Set up the device: LG Optimus L9

Learn how to set up the time, date, and language on the LG Optimus L9. Find out more on this page:

 

Developer options

Language

First time use

Time & date

 

 

Developer options

Turn off develop options

If developer options are turned on, it can cause red border on the screen, errors when connecting to computers, or other problems. To turn off all developer options, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. Tap Developer options.
  4. Tap the Menu key
  5. Tap Reset to default.

 

 

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Language

Change language

To change the language of the device and menus, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. Tap Language & input.
  4. Tap Language.
  5. Tap the desired language. The device and menus will automatically be updated to the new language.

 

 

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First time use

Prepare the battery and SIM card

Before using the device, you need to insert the battery and SIM card. To prepare the battery and SIM card, see these steps:

 

 

 

Setup wizard

After turning on your device the first time, you may see a setup wizard to help you set up your device. To do this initial setup, follow these steps:

 

  1. If desired, tap English and then select the desired language.
  2. If desired, tap Accessibility to adjust the accessibility settings.
  3. Tap Next.
  4. If desired, tap Wi-Fi to connect to a Wi-Fi network and tap a network below to connect.
  5. Tap Next.
  6. Tap Yes to log in to your Google account and then follow the prompts. Otherwise, tap No.
    If you tapped No in step 6, tap Get an account to open a new Google account or tap Now now if you want to open one later. 
  7. Tap to adjust the following settings:

    • Tap Use Wi-Fi and mobile network location to select or clear the Check box and turn on or turn off.
    • Tap Let Google apps access your location to select or clear the Check box and turn on or turn off.

  8. Tap Next.
  9. Read the information about the System Manager (Carrier IQ).
    To learn more, tap More info.
  10. When finished learning about System Manager (Carrier IQ), tap Close.
  11. Tap to set up or sign in to the following features:

    • Sign in to Email
    • Sign in to Facebook
    • Set up voicemail

  12. Tap Go to home screen and then tap OK

    Note: To complete the Setup wizard again, from any Home screen, tap the Apps icon and then tap Setup.

 

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Time & date

Auto-update time (NITZ)

To set the device clock to automatically update based on what time zone it is in, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. Tap Date & time.
    Note: The default setting for the automatic time zone feature is On.
  4. If necessary, tap Automatic time zone to select the Check box.

 

 

Set time & date

To set the time and date of the device clock, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. Tap Date & time.
  4. Choose one of the following options:

          Automatically set the time
    • If necessary, tap Automatic date & time to select the Check box and turn on.

      Manually set the time
    • Tap Automatic date & time to clear the Check box.
    • Manually set the date and time by tapping Set date and Set time. Tap OK when finished.

 

 

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