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brynnkiel

Jul 14, 2012, 12:37 PM
over in the "LG Rumor / Scoop / UX-260" discussion:

WILL A PRE PAID SERVICE WORK ON THE RUMOR?

Confused i HAVE A RUMOR AND I WAS WONDERING WHAT PRE PAID SERVICE IS COMPATIBLE W/ THE RUMOR LG?
ghostwillhaunt

Oct 27, 2009, 4:56 PM
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LG Rumor: can't program number in phone.

I work at a used phone reseller, and for Sprint and Verizon phones, we have our own accounts to activate and verify that they are clear to activate for our customers. I have activated an LG Rumor and, for some reason, I can't program our number in. I tried putting in the ##??????# and it doesn't do anything except ask me if I want to dial or save the number. Does anyone know how to actually get the number programmed in? I appreciate any help.
NatechiN99

Oct 15, 2009, 4:38 PM
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My Phone loads but than it will start to vibrate.

Crying or Very sad Hello, I just got a new Scoop like 2 months ago and today, 2 other people were texting me and I wasn't recieveing anything. So I shut my phone off and turned it back on and it went to the loading screen and when the bar filled all the way up it vibrates and it keeps on doing it over and over and over. It wont let me on my phone. I tryed plugging it in to the wall charger it did the same thing, I took out my battery many of times and still nothing, It keeps on doing it. Can someone please help me!? Confused
moonlightglow

Jun 16, 2008, 11:32 PM
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LG Scoop

Ok this might be a dah question but I wanted to know if I need to buy a miniSD card for my new LG Scoop or can I put/download songs from my computer onto the phone without getting a card? Oh I also wanted to know how many songs will the phone hold?

Thanks
Moon-
Without a USB cable to transfer music directly onto your phone, you'll need to buy a card (unless you download them from a third-party provider, like downloading ringtones).
The amount of music that your phone can hold depends on the size of t...
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nope you dont need a card but it hardly holds a lot without one
i got about 80 tones on mine but it depends on how many pictures, videos, size of songs, etc
drewpyd85

Mar 3, 2008, 3:20 PM
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Custom Ringtones??????

I can send MP3 files to my phone via bluetooth or usb cable, they work fine... I can send a couple without adding my MicroSD chip also. Well how do I set them as a ringtone, do they need to be in a special format? Anyone know, I have goldwave so I can convert them anyway I like. Thanks for the help.
you can't use the mp3s from my audios as ring tones but you can get them off of you computer to your phone via a usb cable and bit pim, use this web site

http://www.howardforums.com/showthread.php?t=1327553 »
i cant get them to work when i get them thru bluetooth but if you get em in a text they will be in your audios. then you gotta go to the shuffle list in the multimedia menu and check the one(s) you want as ringtones

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jjforeverl01

Aug 28, 2008, 6:45 PM
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THE SCREEN KEEPS GOING WHITE???

Rolling Eyes I REALLY WANTED THIS PHONE

AND NOW AFTER ABOUT THREE MONTHS THE SCREEN IS WHITE AND I HAVENT DROPPED IT OR ANYTHING..
KAYSO HAS THIS HAPPENED TO ANYONE ELSE
Confused I've had my Scoop since the beginning of May, and haven't had any problems till early this morning, the screen started going white, and sometimes the screen would be mirrored, i.e. everything backwards. my wife's Scoop did the exact same thing a c...
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Mine is doing it also, except it finally stayed white.. i'm getting a new one in a month Sad
yup call customer care and ask for them to send you a replacement
purpleflower212

Apr 6, 2009, 2:28 PM
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Recently Sent Messages menu

Ok just got this phone and am wondering if there is any way other than to just send a bunch of messages to clear out a number from the recently sent messages menu after I sent a text message out. I can delete the message but when I go to send a new message it has a menu of the numbers/contacts that i sent my last messages to. Can a certain number be removed from this list or is there a way to disable this feature entirely? Thanks in advance for your help.
malleh

Oct 25, 2007, 3:35 PM
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Navigation???

Does this phone have telenav or any kind of navigation?
As it says on the spec page, yes, it supports LBS.
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I Buy mines off easyedge(u.s. cellular Cool Mad
lisakay96

Jan 14, 2009, 11:50 AM
over in the "LG Rumor / Scoop / UX-260" discussion:

Firmware?

Okay, I'm not a techno wizard or anything and I just got this phone as a christmas gift so I'm still learning how to use it now, so what exactly is Firmware, what does it do and do I need to update it? My phone gives me this option, but I was just wondering what that means. Can anyone help? Confused
Maryy

Dec 18, 2008, 4:20 PM
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Connection

Mad

My brad-new LG Rumor 260 phone doesn't work. Everytime I wanna go on the internet, or even my account, it writes me this : '' Sorry, we are unable to provision your handset at this moment. Try again later or call de customer care for assistance.'' It sucks...really! Mad
I called the customer care ( Something like that...Sorry for my english by the way... I speak french Wink but I didn't find any forum in french to explain my problem so... )
Ok Like I said, I called the customer care today, but it has changed absolutely nothing.
I have bought this phone one week ago, and all I can do it's texting! ( Boring after a week )
So...have you already had this problem before ?

I really need help...

Marilyn Foster
sha123

Nov 27, 2008, 6:14 PM
over in the "LG Rumor / Scoop / UX-260" discussion:

alltel lg scoop memory card help!!!!!!!

ok i just got my new account with alltel from at&t two days ago. me and my mom both got lg scoops. i had a memory card for my old phone so i was hoping it would work. it says at the top it reads it but when i go to my pictures theyre not there cuz thats all i had on the card. is there somewhere else i need to go to find my pics or does the card just not work?
help me PLEASE!!!. Confused
skurth

Oct 29, 2008, 11:50 AM
over in the "LG Rumor / Scoop / UX-260" discussion:

lock or unlock

I just got my Rumor and to use it it says I need to 'press and hold BACK to unlock or lock', is there a way to turn that off so I can just push menu or talk or something to start to use it? Thanks!
lowtechlou

Oct 17, 2008, 11:38 AM
over in the "LG Rumor / Scoop / UX-260" discussion:

verizon full flash file

Shocked i need the full (MONSTER) flash file for the verizon rumor.

anyone have it i can trade some full cricket flash files.
eppyjerk

Aug 26, 2008, 7:04 PM
over in the "LG Rumor / Scoop / UX-260" discussion:

Rumor keeps beeping

My rumor beeps about every 2 minutes. Already deleted all text messages. Have plenty of memory.

Any ideas out there?
Hey,

I have a customer that is having the same issue. He is on Sprint Network. Did you ever get your issue resolved?
xemcats

Sep 28, 2008, 5:45 PM
over in the "LG Rumor / Scoop / UX-260" discussion:

Countdown Timer?

Hi everybody! Can anyone verify for me whether or not the LG Rumor has a countdown timer? You know, where you can put in a date, like your birthday, and it will keep track of how many days remain. Some places say it does, some say it doesn't.

Thanks!
sreest

May 24, 2008, 4:29 PM
over in the "LG Rumor / Scoop / UX-260" discussion:

Software or a way to put rings tones on phone

Hey,

Ok, So I have a Lg Scoop, I would like make ringtones and then upload them onto my phone. Would also like to upload wallpaper and then download my photos off my phone onto my computer. How do I do it? What software can I use to do it? Please Help me!!!!
i don't know how to do that stuff on the computer but to transfer it you can buy a data cable that hooks ur phone to the computer, hope this helps!!! Smile
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motheroftwo

Jul 5, 2008, 4:17 PM
over in the "LG Rumor / Scoop / UX-260" discussion:

Please help me save ring tones

Every time I try to use bluetooth, it will not let me save it to my audio. I can hear it from the bluetooth, but that is it. What am I don't wrong? I called the service department and they told me the phone will not let me use ring tones, I'm sure that is a bunch of bull. So I guess my question is how do I save music/ring tones to my audio to use as ring tones? Thank you!!
the alltel people made it so on this phone you cannot use your audios for ringtones but i did find a way to put free ring tones on to my phone via usb cable. i saved the ring tones to my computer then did this...

http://www.howardforums.com/showthr »...
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Noahzmom

Aug 30, 2008, 8:56 AM
over in the "LG Rumor / Scoop / UX-260" discussion:

Instant messaging sound

Help! Whenever I sign into messenger, I get the im's but only if I look at my phone constantly. Isnt there a way to turn the volume up on IM's so I know when something has come in?
Any/All help is GREATLY appreciated!!
RockChalk2369

May 28, 2008, 3:23 PM
over in the "LG Rumor / Scoop / UX-260" discussion:

I'll trade my brand new LG-UX-260 (Rumor), for your phone...

hey i just got the lg ux 260 today, and its a great phone, but its just not for me. i;ve had tons of friends love this phone and you can read the reviews on here, and overall its a very easy and fast text messaging based phone.

im looking to trade it. so text me at 573 231 9054.

ill even throw in a 2gb micro sd card!

so text me and tell me what phone your willing to trade and maybe we can work something out.

thanks,
austin
*note

this phone is on the us cellular network.
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Toddlitt

Aug 21, 2008, 10:12 AM
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Vibrate

My old phone would vibrate until I read the text message. But on the Rumor it seems to vibrate once and that is it is there a setting I don't see?
 
 
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