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Feb 25, 2005, 6:16 PM

v180 unlock codes

hey does anyone know what the unlock codes are for the moto v-180? i have a customer who is in a predicament where he really needs to unlock an at&t v-180 to put in his cingular sim. if you have any codes or any clues where i can find one for free than please let me know

3 replies

Oct 29, 2006, 11:06 PM

Alarm, Snooze

Interested in buying this phone. i know it offers an alarm, but does the alarm have snooze. thank you

Sep 24, 2006, 6:06 PM

Main display screen BLANK...?

Help--I just bought a used, unlocked v188 and it powers on, but the main screen is blank. I can even make a call, but the display is dark. I can't find any troubleshooting info on the Motorola website or anywhere else--any ideas? Thanks!

Jul 20, 2006, 11:01 AM

V186 Very VERY New to All This

I've bought this Motorola V186 to replace my dinosaur which basically dialed a number. I'm having fun with ring-tones and wallpaper but as I'm not very techy I'm stuck a bit. I found a place that has great wallpaper, to test my phone, although it's in their list, it tells me to do this:-
" You can now surf to wap.funtonia.com/test using your WAP phone and try to download our free MP3 ring-tone or polyphonic ring-tone on Motorola V186 cell phone as a test. When one works, you're in business! "
I don't know how to do this, my phone is linked to Muchmusic, unfortunately. (It was a special deal I couldn't walk away from) Trying to contact to the web seems to be only connect to Muchmusic. ('Office Tools/Web Access/ has only 'Muchmusic' or 'Brow...

Jun 12, 2006, 11:48 AM

Network Speed

Under the network setup option what is the difference between slow, medium, fast, continuous? Thanks for any help given.

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Jan 14, 2005, 7:45 PM

Removing/Replacing Faceplate on v180

I have a new faceplate I'd like to put on my v180, but I can't seem to figure out how to remove the original one. The new faceplate has spots for the Torx screws, but I don't see them anywhere on the original. Can anyone help? Thanks.
4 replies

May 26, 2006, 2:34 PM

alarm clock not working/ reseting software?

so my alarm clock has stopped working. Any idea how to fix this? Any one ever had this prob? I use this alarm all the time Smile. Maybe I should try reseting the software for the phone? Thoughts?

May 8, 2006, 5:43 PM

How do i set up Web Browser??

Evil or Very Mad Im a new user and have a motorola v180. i have no idea how to set up my browser. i dont know wat its asking me or how to anser it. any help will be apreciated.

Jan 17, 2005, 3:20 PM

connecting to pc

hi there.
I got my v180 2 days ago, I really liked the phone...yesterday I wanted to tweak it, so I downloaded MPT and bought the USB cable, but the software didn't recognized my phone. first I thought it was a problem with the cable, but I searched on the internet and found out I wasn't the only one with this problem. I couldn't do anything, it's like connection was never made. so, i tried some "solutions" but none of them worked. then I downloaded p2k, but it didn't worked either. I just can't get the drivers to work. can someone please help me. where do I find the right drivers? how do I install them? how do I get to upload pics and mp3s to my phone?? if someone can tell my I'd appreciate it
5 replies

Jun 13, 2005, 8:38 AM

Disabling/Modifying the GPS Signal

Does anyone know how to disable or modify the GPS transponder, so that it will only allow 911 Emergency Service to track the phone?


1 reply

Feb 14, 2006, 5:40 PM

V180 Silent

Is there a way to turn the phone on silent without decreasing the volume the normal way (in case you need to turn it on silent in a quiet setting-and you don't want every little beep to be heard) or going way into the menu under audio? Is there a shortcut to do this? Thanks
1 reply

Oct 27, 2004, 6:01 PM

Do you like this phone?

Could any one tell me what they like and hate about this phone? Would you recomend it? Pros and cons? Thanks.
4 replies

Jan 11, 2006, 7:17 PM

V180 usb help??¿¿

ok I downloaded the proper driver for windows exp and when i plug in the usb to the phone and turn it on it makes that noise saying new hardware is activated but then i dont know where to go from there?? how do i upload ringtones and pictures onto it. if it was an Mp3 player i would jus goto my computer and click on removeable drive but there is no removeable drive when i plug the phone in so where do i go after i plug it in????

ne help would be greatly apreciated Very Happy Smile

Evil or Very Mad stefan Twisted Evil

Dec 27, 2005, 11:29 AM

hands free

I have the v180, I have a handsfree set with the answer button on the cord but can't get it to work with this phone.

Dec 1, 2005, 6:53 PM

sim card and address book

HELP!! 2 problems work outside and i think the cold froze the screen on my v180 so now it is black is it a total loss?? Second my address book which has all my work #'s I didnt save all to my sim most are just in the address book is there any way to transfer the entire phone book in one step without having to go to every entry.
2 replies

Feb 9, 2005, 10:02 PM

One name, multiple numbers.....

I have tried and tried, I have read the manual. Can someone tell me how to give one name multiple numbers? Advise please.
2 replies

Apr 20, 2005, 10:56 AM

ring AND vibrate??

The manual stinks!
Does anyone know if I can have my phone simultaneously ring AND vibrate when I have an incoming call??
6 replies

Jun 29, 2005, 3:14 PM

V180 help

Ive looked at all the messages in the forum and cant seem to get anywhere with my data cable. I have the V180, data cable, and Motorola Phone Tools but cant seem to get it to work.

Before I installed MPT my computer recognized the V180 when I plugged it in. Do I need a driver? Ive been trying for days and cannot figure it out. Can somebody please help me via email or message back? Thank you.
1 reply

Dec 14, 2005, 8:49 PM

Mobile Phone Tools V188

Can you transfer pictures to the v188 with the Mobile Phone Tools software? can anyone help? thanks

Sep 1, 2005, 2:04 PM

v180 v. t237

I know that the v180 is flipphone and has problems with the screen, and the SE t237 is a "candy bar" phone. I read the user reviews for both. Anyone try both? Any recommendations, or are they about the same except for the style.
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