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P/NO : MFL67201801 (1.0)


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    ENGLISH User Guide LG-V909 www.lg.com P/NO : MFL67201801 (1.0)

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    Bluetooth QD ID B017664...

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    • Copyright ©2011 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. •...

  • Page 4: Overview, Service Activation

    You can also access Help information on your tablet: From any Home screen, touch My Account or My Device. Touch LG-V909 User Guide SERVICE ACTIVATION If you are a new T-Mobile® customer and your service has not been activated, simply call Customer Care at 1-800-937-8997 from your landline and a T-Mobile Activations representative will assist you.

  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Contents OVERVIEW ... 2 SERVICE ACTIVATION ... 2 FOR YOUR SAFETY ... 6 Understanding your device ...16 Before you using the device, please read this! .. 16 To optimize Battery Life ...16 To download the USB Driver ...16 To reboot your device when the screen freezes ...16 To assure optimal device performance ...

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    Using Combined view ...39 Changing account settings ...39 Remove an email account ...40 Gmail™ ...40 Contacts ...41 LG-V909 User Guide Adding a new contact ... 41 Editing a contact ... 41 Searching for a contact ... 41 Importing and Exporting contacts to your memory ...

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    Adding Bookmarks to your Home screen ...50 Changing browser settings ...50 Settings ...51 Wireless & networks ...51 Screen ...51 Location & security ...51 Applications ...52 Accounts & sync ...53 Privacy ...53 Language & input ...54 Accessibility ...55 About tablet ...55 Accessories ...56 FAQ ... 57...

  • Page 8: For Your Safety

    Battery. This device has an internal rechargeable battery. The battery isn’t user accessible and should only be replaced by an LG Authorized Service Center. Never replace or have replaced the battery with an unapproved battery since this could damage the device or cause the device to explode or catch fire.

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    (3) the adapter case is damaged; or (4) the charger or device has become exposed to liquid . LG is not responsible for, nor shall your warranty cover, damage to your device resulting from use with any unauthorized chargers or power adapters.

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    • T ake frequent breaks from watching content on your device, especially 3D content. • F or those who have vision that is different in each eye, they should only view 3D content after taking vision correction measures. LG-V909 User Guide • D o not watch the 3D content when tired or sick, and avoid viewing the 3D content for a long period of time.

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    LG is not responsible for your use of those applications or information you choose to submit or share with others. Specific terms and conditions, terms of use, and privacy polices apply to those applications and services.

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    • D o not listen at any volume that causes you discomfort. If you experience ringing in your ears, hear muffled speech or experience any temporary hearing difficulty after listening to your portable LG-V909 User Guide audio device, discontinue use and consult your doctor. Children’s Safety...

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    Bodily Contact During Operation This device was tested for typical use with the back of the device kept 0 inch (0 cm) from the body. Vehicle-Mounted External Antenna (Optional, if available.) To satisfy FCC RF exposure requirements, keep 8 inches (20 cm) between the user / bystander and vehicle-mounted external antenna.

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    Display Grant section of http://www.fcc.gov/oet/ ea/fccid/ after searching on FCC ID BEJV909. For more information about SARs, see the FCC’s OET Bulletins 56 and 65 at http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/ LG-V909 User Guide Engineering_Technology/Documents/bulletins or visit the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association website at http://www.ctia.org/consumer_info/index.

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    group of independent experts noted that no evidence exists that using a cell device causes brain tumors or other ill effects. The UK’s recommendation to limit cell device use by children was strictly precautionary; it was not based on scientific evidence that any health hazard exists.

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    • S hould turn the device OFF immediately if there is any reason to suspect that interference is taking place. LG-V909 User Guide Hearing Aids. Some digital wireless devices may interfere with some hearing aids. In the event of such interference, you may want to consult your service provider (or call the customer service line to discuss alternatives).

  • Page 17: Potentially Explosive Atmosphere, Fcc Compliance Statement

    Potentially Explosive Atmosphere Turn your device OFF when in any area with a potentially explosive atmosphere and obey all signs and instructions. Sparks in such areas could cause an explosion or fire resulting in bodily injury or even death. Areas with a potentially explosive atmosphere are often, but not always marked clearly.

  • Page 18: Understanding Your Device, Before You Using The Device, Please Read This, To Optimize Battery Life

    LG-V909 User Guide To download the USB Driver: To use USB tethering and USB debugging, you need to install the “LG USB Driver” on your PC first. The LG USB Driver is downloadable from the following site: http://www.lg.com/us/mobile-phones/ index.jsp Click Mobile Support...

  • Page 19: To Assure Optimal Device Performance, To Transfer Files To A Computer Using Usb

    To assure optimal device performance: • Ensure the back cover is attached to your device while sending and receiving using Wi-Fi or Bluetooth. Since Wi-Fi and Bluetooth internal antenna is attached to the back cover, separation of the back cover may reduce the antenna performance.

  • Page 20: Device Components

    Device components WARNING: Placing a heavy object on the device or sitting on it can damage its LCD and touch screen functionalities. LG-V909 User Guide...

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    Charger port lets you charge your device using the provided travel adapter. 3.5mm Headset Jack lets you to plug in an optional headset for convenient, hands-free use. You can also plug in headphones to listen to music. USB cable port allows you to connect a USB cable. HDMI cable port allows you to connect an HDMI cable.

  • Page 22: Inserting Sim Card, Charging Your Battery

    WARNING: The battery must be fully charged initially to improve battery lifetime. NOTE: Please use only an approved charging accessory to charge your LG device. Improper handling of the charger port, as well as the use of an incompatible charger or adapter, may cause...

  • Page 23: Turning Your Device On And Off, Locking And Unlocking The Screen

    Connect the provided travel adapter into the wall power socket. Plug the other end (as shown below) into the device’s charger port. WARNING: Fully insert the plug into the device’s charger port, otherwise it may not charge your device. Turning your device on and off •...

  • Page 24: Secure Your Lock Screen, Using Hdmi

    - Please contact customer service. LG-V909 User Guide Using HDMI LG-V909 supports HDMI output. Enjoy High- Definition video recorded on your device on other display devices via HDMI cable, such as a TV or a projector that allows HDMI input. Use the supplied HDMI cable to connect your device to the display device.

  • Page 25: Google Account Set Up

    Gmail. Adding additional accounts After setup, you can add Google™, Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync, Facebook for LG, conventional email, and other kinds of accounts, depending on what applications you have installed. Each account syncs some or all of the account’s data. If you add more than one Google Account, only the first Google Account you sign into is backed up to Google servers.

  • Page 26: Your Home Screen And Basics, Using The Navigation Buttons

    The Home screen is your starting point to access all the features on your device. It displays application shortcuts, icons, widgets, and other features. Navigation buttons LG-V909 User Guide Google Search™ opens the Google Search application. Apps Launcher open the Launch screen to view installed applications.

  • Page 27: Customizing The Home Screen

    Customizing the Home screen You can personalize your Home screen by adding application icons, shortcuts, widgets, and other items to any Home screen panel. You can also change the wallpaper. To move an item on the Home screen Touch and hold the item on your Home screen. Drag the item to a new location on the screen.

  • Page 28: Using The Multi-tasking Functions

    Contact. You contact list will be displayed on the screen. Select a contact you want to add from the list. Your contact will be added to the Home screen. LG-V909 User Guide Using the Multi-tasking functions Multi-tasking is easy with Android because open applications keep running even when you open another application.

  • Page 29: Status And Notification Icons, Notifications Panel

    Status and Notification icons The Status Bar appears at the bottom of every screen. It displays icons indicating that you’ve received notifications and icons indicating the device’s status, along with the current time. Below is a table explaining the meaning of icons you’re likely to see in the Status Bar.

  • Page 30: Touch Screen Tips

    Touch and hold – Touch and hold an item on the screen by touching it and not lifting your finger until an action occurs. LG-V909 User Guide Drag – To scroll through a list or move slowly, drag across the touch screen.

  • Page 31: On-screen Keyboard, Using The On-screen Keyboard, Entering Text By Speaking, Editing Text

    On-screen Keyboard The on-screen keyboard displays 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. Caps/Shift Key lets you enter capital letters. To lock the Caps/Shift Key, touch it twice. To unlock it, touch it again.

  • Page 32: Connecting To Networks And Devices, Wi-fi Networks, Turn On Wi-fi And Connect To A Network

    > USB tethering A checkmark indicates that USB tethering is on. NOTE: To use USB tethering, you need to install the “LG USB Driver” on your PC first. The LG USB Driver is downloadable from the following site: http://www.lg.com/us/mobile- Connect.

  • Page 33: Bluetooth, Turn On Bluetooth, To Pair Your Device With A Bluetooth Device

    When your device is sharing its data connection, an icon appears in the Status Bar and as an ongoing notification in the Notifications Panel. USB tethering is active Portable Wi-Fi hotspot is active Both USB tethering and Portable Wi-Fi hotspot are active Bluetooth Bluetooth is a short-range wireless communications technology that devices can use to exchange...

  • Page 34: Connecting To A Computer Via Usb

    Connecting to a computer via USB You can connect your device to a computer with a USB cable, to transfer music, pictures, and other files between your tablet and the computer. Using Media Transfer Protocol (MTP), you can manage contents on your tablet storage.

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    Click Start Sync on the bottom of the Sync List window to start. It will copy files in Sync List to your tablet. For details about usage of Windows Media Player, refer to the Windows Media Player Help. Sync List...

  • Page 36: Maps, Getting Directions, Starring A Location

    Join Latitude – Allows you to choose to share your location with friends you choose. More – Clear map or find Starred places and more. LG-V909 User Guide Getting directions While viewing a map, touch Enter your start point and destination point, type the address, or find from contacts.

  • Page 37: Finding Your Friends With Latitude

    Finding your friends with Latitude Google Latitude lets you and your friends view each others’ locations on maps and share status messages with each other. Your location is not shared automatically. You must join Latitude and then invite your friends to view your location, or accept invitations from your friends.

  • Page 38: Market

    Removing applications Apps > Market Touch the My apps tab. Choose the application you wish to remove and touch Uninstall. LG-V909 User Guide You can also remove an application from the Settings menu. • Apps > Settings > Applications > Manage applications >...

  • Page 39: Google Talk, Managing Your Friends List, Chatting With A Friend

    Google Talk™ This application lets you chat with other people who also use Google Talk™. You remain signed in, even when you’re using other applications, until you deliberately sign out. Managing Your Friends List Your Google Talk™ Friends list contains the friends you’ve invited to become friends or whose invitations you’ve accepted in Google Talk™.

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    • returns to the main Book screen at any time. • shows the table of the contents. • goes to the settings. • opens the book menu. Slide the bar to skip the page backward and forward. LG-V909 User Guide...

  • Page 41: Email, Adding An Account, Opening Inbox, Using Combined View, Changing Account Settings

    Email Enjoy user-friendly Email environment with your device. You can add multiple Email accounts using POP3, IMAP and Exchange ActiveSync. To open the Email application Apps > Email • Adding an account The first time you open the Email application, a setup wizard opens to help you set up an email account.

  • Page 42: Remove An Email Account, Gmail

    Gmail account, you can switch accounts to view the messages in each Inbox. To search specific emails • Apps > Gmail > A list of results will appear, displaying all of the conversations with emails that contain the words you searched for. LG-V909 User Guide...

  • Page 43: Contacts, Adding A New Contact, Editing A Contact, Searching For A Contact, Memory

    Contacts You can add contacts on your device and synchronize them with the contacts in your Google account or other accounts that support syncing contacts. To open the Contact application Apps > Contacts • Adding a new contact Touch Apps > Contacts. Touch to create a new contact.

  • Page 44: Sharing Contacts Via Bluetooth

    Select the vCard file(s) you want to import. Sharing contacts via Bluetooth Apps > Contacts > Share contact > Bluetooth Touch Check if Bluetooth is ON and let the tablet scan for nearby devices. Choose the device you want to send from the list. LG-V909 User Guide...

  • Page 45: Photos And Videos, Camera, Getting To Know Your Camera View Finder, Taking A Photo

    Photos and videos Camera Getting to know your camera view finder Taking a photo Apps > Camera Holding the device, point the lens towards the subject you want to photograph. Capture button lightly and a focus Touch the box will appear in the center of the viewfinder screen.

  • Page 46: Tagging Location Information To Your Photo, Video Camera, View Finder, Taking A Video

    Apps > Camera > Camera settings > Store location • > On Video Camera Getting to know your video camera view finder LG-V909 User Guide Taking a video Apps > Camera Video mode button. Touch the Holding the device, point the lens towards the subject you want to record.

  • Page 47: Gallery, Viewing Your Albums, Viewing And Browsing Pictures And Videos

    Gallery Open the Gallery application to view albums of your pictures and videos. You can store multimedia files to your memory and have easy access to all your image and video files. To open the Gallery application Apps > Gallery •...

  • Page 48: Sharing A Picture, Deleting Files, D Camcorder And 3d Player, View Finder

    Touch each of the files you want to delete. You can use Select All to select all the available files. Touch to delete the file(s). LG-V909 User Guide 3D Camcorder and 3D Player Getting to know your 3D Camcorder view...

  • Page 49: Taking A 3d Video, Playing A 3d Video

    3D glasses. Watching the 3D video on a 3D TV: • Connect the HDMI cable from tablet to 3D TV. And switch to mode and wear the 3D glasses (for 3DTV).

  • Page 50: Utilities, Calendar, Viewing Your Calendar, Creating An Event, Settings, Clock, Calculator

    Creating an event Apps > Calendar > Enter the necessary information and touch Done. LG-V909 User Guide Change synchronization and display settings You can control whether an account synchronizes changes to calendar events between a Google™ or other calendar service with the Settings.

  • Page 51: Music, Viewing Your Music Library, To Create A Playlist, Playing Music

    Music The Music application plays audio files that are stored on your device’s memory. Copy audio files from your computer onto the memory before you open the Music application. To open the Music application • Apps > Music Viewing your music library The Music application searches the memory for music files you copied to your memory, then builds a catalog of your music based on the information...

  • Page 52: Browser, Opening Web, Opening Multiple, Adding Bookmarks To Your Home Screen, Changing Browser Settings

    Browser Browser gives you a fast, full color world of games, music, news, sports, entertainment, and much more, right on your tablet device. Wherever you are and whatever you’re into. NOTE: Additional charges apply when connecting to these services and downloading content. Check data charges with your network provider.

  • Page 53: Settings, Wireless & Networks, Screen, Location & Security

    Settings The Settings application contains most of the tools for customizing and configuring your device. Some of functions are detailed on another chapter. Apps > Settings • Wireless & networks Allows you to manage Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connections. You can also set Mobile networks and Airplane mode.

  • Page 54: Applications

    Owner info – Allows you to choose if you want to display owner information on the lock screen. Encrypt tablet – Allows you to set the option to require a numeric PIN or password to decrypt the tablet each time you power it on.

  • Page 55: Accounts & Sync, Privacy

    Development – Allows you to set options for application development. NOTE: To use USB debugging, you need to install the “LG USB Driver” on your PC first. The LG USB Driver is downloadable from the following site: http://www.lg.com/us/mobile-phones/ index.jsp Click Mobile Support...

  • Page 56: Language & Input

    Language & input Language settings: Select the language for the text on your tablet and configure the on-screen keyboard, including words that you have added to its dictionary. Voice recognizer settings: Language – Select a language for the Google voice recognition.

  • Page 57: Accessibility, About Tablet

    Accessibility Check to enable all installed accessibility plug-ins. NOTE: Requires additional plug-ins to become selectable. About tablet View legal information and check device status and software version. NOTE: To obtain the corresponding source code under GPL, LGPL, MPL and other open source licences, please visit http://opensource.lge.com/...

  • Page 58: Accessories

    Accessories These accessories are available for use with the LG-V909 (Items described below may be optional). Travel Adapter This adapter allows you to charge the battery. USB Cable USB Gender LG-V909 supports standard type of USB keyboard and USB Hub. Other types of USB devices may not work with LG-V909.

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    Please check to see if any problems you have encountered with your device are described in this section, before taking the device in for service or calling a service representative. Category Sub-Category What are the functions available via Bluetooth? Bluetooth Devices Data How can I back up Contacts? Contacts Backup...

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    Device Function the Unlock Pattern and I didn’t create the Google account on the Unlock Pattern device? LG-V909 User Guide Question There is no file size limitation. Any application that is available on Android Market™ and is compatible with the hardware can be installed and used.

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    Category Sub-Category Device Function How do I create the Unlock Pattern? Unlock Pattern Device Function Will I know when my memory is full? Memory Device Function Is it possible to change the language? Language Support Device Function How do I set up a VPN? My screen turns off after only 15 Device Function seconds.

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    I need to recharge it? Device Spec Which wireless bands are supported by the device? Band LG-V909 User Guide Question Yes. Just touch and hold the icon until the trash can icon labeled as Remove appears at the upper right corner of the screen.

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    1. From the Home screen, touch Apps. 2. Touch Settings > Privacy > Factory data reset. 3. Read the warning and touch Reset tablet. 4. Touch Erase everything. Attention: If a factory reset is performed, all installed application and user data will be erased.

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    (7) The customer shall bear the cost of shipping the product to the Customer Service Department of LG. LG shall bear the cost of shipping the product back to the consumer after the completion of service under this limited warranty.

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    LG Electronics Service- Mobile Handsets P.O. Box 240007, Huntsville, AL 35824 DO NOT RETURN YOUR PRODUCT TO THE ABOVE ADDRESS. Please call or write for the location of the LG authorized service center nearest you and for the procedures for obtaining warranty claims.

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