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Learn how to customize the display and adjust the backlight on the LG G6.

Backlight: Change brightness

Android version 8.0.0

  1. From any home screen, swipe left to locate and tap Settings.
  2. Select the Display tab or scroll to and tap Display.
  3. Scroll to the Brightness slider.
  4. If necessary, clear the Auto box.
  5. Move the slider to adjust brightness level as desired.

Android version 7.1.2

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  2. If using Tab view, select the Display tab.
  3. Tap the Brightness slider to adjust.
  4. If necessary, tap the Auto slider to the OFF position.

Backlight: Timeout

Android version 8.0.0

  1. From any home screen, swipe left to locate and tap Settings.
  2. Select the Display tab or scroll to and tap Display.
  3. Tap Screen timeout.
  4. Tap desired timeout setting:
    • 15 sec
    • 30 sec
    • 1 min
    • 2 min
    • 5 min
    • 10 min

Android version 7.1.2

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  2. If using Tab view, select the Display tab.
  3. Tap Screen timeout, then select desired setting:
    • 15 sec
    • 30 sec
    • 1 min
    • 2 min
    • 5 min
    • 10 min
    • 15 min

Widget or Shortcut: Add

  1. Touch and hold a vacant spot on any home screen.
  2. Tap Widgets.
  3. Touch the screen and slide left or right to view the available options.
  4. Touch and hold the widget that you want to use.
  5. Slide the widget over the desired home screen, and then release your finger to set.

Widget or Shortcut: Delete

  1. Touch and hold the widget or app shortcut.
  2. Slide the icon over Delete at the top of the screen.
  3. Release your finger.

Wallpaper: Home screen

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  2. If using Tab view, select the Display tab.
  3. Tap Home screen > Wallpaper.
  4. Tap desired option, then follow the additional prompts:
    • Wallpaper gallery
    • Gallery
    • Live wallpapers
    • Photos

Wallpaper: Lock screen

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  2. If using Tab view, select the Display tab.
  3. Tap Lock screen > Wallpaper.
  4. Tap desired option, then follow the additional prompts:
    • Wallpaper gallery
    • Gallery
    • Collage Wallpapers

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