No wallaperSupport


Last Updated: 2011-03-17 18:12:30
  1. Lennart

    Lennart Member

    New to the forum, to Android and th lg gt540. Noob warning!!!
    Just purchased th gt 540 and love it to bits. However, can't seem to find any wallpaper!??? Is this normal or did I miss something? It came loaded with android 2.1 and I have the lg start screen/loader.
    Thanks in advance for your help/answer.

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  2. iRhyiku

    iRhyiku Well-Known Member

    just press and hold your finger on an empty space on the home screen, and select wallpaper.
    you can also select images from your sd card using this way
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  3. Lennart

    Lennart Member

    Thanks iRhyiku, appreciate your help. I've done that and chose background gallery. Problem is that it's empty! I would have expected that there would be some wallpaper already there to choose from!
  4. YouTu_01

    YouTu_01 Well-Known Member

    that's really weird, there's CM7 backgrounds, live wallpapers, your own wallpapers... that's odd..
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  5. dudeman1996

    dudeman1996 Well-Known Member

    At the homescreen, press the menu button, then tap wallpapers and you can choose from the built in wallpapers, or an image from your SD Card :)
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  6. LxDroid

    LxDroid Active Member

    thats because u have CyanogenMod 7 rom on ur phone?? lulz
  7. YouTu_01

    YouTu_01 Well-Known Member

    haha, ah didn't read it well...he's not using the rom right?... *face palm*... damn.. i was sleeping..
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  8. LxDroid

    LxDroid Active Member

    Haha well everyone fail some times
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  9. Lennart

    Lennart Member

    :confused:Rite, this got me really confused. Now just help me out here: should they be there or not, no mod, rooted or whatever just plain and simple original 2.1. And if so where???
  10. iRhyiku

    iRhyiku Well-Known Member

    They should have wallpapers pre-installed. I did when i upgraded from 1.6 to 2.1 not rooted, or anything
    hold anywhere on the home screen (or press menu - wallpaper)
    and choose wallpaper
    ...?
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  11. YouTu_01

    YouTu_01 Well-Known Member

    yeah they should've added some wallpapers?, go to your gallery and select one?


    on you homescreen, press menu key>wallpapers
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  12. dudeman1996

    dudeman1996 Well-Known Member

    There is definitely wallpapers included on any version of ROM or Android, if you go to the homescreen, press the menu button, and tap wallpapers, then you can choose what wallpaper you want:
    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    :)
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  13. Lennart

    Lennart Member

    So, it seems they should be there, fact is: they're not. Now how do I get them? Factory reset?
  14. dudeman1996

    dudeman1996 Well-Known Member

    Wait, so what happens when you push the menu button at the homescreen?
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  15. Lennart

    Lennart Member

    Up comes a menu with: add, background, home settings, search, messages, settings. I push the background button and I come to an empty folder.
  16. dudeman1996

    dudeman1996 Well-Known Member

    What d'you mean by empty folder? Does a window pop up and it's blank?
  17. Lennart

    Lennart Member

    Yes, well it was. I've since imported some pictures which are there now.
  18. dudeman1996

    dudeman1996 Well-Known Member

    So you can change your background now?
  19. Lennart

    Lennart Member

    Yes, I can. But the question is and was: shouldn't there be a standard set of wallpapers there? If so I want to have them. So what do I do to get them? Factory reset?
  20. dudeman1996

    dudeman1996 Well-Known Member

    Yes there should be.. not sure why there isn't. How did you update the phone? I don't think a factory reset would work
  21. Lennart

    Lennart Member

    I didnt do nozzing:):):). It came from the shop brandnew in the box with 2.1 loaded (incl 2gb memory-card)
  22. dudeman1996

    dudeman1996 Well-Known Member

    That's weird, what shop did you get it from?
  23. Lennart

    Lennart Member

    This made me check again......and then I noticed the folder wasn't really blank but very slightly greyish and under it there were another two slightly greyish squares. I then found that I could scroll to the right and there they were!!! :mad::mad: Beautiful standard wallpapers!
    Glad I warned beforehand!
    Thank you Dudeman for your help and patience!!!
  24. dudeman1996

    dudeman1996 Well-Known Member

    Ahh, well at least you've found it! :D

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