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TracFone LG840G Cell Phone

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TracFone LG840G Cell Phone

The TracFone LG840G Cell Phone has all the basics you need to connect on the go. The LG840G Phone is app capable, with a 3.2" touchscreen and a built-in MP3 player. This TracFone Cell Phone features the pay as you go flexibility of TracFone, with free triple minutes for life. Send and receive calls, texts, MMS picture messages, instant messages and even international text messages with the TracFone LG480G Cell Phone. The phone has room for up to 1,000 contacts in the address book. With a talk time of up to 3.7 hours and a standby life of up 13 days, you will be ready to connect most anytime. Included with the LG480G Phone is the battery, charger, activation card, service guide and user manual.
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Questions & Answers for Tracfone TracFone LG840G Cell Phone

Question

Can the AirTime that I did not use rollover to the next?

asked 2 years, 5 months ago
By
PC
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
As long as the service date is good your minutes stay on the phone, if your service date starts to run out you can go online and buy 30 additional days.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
totiger3
answer 2
Yes
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
georgiacarver
Question

How do I change my password for the voice mail?

asked 2 years, 2 months ago
By
Queene
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
From your phone dial in to Voicemail and after you hear messages press 4 for more options, press 2 for Administrative Options, press 1 to change your password.

You may also dial in from a different phone and after you hear the greeting press the asterisk and type your current password. Then press, 4,2,1.
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
By
Canopyfan2
answer 2
You have to call TracFone support and have them do it for you.
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
By
Madman32
Question

Does the LG840G use AT&T towers?

Only Verizon and AT&T towers seemed to work where I travel. I tried calling and also emailed Tracfone and haven't gotten an answer. If anyone knows I would appreciate the info. Thanks
asked 2 years, 5 months ago
By
bk
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
A T & T
answered 2 years, 4 months ago
By
Suzyhen
answer 2
Trackfones and Net10 phones are both AT&T network based phones so they should work with AT&T towers.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
Owns
Question

where can i find a silicone skin to fit this phone

asked 2 years, 6 months ago
By
granma
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
You can now order on ebayhttp://www.ebay.com/itm/SILICONE-SOFT-CASE-SKIN-COVER-LG-840g-LG840g-/271160831474?pt=PDA_Accessories&var=&hash=item3f2271edf2 from US sites:
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
By
Maddydeh
answer 2
I have asked this same question, there is a Spanish ebay site that sells gel covers for T375 andT395(same phone as LG 840g), but I have just recently found a US site for that same Spanish company, it's in English and much easier to work with,
http://www.ebay.com/itm/350669399759?var=620080272847
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
By
xyz10
Question

Can I access keyboard while I'm on a call. If so, how?

If calling tech support for some product or service, you have to enter a number or a series of numbers -- but how do I access the onscreen keyboard while on a call?
asked 2 years, 5 months ago
By
toody
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
Push the "dialpad" icon at the bottom of the screen
answered 2 years, 4 months ago
By
Madman32
answer 2
yes, after you dial or after you "accept call" at the bottom of the screen you will see "contacts--dial pad--end call", clicking on "dial pad" will access the dial pad without interfering with your call
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
xyz10
Question

Does this have a sliding keyboard

asked 2 years, 3 months ago
By
springer
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
No it does not have the sliding keyboard. It has a virtual qwerty keyboard that can be used for texting, entering url's and contacts. Everything else is the old numeric type keyboard.
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
By
RJand3
answer 2
no, it is a touch screen keyboard
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
By
Maddydeh
Question

where is the speaker phone on the lg840g

asked 2 years, 5 months ago
By
csskdk
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
when your call is connected, there is a icon of a speaker with a little dot beside it in the lower left part of screen , but if you don't see that, in the upper right where the menu button is , touch this and it will have option for speaker phone.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
totiger3
answer 2
when you receive a call, AFTER you "accept call" you will see a small speaker icon, click on that and the little circle will turn green, then "speaker phone " is activated--- when you are making a call, you will see the speaker icon immediately, again, click on that icon, the small circle will turn green and your "speaker phone" is activated
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
xyz10
Question

will Lg 840g pair with Ford sync bluetooth?

Has anyone had problems pairing The sync Bluetooth in Ford vehicles to LG 840G Trac. We tried, didn't work. Dealership could not make it pair as well. Spoke with Trac Corporate; they could not understand why didn't work either. Quick response appreciated.
asked 2 years ago
By
max
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
Max, yes you CAN pair the two, even though everyone says it's not possible. First, configure the phone -- ALL contacts must be stored on the SIM card, rather than phone memory. The phone will usually store contact to "memory" by default... you'll have to swap them to the SIM card in the "contacts" list. Also, the telephone numbers have to be entered with the "1" preceding the number. Sync won't recognize the entries, without that format. Ok, once you have that completed, the phone is ready. Now, go into the "phone" settings in the Sync system and delete ALL info from the previous phone, including the contact list #phonebook#. Then, switch on the Bluetooth on the LG840...the Sync system should walk you through the pairing process and then ask if you want to "download phonebook". Tell it "yes". After that, you should be good to go. Mine works as well as it did with the Galaxy S3 that was previously connected. I hope this helps!!
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
By
larrymac19
answer 2
You know, one would think that 'Bluetooth' operating specs. would be the same from device to device. As you have found there are problems. Could be as simple as a wire bundle shielding the rec. antenna port or simply, will not work. If the reception port is visible is there a 'film' of protection over the trim somewhere that is still in place. (this for wireless). For plugin, it isn't impossible for small mini harness to be defective. Try another. I hope any of this helps. Good Luck. ( i am trained in 2-way Radio Communications)
answered 1 year, 7 months ago
By
W4MVM
Question

does it take mins off the phone when connected to your home WiFi connectivity

asked 1 year, 11 months ago
By
cellguy12
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
you will only use your minutes if you click on browser without being connected to a wifi. connect to a wifi first, then click on your browser and you won't use any of your minutes. i suggest downloading the opera browser. it is a much better browser.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
jon007
answer 2
No.

But you must connect to WiFi before you start your browser.

If you open the browser first then you are not using WiFi.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
Canopyfan2
Question

How do I download pictures to my computer?

asked 1 year, 10 months ago
By
Gigi
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
Several options.

A: Buy a micro USB to USB adapter cable
B: WiFi network to your PC
C: Blue tooth capable PC
D: Micro SD adapter to plug into your PC's card reader
E: If all else fails, can always Email them to yourself
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
By
Madman32
answer 2
Yep you can download and upload pictures and music.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
By
snjguy1
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