How to Flash LG Cookie Fresh GS290

Although the tutorial about flashing an LG Cookie Fresh GS290 is now ubiquitous and free online. However, due to lacking of valid download addresses, people always can’t complete a flash on their phone. So I reloaded these files and share with you here. Hope this will help you.

All things you will need:

How to Flash LG Cookie Fresh Steps:

  1. Extract the flash tool, you will get “SETUP_GSMULTI_V30.exe” and “Install USB Driver and Set Mapping.ppt”
  2. Install GSMULti V3.0 and USBMap
  3. Plug your phone without battery, Windows will ask for driver, show driver from C:\GSMULTI\UsbDrivers\INFINEON.
  4. Open USBMap from C:\GSMULTI, select INFINEON and click MAPPING START, reconnect the phone to usb cable without battery. Some info will show on PORT/KEYNAME, now SAVE & EXIT.
  5. Open GSMulti main software, go to Setting(s) > Configuration, select DLL and firmware on S/W box, select USB as communication then OK. Now click START on main software, when the software says Wait Phone Connecting..reconnect the cable. If flashing not start without battery just put the battery and slightly press power button.
  6. Enjoy!

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LG Cookie Fresh GS290 Android Theme

In this topic I would like to explain you how to install the Android theme on your LG Cookie Fresh. I know that this Android theme might not be the best theme for the LG Cookie Fresh GS290, but i think this isn’t a big problem, because everyone will understand me then. LG Cell Phone Software

How to install the Android theme on your LG Cookie Fresh Steps:

Download Gingerbread android.7z & extract the zip file.(TopMenu.dmf, Idle_keyLock.dmf & Power_off.gif). LG-Cookie Fresh info

  1. Open CUST_Theme file using Win Image.
  2. Replace the TopMenu.DMF file in \LGAPP\DMF\TopMenu folder.
  3. Replace the Idle_keyLock.dmf file in \LGAPP\DMF folder.
  4. Replace the Power_off.gif file in \LGAPP\Media\Images\Default images folder.
  5. Save the CUST_theme files.
  6. Upload the CUST_Theme file to your phone.
    http://4shared.com/file/sOlG6t63/Gingerbread_android.html

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LG Cookie Fresh GS290 Hard Reset

Open your LG Cookie Fresh GS290, go to Phone Settings then Reset. Type in code (usually 0000) and your done! WARNING: this will delete all the settings for Browser, so Internet will no longer work. If this method doesn’t work for you, try the following way. LG-Cookie Fresh info

How to do a Hard Reset on LG Cookie Fresh GS290

  1. Call 1809#*290# 
  2. Factory mode
  3. Factory reset and wait (because the phone is going to restart or turn off)

Every time you try to reset your phone, remember to backup your files and data first. Good luck.

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Secret Menu for All LG Cookie Models

In this topic I’ll try to tell you the all secret menus for LG Cookie models.

LG Cookie Secret Menus lists:

  • LG Cookie: 1809#*500#
  • LG Cookie Fresh: 1809#*290#
  • LG Cookie Plus: 1809#*500#
  • LG Cookie 3G: 1809#*520#
  • LG Cookie Pro: 1809#*350#
  • LG Cookie Clubby: 1809#*555#
  • LG Cookie Wifi[570]: 1809#*570#
  • LG Cookie Pop/Pep : 1809#*510#

How to enter into the secret menu:

  1. Open you phone, go to dial
  2. Type in the Secret Menu
  3. You are there
  4. BE CAREFUL!

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How to hack LG Cookie Fresh

In order to hack the LG Cookie Fresh you will need to download this file http://www.megaupload.com/?d=0Z66SJN4 and place it in C:\    (its V10D but you have to unpacked it -  V10D.kdz).  LG Phone Problem and Solution

Download LG UNITS here  –> http://www.megaupload.com/?d=J5RVB6G2 (it you already have it don’t download). LG-Cookie Fresh info

Now follow this tutorial to hack your LG Cookie Fresh:
1.Run lg units
2.Press I then press ENTER
3.Write   C:\V10D.kdz   then press ENTER
4.Go to C   there is the file V10D.cab
5.Unpack V10D.cab (there will be 5 files- V10D.wdb, Inf_WebDnld.dll , mergeResult.txt , name.txt and Folder Dll)
6.Run lg units
7.Press H then press ENTER
8.Write C:\ Inf_WebDnld.dll and press ENTER
9.Write C: \ V10D.wdb and press ENTER
10.Write V10D_00 or V10F_00 and press ENTER
11.Go to C .Yo will find these files:
GS290AT-00-V10D-EUR-XX-MAR-1923 2010 +0 _CUST.dfat       – rename it to CUST_THEME.dfat
GS290AT-00-V10D-EUR-XX-MAR-1923 2010 +0 _psi_paging.flb   – rename it to GS290.flb

12.Run lg units
13.Press G then press ENTER
14.Write C: \ CUST_THEME.dfat and press ENTER
15.Write C: \ CUST_THEME and press ENTER
16.Go to C  you will find the file CUST_THEME
17.Copy the file IFWD_DownloadDll.dll into lg units
18.Edit CUST_THEME whit WinImage  download here –> http://www.megaupload.com/?d=NQA4AVYY
19.Follow this a part of AQA’s tutorial)

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How to Update LG Cookie Fresh GS290 Firmware

We’ve found many different version of the LG Cookie Fresh GS290. However, if you want to use the new firmware, then you have to update your phone. So the upgrade tutorial is necessary. Here we pasted a full instruction on how to update the LG Cookie Fresh GS290 from forum, it haven’t be tested on my phone. But someone on the forum have tried the tutorial and said it works great. If you are interested, go head. LG-Cookie Fresh info

So what you need before updating LG Cookie Fresh GS290?

1. B2CAppSetup-   download it from uk lg moble software download, or alternately i have uploaded it to

2. Lg Pc suit II-  (Supplied with phone on small cd, or download it from uk lg mobile software support website.), or PC suit III

3. LG Util Files, Usb driver and Flash loader utility-  I have uploaded them to

LG Cookie Fresh GS290 Firmwares:

Installing required software

Note: Install every thing as administrator (right click the program icon & click run as administrator.

Install LG PC Suit II (also let it install usb modem). Go to C:\USB_Driver and flash driver and install LG USB Modem driver followed by  FlashUsb driver install (included in the folder…run setup file.)

Install B2CAppSetup [downloaded in (1)].(It will create lg mobile suppot tool in All programs of startmenu.

Installation procedure of required softwares Completed. Now, Follow Following Steps To Flash with new firmware. LG Phone Problem and Solution

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