CONNECTING TO A PC FOR PURPOSE OF
DATA BACKUP AND SOFTWARE UPDATE
Connecting mobile device to a PC
1. In order to make use of LG Bridge’s Software update and LG Backup,
you need to connect your mobile device to a PC with a USB cable.
When you connect your mobile device to a PC with a USB cable,
the name of the device will appear at the bottom of the program screen.
(Settings > General > About phone > Phone name)
If you try to back up or restore files without connecting the device, the following pop-up
message will appear. Please follow the onscreen directions.
2. When you cannot connect your device
● Check if the name of the modem is shown on the Device Manager.
If not, disconnect your mobile device from the PC.
Uninstall and reinstall LG Bridge again to reinstall the USB driver.
● Please make sure that the MTP (Multimedia Transfer Protocol) device is connected properly.
If you cannot find the device, check if your PC supports MTP and the connection is
in MTP mode.
● Make sure that you have access to internet (Some models for China and USC (US Cellular)
markets can be used only when they have internet connection).
● You cannot check the connection with Device Manager on a Mac.
When the connection is incomplete, please uninstall LG bridge and reinstall.
Device not supporting LG Bridge
If your device does not support LG Bridge, you can also use LG PC Suite.
A link will be offered to help you download PC Suite if it is not installed on your device.
If your device does not support LG Bridge, a pop-up will appear to guide you through.
Configuring LG Bridge Settings
Sign in / Sign out
You can sign in or out of your LG account.
When you sign out, devices will be disconnected.
Stay signed in
When checked, you will be automatically signed in to your LG account
when you run LG AirDrive.
You can select a folder to back up files in your mobile device.
Region and language
Change the region and language settings for LG Bridge.
Update LG Bridge
You can update LG Bridge to the latest version.
Check license information of LG Bridge.
Updating LG Bridge
LG Bridge will automatically update itself if there is an update when you run the program.
You also can update LG Bridge manually.
Please click Check for update under Settings.