LG101

Very thin, very affordable. The LG101 packs all your wireless essentials into one low-priced slim phone. With talk, text, IM and email, all for under $20, this phone has Common Cents written all over it.

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Phone Features

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  • Text Messaging
  • Email + IM
  • Speakerphone
  • Opera Mini
  • Ringtones
  • Games & Apps
  • Graphics
  • Mobile Web

Specifications

  • Form Factor Bar
  • Memory: 5 MB
  • Caller ID
  • Speakerphone
  • Voicemail
  • 1-Touch Speed Dial
  • Contacts: 600
  • Capacitado con mean en Espanol

Dimensions

  • Size: 4.13" x 1.81" x 0.51"
  • Weight: 2.45 Ounces

Battery Life

  • Talk Time: 4 hours
  • Standby time: 8 days

Resources

FAQs

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  • LG101: How do I get my text messages?

    When you receive a new text message, an alert will pop up on your screen along with an envelope icon at the top. When this happens, select View (or Dismiss, if you would rather read the message later). If you dismiss this screen, you will still have the Envelope with a T on the top of your screen until you go to your inbox to view the message.

    To read a message from your inbox, go to Menu -> Messaging -> Inbox. Scroll through the messages to select the one you want and press OK to read. Once you read all unread messages, the envelope icon will disappear from the main screen.

  • LG101: How do I change the volume of the ringtone/headset/keypad?

    Just press the Up or Down volume keys on the side of your phone. You can also go to Menu -> Tools & Settings -> Settings -> Sounds -> Volume and choose the items that would like to change. Adjust the volume within these menus by using the up/down arrow keys.

  • LG101: How do I get my Service Alerts?

    From time to time, we might send you text messages regarding your account balance, service announcements, or other information. Most Service Alerts will automatically appear on your main screen when the phone is on.

    If you miss a Service Alert, it will be stored in a folder for you to retrieve later. To read a stored Service Alert, go to Menu -> Messaging -> Service Alerts. Highlight one of the alerts from the list and select OK to read it. Once you view it, the notification icon will disappear.

  • LG101: How do I download ringtones, graphics, etc?

    You can do it from the Downloads menu on your phone (Menu -> Downloads) or here on our website.

  • LG101: How do I change my screensavers?

    From the main screen, select Menu -> Tools & Settings -> Display -> Settings -> Display -> Main Screen -> Screensaver. From this menu, you can set the screensaver timeout or choose a screensaver.

  • LG101: How can I set up different Txt Tones for different texters?

    Highlight a contact from within your Contacts List and press OK to select it. Press the "Options" (right option button) and select "Edit" to enter the Edit menu. Then scroll down to the Txt Tone field and press OK. Then choose which alert you want to customize and use the up and down navigation keys to scroll through available options. Press OK to select your Txt Tone and "Save" to save your settings.

  • LG101: How do I save a number and name?

    To save a number, enter the phone number at the main screen and press the left option button to select Save.

  • LG101: How do I change my ringtone?

    From the main screen, go to Menu -> Tools & Settings -> Settings -> Sounds -> Ringtone Type and choose what type of ringtone you'd like to apply. Scroll up or down to your desired ringtone and press the left option button, "Assign," to select it.

  • LG101: How do I make my phone vibrate instead of ring?

    Press the Down button on the side volume key until the phone says "Vibrate" and then press OK. Another way to do it is to hold down the # key.

  • LG101: How do I use the alarm clock?

    From the main screen, select Menu -> Tools & Settings -> Tools -> Alarm Clock. Highlight one of the alarms that is not in use, set it to "On," enter your alarm time, recurrence preference, and alarm tone. Then select "Save."

  • LG101: How do I send a text message to an email address?

    Select an email address from one of your contacts or enter a new email address in the "Send To" field. Then, type in your message and hit "Send."

    To enter numbers or symbols such as "@", press 1 until you see the symbol you want.

  • LG101: How do I delete voicemail?

    Listen to a message, then follow the prompts to delete it.

  • LG101: How do I program voicemail?

    Press and hold the "1" key on your phone. This will dial you directly into voicemail.

    The voicemail system will ask you to select a pass code, record your name and a greeting, and set-up your preferences.

    That's it. Now, any incoming calls that you don't answer will automatically be forwarded to your Common Cents Mobile voicemail.

  • LG101: How do I delete a text message?

    Go to Menu -> Messaging -> Messages. Select the message you would like to delete and press Options -> Erase. Or, open a message and select Options -> Erase. Then, select "Yes" at the prompt.

    To erase ALL of the messages in a folder, browse to that folder and press Options -> Erase all.

    To erase ALL messages in all folders select Menu -> Messaging -> Erase Msgs.

  • LG101: How do I adjust the backlighting?

    You can adjust how long the keypad backlighting stays on by going to Menu -> Tools & Settings -> Settings -> Display -> Main Screen -> Backlight. Then choose the options based on your preference.

  • LG101: What is Downloads?

    With Downloads your phone, you can download the latest ringtones, graphics, and more.

  • LG101: How do I put my phone in silent mode?

    Press Down butoon on the side volume key until the phone says "Silent All" and then press OK.

  • LG101: How do I check my balance?

    Press and hold the up arrow on your keypad to instantly check your balance. Or, select Menu -> My Account. You can also check your balance at anytime by logging into "My Account"

  • LG101: How do I use a headset?

    To use a headset, plug the device into the audio output jack on the side of the phone. To adjust the volume of the earpiece, use the volume keys on the side of your phone.

  • LG101: How do I check voicemail?

    Press and hold the "1" key. Your phone will dial your voicemail number for you. Enter your pass code at the prompt, and you're in.

  • LG101: How do I get information on recent calls?

    Review recent calls by pressing TALK and select the recent call list you'd like to view.

    To call a number from one of the recent calls lists, select the number and press the green phone key.

    You can also save a number from any of the recent calls list by highlighting the number and then pressing the left option button to select Save. Select "New Entry" or "Existing Entry" to assign the number to an existing entry in your Contact List.

  • LG101: How to program your LG101

    Once your account has been activated, you'll need to program your Common Cents Mobile phone number into your phone. Here's how...

    1. Turn on your phone.
    2. Dial #-#-8-4-7-4-4-6-#
    3. You are now in the Programming menu. Scroll down to "Activate Phone" and hit "OK."
    4. Your phone will connect to the network and then the screen will say: "Hi. Press Start to continue the activation process." Scroll down to "Start" and hit "OK."
    5. Your phone will say "We're getting your phone number for you." Your phone will then display your Common Cents Mobile phone number. Write it down.
    6. Scroll down to "Finish" and hit "OK" to complete the activation process. Your phone will turn off and back on by itself.

    That's it - you're done! It might take a couple of hours to get you set up on our network, but we'll send a text message to your phone to let you know you can start talking. Also, it may take up to 4 hours for Downlaods, voicemail, and Refill features to come online.

  • LG101: How do I change the banner display?

    From the main screen select Menu -> Tools & Settings -> Settings -> Display -> Main Screen -> Foregrounds -> Greeting Banner. Delete the current text to enter your greeting, choose a Font Color and an outline color then hit Save.

  • LG101: How do I play games?

    You can play the preloaded game demos on your phone by going to: Menu -> My Stuff -> Games. Or go to Menu -> Downloads to download more.

  • LG101: How can I set up different ringtones for different callers?

    Highlight a contact from within your Contacts List and press OK to select it. Press the "Options" (right option button) and select "Edit" to enter the edit menu. Then scroll down to the ringtone icon and press right option button, "Add." Then use the up and down navigation keys to scroll through available options and press OK to select your ringtone.

  • LG101: How do I use the calculator?

    From the main screen, select Menu -> Tools & Settings -> Tools -> Calculator and use the keypad to enter numbers. Select the mathematical function you want to perform by using the navigation keys and press OK to calculate your results.

  • LG101: How do I send a text message?

    Select Menu -> Messaging -> Send message. Select "Go to Contacts" to choose a contact from your address book or press "New Addr" on the right option button to enter a number/address manually.

    To choose multiple recipients from your address book, press "Multiple" on the left option button, highlight the contact entry, and press the OK key to check them. Press "Continue" on the left option button when finished.

    There are six text entry modes: Abc, 123, T9, Symbols, Emoticons, and Auto Text. To switch between entering numbers, letters, and symbols, select Options and then choose whichever entry mode best fits what you want to type.

  • LG101: How do I turn my phone on/off?

    To turn your phone on, press the End/Power key. To turn your phone off, press and hold the End/Power key.

  • LG101: How do I erase recent calls?

    Erase recent calls by pressing TALK and selecting the list you would like to erase. Press the right option button, choose "Erase All," and press OK.

  • LG101: How do I charge my phone?

    Your phone came with a charger when you bought it. Just plug the charger jack into the phone and plug it into a wall outlet. A battery icon in the upper right corner of the screen will light up to indicate that charging is in progress.

  • LG101: How do I change my wallpaper?

    From the main screen, select Menu -> Tools & Settings -> Display -> Settings -> Display -> Main Screen -> Wallpaper. From this menu, you can choose a wallpaper (Graphic or Video) for the internal or external screen.

  • LG101: How do I change the way icons and menu items are displayed?

    From the main screen, select Menu -> Tools & Settings -> Display -> Settings -> Display -> Main Screen -> Menu Styles. Choose the menu style and theme combination you want, and press OK.

  • LG101: How do I lock/unlock my phone?

    "To lock your phone or change your lock code, go to Menu -> Tools & Settings -> Settings -> More... -> Security. Enter your four-digit lock code (the default lock code is either 0000 or the last four digits of your phone number) and select "Lock Phone" or change the options to your preference.

    To Unlock your phone, select unlock left option key from the main screen and enter your four-digit lock code.

  • How do I change volume during a call?

    Use the volume keys on the side of the phone to raise or lower the volume during a call.