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Use this page to view the menu settings and options available for the current software version of the LG G8 ThinQ. These steps are listed out in Tab view (the default view). If you are on List view, you will need to change back to Tab view by pressing the Menu icon > Tab view.

 

 

 

NETWORK

  • Wi-Fi [ON / OFF]
    • Wi-Fi Networks
    • Menu (three dots)
      • Add Wi-Fi
      • Saved Wi-Fi
      • Advanced Wi-Fi
        • Wi-Fi notification [ON / OFF]
        • Keep Wi-Fi on when screen is off
        • Switch to mobile data [ON / OFF]
        • Passpoint
        • Wi-Fi Direct
        • Connect by WPS button
        • Connect by WPS PIN
        • Install certificates
        • MAC address
        • IP address
  • Bluetooth [ON / OFF]
    • Available devices
    • Menu
      • Edit phone name
      • Received files
      • Bluetooth activity
      • Help
  • Mobile Data [ON / OFF]
    • Limit mobile data usage
    • Data usage by apps
    • Menu
      • Data saver (On - Off)
      • Show Wi-Fi usage
      • Restrict networks
        • Wi-Fi networks
      • Mobile networks
  • Call
    • Voicemail
      • Setup
      • Notification sound
      • Sound with vibration [ON / OFF]
    • Call blocking & Decline with message
      • Decline with message
      • Blocked numbers
      • Digit filter
      • Private numbers
    • Answer and edit calls
      • Press the Volume Up key to
        • Silence call
        • Answer call
      • Auto answer
        • Off
        • 1 sec
        • 3 sec
        • 5 sec
      • End call with the Power key [ON / OFF]
    • Wi-Fi Calling [ON / OFF]
    • Additional settings
      • Noise suppression [ON / OFF]
      • Voice clarity [ON / OFF]
      • Show voice calls while in the app
      • Vibrate when outgoing call answered [ON / OFF]
      • Vibrate when call ends [ON / OFF]
      • Speaker [ON / OFF]
      • Gestures
      • Fixed dialing numbers
      • Call forwarding
      • Call duration
      • TTY Mode
      • RTT call [ON / OFF]
      • Hearing aids [ON / OFF]
  • Tethering
    • USB tethering [ON / OFF]
    • Mobile HotSpot [ON / OFF]
    • Help

 

CONNECTED DEVICES

  • NFC [ON / OFF]
    • [ON / OFF]
    • Tag reading
  • Android Beam [ON / OFF]
  • Sharing panel
    • Nearby devices
    • Direct share
  • File sharing
    • Tap to rename phone
    • Save to
    • File sharing [ON / OFF]
    • SmartShare Beam [ON / OFF]
    • Help
  • Media server
    • Content sharing [ON / OFF]
    • Tap to rename phone
    • Content to share
    • Allowed devices
    • Not-allowed devices
  • LG AirDrive
    • Sign in
    • Help
  • Printing
    • Cloud Print [ON / OFF]
    • Default Print Service [ON / OFF]
    • Add service

 

ADVANCED SETTING

  • Airplane Mode [ON / OFF]
  • Wi-Fi Calling [ON / OFF]
    • Connection preferences
      • Wi-Fi calling [ON / OFF]
      • Wi-Fi preferred
      • Cellular network preferred
    • Help
  • Mobile Networks
    • Data roaming [ON / OFF]
    • Network mode
      • Automatic/LTE/3G/2G
      • Automatic/3G/2G
      • LTE/3G
      • 2G Only
    • Access Point Name
    • Network operators
      • Search networks
      • Select automatically
  • VPN
    • Basic VPN
      • + Add
    • LG VPN
      • + Add

 

SOUND

  • Sound profile
    • Sound
    • Vibrate only
    • Silent
  • Volume
    • Ringtone
    • Notification sound
    • Touch feedback & system
    • Music, video, games & other media
  • Ringtone
  • Ringtone ID [ON / OFF]
  • Ring with vibration [ON / OFF]
  • Flash alert for incoming call [ON / OFF]
  • Notification sound
  • Do not disturb
    • Mode
      • Priority only
      • Total silence
    • Select priorities
      • App notifications
      • Calls from
      • Repeated calls [ON / OFF]
      • Messages from
    • Weekend [ON / OFF]
    • Weeknight [ON / OFF]
    • Add schedule
    • Help
  • Sound quality and effects
    • Volume
    • Normalize volume [ON / OFF]
    • Equalizer
      • Normal
      • Classic
      • Pop
      • Rock
      • Hip Hop
      • Jazz
      • Latin
      • Acoustic
      • Electronic
      • Lounge
      • Vocal booster
      • Treble booster
      • Bass booster
      • Custom
    • DTS:X 3D Surround [ON / OFF]
    • Hi-Fi Quad DAC
    • Digital filter
    • Balance

 

VIBRATION

  • Vibration type
    • Long lasting
    • Rapid
    • Short repeated
    • Standard
    • Ticktock
  • Vibrate on tap [ON / OFF]

 

SOUND EFFECTS

  • Dialing keypad sounds [ON / OFF]
  • LG keyboard sound [ON / OFF]
  • Touch sound [ON / OFF]
  • Screen lock sound [ON / OFF]

 

DISPLAY

  • Home screen
    • Select Home
      • Home
      • Home & app drawer
      • EasyHome
    • Wallpaper
    • Screen swipe effect
      • Slide
      • Breeze
      • Panorama
      • Carousel
    • Icon shape
      • Original Rounded square
      • Round
      • Cylinder
    • Left Home screen
      • Google feed
      • Smart Bulletin
      • None
    • Sort apps by
      • Name (Alphabetically)
      • Download date
    • Grid
      • 4x4
      • 4x5
      • 4x6
      • 5x5
    • Hide apps
    • Loop Home screen [ON / OFF]
    • Search [ON / OFF]
  • Wallpaper & theme
    • Wallpaper
    • Theme
    • Icon
  • Font
    • Size
    • Bold text [ON / OFF]
    • Roboto
    • LG Smart
    • KindGothic
    • Friend
    • Travel
    • Yoyo
    • Add fonts
  • Home touch buttons
    • Button combination
    • Color
    • Lock/hide icon [ON / OFF]
    • Hide Home touch buttons
  • App scaling
  • Display size
  • Comfort view
    • Blue light filter
    • Black & white [ON / OFF]
    • Use Comfort view [ON / OFF]
    • Schedule [ON / OFF]
  • Brightness
    • Auto [ON / OFF]
  • Auto-screen rotate [ON / OFF]
  • Screen timeout
    • 15 sec
    • 30 sec
    • 1 min
    • 2 min
    • 5 min
    • 10 min
    • 15 min
    • Keep screen turned on
  • Screen saver [ON / OFF]

 

GENERAL

  • Lock screen & security
    • Google Play Protect
      • Scan device for security threats
      • Improve harmful app detection
    • Find My Device
      • Find My Device  [ON / OFF]
    • Security update
      • Check for update
    • Select screen lock
      • None
      • Swipe
      • Pattern
      • PIN
      • Password
      • Fingerprints [ON / OFF]
      • Allow face recognition [ON / OFF]
    • Customize Lock screen
      • Wallpaper
      • Clock
        • Center
        • Left
      • Shortcuts
      • Screen swipe effect
        • Basic
        • Square
        • Particle
        • Soda
        • Vector circle
      • Contact info for lost phone
        • Enter email or phone number
    • Secure lock settings
      • Lock timer
        • 5 sec
        • 15 sec
        • 30 sec
        • 1 min
        • 2 min
        • 5 min
        • 10 min
        • 30 min
      • Power key instantly locks [ON / OFF]
      • Smart lock
        • On-body detection
        • Trusted places
        • Trusted devices
        • Voice Match
    • Fingerprints
      • Add fingerprint
      • Screen lock
      • Content lock
    • Face Recognition
      • Improve face recognition
      • Delete face
      • Allow when screen is off [ON / OFF]
      • Swipe to unlock after face recognition
      • Advanced face recognition
    • Content lock
      • PIN
      • Pattern
    • Location
      • Location [ON / OFF]
      • Mode
        • High (GPS and networks)
        • Battery saving (Networks only)
        • Device sensors only (GPS only)
      • Scanning
        • Wi-Fi scanning [ON / OFF]
        • Bluetooth scanning [ON / OFF]
      • App level permissions
      • Recent location requests
      • Low power location estimation [ON / OFF]
        • Google Location History
        • Google Location Sharing
    • Encryption & credentials
      • Encrypt SD card
        • New data encryption
        • Full encryption
        • Exclude media files [ON / OFF]
      • Secure start-up
        • Require PIN to turn on phone
        • No, thanks
      • Credential protection
      • Trusted credentials
      • User credentials
      • Install from storage
      • Clear credentials
    • Set up SIM card lock
      • Lock SIM card [ON / OFF]
      • Change SIM PIN
    • Make password visible [ON / OFF]
    • Phone administrators
      • Find My Device [ON / OFF]
      • Sample Product Tracking System [ON / OFF]
      • Always-on display image [ON / OFF]
    • Trust agents
      • LG Face Recognition [ON / OFF]
      • Smart Lock [ON / OFF]
      • LG Voice Recognition [ON / OFF]
    • Screen pin
      • Screen pin [ON / OFF]
    • Usage access
      • Google Play Services [ON / OFF]
      • Google Play Store [ON / OFF]
      • Smart cleaning [ON / OFF]
      • T-Mobile [ON / OFF]
  • Apps & notifications
    • App info
      • All apps
      • Installed apps
    • Notifications
      • Apps
      • Lock screen
        • Show all notification
        • Hide sensitive notification content
        • Hide all content
      • Status bar icon [ON / OFF]
      • Icon badges
        • Hide badges
        • Show with number
        • Show without number
      • Blink LED [ON / OFF]
    • App permissions
    • Default apps
      • Assist & voice input
      • Browser app
      • Home app
      • Phone app
      • Message app
      • Tap & pay
      • App links
    • Special access
      • Power saving exclusions
      • Phone administrators
      • Do not disturb access
      • Draw over other apps
      • VR helper services
      • Modify system settings
      • Notification access
      • Picture-in-Picture
      • Premium SMS access
      • Unrestricted data access
      • Usage access
      • Install unknown apps
  • Battery
    • Battery usage
      • Total usage
      • Screen usage
    • Battery percentage on status bar [ON / OFF]
    • Battery saver
      • Off
      • Extended
      • Maximum
    • Power saving exclusions
    • Battery usage data not available
  • Storage
    • Internal storage
    • SD card
  • Accounts
    • Auto-sync accounts [ON / OFF]
    • Accounts
    • Advanced
  • Accessibility
    • Vision
      • TalkBack [ON / OFF]
      • Message/call voice notifications [ON / OFF]
      • Font
      • Display size
      • Touch zoom [ON / OFF]
      • Window Zoom [ON / OFF]
      • Large mouse pointer [ON / OFF]
      • High contrast screen [ON / OFF]
      • Screen color inversion [ON / OFF]
      • Screen color adjustment [ON / OFF]
      • Grayscale [ON / OFF]
      • End call with power key [ON / OFF]
    • Hearing
      • Captions [ON / OFF]
      • Blink LED [ON / OFF]
      • Flash alerts [ON / OFF]
      • RTT call [ON / OFF]
      • Mute all sounds [ON / OFF]
      • Audio channel
        • Stereo
        • Mono
      • Sound balance
    • Motor & cognition
      • Touch assistant [ON / OFF]
      • Touch input
        • Touch and hold delay
          • 0.5 sec
          • 1.0 sec
          • 1.5 sec
          • Custom
        • Ignore repeated taps
      • Physical keyboard
        • Key repeat [ON / OFF]
        • Sticky keys [ON / OFF]
        • Sticky keys shortcut [ON / OFF]
        • Slow keys [ON / OFF]
      • Auto mouse click [ON / OFF]
      • Touch and hold for calls [ON / OFF]
      • Screen timeout
        • 15 sec
        • 30 sec
        • 1 min
        • 2 min
        • 10 min
        • 15 min
        • Keep screen turned on
      • Touch control areas [ON / OFF]
    • Accessibility features shortcut [ON / OFF]
    • Auto-rotate screen [ON / OFF]
    • Amazon Assistant [ON / OFF]
    • Select to Speak [ON / OFF]
    • Switch Access [ON / OFF]
    • McAfee Security [ON / OFF]
  • Google
    • Sign-in & security
    • Personal info & privacy
    • Account preferences
    • Ads
    • Android Auto
    • Backup
    • Cast media controls
    • Connected apps
    • Data management
    • Device phone number
    • Google Fit
    • Google Pay
    • Instant Apps
    • Location
    • Nearby
    • Restore contacts
    • Search
    • Security
    • Set up nearby device
    • Set up work profile
    • Smart Lock for Passwords

 

EXTENSIONS

  • Smart cleaning
    • Optimize phone
    • Battery usage
    • Battery saver
    • Test hardware
  • Gaming
    • Gaming tools [ON / OFF]
    • Game graphics
    • Break time [ON / OFF]
  • Shortcut keys
    • Open camera [ON / OFF]
    • Open Capture+ [ON / OFF]
    • Open Camera [ON / OFF]
    • Assistant key [ON / OFF]
  • KnockON [ON / OFF]

 

SYSTEM

  • Update center
    • App Updates
    • System update
      • Check for updates
  • Language & input
    • Language
    • Current keyboard
    • On-screen keyboard
    • Physical keyboard
    • Spelling correction
    • Autofill service
    • Text-to-speech output
    • Pointer speed
    • Reverse mouse buttons [ON / OFF]
  • Date & time
    • Set up automatically [ON / OFF]
    • Set date
    • Set time
    • Select time zone
    • Use 24-hour format
  • Memory
    • Memory used by apps
  • Backup
    • LG Mobile Switch
      • USB cable
      • Wireless
      • SD card
    • Backup & restore
      • Backup
      • Restore
    • Google backup
      • Back up to Google Drive [ON / OFF]
      • Account
      • App data
      • Call history
      • Device settings
      • SMS text messages
  • Restart & reset
    • Auto-restart [ON / OFF]
    • Network settings reset
    • Reset app preferences
    • Factory data reset
    • Collect diagnostics
  • About Phone
    • Phone name
    • Network
    • Status
    • Battery
    • Hardware info
    • Software info
    • Legal info
    • Patent information
  • Regulatory & safety

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