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Feb 5, 2005, 2:42 PM
Here is some very helpful information i found on how to use a vx7000 cable with your vx8000 phone. Yes there are some bugs but other than that it looks great! Here is a link to the origanal forum. BE CAREFUL AND READ THE HOLE THING:

http://www.howardforums.com/showthread.php?s=216ceb6 ... »


To add video to the VX8000:

1. Connect your data cable to the vx8000 (at the time of this writing, the
vx6000 and vx7000 futuredial cables at radio shack worked).
2. load up QPST, in particular the EFS Explorer.
3. BACKUP and delete /dload/video.dat
4. browse to /brew/media/ and put a .3gp video file in the folder.
5. reset the phone, the videos will appear in the "FLIX Gallery" in...

Feb 5, 2005, 2:55 PM
can anyone tell me more about qpst program??where to get it and how it works???

Feb 5, 2005, 2:59 PM
http://detn8r.pluslite.com/vx7k/dload.html »

not sure if thats the newest copy but its the only one i could find.... also if you dont know how to use it, i wouldnt. Try using Bitpim first it might be better for you.

http://bitpim.sourceforge.net/ »

Feb 5, 2005, 5:17 PM
Does anyone have the the USB drivers that came with the Mobile Office Kit for VX7000 or any that work on the VX8000. I brought the USB cable home with me this weekend but left the driver disk at work πŸ‘Ώ and I'd really like to try to transfer tunes and flicks. If you have them please send the to cubicalslave@gmail.com. Thanks 😁

Feb 5, 2005, 5:23 PM
Okay it helps if I read the next post. Nevermind they were there. Thanks for the post

Feb 5, 2005, 5:59 PM
😁 A big smile on my face cause I can now copy MP3's to my VX8000 and the stereo headphones are nice and loud. No need for an IPOD

Feb 6, 2005, 9:14 AM
can you tell me what program you used?qpst or bitpim for loading those mp3's on you 8000?i have never done it and dont want to screw up my phone.my cable wont be here until next week so i cant even try this yet. 😒 any help would be appreciated.

Feb 7, 2005, 9:09 AM
I have read this earlier in the forum about the 6000 and 7000 cable working on the 8000 i dont know about the 7000 but i do know the 6000 cable dont fit in phone, i have two cables and they dont work so iam going to radio shack and check on the 7000 cable,if that dont work i will just order the one for 8000 shown in manual.

Feb 8, 2005, 7:54 PM
The 6000 cable is a tight fit but it does work. i got mine from radio shack.

Feb 9, 2005, 12:22 AM
I got mine at radio shack to
but i can't install the drivers in to my system. i downloaded. when i open the driver folder there is no setup tab or botton.the drivers futuredial....

Feb 23, 2005, 1:32 PM
THANKS! I really appreciate the support in transferring to my phone. 😁 😁 😁

Mar 3, 2005, 5:07 PM
I took a gamble and purchased the "VX-8000" cable from RPI Wireless:

http://www.rpiwireless.com/store/accessories/LG-VX-8 ... »

Works like a charm, at least for my purposes, which is as a modem. I just did a bandwidth test and saw 526 kbps.

Even better, it comes with the drivers, QLM software, and the correct username/password for the EVO network ({phone number}@vzw3g.com, password vzw).

Mar 7, 2005, 12:39 PM
No cost to browse?

May 17, 2005, 5:41 PM
This info has been great and it allowed me to pull files off of my new (way cool!) VX800. I have a problem though and am asking for HELP...

I have the RPI Wireless Cable/drivers and use BitPim "filesystem" to access the data.

I removed the dload/image.dat, added the file Tara.jpg (640x480) and rebooted the phone via BitPim and via battery removal. The file is there but the image does not come through. It shows the file name and a graphical question-mark.

Any suggestions would be helpful!


May 17, 2005, 6:39 PM
Nevermind! I found my BitPim version was old so the newer version does it nicely for me outside of the filesystem interface.

May 25, 2005, 6:54 AM
I try to use HandsetManager software and cable, the performance is excellent!!

Jun 28, 2006, 3:06 AM
could someone help me find the driver for my LG VX8000 please I really want to put files on it and get pictures off. thanks so much

Jul 16, 2006, 12:04 AM
😑 when i did the Tunes thing i put one one and now i cant change, add, or delete it what am i doing wrong

Jul 20, 2006, 10:29 PM
your not being descriptive enough, can't help you

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