How to Flash .kdz on LG Optimus 3D

Ok LG Optimus 3D owners, here’s a great tip! reddoors presents an interesting tutorial on how to install kdz firmware on your LG Optimus 3D. A full guide that will lead you through every step to successfully upgrade your phone, including a list of the necessary files, preparing your phone and flashing, all explained on a very easy language and including all the necessary files. Be sure to understand all instructions before proceeding and don’t forget to leave your feedback. LG Android Phones

All things you will need before flashing your LG Optimus 3D:

  1. DOWNLOAD: https://www.box.com/s/78mnd1hg7hnvi6wqjpt3
  2. DRIVERS: http://www.filesonic.com/file/MCCI(r)FirmwareUpdateDriverforMTK.zip
  3. Latest O3D Firmware: http://www.lg-phones.org/official-lg-optimus-3d-firmware-download.html

How to flash LG Optimus 3D with a kdz file steps: LG Phone Problem and Solution

  1. Download KDZ_FW_UPD_EN.zip
  2. Install B2CAppSetup.exe (if you don’t have) B2CAppSetup.exe
  3. Install USB drivers from this program (if you don’t have)
  4. Turn on “debug mode” in phone (menu/settings/application/development/USB debugging), then plug in into computer.
  5. Wait for driver installation.
  6. Install Msxml.msi (right button in mouse)
  7. Use Enabler.exe and turn to “ON”
  8. Turn On UpTestEX_mod2_marwin.exe .select your KDZ file. Set emeregency, 3gQCT as pictured and press “NORMALL WEB UPGRADE TEST. (on screenshot)
  9. Flash starts automatically.

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LG Optimus 3D CM7 Firmware Download

The most coveted of all the custom ROMS, the CyanogenMod ROM, has been available for LG Optimus 3D with a beta version SelfKANG2. This unofficial version still has some Known issues: LG Android Phones

  • HDMI is broken
  • 3D stills (photos) are not working. Taking them crashes the Camera app, viewing them shows both frames side-by-side
  • Wireless Tethering works, but fails to stop. You’ll have to reboot the phone after use

Official site: http://rootzwiki.com/showthread.php?5701-Almost-CyanogenMod-CM7-SelfKANG1-for-Optimus3D

LG Optimus 3D CM7 SelfKANG2 firmware Download:

For peoples who are trying to install the CyanogenMod 7 on their LG Optimus 3D. There is a step-by-step guide from below. LG Cell Phone Software

How to install CyanogenMod 7 on LG Optimus 3D:

  1. Get (download) the CyanogenMod 7 SelfKANG2 Rom. The experimental variant is the only one available; it should do the job.
  2. Now, place the CyanogenMod update.zip file on the root of the SD card (from the computer).
  3. Restart the LG Optimus 3D and boot it into ClockworkMod Recovery. If you don’t know how to do that follow: turn the phone off, press the power button while holding down the trackball button.
  4. Select “Wipe data / factory reset”. You can move through the menu using the Volume keys and Power, to select the option.
  5. Now, choose “Wipe cache partition” (this is why you need to do a backup).
  6. Select “Install zip from SD card”.
  7. Then, select “Choose zip from SD card”.
  8. After completing all that, select the CyanogenMod update.zip. The .zip file downloaded should be in the list; just pick it.
  9. In order to go back to the main menu, select +++++Go Back+++++.
  10. Reboot.
  11. The Optimus 3D should now reboot into CyanogenMod; that’s it.  LG-Optimus info

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LG Optimus 3D Hard Reset

Here are the instructions on how to perform a Hard Reset on LG Optimus 3D if you are not familiar with the process. LG Android Phones

  1. From the main home screen, tap “Settings” menu, select “Privacy”
  2. Select "Master Reset"
  3. Then finally, Select "Factory data reset".

This will reset your LG Optimus 3D back to the Factory defaults just like it was when it came out of the box. LG Phone Problem and Solution

Caution: Do not select the Erase SD Card unless you want to erase all of your Data.  Your phone is now ready to setup for use.

If your phone can’t been opened, frozen or bricked, and you want to hard reset it LG Optimus 3D, then: LG-Optimus info

  1. Turn off the phone, pull the battery out and put it back in.
  2. Hold the Volume Down button
  3. Then press and hold the Power button. The phone will turn itself on the recovery mode. (this mode requires you to install the CWM Recovery first)
  4. Select "wipe data/factory reset".

All data and applications will be deleted from the LG Optimus 3D. Once the wipe is complete, reboot your phone to have a nice day. LG-Optimus info

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LG Thrill 4G Hard Reset

Here are the instructions on how to perform a Hard Reset on LG Thrill 4G if you are not familiar with the process. LG Android Phones

  1. From the main home screen, tap “Settings” menu, select “Privacy”
  2. Select "Master Reset"
  3. Then finally, Select "Factory data reset".

This will reset your LG Thrill 4G back to the Factory defaults just like it was when it came out of the box. LG Phone Problem and Solution

Caution: Do not select the Erase SD Card unless you want to erase all of your Data.  Your phone is now ready to setup for use.

If your phone can’t been opened, frozen or bricked, and you want to hard reset it LG Thrill 4G, then: LG-Optimus info

  1. Turn off the phone, pull the battery out and put it back in.
  2. Hold the Volume Down button
  3. Then press and hold the Power button. The phone will turn itself on the recovery mode. (this mode requires you to install the CWM Recovery first)
  4. Select "wipe data/factory reset".

All data and applications will be deleted from the LG Thrill 4G. Once the wipe is complete, reboot your phone to have a nice day. LG-Thrill-4G info

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How to fix GPS issues on LG Thrill 4G

We first heard of the GPS issues on the LG Thrill 4G in August, now a senior XDA Member, californiarailroader who has posted a set of guides that will walk users through the GPS fix process. LG Android Phones

All things you will need:

  • A rooted LG Thrill 4G
  • Root Explorer app

Steps to fix GPS issues on LG Thrill 4G: LG Phone Problem and Solution

  1. Root your LG Thrill 4G first http://www.lg-phones.org/att-lg-thrill-4g-root.html
  2. Install the Root Explorer on the device
  3. Once you have rooted on your device and installed Root Explorer, then Using Root Explorer navigate to the system/etc folder
  4. Select the Menu button on the bottom of the phone, select more and then select "create new file" from the menu, name the new file gps.conf
  5. After Gps.Conf is created, in the upper right corner of the Root Exlorer window select the "Mount R/W" to make it say "Mount R/O", this enables you to edit the file.
  6. Hold down on gps.conf and select "open in text editor" from the menu.
  7. Okay, now you have the blank file open, put this in EXACTLY as it appears:
    • NTP_SERVER=north-america.pool.ntp.org
    • XTRA_SERVER_1=http://xtra1.gpsonextra.net/xtra.bin
    • XTRA_SERVER_2=http://xtra2.gpsonextra.net/xtra.bin
    • XTRA_SERVER_3=http://xtra3.gpsonextra.net/xtra.bin
    • SUPL_HOST=supl.google.com
    • SUPL_PORT=7276
  8. After you are done typing the commands, tap on menu button and select Save and Exit. LG-Thrill-4G info
  9. Reboot your LG Thrill 4G, and you should have MUCH better GPS performance.

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Enable Tethering on LG Thrill 4G

I have successfully enabled tethering on my LG Thrill 4G from my windows 7 x64 computer. Basically i did the following. Thanks to stealth110 sharing the methods. LG Android Phones

  1. Download Superoneclick for rooting your LG Thrill 4G
  2. Download and Install SQLite Editor
  3. Under Settings Storage select Settings.db
  4. Select secure
  5. Mine is line 147 yours might be different (tether_entitlement_check_state) change value from 1 to 0 (Zero)
  6. Back out of SQLite till at home screen

Tethering should now be working I have had some problems with restarting and having to go back in and change this setting back to 0, still trying to locate the problem but haven’t really had time to do so. LG Phone Problem and Solution

Steps to enable tethering with an unrooted LG Thrill 4G:

  1. Download any cut from market
  2. Open and select activity then select hidden menu this will give you all of the hidden menu options or you can just select connectivity test.
  3. Open new shortcut and unselect entitlement.

Tether will now be working but once again you will have to go back into the settings and reunselect this option if you reboot. LG-Optimus info

I hope this helps!

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