Click each step to see the action. You can also click the picture or use the arrow keys.

  • When you use your Alcatel Idol 4 for the first time, it will take you through a setup wizard and help you set up some key features. For example, you can enable the Device Protection feature by adding a Google account and setting a screen lock.

    Device Protection helps to protect your phone from being used if it's lost or stolen. Even if your Alcatel Idol 4 is erased, your Google account password will be required before anyone can use it.

    Please note: the steps may differ depending on the options selected. Simply follow the prompts on the Alcatel Idol 4 to complete the setup wizard.
  • 1. Select the desired language and touch the Arrow icon.
  • 2. Touch NEXT.
  • 3. A list of available Wi-Fi networks will appear. To connect, touch the Wi-Fi network name.
  • 4. Enter the Wi-Fi network password and touch CONNECT.
  • 5. Touch NEXT.
  • 6. Wait while the phone checks for connections.
  • 7. Sign in to your Google account or create a new one. To sign in, enter your Google account email address and touch NEXT.

    Note: A Google account is needed to take advantage of Android features such as Device Protection, Gmail, Google Hangouts and Google Play Store.
  • 8. Enter your Google account password and touch NEXT.
  • 9. Touch ACCEPT.
  • 10. Review and select/deselect Google services. Touch v to scroll down.
  • 11. Touch NEXT.
  • 12. Touch the desired option (e.g., No, thanks) and touch CONTINUE.
  • 13. Touch Not now and touch NEXT.
  • 14. Select Protect this device to set a screen lock and enable Device Protection (or deselect to skip this step). Touch NEXT.
  • 15. Touch the desired option (e.g., Require PIN to start device) and touch NEXT.
  • 16. Touch the type of screen lock you want to use. In this example, a PIN will be used.
  • 17. Enter your desired PIN and touch the > icon.
  • 18. Re-enter your PIN to confirm it and touch the > icon.
  • 19. Touch the desired option (e.g., Hide sensitive notification content) and touch NEXT.
  • 20. Touch FINISH to complete the setup wizard.
  • 21. Touch START.
  • 22. Touch GOT IT.