Question about LG RUMOR Cellular Phone
I have an LG Rumor phone that I got for Christmas. It is fully charged but when I turn it on, it stays on the opening screen and occasionally blinks but won't leave the screen. Any suggestions on how to fix or is there a way to reset the software?
If you have a memory card in the phone...take it out. then turn take out the battery. Turn it back on. And if that works. its because you have a virus and or corrupted file on that memory card. Same thing happened to me. But now the screen is all messed up everytime i slide it open or closed.
Posted on May 02, 2008
If your Rumor screen is messed up with the slide there is a malfunction in the wires in the phone. I had the same problem and they sent me to the service repair center and it took them an hour ro fix. Basically all it is the wire connecting to the phone and the slide reponce disconnects or melts away and they replace it.
As for the "not starting up" Take out the memory card take out the battery, put the battery back in and leave the memory card out, turn it on. It should work. Your memory card has a corrupt file and you need to put it in the SunDisc envelope it came in, slip it into your computer and basically delete everything.
Hope I helped.
Posted on Mar 26, 2009
If you have a memory card all you have to do is take it out and it will automattically start
Posted on Nov 19, 2008
I had exactly the same problem. I took out my memory card and then the phone automatically turned on. Hopefully that trick will help some of you.
Posted on Jan 17, 2009
I don't think its a problem with the memory cards if mine has also done it too. I think the phone has a malfunction with the opening and closing of the slider so much. The wires must get bent or screwed up...they should extend warrenties on phone. My keeps going white, or discolored when I slide it open and occasionally some of my key on the slider don't work. I love this phone but I don't think it is a good long term phone.
Posted on Jun 14, 2008
Mine to, i tried everything every one said but its not working, mine i was going to reply to a text then it froze, so i took out the battery, then i waited a few moinutes, then i tried and it starts the first logo part but then stops and flashes black... and of course ive dropped it a few times but anyway, HELP ME PLEASE!!!!
Posted on Jan 30, 2010
Same problem as number 13 ^ (above) i went to go look at a text and my phone froze would not turn off or anything. i took the battery out (i have no memory card) i put it back in and turned it on and it keeps lfashing the "LG Lifes Good" main screen...HELP!
Posted on May 13, 2010
Mine did the same thing and in is the software and take it back and get a new one from cell phone co
Posted on Jan 17, 2009
I HAD THE SAME PROBLEM! Just take ur memory card out and it goes back 2 normal. good luck
Posted on Aug 07, 2009
My phone was dead and when I pute it on the charger it turned on with a white screen. I keep turning it off and taking the battery out for a while but still turns on to a white screen. I don't have an sd card so i don't see what the promblem is. Help me.
Posted on Jun 10, 2010
I had this problem after buying the phone 5month ago. At first, my screen started to get grey lines across the screen and than it forze, Me think i broke it, i took the battery off for a good 1minute. I than turned it on, Screen didn't froze or nothing, i slide it open, had again. Took it to sprint, said they couldn't fix, $50 charge to get a new one, and 2 weeks with a phone.....I started to look online and found a solution...Fix mine in a matter of one week! Email me for more info on how!! Fabsxxx@aol.com
Posted on Jan 15, 2009
I have a samsungs 5230 tocco lite and just wonder if any body out there can help me. i was loading stuff from my memory card and my friend got my phone to use it when it was down loading and the only way he could use it was to take out the battery before it was finnish down loading and now when it switches on it just freezes and after 2 min it switches it self off and then it switches it self back and it dose that every time i switch it on.i cant switch it off and the only way i can switch it off is to take out the battery.it switches on with out the memory card or sim in it but it dose the same thing again again please can any one out there help. firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted on Sep 17, 2011
Ok. So. my phone wont go past the "LG rumor 2 screen" . I took the battery and memory card out. It should be fully charged since i've been charging it for the past two days. I put the battery back in and held the Menu/ok key then TRIED to power it on but now it wont come on at all....HELP!
Posted on Dec 31, 2009
THIS IS WHAT HAPPENED TO MY PHONE I WAS SLEEPING AND LISTENING TO MUSIC IN MY MEMORY CARD BUT WHEN I WOKE UP ALL I SAW WAS THE SCREEN ALL BLACK WITH NO RESPONSE ON MY PHONE AND I DIDNT DO NOTHING TO IT, I COULD STILL MAKE PHONE CALLS BUT I COULD NOT SEE NOTHING ON THE SCREEN IT WAS WORKING VERY WELL BEFORE I WENT TO SLEEP, AND I COULNT READ MY MESSAGES OR SEE NOTHING ELSE, I DONT KNOW WHAT HAPPENED BUT IF ANY OF YOU KNOW WHATS WRONG WITH MY LG RUMOR 2 PHONE PLEASE LET ME KNOW, PLEASE CONTACT ME AT: TCORAYMA@YAHOO.COM
Posted on Jun 02, 2010
Okay so i have a sprint rumor and i have been FREAKING out because it wasnt turning on. so i took out the memory card and then the battery and it turned on the fastest its EVER turned on. :)
Posted on Oct 22, 2008
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