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In article <A8AJe.1591$lT.400@trndny05>,
Philip P. Obbard <email@example.com> wrote:
>I just got bitpim working with my LG VX6100 yesterday. Whenever I connect
>the phone (and WinXP recognizes it as a USB device), bitpim pops up a
>messagebox saying "No phone detected" - but if I try to send/get data from
>the phone, it works just fine. I think the error message itself is an
>"perkins00" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> So I have the USB cable and installed the drivers. I downloaded the
>> bitpim and it will not detect my phone. I have changed the settings to
>> try all of the possible com ports and still nothing. Can anyone help?
Bitpim + 6100 work fine for me. Plug the USB cable from my laptop into
the phone. Turned on the phone. Laptop saw the device as new and
prompted for the drivers. Put in the Verizon Wireless CD and gave it the
first LGE device found. Went a few rounds with the driver (XP saw the
phone as a modem, USB serial port, and a couple other things).
I had already downloaded Bitpim but recalled I needed to install the phone
first when I was saw the serial port setting as auto within the program.
After the drivers were installed, I ran a test (with the phone on) to
import data from the phone. Worked like a charm the first time.
So, if you are having problems, did you use the drivers from the VZW
media? Was the phone turned on? Is your cable from VZW (mobile office