A new maintenance firmware update has been released for the LG Vortex via Verizon Wireless, the software version is VS660ZV7. This update includes numerous enhancements and improvements, including an update to Android OS 2.2.2. LG-Vortex info
Following is the link with the LG Vortex update information.
+ Place outgoing calls without interruption.
+ Added call forwarding feature to enable/disable call forwarding to the number entered in the field.
Email and Messaging
+Reply to SMS messages via vtext.com.
+ Swype® feature remains fully functional during use. Web Browsing and Data Access
+ Manage data access when roaming Globally. To access, go to: Settings > Wireless & Networks > Mobile networks menu LG Android Phones
Additional Device Features
+ Power on your LG Vortex without experiencing any device interruption.
+ Device’s touch screen supports multi-touch input, including two-finger gesture detection.
+ Access updated versions of preloaded applications, including:
• Android Market
• Slacker Radio
• Voice Search
For step-by-step instructions on how to perform the download, please visit verizonwireless.com/vortexsupport. As always, if you do install, be sure to backup your device and take all necessary precautions before you start. LG Cell Phone Software
Following is a guide on how to downgrade the LG Vortex from 2.2.1 to 2.2 and get root back. LG Phone Problem and Solution
How to downgrade LG Vortex from 2.2.1 to 2.2? This is a guide on how to downgrade your phone if you updated to 2.2.1 and lost root. LG-Vortex info
First you will have to get files from here
Extract it to your desktop
The file "LGNPST_General_v1.2_Lab_Version.msi" must be run first. this installs the program but it will be unusable. Take the file in the "LGNPST LAB 1.2" folder and copy and paste it into "C:/LG Electronics/LGNPST/".
Make a shortcut on your desktop for this file as it is the one needed to make the program work.
Than install the Companent and Generic files From here
This will install all versions of the .dll’s from 1.0 to 5.0
Next create a folder named "Model" and "LGVS660" in "C:/LG Electronics/LGNPST/".
Now extract the KGVS660.rar and put the "tot’, SCR and the dll file into the "LGVS660" Folder.
Now open up the run program and put this in there (regsvr32 "C:\LG Electronics\LGNPST\Model\LGVS660\VS660.dll") without the ()
From there open LGNPST from your shortcut. If your phone is plugged in it should recognize it immediately. If it doesn’t click "File" then "Select DLL then choose MS690.dll from the list.
Make sure that where it says "Provision" it is set to "Upgrade". Do not ask about any of the other modes because I have no idea what they do or how they work.
Where it says "BIN file" click the folder icon and type in *.* where it says file name then click "Open" then choose the "MS690ZV3_36.S3_36.P3014.tot" file.
Put a check mark in "SCR file" and add the "Common_UserSCR_00.scr" file
Once that’s done you’re set for a complete restore and back on the path of 2.2 and get rooted again.
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Here we offer you 2 methods to sync LG Vortex contracts. LG Android Phones
How can I sync LG Vortex’s contacts?
Note:Each account has different sync timing. Google Accounts allow you to select (with checkmarks) whether or not you want automatic synchronization. You can also press the Menu Key and touch Sync now to manually synchronize data. LG Phone Problem and Solution
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