. 43 Send data using the Bluetooth wireless feature 1 Open the item and tap . OR Touch and hold the item and select Share. OR Open the item and tap the Menu Key > Share. 2 Tap Bluetooth to share via Bluetooth. NOTE: The method for selecting an option may vary by data type. 3 Search for and pair with a Bluetooth-enabled device. Receive data using the Bluetooth wireless feature 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Settings > Bluetooth. 2 Tap to turn Bluetooth on and mark the checkbox next to the tablet name to make the tablet visible on other devices. NOTE: To select the length of time that your device will be visible, tap the Menu Key > Visibility timeout. 3 Pair the devices and tap Accept when you receive a Bluetooth Authorization Request to accept the file(s). 44 SmartShare You can enjoy SmartShare feature on Gallery, Music, Video, and Polaris Office. To send content from your tablet to other devices 1 On the content you want to play or beam, tap . 2 Tap Play or Beam in the dialog box. • Play: You can stream your content via TV, Bluetooth speaker, etc. • Beam: You can send your content to Bluetooth devices or SmartShare Beam*-supported LG phones or tablets. *SmartShare Beam quickly transfers multimedia contents through Wi-Fi Direct. 3 Tap the device to play or receive on the list. • If the device is not on the list, make sure on the device that Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, or Bluetooth connection is turned on. And tap Rescan. 4 Tap Send. To enjoy content from nearby devices such as a computer or mobile device on your tablet 1 To connect the nearby devices to your tablet, tap Nearby devices. <Gallery> 45 • Ensure that your tablet and nearby devices are connected to the same Wi-Fi network. • Make sure DLNA feature on the nearby device is turned on. 2 Tap the device to connect. If the device is not on the list, tap Search nearby devices. After connection, you can enjoy the contents from the nearby device on your tablet. PC connections with a USB cable You can connect your tablet to your PC to charge it, transfer items to the PC from the tablet and vice versa. Transferring music, photos and videos using the USB mass storage mode 1 Connect your tablet to a PC using a USB cable. 2 If you haven't installed the LG Android Platform Driver on your PC, you will need to manually change the settings. Choose System settings > PC connection > Select USB connection method, then select Media sync (MTP). 3 You can now view the mass storage content on your PC and transfer the files. Synchronize with Windows Media Player Ensure that Windows Media Player is installed on your PC. 1 Use the USB cable to connect the tablet to a PC on which Windows Media Player has been installed. 2 Select the Media sync (MTP) option. When connected, a pop-up window will appear on the PC. 46 3 Open Windows Media Player to synchronize music files. 4 Edit or enter your device’s name in the pop-up window (if necessary). 5 Select and drag the music files you want to the sync list. 6 Start synchronization. •The following requirements must be satisfied to synchronize with Windows Media Player. Items OS Requirement Microsoft Windows XP SP2, Vista or higher Window Media Player version Windows Media Player 10 or higher •If the Windows Media Player version is lower than 10, install version 10 or higher. 47 Contacts You can add contacts on your tablet and synchronize them with the contacts in your Google Account or other accounts that support syncing contacts. Searching for a contact 1 From the Home screen, tap Contacts to open your contacts. 2 Tap the Search contacts box and enter the contact name using the keypad. You can also tap a letter along the right side of the screen to access names starting with the chosen letter. Adding a new contact 1 From the Home screen, tap Contact . 2 Tap the . Select the desired account (if applicable). 3 If you want to add a picture to the new contact, tap . Choose from Take photo to take a picture using the camera or Select from Gallery. Then browse for an image and select it. 4 Tap to enter more specific name information. 5 Enter the details about your contact. 6 Tap Save to save the contact entry. Favorite Contacts You can classify frequently called contacts as favorites. To add a contact to your favorites 1 From the Home screen, tap Contacts 2 Tap a contact to view its details. 48 to open your contacts. 3 Tap the star to the right of the contact’s name. The star turns gold and the contact is added to your favorites. To remove a contact from your favorites list 1 From the Home screen, tap Contacts to open your contacts. 2 Tap the Favorites tab to view your favorite contacts. 3 Tap a contact to view its details. 4 Tap the gold star to the right of the contact’s name. The star turns grey and the contact is removed from your favorites. Creating a group 1 From the Home screen, tap Contacts 2 Touch the Groups tab, then touch . 3 Touch Save to save the group. to open your contacts. NOTE: If you delete a group, the contacts assigned to that group will not be lost. They will remain in your contacts. 49 E-mail You can use the E-mail application to read emails from services like Gmail. The E-mail application supports the following account types: POP3, IMAP and Exchange. Your service provider or system administrator can provide you with the account settings you need. Managing an E-mail account The first time you open the E-mail application, a set-up wizard opens to help you to set up an E-mail account. After the initial setup, E-mail displays the contents of your inbox. If you have added more than one account, you can switch among accounts. To add another E-mail account: •Open the E-mail application and tap the Menu Key To change an E-mail account’s settings: Open the E-mail application and tap the Menu Key General settings. > Settings > > Settings > To delete an E-mail account: •Open the E-mail application and tap the Menu Key > Settings > tap the Menu Key > Remove account > touch an account you want to delete > Remove > select Yes. 50 . Working with account folders Open the E-mail application and tap the Menu Key and select Folders. Each account has an Inbox, Outbox, Sent and Drafts folder. Depending on the features supported by your account’s service provider, you may have additional folders. Composing and sending E-mail To compose and send a message: 1 While in the E-mail application, tap Write . 2 Enter an address for the message’s intended recipient. As you enter text, matching addresses will be proposed from your Contacts. Separate multiple addresses using semicolons. 3 Tap Menu Key to add a Cc/Bcc and tap Attach to attach files, if required. 4 Enter the subject and your message 5 Tap the Send to send the message. If you aren’t connected to a network, for example, if you’re working in airplane mode, the messages that you send will be stored in your Outbox folder until you connect to a network again. If it contains any pending messages, the Outbox will be displayed on the Accounts screen. TIP! When a new E-mail arrives in your Inbox, you will be notified by a sound or vibration. Tap the E-mail notification to stop receiving notifications. 51 Camera To open the Camera application, tap Camera on the Home screen. Getting to know the viewfinder Swap camera – Switch between the camera lens and the front–facing camera lens. Record Mode – Allows you to choose a record mode to define how the video will be recorded. Settings – Touch this icon to open the settings menu. See Using the advanced settings on the following page. Video mode – Tap (or slide) to toggle between Camera mode and Video mode. Capture – Takes a picture. Gallery – Touch to view the last photo you captured. This enables you to access your Gallery and view saved photos while in camera mode. NOTE: Please ensure the camera lens is clean before taking pictures. 52 Using the advanced settings In the viewfinder, tap to open the advanced options. You can change the camera settings by scrolling through the list. After selecting the option, tap the Back Key . Take photos by voice command. Defines and controls the amount of sunlight entering the photo. Focuses on a specific spot. Selects photo resolution. If you choose high resolution, file size will increase, which means you will be able to store fewer photos in the memory. The ISO rating determines the sensitivity of the camera's light sensor. The higher the ISO, the more sensitive the camera. This is useful in darker conditions when you cannot use the flash. Improves color quality in various lighting conditions. Applies artistic effects to your pictures. Sets a delay after the capture button is pressed. This is ideal if you want to be in the photo. Activate this to use your tablet's location-based services. Take pictures wherever you are and tag them with the location. If you upload tagged pictures to a blog that supports geo tagging, you can see the pictures displayed on a map. NOTE: This function is only available when the GPS function is active. 53 Selects a shutter sound. Set the Volume Key whether to use for the capture or zoom. Set the storage location for your pictures. Choose from Internal memory and SD card. Opens the help guide to know how a function operates. Restores all camera default settings. TIP! •When you exit the camera, some settings return to their defaults, such as white balance, color effect, timer and scene mode. Check these before you take your next photo. •The setting menu is superimposed over the viewfinder, so when you change photo color or quality elements, you will see a preview of the changed image behind the Settings menu. Taking a quick photo 1 Open the Camera application. 2 Holding the tablet horizontally, point the lens towards the subject you want to photograph. 3 A focus box will appear in the center of the viewfinder screen. You can also tap anywhere on the screen to focus on that spot. 4 When the focus box turns green, the camera has focused on your subject. 5 Touch to capture the photo. 54 Once you've taken a photo Touch to view the last photo you took. Touch to share your photo using the SmartShare function. Touch to take another photo immediately. Touch to send your photo to others or share it via social network services. Touch to delete the photo. TIP! If you have a social networking account and set it up on your tablet, you can share your photo with your social networking community. Touch the Menu Key to open all advanced options. Set image as – Touch to use the photo as a Contact photo, Home screen wallpaper or Lock screen wallpaper. Move – Touch to move the photo to another place. Copy – Touch to copy the selected photo and save it to another album. Copy to Clip Tray – Tap to copy the photo and store in the Clip Tray. Rename – Touch to edit the name of the selected photo. Rotate left/right – To rotate left or right. Crop – Crop your photo. Move your finger across the screen to select the area to be cropped. Edit – View and edit the photo. 55 Applies a brightness effect to your photo. Applies artistic effects to your photos. Applies color effects to your photos. Applies additional options to your photos. Slideshow – Automatically shows you the images in the current folder one after the other. Add location – To add the location information. Details – Find out more information about the contents. Viewing your saved photos You can access your saved photos when in camera mode. Just tap the image preview in the bottom of the screen and your Gallery will be displayed. •To view more photos, scroll left or right. •To zoom in or out, double-tap the screen or place two fingers and spread them apart (move your fingers closer together to zoom out). 56 Video camera Getting to know the viewfinder Swap camera – Switch between the camera lens and the front–facing camera lens. Shot mode – Defines how the shot will be taken. Settings – Touch this icon to open the settings menu. See Using the advanced settings on the following page. Camera mode – Touch and slide up this icon to switch to camera mode. Record – Touch to start recording a video. Gallery – Touch to view the last video you recorded. This enables you to access your Gallery and view your saved videos while in video mode. TIP! When recording a video, place two fingers on the screen and pinch to use the Zoom function. NOTE: Ensure the microphone is not blocked when recording a video or audio clip. 57 Using the advanced settings Using the viewfinder, touch to open all the advanced options. Tap to set the size (in pixels) of the video you are recording. Defines and controls the amount of sunlight entering the video. Prevent shaking while video recording to get high video quality. Improves color quality in various lighting conditions. Choose a color tone to use for your new view. Activate this to use your tablet's location-based services. Set the Volume Key whether to use for the record or zoom. Set the storage location for your pictures. Choose from Internal memory and SD card. Opens the help guide to know how a function operates. Restores all camera default settings. Recording a quick video 1 Open the Camera application and touch the Video mode icon. 2 The video camera viewfinder appears on the screen. 3 Holding the tablet, point the lens towards the subject you wish to capture in your video. 4 Touch once to start recording. 58 5 A timer showing the length of the video will appear. 6 Touch on the screen to stop recording. After recording a video Touch to view the last video you took. Touch to share your video using the SmartShare function. Touch to record another video immediately. Touch to send your video to others or share it via social network services. Touch to delete the video. Watching your saved videos 1 In the viewfinder, touch the image preview in the bottom of the screen. 2 Your Gallery will appear on the screen. 3 Tap a video to play it automatically. Live Zooming Live Zooming allows you to zoom in or zoom out on a portion of a video that is being played to make the desired scan appear larger or smaller. When viewing the video, use your index finger and thumb in a pinching or spreading motion to zoom in or out. 59 NOTE: •When in video playback mode, slide the screen up or down to adjust the screen brightness. •When in video playback mode, slide the screen left or right to rewind or fast-forward. NOTE: Do not to press too hard; the touch screen is sensitive enough to pick up a light, but firm touch. Adjusting the volume when viewing a video To adjust the volume of a video while it is playing, use the Volume Keys on the right side of the tablet. 60 Multimedia Gallery You can store multimedia files in internal memory for easy access to all your multimedia files. Use this application to view multimedia files like pictures and videos. 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Gallery . You can manage and share all your image and video files with Gallery. NOTE: •Some file formats are not supported, depending on the software installed on the device. •Some files may not play properly, depending on how they are encoded. Viewing pictures Launching Gallery displays your available folders. When another application, such as E-mail, saves a picture, the download folder is automatically created to contain the picture. Likewise, capturing a screenshot automatically creates the Screenshots folder. Tap a folder to open it. Pictures are displayed by creation date in a folder. Select a picture to view it full screen. Scroll left or right to view the next or previous image. Zooming in and out Use one of the following methods to zoom in on an image: •Double-tap anywhere to zoom in. Double-tap again to return to fullscreen view. •Spread two fingers apart on any place to zoom in. Pinch in to zoom out. 61 Playing videos Video files show the play it. icon in the preview. Select a video and tap to Viewing photo and video options When viewing a photo or video, tap the Menu Key advanced editing options. and use the Deleting images and videos Use one of the following methods: •In a folder, tap and select the photos and videos you want to delete, then tap Delete. •When viewing a photo or video, tap . Setting as wallpaper When viewing a photo, touch the Menu Key > Set image as and select Contact photo, Home screen wallpaper or Lock screen wallpaper. NOTE: •Some file formats are not supported, depending on the device software. •If the file size exceeds the available memory, an error can occur when you open files. 62 Videos Your tablet has a video player that lets you play all of your favorite videos. To access the video player, from the Home screen tap Apps > Apps tab > Videos . Playing a video 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps 2 Select the video you want to play. > Apps tab > Videos . Touch to pause video playback. Touch to resume video playback. Touch to go 10 seconds forward. Touch to go 10 seconds backward. Touch to manage the video volume. Touch to change the ratio of the video screen. Touch access QSlide and display the video in small window. Touch to share your video via the SmartShare function. Touch to lock the window. To change the volume while watching a video, press the Volume Keys on the right side of the tablet. Touch and hold a video in the list to access the following options: Share, Delete, Trim and Details. 63 Music Your tablet has a music player that lets you play all your favorite tracks. To access the music player, from the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Music . Add music files to your tablet Start by transferring music files to your tablet: •Transfer music using Media sync (MTP). •Download from the wireless Web. •Synchronize your tablet to a computer. •Receive files via Bluetooth. Transfer music using Media sync (MTP) 1 Connect the tablet to your PC using the USB cable. 2 Select the Media sync (MTP) option. Your tablet will appear as another hard drive on your computer. Click on the drive to view it. Copy the files from your PC to the drive folder. 3 When you’re finished transferring files, swipe the Status Bar down and touch USB connected > Charge tablet. You may now safely unplug your device. Playing a song 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps 2 Touch the Songs tab. 3 Select the song you want to play. 64 > Apps tab > Music . Touch to find the files with YouTube Touch to share your music via SmartShare function. Touch to set shuffle mode Touch to set repeat mode Touch to manage the music volume Touch to pause playback Touch to resume playback Touch to skip to the next track on the album or in the playlist Touch to go back to the beginning of the song. Touch twice to return to the previous song Touch to set the current song as a favorite Touch to see the current playlist Touch to set the audio effect. To change the volume while listening to music, press the Volume Keys on the right side of the tablet. Touch and hold any song in the list to access the following options: Play, Add to playlist, Share, Delete, Details and Search. 65 NOTE: •Some file formats are not supported, depending on the device software. •If the file size exceeds the available memory, an error can occur when you open files. NOTE: Music file copyrights may be protected by international treaties and national copyright laws. Therefore, it may be necessary to obtain permission or a licence to reproduce or copy music. In some countries, national laws prohibit private copying of copyrighted material. Before downloading or copying the file, check the national laws of the relevant country concerning the use of such material. 66 Tools QPair By connecting your tablet and mobile phone via QPair, you can sync incoming calls, messages, and SNS notifications between your tablet and mobile phone. 1 Run QPair and tap Initial setup > Start on your tablet first and then run the same steps on your phone. TIP! QPair may not be pre-inistalled on the phone. Go to Google Play Store and search for Qpair and install. NOTE: QPair works with phones running Android 4.1 or later. Some features may be limited depending on your phone model. 2 Bluetooth connection will be turned on automatically. 67 QPair features Call notification – Sends the tablet a notification when the phone receives a call. The notification displays the caller's number and allows you to decline the call. Message notification – Sends the tablet a notification when the phone receives a message. SNS Notifications – Displays SNS notifications on your tablet's Status bar when it arrives on your phone. NOTE: To enable this feature, turn the QPair SNS Notification option on in your phone (Settings > Accessibility > QPair SNS notification). This option allows you to be notified of social networking notifications on your tablet. Send QuickMemo – Saves your current QuickMemo in the tablet's Gallery, and then syncs this Gallery with the Gallery on your phone. Internet connection via mobile phone – Automatically connects your tablet to the Internet through your mobile phone (as a Wi-Fi hotspot). Using this feature may incur data charges. To save data usage on the phone, the phone automatically connects to any trusted Wi-Fi hotspots within range. Recent app sticker – When the tablet screen is unlocked, a sticker will display the last app used on the phone. Tap the sticker to run the app. Make sure that the app is installed on the phone and tablet. QSlide The QSlide function enables an overlay window on your tablet’s display for easy multitasking. QSlide windows can be opened from the QSlide apps bar on the Notifications panel, or directly from the applications that support the QSlide function. 68 OR Tap to run QSlide. Tap to exit the QSlide and return to full window. Tap to adjust transparency. Tap to end the QSlide. Tap to adjust the size. NOTE: The QSlide function can support up to two windows at the same time. QSlide only supports the following applications: Videos, Internet, Memo, Calendar, Calculator, Email, File Manager. 1 Open the Notifications Panel and tap the desired app from the QSlide apps section. OR While using an application that supports QSlide, tap . The function will be displayed continuously as a small window on your screen. 2 Slide to adjust the transparency level. And drag the QSlide title bar to move it to another position on the screen. 69 QuickMemo The QuickMemo feature allows you to create memos and capture screen shots. Capture screens, draw on them, and share them with family and friends with QuickMemo. 1 Access the QuickMemo feature, slide the Status Bar downwards and touch . 2 Select the desired menu option from Pen type, Colour, and Eraser. Then create a memo. 3 Tap in the Edit menu and select to save the memo. To exit QuickMemo at any time, tap the Back Key . 70 NOTE: •Please use a fingertip while using the QuickMemo. Do not use your fingernail. Using the QuickMemo options The following options are available when using QuickMemo. Touch to keep the current memo on the screen and use the tablet simultaneously. Selects whether to use the background screen or not. Allows you to undo and redo previous actions. Selects the pen type and the color. Erases the memo that you created. Touch to send your memo to others or share it via social network services. Saves the memo in the Notebook or Gallery. Viewing the saved QuickMemo From the Home screen, tap Apps QuickMemo album. > Gallery and select the 71 QuickRemote QuickRemote turns your tablet into a Universal Remote for your home TV, DVD, or Blu-ray. NOTE: QuickRemote may not be available for some devices and areas. To open the QuickRemote application and set up your QuickRemote(s) 1 From the Home screen, tap the Apps > QuickRemote . 2 Touch to select a room type and touch to add the device. 3 Select the type and brand of device, then follow the on-screen instructions to configure the device(s). NOTE: The QuickRemote operates the same way as an ordinary infrared (IR) remote control in your region or country. Be careful not to cover the infrared sensor at the top of the tablet when you use the QuickRemote function. This function may not be supported depending on the model, the manufacturer or service company. 72 Using QuickRemote 1 From the Home screen, tap the Apps > QuickRemote to open a QuickRemote bar with all of the remotes you set up. 2 Select the remote you want by tapping its type/name at the top of the QuickRemote bar. 3 Tap the buttons on the displayed remote. NOTE: When adding remote control of TV, QuickRemote could use the INPUT button to configure appropriate remote control. When configuring the INPUT button, input source of TV could be changed. To reset input source of your TV, tap the INPUT button on QuickRemote several times (depending on the number of devices connected to the TV). QuickRemote options To access the QuickRemote Options menu, tap the Menu Key Front Touch Keys bar) to select the desired option. (in the NOTE: While playing music in the background, pressing any QuickRemote button will mute the sound for a second. QuickTranslator Simply aim the camera of your smart tablet at the foreign sentence you want to understand. You can get the real-time translation anywhere and anytime. You can buy additional dictionaries for offline translation from the Google Play Store. 73 Home language Destination language Switch to Voice mode. Translation of word Translation of sentence Translation of block Sets the home and destination language. 1 Touch > Apps tab > QuickTranslator . 2 Touch Word, Line or Block. 3 Touch and select the desired language. 4 Hold the tablet toward the subject you want to translate for a few seconds. NOTE: Only one dictionary is provided free of charge. Additional dictionaries must be purchased. Please select from the list below the dictionary you would like to install as your complimentary dictionary. NOTE: There may be a difference in the rate of recognization depending on the size, font, color, brightness and angle of the letters that need to be translated. 74 Multiple Users You can add new users to the tablet to allow them to configure their own tablet settings, use their own storage space, and have their own app update privileges. NOTE: •You can only add a new user when you logged in as Owner User. •Each user can configure and use their own content or data. However, they cannot change other users' settings (e.g.: Home Screen settings, Sound settings, etc.). •The users share the battery, memory, and data usage with other users. •Only the tablet owner can use the menus related to the microSD card. •The language settings set by one user apply to all other users. •The alarm goes off at a set time regardless of the user who set the alarm time. •Events such as an message or calendar schedule are only notified to the relevant user. •Once a user starts printing a document using Mobile Print, the print job will continue even if the user is changed. •Data transfer or download, multimedia play, and communication services stop once the user is changed. To add a new user on your tablet 1 From the home screen, tap App > Settings > Users > Add user. 2 Set-up wizard opens to help you to set up. Start Set-up wizard. • You should follow Setup Wizard when you first log in to your tablet as a new user. 3 Now you can choose a user name when you log in your tablet. 75 Voice Mate You can ask Voice Mate to perform tablet functions using your voice, such as setting alarms, or searching the web. When you access Voice Mate for the first time, it displays help information to assist you in learning how to use this function. To open the Voice Mate application •From the Home screen, tap the Apps > Voice Mate . Using the Voice Mate application 1 Open the Voice Mate application. 2 Tap the Speak icon (at the bottom of the screen) to turn it on. Say what you want it to do for you. • If you say “Wake me up at 6 AM", Voice Mate will set the alarm for that time. NOTE: Access the Voice Mate settings to checkmark Skip confirmation so that found exact name (or number) match requests will be executed without confirming it first. Voice Mate Icons The following Voice Mate icons are displayed at the bottom of the screen: • Tap to display the Voice Mate QSlide window on the Home screen. • Tap to say a voice command to execute. • Tap to type a command to execute. 76 Voice Mate Options menu Tap the Menu Key Help. to access the Options menu to select Settings or NOTE: •When the language setting for Voice Mate is not the same as the default language setting on your tablet, some commands such as launching apps may not work. •When entering text, you can only use letters or numbers. •Voice Mate recognizes your speech better when you speak slowly. •You can view examples of various commands by swiping the Voice Mate main screen to the left. Alarm Setting your alarm 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Alarm/Clock > . 2 Set the desired alarm time. 3 Set Repeat, Snooze duration, Vibration, Alarm sound, Alarm volume, Auto app starter, Puzzle lock and Memo. 4 Touch Save. NOTE: To change alarm settings in the alarm list screen, touch the Menu Key and select Settings. 77 Calculator Using your calculator 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Calculator . 2 Touch the number keys to enter numbers. 3 For simple calculations, touch the function you want to perform ( , , or ) followed by . NOTE: •For more complex calculations, touch the Menu Key , select the Scientific calculator, then choose the desired function. •To view the calculation history, tap Menu Key > Calculation history. Calendar Adding an event to your calendar 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Calendar . 2 Tap the left-top button to change the calendar view (Day, Week, Month, Year, Agenda). 3 Tap on the date for which you wish to add an event and tap . 4 Touch the Event name field and enter the event name. 5 Touch the Location field and enter the location. Check the date and enter the time you wish your event to start and finish. 6 If you wish to add a note to your event, touch the Description field and enter the details. 78 7 If you wish to repeat the alarm, set REPEAT and set REMINDERS, if necessary. 8 Touch Save to save the event in the calendar. File Manager The File Manager application allows you to manage files in your internal/ external storage. To open the File Manager application •From the Home screen, tap Apps > File Manager . File Manager Options • : Allow you to run QSlide. • : Allows you to search for files. • : Allows you to create a new folder. • : Allows you to move files and folders to another folder. • : Allows you to copy multiple files. • : Allows you to delete files and folders. Tap the Menu Key to access the following options. •Sort by: Allows you to sort files and folders by Name, Size, Date, and Type. •View by: Allows you to change the view mode to List or Grid. •Copy: Allows you to copy files and folders and paste them in another location. •Share: Allows you to share files and folders with others. •Zip: Allows you to compress files and folders into a .zip file. •Show/Hide hidden files: Allows you to show hidden files or hide them. •Exit: Allows you to exit the application. 79 Voice Recorder Use the voice recorder to record voice memos or other audio files. Recording a sound or voice 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Voice Recorder 2 Touch to begin recording. 3 Touch to end the recording. 4 Touch to listen to the recording. . NOTE: Touch to access your list of recordings. You can listen to the saved recordings. The available recording time may differ from actual recording time. Sending the voice recording 1 Once you have finished recording, you can send the audio clip by touching . 2 Choose from any of the available methods for sharing. Task Manager You can manage your applications using Task Manager. You can easily check the number of applications that are currently running and shut down certain applications. Task Manager Options •Touch Stop to stop individual apps. •Tap Stop all to stop all currently running apps. •Tap the Menu Key to access Help, Sort by, and Settings. 80 POLARIS Office 5 POLARIS Office 5 is a professional mobile office solution that lets users conveniently view various types of office documents, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint files, anywhere or anytime, using their mobile devices. To create a New Document 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > POLARIS Office 5 . 2 Register your email address on the Registration page. NOTE: You can tap Skip to ignore the registration information. 3 Tap to start a new document. 4 Tap a document type from the drop-down list, then choose a template. 5 Enter contents in the document using the tools at the top of the screen and the on-screen keyboard. 6 When you're done working on the document, tap (in the top left corner of the screen), then tap Save and Enter the document name. To view and edit a document on your device You can now easily view and edit a wide variety of file types, including Microsoft Office documents and Adobe PDF, right on their mobile devices. Tap an office document tab at the top of the screen to search for documents on your tablet. Tap the document that you want to view or edit. When viewing documents using POLARIS Office 5, the objects and layout remain the same as in the original documents. To edit it, tap . 81 Google+ Use this application to stay connected with people via Google’s social network service. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Google+ . NOTE: This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Voice Search Use this application to search web pages using voice. 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Voice Search . 2 Say a keyword or phrase when Speak now appears on the screen. Select one of the suggested keywords that appear. NOTE: This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Downloads Use this application to see what files have been downloaded. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Downloads 82 . The Web Internet Use this application to browse the Internet. Browser gives you a fast, full-color world of games, music, news, sports, entertainment and much more, right on your tablet wherever you are and whatever you enjoy. NOTE: Additional charges apply when connecting to these services and downloading content. Check data charges with your network provider. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Internet . Tap to go back one page. Tap to go forward one page, to the page you connected to after the current one. This is the opposite of what happens when you touch the Back Key , which takes you to the previous page. Tap to go to the Home page. Tap to add a new tab. Tap to access your bookmarks. Tap touch to run QSlide. Tap to close the current tab. Tap to refresh or stop the current page. 83 Opening a page •To open a new page, tap . •To go to another webpage, tap the page to view it. Searching the web by voice Tap the web address field, tap , speak a keyword, and then select one of the suggested keywords that appear. NOTE: This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Bookmarks To open a bookmarked webpage, tap one. on the Browser toolbar and select History Tap on the Browser toolbar and select the History tab to open a webpage from the list of recently-visited webpages. To clear the history, tap the Menu Key > Clear all history. Using QSlide Use this feature to access the Internet without closing the current application. While viewing content on the Browser, tap . You can then browse other information on your tablet. To view the browser in full screen, tap . 84 Chrome Use Chrome to search for information and browse webpages. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Chrome . NOTE: This application may not be available, depending on your region and service provider. Viewing webpages Tap the web address field, and then enter a web address or search criteria. Opening a page •To go to a new page, tap . •To go to another webpage, tap the page you want to select it. Searching the web by voice Tap the address field, tap , speak a keyword and select one of the suggested keywords that appear. Syncing with other devices Sync open tabs and bookmarks to use with Chrome on another device when you are logged in with the same Google account. To view open tabs on other devices, tap the Menu Key > Other devices. You must be signed in to the same Google account on all devices. Select a webpage to open. Adding and Viewing bookmarks To add bookmarks, tap . To open a bookmarked webpage, tap the Menu Key > Bookmarks. 85 Settings Access the Settings menu 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > Settings . OR From the Home screen, tap the Menu Key > System settings. 2 Select a setting category and select an option. WIRELESS NETWORKS Wi-Fi Wi-Fi – Turns on Wi-Fi to connect to available Wi-Fi networks. TIP! How to obtain the MAC address To set up a connection in some wireless networks with MAC filters, you may need to enter the MAC address of your tablet in the router. You can find the MAC address in the following user interface: From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Wi-Fi > Menu Key > Advanced Wi-Fi > MAC address. Bluetooth Turn the Bluetooth wireless feature on or off to use Bluetooth. Data usage Displays the data usage. More... Allows you to share folders with other devices via wireless connection. 86 Airplane mode – Checkmark the Airplane mode to set on. Activating Airplane mode disables all wireless connections. Wireless storage – You can manage files on your tablet in the computer or copy files to the tablet from the computer without a USB connection. Make sure that the tablet and computer are connected to the same network. Then, enter the web addresses shown on your tablet in the address bar of the browser on your computer. Miracast – Allows you to wirelessly mirror your tablet screen and sound onto a Miracast dongle or TV. SmartShare Beam – Allows you to receive multimedia content via SmartShare Beam from LG phones or tablets. VPN – Displays the list of Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) that you've previously configured. Allows you to add different types of VPNs. NOTE: You must set a lock screen PIN or password before you can use credential storage. DEVICE Sound Sound profile – Choose the Sound, either Vibrate only or Silent. Volumes – Manage the volume of Notification sound, Touch feedback & system, Music, video, games and other media. Vibrate strength – Set vibrate strength for notifications. Notification sound – Allows you to set your default notification ringtone. Touch sounds – Allows you to set your tablet to play a sound when you touch buttons, icons and other onscreen items that react to your touch. 87 Screen lock sound – Allows you to set your tablet to play a sound when locking and unlocking the screen. Vibrate on touch – Allows you to set the vibration feedback when the tablet screen is touched. Display < Home screen> Theme – Sets the screen theme for your device. Wallpaper – Sets the wallpaper to use on your Home screen. Screen swipe effect – Sets the effect when you swipe to change screens. Allow Home screen looping – Checkmark to set the Home screens to scroll continuously, eliminating the need to scroll back in the opposite direction when you reach one end. Portrait view only – Checkmark to always display the Home screen in portrait view. Home backup & restore – Allows you to backup and restore app and widget configurations and themes. Do you know? – Enable this option to display the help page Do you know? onto display an additional homescreen. Help – Displays information about the operation of the Home Screen. < Lock screen > Select screen lock – Set a screen lock type to secure your tablet. Opens a set of screens that guide you through drawing a screen unlock pattern. If you have enabled a Pattern lock type when you turn on your tablet or wake up the screen, you will be asked to draw your unlock pattern to unlock the screen. Screen swipe effect – Sets the screen swipe effect options. 88 Weather animation – Checkmark to show weather animation for current location or primary city set in Weather based on auto data updates. Wallpaper – Sets your Lock screen wallpaper. Select it from Gallery or Wallpaper gallery. Shortcuts – Allows you to change the shortcuts on the Swipe Lock screen. Owner info – Checkmark to set the device owner’s name to be displayed on the Lock screen. Tap to enter the text to be displayed as the Owner info. Portrait view only – Checkmark to always display the Lock screen in portrait view. Lock timer – Sets the amount of time before the screen automatically locks after the screen has timed-out. Power button instantly locks – Checkmark to instantly lock the screen when the Power/Lock Key is pressed. This setting overrides the Security lock timer setting. < Brightness > Adjust the screen brightness. < Screen timeout > Set the time for screen timeout. < KnockON > Checkmark to enable KnockON to turn the screen on and off. Quickly double-tap center screen to turn it on. Double-tap the Status Bar, an empty area on the Home screen, or the Lock screen to turn the screen off. For the best results, do not move the tablet while using the KnockON feature. < Screen-off effect > Sets the screen-off effect. 89 < Auto-rotate screen > Set to switch orientation automatically when you rotate the tablet. < Daydream > Tap the Daydream switch to toggle it On or Off. On allows the set screen saver to be displayed when the phone is sleeping while docked and/or charging. Choose from Clock, Colors, Photo Frame, and Photo Table. NOTE: Charging might be slow while the screen saver is on. < Font type > Change the type of display font. < Font size > Change the size of the display font. < Smart screen > Keep screen on when device detects your eyes looking at the screen. < Smart video > Checkmark to pause the video when it doesn't detect your eyes looking at the screen. < Front touch buttons > Set the Front Touch Keys displayed at the bottom of all of the screens. Set which ones are displayed, their position on the bar, and what they look like. Select the keys and order, the theme, and the background. < Aspect ratio correction > Allows you to change the aspect ratio of a downloaded application to fix screen distortion. < Motion sensor calibration > Allows you to improve the accuracy of the tilt and speed of the sensor. 90 Storage INTERNAL STORAGE – Displays the total amount of space in the device’s memory and lists what type of data is using up space. SD CARD – Displays the total amount of memory space on the microSD card. Mount/Unmount SD card – Mounts and unmounts the microSD card from your tablet so that you can access the data stored in it, format the card, or safely remove it. This setting is dimmed if there’s no microSD card installed, if you’ve already unmounted it, or if you’ve mounted the microSD card on your computer. Erase SD card – Permanently erases everything on the microSD card and prepares it for use with your tablet. Battery BATTERY INFORMATION – See how much battery power is used for device activities. The battery level displays in a percentage. The remaining time of use is also displayed. Battery percentage – Displays the battery percentage on the Status Bar. Battery saver – Manage the battery for the power saving items. Tap the switch to turn this feature on. Tap Battery saver for the following options. • Auto-sync: Turns off Auto-sync. • Wi-Fi: Turns off Wi-Fi if data is not in use. • Bluetooth: Turns off Bluetooth if not connected. • Vibrate on touch: Turns off touch feedback. • Brightness: Adjust the brightness. • Screen timeout: Adjust the screen timeout. Power saver tips – Touch to access some tips for Power saver. 91 Apps Display the list of applications such as currently running or downloaded. Slide Aside You can use three-finger swipe to save running apps to the left or bring them back to the display. PERSONAL Accounts & sync Permits applications to synchronize data in the background, whether or not you are actively working in them. Deselecting this setting can save battery power and lower (but not eliminate) data usage. Users Profile name – Allows you to set current user's name. Nickname – Allows you to set the nickname for your tablet. Owner info – Checkmark to set the device owner’s name to be displayed on the Lock screen. Tap to enter the text to be displayed as the Owner info. Add user – Allows you to add new account for tablet and use Multi-user feature. Location access Access to my location – Lets apps that have asked your permission use your location information. GPS satellites – Lets apps use GPS satellites to determine your location to street-level accuracy. 92 Wi-Fi & mobile network location – Let apps use Google's location service to estimate your location faster. Anonymous location data will be collected and sent to Google. Security Encrypt tablet – Allows you to encrypt data on the tablet for security. You will be required to enter a PIN or password to decrypt your tablet each time you power it on. Encrypt SD card – Allows you to encrypt data on the MicroSD for security. Password typing visible – Show the last character of the hidden password as you type. Tablet administrators – View or deactivate tablet administrators. Unknown sources – Default setting to install non-Play store applications. Verify apps – Disallow or warn before installation of apps that may cause harm. Trusted credentials – Display trusted CA certificates. Install from storage – Choose to install encrypted certificates. Clear credentials – Remove all certificates. Language & input Use the Language & input settings to select the language for the text on your tablet and to configure the on-screen keyboard, including words you've added to its dictionary. Backup & reset Backup my data – Set to backup your settings and application data to the Google server. Backup account – Set the account to which you want to backup data to. 93 Automatic restore – Set to restore your settings and application data when the applications are reinstalled on your device. LG Backup service – Backs up all information on the device and restores it in the event of data loss or replacement. Factory data reset – Reset your settings to the factory default values and delete all your data. If you reset the tablet this way, you are prompted to re-enter the same information as when you first started Android. SYSTEM Date & time Use Date & time settings to set how dates will be displayed. You can also use these settings to set your own time and time zone rather than obtaining the current time from the mobile network. Accessibility Use the Accessibility settings to configure accessibility plug-ins you have installed on your tablet. NOTE: Requires additional plug-ins to become selectable. TalkBack – Allows you to set up the TalkBack function which assists people with impaired vision by providing verbal feedback. Tap the TalkBack switch at the top right corner of the screen to turn it on. Tap Settings at the bottom of the screen to adjust the TalkBack settings. Install web scripts – Allows you to enable (or disable) installation of web scripts. Large text – Checkmark to increase the size of the text. Invert colour – Checkmark to invert colour. 94 Magnification gestures – Allows you to zoom in and out by triple-tapping the screen. Shades – Set the screen to be shade of black. Mono audio – Checkmark to allow headset sound routed both right and left channel. Touch & hold delay – Sets the touch and hold delay (short, medium, or long). Universal touch – Switch to toggle between on and off. Universal touch can replace all hardware buttons. Auto-rotate screen – Checkmark to allow the device to rotate the screen depending on the device orientation (portrait or landscape). Speak passwords – Checkmark so that you can say your log in passwords (instead of typing your passwords). One-touch input – Allows you to enter letters by each finger touch on LG keyboard. Easy access – Allows you to set functions when you tripe-tap home key. Text-to-speech output – Text-to-speech output provides audible readout of text, for example, the contents of text messages. PC connection Select USB connection method – Set the desired mode: Charge tablet, Media sync (MTP), LG software or Send images (PTP). Ask upon connecting – Ask in USB connection mode when connecting to a computer. Help – Help for USB connection. PC Suite – Check this to use LG PC Suite with your Wi-Fi connection. Please note that Wi-Fi network should be connected to LG PC Suite via a Wi-Fi connection. 95 On-Screen Phone – Check this to receive Wi-Fi connection request from On-Screen Phone. Help – Help for LG software. Accessory Quick Cover – Activate the Quick Cover to turn on or off automatically. USB storage – Sets the Plug & Pop feature for USB storage. Checkmark the app panel option to automatically display the app panel when connecting an OTG (On-the-Go) USB cable. Tap Edit app panel to change the applications you want to make available. Earphone – Sets the Plug & Pop feature for earphones. Checkmark the app panel option to automatically display the app panel when connecting an earphone. Tap Edit app panel to change the applications you want to make available. Dock – Sets the Plug & Pop features for Dock. Checkmark the app panel option to automatically display the app panel when connecting a dock. Tap Edit app panel to change the applications you want to make available. About tablet View legal information and check your device status and software version. 96 LG Backup About backing up and restoring device data It is recommended that you regularly create and save a backup file on the internal storage, especially before updating any software. Maintaining a current backup file in storage memory may allow you to recover device data if your device is lost, stolen, or corrupted by an unforeseen issue. This LG Backup application is supported between LG smartphones and tablets, other S/W or OS versions. As a result, when you buy the new LG smartphones and tablets, you can backup the current device data to your new device. If you have the Backup application preloaded on your smartphones and tablets, you can backup and restore most of your data, including downloaded and pre-installed applications, bookmarks, calendar entries, contacts, home screen settings, and system settings. You may also: •Perform a manual LG Backup of your device. •Schedule automatic backups of your device. •Restore your device data. NOTE: Please note that the Backup function does not support the backup of User data & Media data (Picture/Video/Music). Please backup those files using the Media sync (MTP). Connect your tablet to your computer using a USB cable and touch Media sync (MTP). Warning! To protect against unexpected shutoff during backup or restore operations, due to insufficient battery power, you should always keep your battery fully charged. 97 LG Backup your tablet data 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > LG Backup > Backup. 2 Select the check box you want to backup and select Next. 3 On the Backup Location screen, touch Internal storage or SD card, then tap Start. 4 When all selected files have been backed up, you will see the message Backup completed. Scheduling automatic backups You can also program automatic backups for the data on your tablet according to your schedule setting. To do this, complete the following steps: 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > LG Backup > Scheduled backup. 2 Tap Backup items and select the check box next to the item you want to backup. 3 Tap Backup location, touch Internal storage or SD card. 4 Tap Set time to set repeat interval among Weekly, Every to weeks, Monthly and tap Done. 5 Tap the switch next to the time to activate automatic backups. Restoring tablet data NOTE: All files that are stored on your tablet are deleted before the backup file is restored. 98 1 From the Home screen, tap Apps > Apps tab > LG Backup > Restore. 2 On the Restore screen, select a backup file that contains the data you wish to restore. 3 Select the check box next to the item you wish to restore and select Next to restore it to your tablet. NOTE: Please note that your tablet data will be overwritten with the content of your backup. 4 If the backup file is encrypted, type the password that you created to encrypt it. 5 When all selected files have been restored, the tablet will automatically be restart. NOTE: You can set Enable encryption to encrypt your backup files for extra protection. Touch from the LG Backup screen, and enter a password and hint in case you forgot your password. Once you have set up a password, you need to enter it every time you want to do backup/restore. 99 Tablet software update Tablet software update This feature allows you to update the firmware of your tablet to the latest version conveniently from the internet without the need to visit a service center. For more information on how to use this function, please visit: http://www.lg.com As the mobile device firmware update requires the user’s full attention for the duration of the update process, please make sure to check all instructions and notes that appear at each step before proceeding. Please note that removing the USB cable or battery during the upgrade may seriously damage your tablet. LG Tablet Software update via Over-the-Air (OTA) This feature allows you to update the firmware of your tablet to the newer version conveniently via OTA without connecting the USB data cable. This feature is only available if and when LG makes the newer version of the firmware available for your device. First, you can check the software version on your tablet: From the Home screen, tap the Menu Key > System settings > About tablet > Software information. To perform the tablet software update, from the Home screen, tap the Menu Key > System settings > About tablet > Update Center > Software Update > Check now for update. 100 NOTE: LG reserves the right to make firmware updates available only for selected models at its own discretion and does not guarantee the availability of the newer version of the firmware for all handset models. NOTE: Your personal data—including information about your Google account and any other accounts, your system/application data and settings, any downloaded applications and your DRM licence —might be lost in the process of updating your device's software. Therefore, LG recommends that you back up your personal data before updating your tablet's software. LG does not take responsibility for any loss of personal data. 101 Accessories These accessories are available for use with the your tablet. (Items described below may be optional.) Travel adaptor Data cable Quick Start Guide NOTE: •Always use genuine LG accessories. Failure to do this may void your warranty. •Accessories may vary in different regions. 102 Troubleshooting This chapter lists some problems you might encounter when using your tablet. Some problems require you to call your service provider, but most are easy to fix yourself. Message Possible causes No applications can be set Not supported by service provider or registration required. Contact your service provider. Battery is not charged. Charge battery. Outside temperature is too hot or cold. Make sure tablet is charging at a normal temperature. Contact problem Check the charger and its connection to the tablet. No voltage Plug the charger into a different socket. Charger defective Replace the charger. Wrong charger Use only original LG accessories. Memory full Delete some images from your tablet. Charging error Impossible to receive / send photos Possible corrective measures 103 Message Files do not open 104 Possible causes Possible corrective measures Unsupported file format Check the supported file formats. No sound Vibration mode Check the settings status in the sound menu to make sure you are not in vibration or silent mode. Hangs up or freezes Intermittent software problem Try to perform a software update via the website. Wi-Fi (WLAN) This equipment may be operated in all European countries. The 5150 – 5350 MHz band is restricted to indoor use only. General Inquiries <LG Customer Information Centre> 0844-847-5847 or +44-844-847-5847 * Make sure the number is correct before making a call.
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